Programs

Art Show Bedford

Friday, January 27 - February 5

11:00 am

Crafting Circle

Crafting Circle

Wednesday, February 1

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Bring your hand crafting projects and enjoy and afternoon of creativity at the library. The group will meet in the Biography room. 

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Crafts for the Community-Valentines

Crafts for the Community-Valentines

Wednesday, February 1

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Grades 5 and up
Come to the library and take part in this annual Valentine tradition. We will have supplies to make Valentine cards and decorate treat bags for Health Care Providers in our community. A great way to earn Community Service hours.

 

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Thursday, February 2

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Hibernation Station & Groundhog Day

Join us for weekly Storytime with Mrs. Crummy.
We plan to be outside on the Village Green and in the event of inclement weather check the website for updated details.

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Crafts for the Community-Valentines

Crafts for the Community-Valentines

Thursday, February 2

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Grades 5 and up
Come to the library and take part in this annual Valentine tradition. We will have supplies to make Valentine cards and decorate treat bags for Health Care Providers in our community. A great way to earn Community Service hours.

 

Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday, February 2

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Make an appointment with our Student Tech Expert Charlie. He will help you with technology questions and can assist you with downloading materials. All sessions are held in the Reading Room on the first floor. Don’t forget to bring you device and any relevant password information.
Register here

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Valentine Card Craft

Valentine Card Craft

Thursday, February 2

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Bring your creativity and we will supply materials and refreshments.

Register here

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Build with LEGOs® Winter 2023

Build with LEGOs® Winter 2023

Monday, February 6

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

6-week series on Mondays:
January 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27, & March 6
 3:15-4:00
Entering Grades K-5

Come to one or all!

Bring your imagination and your camera, but not your Legos®, which will be supplied by the Library.
Your creations can not be taken home.

This Program is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

 

Canasta Meet Up

Canasta Meet Up

Tuesday, February 7

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meets on Tuesdays at 10am

Canasta players or those looking to learn are invited to join our friendly and inclusive group. Canasta is a fun game that anyone can learn. All levels of play are welcome.

If you would like to participate, please send an email to acloonan@bedfordfreelibrary.org with your contact information and skill level.

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2023

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2023

Wednesday, February 8

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays at 9:30
Session 1: February 1, 8, 15 & March 1, 8
Session 2: March 15, 22, 29 & April 12, 19
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

Please register online at our website bedfordfreelibrary.org

As space is limited, please only register for one session.  Program location will be on the Village Green or in the Library, depending on the weather

Session #1 is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

Register for Baby Bounce & Rhyme: Session 2
Baby Bounce & Rhyme: More Information

 

 

 

 

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2023

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2023

Wednesday, February 8

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays at 10:15
Session 1: February 1, 8, 15 & March 1, 8
Session 2: March 15, 22, 29 & April 12, 19
Ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins.

Program location will be on the Village Green or in the Library, depending on the weather.

This Program is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

Musical Mother Goose: More Information

 

 

Women and Money

Women and Money

Wednesday, February 8

1:00 pm

Wednesdays @ 1pm via Zoom
December 14
January 11

February 15
March 15
April 12
May 10
June 14

The Women and Money series is back by popular demand! 
How to Make Sense of Today’s Financial Markets hosted by Julia Strayer, CPWA®, CIMA®, CRPC® and Liz Maccarone, CRPC®

Register for December 14

Register for January 11

Register for February 15

Register for March 15

Register for April 12

Register for May 10

Register for June 14

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Julia Strayer, CPWA®, CIMA®, CRPC®

Senior Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor

Prior to joining Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in 2000, Julia was a vice president and private banker for BankBoston’s Private Bank for 7 years, responsible for asset management and trust services. Previously, Julia worked in marketing for 9 years with Merrill. Julia has a BA from Ohio State University and an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business. Julia has appeared on the CNBC show “Power Lunch,” CBS “This Morning,” WGCH’s “Women in Business,” in addition to featured articles in USA Today.

