List of Events

  

Saturday January 20, 2018
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Book Sale
9:35 AM - 4:45 PM

Stop by the library for our annual library book sale, sponsored by the Friends of Hopewell Branch Library. Peruse our selection of children’s and adult books, music CDs, and DVDs and find some fun finds or bring home some old favorites. All items are $1 or less. Book sale is open during library hours.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Pokémon Club (ages 5-11)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Children ages 5 through 11 are invited to join our new Pokémon club. We will discuss trading cards, books, games, and all things Pokémon. Bring your trading cards, handheld devices and anything else you would like to share and discuss. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Percy Jackson-The Lightning Thief (ages 9 -12)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us to explore mythology and discuss The LightningThief!  We will review the book and participate in a craft or activity that relates to the world of Percy Jackson.  

Please register for this program.

Ages 9 - 12.

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LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Monday January 22, 2018
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Messy Mondays (ages 2 - 5 years and up)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for open sensory play.  Each week we will have a hands-on activity time to encourage children to play, create, investigate and explore.  Projects may be messy.  Please wear old clothes.  

Ages 2 - 5 with a caregiver.  No registration required.  

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Kids' Open Craft (recommended ages 3-8 years)
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Children may stop at the children’s activity room at any point between 4:00 and 5:30 pm to construct the craft of the week. A staff member will be present to aid with the craft. The projects can usually be easily adapted to meet a variety of age and skill levels. No registration required.

 

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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PJ Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Wear your PJ’s & bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library! We will read stories and sing songs. Age appropriate craft will follow. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Women in Islam
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Heba Macksoud, board member of the Islamic Society of Central Jersey will lead a discussion on the many myths and misconceptions concerning the role of Muslim women. She is a digital marketer who has spent over 24 years working at major media companies such as MTV Networks, The Wall Street Journal, and Good Housekeeping magazine. In the past five years, she managed social media for the only Muslim College in the United States, co-directed her own non-profit organization providing cultural literacy about Islam for non-Muslims, and is on the Board of Directors for the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom, a Muslim-Jewish organization focused on building strong relationships between Muslim and Jewish women to end anti-Muslim and anti-Jewish sentiment.

Registration suggested.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Tuesday January 23, 2018
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Baby Time (recommended ages birth to 2 years; Adult Supervision Required)
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

This program is a great way to introduce your child to library story times and reading. Age appropriate books are shared with the group. Songs, nursery rhymes, puppets, and felt board figures create a rich audio-visual and social experience. After 20 minutes of structured group time, there is time for play and for socializing. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Kids' Open Craft (recommended ages 3-8 years)
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Children may stop at the children’s activity room at any point between 4:00 and 5:30 pm to construct the craft of the week. A staff member will be present to aid with the craft. The projects can usually be easily adapted to meet a variety of age and skill levels. No registration required.

Please note that the Monday and Tuesday crafts will be the same.  

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Tuesday Night Yoga
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Nancy McCormack teaches this eight-week series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and a towel. Class is limited to 15 participants. Class dates are: January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, and March 6 & 20.

All eight classes open for registration on Wednesday, January 17th. Registration is required for each class in the eight-week series.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
 
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Writers Support Group
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

All are welcome to attend and enjoy the challenges of becoming better writers, defeating writer’s block and perfecting the craft.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Wednesday January 24, 2018
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Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

 

These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Active Aging Fitness
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

This program is comprised of stretching, balance, posture, flexibility, and strength poses done to music. It also includes some chair yoga.

No registration is required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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The Short of It
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The short story -- short in length, but full of content! Join our newly formed discussion group, which has a focus on the short story. Each month we'll read and discuss three short stories by the same author. This month's author is P. G. Wodehouse and his short stories, “Jeeves Takes Charge,” “The Crime Wave at Blandings,” and “Honeysuckle Cottage.”

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Book Buddies Club-Mercy Watson (Grades K-2)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Please join us for this three-part book club.  Each week we will read from a new book in a series and do fun activities.

This month we will discuss and read the Mercy Watson series by Kate Di Camillo.

Please register for this program.

