Archives for 2013

Picnic Stories

Wednesdays starting  September 11th through the end of October (weather permitting!) 12:15 PM until 1:00 PM For families. Bring a picnic blanket and lunch and meet us behind the gazebo at the Bellingham Town Common for a fun outdoor story time! Please register. You only need to register once to attend all Picnic Stories.  

Information Session for Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children Program

Thursday September 12, 2013 6:30 PM until 8:00 PM Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children  is a prevention training program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. It emphasizes child safety as an adult’s responsibility.  It is the only nationally distributed, evidence-based program proven to increase knowledge, improve […]

Summer Reading Finale

Thursday August 15, 2013 6:30 PM until 7:15 PM For families. We’ll be celebrating the end of the summer reading program by eating dirt! We’ll also be pulling summer reading raffle winners. Please register.

Animal World Experience

Tuesday August 13, 2013 4:45 PM until 6:00 PM For families. Animal World Experience is back – this time with their program, Can You Dig It? These crafty critters give the saying “down to earth” a whole new meaning! Come learn the reasons why so many different animals dig, and the various ways they do […]

Battle of the Books Competition

Monday August 12, 2013 6:30 PM until 7:30 PM For grades 3-6. You got your team together (2-3 people) and you’ve read the books! Now is the time for the trivia to find out which team knows the books best. Even if you aren’t competing… come and watch!  The winning team will receive a grand […]

Touch a Truck

Thursday August 8, 2013 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM For families. Trucks + library = fun! See some big trucks up close – including a fire truck and a variety from the town’s Public Works Department. No registration necessary.

Tim Van Egmond: The Wonder Underground

Monday July 29, 2013 7:00 PM until 7:45 PM For families. Folksinger and storyteller Tim Van Egmond will present a free family program for ages 4 and up. As a special celebration for the library’s Summer Reading Program, Van Egmond’s performance “The Wonder Underground” will weave together stories and songs about digging, gardening, and subterranean […]

Pirate Party

Monday July 22, 2013 6:30 PM until 7:30 PM For all ages. Get yer pirate booty to the library for a party even if you have to walk the plank! Who knows, there may even be a treasure hunt. Pirate costumes are definitely encouraged. Please register.

Friends of the Library Summer Raffle Boston Basket

Congratulations to Megan, the winner of the Friends of the Library Boston Basket! Thanks to all who supported the Friends!

Fossils & Dinosaurs

Thursday July 18, 2013 6:30 PM until 7:15 PM For families.  Dressed for digging, intrepid fossil hunter Paulette Morin introduces children to the wonders of dinosaurs and our prehistoric past. This presentation touches on the who, what, where and when of the dinosaurs. With more than 100 fossil specimens and enthusiastic storytelling, children and parents […]