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Thursday August 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 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.
Please bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothes.
Registration is required online starting the previous Thursday.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
       
 
misc_none 6:00 PM Teen Movie (Ages 13 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for movie night for teens.  All movies chosen by the Teen Advisory Board.   Some light snacks provided. Feel free to bring your own!  

Ages 13 and up.  No registration required.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Saturday August 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM Duct Tape School Supplies (Ages 8-16)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
   

Get ready to go back to school in style.

Tweens & teens ages 8-16 can make a pencil case out of duct tape and decorate a folder with patterened duct tape.

Online registration required. 

Children ages 13 and under - an adult must remain in the library while the child attends the program.

Sponsored by the Hightstown Library Association.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Hightstown Branch
       
Monday August 29, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Cute Paper Birds   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 cute paper bird out of paper curls. Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it 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 August 31, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Advisory Board (Ages 14-17)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join West Windsor Library's Teen Advisory Board!

Let your voice be heard! Get more involved with the library and make a difference in your community and earn volunteer hours!

Snacks provided!

 

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Thursday September 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Football 'Field Goal' Game!   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 field goal game.  Your job is to take a kit home, have fun putting it together, and see if you can swing the ball through the goal posts! 

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 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Beaded Locker Light, for ages 10-15   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 10-15 years.

Personalize your locker with a glamorous beaded locker light!  It’s magnetic, so it won’t damage your locker and can be moved easily.  Beading (and patience!) is required.  We will be using needles to string the tinier beads.

Online registration is required.

Registration opens the morning of the program at 7:00am.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
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.
Tuesday September 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Book Review Swap (Ages 12-18)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stop by the Teen Zone any time this month to pick out a free book in exchange for a book review.

Reviews will be displayed in the Teen Zone.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take Home Craft: Recycled Duct Tape Roll Trinket Box   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Transform the cardboard roll leftover at the end of the duct tape into a trinket box.
For ages 10 to 18 years old.
Starting Tuesday, September 6th, ask at the reference desk for your craft kit.  The number of kits is limited and they are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Heartfulness Meditation Workshop (Ages 12-17)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a practical workshop on Heartfulness Meditation with Yogic Transmission. You’ll experience simple yet effective guided relaxation and meditation techniques to reduce stress, calm your mind and improve the quality of your life.

No Registration Required.  

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
Wednesday September 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM KNITwits: Teen Knitting Club (Ages 12-18)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Beginners welcome! Sit, socialize, and knit! Some materials will be provided for in-library-use only.

No registration required.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
Thursday September 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM Teen Craft - Tie Dye   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
   

Special Craft:  Bring in your own socks, pillow case, or T-shirt to try out some groovy tie dye styles!   

Ages 12 and up.  No registration required.  

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Monday September 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take Home Craft: Recycled Duct Tape Roll Trinket Box   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Transform the cardboard roll leftover at the end of the duct tape into a trinket box.
For ages 10 to 18 years old.
Starting Tuesday, September 6th, ask at the reference desk for your craft kit.  The number of kits is limited and they are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
Tuesday September 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Event - Banned Book Meeting   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
   

Special Event:  Come in to participate in our Banned Book display.  Be the first to get your picture taken and Get Caught Reading!  

Ages 12 and up.  No registration required.  

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Heartfulness Meditation Workshop (Ages 12-17)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a practical workshop on Heartfulness Meditation with Yogic Transmission. You’ll experience simple yet effective guided relaxation and meditation techniques to reduce stress, calm your mind and improve the quality of your life.

No Registration Required.  

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
Wednesday September 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Manga Club (grades 6 and up)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
   

Do you like anime, manga, graphic novels, and/or superheroes?  Join us for discussions, snacks, movies, and other activities the second Wednesday of each month.  

Grades 6 and up.  No registration required.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Hopewell Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Advisory Board (Ages 14-17)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join West Windsor Library's Teen Advisory Board!

Let your voice be heard! Get more involved with the library and make a difference in your community and earn volunteer hours!

Snacks provided!

 

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Saturday September 17, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Application Myths Dispelled: The Ins and Outs of Applying to College   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Please join Brooke Stengel Fitzgerald, a well-respected college counselor with an extensive career in the field of college admissions and college counseling (as well as a Grover Middle School parent) for a presentation that will clarify the mysteries of the College Application Process. 

Please Register. 

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday September 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take Home Craft: Recycled Duct Tape Roll Trinket Box   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Transform the cardboard roll leftover at the end of the duct tape into a trinket box.
For ages 10 to 18 years old.
Starting Tuesday, September 6th, ask at the reference desk for your craft kit.  The number of kits is limited and they are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

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

For girls ages 11+ and their mothers. 

Come check out the Mother-Daughter Book Club program. This month we will share books that we have read during the summer over cheese pizza.

Come for the pizza, stay for the conversation!

New members are welcome.

Registration for everyone attending is required to ensure that we order enough pizza.

Please register by clicking the "register" button below. 

    Location: Hightstown Branch
       
Tuesday September 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Book Review Swap (Ages 12-18)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stop by the Teen Zone any time this month to pick out a free book in exchange for a book review.

