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Berne Summerfest, Saturday, August 23

August 21st, 2014 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Celebrate living in Berne.  Visit the Friends of the Library food booth.  Subs, chips, soda, water, and baked goods will be available for purchase.  Stop by the library booth and decorate a bookmark to take home.  Hope to see you there.

No Storytime, Tuesday, August 26

August 21st, 2014 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Storytime for pre-school children will resume on Tuesday, September 2 at 11 a.m.

Memoir Writing, Tuesday, August 26

August 21st, 2014 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

The group will meet on August 26 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.  Write a favorite memory and bring your story to share with others during this Memoir Writing Program at the library.

Library closed for Labor Day Weekend 8/30 -9/1

August 21st, 2014 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

The Library will be closed on Saturday, August 30 and Monday, September 1 in observance of the Labor Day Weekend.

Friends of the Library , September 3 at 7:30 p.m.

August 19th, 2014 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

The Friends of the Library meet on Wednesday, September 3 at 7:30 p.m. to discuss ways to support the library.  The main topic will be planning our October fundraiser.  All community members are invited to participate.

Two raffle baskets – one for him and one for her – can be viewed at the library or music in the park.  Baskets include $100 gift certificates to Macys.  Drawing is at the Berne Summerfest on Saturday, August 23.

New York Times Best Sellers at Your Library, August 17, 2014

August 16th, 2014 Posted in Library Events | 2 Comments »
 
The Berne Public Library has the following New York Times Best Sellers (August 17, 2014) in our collection.  If the book is less than 5 months old, it can not be requested on-line from our library 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
1,  Big Little Lies by Liane Moriatrty
4.   The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness
5. The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
6.  Fast Track by Julie Garwood
7.  A Perfect Life by Danielle Steel
9.  All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
11.  Invisible by James Patterson & Dick Ellis
12. Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King
14.  Top Secret Twenty-One by Janet Evanovich
15.  Written in My Own Heart’s Blood by Diana Gabaldon
16.  Lucky Us by Amy Bloom
 
Nonfiction
4.  Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
7.  David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
9.  Think Like A Freak by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
11.  I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb
13.  Killing Jesus by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard
 

Library Board of Trustees Meeting on Thursday, September 11

August 10th, 2014 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

The trustees will be participating in a long range planning workshop at 6:30 p.m.  The open meeting will begin at 7:45 p.m. to discuss library business.

Lego League Saturday, September 20 at 11 a.m.

August 4th, 2014 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Children ages 5-12 are invited to create projects with the library’s legos.  The projects are put on display until next month when they are disassembled and the Legos are used again.