Saturday February 24, 2024
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Board Game Day

Chutes & Ladders, Candy Land, Sorry, No Stress Chess, Connect 4... you guessed it! It's board game Saturday! Stop by the Children's Room and play a game with your family and friends. 

Open to children of all ages. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@lmxac.org

Chutes & Ladders, Candy Land, Sorry, No Stress Chess, Connect 4... you guessed it! It's board game Saturday! Stop by the Children's Room and play a game with your family and friends. 

Open to children of all ages. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@lmxac.org

 
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9:30 AM
Seed Giveaway!

Saturday, February 24th 9:30 AM* while supplies last.

It's Seed Giveaway time again for the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library!

Start your seeds now so you can enjoy fresh produce this summer.  Stop by the library on Saturday, February 24, to pick up your bag of a variety of seeds (vegetables, flowers, and herbs) to start your own plants.         

Instructions on how to care for your seeds will be included.  All the seeds are good for yard or container gardening.

Must be a MAPL card holder, and it is limited to one bag per family.  Sorry, no early calls or reservations will be accepted.  

*Bags will not be given out until 9:30 AM*

 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Saturday, February 24th 9:30 AM* while supplies last.

It's Seed Giveaway time again for the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library!

Start your seeds now so you can enjoy fresh produce this summer.  Stop by the library on Saturday, February 24, to pick up your bag of a variety of seeds (vegetables, flowers, and herbs) to start your own plants.         

Instructions on how to care for your seeds will be included.  All the seeds are good for yard or container gardening.

Must be a MAPL card holder, and it is limited to one bag per family.  Sorry, no early calls or reservations will be accepted.  

*Bags will not be given out until 9:30 AM*

 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
The Power of Native Plant Gardening

Jason Goldman of Flower to the People will teach you all about the wonderful world of native plant gardening. By learning principles of both ecology and gardening, you will gain an understanding of how native plant landscapes benefit both humans and wildlife alike. This course will include an interactive Q & A. Remember, no matter what conditions you have at home, there's a native plant for every space!

​Must be at least 18 years old to participate, registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org
The registration period has ended.

Jason Goldman of Flower to the People will teach you all about the wonderful world of native plant gardening. By learning principles of both ecology and gardening, you will gain an understanding of how native plant landscapes benefit both humans and wildlife alike. This course will include an interactive Q & A. Remember, no matter what conditions you have at home, there's a native plant for every space!

​Must be at least 18 years old to participate, registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

The registration period has ended.

Sunday February 25, 2024
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12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Board Game Club

Calling all board game buffs!

Join us once a month on select Sundays from noon-4:00pm for a modern tabletop gaming shindig. No need to sign up, just mark your calendar!

We'll have a smorgasbord of games to choose from, ranging from beginner classics like Catan, Ticket to Ride, and Codenames, to slightly more complex ones like Wingspan and Everdell.

Plus, we're happy to teach you the ropes if you're a newbie.

Sorry, folks, this is not your grandma's game night - no Monopoly, Scrabble, or Risk here! And don't expect any Dungeons and Dragons, Magic, or Warhammer either. This is strictly modern gaming territory. All you need to bring is yourself and your competitive spirit .

Open to anyone 16 and up, or 12 and up if you bring a participating adult. 

See you at the tables!

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Calling all board game buffs!

Join us once a month on select Sundays from noon-4:00pm for a modern tabletop gaming shindig. No need to sign up, just mark your calendar!

We'll have a smorgasbord of games to choose from, ranging from beginner classics like Catan, Ticket to Ride, and Codenames, to slightly more complex ones like Wingspan and Everdell.

Plus, we're happy to teach you the ropes if you're a newbie.

Sorry, folks, this is not your grandma's game night - no Monopoly, Scrabble, or Risk here! And don't expect any Dungeons and Dragons, Magic, or Warhammer either. This is strictly modern gaming territory. All you need to bring is yourself and your competitive spirit .

Open to anyone 16 and up, or 12 and up if you bring a participating adult. 

See you at the tables!

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Monday February 26, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Music Track Fun

Stop by the Children's Room this morning to play with our marble music track. You can change the sounds it makes and experiment with scales, pitch, and tone. What song will you make? 

Open to children of all ages. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@lmxac.org

Stop by the Children's Room this morning to play with our marble music track. You can change the sounds it makes and experiment with scales, pitch, and tone. What song will you make? 

Open to children of all ages. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@lmxac.org

 
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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2:00 PM
Movie: Sam & Kate

A life-affirming family dramedy starring Oscar®-winners Dustin Hoffman and Sissy Spacek, Sam & Kate takes place in a small town in the heart of the country. Hoffman plays Bill, the larger-than-life father to Sam, who has returned home to take care of his ailing dad. While home, Sam falls for a local woman, Kate. And at the same time, Bill starts to fall for her mom, Tina. But finding love is complicated and for these four, it is no different. They all must confront their past in order to make their new love work for the future. Truly a family affair, art imitates life with the father/son casting of Dustin and Jake Hoffman and the mother/daughter casting of Sissy & Schuyler Fisk.  

