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Movie Monday

Join us for movies every Monday @ 1 p.m. in the Community Room.  Free lunch will be served @ 12:30 p.m.

July 23            Boss Baby (97 min)


BONUS Movie Mondays @ 1 p.m. (No food will be served.)

July 30           Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

August 6         A Wrinkle In Time

August 13       The Muppets

August 20        Matilda

August 27        Flushed Away

Sky Pictures: Finding the Constellations

Wednesday, July 18th @ 6:30 pm 

Attendees will learn to use a monthly star map to locate and identify the Constellations. This will be followed by a tour of the prominent star and constellations of session. After the talk, you will have the opportunity to make your own plain sphere (a star map that can be set for any day of the year).

Makerspace Craft: DIY Dry-Erase Board
Teen Summer Reading Program

Friday, July 20 @ 3:00 pm. Create a custom noteboard to keep yourself organized.

For grades 7-12.

Registration required.

Micro Drone Racing

Calling all Micro Drone owners! Join us at the library @ 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25 to practice your flying skills by navigating a timed course that runs through, around, and over the stacks. We promise it will be as much fun as you can have at the library without a book! Tiny Whoop or Micro Drones (with prop guards) are welcome at this after-hours FPV (First-Person View) racing and obstacle course.

Secrets of Music

Thursday, July 26 @ 11:00 am

How are the sounds of music made? Who invented rock & roll? Get the answers to these questions and more at our hand-clapping, foot-stomping, feel-good show for all ages! It's the grand finale of summer reading events!

Lunch will be served after the program.

Public Notice
Board Vacancy

The Bridgman Public Library Board will have a vacancy beginning December 1, 2018, for a six-year term.  The Bridgman Public Library Board is the governing and policy-making board for the library.  All positions are voluntary.  Persons interested in the position must be residents of the City of Bridgman and file paperwork with the City Clerk to declare their candidacy in the November 6 election by July 19, 2018.  For more information about the position, please contact Randy Hill, President, Bridgman Public Library Joint Board of Directors.

Instrument Petting Zoo with the Citadel

Thursday, July 19th @ 11:00 am

Hands-on fun! Don’t miss this opportunity for children to touch, play and hear musical instruments. Age 6 and up.

Lunch will be served after the program.

Public Notice
Board Meeting of Trustees

Tuesday, July 24 @ 9:00 a.m.

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

Meeting is open to public.

Early Literacy Classes with Mrs Tami

Monday, Baby and Me (newborn-2 yrs) @ 10:45 a.m.

Tuesday, Toddler and Me (ages 3-5 yrs) @ 9:30 or 11:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Story Hour (ages 3-5 yrs) @ 10:30 a.m.

Registration at the Front Desk

Knit 'n Yarn Knitters Monthly Meeting

Learn how to knit or get help with a project!

Monthly Meetings, Tuesday Evenings @ 6 pm

Jul.17     Aug. 21     Sept. 18     Oct. 16     Nov. 20     Dec. 18

Also every Monday & Thursday afternoon from 1:00 to 3:00 pm

Summer Reading Sign up

June 11th to July 27th 

Kids and Teens: Sign up for the library’s summer reading program. This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock!” Explore music through reading and participation in library activities.  For ages 2 - 18 yrs.

Adults: Read 5 books from 5 different genres, then enter to win a gift certificate from Barbott's Greenhouse. 

Second Wednesday Book Club

On the second Wednesday of the month @ 6:00 p.m., join our friendly and interactive reading group lead by Rick Fuller. Books are available for checkout one month before the meeting.  New members are always welcome.

August 8th -  Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Yin Yoga with Cheryl Meadors
Good for beginners!

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

Friends of the Library Meeting

Thursday, July 19 @ 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. 


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