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BPL Memorial Day Weekend Closings

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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

Driver Permit Tests Available for Free!

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In partnership with Driving-Tests.org, the Bridgeport Public Library is proud to offer FREE Connecticut Driver Permit practice tests.


These tests, for both automobile and motorcycle, along with the Driver Handbook for each, are available by clicking on the link. You will be taken directly to the test pages.

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Mondays - Wednesdays
3:30 - 5:00 PM
North Branch


Tweens, Teens, Elementary Schoolers

Having trouble with your assignments? Let our staff and volunteers help you get going with those difficult projects.


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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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Speak Out Against Bullying

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Speak Out Against Bullying

The Hearst Connecticut Newspaper Group is embarking on a project delving into bullying in our schools and woud like to hear directly from students.

Please click here to go to their Facebook page to comment or email: speakout@ctnews.com.

Here’s a short video on what some students have already said: click here.