Subject: March 2015 Newsletter

Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
March 2015 Newsletter
Did you know that you can now place holds on new dvds? Holds can be placed by using our online catalog or calling the reference desk.

New databases: Berlin cardholders now have access to Chilton's online car repair and an updated Consumer Reports database.

Author Joe Clifford will be here on March 13th! See details below.

Do you need help training your dog? Meet the Dog Listener on March 10th.  

Need to print from your device? The library now offers wireless printing.

Don't forget to follow us on Facebook & Twitter to keep up with our happenings!
Children's Events 
(visit our events calendar for detailed listings, times and registration info)
Toddle Time (ages 18-36 months) March 9, 16, 23, 30
Independent Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5 years) March 10, 17, 24, 31
Babygarten: March 11, 18, 25 NEW! Infants and their caregivers will share nursery rhymes, songs, books and play with a special emphasis on language enrichment and pre-literacy skills. Drop-in. No registration.
Mother Goose on the Loose (ages birth to preschool) March 13, 20, 27
Lego Construction Club (grades K and up) March 14
Fun @ 4: Leprechaun Fun (grades K-5) March 17
Follow the clues to find the leprechaun’s pot of gold and collect your golden prize. Then make an edible rainbow bracelet. 
Sock Bugs:
 March 25 (grades K-5, with adult)

Turn an ordinary infant sock into an extraordinary sock bug! Register starting 3/11. 
Other Events 
 (visit our events calendar for detailed listings, times and registration info)
Berlin High School Art Show: through March 6th
Sit & Knit: March 5, 12, 19
Investor’s Group: March 10
Dog Listener: March 10
"Dog Listener" Pat Wright, will discuss how to bring your dog to peace and eliminate unwanted behaviors. Questions are welcome, but no dogs, please. Contact the reference desk to register.
Author Joe Clifford: March 13
Berlin native, Joe Clifford will discuss his latest critically acclaimed book, Lamentation. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Contact the library to reserve a spot.
Movie Matinee: St. Vincent: March 20 (Rated PG-13)
Vegetable Gardening and Seeds: March 21
This presentation will cover all aspects of propagating plants from seed. Sponsored by The Berlin Garden Club.
Book Discussion: March 24
(The Book of Unknown Americans by Rodriguez) 
Senior Center Book Club: March 25 (Bird Sisters by Rasmussen)
AARP Tax Aide: Every Tuesday throughout tax season- call for an appointment.
Coming in April
Is This Thing On? Navigating the Digital World: April 1st
The digital divide widens with the rapid pace of new innovations and gadgets. Author Abby Stokes explains what everyone is talking about and how to decide what might work best for individual needs. Contact the library at 860-828-7126 to register.

Streaming Movies
Did you know you can stream videos for free with your Berlin library card? 
Indieflix is a streaming movie service with unlimited access to award-winning shorts, feature films, and documentaries. 
Overdrive also offers hundreds of free streaming titles ranging from animated movies to documentaries to feature films.
Click the above links to access these services.  Contact the reference desk if you need further assistance.  We are here to help!
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library / 234 Kensington Rd. / Berlin, CT 06037 
860-828-7125 (main) 860-828-7126 (reference) 860-828-7127 (children's desk)
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10-8, Friday 10-5, Saturday 10-4
This newsletter and many of our library programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library.  Please consider supporting our library by joining our Friends group today.  Click here for more information.  The ongoing library book sale, run by our Friends of the Library group, is located in the Berlin Community Center.  
Book Sale Hours: M 12:30-2:30, W 12:30-6 and F 12:30-2:30. 

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Town of Berlin, 234 Kensington Rd, Berlin, CT 06037, United States
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