An intriguing combination of fantast thriller and moral allegory, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde depicts the gripping struggle of two opposing personalities — one essentially good, the other evil — for the soul of one man. Its tingling suspense and intelligent and sensitive portrayal of man's dual nature reveals Stevenson as a writer of great skill and originality, whose power to terrify and move us remains, over a century later, undiminished. Books are available for checkout with…Find out more »
This week, we will be showing the classic Hitchcock adaptation of the French novel D'entre les Morts by Pierre Boiliau and Thomas Narcejac, which weaves an intricate web of obsession and deceit. Due to our Licensing agreement, we cannot advertise movie titles. Please contact the Library for more information at 203-794-8756 ext. 4 or click here to subscribe to Library email program notices. Rated PG. Registration is required. Register online, at the Reference Desk, or by calling (203) 794-8756 x…Find out more »
This is part 3 of a 3 part course. In this introductory class, we will explain the purpose and use of the basic tools and methods of the program. Students are strongly encouraged to attend Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 classes. Be sure to bring some of your own digital photos to class for hands-on practice during each session. Prerequisite: Basic computer skills. Students are expected to attend all three parts of this class. Registration is required and limited to 9 attendees. Register…Find out more »
This is part 2 of a 3 part class. This course is a comprehensive overview that will teach you how to create presentations that include video, charts, animations, and more. Students should already have a working knowledge of Windows 7 or 8 and basic computer operations. Students are expected to attend all three parts of this class. Registration is required and limited to 9 attendees. Register online, at the Reference Desk, or by calling (203) 794-8756 x 4. PLEASE NOTE THAT WHEN REGISTERING FOR ONE…Find out more »
Sponsored by the Friends of the Bethel Public Library Enjoy an afternoon of artistry with a gifted young musician! Join us as we welcome back Francesco Barone, who will entertain us with a classical guitar concert. Registration is required. Register online, at the Reference Desk, or by calling (203) 794-8756 ext. 4. REGISTER HEREFind out more »
All programs sponsored by the Bethel Public Library are open to the public, and meet accessibility requirements for the disabled. Those needing special arrangements should contact the library at least 2 weeks prior to the program to make arrangements.