October 14, 2019

Coming Soon: Books on the Hill

The Bethlehem Area Public Library is bringing a new library service to Fountain Hill. We purchased a used, no longer road-ready bookmobile and are turning it into a mini-branch to be located right next to the pool at the corner of Spiegel Street and Stanley Avenue. We are calling it Books on the Hill. Books […]

BAPL News, outreach
March 10, 2019

“The Next Chapter” — Senior Storytime at YWMCA’s Adult Day Center

Participants in the YWCA’s Adult Day Center Program continue to enjoy BAPL Outreach’s senior storytime, “The Next Chapter.”  The program is simple — an appropriately meaningful story is shared and complimentary activities follow. In January, participants learned the story of the Golden Gate Bridge in Pop’s Bridge and were then introduced to a variety of STEM […]

February 27, 2019

BAPL visits KidsCare

Anytime and anywhere — even the doctor’s office is a great place for spreading stories (not germs)!  Because primary care physicians have repeated contact with families from an early stage, they play a significant role in promoting literacy.  BAPL Outreach recently visited Star Wellness KidsCare on the South Side of Bethlehem to read a few […]