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Wednesday July 26, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mphplchildsrp 10:00 AM Spanish Language Story Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for a special program: Spanish Language Story Time! We will read a story, sing songs, and do an activity, all in Spanish! If you are a native speaker or want to expose your child to Spanish, you are welcome to join us.

For ages 6 months to 3 years old.

No registration required.

 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Wednesday Morning Playgroup     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Drop into the Children's Department for playtime and socializing. This is a designated time where caregivers of young children can interact while the little ones play. Stay for as long as you'd like!

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

 
rec_games 1:00 PM Pinochle Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Join us for Pinochle Club!

 
lib_bookpurple 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen SR - Fourteenth Goldfish     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Don't want your required reading assignment hanging over your head all summer? Come to the library and join us for a discussion of the book and activities to get you prepared to do your assignment. 

We will be discussing Fourteenth Goldfish which is one of the required books for students entering 6th grade.

Registration is required.

        There are 8 spaces available.
Thursday July 27, 2017 Go To Top
rec_yoga 11:00 AM Yoga Basics     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   7325839100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

This class is great for the beginner or experienced student as we give variations for all levels. Focusing on movement integrating breath, awareness, and alignment you will build strength, focus, flexibility, and balance for both mind and body.

The class will be taught by Tula Yoga instructor, Jennifer Cavalieri.

Please bring your own yoga mat or large towel.

Must be at least 18 years-old and a Matawan Aberdeen library card holder to participate.

       
 
anim_dog1 4:00 PM Reading to Therapy Dogs     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Elementary school aged children are invited to read to our therapy dog Kassidy. Please bring a book you'd like to read or come early and the librarian will help you pick on out!

Kassidy is a certified therapy dog and can't wait to hear you read!

Grades K - 5.

Registration is required.

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anim_dog1 4:30 PM Reading to Therapy Dogs     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Elementary school aged children are invited to read to our therapy dog Tabu. Please bring a book you'd like to read or come early and the librarian will help you pick on out!

Tabu is a certified therapy dog and can't wait to hear you read!

Grades K - 5.

Registration is required.

   
 
rec_games 7:00 PM Family Game Night     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for Family Game Night. We have games for all ages, from Candy Land to Chess. You are welcome to bring your own games and share with others.

All ages welcome.

Registration is required.

       
Friday July 28, 2017 Go To Top
ent_sock_puppet.GIF 9:00 AM  -  6:00 PM Craft on the Go     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Stop by the Children's Department every Friday to pick up a craft to go!  Everything you need to make the craft will be in a bag and all you need at home is a glue stick. (One craft per child please)

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

 
ent_mahjong_tile.GIF 10:00 AM Mahjong Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Interested in playing Mahjong? Come join the club! 

 
lib_book_pencil 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Reading Tutoring     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us for reading tutoring all summer long. Each student will be paired with a high school student who will assist them in reading, pronunciation, and comprehension.

For children entering kindergarden - 5th grade.

Registration is required.

       
Saturday July 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_wizard_hat 9:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Harry Potter's Birthday Party     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Did you know that today is Harry Potter's birthday?! Join us at the library to celebrate with special magic themed activities including a raffle to win prizes and a photo booth.
Games include: The Sorting Hat - Find out which house you belong in, Pin the Glasses on Harry, A Scavenger Hunt: Find all the magic items and win a prize.
Teens can play too! The Horcrux's are lost in the Teen Area.  Find them all before Voldomort rises to full power. Succeed and win a prize.

Come dressed in costume or in a special Harry Potter tshirt!

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

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Monday July 31, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mckids 10:30 AM Crafty Kids     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room this morning for some Crafty Kids fun! We will listen to a story and do a fun activity or craft.

For children ages 3 - preK.

Registration is required.

       
 
ent_film-reel 2:00 PM  -  3:50 PM Movie: Field of Dreams     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

"If you build it, he will come." That's the ethereal message that inspires an Iowa corn farmer to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the Chicago White Sox come.

