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Saturday May 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Read with Rocco   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Rocco is a local reading therapy dog who loves listening to stories. Children in grades K-5 may sign up for one 15 minute session with Rocco and his owner Alan.

Please arrive a few minutes before your assigned time and have a book picked out to read aloud to Rocco.

Please call to register.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Rhymes and Play (ages birth to 3; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Age appropriate books, songs, nursery rhymes, puppets, and felt board figures will be introduced. After 20 minutes of structured group time, there is time for play and for socializing. Adult supervision required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
elect_computer1 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Internet 1   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Visit interesting websites and learn to use Search Engines to surf the web.


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 11 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Drum Circle   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Join us for a fun-filled hour of hand drumming. We will explore rhythms from Africa and beyond using djembes, congas, bongos, bells, blocks, and various shakers. Beginners are welcome.

Bring a hand drum or percussion if you can; there will be a limited number of drums to loan out.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Please register. Registration begins on April 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Intro to Programming Using Raspbery Pi for ages 8 to 12   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Kids in elementary and middle school can develop a foundation for programming by getting get hands on with Raspberry Pi.

Why not take this an opportunity to learn the basics of Python programming, while also beginning to understand how computers work.

This 4-week program will take place on May 2, 9, 16, and 30. Students who register for May 2, are expected to attend all 4 classes.

Space is limited.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Pokémon Club (ages 5-11)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Children ages 5 through 11 are invited to join our new Pokémon club. We will discuss trading cards, books, games, and all things Pokémon. Bring your trading cards, handheld devices and anything else you would like to share and discuss. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 11:45 AM  -  12:45 PM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM Traveling Lego League   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children ages 4-13 years. .

Develop team work and social skills in a fun and educational setting.

Presented by Judy David of Lawrence Township.

Adult caregiver should remain in the room/nearby vicinity of program.

Younger siblings are welcome to work separately with larger blocks.

Registration is required, beginning at 7am on the day of the program.

Preference at the door may be given to patrons who have registered with a valid MCLS library card. Those who have not registered may be admitted as space permits.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM Traveling Lego League   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children ages 4-13 years. .

Develop team work and social skills in a fun and educational setting.

Presented by Judy David of Lawrence Township.

Adult caregiver should remain in the room/nearby vicinity of program.

Younger siblings are welcome to work separately with larger blocks.

Registration is required, beginning at 7am on the day of the program.

Preference at the door may be given to patrons who have registered with a valid MCLS library card. Those who have not registered may be admitted as space permits.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Internet 2   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Learn valuable search techniques and get tips on evaluating websites.
Requires some Internet experience!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 11 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:15 PM  -  3:35 PM Story Time in Mandarin for ages 4 to 8   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This program provides a casual and warm environment in which kids are read to in Chinese.

Activities include children's stories and folk songs in Mandarin.

We welcome native Chinese speakers to volunteer to help with the activities. Please talk to the host if you would like to volunteer in a future session.

No registration is required.

http://sites.google.com/site/wwstorytimeinmandarin/

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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misc_none 3:40 PM  -  4:20 PM Story Time in Mandarin for ages 2 to 4   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This program provides a casual and warm environment in which kids are read to in Chinese.

Activities include children's stories and folk songs in Mandarin.

. Properly supervised kids of ages 4 to 8 years are encouraged to read stories to the group.

We welcome native Chinese speakers to volunteer to help with the activities. Please talk to the host if you would like to volunteer in a future session.

No registration is required.

http://sites.google.com/site/wwstorytimeinmandarin/

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Sunday May 31, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM CANCELLED Harp Concert   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Back by popular demand, students from local music studio Harp4You will entertain us with an open concert. Come join us as we usher in the summer with the beautiful strains of harp music.

Registration is recommended, though walk-ins are welcome. Registration begins on April 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 48 spaces available.
Monday June 1, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take Out Craft: Father's Day Catch All Can   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Tweens & teens ages 10-18 can pick up supplies needed to make a "catch all" can (or pencil jar, change can, etc.) for Dad for Father's Day.

While supplies last.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Mystery Craft Grab-bag!   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    * Available all month! *

Stop by the Library any time in June and pick up a free take-home craft kit.

This month’s craft is a mystery! You’ll have three chances to pull a craft you like from our grab-bag box. After you’ve chosen a craft, take your kit home and have fun putting it all together!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

Kits are available throughout the month during regular library hours, while supplies last.

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Play Group with Stories   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 3-5, with adult.

Open play time with a variety of educational toys.

Storytime includes plenty of fingerplays, songs, and other participatory activities that help children learn important literacy skill.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Storytime for ages 2-5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Storytime is a half hour program of stories and songs.
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
A craft is included at the end.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Books & Babies for ages birth to 2 years   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    A program of songs, rhymes, movement and simple stories designed to introduce under twos and infants to the library.

This program is one on one with your child. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Happy Two’s Activity Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Happy Two’s Activity Time (recommended age 2 years; siblings welcome)

Books, crafts, songs and rhymes for toddlers in motion!

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Active Aging Fitness   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    This program is comprised of stretching, balance, posture, flexibility, and strength poses, done to music and includes some chair yoga.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Messy Play Craft Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children, ages 2-3

Kids get messy with painting and making crafts! Bring a smock or old tee-shirt.

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Mouse Basics   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
   

Learn to click, highlight text, scroll, cut & paste and click & drag. These skills are essential to all subsequent classes.


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.


    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 8 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Kids' Open Craft (recommended ages 3-8 years)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Children may stop at the children’s activity room at any point between 4:00 and 5:30 pm to construct the craft of the week. A staff member will be present to aid with the craft. The projects can usually be easily adapted to meet a variety of age and skill levels. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Pen and paper, grades 4-7   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    This program is for 4th-7th graders looking to develop writing skills needed for schoolwork.

Bring schoolwork, assignments, independent projects, and any material that you're interested in working on!

This program is led by Doria Pei who leads the Writer's Club program (which meets once a month on Thursdays).

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 14 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Bedtime Math's Crazy 8s Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children in grades K-2.

Hands-on games that get kids fired up about math!

        There are 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Kindergarten-6th Grade Tutoring   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1474   
    Homework help by high school students for children in grades K-6.

Register in person or by phone for a 60 minute session.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM Crazy 8's Math Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Math and mischief at your library! Enjoy hands-on games that get kids fired up about math.

Grades 3-5.

Online registration is required and will begin on May 18. Please register each child separately.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
        There are 17 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Alphabet Time for ages 3 to 6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Come and learn the alphabet.

Each evening we will focus on one letter of the alphabet.

We will hear stories, play games, songs and a craft.

Space is limited.

No Registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM PJ Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Wear your PJ’s & bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library! We will read stories and sing songs. Age appropriate craft will follow. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Friends of the Lawrence Library Meeting   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Yarnworks   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Presented by Lee Pellegrino. Join fellow knitters and crocheters and tackle a new project or work on one you’ve already started.
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Socrates Café   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Socrates Café is a gathering where participants pose questions, listen to others, raise challenges, and consider alternative answers. Background in philosophy is not required; no preparation is necessary.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 24 spaces available.
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misc_none 7:15 PM  -  8:15 PM Mother-Daughter Book Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   (609) 448 1474   ehughes@mcl.org
   

Girls ages 11-18 and their mothers are invited to discuss this month’s book, Unlikely Hero of Room 13B by Teresa Toten. Snacks will be served.

No registration required. New members welcome!

Sponsored by the Hightstown Library Association.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 7:15 PM  -  8:15 PM Mother-Daughter Book Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
   

Girls ages 11-18 and their mothers are invited to discuss the realistic fiction novel The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B, by Teresa Toton and enjoy snacks and fun conversation.

