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Books On The Fly: Monthly book talks from the BMPL

Now available from the library's web page at, a monthly book talk series called, "Books On The Fly," available exclusively through - New Media Network.

Check out this new audio series at Books On The Fly.

Also available from Cover To Cover, an author interview series.

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JUNE 2, 2009
2009 Summer Reading Program : "Reading in the Enchanted Forest"

Readers of all ages are invited to sign up for our Summer Reading Program: "Reading in the Enchanted Forest."  Just stop in the library any time between June 1 and June 13.  There are reading incentive prizes for everyone!

Special Tuesday Entertainment Events for kids include:

  • June 9 -- Elesenpeter Productions presents "Mother Goose and Friends"
  • June 16 -- Stevens Puppets presents "The Wizard of Oz"
  • June 23 -- FamilyTime Entertainment's "The Water Show" with Don Miller
  • July 7 -- Silly Safari Show starring Alligator Aaron

You must be signed up for the SRP to sign up for these shows.  Select a time: 11:00 am or 1:00 pm.

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SEPTEMBER 30, 2008
Find your Next Good Book
Looking for something good to read? Click on the Next Good Book link on the library's web site ( and search for a good book. You can also build your own virtual bookshelves with your favorite titles or books you would like to read. Share your favorites with others. Discuss books with other people. See who's reading a book that you might like to "grab" for your bookshelf. It's all free from the Batesville Memorial Public Library.

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