• Early Literacy Initiative

Summer Reading Kickoff 2017

Summer Reading Kickoff

Over 120 visited the Library for our Kickoff Festival (see photos here) and 40 kids signed up for the Summer Reading Game. Stop by the Library to sign up and get a free Game Kit to Go. Check out our schedule of workshops and activities. New this year: a Tech Track with The Digital Arts Experience and an outdoor Family Movie Night screening of The Princess Bride!

Family Movie Night

Join us Thursday August 10, 8pm for an outdoor movie screening of The Princess Bride (1987) at the Bedford Hills Memorial Park, Sammarco Soccer Field.  Celebrate the conclusion of the Summer Reading Game with popcorn and ice cream. Come in your pajamas and bring your favorite beach chair or blanket. Based on the William Goldman novel, The Princess Bride. The rain out location is the Bedford Hills Community House.

SYNC 2016 audiobooks

SYNC Audiobooks for Teens headphone listening icon

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+. Two free downloads a week. Full Title List.
Text “syncYA” to 25827 for alerts on SYNC title releases or go to audiobookssync.com


Wacky Wednesday

Please join us Wednesday, July 26, at 4pm for Cookie Stories and Decorating and gather to hear hilarious stories about baking and then walk downtown to MeMe’s Treats Bakery to decorate the cookies. Presented by Dawn White.

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STEAM Rollers

Join us Thursday, July 27, at 4pm  for Explorer’s Toolkit. What if you didn’t have a GPS? Would you know how to use a map and a compass to find your way? Find clues throughout the library using only a map and a compass. Kids will build their own compass to take home, using a needle, cork, and magnet. Presented by Stephen Sciame of Westmoreland Sanctuary.

Los Cuentos

¡Los Cuentos!

Join us Saturday, July 22, 11am-12pm and enjoy a bilingual program in the library.  Stories, puppetry and songs in English and Spanish. Venga y disfrute un programa bilingüe en la biblioteca. Cuentos, titeres y canciones en inglés y español. Ages: 3 years and up.

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