A Kanopy film

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Sissy Spacek                          

Release Date: 2022

Rating: R    

Duration: 1 hr. 50 min.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

A life-affirming family dramedy starring Oscar®-winners Dustin Hoffman and Sissy Spacek, Sam & Kate takes place in a small town in the heart of the country. Hoffman plays Bill, the larger-than-life father to Sam, who has returned home to take care of his ailing dad. While home, Sam falls for a local woman, Kate. And at the same time, Bill starts to fall for her mom, Tina. But finding love is complicated and for these four, it is no different. They all must confront their past in order to make their new love work for the future. Truly a family affair, art imitates life with the father/son casting of Dustin and Jake Hoffman and the mother/daughter casting of Sissy & Schuyler Fisk.  

A Kanopy film

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Sissy Spacek                          

Release Date: 2022

Rating: R    

Duration: 1 hr. 50 min.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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7:00 PM
Declutter Club with Jamie Novak-PAPER SHRED!

Declutter Club: Log on and Lose the Clutter with Jamie Novak
Mondays 2/26, 3/11, 3/25 from 7-8pm on ZOOM

 

Join us for a 3-part online series, although you are welcome to attend single events!
Got clutter? Join the Club! Log on with us while popular organizer Jamie Novak leads a three part series to help you see success by sorting out stuff live during each program. Then stay motivated with bi-weekly check-ins!

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83901439619?pwd=Vm9JVHdZa2t2eXZnUTNaOUtnMDYxUT09
 

 February 26 (Paper) - learn which papers to keep and what you should shred...
 March 11 (Kitchen) - clear the counter and cabinets, free up much needed storage space.
 March 25 (Clothes) - too many clothes and nothing to wear? Sort out your clothes closet!

​Registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Declutter Club: Log on and Lose the Clutter with Jamie Novak
Mondays 2/26, 3/11, 3/25 from 7-8pm on ZOOM

 

Join us for a 3-part online series, although you are welcome to attend single events!
Got clutter? Join the Club! Log on with us while popular organizer Jamie Novak leads a three part series to help you see success by sorting out stuff live during each program. Then stay motivated with bi-weekly check-ins!

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83901439619?pwd=Vm9JVHdZa2t2eXZnUTNaOUtnMDYxUT09
 

 February 26 (Paper) - learn which papers to keep and what you should shred...
 March 11 (Kitchen) - clear the counter and cabinets, free up much needed storage space.
 March 25 (Clothes) - too many clothes and nothing to wear? Sort out your clothes closet!

​Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org


Tuesday February 27, 2024
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10:30 AM
Story Tales

NOTE- THIS PROGRAM WAS RESCHEDULED FROM 2/8

Join us in the meeting room for storytime! Miss Erica can't wait to read books, sing songs, and do a craft together! 

Open to children ages 18 - 36 months.

Registration is required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@lmxac.org
There are 2 spaces available.

NOTE- THIS PROGRAM WAS RESCHEDULED FROM 2/8

Join us in the meeting room for storytime! Miss Erica can't wait to read books, sing songs, and do a craft together! 

Open to children ages 18 - 36 months.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@lmxac.org

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Drop-in Pearler Bead Making

Stop by the library after school to craft in our meeting room! Pearler beads can be placed on pegboards in all sorts of shapes and designs. Once ironed, you can turn your creation into a keychain or a magnet. We can't wait to see what you make!

Open to patrons in grades 6-12. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@lmxac.org

Stop by the library after school to craft in our meeting room! Pearler beads can be placed on pegboards in all sorts of shapes and designs. Once ironed, you can turn your creation into a keychain or a magnet. We can't wait to see what you make!

Open to patrons in grades 6-12. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@lmxac.org

Wednesday February 28, 2024
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4:20 PM
Wacky Wednesday Zoom Craft

Join us on Zoom for some crafting fun! We will provide you with a kit of surprise supplies. Log into Zoom and see what we will make together. Don't forget to bring your creativity! A librarian will call you the week of the program when your kit is ready to be picked up. 

Open to patrons in grades K-5.

Registration is required. 

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89514281319?pwd=MU1DOGtiUy8yRkg3NFB0WmF6MjVWQT09

Meeting ID: 895 1428 1319
Passcode: 911638

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@lmxac.org
There are 7 spaces available.

Join us on Zoom for some crafting fun! We will provide you with a kit of surprise supplies. Log into Zoom and see what we will make together. Don't forget to bring your creativity! A librarian will call you the week of the program when your kit is ready to be picked up. 

Open to patrons in grades K-5.

Registration is required. 

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89514281319?pwd=MU1DOGtiUy8yRkg3NFB0WmF6MjVWQT09

Meeting ID: 895 1428 1319
Passcode: 911638

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@lmxac.org

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM
MAPL Multimedia Meet-up

Join members of the MAPL staff to talk about what you're reading, listening to, or watching - or just come to listen in! Every Wednesday at 6pm. 

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81911878016?pwd=s5nMhnNltlrZqUAB6gzbK7iXBAKC11.1

Meeting ID: 819 1187 8016
Passcode: 601061

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

Join members of the MAPL staff to talk about what you're reading, listening to, or watching - or just come to listen in! Every Wednesday at 6pm. 

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81911878016?pwd=s5nMhnNltlrZqUAB6gzbK7iXBAKC11.1

Meeting ID: 819 1187 8016
Passcode: 601061

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Thursday February 29, 2024
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Leap Day Scavenger Hunt

A leap day only comes around once every four years, which means we need to celebrate! Stop by the Children's Department today to hunt for the leap-tastic things hiding around the room! If you find them all, you will earn yourself a leap-mazing prize!