 

Liz Maccarone, CRPC®

Senior Financial Advisor

Liz joined Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in 2012. Liz works closely with high-net-worth individuals and their families to create personalized and comprehensive strategies that support their goals, including investment management, retirement planning, liability management, and multigenerational planning. Liz values the importance of establishing and cultivating relationships with families including the next generation.
Liz graduated from Fairfield University with a dual bachelor’s degree in Finance and Marketing. She began her career working at a boutique investment firm as a Business Development Associate, specializing in commodities and futures

Knitting with Margaret on Zoom

Knitting with Margaret on Zoom

Wednesday, February 8

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Join this lively group on Zoom! Share patterns, tips and tricks. Meets every two weeks.

Winter Dates: January 11, 25, 8 February 8, 22 March 8, 22 April 5

Join knitters on Zoom

More Information

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Thursday, February 9

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Love Bugs

Join us for weekly Storytime with Mrs. Crummy.
We plan to be outside on the Village Green and in the event of inclement weather check the website for updated details.

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Create With Christa: Time to Make Dough

Create With Christa: Time to Make Dough

Thursday, February 9

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades K-2

Have fun making salt dough Valentines!

This event is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org

 

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Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday, February 9

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Make an appointment with our Student Tech Expert Charlie. He will help you with technology questions and can assist you with downloading materials. All sessions are held in the Reading Room on the first floor. Don’t forget to bring you device and any relevant password information.
Register here

More information

Build with LEGOs® Winter 2023

Build with LEGOs® Winter 2023

Monday, February 13

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

6-week series on Mondays:
January 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27, & March 6
 3:15-4:00
Entering Grades K-5

Come to one or all!

Bring your imagination and your camera, but not your Legos®, which will be supplied by the Library.
Your creations can not be taken home.

This Program is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

 

Canasta Meet Up

Canasta Meet Up

Tuesday, February 14

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meets on Tuesdays at 10am

Canasta players or those looking to learn are invited to join our friendly and inclusive group. Canasta is a fun game that anyone can learn. All levels of play are welcome.

If you would like to participate, please send an email to acloonan@bedfordfreelibrary.org with your contact information and skill level.

More Information

Create With Christa: Back Porch Craft

Create With Christa: Back Porch Craft

Tuesday, February 14

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Drop-in Craft
Tuesdays: January 10, February 14, and March 14
3:30-5:00

For Preschool Age

No Registration required.

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2023

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2023

Wednesday, February 15

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays at 9:30
Session 1: February 1, 8, 15 & March 1, 8
Session 2: March 15, 22, 29 & April 12, 19
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

Please register online at our website bedfordfreelibrary.org

As space is limited, please only register for one session.  Program location will be on the Village Green or in the Library, depending on the weather

Session #1 is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

Register for Baby Bounce & Rhyme: Session 2
Baby Bounce & Rhyme: More Information

 

 

 

 

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2023

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2023

Wednesday, February 15

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays at 10:15
Session 1: February 1, 8, 15 & March 1, 8
Session 2: March 15, 22, 29 & April 12, 19
Ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins.

Program location will be on the Village Green or in the Library, depending on the weather.

This Program is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

Musical Mother Goose: More Information

 

 

Crafting Circle

Crafting Circle

Wednesday, February 15

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Bring your hand crafting projects and enjoy and afternoon of creativity at the library. The group will meet in the Biography room. 

More information

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Thursday, February 16

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Dinosaur Dance

Join us for weekly Storytime with Mrs. Crummy.
We plan to be outside on the Village Green and in the event of inclement weather check the website for updated details.

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Create With Christa: Frosty's Magic Milk Winter Chemistry

Create With Christa: Frosty’s Magic Milk Winter Chemistry

Thursday, February 16

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades 3-5

Frosty the snowman isn’t always made of snow… We will make a milky snowman using different liquids and explore which molecules like each other.

Please register online at our website bedfordfreelibrary.org

Register Here

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Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday, February 16

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Make an appointment with our Student Tech Expert Charlie. He will help you with technology questions and can assist you with downloading materials. All sessions are held in the Reading Room on the first floor. Don’t forget to bring you device and any relevant password information.
Register here

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Closed-Presidents’ Day

Monday, February 20

All Day

Canasta Meet Up

Canasta Meet Up

Tuesday, February 21

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meets on Tuesdays at 10am

Canasta players or those looking to learn are invited to join our friendly and inclusive group. Canasta is a fun game that anyone can learn. All levels of play are welcome.

If you would like to participate, please send an email to acloonan@bedfordfreelibrary.org with your contact information and skill level.

