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Friday September 19, 2014 Go To Top
misc_hammer 4:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Sussex Wantage - Mini Maker Faire Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A Maker Faire is an event that celebrates arts, crafts, engineering and science projects, and do-it-yourselfers of all ages.

Our Mini Maker Faire will feature stations that allow you to be creative and make traditional objects in whole new ways. The hands-on exhibits will include  mini computers, gardening, textiles, video game production, woodworking, machine dissection, puppet making and more.

This is a four hour "discovery faire" is for kids and adults of all ages. Come explore any time between 4:00-8:00 p.m. No registration is required. While you're here you can also learn about future technology programs being hosted at the libraries.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
 
misc_new_red 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Sussex Wantage - SUGRU Build Night Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

We are one of just 125 locations nationwide to be chosen by Instructables.com to host a special "build night" featuring SUGRU, an incredibly innovative product that starts as a putty then sets overnight into a flexible, silicone finish. SUGRU has been used for everything from repairing dishwashers to securing a camera for launch into space. It's waterproof, works in extreme temperatures, and creates a flexible bond that is perfect for fixing or customizing almost anything you can think of.

And speaking of anything you can think of. . .adults and teens in grades 7 and up are invited to come experiment with SUGRU as part of tonight's Maker Faire. If you can think up unique new ways to use this product you can help the Sussex County Library win cool prizes. So click HERE to learn more about this "fix of the future" and then register below to experience SUGRU for yourself.

Space is limited and registration begins September 2.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
   
Saturday September 20, 2014 Go To Top
rec_paintpalette 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Sussex Wantage - Introduction to Watercolor Painting: Adding Color Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Local artist, Sally Stansfield, is conducting a series of four introductory watercolor classes. Each 2-hour class is open to just 12 participants of high school age and above. Each class teaches a different watercolor technique, can be taken as stand-alone instruction, and requires a separate registration. They are as follows:

  • September 13 - Monochrome Watercolor Landscapes (registration begins 8/30/14)
  • September 20 - Adding Color (registration begins 9/6/14)
  • September 27 - Extra Techniques (registration begins 9/13/14)
  • October 4 - Winter Scene (registration begins 9/20/14)

These free classes are made possible through the generosity of the Friends of the Sussex-Wantage Library. Please register here beginning September 6 for Adding Color.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
   
 
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.
 
rec_origami_crane 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Main Library - Onigiri Animanga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Onigiri Animanga Club meets the first Friday and third Saturday of each month in the Community Room at Main Library. Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join in as we discuss our favorite manga, watch anime, indulge in cosplay, try interesting snacks and more. Come join the fun and help us plan this year's Halloween bash. New members are always welcome, no registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Sunday September 21, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none Banned Books Week Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

It's Banned Books Week (September 21-27). This year's theme is comic and graphic novels. Check out the website - bannedbooksweek.org - for ideas on how to participate and/or check-out and read a challenged book from your local Sussex County Library branch.

 
misc_globe 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Dorothy Henry - World War I: The Causes, The War, The Aftermath Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Dorothy Henry Friends of the Library are sponsoring a presentation by Helen Simpkins on World War I: The Causes, The War, The Aftermath.

This free presentation is recommended for adults and teens in grades 7 and older. Free refreshments will follow the presentation. No registration required.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
Monday September 22, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Sussex Wantage - 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 Sussex-Wantage Branch 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: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Sussex Wantage - 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.

Sussex-Wantage

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 20 spaces available.
 
school_chemistry1 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Sussex Wantage - Silly Science Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in after school at the  Sussex-Wantage branch for some "silly science" fun. We'll try a new experiment every Monday from September 8 - October 6.

The experiments are geared to kids in grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. We ask that each participating "scientist" complete their own registration form so that we have enough supplies for all. Registration begins August 25.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 29 spaces available.
 
misc_familytree 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Dennis - PJ Holiday Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Pack up the family and come to the Dennis branch for an evening story time about September holidays. Kids in PJs are welcome.

Space is limited. Please register beginning August 29. Walk-ins are welcome if space allows.

    Location: Dennis
        There are 8 spaces available.
Tuesday September 23, 2014 Go To Top
anim_dog_scottie 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Louise Childs - 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:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30 or 4:45. Registration begins September 9 and is in person or over the phone by calling the Louise Childs Branch at 973 770-1000. 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: Louise Childs
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misc_familytree 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Dorothy Henry - PJ Holiday Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Pack up the family and come to the Dorothy Henry branch for an evening story time about September holidays. Kids in PJs are welcome.

Space is limited. Please register beginning August 29. Walk-ins are welcome if space allows.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Main Library - American Classics Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The American Classics Book Club is dedicated to reading and discussing the great novels that were underappreciated when you were forced to read them in high school. The club meets the 4th Tuesday of each month in the community room at Main Library. The selection for September is Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury.

New members are always welcome, no registration required. For more information email to doe_bunny@yahoo.com.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday September 24, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Dorothy Henry - 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 Dorothy Henry Branch 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: Dorothy Henry
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dorothy Henry - 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.

Dorothy Henry

    Location: Dorothy Henry
        There are 18 spaces available.
 
school_chemistry1 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Dorothy Henry - Silly Science Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in after school at the Dorothy Henry branch for some "silly science" fun. We'll try a new experiment every Wednesday from September 10 - October 8.

