List of Events

  

Saturday June 23, 2018
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
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Summer Volunteer Orientation
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

*For Teen Summer Volunteers ONLY* 

Please register only if you have received a confirmation email of acceptance. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are many spaces available.
 
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Summer Volunteer Orientation
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

*For Teen Summer Volunteers ONLY* 

Please register only if you have received a confirmation email of acceptance. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are many spaces available.
Monday June 25, 2018
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Maker Monday (Ages 10-17)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn how to create a DIY T-Shirt Tote Bag. 

No registration required. 

You must bring your own t-shirt!

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Tuesday June 26, 2018
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Teen Arts & Crafts Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Join local artists Mrs. Mehta and Poonam Singh as they teach you how to create a new craft each week!

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 11 spaces available.
Wednesday June 27, 2018
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Making a Scene: Teen Acting Workshop (Ages 12-18)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Through playing exciting and fun acting games, you will learn how to: 

  • Develop a character on the fly
  • Analyze a scene 
  • Have fun improvising scenes 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 11 spaces available.
Thursday June 28, 2018
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Teen Cooking Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Learn how to create easy, no-bake, healthy recipes. 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 11 spaces available.
Saturday June 30, 2018
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday July 2, 2018
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Maker Monday (Ages 10-17)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn how to create a mandala using a recycled CD!

Please register. Materials provided. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, June 25, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Tuesday July 3, 2018
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Teen Arts & Crafts Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Join local artists Mrs. Mehta and Poonam Singh as they teach you how to create a new craft each week!

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Wednesday July 4, 2018
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Fourth of July
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Thursday July 5, 2018
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Teen Cooking Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Learn how to create easy, no-bake, healthy recipes. 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Saturday July 7, 2018
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday July 9, 2018
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Maker Monday (Ages 10-17)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Create a cozy pillow without having to use a needle and thread! 

Please register. Materials provided. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 2, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Tuesday July 10, 2018
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Teen Arts & Crafts Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Join local artists Mrs. Mehta and Poonam Singh as they teach you how to create a new craft each week!

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Wednesday July 11, 2018
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Starlab Portable Planetarium (Ages 12 & up)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Explore the solar system inside the library! 

Traveling education company, Pearl Observatory will be at the libray with their portable planetarium. 

*Once the program has started, you will not be able to enter the planetarium. Please arrive on time* 

Sponsored by The Friends of the West Windsor Library.

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Thursday July 12, 2018
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Teen Cooking Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Learn how to create easy, no-bake, healthy recipes. 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Saturday July 14, 2018
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Learn to Knit (Ages 12-18)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Learn how to knit!

Materials provided. 

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday July 16, 2018
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Maker Monday (Ages 10-17)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate the Summer Reading theme of Libraries Rock! by exploring the art of rock painting. 

Please register. Materials provided. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Tuesday July 17, 2018
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Teen Arts & Crafts Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Join local artists Mrs. Mehta and Poonam Singh as they teach you how to create a new craft each week!

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Thursday July 19, 2018
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Teen Cooking Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Learn how to create easy, no-bake, healthy recipes. 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Saturday July 21, 2018
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday July 23, 2018
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Maker Monday (Ages 10-17)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Create a decorative piece of String Art for your room!

Please register. Materials provided. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 16, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Tuesday July 24, 2018
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Teen Arts & Crafts Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Join local artists Mrs. Mehta and Poonam Singh as they teach you how to create a new craft each week!

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Thursday July 26, 2018
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Teen Cooking Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Learn how to create easy, no-bake, healthy recipes. 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Saturday July 28, 2018
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday July 30, 2018
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Maker Monday (Ages 10-17)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn how to make a colorful mosaic using recycled CDs! 

Please register. Materials provided. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 23, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Tuesday July 31, 2018
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Teen Arts & Crafts Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Join local artists Mrs. Mehta and Poonam Singh as they teach you how to create a new craft each week!