No registration required. New members welcome!

Sponsored by the Hightstown Library Association.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 7:30 PM Yoga   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Sunita Yadav teaches this series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or yoga mat. Water is provided. Class is limited to 25 participants. Registration is required and begins Monday, April 20, 9:30 apm. Participants must register online for each individual class date. Dates are: May 4, May 11, May 18, June 1, June 8, June 15.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
Tuesday June 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Books & Babies for 6-23 months   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join us for a fun, upbeat program of songs, rhymes, finger-plays, board books and activities to promote early literacy in infants and young toddlers.

Led by a librarian; caregiver participation is required.

Online registration is required and begins the Wednesday before each program at 9:30am.

Recommended for 6-23 months.

Ask staff if you have any questions.

Preference will be given to patrons with a valid Mercer County Library System card.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Babytime   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    A rollicking, rhyming time for you and your baby, 6 months to 2 years.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Morning Story Time with Miss Liz   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Toddlers and pre-schoolers ages 2–6 years will enjoy themed stories, songs, rhymes and a craft.

Siblings welcome. No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Toddler Storytime & Craft for ages 2 - 4   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Please join us for stories and a craft geared toward Toddlers!

Siblings are welcome!

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY TODDLER CLASSES ARE IDENTICAL.

No registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Read and Play Story Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Read and Play Story Time (recommended ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Baby Time (recommended ages birth to 2 years; Adult Supervision Required)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This program is a great way to introduce your child to library story times and reading. Age appropriate books are shared with the group. Songs, nursery rhymes, puppets, and felt board figures create a rich audio-visual and social experience. After 20 minutes of structured group time, there is time for play and for socializing. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Twofer Tuesday   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Come to this class to learn two computer tips, tricks or shortcuts, and then practice them during open lab time.
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 4 spaces available.
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misc_none 11:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Create a...   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Drop in and create a project with the materials provided.

Children of all ages accompanied by an adult.

Registration is not required.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
 
misc_none 1:30 PM Toddler Craft   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Crafts for toddlers ages 2-4.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Foreign Movie Series: Adrift   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

NR; 102 minutes

Please register. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

Rated R; 106 minutes

While spending summer vacation with her family on the idyllic southeast coast of Brazil, fourteen-year-old Filipa discovers that her father, a famous author, is betraying her mother by dallying with a beautiful young American woman. Wrestling with the truth, Filipa will soon discover that her father's infidelity is only the first of many dark secrets that lurk beneath the surface of her seemingly perfect family.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Please register. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:55 PM Drop-in Loom Bracelet Club (ages 5-11)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@hotmail.com
    Children ages 5 to 11 are invited to join our loom bracelet club. We will make loom bracelets, share ideas and try new patterns.

Participants should bring their own loom and rubber bands.

No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Read to Valley the Dog (grades K-5; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Valley is a local reading therapy dog who loves listening to stories. Valley will visit the Hopewell Branch Library Tuesday afternoons with his owner Carrie. Children who would like to practice reading aloud may sign-up for one 15 minute session with Valley and Carrie. Children should arrive with a book of their choice to read.

Registration is required. Please call to make an appointment.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:15 PM Read with Lucy the Therapy Dog   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
   
Lucy the Therapy Dog will be available for children to practice their reading skills.
Lucy is a great partner for children struggling with reading because she is non-judgmental.
By reading to Lucy, children learn to relax and will build self-confidence.
For independent readers ages 5 and up.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Library Garden, ages 4 & up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Please join us outside to water the library garden and observe seasonal changes taking place. We will also read a couple of books related to gardens and vegetables.

For ages 4 & up only please.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Walk-In Craft   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Walk-In Craft (recommended for children in grades K-5)

Make fun and useful crafts!

No registration required.

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Beginning Spanish Language Class   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
   

Please register in person or by telephone.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Volunteer Orientation (ages 12 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    For teens entering grades 7-12 in the fall of 2015. Do you need community service? Do you like kids? Come to an orientation session and find out about opportunities at the library during the summer reading program.

At this orientation you will gain a brief overview of volunteer duties. Please know your summer availability as we will start scheduling at the orientation.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Citizenship Test Review   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
    Please register in person or by telephone.
    Location: Hightstown Branch
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Excel Beginner   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609-275-8901   
    We will learn the basics of Excel through making a sample spreadsheet. Formatting, using the autofill feature, using formulas, and making simple charts are covered in this class. If you can bring your own laptop with Excel 2007 or above, you do not need to register for the class. Signup for adults only. Space is limited, so you may register for only one Excel Beginner class per month. Registration begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
elect_computer1 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Mouse Basics   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
   

Learn to click, highlight text, scroll, cut & paste and click & drag. These skills are essential to all subsequent classes.


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.


    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM PJ Storytime for ages 2-5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Storytime is a half hour program of stories and songs.
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
You are invited to wear your pajamas.
A craft is included at the end.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Excel Intermediate   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609-275-8901   
    We learn how to change chart colors and backgrounds. We will also learn how to download Excel compatible spreadsheets from the Internet, filter spreadsheets, add conditional formatting to spreadsheets, and create a pivot table. Online registration required unless you can bring your own laptop with Excel 2007 or above. Signup for adults only. Space is limited, so you may sign up for only one Excel Intermediate class per month. Registration period begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Journey to Peace and Happiness   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

In this workshop, Himalayan spiritual counselor Acharya Girish Ja will talk about the principles of Eastern psychology and then lead us through guided meditation practices. Acharya will teach us easy yet powerful techniques to overcome stress, anxiety, and depression. Based on ancient texts, the simple exercises are highly effective, as confirmed by modern science. Acharya studied with the great masters in the Himalayas for 33 years, has taught 60,000 people worldwide, and is an expert in authentic Yoga, Yoga philosophy, Sanskrit, world religions, and modern science.

This workshop is a series, meeting Tuesday evenings in June. Feel free to come to any or all sessions.

Registration is recommended, though walk-ins are welcome. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Learning English with Victor   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
    English as a Second Language classes. Please register in person or by telephone.
    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 8:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Powerpoint   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609-275-8901   
    This class deals with the basics of making presentations using Powerpoint, including making basic slides and putting them together to make a slideshow, plus adding animations, clipart, and transitions between slides. Online registration required unless you can bring your own laptop with Powerpoint 2007 or above. Signup for adults only. Space is limited. Registration period begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
Wednesday June 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Cat, Hat, Sat Story Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Cat, Hat, Sat rhyming words activity time for children.

For ages 3-4, with adult

Play rhyming games!

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
elect_computer1 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM PC Basics   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Get familiar with Microsoft Windows. Learn important computer terms, and get comfortable with computer use!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 8 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Baby Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 3 to 23 months.
Baby Time is 30 minutes of songs, fingerplays and activities including scarves, shakers and board books.
Registration is required online starting the previous Wednesday.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 18 spaces available.
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misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Morning Story Time with Miss Liz   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Toddlers and pre-schoolers ages 2–6 years will enjoy themed stories, songs, rhymes and a craft.

Siblings welcome. No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Toddler Storytime & Craft for ages 2 - 4   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Please join us for stories and a craft geared toward Toddlers!

Siblings are welcome!

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY TODDLER CLASSES ARE IDENTICAL.

No registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:45 AM Bookplay   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   609-443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
    Stories, dance, songs, games & crafts!
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Internet 1   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Visit interesting websites and learn to use Search Engines to surf the web.


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 9 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Teen Volunteer Orientation (ages 12 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    For teens entering grades 7-12 in the fall of 2015. Do you need community service? Do you like kids? Come to an orientation session and find out about opportunities at the library during the summer reading program.

