List of Events

  

Monday September 24, 2018
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Monday Night Book Group: The Professor and the Madman: by Simon Winchester
6:30 PM

The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary by Simon Winchester

An extraordinary tale of madness, genius, and the incredible obsessions of two

remarkable men that led to the making of the Oxford English Dictionary. 

Join us for our monthly meeting. Preregistration preferred.

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Tuesday September 25, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Scrap Can Pumpkin
6:00 PM

Use recycled cans and some other scraps to make this fun pumpkin decoration. 

Ages 15 and up. 

Preregistration required.

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Thursday September 27, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Friday September 28, 2018
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Lego Play
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Let's dump out all the LEGOS and see what you can create.

Ages 5 - 11.

 

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Saturday September 29, 2018
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Wii Sports
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Play Wii Sports with friends.

Preregistration preferred.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Monday October 1, 2018
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Teen Take-out Craft: Spider web decoration

Stop by the circulation desk and pick up a kit to make fun spider web decoration.

Ages 10-18

While supplies last

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Music Mondays
11:00 AM

Play instruments, learn about rhythm, and sing songs with friends.

Ages 2 - 6.

 

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Tuesday October 2, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Wednesday October 3, 2018
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Using Craigslist
10:30 AM

Learn how to use Craigslist—the largest online classified ad Web site—

to search, buy, and sell anything, from books to bikes and trading cards to cars.

Mouse and keyboard skills are essential.  

Registration required.

LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Thursday October 4, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Friday October 5, 2018
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Lego Play
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Get creative and play with our LEGOS.

Ages 5 - 9 with a caregiver.

 

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Monday October 8, 2018
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Columbus Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Tuesday October 9, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Classic Movie Matinée: It Happened One Night (1934)
2:00 PM

Oscar winner about a runaway heiress on the run from her father, and the reporter on her trail. 

As they travel northward and engage in a series of misadventures,

the gruff newspaperman and the spoiled young lady begin to fall for one another. 

Ages 15 and up.  This program was made possible by generous support from the Friends of the Twin Rivers Library. 

Preregistration preferred.

CONTACT:  Staff:   609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Wednesday October 10, 2018
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Evening Movie: Oceans 8 (2018)
6:30 PM

A group of women plans a jewel heist at the Met’s Costume Institute Gala. 

Ages 13 and up.  Rated PG-13.  110 minutes. 

This program was made possible by generous support from the Friends of the Twin Rivers Library. 

Preregistration preferred.

 

CONTACT:  Staff:   609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Thursday October 11, 2018
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Excel Basics
10:30 AM

Learn how to input data and format spreadsheets for everyday tasks.

Mouse and keyboard skills are essential.  

Preregistration required.

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Friday October 12, 2018
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Drop-in Crafternoon
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Get creative!  Join us for a drop-in craft

This program is limited to children ages 5 - 11.

 

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Saturday October 13, 2018
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Writers' Group
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bring five pages of a work-in-progress to discuss with other writers.

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Monday October 15, 2018
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Teen Take-out Craft: Spider web decoration
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Stop by the circulation desk and pick up a kit to make fun spider web decoration.

Ages 10-18

While supplies last

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Music Mondays
11:00 AM

Play instruments, learn about rhythm, and sing songs with friends.

Ages 2 - 6.

 

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Sci-Fi Movie: Future World (2018)
6:00 PM

A young boy's mother is dying and beyond the capabilities of any local medicine.

Desperate for an answer, the boy travels across the barren future world wasteland,

scavenging for a cure that is only rumored to exist. Rated R. 90 minutes.

Preregistration preferred. This program was made possible by generous support from the Friends of the Twin Rivers Library.

 

CONTACT:  Staff:   609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Tuesday October 16, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Introduction to Pixlr for the Web
2:30 PM

Learn the basics of using Pixlr, a free photo editing software available on the Web.

Learn how to crop and resize, as well as make adjustments and add effects to photos.  

Mouse and keyboard skills are essential.  

Registration required.

LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Upcycling: Glittered Book Page Leaves
6:00 PM

Use old book pages and glitter to make fun sparkling leaves for fall.  Ages 15 and up. 

Preregistration required.

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Thursday October 18, 2018
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Word Basics
10:30 AM

Learn the basics of creating and formatting documents in Word. 

Mouse and keyboard skills are essential.  

Preregistration required.

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Friday October 19, 2018
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Wii Sports
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Play Wii Sports with friends.

Ages 7-12.

 

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Tuesday October 23, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Geeks and Gadgets
2:00 PM

Members of the MCLS IT department will answer your questions about PCs and tablets,

or library services such as eBooks and audio books. Bring in your electronic devices for troubleshooting,

and get consumer tips if you’re considering purchasing a new computer or device. 

If you have the manual for your device, please bring that, too. 

For best service, we suggest you email your questions to support@mcl.org at least a few days before the event.

Preregistration required.

LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Wednesday October 24, 2018
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PowerPoint Basics
2:30 PM

Learn how to create basic presentations, format text and insert images.

Mouse and keyboard skills are essential.  

Preregistration required.

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Evening Movie: Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
6:30 PM

A group of women plans a jewel heist at the Met’s Costume Institute Gala. 

Ages 13 and up.  Rated PG-13.  110 minutes. 

This program was made possible by generous support from the Friends of the Twin Rivers Library. 

Preregistration preferred.

 

CONTACT:  Staff:   609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Thursday October 25, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Friday October 26, 2018
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Family Movie: Coco (2017)
2:30 PM

A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse. 

Rated PG.  109 minutes.  Preregistration is recommended.

This program was made possible by generous support from the Friends of the Twin Rivers Library.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Saturday October 27, 2018
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Writers' Group
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bring five pages of a work-in-progress to discuss with other writers.

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Monday October 29, 2018
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Monday Night Book Group: Devil in the white City by Erik Larson
6:30 PM

Erik Larson intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer

who used the fair to lure his victims to their death.

Preregistration preferred. 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Tuesday October 30, 2018
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Story Time
11:00 AM

Stories, songs, games, and crafts for ages 2 - 6 with a caregiver.

CONTACT:  Twin Rivers Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
 
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Scrapbook Paper Pumpkin
6:00 PM

Use scrapbook pages to make a 3-D pumpkin decoration.  Ages 15 and up.  Preregistration required.

 

CONTACT:  Staff  609-443-1880  twinprogs@mcl.org
LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
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.

 
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New Year's Day
12:55 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

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

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.

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

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

The Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence and West Windsor branches will be open for holiday hours, 9:30-5:00pm. All other branches will be closed.

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

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

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

 
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New Year's Eve
12:55 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 3:00pm.


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