Open to children of all ages. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@lmxac.org

A leap day only comes around once every four years, which means we need to celebrate! Stop by the Children's Department today to hunt for the leap-tastic things hiding around the room! If you find them all, you will earn yourself a leap-mazing prize!

Open to children of all ages. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@lmxac.org

 
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7:00 PM
The Ecology of Native Plants

Jason Goldman of Flower to the People will take you along in this celebration of native plant ecology. We'll take a deep dive on the science of flowers, trees, bees, butterflies, and birds. You'll walk away from this engaging presentation with a greater appreciation for the wonderful world around us.

​Must be at least 18 years old to participate, registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org
There are 14 spaces available.

Jason Goldman of Flower to the People will take you along in this celebration of native plant ecology. We'll take a deep dive on the science of flowers, trees, bees, butterflies, and birds. You'll walk away from this engaging presentation with a greater appreciation for the wonderful world around us.

​Must be at least 18 years old to participate, registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

There are 14 spaces available.

Friday March 1, 2024
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Craft on the Go

Swing by the library and grab a Craft on the Go. They will be in the Children's Room waiting for you! No need to call ahead.

Please take one per child so that everyone can enjoy them!

Children of all ages welcome.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Swing by the library and grab a Craft on the Go. They will be in the Children's Room waiting for you! No need to call ahead.

Please take one per child so that everyone can enjoy them!

Children of all ages welcome.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
Reading Time

Join us in the Children's Room for great stories! Miss Erica and Miss Bernadette have picked out some books to share with you. This story time is designed for children of all ages to promote literacy through rhymes, finger plays, giggles, and fun. After we read, you can explore our toy area, do some coloring, and take home a Craft on the Go for the weekend.

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Join us in the Children's Room for great stories! Miss Erica and Miss Bernadette have picked out some books to share with you. This story time is designed for children of all ages to promote literacy through rhymes, finger plays, giggles, and fun. After we read, you can explore our toy area, do some coloring, and take home a Craft on the Go for the weekend.

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Saturday March 2, 2024
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Cat Craft

It's Read Across America Day, so we are celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday! What is your favorite Dr. Seuss book? Is it The Cat in the Hat, maybe? Come to the Children's Room today and make your own happy cat face to remind you how silly the cat is!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

It's Read Across America Day, so we are celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday! What is your favorite Dr. Seuss book? Is it The Cat in the Hat, maybe? Come to the Children's Room today and make your own happy cat face to remind you how silly the cat is!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Sunday March 3, 2024
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12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Super Soup Craft

We're diving headfirst into National Soup It Forward Day with a crafty twist that'll give you a belly full of warmth. An empty bowl is waiting for you to color and fill up with all your favorite fixins!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

We're diving headfirst into National Soup It Forward Day with a crafty twist that'll give you a belly full of warmth. An empty bowl is waiting for you to color and fill up with all your favorite fixins!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Monday March 4, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Crazy Cars

Vroom, vroom! Stop by the Children's Department this morning to practice your driving! We have lots of cars to play with and some roads to drive them on. Don't forget to bring your imaginary driving skills!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Vroom, vroom! Stop by the Children's Department this morning to practice your driving! We have lots of cars to play with and some roads to drive them on. Don't forget to bring your imaginary driving skills!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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2:00 PM
Movie: Past Lives
Nominated as Best Picture in Golden Globes and Academy Awards, this remarkable debut for writer-director Celine Song, uses the bonds between its sensitively sketched central characters to support trenchant observations on the human condition. Nora and Hae Sung, two deeply connected childhood friends, are wrest apart after Nora's family emigrates from South Korea. Two decades later, they are reunited in New York for one fateful week as they confront notions of destiny, love, and the choices that make a life, in this heartrending modern romance.
 
A Kanopy film, in English and subtitled Korean.

Starring: Greta Lee, Teo Yoo, John Magaro                         

Release Date: 2023

Rating: PG-13    

Duration: 1 hr. 46 min.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org
Nominated as Best Picture in Golden Globes and Academy Awards, this remarkable debut for writer-director Celine Song, uses the bonds between its sensitively sketched central characters to support trenchant observations on the human condition. Nora and Hae Sung, two deeply connected childhood friends, are wrest apart after Nora's family emigrates from South Korea. Two decades later, they are reunited in New York for one fateful week as they confront notions of destiny, love, and the choices that make a life, in this heartrending modern romance.
 
A Kanopy film, in English and subtitled Korean.

Starring: Greta Lee, Teo Yoo, John Magaro                         

Release Date: 2023

Rating: PG-13    

Duration: 1 hr. 46 min.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Tuesday March 5, 2024
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10:30 AM
Story Tales

Join us in the meeting room for storytime! Miss Erica can't wait to read books, sing songs, and do a craft together! 

Open to children ages 18 - 36 months.

Registration is required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 9 spaces available.

Join us in the meeting room for storytime! Miss Erica can't wait to read books, sing songs, and do a craft together! 

Open to children ages 18 - 36 months.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 9 spaces available.