The experiments are geared to kids in grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. We ask that each participating "scientist" complete their own registration form so that we have enough supplies for all. Registration begins August 25.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
elect_laptop.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:45 PM Sussex Wantage - Minecraft Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Minecraft Club now meets in three locations each month. The September meetings are:

  •  Louise Childs - Monday, September 15
  •   Main Library - No meeting in September - instead come see us at the Maker Faire at Sussex-Wantage on September 19
  •   Sussex-Wantage - Wednesday, September 24

Come join the fun and meet other Minecraft-minded teens and preteens. Bring your laptop or other device if you can. A limited number of library laptops are also available.

For kids in grades 5 and up only. Space is limited. Please register here beginning September 10th for the session at the Sussex-Wantage branch.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_familytree 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Sussex Wantage - PJ Holiday Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Pack up the family and come to the Sussex Wantage branch for an evening story time about September holidays. Kids in PJs are welcome.

Space is limited. Please register beginning August 29. Walk-ins are welcome if space allows.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 17 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
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Friday September 26, 2014 Go To Top
ent_conductor 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Sussex Wantage - Sing With Me Family Music Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sussex-Wantage Branch Library   973 875-3940   
   

Join us for a fun family music class for children from birth through age 5 and the adults who love them. During this free, 45-minute class, caretakers and children alike will dance and have fun experiencing music, rhythmic rhymes, movement activities, and instrumental jam sessions. There will be drums of all sorts, bells, triangles, shakers, rhythm sticks, scarves, maracas, and more! 

Sponsored through the generosity of the Friends of the Sussex-Wantage Library, this free class will meet for a total of four sessions from September 12 through October 10. Space is limited to a total of 20 children for per class, and each child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will also participate.

Due to the space limitation you must complete a registration form for each child participating and you must also register separately for each class date. Please register here beginning September 12 for the September 26 session.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
   
 
rec_legoguy 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Franklin - 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. (today!)
  • 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. (September 20)
  • Sussex-Wantage: 2nd Wednesday of each month from 5:00-6:30 p.m. September 10)

Register here beginning September 11 for LEGO Club at the Franklin branch.

    Location: Franklin
        There are 25 spaces available.
Saturday September 27, 2014 Go To Top
rec_paintpalette 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Sussex Wantage - Introduction to Watercolor Painting: Extra Techniques Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Local artist, Sally Stansfield, is conducting a series of four introductory watercolor classes. Each 2-hour class is open to just 12 participants of high school age and above. Each class teaches a different watercolor technique, can be taken as stand-alone instruction, and requires a separate registration. They are as follows:

  • September 13 - Monochrome Watercolor Landscapes (registration begins 8/30/14)
  • September 20 - Adding Color (registration begins 9/6/14)
  • September 27 - Extra Techniques (registration begins 9/13/14)
  • October 4 - Winter Scene (registration begins 9/20/14)

These free classes are made possible through the generosity of the Friends of the Sussex-Wantage Library. Please register here beginning September 13 for Extra Techniques.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
   
 
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
 
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.
 
nat_lightning 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Sussex Wantage - From Wreckage to Wood Sculpture: Hurricane Sandy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Like many of us Dan Freed was very affected by Hurricane Sandy. But unlike most of us, he took the devastation as inspiration to create Hurricane Sandy Brought to Justice in Sussex County, an award-winning sculpture created from broken trees left behind by the storm.

Families and children of all ages, especially aspiring young artists, are invited to see the sculpture and learn about how it was made. Mr. Freed will show examples of the materials he used, many of which are touchable by little hands, as well as a range of tools and wood working techniques.

Hurricane Sandy Brought to Justice in Sussex County will be on display through October 31st but to meet the artist register below and join us in the Community Room today. Registration is preferred but walk-ins will be welcome if space allows.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 55 spaces available.
Monday September 29, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Sussex Wantage - 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 Sussex-Wantage Branch 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: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Sussex Wantage - 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.

Sussex-Wantage

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 22 spaces available.
 
school_chemistry1 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Sussex Wantage - Silly Science Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in after school at the  Sussex-Wantage branch for some "silly science" fun. We'll try a new experiment every Monday from September 8 - October 6.

The experiments are geared to kids in grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. We ask that each participating "scientist" complete their own registration form so that we have enough supplies for all. Registration begins August 25.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 29 spaces available.
 
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.
Tuesday September 30, 2014 Go To Top
misc_new_white 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Louise Childs - 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 the Louise Childs branch this program will also be held on Wednesday, October 8 at Sussex-Wantage. Registration is required for each date and begins September 15. Please register here for Louise Childs.

    Location: Louise Childs
        There are 25 spaces available.
Wednesday October 1, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Dorothy Henry - 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 Dorothy Henry Branch 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: Dorothy Henry
        There are 15 spaces available.
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lib_bookflipping 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Louise Childs - LC Readers Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The LC Readers will meet the first Wednesday of selected months from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Group picks will focus on thought-provoking, enjoyable, contemporary literature with occasional discussion of classical literature and notable nonfiction as well.

For our October meeting the group will read and discuss Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. The book is available throughout the Sussex County Library System including in eBook format. Click on the title to be linked to our catalog and request a copy in the format and at the location most convenient to you.

All interested parties are welcome, no registration required. For more information call or email Regina Bohn at 973 770-1000 or rbohn@sussexcountylibrary.org.

    Location: Louise Childs
 
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dorothy Henry - 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.