More Information

Knitting with Margaret on Zoom

Knitting with Margaret on Zoom

Wednesday, February 22

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Join this lively group on Zoom! Share patterns, tips and tricks. Meets every two weeks.

Winter Dates: January 11, 25, 8 February 8, 22 March 8, 22 April 5

Join knitters on Zoom

More Information

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Thursday, February 23

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Sneaky Snakes

Join us for weekly Storytime with Mrs. Crummy.
We plan to be outside on the Village Green and in the event of inclement weather check the website for updated details.

More Information

Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday, February 23

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Make an appointment with our Student Tech Expert Charlie. He will help you with technology questions and can assist you with downloading materials. All sessions are held in the Reading Room on the first floor. Don’t forget to bring you device and any relevant password information.
Register here

More information

Build with LEGOs® Winter 2023

Build with LEGOs® Winter 2023

Monday, February 27

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

6-week series on Mondays:
January 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27, & March 6
 3:15-4:00
Entering Grades K-5

Come to one or all!

Bring your imagination and your camera, but not your Legos®, which will be supplied by the Library.
Your creations can not be taken home.

This Program is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

 

Canasta Meet Up

Canasta Meet Up

Tuesday, February 28

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meets on Tuesdays at 10am

Canasta players or those looking to learn are invited to join our friendly and inclusive group. Canasta is a fun game that anyone can learn. All levels of play are welcome.

If you would like to participate, please send an email to acloonan@bedfordfreelibrary.org with your contact information and skill level.

More Information

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2023

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2023

Wednesday, March 1

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays at 9:30
Session 1: February 1, 8, 15 & March 1, 8
Session 2: March 15, 22, 29 & April 12, 19
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

Please register online at our website bedfordfreelibrary.org

As space is limited, please only register for one session.  Program location will be on the Village Green or in the Library, depending on the weather

Session #1 is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

Register for Baby Bounce & Rhyme: Session 2
Baby Bounce & Rhyme: More Information

 

 

 

 

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2023

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2023

Wednesday, March 1

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays at 10:15
Session 1: February 1, 8, 15 & March 1, 8
Session 2: March 15, 22, 29 & April 12, 19
Ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins.

Program location will be on the Village Green or in the Library, depending on the weather.

This Program is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

Musical Mother Goose: More Information

 

 

Crafting Circle

Crafting Circle

Wednesday, March 1

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Bring your hand crafting projects and enjoy and afternoon of creativity at the library. The group will meet in the Biography room. 

More information

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Stories, Songs & Surprises on the Village Green

Thursday, March 2

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Pete’s a Pizza

Join us for weekly Storytime with Mrs. Crummy.
We plan to be outside on the Village Green and in the event of inclement weather check the website for updated details.

More Information

Create With Christa: Tie Dye Butterflies

Create With Christa: Tie Dye Butterflies

Thursday, March 2

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades K-2

Create coffee filter tie dye butterflies!

Please register online at our website bedfordfreelibrary.org

Register Here

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Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday Tech Help With Charlie

Thursday, March 2

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Make an appointment with our Student Tech Expert Charlie. He will help you with technology questions and can assist you with downloading materials. All sessions are held in the Reading Room on the first floor. Don’t forget to bring you device and any relevant password information.
Register here

More information

Build with LEGOs® Winter 2023

Build with LEGOs® Winter 2023

Monday, March 6

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

6-week series on Mondays:
January 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27, & March 6
 3:15-4:00
Entering Grades K-5

Come to one or all!

Bring your imagination and your camera, but not your Legos®, which will be supplied by the Library.
Your creations can not be taken home.

This Program is full.  Please contact Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy to be added to the waitlist at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

 

Bedford Babies Spring 2023

Bedford Babies Spring 2023

Tuesday, March 7

10:00 am

Tuesdays at 10:00 am
8 week sesion:
March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 11, 18, 25, & May 2
For babies 11 months or younger and their parents

This 8 week program is the perfect opportunity for new parents and their babies to:

  • Discuss parenting concerns
  • Meet other parents

Adrian Kalikow is a Certified Parent Coach who will facilitate discussions on everything that is on the minds of the parents involved in the everyday work of welcoming, loving and raising a baby.  

Please register online at our website bedfordfreelibrary.org

Register Here

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