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Music in the Park, Wednesday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m.

The Music in the Park concerts are on Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Berne Town Park.

Two’s Company (plus company) plays on July 27.

Admission is free.  Join us, rain or shine., under the pavilion for some great music.

Please support the Friends of the Library by purchasing refreshments at the concert.

Thursday, July 28 at 10:30 a.m. – On Your Mark, Get Set . . . Read

The fourth of six summer program for ages 5-12 is on Thursday, July 28 at 10:30 a.m.  Attend as many programs as you can.  This week, Ms. Kathy is focusing on Fueling Your Engine with healthy foods, stories, activities and a craft.

Zentangle Program, Thursday, July 28 at 7 p.m.

Zentangle is a fun, meditative art form that anyone can enjoy. If you can draw a dot, line, curved line, S shape and a circle, you can create beautiful images from simple patterns. Join us to learn more about this creative practice, and start tangling. To get started, go to and check it out.

This class is limited to 12 participants (adults and young adults).  Register by signing up at the library, calling 872-1246, or emailing

Personnel Committee July 30 at 9 a.m.

The personnel committee of the Library Board of Trustees will meet on Saturday, July 30 at 9:00 a.m.  This open meeting of the standing committee is for developing an evaluation procedure for the library director.

Tree and Bench Dedication, Monday August 1 @ 6:30 p.m.

The maple tree purchased by Sue Hawkes-Teeter and Karen Schimmer in memory of Maryellen Hamilton will be dedicated on Monday, August 1 at 6:30 p.m. along with the benches made by Annielaura Shafer and Christina Grippin.  The public is invited to attend.

Wee Read Storytime on Tuesday, August 2 at 10:30 a.m.

Our summer program for children ages 1-5 is Wee Read Storytime.  The fifth of six programs is on Tuesday, August 2 at 10:30 a.m.  Attend as many programs as you can.  This pre-literacy program includes stories, activities, and a craft.

The focus for August 2 is Move It.

Budget Committee August 2 @ 6:30 p.m.

The Budget Committee of the Library Board of Trustees will meet on Tuesday, August 2 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the 2017 budget.  This is an open meeting.

Yoga – Thursday, August 4 at 7 p.m.

Learn ways to increase your flexibility and relax with Cynthia Johnson.  This sampling of beginning yoga is the perfect program for our adult summer theme of fitness.