Listing of Slideshow Announcements

Slide number one is an exterior shot of the library in summer.

Slide number two lists our current hours, which are Monday through Friday, 10 AM to 5 PM.

Slide number three says curbside pickup of books is still available. Call the library during business hours, 10 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday, at 585-784-5300 to speak to our librarians at the Information Desk to request items and schedule a pick up time.

Slide number four says we currently have a limited number of desk top computers for patrons to use.

Slide five says the library is currently unable to accept materials donations.

Slide six announces the library is having a bookmark decorating contest throughout the month of September.

Slide seven shares details of our Sunshine and Stories Storytime with Miss Elissa, which will be held at the playground adjacent to the library. This outside storytime, weather permitting, is for all ages with a caregiver. The dates are Tuesdays, September 8, 15, 22, and 29, and Fridays, Sept. 11, 18, and 25. The program starts at 10 AM.

Slide eight says Miss Devin will be hosting a virtual storytime on Wednesdays at 11 AM on the library's Facebook page.

Slide nine announces the dates at times of our Read to Lily, a beagle mix dog, program on Google Meet. Call 784-5300 to register. The program is offered on Wednesdays, Sept. 16, 23, and 30 at noon, and on Thursdays, Sept. 17 and 24 at 4 PM.

Slide 10 says BML will host a Virtual Bilingual Chinese-English Storytime on Sunday, Sept. 27, on the library's Facebook page.

Slide 11 announces the program "How to Interview and Choose a Financial Advisor with Glen Cone on Wednesday, Sept. 30, from 4-5 PM. Register for the Zoom program by calling the library at 784-5300.

Slide 12 announces a teens and tweens Take and Make Craft activity, which runs through September 30. The library provides the instructions and some supplies; you provide the rest. Supplies are available on the Curbside Pickup Table and in the Teen Center until they run out.

Slide 13 says the library offers new Tech Training with Daniel Jones programs every Tuesday on brightonlibrary.org. Classes are accessible under the "Events" menu. The program is sponsored by the Friends of BML.

Slide 14 announces a new Peer Tutoring Program for students in grades 1-12 who might need help with classes. The program is also looking for volunteers to help tutor. Email Delia or Bhuvana at RocPeerTutor@gmail.com or call Deena at 784-5342 for information.

Slide 15 shares information about Brighton Book Bundles. If you like surprises and need book suggestions, try our newest service: Brighton Book Bundles. Call 784-5300 or speak with a librarian to make a request. For ages infant through grade 12.

Slide 16 explains the library's What to Read Next Service. Stuck on what to read next? Fill out our "What to Read Next" form and our librarians will recommend authors and titles you may enjoy. Find the forms at brightonlibrary.org/what-to-read-next.html.

Slide 17 announces that our Partners in Reading for Seniors program is discontinued until further notice.

Slide 18 seeks donations to the BML Foundation. Help expand our services and benefit the entire community for years to come. 

Slide 19 promotes our OverDrive service, which is filled with eBooks and eAudiobooks.

Slide 20 encourages people to follow the Brighton Memorial Library's Facebook page for our most up-to-date information, facebook.com/brightonmemoriallibrary.

Slide 21 encourages people to participate in the United States Census 2020. It is safe, easy, and important. Visit census.gov or call 844-330-2020.

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