Bedford Free Library

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HOURS OF OPERATION

 Monday - Friday
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
 Saturday
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday
Closed

 CLOSINGS

DETAILS HERE

WEEKLY STORYTIMES



Tuesday, 2:00 pm
(Not in July)
Thursday, 11:15 am

 Preschoolers with adult
No registration required
 

 

32 Village Green, Bedford, NY 10506   914.234.3570


CLOSINGS

Saturday, May 23 & Monday, May 25
Memorial Day
 

ADULT EVENTS TITLE community & school events

DIGITAL MEDIA

WIRELESS PRINTING

wifi-printing-redThis service lets you print documents, photos and more from your computer or any mobile device from inside or outside of the Library.
Click here to begin.

The Bedford Free Library offers a variety of digital media for patrons to download to their devices.
For full access log in to your account using your Library card barcode and 4 digit pin (typically the last 4 digits of your phone number).

Need help downloading ebooks to your device?
Bring your device, connections and password information to your accounts
(Apple ID, Kindle, Overdrive...)
Available at most times - advisable to call first.

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Overdrive Advantage: digital audio and ebooks for i Pad, Kindle, Nook, Smart Phones and more
Our collection:
adults, YA, children

ComicsPlus: Library Edition: thousands of graphic novels & comics to download to any wireless device

Flipster: access popular magazines online

Freading: tens of thousands of ebooks available for download anytime, anywhere with no restrictions.

Freegal: downloadable music that will be yours forever - FAQ - now 5 downloads/week & 3 hours streaming daily

Kids & Teens eReading Room: ebooks for kids & teens

Lynda.com: access top quality courses in software, technolgoy, business, photography to name a few

NoveList: reading recommendations, reviews, lists & more - log in with your library barcode

OneClickdigital: teen and children’s audiobooks - unlimited and instant download to your MP3 player or iPod

Total Boox: read, share & discover books with no restrictions or waiting lists

TumbleBook Library: talking, animated picture books for children

Online resources: check out the many other options available for free from the Westchester Library System

ANNUAL APPEAL

APPEAL CLOSES JUNE 30
Final reminders were recently mailed - please consider a donation.

Please support the Annual Appeal
Information is available here.
You can donate by using PayPal
You can also donate online.
As always, THANK YOU for your support.

 

Or Network for Good

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 Questions or comments: contact Margaret or
call the Library at (914) 234 3570.

 PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS

KNITTING FOR ADULTS
SPRING SESSION
April 8, 22, May 6, 20
11:15 - 12:15

All abilities are invited to this knitting group. Beginners are welcome and we will teach
 you how to knit! Registration required.
Questions: contact Margaret

SPRING NEWSLETTER
Recently mailed to all Bedford residents.
Also available here.
(Thank you to the Friends of the Library for
 underwriting the newsletter.)

COFFEE AND BOOK KLATCH
4th Thursday of each month at 11:00
Come for coffee and chat about books
All are welcome and no registration
Change of date - May 21 - not 28

Recently added list
Most anticipated fiction
 for spring/summer 2015.

OUR GARDENS
Thank you to Rusticus Garden Club and
Hopp Ground Garden Club for taking such great care of the Library’s gardens.

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Members of Rusticus Garden Club - April 2015

To see gardens in Westchester and around the country, check out
GARDEN CONSERVANCY
Open Day Schedule
Copies available in the LIbrary

MUSEUM PASS PROGRAM

Free passes & tickets to several local museums
Aldrich Museum
Frick Collection
The Hammond Museum
Katonah Museum of Art
Maritime Aquarium
Neuberger Museum of Art

Also the Museum of Natural History in NY
(Two vouchers per family per year.
BDV patrons only)

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 PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN

CHILDREN’S CALENDAR
May

BIKE DECORATING WORKSHOP
Get your bike ready to ride in the
 Memorial Day Parade on May 25
Wednesday, May 20 at 4:00
Ages 4-10

Bring your bike and your imagination

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ICE CREAM SOCIAL
This popular family event will be
Thursday, May 28 at 3:00
Bedford Presbyterian Church - rain or shine
Poetry contest winners announced at 3:30
Registration is helpful.

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TRUCK DAY & MINI BOOK SALE
This year the Friends of the Library will have a
book sale at the Annual Truck Day event.
Saturday, June 20 at 10:00 - 1:00
Parking lot of Bedford Presbyterian Church
Great way to start Father’s Day celebrations.

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MUSICAL MOTHER GOOSE
Wednesdays at 10:15 for
12 - 30 months
There will be two 3-week sessions
from July 8 to August 12
Registration begins Monday, June 1 at 10:00

Due to the popularity of this program you may register for one session and join a waiting list for the other.

KNITWITS
Grades 4 and up
Wednesdays at 3:30 - 4:30
Spring Session
April 8, 22, May 6, 20
Registration is required. Beginners welcome.
Questions - contact Margaret

STORIES, SONGS AND SURPRISES
storytime with little people cartoon'Fun for preschoolers
ages 2-5 with an adult.
Different theme each time.
Tuesdays at 2:00 and
Thursdays at 11:15
No registration
Themes in May

NOOK LENDING PROGRAM

nook simple touchThe Library has
three preloaded Nooks
available for patrons to borrow
Titles on the Nooks
 3 week lending period
Lending policies
(Funded by The Friends of the
 Bedford Free Library)

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