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

May 23rd, 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

Memorial Day May 25 – Library Closed

May 21st, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Grievance Day for Assessment – Tuesday, May 26 – Library Closes at 2:30 p.m.

May 21st, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

Grievance Day for Assessment is Tuesday, May 26 from 3-5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.  Since the assessors will be using the space, the library will be closed to patrons from 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday until Wednesday at 4 p.m.

Storytime, Tuesday, May 26 at 10:30 a.m.

May 21st, 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 Turtles.  This is a great way to develop pre-literacy skills in a fun and relaxed way.

The library will close at 2:30 p.m. for assessment grievance day.

Memoir Writing, Wednesday, May 27 is Cancelled

May 16th, 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 16th, 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 16th, 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.

Friends of the Library Mtg., Wednesday, June 3 at 7 p.m.

May 15th, 2015 Posted in Library Events | No Comments »

The Friends of the Berne Library will meet on Wednesday, June 3 at 7 p.m.