November/December Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving Week Hours Closing at 1 pm on Wednesday, November 22nd Closed Thursday, November 23rd Open regular hours, 10 am to 5 pm on Friday and Saturday, November 24th and 25th. Christmas & New Year’s Hours Closed, Mondays, December 25th and January 1st  

Information for parents of BMS students who visit the library after school

Over the past few weeks we have had a large number of middle school students coming to the library in the after school hours and not participating in library programs.  They come and go from the building playing and hanging around  in the library parking lot, entryway  and in the woods surrounding the library.  At […]

Veterans Day Ceremony at the Library

On Saturday, November 11th at 11 am the Bellingham community is invited to the library for a Veterans Day Ceremony to honor our nation’s veterans.  Originally known as Armistice Day, Veterans Day was originally a holiday to honor the end of World War I.  In 1954, after having been through both World War II and […]

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Book donations accepted Effective immediately the library will again accept book donations for our October book sale.  We ask that donors review our policy that outlines the types of donations we accept. Sign up to volunteer for the book sale We can use help for the set up and break down of the sale, as […]

Friends of the Library Open House

Join the Friends of the Library for an Open House to celebrate National Friends of Libraries Week. Learn about how the Friends of the Library help the library by fundraising to provide funding for programs and services that are outside of the library budget, including museum and attraction passes, summer reading programs and more. Light […]

Friends of the Library Fundraising for our Indy Commemorative Statue is Complete! Thank you!

The Friends of the Library have raised all the funds needed for this project!  Thanks to all who donated.! For more info go to the Friends of the Library website.

Information for Parents of BMS and BHS Students who Visit the Library After School

The new Teen Room at the library opened in May of 2016 and in the after school hours since, we’ve had 30-50 sixth through twelfth graders visiting the space daily. We have a variety of programs for middle and high school students and we suggest you check our online event calendar for details of those events. Parking […]

Solar Glasses Gone!

Our supply of Solar Glasses are gone!  

Community Science Fair – Sign up Today!

The summer reading finale on the evening Thursday, August 17th at 6 pm, will include a Community Science Fair!  Kids, groups of kids, families or pairs of families are invited to participate.  Select a topic from the suggested list, or take the quiz at to find a topic! Click here  for the program brochure and details! […]

Sign Up for Summer Reading!

THE PROBLEM: 598 million people in Africa have no access to electricity. They have no clean source of light, so they use kerosene lamps, which are unhealthy, expensive, and unsafe. Kerosene lamps are a poor source of light as well, and kids are unable to see well enough to do their homework after it gets dark […]