Dorothy Henry

    Location: Dorothy Henry
        There are 21 spaces available.
 
school_chemistry1 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Dorothy Henry - Silly Science Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in after school at the Dorothy Henry branch for some "silly science" fun. We'll try a new experiment every Wednesday from September 10 - October 8.

The experiments are geared to kids in grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. We ask that each participating "scientist" complete their own registration form so that we have enough supplies for all. Registration begins August 25.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_genealogy1 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Main Library - Technology Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Gaming Night and Minecraft Club have been rolled into a brand new venture - Technology Club. Each month we'll introduce new software and apps and then turn you loose to play Minecraft, videogames, etc. Today we'll be trying out Scratch 2.0 which allows you to use simple programming to make video-type games. Bring your own laptop or tablet if possible.

Technology Club is for kids in grades 4 and up. Registration is preferred and begins September 17. Walk-ins will be welcomed if space allows.

    Location: Main Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_new_yellow 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Teen Build Nights Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Main Library will be hosting two Build Nights sponsored by Instructables.com. We will continue to explore SUGRU, a putty that sets as rubber overnight, and add a DODOcase Cardboard Virtual Reality challenge.

In both cases the idea is to come up with new and/or improved ways to use the products provided by Instructables in order to win cool prizes for the Sussex County Library System.

Kids in grade 7 up through adults are invited to join in the fun and create something new.  Registration begins September 17.

    Location: Main Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_quilt2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club meets at the Sussex-Wantage Library on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month at 7:00 p.m. All levels of quilters are welcome. For questions please contact Terri at 973 875-9791.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
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
 
rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Franklin - Gaming at Franklin with Markorama Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join in the fun at Franklin and learn to play exciting, interactive, 3-D board games. The games Rampage and King of Tokyo will be available. Both games involve giant monsters with loud roars and special powers who are on a quest to rule your opponents and the world.

Mark and Hope Miladinovich of MarkoramaGames.com will be on hand to direct the play and help the group come up with ideas for future gaming nights.

The games are for players ages 8 and older. Please complete a separate registration for each player, noting their age, so that we may have other, age-appropriate games available.

    Location: Franklin
        There are 15 spaces available.
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Friday October 3, 2014 Go To Top
ent_conductor 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Sussex Wantage - Sing With Me Family Music Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sussex-Wantage Branch Library   973 875-3940   
   

Join us for a fun family music class for children from birth through age 5 and the adults who love them. During this free, 45-minute class, caretakers and children alike will dance and have fun experiencing music, rhythmic rhymes, movement activities, and instrumental jam sessions. There will be drums of all sorts, bells, triangles, shakers, rhythm sticks, scarves, maracas, and more! 

Sponsored through the generosity of the Friends of the Sussex-Wantage Library, this free class will meet for a total of four sessions from September 12 through October 10. Space is limited to a total of 20 children for per class, and each child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will also participate.

Due to the space limitation you must complete a registration form for each child participating and you must also register separately for each class date. Please register here beginning September 19 for the October 3 session.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
   
 
rec_origami_crane 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Main Library - Onigiri Animanga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Onigiri Animanga Club meets the first Friday and third Saturday of each month in the Community Room at Main Library. Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join in as we discuss our favorite manga, watch anime, indulge in cosplay, try interesting snacks and more. Come join the fun and help us put the finishing touches on this year's Halloween bash. New members are always welcome, no registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Saturday October 4, 2014 Go To Top
rec_paintpalette 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Sussex Wantage - Introduction to Watercolor Painting: Winter Scene Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Local artist, Sally Stansfield, is conducting a series of four introductory watercolor classes. Each 2-hour class is open to just 12 participants of high school age and above. Each class teaches a different watercolor technique, can be taken as stand-alone instruction, and requires a separate registration. They are as follows:

  • September 13 - Monochrome Watercolor Landscapes (registration begins 8/30/14)
  • September 20 - Adding Color (registration begins 9/6/14)
  • September 27 - Extra Techniques (registration begins 9/13/14)
  • October 4 - Winter Scene (registration begins 9/20/14)

These free classes are made possible through the generosity of the Friends of the Sussex-Wantage Library. Please register here beginning September 20 for Winter Scene.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
    The registration period has not begun.
 
lib_book_sale 9:30 AM  -  3:00 PM Dorothy Henry - Friends of the Library Used Book Sale Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Dorothy Henry Friends of the Library are hosting a sale of gently used books and media. Great prices on items for all interests and ages. Children should be accompanied by an adult if purchasing things at the sale.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
 
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
 
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.
Sunday October 5, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none September 11 Is Star Wars Read Day Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Next Saturday, October 11, is Star Wars Read Day. We'll be celebrating all week with special displays at each branch and special, Star Wars LEGO build days at the following locations:

  • Dennis - October 6 at 3:00 p.m.
  • Sussex-Wantage - October 6 at 4:00 p.m. & October 8 at 5:00 p.m.
  • Main Library - October 7 at 3:30 p.m.
  • Dorothy Henry - October 8 at 3:30 p.m.

Please stop by and help us build Star Wars figures. We especially need older kids (grades 5 and up) to help us assemble the more complicated figures but all ages are welcome.

Monday October 6, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Sussex Wantage - 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 Sussex-Wantage Branch 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: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 21 spaces available.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Sussex Wantage - 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.

Sussex-Wantage

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 24 spaces available.
 
rec_legoguy 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Dennis - 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. (today!)
  • 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. (October 18)
  • 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 September 22 for LEGO Club at the Dennis Branch.

