What's Available @ the Library?



    Please be aware that these events are subject to change. Call ahead (854-7463) if you have questions. 
    Check out our Summer Programming page for info about our planned summer programs for kids!

    We are pleased to let you all know that we are offering a fun summer reading option for adults and for kids ages 12 and up. We are hosting Summer @ Bancroft Bingo: play bingo while you read this summer! First, you must stop in at the library to pick up your bingo card. Then, here are the rules:
    1. Bingo is for patrons aged 12 and older.
    2. Books must be finished between June 1, 2014 and August 31, 2014.
    3. Mark each square on your bingo card with and "X" after you finish a book that matches the category.
    4. Each book read can only be used to mark one category.
    5. List the books you read on the back of the card, along with your name and phone number.
    6. Bingo cards must be turned in by September 5, 2014.
    7. All completed bingo cards will be entered into a drawing for a $40 gift certificate to Steininger's.

    Please stop in the library soon to pick up your bingo card and play Summer @ Bancroft Bingo!

    Some news from our Friends of the Library: If you'd like to be added to the Friends' email list, so you can be kept updated about Library and Friends of the Library events, please send your email address to bancroftfriends@gmail.com, or stop in the Library to add your email address to our list. 

    Regular events: 
    Book Club meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1 PM. All are welcome. Attendees should enter through the Salem Village office, as the library is closed. Contact Margery Robertiello at 854-3166 for more information.
    Scrabblers meet weekly on Wednesdays at 10 AM. Open to all. Boards are always available. Contact Anita Witten at 854-3238 for details.
    Chess Club meets on Saturdays from 10 AM - 1 PM. All skill levels are welcome, even beginners. Boards are always available during library hours.

    Questions or comments? Please let us know!

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