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Upcoming Events

Join us at Bellaire Public Library at our upcoming events.

FOL Silent Auction

Bidding for the 5th Annual Silent Auction will begin on Friday, November 16th and continue through Saturday December 1st.  Last year the auction raised more than $3,000! This was due to the interesting and unique nature of the items donated.  Please bring your items suitable for "gift giving" to the library as soon as possible.  The last day for donations is Friday November 9th.  The final hours of the auction will be during the "Light Up the Night" Soup Cook-off event in downtown Bellaire on Saturday December 1st from 4:30-7:00 p.m.  Auction bidding will stop at 6:00 and winners will be announced at 7:00 p.m.

Luncheon at the library
The Friends will host the annual holiday luncheon in a new venue this year-the library!  Please join us on Monday, December 10th at Noon.  The menu includes soups and salad prepared by Pelican Nest (two time winner of the soup cook-off).Please bring either  a dessert or appetizer to share.  The cost of the meal is $10 and includes beverages.  There will be a sign up sheet a the front desk of the library.  Hopefully, there will be another BIG check to deliver!

Children's Book Reading



Leland James, a resident of Bellaire, will read his book, "A Mice Christmas", on Saturday, December 1st at 11:00 a.m. at the library as part of the Light Up the Night event.  The reading will be accompanied by an on-screen presentation of illustrations.  Recommended ages include children 5-12 and adults.

Movie Night


Don't miss movie night at the library on Tuesday, November 27th at 6:30 p.m. featuring "The Greatest Showman" with Hugh Jackman.  Jackman portrays the legendary P.T. Barnum in an entertaining musical production.  The move is rated PG and runs 105 minutes.  As usual, please meet at Short's Brewing for dinner at 5:00 p.m..if you so desire.


BIGG (Bellaire Interest in Genealogy Group) plan to meet once a month on the first Thursday @ 10:30 a.m. join us!

Books and Beans  Friday mornings from 10 - 11 am  Bellaire Public Library is partnering with McDonald's of Bellaire to provide coffee on Fridays! Please join us for coffee and good books! 

Divine Secrets of the Yarn Yarn Sisterhood!  First and third Tuesday at 4:00 pm  Bellaire Library Knitting Club!  Do you enjoy sharing time with other Knit Wits and hear a few good Yarns at the library? Join us! The Yarn Yarn Sisterhood knitting group now meets twice a month.

The library has four book clubs that meet here each month:

The Page Turners meet the 2nd Wednesday of each month @ 6pm
The Last Tuesday Bookclub (Church in the Hills) meets the last Tuesday of each month @ 1 pm
The Mindfulness Book club meets the last Wednesday @ 4pm