Lynda. com update

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Miami County Parks Storybook Trails scheduled

  Miami County Parks will be at Bradford Public Library on June 8, June 22 and July 13 from 11:30-1:00 for a storybook trail and activity. These are fun family events geared to get your children outside and exploring nature! Events will be held in Iddings park weather permitting. In case of rain, event will […]

Tails and Tales..SRP 2021

  Summer is here and that means our staff are busy planning another amazing Summer Reading Program at the Bradford Public Library!  The theme this year is Tales and Tails and we are excited to be celebrating animals of all kinds!   Students and adults can read in June and July for the chance to win […]

Wi-Fi Improvements on 4-22-21

New Wi-Fi boosters have been installed on April 22, 2021. These new boosters will allow patrons better access to our wi-fi from anywhere inside the  library and will greatly improve connections outside the building property, in the parking lot and the surrounding streets. This project was made possible with CARES Act funds. We encourage patrons […]

BPL Participates in Free COVID Test Distribution

Bradford Public Library will be a distribution site for FREE Covid at-home test kits starting Monday, March 29, 2021. These test kits have been purchased by the state of Ohio and sent to libraries across the state willing to participate. Tests are taken in your home under the supervision of an e-med proctor. An internet accessible device […]

WE ARE GOING FINE FREE for 2021

Spring is in the air….time for a fresh beginning….. Bradford Public Library is excited to announce that we will be going Fine Free for the remainder of 2021. We want to say Thank you for your support through this difficult year! Starting today, patrons will not be charged overdue fines on material that is returned, […]

Updates Fall 2020

Bradford Public Library  continues to serve the community in these challenging times. The most recent orders from the governor state that “all persons wear facial coverings in or on retail premises in the state of Ohio as set forth in the order.” The  Department of Health has deemed our libraries a s a retail establishment […]

Story Hour Information

  Join Miss Candice Tuesday mornings from 11:00-noon on Facebook  as she presents stories, songs, crafts and activities to get your preschooler ready for kindergarten! Supply list is posted on our Facebook page! Please let us know you are watching by commenting during the presentation! See you soon!

Digital access for patrons

Here are some links to  help you access our digital sites, databases, and material during the next month! Digital downloads with your library card: http://www.bradfordpubliclibrary.org/downloads/ Over 150,000 books, audiobooks and videos for free! Tabletwise; Free online learning in a variety of topics! https://www.tabletwise.com/class/category/free?fbclid=IwAR2PMyS6uzSJT0VLebX-Cl1Qz31J7weDoFvBB6Z2iARmFBRBr87QderT8ps Lynda.com: Free online learning: https://www.lynda.com/portal/sip?org=bradfordpubliclibrary.org A to Z the world: Travel the world, learn cultures, history […]

Being a Good Neighbor….and Staying Safe

  **This class has contacted us again  and would like us to post about staying safe while walking. Bradford is such a quaint village and there are always people of all ages out walking so I gladly will post this article…. enjoy and stay safe! https://www.oasisfinancial.com/tips-for-pedestrian-safety-walking-safety-rules/ Sometimes we all need a lesson in being a […]