Hundreds of party goers filled the Bedford Central Library November 30, 2000, to celebrate 100 years of library service to the Bedford community.

View from balcony
Jenny Green, representing the Friends of the Bedford Public Library, presents Steve Preston, Associate Director, with a gift of the Bedford Bulletin newspaper on microfilm from 1966-2000. This completes the library's set dating back to 1881.

Dancing in the stacks.

Dancing in the stacks
Plenty of food.
Library Director, Tom Hehman, back row, playing the trumpet as part of the evening entertainment from the Stardusters.
Zim Jackson
Zim Jackson, artist, designer
of the BPLS logo.
Mike Shelton
Mike Shelton, Former Bedford City Mayor,
talking to a reporter.
Larry Jackson
Staff member, Jane Jones, and husband talking
to Larry Jackson, center, former Library Board
chairman, and his wife.
Skip Tharp
Skip Tharp, center, Bedford Public Library Foundation member, with his wife and friends.

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