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The Power of a Library Card

By |2019-08-29T15:36:55-04:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: Library Programs, Library Updates|

Since 1987, September has been designated as Library Card Sign-Up month.  It is the month that allows us to showcase the power of a library card.  Why is a library card important?  How does it have power? It grants you access to stuff that you would normally pay for.  You can check out books, movies, [...]

Greentown Glass Museum Exhibit

By |2019-07-26T12:54:09-04:00August 14th, 2019|Categories: Library Displays|Tags: , , |

We are excited to announce that in September, Greentown Glass Museum will be bringing 70 pieces of Greentown Glass to the Batesville Memorial Public Library. We are excited to offer this exhibit to our community and to showcase a piece of Indiana history. The pieces included in the exhibit represent a beautiful array of patterns [...]

No Commitment Book Club

By |2018-12-28T17:09:06-05:00January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Library Programs|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever wanted to join a Book Club but just couldn't fit it into your schedule? How does it work? Each month the library will pick an author, genre or theme. Patrons will then choose a book from the book club display to read or listen to. You can [...]

Remember When…Storytime

By |2019-01-08T09:52:34-05:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Library Programs|Tags: , , , , |

Do you like to hear a good "true" story?  Do you like to tell your story or those of your family?  Would you like to tell that story to a captive audience? Beginning on January 23, the library will be hosting a monthly laid back storytelling program, [...]

Take Educational Classes For Free with Gale Courses

By |2018-12-07T16:53:45-05:00September 27th, 2018|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , |

You can learn a new skill on your schedule.  With Gale Courses, you can take free online, instructor-led courses that are available when you are. There are courses in Business, Computer Applications, Writing and Publishing, Personal Development, and many more. Whether you're an absolute beginner or ready to improve your skills, there's something for everyone. [...]

What’s New @ the Library? Sign up for email alerts!

By |2018-12-07T16:55:40-05:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Library Updates|Tags: , , , |

Do you want to know what new books, DVD's and other items have arrived at BMPL this week?  Sign up for weekly emails from Wowbrary to stay in know and place holds on the items you want!  You will also learn about our upcoming events and programs. To sign up for our weekly newsletter, click the [...]