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Tuesday July 7, 2015 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to Boomer the Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boomer is back for the summer and can't wait to hear your story!

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautifully patient Golden Retriever and member of Therapy Dogs International with his human, Linda Justesen. 

Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Boomer provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading.  You must sign up for a specific time slot: 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 or 2:45. Registration begins June 23 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday July 8, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_mcadult 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Wednesday Night Book Chat Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

This year's summer reading theme can mean anything from choosing an exotic vacation locale to skipping your favorite authors and exploring someone new. If you're feeling the need to branch out to a different genre or even to hear other's opinions on your favorite series, why not join our Wednesday Night Book Chats. We'll discuss books we love and those we've never considered before, and create a Reader's Advisory List to help others escape the ordinary in their reading too.

We'll end the month by reading and discussing The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. A journalist by trade, Ms. Hawkins escaped her ordinary by writing this exciting thriller.

Come let your voice be heard. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Thursday July 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Main Library - Every Hero Has Manners Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

What are heroes really  like? Do they have good manners? Kids from 6 months to 6 years (not entering kindergarten) and their caregivers, are invited to find out!

Come to Main Library for books, songs, fingerplays and more as we celebrate our Every Hero Has A Story summer reading theme.

Space is limited to 30 children plus their caregivers. Younger and older siblings are also welcome. Please complete a separate registration for each child participating in the program. Registration begins June 22.

    Location: Main Library
   
 
misc_trophy 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Main Library - Hero In You: Percy Jackson Party Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Kids entering grades 4-6 are invited to help us Unmask the truth about what makes a hero "super." Come to Main Library for a new book talk and hands-on activity each Thursday in July. This week's theme - the heroic adventures of Percy Jackson.

Intended for kids entering grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. Space is limited to 30. Please complete a separate registration form for each child participating in the program. Registration begins June 22.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 24 spaces available.
Tuesday July 14, 2015 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to Boomer the Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boomer is back for the summer and can't wait to hear your story!

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautifully patient Golden Retriever and member of Therapy Dogs International with his human, Linda Justesen. 

Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Boomer provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading.  You must sign up for a specific time slot: 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 or 2:45. Registration begins June 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
 
anim_dog_scottie 6:30 PM  -  7:30 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 Flounder, a beautiful and patient Newfoundland therapy dog. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Flounder provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. Flounder never interrupts or criticizes!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot: 6:30, 6:45, 7:00 or 7:15. Registration begins June 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

Flounder is a brown Newfoundland much like the dog pictured above.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday July 15, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_mcadult 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Wednesday Night Book Chat Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

This year's summer reading theme can mean anything from choosing an exotic vacation locale to skipping your favorite authors and exploring someone new. If you're feeling the need to branch out to a different genre or even to hear other's opinions on your favorite series, why not join our Wednesday Night Book Chats. We'll discuss books we love and those we've never considered before, and create a Reader's Advisory List to help others escape the ordinary in their reading too.

We'll end the month by reading and discussing The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. A journalist by trade, Ms. Hawkins escaped her ordinary by writing this exciting thriller.

Come let your voice be heard. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Thursday July 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Main Library - Every Hero Is Caring Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

What are heroes really  like? Do they truly care about others? Kids from 6 months to 6 years (not entering kindergarten) and their caregivers, are invited to find out!

Come to the Main Library for books, songs, fingerplays and more as we celebrate our Every Hero Has A Story summer reading theme.

Space is limited to 30 children plus their caregivers. Younger and older siblings are also welcome. Please complete a separate registration for each child participating in the program. Registration begins June 29.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 20 spaces available.
 
misc_trophy 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Main Library - Hero In You: Emergency Heroes Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Kids entering grades 4-6 are invited to help us Unmask the truth about what makes a hero "super." Come to Main Library for a new book talk and hands-on activity on Thursdays in July. This week's theme - Emergency Heroes.

Intended for kids entering grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. Space is limited to 30. Please complete a separate registration form for each child participating in the program. Registration begins June 29.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 29 spaces available.
Tuesday July 21, 2015 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to Boomer the Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boomer is back for the summer and can't wait to hear your story!

