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Friday October 18, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 4:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 4:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Art Station, K-5th Gr.
3:00 PM

For children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

Drop in between 3-4:45 to make a quick - yet relaxing - art project!  Projects will vary weekly, but you can expect anything from dot paint markers (a favorite!) to zen doodles.  Clean-up finishes by 4:45pm.  Suitable for children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

No registration required.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Saturday October 19, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 4:00pm
10:00 AM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 4:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Science Saturday
10:30 AM

Examine the different materials and methods birds use to build nests. For children ages 5-8.

Online registration begins on Oct. 5. Please register each child separately. 

 

 

CONTACT:  Robbinsville Branch  609-259-2150  
LOCATION: Robbinsville Branch
There are 7 spaces available.
 
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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.

CONTACT:  Briana Cahill  609-737-2610  bcahill@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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YU-GI-OH Club (ages 7 - 11)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join us at the library for an afternoon of dueling.  Test your deck, and meet new friends. 

Ages 7 - 11.  No registration required.

CONTACT:  Briana Cahill  609-737-2610  bcahill@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Google CS First (Ages 8-11)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Google's CS First is a curriculum that introduces to children the basics of computer science using the visual programming language Scratch under many different themes. We are glad to offer a "game design" themed course for this program.

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 sessions (10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Family Movie, for children of all ages with a caregiver.
1:30 PM

For children of all ages, with a caregiver.

Join us for the movie:  Descendants 3 (2019).  Not Rated (120 minutes).

NEW TIME:  the movie will start promptly at 1:30pm.  Popcorn will be served.  Caregivers must remain in the room for the duration of the movie. 

Coloring pages will be available.

No registration necessary!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
2:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Future Leaders of America (Grades 5-8)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Love to talk? Aruge? Interested in developing the most valuable skill of the 21st century? Learn about: public speaking, effective communication, logical arguments, STEM issues, the U.S. government and modern societal issues. 

Please register. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 13 spaces available.
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
2:30 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
3:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Teaching Little Brains to Read (Grades 2-3)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn strategies to improve reading, vocabulary, spelling, and comprehension. 

Apart from reading, kids will participate in fun activities like crafts, drawing, word search games, etc. 

Registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 11 spaces available.
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
3:30 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
4:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Sunday October 20, 2019
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Cardboard Spinning Ghost
1:00 PM

All ages, with a caregiver 

Drop by for a self-directed craft activity while supplies last.  For children of all ages, parents must supervise.

It's almost Halloween!  Make a friendly Halloween spinning ghost to hang up for the holiday!

No registration required.

 

 
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Drop-in Activity Table through 4:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 4:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Math Advancement (Grades 5 & up)
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking in creative ways of learning math! 

During these sessions, we will be going over advanced topics not generally covered in the school math curriculum. 

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Creative Math Problem Solving (Grades 2-7)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Come to sessions where you can learn more about how to tackel difficult math problems with ease! These sessions are run by high school students. They all have experience in math competitions and they cannot wait to teach you how to ace any math problem!

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday October 21, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 8:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 8:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Mailbox Activity Station, K-5th Gr.
3:00 PM

For children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

Drop in any time between 3-5pm, and visit our Mailbox Activity Station!  Write a postcard to your friendly librarian (or anyone you know), then decorate it with markers, rubber stamps, and stickers!  Add a diy stamp and place it in our toy mailbox. “Mail” will be collected at 5pm and displayed in the Children’s Department.  Each week will have a different writing prompt to get you started, but you can write about whatever you'd like.

No registration required.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Kindergarten-6th Grade Tutoring
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Children in grades K-6 will get homework help and subject review from volunteer mentors.

Children ages 5-7: a caregiver must be in the room during the program.

Children ages 8-13: a caregiver must be in the library during the program.

Register in person or by phone.

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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Book Discussion A Small Zombie Problem by K. G. Campbell
4:45 PM

Suggested grades 5-8. All welcome! 

Book Discussion A Small Zombie Problem by K. G. Campbell. [Book 1 in the Zombie Problems Series]  When August DuPont, eleven, leaves his eccentric Aunt Hydrangea's crumbling mansion for the first time ever, he meets family, makes a friend, and attracts a zombie. 

Light Refreshments!

  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.   

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Coding for the Web (Ages 10-12)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Want to learn how to code in HTML and CSS? Join us as we use Mozilla Thimble to learn the basics of coding for the web. At the end of this session you will be able to create your own webpage and also start to incorporate CSS into it and will develop your passion for programming. 

Students must bring their own laptop to classes. 

Registration required. Once registered, students will be signed up for all classes (9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Crazy 8s Math Club
5:30 PM

Math and mischief at your library! Enjoy hands-on games that get kids fired up about math. Grades K-2.

Register online beginning Oct 7. Please register each child separately.

