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Thursday April 24, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 - 5   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 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM CANCELLED - Women & Money: Meeting Women's Unique Challenges in Retirement   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
    Discover the results of the Prudential research study “Financial Experiences and Behaviors Among Women." Learn about the unique challenges women face in the Retirement Red Zone® and strategies to help create a more secure retirement.

Registration recommended. Registration begins on March 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
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 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 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Buzz Pop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    What is Buzz Pop?? It's whatever you make it. We’ll talk about books you’re reading, books you shouldn’t miss, the music on your iPod, and television shows & movies you love (or love to hate!)… and eating snacks!

How gastronomically adventurous are your taste buds? Put them to the test with something everyone loves - chocolate!

For ages 14-18 (or 9th through 12th grades)

Registration is enthusiastically encouraged and begins Monday, April 7th.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has ended.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Studio Scrawl: Playwriting   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Local playwright Michael Kerr will instruct aspiring writers about developing characters in a script.

Writers will draft an original scene in small groups. Drafts will be exchanged and the scenes will be acted out.

For ages 12 to 18

Registration is required and begins Monday, April 7th.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has ended.
Friday April 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Singalong Pete for all ages   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Singalong Pete plays classic and contemporary folk songs.

He specializes in entertaining young children with a fun, engaging and interactive show.

No registration is required.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Friday Morning Bookies: The Human Stain, by Philip Roth   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

It is 1998, the year in which America is whipped into a frenzy of prurience by the impeachment of a president. In a small New England town, an aging classics professor, Coleman Silk, is forced to retire when his colleagues decree that he is a racist. The charge is a lie, but the real truth about Silk would have astonished his most virulent accuser. Coleman Silk has a secret.

Registration recommended. Registration begins on March 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 25 spaces available.
Sunday April 27, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Maker Fair: Look. Learn. Make. @ your library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Join us for an afternoon of creative experimentation!

~ Teen volunteers will help you make a variety of items from pins to slime to starting a live plant.

~ Decorate a cupcake with our own Barbara Peterson, who will show you how to use a pastry bag.

~ Alphonse will teach you how to make a balloon animal.

~ TouchTech Labs will demo their robotics & electronics muscle AND will show what a 3D printer can do.

~ Beth will show you how to use a sewing machine.

~ Get some helpful homeowner DIY tips from the West Windsor Home Depot's Team Depot.

~ Small World Coffee is bringing the java.

And, don’t forget to take a picture with our robot, WW-1, while you’re here!

For ALL ages

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Maker Fair: Look. Learn. Make. @ your library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Join us for an afternoon of creative experimentation!

~ Teen volunteers will help you make a variety of items from pins to slime to starting a live plant.

~ Decorate a cupcake with our own Barbara Peterson, who will show you how to use a pastry bag.

~ Alphonse will teach you how to make a balloon animal.

~ TouchTech Labs will demo their robotics & electronics muscle AND will show what a 3D printer can do.

~ Beth will show you how to use a sewing machine.

~ Get some helpful homeowner DIY tips from the West Windsor Home Depot's Team Depot.

~ Small World Coffee is bringing the java.

And, don’t forget to take a picture with our robot, WW-1, while you’re here!

For ALL ages

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Maker Fair: Look. Learn. Make. @ your library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Join us for an afternoon of creative experimentation!

~ Teen volunteers will help you make a variety of items from pins to slime to starting a live plant.

~ Decorate a cupcake with our own Barbara Peterson, who will show you how to use a pastry bag.

~ Alphonse will teach you how to make a balloon animal.

~ TouchTech Labs will demo their robotics & electronics muscle AND will show what a 3D printer can do.

~ Beth will show you how to use a sewing machine.

~ Get some helpful homeowner DIY tips from the West Windsor Home Depot's Team Depot.

~ Small World Coffee is bringing the java.

And, don’t forget to take a picture with our robot, WW-1, while you’re here!

For ALL ages

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Maker Fair: Look. Learn. Make. @ your library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Join us for an afternoon of creative experimentation!

~ Teen volunteers will help you make a variety of items from pins to slime to starting a live plant.

~ Decorate a cupcake with our own Barbara Peterson, who will show you how to use a pastry bag.

~ Alphonse will teach you how to make a balloon animal.

~ TouchTech Labs will demo their robotics & electronics muscle AND will show what a 3D printer can do.

~ Beth will show you how to use a sewing machine.

~ Get some helpful homeowner DIY tips from the West Windsor Home Depot's Team Depot.

~ Small World Coffee is bringing the java.

And, don’t forget to take a picture with our robot, WW-1, while you’re here!

For ALL ages

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Monday April 28, 2014 Go To Top
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
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  6:45 PM Alphabet Time for ages 3 to 6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join Ms. Lisa for Alphabet Time for ages 3-6. Besides focusing on one letter each week, Ms. Lisa has planned a few surprising new ways to practice your alphabet. We'll hear stories, sing songs, and do a letter related craft.

Space is limited.

Registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 13 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM English Conversation Class for ESL Students   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
    Join reference librarian Richard Peterson to improve language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, and general fluency. The class also focuses on everyday interaction with others and includes discussions of American culture. Must have some basic knowledge of English.