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautifully patient Golden Retriever and member of Therapy Dogs International with his human, Linda Justesen. 

Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Boomer provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading.  You must sign up for a specific time slot: 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 or 2:45. Registration begins July 7 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday July 22, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_mcadult 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Wednesday Night Book Chat Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

This year's summer reading theme can mean anything from choosing an exotic vacation locale to skipping your favorite authors and exploring someone new. If you're feeling the need to branch out to a different genre or even to hear other's opinions on your favorite series, why not join our Wednesday Night Book Chats. We'll discuss books we love and those we've never considered before, and create a Reader's Advisory List to help others escape the ordinary in their reading too.

We'll end the month by reading and discussing The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. A journalist by trade, Ms. Hawkins escaped her ordinary by writing this exciting thriller.

Come let your voice be heard. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Thursday July 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Main Library - Every Hero Is Helpful Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

What are heroes really  like? Are they helpful to others? Can they set the table and take out the garbage at superhero speed? Kids from 6 months to 6 years (not entering kindergarten) and their caregivers, are invited to find out!

Come to the Main Library for books, songs, fingerplays and more as we celebrate our Every Hero Has A Story summer reading theme.

Space is limited to 30 children plus their caregivers. Younger and older siblings are also welcome. Please complete a separate registration for each child participating in the program. Registration begins July 6.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 27 spaces available.
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misc_trophy 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Main Library - Hero In You: Create a Superhero Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Kids entering grades 4-6 are invited to help us Unmask the truth about what makes a hero "super." Come to Main Library for a book talk and hands-on activity on Thursdays in July. This week's theme - Create Your Own Superhero!

Intended for kids entering grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. Space is limited to 30. Please complete a separate registration form for each child participating in the program. Registration begins July 6.

    Location: Main Library
        There are 30 spaces available.
Tuesday July 28, 2015 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to Boomer the Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boomer is back for the summer and can't wait to hear your story!

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautifully patient Golden Retriever and member of Therapy Dogs International with his human, Linda Justesen. 

Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Boomer provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading.  You must sign up for a specific time slot: 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 or 2:45. Registration begins July 14 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday July 29, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_mcadult 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Wednesday Night Book Chat Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

This year's summer reading theme can mean anything from choosing an exotic vacation locale to skipping your favorite authors and exploring someone new. If you're feeling the need to branch out to a different genre or even to hear other's opinions on your favorite series, why not join our Wednesday Night Book Chats. We'll discuss books we love and those we've never considered before, and create a Reader's Advisory List to help others escape the ordinary in their reading too.

We'll end the month by reading and discussing The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. A journalist by trade, Ms. Hawkins escaped her ordinary by writing this exciting thriller.

Come let your voice be heard. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Thursday July 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Main Library - Every Hero Is Honest Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

What are heroes really  like? Do they always tell the truth? Kids from 6 months to 6 years (not entering kindergarten) and their caregivers, are invited to find out!

Come to the Main Library for books, songs, fingerplays and more as we celebrate our Every Hero Has A Story summer reading theme.

Space is limited to 30 children plus their caregivers. Younger and older siblings are also welcome. Please complete a separate registration for each child participating in the program. Registration begins July 13.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_trophy 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Main Library - Hero In You: War Hero Dioramas Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Kids entering grades 4-6 are invited to help us Unmask the truth about what makes a hero "super." Come to Main Library for a book talk and hands-on activity on Thursdays in July. This week's activity - we'll create a war hero diorama.

Intended for kids entering grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. Space is limited to 30. Please complete a separate registration form for each child participating in the program. Registration begins July 13.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Tuesday August 4, 2015 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to Boomer the Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boomer is back for the summer and can't wait to hear your story!

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautifully patient Golden Retriever and member of Therapy Dogs International with his human, Linda Justesen. 

Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Boomer provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading.  You must sign up for a specific time slot: 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 or 2:45. Registration begins July 21 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
 
anim_dog_scottie 6:30 PM  -  7:30 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 Flounder, a beautiful and patient Newfoundland therapy dog. Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Flounder provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading. Flounder never interrupts or criticizes!