 

CONTACT:  Robbinsville Branch  609-259-2150  
LOCATION: Robbinsville Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
6:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Messy Club (Ages 4 & up)
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Do you like getting messy? Join the messy club! Each week we will create messy crafts and have fun with messy experiments!

No registration required. Space is limited to first 24 children. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
6:30 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Kids' Math, Money & Monopoly (Ages 8-12)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Please note: This program was previously titled "Tween Financial Literacy & Math Skills"

Children and tweens ages 8-12 will practice math skills and learn about money & financial concepts while playing board games like "Monopoly" and "Allowance."

Led by Girl Scout Gold Award candidate, Tanya.

Online registration suggested, but walk-ins welcome too.

CONTACT:  Miss Liz  609-448-1474  ehughes@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
7:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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School-age STEAM
7:00 PM

An interactive, hands-on science program focusing on different aspects of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math tailored for school-age children.
For grades K-5.
Registration is required online starting the previous Monday.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
7:30 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
8:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Tuesday October 22, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 8:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 8:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Drop in Scratch Art Masks
6:00 PM

Come drop-in and create an animal mask out of scratch art paper.

For ages 5 & up with a caregiver.

No registration required

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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ABC Chess (Grades 1-5)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Chess class for intermediate/advanced beginners. Boards and pieces provided. 

Come and enjoy the fun of chess taught by Sarah Yan (Champion of 2017 NJ Open U1600) and assisted by Erick Yan (Champion of 2016 Manhattan Open Mixed Doubles Team). 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all five classes (10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29)

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Puffy Paint Sugar Skull Rocks, ages 3+
6:30 PM

For ages 3+, with a caregiver.

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos and create sugar skull rocks!

No registration necessary!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Incredible Math
6:45 PM - 7:30 PM

This free math tutoring program is for students who would like to improve their math skills or become accelerated in math.  Students are welcome to bring in their own math questions.  There will also be appropriate math worksheets and activities to help students keep up their math skills and learn new knowledge at a higher level.

For grades K – 7.

LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Wednesday October 23, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 8:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 8:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Mailbox Activity Station, K-5th Gr.
2:00 PM

For children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

Drop in any time between 2-5pm, and visit our Mailbox Activity Station!  Write a postcard to your friendly librarian (or anyone you know), then decorate it with markers, rubber stamps, and stickers!  Add a diy stamp and place it in our toy mailbox. “Mail” will be collected at 5pm and displayed in the Children’s Department.  Each week will have a different writing prompt to get you started, but you can write about whatever you'd like.

No registration required.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Story Stretchers
4:30 PM

Story Stretchers is a half hour program that combines stories with yoga and movement exercises.
Suggested for ages 3-8.
No registration is required.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Halloween Fun! Please register (ages 2-11)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Wear your costume and trick-or-treat at the library!  Listen to some fun stories and make a creepy craft! 

Ages 2 - 11.  Siblings Welcome!  Online registration required.  

 

CONTACT:  Briana Cahill  609-737-2610  bcahill@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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Canceled - What’s Up Wednesdays
5:45 PM

In this after-school club children in grades 3-5 will explore a range of topics. Each class will include a craft or special project. Please be aware that this program will occasionally include food. Classes will meet on Wednesdays at 5:45 p.m.

Please call 609-259-2150 to register.

 

CONTACT:  Robbinsville Branch  609-259-2150  
LOCATION: Robbinsville Branch
 
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DIY Fantasy Magic Wands
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

Create your own fantastical wand with natural materials.  Use your imagination with sticks, yarn and feathers, etc. to create your own unique magic wand!

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Midweek Math Tutoring
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Peddie School Math Club members will be available for tutoring in math at all levels to students in grades 1 through 12.

No registration required.

Children ages 5-7: a caregiver must be in the room during the program.

Children ages 8-13: a caregiver must be in the library during the program.

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
Thursday October 24, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 8:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 8:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Mystery Craft! for K-5th Gr.
3:00 PM

For children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

Drop in any time between 3-5pm, and make a mystery craft!  Each week we’ll pull together a fun project from our closet of craft supplies … but it'll be a surprise until you arrive!  Materials may include: craft sticks, paper, paint, dot markers, pom-poms, stickers, tempura sticks, pipe cleaners, beads, googly eyes, glitter glue, and more. 

No registration required.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
4:30 PM

 

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing 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 build vehicles, buildings and more! 

Grades K - 5. No registration required.

See Youth Program Policy
 

CONTACT:  Briana Cahill  609-737-2610  bcahill@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hopewell Branch
 
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DIY Fantasy Magic Wands
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

Create your own fantastical wand with natural materials.  Use your imagination with sticks, yarn and feathers, etc. to create your own unique magic wand!

