Archives for 2012

Free Online Courses for Bellingham Library Card Holders

The kids are going Back To School, isn’t it time that you considered learning something new too?  The Bellingham Library is subscribing to UniversalClass™.  Knowledge is power!  Why not learn something new today?  UniversalClass™ offers hundreds of online continuing education classes facilitated by dedicated instructors sharing their knowledge on almost any imaginable topic. Join today, […]

Libraries for Job Seekers Program Events In September

Register for all of these events here!   Monday, September 17th at 6:30 pm Researching Companies for Job Seekers Found the company you want to work for and would like to know more about the company before writing your cover letter or going on an interview?   Let us help you find information on the […]

Please Return Your Unused Tiles….

Summer reading participants…. we’re asking you to return your unused letter tiles…. return 5 of them and get a book or prize!

Stuffed Animal Sleepover – Summer 2012

Once again, the Bellingham Library hosted our Stuffed Animal Friends for a sleepover. Watch the video below to see their exciting adventure!

Bruins Reading Rink at the Bellingham Library!

On Tuesday, August 14th Blades, the Bruins Mascot delivered a Bruins Reading Rink to the Bellingham Library.  The Boston Bruins have been active partners and advocates for reading and literacy since 2009 when they joined the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC) and the Massachusetts Library System (MLS) to create “When you read, you score!”  Milan […]

Diane Edgecomb Presents Night Lights

Diane Edgecomb Presents Night Lights This Thursday, August 2nd at 7 pm NOTE TIME CHANGE! Unusual star myths take us on a multi-cultural voyage across the heavens. Learn about easily observed celestial phenomena like the origin of prominent constellations, and significant ‘night lights’ like Morning Star and North Star.  Register here! This entertaining program is […]

Library notices

 Library Notices Email Address Since our May switch to Evergreen, our new Library Circulation System, many patrons have notified us that they are not receiving email notices of reminders, overdues and hold pickup notices.  These email messages come from an email address, illbg  @  We suggest you keep an eye out in your inbox […]

Summer Programming for Job Seekers

Library Networking Meetings Have Resumed! The group will meet every other Tuesday from 9 to 10 am from July 10th through September 4th.  No registration required.  The next meeting is Tuesday, the 24th!  We hope to see you! Coffee will be served! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ To register for the events below, click here.   Open Computer Labs […]

Giant Candyland! Was a big hit!

Giant Candyland! For all ages. The community room was the board and YOU were the playing pieces. Best part: candy and ice cream!  

Haunted History with Jeff Belanger

Haunted History with Jeff Belanger For students entering grades 7-9.  Join Jeff Belanger for a ghostly lecture and ghost hunt of the old Bellingham Library.  The old Bellingham Library is now the Bellingham Historical Museum (located at 10 Common Street, next to the Town Hall) and has been known to host some hair-raising paranormal activity!!  Space is limited so […]