July 22, 2019

Adult Summer Reading Week 6 Winners at BAPL!

Congratulations to our Week 6 2019 Adult Summer Reading winners at the Bethlehem Area Public Library! Main Branch Week Five prize recipient, Christine M., won a $40.00 gift card to Arts Quest. South Side Branch Week Five prize recipient, Josephine S., won a  $20.00 gift card to Arts Quest. Our Adult Summer Reading Program continues this week with a  gift […]

Programs at BAPL, South Side Branch
July 8, 2019

Adult Summer Reading Week Four Winners at BAPL!

Congratulations to our Week 4 2019 Adult Summer Reading winners at the Bethlehem Area Public Library! Main Branch Week Four prize recipient, Ruth G., won a $25 gift card to Bethlehem Dairy Store (AKA The Cup). South Side Branch Week Four prize recipient, Bonnie S., won a $20.00 gift card to Domaci Home Store.  Our Adult […]

Programs at BAPL, South Side Branch
July 8, 2019

Adult Summer Reading Week Five Winners at BAPL!

Congratulations to our Week 5 2019 Adult Summer Reading winners at the Bethlehem Area Public Library! Main Branch Week Five prize recipient, Missy B, won a $25.00 gift card to Backdoor Bakeshop. South Side Branch Week Five prize recipient, Anne E, won a  $15.00 gift card to Carlos’ Bakery. Our Adult Summer Reading Program continues this week with a $40 gift card […]

Programs at BAPL, South Side Branch
July 1, 2019

Adult Summer Reading Week Three Winners at BAPL!

Congratulations to our Week Three 2019 Adult Summer Reading winners at the Bethlehem Area Public Library! Main Branch Week Three prize recipient, Amy G., won two Bethlehem Multi-site Museum Passes to Bethlehem Historic Museum & Sites. South Side Branch Week Three prize recipient, Carlos R., won a  $20.00 gift card to Lehigh University Book Store (Barnes and Nobles). Our Adult […]

Programs at BAPL, South Side Branch
June 24, 2019

Adult Summer Reading Week Two Winners at BAPL!

Congratulations to our Week 2 2019 Adult Summer Reading winners at the Bethlehem Area Public Library! Main Branch Week Two prize recipient, Amanda A., won a $50 Gift Card to Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs. South Side Branch Week Two prize recipient Josephine S., won the Under the Stars Gift Basket. Our Adult Summer Reading Program continues […]

Programs at BAPL, South Side Branch
June 17, 2019

Adult Summer Reading Week One Prize Winner at Main!

Congratulations to our first 2019 Adult Summer Reading winner at Main Branch! Week one prize recipient, Margie M. won a $40 Gift Card to Jenny’s Kuali. Our Adult Summer Reading Program continues this week with a $50 Gift Card to the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs. To enter, simply read or listen to a book, write […]

Programs at BAPL
June 6, 2019

CHUCK WENDING AT BAPL

Best-selling author Chuck Wendig is launching his newest book right here at BAPL! Join us at the Main Library on July 1 at 6:30 pm and be one of the first people in the world to get a copy of WANDERERS! It doesn’t officially go on sale until July 2, but you can pick it […]

Programs at BAPL
June 3, 2019

Punk Rock Flea Market Video

The Lehigh Valley Punk Rock Flea Market returned for its second year in 2019. This year’s event was held at the Ice House on April 27. Though the event was not held at BAPL, the proceeds still benefit the library. Plus it’s a ton of fun! Check out all the interesting and fun stuff that […]

Programs at BAPL
May 29, 2019

Meet Some Mushers!

Meet Some Mushers!     Walt and Janet Tremer of Coopersburg understand if they get upstaged by their co-star. After all, who wouldn’t love to meet Jackie, the retired Alaskan malamute! She’s a remarkable animal who completed the 1,049 mile sled dog race from Anchorage to Nome, Alaska. If those paws could talk!   Of […]

Programs at BAPL
May 28, 2019

Author Chris Grabenstein Visits BAPL

Author Chris Grabenstein, who has written the bestselling Mr. Lemoncello’s Library series and co-authored numerous books with James Patterson, visited BAPL Main Library on May 22, 2019.  Mr. Grabenstein spoke about his works, the adaptation of Mr. Lemoncello’s Library into a film, and his experiences as a writer.  He then took questions from the audience, […]

Kids & Teens, Programs at BAPL
May 16, 2019

Bike Bethlehem is Back!

Today we celebrated the return of Bike Bethlehem, the City’s free bikeshare program. As in past years, you can now borrow a bike (for free!) at BAPL and other locations throughout the city. This week is also Bike-to-Work week, with tomorrow (5/17) being official Bike-to-Work Day across the country. So get out there on two […]

Programs at BAPL
May 1, 2019

#Whitman200 at BAPL

Walt Whitman’s 200th birthday is being honored around the country (and beyond!) this year. We were a little early (his birthday was May 31, 1819) in getting the party started, but what a party it was! On April 30, 2019 at the Main Library, we hosted 52 different readers performing the 52 sections of Walt’s […]

Programs at BAPL
April 3, 2019

National Bookmobile Day is April 10

BAPL is celebrating National Bookmobile Day  on April 10, 2019. Visit Bookie Monster on Payrow Plaza from 5-7pm and snap a shelfie. Also, it’s National Poetry Month so BAPL’s resident poet laureate Matt Wolf will be on hand to write you your very own poem for $1. All proceeds support children’s programs at the library. […]

Programs at BAPL
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