At this orientation you will gain a brief overview of volunteer duties. Please know your summer availability as we will start scheduling at the orientation.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:00 PM Kidscraft   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Crafts,science experiments and traditional cooking for children ages 4 -9!
"Decorative Picture Frames"
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Creation Station   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For school-age children, grades K-5

Surprise crafts!

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Student4Student Tutoring, Grades K-8   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Tutoring in all subjects - grades k-8

Math - Science - Reading - Writing

Time and Location:

Wednesdays 4:30 to 6:30 at the West Windsor Library

High school students will be available to help students in grades k-8 with their homework and studies.

For more information please contact the West Windsor Branch Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Manga Club (grades 6 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Do you like anime, manga, graphic novels, and/or superheroes? Join us for discussions, snacks, movies, and other activities! No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Yoga   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Classes are led by a certified yoga instructor and are geared towards beginners, but all are welcome regardless of experience.Please come in comfortable clothes with a mat or large towel. Class size is limited.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Please register. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Harmony in Relationships Workshop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
    Every individual manages many different relationships, such as parent-child, husband-wife, relationships with friends, colleagues and many more. Often one finds it difficult to handle all relationships with the same level of dignity, which leads to tension, anger and stress. Let’s explore how to regain happiness and have harmony in our relationships in this interactive workshop.

Presented by library staff member, Leena Iyengar, a 7 year practioner of Rajyoga meditation. Rajyoga meditation is taught by Brahmakumaris, a world spiritual organization. Leena delivers youth and adult classes on values and facilitates workshops on different topics such as inner peace, happiness, love and more at different locations for the Brahmakumaris

Click the Register button, or call the library at 609-448-1474 to register or for information.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
       
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Harmony in Relationships Workshop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
    Every individual manages many different relationships, such as parent-child, husband-wife, relationships with friends, colleagues and many more. Often one finds it difficult to handle all relationships with the same level of dignity, which leads to tension, anger and stress. Let’s explore how to regain happiness and have harmony in our relationships in this interactive workshop.

Presented by library staff member, Leena Iyengar, a 7 year practioner of Rajyoga meditation. Rajyoga meditation is taught by Brahmakumaris, a world spiritual organization. Leena delivers youth and adult classes on values and facilitates workshops on different topics such as inner peace, happiness, love and more at different locations for the Brahmakumaris

Click the Register button, or call the library at 609-448-1474 to register or for information.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
       
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Eating for Energy   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Presented by Karen Gardineer and Randi Haas of Integrative Nutrition. Eat better for better health! Learn about how sugar affects mood, how certain foods can increase immune health, what to eat to increase your energy, and more.
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 48 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Eating for Energy   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Presented by Karen Gardineer and Randi Haas of Integrative Nutrition. Eat better for better health! Learn about how sugar affects mood, how certain foods can increase immune health, what to eat to increase your energy, and more.
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Knitting Circle: Spring-Summer Series   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Knitters who already know the basics are invited to drop in to socialize and work on a project of their choice.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Story Stretchers   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Story Stretchers is a half hour program that combines stories with yoga and movement exercises.
Suggested for ages 3-8.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday June 4, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Miss Amy concert for preschoolers   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

Enjoy this musical entertainment concert showcasing Miss Amy’s warm engaging manner and “positively enriching original music.”

Miss Amy is a singer/songwriter, an accredited music educator and a fitness instructor.

No registration required.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

Visit Miss Amy's website    

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Toddler Rock (for ages 12 mths. to 3 years; adult supervision required)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Too old for Baby Time and not quite ready to sit through a Story Time? Join us for singing, dancing, and rhymes. Through structured group activities, we play with musical instruments, puppets, parachutes, and more! There is an emphasis on interaction with the music and the rhymes through singing, actions, and props to build pre-literacy skills. This program runs about 30 minutes. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Paint a Story with Miss Barbara   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Children ages 2-6 are invited to listen to a story and unleash their inner artist while painting with watercolors.

Siblings welcome, too!

No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Storytime for ages 2-5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Storytime is a half hour program of stories and songs.
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
A craft is included at the end.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Mother Goose Activity Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Mother Goose Activity Time (recommended birth-18 months; siblings welcome) No registration required.
    Location: Ewing Branch
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misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 & up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join us for stories, fingerplays, clothesline rhymes, and music, followed by a craft

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:45 AM Bookplay   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   609-443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
    Stories, dance, songs, games & crafts!
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Thursday Movie Matinee: The Good Lie   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Rated PG-13; 110 minutes

They were known simply as "The Lost Boys." Orphaned by the brutal civil war in Sudan that began in 1983, these young victims traveled as many as a thousand miles on foot in search of safety. Fifteen years later, a humanitarian effort would bring 3,600 lost boys and girls to America. Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Please register. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 29 spaces available.
 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Play Group with Stories   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Play-time with Parachute & Other Surprise Activities, for children ages 2-5 with caregiver
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Excel Beginner   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609-275-8901   
    We will learn the basics of Excel through making a sample spreadsheet. Formatting, using the autofill feature, using formulas, and making simple charts are covered in this class. If you can bring your own laptop with Excel 2007 or above, you do not need to register for the class. Signup for adults only. Space is limited, so you may register for only one Excel Beginner class per month. Registration begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:30 PM An Afternoon at the Movies-The Judge   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Big city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. Hank sets out to discover the truth and, along the way, reconnects with his estranged family. Starring Robert Duvall and Robert Downey Jr. Register online or by calling the Robbinsville Branch at 259-2150. Please register each person separately.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
        There are 19 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Excel Intermediate   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609-275-8901   
    We learn how to change chart colors and backgrounds. We will also learn how to download Excel compatible spreadsheets from the Internet, filter spreadsheets, add conditional formatting to spreadsheets, and create a pivot table. Online registration required unless you can bring your own laptop with Excel 2007 or above. Signup for adults only. Space is limited, so you may sign up for only one Excel Intermediate class per month. Registration period begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fun with the Pharmacist   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    Get answers to your questions about over-the-counter and prescription medications. Bring your prescriptions or a list of them and find out about possible side effects and precautions. Provided by Princeton Healthcare. Please register.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 29 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:30 PM Social Media 101   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   (609) 443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
   

Learn the basics about popular social media websites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and others.

You must register for classes. Laptops are first come to registered attendees.

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 3:00 PM Crochet Corner: Spring-Summer Series   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Needle crafters who already know the basic crochet stitches are invited to drop in to socialize and work on a project of their choice.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Powerpoint   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609-275-8901   
    This class deals with the basics of making presentations using Powerpoint, including making basic slides and putting them together to make a slideshow, plus adding animations, clipart, and transitions between slides. Online registration required unless you can bring your own laptop with Powerpoint 2007 or above. Signup for adults only. Space is limited. Registration period begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 6 spaces available.
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misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Lego Club (ages 4-9)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Join us to imagine, design and build with the library’s LEGO® collection. Each week we will explore a new theme and building challenge. We will read a story to spark our creativity and then play, tinker and construct.

No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM D.I.Y. Art for ages 6-11   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Children ages 6-11 are welcome to this weekly art program geared to stimulate your child's independent creativity. To achieve this goal, children will pick the medium of their choice (paint, markers, collage, etc.) to create art of their choice. The librarian will provide assistance and instruction as necessary.

Please note that as the children create art parents and guardians are asked to wait in the library.

If your child is under 6 but you believe they can create art independently (without your presence in the art room) please get in touch as it may be possible for them to participate.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Book Buddies at Hightstown Library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Independent readers ages 5-12 are invited to practice reading aloud to a teen buddy at the library for 30 minutes.

Sessions run from 4:30-5:00pm or 5:00-5:30pm.

Readers can bring their own books or choose from the library.

