Teens & YA @ BPL

Hey! We’re (almost) famous!

While looking around at some other libraries’ teen blogs, I ran across this website, which is devoted to info about libraries using technology to connect with young adults - and the BFYA Blog was included in their list of YA blogs. How cool is that?There are still a few spaces left in Tuesday’s Get Wired [...]

Make a bracelet at the library

GET WIRED! Learn to make jewelry with beads, wire, and Swarovski crystals at the Brookfield Public Library this Tuesday, March 7, at 6:30, with expert instruction from local jewelry guru Suzanne Beatty. Bring $5 - $15 to cover the cost of your supplies and go home with a bracelet that you designed yourself. In April [...]

Babysitting Classes in March and April

Our next Red Cross Babysitting classes have been scheduled to coincide with your school’s spring vacations. They will be held from 1:00 until 5:00 on Monday and Tuesday, March 27th and 28th (for kids in Districts 95, 96, and 102) and on Monday and Tuesday, April 17th and 18th (for kids in District 103, St. [...]

How do you spend your spare time?

Our new Young Adult survey is available in the library and at some of our area schools, or can be downloaded by clicking here. Fill it out and get it back to us by February 14th (or so). The programs and services we plan in the next few months will be directly influenced by what [...]