No registration required.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM College Financial Planning Boot Camp   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

This workshop will focus on high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. The agenda includes discussion of FAFSA forms and all the other information you will need in order to maximize the amount of financial aid you are eligible to receive.

Registration recommended. Registration begins on March 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.
Tuesday April 29, 2014 Go To Top
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 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Library Garden, ages 4-11   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Join us for another year in the library garden! In this program, we will talk about how vegetables grow and mature, how to take care of them, what their benefits are, as well as why it is important to keep a local and organic garden!

For boys and girls ages 4-11! Siblings are welcome too!

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM How to Sell Your Home in 2014 – The Loan Process and Buying Power   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Presented by Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate of Princeton, this informational seminar will discuss the loan process, buying power and current information on local real estate markets.

Registration recommended. Registration begins on March 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 23 spaces available.
Wednesday April 30, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Beth Chaim Preschool Presents Story, Craft & Snack for ages 2-6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Beth Chaim Preschool presents a fun filled story time and craft. Snacks are provided.

This class is designed for children ages 2 to 6 years.

No registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Top Travel Destinations 2014   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

This presentation focuses on various world travel destinations and includes cruise, resort, and tour options.

Registration recommended. Registration begins on March 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 20 spaces available.
Thursday May 1, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 - 5   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 4:30 PM  -  5:15 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 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Writer's Club for 4th & 5th Graders   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Writers of all levels will:

~ Have fun with creative writing exercises

~ Improve writing skills

~ Help others by sharing writing

This month's topic is Creative Article Writing.

For students in grades 4 and 5 only, please.

Registration is required and begins Thursday, April 17th.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Friends of the Library   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Teen Friends of the Library is a unique volunteer experience. members will:

~ Take a leadership role in the Teen Volunteer program,

~ Generate ideas for library events,

~ Plan and execute one Teen Program each year,

~ Promote library use among their peers, &

~ Earn community service hours.

Eight meetings will be held yearly on the first Thursday of the month from October through May - October 3rd, November 7st, December 5th, January 9th, February 6th, March 6th, April 3rd, and May 1st. Attendance at five meetings is mandatory for community service credit.

Applications are available at the Adult Reference Desk beginning Wednesday, September 4th.

For ages 14-18 (or 9th through 12th grades)

Registration is suggested and begins two weeks prior to each meeting - April 17th for the May meeting.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 14 spaces available.
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Making a Scene Acting Workshop for ages 8-12   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609.275.8901   
    Use your imagination & be someone else for a night!

Through playing exciting and fun acting games, learn how to:

~ Develop a character on the fly,

~ Develop a scene, and

~ Play your character in a scene.

For ages 8-12.

Registration is required and begins Monday, April 14.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 3 spaces available.
Friday May 2, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM  -  8:30 PM Take Home Craft: Hemp Keychains   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Too busy to attend a Maker Monday session in the library? Then pick up one of our Take Home Crafts at the Adult Reference Desk!

This month's Hemp Keychain kit includes string, beads, split ring, and instructions. You supply the knots!

For ages 12-18

Only one Take Home Craft per person, please! Kits are available all month or until the limited supply runs out. Only teens may pick up a kit (sorry, mom or dad can’t pick it up for you).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
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
Saturday May 3, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Mind and Meditation   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Want a healthy and stress-free way of life? Then come to this workshop and learn some simple yet powerful breathing techniques, and experience guided meditation.

The Mind & Meditation Program is a free community service initiative by the Art of Living Foundation.

Registration recommended. Registration begins on March 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.

        There are 25 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun With Science, for grades 3 to 5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Fun with science is a program designed to help children in grades 3 to 5 get excited about science.

Each week a popular science topic will be explored. Previous classes included Black Holes, Into the Atom, and the Physics of Motion

Attendance at all sessions is suggested but not required.

PARENTS MUST REMAIN IN THE LIBRARY WHILE THEIR CHILDREN ATTEND THIS PROGRAM.

Registration is not required.

    Location: West Windsor 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 2007 and 2010 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 April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 4 spaces available.
Sunday May 4, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Chess Class for ages 6 to 9 years   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This chess class is designed for beginning to advanced chess players ages 6 to 9 years.

. The children will learn tactics and strategy, and will also have time to play each other.

The only "requirement" is that they know how to move the pieces.

PARTICIPANTS MUST BRING THEIR OWN CHESS SET.

Online registration is required.(registration begins April 13)

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 11 spaces available.
Monday May 5, 2014 Go To Top
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 4:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Maker Monday: Pasta Construction   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Remember when you were little and made art, or jewelry, from pasta?

Now that you’re older, you can use a glue gun to shape that pile of pasta into a bridge, tower, car or some other imaginative sculpture!

For ages 12-18

Registration is required and begins Monday, April 21st.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 10 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  6:45 PM Alphabet Time for ages 3 to 6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join Ms. Lisa for Alphabet Time for ages 3-6. Besides focusing on one letter each week, Ms. Lisa has planned a few surprising new ways to practice your alphabet. We'll hear stories, sing songs, and do a letter related craft.

