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In Celebration of Founder's Day!

Flower Arrangement Contest Details

Friends of the Library Special Book Sale!

Saturday, August 29, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Classic Movie Night

Wednesday, September 2, 6:30-8:05 pm

Getting Started With Arduino For Teens Session 1

Thursday, September 3, 6:15-7:45 pm

World War I Revisited

Thursday, September 3, 7:00-8:00 pm

Movie Screening at the Library

Thursday, September 10, 6:00-7:50 pm
In Celebration of Founder’s Day!

In Celebration of Founder’s Day!

Everyone is invited to join the Bethel Public Library as we celebrate Founder’s Day in September! First up is the annual flower arrangement exhibition and contest sponsored by the Library Board of Directors. Why? The Library’s founder, Maria Parloa was active in community landscaping projects—planting shrubs, bulbs, and lots of flowers throughout Bethel! All ages are invited to create… Continue Reading

Friends of the Library Special Book Sale!

Friends of the Library Special Book Sale!

SPECIAL EVENT BOOK SALE   ONE DAY ONLY!  Saturday, August 29, 2015, from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm. Don’t miss this opportunity to get amazing deals AND support your hometown library! The Friends of the Library offer a wide selection of new and vintage books–as well as CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks–all at great prices! All books will be… Continue Reading

In the Spotlight: Language Learning Resources at Your Library

In the Spotlight: Language Learning Resources at Your Library

Whether you’re planning a vacation overseas, or want to explore a new culture without traveling abroad, your hometown library can help you broaden your horizons. How? We have language learning resources that you can access from the comfort of your own home or with a visit to the Library! Continue Reading

3D Printing is Coming to the Library

3D Printing is Coming to the Library

By Lynn Rosato, Library Director July/August 2015 Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Bethel Public Library, and fundraisers held by the Library Board, the Library will purchase a 3D printer this summer. The printer will be the focal point of our new Innovation Station maker space. Other equipment that will be added are… Continue Reading

Find Book-R.!

Find Book-R.!

We’ve got a new buddy here at the Bethel Library, but we’re having some trouble finding him.  This mischievous fellow keeps giving us the slip, so please, help us find him! You’ve heard of “Where’s Waldo,” right?  Well, this summer we are introducing our own version: “Find Book-R.,” or to give him his full moniker,… Continue Reading