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Sunday hours at Burroughs – Saden Library

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The Bridgeport Public Library is pleased to announce the return of Sunday hours to the main Downtown Burroughs – Saden Library.

Starting September 7th, the main Downtown Burroughs & Saden Library will be open every Sunday from 1:00 – 5:00 PM.

Passport to Libraries!

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September 2nd - 30th, 2014
All Bridgeport Public Library Locations
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Passport to CT Libraries!

The Connecticut Library Association is proud to sponsor the first Passport to CT Libraries program, running in all participating public libraries from Sept. 1st – Sept. 30th.

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Genealogy Roundtable

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Friday, September 19th
12:30 - 1:30 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library - Bridgeport History Center
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Genealogy Roundtable

12:30 Friday September, 19th – Join us for our monthly Genealogy Roundtable, led by Genealogist Bill Stansfield.

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Lee y Seras

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Wednesday, September 24th
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden - 1st Floor

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Lee y Seras

Ready for School, Ahead for Life

Six Family Conversations –  Wednesdays, September 10th – October 15th

FREE
Dinner and Child Care
Families with Children up to 6 years

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Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters

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Wednesday, October 1st
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library
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Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters Meeting

Please come and visit the Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters meeting

This is a great place to learn how to be comfortable leading and speaking before a small group. This will enhance your leadership and communication experiences before others. Toastmasters meets twice a month on the  first & third Wednesday.

For more info contact: Scott R. Davis at 203-727-2487.

Memoir Writing Class

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Saturday, October 11th
2:00 - 4:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library - Bridgeport History Center
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Memoir Writing Class

The Bridgeport History Center has sponsored a Bridgeport Memoir Writing Class since 2002. Our class has continued to write about memories of not only Bridgeport, Connecticut, but about the stories that we find have linked our lives.

We all have shared landscapes of memories, be it a football game, high school, or daily life. Newcomers are welcome!

Please join us on the second Saturday of each month at 2:00 PM.

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The Worlds Most Haunted House

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Saturday, October 4th
2:30 - 4:30 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library - Bridgeport History Center
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The True Story of the Bpt Poltergeist on Lindley St

Saturday, October 4th, 2:30 – 4:30 PM, Burroughs – Saden Library – Bridgeport History Center

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Friends of the BPL Book Sale

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Thursdays
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library - Library Garage
Booksale

Patrons may enter via State Street.

Yale Peabody Museum: Our Newest Museum Pass to Check Out!

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The Yale Peabody Museum in New Haven is our newest museum pass!

Available at all branches of the Bridgeport Public Library.

Check out all the venues we have available for free admission or a discounted price using your Bridgeport Public Library adult library card.

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BPL Now a Funding Information Network Partner

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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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