 

Do you love playing with Legos? Well, the library has tons of bricks, minifigures, and interesting pieces for you to build with! Join us in the meeting room and put your building skills to the test. There may even be a challenge or two! We can't wait to see you there!

Open to children in grades K-5.

Registration is required. 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 7 spaces available.

Do you love playing with Legos? Well, the library has tons of bricks, minifigures, and interesting pieces for you to build with! Join us in the meeting room and put your building skills to the test. There may even be a challenge or two! We can't wait to see you there!

Open to children in grades K-5.

Registration is required. 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 7 spaces available.

Thursday March 7, 2024
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10:30 AM
Baby Story Time

Join us for Baby Story Time! In this program, we are going to expose your babies to lots of different sounds, songs, and movements. We will read books and finish the program with bubbles! This is a time for our tiniest patrons to enjoy the library.

Open to patrons ages 6-18 months and their caregivers.

Registration is required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 12 spaces available.

Join us for Baby Story Time! In this program, we are going to expose your babies to lots of different sounds, songs, and movements. We will read books and finish the program with bubbles! This is a time for our tiniest patrons to enjoy the library.

Open to patrons ages 6-18 months and their caregivers.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Volunteer Day

Calling all teens! Need volunteer hours? Join us at the library where we will work together to prep for our programs for New Jersey Makers Day. All participants will earn two hours of volunteer time.

For more information, please email Miss Erica at edeb@mapl.org

Open to patrons in grades 7-12.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Calling all teens! Need volunteer hours? Join us at the library where we will work together to prep for our programs for New Jersey Makers Day. All participants will earn two hours of volunteer time.

For more information, please email Miss Erica at edeb@mapl.org

Open to patrons in grades 7-12.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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7:00 PM
Genealogy Club

Whether you are just starting your genealogy journey or you are a seasoned genealogist, this group is for you. If you are new to genealogy, our mission is to help with research tools and resources. If you have been doing research for some time, we would love to benefit from some of your wisdom and experience!

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Whether you are just starting your genealogy journey or you are a seasoned genealogist, this group is for you. If you are new to genealogy, our mission is to help with research tools and resources. If you have been doing research for some time, we would love to benefit from some of your wisdom and experience!

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Friday March 8, 2024
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Craft on the Go

Swing by the library and grab a Craft on the Go. They will be in the Children's Room waiting for you! No need to call ahead.

Please take one per child so that everyone can enjoy them!

Children of all ages welcome.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Swing by the library and grab a Craft on the Go. They will be in the Children's Room waiting for you! No need to call ahead.

Please take one per child so that everyone can enjoy them!

Children of all ages welcome.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
Reading Time

Join us in the Children's Room for great stories! Miss Erica and Miss Bernadette have picked out some books to share with you. This story time is designed for children of all ages to promote literacy through rhymes, finger plays, giggles, and fun. After we read, you can explore our toy area, do some coloring, and take home a Craft on the Go for the weekend.

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Join us in the Children's Room for great stories! Miss Erica and Miss Bernadette have picked out some books to share with you. This story time is designed for children of all ages to promote literacy through rhymes, finger plays, giggles, and fun. After we read, you can explore our toy area, do some coloring, and take home a Craft on the Go for the weekend.

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Saturday March 9, 2024
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Shamrock Finger Puppet Craft

St. Patrick's Day is coming. Would you like a bit o' luck of the Irish? Come to the Children's Room to make a shamrock finger puppet! Wiggle your fingers and make wish. Maybe you'll find a rainbow or a pot of gold!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

St. Patrick's Day is coming. Would you like a bit o' luck of the Irish? Come to the Children's Room to make a shamrock finger puppet! Wiggle your fingers and make wish. Maybe you'll find a rainbow or a pot of gold!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Sunday March 10, 2024
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Drop-in Mario Kart Racing

It's a me, Mario! It's time to rev up our Nintendo Switch and join the Mario Kart madness on National Mario Day! Zoom into our Meeting Room for a wild race with friends and family, and in between rounds, dive into a Mario-themed book for an extra power-up!

Open to children of all ages and their caregivers.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

It's a me, Mario! It's time to rev up our Nintendo Switch and join the Mario Kart madness on National Mario Day! Zoom into our Meeting Room for a wild race with friends and family, and in between rounds, dive into a Mario-themed book for an extra power-up!

Open to children of all ages and their caregivers.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Monday March 11, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Duplo Day

Stop by the Children's Room today to play with some Duplos! We have blocks and boards and cars and animals and who knows what else! We're excited to see what you'll build!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Stop by the Children's Room today to play with some Duplos! We have blocks and boards and cars and animals and who knows what else! We're excited to see what you'll build!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in February.

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Synopsis coming in February.

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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4:20 PM
Book Bunch

Our Book Bunchers are delving into the magical world of Freading to celebrate Johnny Appleseed Day with a juicy Johnny Appleseed book! After some online fun with Worldbook Kids, get ready to craft a one-of-a-kind apple plant that wil blossom for eternity!

Open to children in grades K-3.

Registration is required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 11 spaces available.

Our Book Bunchers are delving into the magical world of Freading to celebrate Johnny Appleseed Day with a juicy Johnny Appleseed book! After some online fun with Worldbook Kids, get ready to craft a one-of-a-kind apple plant that wil blossom for eternity!

