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2017 Photography Contest Winners

Click on the above “FRIENDS” tab to see the results of the 2017 photography contest.

Storytime – Tuesday, February 28 at 10:30 a.m.

Children ages 1 to 5 are invited to Storytime held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays.  This program develops pre-literacy skills using stories, activities, and a craft.  The focus for this week is “Mix and Match Socks”.

Friends of the Library meeting, March 1 at 7 p.m.

Anyone interested in supporting the library should attend this meeting.  Discussion will focus on book sale, and bowls for books.

Movie Night, Friday, March 3 at 6:30 p.m.

This Paramount Pictures film was nominated for the Oscar’s Best Picture of the Year.  It is rated PG-13 for brief strong language.  116 min

Synopsis

Denis Villeneuve directed this science-fiction suspense film about Earth’s response to a possible alien invasion. After extraterrestrial spacecraft plant themselves at various locations around the globe, a linguist (Amy Adams) and a theoretical physicist (Jeremy Renner) must find a way to communicate with the mysterious visitors in order to learn what they want and whether they pose a threat to humanity. Forest Whitaker and Michael Stuhlbarg co-star. Author: Violet LeVoit

Admission free.  Refreshments served.

Book Club, Sunday, March 5 at 7 p.m.

Adults interested in discussing books are invited to attend the Sunday Night Book Club.

The group meets on the first Sunday of each month.  The book discussion on March 5 will center around The Nightingale by Kristen Hannah.  Anyone interested in book conversations is invited to attend.

 

Library Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, March 9

Library business is discussed on the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. by the Library Board of Trustees.  This is an open meeting and the community is encouraged to attend.  Minutes from previous meetings are available on the page “About Us”.

 

Teen Action Group – Friday, March 10 at 6:30 p.m.

Library is closed to the public but not to the teens.  Join Ms. Kathy for teen only activities.

The Artful You: Painting Eggs, Saturday, March 11 @ 10 a.m.

Linda Hall is teaching an egg painting class from 10:00 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 11.  Her technique is not as complicated as Ukranian egg painting but definitely above the level of dying Easter eggs.

Class size is limited to 18.  Register with the library staff by calling 872-1246 or emailing director@bernepubliclibrary.org.