Submitted by: Reference on 05/12/2022 - 3:37pm
Join us in celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month by checking out one of these great reads. Try a moving memoir, a fascinating history, or a stirring novel. These books are not a comprehensive representation of the Asian American experience, but instead a sample of the diverse stories being told by AAPI authors. Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month was first established by Congress in 1978 as Pacific/...
Submitted by: Laura on 05/04/2022 - 7:28pm
Duct Tape Keychains are May'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 05/04/2022 - 9:24am
Today is May the Fourth (AKA Star Wars Day)! To celebrate we've compiled lists fo the Star Wars books and movies here at the Bedford Public Library. Browse the carousels below of click the links to view items in our online catalog. May the Fourth be with you! ...
Submitted by: Reference on 04/28/2022 - 2:56pm
Get out your calendar and start marking, because we have a plethora of great events coming up this May at the Bedford Public Library. The month opens with our regularly scheduled Tech at the Library class on the first Wednesday. On May 4th we'll be talking about LinkedIn Learning, a valuable online resource...
Submitted by: Reference on 04/01/2022 - 11:06am
Origami Wishing Stars are April's Take and Make Craft. Write your wish on a bright strip of paper, fold it into a star and maybe your wish will come true! Everything you need is included in the craft kit. Pick yours up in the Teen Area on top of the new YA bookshelf.
Submitted by: Patricia on 03/09/2022 - 5:44pm
Did you know that March is National Crafting Month? It's the perfect time to take up a new crafting hobby or to just work on improving your skill at something you already enjoy! Bedford Public Library cardholders have access to a fantastic online database called CreativeBug. CreativeBug is packed with hundreds of videos featuring all kinds of crafts and taught by expert teachers. Learn at your own pace with bite-size daily practices and more in...
Submitted by: Reference on 02/23/2022 - 6:29pm
Looking for something to do during school vacation week? Pick up a Friendship Bracelet Take and Make and show your BFF how much you care! Everything you need is included in the kit, just make sure to pick out a kit with the colors you like best. Kits can be picked up at the new YA bookshelf and will be available starting the Thursday before break until we run out of supplies.
Submitted by: Patricia on 02/16/2022 - 4:55pm
February is Black History Month! Browse the book covers below to find memoirs and biographies by and about some of the incredible African Americans who have helped to shape our country, our culture, and our history.
Submitted by: Patricia on 02/14/2022 - 8:15pm
February 15th marks 202 years since the birth of suffragist and abolitionist Susan B. Anthony. Celebrate this history-making woman's birthday by learning more about her life and the women's suffrage movement when you check out one of the books or movies below.
Submitted by: Reference on 02/10/2022 - 4:11pm
It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice is one of the most well-known love stories of all time. This Valentine's Day, why not celebrate with one of these books that puts a twist on the beloved classic? From continuations of the original tale to modern updates, murder mysteries and even zombies, there's sure to be variation to suit every reader's style. Browse the cover below and click on an icon...