List of Events

  

Sunday March 24, 2019
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Sunday Afternoon at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 2:00 p.m.
2:00 PM

Mary, Queen of Scots (2018, R), with Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie and Jack Lowden. Mary Stuart's attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution. Runtime: 124 min.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Monday March 25, 2019
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten
9:35 AM

Read a book to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. You may repeat books as often as you like.  You can reach 365 books in a year if you read every night; 730 books in two years; and 1,095 books in three years. Prizes given out for every 100 books read and recorded in the log.  Got questions?  See the youth services librarians.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Take Home Craft: a Kites
9:45 AM

For All Ages!

Instructions are included

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Toddler STEM
10:00 AM

For ages 1-3, with adult in the program.

Science and math for toddlers!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Happy Two’s Activity Time
10:30 AM

For children, age 2 years, with adult in the program.

Learn songs and rhymes!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Tuesday March 26, 2019
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Read and Play Story Time
10:30 AM

For children, ages 2-5 with adult in the program.

Stories and crafts!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Just Play!
11:15 AM

For children, ages 3-5 (with adult).

Open play with a variety of educational toys.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Booktalking: Adult Book Discussion Group
7:00 PM

Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Wednesday March 27, 2019
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Cat, Hat, Sat Story Time
10:00 AM

Cat, Hat, Sat rhyming words activity time.

For children, ages 3-4, with adult in the program.

Play rhyming games! 

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease
7:00 PM

Presented by Nicolette Vasco from the Alzheimer’s Association. Attendees will learn the difference between typical age-related changes and common signs of Alzheimer’s and dementia. This program will offer tips for how to approach someone about memory concerns and will explain the importance of early detection and benefits of diagnosis. Learn about possible tests and assessments for the diagnostic process and how to find helpful Alzheimer’s Association resources. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 49 spaces available.
Thursday March 28, 2019
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Mother Goose Activity Time
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Mother Goose Activity Time (recommended birth-18 months; siblings welcome)with adult in the program

Learn nursery rhymes and fingerplays!

No registration required.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Scribble Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For children ages 12 months to 36 months with caregiver in the program.

Children will enjoy using crayons, paint, and glue to hang on the refrigerator at home.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
6:30 PM

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 10 spaces available.
Friday March 29, 2019
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Wiggle, Jingle, Mingle and Giggle
10:35 AM

For children, ages 1-5 (with adult).

The focus of this program is designed to get children and their caregivers a chance to sing and shout, move and dance to

 rhymes, clapping songs and musical songs.  

Adult must remain in the program.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Play dough creations/ lego story time
11:00 AM

For children, ages 2-5, with caregiver in the program.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Saturday March 30, 2019
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Guided Meditation
10:00 AM

Relax and find your inner calm with our new Sahaja Yoga meditation program! Please wear comfortable clothing. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Sunday March 31, 2019
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Sunday Afternoon at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 2:00 p.m.
2:00 PM

A Star is Born (2018, R), with Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper and Sam Elliott. A musician helps a young singer find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral. Runtime: 136 min

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Sunday's DYI Crafts
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Monday April 1, 2019
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten
9:35 AM

Read a book to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. You may repeat books as often as you like.  You can reach 365 books in a year if you read every night; 730 books in two years; and 1,095 books in three years. Prizes given out for every 100 books read and recorded in the log.  Got questions?  See the youth services librarians.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Take Home Craft: Paper Umbrella
9:45 AM

For All Ages!

Instructions are included

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Toddler STEM
10:00 AM

For ages 1-3, with adult in the program.

Science and math for toddlers!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Happy Two’s Activity Time
10:30 AM

For children, age 2 years, with adult in the program.

Learn songs and rhymes!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Yarnworks
7:00 PM

Presented by Lee Pellegrino. Join fellow knitters and crocheters and tackle a new project or work on one you’ve already started.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Tuesday April 2, 2019
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Brain Games for Seniors
10:00 AM

Presented by LaDonia Carroll-Moultrie, LPN from Horizon BCBSNJ. Join us for a fun and interactive presentation; keep your mind sharp!  This presentation offers tips and tools to keep your brain humming along. We will be playing games and have exercise sessions that stimulate different areas of your brain to help increase your memory. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
 
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Read and Play Story Time
10:30 AM

For children, ages 2-5 with adult in the program.

Stories and crafts!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Play Group with Stories
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

For children, ages 3-5 (with adult)<p>

Open play with a variety of educational toys. 

<p>Storytime includes plenty of finger plays, songs and other participatory activities that

 help children learn important literacy skills.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Wednesday April 3, 2019
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Cat, Hat, Sat Story Time
10:00 AM

Cat, Hat, Sat rhyming words activity time.