Open to children in grades K-3.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 11 spaces available.

Tuesday March 12, 2024
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10:30 AM
Baby Explorers

We invite you to join us for our newest program for our littlest patrons! Our meeting room will be set up as a safe place for babies to explore lots of age-appropriate toys while caregivers can meet and chat. Each month we will put out different toys that make noise, light up, or are just plain fun. We can't wait to see you!

Open to children ages 6-18 months and their caregivers. 

Registration is required. 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 11 spaces available.

We invite you to join us for our newest program for our littlest patrons! Our meeting room will be set up as a safe place for babies to explore lots of age-appropriate toys while caregivers can meet and chat. Each month we will put out different toys that make noise, light up, or are just plain fun. We can't wait to see you!

Open to children ages 6-18 months and their caregivers. 

Registration is required. 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 11 spaces available.

Wednesday March 13, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Thursday March 14, 2024
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11:00 AM
Preschool Story Time

Join us in the meeting room for some fun! We will read a story, play some fun games, and make a special craft!

This program is designed for preschool age children to work on understanding concepts and using fine motor skills.

Open to children ages 3-5.

Registration is required.

 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Join us in the meeting room for some fun! We will read a story, play some fun games, and make a special craft!

This program is designed for preschool age children to work on understanding concepts and using fine motor skills.

Open to children ages 3-5.

Registration is required.

 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org


 
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2:00 PM
Chair Yoga on ZOOM

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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4:20 PM
Stories & STEM

Isn’t it fun to look at the clouds? Do you imagine they look like different shapes? In today’s Stories & STEM, we are going to talk about the different types of clouds, how they are formed, and the weather’s role in their behavior. We’ll have fun making cloud art then we’ll wrap things up with a sweet story about a little cloud.

Open to children in grades 1-5.

Registration is required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 10 spaces available.

Isn’t it fun to look at the clouds? Do you imagine they look like different shapes? In today’s Stories & STEM, we are going to talk about the different types of clouds, how they are formed, and the weather’s role in their behavior. We’ll have fun making cloud art then we’ll wrap things up with a sweet story about a little cloud.

Open to children in grades 1-5.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 10 spaces available.

Friday March 15, 2024
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Craft on the Go

Swing by the library and grab a Craft on the Go. They will be in the Children's Room waiting for you! No need to call ahead.

Please take one per child so that everyone can enjoy them!

Children of all ages welcome.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Swing by the library and grab a Craft on the Go. They will be in the Children's Room waiting for you! No need to call ahead.

Please take one per child so that everyone can enjoy them!

Children of all ages welcome.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
Reading Time

Join us in the Children's Room for great stories! Miss Erica and Miss Bernadette have picked out some books to share with you. This story time is designed for children of all ages to promote literacy through rhymes, finger plays, giggles, and fun. After we read, you can explore our toy area, do some coloring, and take home a Craft on the Go for the weekend.

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Join us in the Children's Room for great stories! Miss Erica and Miss Bernadette have picked out some books to share with you. This story time is designed for children of all ages to promote literacy through rhymes, finger plays, giggles, and fun. After we read, you can explore our toy area, do some coloring, and take home a Craft on the Go for the weekend.

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Saturday March 16, 2024

Makers Day 2024 is coming! Mark your calendars and check back here on March 1st for all of the details!! 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@mapl.org

Makers Day 2024 is coming! Mark your calendars and check back here on March 1st for all of the details!! 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@mapl.org

Monday March 18, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Puzzle Playtime

Stop by the Children's Room this morning to play with some puzzles! We will have puzzles big and small for you piece together. We can't wait to see you!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Stop by the Children's Room this morning to play with some puzzles! We will have puzzles big and small for you piece together. We can't wait to see you!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis to follow.

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Synopsis to follow.

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Tuesday March 19, 2024
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10:30 AM
Toddler Playtime

Toddlers have tons of energy and they love to play. Why not play at the library? We will have fun toys and activities set up in the meeting room so your toddlers can explore and play. This is also a great opportunity to meet other children and caregivers. Oh... and of course there will also be bubbles. We can't wait to see you!

Open to children ages 18 months - 48 months and their caregivers. 

Registration is required. 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 9 spaces available.

Toddlers have tons of energy and they love to play. Why not play at the library? We will have fun toys and activities set up in the meeting room so your toddlers can explore and play. This is also a great opportunity to meet other children and caregivers. Oh... and of course there will also be bubbles. We can't wait to see you!

Open to children ages 18 months - 48 months and their caregivers. 

Registration is required. 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM
Bingo for Adults! (Zoom)

(Virtual program)  Registration required!

  • Register online, and receive the zoom link to the event
  • Schedule a time to pick up your bingo supplies; please be sure to pick up your supplies prior to the program
  • Small (non-cash) prizes are waiting to be won!
  • Must be a MAPL card holder and at least 18 years old to participate 
CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  732-583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

(Virtual program)  Registration required!

  • Register online, and receive the zoom link to the event
  • Schedule a time to pick up your bingo supplies; please be sure to pick up your supplies prior to the program
  • Small (non-cash) prizes are waiting to be won!
  • Must be a MAPL card holder and at least 18 years old to participate 
CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  732.583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Wednesday March 20, 2024
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7:00 PM
Teen Spring Candy Bark Making on Zoom

There's nothing better than chocolate mixed with your favorite cookies and candy. We will provide a kit with all the ingrediets you need, then join us on Zoom where we will make our spring-themed candy bark together.

