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NO Storytime on May 31

Due to water damage from the storm on Sunday in Berne, there will be no Storytime on May 31.  Any children entering the library for other reasons must be closely monitored.  Thank you.

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

The Friends of the Berne Library will meet on Wednesday, June 1 at 7 p.m.  Anyone interested in supporting the library should attend this meeting to discuss future events and fundraisers.

Movie Night at the Library – Friday, June 3 at 6:30 p.m.

Admission is free and refreshments are provided.

Rated PG-13 for thematic elements and language.

134 minutes

Focus Features

This drama based on true events focuses on legendary black athlete Jesse Owens (Stephan James) and his inspiring journey to overcome racism at home and abroad, culminating in his triumphant track-and-field performance at the 1936 Berlin Olympics under the tutelage of gruff Ohio State coach Larry Snyder (Jason Sudeikis).


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

Adults interested in discussing books will meet on Sunday,  June 5 at 7 p.m.

This month the group is reading  The Lake House by Kate Morton.

Ariel, Our Tail Waggin’ Tutor , Monday, June 6, 4 – 6 p.m.

Ariel, our tail waggin’ tutor, loves having children read to her and children develop confidence in reading aloud.  Ariel and her handler Amber Pitcher will be at the library from 4 to 6 on June 6.  Stop by and read to Ariel.

Storytime, Tuesday, June 7 at 10:30 a.m.

Storytime is every Tuesday at 10:30 am in the community room of the library.  This pre-literacy program is designed for children ages 1 to 5 and includes stories, activities, and a craft.

This week Ms. Kathy is focusing on fish.

Library Board of Trustees meeting Thursday, June 9 at 6:30 p.m.

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.

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

Teens take over the library while it is closed to the public.  Life size games are planned – Jenga, Pacman, Scrabble.