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We have a variety of ebooks, audiobooks and e-magazines that can be downloaded to your computer or mobile device. 

Questions? Call the Information Desk, or come in with your device.  We'd be happy to demonstrate these resources for you. 

Research Tools

The Cora J. Belden Library provides free online resources to educate and inspire you.

  • Our Databases provide access to articles and information on a wide variety of topics.
  • Our E-Learning resources will help you learn new skills and prepare for exams and interviews.
  • Our Recommended Websites provide a sampling of favorite sites chosen by our librarians.

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Tabletop Gaming Club

Monday afternoons, 4:00 - 5:00 pm - This club is a place where kids & teens can come after school to play all types of tabletop gaming, meet new friends, learn new games, and more!  No need to sign up, just drop in!

Computer Basics

Wednesdays, June 6th, 13th and 27th, 2:00 pm - Computer Basics. Join us to learn some fundamental computer skills. Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623. Register online for June 13. Register for June 27.

Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program - Libraries Rock! Our popular Summer Reading Program kicked off on June 21st.  We have a new online portal to track your activity, plus rewards and events specifically tailored for children, teens and adults.

Health Detective

Tuesday, June 26th, 6:30 pm - Health Detective. Learn about food and product labels to help minimize toxins in your life. Registration is requested. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

DJ Dance Party

Wednesday, June 27, 2-3 pm - Kick off the Summer Reading Season in style . . . Celebrate with DJ Bob! Fun for all ages - no registration needed!

Play the Harmonica

Wednesday, June 27th, 6:30 pm - Join us for a concert & mini lesson with musician Steve Polezonis. Receive a free harmonica & one month of free online lessons! For children and teens entering grades 5-12. Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Edukated Fleas Ukulele Workshop

Thursday, June 28th, 2:00 pm - Come learn to play the ukulele! The Edukated Fleas will bring 15-20 ukuleles to share, but you can bring your own too! For children ages 8 and up! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Mystery Book Discussion

Wednesday, July 11, 6:30 pm - Enjoy a good mystery? Join our mystery book discussion! This month’s selection is Death at Breakfast by Beth Gutcheon.

Maker Camp

July 31st, August 7th, and August 14th - Tuesdays @ 3:00 - For students in grades 4-8, join us to build a paper cargo plane, bucket tower, and PVC rocket! Registration is required for each event and will open two weeks prior to the date of the event.

Contact Information

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Cora J. Belden Library
33 Church St.
Rocky Hill, CT

Mary Hogan, Director of the Library
PHONE: 860-258-7621
Information Desk:    860-258-7623

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The library will be closed on Sundays starting May 3rd.

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