For children, ages 3-4, with adult in the program.

Play rhyming games! 

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Thursday April 4, 2019
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Create a Red-Hot Resume
10:00 AM

Presented by Paul Martinetti. A one-on-one workshop for building a resume and conducting an effective job search. Four 30-minute individual appointments. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 4 spaces available.
 
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Mother Goose Activity Time
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Mother Goose Activity Time (recommended birth-18 months; siblings welcome)with adult in the program

Learn nursery rhymes and fingerplays!

No registration required.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Scribble Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For children ages 12 months to 36 months with caregiver in the program.

Children will enjoy using crayons, paint, and glue to hang on the refrigerator at home.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Poetry Program
4:30 PM

April is National Poetry Month.  Thursday, April 4, 4:30 p.m.; Thursday, April 11, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, 17, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 24, 4:30 p.m.

All Ages!

Share your poem written in the library or at home and read it aloud in the children’s activity room.

  All participants will receive a small journal! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
6:30 PM

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 10 spaces available.
 
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Three Centuries of African-American History in Trenton
7:00 PM

Learn about the people and places associated with Trenton's African-American community from its founding to the mid-twentieth century. Presented by Jennifer B. Leynes, author of Three Centuries of African-American History in Trenton: Significant People and Places, which was published by the Trenton Historical Society with support from the New Jersey Historical Commission. She serves on the Trenton Landmarks Commission and is employed as a Historic Preservation Specialist by the New Jersey Historic Preservation Office. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 49 spaces available.
Friday April 5, 2019
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Sahaja Mediation
10:00 AM

For children ages, 2-6

An introduction to mediation and energy centers.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Wiggle, Jingle, Mingle and Giggle
10:30 AM

For children, ages 1-5 (with adult).

The focus of this program is designed to get children and their caregivers a chance to sing and shout, move and dance to

 rhymes, clapping songs and musical songs.  

Adult must remain in the program.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Play dough creations/ lego story time
11:00 AM

For children, ages 2-5, with caregiver in the program.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Saturday April 6, 2019
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Guided Meditation
10:00 AM

Relax and find your inner calm with our new Sahaja Yoga meditation program! Please wear comfortable clothing. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
 
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Yarnworks
2:00 PM

Presented by Lee Pellegrino. Join fellow knitters and crocheters and tackle a new project or work on one you’ve already started.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Sunday April 7, 2019
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Sunday’s Open Craft Table: DIY Spring Crafts
2:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Sunday, April 7, 2-4 p.m.; Sunday, April 14, 2-4 p.m.; and Sunday, April 28, 2-4 p.m.  

 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Sunday Afternoon at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 2:00 p.m.
2:00 PM

Green Book (2018, PG-13), with Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali and Linda Cardellini. A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South. Runtime: 130 min

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Monday April 8, 2019
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten
9:35 AM

Read a book to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. You may repeat books as often as you like.  You can reach 365 books in a year if you read every night; 730 books in two years; and 1,095 books in three years. Prizes given out for every 100 books read and recorded in the log.  Got questions?  See the youth services librarians.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Take Home Craft: Paper Umbrella
9:45 AM

For All Ages!

Instructions are included

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Toddler STEM
10:00 AM

For ages 1-3, with adult in the program.

Science and math for toddlers!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Happy Two’s Activity Time
10:30 AM

For children, age 2 years, with adult in the program.

Learn songs and rhymes!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Fitness for the Active Aging
10:30 AM

Presented by Bob Kirby. Enjoy the benefits of stretching and low-impact exercises while learning how staying fit can improve balance, posture, flexibility, endurance and more. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Hudson River Lighthouses
7:00 PM

Join Kevin Woyce, author, photographer, and lecturer specializing in New Jersey and New York Regional History, for a tour of the Hudson River's lighthouses, past and present—from the long lost lights at Coxsackie and Stuyvesant to New York City's beloved "Little Red Lighthouse." Discover how and why these lighthouses were built, and hear the stories of the brave men and women who kept them shining. The program is illustrated with original photographs of Hudson River lighthouses and landmarks, plus vintage images of historic people, places, and events. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 43 spaces available.
Tuesday April 9, 2019
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Planning for the Unexpected: Wills/Power of Attorney
10:00 AM
Pesented by the Mercer Vicinage Superior Court, in partnership with Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc. Join Kalea Edmundo, Esq. from Central Jersey Legal Services for a presentation that will provide participants with information about having a Last Will & Testament, General Durable Power of Attorney, Advance Directive for Health Care, and Some Scams aimed at Seniors.
 
LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
 
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Read and Play Story Time
10:30 AM

For children, ages 2-5 with adult in the program.

Stories and crafts!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Play Group with Stories
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

For children, ages 3-5 (with adult)<p>

Open play with a variety of educational toys. 

<p>Storytime includes plenty of finger plays, songs and other participatory activities that

 help children learn important literacy skills.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Libraries= Strong Communities.
5:00 PM

National Library Week, April 7-13, 2019.  This year’s theme is Libraries= Strong Communities.  Dr. Danita Ishibashi, Assistant Superintendent of the Ewing Public Schools will be reading stories at the Ewing Branch of the Mercer County Library System on Tuesday, April 9, 5 p.m.

Light Refreshments! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
 
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Libraries= Strong Communities.
5:00 PM

National Library Week, April 7-13, 2019.  This year’s theme is Libraries= Strong Communities.  Dr. Danita Ishibashi, Assistant Superintendent of the Ewing Public Schools will be reading stories at the Ewing Branch of the Mercer County Library System on Tuesday, April 9, 5 p.m.

Light Refreshments! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Wednesday April 10, 2019
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Cat, Hat, Sat Story Time
10:00 AM

Cat, Hat, Sat rhyming words activity time.

For children, ages 3-4, with adult in the program.

Play rhyming games! 

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Thursday April 11, 2019
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Mother Goose Activity Time
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Mother Goose Activity Time (recommended birth-18 months; siblings welcome)with adult in the program

Learn nursery rhymes and fingerplays!

No registration required.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Scribble Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For children ages 12 months to 36 months with caregiver in the program.

Children will enjoy using crayons, paint, and glue to hang on the refrigerator at home.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Poetry Program
4:30 PM

April is National Poetry Month.  Thursday, April 4, 4:30 p.m.; Thursday, April 11, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, 17, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 24, 4:30 p.m.

All Ages!

Share your poem written in the library or at home and read it aloud in the children’s activity room.

  All participants will receive a small journal! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
6:30 PM

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Friday April 12, 2019
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Wiggle, Jingle, Mingle and Giggle
10:30 AM

For children, ages 1-5 (with adult).

The focus of this program is designed to get children and their caregivers a chance to sing and shout, move and dance to

 rhymes, clapping songs and musical songs.  

Adult must remain in the program.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Play dough creations/ lego story time
11:00 AM

For children, ages 2-5, with caregiver in the program.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Sing-A-Long with Pat McKinley
11:30 AM

For children, ages birth-7 years (with adult),

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Special Screening: At Eternity’s Gate (PG-13)
1:00 PM

With Willem Dafoe, Rupert Friend and Oscar Isaac. A look at the life of painter Vincent van Gogh during the time he lived in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, France. Runtime: 111 min.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Saturday April 13, 2019
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Guided Meditation
10:00 AM

Relax and find your inner calm with our new Sahaja Yoga meditation program! Please wear comfortable clothing. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
Sunday April 14, 2019
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Sunday Afternoon at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 2:00 p.m.
2:00 PM

Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018, R), with Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant and Dolly Wells. Celebrity biographer Lee Israel makes her living profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception. Runtime: 106 min.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Sunday’s Open Craft Table: DIY Spring Crafts
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sunday, April 7, 2-4 p.m.; Sunday, April 14, 2-4 p.m.; and Sunday, April 28, 2-4 p.m.  

 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Monday April 15, 2019
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten
9:35 AM

Read a book to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. You may repeat books as often as you like.  You can reach 365 books in a year if you read every night; 730 books in two years; and 1,095 books in three years. Prizes given out for every 100 books read and recorded in the log.  Got questions?  See the youth services librarians.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Take Home Craft: Paper Umbrella
9:45 AM

For All Ages!

Instructions are included

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Toddler STEM
10:00 AM

For ages 1-3, with adult in the program.

Science and math for toddlers!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Happy Two’s Activity Time
10:30 AM

For children, age 2 years, with adult in the program.

Learn songs and rhymes!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Yarnworks
7:00 PM

Presented by Lee Pellegrino. Join fellow knitters and crocheters and tackle a new project or work on one you’ve already started.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Tuesday April 16, 2019
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Read and Play Story Time
10:30 AM

For children, ages 2-5 with adult in the program.

Stories and crafts!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Play Group with Stories
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

For children, ages 3-5 (with adult)<p>

Open play with a variety of educational toys. 

<p>Storytime includes plenty of finger plays, songs and other participatory activities that

 help children learn important literacy skills.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Open Play: Jumbo Magnetic Tiles
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

For children 2-8, with a caregiver.