Space is limited.

Registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM English Conversation Class for ESL Students   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Join reference librarian Richard Peterson to improve language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, and general fluency. The class also focuses on everyday interaction with others and includes discussions of American culture. Must have some basic knowledge of English.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor 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.

Registration recommended. 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 25 spaces available.
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Tuesday May 6, 2014 Go To Top
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 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Social Security Seminar   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

This workshop covers the basics of Social Security and reveals strategies for maximizing your benefits, factors to consider when deciding when to apply for benefits, and coordinating Social Security with other sources of retirement income. In addition, you will learn how benefit is calculated, how to apply, what benefits are available, and when to take or suspend benefits in order to maximize income.

Registration recommended. 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 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Foreign Movie Series: A Very Long Engagement   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Rated R; 114 minutes

Mathilde is waiting desperately for her fiancé to return from the war. When bad news arrives she refuses to believe he is dead. Instead, she begins her own investigation into his infantry, hiring a private detective and piecing together his war stories.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 24 spaces available.
 
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. Space is limited. Registration begins April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
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. Space is limited. Registration period begins April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 6 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Writing Workshop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Bring an excerpt of a manuscript in progress that you are prepared to read--aim for a clip of 3 or 4 pages. Receive and offer feedback in a facilitated workshop environment. We hope to give time to everyone who attends. Several workshops are scheduled, so you can workshop a piece over several sessions as you develop it.

The workshop is led by Jill Hackett, Ph.D., who has facilitated writing workshops and ongoing writing groups for more than 15 years. Visit her website at:

www.jillhackett.com

Registration recommended. 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 25 spaces available.
 
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. Space is limited. Registration period begins April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 3 spaces available.
Wednesday May 7, 2014 Go To Top
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 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. Please be considerate and register only if you are able to attend.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Registration recommended. 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 23 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Film Workshop for ages 8 to 12   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    In this five part film workshop for ages 8-12 we will introduce basic filmmaking equipment and techniques such as storyboarding, composing a shot, getting good lighting and sound, developing a script and shot list, and film editing.

We will shoot a short (~3 minute) film and show it at the last class.

Participants MUST attend the first class and must be committed to attend all the other classes.

Classes will take place on May 7, May 14, May 21, May 28, from 6:00-8:00 pm.

Register here for all four classes.

No registration is required for the Film Workshop screening on Saturday, May 31, from 12-1 pm.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 14 spaces available.
Thursday May 8, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 - 5   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 11:00 AM  -  1:30 PM Thursday Movie Matinee: Olympus Has Fallen   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Rated R; 120 minutes

When the president is kidnapped by a terrorist who seizes control of the White House (Secret Service Code: Olympus), disgraced former presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team rushes to respond, they must rely on Banning's insider knowledge to save the president and prevent an even greater catastrophe.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Registration recommended. 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 25 spaces available.
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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. Space is limited. Registration begins April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 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. Space is limited. Registration period begins April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
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. Space is limited. Registration period begins April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:15 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 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Studio Scrawl: College Application Essay   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Rutgers University Senior Admissions Counselor Lee Ann Dmochowski will provide tips on what to do and not do when writing your application essays.

For high school Juniors only please.

Registration is required and begins Monday, April 21st.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 21 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Mah Jong   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Join American Mah Jong enthusiasts for an evening of fun at the library. Test your skills with players who are at intermediate/advanced levels. Please bring your Mah Jong set with you when you come to play.

Registration recommended. 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
Friday May 9, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Spanish/English Storytime and Craft for ages 3-6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join us for Spanish/English Storytime and Craft.

YOU DON'T NEED TO KNOW SPANISH.

Listen to stories and sing songs that will help you learn.

No registration is required.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Saturday May 10, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Laughter Yoga   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

A gentle workout that is safe for almost everyone. We will be laughing a LOT, so if you have respiratory issues, you may need to modify the exercises or take breaks. Always follow your own best judgment about what's safe for you. Laughter Yoga workout will get your blood moving and lift your spirits. Laughter has some fabulous health benefits; it can:

* decrease stress

* build equanimity

* improve blood pressure

* improve social skills

* massage internal organs

* help with pain management

* boost immune system ... and more!

Registration recommended. 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 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun With Science, for grades 3 to 5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Fun with science is a program designed to help children in grades 3 to 5 get excited about science.

Each week a popular science topic will be explored. Previous classes included Black Holes, Into the Atom, and the Physics of Motion

Attendance at all sessions is suggested but not required.

PARENTS MUST REMAIN IN THE LIBRARY WHILE THEIR CHILDREN ATTEND THIS PROGRAM.

Registration is not required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Sunday May 11, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Scratch: Learn to Code, Code to Learn, for grades 3 to 5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This workshop will introduce kids to Computational Thinking via Scratch, a fun interactive computer programming language designed especially for kids.

A parent/guardian must stay with each child during the workshop.

You need to bring your own laptop computer for this workshop.

MCLS and library staff are not responsible for laptop computers.

