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Device Users’ Support Group: iPads

Monday, April 6, 6:30-7:45 pm


Pre-School Storytime – Spring Session

Wednesday, April 8, 10:30-11:00 am

Chess Board

Knights’ Chess Club

Wednesday, April 8, 6:30-7:30 pm


QuickBooks, Part 1

Thursday, April 9, 6:00-7:30 pm


Classic Movie Friday

Friday, April 10, 2:00-4:00 pm

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Excel 2013 Pivot Tables

Saturday, April 11, 10:00-11:30 am

Bethel Public Library Board of Directors Scholarship Fund Award for 2015

The Library Board of Directors Scholarship is granted to a high school senior who is a resident of the Town of Bethel, Connecticut, and who plans to attend an accredited degree granting institution.  The scholarship is awarded to a deserving student who has demonstrated a high degree of academic achievement, extra-curricular activities, community activities, and…Continue Reading

Honoring Our Staff

Last Friday, February 27, 2015, the Bethel Library celebrated the anniversaries of two long time employees with a party and reception.  Children’s Librarian Joanne Grumman celebrated 30 years on November 13, 2014 and Administrative Assistant Barbara Wertel celebrated 25 years with the Library on November 27, 2014.  Congratulations Joanne and Barbara! Pictured above: Joanne Grumman,…Continue Reading

Quota and the Bethel Public Library Invite You to Help Those in Need

Quota and the Bethel Public Library Invite You to Help Those in Need

By Lynn Rosato, Library Director March/April 2015 The Bethel Public Library and the Quota Club of Candlewood Valley are working together to help those in need.  And you can benefit, too, because not only will you feel good about helping someone else, you’ll be able to have your overdue fines waived by donating. From February…Continue Reading

For Valentine’s Day, Have a Blind Date With a Book

For Valentine’s Day, Have a Blind Date With a Book

There are no awkward questions, no forced conversations, no judgmental looks, no need to call. Just have a blind date with a book! Sure, it might turn out to be a dud, or it could be the diamond in the rough you wouldn’t have given a chance otherwise. There’s no knowing until you check it…Continue Reading

What’s in Your Wallet?

Your Bethel Library card may be the most valuable card in your wallet, and I invite you to stop by, take a look at our webpage, and check out the calendar of events to find out all that it can do for you!
Make 2015 the year you discover the most valuable card in your wallet!Continue Reading