Reviews will be displayed in the Teen Zone.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Craft - Book Sculptures   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Briana Cahill   609-737-2610   bcahill@mcl.org
   

Special Craft:  Join us to make beautiful hanging sculptures by upcycling old books!  All materials provided!

Ages 12 and up.  No registration required.  

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Hopewell Branch
Wednesday September 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Application Myths Dispelled: The Ins and Outs of Applying to College   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Please join Brooke Stengel Fitzgerald, a well-respected college counselor with an extensive career in the field of college admissions and college counseling (as well as a Grover Middle School parent) for a presentation that will clarify the mysteries of the College Application Process. 

Please Register. 

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Saturday September 24, 2016 Go To Top
rec_martial_arts.GIF 3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Kids' Karate Class Demo with CMB Karate   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
   

Children ages 3-12 will learn basic karate moves, skills, and techniques from Master Brooks of CMB Karate in this 30 minute demo class. 

No prior experience necessary.

Online registration suggested.

Children ages 3-6 - caregiver must stay in program room with child.

Children ages 7-12 - caregiver must stay in library while child attends program. 

CMB Karate Website     [Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Hightstown Branch
        There are 13 spaces available.
Monday September 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take Home Craft: Recycled Duct Tape Roll Trinket Box   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Transform the cardboard roll leftover at the end of the duct tape into a trinket box.
For ages 10 to 18 years old.
Starting Tuesday, September 6th, ask at the reference desk for your craft kit.  The number of kits is limited and they are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Maker Monday (Ages 12-17)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Create your own mini-loom and learn to weave. Materials provided.

Registration Required. Registration begins September 19th.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Pencil & Paint: Family Art with Miss Barbara   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Miss Liz   609-448-1474   ehughes@mcl.org
   

Children and adults of all ages are invited to get creative with pencil and paint while learning basic drawing and painting techniques and tips from our resident artist, Miss Barbara.

No registration required.

Sponsored by Hightstown Library Association.

Please note: Children ages 0-6 - caregiver must stay with child.

                    Children ages 7-13 - caregiver must remain in library while child is in program. 

    Location: Hightstown Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Teen Volunteer Club   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Get an hour of volunteer credit for helping with tasks around the library.
For ages 14 to 17 years old.
Registration is required online starting Monday, September 5th. 
A parent must come into the library and complete registration forms at their teen’s first session.

 

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Tuesday September 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Football 'Field Goal' Game!   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 field goal game.  Your job is to take a kit home, have fun putting it together, and see if you can swing the ball through the goal posts! 

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 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Heartfulness Meditation Workshop (Ages 12-17)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a practical workshop on Heartfulness Meditation with Yogic Transmission. You’ll experience simple yet effective guided relaxation and meditation techniques to reduce stress, calm your mind and improve the quality of your life.

No Registration Required.  

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
Wednesday September 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Advisory Board (Ages 14-17)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join West Windsor Library's Teen Advisory Board!

Let your voice be heard! Get more involved with the library and make a difference in your community and earn volunteer hours!

Snacks provided!

 

    Location: West Windsor Branch
Monday October 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Ball-in-a-Maze Puzzles!   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

* Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for creating a maze game. Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it 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 October 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Heartfulness Meditation Workshop (Ages 12-17)   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a practical workshop on Heartfulness Meditation with Yogic Transmission. You’ll experience simple yet effective guided relaxation and meditation techniques to reduce stress, calm your mind and improve the quality of your life.

No Registration Required.  

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: West Windsor Branch
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Monday October 10, 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 October 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM Spooky Bookmark Craft, for teens ages 10+   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 10 and up.

Create a spooky googly-eyed bookmark to celebrate Teen Read Week (Oct. 9-15)!  The craft will be out during the whole week, so drop in any time.

No registration required.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Lawrence Branch
Wednesday October 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM Haunted House Candle Holders, for ages 9-13   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 9-13.

Create a creepy haunted house OR an elegant gothic mansion candle holder.  These will look great on a dark October night!

Online registration is required.

Registration opens the morning of the program at 7:00am.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library. 

[Youth Program Policy]
    Location: Lawrence Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
Friday October 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Ball-in-a-Maze Puzzles!   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

* Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for creating a maze game. Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it 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 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 3:00pm.
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.
Monday December 26, 2016 Go To Top
holiday_santa_hat 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas Observed   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 3:00pm.
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Sunday January 1, 2017 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 2, 2017 Go To Top
nat_snowman 12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Day Observed   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Monday January 16, 2017 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 20, 2017 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 14, 2017 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 16, 2017 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Easter   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Saturday May 27, 2017 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 28, 2017 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 29, 2017 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 July 4, 2017 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 2, 2017 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 3, 2017 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 September 4, 2017 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 9, 2017 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 7, 2017 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 10, 2017 Go To Top
nat_poppy 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Veterans Day Observed   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 23, 2017 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 24, 2017 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.
Sunday December 24, 2017 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.
Monday December 25, 2017 Go To Top
holiday_santa_hat 12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas   Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    All branches are closed.
Sunday December 31, 2017 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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