Registration is required and begins April 21.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Chess Class for ages 6 to 9 years   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This chess class is designed for beginning to advanced chess players ages 6 to 9 years.

. The children will learn tactics and strategy, and will also have time to play each other.

The only "requirement" is that they know how to move the pieces.

PARTICIPANTS MUST BRING THEIR OWN CHESS SET.

Online registration is required.(registration begins May 4)

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday May 12, 2014 Go To Top
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
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misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Magic Tree House Book Club for ages 5-9   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    At each program we’ll read part of a book in the Magic Tree House Series by Mary Pope Osborne.

This month we are reading book number 17, TONIGHT ON THE TITANIC.

YOU DON'T HAVE TO READ THE BOOK BEFORE YOU COME, but if you do, that's fine.

After reading a portion of the book, we'll explore some non-fiction titles about the place that Jack and Annie have just visited,

We’ll end with a craft.

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

Registration is required. Registration begins April 21.

The book club will take place once a month on a Monday, from 4:00-5:00 pm. Hope to see you there!

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM English Conversation Class for ESL Students   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Join reference librarian Richard Peterson to improve language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, and general fluency. The class also focuses on everyday interaction with others and includes discussions of American culture. Must have some basic knowledge of English.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Understanding Metabolic Syndrome   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Metabolic syndrome is one of the major causes of diabetes and heart disease. Attend this seminar and learn about symptoms, risk factors, and causes of metabolic syndrome. We'll also discuss treatment and diet that can help you to manage metabolic syndrome.

Registration recommended. 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.

        There are 24 spaces available.
Tuesday May 13, 2014 Go To Top
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 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Library Garden, ages 4-11   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Join us for another year in the library garden! In this program, we will talk about how vegetables grow and mature, how to take care of them, what their benefits are, as well as why it is important to keep a local and organic garden!

For boys and girls ages 4-11! Siblings are welcome too!

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Wednesday May 14, 2014 Go To Top
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 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Excel Macros   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michael Kerr   609-275-8901   
    Macros are small programs written the Visual Basic for Applications programming language. The Excel Macro Recorder can automatically record common things you do in Excel and record them as a macro, so these tasks can be accomplished simply by running the macro. This course deals with recording macros on Excel, how to edit them, and how to run them. Registration required unless you can bring your own laptop with Excel 2007 or above. Space is limited. Registration period begins April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Word   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Astarita   609-275-8901   
    A tour through the Microsoft Word 2010 and 2007 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 April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 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. Registration begins April 22nd.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 6 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Film Workshop for ages 8 to 12   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    In this five part film workshop for ages 8-12 we will introduce basic filmmaking equipment and techniques such as storyboarding, composing a shot, getting good lighting and sound, developing a script and shot list, and film editing.

We will shoot a short (~3 minute) film and show it at the last class.

Participants MUST attend the first class and must be committed to attend all the other classes.

Classes will take place on May 7, May 14, May 21, May 28, from 6:00-8:00 pm.

A Film Workshop screening will take place on May 31 from 12-1 pm.

Registration for this four-part workshop is closed.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Thursday May 15, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM New Parent Workshop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

We will focus on coping mechanisms, soothing techniques, and building supportive communities for new parents. This workshop is for parents and caregivers of babies 6 months old and younger. Babies are welcome to attend with an adult.

Registration recommended. 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 15 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 - 5   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 4:30 PM  -  5:15 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 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Buzz Pop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    What is Buzz Pop?? It's whatever you make it. We’ll talk about books you’re reading, books you shouldn’t miss, the music on your iPod, and television shows & movies you love (or love to hate!)… and eating snacks!

Build something amazing with... candy?? Yes! We'll make art with candy - your choice: eat your creation after OR make it more "permanent" using hot glue and sealing with mod podge.

For ages 14-18 (or 9th through 12th grades)

Registration is enthusiastically encouraged and begins Monday, April 28th.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Touchtech Labs presents: Scratch Programming, Animation, for ages 7 to 12 years   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    TouchTechLabs MIT Scratch Programming class is a way to get kids to create their own stories, games, and animations and share with others around the world.

Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century.

The ability to code computer programs is an important part of literacy in today’s society. When kids learn to code in Scratch, they learn important strategies for solving problems, designing projects, and communicating ideas. This Scratch program is designed for ages 7 to 12, but is used by people of all ages.

Join this fun class to make animated games like Pac-Man and Tic-Tac-Toe.

Registration required and begins April 21.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 13 spaces available.
Friday May 16, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Singalong Pete for all ages   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Singalong Pete plays classic and contemporary folk songs.

He specializes in entertaining young children with a fun, engaging and interactive show.

No registration is required.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Friday Morning Bookies: Year of Wonders, by Geraldine Brooks   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

When an infected bolt of cloth carries plague from London to an isolated mountain village, a housemaid named Anna Frith emerges as an unlikely heroine and healer. Through Anna's eyes, we follow the story of the plague year, 1666, as her fellow villagers make an extraordinary choice.