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Friday October 25, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 4:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 4:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Art Station, K-5th Gr.
3:00 PM

For children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

Drop in between 3-4:45 to make a quick - yet relaxing - art project!  Projects will vary weekly, but you can expect anything from dot paint markers (a favorite!) to zen doodles.  Clean-up finishes by 4:45pm.  Suitable for children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

No registration required.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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West Windsor Library Annual Halloween Playfest
8:00 PM

The Mercer County Library System, West Windsor Branch will be presenting two new Halloween-themed short plays written by Michael Kerr: "The Horror at Camp Happy Swamp" and a short musical play, "Bad Riddance," with music by Laura Liao. Performances will be on Friday, Oct. 25th at 8 PM; Saturday, Oct. 26th at 3 PM and 8 PM; and Sunday, Oct. 27th at 3 PM.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library. All performances will take place at the Mercer County Library, West Windsor Branch, 333 N. Post Rd., Princeton Junction.

Admission is free.

Doors open 20 minutes before show time. Appropriate for ages 10 and above. For more information call director Michael Kerr at (609) 275-8901 or email: mkerr@mcl.org

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Saturday October 26, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 4:00pm
10:00 AM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 4:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Spooky Halloween Science, for ages 2yrs and up
11:00 AM

For ages 2 years and up, with a caregiver.

Drop-in to our spooky lab and become a mad scientist!  Come any time between 11am and 1pm and go through the stations featuring hands-on spooky Halloween science experiments!  Fun for kids of all ages!

Please dress in old clothes or wear a smock. Some experiments may get messy!

Registration is required starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Please register each child separately.

Space is limited. Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend, so that we may allow another child to participate. (609) 883-8295.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Google CS First (Ages 8-11)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Google's CS First is a curriculum that introduces to children the basics of computer science using the visual programming language Scratch under many different themes. We are glad to offer a "game design" themed course for this program.

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 sessions (10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Future Leaders of America (Grades 5-8)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Love to talk? Aruge? Interested in developing the most valuable skill of the 21st century? Learn about: public speaking, effective communication, logical arguments, STEM issues, the U.S. government and modern societal issues. 

Please register. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
 
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West Windsor Library Annual Halloween Playfest
3:00 PM

The Mercer County Library System, West Windsor Branch will be presenting two new Halloween-themed short plays written by Michael Kerr: "The Horror at Camp Happy Swamp" and a short musical play, "Bad Riddance," with music by Laura Liao. Performances will be on Friday, Oct. 25th at 8 PM; Saturday, Oct. 26th at 3 PM and 8 PM; and Sunday, Oct. 27th at 3 PM.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library. All performances will take place at the Mercer County Library, West Windsor Branch, 333 N. Post Rd., Princeton Junction.

Admission is free.

Doors open 20 minutes before show time. Appropriate for ages 10 and above. For more information call director Michael Kerr at (609) 275-8901 or email: mkerr@mcl.org

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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West Windsor Library Annual Halloween Playfest
8:00 PM

The Mercer County Library System, West Windsor Branch will be presenting two new Halloween-themed short plays written by Michael Kerr: "The Horror at Camp Happy Swamp" and a short musical play, "Bad Riddance," with music by Laura Liao. Performances will be on Friday, Oct. 25th at 8 PM; Saturday, Oct. 26th at 3 PM and 8 PM; and Sunday, Oct. 27th at 3 PM.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library. All performances will take place at the Mercer County Library, West Windsor Branch, 333 N. Post Rd., Princeton Junction.

Admission is free.

Doors open 20 minutes before show time. Appropriate for ages 10 and above. For more information call director Michael Kerr at (609) 275-8901 or email: mkerr@mcl.org

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Sunday October 27, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 4:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 4:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Flying Bat Straw Rockets
1:00 PM

All ages, with a caregiver 

Drop by for a self-directed craft activity while supplies last.  For children of all ages, parents must supervise.

Make a bat rocket using aeordynamics to make it fly!

No registration required.

 

 
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Math Advancement (Grades 5 & up)
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking in creative ways of learning math! 

During these sessions, we will be going over advanced topics not generally covered in the school math curriculum. 

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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West Windsor Library Annual Halloween Playfest
3:00 PM

The Mercer County Library System, West Windsor Branch will be presenting two new Halloween-themed short plays written by Michael Kerr: "The Horror at Camp Happy Swamp" and a short musical play, "Bad Riddance," with music by Laura Liao. Performances will be on Friday, Oct. 25th at 8 PM; Saturday, Oct. 26th at 3 PM and 8 PM; and Sunday, Oct. 27th at 3 PM.

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library. All performances will take place at the Mercer County Library, West Windsor Branch, 333 N. Post Rd., Princeton Junction.

Admission is free.

Doors open 20 minutes before show time. Appropriate for ages 10 and above. For more information call director Michael Kerr at (609) 275-8901 or email: mkerr@mcl.org

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Creative Math Problem Solving (Grades 2-7)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Come to sessions where you can learn more about how to tackel difficult math problems with ease! These sessions are run by high school students. They all have experience in math competitions and they cannot wait to teach you how to ace any math problem!