Registration required in person or by calling 609-448-1474.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Thursday Night at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 6:30 p.m.   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    The Imitation Game (PG-13), with Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley and Mark Strong. The story of Alan Turing, who was credited with cracking the so-called unbreakable codes of Germany's World War II Enigma machine. No admission fee! Light refreshments. Sponsored by the Friends of the Ewing Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Princeton Festival Lecture - Figaro: A New Opera Hero   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    The later part of the eighteenth century was a period of great change. Politics, social order, and customs were all turned upside down. Old notions about marriage for profit and prestige were replaced by the idea of romantic love. This is reflected in the world of opera where the stories concerned real people and real situations. Mozart’s “Marriage of Figaro” offers a close look at this interesting period. Princeton University Art Museum docent Marianne Grey will illustrate these changes and new ideas with portraits, cartoons, genre paintings and architectural designs. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Princeton Festival Lecture - Figaro: A New Opera Hero   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    The later part of the eighteenth century was a period of great change. Politics, social order, and customs were all turned upside down. Old notions about marriage for profit and prestige were replaced by the idea of romantic love. This is reflected in the world of opera where the stories concerned real people and real situations. Mozart’s “Marriage of Figaro” offers a close look at this interesting period. Princeton University Art Museum docent Marianne Grey will illustrate these changes and new ideas with portraits, cartoons, genre paintings and architectural designs. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
Friday June 5, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Resume Review   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Let us help you turn your resume into one that will get noticed! Content, grammar, and layout will be reviewed by staff wordsmith Lisa Shrager. Appointments are limited to 20 minutes.
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 3 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs with Ms. Christine   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver. The library is on the second floor of the Hollowbrook Community Center. No registration required.
    Location: Hollowbrook Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Creation Station   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Stop by the activity room and create a craft or art project.
Suggested for ages 2 and up.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Bilingual Bebés Spanish & English Baby & Toddler Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Children from birth to 2.5 years old will learn Spanish & English vocabulary during 30 minutes of songs and rhymes.

Siblings welcome.

No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
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misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Singalong with Pat McKinley for all ages   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Pat invites children to sing favorite and familiar songs, while she sings and plays the guitar.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:45 AM Trucks 'N Stuff   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Creative play for children ages 2-5.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Play dough creations/ lego story time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 2-5, with adult
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Board Games at the Library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    Drop in to play Scrabble, Chess, Checkers or cards. No registration.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Word 1   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Create a word document. Learn to format and edit, type, preview and learn to print a simple document.
Strong mouse skills are essential!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 9 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:30 PM Meditation Circle   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Slow down and join Reference Librarian Ann Kerr. Learn to reduce stress using meditation. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 3:30 PM Posture Perfect   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Reference Librarian Ann Kerr will share simple exercises to improve your posture and increase your flexibility. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM Drum Circle: Spring–Summer Series   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Join us for this beginner’s drum circle. Bring your own drum or use one of ours. Refreshments served. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Friends of the Library Book Sale: Preview Night   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Thousands of used, gently-read books will be available at the Friends of the Lawrence Library Book Sale. A special preview night will be held Friday, June 15. The library will be closed for normal operations during the preview event but you will have the first chance to get some amazing deals. Admission to the Preview Night is free for members of the Friends of the Lawrence Library, $5 for the general public, and $20 for booksellers. This event is the only time booksellers will be permitted to use scanning devices.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
Saturday June 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Friends of the Library Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Thousands of used, gently-read books will be available at the Friends of the Lawrence Library Book Sale. A special preview night will be held Friday, June 15. The library will be closed for normal operations during the preview event but you will have the first chance to get some amazing deals. Admission to the Preview Night is free for members of the Friends of the Lawrence Library, $5 for the general public, and $20 for booksellers. This event is the only time booksellers will be permitted to use scanning devices.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
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misc_none 9:30 AM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Saturday Morning Wii Bowling   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Wii is a fun and easy way to get some light exercise and socialize with friends. Refreshments served. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Radio-Controlled Flying   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    The Washington Crossing Radio-Controlled Flyers will display their planes and talk about the hobby. No registration necessary.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Creation Station   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Drop in and create a project with the materials provided.

Children of all ages accompanied by an adult.

Registration is not required.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Drum Circle   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Join us for a fun-filled hour of hand drumming. We will explore rhythms from Africa and beyond using djembes, congas, bongos, bells, blocks, and various shakers. Beginners are welcome.

Bring a hand drum or percussion if you can; there will be a limited number of drums to loan out.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Please register. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 30 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Read with Rocco   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Rocco is a local reading therapy dog who loves listening to stories. Children in grades K-5 may sign up for one 15 minute session with Rocco and his owner Alan.

Please arrive a few minutes before your assigned time and have a book picked out to read aloud to Rocco.

Please call to register.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 11:45 AM  -  1:00 PM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Math Advancement Center, grades 5 and up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THIS PROGRAM IS FOR GRADES 5 AND UP! CHILDREN IN GRADES LOWER THAN THIS WILL NOT UNDERSTAND THE CONCEPTS COVERED, SO PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER THEM. Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking with CREATIVE ways of learning math!

During the center's hours we may present lessons of individual math concepts, work on sets of problems or practice for various upcoming math competitions. Certain topics may not be covered in school.

Math Competition Training: MathCounts, AMC 8, AMC 10 and other Math competitions.

No registration required, however please show up on time as spots are limited!! Grades 5 and up or equivalent (home-schoolers welcome).

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Math Advancement Center, grades 5 and up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THIS PROGRAM IS FOR GRADES 5 AND UP! CHILDREN IN GRADES LOWER THAN THIS WILL NOT UNDERSTAND THE CONCEPTS COVERED, SO PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER THEM. Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking with CREATIVE ways of learning math!

During the center's hours we may present lessons of individual math concepts, work on sets of problems or practice for various upcoming math competitions. Certain topics may not be covered in school.

Math Competition Training: MathCounts, AMC 8, AMC 10 and other Math competitions.

No registration required, however please show up on time as spots are limited!! Grades 5 and up or equivalent (home-schoolers welcome).

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM A Marriage of Music and Mayhem: Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Professor Timothy Urban (Rider University) will talk about the variegated tapestry of sexual intrigue, deception, class conflict and, ultimately, forgiveness, as woven together by Mozart's music in his most frequently performed opera, "Le Nozze di Figaro." With infinite variety, Mozart crafted music that depicts with subtle nuance the wide range of human emotions lying behind the story. Timothy Urban, MM, MFA, MA, PhD, wears many hats, including performer, lecturer, conductor, singer, and artistic director. He shares his talents in a variety of venues, from local elementary schools to the New York City Opera.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Please register. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:15 PM  -  3:35 PM Story Time in Mandarin for ages 4 to 8   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This program provides a casual and warm environment in which kids are read to in Chinese.

Activities include children's stories and folk songs in Mandarin.

We welcome native Chinese speakers to volunteer to help with the activities. Please talk to the host if you would like to volunteer in a future session.

No registration is required.

http://sites.google.com/site/wwstorytimeinmandarin/

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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misc_none 3:40 PM  -  4:20 PM Story Time in Mandarin for ages 2 to 4   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This program provides a casual and warm environment in which kids are read to in Chinese.

Activities include children's stories and folk songs in Mandarin.

. Properly supervised kids of ages 4 to 8 years are encouraged to read stories to the group.

We welcome native Chinese speakers to volunteer to help with the activities. Please talk to the host if you would like to volunteer in a future session.

No registration is required.

http://sites.google.com/site/wwstorytimeinmandarin/

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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misc_none 8:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Twin Rivers Yard Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   (609) 443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
   

Gently used items may be brought to the library between Monday, June 1, and Saturday, June 6.