Open to patrons in grades 6-12.

Registration is required.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87483079416?pwd=TFFhNmd1eVFVcStNeFlYR2tKMTFXdz09

Meeting ID: 874 8307 9416
Passcode: 932437

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 9 spaces available.

There's nothing better than chocolate mixed with your favorite cookies and candy. We will provide a kit with all the ingrediets you need, then join us on Zoom where we will make our spring-themed candy bark together.

Open to patrons in grades 6-12.

Registration is required.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87483079416?pwd=TFFhNmd1eVFVcStNeFlYR2tKMTFXdz09

Meeting ID: 874 8307 9416
Passcode: 932437

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 9 spaces available.

Thursday March 21, 2024
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4:20 PM
Tween Time

It’s Tween Time again! We’re doing things a little bit differently this month. First, we’ll start by picking the Tween Spotlight Book of the Month. To change things up, we’ll enjoy a few fun games of Bingo, complete with prizes! If you haven’t checked out Tween Time before, now is the time!

Open to patrons in grades 4-6.

Registration is required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 10 spaces available.

It’s Tween Time again! We’re doing things a little bit differently this month. First, we’ll start by picking the Tween Spotlight Book of the Month. To change things up, we’ll enjoy a few fun games of Bingo, complete with prizes! If you haven’t checked out Tween Time before, now is the time!

Open to patrons in grades 4-6.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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7:30 PM
Book Discussion Group (in person)

For information, please email the moderator, Susan Pike:

                     pikesusan120@gmail.com

Please note the 7:30 PM start time!   

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

For information, please email the moderator, Susan Pike:

                     pikesusan120@gmail.com

Please note the 7:30 PM start time!   

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Friday March 22, 2024
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Craft on the Go

Swing by the library and grab a Craft on the Go. They will be in the Children's Room waiting for you! No need to call ahead.

Please take one per child so that everyone can enjoy them!

Children of all ages welcome.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Swing by the library and grab a Craft on the Go. They will be in the Children's Room waiting for you! No need to call ahead.

Please take one per child so that everyone can enjoy them!

Children of all ages welcome.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
Reading Time

Join us in the Children's Room for great stories! Miss Erica and Miss Bernadette have picked out some books to share with you. This story time is designed for children of all ages to promote literacy through rhymes, finger plays, giggles, and fun. After we read, you can explore our toy area, do some coloring, and take home a Craft on the Go for the weekend.

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Join us in the Children's Room for great stories! Miss Erica and Miss Bernadette have picked out some books to share with you. This story time is designed for children of all ages to promote literacy through rhymes, finger plays, giggles, and fun. After we read, you can explore our toy area, do some coloring, and take home a Craft on the Go for the weekend.

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Saturday March 23, 2024
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in National Puppy Day Puppet Fun

Who can resist those fluffy bundles of joy known as puppies? Join us for National Puppy Day in the the Children's Room at our puppet playhouse! Our adorable puppy puppet will be there ready to make other puppy pals and spread spead the puppy love with your help!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Who can resist those fluffy bundles of joy known as puppies? Join us for National Puppy Day in the the Children's Room at our puppet playhouse! Our adorable puppy puppet will be there ready to make other puppy pals and spread spead the puppy love with your help!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

Monday March 25, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Magna-Tile Morning

Drop into the Children's Room this morning to play with our Magna-Tiles. We have some animal friends to go with our tiles so you can build a zoo, or an aquarium, or anyplace else where you might find wild creatures. We can't wait to see where your imagination takes you!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org

Drop into the Children's Room this morning to play with our Magna-Tiles. We have some animal friends to go with our tiles so you can build a zoo, or an aquarium, or anyplace else where you might find wild creatures. We can't wait to see where your imagination takes you!

Open to children of all ages.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

 
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in February.

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Synopsis coming in February.

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Tuesday March 26, 2024
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11:30 AM
Homeschool Lunch Bunch

Greetings homeschoolers! If you’d like to connect with others who learn at home, join us in the meeting room to enjoy lunch and some fun activities! Please bring a nut-free, brown bag lunch to eat as we talk about Spring and the things we are looking forward to now that the weather is getting warmer. We will discuss plants and gardening, and you will go home with a bean seed and instructions on germinating it at home in your window. We hope to see you there!

Open to elementrary and middle school homeschoolers and their families.

Registration is required.

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 12 spaces available.

Greetings homeschoolers! If you’d like to connect with others who learn at home, join us in the meeting room to enjoy lunch and some fun activities! Please bring a nut-free, brown bag lunch to eat as we talk about Spring and the things we are looking forward to now that the weather is getting warmer. We will discuss plants and gardening, and you will go home with a bean seed and instructions on germinating it at home in your window. We hope to see you there!

Open to elementrary and middle school homeschoolers and their families.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 12 spaces available.

Wednesday March 27, 2024
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4:20 PM
Wacky Wednesday Zoom Craft

Join us on Zoom for some crafting fun! We will provide you with a kit of surprise supplies. Log into Zoom and see what we will make together. Don't forget to bring your creativity! A librarian will call you the week of the program when your kit is ready to be picked up. 

