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Jewelry Making Workshop

Sunday, September 24, 2:00-3:30 pm

Flower Arranging for Children

Monday, September 25, 5:00-6:15 pm

Evening Book Discussion

Monday, September 25, 6:30-7:45 pm

Flower Arranging for Teens and Adults

Monday, September 25, 6:30-7:45 pm

Wiggly Storytime with the Director

Tuesday, September 26, 10:30-11:00 am

Morning Book Discussion

Wednesday, September 27, 10:15-11:30 am

Pre-School Storytime

Wednesday, September 27, 10:30-11:00 am

Movie Screening at the Library

Wednesday, September 27, 6:00-8:20 pm
Have You Heard the News?

Have You Heard the News?

By Lynn Rosato, Library Director July 2017 The news has been spreading slowly and quietly but, yes, if you have heard that I am retiring, you heard correctly. After 17½ years as the Library Director, I will be retiring on August 31. My first 13 years was certainly a focused and challenging effort to complete… Continue Reading

How Your Library Keeps Kids Busy…and Having Fun this Summer!

How Your Library Keeps Kids Busy…and Having Fun this Summer!

Summer starts with excitement, but can slow to the doldrums pretty quickly for kids. Bring children to the Michele Arnhold Children’s Library, and keep them engaged all summer long! READ! Kids can find books to borrow and read for school reading logs, or simply for their own enjoyment. Audio books and e-books also are available for… Continue Reading

Spotlight: Vacation or Staycation… We’ve Got You Covered!

Spotlight: Vacation or Staycation… We’ve Got You Covered!

Your hometown library has many free resources to make your summer more enriching and more fun! All you need is your Bethel Library card and a sense of adventure! Planning a vacation? Peruse the Library’s travel collection (900s) for guidebooks and more about dozens of destinations. Traveling to a non-English-speaking country? Then you’ll want to check out… Continue Reading

Meet Ashley—Librarian for the Day

Meet Ashley—Librarian for the Day

By Lynn Rosato, Library Director May 2017 St. Mary’s School 5th grader, Ashley DeAngelis, recently spent a morning with me, as she was appointed Librarian for the Day. Ashley’s parents paid a hefty sum, I’m sure, at a recent school fundraiser for their daughter, a life-long Bethel Library user, to spend time behind the scenes… Continue Reading