February Holiday Hours

Presidents’ Day Closed, Monday, February 19th  

Financial Fitness for Everyone – Making a Budget Workshop – Sign Up for MONTHLY email workshop notification

Gain valuable insights into what you are spending money on and why. Become more familiar with how much extra cash you actually have to work with at the end of each month. Understand how to more efficiently run your budget and utilize cash in the most efficient and effective manner. Begin to arm yourself with […]

Garden Seed Swap

Got seeds? So do we. Let’s share! Bring your old seeds to the seed swap and trade them with others to complete your garden. No seeds? No problem. Go pick some up at Job Lot, Home Depot or Walmart. One lettuce package can contain 1,000 seeds. Trade some for carrots or maybe tomatoes. Try something […]

Financial Fitness Survey Answers

Correct answers are bolded in red! 1.  Suppose you had $100 in a savings account and the interest rate was 2 percent per year. After five years, how much do you think you would have in the account if you left the money to grow? more than $102 exactly $102 less than $102 do not know […]

Financial Fitness for Everyone Survey

The library has received a grant to offer programming to the community on financial topics, including:  credit, banking, home buying, retirement and estate planning, investing, budgeting, shopping, insurance and paying for college. Please help us plan the grant programming by taking this survey.  Click here for a link to the survey! After taking the survey, click […]

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.