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Dennis Branch - orange
Dorothy Henry Branch - blue
Franklin Branch - green
Louise Childs Branch - purple
Sussex-Wantage Branch - red

Register for programs online and view programs for just one branch or one age group. 
NOTE:  Always register for every individual program, even if they are part of a series!
Remember - if you can't make it to a program, please call the library to cancel your registration so patrons on the waiting list can attend.

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Saturday September 20, 2014 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Main Library - LEGO Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Club now meets at five locations. Each meeting provides an hour or more of LEGO building fun for kids in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Longer meetings also include a theme and book talk for LEGO creation inspiration!

  • Dennis: 1st Monday of each month from 3:00-4:00 p.m. (no meeting in September)
  • Franklin: 4th Friday of each month from 3:30-4:30 p.m. (September 26)
  • Louise Childs: 3rd Tuesday of each month from 4:00-5:15 p.m. (September 16)
  • Main Library: 3rd Saturday of each month from 10:00-11:30 a.m. (today!)
  • Sussex-Wantage: 2nd Wednesday of each month from 5:00-6:30 p.m. (September 10)

Register here beginning September 5 for LEGO Club at the Main Library.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 24 spaces available.
Thursday September 25, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Main Library - Lap Sit Program Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children six months through 2 years of age and their siblings are invited to the Main Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration begins August 25 and is limited to 30 participants. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 27 spaces available.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Main Library - Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stories, songs and activities for children ages 3-6 and their siblings. Caregivers also encouraged to participate.

Registration begins August 25 and is limited to 30 participants. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
        There are 27 spaces available.
 
anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Main Library - Read-to-a-Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. The dogs provide an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. The dogs never interrupt or criticize!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot:  3:45, 4:00, 4:15 or 4:30. Registration is underway and is in person or over the phone by calling the Main Library at 973 948-3660. Register early, slots fill up quickly.


Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Saturday September 27, 2014 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - R.E.A.D. Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Reading Excites Average Days (R.E.A.D.) Book Club for kids (ages 8-11) meets the 4th Saturday of every month at 2:00 p.m.

R.E.A.D. began this summer and was so much fun we are continuing through the fall. New members are welcome. Registration is preferred but walk-ins will also be welcome. Registration begins September 13.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 24 spaces available.
Monday September 29, 2014 Go To Top
misc_new_white 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Main Library - Bedtime Math Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Bedtime Math is a nonprofit that helps kids love math like playtime or dessert.

Kids in preschool through 3rd grade are invited to join us for a special story time featuring Bedtime Math ideas. This is a great program for parents too, helping you learn how to make math a fun part of everyday life.

If you cannot attend tonight's presentation at Main Library this program will also be held tomorrow at the Louise Child's branch and on Wednesday, October 8 at Sussex-Wantage. Registration is required for each date and begins September 15. Please register here for Main Library.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 27 spaces available.
Thursday October 2, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Main Library - Lap Sit Program Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children six months through 2 years of age and their siblings are invited to the Main Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration begins August 25 and is limited to 30 participants. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 29 spaces available.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Main Library - Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stories, songs and activities for children ages 3-6 and their siblings. Caregivers also encouraged to participate.

Registration begins August 25 and is limited to 30 participants. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
        There are 27 spaces available.
 
anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Main Library - Read-to-a-Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. The dogs provide an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. The dogs never interrupt or criticize!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot:  3:45, 4:00, 4:15 or 4:30. Registration begins September 18 and is in person or over the phone by calling the Main Library at 973 948-3660. Register early, slots fill up quickly.


Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Saturday October 4, 2014 Go To Top
z_cust_mckids 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Main Library - I Love Yoga Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Yoga instructor, Tina Romano, will use the children's book I Love Yoga by Mary Kaye Chryssicas to introduce children ages 4-7 to the fun of yoga. Students should bring water and a mat.

Class size is limited to 12. Please complete a separate form for each child participating. Registration begins September 20.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Thursday October 9, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Main Library - Lap Sit Program Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children six months through 2 years of age and their siblings are invited to the Main Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration begins August 25 and is limited to 30 participants. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 29 spaces available.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Main Library - Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stories, songs and activities for children ages 3-6 and their siblings. Caregivers also encouraged to participate.

