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Monday August 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Swirly Paper Lantern   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    * Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for creating a fun, colorful, swirly paper lantern (for decoration only). Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it all together!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

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

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen drop-in craft for ages 10-18   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Pixel art!: Create a self-portrait or other minecraft-style picture using squares of colored paper. For ages 10-18.
The library is on the second floor of the Hollowbrook Community Center. No registration required.
    Location: Hollowbrook Branch
 
misc_none 3:00 PM DIY Mondays for Teens: Magazine Beads   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    448-1330   
    Roll your own beads to make a bracelet, necklace, or even a door covering.
For ages 11 and up.
Registration required online starting Monday, July 20th.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 6 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:15 PM  -  8:15 PM Mother-Daughter Book Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
   

Girls ages 11-18 and their mothers are invited to discuss the classic novel Catch 22, by Joseph Heller and enjoy snacks and fun conversation.

No registration required. New members welcome!

Sponsored by the Hightstown Library Association.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
Tuesday August 4, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM Hero Stories: Graphic Novel & Manga Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1330   
    Suggested for teens & tweens.
Come read a short graphic novel or excerpt, and discuss your favorites with friends.
No registration required.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday August 5, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Duct Tape Craft   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Duct Tape Craft for Teens.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Ewing Branch
 
misc_none 3:00 PM Chess Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1330   
    Suggested for teens and tweens.
All levels welcome.
Bring your own portable chess board.
Registration required online starting Monday, July 20th.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 9 spaces available.
 
misc_none 5:30 PM Teen Take Out Craft: Coffee Bean CD Coaster (Ages 10-18)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
   

For ages 10-18.

Pick up your kit with the supplies needed to make a coffee bean coaster using a recycled CD.

One (1) kit per person, please.

While supplies last.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
Thursday August 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM Teen and Tween Yoga   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Yoga and mindfulness for children ages 9 to 18 years old.
Beginners welcome.
Mats provided.
Registration is required online starting Monday, July 20th.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Halloween Play Auditions, ages 11 to 17   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    The Youth Services Department of the West Windsor Branch of the Mercer County Library System will be holding open auditions (no registration necessary) for teens ages 11-17, as well as some adult roles, for our upcoming Halloween Playfest. The auditions will take place on Saturday July 25th and August 1st from 2:30-4:30 pm., and Thursday July 30th and August 6th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Performances on October 23th to 25th will feature a new musical play for actors ~11 to adult, “Abby Marsh is Slightly Dead.” Auditions will consist of readings from the scripts, for singing roles you can choose from a selection of well-known songs. Scripts will be available for inspection at the reference desk, or can be sent by e-mail. Auditions will take place at the West Windsor Branch, 333 North Post Rd., Princeton Junction. Rehearsals will begin in early September. We welcome help with makeup, costumes, choreography, music, and set construction. Please call director Michael Kerr at (609) 275-8901 or e-mail mkerr@mcl.org with any questions.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
Saturday August 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SAT Practice Test   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Yolande Zealy   609 448-1330   hcprogs@mcl.org
    Open to high school students. Scores will not be sent to any schools and will be shared only with the test taker. Registration required. Bring a scientific calculator, two pencils and a snack.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
Monday August 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Teen Volunteer Party, teen volunteers only   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    If you volunteered at the West Windsor Library this summer, please join us for a party celebrating your hard work! Snacks and drinks will be provided. Registration required. TEEN LIBRARY VOLUNTEERS ONLY PLEASE!
    Location: West Windsor Branch
        There are 55 spaces available.
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Wednesday August 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM Chess Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    (609) 448-1330   
    Suggested for teens and tweens.
All levels welcome.
Bring your own portable chess board.
Registration required online starting Monday, Aug. 3rd.
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Locker Chalkboard Craft, for teens   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 11-16.

Create and decorate a mini chalkboard for your locker out of a photo frame! Use them as decoration, for to-do lists, and for leaving notes. **Note: Paint is involved; please dress appropriately.

Online registration is required.

Registration opens at 7am on 8/19/15.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Thursday August 20, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM Found Poetry Art (ages 12 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Join us in creating one of a kind Found Poetry Art. Supplies and snacks will be provided.

Explore your inner creative genius! See what can be found!
No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Saturday August 22, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:30 PM New PSAT Test offered by Kaplan, ages 12 and up   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   609-799-0462   ddrobnja@mcl.org
    Please join us for this free New PSAT test offered by Kaplan. The test starts at 10 am, please be on time.
    Location: West Windsor Branch
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
Tuesday August 25, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Teen Book Club (ages 14 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Teens are invited to talk about your favorite books, do a craft and eat some delicious snacks at our monthly book club! No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Thursday August 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM Teen Doctor Who Night (grades 6 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
    Come and join us for a viewing of DOCTOR WHO The Movie. Tap into your inner Time Lord by making your own sonic screwdriver and dining on jammie dodgers!

No registration required.
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Monday August 31, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Swirly Paper Lantern   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    * Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for creating a fun, colorful, swirly paper lantern (for decoration only). Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it all together!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

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

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
Tuesday September 1, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Easy-Sew Minion Bookmark   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    * Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for creating a Minion Bookmark who can help hold your page. Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it all together!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

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

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
Wednesday September 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM DIY Minion T-Shirts, for teens   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    For ages 11-16.

Paint a Minion t-shirt! Carl, Kevin, Jerry, Dave… the look is up to you. Don’t forget to check out a Minion movie or book before you leave!

Note: Paint will be used; please dress appropriately.

Online registration is required.

Registration opens the morning of the program at 7am.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
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.
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Thursday September 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM Tween Zone   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Crafts, cooking & Science for children 8-12 years old. "Jewelry Making"
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
Monday September 14, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM Teen Writers   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Bring poems or stories to share with other teen writers. Ages 12 and up.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
Thursday September 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM Tween Zone   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Crafts, cooking & Science for children 8-12 years old. "Make delicious apple fritters."
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
Saturday September 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  1:30 PM Practice S.A.T. Test With Kaplan   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
    Prepare for the S.A.T. exam by taking a practice exam administered by Kaplan at the Hightstown Library.

Please note, the exam lasts 3.5 hours.

Online registration required beginning September 1.

    Location: Hightstown Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday September 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM Teen Advisory Board Meeting   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Demme   443-1880   
    Want to make a difference? Join us as we plan a new teen space in the library, help make decisions about programming, suggest books to purchase, and create seasonal bulletin boards. Must be 12 years or older.
    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
Wednesday September 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Easy-Sew Minion Bookmark   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    * Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for creating a Minion Bookmark who can help hold your page. Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it all together!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

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

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
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.
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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.
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.
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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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