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday October 28, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 8:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 8:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Mailbox Activity Station, K-5th Gr.
3:00 PM

For children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

Drop in any time between 3-5pm, and visit our Mailbox Activity Station!  Write a postcard to your friendly librarian (or anyone you know), then decorate it with markers, rubber stamps, and stickers!  Add a diy stamp and place it in our toy mailbox. “Mail” will be collected at 5pm and displayed in the Children’s Department.  Each week will have a different writing prompt to get you started, but you can write about whatever you'd like.

No registration required.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Kindergarten-6th Grade Tutoring
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Children in grades K-6 will get homework help and subject review from volunteer mentors.

Children ages 5-7: a caregiver must be in the room during the program.

Children ages 8-13: a caregiver must be in the library during the program.

Register in person or by phone.

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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Coding for the Web (Ages 10-12)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Want to learn how to code in HTML and CSS? Join us as we use Mozilla Thimble to learn the basics of coding for the web. At the end of this session you will be able to create your own webpage and also start to incorporate CSS into it and will develop your passion for programming. 

Students must bring their own laptop to classes. 

Registration required. Once registered, students will be signed up for all classes (9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Crazy 8s Math Club
5:30 PM

Math and mischief at your library! Enjoy hands-on games that get kids fired up about math. Grades K-2.

Register online beginning Oct 14. Please register each child separately.

 

CONTACT:  Robbinsville Branch  609-259-2150  
LOCATION: Robbinsville Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
 
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Special Diwali Messy Club (Ages 4 & up)
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us for a special messy club where we will do a messy craft in celebration of Diwali!

Do you like getting messy? Join the messy club! Each week we will create messy crafts and have fun with messy experiments!

No registration required. Space is limited to first 24 children. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Maker Monday: Halloween Shrinky Dinks, for ages 5+
6:30 PM

For ages 5 and up, with a caregiver.

Time to create!  Join us for Maker Monday and use your creativity for this hands-on project!

This month’s maker project is: Halloween Shrinky Dinks!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Kids' Math, Money & Monopoly (Ages 8-12)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Please note: This program was previously titled "Tween Financial Literacy & Math Skills"

Children and tweens ages 8-12 will practice math skills and learn about money & financial concepts while playing board games like "Monopoly" and "Allowance."

Led by Girl Scout Gold Award candidate, Tanya.

Online registration suggested, but walk-ins welcome too.

CONTACT:  Miss Liz  609-448-1474  ehughes@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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School-age STEAM
7:00 PM

An interactive, hands-on science program focusing on different aspects of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math tailored for school-age children.
For grades K-5.
Registration is required online starting the previous Monday.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Tuesday October 29, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 8:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 8:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Celebrate Diwali
3:00 PM

Children ages 4 and up are invited to join us for a story, crafts, and treats!

Online registration begins on Oct. 15. Please register each child separately.

CONTACT:  Robbinsville Branch  609-259-2150  
LOCATION: Robbinsville Branch
There are 27 spaces available.
 
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Drop in Mummy Paper Plate Craft
6:00 PM

Come drop-in and create a scary paper plate mummy.

For ages 3 & up with a caregiver.

No registration required

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
6:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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ABC Chess (Grades 1-5)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Chess class for intermediate/advanced beginners. Boards and pieces provided. 

Come and enjoy the fun of chess taught by Sarah Yan (Champion of 2017 NJ Open U1600) and assisted by Erick Yan (Champion of 2016 Manhattan Open Mixed Doubles Team). 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all five classes (10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29)

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
6:30 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Incredible Math
6:45 PM - 7:30 PM

This free math tutoring program is for students who would like to improve their math skills or become accelerated in math.  Students are welcome to bring in their own math questions.  There will also be appropriate math worksheets and activities to help students keep up their math skills and learn new knowledge at a higher level.

For grades K – 7.

LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
There are 20 spaces available.
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
7:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
7:30 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Escape the Haunted Library! For families
8:00 PM

For children of all ages and their families.

The lights at the Lawrence Branch are out and the doors are locked – and somehow you are stuck in the children’s activity room!  Hidden in the room are clues to find the key that will get you out of there!  Do you have what it takes?  (Trust us, you don’t want to be stuck in the library all night).  Bring your family (in teams of 2-6 people) and work together to see if you can solve the puzzles in 20 minutes!!  Children of all ages are invited and everyone will have to work together in this Halloween-themed escape room.

Please don’t be late or you will miss your chance! 

Registration is required, starting at 7am on the day of the program.  Each family should sign up for one time slot.  Space is extremely limited.  Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend. (609) 883-8295.