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
school_chemistry1 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Sussex Wantage - Silly Science Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in after school at the  Sussex-Wantage branch for some "silly science" fun. We'll try a new experiment every Monday from September 8 - October 6.

The experiments are geared to kids in grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. We ask that each participating "scientist" complete their own registration form so that we have enough supplies for all. Registration begins August 25.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 29 spaces available.
 
lib_book_signing 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - The Sussex BARDS Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      SussexBards@gmail.com
   

Writing is often a solitary craft, which is why BARDS offers a supportive and encouraging environment for both aspiring and experienced writers. Adults seeking to become published professionals or simply share their creativity with others are welcome. Feel free to share all styles and genres, from fiction to journalism. This program is recommended for aspiring writers ages 18+. No registration required.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
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Tuesday October 7, 2014 Go To Top
z_come_together.GIF 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Peer Group for the Blind and Visually Impaired Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nicole Pettit   201 317-6712   Nicole@pettitcorp.com
   

Members of this support group share their challenges and their and breakthroughs, practical advice and tips on new technologies to help  navigate the world if you are blind or visually impaired.

The group meets at Main Library the first Tuesday of each month and new members are always welcome.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday October 8, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Dorothy Henry - 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 Dorothy Henry Branch 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: Dorothy Henry
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dorothy Henry - 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.

Dorothy Henry

    Location: Dorothy Henry
        There are 22 spaces available.
 
school_chemistry1 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Dorothy Henry - Silly Science Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in after school at the Dorothy Henry branch for some "silly science" fun. We'll try a new experiment every Wednesday from September 10 - October 8.

The experiments are geared to kids in grades 4-6 but younger and older siblings are also welcome. We ask that each participating "scientist" complete their own registration form so that we have enough supplies for all. Registration begins August 25.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
rec_legoguy 5:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Sussex Wantage - 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. (October 18)
  • Sussex-Wantage: 2nd Wednesday of each month from 5:00-6:30 p.m. (today!)

Registration at each branch begins two weeks before the meeting date. Please register here beginning September 24 for LEGO Club at the Sussex-Wantage Branch.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_new_white 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Sussex Wantage - 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.

Registration is required and begins September 15.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
        There are 25 spaces available.
 
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Adult Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: memmetts@embarqmail.com   or   kbutler_upi@yahoo.com
   

The Adult Book Club meets in the Community Room at Main Library on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The book for October is The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert. New members are always welcome. No registration is required to attend.

    Location: Main Library
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.
 
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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rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Franklin - Gaming at Franklin with Markorama Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join in the fun at Franklin and learn to play exciting, interactive, 3-D board games. The games Rampage and King of Tokyo will be available. Both games involve giant monsters with loud roars and special powers who are on a quest to rule your opponents and the world.

Mark and Hope Miladinovich of MarkoramaGames.com will be on hand to direct the play and help the group come up with ideas for future gaming nights.

The games are for players ages 8 and older. Please complete a separate registration for each player, noting their age, so that we may have other, age-appropriate games available.

    Location: Franklin
        There are 18 spaces available.
Friday October 10, 2014 Go To Top
ent_conductor 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Sussex Wantage - Sing With Me Family Music Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sussex-Wantage Branch Library   973 875-3940   
   

Join us for a fun family music class for children from birth through age 5 and the adults who love them. During this free, 45-minute class, caretakers and children alike will dance and have fun experiencing music, rhythmic rhymes, movement activities, and instrumental jam sessions. There will be drums of all sorts, bells, triangles, shakers, rhythm sticks, scarves, maracas, and more! 

Sponsored through the generosity of the Friends of the Sussex-Wantage Library, this free class will meet for a total of four sessions from September 12 through October 10. Space is limited to a total of 20 children for per class, and each child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will also participate.

Due to the space limitation you must complete a registration form for each child participating and you must also register separately for each class date. Please register here beginning September 26 for the October 10 session.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
    The registration period has not begun.
Saturday October 11, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
Monday October 13, 2014 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
Tuesday October 14, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Dennis - 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 Dennis Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

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

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dennis - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins September 30. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Dennis Branch Library

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
office_dollarsign 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Main Library - Estate and Retirement Planning Seminar Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A representative from Thrivent Financial will present information about estate and retirement planning.

The SCLS provides meeting space only and in no way supports or endorses the information and opinions being presented.

    Location: Main Library
 
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
 
lib_bookpurple 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Dorothy Henry - Not Just Chick Lit Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

"Not Just Chick Lit" is a book club for enthusiastic readers, both men and women, who are interested in reading and discussing good literary fiction. This month we'll be reading and discussing A Killing in the Hills by Julia Keller.

Come join in the discussion. New members always welcome, no registration required.

Dorothy Henry Library

    Location: Dorothy Henry
 
office_dollarsign 7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Main Library - Estate and Retirement Planning Seminar Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A representative from Thrivent Financial will present information about estate and retirement planning.

The SCLS provides meeting space only and in no way supports or endorses the information and opinions being presented.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday October 15, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
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lib_book_mag 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Adult Fans of Teen Books Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

We are a group of adults and teens who love teen literature. Join us at Main Library the 3rd Wednesday of each month for fun, interesting discussion and light refreshments. No registration required.

Tonight's meeting will be in either the Teen area or the Law Room.

