Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

Library Blog

Submitted by: Emily on 07/31/2014 - 4:11pm
Good news!  You may now access Value Line online at the Library!  The online service's brand new interface makes it easy to find information about approximately 1,700 analyst covered stocks and 1,750 small- and mid-cap stocks. Please see the librarian for login information. Don't forget that you may also access Morningstar Investment Research Center and other business and investing...
Submitted by: Miss Luci on 07/31/2014 - 3:49pm
Boy, what a sizzling summer we've had! I hope you've been enjoying your reading, not to mention all the special events we've had this year...the performers, the Fun Faire, the Touch-a-Truck... If you missed seeing the L. L. Bean Bootmobile, you may get another chance within a year or two. Keith and A.J. really enjoyed spendng time with us and showing off their cool ride. And the Bedford firefighters, police and public works crew also loved being...
Submitted by: Miss Luci on 07/16/2014 - 12:24pm
Lions & tigers & bears, oh noooooooooooo! Those aren't the animals that are coming to visit next week! But Rick Roth, from Creature Teachers, assures me that he will be bringing us some very unique critters, with their own stories to tell! Since kids are crazy for critters, we are offering two shows, back to back, so we can fit everybody in! We still need you to sign up on-line, since there are space limitations for use of the room....
Submitted by: Miss Luci on 07/10/2014 - 11:18am
Hey, kids! Guess what? The number of visits to the Reporting Lab this summer just topped the1000 mark! Was yours one of them? So far, over 7000 books have been logged in...but there's lots of time left to bring the number up to our annual average of 20,000. The Mad Scientists are still in the lead, but the Robots are narrowing the gap...keep up the good work! The Lab Rats are not that far behind...thanks to all the parents and siblings who've...
Submitted by: Caity on 07/09/2014 - 7:31pm
  The summer reading program for teens is well underway! If you haven’t already signed up for the 6 Book Challenge, stop by the front desk to register for our Adult/Teen summer reading program. Keep track of the books you read this summer; if you read 3 by July 11th, bring in your journal and you will receive a raffle ticket for the midway prize raffle drawing. Complete 6 books and if you are one of the first 50 people to do so, you will receive...
Submitted by: Miss Luci on 07/07/2014 - 1:37pm
Hey, Robots! You've got some reading to do! For the second straight week, the Mad Scientists have leaped up the scale to an impressive lead! There's still plenty of time to catch up, though. Haven't joined the Summer Reading Program yet? What are you waiting for? Come on down to the library and sign up for fun and prizes. Team competition is just for fun...no pressure on anybody. Speaking of fun, silly Alex the Jester will be with us tomorrow (...
Submitted by: miriam on 07/01/2014 - 11:39am
In July and August, the library will be open on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will be closed on Sundays.
Submitted by: miriam on 06/27/2014 - 4:54pm
We are happy to offer a new pass to the Worcester Art Museum. Each pass admits 2 adults & 2 children. The collections at the Worcester Art Museum include American & European art as well as Ancient, Chinese, Indian, Islamic, Japanese, Korean, and Precolumbian art. The Museum recently acquired the John Woodman Higgins Armory collection. The Knights! arms and armor exhibition...
Submitted by: Emily on 06/25/2014 - 2:54pm
Start your journey at the Library!  Vist the Travel section for guidebooks, travel DVDs, and language learning CDs from Pimsleur and Living Language. If you're looking for a guidebook for a particular locale, check the catalog.  Type in the name of the location and travel to pull up a list of guidebooks. Need to learn a new language before your trip to another country?  Learn from home with the...
Submitted by: Miss Luci on 06/25/2014 - 1:00pm
Fizz, Boom, Read! Things are really bubbling in the Children's Library already! Hundreds of Bedford youngsters have joined the Summer Reading Club, but there's always room for more! Come on down and get placed on a reading team...will you be a Mad Scientist or a Robot? All the preschoolers will be our Lab Rats...it is understood that they will have books read to them. Once you sign up, you'll receive a folder filled with info about all the...

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