Starring: Kevin Costner, Amy Madigan, Ray Liotta
Release Year: 1989
Rating: PG
Running Time: 106 Minutes

 
misc_none 6:00 PM Family Movie Night     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Want to watch a movie in a kid friendly setting? Come and join us in the meeting room for Family Movie Night. We will be showing A Dog's Purpose.

We are going to watch it picnic-style, so bring a blanket, pillows, cushions to sit on the floor; chairs will be available too.

All ages welcome.

Registration is reqiured.

       
Tuesday August 1, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_berks1 10:00 AM Toddler Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for Toddler Time! This program is designed specifically to get our most rambuncious patrons up and moving. There is singing, dancing, wiggling, playing, and of course a story!

For children ages 18 - 36 months and their caregivers.

Registration is required.

        There are 9 spaces available.
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Tuesday Morning Playgroup     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Drop into the Children's Department for playtime and socializing. This is a designated time where caregivers of young children can interact while the little ones play. Stay for as long as you'd like!

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

 
anim_bee.GIF 4:00 PM Book Bunch     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for Book Bunch! This month we are reading a book called  Going Places by Peter and Paul Reynolds. We will make wind cars and race them across the floor!

For children in grades Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd.

Registration is required.

 

       
Wednesday August 2, 2017 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 10:30 AM Duplo Fun!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the Children's Department for Duplo Fun! The Duplos will be provided and all you need to do is bring your imagination. 

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

 
rec_games 1:00 PM Pinochle Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Join us for Pinochle Club!

 
z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen SR - When Zachary Beaver Came to Town     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Don't want your required reading assignment hanging over your head all summer? Come to the library and join us for a discussion of the book and activities to get you prepared to do your assignment. 

We will be discussing When Zachary Beaver Came to Town which is one of the books available for students entering 7th grade.

Registration is required.

        There are 10 spaces available.
Thursday August 3, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM Baby Story Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Babies (and their caregivers) are invited to Baby Story Time. This is a story time for our littlest patrons!  We will sing, read, sing, shake to music, sing some more, and end with bubble catching fun!

For children ages 6m-18m.

Registration is required.

        There are 11 spaces available.
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Thursday Morning Playgroup     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Drop into the Children's Department for playtime and socializing. This is a designated time where caregivers of young children can interact while the little ones play. Stay for as long as you'd like!

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

 
z_cust_STEM 4:00 PM Makey Makey Robot     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room to learn about and play with our Makey Makey Robots. The Makey Makey was designed by two MIT students at the MIT Media Lab. Their device allows you to turn everyday objects into a touch pad. We will make bananas into a musical instrument. Come play and explore with us!

All ages welcome. Any children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is required.

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misc_none 7:00 PM Marbled Shaving Cream Greeting Cards     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   7325839100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Shaving cream and paint are magically combined in a marbleized pattern on paper. Choose your own color scheme and swirl it up. You will make a few sheets of paper to take home to dry. Then, using a frame card we supply, you choose your best one to make a unique greeting card.

Participants must be at least 18-years-old and Matawan Aberdeen card holders.

       
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Friday August 4, 2017 Go To Top
ent_sock_puppet.GIF 9:00 AM  -  6:00 PM Craft on the Go     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Stop by the Children's Department every Friday to pick up a craft to go!  Everything you need to make the craft will be in a bag and all you need at home is a glue stick. (One craft per child please)

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

 
ent_mahjong_tile.GIF 10:00 AM Mahjong Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Interested in playing Mahjong? Come join the club! 

 
lib_book_pencil 4:00 PM Reading Tutoring     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us for reading tutoring all summer long. Each student will be paired with a high school student who will assist them in reading, pronunciation, and comprehension.

For children entering kindergarden - 5th grade.

Registration is required.

       
Saturday August 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Drop-in Craft: Recycled CD Fish     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the Children's Department to put upcycle old CDs. We are going to make beautiful fish to hang. All materials will be provided.

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

Sunday August 6, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_STEM 1:00 PM Sunday Challenge: Giant Building Blocks     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Legos are cool but ever want to build with something bigger? Well wonder no longer! Join us for our Sunday Challenges series this summer.

