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Sunday October 22, 2017
   3:45 PM  -  5:00 PM Social Justice Series (Middle School Students)  
   

Students will be given publication, public speaking, teaching, and leadership opportunities. 

Please register. 

    Location: West Windsor Branch

Monday October 23, 2017
   9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: Glowing Eyeballs  
    Contact:    448-1330   
   

Turn a tea light and a ping pong ball into a craft so fun it's scary!
For ages 9 and up.
Ask at the reference desk for your craft kit starting Monday, October 2nd.
Supplies are limited.  Kits are handed out on a first come, first serve basis.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch

Wednesday October 25, 2017
   9:30 AM Twin Rivers Friends of the Library Book Sale  
    Contact: circulation   609-448-1880   
   

Twin Rivers Fall Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Presale for Friends Members only:  October 25:  9:30-11 am (join at the door)

Regular Sale Begins:  October 25 (11 am) - October 28 (during library hours)

All funds raised will support library programs and materials for the Twin Rivers Branch.

 

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
   5:00 PM Teen/tween craft  
    Contact: Twin Rivers Staff   609-443-1880   twinprogs@mcl.org
   

Sock mittens! Learn how to upcycle a pair of socks into a pair of cozy mittens.

Bring your own socks.

For ages 12-17.

Registration is suggested.

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
   7:00 PM Wearable Glow-in-the-Dark Spider Webs, for ages 9-16  
   

For ages 9-16.

Need a spooky Halloween accessory or a way to stand out on a dark Halloween night?  Make a spider web out of glow-in-the-dark paint, and wear it around your neck or pinned onto your clothes!

Online registration is required.

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

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch

Thursday October 26, 2017
   9:30 AM Twin Rivers Friends of the Library Book Sale  
    Contact: circulation   609-448-1880   
   

Twin Rivers Fall Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Presale for Friends Members only:  October 25:  9:30-11 am (join at the door)

Regular Sale Begins:  October 25 (11 am) - October 28 (during library hours)

All funds raised will support library programs and materials for the Twin Rivers Branch.

 

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch
   9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: Candy-Throwing Catapult  
   

* Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for making a candy-launching catapult!  Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it together!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

Kits are available throughout the month during regular library hours, while supplies last.

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch
   6:00 PM  -  6:45 PM Teen Cooking Class (Ages 12-17)  
   

Learn and create easy no-bake recipes. 

Registration required. All materials provided. 

    Location: West Windsor Branch

Friday October 27, 2017
   9:30 AM Twin Rivers Friends of the Library Book Sale  
    Contact: circulation   609-448-1880   
   

Twin Rivers Fall Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Presale for Friends Members only:  October 25:  9:30-11 am (join at the door)

Regular Sale Begins:  October 25 (11 am) - October 28 (during library hours)

All funds raised will support library programs and materials for the Twin Rivers Branch.

 

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch

Saturday October 28, 2017
   9:30 AM Twin Rivers Friends of the Library Book Sale  
    Contact: circulation   609-448-1880   
   

Twin Rivers Fall Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Presale for Friends Members only:  October 25:  9:30-11 am (join at the door)

Regular Sale Begins:  October 25 (11 am) - October 28 (during library hours)

All funds raised will support library programs and materials for the Twin Rivers Branch.

 

    Location: Twin Rivers Branch

Monday October 30, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Maker Monday (Ages 12-17)  
   

Paint a glow-in-the-dark pumpkin!

Materials provided.

Registration required. 

    Location: West Windsor Branch

Wednesday November 1, 2017
   9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: DIY Smartphone Speakers  
    Contact:    448-1330   
   

All you need are plastic cups and a toilet paper tube and you can make your own smartphone speakers!
For ages 9 and up.
Ask at the reference desk for your craft kit starting Wednesday, November 1st.
Supplies are limited.  Kits are handed out on a first come, first serve basis.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch
   9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: CD Mosaic Photo Frame!  
   

* Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for making a mosaic frame from a recycled CD!  Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it together!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

Kits are available throughout the month during regular library hours, while supplies last.

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch

Monday November 6, 2017
   9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: DIY Smartphone Speakers  
    Contact:    448-1330   
   

All you need are plastic cups and a toilet paper tube and you can make your own smartphone speakers!
For ages 9 and up.
Ask at the reference desk for your craft kit starting Wednesday, November 1st.
Supplies are limited.  Kits are handed out on a first come, first serve basis.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch

Tuesday November 7, 2017
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Election Day  
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.
   2:00 PM Teen and Tween Yoga  
    Contact:    448-1330   
   

Join us for Yoga and mindfulness for ages 9 to 18 years old.
Beginners welcome
Mats are provided.
Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a water bottle.
Registration is required online starting Monday, October 16th.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch

Thursday November 9, 2017
   4:00 PM Teen Pinterest & Facebook Magnets, for ages 9-16  
   

For ages 9-16.