Registration recommended. 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 25 spaces available.
Saturday May 17, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 PM Touchtech Labs presents: Electronics, for ages 7 to 12 years   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Come and discover the intricate but exciting world of Electronics with this Basic Electronics class from TouchTechLabs.

Starting with lemons as a power source, children are introduced to the common electronic components and behavior.

Discover the basics of electric circuits through a hands-on exploration of fun electronic projects, including a real working motor, electromagnets, Solar cells, blinking LED lights, a funny sound generator, touch lights and more.

Register your child and spark an interest in the wonderful world of electronics!

For ages 7 to 12 years. Registration is required and begins April 21.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 13 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Mind and Meditation   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Want a healthy and stress-free way of life? Then come to this workshop and learn some simple yet powerful breathing techniques, and experience guided meditation.

The Mind & Meditation Program is a free community service initiative by the Art of Living Foundation.

Registration recommended. Registration begins on March 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.

        There are 25 spaces available.
Sunday May 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Scratch: Learn to Code, Code to Learn, for grades 3 to 5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This workshop will introduce kids to Computational Thinking via Scratch, a fun interactive computer programming language designed especially for kids.

A parent/guardian must stay with each child during the workshop.

You need to bring your own laptop computer for this workshop.

MCLS and library staff are not responsible for computers.

Registration is required and begins May 11.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Chess Class for ages 6 to 9 years   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This chess class is designed for beginning to advanced chess players ages 6 to 9 years.

. The children will learn tactics and strategy, and will also have time to play each other.

The only "requirement" is that they know how to move the pieces.

PARTICIPANTS MUST BRING THEIR OWN CHESS SET.

Online registration is required.(registration begins May 11)

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday May 19, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mommy & Me, Family Sing Along for all ages   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Come along on a journey with Kim and her guitar and some of the most loved sing-a-long songs ever written. To name a few: The Wheels on the Bus, Old Mc Donald, You Are my Sunshine and even a couple of songs Kim wrote as well for her two boys when they were little.

Kim brings a couple of shaker eggs along for the shakers in the group and loves when the adults participate. We will not only sit for a couple of songs but get up and be interactive as well. There are always boy/girl stickers at the end of each show.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM English Conversation Class for ESL Students   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Join reference librarian Richard Peterson to improve language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, and general fluency. The class also focuses on everyday interaction with others and includes discussions of American culture. Must have some basic knowledge of English.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Evening Book Group: A Week in Winter, by Maeve Binchy   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Follows the efforts of Chicky, who with the help of Rigger (a bad boy turned good who is handy around the place) and her niece Orla (a whiz at business) turns a coastal Ireland mansion into a holiday resort and receives an assortment of first guests who share laughter and the heartache of respective challenges.

Registration recommended. 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 25 spaces available.
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Tuesday May 20, 2014 Go To Top
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 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Multiple Levels of Financial Protection   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn how to help protect yourself from the financial impact of a chronic or terminal illness. Did you know that almost 70% of people turning age 65 will need long-term care for a chronic illness such as Alzheimer’s disease, a serious stroke, or debilitating arthritis at some point in their lives? Planning ahead is critical to help decrease the financial impact of these illnesses.

Registration recommended. 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.

        There are 25 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Writing Workshop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Bring an excerpt of a manuscript in progress that you are prepared to read--aim for a clip of 3 or 4 pages. Receive and offer feedback in a facilitated workshop environment. We hope to give time to everyone who attends. Several workshops are scheduled, so you can workshop a piece over several sessions as you develop it.

The workshop is led by Jill Hackett, Ph.D., who has facilitated writing workshops and ongoing writing groups for more than 15 years. Visit her website at:

www.jillhackett.com

Registration recommended. 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 25 spaces available.
Wednesday May 21, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Beth Chaim Preschool Presents Story, Craft & Snack for ages 2-6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Beth Chaim Preschool presents a fun filled story time and craft. Snacks are provided.

This class is designed for children ages 2 to 6 years.

No registration is required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Film Workshop for ages 8 to 12   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    In this five part film workshop for ages 8-12 we will introduce basic filmmaking equipment and techniques such as storyboarding, composing a shot, getting good lighting and sound, developing a script and shot list, and film editing.

We will shoot a short (~3 minute) film and show it at the last class.

Participants MUST attend the first class and must be committed to attend all the other classes.

Classes will take place on May 7, May 14, May 21, May 28, from 6:00-8:00 pm.

A Film Workshop screening will take place on May 31 from 12-1 pm.

Registration for this four-part workshop is closed.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Thursday May 22, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 - 5   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 4:30 PM  -  5:15 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 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Practical Money Skills for Teens: Cars & Loans and Consumer Topics   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Anu Dronadula, a Financial Professional with the Prudential Insurance Company of America, will discuss the basics of financial matters every teen should know: cars & loans, and important consumer topics.

For ages 12-18. Parents are encouraged to attend with their teens and should register separately.

Registration is required and begins Monday, May 5th.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Mah Jong   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Join American Mah Jong enthusiasts for an evening of fun at the library. Test your skills with players who are at intermediate/advanced levels. Please bring your Mah Jong set with you when you come to play.

