On September 16, the Bethel Public Library’s Board of Directors hosted the 5th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Fundraiser at the Library. It was our most successful tasting to date! Attendees were excited to be in the Library space and enjoyed the wide variety of food offered by nine local and area restaurants, along with […]
Walter and Marie Seelye made a surprise visit to the Library during our July Centennial Celebration of the Seelye House. Walter is the great great grandson of Seth Seelye, the home’s original owner and first mayor of Bethel.
Hoopla is a service that allows you to stream or download movies, television, music, and audiobooks to your computer, tablet, or phone, for free, using your Bethel Public library card. Bethel patrons may borrow 5 items per month. Go to hoopla digital to get started. For instructions on using hoopla visit hoopla on YouTube, or […]
Please join us as we celebrate the Bethel Public Library’s Founder’s Day in honor of Maria Parloa. Miss Parloa founded the Library with a bequest of $2,000 to the Town of Bethel in 1909. In addition, she organized the Village Improvement Society and was active in community landscaping projects, including the planting of shrubs, bulbs, […]