Bethlehem Public Library
Bethlehem, New Hampshire
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All Bethlehem Public Library events are free and open to all residents and visitors of the North Country!


Summer Reading at the Library

A Universe of Stories

8 Weeks of Free Programs!  A Summer of fun for the whole family!

Note:  while all programs are open to the public, logs and Bingo are only for patrons able to participate all summer (June -Aug)

Readers PreK – 3rd grade completed:  keep a reading log to win prizes - LOGS DUE TUESDAY 7/30

Readers 4th – 12th grade completed:  complete 9-square Bingo for a chance to win a grand prize - CARDS DUE FRIDAY 8/9

Adult Readers:  play Bingo for weekly and grand prizes - CARDS DUE FRIDAY 8/9

BONUS:  Each BETHLEHEM family that comes to a program gets a chance to win a Basket of Goodies!

Owl on hand


Tuesday, August 6th 11am at the Town Gazebo

Summer Reading Program Finale:  Creatures of the Night

Meet three live nocturnal animals and learn why they are well-suited for night life.

A hootin’ good time for the whole family!

 Ice cream sundaes for everyone!

This program and refreshments are sponsored by Friends of the Bethlehem Public Library.

Prizes for summer reading program participants, awarded after the show


Thursday, August 15th  Noon OR

Saturday, August 17th 9am 

Readers Cafe Book Discussion

This month's discussion book is And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

Same book, two discussion times!

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Let's Talk!

Every Friday, 10:40am

An informal discussion program, with a different topic every week. 

August topics: 

Siblings, Mentors, New Normal, Your own TV Channel, Laws to change your world

Baffled by technology?  

You need

Tech Time

 (call for available times)

Make an appointment for one-on-one help with your device, learning to use the card catalog, beginning research using our journal and genealogy databases.  Ask us anything!  




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