BPL Closing Early on June 23

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  Bradford Public Library will be closing at 2:00 on Friday, June 23, 2017 so staff may prepare for the 18th Annual Bluegrass Festival. We will be open at 10:00 AM  on Saturday, June 24 to serve you! We hope you will join us for a toe-tappin’, knee-slappin’ good time. Doors open at the Bradford […]

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!


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  Mark your calendars for Tuesday, July 18 at 6:30….Paper Alice is coming to Bradford Public Library! Check back for more details coming soon. Turning junk mail into paper treasures and making people happy with paper! What a great way to “Build A Better World!”


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  Thursday, June 29 – “Glancing with the Stars” is a fabulous program presented by two amateur astronomers, Paul Sullenberger and his son Eric.  The first part of the program will include visual multi-media and additional astronomical information about the “heavens above!”  If you have any interest in the stars, planets and astronomy you will not […]

Bluegrass Festival

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BLUEGRASS MUSIC FESTIVAL IN BRADFORD “Tribute to Carol Morgan Coy” Bradford High School Auditeria June 23, 2017 from 5:30 pm to 11:00 pm FREE ENTERTAINMENT The Bradford Public Library is sponsoring their 18th Bluegrass Musical Program. There will be six bands performing. This is an outstanding line up of bluegrass groups, so don’t miss it!! […]

Kathy Kreations Yo Yo Purse

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  Do you have a handbag you are ready to throw away?  Maybe you are tired of carrying a purse and are ready to put it in storage, I mean the trash?  If this is you, then bring that old dilapidated, boring purse or bag to Bradford Public Library on Tuesday, June 20 at 6:30 […]


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  The Summer Reading Program “Build A Better World” is well under way at Bradford Public Library! Come in to register, collect your Reading Log and sign up for the awesome activities we have planned for all ages, Preschool through adults! Then read, read, read to earn your prizes. Registrations will close on June 30, […]

Memorial For Carol Coy

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  Tribute & Memorial  Carolene Morgan Coy Staff Librarian for 20 years at Bradford Public Library Friend to all! Valued and loved by everyone she has met! Over the next two weeks, Bradford Public Library will be collecting monetary donations “IN MEMORY AND RESPECT” for the friend we all have lost too soon!      Proceeds […]

Changes in Our Collections

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  The staff at Bradford Public Library have been hard at work making improvements to our collections! We have been moving books, combining collections and even eliminating some. All this change has been made to help you, our patrons, locate books and movies easier!  We know that change can be difficult for some, but we […]

2016…..What a Year!!!

With 2017 just a few days away we would like to take a moment to look back at 2016. Bradford Public Library has had a very exciting year, full of special programs and even more special patrons! We have offered workshops for bakers, wood carvers and leather workers and crafters. Our plant swap taught us […]