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

 PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS

ADULT FICTION WRITING

Fridays at 9:30 - 10:30
April 10 - May 15
(No class May 8)
Kim Kovach is back by popular demand, with a 5 week workshop in fiction writing. 
Read about Kim in the Lewisboro Ledger.
Class size is limited to 15 - fills up quickly. Call to register.

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 CONVERSATION
Join Dr. Jere Hochman
Superintendent of Bedford Schools
Thursday, May 7 at 10:30
Bedford Free Library

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

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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ANNUAL APPEAL

Please support the Annual Appeal
Information is available here.
You can donate by using PayPal
The 2014-2015 Appeal has been mailed.
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.

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)

 Sign up here for Library emails

 PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN

CHILDREN’S CALENDAR
April

CHILDREN’S POETRY CONTEST
(Sponsored by the Friends of the Library)
Ages 6-18
Submit by Thursday, April 30 at 6:00
$10 fee per poem
Prizes awarded in several categories
Entry form required with each poem
Prizes awarded at the
Ice Cream Social on Thursday, May 28 at 3:30

SCRAPBOOKING
CELEBRATE YOUR YEAR
Tuesday, April 28 at 3:30 - 4:30
Grades 3 - 5

Bring photos, mementoes, memories
The rest will be supplied

MUSICAL MOTHER GOOSE
Wednesdays at 10:15 for
12 - 30 months
Winter session
Began January 28

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 April

 PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG ADULTS

 WRITING CONTEST
Congratulations to the winners:
FICTION
1st place: Andrea Reino
Break the Silence
2nd place: Julia Ruggiero
True Confessions
3rd place: Nicole Townsend
Femi-Nazi Motherland
Honorable Mention: Nicole Hoffman
Home Away From Home
NONFICTION
1st place: Emma McCormick
The Millennium of Missing Out
2nd place: Anna Sophia Boguraev
Perspective
3rd Place: Eileen Becerra
Ecuador

This year’s winners and judges
(Photo by Richard TenDyke)
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