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Unusual, Unexpected, Unbelievable but All-True Facts About America’s Presidents

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line dancing

Line Dancing Fridays @ BPL!!

Starting May 29th

Bring your towels and water (Cowboy hats optional)

…and come out and have some fun!

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Library News

BPL Memorial Day Weekend Closings


BPL Memorial Day Weekend Closings

All locations of the Bridgeport Public Library will be closed Saturday, May 23rd – Monday, May 25th for the Memorial Day Week End.

Normal BPL hours will resume Tuesday, May 26th

1920’s Bridgeport Memorial Day Parade Video

Bridgeport Public Library Master Plan…

Online BPL Library Card Applications

BPL library card

Online Printable BPL Library Card Applications 

Printable BPL Library Card Applications are now available Online in both English and Spanish.

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Literacy Volunteers of Bridgeport New Info

Inwood Artists Exhibition – NATURE AND NARRATIVE

art reception
Thursday, May 14th - Thursday, June 11th
Burroughs - Saden Library


Please  join us for the opening reception of the Inwood Artists Nature and Narrative exhibition.

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Crochet Club at Burrough-Saden Library

Tuesday, May 26th
5:30 - 7:30 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library

Crochet Club

Crochet basic learning-all levels are welcome. Please join us for our first weekly meeting.

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Free Computer Classes for Beginners

computer classes
Tuesday, May 26th
6:30 - 7:45 PM
Black Rock Branch

Free Computer Classes for Beginners –

Tuesday evenings at the Black Rock Branch

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The Survivors’ Network of those Abused by Priests

Wednesday, May 27th
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

The Connecticut Chapter of SNAP (The Survivors’ Network of those Abused by Priests) will be holding its  monthly meeting at the Black Rock Branch Library.

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Black Rock Knitting & Crochet Club

Thursday, May 28th
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Black Rock Knitting & Crochet Club

All skill levels are welcome – instruction provided.

Friday Book Club at Burroughs – Saden

Friday, May 29th
2:00 - 3:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library

Friday Book Club

Join us for a lively discussion about the book Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline.

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Saturday Family Movie Matinee – AMERICAN SNIPER

american sniper
Saturday, May 30th
1:30 - 3:45 PM
Black Rock Branch


Director: Clint Eastwood; Rated R; 134 minutes; 2014

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team 3634
Saturday, May 30th
2:00 - 5:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library, 1st floor

Attention – All Bridgeport High School Students

Come learn about Bridgeport’s FIRST Robotics Competition team. We’re looking for students interested in both technical and non-technical fields.
Learn to design, build, and program a robot!

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Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters

Wednesday, June 3rd
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library

Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters

Please come and visit the Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters meeting

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Vegetarian Indian Cooking With Jyothi

Saturday, June 6th
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Black Rock Branch

Vegetarian Indian Cooking Lessons

Indian food tastes so unique (and so good), it’s time to get cooking.

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Free Tai Chi Classes

Johnathan Davis
Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Thursdays 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Tai Chi with Jonathan Davis – Weekly Classes

Please join us for our twice a week Tai Chi classes. These classes are designed for all ages and all fitness levels. Just wear loose fitting  clothing, flat shoes and you’ll be good to go.

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