LEARN TO QUILT CLASS

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  Marla’s back with a new class just for beginners! Have you always wanted to learn how to quilt someday? Stop waiting on “someday” and learn now!  Marla  will be offering a 5 week class on beginner’s quilting starting Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Classes will continue on April 16, 23, 30 and May 14. Each [...]

ANNUAL BOOK SALE AND FINE FREE WEEK COMING SOON!

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Our annual Book Sale will be held the week of May 18, 2014. Mark your calendar and make sure you don’t miss the opportunity to pick up some summer reading material at a great price! We have books available for everyone in your home including many Adult Fiction, Large Print books and Christian Fiction. We [...]

Spring Card Making With Phyllis and Brandy Change of Date

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  Phyllis and Brandy are back to offer this fun workshop. Participants will be making 3 cards, and Easter and /or Sympathy Card and a Note Card. All supplies and tools will be furnished and you can even try out the new Martha Stewart Punch! Cost of this  workshop is $5.00 (checks payable to Phyllis [...]

Barbie’s Birthday Bash a HUGE Hit!

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 Excitement filled the air at Bradford Public Library on March 8th as young ladies of all ages gathered to celebrate Barbie’s 55th Birthday! Their morning was filled with jewelry making, coloring and paper dolls! No Barbie party would be complete without a fashion show…each young lady brought a doll dressed in their best to show [...]

READING COUNTS…INFO FOR 6TH AND 7TH GRADE PARENTS

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Is your child having trouble finding an  RC book they like that also has the “Required Quiz” to go along with it?  If you are Bradford Public Library has many, many RC books for your child!  We can check any book that is in BPL and tell you whether it is an RC book, the [...]

Minutes from the January 21, 2014 BPL Board of Trustees Mtg.

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Bradford Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting – January 21, 2014  President Bob Daugherty called the regular monthly meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. Roll call: Mr. B. Daugherty             Yes                 Mrs. Karnehm        Yes Mr. C. Daugherty             Yes                  Ms. Puthoff            Yes Mrs. Gade                       Yes                  Mrs. Sargent         Yes Mr. Hocker                      Absent There was a quorum present. [...]

DARKE COUNTY JOB AND FAMILY SERVICES

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How many of you know that two staff members from Darke County Job and Family Services come to Bradford Public Library the second Monday of every month from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.  They perform a variety of services for our patrons, such as:  Basic Computer Skills, Resume’ Writing, Interviewing Skills, Ohio Labor Market Information, [...]

DOLLY PARTON’S “IMAGINATION LIBRARY” FOR OUR PRESCHOOLERS IN DARKE AND MIAMI COUNTIES!

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Bradford Public Library is pleased to present  Dolly Parton’s “IMAGINATION LIBRARY” for all of our preschoolers!  We are part of the Miami County Libraries program!   This program, where each child receives a FREE BOOK on a monthly basis, is also FREE for parents & grandparents!  Come in  to hear about the program and get your [...]

BRAND NEW “SUBSTITUTE LIBRARIANS”

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Over the past two months, BPL has been looking for a few more substitute librarians.  An AD was placed in the area newspapers and BPL had a total of 14 people apply before the deadline for applications.  Each applicant was invited to the library to have a short interview with the Director and then take a [...]

2014 – THE BEGINNINGS OF OUR PRESCHOOL STORYTIME!

Our popular Tuesday StoryTime will begin on Tuesday, January 14 from 11:00 am – Noon!  All three-five year old preschoolers are welcome to participate in the hands-on activities and stories which include skills for success in Kindergarten!  StoryTime is divided into six week “themed” sessions!  If you are interested in sending your child, but have additional questions, [...]