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_quilt2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club meets at the Sussex-Wantage Library on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month at 7:00 p.m. All levels of quilters are welcome. For questions please contact Terri at 973 875-9791.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
Thursday October 16, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Louise Childs - 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 Louise Childs Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 2. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Louise Childs - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 2. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Louise Childs Branch Library

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
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
 
rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Franklin - Gaming at Franklin with Markorama Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join in the fun at Franklin and learn to play exciting, interactive, 3-D board games. The games Rampage and King of Tokyo will be available. Both games involve giant monsters with loud roars and special powers who are on a quest to rule your opponents and the world.

Mark and Hope Miladinovich of MarkoramaGames.com will be on hand to direct the play and help the group come up with ideas for future gaming nights.

The games are for players ages 8 and older. Please complete a separate registration for each player, noting their age, so that we may have other, age-appropriate games available.

    Location: Franklin
        There are 17 spaces available.
Friday October 17, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Franklin - 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 Franklin Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 3. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
 
lib_book_sale 10:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Sussex Wantage - Fall Used Book Sale Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Thousands of used books, movies, music CDs and audiobooks will be on sale. There will also be a room devoted to special books. The event will wrap up with a $2.00 per bag sale on Saturday from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Due to limited storage space we will only be accepting donations for the sale from Saturday, October 11 through Wednesday, October 15. Donations of items in good condition should be packed in small boxes or double strength grocery bags. Sorry, but we cannot accept  textbooks, condensed books, encyclopedias or magazines.

Sussex-Wantage

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Franklin - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 3. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Franklin Branch Library

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
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.
 
lib_book_sale 10:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Sussex Wantage - Fall Used Book Sale Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Thousands of used books, movies, music CDs and audiobooks will be on sale. There will also be a room devoted to special books. The event will wrap up with a $2.00 per bag sale on Saturday from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Due to limited storage space we will only be accepting donations for the sale from Saturday, October 11 through Wednesday, October 15. Donations of items in good condition should be packed in small boxes or double strength grocery bags. Sorry, but we cannot accept  textbooks, condensed books, encyclopedias or magazines.

Sussex-Wantage

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
 
rec_origami_crane 2:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Main Library - Onigiri Animanga 4th Annual Halloween Bash Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join the Onigiri Animanga Club for their 4th Annual Halloween Bash. Come at 2:00 to help set up and stay till the end. There will be food, video games, karaoke, the King of Tokyo game and more! Come in cosplay or come as yourself.

If you've never been to an Onigiri Club meeting this is a great time to start. The club is for teens in grades 7-12 and new members are always welcome. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
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Monday October 20, 2014 Go To Top
elect_laptop.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Louise Childs - Minecraft Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Come to the Louise Childs Branch to meet other Minecraft-minded teens and preteens. Bring your laptop or other device if you can. A limited number of library laptops are also available.

For kids in grades 5 and up only. Space is limited. Please register here beginning October 6.

 

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
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.
 
anim_dog_scottie 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Dennis - 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 or Seeing Eye Puppy-in-Training.

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:  6:00, 6:15, 6:30 or 6:45 p.m. Registration is in person or over the phone by calling the Dennis Branch at 973 383-4810. Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.

    Location: Dennis
 
lib_book_signing 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - The Sussex BARDS Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      SussexBards@gmail.com
   

Writing is often a solitary craft, which is why BARDS offers a supportive and encouraging environment for both aspiring and experienced writers. Adults seeking to become published professionals or simply share their creativity with others are welcome. Feel free to share all styles and genres, from fiction to journalism. This program is recommended for aspiring writers ages 18+. No registration required.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
 
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
Tuesday October 21, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Dennis - 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 Dennis Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 7. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dennis - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 7. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Dennis Branch Library

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
office_dollarsign 3:00 PM  -  3:45 PM Dorothy Henry - Estate and Retirement Planning Seminar Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A representative from Thrivent Financial will present information about estate and retirement planning.

The SCLS provides meeting space only and in no way supports or endorses the information and opinions being presented.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
 
rec_legoguy 4:00 PM  -  5:15 PM Louise Childs - 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. (today!)
  • Main Library: 3rd Saturday of each month from 10:00-11:30 a.m. (October 18)
  • 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 7 for LEGO Club at the Louise Childs Branch.

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

Pack up the family and come to the Louise Childs Branch 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: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
holiday_witch_hat.GIF 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Louise Childs - 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: Louise Childs
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office_dollarsign 7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Dorothy Henry - Estate and Retirement Planning Seminar Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A representative from Thrivent Financial will present information about estate and retirement planning.

The SCLS provides meeting space only and in no way supports or endorses the information and opinions being presented.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
Wednesday October 22, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
elect_laptop.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:45 PM Sussex Wantage - Minecraft Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Come to the Sussex-Wantage Branch to meet other Minecraft-minded teens and preteens. Bring your laptop or other device if you can. A limited number of library laptops are also available.

For kids in grades 5 and up only. Space is limited. Please register here beginning October 8.

 

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_new_yellow 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Teen Build Nights Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Main Library will be hosting two Build Nights sponsored by Instructables.com. We will continue to explore SUGRU, a putty that sets as rubber overnight, and add a DODOcase Cardboard Virtual Reality challenge.

In both cases the idea is to come up with new and/or improved ways to use the products provided by Instructables in order to win cool prizes for the Sussex County Library System.

Kids in grade 7 up through adults are invited to join in the fun and create something new.  Registration begins September 17.