Please note: this program will be held on Tuesday, October 15th, Saturday, October 19th, Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 29th, at specified times.  Please only sign up for one date/time.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Wednesday October 30, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 8:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 8:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Homeschool Halloween
2:00 PM

For ages 5 and up.

Homeschooling and other families are welcome to hear Halloween stories and do related activities.  

 

LOCATION: Hollowbrook Branch
 
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Mailbox Activity Station, K-5th Gr.
2:00 PM

For children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

Drop in any time between 2-5pm, and visit our Mailbox Activity Station!  Write a postcard to your friendly librarian (or anyone you know), then decorate it with markers, rubber stamps, and stickers!  Add a diy stamp and place it in our toy mailbox. “Mail” will be collected at 5pm and displayed in the Children’s Department.  Each week will have a different writing prompt to get you started, but you can write about whatever you'd like.

No registration required.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Halloween Party
3:30 PM

Children ages 4 and up are invited to wear their costumes and join us for crafts, games, and treats!

Online registration begins on Oct. 16. Please register each child separately.

CONTACT:  Robbinsville Branch  609-259-2150  
LOCATION: Robbinsville Branch
There are 25 spaces available.
 
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Story Stretchers
4:30 PM

Story Stretchers is a half hour program that combines stories with yoga and movement exercises.
Suggested for ages 3-8.
No registration is required.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Bollywood Dance (Ages 5-12)
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

Learn how to Bollywood dance!

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Fun Halloween Crafts
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

Get in the spirit of Halloween with some fun easy crafts!

We'll make flying bat straw rockets, spinning ghosts, color wooden shapes and create our own "Stamped spooky stories!"

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Midweek Math Tutoring
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Peddie School Math Club members will be available for tutoring in math at all levels to students in grades 1 through 12.

No registration required.

Children ages 5-7: a caregiver must be in the room during the program.

Children ages 8-13: a caregiver must be in the library during the program.

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
Thursday October 31, 2019
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Drop-in Activity Table through 8:00pm
1:00 PM

Our activity station will have tables with games, educational toys, workbooks or other self-directed activities. At times there may be a craft!  Suitable for children of any age, with adult supervision.

Registration is not required, drop in at your convenience.  Cleanup will finish by about 8:00pm.

Materials have been purchased by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Mystery Craft! for K-5th Gr.
3:00 PM

For children ages 5-10, with adult supervision.

Drop in any time between 3-5pm, and make a mystery craft!  Each week we’ll pull together a fun project from our closet of craft supplies … but it'll be a surprise until you arrive!  Materials may include: craft sticks, paper, paint, dot markers, pom-poms, stickers, tempura sticks, pipe cleaners, beads, googly eyes, glitter glue, and more. 

No registration required.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
 
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
4:30 PM

 

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
 
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Fun Halloween Crafts
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

Get in the spirit of Halloween with some fun easy crafts! 

We'll make flying bat straw rockets, spinning ghosts, color wooden shapes and create our own "Stamped spooky stories!"

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Saturday November 2, 2019
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Empowering Girls Through Programming (Ages 9-13)

Girls ages 9-13 will learn the basics of computer coding and programming through a wide variety of “plugged” and “unplugged” activities led by Girl Scout Gold Award candidate, Anushya.

Online registration required.

Please note: Snacks will be served.

CONTACT:  Miss Liz  609-448-1484  ehughes@mcl.org
 
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Junior Coding League (Grades 5-9)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Use computer programming to make a difference. Learn how to create websites that will solve problems for the WWP community. 

Students must bring their own laptops. 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 classes: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 1:22 PM     
 
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Google CS First (Ages 8-11)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Google's CS First is a curriculum that introduces to children the basics of computer science using the visual programming language Scratch under many different themes. We are glad to offer a "game design" themed course for this program.

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 sessions (10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Future Leaders of America (Grades 5-8)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Love to talk? Aruge? Interested in developing the most valuable skill of the 21st century? Learn about: public speaking, effective communication, logical arguments, STEM issues, the U.S. government and modern societal issues. 

Please register. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
Sunday November 3, 2019
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3D Modeling & Printing for Kids with Autism (Ages 7 & up)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

If your child has autism and can operate a computer, sign up for our free classes for 3D Modeling and Printing. 

Learn 3D Printer operations, learn a CAD system and design 3 dimensional objects, and take your models home! 

Students must bring their own laptop!

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all three classes: 11/3, 11/10, 11/17. 

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Registration will begin on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
 
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Math Advancement (Grades 5 & up)
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking in creative ways of learning math! 

During these sessions, we will be going over advanced topics not generally covered in the school math curriculum. 

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Scratch Program with Reego
2:30 PM

For children ages 5 and up. 

Scratch is a great educational tool for teaching simple programming concepts to kids.

Bring your own laptop.

Participation is limited to 8 registrants.    

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 4 spaces available.
 