Join us in the meeting room at the library to build with Giant Building Blocks. They may otherwise be known as cardboard boxes but for today they can be towers, bridges, houses, and anything your mind can imagine.

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

Monday August 7, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mckids 10:30 AM Crafty Kids     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room this morning for some Crafty Kids fun! We will listen to a story and do a fun activity or craft.

For children ages 3 - preK.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
ent_film-reel 2:00 PM  -  4:10 PM Movie: Beauty and the Beast     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" is a live-action re-telling of the studio's animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary audience, staying true to the original music while updating the score with several new songs. "Beauty and the Beast" is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.

Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens IV
Release Year: 2017    
Rating: PG (for action violence, peril and frightening images)
Running Time: 129 Minutes

 
lib_bookshelf 7:00 PM Family Story Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Want to hear the newest children’s books? Still a big kid at heart? Drop in with the whole family for story time in the children’s room. One lucky child will win the book to keep!

There is always a craft or game too!

All ages welcome

No registration is required.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM New Jersey's Clean Energy Program - Learn How to Save Energy and Money!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   7325839100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Learn how you, your business and your municipality can benefit by saving energy and money through New Jersey's Clean Energy Program.

Two representatives will speak about generous statewide rebate programs that will help homeowners and businesses save money for energy efficiency upgrades.

       
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Tuesday August 8, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM Baby Story Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Babies (and their caregivers) are invited to Baby Story Time. This is a story time for our littlest patrons!  We will sing, read, sing, shake to music, sing some more, and end with bubble catching fun!

For children ages 6m-18m.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Tuesday Morning Playgroup     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Drop into the Children's Department for playtime and socializing. This is a designated time where caregivers of young children can interact while the little ones play. Stay for as long as you'd like!

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

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z_cust_STEM 4:00 PM Technology Take Apart     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Ever wonder what a computer looks like inside its casing? What do all those parts do? Join us in the meeting room for our Technology Take Apart program and find out. Our very own Tech Assistant Mike will be there to first, help you take apart a computer or two, a cell phone, and anything else we can get our hands on. Then he'll explain what the different pieces are that you are taking apart.

All ages welcome. Children under the age of 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is required. 

    Registration will begin on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
Wednesday August 9, 2017 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 10:30 AM Duplo Fun!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the Children's Department for Duplo Fun! The Duplos will be provided and all you need to do is bring your imagination. 

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

 
rec_games 1:00 PM Pinochle Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Join us for Pinochle Club!

 
office_pencil 3:00 PM Cursive Writing #2     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the Children's Department for our second cursive writing class. We are going to keep building on what we learned before. Responses to our letters will be here and we will get to decipher them!

Grades 3rd and up.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
lib_bookpurple 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen SR - I Funny     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Don't want your required reading assignment hanging over your head all summer? Come to the library and join us for a discussion of the book and activities to get you prepared to do your assignment. 

We will be discussing I Funny which is one of the books available for students entering 6th grade.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
office_meeting1 7:00 PM Library Board Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kimberly Paone   (732) 583-9100   kpaone@lmxac.org
   

Want to come find out how decisions about the library are made? All meetings are open to the public- come and let your voice be heard!

All board meetings will be held at the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library, located at 165 Main Street.

Thursday August 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Toddler Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for Toddler Time! This program is designed specifically to get our most rambuncious patrons up and moving. There is singing, dancing, wiggling, playing, and of course a story!

For children ages 18 - 36 months and their caregivers.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Thursday Morning Playgroup     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Drop into the Children's Department for playtime and socializing. This is a designated time where caregivers of young children can interact while the little ones play. Stay for as long as you'd like!

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

 
rec_yoga 1:30 PM Chair Yoga     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   7325839100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Interested in learning yoga, but have difficulty getting down on the floor? Now you too can enjoy all the benefits of yoga without having to get on a mat. You will learn many yoga postures,   breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation while seated in a chair.

The class will be taught by Danielle Meany, RYT.

All levels welcome.

No experience or equipment is necessary!

