Hours 

Day Opens At Closes At
Monday 9 am 1 pm
Tuesday 1 pm 5 pm
Wednesday 1 pm 8 pm
Thursday 1 pm 5 pm
Friday 1 pm 5 pm
Saturday 9 am 1 pm
Sunday closed closed

 

Announcements

The Library Closings for the Holidays are as follows:

Jan. 1&2  & 19, 2015

Feb. 16, 2015

April 20,2015

May 25, 2015

July 4, 2015

Sept. 7, 2015

Oct. 12, 2015

Nov. 11, 26 closing at 5:00 pm, 27, 28, 29, 2014

Dec. 25, 26, 2014

 

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INTER-LIBRARY LOANS


Starting Dec. 2, 2013 the Bethel Library will be using the van service for our In state ILL.

Events

MOLLYOCKET WEEKEND

The Bethel Library Mollyocket book sale will start Friday July 17th 2015 at 12:00 noon and go until 5:00pm. We will reopen the sale on Sat.July 18th 2015 at 9:00 am and go until 5:00pm.

Please stop by and purchase books at great prices. Hardcovers are  $1.00 and paperbacks are .50 cents. All proceeds benifit the Bethel Library  for new book, audio CD's and e-books purchases.

 

 

 

 

The Bethel Library and local author  and former game warden, Randall Probert are happy to announce a

Book reading and signing at the library located at 5 Broad St, Bethel on June 13, 2015 at 1:00 pm. 

Randall Probert is the author of 17 books with his most recent book being an  historical novel called, Lucien Jandreau. Please come join us!

 

LOCAL& LEGENDARY: BETHEL MAINE

IN THE CIVIL WAR

PRESENTED BY; Gould Academy, Bethel Historical Society and the Bethel Library.

SPONSERED BY: Maine Historical Society and Maine Humanities Council.

 

Please join us for our final celebration of the Local & Legendary: Bethel Maine in the Civil War on Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 4:00 PM at Bingham Auditorium, Gould Academy. This event is free and open to the public.

 

Featuring: The Androscoggin Chorale Chamber Singers, directed by Dr. John Corrie of Bates College performing songs of the Civil War and "My Dear Absent Husband" a dramatization of the Civil War letters of Private Stephen Richards and his wife, Lydia of Upton

 

Presented by: Gould Academy, Bethel Library Association and The Bethel Historical Society.

 

Sponsored by: Maine Humanities Council, Maine Historical Society and National Endowment for the Humanities.

Come join us!!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AL FAIR

5 BROAD STREET, BETHEL LIBRARY

FRIDAY OCT. 17TH 2014

12:00-4:00

APPRAISAL EXPERTS KAJA VEILLEUX & JOHN BOTTERO WILL GIVE YOU FAIR MARKET VALUE ESTIMATES  FOR YOUR TREASURES.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annual Book Sale

Molly-Ocket week-end. This year: Friday, July 18th,2014 starting at 12 noon until 6:00 pm and Sat. July 19, 2014 starting at 8am until 6:00 pm.

Annual Plant Sale

May 31, 2014 9:00am-10:00am. Come and buy afforable perennials donated by local gardeners. Have planrs to donate? Stop by the library or call either Susan Parker 824-4767 or Susan Day 824-2741.

Adopt-A-Book Program

Our Adopt-A-Book Program allows library patrons to donate money for a book that the library has selected for it's collection. A book plate is then placed in the front of the book with the contributor's name along with the name of the person that the book is being donated for, in memory or honor of. Patrons also "purchase" books for birthdays, annerversities, graduations and other holidays. If you would like to Adopt-A-Book please stop by the library or call 824-2520.

Children's Summer Reading Program

Dates to be set.

Bethel Art Festival

Saturday, July 5,2014, 2:00pm "Summer Stories:Maine artist Leslie Anderson will present "Summer Stories", a collection of short stories inspired by her paintings. Two of the book's ten authors, Claire Guyton of Lewiston and Nancy Brown of Bethel, will read from their stories. Anderson will have copies of her paintings and books available


Hours

Monday 9 am - 1 pm, Tuesday 1 pm - 5 pm, Wednesday 1 pm - 8 pm, Thursday 1 pm - 5 pm,
Friday 1 pm - 5 pm, Saturday 9 am - 1 pm, Sunday - Closed


Contact

Bethel Library Association, Director: Michelle Conroy
5 Broad Street, Bethel, Maine 04217
207.824.2520 info@bethellibraryassociation.org