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!!!
5 BROAD STREET, BETHEL LIBRARY
FRIDAY OCT. 17TH 2014
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.
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