Adult Summer Reading Club Winners

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  Bradford Public Library is pleased to announce the following winners in our Summer Reading Club drawing held in early August. Readers place a  slip in our fishbowl for every book read during the summer…the more you read, the more chances you get to be drawn first! Congratulations on being super readers! Winners are listed […]

GED Classes Offered

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  The Adult Basic and Literacy Education program offers no-cost classes in GED preparation, math/reading /writing refresher skills, employability skills, basic computer skills and post secondary entry preparation. GED preparation classes will be offered at Bradford Public Library beginning in September 2016!  Participation in an Information and Registration Session is required. Make the commitment to […]

Big Winners at Fishing Derby

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  Our Annual Fishing Derby was held August 6 at Stillwater Prairie. Stillwater Bass Club provided bait and poles for the young fishermen and even provided lunch for all! Every youth in attendance won a prize from the Bass Club!  After a time of fishing and lunch, Bradford Public Library held our drawing for The […]

COLLECTIONS NEEDED!

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    Do you have an awesome collection you would like to display at the Bradford Public Library? We have a library display case available to those who wish to share their passion with the public. Some display ideas include: nativity scenes, local crafter contributions, train memorabilia, collectible statuettes and more! Please fill out the […]

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 […]

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLERS LIST

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  This Week August 28, 2016 Fiction  1 THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD, by Colson Whitehead. (Doubleday.) A slave girl heads toward freedom on the network, envisioned as actual tracks and tunnels. 2 INSIDIOUS, by Catherine Coulter.(Gallery Books.) Two cases — one concerning an attempted poisoning in Washington and another about the hunt for a serial killer […]

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 get your preschooler signed up, we have […]

DONATIONS WELCOME AT BRADFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY

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  Bradford Public Library welcomes many different types of donations. The following are just a few ways you can help us out! Do you always seem to have a stack of new or gently used books at your home that you’re not sure what to do with? Bradford Public Library would like to help you! […]

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 Friday of every month from 10:00 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, […]

BRADFORD’S Community Calendar

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Have you tried to access our new “interactive calendar?”  Every workshop and event that is held at Bradford Public Library will be posted here.  Just click on the date or the activity and “up will pop” a text box which states the day, time, location and background information!  If any community organization, church, Pumpkin Show, […]