Upcoming Events

Jul
20
Fri
10:00 am Family Storytime!
Family Storytime!
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring your children to storytime, this one geared towards children ages 0-4. Following storytime, you are invited to stay and visit with each other in the Meeting Room with snacks and coffee! Family Storytime meets every Friday at 10:00 a.m.Email
2:00 pm Kung Fu Warrior Training
Kung Fu Warrior Training
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learn Shaolin Kung Fu basics and some Mandarin Chinese! Don’t forget a sturdy pair of sneakers. Ages 6 and up. Email

Book Donations

The Bridgton Public Library welcomes your donated books, audio books, DVDs and puzzles.  Depending on the quality and condition of the donated items, they will be added to the library collection, put into the Friends book sale, or given away.  Before dropping off your donations, please be sure they comply with the following guidelines.

Acceptable donations

  • Recent hardcover fiction and non-fiction in good condition
  • Hardcover classics in very good condition
  • Hardcover award winners in very good condition
  • Children’s books in very good condition
  • DVD movies & Audiobook CDs
  • Paperbacks in good condition
  • Puzzles in good condition and with all pieces

Unacceptable donations

  • Condensed books
  • Encyclopedias and textbooks
  • Cassettes (audio or video) or software
  • Magazines
  • Older hardcover and paperback fiction and non-fiction
  • Items in poor physical condition, for example: broken spine, moldy, water damaged, mildewed, missing or yellowed pages, etc.

Other suggestions for your unwanted materials

booksale