On Saturday December 7 from 10:00 to 12:00 children of all ages are invited to drop by the library to decorate holiday cookies to take home. Cookies and decorating supplies will be provided.
Come to the library to make a Rudolph ornament or pin on Saturday, December 14 between 10:00 and 12:00. Children of all ages are welcome. All supplies will be provided. Stop by the library to see a sample.
EVERYONE WELCOME TO CROCHET CLASSES AT 2 PM THROUGH NOVEMBER 26TH.
IF INTEREST CONTINUES FOR THE CROCHET / KNITTING CLASSES, WE WILL BEGIN AGAIN AFTER THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY. EVERYONE IS INVITED.
CALL US AT 658-2927 IF THERE IS A BETTER TIME FOR YOU TO MAKE EITHER OF THE CLASS SESSIONS.
EVERYONE WELCOME TO KNITTING CLASSES AT 4 PM THROUGH DECEMBER 18TH.
Anyone interested in learning how to
bead bookmarks and jewelry??
If interested call the library at 658-2927 and give us your name, number, and the best times of the day / evening that you would be available.
Email addresses wanted!
The library is trying to update our patron’s information with email addresses. If we have your email address, you will be sent an email notifying you of upcoming due dates on your checked out items and then an overdue notice once an item has been out too long. Please let us know your email address next time you come in. This will help you keep track of your checked out items and when they are due.
Story time for Preschoolers
Story time is every Tuesday at 11 A.M. All preschoolers and their care givers are invited for stories, activities, and snacks!!
There will be no story time during the weeks of Berlin School’s winter and spring breaks.
If there is no school or school delays for Berlin school district, then there is no story time.
Art In The Library
Any interested artists, who have artwork or photographs that they would like to display at the library, can call the library at 658-2927. We have wall space to display your art and would love to hear from you. There is no charge to display it here.Currently we are displaying artwork by Helen Rice of Johnsonville, NY. Helen says, “Most of my paintings revolve around animals. Oil and acrylic are my two main mediums. In my paintings I try to capture the mood, the essence of its personality.” Stop in and see the beautiful artwork by Helen Rice.
If a visit to a local museum or art center is in your future or if you think you might like to visit one, we are pleased to inform you that we have passes available for The Clark, in Williamstown (June through October); MASS MoCA in North Adams; the Southern Vermont Arts Center in Manchester; and the Iroquois Indian Museum in Howes Cave, NY. We also have a pass available to the USS Slater in Albany which is the only Destroyer Escort remaining afloat in the United States. The pass is valid for up to 2 adults and 2 children for Wednesday through Sunday during April through November. Contact the Library if you would like to reserve any of the passes or if you have any questions about the passes.
Book Discussion Group
The group meets at 7:00 P.M. on the second Wednesday of each month.
The next book club is on Wednesday, December 11th at 7 PM. The book to be discussed is The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe.
The books being discussed are available from the Library so you can read them prior to the meeting. New members are always welcome to join. Please join us even if you are only able to come once in a while or just want to come for the books in which you are interested.
2013 Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults (Young Adult Library Service Association)
- Andrews, Jesse. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl.
- Bray, Libba. The Diviners.
- Hartman, Rachel. Seraphina.
- Kontis, Alethea. Enchanted.
- Levithan, David. Every Day.
- McCormick, Patricia. Never Fall Down.
- Quick, Matthew. Boy 21.
- Saenz, Benjamin. Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe.
- Stiefvater, Maggie. The Raven Boys.
- Wein, Elizabeth. Code Name Verity.