Gala 2017 Honors David & Melanie Worby

At our Gala 2017, we honored David & Melanie Worby and announced our Early Literacy Initiative, a five-year effort to increase outreach and services for families with young children, sponsored by a $100,000 commitment from the Worbys.  Town Supervisor, Chris Burdick presented a proclamation from the Town of Bedford. See photos here. Special thanks to everyone for creating a fun and successful event!

Parent Workshop


Join us for an Early Literacy Workshop for Parents, led by Idie Benjamin, Child Care Council of Westchester on Saturday April 29, 11am to 12:30pm. Discover the most effective ways to help young children start school ready to succeed. Explore simple ways to turn everyday moments into rich opportunities for cognitive and socio-emotional growth. Please sign up by April 26 as space is limited.



Join us Saturday, May 20, 1pm and enjoy a bilingual program in the library. Flor Bromley presents stories, music, movement, puppetry, and drama in a bilingual program in English and Spanish for young children. Appropriate for ages 0-5 years.

Science Fiction Book Club

New Book Club

Join an adventurous new book club that explores the increasingly popular genre of Science Fiction, including classic, crossover, and fantasy. We are currently reading The Automatic Detectiveby A. Lee Martinez. Books are available at the Library. The next meeting is Wednesday, May 3, at 6pm. If interested RSVP or call for more information.

Short Story Series

SHORTS: Listen, Talk, Go….

Join us Thursday, April 27, 7- 8pm, at the Bedford Hills Community House, for Short stories, for adults, read aloud. This month  June O’Neill reads A Perfect Day for Bananafish by J.D. Salinger. Hosted by Heide Shilstone. Please RSVP if interested.

Book and BowWows

Join us Saturday, April 22, 10:30-11:30am. Children just learning to read are invited to share a few pages from their favorite book or show their favorite illustrations to Halle the Yellow Labrador, a certified Therapy Dog accompanied by her owner. Sign-up not required.