Digital Resources

Overdrive for Kids


Libby, by Overdrive


Overdrive Collection

Spanish Titles



Magazines, Comics &

Graphic Novels

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rb digital is now on libby for magazines, comics & graphic novels


Movies, music, eBooks, audio,comics, TV shows

Foreign Language

Great reads without the wait!

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LibriVox  FREE audiobooks

Can't find your title in Overdrive and Libby?

Check in Hoopla! 


We are proud to support the

House of Hope Food Pantry

Please leave donations

in the labeled box in the library foyer.

If you are a Bloomingdale resident and

need food assistance, please email the

food pantry:

or pickup an application in the library.

  Items in high demand:

Spaghetti Sauce


Canned Tuna 

Canned Chicken


Instant Mashed Potatoes



Vegetable Oil


Au Gratin Potatoes


Cake Icing

  Pancake Mix (just add water)


Bar Soap

Laundry Detergent

Please do not leave any perishable,

open, or outdated food items!

Thank you!

Monetary donations accepted via Venmo:

BFPL Foundation (Food Pantry in memo) 




Family Support Plan

Help increase the library collection

by purchasing a book from our

Amazon Wish List.

If you would like to honor someone special or have a personalized bookplate added to an item you donate,

please contact the library.

Thank you for supporting the library!

or create an Amazon account.


Rock Painting

All materials are available for pickup.

Return painted rock to library to be sealed and   

  placed around the library sign in back of borough hall.

Earth Day Craft

Celebrate on April 22 by creating a Lorax craft!      

Materials are available for pickup in the library

Join our

Storytime Facebook Group


Storytime in the Garden &

Weekly Virtual Programs on Facebook

Miss Monica is back to hold storytime in the

Senior Center Gardens beginning May 4!        

Tuesdays and Thursdays

Readings at 11:30 am

Music, bubbles, book readings & more for all ages

Move & Groove with Miss Jolie

Wednesday, May 5 at 11:00am

Farm Adventure

Call the library for Zoom link

Keep This, Toss That

Spring cleaning with Jamie Novak

Thursday, May 6 at 7:00pm

Please register for the Zoom link

A shared program with Caldwell, Wanaque and Woodland Park Libraries


Plant a Gift for Mom

Saturday, May 8 at 11:00am

Senior Center Gardens

BloomingTales Book Club

Wednesday, May 12 at 7:00pm

Senior Center, outdoors weather permitting

Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart

Outdoor Music!

Perfect Time Music will feature young Instrumentalists

Friday, May 14 at 7:00pm

Bloomingdale Senior Center Gardens

Mask required, bring a chair

Bike Safety

with Bloomingdale Police

Wednesday, May 19 at 3:30pm

All ages welcome!

Friday Night Movies

Please register!

April 9 Croods: A New Age  CANCELLED

April 23   Toy Story 4

May 7   Sheep & Wolves: Pig Deal

May 21   Monster's Inc

June 4   Paddington 2

June 18   Peanuts Movie

July 9   Jumanji

July 16   Norm of the North: Family Vacation

July 23   Jungle Book

July 30   Secret Life of Pets 2

August 6   Zootopia

August 13   Ratatouille

History of Federal Hill

A fabulous presentation by Tom Riley

Wednesday, June 2 at 7:00pm


Summer Reading Kick-off for all ages

Tuesday, July 6 at 10:30am

Tour the Bloomingdale Animal Shelter

Tuesday, July 27 at 10:30am

Readings in the gazebo followed by private tours

All About Pollinators

Tuesday, August 17 at 10:30am

Butterflies, milkweed, chrysalis and more!

New Collection to borrow: Cake Pans!

Adult residents may choose from 11 styles

to complement their celebration!

Mickey Mouse, Ariel, Star Wars, a car and more!


Live online tutoring, practice tests, skill building

and more! Available in English and Spanish!


Web-based access to tens of millions of articles from local,

state, regional, national and international news sources

In memory of our beloved

Mayor Jonathan Dunleavy...

You will be greatly missed

but never forgotten.

Mayor reading Dr Seuss

Bloomingdale Foundation for Literacy

The Foundation is organized to raise and secure funds for the

Bloomingdale Free Public Library.

Thank you for supporting our fundraisers!

Canvas tote bag with zipper

black with white library logo



Bee a Pollinator! Fundraiser

Featuring pollinating flowers & seeds from

Glenwild Garden Center!

Thank you for supporting

the Foundation, local business and bees!

Many thanks to the Foundation for funding

the awesome library signage at Borough Hall!

The Bloomingdale Foundation for Literacy

proudly accepts donations to the

Jo-Ann Crawford Memorial Fund

Books for Sale

Located outside of the library doors