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Instrument Petting Zoo​

This Friday Jan 20 @ 4:30-5:30 pm  

The Citadel is bringing a variety of music instruments to Bridgman Public Library.  You will be able to learn about different instruments in a hands on program.  Grades K-5

Library Board Meeting

Tuesday Jan 24 @ 8:30 am. 

The library's front door is open 15 minutes prior to the meeting.  Meeting is open to public.

Andrews Music Recital

Wednesday, Jan. 28 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for an evening of music performed by students from the  Andrews University Music Department. 

Cardio Drumming

Every Monday @ 6:30 pm - Bring your own Ball, Bucket, Drum Sticks, & water!  Class meets in Community Room left off the front lobby. Bring your own equipment.

Yoga with Cheryl Meadors - Good for all levels!

Every Thursday 6-7:15 pm  Participation fee: $10 (cash only to instructor) 50% of proceeds benefit the Bridgman Library.

Early Literacy Programs Fall 2016

Will Begin agin in the New Year Jan 9th

Mondays, Baby and Me (ages 1-2) at 10:45 am.

Tuesdays, Toddler and Me (ages 3-5) starts at 9:30 or 11:30 am.

Tuesdays, Story Hour (ages 3-5) is at 10:30 am.

Board Game Afternoon

Every Friday 2:30-4:30 If you like Kings of Tokyo, Settlers of Catan, and Ticket to Ride, or classic games like Monopoly, this is the group for you! Come join in the fun!  

Teens and Adults only please. 

Knit 'n Yarn knitters Monthly Meeting
Learn How to Knit or Get Help with a Project!

Monthly Meetings - Tuesday Evenings @ 6 pm

Jan. 17     Feb. 21     Mar. 21     Apr. 18     May 16     Jun. 20     Jul. 18     Aug. 15     Sept. 19     Oct. 17     Nov. 21     Dec. 19 

Monthly Meeting in the Community Room

In addition, the knitting group meets every Monday & Thursday afternoon from 1 to 3 pm

Come join in the fun!

Congratulations to the winners of our Teen Story Contest!
We are pleased to announce the winners of the Friends of the Library Teen Story Contest. In honor of the library's 50th Anniversary, teens were asked to write a story between 500-2000 words that featured, in some way, the Bridgman Public Library.  Fourteen unique and imaginative stories were submitted.  Our judges used the following criteria to determine the winners: creativity, writing quality, and compelling use of the library. 
1st Place The Forgotten Shelf by Katherine Moore  $200
2nd Place Untitled by Spencer Noll  $150
3rd Place 2516 by Kyle Buist  $100
Thank you to the Friends of the Library for sponsoring and providing the prizes for this 50th Anniversary Event!
Listen to the winners interview with Brenda Layne on In The Spotlight from 94.9 WSJM-FM Dec 15th


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