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Thanksgiving Holiday Closings

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Thursday, November 27th & Friday, November 28th
All Day
All Locations

Happy Thanksgiving from the Bridgeport Public Library

All BPL locations will be closed Thursday, November 27th & Friday, November 28th in celebration of Thanksgiving. The BPL will reopen Saturday, November 29th.

GO PLAY! Parks Passport Program

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Program runs until April 30, 2015
Passports also available at all BPL locations

Explore, Learn, Play

Go Play! Parks Passport Program provides a fun opportunity for Bridgeport children and their families to visit and be physically active in Bridgeport parks.

TO DOWNLOAD THE FREE GO PLAY! PARKS PASSPORT: Click here

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Teens’ Top Ten Winners 2014!!

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TeenTopTen14s-winners

Did your favorites win??!

Driver Permit Tests Available for Free!

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Free Permit Practice TestsFree Driver Permit Tests

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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Food for Fines

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Saturday, November 15th - Friday, November 21st
All day
All BPL locations

Food for Fines at the BPL

As the Holiday Season approaches, here’s an opportunity to do some good and clear your library fines at the same time!

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Poetz Next-Gen Youth Poetry Workshop

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Saturday, November 22nd
1:00 - 4:00 PM
Burroughs - Saden Library - 1st floor

Youth Poetry Workshop

Do you have a young budding artist and want a forum to showcase their talent?
Well look no further…
Poets, emcees, dancers, singers, musicians, actors, etc are all welcome.

Program days and times are 2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month.

 

 

BPL 2014 Museum Pass List – Check It Out!

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museumBPL 2014 Museum Pass list

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.

Museum Pass List

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.