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Library Board of Trustees meeting Thursday, Dec. 8 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.  Minutes from previous meetings are available on the page “About Us”.

Teen Action Group – Friday, December 9 at 6:30 p.m.

Library is closed to the public but not to the teens.  Join Ms. Kathy for teen only activities. This week be the first to solve a murder mystery.  Bring your instruments for some jamming after the program.

Storytime – Tuesday, December 13 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.  This week the focus is on snow.

Knit Wits – Sunday, December 18 at 7 p.m.

Bring your own project to knit or crochet.  Share problems, solutions, ideas, and conversation with other adults.  This group is also willing to show new comers how to knit and crochet.  Come with an idea for a project and they will show you what you need and how to do it.  It’s not too late to start on a gift for the holidays.


Support the Library while Shopping Amazon

If you order from Amazon, please enter their website by clicking the Amazon Smile logo on the right side of this page.  For each purchase, the Amazon Smile Foundation will donate a percentage to the Friends of the Town of Berne Library at no additional cost to you.  You will need to register the first time by choosing the non-profit organization that you would like to have benefit from your purchases.  Enter Friends of the Town of Berne Library Inc.  Thank you for your support.

Creative Hands Program Thursday, December 22 @ 7:00 p.m.

During this month’s program we will be making holiday greeting cards and tags.  Celebrate the Winter Solstice and contribute to the discussion regarding upcoming arts programs.  The wreath making program was a big success.  What next?

Makerspace at the Library, Wednesday, December 28 at 2:00 p.m.

Book Club, Sunday, January 1 at 7 p.m.

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

The group normally meets on the first Sunday of each month.  On January 1, the group will be conversing about Wonder by R.J. Palacio.  The book comes out as a movie in April 2017.