Clothing, baby supplies, housewares, gardening supplies, tools, toys, and small furniture are welcome. Unsold items will be donated to Rise. No large or heavy items.

All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Twin Rivers Library.

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 8:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Twin Rivers Yard Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   (609) 443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
   

Gently used items may be brought to the library between Monday, June 1, and Saturday, June 6.

Clothing, baby supplies, housewares, gardening supplies, tools, toys, and small furniture are welcome. Unsold items will be donated to Rise. No large or heavy items.

All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Twin Rivers Library.

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
Monday June 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:35 AM Coupon Swap   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
    Bring coupons to share and take what you need! Coupons available in the library all day.
    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 9:35 AM Storytime Registration   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Registration for the Summer Storytime Session will begin on Monday, June 8. Toddler, pre-school, and school-age children will enjoy stories, songs, and crafts under the supervision of Youth Services Librarian Michelle Cromwell and Library Assistant Rebecca Harris.

• Toddler storytime is a half hour program for children, ages 2 and 3, accompanied by an adult, on Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m., Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., or Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.
• Pre-school storytime is a half hour program for children, ages 4 to 6, on Thursdays at 11:00 a.m.
• School-age storytime is a one hour program for children, entering first grade and up, on Mondays at 7:00 p.m.

This series will begin on Monday, June 29, and run through Thursday, August 6.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Play Group with Stories   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 3-5, with adult.

Open play time with a variety of educational toys.

Storytime includes plenty of fingerplays, songs, and other participatory activities that help children learn important literacy skill.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Storytime for ages 2-5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Storytime is a half hour program of stories and songs.
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
A craft is included at the end.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Books & Babies for ages birth to 2 years   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    A program of songs, rhymes, movement and simple stories designed to introduce under twos and infants to the library.

This program is one on one with your child. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Miss Kelley's Kids (recommended ages birth to 5 years)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join Miss Kelley for a fun-filled program designed for very young children. Learn new ways to interact with your child. Enjoy music and movement.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
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misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Happy Two’s Activity Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Happy Two’s Activity Time (recommended age 2 years; siblings welcome)

Books, crafts, songs and rhymes for toddlers in motion!

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Active Aging Fitness   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    This program is comprised of stretching, balance, posture, flexibility, and strength poses, done to music and includes some chair yoga.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM Movie Matinee: Unbroken (2014)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he’s rescued by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. A biographical drama based upon Laura Hillenbrand’s bestselling book of the same title. PG-13, 137 minutes. Refreshments will be served. Registration suggested
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Messy Play Craft Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children, ages 2-3

Kids get messy with painting and making crafts! Bring a smock or old tee-shirt.

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Excel 1   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Learn the basics of this spreadsheet program. See how easy it is to input and edit data. Make some simple calculations.
Strong mouse skills are essential!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 8 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM Teen Volunteer Orientation (Lawrence Branch)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For approved applicants only.

Register for this program ONLY if you were accepted as a Lawrence Headquarters Teen Summer Reading Volunteer for 2015. (Applications handed out in May, due June 2.)

At this orientation you will gain a brief overview of your summer duties and choose a summer volunteer schedule.

(An adult caregiver or parent must be present to sign off on the student's chosen schedule.)

Please sign up for only one orientation session.

If you need to cancel, please call the Youth Reference Desk at (609) 989-6921. Spaces are limited at each volunteer session.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Magic Tree House Book Club for ages 5-9   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    We are reading the Magic Tree House Series, by Mary Pope Osborne.

THIS MONTH WE ARE READING BOOK NUMBER 30, Haunted Castle on Hallows Eve

You don't have to read the book before you come.

We will take turns reading parts of the book. Children only read if they volunteer.

We’ll end with a special activity or craft.

IF YOU HAVE A COPY OF THE BOOK WE ARE READING, PLEASE BRING IT ALONG.

Registration is required.

The book club will take place once a month on a Monday, from 4:00-4:45 pm. Hope to see you there!

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 12 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Kids' Open Craft (recommended ages 3-8 years)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Children may stop at the children’s activity room at any point between 4:00 and 5:30 pm to construct the craft of the week. A staff member will be present to aid with the craft. The projects can usually be easily adapted to meet a variety of age and skill levels. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Bedtime Math's Crazy 8s Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children in grades K-2.

Hands-on games that get kids fired up about math!

        There are 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Kindergarten-6th Grade Tutoring   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1474   
    Homework help by high school students for children in grades K-6.

Register in person or by phone for a 60 minute session.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM Crazy 8's Math Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Math and mischief at your library! Enjoy hands-on games that get kids fired up about math.

Grades 3-5.

Online registration is required and will begin on May 25. Please register each child separately.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
        There are 19 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Alphabet Time for ages 3 to 6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Come and learn the alphabet.

Each evening we will focus on one letter of the alphabet.

We will hear stories, play games, songs and a craft.

Space is limited.

No Registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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misc_none 6:30 PM Teen Stuff   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Crafts & Cooking for teens ages 10-14. "Paper Bead Bracelets"
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM PJ Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Wear your PJ’s & bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library! We will read stories and sing songs. Age appropriate craft will follow. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Read with a Bark Buddy   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Children ages 5-12 who can read independently are invited to practice their reading skills while reading out loud to a certified therapy dog for 20 minutes.

Registration required by phone or in person.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Fertility, Egg Freezing, & Update on Reproductive Technology   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Remarkable advances have been made in the field of assisted reproductive technologies over the past few years. Improvements in laboratory techniques and innovations in ovulation induction and egg freezing have enabled many couples to achieve their dream of having a child. Join us as Debbra Keegan, MD, board certified in reproductive endocrinology and fertility, discusses options for treatment of infertility.

Registration is recommended, though walk-ins are welcome. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 29 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:30 PM Yoga   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Sunita Yadav teaches this series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or yoga mat. Water is provided. Class is limited to 25 participants. Registration is required and begins Monday, April 20, 9:30 apm. Participants must register online for each individual class date. Dates are: May 4, May 11, May 18, June 1, June 8, June 15.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
Tuesday June 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take Out Craft: Father's Day Catch All Can   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Tweens & teens ages 10-18 can pick up supplies needed to make a "catch all" can (or pencil jar, change can, etc.) for Dad for Father's Day.

While supplies last.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Books & Babies for 6-23 months   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join us for a fun, upbeat program of songs, rhymes, finger-plays, board books and activities to promote early literacy in infants and young toddlers.

Led by a librarian; caregiver participation is required.

Online registration is required and begins the Wednesday before each program at 9:30am.

Recommended for 6-23 months.

Ask staff if you have any questions.

Preference will be given to patrons with a valid Mercer County Library System card.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM English Conversation Group   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Have fun practicing your English through informal conversation with other ESL learners and librarian Elka Frankel. We’ll meet Tuesdays in Room 1. No need to register—just come! Must have basic knowledge of English.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Babytime   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Enjoy rhymes, songs, and simple stories.

For children ages 6 months to 24 months, accompanied by an adult.

Online registration is required and will begin on May 26. Please register each child separately.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
        There are 13 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Music Room   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Music & movement for children ages 2-5
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Morning Story Time with Miss Liz   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Toddlers and pre-schoolers ages 2–6 years will enjoy themed stories, songs, rhymes and a craft.

Siblings welcome. No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
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misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Toddler Storytime & Craft for ages 2 - 4   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Please join us for stories and a craft geared toward Toddlers!

Siblings are welcome!

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY TODDLER CLASSES ARE IDENTICAL.

No registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Read and Play Story Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Read and Play Story Time (recommended ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Baby Time (recommended ages birth to 2 years; Adult Supervision Required)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This program is a great way to introduce your child to library story times and reading. Age appropriate books are shared with the group. Songs, nursery rhymes, puppets, and felt board figures create a rich audio-visual and social experience. After 20 minutes of structured group time, there is time for play and for socializing. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Create a...   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Drop in and create a project with the materials provided.

