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News & Upcoming Events

In observation of Labor Day and weekend, the library will be closed from Saturday, September 5th through Monday, September 7th. 

 To better serve the community, the Berne Public Library has

changed its hours of operation.

The new hours will be:

Monday: 10:00 a.m-8:00 p.m.

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Friday: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Closed Sunday

The Heritage Room also has new hours:

Monday: 12:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Tuesday-Friday: 12:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Morning appointments may be requested as needed.  

Book Club

Divergent by Veronica Roth

Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. beginning October 8th

Grades 6-12

Interactive activities, discussion and snacks.

Sign-up upstairs at the main desk beginning in September.

  Receive your book, provided by the Adams County Community Foundation, at the first meeting on October 8th. 

Discarded Books

In September, shop our huge selection of discarded books in the Adult and Children's Departments.

- children's and junior books

- adult fiction and non-fiction books

- videos and audiobooks

September Book Clubs

Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Thursdays at 4:00 p.m., September 3rd - October 8th

- Grades K-3 and accompanying adult

- Snacks, creative projects, and fun discussion

Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan

Mondays at 4:00 p.m., September 14th through October 5th

- Boys and girls in grades 4 & 5

- Great snacks each week!

Registration is necessary for each group.  Call 589-2809 or stop by the library.  The Adams County Community Foundation is providing a book each child can keep.

Fall Story Times

September 14 through November 20

Preschool (ages 3 and up): Mondays or Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m.

Wee Read (ages 18-36 months): Mondays or Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m.

Infants (ages birth to 18 mo.): Fridays at 10:30 a.m.

Registration is necessary for all programs.                                      

Call 589-2809 or stop by the library to register your child. 

Preschool Play Mornings

Mondays from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

July 20th - August 31st

Informal gathering of preschoolers and their parents.  Toys and a simple activity will be provided.  Regular structured story times will resume in September.  

Library Newsletters

You can read the library's newsletters online by clicking on the calendar tab above and selecting the newsletters link. 

You can also read the current August newsletter by clicking the link below:


            Any two-week item can now be checked out for three weeks and can only be renewed one time for an additional three weeks. 

New books and DVDs will still check out for one week and are non-renewable.

Check out the new e-Book Collections on NIDL/Overdrive for Kids and Teens.
(Or click NIDL icon located in resource column on right and look for eReading Collections in middle of page.)

Patrons experiencing issues renewing material(s) are asked to please download a different web browser other than Internet Explorer, such as Firefox or Chrome to access and renew materials.

Otherwise contact us by email or call during business hours.