Registration recommended. 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 25 spaces available.
Friday May 23, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM  -  8:30 PM Take Home Craft: Hemp Keychains   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    Too busy to attend a Maker Monday session in the library? Then pick up one of our Take Home Crafts at the Adult Reference Desk!

This month's Hemp Keychain kit includes string, beads, split ring, and instructions. You supply the knots!

For ages 12-18

Only one Take Home Craft per person, please! Kits are available all month or until the limited supply runs out. Only teens may pick up a kit (sorry, mom or dad can’t pick it up for you).

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Sing & Play for all ages   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join Ms. Susan for a sing-along program with guitar and CD music.

Action songs, finger plays and musical instruments encourage audience participation.

Playtime with instruments and puppets will follow the musical part of the program.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Walk-in Craft for all ages with adult   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    On Fridays, whenever there is a Sing & Play program, there will be a walk-in craft available in the Activity Room.

All materials will be provided.

Parents must stay to supervise their children as there will be no librarian in the room.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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Saturday May 24, 2014 Go To Top
misc_usflag 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Sunday May 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_usflag 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Monday May 26, 2014 Go To Top
misc_usflag 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Tuesday May 27, 2014 Go To Top
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 4:30 PM  -  5:15 PM Library Garden, ages 4-11   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Join us for another year in the library garden! In this program, we will talk about how vegetables grow and mature, how to take care of them, what their benefits are, as well as why it is important to keep a local and organic garden!

For boys and girls ages 4-11! Siblings are welcome too!

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Wednesday May 28, 2014 Go To Top
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 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. Please be considerate and register only if you are able to attend.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Registration recommended. 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 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Film Workshop for ages 8 to 12   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    In this five part film workshop for ages 8-12 we will introduce basic filmmaking equipment and techniques such as storyboarding, composing a shot, getting good lighting and sound, developing a script and shot list, and film editing.

We will shoot a short (~3 minute) film and show it at the last class.

Participants MUST attend the first class and must be committed to attend all the other classes.

Classes will take place on May 7, May 14, May 21, May 28, from 6:00-8:00 pm.

A Film Workshop screening will take place on May 31 from 12-1 pm.

Registration for this four-part workshop is closed.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Thursday May 29, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 - 5   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 4:30 PM  -  5:15 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 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Handling Anxiety & Stress   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Discover anxiety and stress reduction techniques in this workshop. Includes breathing exercises, diet and nutrition tips, and much more.

Registration recommended. 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.

        There are 25 spaces available.
Saturday May 31, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Film Workshop Screening for all ages   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    This film screening will present the film that the students in the Film Workshop have created.

Parents and friends are invited to view that film that is the culmination of all their effort.

Registration is not required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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Monday June 2, 2014 Go To Top
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 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM English Conversation Class for ESL Students   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Join reference librarian Richard Peterson to improve language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, and general fluency. The class also focuses on everyday interaction with others and includes discussions of American culture. Must have some basic knowledge of English.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor 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.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Tuesday June 3, 2014 Go To Top
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 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Foreign Movie Series: Italian for Beginners   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Rated R; 105 minutes

Several students of an Italian language class find romance in their studies of the language of love.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Estate & Retirement Planning Strategies Workshop   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Learn how to protect your assets, accumulate and distribute money for retirement, use efficient tax strategies, and more!

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Wednesday June 4, 2014 Go To Top
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 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Learn to Knit & Crochet   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Have fun learning to knit or crochet! Join us for this basic class, which is intended for beginners who want to learn how to knit or crochet. Materials required: yarn, and any size knitting needles or crochet hook. It is essential that you attend the first meeting if you wish to continue with the classes.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Thursday June 5, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 - 5   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 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Thursday Movie Matinee: Now You See Me   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Rated PG-13; 115 minutes

An elite FBI squad engages in a game of cat and mouse against the Four Horsemen, a super-team of the world's greatest illusionists. During their performances, the Four Horsemen pull off a series of daring heists against corrupt business leaders, showering the stolen profits on their audiences while staying one step ahead of the law.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Mah Jong   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Join American Mah Jong enthusiasts for an evening of fun at the library. Test your skills with players who are at an intermediate or advanced level. Please bring your Mah Jong set with you when you come to play.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Friday June 6, 2014 Go To Top
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
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Saturday June 7, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Mind & Meditation   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Learn some simple yet powerful breathing techniques, and experience guided meditation.

The Mind & Meditation Program is a free community service initiative by the Art of Living Foundation.

Registration recommended. 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 15 spaces available.
Monday June 9, 2014 Go To Top
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 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Magic Tree House Book Club for ages 5-9   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    At each program we’ll read part of a book in the Magic Tree House Series by Mary Pope Osborne.

This month we are reading book number 18, BUFFALO BEFORE BREAKFAST.

YOU DON'T HAVE TO READ THE BOOK BEFORE YOU COME, but if you do, that's fine.

After reading a portion of the book, we'll explore some non-fiction titles about the place that Jack and Annie have just visited,

We’ll end with a craft.

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

Registration is required. Registration begins May 12.

The book club will take place once a month on a Monday, from 4:00-5:00 pm. Hope to see you there!