Each child signs up for a specific time slot: 6:30, 6:45, 7:00 or 7:15. Registration begins July 21 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

Flounder is a brown Newfoundland much like the dog pictured above.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday August 5, 2015 Go To Top
rec_sudoku.GIF 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Main Library - Summer of Numbers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

 Warm up your math brain for school with Bedtime Math's Summer of Numbers program. This four-week program, for children entering grades K-5, presents math through creative, fun, hands-on activities.

Class will be held every Wednesday night in August. Space is limited to 20 and children are encouraged to register for all four weeks to get the full benefit. Registration for tonight's program begins July 22, please complete a separate form for each child participating.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Tuesday August 11, 2015 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to Boomer the Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boomer is back for the summer and can't wait to hear your story!

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautifully patient Golden Retriever and member of Therapy Dogs International with his human, Linda Justesen. 

Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Boomer provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading.  You must sign up for a specific time slot: 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 or 2:45. Registration begins July 28 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday August 12, 2015 Go To Top
rec_sudoku.GIF 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Main Library - Summer of Numbers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

 Warm up your math brain for school with Bedtime Math's Summer of Numbers program. This four-week program, for children entering grades K-5, presents math through creative, fun, hands-on activities.

Class will be held every Wednesday night in August. Space is limited to 20 and children are encouraged to register for all four weeks to get the full benefit. Registration for tonight's program begins July 29, please complete a separate form for each child participating.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Friday August 14, 2015 Go To Top
anim_turtle 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Summer Reading Wrap Up - Rizzo's Reptiles Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rizzo's Amazing Reptiles stimulate the senses by allowing children to see, smell, listen to and even touch a wide variety of lizards, frogs, turtles, insects. . .even an alligator and a Burmese python. We'd claim it's a show for all the senses but licking is strictly prohibited! smiley

This is the closing program for all the heroic participants in this year's Summer Reading adventure and is a great opportunity to turn in final reading logs and collect prizes. However, space is limited by room capacity. Please complete a separate registration form for each family member attending the program. Registration begins August 1.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Tuesday August 18, 2015 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to Boomer the Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boomer is back for the summer and can't wait to hear your story!

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautifully patient Golden Retriever and member of Therapy Dogs International with his human, Linda Justesen. 

Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Boomer provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading.  You must sign up for a specific time slot: 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 or 2:45. Registration begins August 4 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
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Wednesday August 19, 2015 Go To Top
rec_sudoku.GIF 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Main Library - Summer of Numbers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

 Warm up your math brain for school with Bedtime Math's Summer of Numbers program. This four-week program, for children entering grades K-5, presents math through creative, fun, hands-on activities.

Class will be held every Wednesday night in August. Space is limited to 20 and children are encouraged to register for all four weeks to get the full benefit. Registration for tonight's program begins August 5, please complete a separate form for each child participating.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Thursday August 20, 2015 Go To Top
nat_sun 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Main Library - Technology: A Look at the Sun Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Students entering grades 6-9 are invited to explore the center of our solar system with a look through a white light solar telescope.

Lucian Sadowski from the Collaboration Innovation Lab at Picatinny Arsenal will lead this informative presentation and show participants how a solar telescope works.

Space is limited to 30. Please register beginning August 6.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
Tuesday August 25, 2015 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Read Aloud to Boomer the Therapy Dog Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Boomer is back for the summer and can't wait to hear your story!

Children ages 5-10 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautifully patient Golden Retriever and member of Therapy Dogs International with his human, Linda Justesen. 

Each child will be allowed a full 10 minutes of one-on-one reading time. Boomer provides an uncritical ear while the children gain self-esteem, confidence, public speaking skills and a love of reading.  You must sign up for a specific time slot: 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 or 2:45. Registration begins August 11 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 to read or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday August 26, 2015 Go To Top
rec_sudoku.GIF 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Main Library - Summer of Numbers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

 Warm up your math brain for school with Bedtime Math's Summer of Numbers program. This four-week program, for children entering grades K-5, presents math through creative, fun, hands-on activities.

Class will be held every Wednesday night in August. Space is limited to 20 and children are encouraged to register for all four weeks to get the full benefit. Registration for tonight's program begins August 12, please complete a separate form for each child participating.

    Location: Main Library
    The registration period has not begun.
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