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Bedford, New Hampshire

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The American Library Association has announced its Book Awards for 2017.The Newbery Award is for the most outstanding contribution to children's literature, while the Caldecott honors the most distinguished American picture book for children. John Newbery Medal Winner: THE GIRL WHO DRANK THE MOON by Kelly Barnhill.An epic fantasy about a young girl raised by a witch, a swamp monster, and a Perfectly Tiny Dragon, who must unlock... Read More
  Hang in there, kids! Winter Break will be here before you know it! Your teachers may be looking forward to resting up, but here at the library, we’re going full STEM ahead (pun intended). Here’s a preview of what we have in store for school vacation week, along with our regularly scheduled storytimes…on-line registration is open.  Monday, February 27…1:00 -2:30pm Fun with STEM for ages 5-7… The BHS Robotics Team has graciously agreed to come... Read More
Good news for dog lovers...We have a new dog for our kids' reading program! We all miss Maddy, but you're guaranteed to fall in love with Lilly, a yellow lab owned and trained by Sue Bradford of Bedford. Lilly was originally destined to be a guide dog for the blind, but it turned out that she loved people so, so much that she couldn't stay focused on one master. Lilly will be at the library on the (usually) third Thursday of every month, from 4:... Read More