Fall into Good Books










Library Services - Scan, fax,computers, internet, printing, notary, & photocopying services are available by appointment.

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Reading, Writing, and Resources







Build literacy by exposing your child to lots of books. We challenge all parents/caregivers to read 1,000 books to their newborns, infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. Document progress and receive a prize after every 100 books!  (Birth - Age 5)



Kindergarten - 2nd Grade Best Sellers Book Club | Be a part of a virtual book club where you make new friends, learn new things, and play games as we discuss best sellers and award nominated books.


Anime & Manga Fans | 3rd - 12th Grade | Grab your Ramens! It's back! Anime & Manga fans join others that share your love of all things Anime. Discuss your favorite books, movies, and tv shows virtually in monthly zoom meetings at 5:30 PM. Monday, 9/21, 10/19, & 11/16.


Do you need a recommendation for your next great read? Join us October 1, November 5, and December 3 to give and receive book suggestions.


Fall into Good Books September 8th through December 21st. Earn a prize after posting five book reviews to the library's online FALL Reading Program Wandoo Reader. This program is open to children, teens, and adults.


BOOKFLIX - Read a book based on a movie. After you've read the book and watched the movie, write reviews for both, then post your reviews to our online Fall Reading program Wandoo Reader for a chance to win a $10 eGift card.


Book BINGO Challenge - Fall into a few good books and have some fun while you're reading. Pickup your Bingo card at the children's reference desk, check out books in the challenge categories following the card to get B I N G O! Then bring in your card and you'll be entered into a raffle to win a prize. Challenge your friends and family and complete the whole card. Happy Reading!      


 Creative Writing: Author at Work - Explore aspects of authorship in this creative writing group. Develop not only your writing, but reading, vocabulary, and peer assessment skills. Meeting Dates: 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20



I'm a Poet and I Know It Poetry Contest (Ages 8+) Submit an original Fall-themed poem. Poetry contestants in 3rd - 12th grade must submit an original poem on the topic of one of these words: TURKEY, THANKSGIVING, GRATEFUL, FAMILY. Three winners will be selected. One from elementary, middle and high school. One entry per participant. Poetry submission maximum length is 100 words. Contest begins Monday, November 2 and the deadline to enter is Monday, November 30.

At-Home Learning Talks & Tips - Meet virtually to share resources, ideas, concerns, ask questions, socialize, take virtual trips & more. All families are welcome. #Better Together # We're all in this together


Take & Make Crafts - Encourage your child's creativity. Stop by to pick up a simple craft to make together. All materials are provided. Dates: 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11, 12/1


Social Media

Instagram Community Photo Challenge - Beginning October 1st, get involved in our community photo challenges posted on Instagram. Use the hashtags #broadviewstrong and #broadviewpld  New challenges posted 10/01, 11/5, 12/3/2020


 National Hispanic Heritage Month Contests

September 15 - October 15, 2020 

Bookmark Design Contest - Students in grades K-5 are invited to design a bookmark celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. Winner will receive a $15 eGift Card. Entry Deadline: Thursday, Otober 15, 2020 @ 5 PM.

Poster Design Contest - Students in grades 6 - 12 are invited to design a poster celebrating Heroes & Heroins of Hispanic Heritage. Winner will receive a $15 eGift Card. Entry Deadline:Thursday, October 15, 2020 @ 5 PM.


 Tutor.com - Sign up for free online tutoring at tutor.com using your Broadview Public Library card. Every session is one-to-one and personalized to your subject and your question.


Mango Languages - Broadview Library cardholders have access to thousands of eBooks, digital audiobooks, and streaming videos. Browse, borrow, and enjoy titles from the Media on Demand digital collection for free. Learn a new language! Mango offers over 70 language courses plus 15 courses for English as a Second Language (ESL) students. Great for beginners, provides easy interactive tools to reach conversational proficiency.


Media on Demand - Broadview Library cardholders have access to thousands of eBooks, digital audiobooks, and streaming videos. Browse, borrow, and enjoy titles from the Media on Demand digital collection for free.





for Kids, High School, & Adults 

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Log your reading minutes to be entered in our weekly egiftcard random drawing.

Winners will be notified within a week of the drawing.

The program runs through Friday, July 31st. 



Tuesday, June 30 - Music Play Patrol: Bucket Drumming

Online Program


Bring your own bucket and have fun learning the basics of drumming, rhythms, and patterns.   

Use the link & meeting ID to attend this Zoom event: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81362750592 Meeting ID: 813 6275 0592





Monday, June 22 - Chris Fascione

"Bringing Literature to Life" with Mime, Juggling, and Storytelling

Best for Ages 1-8


Join us via Google Meet

Join online https://meet.google.com/qqb-vzzx-kab (PIN: 461395612) or

 Join by Phone +1 941-357-2976 (PIN: 461395612)

























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