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6:00 pm Summer Concert Series
Summer Concert Series
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Summer Concert Series
2019 Bethlehem Gazebo Concert Schedule   Sundays 6-8pm Rain or Shine Corner of Main and Prospect June 23           Johnny Cash Tribute show 30           Planet Zydeco – Louisiana Style!   July 7              Mark Shelton – 50’s,[...]
10:30 am Preschool Story Time
Preschool Story Time
Aug 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Bethlehem Public Library | Bethlehem | New Hampshire | United States
Preschool Story Time Stories and crafts for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. 2 Times Each Week! Tuesdays 10am Thursdays 6pm Come in your PJs!
2:30 pm Creative Kids (grades K-6)
Creative Kids (grades K-6)
Aug 22 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Creative Kids (grades K-6) @ Bethlehem Public Library | Bethlehem | New Hampshire | United States
Each week something different – Legos, crafts, STEm toys and more!
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm
WHITE MOUNTAIN JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL – Thursdays, July & August Dorothy Goldstone, Artistic Director and David Goldstone, Managing Director 6 PM, Colonial Theatre, Main Street, Bethlehem, NH Tickets at the Door:  $9 BHC Members,[...]

Trash Pickup Schedule

Please locate your street name to find your curbside collection day. Some streets may be split so please take note if your house number is listed next to your street. Your trash will be collected every week on this day while your recycling will be collected every other week on the same day. Your recycling schedule will either be green or blue depending on your location. Save this calendar as a reminder of your recycling week! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

Tips to deter bears from getting in your garbage:

  • Put ammonia or bleach soaked rags on top of garbage container.
  • Use clamps or ratchet straps to secure the lid on the container.
  • When possible, leave containers in a shed, barn, or garage until the morning of garbage pick up.

Recycle Sorting Instructions

Zero-Sort® Recycling is quick and easy! No sorting on your end makes recycling quick and easy! Just focus on tossing all recyclables into one bin and everything else it taken care of. Zero-Sort® is the single bin recycling service that puts more of your discarded materials back into the world and less of it into the landfill.   CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

How Should I Prepare My Recyclables:

  • Recyclables should be rinsed clean of any food waste.
  • Corrugated cardboard boxes should be broken down into smaller pieces.
  • Lids and caps can remain on empty plastic bottles.
  • DO NOT tie newspaper or cardboard with twine.

Vehicle Registration

Online Vehicle Registration Renewal is easy, safe and secure. There are two ways to complete your renewal(s) online. You may enter your vehicle(s) by plate or by PIN number. PIN numbers are provided by your municipality and can be found on your renewal notice. Your registration form and decals will be sent to you in the mail. New registrations are not valid until you receive them. For new vehicles or vehicle registration transfers, visit the Town Clerk’s office. Call (603) 869-3351 x15 for more information about online registration.

Dog Licenses

In Bethlehem, dogs must be licensed annually before April 1st of each year. Save a tree and renew your dog license online. Please enter your license number exactly as it appears on your previous printed paper license. Locate your license number on your paper license OR you can look at your physical dog tag. All license numbers are preceeded by the year issued with a dash and 3 digits. For example for tag number 59 issued in 2015 enter 15-059.


Vital Records

Marriage License: $50
Certified Copies of Vital Records: $15**
Subsequent Copies: $10**

**The $15 fee is a search fee, payable whether or not the record is found. Fee for subsequent copies only if issued at same time as the first copy.

PLEASE NOTE: A valid picture ID is required in order to process your request. A legible photocopy of the applicant’s government issue photo ID needs to be included with this request. In the absence of acceptable picture identification the applicant shall complete the form Documentation Evidence for Individuals Not Possessing An Acceptable Picture Identification

Voting and Election Information

New Hampshire residents who will be 18 years of age or older on the day of the next election, and  a United States Citizen, may register with the supervisors of the checklist or the town or city clerk where they live up to 10 days before any election.  You may also register on election day at the polling place.  The supervisors of the checklist or the  town or city clerk’s office can provide voters of what proof of qualification they should bring to register.

There is no minimum period of time you are required to have lived in the state before being allowed to register.  You may register as soon as you move into your new community.  For more information on elections, including how to register to vote, visit the NH Secretary of State Elections Website.

Residents may register to vote anytime during the year with the Town Clerk during regular business hours.
ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATION: Please print and fill out application completely.


The Bethlehem Parks and Rec department is a vital part of our community. To contact the Rec Dept directly, please email or call 603-869-3351, ext: 19.

For more information on Bethlehem Recreation Properties and Programs please visit the Bethlehem Recreation Website

Property Taxes

Online payment of property taxes is available for Bethlehem residents and home owners. Credit Cards (MasterCard, VISA, Discover, AMEX, JBC and Diner’s Club) and ACH (direct draft from your Checking account) are accepted via this internet service. Fees apply: Credit Card (MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and AMEX) with a convenience fee of 2.95% (minimum of $1.50) and ACH with a flat convenience fee of $1.50. Please have your email address and your property tax ID number ready at the time of payment. The tax ID number is listed as the “Parcel” on your tax bill. Please enter it as it appears on the bill with all dashes.

View Minutes and Agendas

To view all Select Board Agendas, Select Board Minutes, Planning Board Agendas, Planning Board Minutes, Zoning Board Agendas,  Zoning Board Minutes and Country Club Committee Agendas click on the specific one you are interested in below:

Find Where to stay, eat and go?

Bethlehem is full of fun things to do, great places to eat, and beautiful places to stay. Find out what it is you are looking for by clicking on the links below. We also offer information about great places to visit that are nearby.

Find Local Events!

Find great events in Bethlehem and nearby! Check out our Events Schedule to see everything going on in the area. We post events in all areas including music and arts, plays and theatre, and other great community events.

Find Information as a New Resident

If you are interested in becoming a new resident, or have just moved to the Town of Bethlehem, take a look at the information this page has to offer. Everything from finding out where to shop, finding home services, school information and more!