Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

Library Blog

Submitted by: Miss Carla on 07/03/2018 - 2:47pm
Norman is known for bringing fresh energy to his shows. He views his show as a conversation with the audience rather than a performance for them. He gets the audience to react in ways they never throught they could. Swinging and smashing stuff, he makes hundreds of people suspend their belief with every show. You will laugh, scream and freak out! Show date is Wednesday, July 18 at 1:30 p.m. - All ages are welcome. Online...
Submitted by: Reference on 06/28/2018 - 4:22pm
Just in time for summer, our new Teen Space furniture has arrived! Next to the YA books on the main level, you'll now find our new furniture setup. There are comfy chairs to curl up and read in, as well as chairs with built-in tablet tables to prop up your devices as you study. We also have an awesome new charging station, so if your battery is running low you can plug in and charge it up! Every piece of furniture is on wheels, so feel free to...
Submitted by: Miss Carla on 06/27/2018 - 1:53pm
What is taiko? The word in Japanese literally means drum. Come check out the thunderous sounds of the Japanese drum to experience the heartbeat of Japan through the sound of taiko! The show starts at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 14th. There is a workshop for kids ages 6 and up at 11:30 a.m. Registration for the workshop is separate. Online registration begins July 5th.
Submitted by: Miss Carla on 06/18/2018 - 4:23pm
The animals are coming! Several kinds of exotic wildlife from around the globe will be featured in this year's presentation! Join us for one of the two shows we have scheduled. It is sure to be wild! Online registration is open. Show times are 11:00 am and 1 pm.
Submitted by: Miss Carla on 06/04/2018 - 9:33am
Are you ready to rock? Jason Tardy, the juggling artist, will be here to kick off the Summer Reading Program - LIBRARIES ROCK! The Kick-Off is Tuesday, June 26th at 1:30 pm at the Bedford Village Common Gazebo. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy Jason Tardy's fast paced juggling routines, off-the-cuff comedy, dangerous props, escape wizardry and insane stunts. This show is non-stop entertainment from start to finish and great for all ages....
Submitted by: Miss Carla on 05/24/2018 - 4:40pm
  The Summer Reading Program will be starting soon.  Regisration opens on June 11!  This rockin' program is open Bedford residents ages 3-12. Bring your child/ren in person to the library to register. Don’t forget your library card! This program is designed to fit your schedule. Come once or every week – it’s up to you. You’ll receive a calendar...
Submitted by: Miriam on 05/08/2018 - 3:53pm
Calling all moms, aunts, grandmothers! Start your morning with storytime, music and movement, a fun craft and of course delicious munchkins and coffee!! Join us on Saturday, June 2 from 10:00-11:00am in Children's Castle. This storytime is open to all Bedford families with children 2-6 years old. Please register your child(ren) online beginning...
Submitted by: Miss Luci on 04/06/2018 - 11:09am
Spring Break is upon us....what's up at the library? For starters, our STEM program: Grossology! Friday, April 27...Morning Session (Age 5-7) from 10:00-11:30...Afternoon Session (Age 8-12) from 1:00-2:30. "Grossology" has been defined as: the (impolite) science of the human body. Have fun exploring some of the mushy, stinky, oozy gunk produced by our bodies. On-line registration begins Monday, April 9. ...
Submitted by: Miss Luci on 04/06/2018 - 10:50am
Vote, vote, vote! The deadline for selecting your favorite Great Stone Face title is drawing nigh. Ballots cast after April 27 cannot be counted. The 20 books in contention have been on display since last May, but for all you procrastinators out there, you still have a chance to read one or two more. It is not necessary to read every title in order to vote...just pick one that you read and really enjoyed! The winner will be announced in...
Submitted by: Miss Luci on 04/06/2018 - 10:37am
They're here! The list of contenders for this year's Ladybug Picture Book Award has been released, and all the books have been put out on display. Our young patrons ranging in age from Age 3 to Grade 3 are invited and encouraged to come in and check them out. The New Hampshire Center for the Book sponsors this contest every year. Voting takes place in November, so you have plenty of time to start reading and selecting your favorites. See...

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