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Creative Math Problem Solving (Grades 2-7)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Come to sessions where you can learn more about how to tackel difficult math problems with ease! These sessions are run by high school students. They all have experience in math competitions and they cannot wait to teach you how to ace any math problem!

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday November 4, 2019
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Kindergarten-6th Grade Tutoring
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Children in grades K-6 will get homework help and subject review from volunteer mentors.

Children ages 5-7: a caregiver must be in the room during the program.

Children ages 8-13: a caregiver must be in the library during the program.

Register in person or by phone.

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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Coding for the Web (Ages 10-12)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Want to learn how to code in HTML and CSS? Join us as we use Mozilla Thimble to learn the basics of coding for the web. At the end of this session you will be able to create your own webpage and also start to incorporate CSS into it and will develop your passion for programming. 

Students must bring their own laptop to classes. 

Registration required. Once registered, students will be signed up for all classes (9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Messy Club (Ages 4 & up)
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Do you like getting messy? Join the messy club! Each week we will create messy crafts and have fun with messy experiments!

No registration required. Space is limited to first 24 children. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Kids' Math, Money & Monopoly (Ages 8-12)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

This program was previously titled "Tween Financial Literacy & Math Skills"

Children and tweens ages 8-12 will practice math skills and learn about money & financial concepts while playing board games like "Monopoly" and "Allowance."

Led by Girl Scout Gold Award candidate, Tanya.

Online registration suggested, but walk-ins welcome too.

CONTACT:  Miss Liz  609-448-1474  ehughes@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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School-age STEAM
7:00 PM

An interactive, hands-on science program focusing on different aspects of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math tailored for school-age children.
For grades K-5.
Registration is required online starting the previous Monday.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
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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Incredible Math-TO BE RESCHEDULED
6:45 PM - 7:30 PM

This program will be rescheduled.  

LOCATION: Twin Rivers Branch
Wednesday November 6, 2019
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Story Stretchers
4:30 PM

Story Stretchers is a half hour program that combines stories with yoga and movement exercises.
Suggested for ages 3-8.
No registration is required.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Peg People
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

We're making peg clothspin people!  Use markers, fabric scraps, yarns, washi tapes, etc. to create peg people! 

It's fun and amazing what you can make when you use your imagination!

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Thursday November 7, 2019
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog: CANCELLED
4:30 PM

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 10 spaces available.
 
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Peg People
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

We're making peg clothspin people!  Use markers, fabric scraps, yarns, washi tapes, etc. to create peg people! 

It's fun and amazing what you can make when you use your imagination!

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Saturday November 9, 2019
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Junior Coding League (Grades 5-9)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Use computer programming to make a difference. Learn how to create websites that will solve problems for the WWP community. 

Students must bring their own laptops. 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 classes: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Google CS First (Ages 8-11)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Google's CS First is a curriculum that introduces to children the basics of computer science using the visual programming language Scratch under many different themes. We are glad to offer a "game design" themed course for this program.

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 sessions (10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Future Leaders of America (Grades 5-8)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Love to talk? Aruge? Interested in developing the most valuable skill of the 21st century? Learn about: public speaking, effective communication, logical arguments, STEM issues, the U.S. government and modern societal issues. 

Please register. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
 
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Russian Book Group for Bi-Lingual Children (Grades 1-4)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

The program will include a book/story read aloud by an adult volunteer, as well as conversations, games and other activities aimed at improving children’s Russian vocabulary and grammar. The program is entirely in Russian, so attendees need to have at least some command of Russian. 

All children will be encouraged to participate actively. If a child would rather listen and observe, that is also okay.

Parents are welcome to stay or may choose to remain outside the room.

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Sunday November 10, 2019
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Peg People
1:00 PM

All ages, with a caregiver 

Drop by for a self-directed craft activity while supplies last.  For children of all ages, parents must supervise.

We're making peg clothspin people!  Use markers, fabric scraps, yarns, washi tapes, etc. to create peg people! 

It's fun and amazing what you can make when you use your imagination!

No registration required.

 

 
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3D Modeling & Printing for Kids with Autism (Ages 7 & up)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

If your child has autism and can operate a computer, sign up for our free classes for 3D Modeling and Printing. 

Learn 3D Printer operations, learn a CAD system and design 3 dimensional objects, and take your models home! 

Students must bring their own laptop!

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all three classes: 11/3, 11/10, 11/17. 

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Math Advancement (Grades 5 & up)
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking in creative ways of learning math! 

During these sessions, we will be going over advanced topics not generally covered in the school math curriculum. 

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Creative Math Problem Solving (Grades 2-7)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Come to sessions where you can learn more about how to tackel difficult math problems with ease! These sessions are run by high school students. They all have experience in math competitions and they cannot wait to teach you how to ace any math problem!

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
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.