 Tuesday, April 16, 2:30 p.m-5 p.m.; Wednesday, April 17, 2:30 p.m.-5 p.m.; and Thursday, April 18, 2:30p.m. -5 p.m.

Build and create with our magnetic plastic see through tiles.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Wednesday April 17, 2019
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Cat, Hat, Sat Story Time
10:00 AM

Cat, Hat, Sat rhyming words activity time.

For children, ages 3-4, with adult in the program.

Play rhyming games! 

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Open Play: Jumbo Magnetic Tiles
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

For children 2-8, with a caregiver.

 Tuesday, April 16, 2:30 p.m-5 p.m.; Wednesday, April 17, 2:30 p.m.-5 p.m.; and Thursday, April 18, 2:30p.m. -5 p.m.

Build and create with our magnetic plastic see through tiles.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Poetry Program
4:30 PM

April is National Poetry Month.  Thursday, April 4, 4:30 p.m.; Thursday, April 11, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, 17, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 24, 4:30 p.m.

All Ages!

Share your poem written in the library or at home and read it aloud in the children’s activity room.

  All participants will receive a small journal! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Home Buying A to Z Workshop
7:00 PM

Presented by Olga St. Pierre, a real estate agent from Keller Williams Real Estate. Buying a home can sound like a complicated, expensive, stressful and impossible venture. It does not have to be this way! The mission of this workshop is to break down the process into smaller, realistic steps, and help you understand what’s involved, how to put an action plan together and provide you with actionable tips and tricks to get your excited about the prospect of American Dream coming true: owning your own home! Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
Thursday April 18, 2019
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Mother Goose Activity Time
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Mother Goose Activity Time (recommended birth-18 months; siblings welcome)with adult in the program

Learn nursery rhymes and fingerplays!

No registration required.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Scribble Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For children ages 12 months to 36 months with caregiver in the program.

Children will enjoy using crayons, paint, and glue to hang on the refrigerator at home.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Open Play: Jumbo Magnetic Tiles
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

For children 2-8, with a caregiver.

 Tuesday, April 16, 2:30 p.m-5 p.m.; Wednesday, April 17, 2:30 p.m.-5 p.m.; and Thursday, April 18, 2:30p.m. -5 p.m.

Build and create with our magnetic plastic see through tiles.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Poetry Program
4:30 PM

April is National Poetry Month.  Thursday, April 4, 4:30 p.m.; Thursday, April 11, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, 17, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 24, 4:30 p.m.

All Ages!

Share your poem written in the library or at home and read it aloud in the children’s activity room.

  All participants will receive a small journal! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
6:30 PM

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

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

All branches are closed.

Saturday April 20, 2019
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Guided Meditation
10:00 AM

Relax and find your inner calm with our new Sahaja Yoga meditation program! Please wear comfortable clothing. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
Sunday April 21, 2019
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Easter
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Monday April 22, 2019
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten
9:35 AM

Read a book to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. You may repeat books as often as you like.  You can reach 365 books in a year if you read every night; 730 books in two years; and 1,095 books in three years. Prizes given out for every 100 books read and recorded in the log.  Got questions?  See the youth services librarians.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Take Home Craft: Paper Umbrella
9:45 AM

For All Ages!

Instructions are included

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Toddler STEM
10:00 AM

For ages 1-3, with adult in the program.

Science and math for toddlers!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Happy Two’s Activity Time
10:30 AM

For children, age 2 years, with adult in the program.

Learn songs and rhymes!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Earth Day: Protect Our Species Diorama
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

  All Ages!

The library will supply all materials!  Each diorama will be displayed from April 22- April 29 in the library.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Tuesday April 23, 2019
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Read and Play Story Time
10:30 AM

For children, ages 2-5 with adult in the program.

Stories and crafts!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Play Group with Stories
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

For children, ages 3-5 (with adult)<p>

Open play with a variety of educational toys. 

<p>Storytime includes plenty of finger plays, songs and other participatory activities that

 help children learn important literacy skills.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Wednesday April 24, 2019
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Cat, Hat, Sat Story Time
10:00 AM

Cat, Hat, Sat rhyming words activity time.

For children, ages 3-4, with adult in the program.

Play rhyming games! 

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Poetry Program
4:30 PM

April is National Poetry Month.  Thursday, April 4, 4:30 p.m.; Thursday, April 11, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, 17, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 24, 4:30 p.m.

All Ages!

Share your poem written in the library or at home and read it aloud in the children’s activity room.