Registration begins August 25 and is limited to 30 participants. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
        There are 26 spaces available.
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anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Main Library - Read-to-a-Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. The dogs provide an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. The dogs never interrupt or criticize!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot:  3:45, 4:00, 4:15 or 4:30. Registration begins September 18 and is in person or over the phone by calling the Main Library at 973 948-3660. Register early, slots fill up quickly.


Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday October 14, 2014 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to a Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Flounder, a certified therapy dog. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. The dogs provide an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. The dogs never interrupt or criticize!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot:  6:30, 6:45, 7:00 or 7:15. Registration begins September 30 and is in person or over the phone by calling the Main Library at 973 948-3660. Register early, slots fill up quickly.


Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Thursday October 16, 2014 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Main Library - Read-to-a-Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. The dogs provide an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. The dogs never interrupt or criticize!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot:  3:45, 4:00, 4:15 or 4:30. Registration begins September 18 and is in person or over the phone by calling the Main Library at 973 948-3660. Register early, slots fill up quickly.


Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Saturday October 18, 2014 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Main Library - LEGO Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Club now meets at five locations! Each meeting provides an hour or more of LEGO building fun for kids in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Longer meetings also include a theme and book talk for LEGO creation inspiration. Building challenges are planned for older kids.

  • Dennis: 1st Monday of each month from 3:00-4:00 p.m. (October 6)
  • Franklin: 4th Friday of each month from 3:30-4:30 p.m. (October 24)
  • Louise Childs: 3rd Tuesday of each month from 4:00-5:15 p.m. (October 21)
  • Main Library: 3rd Saturday of each month from 10:00-11:30 a.m. (today!)
  • Sussex-Wantage: 2nd Wednesday of each month from 5:00-6:30 p.m. (October 8)

Registration at each branch begins two weeks before the meeting date. Please register here beginning October 4 for LEGO Club at Main Library.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday October 20, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance1 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Main Library - Little Ballet Dancers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newton High School junior, Kyla Izquierdo, will be at Main Library every Monday from October 20-November 24 to teach basic ballet to children ages 5-8. Kyla has been dancing for 14 years and is currently a competition dancer.

These free classes are 30 minutes each with a mini performance at the end of the last class. Children should wear comfortable, but not loose, clothing.

You need not commit to all six weeks to attend. Class size is limited to just 12 children per week. Registration for each week is separate and begins two weeks before the class date. You must complete a separate registration for each child attending and be sure to call the Library at 973 948-3660 if you need to cancel so your slot can be given to a child on the waiting list.

Register here beginning October 6 for today's class.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
 
holiday_pumpkin 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Main Library - PJ or Costume Holiday Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Pack up the family and come to the children's room at  Main Library for an evening story time about October holidays. Come in costume and stay for the Halloween parade immediately following. Kids in PJs also welcome.

This evening story time is geared toward children in preschool through 3rd grade but older and younger siblings are also welcome. Space is limited. Please register beginning October 6. Walk-ins are welcome if space allows.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
 
holiday_witch_hat.GIF 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Main Library - Halloween Costume Parade Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join us right after Holiday Story Time to show off your costume and receive a small "treat."

For kids in preschool through 3rd grade.

    Location: Main Library
Thursday October 23, 2014 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Main Library - Read-to-a-Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. The dogs provide an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. The dogs never interrupt or criticize!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot:  3:45, 4:00, 4:15 or 4:30. Registration begins September 18 and is in person or over the phone by calling the Main Library at 973 948-3660. Register early, slots fill up quickly.


Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Friday October 24, 2014 Go To Top
holiday_ghost 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Main Library - Goosebumps Movie Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Calling all Goosebumps fans, come join us at Main Library to watch a Goosebumps episode on our big screen.

We're not allowed to state the name online, but this "shocking" episode is 43 minutes long and geared to kids in grade 4-6. Younger children are also welcome if accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Saturday October 25, 2014 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - R.E.A.D. Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Reading Excites Average Days (R.E.A.D.) Book Club for kids (ages 8-11) meets the 4th Saturday of every month at 2:00 p.m.

