BookCon! (330 Park, Great Room)

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bloomfield Public Library

Event Details

Join Bloomfield Public Library for it's second "BookCon"...a book event for youth of all ages!

What is BookCon?
The Bloomfield Public Library Book Conference - or "BookCon" - is a chance for kids, tweens and teens to select and go home with FREE books of all kinds (and a variety of extra goodies!):  
  • Advanced Read Copies of chapter books and graphics from publishers
  • Gently used books and graphics 
  • Bookmarks, buttons, bags, and more!
How do I participate?
Kids/Teens just visit the in-person BookCon event during one of the two timeframes (4-5:30 PM or 6-8 PM), and then they can select free things to take's as easy as that! Our event will take place offsite at 330 Park Avenue in Bloomfield (The Great Room in the Senior Services area, Room A/128).

PLEASE NOTE: This event is for youth - only kids and teens will be allowed to select books to take home! :) Adults/Teachers may select books ONLY in the final hour from 7-8 PM.

Our Publishing Partners
Thank you to all of the wonderful publishers and individuals who partnered with BPL and are making this amazing event possible!
  • Andrews McNeel Publishing
  • Babcock Public Library
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Charlesbridge Publishing
  • Chronicle Books
  • CT Humanities
  • Disney Publishing
  • Easton Public Library
  • Fabled Films Publishing
  • Friends of the Bloomfield Public Libraries
  • Hachette Book Group
  • Katherine Donahue (personal donation)
  • Lauren Tarshis (author)
  • Lee & Low Books
  • Little Brown for Young Readers
  • Macmillan
  • NorthSouth Books
  • Page Street Kids
  • Read to Grow
  • Richmond Memorial Library
  • Scholastic Publishing
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Union Square Kids
Summer reading events and prizes are generously funded by the Friends of the Bloomfield Public Libraries.

Event Type(s): Other
Age Group(s): Children (0-7), Teens (13-18), Tweens (8-12)
Nicole Dolat
(860) 769-3559