Campaign Events

Upcoming events 

Sunday, March 25: Jazz for Stetson Library
5-9pm at the Elks Club, 87 Webster St. New Haven

Join us for an evening of live jazz featuring Mo Pleasure and friends, and complimentary hors d'oeuvres to raise funds for the new Stetson Library at the Q House!

Tickets are $25. For more information and tickets, contact:
Diane Brown | | 203.206.3849
Shirley Ellis-West | | 203.676.4147
Althea Norcott | | 203.676.9879

Sponsored by Yale New Haven Health, START Community Bank, and Howard K. Hill Funeral Services

Sunday, May 6: An evening of Jazz and Swing
featuring Jesse "Cheese" Hameen II with Ed Fast and "Conga Bob" at Knickerbocker Golf Club

Past events

Friday, November 3: Online Giving Day
For 24 hours on Nov. 3, will feature the New Haven Free Public Library Foundation and the Stetson Campaign in an exclusive Online Giving Day, and the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven will cover the costs of credit card fees on the first $5,000 raised that day! Plus, all gifts between $50 - $10,000 will be matched dollar for dollar thanks to a generous challenge grant from the Seedlings Foundation.

Saturday, November 4 : Q House Groundbreaking
Join us on Saturday, November 4 at 11:00AM for the Q House Groundbreaking Ceremony! Following the groundbreaking and speaking program, we invite you to celebrate with fellow Q House advocates across the street at Stetson Library.



News & Announcements


Media Advisory: Stetson Campaign Press Conference  |  May 8, 2017


Stetson Library Campaign Gathers Student Momentum
March 13, 2018  |  New Haven Independent

Decade Later, Threatened Library Thrives
February 12, 2018  |  New Haven Independent

Q House Hits Another Milestone as Expansion Begins
November 5, 2017  |  New Haven Register

Q House Breaks Ground
November 4, 2017  |  New Haven Independent

Stetson Turns 100
July 31, 2017  |  New Haven Independent

Stetson Librarian Wins Another Award
May 8, 2017  |  New Haven Independent

Stetson Library Seeks $2M For New “Q” Home
May 11, 2017  |  New Haven Independent

New Haven Free Public Library announces fundraising campaign for new Stetson branch at the Q House
May 10, 2017  |  New Haven Register

End of an Era: Q House Comes Down
January 6, 2017 | New Haven Independent

Hill's "21st Century" Library Turns 10
September 15, 2016  |  New Haven Independent

Muralists Say Goodbye & Hello to the Q
June 6, 2016 | New Haven Independent

Harp, Looney among those at pre-demolition ceremony for Q House in New Haven
June 4, 2016 | New Haven Register

Q House Architect Blazed a Trail
April 4, 2016 | New Haven Independent

Q House, Long Wharf Plans Proceed
February 17, 2016  |  New Haven Independent

Guv: Q House Money On The Way
January 22, 2016  |  New Haven Independent