On Thursday, Dec. 4, at 4 p.m., the Teen Advisory Group will meet at the Bethlehem Public Library. TAG shares ideas and helps plan programs and activities for teens at the library. This group is for kids in grades six through 12.

Schedule change

The library will open at 1 p.m. on Friday Dec. 5, so that library employees may attend an on-site staff development session in the morning. Outdoor book drops will be open. There will be no telephone service in the morning. The public may access the catalog and other library services online at www.bethlehempubliclibrary.org.

Saturday movie

On Saturday, Dec. 6, at 2:30 p.m., join us for a movie rated for all ages. Call 439-9314 for more information.

A Little Sunday Music

On Sunday, Dec. 7, at 2 p.m., the library’s A Little Sunday Music will present bass-baritone Steve Dahlin and soprano Margaret Lampasi performing songs by Henry Purcell.

A Little Sunday Music is generously underwritten by Friends of the Bethlehem Public Library. The library is located at 451 Delaware Ave. in Delmar.

Knit One, Purl One

On Sunday, Dec. 7, at 2 p.m., experienced knitters can bring a project and beginners can bring size 8 knitting needles to this group. Yarn and instruction will be provided. This program is for adults and youth ages nine and up.

Daybooks

On Monday Dec. 8, at 1:30 p.m., our Daybooks group will discuss Burial Rites by Hannah Kent. New members are welcome. Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

Board meets

On Monday, Dec. 8, at 6 p.m., library’s board will meet. This meeting is open to the public.

On Friday, Nov. 28, at 10 a.m., bring a blanket and pillow for comfy watching of a PG rated movie at the Bethlehem Public Library. Call 439-9314 for details.

Saturday movie

On Saturday, Nov. 29, at 2:30 p.m., join us for a movie rated for all ages. Call 439-9314 for more information.

Book discussion

On Monday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. the Young at Heart: YA book discussion group will discuss The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie. New members are welcome. Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

On Thursday, Nov. 6, from 1 to 6 p.m., the American Red Cross Blood Drive will be at the Bethlehem Public Library

Call 1-800 Red-Cross for more information and to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome.

Paws to Read

On Thursdays, Nov. 6 through Dec. 18, from 3:45-4:45 p.m., drop in to the library with a favorite book and read to a gentle dog who loves stories. For children in grades one through five. (No session Thanksgiving Day Nov. 27.)

Pillowcase project

On Friday, Nov. 7, at 4:15 p.m., come to the library and decorate a pillowcase to hold your emergency supplies. This program is presented by the American Red Cross and is for kids in grades three and up. Call 439-9314 to sign up.

Daybooks

On Monday, Nov. 10, at 1:30 p.m., the book discussion will be The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls. New members are welcome. Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

Board meets

On Monday, Nov. 10, at 6 p.m., the library board will meet. This meeting is open to the public.

Tabletop gaming night

On Monday, Nov. 10, at 6:30 p.m., drop in to the library for games and snacks. This program is for adults and teens age 16 and up.

Lego Club

On Tuesdays, Nov. 11 through Dec. 30, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. you can enjoy Lego Club at the library. We supply the Legos, you supply the imagination. For kids and families.

Afterdinner Books

On Wednesday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m., the book discussion is The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion. New members are welcome. Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

On Thursday, Oct. 30, from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m., the Bethlehem Public Library will share ideas and help plan programs and activities at the library with the Teen Advisory Group for their Halloween party. This program is for grades six through 12.

Halloween parade

On Friday, Oct. 31, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. come to the library for a craft, a film, and the library’s annual parade through the library. Costumes are optional. The parade is for children up to age six with family.

A Little Sunday Music

On Sunday, Nov. 2, at 2 p.m. Veena and Devesh Chandra will perform classical music of India on sitar and tabla.

Young at Heart

book discussion

On Monday, Nov. 3, at 7 p.m., the book discussion for teens and adults will be The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda. New members are welcome. Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

Tai Chi for health

On Wednesdays, Nov. 5 to Dec. 17 at 11 a.m. the library will have instruction in basic tai chi movements for all ages and abilities. No prior experience is needed. Wear loose clothing and smooth-soled shoes.

Book Buddies

On Wednesdays, Nov. 5 to19, from 4 to 5 p.m. the library’s Little Buddies read and do activities with Big Buddies to build reading skills and self-confidence. Call 439-9314 for more information and to sign up. This program is for children in kindergarten through grade five.

Homework helpers

On Wednesdays, Nov. 5 to 19, from 4 to 5 p.m., the homework helpers are available for children in kindergarten through grade five.

Call 439-9314, ext. 3019 for more information and to sign up. 

On Friday, Oct. 3, at 10 a.m., come to the Bethlehem Public Library for a Disney animated classic for children age three and up with family. This movie is rated G. Call 439-9314 for details.

Apple dippers

On Friday, Oct. 3, at 4 p.m., nutritious means delicious! Make tasty dips for apples. For kids in kindergarten through grade five with family.

Teen clothing swap

On Saturday, Oct. 4, from 3 to 4 p.m., the library will have a clothing exchange among event participants. This is not a clothing drive. Bring clean, gently used clothing to swap. This program is for kids in grades six through 12. Call 439-9314 to sign up.

Daybooks

On Monday, Oct. 6, at 1:30 p.m., join us to discuss The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. New members are welcome. Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

Young at Heart

On Monday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m., our book group for teens and adults will discuss Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers. New members are welcome. Copies of the book are available at the information desk.

 

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