Make a real-life Pinterest pin and a real-life Facebook “Like” button… as magnets!  Use them to add fun to your refrigerator and to draw attention to your photos and lists.

Online registration is required.

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

    Location: Lawrence Branch

Friday November 10, 2017
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Veterans Day Observed  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Monday November 13, 2017
   9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: DIY Smartphone Speakers  
    Contact:    448-1330   
   

All you need are plastic cups and a toilet paper tube and you can make your own smartphone speakers!
For ages 9 and up.
Ask at the reference desk for your craft kit starting Wednesday, November 1st.
Supplies are limited.  Kits are handed out on a first come, first serve basis.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch

Tuesday November 14, 2017
   7:00 PM Young Adult Sci-Fi and Fantasy Book Club,  
   

. “Drowned” by Nichola Reilly will be discussed. 

Teens and adults are welcome!

Light Refreshments! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Ewing Branch

Monday November 20, 2017
   9:35 AM Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: DIY Smartphone Speakers  
    Contact:    448-1330   
   

All you need are plastic cups and a toilet paper tube and you can make your own smartphone speakers!
For ages 9 and up.
Ask at the reference desk for your craft kit starting Wednesday, November 1st.
Supplies are limited.  Kits are handed out on a first come, first serve basis.

    Location: Hickory Corner Branch

Thursday November 23, 2017
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Thanksgiving Day  
    All branches are closed.

Friday November 24, 2017
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Day After Thanksgiving  
    The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.

Monday November 27, 2017
   9:35 AM Teen Take-Out Craft: CD Mosaic Photo Frame!  
   

* Available all month! *

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

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for making a mosaic frame from a recycled CD!  Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it together!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

Kits are available throughout the month during regular library hours, while supplies last.

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

    Location: Lawrence Branch

Wednesday November 29, 2017
   6:30 PM Teen Pinterest & Facebook Magnets, for ages 9-16  
   

For ages 9-16.

Make a real-life Pinterest pin and a real-life Facebook “Like” button… as magnets!  Use them to add fun to your refrigerator and to draw attention to your photos and lists.

Online registration is required.

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

    Location: Lawrence Branch

Sunday December 24, 2017
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas Eve  
   

All branches will be closed.


Monday December 25, 2017
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas  
   

All branches are closed.


Sunday December 31, 2017
   12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Eve  
   

All branches will be closed.


Monday January 1, 2018
   12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Day  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday January 15, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Martin Luther King Day  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Monday February 19, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM President's Day  
   

All branches are closed.


Friday March 30, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Good Friday  
   

All branches are closed.


Sunday April 1, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Easter  
   

All branches are closed.


Saturday May 26, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Sunday May 27, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday May 28, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Wednesday July 4, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Fourth of July  
   

All branches are closed.


Saturday September 1, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Sunday September 2, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday September 3, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday October 8, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Columbus Day  
   

All branches are closed.


Tuesday November 6, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Election Day  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Monday November 12, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Veterans Day Observed  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Thursday November 22, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Thanksgiving Day  
   

All branches are closed.


Friday November 23, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Day After Thanksgiving  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Monday December 24, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas Eve  
   

All branches will close at 3:00pm.


Tuesday December 25, 2018
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday December 31, 2018
   12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Eve  
   

All branches will close at 3:00pm.


Tuesday January 1, 2019
   12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Day  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday January 21, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Martin Luther King Day  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Monday February 18, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM President's Day  
   

All branches are closed.


Friday April 19, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Good Friday  
   

All branches are closed.


Sunday April 21, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Easter  
   

All branches are closed.


Saturday May 25, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Sunday May 26, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday May 27, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Memorial Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Thursday July 4, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Fourth of July  
   

All branches are closed.


Saturday August 31, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Sunday September 1, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday September 2, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Labor Day Weekend  
   

All branches are closed.


Monday October 14, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Columbus Day  
   

All branches are closed.


Tuesday November 5, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Election Day  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Monday November 11, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Veterans Day  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Thursday November 28, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Thanksgiving Day  
   

All branches are closed.


Friday November 29, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Day After Thanksgiving  
   

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.


Tuesday December 24, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas Eve  
   

All branches will close at 3:00pm.


Wednesday December 25, 2019
   12:05 AM  -  11:55 PM Christmas  
   

All branches are closed.


Tuesday December 31, 2019
   12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Eve  
   

All branches will close at 3:00pm.


Wednesday January 1, 2020
   12:55 AM  -  11:55 PM New Year's Day  
   

All branches are closed.


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