    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM English Conversation Class for ESL Students   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Join reference librarian Richard Peterson to improve language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, and general fluency. The class also focuses on everyday interaction with others and includes discussions of American culture. Must have some basic knowledge of English.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Tuesday June 10, 2014 Go To Top
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 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM When to Call 911   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

When an emergency strikes, you may find yourself unsure of what to do, but knowing the basics of when to call 911 can keep you focused on the task at hand. Whether it's an accidental injury or sudden chest pains, do you know when to call 911? Join Barbara Vaning, MHA, EMT Instructor, Princeton HealthCare System, for this interactive and educational lecture.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Princeton Festival - Porgy and Bess: A Musical Kaleidoscope   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
    George Gershwin’s classic 1935 opera, Porgy and Bess, has been called an “American folk opera,” a “jazz opera,” a “blues opera,” and a "musical theater show." This diversity shows the wide-ranging musical styles Gershwin employed in its creation. Join Timothy Urban, Professor of Music, Rider University, as he discusses the history of the show, its music and its creators, and its rise to fame.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Wednesday June 11, 2014 Go To Top
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 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Learn to Knit & Crochet   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Have fun learning to knit or crochet! Join us for this basic class, which is intended for beginners who want to learn how to knit or crochet. Materials required: yarn, and any size knitting needles or crochet hook. It is essential that you attend the first meeting if you wish to continue with the classes.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
 
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 toward beginners, but all are welcome regardless of experience. Please come in comfortable clothes with a mat or large towel. Class size is limited. Please be considerate and register only if you are able to attend.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Registration recommended. 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 15 spaces available.
Thursday June 12, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Picture Books & Craft for ages 3 - 5   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
Friday June 13, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Spanish/English Storytime and Craft for ages 3-6   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join us for Spanish/English Storytime and Craft.

YOU DON'T NEED TO KNOW SPANISH.

Listen to stories and sing songs that will help you learn.

No registration is required.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
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Saturday June 14, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Folk Dancing   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Join the Princeton International Folkdance group in this introductory workshop to international folk dancing. Easy, popular, ethnic dances from Greece, Israel, Serbia, Bulgaria, Macedonia, and Romania will be taught using the original music of the respective countries. It is not necessary to have a partner or previous experience. Please wear comfortable clothing and flat, soft-soled shoes or sneakers.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday June 16, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM English Conversation Class for ESL Students   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Join reference librarian Richard Peterson to improve language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, and general fluency. The class also focuses on everyday interaction with others and includes discussions of American culture. Must have some basic knowledge of English.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Wednesday June 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Learn to Knit & Crochet   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Have fun learning to knit or crochet! Join us for this basic class, which is intended for beginners who want to learn how to knit or crochet. Materials required: yarn, and any size knitting needles or crochet hook. It is essential that you attend the first meeting if you wish to continue with the classes.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 4:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Mandatory Teen Summer Volunteer Orientation   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    All teen volunteers MUST attend one of three Mandatory Orientation sessions in order to volunteer this summer. Please only register if you have personally submitted your application to Margit Chelluri or Carolyn Aversano.

Volunteer Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 15th. Registration for Orientation will remain open until 5:00 p.m. Monday, June 16th OR the session is full.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 16 spaces available.
Thursday June 19, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Mah Jong   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Join American Mah Jong enthusiasts for an evening of fun at the library. Test your skills with players who are at an intermediate or advanced level. Please bring your Mah Jong set with you when you come to play.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM College Financial Planning Boot Camp   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

This workshop will focus on high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. The agenda includes discussion of FAFSA forms and all the other information you will need in order to maximize the amount of financial aid you are eligible to receive.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Friday June 20, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Friday Morning Bookies: Small Island, by Andrea Levy   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Explores the lives of two couples, one Jamaican and the other English, whose worlds intertwine in post–World War II Britain, at a turning point in the long relationship between the two countries. It is a story of tender emotion and sparkling wit, of crossings taken and passages lost, of shattering compassion and reckless optimism in the face of insurmountable barriers.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Saturday June 21, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Mind & Meditation   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
   

Learn some simple yet powerful breathing techniques, and experience guided meditation.

The Mind & Meditation Program is a free community service initiative by the Art of Living Foundation.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Mandatory Teen Summer Volunteer Orientation   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    All teen volunteers MUST attend one of three Mandatory Orientation sessions in order to volunteer this summer. Please only register if you have personally submitted your application to Margit Chelluri or Carolyn Aversano.

Volunteer Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 15th. Registration for Orientation will remain open until 5:00 p.m. Monday, June 16th OR the session is full.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM Mandatory Teen Summer Volunteer Orientation   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Aversano   609.275.8901   
    All teen volunteers MUST attend one of three Mandatory Orientation sessions in order to volunteer this summer. Please only register if you have personally submitted your application to Margit Chelluri or Carolyn Aversano.

