All locations of the Bridgeport Library will be CLOSED Saturday, May 25th through Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. All BPL locations will reopen Tuesday, May 28th at their normal times.
Friday, June 21st
2:00 - 4:30 PM
Burroughs & Saden Library
Join us in the Teen Cafe for Summer Learning Day. Learn Scratch and make your own creations to share with others!
Scratch is a programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.
WWE READING WRESTLEMANIA® CHALLENGE WINNERS!
Bridgeport Public Library and the WWE unleashed the reading power of local teen patrons. Javier Llantin Cruz and Ramon Pons, both of Bridgeport, CT were finalists in the WrestleMania® Reading Challenge. Eighteen readers were selected over a four month judging process based on how they answered the following question, “What is your favorite book and why should your favorite wrestler read it?” Winners in grades 5-12 were chosen from across the United States, Canada and England. Read More
4th Friday of the month,
3:00 – 5:00 PM
Learn to play chess, the fourth Friday of every month, with Suzanne Kachmer and John Farwell. All skill levels welcome.
Co-sponsored by City Lights Gallery.
Contact: Newfield Branch 203 576-7828
2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month
Breaking News!- We have added X-Box Wednesday on the 4th Wednesday of the month; also at 6:00.
Contact Newfield Branch: 203 576-7828
Get an online tutor using your valid Bridgeport Public Library card. Find a resource 24/7. Once again we offer free academic and career resources and tutoring from Tutor.com for all students and adults!
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.
Here’s a short video on what some students have already said: click here.