Preschoolers Visit Railroad Museum

BPL children visited the Bradford Ohio Railroad Museum as part of their Summer Reading Club activities. They enjoyed touring the NEW interactive Children’s Center and seeing the model trains. Thanks to Sue Vickroy, BPL and BORM volunteer, for this special tour!

NASA Moon Rocks Visit Bradford

Naturalist John DeBoer, from the Miami County Park District, paid a visit to Bradford Public Library with some special cargo….Mon Rocks and meteorites on loan from NASA! This special presentation  for kids of all ages was held on Tuesday July 29. Special hands on activities, such as making your own meteor were highlighted!

ANNUAL FISHING DERBY

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  Our annual Fishing Derby held at the Stillwater Prairie on August 2 was a huge success! Thanks to all who help with this fun event which wraps up our Summer Reading Club each year!  Be sure to watch the slideshow and make plans to attend next year’s event!

FEED OHIO! FOOD FOR FINES

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  Bradford Public Library will be participating in the Feed Ohio program this year! Beginning August 23, you may bring in qualifying food items and receive $1.00 off you OVERDUE fines for each item!  All food collected at Bradford Public Library will go to the Bradford Resource Center to be given to local families in […]

NASA’S MOON ROCKS AND METEORITES ARE COMING TO BRADFORD!

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  Naturalist John DeBoer, from the Miami County Park District, has been trained by NASA to present this very special collection of real moon rocks and meteorites on loan from NASA. This presentation is for kids of all ages- preschool to great-great grandparents! Bradford Public Library’s special meteorite program will be on Tuesday July 29 […]

UPCOMING BOARD OF TRUSTEE MEETINGS AND WORKSHOPS

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  Bradford Public Library’s Board of Trustee Meetings will take place during July and August on the fourth Monday of the month at 5:30 pm. This is a change from the normal regularly scheduled date of the third Tuesday of every month at 5:30 pm. The public is welcome to attend. Bradford Public Library will […]

BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL 2014

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  The sound of fiddles and bangos filled the air June 27 as the Annual Bluegrass Festival  got underway at Bradford School’s Auditeria. Hundreds of fans filled the room to enjoy the sounds of 6 great bands. This year’s line up included Showtime Grass, Rum River Blend, SugarGrove, North and South, Berachah Valley and Nightflyer! […]

BLUEGRASS RAFFLE WINERS

A big “Thank You” goes out to anyone who purchased raffle tickets for a chance to win one of many wonderful prizes! Our BPL Raffle proceeds go to help defray the cost for our sound man and advertising for the event! This year’s winners include: Pat Unger, Cathy Mans, Jim Westfall, Jill Rank, Linda Smith, […]

SUMMER STORYTIME FOR PRESCHOOLERS

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  Preschoolers and their parents/caregivers are invited to attend our Summer Storytime! Each themed session will be on Tuesdays from 11 to noon in the children’s area of the library. Come hear some great stories, make some cool crafts and play games and develope a love for reading!  Our storytime preschoolers can be part of […]

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, […]