Events

Check out upcoming events at the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library.

 

 

All Upcoming Events

All-Year Reading Challenge

All-Year Reading Challenge

Monday, January 1 to Tuesday, December 31
Read books and win cool pins!
First Line Literary Contest

First Line Literary Contest

Thursday, February 1 to Thursday, February 29
Berlin-Peck invites you to compose your best original opening line to an imaginary novel!
Mother Goose on the Loose!

Mother Goose on the Loose!

Thursday, February 29
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Bubbles, songs, fingerplays & more!
Sit & Knit

Sit & Knit

Thursday, February 29
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Join us for knitting and good company.
Family Jammie Storytime!

Family Jammie Storytime!

Thursday, February 29
6:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Time for stories and snuggles!
Movie Matinee: Moonrise

Movie Matinee: Moonrise

Friday, March 1
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Join us for an afternoon movie!
Houseplant Help

Houseplant Help

Saturday, March 2
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Get help with your sick (or fussy) houseplants.
Plant Swap

Plant Swap

Saturday, March 2
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Swap cuttings or seeds with fellow plant lovers!
TAB (Teen Advisory Board)

TAB (Teen Advisory Board)

Monday, March 4
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Calling all Teens!
Wiggles & Giggles Storytime!

Wiggles & Giggles Storytime!

Tuesday, March 5
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Get Ready to Wiggle!
Little Waddlers Storytime!

Little Waddlers Storytime!

Wednesday, March 6
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Calling all 2's & 3's!
Mother Goose on the Loose!

Mother Goose on the Loose!

Thursday, March 7
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Bubbles, songs, fingerplays & more!
Drop-In: Poetry Night!

Drop-In: Poetry Night!

Thursday, March 7
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Come write a poem for our 2nd Annual Poetry & Art Exhibit!
Sit & Knit

Sit & Knit

Thursday, March 7
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Join us for knitting and good company.
Library Littles Playgroup

Library Littles Playgroup

Friday, March 8
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Meet new friends & play!
Book Tasting

Book Tasting

Saturday, March 9
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Expand your reading palate with a book tasting!
Mending Circle

Mending Circle

Tuesday, March 12
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Mend it, love it, wear it again!
Wiggles & Giggles Storytime!

Wiggles & Giggles Storytime!

Tuesday, March 12
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Get Ready to Wiggle!
Crafts & Conversation: Painting and Drawing

Crafts & Conversation: Painting and Drawing

Tuesday, March 12
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
What will you create?
Books & Bites: Nutmeg Book Club

Books & Bites: Nutmeg Book Club

Tuesday, March 12
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
What would it be like to live on Mars?
Little Waddlers Storytime!

Little Waddlers Storytime!

Wednesday, March 13
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Calling all 2's & 3's!
Mother Goose on the Loose!

Mother Goose on the Loose!

Thursday, March 14
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Bubbles, songs, fingerplays & more!
Sit & Knit

Sit & Knit

Thursday, March 14
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Join us for knitting and good company.
Drop-In: Pencils & Pieces

Drop-In: Pencils & Pieces

Thursday, March 14
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Come hang in the Children's Dept. to sketch and learn a new board game!
Success With Hydrangeas

Success With Hydrangeas

Thursday, March 14
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Learn more about this queen of American shrubs!
Movie Matinee: Music and Lyrics

Movie Matinee: Music and Lyrics

Friday, March 15
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Join us for an afternoon movie!
Poetry Workshop

Poetry Workshop

Saturday, March 16
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Craft poems in response to artwork created by local community members.
Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Monday, March 18
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Join us to share practical information, feelings, needs and concerns. This group meets monthly as a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia.
English Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Wednesday, March 20
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Join us to practice your English in a comfortable group setting.
STEAM Series: Rocks & Minerals

STEAM Series: Rocks & Minerals

Wednesday, March 20
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Do you know about the 3 different types of rocks?
Raptors are the Solution

Raptors are the Solution

Wednesday, March 20
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Owls, hawks, falcons, eagles, and other birds of prey.
Make and Take: Upcycled Tin Can Planters

Make and Take: Upcycled Tin Can Planters

Thursday, March 21
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Get ready for spring and turn trash into treasure.
Sit & Knit

Sit & Knit

Thursday, March 21
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Join us for knitting and good company.
Library Littles Playgroup

Library Littles Playgroup

Friday, March 22
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Meet new friends & play!
Movie Matinee: The Color Purple

Movie Matinee: The Color Purple

Friday, March 22
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Join us for an afternoon movie!
Courageous Conversations: Let's Talk Race

Courageous Conversations: Let's Talk Race

Saturday, March 23
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Join the Berlin Equity Action Team for a conversation about racism, white privilege, prejudice and bias.
Lawyers in Libraries: Free Legal Help

Lawyers in Libraries: Free Legal Help

Monday, March 25
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Sign up to receive free one-on-one legal advice, including landlord/tenant, immigration law, family law, employment, consumer rights, and personal injury.
Cookbook Club

Cookbook Club

Monday, March 25
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
This month’s cookbook is Modern Comfort Food by Ina Garten.
Senior Center Book Club

Senior Center Book Club

Wednesday, March 27
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Join us at the Senior Center for a discussion of The Radcliffe Ladies' Reading Club by Julia Bryan Thomas. Contact the library for a copy of the book.
An Introduction to the Whole Book Approach with Megan Dowd Lambert

An Introduction to the Whole Book Approach with Megan Dowd Lambert

Wednesday, March 27
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Parents, teachers, and caregivers are invited to join author and educator Megan Dowd Lambert to learn about the Whole Book Approach, an interactive storytime model focused on the art and design of the picture book, which she developed in association with The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art. 
Sit & Knit

Sit & Knit

Thursday, March 28
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Join us for knitting and good company.
Make and Take: Upcycled Tin Can Planters

Make and Take: Upcycled Tin Can Planters

Thursday, March 28
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Week 2! Fill your tin can planter with dirt and a new plant. You must register and attend Week 1 before attending Week 2.
Good Friday

Good Friday

Friday, March 29
The library will be closed for Good Friday.
Poetry Contest

Poetry Contest

Monday, April 1 to Tuesday, April 30
April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate by creating a poem for our Poetry Contest.