Out in the community

Bethlehem Public Library is committed to reaching our community throughout the Bethlehem Central School District.

School outreach

Bethlehem Public Library provides visits, book talks, after-school enrichment, writing workshops, 3D printer programs, STE(A)M, makerspace, and many other activities. We work with the school librarians, teachers and school PTAs and PTOs.  To request an outreach please reach out to the staff member listed for your school below.

  • Bethlehem Central High School: Kim
  • Bethlehem Central Middle School: Tori
  • Eagle Elementary School: Michelle
  • Elsmere Elementary School: Anne
  • Glenmont Elementary School: Kim
  • Hamagrael Elementary School: Michelle
  • Slingerlands Elementary School: Cathy
  • Bethlehem Children’s School: Cathy
  • St. Thomas: Anne

If your school or institution is not listed, please email.

Older adult outreach

Bethlehem Public Library makes monthly visits to assisted living facilities and nursing homes in our community providing large-print books, book talks and programs.

For more information on visits to assisted living facilities or nursing homes or information or questions about other adult outreach programming, email the library or call 439-9314.

Books to People

This delivery service is available for residents of the Bethlehem Central School District who are unable to visit the library because of a permanent or temporary medical condition. more

Events, presentations and visits

Our librarians are available for library materials or service-related visits, presentations or programming for your non-profit group or facility within the Bethlehem Central School District.  We also take part in events throughout the community (fairs, picnics, parades, etc.) that are free and open to the public.  If you’d like to reach us regarding a possible outreach program, please contact Natalie McDonough at 439-9314 or via email.

Visits to the library

Bethlehem Public Library welcomes groups from local schools and organizations. Tours, information sessions, demos and other programs can be arranged upon request.  Please email for more information.

We look forward to seeing you out in the community!

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