  All participants will receive a small journal! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Dementia Conversations
7:00 PM

Presented by Nicolette Vasco, Alzheimer’s Association. This workshop offers tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members, who have Alzheimer’s or dementia, about topics like going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving and making legal & financial plans. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
Thursday April 25, 2019
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Mother Goose Activity Time
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Mother Goose Activity Time (recommended birth-18 months; siblings welcome)with adult in the program

Learn nursery rhymes and fingerplays!

No registration required.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Scribble Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For children ages 12 months to 36 months with caregiver in the program.

Children will enjoy using crayons, paint, and glue to hang on the refrigerator at home.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
6:30 PM

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Yarnworks
7:00 PM

Presented by Lee Pellegrino. Join fellow knitters and crocheters and tackle a new project or work on one you’ve already started.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Friday April 26, 2019
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Wiggle, Jingle, Mingle and Giggle
10:30 AM

For children, ages 1-5 (with adult).

The focus of this program is designed to get children and their caregivers a chance to sing and shout, move and dance to

 rhymes, clapping songs and musical songs.  

Adult must remain in the program.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Tim Hoh’s Music For Kids
11:30 AM

Tim Hoh will sing and play guitar to children ages 0-6 years,

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Saturday April 27, 2019
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Guided Meditation
10:00 AM

Relax and find your inner calm with our new Sahaja Yoga meditation program! Please wear comfortable clothing. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 50 spaces available.
Sunday April 28, 2019
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Sunday Afternoon at the Movies for ages 18 and up at 2:00 p.m.
2:00 PM

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018, PG-13), with Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton and Gwilym Lee. The story of the legendary rock music band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985). Runtime: 134 min.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Sunday’s Open Craft Table: DIY Spring Crafts
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sunday, April 7, 2-4 p.m.; Sunday, April 14, 2-4 p.m.; and Sunday, April 28, 2-4 p.m.  

 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Monday April 29, 2019
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten
9:35 AM

Read a book to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. You may repeat books as often as you like.  You can reach 365 books in a year if you read every night; 730 books in two years; and 1,095 books in three years. Prizes given out for every 100 books read and recorded in the log.  Got questions?  See the youth services librarians.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Take Home Craft: Paper Umbrella
9:45 AM

For All Ages!

Instructions are included

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Toddler STEM
10:00 AM

For ages 1-3, with adult in the program.

Science and math for toddlers!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Happy Two’s Activity Time
10:30 AM

For children, age 2 years, with adult in the program.

Learn songs and rhymes!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Fitness for the Active Aging
10:30 AM

Presented by Bob Kirby. Enjoy the benefits of stretching and low-impact exercises while learning how staying fit can improve balance, posture, flexibility, endurance and more. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration required. Call 609-882-3148.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Book Club: “The Wild Robot” by Peter Brown
4:40 PM

For children in grades 3 and up

 “The Wild Robot” by Peter Brown will be discussed.

Light Refreshments! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
Tuesday April 30, 2019
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Read and Play Story Time
10:30 AM

For children, ages 2-5 with adult in the program.

Stories and crafts!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Play Group with Stories
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

For children, ages 3-5 (with adult)<p>

Open play with a variety of educational toys. 

<p>Storytime includes plenty of finger plays, songs and other participatory activities that

 help children learn important literacy skills.

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Booktalking: Adult Book Discussion Group
7:00 PM

A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

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
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Veterans Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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.

Wednesday November 27, 2019
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Thanksgiving Eve
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 5:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

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

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
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Christmas Eve
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

 
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New Year's Day
12:55 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Monday January 20, 2020
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Martin Luther King Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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 17, 2020
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President's Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Friday April 10, 2020
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Good Friday
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Sunday April 12, 2020
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Easter
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Saturday May 23, 2020
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Memorial Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Sunday May 24, 2020
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Memorial Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Monday May 25, 2020
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Memorial Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Friday July 3, 2020
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Fourth of July Observed
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Saturday July 4, 2020
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Fourth of July
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Saturday September 5, 2020
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Sunday September 6, 2020
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Monday September 7, 2020
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Monday October 12, 2020
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Columbus Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Tuesday November 3, 2020
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Election Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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.

Wednesday November 11, 2020
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Veterans Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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.

Wednesday November 25, 2020
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Thanksgiving Eve
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 5:00pm.

Thursday November 26, 2020
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Thanksgiving Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Friday November 27, 2020
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Day After Thanksgiving
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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 December 24, 2020
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Christmas Eve
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

Friday December 25, 2020
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Christmas
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Thursday December 31, 2020
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Weather Closure
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

Due to the inclement weather, all branches of the Mercer County Library System are closing at 4:00pm today and all events are cancelled, please check our website and/or catalog for updates regarding due dates and other important announcements.

 
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New Year's Eve
12:55 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 3:00pm.


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