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Posted on: May 25, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Reminder: Combined Free Food Distro, Vaccine Clinic and Free Paper Shredding Today 5/25, 4:30-7:00pm

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TODAY! 4:30-7:00pm 
(Schedule of Events below) 

Combined Free Food Drive Up, Vaccination Clinic, and Paper Shredding Event at Town Center Park in Hamden

(RAIN OR SHINE - Open to ALL, do not need to be a Hamden resident or a food drive-up recipient to participate - need Hamden ID to sign up for library card)

Join the Town of Hamden as we host the monthly CT Food Bank/Foodshare Free Food Drive Up at Hamden Middle School with bonus event:Free Vaccination Clinic by Quinnipiac Valley Health District (Moderna and J&J for 18+) and Paper Shredding.


Hamden Middle School: 2623 Dixwell Ave., Hamden 06518

4:30-5:30: Free Food Drive Up – Just pull up and pop your trunk, volunteers will place the food directly into your trunk. One family portion of groceries per car while supplies last. Provided by CT Food Bank / FOODSHARE

Miller Library Parking Lot at Red Barn: 2901 Dixwell Ave., Hamden 06518

4:30-5:30: Miller Pop-Up Library - Library Card sign ups and books to check out on the spot (Bring your Hamden ID to sign up for a library card).

4:30-6:30: Free paper shredding. Limit 5-7 banker's boxes per person

4:30-7:00: Moderna and J&J Vaccinations (18+ years) by QVHD

4:30-7:00: Free DiSorbo's Italian Bakery Cookies for anyone who gets vaccinated at the event on the day (Moon Rocks will unfortunately not be in attendance due to a street-side accident). 

4:30-7:00: Live music by DJ Leslie Change

This event is produced with the help of Hamden Public Schools, CERT, Hamden Police, Town of Hamden and community volunteers, CT Food Bank/Foodshare. Hamden Arts and Culture, Hamden Keefe Center and more. No ID required – do not need to be a Hamden resident to utilize food distro, vaccine event or paper shredding. Bring a Hamden ID to sign up for a library card.

203-287-7003 for more information

Fill out your vaccine paperwork ahead of time:

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