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BPL Closed for Fourth of July Week End

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All Bridgeport Public Library locations will be closed Friday, July 3rd – Sunday, July 5th for the Independence Day weekend.

Summer Reading

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Super Hero Summer Reading Online Sign-up


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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!

Child and Family Guidance Center – Janet Ortiz

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Tuesday, June 30th
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Burroughs - Saden Library - 1st floor

Greater Bridgeport Joint Resource Collaborative

Join us for a meeting with parents and providers to identify resources for children and adolescents with mental and behavioral health needs.

Greater Bridgeport Toastmasters

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Wednesday, July 1st
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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BPL – Healthy Living Series:

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Thursday, July 2nd
6:00 - 7:15 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library - 1st floor
good food

Healthy Living Series: All About Vegetables

 Join us for a lecture where our instructor will discuss the importance of vegetables in our diet.

Delicious, healthy refreshments will be provided!


Homegrown Terror: Benedict Arnold and the Burning of New London

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Thursday, July 9th
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Burroughs-Saden Library, 3rd Floor Community Room

Homegrown Terror:

Author Talk and Book Signing:
Author Eric Lehman presents this Revolutionary War story as we celebrate our county’s birth this July.

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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. Please join us for our first weekly meeting.

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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.

Line Dancing Fridays

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6:00 - 8:00 PM
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line dancing

Line Dancing Fridays @ BPL!!

Bring your towels and water.

…and come out and have some fun!

(Cowboy hats optional)

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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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