Grades K - 2

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LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Thursday January 25, 2018
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Music Together Sing-along Storybook Hour
10:00 AM

Join our friends from Music Together for a Sing-along Storybook Hour.  Sarah Orfe, Director of the Music Together Princeton Lab School, will be bringing storybooks to life through song and movement.  She'll help us "sing" through beautifully illustrated picture books based on songs from Music Together's award-winning Family Favorites CDs, as well as other familiar books and traditional tunes you may already know.  Join us and support pre-literacy learning, music development, and imaginative play, while spending quality family-time together! 

Ages birth - 5 years. 

Please register.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Play Dough Hour (ages 2-5)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Do you like to mold, sculpt and create with play dough?  Join us at the library to create fun designs and shapes.    

Ages 2 - 5.  No registration required.

See Youth Progam Policy.  

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Lego Club (grades K-5)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Do you like to build and create with Lego bricks? Join us at the library to create fun designs and shapes. 

Grades K - 5. No registration required.

 

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Pokémon Club (ages 5-11)
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Children ages 5 through 11 are invited to join our Pokémon club. We will discuss trading cards, books, games, and all things Pokémon. Bring your trading cards, handheld devices and anything else you would like to share and discuss. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Friday January 26, 2018
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Toddler Rock (ages 1 to 3 years; adult supervision required)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Too old for Baby Time and not quite ready to sit through a Story Time? Join us for singing, dancing, and rhymes. Through structured group activities, we play with musical instruments, puppets, parachutes, and more! There is an emphasis on interaction with the music and the rhymes through singing, actions, and props to build pre-literacy skills. This program runs about 30 minutes. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Chair Yoga
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Gentle yoga for seniors.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Guided Meditation
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mira Desai teaches this five-week guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

Class dates are: January 26, February 2, 9, 16 & 23.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Saturday January 27, 2018
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Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Introduction to Crocheting
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This introductory class will get you well on your way to making warm & cozy things for you and your loved ones. For adults & teens, ages 14 & older. All materials will be provided.

Registration is required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Kids' Open Craft (recommended ages 2 - 6 years)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Children may stop at the children’s activity room at any point between 11:00 am and 12:00 pm to construct the craft of the week. A staff member will be present to aid with the craft. The projects can usually be easily adapted to meet a variety of age and skill levels. No registration required.

 

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Anime Aficionados – Kino's Journey - The Beautiful World - The Animated Series
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Join us as we watch the first three episodes of this past fall’s action-adventure, Kino’s Journey – The Beautiful World – The Animated Series

Plot Summary: A tale of one girl and her bike and the road ahead. Kino wanders around the world on the back of Hermes, her unusual, anthropomorphic motorcycle, only staying in each country for three days. During their adventures, they find happiness, sadness, pain, decadence, violence, beauty, and wisdom. (Source: My Anime List)

Please Note: Anime will be shown in Japanese with English subtitles. Films are for an adult and older teen audience and June include adult (rating of 17+) content.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Monday January 29, 2018
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Messy Mondays (ages 2 - 5 years and up)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for open sensory play.  Each week we will have a hands-on activity time to encourage children to play, create, investigate and explore.  Projects may be messy.  Please wear old clothes.  

Ages 2 - 5 with a caregiver.  No registration required.  

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Kids' Open Craft (recommended ages 3-8 years)
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Children may stop at the children’s activity room at any point between 4:00 and 5:30 pm to construct the craft of the week. A staff member will be present to aid with the craft. The projects can usually be easily adapted to meet a variety of age and skill levels. No registration required.

 

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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PJ Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Wear your PJ’s & bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library! We will read stories and sing songs. Age appropriate craft will follow. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Tuesday January 30, 2018
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Baby Time (recommended ages birth to 2 years; Adult Supervision Required)
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

This program is a great way to introduce your child to library story times and reading. Age appropriate books are shared with the group. Songs, nursery rhymes, puppets, and felt board figures create a rich audio-visual and social experience. After 20 minutes of structured group time, there is time for play and for socializing. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Kids' Open Craft (recommended ages 3-8 years)
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Children may stop at the children’s activity room at any point between 4:00 and 5:30 pm to construct the craft of the week. A staff member will be present to aid with the craft. The projects can usually be easily adapted to meet a variety of age and skill levels. No registration required.