       
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lib_bookflipping 4:00 PM Page Turners     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us for some summer fun in the meeting room. All 3rd, 4th, or 5th graders are invited to design and build their own boats. We will race them down a water track and see which design is the fastest! All materials will be provided just bring your creativity!

(If your child is going into 3rd grade in the fall, they are welcome to attend).

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
lib_bookflipping 7:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Monthly Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Contact moderator, Susan Pike, for more information at pikesusan120@gmail.com

Friday August 11, 2017 Go To Top
ent_sock_puppet.GIF 9:00 AM  -  6:00 PM Craft on the Go     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Stop by the Children's Department every Friday to pick up a craft to go!  Everything you need to make the craft will be in a bag and all you need at home is a glue stick. (One craft per child please)

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

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ent_mahjong_tile.GIF 10:00 AM Mahjong Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Interested in playing Mahjong? Come join the club! 

 
lib_book_pencil 4:00 PM Reading Tutoring     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us for reading tutoring all summer long. Each student will be paired with a high school student who will assist them in reading, pronunciation, and comprehension.

For children entering kindergarden - 5th grade.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
Saturday August 12, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mckids 9:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Drop-in Craft: Create a Castle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Once Upon A Time in a beautiful castle… You finish the story by creating your very own fairy tale castlie in the Children's Department. All materials will be provided. Just bring your creativity.

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

Monday August 14, 2017 Go To Top
rec_yoga 10:00 AM Yoga Buddies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for Yoga Buddies. Children ages 2 - preschool can stretch, jump, and get moving. Please remember to wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat or towel to use on the floor.

For children aged 2 - preschool.

This program is led by yoga instructor Stephanie Stillman, RYT200, RMT, CRMT, Certified Pilates Instructor and Animal Reiki Practitioner.

Registration is required. 

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
ent_film-reel 2:00 PM  -  3:45 PM Movie: Gifted     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Frank Adler is a single man raising a child prodigy, his spirited young niece Mary, in a coastal town in Florida. Frank's plans for a normal school life for Mary are foiled when the seven-year-old's mathematical abilities come to the attention of Frank's formidable mother Evelyn whose plans for her granddaughter threaten to separate Frank and Mary. Octavia Spencer plays Roberta, Frank and Mary's landlady and best friend. Jenny Slate is Mary's teacher, Bonnie, a young woman whose concern for her student develops into a connection with her uncle as well.

Starring: Chris Evans, McKenna Grace
Release Year: 2017
Rating:  PG-13 (for thematic elements, language and some suggestive material)
Running Time: 101 Minutes

 
misc_none 3:00 PM Touch Typing Class #2     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the Children's Department for our second part of learning how to touch-type. Each teen will have a laptop to work on and practice typing without looking at their hands. 

For teens in grades 6th - 12th.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Green Cleaners     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   7325839100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Discover how to create natural, effective cleaning products using ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen cabinet. We’ll make at least four different products and everyone will take home some samples.

Please bring a clean (previously used is great) spray bottle.

Participants must be at least 18-years-old and Matawan Aberdeen card holders.

 

       
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Tuesday August 15, 2017 Go To Top
rec_yoga 10:00 AM Baby & Me Yoga     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for Baby & Me Yoga. Caregivers are welcome to bring children 6 - 24 months and do yoga with them. Please dress in comfortable clothes and bring a mat and a towel.

For children aged 6 - 24 months.

This program is led by yoga instructor Allison Sorokin, 500RYT.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Tuesday Morning Playgroup     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Drop into the Children's Department for playtime and socializing. This is a designated time where caregivers of young children can interact while the little ones play. Stay for as long as you'd like!

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

 
anim_turtle 1:30 PM The Lizard Guy     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for a special program from The Lizard Guy. He is going to be showing us several different animals ranging from lizards, turtles, and snakes. It will be a great show for the whole family!

All ages are welcome.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
Wednesday August 16, 2017 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 10:30 AM Duplo Fun!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the Children's Department for Duplo Fun! The Duplos will be provided and all you need to do is bring your imagination. 

