Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

Events Listing

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

9:30am - 1:00pm
For more information contact Tina Cornellier at 666-7561
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3:30pm - 5:00pm
A new reading therapy dog named Lucy has joined our Children’s Room – and she’s hypoallergenic!  Family members may be involved or stay in the Children’s Room until their child is finished. This is a great confidence booster for reading aloud in class! You may register for a time slot by calling... Read more
Audience: Kids

Thursday, May 09, 2019

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Famed but tormented artist Vincent van Gogh spends his final years in Arles, France, painting masterworks of the natural world that surrounds him. PG-13
Audience: Adults
6:30pm - 8:30pm
For more information contact David Hunter 606-2800
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6:30pm - 8:30pm
Melissa McCarthy is masterful in the captivating account based on a true story of Lee Israel, a bestselling celebrity biographer in the 1970s and '80s. When Lee comes to the realization that she's no longer en vogue, she spins her art form into a perilous web of lies, deceit, and outright crime to... Read more
Audience: Adults

Saturday, May 11, 2019

11:00am - 1:00pm
Come join us outside on the lawn to release the butterflies we’ve been growing in the Children’s Room! Bring your picnic and a blanket to spread out on the lawn after enjoying bubbles and games! Families with children of all ages are welcome to this fun event!
Audience: Kids

Monday, May 13, 2019

10:00am - 11:00am
The untold story of five women who fought to compete against men in the high-stakes national air races of the 1920s and 1930s — and won. Between the world wars, no sport was more popular, or more dangerous, than airplane racing. Thousands of fans flocked to multi‑day events, and cities vied with... Read more
Audience: Adults
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for a fun yoga class  just for four to seven year olds. We’ll be increasing body awareness through breathing and mindfulness exercises, learning fun poses, and stretching, so be sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring some water. No prior yoga experience is required. No need to... Read more
Audience: Kids
6:00pm - 8:30pm
For more information contact Carol Davis 472-5821
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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

10:00am - 10:45am
Grownups and their little walkers and crawlers are welcome to join us for 45 minutes of yoga through dancing, singing and chanting! Little ones will strengthen and develop muscles, enjoy a social experience with other little ones, and bond with their caregiver during this fun, relaxed class. Bring... Read more
Audience: Kids
1:00pm - 3:30pm
For more information contact Jill Guild 488-5416
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3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for fun yoga classes just for four to seven year olds. We’ll be increasing body awareness through breathing and mindfulness exercises, learning fun poses, and stretching, so be sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring some water. No prior yoga experience is required. No need to bring... Read more
Audience: Kids

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

10:00am - 10:45am
Join our drop in story time for ages 2-4. We’ll be singing, dancing, wiggling and reading stories as well as enjoying crafts and other activities at the end of our story time. This program is open to Bedford Public Library cardholders.  No registration required.
Audience: Kids
3:30pm - 5:00pm
A new reading therapy dog is joining our Children’s Room – meet Lucy! Each child gets 15 minutes of private time with Lucy to practice his or her reading skills. They may involve family members if they wish. This is a great confidence booster for reading aloud in class! You may register for a time... Read more
Audience: Kids
6:30pm - 8:00pm
In the early 20th century, the New Hampshire Board of Agriculture launched a program to boost the rural economy and promote tourism through the sale of abandoned farms to summer residents. After introducing the country house movement, Cristina Ashjian focuses attention on some of the great country... Read more
Audience: Adults
6:45pm - 8:30pm
Chronicles the 1914 expedition of Theodore Roosevelt into the unexplored heart of the Amazon basin to explore and map the region surrounding a tributary called the River of Doubt, detailing the perilous conditions they faced.
Audience: Adults

Thursday, May 16, 2019

10:00am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun baby story time for your little one aged 18 months or younger. This group will sing rhymes and songs together, intertwining early literacy with music, play and bonding time. This program is open to Bedford Public Library cardholders.  No registration required.
Audience: Kids
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Windows 10 represents a drastic shift in the design of Microsoft operating systems.  In this class, we’ll go through the basics of using and interacting with this new interface and talk about some tips and tricks to help you navigate the Start Menu, settings, widgets, apps and more. A laptop is not... Read more
Audience: Adults
6:00pm - 8:30pm
For more information contact Mary Lou Brindisi 232-7311
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7:00pm - 8:30pm
For more information contact Cornerstone Association Management 603-228-1231
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Friday, May 17, 2019

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Children aged 5-7 are welcome to sign up and join us for a roaring good dinosaur-themed story time to end the week! We'll read dinosaur books, sing dinosaur songs and end the story time with a dinosaur egg excavation!  Registration is required and Bedford cardholders only may register. Registration... Read more
Audience: Kids

Sunday, May 19, 2019

2:00pm - 4:00pm
January 20 - The Lightkeepers (2009) PG February 17 – Still Mine (2012) PG13 March 17 – Late Bloomers (2011) Drama April 14 – The Blind Side (2009) PG13 May 19 – It’s Complicated (2009) R Drama
Audience: Adults

Monday, May 20, 2019

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for a fun yoga class  just for four to seven year olds. We’ll be increasing body awareness through breathing and mindfulness exercises, learning fun poses, and stretching, so be sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring some water. No prior yoga experience is required. No need to... Read more
Audience: Kids
7:00pm - 8:30pm
For more information contact Tracey Bell 674-9063
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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

10:00am - 10:45am
Join our drop in story time for ages 2-4. We’ll be singing, dancing, wiggling and reading stories as well as enjoying crafts and other activities at the end of our story time. This program is open to Bedford Public Library cardholders.  No registration required.
Audience: Kids
7:00pm - 8:30pm
For more information contact Joleen Worden 472-8656
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

10:00am - 10:45am
Grownups and their little walkers and crawlers are welcome to join us for 45 minutes of yoga through dancing, singing and chanting! Little ones will strengthen and develop muscles, enjoy a social experience with other little ones, and bond with their caregiver during this fun, relaxed class. Bring... Read more
Audience: Kids
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Need help organizing or sending email?  Unsure how to download apps or navigate your tablet?  Questions about the surfing the internet, typing a letter or downloading eBooks?  Bring your questions and your laptop, tablet or smartphone for basic troubleshooting with the library staff in a supportive... Read more
Audience: Adults

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Wear your pajamas and bring a stuffed animal to enjoy bedtime stories and winding-down songs at the end of the day. Children aged 3-6 are welcome to attend, siblings are always welcome and no registration is necessary for this evening story time.
Audience: Kids
6:30pm - 8:30pm
For more information contact David Schmitt 603-732-2748
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