Friends of Bethlehem Public Library
Friends of Bethlehem Public Library supports cultural and educational programs for the community and assists the library with special projects and purchases not covered by traditional funding.
Be a Friend
Support the Friends annual member appeal
or make a special donation at any time. Thank you for your continuing support.
Thank you to all our business members
Friends of the Library Scholarship
Services to our community
- Serve on the Friends' board of directors or volunteer at Friends-sponsored library events.
Contact Friends liaison Geoffrey Kirkpatrick
at 439-9314 ext. 3022 or any Friends board member.
- Learn about advocacy for libraries.
- Bus trips to New York City and other destinations.
Bus trip to Glimmerglass Opera:
The library Friends are sponsoring two trips to Glimmerglass Opera this summer: Lerner and Loewe’s Camelot
on Monday August 5
and Wagner’s Flying Dutchman on Tuesday August 20
The details and resevation form: click here (pdf)
- Museum passes for loan
- “A little Sunday music” annual winter concert series
- Writers and Friends author series: past guests Donald Westlake, Jeffery Deaver, Russell Banks, Susan Cheever, Julia Spencer-Fleming and others
- Kids and Friends performance series
2012-2013 Board of directors
Mary Kim Purcell
- July 16, 2012
- September 24, 2012
- October 3, 2012 - Special Meeting
- November 19, 2012
- January 21, 2013
- March 18, 2013
- May 20, 2013 - annual meeting @ 6pm