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Collections - Children: Youth Programs

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In collaboration with CRIS Radio (Connecticut Radio Information System), a Windsor-based nonprofit radio station that serves people who are blind or unable to read due to various print challenges, the CRISKids Book Club provides a unique reading tool that combines narrated audio books with the hard-copy versions

Click here to visit the CRISkids Libguide and learn more about these book/activity bundles!
Click here to register for the CRISkids book club
Click here to request a CRISkid book club kit


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Math Help at the Downtown Library

Drop In Math Tutoring for All Ages from a High School Math Teacher

Receive free math tutoring for all ages at the downtown library

Mondays-Thursdays from 3:30-5:30

Saturdays from 9:00-2:00

Contact Clara at or contact The American Place at (860) 695-6337 for more information.

Hartford Public Library 

Central Branch:  500 Main Street. Hartford, CT 06103 
Phone: 860-695-6300 | Text: 860-530-4376 | Email: | Chat:
For Branch locations and hours, click here