Spring Booksale

Sign up here to help with the set up and breakdown of the book sale!

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 […]

Children’s Room Closing for Renovation starting on Monday, March 20, 2017

Children’s Room Renovation Update The children’s room will be closed starting on Monday, March 20, 2017 to finish preparations for the recarpeting and renovation project.  We anticipate the room will re-open by mid-May the latest. A full outline of the project is below, but highlighted here are things you should know: As our collection will […]

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 […]

Drop off your donations at the library for Cradles to Crayons.

Through March 15th we will be collecting NEW PJs for Cradles to Crayons. Click here for details.

2016 Library Annual Report Available

Click here for the Annual Report  

Announcing: “Enlighten Bellingham”

From March, through September 2017 the library will be offering a variety of programs for people of all ages under the “Enlighten Bellingham” program. We are one of six libraries, three in Massachusetts and three in Maine, that, due to our science programming, were chosen as pilot libraries by the Maine State Library, the Massachusetts […]

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: […]