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

 
rec_games 1:00 PM Pinochle Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Join us for Pinochle Club!

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lib_bookpurple 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen SR - No Promises     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Don't want your required reading assignment hanging over your head all summer? Come to the library and join us for a discussion of the book and activities to get you prepared to do your assignment. 

We will be discussing No Promises which is one of the books available for students entering 7th grade.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
Thursday August 17, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mckids 1:30 PM Fit 4 Kids Show     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for a special program from Fit 4 Kids. Watch as Kid Spidey and Muscle Man Mike share their tales of being a super hero and staying fit.

All ages are welcome.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
Friday August 18, 2017 Go To Top
ent_sock_puppet.GIF 9:00 AM  -  6:00 PM Craft on the Go     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Stop by the Children's Department every Friday to pick up a craft to go!  Everything you need to make the craft will be in a bag and all you need at home is a glue stick. (One craft per child please)

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

 
ent_mahjong_tile.GIF 10:00 AM Mahjong Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Interested in playing Mahjong? Come join the club! 

 
lib_book_pencil 4:00 PM Reading Tutoring     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us for reading tutoring all summer long. Each student will be paired with a high school student who will assist them in reading, pronunciation, and comprehension.

For children entering kindergarden - 5th grade.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
Saturday August 19, 2017 Go To Top
ent_guitar01 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM End of Summer Reading Party     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us to mark the end of Summer Reading with a special performance by Monkey Monkey Music by Meredith LaVande.

No registration required for the fun crafts and prize raffles. 

Registration is required for the music shows. There will be two performances of the same show, please register for just one.

All ages welcome.

 
ent_guitar01 10:00 AM Monkey Monkey Music     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Register for this fun music program with Monkey Monkey Music by Meredith LeVande. She has appeared on Sesame Street and Curious George. Come see her in person!!

All ages welcome.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 PM     
 
ent_guitar01 11:00 AM Monkey Monkey Music     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Register for this fun music program with Monkey Monkey Music by Meredith LeVande. She has appeared on Sesame Street and Curious George. Come see her in person!!

All ages welcome.

Registration is required.

    Registration will begin on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:01 PM     
Sunday August 20, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_STEM 1:00 PM Sunday Challenge: 3 Little Pigs     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Did you read The Three Little Pigs and think to yourself, I could build it better? Join us for our Sunday Challenges series and do just that!

This Sunday you will get the chance to build a house of straw, wood, and brick. Then last but not least, try to blow the houses down!

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

Tuesday August 22, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Tuesday Morning Playgroup     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Drop into the Children's Department for playtime and socializing. This is a designated time where caregivers of young children can interact while the little ones play. Stay for as long as you'd like!

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

       
Wednesday August 23, 2017 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 10:30 AM Duplo Fun!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the Children's Department for Duplo Fun! The Duplos will be provided and all you need to do is bring your imagination. 

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

 
rec_games 1:00 PM Pinochle Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Join us for Pinochle Club!

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Thursday August 24, 2017 Go To Top
rec_games 7:00 PM Family Game Night     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for Family Game Night. We have games for all ages, from Candy Land to Chess. You are welcome to bring your own games and share with others.

All ages welcome.

Registration is required.

       
Friday August 25, 2017 Go To Top
ent_sock_puppet.GIF 9:00 AM  -  6:00 PM Craft on the Go     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Stop by the Children's Department every Friday to pick up a craft to go!  Everything you need to make the craft will be in a bag and all you need at home is a glue stick. (One craft per child please)

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

 
ent_mahjong_tile.GIF 10:00 AM Mahjong Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Interested in playing Mahjong? Come join the club! 

Saturday August 26, 2017 Go To Top
rec_swords.GIF 9:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Drop-in Craft: Pirate Ship Plunge     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Rrrrr, pirates crashed into the Children's Department!  Join us to find the three pieces of the ship to put it back together. All materials provided.

Pirate dress is encouraged!

All ages welcome.

No registration required.

