There are so many things going on at Bloomingdale Public Library this month!
Celebrate the new year with our Winter Reading Challenge!
Log your books and challenges for a chance to win a $25 Amazon gift card.

Reading prize drawing:
Log one book, earn one entry. All books count!

Challenge prize drawing:
Log one book in a challenge category, earn one entry. Read books in different genres and subjects to complete challenges.

Thursdays, December 3 & 17
7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Join us for a themed piano show for the whole family via Facebook Live!

The video stream will be posted on the library's Facebook page shortly before the show starts at 7:00 p.m. You can request songs via the comments section (Facebook account required to request songs, but not to enjoy the show).
Enjoy a new Take and Make project in December! Email Katie Yager, Teen Librarian, at to register for your kit on the date listed. Limited to 10 teens.

December 7 - Diamond Painting
December 14 - Color-Gami
Take part in a virtual scavenger hunt each week for a chance to win an e-gift card! Winners will be announced when the scavenger hunt closes. One entry per teen. See the Teen Calendar on our website for details.

November 29 - Star Wars
December 6 - Winter
December 13 - Norse Mythology
December 20 - Christmas
December 27 - New Year
Stressing about taking the SAT? Take a full-length practice test to
ward off test day jitters and see how you may score on the big test.
Experience first-hand what test day will be like! A representative from
C2 Education will provide a virtual practice test and contact you with
scores and analyzed results.

Click the program title to register:

ACT Practice Test - Saturday, January 9 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
SAT Practice Test - Saturday, January 23 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Games Available for Checkout
Dungeons and Dragons Kit

Grab a twenty-sided die and embark on an adventure with our new Dungeons and Dragons kit. Take this brand-new kit home and create your very own adventure story from the comfort of your couch! Materials include a game mat, markers, Player's Handbook, Dungeon Master's Guide, Monster Manual, Dungeon Master screen, character sheets, and dice. 

Clue | Sorry! | Game of Life | Uno | Red Dragon Inn | Not Parent Approved
eNews Update:
The Bloomingdale Public Library now has 5 monthly eNewsletters and 1 bi-monthly eNewsletter - you may subscribe to just the ones that interest you!

We will be publishing monthly newsletters focused on the following areas:
  • General Interest / Library Information (BPL Bulletin)
  • 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.
We hope to see you at our Library Events!
See our online calendar for a full list of activities.
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