    Location: Main Library
        There are many spaces available.
Thursday October 23, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Louise Childs - 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 Louise Childs Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 9. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Louise Childs - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 9. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Louise Childs Branch Library

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
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
 
rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Franklin - Gaming at Franklin with Markorama Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join in the fun at Franklin and learn to play exciting, interactive, 3-D board games. The games Rampage and King of Tokyo will be available. Both games involve giant monsters with loud roars and special powers who are on a quest to rule your opponents and the world.

Mark and Hope Miladinovich of MarkoramaGames.com will be on hand to direct the play and help the group come up with ideas for future gaming nights.

The games are for players ages 8 and older. Please complete a separate registration for each player, noting their age, so that we may have other, age-appropriate games available.

    Location: Franklin
        There are 18 spaces available.
Friday October 24, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Franklin - 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 Franklin Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 10. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Franklin - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 10. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Franklin Branch Library

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
 
rec_legoguy 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Franklin - 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. (today!)
  • 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. (October 18)
  • 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 10 for LEGO Club at the Franklin Branch.

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
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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
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
 
office_pencil 12:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Main Library - Free SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Kaplan Test Prep Services will proctor an SAT/ACT combo practice test for college-bound high school students and then follow up with each test taker to review the results. You must bring a scientific calculator and #2 pencils and arrive early as the test will begin promptly at 12:30.

This is a great opportunity to shake off those pre-test jitters by getting familiar with the process and types of questions being asked, and it's absolutely free. However, YOU MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE. This event will be cancelled if there are not enough students registered. Registration begins October 11.

    The registration period has not begun.
 
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.
Sunday October 26, 2014 Go To Top
ent_guitar01 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Dorothy Henry - Ragtime Rascals Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Friends of the Dorothy Henry Library are pleased to present singer and guitarist Ken Lelen.

Mr. Lelen will sing songs from the World War I era while accompanying himself on a variety of vintage guitars.

This free concert is recommended for adults and students in grades 7 and up. Light refreshments to follow. No registration required.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
Monday October 27, 2014 Go To Top
office_dollarsign 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Dennis- Estate and Retirement Planning Seminar Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A representative from Thrivent Financial will present information about estate and retirement planning.

The SCLS provides meeting space only and in no way supports or endorses the information and opinions being presented.

    Location: Dennis
 
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.
 
holiday_pumpkin 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Dennis - PJ or Costume Holiday Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Pack up the family and come to the Dennis Branch 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: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
office_dollarsign 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Dennis- Estate and Retirement Planning Seminar Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A representative from Thrivent Financial will present information about estate and retirement planning.

The SCLS provides meeting space only and in no way supports or endorses the information and opinions being presented.

    Location: Dennis
 
holiday_witch_hat.GIF 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Dennis - 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: Dennis
Tuesday October 28, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Dennis - 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 Dennis Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 14. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dennis - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 14. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Dennis Branch Library

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

Pack up the family and come to the Dorothy Henry Branch 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: Dorothy Henry
    The registration period has not begun.
 
holiday_witch_hat.GIF 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Dorothy Henry - 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: Dorothy Henry
 
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Main Library - American Classics Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The American Classics Book Club is dedicated to reading and discussing the great novels that were underappreciated when you were forced to read them in high school. The club meets the 4th Tuesday of each month in the community room at Main Library. The selection for October is Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote.

New members are always welcome, no registration required. For more information email to doe_bunny@yahoo.com.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday October 29, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
holiday_pumpkin 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Sussex Wantage - PJ or Costume Holiday Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Pack up the family and come to the Sussex-Wantage Branch 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: Sussex-Wantage
    The registration period has not begun.
 
holiday_witch_hat.GIF 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Sussex Wantage - 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: Sussex-Wantage
Thursday October 30, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Louise Childs - 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 Louise Childs Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 16. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Louise Childs - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 16. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Louise Childs Branch Library

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
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
 
rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Franklin - Gaming at Franklin with Markorama Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join in the fun at Franklin and learn to play exciting, interactive, 3-D board games. The games Rampage and King of Tokyo will be available. Both games involve giant monsters with loud roars and special powers who are on a quest to rule your opponents and the world.

Mark and Hope Miladinovich of MarkoramaGames.com will be on hand to direct the play and help the group come up with ideas for future gaming nights.

The games are for players ages 8 and older. Please complete a separate registration for each player, noting their age, so that we may have other, age-appropriate games available.

    Location: Franklin
        There are 17 spaces available.
Friday October 31, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Franklin - 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 Franklin Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 17. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
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z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Franklin - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 17. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Franklin Branch Library

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
 
holiday_pumpkin 3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Franklin - Costume Holiday Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Kids in preschool through third grade are invited to the Franklin Branch for an afternoon story time about October holidays. Come in costume and stay for the Halloween parade immediately following. Younger and older siblings also welcome.

Space is limited. Please register beginning October 6. Walk-ins are welcome if space allows.

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
 
holiday_witch_hat.GIF 4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Franklin - 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: Franklin
Saturday November 1, 2014 Go To Top
ent_conductor 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Louise Childs - Selections from Children of Eden Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The First Presbyterian Church of Sparta will preview musical and dramatic selections from their production of Children of Eden scheduled for December. The show features children in animal costumes presenting scenes from the story of Noah's Ark. This free show will be fun and entertaining for the entire family. No registration required.

