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BPL continues our Summer Hours -

we will be closed

Sundays through September 4

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All good things must end...

Our Summer Reading program comes to a close on Saturday, July 30. All logs must be turned in or completed online by that date.

Click here to complete your online log.

Thank you to our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge prize donors! Their support helps our reading challenges succeed.

Annie Occasion for

Any Occasion

Anyway's American

Grill & Pub

Bloomingdale Park District

British Swim School

Brookfield Zoo

Chicago Botanic Garden

Cilantro Taco Grill

Classic Cinemas

Dairy Queen

Dino's Cafe

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

Honey Baked Ham

Kane County Cougars

Kuipers Family Farm

La Campana Mexican Restaurant

Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria

McDonald’s (Bear Family)

Olive Garden

Platt Hill Nursery

Raising Cane's

Red Lobster

Schaumburg Boomers

Sporty's Restaurant & Catering

Texas Roadhouse

Urban Air Adventure Park

Village Tavern and Grill 

The Ice Cream Social is back!

Thursday, August 4 @ the Library

Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with ice cream • food trucks • games • music kids' rides • and more!

Visit our website for full details and prices.

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Join us for our Summer Concert Series in the Memorial Garden!

August 12 - The Sting Rays

All concerts are 12:00-1:00 p.m. in the Dominic Froio Memorial Garden. For maximum comfort, bring your own lawn chair (for when you're not dancing!).

Attend all 3 concerts and get your raffle entry stamped at each one for a chance to win a prize at the last concert! Prizes provided by Roosters Barn & Grill, La Campana Mexican Restaurant, and Anyways Pub, all in Bloomingdale.

The Summer Concert Series is co-sponsored by the Village of Bloomingdale.

Monday, August 1 is the last day we will collect school supplies in our annual drive with Humanitarian Service Project to collect school supplies for local children as well as others in need of supplies to start the school year off right. Click on the image above for the flyer with a list of supplies needed this year.

August Special Programs

Bloomingdale Public Library is inviting the entire community to take part in Volunteer Month this August! Stop into the library to pick up information about where you can go to volunteer and how to get started, or click on the image above to get information right away from the companies in our area who need volunteers.

Drop in to the library and get your blood pressure checked with staff from Northwestern Memorial Health Care. This is a complimentary blood pressure screening with an emphasis on identifying individuals with elevated blood pressures as well as offering them the tools to seek care when appropriate and awareness of community resources/programming to support lifestyle modification.

Vitalant will be holding a blood drive at BPL on Tuesday, August 30. 

Please click the image above for sign-up information.

Interested in leadership, volunteering, and community service?

The Friends of the Library are looking for new leadership to continue the wonderful work they’ve been doing for the past 40+ years benefitting the 

Bloomingdale Public Library. If interested, please contact the Friends 


BPL is in need of volunteers to clip coupons so that we can bring back our Coupon Exchange Program. Volunteers must be over 18. Contact Jamie Schingoethe for information at

(630) 924-2721 or

Calling All Artists!

Would you like a place to display your art? Consider being one of BPL's Artists of the Month! 

Each month we display one artist's work in our gallery in the stairwell and Take 5 Zone. Artists interested in displaying their work at the Bloomingdale Public Library can download a copy of the exhibition policies and necessary space request forms here. Completed forms can be sent by email to or turned in to the business office during regular business hours. 

As always, check our calendar or the the August/September almanac to see exciting programming available for all ages!

eNews Update
The Bloomingdale Public Library has 5 monthly eNewsletters and 1 bi-monthly eNewsletter - you may subscribe to just the ones that interest you!

We publish monthly newsletters focused on the following areas:
  • General Interest / Library Information (BPL Bulletin) - this is also published 'as needed' to let you know of important announcements and updates
  • Adult Services (The Shelf Life)
  • Youth Services (Kids' Corner)
  • Teen Programs (Teen Territory)
  • Computer Classes (Tech Talk)
  • Digital Almanac - bi-monthly (BPL Almanac)

Click the link below to update your subscription or add a new email address.
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BPL General Information:

Bloomingdale Public Library will remain open during our regular hours. The procedures we currently have in place fit within the state's updated guidelines.

Our meeting rooms are open and taking reservations.

Feel free to contact the library with any questions at (630) 529-3120 or email Please see for updates.

Rent a Tech...from home!

Want 1 on 1 computer assistance on any topic? Call Sean at 630-924-2766 to schedule a phone or Zoom appointment with someone in our Computer Services department. 

Wi-Fi Extended throughout Parking Lot

BPL has installed an exterior Wi-Fi antenna to our building so that our Wi-Fi signal now extends throughout our parking lot and Gazebo area. Residents without home Wi-Fi may now use this resource for remote learning, downloading of eBooks, audiobooks, magazines and more. We have designated the back row of our parking lot as the official Drive-Up Wi-Fi location and is signed as such. Please remember to keep up social distancing rules. Remember that this is a parking lot that is still used by the Village of Bloomingdale and others, so observe all safety precautions as normal. Wi-Fi is available 6:00am to 11:45pm every day.

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