Children of all ages accompanied by an adult.

Registration is not required.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 3:55 PM Drop-in Loom Bracelet Club (ages 5-11)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@hotmail.com
    Children ages 5 to 11 are invited to join our loom bracelet club. We will make loom bracelets, share ideas and try new patterns.

Participants should bring their own loom and rubber bands.

No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Read to Valley the Dog (grades K-5; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Valley is a local reading therapy dog who loves listening to stories. Valley will visit the Hopewell Branch Library Tuesday afternoons with his owner Carrie. Children who would like to practice reading aloud may sign-up for one 15 minute session with Valley and Carrie. Children should arrive with a book of their choice to read.

Registration is required. Please call to make an appointment.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:15 PM Read with Lucy the Therapy Dog   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
   
Lucy the Therapy Dog will be available for children to practice their reading skills.
Lucy is a great partner for children struggling with reading because she is non-judgmental.
By reading to Lucy, children learn to relax and will build self-confidence.
For independent readers ages 5 and up.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Library Garden, ages 4 & up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Please join us outside to water the library garden and observe seasonal changes taking place. We will also read a couple of books related to gardens and vegetables.

For ages 4 & up only please.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Walk-In Craft   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Walk-In Craft (recommended for children in grades K-5)

Make fun and useful crafts!

No registration required.

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Beginning Spanish Language Class   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
   

Please register in person or by telephone.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Citizenship Test Review   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
    Please register in person or by telephone.
    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
elect_computer1 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Word 1   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Create a word document. Learn to format and edit, type, preview and learn to print a simple document.
Strong mouse skills are essential!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 14 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Geeks and Gadgets   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Members of the Mercer County Library System’s IT department will answer your questions about PCs and tablets, or library services such as eBooks, audio books, or the catalog. Bring in your electronic devices for troubleshooting, and get consumer tips if you’re considering purchasing a new computer or device. If you have the manual for your device, please bring that too! Registration is not required, but for best service, we suggest you email your questions to support@mcl.org at least a few days before the event.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM PJ Storytime for ages 2-5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Storytime is a half hour program of stories and songs.
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
You are invited to wear your pajamas.
A craft is included at the end.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Eating for Energy   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    Karen Gardineer and Randi Haas, Integrative Nutrition Health Coaches, will cover bio-individuality, sugar and mood, and how certain foods can increase your immune health.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Journey to Peace and Happiness   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

In this workshop, Himalayan spiritual counselor Acharya Girish Ja will talk about the principles of Eastern psychology and then lead us through guided meditation practices. Acharya will teach us easy yet powerful techniques to overcome stress, anxiety, and depression. Based on ancient texts, the simple exercises are highly effective, as confirmed by modern science. Acharya studied with the great masters in the Himalayas for 33 years, has taught 60,000 people worldwide, and is an expert in authentic Yoga, Yoga philosophy, Sanskrit, world religions, and modern science.

This workshop is a series, meeting Tuesday evenings in June. Feel free to come to any or all sessions.

Registration is recommended, though walk-ins are welcome. Registration begins on May 22. Click the Register button, or call the reference desk at 609-275-8901 for information or to register.

Please call or e-mail us if you need to cancel.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 27 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Learning English with Victor   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
    English as a Second Language classes. Please register in person or by telephone.
    Location: Hightstown Branch
Wednesday June 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Cat, Hat, Sat Story Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Cat, Hat, Sat rhyming words activity time for children.

For ages 3-4, with adult

Play rhyming games!

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Got Sugar? A Diabetes Workshop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    A series of free diabetes self-management workshops designed to give people with the condition and caregivers the knowledge, skills and confidence to take an active role in their healthcare. Provided by United Way of Greater Mercer County. Please register.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 20 spaces available.
 
elect_computer1 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM PC Essentials   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Work with the Windows environment. Use the many features of the Start Screen. Rename, move and delete files and folders using Windows 8.
Take PC Basics and Word 1 first!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 14 spaces available.
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misc_none 10:30 AM Baby Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 3 to 23 months.
Baby Time is 30 minutes of songs, fingerplays and activities including scarves, shakers and board books.
Registration is required online starting the previous Wednesday.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Morning Story Time with Miss Liz   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Toddlers and pre-schoolers ages 2–6 years will enjoy themed stories, songs, rhymes and a craft.

Siblings welcome. No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Toddler Storytime with Miss Elka for ages 3 to 6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Please join us for a special storytime led by Miss Elka.

A take home craft will be provided.

Siblings are welcome!

No registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:45 AM Bookplay   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   609-443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
    Stories, dance, songs, games & crafts!
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Excel Advanced   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609-275-8901   
    This course builds on Excel Intermediate and deals with some more useful techniques of working with data in Excel, including making data ranges into tables, useful tools in pivot tables, some key tools on the data tab such as goal seek and subtotal. We will also deal with linking data between workbooks and worksheets. Signup for adults only, space is limited, so please sign up for only Excel Advanced class per month. Registration begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Word Intermediate   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Astarita   609-275-8901   
    In this class, we'll explore commands that enable you to create resumes, letters, flyers, and newsletters. For example, we'll incorporate text boxes and word art into the document. We'll also apply styles to tables. Then we'll experiment with viewing the finished product in various layouts. This program is recommended for users who feel comfortable using basic Word functions. Signup for adults only. Registration begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Word Advanced   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Astarita   609-275-8901   
    Resize and reposition text boxes, adjust columns in tables, draw objects, and insert symbols. In this class you will learn how to create a polished Word document. Proficiency with Word Intermediate functions is required. Registration begins on May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Internet 2   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Learn valuable search techniques and get tips on evaluating websites.
Requires some Internet experience!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 13 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM Kidscraft   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Crafts,science experiments and traditional cooking for children ages 4 -9!
"Berry Drawing"
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Creation Station   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For school-age children, grades K-5

Surprise crafts!

    Location: Ewing Branch
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misc_none 5:00 PM Bessie, the Reading Therapy Dog   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Show Bessie how smart you are and read your favorite stories to her. For emerging readers.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Manga Club (grades 6 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Do you like anime, manga, graphic novels, and/or superheroes? Join us for discussions, snacks, movies, and other activities! No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Story Stretchers   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Story Stretchers is a half hour program that combines stories with yoga and movement exercises.
Suggested for ages 3-8.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 7:30 PM Teen Volunteer Orientation (Lawrence Branch)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For approved applicants only.

Register for this program ONLY if you were accepted as a Lawrence Headquarters Teen Summer Reading Volunteer for 2015. (Applications handed out in May, due June 2.)

At this orientation you will gain a brief overview of your summer duties and choose a summer volunteer schedule.

(An adult caregiver or parent must be present to sign off on the student's chosen schedule.)

Please sign up for only one orientation session.

If you need to cancel, please call the Youth Reference Desk at (609) 989-6921. Spaces are limited at each volunteer session.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Thursday June 11, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Toddler Rock (for ages 12 mths. to 3 years; adult supervision required)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Too old for Baby Time and not quite ready to sit through a Story Time? Join us for singing, dancing, and rhymes. Through structured group activities, we play with musical instruments, puppets, parachutes, and more! There is an emphasis on interaction with the music and the rhymes through singing, actions, and props to build pre-literacy skills. This program runs about 30 minutes. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
elect_computer1 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Legal Resouces Online   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    This class provides an overview of various types of legal materials available online.


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Paint a Story with Miss Barbara   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Children ages 2-6 are invited to listen to a story and unleash their inner artist while painting with watercolors.

