Hungry Ear February 26th @ 5:30

"The Hungry Ear," the free library program, begins its eleventh year celebrating the art of the short story. Keeping the St. Valentine's Day theme, 3 stories of love and romance will be read at the February program. Two stories by Dorothy Parker, The Sexes' and A Telephone Call will be read by Heidi Weeks and Mark Roth. Lapin and Lapinova, by Virginia Woolf, will be read by Judy McMahon who also hosts. For more information, please call the Library at 778-6451.

Tell Us Why You Love BCPL

New York Library Association's Library Advocacy Day is Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  Librarians from Broome County Public Library will travel to Albany to meet with our State Representatives to let them know that Libraries are a vital community resource.  If feel Libraries should be adequately funded, you can fill out a post card and drop it off at the Library by February 27th or email it to

Computer Classes Begin February 15th at 10:00am

We will offer basic computer classes starting February 15th.  The classes will be held every Thursday at 10:00am.  We have partnered with Binghamton University and they have provided student volunteers to teach the classes. Registration is required, please call the Information Desk, 778-6451.

AARP Tax Preparation Assistance

AARP will offer free tax preparation at the Library.  You must make an appointment by calling the United Way starting January 16th.  Land line users need only to dial 211.  If you are using a cell phone please call 1-800-901-2180.  You can call during the hours of 8:00-4:30.  AARP will prepare taxes starting February 2 and end on April 13, Monday- Saturday during the hours 10:00am-2:00pm


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