    Location: Louise Childs
 
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
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.
 
lib_book_signing 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - The Sussex BARDS Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      SussexBards@gmail.com
   

Writing is often a solitary craft, which is why BARDS offers a supportive and encouraging environment for both aspiring and experienced writers. Adults seeking to become published professionals or simply share their creativity with others are welcome. Feel free to share all styles and genres, from fiction to journalism. This program is recommended for aspiring writers ages 18+. No registration required.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday November 4, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Dennis - 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 Dennis Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 21. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_come_together.GIF 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Peer Group for the Blind and Visually Impaired Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nicole Pettit   201 317-6712   Nicole@pettitcorp.com
   

Members of this support group share their challenges and their and breakthroughs, practical advice and tips on new technologies to help  navigate the world if you are blind or visually impaired.

The group meets at Main Library the first Tuesday of each month and new members are always welcome.

    Location: Main Library
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dennis - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 21. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Dennis Branch Library

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
Wednesday November 5, 2014 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Louise Childs - LC Readers Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The LC Readers will meet the first Wednesday of selected months from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Group picks will focus on thought-provoking, enjoyable, contemporary literature with occasional discussion of classical literature and notable nonfiction as well.

For our November meeting the group will read and discuss Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand. The book is available throughout the Sussex County Library System including in eBook format. Click on the title to be linked to our catalog and request a copy in the format and at the location most convenient to you.

All interested parties are welcome, no registration required. For more information call or email Regina Bohn at 973 770-1000 or rbohn@sussexcountylibrary.org.

    Location: Louise Childs
 
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
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rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_quilt2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club meets at the Sussex-Wantage Library on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month at 7:00 p.m. All levels of quilters are welcome. For questions please contact Terri at 973 875-9791.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
Thursday November 6, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Louise Childs - 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 Louise Childs Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 23. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Louise Childs - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 23. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Louise Childs Branch Library

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
Friday November 7, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Franklin - 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 Franklin Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 24. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Franklin - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 24. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Franklin Branch Library

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
Saturday November 8, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
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.
Tuesday November 11, 2014 Go To Top
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Wednesday November 12, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Adult Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: memmetts@embarqmail.com   or   kbutler_upi@yahoo.com
   

The Adult Book Club meets in the Community Room at Main Library on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The book for November is The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. New members are always welcome. No registration is required to attend.

    Location: Main Library
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Thursday November 13, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Louise Childs - 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 Louise Childs Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

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

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Louise Childs - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 30. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Louise Childs Branch Library

    Location: Louise Childs
    The registration period has not begun.
Friday November 14, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Franklin - 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 Franklin Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 31. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Franklin - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 31. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Franklin Branch Library

    Location: Franklin
    The registration period has not begun.
Sunday November 16, 2014 Go To Top
holiday_turkey 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Dorothy Henry - The Lenape-Delaware Indian Heritage Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A speaker from Lenape Lifeways will present slides, a lecture, stories, touchable objects and artifacts that illustrate traditional Lenape culture.

This free presentation is sponsored by the Friends of the Dorothy Henry Library, and is open to adults and children in middle school and older. Light refreshments will follow the presentation. No registration required.

    Location: Dorothy Henry
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.
 
lib_book_signing 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - The Sussex BARDS Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      SussexBards@gmail.com
   

Writing is often a solitary craft, which is why BARDS offers a supportive and encouraging environment for both aspiring and experienced writers. Adults seeking to become published professionals or simply share their creativity with others are welcome. Feel free to share all styles and genres, from fiction to journalism. This program is recommended for aspiring writers ages 18+. No registration required.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday November 18, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Dennis - 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 Dennis Branch Library for 30 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and more. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Registration  is limited to 30 participants and begins October 28. Please complete a separate form for each child participating in the program. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dennis - 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 is limited to 30 participants and begins October 28. Please complete a separate form for each child. Walk-ins are welcome only if space allows.

Dennis Branch Library

    Location: Dennis
    The registration period has not begun.
 
lib_bookpurple 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Dorothy Henry - Not Just Chick Lit Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

"Not Just Chick Lit" is a book club for enthusiastic readers, both men and women, who are interested in reading and discussing good literary fiction. This month we'll be reading and discussing The Reader by Bernhard Schlink.

Come join in the discussion. New members always welcome, no registration required.

Dorothy Henry Library

    Location: Dorothy Henry
Wednesday November 19, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
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misc_quilt2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club meets at the Sussex-Wantage Library on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month at 7:00 p.m. All levels of quilters are welcome. For questions please contact Terri at 973 875-9791.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
Saturday November 22, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
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.
Tuesday November 25, 2014 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Main Library - American Classics Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The American Classics Book Club is dedicated to reading and discussing the great novels that were underappreciated when you were forced to read them in high school. The club meets the 4th Tuesday of each month in the community room at Main Library. The selection for November is 1984 by George Orwell.

New members are always welcome, no registration required. For more information email to doe_bunny@yahoo.com.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday November 26, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Thursday November 27, 2014 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
Friday November 28, 2014 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
Saturday November 29, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
Monday December 1, 2014 Go To Top
lib_book_signing 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - The Sussex BARDS Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      SussexBards@gmail.com
   

Writing is often a solitary craft, which is why BARDS offers a supportive and encouraging environment for both aspiring and experienced writers. Adults seeking to become published professionals or simply share their creativity with others are welcome. Feel free to share all styles and genres, from fiction to journalism. This program is recommended for aspiring writers ages 18+. No registration required.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday December 2, 2014 Go To Top
z_come_together.GIF 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Peer Group for the Blind and Visually Impaired Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nicole Pettit   201 317-6712   Nicole@pettitcorp.com
   

Members of this support group share their challenges and their and breakthroughs, practical advice and tips on new technologies to help  navigate the world if you are blind or visually impaired.

