Author Archives: Allison Wilkos

Library Director’s Greeting, November 2021

Bloomfield Public Library is extremely grateful to the Bloomfield community for its support of the new library buildings project. On Election Day 2021, Bloomfield citizens voted overwhelmingly in support of the two library project with 2,716 YES votes! The new library buildings will incorporate feedback from the 2021 community survey, with a renovation and space […] Read more >

Bloomfield Senior Center & AARP Tax Aide

AARP tax aide volunteers are once again offering free state and federal income tax preparation at the senior center every Wednesday from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM, through April 12. APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED. No walk-ins. Please call the senior center at 860-243-8361 to schedule your appointment and arrange to pick up your tax packet containing […] Read more >

Passport to CT Libraries

The Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program invites you to visit all of the participating Connecticut public libraries. Take the opportunity to explore each library’s architecture, ambiance and collection.  The program is open to adults and children, encouraging you to explore the many different libraries in Connecticut. Visit McMahon Wintonbury Library or Prosser Library to pick up your […] Read more >

Elizabeth Lane, Library Director

Library’s Director’s Greeting, February 2021

Library Director’s Greeting Bloomfield Public Library (BPL) is in the process of planning new or modernized libraries to better serve you, our community. Your thoughts and needs are important to us as we move forward. BPL staff, the BPL Board of Trustees, the Friends of BPL, and the Building Committee would like to thank the […] Read more >

Online Storytimes

We know that family schedules can be complicated, especially with kids now doing remote schooling at home. With that in mind, Bloomfield Public Library Staff will be regularly posting video storytimes on our YouTube channel. Read more >

Library Director’s Greeting, December 2019

Hello from Bloomfield Public Library (BPL)! My name is Elizabeth Lane and I am pleased to serve as the Town of Bloomfield’s new library director. We have a great library, and I look forward to working with our talented staff, the Library Board of Trustees, the Friends of the Library, and our community to get […] Read more >