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  Bradford Public Library will be closed on Saturday, May 26 and Monday May 28 to celebrate Memorial Day. We will be open on Tuesday, May 29 at 10 A.M. to serve you.


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Our Friends of the Bradford Public Library are sponsoring a bus trip to The Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati on June 19. Cost of trip is $75.00 for adults and $65.00 for children. Price of trip includes admission to the Underground Railroad Museum, late lunch at Golden Corral in Franklin, Ohio plus gratuity and […]


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  Sign ups for our 2018 Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!” will start on Saturday, May 12. We will have a table at opening day of Bradford Youth Association Ball…stop by and sign up you and your children! Sign ups will be available at the library that day as well.Our staff have been busy planning […]



  You forgot…we forgive…”Can Your Fines!” Our new fine forgiveness program began on Monday, February 5, 2018. We will hold “Can Your Fines” the first Monday of every month. Patrons can bring in non perishable food items and deduct $1.00 off of your overdue fines for each item. We will also take off $1.00 per […]

Preschool Story Hour Information

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  Our preschool story hour has gone through some changes this year! If you have a little one, please review the following to see if they are eligible to attend! Young ones must be signed up IN ADVANCE to attend. If you miss the sign ups for the current session, you can catch us for […]

Light Up the Park 2017

  Bradford Public Library held two very special dedications on November 25 before the Light Up the Park Ceremonies.  A donation by Local Author John Scalzi in addition to memorial contributions helped to purchase our beautiful digital sign. We hope you enjoy finding out about library events on it’s bright display.  The GRO garden club […]

STEAM for Homeschoolers…UPDATE!


  Calling all Homeschoolers!!!!! Bradford Public Library  is starting a new program just for you. We will be offering a workshop every month full of STEAM activities. Each month we will have a different program geared to get you excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! Plans are to hold this program on the […]

GED Classes Currently Not Offered


  Unfortunately, GED classes will not be offered at Bradford Public Library this year. To find a class location near you please contact the ABLE office  at 937-778-1078 or visit the Upper Valley Career Center website at……make the call TODAY!

Adult Summer Reading Winners!

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  Our drawing for prizes for our Adult Summer Reading Program was held on Monday, August 7. Participants read an average of 11.5 books. The following participants all took home a prize!  Be sure to enter next year…you could win too!   Pat Hoover                             Bob Evans Gift certificate Lil Broughman                        Kohls Gift Card Betty Thompson                    […]

Summer Reading Winners

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  Congratulations to the following winners in our Big Prize Drawing held on August 2 in the Y-Yard Park. Some of our readers read for 100 hours over 2 months!  WAY TO GO!!!  Watch for next year’s sign ups in May… You could win big too!   Tori Derstine: Kindle Fire Caleb Coppess: $100 Walmart […]