adult programs and SPECIAL EVENTs Funded By THe Friends

The FOBPL funds all of the adult and young adult programming organized by our librarians. The FOBPL Board also organizes and promotes many special events and performances such as........

Author appearances by Pulitzer Prize winner William J. Broad, Norb Vonnegut, Andrea Montalbano, Sam Roberts, Min Jin Lee, and Fiona Davis.

Musical performances by Kathryn Lockwood & John Klibinoff, Musicora, The Edna Project, Ani Kalayjian, the Sima Trio, Jules Belmont with Chris Venditti, Goldberg’s Variations, The Princeton Nassons, Woodlawn Jazz Greats, and Diana Templeton.

Poetry readings by local poets and poetry lovers.

Film series featuring works by Peter Yates, Greg Mottola, Gurinder Chadha, and Wayne Wang.

FOBPL takes a special interestin sponsoring events that showcase the talents of Bronxville VIllage Residents. Please contact us to discuss a potential event at

Check ORGANIZED BY FOBPL and our Facebook page regularly for upcoming events...



The FOBPL underwrites all of the Bronxville Public Library's children’s programming including the Summer Reading Program, and Concert Series, Dawny Dew and her Puppet Friends, Paws for Tales, Green Golly & Her Golden Flute, and ongoing seasonal crafts, contests and enrichment programs.

Additional programming and funding for the Annual Poetry Reading and Contest and Kindles, pre-loaded with content.

Check the Library's web site regularly for upcoming childern's and young adult programs......



The Museum Pass Program at the Bronxville Public Library has been expanded and is the perfect cultural activity for adults and children of all ages.  Twelve extraordinary museums are availalbe to holders of Bronxville Library Cards. Perennial favorites include the American Museum of Natural History, the New York Historical Society and the Guggenheim, and the Children’s Museum of Manhattan to our list. The program is made possible by donations to FOBPL. Contact the reference librarian at 914.337.7680 (ext. 24) or visit the library web site for more Information.


Free Access to Consumer Reports

Bronxville Library card holders have access to Consumer Reports Online. Formed as an independent, nonprofit organization in 1936, Consumer Reports serves consumers through unbiased product testing and ratings, research, journalism, public education, and advocacy. Access is made possible by FOBPL. Contact the reference librarian for more information at 914.337.7680 (ext. 24).