Drive-Up Book Drop is Open!

The library’s new drive-up book drop is installed and is open 24/7.  It is checked for the last time each day one hour before closing (at 7 pm Monday – Thursday and 4 pm on Friday and Saturday).  Items returned after that time will be checked in the following business day, so if your items […]

Fall Hours – Saturday Hours Resume This Week!

The library’s fall hours begin this week.  The weekday hours are the same, Monday through Thursday 10 am to 8 pm and Friday 10 am to 5 pm.  Our Saturday hours, 10 am to 5 pm, resume on September 10th! We will be closed on Monday, October 10th to observe the Columbus Day Holiday.

Back to School for Everyone!

The library has resources for people of all ages, traditional students and life-long learners.  So even if you are an adult who isn’t formally going “Back to School” you can still take courses and learn something new!  Here are a few of our offerings! Online Music & Art Instruction from ArtisWorks for Libraries. ArtistWorks for […]

NEW! Online Music & Art Lessons! Free with your Bellingham Library Card!

      ArtistWorks for Libraries provides patrons with world-class instruction through self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals. ArtistWorks for Libraries offers users everything they need for musical and artistic instruction, from introduction to advanced performance. Students now have access to this kind of instruction, regardless of reductions/eliminations of school music […]

Friends of the Library “Treasures in Your Trunk” Community Yard Sale Fundraiser, Saturday, October 15th!

  Click here to download the reservation form!

Library awarded $10,000 Grant

The Bellingham Library is one of 9 libraries in the state that was awarded a federal LSTA (Library Technology & Services Act) Mind in the Making grant by the MBLC at their July meeting. Mind in the Making grants assist libraries in developing innovative programming and spaces that encourage invention and tinkering, where children ages […]

Newly Renovated Library Teen Room is Open!

The newly renovated Bellingham Library Teen Room is Open!   Click on the Read More… link for the links to our Facebook pages here and here  to see some pictures from our Facebook page of the room and the Grand Opening Celebration!  

Thanks to all who supported the Friends of the Library’s Spring Fundraising Events!

The Friends raised nearly $4000 for the equipment and furnishings for the new Teen Room! Click here to join the Friends of the Library and support library programs!

Now Lending WiFi HotSpots!

The library is lends T-Mobile WiFi HotSpots!  Click here to reserve yours! High Speed Internet, Anytime, Anywhere! No Internet at home?  Borrow ours for:  school papers and projects; job searching online, connecting your laptop or tablet.  On a long car trip?  Have the kids in the backseat streaming movies, music or other content.  On vacation?  Beach […]

Now Lending Chromebooks & Tablets!

You can now borrow Chromebooks or tablets for use on our WiFi network anywhere in the building! Take a Chromebook to the the Quiet Room…. Grab a tablet and relax in the magazine area… Access the Internet wherever you like! See a staff member for details on how to sign up!