Secret Santa’s Soaks and Scrubs


  Thursday, December 14  at 6:30 Hannah Pennington will be offering a special holiday workshop “Secret Santa’s Soaks and Scrubs.” Hannah has been using Essential Oils with her family and has a wealth of experience and knowledge in the health benefits Essential Oils can offer. Hannah will lead you in in making 2 or 4 recipes using Essential […]


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Tuesday, November 14 – This will be the inaugural event for our StoryTime hour with teacher, Becca Scalf and will last from 11 am – noon. This series will last for six consecutive weeks. The theme will be “Animals in Winter.” Each week will focus on the winter behavior of animals in different habitats. Hands-on […]

STEAM for Homeschoolers…UPDATE!


  Calling all Homeschoolers!!!!! Bradford Public Library  is starting a new program just for you. We will be offering a workshop every month full of STEAM activities. Each month we will have a different program geared to get you excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! Plans are to hold this program on the […]

GED Classes Currently Not Offered


  Unfortunately, GED classes will not be offered at Bradford Public Library this year. To find a class location near you please contact the ABLE office  at 937-778-1078 or visit the Upper Valley Career Center website at……make the call TODAY!

Adult Summer Reading Winners!

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  Our drawing for prizes for our Adult Summer Reading Program was held on Monday, August 7. Participants read an average of 11.5 books. The following participants all took home a prize!  Be sure to enter next year…you could win too!   Pat Hoover                             Bob Evans Gift certificate Lil Broughman                        Kohls Gift Card Betty Thompson                    […]

Summer Reading Winners

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  Congratulations to the following winners in our Big Prize Drawing held on August 2 in the Y-Yard Park. Some of our readers read for 100 hours over 2 months!  WAY TO GO!!!  Watch for next year’s sign ups in May… You could win big too!   Tori Derstine: Kindle Fire Caleb Coppess: $100 Walmart […]

Gift from GRO


  Thanks to the GRO Garden Club for the gift of our Railroader. He truly is a Roader…… crafted at Boscott Metals and painted at Production Paint. Be sure to stop and admire him as he stands watch in front of the Library!

Bluegrass Festival Raffle winners

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  Congratulations to the following lucky winners at our annual Bluegrass Festival Raffle! we thank you for your support of this great event and hope you enjoy your prizes! Kenny Moore, Jill Greer, Janet Garrett, Ed Gehret, Paul Gehret, Zelda Riffle, Doug Filburn, Ruth Filbrun, Jerry Overholder, LeAnn Veit, Sue Vickroy, Amy Gade, Jean Karnehm, […]

2017 Volunteer Appreciation Tea

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  Bradford Public Library recently invited our wonderful volunteers to come be recognized for their hours of service to our library and events. Thank you to all our volunteers, some of which are not pictured. You make coming to work a pleasure!



  Fiction 1 THE PEOPLE VS. ALEX CROSS, by James Patterson. (Little, Brown.) Detective Cross takes on a case even though he has been suspended from the department and taken to federal court to stand trial on murder charges. 2 THE ROOSTER BAR, by John Grisham. (Doubleday.) Three students at a sleazy for-profit law school […]