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Little Owls

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Book Group
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required

Little Owls

Kids are invited to join a monthly program that combines a book club with a themed story time. Laughter is required. Listen to stories and find out what’s so funny. Craft Included. 

Event Details:

Children come together at the Library to enjoy entertaining stories, participate in read-aloud sessions, and engage in hands-on craft projects inspired by themes found in books. Walk-ins welcome.

 

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.

Laptime for Pipsqueaks

10:30am - 11:00am
Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers
Program Type: Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration Required

Laptime for Pipsqueaks

This storytime utilizes "lap bounces," fingerplays, songs, and picture books to underline the importance of talking, singing, and reading with babies. Puppets, shakers, and colorful scarves also engage our littlest patrons and encourage caregiver/child interaction. 

If you are new to Storytimes, please register to receive reminders and any schedule changes. Walk-ins are also welcome!

Event Details:

Rachel Izes is the coordinator for the Library's Early Literacy Program.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Tech Tuesday

11:00am - 6:00pm
Drop-In
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Drop-In

Tech Tuesday

Event Details:

It's Tech Tuesday every week. Technical questions are answered in-person by appointment and over the phone. 

Our Spanish translator is available after 3 pm

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Collection Connect - Mango & Medici

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop-In, Technology Workshop
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Drop-In, Technology Workshop
Registration Required

Collection Connect

This is a hands-on workshop teaching patrons how to use digital WLS resources; computers and chromebooks available for use.

Event Details:

Do you know that the Library has new digital resources, but feel uncertain how they work? In this hands-on workshop we show how to explore cultural programming worldwide with Medici.tv and how to learn new languages with Mango.

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Little Folks & Friends

10:30am - 11:00am
Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers, Families
Program Type: Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration Required

Little Folks & Friends

We embrace the boundless energy of toddlers and focus on stories, singing, and movement. Storytimes are centered on a theme to increase vocabulary and knowledge of a subject. Toddlers learn sounds, letter/number recognition, and language patterns while having fun with their caregivers and peers.

If you are new to Storytimes, please register to receive reminders and any schedule changes. Walk-ins are also welcome!

 

Event Details:

Rachel Izes is the coordinator of the Library's Early Literacy Program.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Registration
Offsite Event
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Event Details:

Battle of the Books is a book-based trivia tournament. Team Bedford will have a team in the Grades 4 – 7 age group.

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.

Laptime for Pipsqueaks

10:30am - 11:00am
Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers
Program Type: Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration Required

Laptime for Pipsqueaks

This storytime utilizes "lap bounces," fingerplays, songs, and picture books to underline the importance of talking, singing, and reading with babies. Puppets, shakers, and colorful scarves also engage our littlest patrons and encourage caregiver/child interaction. 

If you are new to Storytimes, please register to receive reminders and any schedule changes. Walk-ins are also welcome!

Event Details:

Rachel Izes is the coordinator for the Library's Early Literacy Program.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Fine Reading Book Group

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Book Group
Registration
Offsite Event
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Event Details:

In this “magical trip worth taking” (Associated Press), the New York Times bestselling author of In Five Years returns with a powerful novel about the transformational love between mothers and daughters set on the breathtaking Am

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

2024 Summer Reading Challenge

All Day 6/29 - 8/16
Special, Summer Reading
Registration
Virtual Event
Location: Online
Age Group: Tweens, Kids, Teens, Families
Program Type: Special, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:

Children in Grades K and up are invited to participate in our Adventure Begins at the Library Summer Reading Challenge!

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

StoryWalk - Once Upon A Book

All Day 6/29 - 8/16
Special, Summer Reading
Offsite Event
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Special, Summer Reading
Event Details:

Once Upon a Book by Grace Lin and Kate Messner is on view during our Summer Reading Program. Through vibrant illustrations and lyrical text, readers are invited to explore each page as they follow Alice on her adventure into

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Summer Reading Kickoff Event

11:00am - 1:00pm
Bilingual Spanish, Performance, Summer Reading
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Tweens, Kids, Families
Program Type: Bilingual Spanish, Performance, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:

Start your adventure in the library this summer! Celebrate the start of school break with a special bilingual performance from GRAMMY® nominated singer/songwriter Flor Bromley.

