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The Great Bridgman Convention & Red Raid

August 18, 2022 @ 7:00pm

Nick Bogert, a board member at The Region of Three Oaks Museum will present a talk and PowerPoint presentation on the 1922 Bridgman Red Raid in which an American Communist meeting was raided and 17 were arrested.  Join us to learn more of this fascinating chapter of local history.

A photo of the 17 arrested during a meeting of American Communists

Bridgman Convention & Red Raid 100th Anniversary Party

August 22, 2022 @ 5:00pm

Visit the Speakeasy at the Bridgman Library as we host a lively bull session to commemorate the anniversary of the Bridgman Convention Red Raid.
Adults only, please. 

An Image that says, The Speakeasy with a shadowed man whispering

DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Obituary

August 30, 2022 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Don't leave it to chance what is written about you after you depart this earth.  
Write your own obituary and pen a lively send-off! 
Larken Bradley offers an upbeat approach to a grave undertaking.

An image of a newspaper with Obituary on cover.



Children & Teens

Movie Mondays
August 15th @ 2:30 pm
The Mitchells vs. the Machines (PG)!

Pawsitive Reading Program
September 13th @ 3:30-4:30
Sign up at the library desk or call to reserve your spot!

A photo of Zuzu, the therapy dog

Visit the Children and Teen pages for more upcoming activities!

Little Explorers

for ages 2-5. 
Second and fourth Fridays

  • August 26

Little Explorers: Hands on Learning

Check out our new
Ages 0- 5 webpage
for more upcoming activities & programs!

Looking for a resource we don't have?

Books, audiobooks & more!

Use MEL for Interlibrary Loans and eResources.

A link to Libby, a library reading app

Link to Hoopla, an online library.

A Link to MEL, the Michigan e library and inter-library loan.

Keep Up with the Library!

Sign up for the Library Newsletter 

A link to sign up for the Bridgman Library email newsletter

Read the LIBRARY PORTION of the Bridgman Buzz 

See more events on our Calendar


The COVID-19 pandemic requires all of us to re-think and re-imagine how we operate in the world. We truly care about the health and safety of the community.  
Thank you for your patience and support!

To help keep you informed about what we are doing and why, and for other helpful resources and information check out our COVID-19 Resources and Response page

Check out our Online Program Archive



Link to Bridgman Public Library's YouTube Channel

A quick link to our Community Garden page

A link to our library of things webpage

A quick link to the Bridgman and Lake Township Historical Society

A link to Michigan's Activity Pass.