Read Beyond the Beaten Path — Summer 2022! See you Summer 2022 for “Read Beyond the Beaten Path”! ~ BPL’s Summer Reading Program for children of all ages. ~ summer reading materials coming soon! If you have any questions call the Children’s Dept. at 203-576-7400 ext. 408.
Bridgeport Public Library is now Fine Free until June 30th. Stop by any of our locations to return overdue Bridgeport library materials and all late fines and fees will be removed from your account.
Wednesdays 5:00 – 6:00 pm from May 5 – June 1, 2022
Please enjoy this family yoga class for beginners for kids in grades 5-8 with a parent or responsible adult. Learn short meditation techniques and cultivate breath awareness with basic yoga poses.
Yoga helps increase flexibility ,strength and balance. Reconnect your mind, body and breath for relaxion and inner peace.
Hi storytime fans! Did you know that Bridgeport Public Library offers a morning story hour at 11AM ~ five days a week at five locations? Meet your local librarian and enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays for the youngest! We’ll learn colors, shapes, the ABCs and always provide literacy tips at the end! Ages: 0-6. See the storytime schedule here: Mondays: Newfield Library; Tuesdays: Burroughs-Saden Main Library; Wednesdays: Black Rock Library; Thursdays: East Side Library; Fridays: North Branch Library. Click here for the flyer with addresses of each locations. Read More…
Lego Club is back! Join other kids who love the ever-popular plastic bricks at BPL’s LEGO Club on Thursdays from 5-6pm at Burroughs-Saden Main Library and on Mondays from 3:30-5:30pm at the Newfield Library . Your creations will be put on display in the Children’s room for a week. Ages: 4 – 12. We supply the LEGOs ~ You supply the imagination! If you have any questions call the Children’s Dept. at 203-576-7400 ext. 408.
Get free or discounted admission to selected museums and cultural sites, with your adult Bridgeport Library card! Passes are available on a first come first served basis at children’s circulation desks of all of our five locations. Passes circulate for 3 days. Patron’s card must be valid and fine free. We recommend to contact your branch first for availability. A fine of $5 per day is charged if passes are returned late.
Download a wide variety of popular fiction and nonfiction ebooks and eaudiobooks to your computer, eReaders, or mobile device. for Bridgeport Library Card Holders
Join one of our children’s librarians for a special virtual storytime on Wednesdays at 7 pm via Facebook Live! We’ll read bedtime stories and learn new rhymes! Every week there is a different theme: Dinosaurs, Bears, Libraries, Winter, Summer, and also bilingual stories to learn world languages. Don’t forget to wear your pajamas and watch with your favorite stuffed animal! Ages: 0-12
Facebook Live at @Bridgeport Downtown Library – Kids
ABCmouse.com helps kids learn to read through phonics, and teaches lessons in math, social studies, art, music, and much more! For kids ages 2 to 8.
With 3,500+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse.com’s award-winning online curriculum is an invaluable resource for young learners. From Age of Learning, Inc.
Use it for free on a Bridgeport Public Library computer!