Monday August 28, 2017 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 2:00 PM  -  3:40 PM Movie: Going in Style     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Lifelong buddies Willie, Joe and Al, decide to buck retirement and step off the straight-and-narrow for the first time in their lives when their pension fund becomes a corporate casualty, in director Zach Braff's comedy "Going in Style." Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, the three risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Alan Arkin
Release Year: 2017
Rating: PG-13 (for drug content, language and a scene of sexuality)    
Running Time: 97 Minutes

 
ent_film-reel 6:00 PM Family Movie Night     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Want to watch a movie in a kid friendly setting? Come and join us in the meeting room for Family Movie Night. We will be showing Lego Batman Movie.

We are going to watch it picnic-style, so bring a blanket, pillows, cushions to sit on the floor; chairs will be available too.

All ages welcome.

Registration is reqiured.

       
Tuesday August 29, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Tuesday Morning Playgroup     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Drop into the Children's Department for playtime and socializing. This is a designated time where caregivers of young children can interact while the little ones play. Stay for as long as you'd like!

All ages welcome.

No registration is required.

Wednesday August 30, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mphplchildsrp 10:00 AM Spanish Language Story Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for a special program: Spanish Language Story Time! We will read a story, sing songs, and do an activity, all in Spanish! If you are a native speaker or want to expose your child to Spanish, you are welcome to join us.

For ages 6 months to 3 years old.

No registration required.

        There are 12 spaces available.
 
rec_games 1:00 PM Pinochle Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   732-583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

Join us for Pinochle Club!

Thursday August 31, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 5:00 PM Teen Volunteer Pizza Party     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Kotzas   (732) 583-9100   maplkids@lmxac.org
   

We want to thank all of our hardworking teens who helped out this summer with a pizza party! We will have pizza, drinks, and some special gifts to hand out. Volunteer certificates will also be available and you can pick them up anytime after the party.

For teens who volunteer at the library. 

No registration required.

Saturday September 2, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Labor Day weekend holiday.

Sunday September 3, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Labor Day weekend holiday.

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Monday September 4, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 7:00 PM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Labor Day holiday.

Wednesday September 13, 2017 Go To Top
office_meeting1 7:00 PM Library Board Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kimberly Paone   (732) 583-9100   kpaone@lmxac.org
   

Want to come find out how decisions about the library are made? All meetings are open to the public- come and let your voice be heard!

All board meetings will be held at the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library, located at 165 Main Street.

Monday October 9, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 7:00 PM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Columbus Day holiday.

Wednesday October 11, 2017 Go To Top
office_meeting1 7:00 PM Library Board Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kimberly Paone   (732) 583-9100   kpaone@lmxac.org
   

Want to come find out how decisions about the library are made? All meetings are open to the public- come and let your voice be heard!

All board meetings will be held at the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library, located at 165 Main Street.

Wednesday November 8, 2017 Go To Top
office_meeting1 7:00 PM Library Board Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kimberly Paone   (732) 583-9100   kpaone@lmxac.org
   

Want to come find out how decisions about the library are made? All meetings are open to the public- come and let your voice be heard!

All board meetings will be held at the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library, located at 165 Main Street.

Friday November 10, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 7:00 PM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Veteran's Day holiday.

Wednesday November 22, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 12:30 PM LIBRARY CLOSING AT 12:30 PM     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closing at 12:30 PM today for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Thursday November 23, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 7:00 PM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Friday November 24, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 7:00 PM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Wednesday December 13, 2017 Go To Top
office_meeting1 7:00 PM Library Board Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kimberly Paone   (732) 583-9100   kpaone@lmxac.org
   

Want to come find out how decisions about the library are made? All meetings are open to the public- come and let your voice be heard!

All board meetings will be held at the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library, located at 165 Main Street.

Saturday December 23, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Christmas weekend holiday.

Sunday December 24, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Christmas weekend holiday.

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Monday December 25, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 7:00 PM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the Christmas holiday.

Sunday December 31, 2017 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 7:00 PM LIBRARY CLOSED     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jill Stafford   (732) 583-9100   mapladults@lmxac.org
   

The library will be closed for the New Year's Eve holiday.

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