Information from your local library

Monday, May 29 – Library closed in observance of Memorial Day

The library will be closed on Memorial Day, May 29 but open on Saturday, May 27.

Look for the library float in the Memorial Day parade which begins at 9:45 in Berne.

Storytime – Tuesday, May 30 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 we are learning rhythm with drums.

Book Club, Sunday, June 4 at 7 p.m.

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

The group meets on the first Sunday of each month at 7:00 p.m..

The book discussion on June 4 will center around  Rise of the Rocket Girls by Nathalia Holt.

Ariel, Our Tail Waggin’ Tutor – Monday, June 5

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 Monday, June 5.  Stop by and read to Ariel.

Friends of the Library will meet on Wednesday, July 5 at 7 p.m.

The Friends will not be meeting in June.  The next meeting is Wednesday, July 5 at 7 p.m.  Anyone interested in supporting the library should attend this meeting.  Discussion will focus on Music in the Park.

Membership dues is collected in May and June.  Please consider being a member of the Friends with a payment of $15 per individual and $25 per family.

Library Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, June 8

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, June 9 at 6:30 p.m.

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

Knit Wits – Sunday, June 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.