You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Hamilton

Library breaks monthly record

Continue reading below

Hamilton-Wenham Public Library patrons checked out 24,400 items in July, breaking the July record of 23,389 items in 2009. Among the events driving traffic, according to administrative librarian Rebecca Shea: children’s summer reading programs, a Minecraft gaming session hosted by the library’s Teen Think Tank, and a photography class and exhibit led by Toni Carolina. And through Aug. 26, the library will serve as a collection site for backpacks, notebooks, pens, or other school supplies that will be distributed through the Boxford-based Community Giving Tree organization to Essex County children who cannot afford to buy them. For more information on that or other programs or events, visit www.hwlibrary.org.

Loading comments...
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Already a subscriber?
Your city. Your stories. Your Globe.
Yours FREE for two weeks.
Enjoy free unlimited access to Globe.com for the next two weeks.
Limited time only - No credit card required!
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.
Thanks & Welcome to Globe.com
You now have unlimited access for the next two weeks.
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.