Siblings welcome, too!

No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Storytime for ages 2-5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Storytime is a half hour program of stories and songs.
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
A craft is included at the end.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Mother Goose Activity Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Mother Goose Activity Time (recommended birth-18 months; siblings welcome) No registration required.
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 & up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join us for stories, fingerplays, clothesline rhymes, and music, followed by a craft

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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misc_none 10:45 AM Bookplay   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   609-443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
    Stories, dance, songs, games & crafts!
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM Special Movie Presentation: The Overnighters   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Broken, desperate men chase their dreams and run from their demons in the North Dakota oil fields. A local pastor risks everything to help them Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Play Group with Stories   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Play-time with Parachute & Other Surprise Activities, for children ages 2-5 with caregiver
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM Fiction Writing Workshop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Meet fellow writers and enjoy experimenting in a supportive environment. Librarian Donna Wolfe leads the class of both beginning writers and published authors through exercises designed to improve their writing. Members are encouraged but not required to share their work. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 1:30 PM Understanding Your Social Security Benefits   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Come learn about Social Security benefits, Medicare, and about creating a mySocialSecurity online account. It is highly recommended that you register for mySocialSecurity before attending the program; this will make the presentation more personal and meaningful. Please see How to Create an Online Account at www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-10540.pdf.

Online registration required. Please register each person separately.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM Microsoft Office for Beginners   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   (609) 443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
   

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word and Excel while preparing simple documents.

You must register for classes. Laptops are first come to registered attendees.

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 4:00 PM Tween Zone   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Crafts, cooking & Science for children 8-12 years old. "Chocolate S'Mores"
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Lego Club (ages 4-9)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Join us to imagine, design and build with the library’s LEGO® collection. Each week we will explore a new theme and building challenge. We will read a story to spark our creativity and then play, tinker and construct.

No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM D.I.Y. Art for ages 6-11   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Children ages 6-11 are welcome to this weekly art program geared to stimulate your child's independent creativity. To achieve this goal, children will pick the medium of their choice (paint, markers, collage, etc.) to create art of their choice. The librarian will provide assistance and instruction as necessary.

Please note that as the children create art parents and guardians are asked to wait in the library.

If your child is under 6 but you believe they can create art independently (without your presence in the art room) please get in touch as it may be possible for them to participate.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Book Buddies at Hightstown Library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Independent readers ages 5-12 are invited to practice reading aloud to a teen buddy at the library for 30 minutes.

Sessions run from 4:30-5:00pm or 5:00-5:30pm.

Readers can bring their own books or choose from the library.

Registration required in person or by calling 609-448-1474.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
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misc_none 6:30 PM Thursday Night at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 6:30 p.m.   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Selma (PG-13), with David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson and Tim Roth. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s historical struggle to secure voting rights for all people. A dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1964. No admission fee! Light refreshments. Sponsored by the Friends of the Ewing Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Andrea Doria Shipwreck: What Really Happened?   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    The luxury liner Andrea Doria collided with another ship, the Stockholm, in 1956, off the coast of Nantucket, Massassachuets. PADI scuba instructor & wreck diving specialist Michael Hyduk will talk about the decisions made by the crew that resulted in this tragedy that killed 52 people. Sponsored by Friends of the Hickory Corner Library. Please register.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 49 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Lighthouses   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Come learn about the history of lighthouses, how they were built and how they work, and about the courageous men and women who tended them. Presented by Kevin Woyce, author/photographer specializing in New Jersey regional history.

Online registration required. Please register each person separately.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
        There are 21 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Poetry Circle   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Emily Dickinson (1830–1866) composed almost 1800 poems, but fewer than a dozen were published during her lifetime. The reclusive poet used slant rhyme as well as unconventional capitalization and punctuation, which was innovative for this time period. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
Friday June 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Guitar sing-along with Pat McKinley   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Staff   609-882-9246   
   

For ages 5 and under, with a caregiver.

Pat invites children to sing favorite and familiar songs, while she sings and plays the guitar.

Action songs encourage audience participation.

No registration required.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs with Ms. Christine   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver. The library is on the second floor of the Hollowbrook Community Center. No registration required.
    Location: Hollowbrook Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Tech Talk with Jay   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    By appointment only. Our resident techie will answer your questions. Bring in your smartphones, tablets, laptops, or just your questions!
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
elect_computer1 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Open Lab   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    This is an unstructured project oriented class. Practice what you learned in your classes. An instructor will be available to help you. You must register.


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 11 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Creation Station   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Stop by the activity room and create a craft or art project.
Suggested for ages 2 and up.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Baby and Toddler Time with Miss Liz   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Infants and toddlers birth through 2.5 years of age and their caregivers are invited to 30 minutes of singing, rhyming, and movement fun!

Siblings welcome.

No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Sing Along with Miss Amy   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Come sing and dance with Miss Amy.

For children of all ages, accompanied by an adult.

Online registration is required and will begin on May 29. Please register each child separately.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
        There are 30 spaces available.
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misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Play dough creations/ lego story time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 2-5, with adult
 
misc_none 11:30 AM Music and Movement with Kelly’s Kids   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children, ages birth-7, with adult

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 1:05 PM Word Intermediate   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    Work with tables. Explore the advanced features that create a professional document. Please register.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 8 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM Afternoon Movie: Mortdecai   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   
    Starring Johnny Depp. Rated R. 106 minutes. No registration.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Word 2   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Learn to work with Tabs and the Office Ribbon. Explore the many extra features that can help you create a professional-looking document.
Take Word 1 first!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 13 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:30 PM Meditation Circle   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Slow down and join Reference Librarian Ann Kerr. Learn to reduce stress using meditation. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 3:30 PM Posture Perfect   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Reference Librarian Ann Kerr will share simple exercises to improve your posture and increase your flexibility. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
Saturday June 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Teen Volunteer Orientation (Lawrence Branch)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For approved applicants only.

Register for this program ONLY if you were accepted as a Lawrence Headquarters Teen Summer Reading Volunteer for 2015. (Applications handed out in May, due June 2.)

At this orientation you will gain a brief overview of your summer duties and choose a summer volunteer schedule.

(An adult caregiver or parent must be present to sign off on the student's chosen schedule.)

Please sign up for only one orientation session.

If you need to cancel, please call the Youth Reference Desk at (609) 989-6921. Spaces are limited at each volunteer session.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 9:30 AM World Wide Knit in Public Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   (609) 443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
   

Knit @ The Library

Come into the library and find a comfortable place to sit and knit.

All Day

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
 
misc_none 9:30 AM World Wide Knit in Public Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   (609) 443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
   

Knit @ The Library

Come into the library and find a comfortable place to sit and knit.

All Day

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
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misc_none 9:30 AM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Get ready to relax with a book this summer. Come to our “Beach Reads” book sale. Price: $4 per bag. All proceeds support the West Windsor Library.

Sale runs May 29 through June 13 during regular library hours (Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday: closed Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:35 AM  -  5:00 PM Just for Kids Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    Opening Day of Just for Kids Book Sale Saturday, June 13 through Saturday, June 20 during regular library hours Purchase gently used children’s books and media for those long summer days. Hardbacks and media are one dollar and paperbacks are fifty cents. All proceeds benefit the children’s Summer Reading Program.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Board Games in the Library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Drop in, meet others to play cards, chess and checkers. A variety of games will be available for players to use.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Rhymes and Play (ages birth to 3; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Age appropriate books, songs, nursery rhymes, puppets, and felt board figures will be introduced. After 20 minutes of structured group time, there is time for play and for socializing. Adult supervision required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Pokémon Club (ages 5-11)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Children ages 5 through 11 are invited to join our new Pokémon club. We will discuss trading cards, books, games, and all things Pokémon. Bring your trading cards, handheld devices and anything else you would like to share and discuss. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 11:45 AM  -  1:00 PM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Word   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Richard Peterson   609-275-8901   
    A tour through the Microsoft Word toolbars. We will learn how to change font styles, bullet or number paragraphs, set margins, insert graphics, and more. Registration required unless you can bring your own laptop with Word 2007 or above. Space is limited. Registration period begins May 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 6 spaces available.
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Math Advancement Center, grades 5 and up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THIS PROGRAM IS FOR GRADES 5 AND UP! CHILDREN IN GRADES LOWER THAN THIS WILL NOT UNDERSTAND THE CONCEPTS COVERED, SO PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER THEM. Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking with CREATIVE ways of learning math!

