Local Author, Cathy Jones Coming December 12

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Bradford Public Library is proud to announce that local author, Cathy Anderson Jones, will be doing a Reader’s Theatre and a book signing of her 2nd edition, The Best Treasure. Cathy’s book, has changed the border of the book to lace and also added several colored pages to show the difference between the present and the […]

“Just a Pie Crust” Class

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  Thursday, December 15 – BPL will be hosting Teresa Stryker with her famous HOMEMADE “JUST A PIE” CRUST CLASS. You’ve probably heard the old expression “easy as pie”, but if you’ve ever tried to make a pie from scratch, you may have wondered why anyone ever thought pie was easy. Usually, it is the […]

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 […]

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 PDF below […]

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 December 11, 2016 Fiction  1 CROSS THE LINE, by James Patterson. (Little, Brown.) Detective Alex Cross and his wife, Bree, team up to catch a killer causing chaos in Washington, D.C.  2 THE WHISTLER, by John Grisham. (Doubleday.) A whistleblower alerts a Florida investigator to judicial corruption involving the Mob and Indian […]

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! […]

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, […]

NEW BABY IN YOUR FAMILY? HELP “BPL” WELCOME OUR NEW READERS!

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Bradford Public Library would like to announce the start of a new program designed to welcome our youngest patrons!  We would love to honor your bundles of joy with a new  picture book purchased in your child’s honor. Your child’s special book will have a label placed inside with their name and date of birth. We […]