R.E.A.D. began this summer and was so much fun we are continuing through the fall. New members are welcome. Registration is preferred but walk-ins will also be welcome. Registration begins October 11.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday October 27, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance1 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Main Library - Little Ballet Dancers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newton High School junior, Kyla Izquierdo, will be at Main Library every Monday from October 20-November 24 to teach basic ballet to children ages 5-8. Kyla has been dancing for 14 years and is currently a competition dancer.

These free classes are 30 minutes each with a mini performance at the end of the last class. Children should wear comfortable, but not loose, clothing.

You need not commit to all six weeks to attend. Class size is limited to just 12 children per week. Registration for each week is separate and begins two weeks before the class date. You must complete a separate registration for each child attending and be sure to call the Library at 973 948-3660 if you need to cancel so your slot can be given to a child on the waiting list.

Register here beginning October 13 for today's class.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Thursday October 30, 2014 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Main Library - Read-to-a-Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. The dogs provide an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. The dogs never interrupt or criticize!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot:  3:45, 4:00, 4:15 or 4:30. Registration begins September 18 and is in person or over the phone by calling the Main Library at 973 948-3660. Register early, slots fill up quickly.


Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
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Monday November 3, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance1 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Main Library - Little Ballet Dancers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newton High School junior, Kyla Izquierdo, will be at Main Library every Monday from October 20-November 24 to teach basic ballet to children ages 5-8. Kyla has been dancing for 14 years and is currently a competition dancer.

These free classes are 30 minutes each with a mini performance at the end of the last class. Children should wear comfortable, but not loose, clothing.

You need not commit to all six weeks to attend. Class size is limited to just 12 children per week. Registration for each week is separate and begins two weeks before the class date. You must complete a separate registration for each child attending and be sure to call the Library at 973 948-3660 if you need to cancel so your slot can be given to a child on the waiting list.

Register here beginning October 20 for today's class.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday November 10, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance1 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Main Library - Little Ballet Dancers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newton High School junior, Kyla Izquierdo, will be at Main Library every Monday from October 20-November 24 to teach basic ballet to children ages 5-8. Kyla has been dancing for 14 years and is currently a competition dancer.

These free classes are 30 minutes each with a mini performance at the end of the last class. Children should wear comfortable, but not loose, clothing.

You need not commit to all six weeks to attend. Class size is limited to just 12 children per week. Registration for each week is separate and begins two weeks before the class date. You must complete a separate registration for each child attending and be sure to call the Library at 973 948-3660 if you need to cancel so your slot can be given to a child on the waiting list.

Register here beginning October 27 for today's class.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday November 17, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance1 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Main Library - Little Ballet Dancers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newton High School junior, Kyla Izquierdo, will be at Main Library every Monday from October 20-November 24 to teach basic ballet to children ages 5-8. Kyla has been dancing for 14 years and is currently a competition dancer.

These free classes are 30 minutes each with a mini performance at the end of the last class. Children should wear comfortable, but not loose, clothing.

You need not commit to all six weeks to attend. Class size is limited to just 12 children per week. Registration for each week is separate and begins two weeks before the class date. You must complete a separate registration for each child attending and be sure to call the Library at 973 948-3660 if you need to cancel so your slot can be given to a child on the waiting list.

Register here beginning November 3 for today's class.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday November 24, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance1 4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Main Library - Little Ballet Dancers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Newton High School junior, Kyla Izquierdo, will be at Main Library every Monday from October 20-November 24 to teach basic ballet to children ages 5-8. Kyla has been dancing for 14 years and is currently a competition dancer.

These free classes are 30 minutes each with a mini performance at the end of the last class. Children should wear comfortable, but not loose, clothing.

You need not commit to all six weeks to attend. Class size is limited to just 12 children per week. Registration for each week is separate and begins two weeks before the class date. You must complete a separate registration for each child attending and be sure to call the Library at 973 948-3660 if you need to cancel so your slot can be given to a child on the waiting list.

Register here beginning November 10 for today's class.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
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