Spring Booksale

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Genealogy Program

The American-French Genealogical Society, based locally in Woonsocket, will present a genealogy program to help you get started researching your family tree, no matter what nationality you are. They will explain the numerous resources they have that are available to the public. Please register. Note: the Friends of the Bellingham Library will be purchasing passes […]

2016 Library Annual Report Available

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Library Trustee Opening

Due to a resignation, the Library Board of Trustees has an opening to fill a one year position, expiring in May of 2018.  The Board meets on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM at the library.  Library Trustees are responsible for making library operating and administrative policies that are executed by the […]

Friends of the Library “Remembering Indy” Bronze Statue Fundraising Project

The Library Trustees and Friends of the Library are collaborating on a project to obtain a life-size bronze statute of Indy, similar to the one above but a Sheltie, not a Pug!    We have commissioned Lena Toritch of the Young Fine Art Studio, Salt Lake City, UT. The project will cost $5000 and the Library […]

Community Room Renovation Update -Occupancy Permit Issued – Room is Open and Available for Booking by the Public!

As of February 22, 2017 All work has been completed on the Community Room and we are now accepting reservations from members of the public for room use.  Please see our Community Room Reservations page for details on reserving the room. We thank you for your patience during this renovation, and as always, remain thankful […]

Backyard Astronomy Star Party!

With the Aldrich Astonomical Society Wednesday, March 29th at 6:30 pm Register here This program will Kick Off our Enlighten Bellingham Programs!  At this event we will not only talk about the exciting upcoming programs in the “Enlighten Bellingham” series, but we will highlight the library telescope, how to check it out and how to […]

Importance of Play to Child Learning and Development

Mind in the Making:  The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs Saturday, March 25th 10:30 am Register here The Bellingham Library is pleased to announce this very special nationally recognized speaker that will be coming to the library in March. Come and hear Los Angeles-based national speaker Nicole Gardner present “Mind in the Making: […]

Be a Savvy Internet Consumer of News and More – Evaluate Your Sources!

“Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains taken to bring it to light.”  George Washington  In a year when the Oxford English Dictionary has selected “post-truth” as the word of the year, we librarians have a lot of work to do and we need your help. One of the major reasons I made the […]

Survey for Parents/Caregivers of Preschoolers!

If you are a parent/caregiver of a preschooler that lives in Bellingham or uses the Bellingham Library, we ask that you take a few minutes to complete the attached survey.  Thank you! As you might know, at Fall Town Meeting funds were approved for new carpeting in the Children’s Room of the library.  Once the […]