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Parachute Cord Crafts

Teen Crafts: Paracord Bracelets

Saturday, April 25, 10:15-11:30 am

Long Term Care Word Cloud

Long Term Care Planning

Saturday, April 25, 2:00-3:30 pm


Female Spies in the Civil War

Monday, April 27, 7:00-8:00 pm


Morning Book Discussion: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter

Wednesday, April 29, 10:15-11:45 am


Pre-School Storytime – Spring Session

Wednesday, April 29, 10:30-11:00 am

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Basic Computer Maintenance

Thursday, April 30, 6:30-7:45 pm

For Valentine’s Day, Have a Blind Date With a Book

For Valentine’s Day, Have a Blind Date With a Book

There are no awkward questions, no forced conversations, no judgmental looks, no need to call. Just have a blind date with a book! Sure, it might turn out to be a dud, or it could be the diamond in the rough you wouldn’t have given a chance otherwise. There’s no knowing until you check it…Continue Reading

What’s in Your Wallet?

Your Bethel Library card may be the most valuable card in your wallet, and I invite you to stop by, take a look at our webpage, and check out the calendar of events to find out all that it can do for you!
Make 2015 the year you discover the most valuable card in your wallet!Continue Reading

Quick Stop Computers at the Library

Quick Stop Computers at the Library

In a hurry and just want to run into the library to do a quick Internet search or grab a new book off the shelf? A few new options in the Circulation area will help speed you on your way. Option 1-Quick Searches: Two stand up computers are available for 15 minute searches of the library catalog and the…Continue Reading

Planning for the Future

During the summer, the Library Board of Directors conducted three surveys to elicit feedback from both library users and non-users. The surveys were quite successful with over 500 responses to two of the three. Some questions generated over 100 comments!Continue Reading

Flower Arrangement Contest Winners

Flower Arrangement Contest Winners

Two weeks ago, the Library held a Flower Arrangement Contest in honor of Bethel Public Library founder, Maria Parloa. Here are the names of the top three contestants from the Adult and Children’s categories. Adult Winners: 1st: Gretchen 2nd: Mary 3rd: Mary Children’s Winners: 1st: Jonathan, age 8 (arrangement pictured above) 2nd: Eli, age 3 3rd:…Continue Reading