New Service Alert: Hotspots!

The Bethel Public Library will now be circulating hotspots to Bethel residents! Hotspots: Provide a secure wifi network wherever you are Circulate for 1 week Fit in your pocket Hotspots will be available for checkout at the Reference Desk, located on the second floor. Interested in borrowing a hotspot? Review our borrower policy here. Continue Reading

Periodic: a monthly blog feature

Periodic: a monthly blog feature

Tax time can be taxing for we mere mortals, especially if all that math results in your owing more tax than was withheld.  The IRS is encouraging people to start now to check that there will be no surprises come next April! To this end, the IRS has updated and improved their useful tool, the… Continue Reading

“Art & Text” with ArtSpace

“Art & Text” with ArtSpace

From the artist: “This project started from an interest in fashion, technology, and where they can meet. I started researching by looking for different computer programs that I could use for my work. I already knew I liked designing patterns and once I discovered I could do so with Processing, I was hooked. After a… Continue Reading

Annual Mini-BIG Book Sale: August 24

Annual Mini-BIG Book Sale: August 24

The Friends of the Bethel Public Library will hold its annual MINI-BIG BOOK SALE on Saturday, August 24 from 10 AM to 4 PM. The sale will take place in the Bethel Public Library’s lobby and community room. Money from the sale helps fund a variety of library programs, including the First Book Program for… Continue Reading

Periodic: a monthly blog feature

Periodic: a monthly blog feature

An occasional review of items that caught our eye in BPL’s magazine subscriptions. A nice aspect of magazine subscriptions is discovering an interesting column or columnist, or a regular feature to which to look forward each month. Often, these involve humor or interesting takes on life. Reader’s Digest is noted for theirs: “Humor in Uniform”… Continue Reading