Alexander Hamilton presentation

The Norfolk Public Library is hosting an event looking back at one of the country’s historic leaders. Gary Hylander will present “Alexander Hamilton: America’s First Secretary of the Treasury” on Thursday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. In addition to bing the first treasury secretary, Hamilton was a founding father, a major author of the Federalist Papers and killed in a duel with Aaron Burr. The event will be held in the library’s community room.