The group meets at Main Library the first Tuesday of each month and new members are always welcome.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday December 3, 2014 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Louise Childs - LC Readers Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The LC Readers will meet the first Wednesday of selected months from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Group picks will focus on thought-provoking, enjoyable, contemporary literature with occasional discussion of classical literature and notable nonfiction as well.

For our December meeting the group will read and discuss The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The book is available throughout the Sussex County Library System. Click on the title to be linked to our catalog and request a copy in the format and at the location most convenient to you.

All interested parties are welcome, no registration required. For more information call or email Regina Bohn at 973 770-1000 or rbohn@sussexcountylibrary.org.

    Location: Louise Childs
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rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_quilt2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club meets at the Sussex-Wantage Library on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month at 7:00 p.m. All levels of quilters are welcome. For questions please contact Terri at 973 875-9791.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
Saturday December 6, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday December 10, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Adult Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      kbutler_upi@yahoo.com
   

The Adult Book Club meets in the Community Room at Main Library on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The book for December is The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot. New members are always welcome. No registration is required to attend.

    Location: Main Library
Saturday December 13, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
Monday December 15, 2014 Go To Top
lib_book_signing 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - The Sussex BARDS Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      SussexBards@gmail.com
   

Writing is often a solitary craft, which is why BARDS offers a supportive and encouraging environment for both aspiring and experienced writers. Adults seeking to become published professionals or simply share their creativity with others are welcome. Feel free to share all styles and genres, from fiction to journalism. This program is recommended for aspiring writers ages 18+. No registration required.

Main Library

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday December 17, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_quilt2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Sussex-Wantage Quilt Club meets at the Sussex-Wantage Library on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month at 7:00 p.m. All levels of quilters are welcome. For questions please contact Terri at 973 875-9791.

    Location: Sussex-Wantage
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Tuesday December 23, 2014 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Main Library - American Classics Book Club - No December Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The American Classics Book Club is dedicated to reading and discussing the great novels that were underappreciated when you were forced to read them in high school. The club usually meets the 4th Tuesday of each month in the community room at Main Library. The club will not meet in December but will resume on January 27th with a discussion of Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton.

New members are always welcome, no registration required. For more information send an email to doe_bunny@yahoo.com.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday December 24, 2014 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
Thursday December 25, 2014 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
Saturday December 27, 2014 Go To Top
rec_dance2 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Main Library - Yoga and Meditation with Jane Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jane Bielen Schear     janeschear@ptd.net
   

Local yoga instructor Jane Bielen Schear teaches a weekly yoga and meditation class for adults in the community room at Main Library. The yoga portion begins at 11:00 and runs for about 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of meditation. Participants need not stay the entire time. You can attend the yoga portion alone, come at Noon for the meditation or stay for the whole class.

This is a free program. No previous experience is necessary. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

No registration is required, but make sure you exchange contact information with Jane the first time you attend to be contacted about any scheduling changes. The group meets every Saturday except the third Saturday of the month.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday December 31, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Main Library - Beginner's Yoga Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Beginner's Yoga Club meets every Wednesday in the Community Room at the Main Library. No experience is necessary and no registration is required. Wear loose clothing and come prepared to relax and make new friends.

    Location: Main Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Main Library - Sussex County Library Needlers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Every Wednesday join other knitters, crocheters, embroiderers and counted cross stitchers at Main Library. Learn new stitches, make new friends and share patterns. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday January 14, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Adult Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      kbutler_upi@yahoo.com
   

The Adult Book Club meets in the Community Room at Main Library on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The book for January is The Fault In Our Stars by John Green. New members are always welcome. No registration is required to attend.

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday January 27, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Main Library - American Classics Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The American Classics Book Club is dedicated to reading and discussing the great novels that were underappreciated when you were forced to read them in high school. The club meets the 4th Tuesday of each month in the community room at Main Library. The selection for January is Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton.

New members are always welcome, no registration required. For more information email to doe_bunny@yahoo.com.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday February 11, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Adult Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      kbutler_upi@yahoo.com
   

The Adult Book Club meets in the Community Room at Main Library on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The book for February is Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl. New members are always welcome. No registration is required to attend.

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday February 24, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Main Library - American Classics Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The American Classics Book Club is dedicated to reading and discussing the great novels that were underappreciated when you were forced to read them in high school. The club meets the 4th Tuesday of each month in the community room at Main Library. The selection for February is The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck.

New members are always welcome, no registration required. For more information email to doe_bunny@yahoo.com.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday March 11, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Adult Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:      kbutler_upi@yahoo.com
   

The Adult Book Club meets in the Community Room at Main Library on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The book for March is The Hemingses of Monticello by Annette Gordon Reed. New members are always welcome. No registration is required to attend.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday April 8, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Main Library - Adult Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: memmetts@embarqmail.com   or   kbutler_upi@yahoo.com
   

The Adult Book Club meets in the Community Room at Main Library on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The book for April is Far From the Tree by Andrew Solomon. New members are always welcome. No registration is required to attend.

    Location: Main Library
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