Please note that the Monday and Tuesday crafts will be the same.  

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Tuesday Night Yoga
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Nancy McCormack teaches this eight-week series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and a towel. Class is limited to 15 participants. Class dates are: January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, and March 6 & 20.

All eight classes open for registration on Wednesday, January 17th. Registration is required for each class in the eight-week series.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Wednesday January 31, 2018
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Storytime (ages 2-5 years; siblings welcome)
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

 

These story times introduce children to the best age-appropriate stories in children’s literature. Action rhymes, songs, and felt board activities are part of the program. The content of each story time centers on a different theme. An age-appropriate craft follows story time. Each program runs about 45 minutes. Each theme is the same all week. No registration required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Movies for Adults -- The Beguiled (2017)
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

A soldier seeks refuge at an all-female boarding school in Virginia during the Civil War, where the ladies compete for his affections while tending to his injuries. 94 minutes, Rated R.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Loom Club (ages 5-11)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Children are invited to join our drop-in loom bracelet club.   We will make loom bracelets, share ideas and try new patterns.  Participants should bring their own loom and rubber bands.  

Ages 5 - 11.  No registration required.

See Youth Progam Policy.  

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Movies for Adults -- The Beguiled (2017)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

A soldier seeks refuge at an all-female boarding school in Virginia during the Civil War, where the ladies compete for his affections while tending to his injuries. 94 minutes, Rated R.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Friday February 2, 2018
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Chair Yoga
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Gentle yoga for seniors.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Guided Meditation
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mira Desai teaches this five-week guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

Class dates are: January 26, February 2, 9, 16 & 23.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Saturday February 3, 2018
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SCORE Princeton
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Stop by the library for our monthly small business themed seminar presented by SCORE (Counselors to America’s Small Businesses).

Please call the library for this month’s presentation topic at 609-737-2610.

Registration is required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Tuesday February 6, 2018
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Tax Help: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide (by appoinment only)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free tax preparation from AARP Tax-Aide at Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library; call 609.737.2610 for appointments: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm, February 6 to April 17, 2018.

AARP trained tax preparers focus on low and moderate income returns, but we can prepare most personal returns within training guidelines.

We e-file Federal and state returns; also we fill out PTR (“Senior Freeze”) forms.

Registration is required.

Please call 609.737.2610 to make an appointment

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Tuesday Night Yoga
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Nancy McCormack teaches this eight-week series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and a towel. Class is limited to 15 participants. Class dates are: January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, and March 6 & 20.

All eight classes open for registration on Wednesday, January 17th. Registration is required for each class in the eight-week series.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Wednesday February 7, 2018
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Mindful Eating
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Joseph Wieliczko, PhD will talk about our relationship with food and how mindful eating techniques can help resolve food and eating related difficulties without dieting or feeling deprived.

Registration is requested.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Thursday February 8, 2018
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African American History in the Sourlands
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn about decades of local African American history. Presented by Beverly Mills, John and Elaine Buck. The three presenters serve on the Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum, as well as the Stoutburg Cemetery Association, John Buck as president for both organizations.

Registration is requested.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Friday February 9, 2018
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Chair Yoga
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Gentle yoga for seniors.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Guided Meditation
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mira Desai teaches this five-week guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

Class dates are: January 26, February 2, 9, 16 & 23.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Saturday February 10, 2018
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Internet Security
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Joshua Stone from Digital Doc Princeton will discuss how to protect all your devices from malware and viruses, and provide tips on how to browse the Internet safely.

Registration requested.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Monday February 12, 2018
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Senior Book Club
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

All are welcome to discuss this month's title, Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War, by Nathaniel Philbrick.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Tuesday February 13, 2018
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Tax Help: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide (by appoinment only)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free tax preparation from AARP Tax-Aide at Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library; call 609.737.2610 for appointments: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm, February 6 to April 17, 2018.

AARP trained tax preparers focus on low and moderate income returns, but we can prepare most personal returns within training guidelines.

