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Monday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Holiday hours & directions

FOL Book Sale

Wednesday: 12:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Due to the upcoming elevator project, the Friends of the Library Book Sale will stop accepting donations July 15. The Book Sale is expected to close once construction begins in the fall. There will be a small selection of books for sale across from the circulation desk.

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Summer Reading is here!

Berlin-Peck is gearing up for a great summer with reading programs for children, teens, and adults. This year’s theme is “Build a Better World.” Registration is NOW OPEN! Click to register for the adult, teen, or children’s programs.

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Berlin FIRST Robotics Team Demonstration

Thursday, June 22 @ 6:30 PM The Berlin FIRST Robotics team from Berlin High School and McGee Middle School, will be demonstrating this year’s entry into the FIRST Robotics Competition, Steam Works. The Team will...

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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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Testimonials

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

Patron using our new books newsletter

I just wanted to let you know that I think your adult lecture series have been so informative!  I loved the one from the “dog whisperer” last year and then the one I just attended about Dementia. I’ve learned so much useful information that I’ve passed onto my friends and family! Thanks again, and keep up the great work!

Berlin Resident

I was checking my emails and wanted to mention to you. Such an excellent newsletter, it’s really filled with excellent activities.

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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!)

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

You have a very warm and welcoming library.

Patron

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

Emma

There are often enough items from which to choose, adult programs both my husband and I enjoy, and a friendly staff.

Anonymous

The Mark Twain program last night was outstanding!

Phone caller

Great library. Lots of services available.

Chris

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