Listing of Slideshow Announcements

Slide number 1 is an exterior shot of the library in summer.

Slide 2 encourages people to use the main entrance of the library again. The renovations are complete!

Slide 3 lists our current hours, which are Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 10 AM to 5 PM, and Wednesdays from 10 AM-8 PM.

Slide 4 lets patrons know the library will be closed from 5 PM Wednesday, November 25, through Sunday, November 29, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Slide 5 says curbside pickup of books is still available. Call the library at 784-5300 Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 10 AM-5 PM, and Wednesdays from 10 AM-8 PM to schedule a time.

Slide 6 announces applications are being sought to fill an opening on the Brighton Memorial Library's Board of Trustees. Click here for details.

Slide 7 says we currently have a limited number of desk top computers for patrons to use.

Slide 8 says the library is currently unable to accept materials donations.

Slide 9 announces the BML Forever Hold Cards biannual sale. Cards are $5 for fifteen holds and are available through December 31. They make great gifts and never expire. Ask for free holiday packaging.

Slide 10 lets patrons know that the Friends of Brighton Memorial Library is hosting a pop-up book sale on the tables in the Reading Room and on the book shelf outside the Friends Book Store.

Slide 11 announces Roc the Day 2020 will take place on December 1. Support BML on December 1 when we can all Roc the Day!

Slide 12 announces Nonfiction November for all ages from November 1-30. Read three books from any three different nonfiction Dewey Decimal numbers and fill out the online form at to be entered to win a Barnes & Noble eGift Card. Sponsored by Friends of BML.

Slide 13 announces the library's 5x7xDesign Teen Art Contest, which runs from October 1-December 1. The contest is for Brighton students in grades 6-12 and is sponsored by the Friends of Brighton Memorial Library. Call the library at 784-5300 for more information.

Slide 14 shares details about our Zoom Travelogue Program called Highlights of the Hudson on Tuesday, December 1, from 1:30-2:30 PM. Register by Novermber 31 by calling 784-5300 or emailing

Slide 15 announces the Teen Zoom Book Discussion on Tuesday, December 1, at 6:30 PM, for grades 5-12. Participants will discuss Jason Reynolds' book Long Way Down. Register by noon on November 30 by calling 784-5300 or emailing

Slide 16 announces our Planning for the Holidays with CCCS program on Thursday, December 3, from 2-3 PM. Call 784-5300 or email to register.

Slide 17 says Miss Caitlyn will hold a virtual Lego Club the first Friday of each month. Call 784-5300 for details.

Slide 18 announces the dates at times of our Read to Lily, a beagle mix therapy dog, program on Google Meet. Call 784-5300 to register. The program is offered on Wednesdays at noon, and Thursdays at 4 PM.

Slide 19 says Miss Devin will be hosting a virtual storytime on Wednesdays at 11 AM on the library's Facebook page.

Slide 20 says new Clever Curbside Crafts and Activities for children will be available Fridays on the Curbside Pickup Table. Sponsored by Friends of BML.

Slide 21 lets patrons know that Teen Make & Take Crafts will be available for pick up on our Curbside Pickup Table all month, while supplies last. Sponsored by Friends of BML.

Slide 22 announces our Virtual Bedtime Stories program with Miss Devin on Thursdays at 7 PM. Log onto to watch and listen.

Slide 23 says the library offers new Tech Training with Daniel Jones programs every Tuesday on Classes are accessible under the "Events" menu. The program is sponsored by the Friends of BML.

Slide 24 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 or call Deena at 784-5342 for information.

Slide 25 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 26 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

Slide 27 announces that our Partners in Reading for Seniors program is discontinued until further notice.

Slide 28 seeks donations to the BML Foundation. Help expand our services and benefit the entire community for years to come. 

Slide 29 promotes our OverDrive service, which is filled with eBooks and eAudiobooks.

Slide 30 encourages people to follow the Brighton Memorial Library's Facebook page for our most up-to-date information,

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