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Tuesday April 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Fitness for Seniors   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Presented by Bob Kirby. Enjoy the benefits of stretching and low-impact exercises while learning how staying fit can improve balance, posture, flexibility, endurance, and more. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 40 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM All About Reiki   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Presented by Olivia Van Wagner, Reiki Master Teacher. Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. It’s administered by laying on hands (or just above body) and can be easily learned by anyone. Learn basic Reiki principles and a brief sample of a Reiki session. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 40 spaces available.
Wednesday April 22, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM Author Appearance: Lisa Begin-Kruysman   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Meet Lisa Begin-Kruysman, author of Around the World in 1909: Harriet White Fisher and Her Locomobile. Hear the fascinating story of the Trenton industrialist who, in the summer of 1909, purchased a state-of-the art Locomobile and embarked on a remarkable journey with her driver, maid, butler and dog, exploring places where no man, woman or domesticated house pet had ever ventured. Signed copies of the book will be available for sale. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 40 spaces available.
Thursday April 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM Identity Theft & You   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Despite the rise in identity theft, many people still are not vigilant in protecting their privacy, identification, and good name. Robert Lackie, professor-librarian at Rider University and an identity theft prevention specialist, will help you analyze identity safety issues and apply safeguards at work, home, and on the road so that you can learn how to detect and protect your digital footprint. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
Saturday April 25, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Poesia & Chanson   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: West Windsor Staff   609-275-8901   
    John Padovano, a.k.a. "the Ironbound Crooner," has performed on television and radio and at many cafés, coffee houses, Princeton University, and libraries across New Jersey. Padovano’s new book, From Italy to Baroque Park, tells the story of his life and music. He calls his music and his live concert “Poesia and Chanson,” or poetry and song.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Please register. 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 3:00 PM CANCELED: Concert: Voices of Mt Olivet Church   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    A musical performance by this dynamic local choir from Mt. Olivet Baptist Church of Hightstown. Please register.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday April 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Super Silly Sing Along Variety Show, ages 3-6 years   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 3-6 years, with a caregiver.

SUPER-SILLY SING-A-LONG! show is a real Variety Show--The children will enjoy the comedy skits and bits, with volunteers, and a lot of improv.

Ron Albanese/POLKA DOT! is an aclaimed, unique children's and family entertainment personality in the greater New Jersey area.

Registration is required, and will begin at 7am on the day of the program.

Please note that a school group will be present at this event.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

This program is presented in celebration of National Library Week, April 12-18, 2015: "Unlimited possibilities @ your library®

For more information:    

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Uncover the Hidden Job Market   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    More than half of the open job positions are not actively published. David Schuchman, an information technology professional, will discuss the things you can do to overcome this challenge and increase your access to professional opportunities. Registration suggested.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
Sunday May 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM Sunday Afternoon at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 2 p.m.   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    The Theory of Everything (PG-13), with Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones and Emma Watson. The story of renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work and together they defy impossible odds, breaking new ground in medicine and science. No admission fee! Light refreshments. Sponsored by the Friends of the Ewing Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
Wednesday May 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:30 PM Can You Hear Me Now?   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Presented by Olivia Van Wagner, audiologist and hearing aid specialist. Learn the basics of how we hear and understand speech, how to promote understanding, and how to know when you need to have your hearing evaluated. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 40 spaces available.
Saturday May 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Civil War Encampment   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    A Civil War reenactor will create a small military encampment with flags, tents, equipment and gear, uniforms, weapons, and camp kitchen items and talk about those items and the life of a soldier. You can try on the uniform and the presenter will demonstrate firing the musket if requested. Weather permitting, this program will be held outdoors near the back of the library parking lot. Inclement weather will move the demonstration inside to the children’s area. No registration necessary.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Sunday May 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM Sunday Afternoon at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 2 p.m.   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Wild (R), with Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern. A chronicle of one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent catastrophe. No admission fee! Light refreshments. Sponsored by the Friends of the Ewing Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
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Monday May 11, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM Special Movie Presentation: Life Itself (Documentary, Rated R)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Recounts the inspiring and entertaining life of world-renowned film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert, from his Pulitzer Prize-winning film criticism at the Chicago Sun-Times to becoming one of the most influential cultural voices in America. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
    Location: Ewing Branch
Tuesday May 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Protect Yourself From Kidney Disease   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609-882-3148   
    Presented by Eileen MacFarlane, R.N., WellBound of Mercer. Tuesday, May 12, 10 a.m. More than 26 million American adults have chronic kidney disease and millions more are at risk and don’t even know it. Kidney disease is a chronic, progressive disease. Learn its risk factors, symptoms associated with its progression, preventive measures, and tests to monitor for progression. Nurses and dietician a will be presenting and will be available for any questions.
    Location: Ewing Branch
        There are 39 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:00 AM The Juggling Hoffmans for families   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    A school group will be present at this performance. For ages 2-11 years, with a caregiver. Siblings welcome.

The Juggling Hoffmans’ attention-grabbing tricks and silly stunts keep even the most fidgety in their seats. It is a musical and magical show you won't forget!

Registration is required and begins at 7am on the day of the show.

Seating is limited to 100.

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

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

Visit their website:    

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Geeks & Gadgets   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   609-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    Bring in your phones, computers and other hi-tech devices and staff from Mercer County Library’s IT department will help resolve your problems. Try to bring the manuals for your devices. No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Saturday May 23, 2015 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 24, 2015 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 25, 2015 Go To Top
misc_usflag 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Saturday May 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM Traveling Lego League   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children ages 4-13 years. .

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

Presented by Judy David of Lawrence Township.

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

Younger siblings are welcome to work separately with larger blocks.

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

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

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Wednesday June 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM City winds Trio Carnival of the Animals 4-10 yr.   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For children ages 4-10 years.

City Winds Trio has been introducing children to classical music for the past 15 years.

This program includes live music, an instrument identification game, conducting and drawing an art project.

This piece follows a zoological program from lions, elephants, donkeys and more.

The trio will perform this music seeing if the children can guess what animal the music is depicting.

This section will also include an art project of the children drawing pictures while listening to the music. Registration is required, on the day of the program, beginning at 7am.

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

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

(Summer events at most branches are intended to meet the demand of individuals and families residing in member municipalities. While all programs are free, some may require children to pre-register with a valid Mercer County Library System card. Groups or organizations physically located within member municipalities may contact their local branch to find out which months of the year they may best be accommodated with outreach programming, or if any summer programs may be appropriate for larger groups.)

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Friday July 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_liberty 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Fourth of July Observed   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Saturday July 4, 2015 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 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.
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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.
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.
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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.
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.
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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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