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...
Submitted by: Reference on 02/06/2022 - 3:02pm
Looking for something green? Come to the Library to pick up your craft kit including a fresh mini succulent. Kits are located above the new books in the YA section and pick your plant at the Reference Desk.
Submitted by: Patricia on 02/02/2022 - 11:50am
The Groundhog Day predictions are in - and it looks like six more weeks of winter ahead - but don't feel like you have to just take our furry friend's word for it! Browse the books below to find information on more scientific methods of weather prediction or to read about some of New England's most notorious bad weather of the past. Looking for more weather stories or information on another specific topic? The Reference Desk is here to help! ...
Submitted by: Patricia on 01/27/2022 - 10:22am
Curious to see what books are coming to the Bedford Public Library in February? Browse the book covers below for a sneak peek of some of the new releases that are already on order and will be hot off the presses next month! See something you like? Click on the cover image to find the book in our online catalog and login to your account to place a request now. You can also call (603) 472-2300 and amember of the library staff will be happy to...
Submitted by: Laura on 01/04/2022 - 11:55am
Going back to school got you down? Bring a little light and color into your day with patterned locker magnets. All the supplies you need for the project are in the Take and Make kits at the Library. Kits are located above the new books in the YA section.
Submitted by: Laura on 12/03/2021 - 2:52pm
Bring in more sunshine (and rainbows) during the darkest time of the year with an easy suncatcher craft. Supplies are limited, so pick up your kit in the YA section above the new books shelf today.
Submitted by: Patricia on 11/29/2021 - 7:45pm
It's been a busy fall here at the Bedford Public Library! Whether you've also been busy and didn't get a chance to check out our displays in October and November or you just wanted another shot at a particular favorite, be sure to browse the carousels below to find curated collections filled with books of all kinds. October Folk Horror Witches Bookshelves Breaking...
Submitted by: Laura on 11/05/2021 - 3:28pm
Write down your dreams before you forget them in the morning or declare your hopes and aspirations for the future in this dream journal craft. The kits have everything you need to complete the journal. Pick up your kit in the YA section above the new books shelf..
Submitted by: Reference on 11/04/2021 - 3:17pm
Browse the carousels below to find nonfiction books that explore Indigenous history and culture as well as outstanding fiction and poetry by Native authors. If you find a book that interests you, click on the cover images below to read more or place a hold in our...
Submitted by: Patricia on 09/29/2021 - 1:56pm
According to the American Library Association, "Banned Books Week (September 26-October 2, 2021) is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it spotlights current and historical attempts to censor books in libraries and schools. It brings together the entire book community — librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types — in shared support of the...