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Wednesday August 23, 2017
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African-American Literature Club
6:30 PM

Join the African American Literature Reading Circle to discuss and celebrate popular books written by African Americans. At the August meeting, we will be discussing The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. Refreshments served. Registration suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Thursday August 24, 2017
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Adult Craft Workshop: Crafted Book Art Vase
6:00 PM

Give an old book a second life. Make a book for storing water-less flora like dried grasses and flowers. Materials will be provided. Registration is suggested and is limited to 12 participants. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Friday August 25, 2017
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Meditation Circle
2:30 PM

Slow down and join Reference Librarian Ann Kerr and reduce stress using meditation. Registration is suggested. 

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Posture Exercises
3:30 PM

Reference Librarian Ann Kerr will share some simple exercises to improve your posture and increase your flexibility. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Monday August 28, 2017
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Off the Page
7:00 PM

Try out your acting chops (or indulge your secret passion) playing one of the great characters from dramatic literature or contemporary comedy—without the threat of performing in front of a live audience! We will “cast” and read a play aloud, around a table, as actors and production teams typically do at the first rehearsal of a play. Registration suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Wednesday August 30, 2017
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Active Aging Fitness: Spring – Summer Series
3:00 PM

The health benefits of regular exercise for older adults are both physical and mental. Get moving with certified Senior Fitness Specialist Bob Kirby, and add some life to your years. As with any exercise program, check with your healthcare provider before participating. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Thursday August 31, 2017
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Vassil Bebelekov (1960-2016): A Bulgarian Bagpipe (Gaida) Virtuoso
6:30 PM

Join members of the Princeton Friday Night and Tuesday Night Folk Dance Groups, and the Highland Park Folkdance Circle in this evening dedicated to the memory of Vassil Bebelekov - a virtuoso Bulgarian bagpipe (gaida) player and teacher who suddenly passed away in July 2016. A documentary about him produced by Bill Selden, a member of the groups, will be screened, and the evening will proceed with listening and dancing to recorded traditional Bulgarian music performed by Vassil Bebelekov. Registration suggested.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Friday September 1, 2017
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Meditation Circle
2:30 PM

Slow down and join Reference Librarian Ann Kerr and reduce stress using meditation. Registration is suggested.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Posture Exercises
3:30 PM

Reference Librarian Ann Kerr will share some simple exercises to improve your posture and increase your flexibility. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Drum Circle: Fall – Winter Series
4:30 PM

Join us for this drum circle. Bring your own drum or use one of ours. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Saturday September 2, 2017
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM
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Sunday September 3, 2017
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM
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Monday September 4, 2017
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM
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Tuesday September 5, 2017
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Friends of the Lawrence Library Meeting
7:00 PM
LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Current Events Discussion Club
7:05 PM

Join librarian Matthew Latta for a monthly open and informal discussion of events in the news.  We will consider social, political and cultural issues from around the nation and around the world. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Wednesday September 6, 2017
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Active Aging Fitness: Fall-Winter Series
3:00 PM

The health benefits of regular exercise for older adults are both physical and mental. Get moving with certified Senior Fitness Specialist Bob Kirby, and add some life to your years. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Knitting Circle
7:00 PM

Knitters who already know the basics are invited to drop in to socialize with other knitters and work on a project of their choice. Experienced knitter Helene Plank will be available to assist individuals. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Thursday September 7, 2017
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Crochet Corner
3:00 PM

Needle crafters who already know the basic crochet stitches are invited to drop in to socialize and work on a project of their choice. Experienced needle crafter Margaret Woo will be available to assist individuals. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Foreign and Independent Films at Your Library: Amnesia (France & Switzerland, 2015)
6:30 PM

When Jo comes to Ibiza to be a DJ at the club “Amnesia,” he befriends a solitary woman who’s trying to forget her past. As their friendship grows, Martha puts everything she had previously lived by into question. 96 min. Not rated. English, German, French, Spanish with English subtitles. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Friday September 8, 2017
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Meditation Circle
2:30 PM

Slow down and join Reference Librarian Ann Kerr and reduce stress using meditation. Registration is suggested.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Posture Exercises
3:30 PM

Reference Librarian Ann Kerr will share some simple exercises to improve your posture and increase your flexibility. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Saturday September 9, 2017
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Hidden Treasures of the Lawrence Library Walking Tour
2:00 PM

Come join us for an in-depth tour that explores the library’s fantastic resources. We will reveal curiosities found in the collection both on the shelves and virtually, while getting some exercise! Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Monday September 11, 2017
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Movie Matinee: United 93 (2006)
2:00 PM

Harrowing re-creation of the plane's hijacking on September 11, 2001. 115 min. R-rated. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Off the Page
7:00 PM

Try out your acting chops (or indulge your secret passion) playing one of the great characters from dramatic literature or contemporary comedy—without the threat of performing in front of a live audience! We will “cast” and read a play aloud, around a table, as actors and production teams typically do at the first rehearsal of a play. Registration suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Thursday September 14, 2017
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CookTalks: Family Food Traditions – Create and Preserve Meaningful Food Experiences
11:00 AM

Identify meaningful food traditions with food expert Vanessa Young. Discover how to mine the past for cultural recipes, document unique food histories, and engage family and friends. Explore ways to create new traditions rooted in recent experiences and travels. Registration is suggested.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Poetry Circle: Seamus Heaney (1939-2013)
7:00 PM

