Honoring Black History Month

February is Black History Month, a time to recognize, celebrate, and honor the rich and diverse history and important contributions and achievements of African Americans. Come browse through some of the items we are featuring to honor Black History Month, including picture books for young children, chapter books for elementary, young adult books, and non-fiction books for both children and adults. Continue reading Honoring Black History Month

Blind Date with a Book – for Teens!

February 1st-28th at Bennington Public Library Borrow a book and see if it’s love at first page! Browse the covers of our specially wrapped books. Each front cover has “personality” clues about the book inside. Check it out, take it home, unwrap it, and read it! After finishing your book, fill out and return the “Rate Your Date” form, and be entered to win a gift card … Continue reading Blind Date with a Book – for Teens!

Partnership Pass Program

We are pleased to announce that starting on February 1st, we will be adding Durham Museum to our Partnership Pass Program! Thanks to our special partnerships with Lauritzen Gardens, Fontenelle Forest, and Durham Museum, Bennington Public Library is pleased to offer free one-day family admission passes. Passes are available for checkout at our circulation desk. Each pass is for one-day use for two (2) adults … Continue reading Partnership Pass Program

Preschool STEAM – Winter Science

We are starting a new Preschool STEAM Science session for winter! Join us Mondays at 10:30 AM from January 11th – February 22, 2021 for 7 weeks of fun experiments. Please stop by the library for your kit starting Monday December 28, 2020, while supplies last. This program is geared toward children ages 3-5 and requires adult participation. There are a limited amount of kits … Continue reading Preschool STEAM – Winter Science

Virtual Author Visit with Special Guest: Brady the Therapy Dog

December 5 @ 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM We are happy to announce that our favorite therapy dog, Brady, has a brand new book out all about him: Listen, Different is Good (One Dog’s Journey to Find His Superpower). Join us for a virtual reading of his book with his owner and author, Kerrie Kleppin-Winn! If you are interested in getting your own copy of the book, go … Continue reading Virtual Author Visit with Special Guest: Brady the Therapy Dog