List of Events

  

Thursday August 16, 2018
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Conversational ESL
7:05 PM - 8:30 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 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
 
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Movie: The Post
2:00 PM

Determined to uphold the nation's civil liberties, Katharine Graham, publisher of the Washington Post, and hard-nosed editor Ben Bradlee join forces to expose a decades-long cover-up. However, the two must risk their careers and their freedom to bring truth to light. Rated PG-13. 116 minutes. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
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
There are 24 spaces available.
 
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Mystery Book Club
7:00 PM

The group will be discussing Sun Storm by Asa Larsson. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday August 22, 2018
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Adult Craft Circle:FULL
2:00 PM

Join us in creating a fun project for your home. Ages 18 and up. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
The registration period has ended.
 
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Embroidery Circle
7:00 PM

Open to all skill levels – including absolute beginners. Bring embroidery projects you are working on to share with others or work in the good company of fellow embroiders. No registration is necessary.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday August 23, 2018
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Conversational ESL
7:05 PM - 8:30 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 August 24, 2018
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Movie: All the Money in the World
2:00 PM

The kidnapping of sixteen-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother Gail to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. No registration. Rated R. 132 minutes. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
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
 
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Nonfiction Book Club
2:00 PM

The group will be discussing The Book of Joy by Dalai Lama. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday August 29, 2018
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Hickory Corner Book Discussion
7:30 PM

The group will be discussing Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday August 30, 2018
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Conversational ESL
7:05 PM - 8:30 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.
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.

Wednesday September 5, 2018
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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 or registration necessary.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday September 6, 2018
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Card Making Class
2:00 PM

Alicia Vincelette, card making teacher with 18+ years of experience, will teach the basics of greeting card making using rubber stamped images, interesting folding and layering techniques to create one- of -a kind cards. This is a hands on class where you'll use various tools to create cards that can be used for whatever occasion you’d like. Limited space. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 10 spaces available.
 
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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 20 spaces available.
Friday September 7, 2018
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Movie: The Commuter
2:00 PM

A businessman is caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute home. Starring Liam Neeson. Rated PG-13. 105 minutes. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Sunday September 9, 2018
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Movie: Dirty Dancing (1987)
2:00 PM

The summer of 1963 innocent 17-year-old Baby vacations with her parents at a Catskill's resort. One evening she is drawn to the staff quarters by stirring music. There she meets Johnny, the hotel dance instructor, who is as experienced as Baby is naive. Baby soon becomes Johnny's pupil in dance and love. Starring Patrick Swayze. PG-13 . 97 minutes

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Tuesday September 11, 2018
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Decluttering Your Life
7:00 PM

Professional organizer Andrea Wait will present practical, easy-to-implement tips for better space management to helping identify underlying causes for clutter and the impact they have on our daily lives. She will share collected stories from her eight years of experience to encourage attendees to identify their roadblocks. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 28 spaces available.
Thursday September 13, 2018
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Get the Facts: Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
7:00 PM

It is estimated that 8-20% of woman of reproductive age have polycystic ovary syndrome. Most woman are diagnosed during their twenties or thirties, but PCOS may affect girls as young as 11 who have not even had their first period. Join Bruce Pierce, MD, board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, as he discusses the signs and symptoms, health issues, fertility challenges and treatment options for woman with polycystic ovary syndrome. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
There are 35 spaces available.
 
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Conversational ESL
7:05 PM - 8:30 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 20 spaces available.
Monday September 17, 2018
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Mystery Book Club
7:00 PM

The group will be discussing The Cold Moon by Jeffrey Deaver. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday September 19, 2018
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Embroidery Circle
7:00 PM
CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday September 20, 2018
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Conversational ESL
7:05 PM - 8:30 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
Registration will begin on Monday, August 20, 2018 at 4:10 PM     
Friday September 21, 2018
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Movie: The Miracle Season
2:00 PM

After the tragic death of star volleyball player Caroline "Line" Found, a team of dispirited high school girls must band together under the guidance of their tough-love coach in hopes of winning the state championship. Starring William Hurt and Helen Hunt. Rated PG. 101 minutes

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Sunday September 23, 2018
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Movie: Chappaquiddick
2:00 PM

Based on historical events, this suspenseful thriller examines the infamous 1969 death of Mary Jo Kopechne, who drowned after Senator Ted Kennedy drove off a bridge on Chappaquiddick Island, and the moral and legal complexities that play out over the following week. Starring Jason Clarke. Rated PG-13. 101 minutes. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Monday September 24, 2018
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American Sign Language Introductory Workshop
7:00 AM

Suzan Colon of the Katzenbach School for the Deaf will present this informative, interactive introduction to American Sign Language. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Registration will begin on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 2:37 PM     
 
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Nonfiction Book Club
2:00 PM

The group will be discussing Last Hope Island by Lynne Olson. No registration.

LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday September 26, 2018
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Paper Crafts with Lonie
2:00 PM

Join us in creating a fun craft from paper. All supplies provided. Limited space. Please register.

CONTACT:    6094480957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 3:33 PM     
 
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Estate Planning
7:00 PM

This informational seminar will cover New Jersey inheritance and estate taxes, New Jersey probate procedures, and a discussion on how the basic estate planning documents work. Robert Morris with Stark & Stark will present.  Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Registration will begin on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 2:40 PM     
 
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Hickory Corner Book Discussion
7:30 PM

The group will be discussing Sing Unburied Sing by Jesmyn Ward. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Thursday September 27, 2018
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Adult Craft Circle
2:00 PM

Join us in creating a fun Autumn craft. All supplies provided. Limited space. Please register.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  hcprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 2:36 PM     
 
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Evening Drum Circle
6:00 PM

Allison Malnak of Neighbors Inc will lead a drum circle followed by a self advocacy session for people with disabilities and their parents. No registration..

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Conversational ESL
7:05 PM - 8:30 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
The registration period has ended.
Friday September 28, 2018
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Movie: Brad's Status
2:00 PM

A father takes his son to tour colleges on the East Coast and meets up with an old friend who makes him feel inferior about his life's choices. Starring Ben Stiller. Rated R. 102 minutes. No registration.

CONTACT:    609 448-0957  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
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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