Preschool Story Hour Information

  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 […]

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!

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!

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLERS LIST

  Fiction 1 WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING, by Delia Owens. (Putnam.) In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect. 2 OLD BONES, by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child. (Grand Central.) An expedition into the Sierra Nevada uncovers new twists […]

Cathy Jones Visits Bradford Public Library

  Local author Cathy Anderson Jones recently visited Bradford Public Library to present her 2nd edition of The Best Treasure. Cathy’s book, has changed the border of the book to lace and also added several colored pages to show the difference between the present and the past. Cathy has spent the last 23 year ministry with […]

COLLECTIONS NEEDED!

  Do you have an awesome collection you would like to display at the Bradford Public Library? We have a library display case available to those who wish to share their passion with the public. Some display ideas include: nativity scenes, local crafter contributions, train memorabilia, collectible statuettes and more! Library Director, Cherie Roeth traveled […]

DOLLY PARTON’S “IMAGINATION LIBRARY” FOR OUR PRESCHOOLERS IN DARKE AND MIAMI COUNTIES!

Bradford Public Library is pleased to present  Dolly Parton’s “IMAGINATION LIBRARY” for all of our preschoolers!  We are part of the Miami County Libraries program!   This program, where each child receives a FREE BOOK on a monthly basis, is also FREE for parents & grandparents!  Come in to get your preschooler signed up, we have […]

DONATIONS WELCOME AT BRADFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY

  Bradford Public Library welcomes many different types of donations. The following are just a few ways you can help us out! Do you always seem to have a stack of new or gently used books at your home that you’re not sure what to do with? Bradford Public Library would like to help you! […]

BRADFORD’S Community Calendar

Have you tried to access our new “interactive calendar?”  Every workshop and event that is held at Bradford Public Library will be posted here.  Just click on the date or the activity and “up will pop” a text box which states the day, time, location and background information!  If any community organization, church, Pumpkin Show, […]

NEW BABY IN YOUR FAMILY? HELP “BPL” WELCOME OUR NEW READERS!

Bradford Public Library would like to announce the start of a new program designed to welcome our youngest patrons!  We would love to honor your bundles of joy with a new  picture book purchased in your child’s honor. Your child’s special book will have a label placed inside with their name and date of birth. We […]