Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

Library Blog

Submitted by: Laura on 07/06/2022 - 7:58pm
Enjoy a slice of pizza with your fellow teens while you talk about what you're reading, share book recommendations, and hear from fellow readers!  Registration is required to make sure that have enough pizza for everyone.  Register online at: or by calling 603-472-2300. 
Submitted by: Laura on 07/06/2022 - 7:41pm
Make way for July's Take and Make Craft!  Everything you need to make the nautical bracelet is included in the craft kit.  Pick yours up in the Teen Area on top of the New YA Books bookshelf.  Just look for the lights!
Submitted by: Patricia on 06/27/2022 - 6:44pm
Did you love The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi? If you're looking for more historical fiction, books with strong female leads, atmospheric settings, or moving and engaging stories, browse the carousels below to find some titles to enjoy while you wait for the third installment in this best-selling trilogy! Need more recommendations? Try filing out our ...
Submitted by: Patricia on 06/22/2022 - 3:28pm
Looking for some spine-tingling reads to take with you on your summer travels? Explore the titles below to see some of the new suspense and thrillers on order at the Bedford Public Library for summer of 2022. Click on the cover images to find them in our online catalog and get your hold requests in early!  
Submitted by: Emily on 06/21/2022 - 4:45pm
Effective July 1, Bedford library card holders and librarians will no longer have access to databases that were previously provided by the New Hampshire State Library, and continued for the last year through grant funding.  These databases are: Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, Consumer Health Complete, ERIC, Explora, Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia, Greenfile, Health Source- Consumer Edition, Library Information...
Submitted by: Patricia on 06/14/2022 - 2:32pm
There may be no better way to beat the heat in summer than taking your cooking outside. (Or at least not a better tasting way!) Looking for some fresh culinary inspiration to elevate your grill and campfire fare beyond hotdogs and marshmallow roasts? Browse the cookbooks below to find new recipes and interesting takes on old favorites. To check any of these titles out, just click the cover to find it in our online catalog or call (603) 472-2300...
Submitted by: Reference on 06/09/2022 - 3:14pm
Did you know that June is Pride Month? Pride Month honors the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in New York and also recognizes the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals have had on history locally, nationally, and internationally.  Read on to find a selection of memoirs,...
Submitted by: Emily S on 06/09/2022 - 12:41pm
Get creative with us this summer!We'll be hosting several ocean themed drawing programs throughout the summer. Register for one or register for all of them, it's up to you! For ages 6-9, Miss Lee Ann will be offering Drawing Under the Sea. She'll guide you through the steps to draw a different ocean creature in each program!...
Submitted by: Laura on 06/07/2022 - 11:21am
Light up the night with a sparkle jar votive, June's Take and Make Craft!  Everything you need is included in the craft kit.  Pick yours up in the Teen Area on top of the New YA Books bookshelf.  Just look for the lights!
Submitted by: Patricia on 05/26/2022 - 3:58pm
Memorial Day weekend is here - and with it the unofficial start of summer in New England! That means it's time for warm weather, vacations, and - of course - beach reads. Browse the carousel below to find new books arriving this summer filled with exciting destinations, romance, great characters and...