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BPL Labor Day Weekend Closings

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Employees of Buckingham and Brewer Printers. 1900 ca.

BPL Labor Day Weekend Closings

All locations of the Bridgeport Public Library will be closed Saturday, September 5th – Monday, September 7th for the Labor Day Week End.

Normal BPL hours will resume Tuesday, September 8th.

Seaworthy Timber: A Lecture by Michael C. Dooling

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Saturday, September 12th
2:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library, 1st floor

Seaworthy Timber: New England Sea Captain Aaron Wood

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Digital Bookmobile

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Friday, September 18th
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library

The Digital Bookmobile

Learn about the future of reading? Check out the Digital Bookmobile.

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DC Comics on Hoopla

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DC Superheroes

All the iconic DC Comics Superheroes in time for “Heroes” Summer Reading! Free with your BPL Library Card.

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BPL Foreign Language Book Collection Expanding!

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Through the generosity of the “Friends of the BPL” The Bridgeport Public Library is in the process of greatly expanding its foreign language collection. Books will be available in the following languages Bengali, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Italian, Portuguese, and Vietnamese.

Stay tuned – the books will be available very soon!

BPL – Healthy Living Series: All About Vegetables

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Thursday, September 10th
6:00 - 7:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library - 1st floor
Wicker basket with assorted raw organic vegetables in the garden.

All About Vegetables

Free workshop. No registration required! Everyone is welcome.

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Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters

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Wednesday, September 16th
12:00 - 1:00 PM
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Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters

Please come and visit the Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters meeting

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Genealogy Roundtable

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Thursday, September 17th
12:30 - 1:30 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library, Bridgeport History Center

Genealogy Roundtable

Both beginners and longtime researchers welcome.

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Crochet Club at Burrough-Saden Library

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5:30 - 7:30 PM
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Crochet Club

Crochet basic learning-all levels are welcome.

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Friends of the BPL Book Sale

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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library, Library Garage

Patrons may enter via State Street.

BPL Now a Funding Information Network Partner

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foundation center

Funding Information Network Partner

The Bridgeport Public Library is happy to announce that it is now a Funding Information Network Partner. In cooperation with the Foundation Center, the Library will be providing access to databases of potential funders for local non-profits and individuals.

Workshops and training will also be presented for those new to grant seeking.

For more information please contact the Bridgeport Public Library, Reference Desk at: 203 576-7400 ext. 5.

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