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Wednesday August 1, 2018
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Common Application Workshop (For Rising Seniors Only)
11:00 AM

In this free workshop, students will complete the answers to the nearly 50 questions included on the Common Application: Profile, Family, Education, Testing, and Activities. Add up to (10) schools and answer institution-specific questions. See if there are additional essays and short essays required by each of your ten schools. 

Please bring: a fully charged laptop computer with adapter, a sheet of paper, an activities' resume, parents' info (college, work, etc.), testing results (ACT, SAT, SAT2, AP) and your senior schedule (an unofficial transcript). Students who have alreay started the Common Application should not attend this workshop. 

Vince Valenzuela is an independent college counselor (collegewise.com) and a former admissions officer at Villanova University. 

Registration Required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
 
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Common Application Workshop (For Rising Seniors Only)
4:00 PM

In this free workshop, students will complete the answers to the nearly 50 questions included on the Common Application: Profile, Family, Education, Testing, and Activities. Add up to (10) schools and answer institution-specific questions. See if there are additional essays and short essays required by each of your ten schools. 

Please bring: a fully charged laptop computer with adapter, a sheet of paper, an activities' resume, parents' info (college, work, etc.), testing results (ACT, SAT, SAT2, AP) and your senior schedule (an unofficial transcript). Students who have alreay started the Common Application should not attend this workshop. 

Vince Valenzuela is an independent college counselor (collegewise.com) and a former admissions officer at Villanova University. 

Registration Required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Thursday August 2, 2018
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Teen Cooking Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Learn how to create easy, no-bake, healthy recipes. 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Saturday August 4, 2018
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Graphics Animation Workshop (Ages 12-18)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This is a three week workshop. Once registered, you will be signed up for all three classes. 

August 4 - Select a topic of interest and compile material with title, tag, facts on an issue and your specific message to disseminate. 

August 18 - Design graphics and animations to present it. 

August 25 - Continue and then upload to a free platform website. 

You must bring your own Windows PC. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
 
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday August 6, 2018
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Maker Monday (Ages 10-17)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you have a favorite lyric from a song? Transform that lyric into a work of art on canvas!

Please register. Materials provided. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, July 30, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Tuesday August 7, 2018
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Teen Arts & Crafts Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Join local artists Mrs. Mehta and Poonam Singh as they teach you how to create a new craft each week!

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Thursday August 9, 2018
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Teen Cooking Class (Ages 12 & up)
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Learn how to create easy, no-bake, healthy recipes. 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 9:30 AM     
Saturday August 11, 2018
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Saturday August 18, 2018
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Graphics Animation Workshop (Ages 12-18)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This is a three week workshop. Once registered, you will be signed up for all three classes. 

August 4 - Select a topic of interest and compile material with title, tag, facts on an issue and your specific message to disseminate. 

August 18 - Design graphics and animations to present it. 

August 25 - Continue and then upload to a free platform website. 

You must bring your own Windows PC. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Saturday August 25, 2018
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Graphics Animation Workshop (Ages 12-18)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This is a three week workshop. Once registered, you will be signed up for all three classes. 

August 4 - Select a topic of interest and compile material with title, tag, facts on an issue and your specific message to disseminate. 

August 18 - Design graphics and animations to present it. 

August 25 - Continue and then upload to a free platform website. 

You must bring your own Windows PC. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Students will learn the fundamentals of computer science and will be introduced to Java syntax. Through this course, the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as design structures will be explored. Students must bring their own laptop (Mac or Windows, no Chromebook), and be ready for a challenge! 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all ten classes as they build up from what was taught previously. Classes will be held on the following dates: 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

Tuesday November 6, 2018
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Election Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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

Monday November 12, 2018
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Veterans Day Observed
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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

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

All branches are closed.

Friday November 23, 2018
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Day After Thanksgiving
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

Monday January 21, 2019
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Martin Luther King Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

Sunday September 1, 2019
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Monday September 2, 2019
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Labor Day Weekend
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Monday October 14, 2019
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Columbus Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

Tuesday November 5, 2019
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Election Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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

Monday November 11, 2019
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Veterans Day
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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

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

All branches are closed.

Friday November 29, 2019
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Day After Thanksgiving
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

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

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

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

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


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