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Our Summer Reading Program is ready to begin! Registrations and reading logs are available now at the library. Here’s what we have planned so far! Please see our webpage at www.bradfordpubliclibrary.org or like us on Facebook for updates on our programs! *Pre-registration is required for all events except Movie Monday/ BINGO to help staff plan. […]

Music Appreciation and Trivia Night July 12

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  Libraries Rock this summer, but the fun is not just for the younger generation! We have a great event planned for our adults!Do you have a favorite musical group or maybe a compact disc that you love? Bring them in to Bradford Public Library on Thursday, July 12 from 6:30-8:00 for a listening party. […]


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Movies begin promptly at 1:00 and we dismiss at 3:30. We have FREE popcorn and plenty of inexpensive (less than $1.00) snacks to purchase too, or bring your own snacks! We play a couple rounds of BINGO after the movie as time allows. Parents, feel free to stay in with your children during the movie, or […]



  You forgot…we forgive…”Can Your Fines!” Our new fine forgiveness program began on Monday, February 5, 2018. We will hold “Can Your Fines” the first Monday of every month. Patrons can bring in non perishable food items and deduct $1.00 off of your overdue fines for each item. We will also take off $1.00 per […]

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 […]

Light Up the Park 2017

  Bradford Public Library held two very special dedications on November 25 before the Light Up the Park Ceremonies.  A donation by Local Author John Scalzi in addition to memorial contributions helped to purchase our beautiful digital sign. We hope you enjoy finding out about library events on it’s bright display.  The GRO garden club […]

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 www.uppervalleycc.org……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!