We e-file Federal and state returns; also we fill out PTR (“Senior Freeze”) forms.

Registration is required.

Please call 609.737.2610 to make an appointment

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Tuesday Night Yoga
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Nancy McCormack teaches this eight-week series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and a towel. Class is limited to 15 participants. Class dates are: January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, and March 6 & 20.

All eight classes open for registration on Wednesday, January 17th. Registration is required for each class in the eight-week series.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Wednesday February 14, 2018
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The Short of It: Guy de Maupassant
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The short story -- short in length, but full of content! Join our newly formed discussion group, which has a focus on the short story. Each month we'll read and discuss three short stories by the same author. This month's author is Guy de Maupassant and his short stories, “The Necklace,” “A Parisian Affair,” and “The Jewels.”

Copies of the this month's short stories are available at the Reference/Informaion Desk.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Thursday February 15, 2018
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African-American Author Spotlight: Alyssa Cole
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for our newly formed group, which celebrates the African-American author. This month we'll discuss contemporary African-American author, Alyssa Cole's An Extraordinary Union and A Hope Divided.

Registration is requested.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Friday February 16, 2018
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Chair Yoga
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Gentle yoga for seniors.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Guided Meditation
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mira Desai teaches this five-week guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

Class dates are: January 26, February 2, 9, 16 & 23.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Saturday February 17, 2018
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Anime Aficionados – Chaos; Child
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Join us as we watch the first three episodes of this winter’s Sci-Fi, Mystery, Chaos;Child.

Plot Summary: Shibuya, 2015. In a city recovering from the "Shibuya Earthquake" which devastated it six years ago, Takuru Miyashiro, a student at the newly built private high school "Hekiho Academy" investigates a series of serial killings known as "The Return of the New Generation Madness" as part of his work for the school's newspaper club... (Source: Cruncyroll)

Please Note: Anime will be shown in Japanese with English subtitles. Films are for an adult and older teen audience and June include adult (rating of 17+) content.

No registration necessary.

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

All branches are closed.

Tuesday February 20, 2018
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Tax Help: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide (by appoinment only)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free tax preparation from AARP Tax-Aide at Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library; call 609.737.2610 for appointments: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm, February 6 to April 17, 2018.

AARP trained tax preparers focus on low and moderate income returns, but we can prepare most personal returns within training guidelines.

We e-file Federal and state returns; also we fill out PTR (“Senior Freeze”) forms.

Registration is required.

Please call 609.737.2610 to make an appointment

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Tuesday Night Yoga
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Nancy McCormack teaches this eight-week series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and a towel. Class is limited to 15 participants. Class dates are: January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, and March 6 & 20.

All eight classes open for registration on Wednesday, January 17th. Registration is required for each class in the eight-week series.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
 
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Black Families in Pleasant Valley
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Beginning in the mid-1700s Pleasant Valley in northwestern Hopewell Township has been the home to rural farm families. A variety of ethnic groups have provided families and individuals who have been farm owners or renters, agricultural laborers and domestic help, and skilled service providers. One such group has been the Black men and women who contributed to the agricultural history of Pleasant Valley and, thereby, Hopewell Township. Larry Kidder, renowned local historian, will address the experiences of Black Americans from the time of slavery into the 20th century, and how their story contributes to a fuller understanding of changes in our society as addition to the changes in New Jersey agriculture. Co-sponsored with the Hopewell Valley Historical Society.

Registration requested.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Wednesday February 21, 2018
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Adult Craft -- Valentine's Day Dish
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for this month’s Adult Craft. Materials will be provided.

Registration is required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
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Active Aging Fitness
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

This program is comprised of stretching, balance, posture, flexibility, and strength poses done to music. It also includes some chair yoga.

No registration is required.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Friday February 23, 2018
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Chair Yoga
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Gentle yoga for seniors.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Guided Meditation
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mira Desai teaches this five-week guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

Class dates are: January 26, February 2, 9, 16 & 23.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Tuesday February 27, 2018
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Tax Help: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide (by appoinment only)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free tax preparation from AARP Tax-Aide at Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library; call 609.737.2610 for appointments: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm, February 6 to April 17, 2018.

