The Bedford Lyceum proudly presents – “Diversity and Race in Children’s Picture Books” with Doris Smith Please join us for this free…Read More
Six months after its founding by a core of Bedford educators and volunteers, Boston Bridges Initiative (BBI) is already assembling an array…Read More
A 2014 Bedford High School graduate told participants in Saturday’s 10th annual Tenacity Challenge that “you have been embodying the meaning of…Read More
Three Asian-American residents active in town government along with the superintendent of schools and the principal of Bedford High School expressed alarm…Read More
A pair of virtual workshops that will include strategies to talk about and disrupt ongoing racism will be presented virtually later this…Read More
The Parents Diversity Council of the Bedford Public Schools has an ambitious agenda planned for 2021.
Officers outlined those prospects at the council’s…Read More
Bedford will soon embark on a year-long process to plan and implement a racial equity action plan for municipal and school employees,…Read More
The second installment of the Bedford schools’ Parents Diversity Council (PDC) book club series is underway, with the first discussion session scheduled…Read More
Students and families in the Bedford schools will serve as the pilot for a groundbreaking initiative designed to build relationships among people…Read More
Bedford is one of three towns among six Massachusetts communities selected to participate in a yearlong project to develop and implement plans…Read More
Next time you’re in Bedford center, come take a walk around the library!
Our latest StoryWalk® follows Shane W. Evans’ beautiful picture book…Read More
The Bedford Free Public Library, Bedford Embraces Diversity (BED), and the Parents Diversity Council (PDC) offer children from Pre-K through grade 5…Read More
Longtime resident and educator Joseph Zellner enlightened and inspired more than 50 people Tuesday evening in the latest of Bedford Embraces Diversity’s…Read More
Listening to high school students’ stories. Advocating with lawn signs. Expanding housing opportunities. Supporting legislation. Opposing offensive school team names and mascots.…Read More
Dozens of people already have registered for an informational meeting on next steps, sponsored by Bedford Embraces Diversity.
The virtual meeting is scheduled…Read More
Bedford VA volunteers teamed up with 15 volunteer colleagues from Bedford Embraces Diversity on January 20, 2020, to visit and assist Veterans…Read More
It's the Year of the Rat, and the Children's Library at the Bedford Free Public Library continued its tradition of celebrating Chinese…Read More
We left West Virginia with an even greater appreciation of its rich culture, resilient people and natural beauty — Pastor John Castricum…Read More
“Warmer, safer, drier"
-- The charge given to volunteers with the Appalachian Service Project.
This summer 24 teens and adults from St. Paul’s Episcopal…Read More
Submitted by Bedford Embraces Diversity Editor’s Note: Because there are so many wonderful images (and a video!) of Sunday’s celebration, watch for…Read More
Submitted by Bedford Embraces Diversity Hundreds of residents and visitors of all ages are expected to assemble at the high school on…Read More