List of Events

  

Monday June 25, 2018
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Non-Fiction Book Club
2:00 PM

The group will be discussing Between the World and Me by Ta-nehisi Coates. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday June 27, 2018
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Hickory Corner Book Discussion
7:30 PM

The group will be discussing Arthur Truluv by Elizabeth Berg.  No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday June 28, 2018
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Conversational ESL
7:00 PM

Join ESL instructor Arthur Spero to learn how to improve your English language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar and fluency. Must have some basic knowledge of English. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
Friday June 29, 2018
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Afternoon Movie: Murder on the Orient Express
2:00 PM

Murder on the Orient Express (2018) Starring Kenneth Branagh. PG-13. 114 minutes.

From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, "Murder on the Orient Express" tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone's a suspect. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Saturday June 30, 2018
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Isha Yoga & Meditation
3:00 PM

The Isha Foundation, an international non- profit organization founded by Sadhguru, is offering this Yoga and Meditation workshop. Learn physical postures, breathing methods and meditation techniques to improve your overall wellbeing. No previous knowledge of yoga required. Limited space.Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 11 spaces available.
Wednesday July 4, 2018
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Fourth of July
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Thursday July 5, 2018
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Conversational ESL
7:30 PM

Join ESL instructor Arthur Spero to learn how to improve your English language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar and fluency. Must have some basic knowledge of English. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
Friday July 6, 2018
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Movie: Walk the Line (2006)
2:00 PM

Starring Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon. 

Traces Johnny Cash's childhood, including his distant father to his early attempts at a music career. At this point in his life he marries his girlfriend Vivian. During a tour with singer/musicians Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis, he encounters singer June Carter, and his love for her, and her rejection of him through the years, spurs him into drugs, drinking, and depression. June is both a sassy spitfire singer whose charm breaks hearts and eventually becomes a sympathetic friend who tries to help Johnny get over her. A true love story of two country music stars. Rated PG-13. 136 minutes

No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Tuesday July 10, 2018
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Getting the Most of the Library Website & Catalog
2:00 PM

Learn how to navigate the library’s website and catalog effectively to yield the best results. How to place holds, renew items you have checked out, request museum passes, about library apps like hoopla, Overdrive, Flipster and Freegal and much more. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 20 spaces available.
Wednesday July 11, 2018
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Paper Crafts with Lonie
2:00 PM

Please register. Limited seating.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 10 spaces available.
 
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Socrates Cafe
7:00 PM

Socrates Café is a gathering where participants pose questions, listen to others, raise challenges and consider alternative answers. Background in philosophy not required; no preparation necessary.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday July 12, 2018
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Conversational ESL
7:00 PM

 

Join ESL instructor Arthur Spero to learn how to improve your English language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar and fluency. Must have some basic knowledge of English. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
 
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Pelvic Floor Disorders
7:05 PM - 8:00 PM

Pelvic floor dysfunction, including urinary incontinence, frequency, pelvic organ prolapse and constipation, are common conditions faced by both men and women. In many cases physical therapy can help improve quality of live. Join Fatima Shad, PT< DPT and Katrina Health, PT, DPT, both physical therapists specializing in pelvic wellness. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 30 spaces available.
Monday July 16, 2018
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Investment Fraud
2:00 PM

This presentation by Arlene Ferris-Waks with the New Jersey Bureau of Securities, will empower attendees to become safer investors and learn about ways to protect themselves against investment fraud. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 25 spaces available.
 
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End of an Era: The Sinking of the Andrea Doria
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

A special two hour presentation by local maritime historian Michael Hyduk with new insights on what happened the night of July 26, 1956 when the Andrea Doria collided with the MS Stockholm in a fog 50 miles off the coast of Nantucket. Sponsored by the Friends of the Hickory Corner Library. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 49 spaces available.
Wednesday July 18, 2018
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Adult Craft Circle
2:00 PM

Make a plastic bag dispenser out of vintage fabric. Limited space. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 12 spaces available.
 
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College Financial Aid Workshop
7:00 PM

Kevin Simme of College Funding Alternatives will walk you through how the admissions and financial aid processes work and how to maximize your financial aid package. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 30 spaces available.
Thursday July 19, 2018
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Drum Circle
10:30 AM

Join musician and teacher Jaclyn DiLouie of Mercer ARC to create simple rhythms using hand held drums and various percussion instruments. No experience required! Drums and instruments provided or feel free to bring your own. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Conversational ESL
7:00 PM

 

Join ESL instructor Arthur Spero to learn how to improve your English language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar and fluency. Must have some basic knowledge of English. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
 
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Ed Goldberg & the Odessa Klezmer Band
7:05 PM - 8:00 PM

If you like exciting, foot-stomping, hand-clapping music, come hear the Ed Goldberg Band returns playing their traditional Klezmer & International melodies. The music is upbeat, with lots of energy!  Limited seating. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 57 spaces available.
Friday July 20, 2018
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Movie: La La Land
2:00 PM

Starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone.Musical about a jazz pianist who falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles. This original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing dreams. PG-13. 128 minutes. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Monday July 23, 2018
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Non-Fiction Book Club
2:00 PM

The group will be discussing The Loyal Son by Daniel Mark Epstein. No registration. 

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Eating Healthy on a Budget
7:00 PM

Tips on how to buy fruits and vegetables at a low cost, how to plan home meals and save money on food commonly consumed at home. Presented by Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey.  Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 30 spaces available.
Wednesday July 25, 2018
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Blood Drive
11:30 AM - 7:25 PM

Sponsored by New Jersey Blood Services.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Hickory Corner Book Discussion
7:30 PM

The group will be discussing Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday July 26, 2018
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Conversational ESL
7:00 PM

 

Join ESL instructor Arthur Spero to learn how to improve your English language speaking skills, pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar and fluency. Must have some basic knowledge of English. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
Friday July 27, 2018
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Movie:The Greatest Showman
2:00 PM

Musical. Inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum, the musical tells the story of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. Starring Hugh Jackman. Rated PG. 105 minutes. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Monday July 30, 2018
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Protecting Yourself from the Sun
7:00 PM

Local pharmacist Harshav Raval will discuss what to look for in a sunscreen, the difference between waterproof and water resistant sunscreens; learn about types of ultraviolet rays, what SPF means and how to apply correctly. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday August 1, 2018
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Paper Crafts with Lonie
2:00 PM
CONTACT:    6094480957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 2:13 PM     
Friday August 17, 2018
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Drum & Percussion Circle
10:30 AM

Join musician and teacher Jaclyn DiLouie of Mercer ARC to create simple rhythms using hand held drums and various percussion instruments. No experience required! Drums and instruments provided or feel free to bring your own. No registration.

CONTACT:    6094480957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Monday August 20, 2018
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Heartfulness Meditation
10:00 AM

First of two practical sessions on heartfulness meditation with yogic transmission. Experience simple yet effective guided relaxation and meditation techniques. Reduces stress, calms your mind and improves your quality of life. Please register.

CONTACT:    6094480957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Registration will begin on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 2:24 PM     
Monday August 27, 2018
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Heartfulness Meditation
10:00 AM

Second of two practical sessions on heartfulness meditation with yogic transmission. Experience simple yet effective guided relaxation and meditation techniques. Reduces stress, calms your mind and improves your quality of life. Please register.

CONTACT:    6094480957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Saturday September 1, 2018
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

Tuesday November 6, 2018
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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 12, 2018
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Veterans Day Observed
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 November 22, 2018
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Thanksgiving Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Friday November 23, 2018
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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.

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

Monday January 21, 2019
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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 18, 2019
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President's Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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.

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.

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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