Tuesday November 12, 2019
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Kids Can Code
4:30 PM

This program is for kids in grades K-5.

Basic coding activities for budding, young computer scientists.

Registration is required starting Tuesday, November 5th.

The same class will be offered on Thursday, November 14th at 7pm.  Please only register for one class.

 

CONTACT:    448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday November 13, 2019
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Story Stretchers
4:30 PM

Story Stretchers is a half hour program that combines stories with yoga and movement exercises.
Suggested for ages 3-8.
No registration is required.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Harvest Placemats
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

Getting ready for Thanksgiving?  We'll color beautiful leaves placemats and then laminate them for a unique holiday decoration. 

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Thursday November 14, 2019
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
4:30 PM

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 10 spaces available.
 
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Harvest Placemats
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

Getting ready for Thanksgiving?  We'll color beautiful leaves placemats and then laminate them for a unique holiday decoration. 

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Kids Can Code
7:00 PM

This program is for kids in grades K-5.

Basic coding activities for budding, young computer scientists.

Registration is required starting Thursday, November 7th.

The same class will be offered on Tuesday, November 12th at 4:30pm.  Please only register for one class.

 

CONTACT:    448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Saturday November 16, 2019
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Junior Coding League (Grades 5-9)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Use computer programming to make a difference. Learn how to create websites that will solve problems for the WWP community. 

Students must bring their own laptops. 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 classes: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Google CS First (Ages 8-11)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Google's CS First is a curriculum that introduces to children the basics of computer science using the visual programming language Scratch under many different themes. We are glad to offer a "game design" themed course for this program.

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 sessions (10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Future Leaders of America (Grades 5-8)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Love to talk? Aruge? Interested in developing the most valuable skill of the 21st century? Learn about: public speaking, effective communication, logical arguments, STEM issues, the U.S. government and modern societal issues. 

Please register. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
Sunday November 17, 2019
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Harvest Placemats
1:00 PM

All ages, with a caregiver 

Drop by for a self-directed craft activity while supplies last.  For children of all ages, parents must supervise.

Getting ready for Thanksgiving?  We'll color beautiful leaves placemats and then laminate them for a unique holiday decoration.

No registration required.

 

 
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3D Modeling & Printing for Kids with Autism (Ages 7 & up)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

If your child has autism and can operate a computer, sign up for our free classes for 3D Modeling and Printing. 

Learn 3D Printer operations, learn a CAD system and design 3 dimensional objects, and take your models home! 

Students must bring their own laptop!

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all three classes: 11/3, 11/10, 11/17. 

Sponsored by the Friends of the West Windsor Library. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Math Advancement (Grades 5 & up)
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking in creative ways of learning math! 

During these sessions, we will be going over advanced topics not generally covered in the school math curriculum. 

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Scratch Program with Reego
2:30 PM

For children ages 5 and up. 

Scratch is a great educational tool for teaching simple programming concepts to kids.

Bring your own laptop.

Participation is limited to 8 registrants.    

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 8 spaces available.
 
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Creative Math Problem Solving (Grades 2-7)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Come to sessions where you can learn more about how to tackel difficult math problems with ease! These sessions are run by high school students. They all have experience in math competitions and they cannot wait to teach you how to ace any math problem!

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday November 18, 2019
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Kindergarten-6th Grade Tutoring
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Children in grades K-6 will get homework help and subject review from volunteer mentors.

Children ages 5-7: a caregiver must be in the room during the program.

Children ages 8-13: a caregiver must be in the library during the program.

Register in person or by phone.

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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Messy Club (Ages 4 & up)
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Do you like getting messy? Join the messy club! Each week we will create messy crafts and have fun with messy experiments!

No registration required. Space is limited to first 24 children. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Kids' Math, Money & Monopoly (Ages 8-12)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

This program was previously titled "Tween Financial Literacy & Math Skills"

Children and tweens ages 8-12 will practice math skills and learn about money & financial concepts while playing board games like "Monopoly" and "Allowance."

Led by Girl Scout Gold Award candidate, Tanya.

Online registration suggested, but walk-ins welcome too.

CONTACT:  Miss Liz  609-448-1474  ehughes@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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School-age STEAM
7:00 PM

An interactive, hands-on science program focusing on different aspects of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math tailored for school-age children.
For grades K-5.
Registration is required online starting the previous Monday.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Wednesday November 20, 2019
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Story Stretchers
4:30 PM

Story Stretchers is a half hour program that combines stories with yoga and movement exercises.
Suggested for ages 3-8.
No registration is required.

CONTACT:    609-448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
 
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Fanciful Cardboard Turkeys
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

Not your usual turkey!  Using your large cardboard turkey template, go crazy decorating him with oil pastels, pom-poms, feathers, etc. Happy Thanksgiving!

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
Thursday November 21, 2019
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Read to Breezy, the Therapy Dog
4:30 PM

For children in grades 1-3,

Parent must remain in the library.