Open to patrons in grades K-5.

Registration is required. 

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89514281319?pwd=MU1DOGtiUy8yRkg3NFB0WmF6MjVWQT09

Meeting ID: 895 1428 1319
Passcode: 911638

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 9 spaces available.

Join us on Zoom for some crafting fun! We will provide you with a kit of surprise supplies. Log into Zoom and see what we will make together. Don't forget to bring your creativity! A librarian will call you the week of the program when your kit is ready to be picked up. 

Open to patrons in grades K-5.

Registration is required. 

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89514281319?pwd=MU1DOGtiUy8yRkg3NFB0WmF6MjVWQT09

Meeting ID: 895 1428 1319
Passcode: 911638

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 9 spaces available.

Thursday March 28, 2024
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2:00 PM
Chair Yoga on ZOOM

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 

Lego Club is so nice we're doing it twice! Join us for our second Lego Club session of the month in the meeting room and put your building skills to the test. We have tons of bricks, minifigures, and interesting pieces for you to build with! There may even be a challenge or two! We can't wait to see you there!

Open to children entering grades K-5.

Registration is required. 

CONTACT: Erica Deb  (732) 583-9100  maplkids@mapl.org
There are 9 spaces available.

Lego Club is so nice we're doing it twice! Join us for our second Lego Club session of the month in the meeting room and put your building skills to the test. We have tons of bricks, minifigures, and interesting pieces for you to build with! There may even be a challenge or two! We can't wait to see you there!

Open to children entering grades K-5.

Registration is required. 

CONTACT:
  Erica Deb
  (732) 583.9100
   maplkids@mapl.org

There are 9 spaces available.

Friday March 29, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR GOOD FRIDAY (EASTER OBSERVED)

The library will be CLOSED for Good Friday (Easter observed).

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED for Good Friday (Easter observed).

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Saturday March 30, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR EASTER WEEKEND

The library will be CLOSED Easter weekend.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED Easter weekend.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Sunday March 31, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR EASTER

The library will be CLOSED on Easter.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED on Easter.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Monday April 1, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

 
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Thursday April 4, 2024
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7:00 PM
Genealogy Club

Whether you are just starting your genealogy journey or you are a seasoned genealogist, this group is for you. If you are new to genealogy, our mission is to help with research tools and resources. If you have been doing research for some time, we would love to benefit from some of your wisdom and experience!

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Whether you are just starting your genealogy journey or you are a seasoned genealogist, this group is for you. If you are new to genealogy, our mission is to help with research tools and resources. If you have been doing research for some time, we would love to benefit from some of your wisdom and experience!

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Monday April 8, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

 
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Wednesday April 10, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Thursday April 11, 2024
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2:00 PM
Chair Yoga on ZOOM

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@mapl.org

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@mapl.org

Friday April 12, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday April 15, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Tuesday April 16, 2024
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7:00 PM
Bingo for Adults! (Zoom)

(Virtual program)  Registration required!

  • Register online, and receive the zoom link to the event
  • Schedule a time to pick up your bingo supplies; please be sure to pick up your supplies prior to the program
  • Small (non-cash) prizes are waiting to be won!
  • Must be a MAPL card holder and at least 18 years old to participate 
CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  732-583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

(Virtual program)  Registration required!

  • Register online, and receive the zoom link to the event
  • Schedule a time to pick up your bingo supplies; please be sure to pick up your supplies prior to the program
  • Small (non-cash) prizes are waiting to be won!
  • Must be a MAPL card holder and at least 18 years old to participate 
CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  732.583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday April 18, 2024
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7:30 PM
Book Discussion Group (in person)

For information, please email the moderator, Susan Pike:

                     pikesusan120@gmail.com

Please note the 7:30 PM start time!   

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

For information, please email the moderator, Susan Pike:

                     pikesusan120@gmail.com

Please note the 7:30 PM start time!   

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday April 19, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday April 22, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday April 25, 2024
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2:00 PM
Chair Yoga on ZOOM

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday April 26, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday April 29, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in March!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday May 2, 2024
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7:00 PM
Genealogy Club

Whether you are just starting your genealogy journey or you are a seasoned genealogist, this group is for you. If you are new to genealogy, our mission is to help with research tools and resources. If you have been doing research for some time, we would love to benefit from some of your wisdom and experience!

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Whether you are just starting your genealogy journey or you are a seasoned genealogist, this group is for you. If you are new to genealogy, our mission is to help with research tools and resources. If you have been doing research for some time, we would love to benefit from some of your wisdom and experience!

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday May 3, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday May 6, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in April!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in April!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Wednesday May 8, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Thursday May 9, 2024
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2:00 PM
Chair Yoga on ZOOM

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday May 10, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday May 13, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in April!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in April!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday May 16, 2024
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7:30 PM
Book Discussion Group (in person)

For information, please email the moderator, Susan Pike:

                     pikesusan120@gmail.com

Please note the 7:30 PM start time!   

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

For information, please email the moderator, Susan Pike:

                     pikesusan120@gmail.com

Please note the 7:30 PM start time!   

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday May 17, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday May 20, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in April!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in April!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Tuesday May 21, 2024
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7:00 PM
Bingo for Adults! (Zoom)

(Virtual program)  Registration required!

