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Introduction to the Local History Room


Join us for an overview of Local History's collections and online resources.

AGE GROUP: | Adults (18+) |

EVENT TYPE: | Education and Lifelong Learning |

TAGS: | Adult Learning |

Ives Main Library

Phone: 203-946-8130

Mon, Aug 10 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Aug 11 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Aug 12 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Aug 13 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Aug 14 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Aug 15 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 16 Closed

About the library

The Ives Main Library, designed by renowned architect, Cass Gilbert in 1911, is a cornerstone of the historic New Haven Green. The facility is a community treasure and features unique design details, including several WPA-era murals. Ives is open 54 hours a week, Monday-Saturday, and houses major public service departments for children and teens as well as adult reference, a computer tech center and Ives Squared, a newly renovated space for innovation and entrepreneurship.

Upcoming events

Sat, Aug 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Sat, Aug 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Mon, Aug 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Aug 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Aug 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Wed, Aug 19, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
New date Wednesday, August 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wed, Aug 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wed, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Wed, Aug 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Thu, Aug 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Mon, Aug 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Aug 26, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
New date Wednesday, August 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wed, Aug 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wed, Aug 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Thu, Aug 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm