We’re Hiring! Part Time Temporary Library Assistant

Part-Time Temporary Library Assistant The Bellingham Library is looking for a part-time temporary Library Assistant to work at least through the 2017 calendar year.  Library Assistants perform customer service duties relating to the circulation of library materials and assist in the daily operation of the library.  Duties include:  Working at the circulation desk (check-in, check-out, […]

Book Donations Suspended

Until further notice we ask that you not bring book donations to the library.  We are overflowing with donations.  We do have a book sale scheduled in late October and will most likely resume donations a few weeks before the sale.  Stay tuned for when we will resume accepting donations.

Saturday Hours Resume this weekend!

Starting Saturday, September 9, 2017 through June 16, 2018 the library will be open from 10 am to 5 pm.

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!  

Friends of the Library Beer & Wine Fundraiser

Sunday, September 24th 1-4 pm at Pour Richard’s Wine & Spirits, 14 Grove St, Franklin

Your Voice, Your Library Patron Survey

The Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, your state library agency, is conducting a study to help understand who uses which library and why. Their goal is to level the playing field for all sizes of libraries in the Commonwealth.              

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 sciencebuddies.org 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 […]

Summer Reading Kickoff: Magician Matias Letelier

Wednesday, June 28. 2017 7-8 pm Bellingham High School auditorium. For families. Stop in, no registration required. Doors to auditorium will open around 6:45pm. Have you ever witnessed an energetic magician perform with tons of kids surrounding him, unable to turn their heads away from him, totally engaged and entertained with every trick; saying aaaawwwww […]