Berlin-Peck Memorial Library

Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Berlin-Peck Memorial Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
 Limit by audience:
All Together Now Sto
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 10:30 AM (July 9, 16, & 23 @ 10:30 AM)
(Ages birth-preschool) Join us for a storytime featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes followed by an open play session. No registration is required.
Fidelco Guide Dog Pr
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 2:00 PM
(Ages 3 and up) A representative from the Fidelco Guide Dog Organization (a local organization that raises and trains guide dogs) will be here to talk about what they do . Meet one of their dogs, hear about all the hard work that goes into training them, and learn how you can help!
Turtle Dance Music:
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Wednesday, Jul. 17, 6:30 pm
(All ages) Space! The Cosmos For Kids is a techno-space-dance-party for the whole family! Each song includes dancing, music technology and information about our universe to a thumping beat. Audience members will meet aliens from outer space, sing about our solar system, participate in a rap battle with the sun and learn about the differences between revolution and rotation. Each song is accompanied by hands-on, visual, and sensory experiences designed to help kids learn and have fun at the same time. Registration is required and begins July 10. Call 860-828-7127 to register. 
Kensington Fire-Resc
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Thursday, Jul. 18, 10:30 AM
~~Rescheduled from June 20~~
(All ages) Firefighters from Kensington Fire-Rescue will be here to read a story and answer questions about fighting fires, then we'll explore a firetruck! No registration is necessary.  Sponsored by Kensington Fire-Rescue.
Slime Time!
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Thursday, Jul. 18, 2:00 PM
(Grades 2 and up). Squish! Slurp! Burp! These are the sounds of slime! Learn how to make a fun variety of slimes. Dress for a mess!  Sponsored by Friends of the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library.
Mother Goose on the
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Friday, Jul. 19, 10:30 AM (July 12, 19, & 26)
(Ages birth-preschool) Help your child develop early literacy skills while having a great time! This program combines music, movement, nursery rhymes, instruments, and books. The program will be followed by an open play session. No registration is required. 
Makerspace Monday: D
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Monday, Jul. 22, 5:30-7 pm
(Grades 4 and up). Create your own beautiful ceramic coasters with just a few sharpies and some rubbbing alcohol! A simple DIY - make sure to bring a friend! 
All Together Now Sto
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 10:30 AM (July 9, 16, & 23 @ 10:30 AM)
(Ages birth-preschool) Join us for a storytime featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes followed by an open play session. No registration is required.
Nutmeg Book Club
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 6:30 pm
(Grades 4-6) 2020 Nutmeg Book Award nominees have been announced! BPML’s Nutmeg Book Club will read, discuss, and vote for their favorites! The group will meet bi-weekly on Wednesday nights all summer long. Pick up your book @ the library! Titles will be chosen at the meetings. **The title we'll be discussing at this week's meeting is Ban This Book by Alan Gratz.**
Silly Sing-Along wit
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Thursday, Jul. 25, 10:30 AM
A Silly Sing-A-Long is a mix of popular children's songs, interactive musical games, dance, movement, and rhythms. Kids of all ages (and their grown-up friends) will sing, dance, and act silly with Edward and his guitars, drums, and other assorted musical surprises and gags. Sponsored by Friends of the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library.
Makerspace Drop-In H
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Thursday, Jul. 25, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
(Grades 2 +) Drop in and explore our Makerspace! We have craft supplies, Keva Planks, Bloxels, Cubelets, video game systems (Switch, XBox One, Wii), K'Nex, Board Games, Magformers, 3D Printing Pens and lots more! 
Mother Goose on the
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Friday, Jul. 26, 10:30 AM (July 12, 19, & 26)
(Ages birth-preschool) Help your child develop early literacy skills while having a great time! This program combines music, movement, nursery rhymes, instruments, and books. The program will be followed by an open play session. No registration is required. 
Makerspace Drop-In H
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Monday, Jul. 29, 5:30-7 pm
(Grades 2 +) Drop in and explore our Makerspace! We have craft supplies, Keva Planks, Bloxels, Cubelets, video game systems (Switch, XBox One, Wii), K'Nex, Board Games, Magformers, 3D Printing Pens and lots more! 
All Together Now Sto
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 10:30 AM (July 9, 16, & 23 @ 10:30 AM)
(Ages birth-preschool) Join us for a storytime featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes followed by an open play session. No registration is required.
Makerspace Drop-In H
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
(Grades 2 +) Drop in and explore our Makerspace! We have craft supplies, Keva Planks, Bloxels, Cubelets, video game systems (Switch, XBox One, Wii), K'Nex, Board Games, Magformers, 3D Printing Pens and lots more! 
Out of the Box: Drag
Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 6:30 pm
(Grades 1-4) Trade the heat of the summer for the heat of a dragon's fiery breath! Join us for a dragon-and-princess themed storytime with an adventurous art project to follow. Remember to dress messy (smocks and playclothes).  Sponsored by Friends of the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library.
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