Fall Harvest Party

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  All children K-5th grades are invited to our annual Harvest Party on Thursday, October 26 from 6:30-7:30. Games, snacks and some good old-fashioned non-scary fun are in store for all! Come dressed in your harvest attire or just come as you are! Please call the library at 448-2612 or come in to sign up […]

Bracelet Class with Kathy Weigandt


  Tuesday, October 24 – BPL is hosting Kathy’s Krafts  at 6:30– We will be making a beautiful turquoise and black bracelet for a cost of $10.00. Call the library to sign-up by Thursday, October 19 at 448-2612.  Photo represents the actual bracelet you will be making!

Flu Shots

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  Darke County Health Department will be coming to Bradford Public Library on October 26, 2017 from 3:30-5:30 for a  Flu shot clinic. No appointments necessary, first come, first served. They will even bill most insurance, so it might be FREE! If you do not have insurance cost will be $30.00, cash pay. Make plans […]

GED Classes 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 www.uppervalleycc.org……make the call TODAY!

Date Announced for Craft Fair

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  The Friends of the Bradford Public Library have announced that our annual Craft Fair will be held on  Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend!

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!