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Memoir Writing, Wednesday, May 27 is Cancelled

May 26th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

There will be no memoir writing class this month.

Paper Crafting Club, Thursday, May 28 at 7 p.m.

May 26th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Why buy expensive greeting cards when you can make your own?  This group makes some incredibly professional looking cards by sharing techniques and ideas.  Each monthly meeting will focus on a different technique.   There will be a material fee of $3.  Please register by Wednesday, May 26 so we have adequate supplies.

Children Read to Ariel, a Tail Waggin’ Tutor on Monday, June 1

May 25th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Sign up for a time slot from 4-6 to read aloud to Ariel, a Therapy Dog.  This is a comforting way for children to practice reading aloud and Ariel loves hearing the stories.  Add your child to the list by calling the library at 872-1246 or email Judy at director@bernepubliclibrary.org.  Drop ins also welcome.

Storytime, Tuesday, June 2 at 10:30 a.m.

May 25th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Children ages 1-5 and their caregivers are invited to join Ms. Kathy  on Tuesday, May 26 at 10:30 a.m.  This week the stories, activities, and a craft will focus on strawberries.  This is a great way to develop pre-literacy skills in a fun and relaxed way.

Friends of the Library will meet on July 1 at 7 p.m.

May 25th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

The Friends of the Berne Library will meet not meet in June but will meet on Wednesday, July 1 at 7 p.m.

Movie Night, Friday, June 5 at 6:30 p.m.

May 24th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

This month’s movie is an animated, madcap, fairy tale musical rated PG.  The film is projected on the big screen in the community room starting at 6:30 p.m.  and runs 99 minutes.  This is a Walt Disney Production.  Admission is free and refreshments are provided.   All are welcome.

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New York Times Best Sellers at Your Library, May 24, 2015

May 19th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | 2 Comments »
 The Berne Public Library has the following New York Times Best Sellers (May 24, 2015) in our collection.  If the book is less than 5 months old, our copy can not be requested on-line but you may take it off the shelf when you come to the library. You may want to call (872-1246) to see if it is available.  Recent arrivals are noted on our “newly ordered”  page.
Fiction
2.  The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
3.  All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doer
4.  Memory Man by David Baldacci
5.  Gathering Prey by John Sandford
6.  The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
12.  At the Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen
13.  Every Fifteen Minutes by Lisa Scottoline
14.  A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
 
Nonfiction
9.  Dead Wake by Erik Larson
14.  Being Mortal by Atul Gawande

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

May 14th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Join other adults in discussing the novel, The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline.orphan train