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
The library Friends are once again sponsoring a trip to Glimmerglass for Rogers and Hammerstein’s Carousel
on Monday August 4 and
Puccini’s Madama Butterfly
on Monday August 18. The details and reservation 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
Board of directors
Mary Kim Purcell