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Food in Your Backyard Week

October 11-17, 2020

Join BPL, Rooted in VT, and the Vermont Department of Libraries in celebrating Food in Your Backyard Week.

Enjoy a story walk of the delightful picture book Home in the Woods, by
Eliza Wheeler. The illustrated telling of the life of a Depression era
family finding joy as they use the land to meet their needs will be
posted on the back field at Bradford Elementary School Monday – Friday. October 12-16, 2020.
Open to the public after school hours.

Celebrate Food in Your Backyard Week by checking out a book from our collection. CLICK HERE for a list of just some of what BPL has to offer on foraging, gardening, farming, beekeeping, livestock rising, preserving, cooking, and more! Call or email the library to arrange for curbside pickup.

Construction is almost complete! Although we are unable to open our doors
to the public, curbside services and open wi-fi continue. Please call
222-4536, or email

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Laptop Lending

We now have two laptops available to Bradford and One Card patrons, ages 18+. The Library’s laptops may only be used in the immediate vicinity of the Library (on the stoop, at our picnic table or chair, in your vehicle parked in BPL parking). For more info call the library at 802-222-4536. Click here to view our lending policy.

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CLiF Virtual Storytelling Series

BPL encourages kids to join CLiF’s virtual storytelling series Zoom!  You need to register in advance so please visit this page on the CLiF website:

CLiF has created an overview for each presentation that includes links to virtual ways to enjoy the author’s work, related literacy activities from CLiF’s resource library, and questions to guide students in preparing to “meet” the author.

Here’s the upcoming schedule:

Wednesday, July 15, 1pm – Meet author Eric Pinder
Wednesday, July 22, 1pm – Meet author/photographer/adventurer Jan Reynolds
Wednesday, July 29, 1pm – Meet storyteller Marv Klassen-Landis
Wednesday, August 5, 1pm – Meet author/illustrator/humorist Marty Kelley
Wednesday, August 12, 1pm – Meet non-fiction author Sandra Neil Wallace

We appreciate this cross-section of our amazing CLiF presenters – storyteller, nonfiction, author/illustrator, poet – living, working, and finding inspiration in their Vermont and New Hampshire homes.

If you aren’t able to catch this presentation live it will be posted to the CLiF website as well.  Thanks!

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