YOU FORGOT? WE FORGIVE! CAN YOUR FINES! Every Day of the Month

  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 […]

LYNDA.COM AVAILABLE (and changing…..**)

**please see our post titled “Have you used Lynda.com??? for important updates on this exciting learning opportunity!! Bradford Public Library is pleased to offer its cardholders access to Lynda.com’s library of instructional videos.  Normally, using Lynda.com requires a paid subscription, but as a Bradford Public Library cardholder you can access Lynda.com content from any computer with an […]

Memorial Bench

  Thank you to all who donated to BPL in memory of our beloved Carolene Coy. Her memorial bench is at the library and will be placed in it’s new home soon. We invite you all to stop by, sit a spell and remember our dear friend. The generous owners of M&T Excavating will be […]

TELESCOPE AVAILABLE FOR CHECKOUT

  Bradford Public Library is pleased to announce a new addition to our Library Services. We have recently purchased a telescope through the Stillwater Stargazers Astronomy Club that our patrons can now take home with them to enjoy! This telescope has been specially altered to make it user friendly and less likely to break.  Those […]

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 […]

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 September 19, 2021 1 A SLOW FIRE BURNING, by Paula Hawkins. (Riverhead.) Three women come under scrutiny when a young man is found gruesomely murdered in a London houseboat. 2 BILLY SUMMERS, by Stephen King. (Scribner.) A killer for hire who only takes out bad guys seeks redemption as he does one final […]

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 TO BRADFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY *edit*

  ***While we normally welcome donations of print material, books and magazines, we are unable to accept donations of this kind at this time. we appreciate your understanding in this matter and hope to one day be able to accept these donations again!*** Bradford Public Library welcomes many different types of donations. The following are […]