2013 Library Annual Report

Read about all the news and events at the library in 2013!  You might even see a picture or two of people you know!!  

Legislative Breakfast

Friday January 31, 2014 8:00 AM until 9:00 AM Join us for a Legislative Breakfast with Senator Richard T. Moore and State Representatives from towns in Senator Moore’s District (Bellingham, Blackstone, Douglas, Dudley, Hopedale, Mendon, Milford, Millville, Northbridge, Oxford, Southbridge, Sutton, Uxbridge, Webster) to highlight library advocacy and library issues.  Library directors, trustees, friends and library supporters of […]

Electronic Access to the Worcester Telegram & Gazette!

Bellingham Library Card holders now have electronic access to the Worcester Telegram and Gazette and its archives through NewsBank.  Click here for access!

Additional eBook Content!

Bellingham Library patrons have been chosen to participate in a pilot program.  You have asked for more digital content and we have heard you.  You can now search for eBooks and other materials available to Bellingham Library patrons before much of the state!  The Bellingham Library is one of 51 libraries in the state participating in […]

Donations to the Friends of the Library for the “Shaking Up STEM!” Program

Josh Hazell, Vice President/ Branch Manager at Rockland Trust presents a $1500 dollar check from the Rockland Trust Charitable Foundation to Friends of the Library President Lisa Cavossa and Library Director Bernadette Rivard. These funds will support the Shaking Up STEM! and summer reading programs. Thank you RTCF! Click here for a full list of […]

Mother/ Daughter Book Club

Monday December 16, 2013 6:30 PM until 7:30 PM Mothers & daughters (grades 4-6): looking for a way to bond? Join the library’s Mother/Daughter Book Club!!! Each month, a mother/daughter pair selects a book that the group will read. This month’s selection is “The Fairy-Tale Detectives” by Michael Buckley. Copies are available at the library.  […]

Popsicle Stick Ornaments

Thursday December 12, 2013 4:15 PM until 5:00 PM Ages 4 and up. Using Popsicle sticks, markers, glue and your imagination, join us for this fun program where you will be making super cool ornaments! Please register

Monthly Book Discussion Group Meeting

Monday December 2, 2013 6:30 PM until 7:30 PM Meets the first Monday of the month at 6:30 pm.  If you can’t make it in December, and your New Year’s resolution is to read more, check back to see what the January title will be!  Beyond Belief: My Secret Life Inside Scientology and My Harrowing […]

Thanksgiving Story Time

Monday November 25, 2013 10:30 AM until 11:15 AM For ages 2-5. Please register to attend this Thanksgiving Story Time which will include a fun Thanksgiving craft!

Franklin Art Association Raffle

The Franklin Art Association, who held their Art Show at the library last weekend, have generously donated a painting for the library to raffle.  Tickets are $1 and are on sale through Friday at 4:30 pm.  This is a wonderful chance to own a beautiful piece of art by a local artist, Frank Robertson.  Thank […]