A native of Northern Ireland, Seamus Heaney is widely recognized as one of the major poets of the 20th century. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1995 "for works of lyrical beauty and ethical depth, which exalt everyday miracles and the living past." Registration is suggested.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Friday September 15, 2017
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Fiction Writing Workshop
10:00 AM

Emily Eckart, author of Pale Hearts, returns to discuss using descriptive language and vivid imagery to make stories unforgettable. She will demonstrate how this works in her own fiction.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Drum Circle: Fall – Winter Series
4:30 PM

Join us for this drum circle. Bring your own drum or use one of ours. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Saturday September 16, 2017
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Poetry Circle: Seamus Heaney (1939-2013)
10:00 AM

A native of Northern Ireland, Seamus Heaney is widely recognized as one of the major poets of the 20th century. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1995 "for works of lyrical beauty and ethical depth, which exalt everyday miracles and the living past." Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Monday September 18, 2017
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Morning Book Club: Defending Jacob, by William Landay
10:00 AM

"Defending Jacob" tells the story of a district attorney’s son who is accused of killing a classmate. As the father attempts to prove his son’s innocence, Landay explores uncomfortable territory: can a tendency toward violence be inherited? Is the capacity for murder a genetic disposition? In the end Landay pulls off a clever plot device that doesn’t reveal itself until the final pages. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Tuesday September 19, 2017
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Science Fiction Book Club: Ninefox Gambit, by Yoon Ha Lee
7:00 PM

To win an impossible war, Captain Kel Cheris must awaken an ancient weapon and a despised traitor general. Next sci-fi book club title is: Dawn by Octavia Butler. Refreshments served. Registration is suggested.  

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Wednesday September 20, 2017
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Knitting Circle
7:00 PM

Knitters who already know the basics are invited to drop in to socialize with other knitters and work on a project of their choice. Experienced knitter Helene Plank will be available to assist individuals. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Thursday September 21, 2017
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Crochet Corner
3:00 PM

Needle crafters who already know the basic crochet stitches are invited to drop in to socialize and work on a project of their choice. Experienced needle crafter Margaret Woo will be available to assist individuals. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Adult Craft Workshop: Decoupage Fall Leaf Vase
6:00 PM

Add a little Fall décor to your home with this easy project. Materials will be provided. Registration is required and is limited to 12 participants. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Friday September 22, 2017
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Meditation Circle
2:30 PM

Slow down and join Reference Librarian Ann Kerr and reduce stress using meditation. Registration is suggested.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Posture Exercises
3:30 PM

Reference Librarian Ann Kerr will share some simple exercises to improve your posture and increase your flexibility. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Friends of the Lawrence Library Book Sale Preview Night
6:00 PM

Friday, September 22, 6:00–8:30 pm Preview Night

Saturday, September 23, 9:30 am–4:30 pm through Sunday, October 1, 2017

Thousands of used, gently-read books will be available at the Friends of the Lawrence Library Book Sale. A special preview night will be held Friday, September 22. The library will be closed for normal operations during the preview event but you will have the first chance to get some amazing deals. Admission to the Preview Night is free for members of the Friends of the Lawrence Library, $5 for the general public, and $20 for booksellers. This event is the only time booksellers will be permitted to use scanning devices. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Saturday September 23, 2017
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Friends of the Lawrence Library Book Sale
9:30 AM

Friday, September 22, 6:00–8:30 pm Preview Night

Saturday, September 23, 9:30 am–4:30 pm through Sunday, October 1, 2017

Thousands of used, gently-read books will be available at the Friends of the Lawrence Library Book Sale. A special preview night will be held Friday, September 22. The library will be closed for normal operations during the preview event but you will have the first chance to get some amazing deals. Admission to the Preview Night is free for members of the Friends of the Lawrence Library, $5 for the general public, and $20 for booksellers. This event is the only time booksellers will be permitted to use scanning devices. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Monday September 25, 2017
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Off the Page
7:00 PM

Try out your acting chops (or indulge your secret passion) playing one of the great characters from dramatic literature or contemporary comedy—without the threat of performing in front of a live audience! We will “cast” and read a play aloud, around a table, as actors and production teams typically do at the first rehearsal of a play. Registration suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Wednesday September 27, 2017
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Active Aging Fitness: Fall-Winter Series
3:00 PM

The health benefits of regular exercise for older adults are both physical and mental. Get moving with certified Senior Fitness Specialist Bob Kirby, and add some life to your years. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Friday September 29, 2017
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Meditation Circle
2:30 PM

Slow down and join Reference Librarian Ann Kerr and reduce stress using meditation. Registration is suggested.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Posture Exercises
3:30 PM

Reference Librarian Ann Kerr will share some simple exercises to improve your posture and increase your flexibility. Registration is suggested. 

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
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Monday October 9, 2017
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Columbus Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM
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Tuesday November 7, 2017
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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.
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Friday November 10, 2017
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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.

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Thursday November 23, 2017
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Thanksgiving Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM
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Friday November 24, 2017
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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.
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Sunday December 24, 2017
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Christmas Eve
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

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

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

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Monday January 15, 2018
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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Sunday September 2, 2018
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Labor Day Weekend
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Monday September 3, 2018
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Labor Day Weekend
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Monday October 8, 2018
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Columbus Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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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.

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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.

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

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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.

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

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

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

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

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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Sunday September 1, 2019
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Labor Day Weekend
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Monday September 2, 2019
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Labor Day Weekend
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Monday October 14, 2019
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Columbus Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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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.

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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.

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

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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.

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

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

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

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

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