BPL Seeking Artifacts

The Bradford Public Library will be hosting an Open House on August 1, 2020 from 10:00-1:00 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Bradford Fire. On August 3, 1920 much of the business district of Bradford was wiped out in a devastating fire that forever changed the landscape of the village. To prepare for the […]

Trustee Board Vacancy

The Bradford Public Library is seeking to fill one vacant seat on the Board of Trustees. Seven year term would begin in October of 2020.  Applicants must reside in the service area of the Bradford Public Library and be at least 18 years of age. Those interested may pick up an application at the circulation […]

Teen Stop Motion Movie Contest

Contest information: Twist Your favorite Fairy Tale. Create a stop motion movie to tell the story: Movie may be created with any program..we recommend Stop Motion Studio app. You may use Legos, action figure, Barbies, real humans, drawings, clay-mation, digital art….as long as it is filmed using stop motion. Please keep in mind that videos […]

2020 Bluegrass Festival Cancelled


Bradford Public Library Opening June 8, 2020! Bradford Public Library is pleased to announce that we will be opening doors for patrons on Monday, June 8, 2020! During this phase we will have some limitations for patrons who wish to come in to utilize our services.  Please note the following before you plan your next […]

Story Hour Returns June 9!

  Join Miss Candice Tuesday mornings from 11:00-noon on Facebook Live as she presents stories, songs, crafts and activities to get your preschooler ready for kindergarten! Supply list is posted on our Facebook page! please let us know you are watching by commenting during the presentation! See you soon! First 6 weeks is all about […]

2020 Summer Reading Program!!

Foyer Pick Up Still Available

  This service is still available for any patron not comfortable coming into the library! Foyer pick up is now available! Patrons will still need to call us at 937-448-2612 to place an order or you may order online from our webpage at www.bradfordpubliclibrary.org. Items will be available for foyer pick up or curbside delivery the following […]

Digital access for patrons

Here are some links to  help you access our digital sites, databases, and material during the next month! Digital downloads with your library card: http://www.bradfordpubliclibrary.org/downloads/ Over 150,000 books, audiobooks and videos for free! Tabletwise; Free online learning in a variety of topics! https://www.tabletwise.com/class/category/free?fbclid=IwAR2PMyS6uzSJT0VLebX-Cl1Qz31J7weDoFvBB6Z2iARmFBRBr87QderT8ps Lynda.com: Free online learning: https://www.lynda.com/portal/sip?org=bradfordpubliclibrary.org Story Twiggles library free access through June 2020 interactive books!: https://www.products.kidssoup.com/story-twiggles?fbclid=IwAR2WB7lIE0t_7uKz6-z6IkBH0FGrk80A_uA7h_8TeeZnB7ifBhb22g-Uzrk A […]

Cancellation of events

Cancellations include library and non-library sponsored events. Please call 937-448-2612 if you have questions.