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Dive Into Reading at The Pool - Lunch Bunch

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Storytime, Summer Reading
Offsite Event
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Summer Reading
Event Details:

For pool members: Grab your lunch or a snack and join us for delightful summer stories in the shade near the kiddie pool at the Bedford Hills Memorial Park.

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Little Folks & Friends

10:30am - 11:00am
Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers, Families
Program Type: Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration Required

Little Folks & Friends

We embrace the boundless energy of toddlers and focus on stories, singing, and movement. Storytimes are centered on a theme to increase vocabulary and knowledge of a subject. Toddlers learn sounds, letter/number recognition, and language patterns while having fun with their caregivers and peers.

If you are new to Storytimes, please register to receive reminders and any schedule changes. Walk-ins are also welcome!

 

Event Details:

Rachel Izes is the coordinator of the Library's Early Literacy Program.

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.

Laptime for Pipsqueaks

10:30am - 11:00am
Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers
Program Type: Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration Required

Laptime for Pipsqueaks

This storytime utilizes "lap bounces," fingerplays, songs, and picture books to underline the importance of talking, singing, and reading with babies. Puppets, shakers, and colorful scarves also engage our littlest patrons and encourage caregiver/child interaction. 

If you are new to Storytimes, please register to receive reminders and any schedule changes. Walk-ins are also welcome!

Event Details:

Rachel Izes is the coordinator for the Library's Early Literacy Program.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Tech Tuesday

11:00am - 6:00pm
Drop-In
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Drop-In

Tech Tuesday

Event Details:

It's Tech Tuesday every week. Technical questions are answered in-person by appointment and over the phone. 

Our Spanish translator is available after 3 pm

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Dive Into Reading at The Pool - Lunch Bunch

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Storytime, Summer Reading
Offsite Event
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Summer Reading
Event Details:

For pool members: Grab your lunch or a snack and join us for delightful summer stories in the shade near the kiddie pool at the Bedford Hills Memorial Park.

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Little Folks & Friends

10:30am - 11:00am
Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers, Families
Program Type: Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration Required

Little Folks & Friends

We embrace the boundless energy of toddlers and focus on stories, singing, and movement. Storytimes are centered on a theme to increase vocabulary and knowledge of a subject. Toddlers learn sounds, letter/number recognition, and language patterns while having fun with their caregivers and peers.

If you are new to Storytimes, please register to receive reminders and any schedule changes. Walk-ins are also welcome!

 

Event Details:

Rachel Izes is the coordinator of the Library's Early Literacy Program.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Garden Journaling and Nature Art

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bilingual Spanish, Crafts, Summer Reading, Workshop
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Bilingual Spanish, Crafts, Summer Reading, Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:

Nurture your child's love for nature and creativity in this expressive workshop.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Little Owls on Vacation

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Book Group, Storytime, Summer Reading
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Group, Storytime, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:

Children come together at the Library to enjoy entertaining stories, participate in a read-aloud session, and engage in hands-on craft projects inspired by themes found in books. Walk-ins welcome.

 

This event is in the "Preschoolers & Toddlers" group.

Laptime for Pipsqueaks

10:30am - 11:00am
Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Preschoolers & Toddlers
Program Type: Early Literacy, Storytime
Registration Required

Laptime for Pipsqueaks

This storytime utilizes "lap bounces," fingerplays, songs, and picture books to underline the importance of talking, singing, and reading with babies. Puppets, shakers, and colorful scarves also engage our littlest patrons and encourage caregiver/child interaction. 

If you are new to Storytimes, please register to receive reminders and any schedule changes. Walk-ins are also welcome!

Event Details:

Rachel Izes is the coordinator for the Library's Early Literacy Program.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Amigurumi and Pom Pom Friends

11:00am - 12:00pm
Crafts, Summer Reading, Workshop
Registration
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Tweens, Kids
Program Type: Crafts, Summer Reading, Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:

Does your child love soft, cuddly creations? Older kids can use our materials to learn the Japanese craft of Amigurumi, a 3D crochet technique used to make adorable animals and other cute plushies.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Tech Tuesday

11:00am - 6:00pm
Drop-In
Location: Bedford Hills Free Library
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Drop-In

Tech Tuesday

Event Details:

It's Tech Tuesday every week. Technical questions are answered in-person by appointment and over the phone. 

Our Spanish translator is available after 3 pm