Volunteer Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 15th. Registration for Orientation will remain open until 5:00 p.m. Monday, June 16th OR the session is full.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 28 spaces available.
Monday June 23, 2014 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Summer Reading Program   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Register this week for the 2014 Summer Reading Programs:

Kids - Fizz Boom Read
Teens - Spark A Reactions
Adults - Literary Elements

For more information on how to sign-up, see our website:

http://www.mcl.org/ys/srpindex.html    
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Evening Book Group: Persuasion, by Jane Austen   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Persuasion is a delightful social satire of England's landed gentry and a moving tale of lovers separated by class distinctions.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
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Tuesday June 24, 2014 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Summer Reading Program   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Register this week for the 2014 Summer Reading Programs:

Kids - Fizz Boom Read
Teens - Spark A Reactions
Adults - Literary Elements

For more information on how to sign-up, see our website:

http://www.mcl.org/ys/srpindex.html    
Wednesday June 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Summer Reading Program   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Register this week for the 2014 Summer Reading Programs:

Kids - Fizz Boom Read
Teens - Spark A Reactions
Adults - Literary Elements

For more information on how to sign-up, see our website:

http://www.mcl.org/ys/srpindex.html    
 
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 toward beginners, but all are welcome regardless of experience. Please come in comfortable clothes with a mat or large towel. Class size is limited. Please be considerate and register only if you are able to attend.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Registration recommended. 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
    The registration period has not begun.
Thursday June 26, 2014 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Summer Reading Program   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Register this week for the 2014 Summer Reading Programs:

Kids - Fizz Boom Read
Teens - Spark A Reactions
Adults - Literary Elements

For more information on how to sign-up, see our website:

http://www.mcl.org/ys/srpindex.html    
Friday June 27, 2014 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Summer Reading Program   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Register this week for the 2014 Summer Reading Programs:

Kids - Fizz Boom Read
Teens - Spark A Reactions
Adults - Literary Elements

For more information on how to sign-up, see our website:

http://www.mcl.org/ys/srpindex.html    
Saturday June 28, 2014 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Summer Reading Program   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Register this week for the 2014 Summer Reading Programs:

Kids - Fizz Boom Read
Teens - Spark A Reactions
Adults - Literary Elements

For more information on how to sign-up, see our website:

http://www.mcl.org/ys/srpindex.html    
Monday June 30, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM English Conversation Class for ESL Students   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-799-0462   
   

Join reference librarian Richard Peterson to improve language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, and general fluency. The class also focuses on everyday interaction with others and includes discussions of American culture. Must have some basic knowledge of English.

No registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Friday July 4, 2014 Go To Top
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Tuesday November 4, 2014 Go To Top
misc_vote.gif 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Election Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Tuesday November 11, 2014 Go To Top
nat_poppy 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Veterans Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Thursday November 27, 2014 Go To Top
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    All branches are closed.
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    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Wednesday December 24, 2014 Go To Top
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    All branches will close at 5:00pm.
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    All branches are closed.
Wednesday December 31, 2014 Go To Top
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    All branches will close at 5:00pm.
Thursday January 1, 2015 Go To Top
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    All branches are closed.
Monday January 19, 2015 Go To Top
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    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Monday February 16, 2015 Go To Top
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Saturday September 5, 2015 Go To Top
misc_construction 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Sunday September 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_construction 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Monday September 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_construction 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Monday October 12, 2015 Go To Top
trans_mayflower 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Columbus Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Tuesday November 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_vote.gif 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Election Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Wednesday November 11, 2015 Go To Top
nat_poppy 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Veterans Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Thursday November 26, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_turkey 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Thanksgiving Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
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Friday November 27, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_cornucopia 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Day After Thanksgiving   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Thursday December 24, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_xmastree 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas Eve   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches will close at 5:00pm.
Friday December 25, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_santa_hat 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Thursday December 31, 2015 Go To Top
nat_snowman 12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Eve   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches will close at 5:00pm.
Friday January 1, 2016 Go To Top
nat_snowman 12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Monday January 18, 2016 Go To Top
holiday_MLK_face.GIF 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Martin Luther King Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Monday February 15, 2016 Go To Top
misc_usflag 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM President's Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Friday March 25, 2016 Go To Top
relig_easter3 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Good Friday   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Sunday March 27, 2016 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Easter   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Saturday May 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_usflag 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Sunday May 22, 2016 Go To Top
misc_usflag 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Monday May 23, 2016 Go To Top
misc_usflag 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
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Monday July 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_liberty 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Fourth of July   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Saturday September 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_construction 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Sunday September 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_construction 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Monday September 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_construction 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Monday October 17, 2016 Go To Top
trans_mayflower 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Columbus Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Tuesday November 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_vote.gif 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Election Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Friday November 11, 2016 Go To Top
nat_poppy 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Veterans Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Thursday November 24, 2016 Go To Top
holiday_turkey 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Thanksgiving Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Friday November 25, 2016 Go To Top
holiday_cornucopia 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Day After Thanksgiving   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
Saturday December 24, 2016 Go To Top
holiday_xmastree 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas Eve   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches will close at 5:00pm.
Sunday December 25, 2016 Go To Top
holiday_santa_hat 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Saturday December 31, 2016 Go To Top
nat_snowman 12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Eve   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches will close at 5:00pm.
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