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Thursday October 2, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM Paint a Story with Miss Barbara   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Children ages 2-6 are invited to listen to a story and unleash their inner artist while painting with watercolors.

Siblings welcome, too!

No registration necessary.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Writer's Club, for grades 4-5   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Do you want to …

Develop skills in formal and informal writing?

Get comfortable sharing ideas with peers?

Have fun while writing?

Then join the Writer’s Club! Meeting (almost) every first Thursday of the month from 6-7:00PM at the West Windsor Public Library.

Online registration is limited, so please make sure that you can actually attend if you register!!!

Upcoming Meetings:

October 2nd- Mulling over Mood (explore different moods in writing)

November 6th- Please People Persuasively (writing persuasive essays)

December 4th- Finding out Fairy Tales (explore cultural fairy tales)

January 2015- Personal Plots and Plights (Personal narratives)

February 2015- Chatter to Convince (persuasive speaking/speech writing)

March 2015- Power in Poetry (explore poetry and song lyrics)

April 2015- Notable News (explore news and informative writing)

For 4th and 5th graders only please.

Online registration required.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Sunday October 5, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Diwali Celebration for all ages   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Join us for a celebration of Diwali.

The festivities will include an introduction to Diwali, Indian dance and music, a children's parade through the library in traditional dress (children are encouraged to wear traditional dress to the event), and a Garba dance workshop (registration required).

A variety of crafts will be available including making a Diwali card and door hanging, Diya painting, and Rangoli painting.

Snacks will be served.

Fun for the whole family

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

No registration for the program is required except for the Garba Workshop.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Monday October 6, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM English & Spanish Bilingual Story Time   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Children ages 2-6 will learn English and Spanish vocabulary through stories, songs, and activities.

Siblings welcome, too! No registration required. No knowledge of Spanish necessary.

Niños entre 2 y 6 años de edad aprenderán vocabulario en inglés y español con cuentos, canciones, y actividades.

El conocimiento de inglés no es necesario.La registración no es necesaria.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
Tuesday October 7, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM Zombie Make-Up Session   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Become a terrifying zombie in this hands-on session led by artist Dax Finley. Workshop participants will be “zombified” while learning makeup tips and tricks. Class size limited to 30.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
Monday October 13, 2014 Go To Top
trans_mayflower 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Columbus Day   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Tuesday October 14, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM Origami Hour   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Learn how to make origami animals. Ages 6-12
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
Wednesday October 15, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Library Cafe Hour   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Taylor-Ogren   606-737-2610   ktayloro@mcl.org
    Eileen Geoghan leads this monthly gathering with coffee and snacks. Bird songs and identification will be the theme for this month. No registration.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Thursday October 16, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Radio Play   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    Radio Raconteur returns to present their rendition of the classic tale by Washington Irving about hapless schoolmaster Ichabod Crane and his terrifying encounter with the headless horseman. Ages 10 to adult. Sponsored by Friends of the Hickory Corner Library. Registration required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 50 spaces available.
Saturday October 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM Author Event: Bill Plank   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lawrence Programs   609-989-6920   lawprogs@mcl.org
    Local artist Bill Plank will talk about how his debut book, "The Maiden-head Mask", was conceived and published. Copies of his book will be available for sale by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.
    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM Pumpkin Carving Demonstration   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    Glen Dalessandro, the "King of Carving", will conduct a pumpkin carving demonstration for ages 7 to adult. Glenn has been painting, crafting and carving pumpkins and gourds professionally since 1991. He has appeared on local television and has been featured in several local newspapers. Sponsored by Friends of the Hickory Corner Library. Registration required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 45 spaces available.
Monday October 20, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Computer Open Lab   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1474   
    Questions about using your laptop? E-reader? Ipad? Or other electronic device? Bring in your device for instruction ot troubleshooting. Also library laptops will be set up for computer assistance or practice. Assistance provided in English or Spanish.
    Location: Hightstown Branch
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Wednesday October 22, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM New Jersey Facts & Firsts   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    Celebrate New Jersey’s 350th Anniversary with this program by the Historical Society of Princeton. A lively, interactive presentation that includes a multiple choice game to identify NJ facts, symbols and celebrities. Ages 10 to adult. Sponsored by Friends of the Hickory Corner Library. Registration required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
    The registration period has ended.
Saturday October 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM Duct Tape Trick-or-Treat Bag   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Trick-or-treat in style this year with a one of a kind trick-or-treat bag made from duct tape!

For ages 8-16.

Online registration required beginning Monday, September 22.

Sponsored by the Hightstown Library Association.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
       
Thursday October 30, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Trick*or*Treat Parade for preschoolers   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Staff     
    Parade begins at 10am sharp. Arrive early. For preschoolers.

Wear your costume and parade through the Library to collect treats.

A Guitar sing-along with Pat McKinley will begin after the parade, at 10:20am. With crafts and refreshments.

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

Register each child separately.

Preference to participate may be given to patrons holding a valid MCLS library card.

On the day of the program, those who have not registered may be admitted as space permits, while supplies last.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
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.
Tuesday November 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM Origami Hour   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Learn how to make origami animals. Ages 6-12
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
Saturday November 22, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:30 PM SAT Practice Test (provided by Kaplan)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Take a practice SAT test as administered by a Kaplan proctor. Even though this is a practice test it is to be respectfully treated as an actual test so please be on time.

The test starts right at 10 am, after which the doors will be closed.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 34 spaces available.
Thursday November 27, 2014 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 28, 2014 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.
Tuesday December 9, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM mr. RAY concert for preschoolers   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    A School will be present at this performance. For preschoolers.

Mr. Ray writes music which parents and children can enjoy together. Singing about friendship, dinosaurs and rainbows Mr. Ray’s clever lyrics and witty melodies inspire the imagination and encourage play.

Known for his trademarked black glasses, and eye catching colorful stickered guitar, Mr. Ray is the most ‘parent friendly’ children’s artist to date, offering ‘Music for the child in all of us’. Enjoy a great family music event!

Registration is required starting at 7pm on the day of the show.

Seating is limited. Strollers to be parked in lobby area.

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 mr. RAY's website:    

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Saturday December 13, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM SAT/ACT Practice Test (provided by Kaplan)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0461   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Take a practice SAT/ACT test as administered by a Kaplan proctor. Even though this is a practice test it is to be respectfully treated as an actual test so please be on time.

The test starts right at 10 am, after which the doors will be closed.

    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 35 spaces available.
Wednesday December 24, 2014 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.
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Thursday December 25, 2014 Go To Top
holiday_santa_hat 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Tuesday December 30, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM Magic Show with John Carlson   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Reference Desk     
    For children ages 4-9 years. Siblings and families are welcome. Strollers to be parked in lobby.

Show includes magic, ventriloquism, comedy and even a rabbit!

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.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Wednesday December 31, 2014 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.
Thursday January 1, 2015 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 19, 2015 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 16, 2015 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 April 3, 2015 Go To Top
relig_easter3 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Good Friday   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Sunday April 5, 2015 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Easter   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
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.
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.
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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.
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.
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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.
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.
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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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