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Last Week to Sign up for Summer Reading Program (SRP)

July 22nd, 2014 Posted in Library Events | 1 Comment »

SRP video

Sign up by clicking on the reading Statue of Liberty on the right hand column.  Choose the appropriate age group and sign in.  Attend any or all programs throughout the summer.

Kids 1-18 should try to reach the library’s goal of 500 reading minutes before August 7 to earn a free trip and a gift bag.   Adults review books in order to enter a contest for prizes.

Music in the Park, Wednesday, July 23 at 6:30 p.m.

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The Music in the Park concert series begins Wednesday, July 23 from 6:30 – 8:30.  Enjoy the music of Two’s Company  at the Berne Town Park, 1880 Helderberg Trail (Route 443), Berne.  Admission is free.

The Friends of the Berne Library will have hotdogs, chips, soda, water, and baked goods available for purchase.  Proceeds support the library!

SRP ages 5-12, Thursday, July 24 at 11 a.m.

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Fizz, Boom, Read at the library this summer.  This week’s program is on wild weather.  Join Ms. Kathy at 11 for lots of hands-on fun.

Star Party on Friday, July 25 at 8 p.m.

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Dudley Observatory is holding a Star Party on Friday, July 25 at 8 p.m.  After the family program, amateur astronomers will be showing us stars through their telescopes.  Join us at the Octagon Barn, Middle Road, Knox (GPS = Delanson).

Wee Read SRP Tuesday, July 29 at 11 a.m.

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Children ages 1-5 are invited to join Ms. Kathy to explore magnets.  Stories, activities, and a craft are all part of this fun program.

Family Movie Night, Friday, August 1 at 6:30 p.m.

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Legos are fun to put together but what would happen if they came to life?

Family Movie Night is Friday, August 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the library.  Enjoy a movie on a big screen with your friends and family.  The animated film is rated PG.  Admission is free and refreshments are served.

Aromatherapy Program, Sunday, August 3, 7 p.m.

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Adults are invited to the library on Sunday,  August 3 to explore the science of aromas.  Mrs. Wray will be discussing essential oils and what they can do to improve your life.

Children Read to Ariel, a Therapy Dog on Monday, August 4

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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.