During the center's hours we may present lessons of individual math concepts, work on sets of problems or practice for various upcoming math competitions. Certain topics may not be covered in school.

Math Competition Training: MathCounts, AMC 8, AMC 10 and other Math competitions.

No registration required, however please show up on time as spots are limited!! Grades 5 and up or equivalent (home-schoolers welcome).

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Math Advancement Center, grades 5 and up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THIS PROGRAM IS FOR GRADES 5 AND UP! CHILDREN IN GRADES LOWER THAN THIS WILL NOT UNDERSTAND THE CONCEPTS COVERED, SO PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER THEM. Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking with CREATIVE ways of learning math!

During the center's hours we may present lessons of individual math concepts, work on sets of problems or practice for various upcoming math competitions. Certain topics may not be covered in school.

Math Competition Training: MathCounts, AMC 8, AMC 10 and other Math competitions.

No registration required, however please show up on time as spots are limited!! Grades 5 and up or equivalent (home-schoolers welcome).

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Programming Fun with Scratch, for grades 3 to 6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join us for a Stem Education Demo Class: Programming Fun with Scratch.

Kids learn basic programming concepts and create an interactive animated game called PONG!

Registration is required.

Conducted by STEAM Works Studio http://www.steamworksstudio.com    

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 12 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Twin Rivers Writers' Group   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   (609) 443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
   

Bring 5 pages of a work-in-progress to discuss with other writers

Optional 2 page writing prompt: Write a love letter to the one who got away.

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
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misc_none 3:00 PM Teen Volunteer Orientation (Lawrence Branch)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For approved applicants only.

Register for this program ONLY if you were accepted as a Lawrence Headquarters Teen Summer Reading Volunteer for 2015. (Applications handed out in May, due June 2.)

At this orientation you will gain a brief overview of your summer duties and choose a summer volunteer schedule.

(An adult caregiver or parent must be present to sign off on the student's chosen schedule.)

Please sign up for only one orientation session.

If you need to cancel, please call the Youth Reference Desk at (609) 989-6921. Spaces are limited at each volunteer session.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 3:15 PM  -  3:35 PM Story Time in Mandarin for ages 4 to 8   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This program provides a casual and warm environment in which kids are read to in Chinese.

Activities include children's stories and folk songs in Mandarin.

We welcome native Chinese speakers to volunteer to help with the activities. Please talk to the host if you would like to volunteer in a future session.

No registration is required.

http://sites.google.com/site/wwstorytimeinmandarin/

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 3:40 PM  -  4:20 PM Story Time in Mandarin for ages 2 to 4   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This program provides a casual and warm environment in which kids are read to in Chinese.

Activities include children's stories and folk songs in Mandarin.

. Properly supervised kids of ages 4 to 8 years are encouraged to read stories to the group.

We welcome native Chinese speakers to volunteer to help with the activities. Please talk to the host if you would like to volunteer in a future session.

No registration is required.

http://sites.google.com/site/wwstorytimeinmandarin/

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Screening and discussion of Son of Kong   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    Come watch and talk about this lesser-known sequel to the famous King Kong movie. No registration.The library will be open ONLY for the movie.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
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misc_none 9:35 AM  -  9:00 PM Just for Kids Book Sale   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    Purchase gently used children’s books and media for those long summer days. Hardbacks and media are one dollar and paperbacks are fifty cents. All proceeds benefit the children’s Summer Reading Program.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 9:50 AM Story-time for 2-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Story-time and craft for ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Registration is not required but we ask you to limit attendance to one story-time per week and respect age guidelines.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM Morning Book Club: A Spy Among Friends, by Ben McIntyre   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Kim Philby was the greatest spy in history, a brilliant and charming man who rose to head Britain’s counterintelligence against the Soviet Union during the height of the Cold War—while he was secretly working for the enemy. Told with heart-pounding suspense and keen psychological insight, and based on personal papers and never-before-seen British intelligence files. Copies of this month’s book selection are available at the Lawrence Headquarters Branch Library’s Circulation Desk. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Play Group with Stories   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 3-5, with adult.

Open play time with a variety of educational toys.

Storytime includes plenty of fingerplays, songs, and other participatory activities that help children learn important literacy skill.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
elect_computer1 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Email 1   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Sign up for free email service with Yahoo. Send your first message!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 12 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Storytime for ages 2-5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1330   
    Storytime is a half hour program of stories and songs.
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.
A craft is included at the end.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Kelley's Kids for ages 1 to 24 months   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join Miss Kelley for a fun-filled program designed for very young children. Learn new ways to interact with your child. Enjoy music and movement.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Open activity room time for 1-5 yrs   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    No registration required.

For toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver.

The children’s activity room will be open for children ages 5 and under. For safety reasons, the caregiver that brings the child must remain in the room to supervise.

(Library staff will not be present in the room.)

Children and caregivers may play and socialize. Toys, chalkboards, magnet board, puzzles, crayons and a variety of rotating educational items are housed in this room.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
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misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Happy Two’s Activity Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Happy Two’s Activity Time (recommended age 2 years; siblings welcome)

Books, crafts, songs and rhymes for toddlers in motion!

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Active Aging Fitness   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    This program is comprised of stretching, balance, posture, flexibility, and strength poses, done to music and includes some chair yoga.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Messy Play Craft Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children, ages 2-3

Kids get messy with painting and making crafts! Bring a smock or old tee-shirt.

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Excel 2   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-989-6922   classreg@mcl.org
    Do different calculations, freeze panes, insert comment boxes and practice formatting.
Take Excel 1 first!


Please call or email us if you need to cancel.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
        There are 9 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM Father’s Day Open Craft   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Make a surprise craft and Card for Dad.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 30 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Kids' Open Craft (recommended ages 3-8 years)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Children may stop at the children’s activity room at any point between 4:00 and 5:30 pm to construct the craft of the week. A staff member will be present to aid with the craft. The projects can usually be easily adapted to meet a variety of age and skill levels. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 4:15 PM Father's Day Bingo   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    448-1330   
    Join us for a fun game of bingo with a holiday twist.
Small prizes will be awarded to all who participate.
This program is for children ages 4 to 8 years old.
No registration is required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Bedtime Math's Crazy 8s Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children in grades K-2.

Hands-on games that get kids fired up about math!

        There are 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Kindergarten-6th Grade Tutoring   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-448-1474   
    Homework help by high school students for children in grades K-6.

Register in person or by phone for a 60 minute session.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM Crazy 8's Math Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbinsville Branch   609-259-2150   
    Math and mischief at your library! Enjoy hands-on games that get kids fired up about math.

Grades 3-5.

Online registration is required and will begin on June 1. Please register each child separately.
    Location: Robbinsville Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM PJ Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Wear your PJ’s & bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library! We will read stories and sing songs. Age appropriate craft will follow. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Read with a Bark Buddy   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Children ages 5-12 who can read independently are invited to practice their reading skills while reading out loud to a certified therapy dog for 20 minutes.

Registration required by phone or in person.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
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