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Memoir Writing Workshop

Wednesday, May 31, April 7, and April 14, at 1-2 pm. Join facilitator Kristianna Smith for this three day exploration of storytelling and performance! Write memoirs inspired by your real-life experiences. Then, bring your story from page to performance!

Click to register:  May 31 »   June 7 »   June 14 »

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Creating a Biodiverse Ecosystem in Your Backyard

Thursday, May 25, 7 pm. Learn about promoting biodiversity in your own back yard! This is a first in a series of programs presented by the Berlin Land Trust, a group of citizens concerned about the quickly disappearing open space fields, wetlands and woodlands in Berlin and surrounding towns.

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MyLibrarian

Romance? Sci-fi? Biography? What’s your next read?

There’s a new way to ask a librarian for reading recommendations! Just fill out a quick questionnaire about your likes and dislikes, and you’ll get a personalized reading list from whichever Berlin-Peck librarian you choose.

Click here to get started »

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Mozart and Mendelssohn: Musical Prodigies

Wednesday, May 3 at 6:30 pm. Cellist Jeffrey Engel compares two famous musical prodigies: Mozart, a talented composer, pianist, and violinist at a ridiculously young age; and Mendelssohn, who was composing masterpieces as a teenager, several years before Mozart wrote anything comparable. You decide who was the more remarkable!

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Fe Fi Fo Acoustic Concert

Tuesday, April 25, 6:30 pm. Join Fe Fi Fo, an all original, eclectic, multi-cultural acoustic group with a social conscience. Enjoy many acoustic originals as well as covers of musicians like Leonard Cohen, Tom Waits, Captain Beefhart, and Frank Zappa.

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Found Poetry

Tuesday, Apr. 11, 6:30 pm. Create poetry with language from existing sources — like newspapers, magazines, recipes, & books. Click here to register for this event.

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Remembering Katharine Hepburn

Saturday, April 8, 1:00 pm. Join tv anchor/journalist, Ann Nyberg, as she discusses her book “Remembering Katharine Hepburn: Stories of Wit and Wisdom About America’s Leading Lady.”

Click here to register.

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Literary Wreath Making

Thursday, March 30, 6:30 pm. Join us to make your own curled paper wreath using pages from old books. This is an easy yet beautiful craft project for the true bibliophile. No experience needed.
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New Britain Symphony Orchestra: Jazz Quartet

Wednesday, April 5, 6:30 pm. Come take your seat and immerse yourself in the culture of cool and soothing music. Free concert.

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John

I come here all the time. It’s such a nice library. I get so much more done here than I would working at home.

Patron

Great library. Lots of services available.

Chris

Thank you for a SUPER day of fun! Our town library rules!!!

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Thank you for all your help throughout the year.

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You are doing great. This library has many choices that students can choose from.

Emma

I read Wowbrary recommendations and pick books from there. I like it a lot!

Patron using our new books newsletter

Thank you very much for offering this [Zentangle] class to us. I had a lot of fun. You learn something new every day.

Anonymous via email

I love Berlin-Peck. I always find books to take home!

Former Berlin resident (who still visits!)

I loved the Florence Griswold Museum! We brought a picnic, and it was right on the water. The printable museum pass was so easy.

Berlin Resident (and Berlin-Peck Regular!)

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