List of Events

  

Monday March 18, 2019
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Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: Eternity Knot Paracord Bracelet
9:35 AM

For ages 9 and up.

Ask at the reference desk for you craft kit starting Friday, March 1st.

The number of kits is limted and are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

Instructions and most supplies are included.

 
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Teen Take-Out Craft: +/- Art
9:35 AM

* Available all month! *

Stop by the Library any time in March, and pick up a free take-home craft kit.

The Library will provide supplies and instructions for making neat modern art that explores positive and negative space!  Your job is to take a kit home and have fun putting it together!  Better yet, unlike a library book, this is yours to keep!

For ages 10-18.

Pick up a kit at the Youth Services Desk.

Kits are available throughout the month during regular library hours, while supplies last.

Teens must come in person to receive a kit.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.

LOCATION: Lawrence Branch
Saturday March 23, 2019
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Science Bowl Practice (Middle School Students)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Want to learn science the fun way? Come to Science Bowl Practice? 

Science Bowl is a jeopardy-style science game in which students compete in teams of four. 

There are five categories of questions: Life Science, Physical Science, Earth and Space Science, Energy, and Math. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 3 spaces available.
Sunday March 24, 2019
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Kids 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 decision structures will be explored. Kids 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 (3/3, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19). 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday March 25, 2019
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Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: Eternity Knot Paracord Bracelet
9:35 AM

For ages 9 and up.

Ask at the reference desk for you craft kit starting Friday, March 1st.

The number of kits is limted and are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

Instructions and most supplies are included.

Saturday March 30, 2019
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Science Bowl Practice (Middle School Students)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Want to learn science the fun way? Come to Science Bowl Practice? 

Science Bowl is a jeopardy-style science game in which students compete in teams of four. 

There are five categories of questions: Life Science, Physical Science, Earth and Space Science, Energy, and Math. 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
There are 4 spaces available.
Sunday March 31, 2019
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Kids 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 decision structures will be explored. Kids 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 (3/3, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19). 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday April 1, 2019
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Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: Scratch-Art CD Suncatcher
9:35 AM

For ages 9 and up.

Ask at the reference desk for you craft kit starting Monday, April 1st.

The number of kits is limted and are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

Instructions and most supplies are included.

 
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Teen Take Out Craft: Doorknob Hanger (Ages 10-18)
9:35 AM

Tweens & teens ages 10-18 can stop by the library to pick up supplies needed to make this month's Teen Take Out Craft: a DIY doorknob hanger.

One kit per person. While supplies last. 

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
Sunday April 7, 2019
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Kids 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 decision structures will be explored. Kids 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 (3/3, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19). 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday April 8, 2019
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Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: Scratch-Art CD Suncatcher
9:35 AM

For ages 9 and up.

Ask at the reference desk for you craft kit starting Monday, April 1st.

The number of kits is limted and are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

Instructions and most supplies are included.

 
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College Application Essay Workshop (Grades 9+)
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Students in Grades 9-12 and their parents/guardians will learn tips and tricks to crafting great essays for college applications from Nancy Exume, founder of Strategic College Essays, LLC in Princeton, NJ.

There will be a Q&A period after the presentation.

Online registration required beginning March 25.

 

CONTACT:  Miss Liz  609-448-1474  ehughes@mcl.org
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
Registration will begin on Monday, March 25, 2019 at 12:00 AM     
Thursday April 11, 2019
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Teen Take Out Craft: Doorknob Hanger (Ages 10-18)
4:35 PM

Tweens & teens ages 10-18 can stop by the library to pick up supplies needed to make this month's Teen Take Out Craft: a DIY doorknob hanger.

One kit per person. While supplies last. 

CONTACT:    609-448-1474  
LOCATION: Hightstown Branch
Sunday April 14, 2019
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Kids 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 decision structures will be explored. Kids 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 (3/3, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19). 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Monday April 15, 2019
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Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: Scratch-Art CD Suncatcher
9:35 AM

For ages 9 and up.

Ask at the reference desk for you craft kit starting Monday, April 1st.

The number of kits is limted and are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

Instructions and most supplies are included.

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.

Monday April 22, 2019
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Teen and Tween Take-Home Craft: Scratch-Art CD Suncatcher
9:35 AM

For ages 9 and up.

Ask at the reference desk for you craft kit starting Monday, April 1st.

The number of kits is limted and are given out on a first come, first serve basis.

Instructions and most supplies are included.

Sunday April 28, 2019
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Kids 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 decision structures will be explored. Kids 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 (3/3, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19). 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Sunday May 5, 2019
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Kids 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 decision structures will be explored. Kids 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 (3/3, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19). 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Sunday May 12, 2019
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Kids 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 decision structures will be explored. Kids 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 (3/3, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19). 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
Sunday May 19, 2019
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Intro to Programming in Java (Grades 6-8)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Kids 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 decision structures will be explored. Kids 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 (3/3, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19). 

LOCATION: West Windsor Branch
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.

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.

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches will close at 3:00pm.

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

All branches are closed.

 
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New Year's Day
12:55 AM - 11:55 PM

All branches are closed.

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

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

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

All branches are closed.

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

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

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

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

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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