Please register!

LOCATION: Ewing Branch
There are 10 spaces available.
 
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Fanciful Cardboard Turkeys
6:30 PM

For children 4-11 yrs, youngest with a caregiver. 

Not your usual turkey!  Using your large cardboard turkey template, go crazy decorating him with oil pastels, pom-poms, feathers, etc. Happy Thanksgiving!

Registration is required and starts at 7am the day of the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Registration will begin on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 7:00 AM     
 
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Bricks 4 Kidz
7:00 PM

This program is for children in grades K to 5th.

This is a hands-on class where students will design and build machines, catapults, pyramids, derby cars, buildings and other constructions out of LEGO® bricks.

While exploring engineering, architecture and physics, students will develop problem solving and critical thinking skills.

Registration is required online starting Thursday, November 7th.

CONTACT:    448-1330  
LOCATION: Hickory Corner Branch
Friday November 22, 2019
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Future Leaders of America (Grades 5-8)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Love to talk? Aruge? Interested in developing the most valuable skill of the 21st century? Learn about: public speaking, effective communication, logical arguments, STEM issues, the U.S. government and modern societal issues. 

Please register. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Saturday November 23, 2019
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Junior Coding League (Grades 5-9)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Use computer programming to make a difference. Learn how to create websites that will solve problems for the WWP community. 

Students must bring their own laptops. 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 classes: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Google CS First (Ages 8-11)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Google's CS First is a curriculum that introduces to children the basics of computer science using the visual programming language Scratch under many different themes. We are glad to offer a "game design" themed course for this program.

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 sessions (10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23).

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Future Leaders of America (Grades 5-8)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Love to talk? Aruge? Interested in developing the most valuable skill of the 21st century? Learn about: public speaking, effective communication, logical arguments, STEM issues, the U.S. government and modern societal issues. 

Please register. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 15 spaces available.
Sunday November 24, 2019
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Fanciful Cardboard Turkeys
1:00 PM

All ages, with a caregiver 

Drop by for a self-directed craft activity while supplies last.  For children of all ages, parents must supervise.

Not your usual turkey!  Using a large cardboard turkey template, go crazy decorating him with oil pastels, pom-poms, feathers, etc. Happy Thanksgiving!

No registration required.

 

 
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Math Advancement (Grades 5 & up)
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

Top high school math students from the New Jersey area will help you improve your mathematical thinking in creative ways of learning math! 

During these sessions, we will be going over advanced topics not generally covered in the school math curriculum. 

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Creative Math Problem Solving (Grades 2-7)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Come to sessions where you can learn more about how to tackel difficult math problems with ease! These sessions are run by high school students. They all have experience in math competitions and they cannot wait to teach you how to ace any math problem!

No registration required. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday November 25, 2019
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Kindergarten-6th Grade Tutoring
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Children in grades K-6 will get homework help and subject review from volunteer mentors.

Children ages 5-7: a caregiver must be in the room during the program.

Children ages 8-13: a caregiver must be in the library during the program.

Register in person or by phone.

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
 
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Messy Club (Ages 4 & up)
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Do you like getting messy? Join the messy club! Each week we will create messy crafts and have fun with messy experiments!

No registration required. Space is limited to first 24 children. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
 
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Kids' Math, Money & Monopoly (Ages 8-12)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

This program was previously titled "Tween Financial Literacy & Math Skills"

Children and tweens ages 8-12 will practice math skills and learn about money & financial concepts while playing board games like "Monopoly" and "Allowance."

Led by Girl Scout Gold Award candidate, Tanya.

Online registration suggested, but walk-ins welcome too.

CONTACT:  Miss Liz  609-448-1474  ehughes@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
Wednesday November 27, 2019
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Thanksgiving Eve
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 5:00pm.

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.

Saturday December 7, 2019
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Junior Coding League (Grades 5-9)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Use computer programming to make a difference. Learn how to create websites that will solve problems for the WWP community. 

Students must bring their own laptops. 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 classes: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Saturday December 14, 2019
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Junior Coding League (Grades 5-9)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Use computer programming to make a difference. Learn how to create websites that will solve problems for the WWP community. 

Students must bring their own laptops. 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 classes: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Saturday December 21, 2019
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Junior Coding League (Grades 5-9)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Use computer programming to make a difference. Learn how to create websites that will solve problems for the WWP community. 

Students must bring their own laptops. 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 classes: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
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.

Saturday December 28, 2019
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Junior Coding League (Grades 5-9)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Use computer programming to make a difference. Learn how to create websites that will solve problems for the WWP community. 

Students must bring their own laptops. 

Registration required. Once registered, you will be signed up for all 8 classes: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
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.

Wednesday November 25, 2020
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Thanksgiving Eve
12:05 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches will close at 5:00pm.

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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