Join Bayne Library this summer for an Ocean of Possibilities. We’ll be hosting programs and events all summer so be sure to check this page for updates!

Summer Reading

Kids

Our Kids Summer Reading is back in person and better than ever. Stop by the library and pick up reading logs to earn raffle tickets and prizes between 6/13/22-8/5/22. Be sure to stop by for our kick-off, Monday, 6/13/22 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. for a free book, bubbles, chalk, and outdoor fun.

Teen

If you are between the ages of 11-18, you can earn a raffle ticket for each book you read! Just sign up between 6/13/22-8/5/22 and you’ll be on your way to a Target Gift card!

Adult

Adults deserve rewards for summer reading too! Sign up between 6/13/22-8/5/22 to earn raffle tickets for each book read. You can then enter them in drawings for some amazing gift cards to some awesome Bellevue businesses!

Books and Blankets

Starting 6/27/22, bring a blanket and join us Ms. Erin Mondays at 11:30 a.m. for stories and songs outside. Program is weather dependent.

Try-It Tuesday

Join us every Tuesday for “Try-It Tuesday”! Intended for grades K-6, these 1 hour programs will introduce you to a new skill. Programs will take place outside as weather permits.

  • 6/14/22, 1:00 p.m.: Yoga with Natalie
  • 6/21/22, 1:45 p.m.: Gardening with NHCO
  • 6/28/22, 2:00 p.m.: Dance with JP Gallery
  • 7/12/22, 1:00 p.m.: Art with Art Imagined
  • 7/19/22, 1:00 p.m.: Fire Safety with Bellevue VFD
  • 7/26/22, 1:00 p.m.: Art with Art Imagined
  • 8/2/22, 1:00 p.m.: Slime Party!

Baby Lapsit

A story time for our littlest friends on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Babies up to 18 months will enjoy stories, songs, and bounces.

Books and Blankets at the Farmer’s Market

After you’ve shopped the Bellevue Farmer’s Market, join us underneath the trees near the playground every other Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. for stories and songs. Bring your own blankets or chairs!

  • June 8
  • June 29
  • July 13
  • July 27
  • August 10
  • August 24

Summer Concert Series

Nothing says summer, like live music in the park! Bring your own chair or blanket and join us Wednesdays, 6/22/22-7/27/22, at 6:00 p.m. for bands on Bayne Library porch.

Pre-School Storytime

A story-time and activity geared towards our pre-school aged friends (3-5) with an adult caregiver every Thursday at 10:30 a.m.

Toddler Time

Come play with us! Toddlers and their adult caregivers can join us for an hour of independent play, Fridays at 10:30 a.m. with our selection of age appropriate books and toys.