AARP trained tax preparers focus on low and moderate income returns, but we can prepare most personal returns within training guidelines.

We e-file Federal and state returns; also we fill out PTR (“Senior Freeze”) forms.

Registration is required.

Please call 609.737.2610 to make an appointment

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Tuesday Night Yoga
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Nancy McCormack teaches this eight-week series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and a towel. Class is limited to 15 participants. Class dates are: January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, and March 6 & 20.

All eight classes open for registration on Wednesday, January 17th. Registration is required for each class in the eight-week series.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
 
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Writers Support Group
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

All are welcome to attend and enjoy the challenges of becoming better writers, defeating writer’s block and perfecting the craft.

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Wednesday February 28, 2018
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Movies for Adults -- Dean
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Dean is an illustrator whose unwillingness to deal with the recent death of his mother means escaping his hometown of New York for an interview with an ad agency in Los Angeles. His retired engineer dad Robert takes a more regimented approach to grief, including putting the family home up for sale. Both father and son set out on their own paths to find a new normal as unexpected circumstances and potential new love interests threaten to thwart all plans. (94 minutes, Rated PG-13.)

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Movies for Adults -- Dean
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Dean is an illustrator whose unwillingness to deal with the recent death of his mother means escaping his hometown of New York for an interview with an ad agency in Los Angeles. His retired engineer dad Robert takes a more regimented approach to grief, including putting the family home up for sale. Both father and son set out on their own paths to find a new normal as unexpected circumstances and potential new love interests threaten to thwart all plans. (94 minutes, Rated PG-13.)

No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Tuesday March 6, 2018
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Tax Help: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide (by appoinment only)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free tax preparation from AARP Tax-Aide at Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library; call 609.737.2610 for appointments: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm, February 6 to April 17, 2018.

AARP trained tax preparers focus on low and moderate income returns, but we can prepare most personal returns within training guidelines.

We e-file Federal and state returns; also we fill out PTR (“Senior Freeze”) forms.

Registration is required.

Please call 609.737.2610 to make an appointment

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Tuesday Night Yoga
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Nancy McCormack teaches this eight-week series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and a towel. Class is limited to 15 participants. Class dates are: January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, and March 6 & 20.

All eight classes open for registration on Wednesday, January 17th. Registration is required for each class in the eight-week series.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Tuesday March 13, 2018
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Tax Help: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide (by appoinment only)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free tax preparation from AARP Tax-Aide at Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library; call 609.737.2610 for appointments: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm, February 6 to April 17, 2018.

AARP trained tax preparers focus on low and moderate income returns, but we can prepare most personal returns within training guidelines.

We e-file Federal and state returns; also we fill out PTR (“Senior Freeze”) forms.

Registration is required.

Please call 609.737.2610 to make an appointment

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
Tuesday March 20, 2018
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Tax Help: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide (by appoinment only)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free tax preparation from AARP Tax-Aide at Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library; call 609.737.2610 for appointments: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm, February 6 to April 17, 2018.

AARP trained tax preparers focus on low and moderate income returns, but we can prepare most personal returns within training guidelines.

We e-file Federal and state returns; also we fill out PTR (“Senior Freeze”) forms.

Registration is required.

Please call 609.737.2610 to make an appointment

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Tuesday Night Yoga
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Nancy McCormack teaches this eight-week series of yoga classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and a towel. Class is limited to 15 participants. Class dates are: January 23 & 30, February 6, 13, 20, & 27, and March 6 & 20.

All eight classes open for registration on Wednesday, January 17th. Registration is required for each class in the eight-week series.

LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Tuesday March 27, 2018
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Tax Help: AARP Foundation Tax-Aide (by appoinment only)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free tax preparation from AARP Tax-Aide at Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library; call 609.737.2610 for appointments: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm, February 6 to April 17, 2018.

AARP trained tax preparers focus on low and moderate income returns, but we can prepare most personal returns within training guidelines.

We e-file Federal and state returns; also we fill out PTR (“Senior Freeze”) forms.

Registration is required.

Please call 609.737.2610 to make an appointment

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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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