  • Register online, and receive the zoom link to the event
  • Schedule a time to pick up your bingo supplies; please be sure to pick up your supplies prior to the program
  • Small (non-cash) prizes are waiting to be won!
  • Must be a MAPL card holder and at least 18 years old to participate 
CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  732-583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

(Virtual program)  Registration required!

  • Register online, and receive the zoom link to the event
  • Schedule a time to pick up your bingo supplies; please be sure to pick up your supplies prior to the program
  • Small (non-cash) prizes are waiting to be won!
  • Must be a MAPL card holder and at least 18 years old to participate 
CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  732.583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday May 23, 2024
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2:00 PM
Chair Yoga on ZOOM

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday May 24, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Saturday May 25, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

The library will be CLOSED for Memorial Day Weekend.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED for Memorial Day Weekend.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Sunday May 26, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

The library will be CLOSED for Memorial Day Weekend.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED for Memorial Day Weekend.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Monday May 27, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY

The library will be CLOSED for Memorial Day.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED for Memorial Day.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

 
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in April!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in April!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday May 31, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday June 3, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in May!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in May!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday June 6, 2024
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7:00 PM
Genealogy Club

Whether you are just starting your genealogy journey or you are a seasoned genealogist, this group is for you. If you are new to genealogy, our mission is to help with research tools and resources. If you have been doing research for some time, we would love to benefit from some of your wisdom and experience!

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Whether you are just starting your genealogy journey or you are a seasoned genealogist, this group is for you. If you are new to genealogy, our mission is to help with research tools and resources. If you have been doing research for some time, we would love to benefit from some of your wisdom and experience!

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday June 7, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday June 10, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in May!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in May!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Wednesday June 12, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Thursday June 13, 2024
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2:00 PM
Chair Yoga on ZOOM

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday June 14, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday June 17, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in May!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in May!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Tuesday June 18, 2024
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7:00 PM
Bingo for Adults! (Zoom)

(Virtual program)  Registration required!

  • Register online, and receive the zoom link to the event
  • Schedule a time to pick up your bingo supplies; please be sure to pick up your supplies prior to the program
  • Small (non-cash) prizes are waiting to be won!
  • Must be a MAPL card holder and at least 18 years old to participate 
CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  732-583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

(Virtual program)  Registration required!

  • Register online, and receive the zoom link to the event
  • Schedule a time to pick up your bingo supplies; please be sure to pick up your supplies prior to the program
  • Small (non-cash) prizes are waiting to be won!
  • Must be a MAPL card holder and at least 18 years old to participate 
CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  732.583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday June 20, 2024
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7:30 PM
Book Discussion Group (in person)

For information, please email the moderator, Susan Pike:

                     pikesusan120@gmail.com

Please note the 7:30 PM start time!   

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

For information, please email the moderator, Susan Pike:

                     pikesusan120@gmail.com

Please note the 7:30 PM start time!   

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday June 21, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Monday June 24, 2024
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2:00 PM
Movie: TBD

Synopsis coming in May!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

Synopsis coming in May!

Starring:                          

Release Date: 

Rating:     

Duration: 

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday June 27, 2024
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2:00 PM
Chair Yoga on ZOOM

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

We have returned to a virtual chair yoga program that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

For patrons who have difficulty with traditional on-the-floor yoga - try this relaxing alternative with Allison Sorokin. 

Allison, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Align Yoga and Strength, a local studio here in Matawan. She specializes in guiding students through smart functional movements connected with breath. She believes that everyone can do yoga no matter the age and ability. Her mission is to help people learn about their body and mind, improve posture, and relieve stress.  

No registration required.

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82148972411?pwd=S3NrWDIraGRWZjhiNXBQQkErejFmUT09

Meeting ID: 821 4897 2411
Passcode: 782168

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Friday June 28, 2024
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10:30 AM
Mahjong Club (in-person)

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT: Jennifer Elliott  (732) 583-9100  mapladults@lmxac.org

This is for anyone who loves the game, wants to meet new people, and have some fun. We provide the Mahjong sets, but players need to supply their own card. Beginners are welcome to watch until they learn the rules.

No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jennifer Elliott
  (732) 583.9100
   mapladults@lmxac.org

Thursday July 4, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY

The library will be CLOSED for Independence Day.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED for Independence Day.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Wednesday July 10, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Wednesday August 14, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Saturday August 31, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR LABOR DAY WEEKEND

The library will be CLOSED for Labor Day Weekend.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED for Labor Day Weekend.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Sunday September 1, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR LABOR DAY WEEKEND

The library will be CLOSED for Labor Day Weekend.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED for Labor Day Weekend.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Monday September 2, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSED FOR LABOR DAY

The library will be CLOSED for Labor Day.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSED for Labor Day.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Wednesday September 11, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Wednesday October 9, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Wednesday November 13, 2024
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7:00 PM
MAPL Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  732-583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The Board of Trustees meeting will be held in the library's meeting room. This is an open public meeting, therefore, members of the community are welcome to attend. 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  732.583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Wednesday November 27, 2024
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LIBRARY CLOSING EARLY TODAY

The library will be CLOSING EARLY for the Thanksgiving holiday.

CONTACT: Kimberly Paone  (732) 583-9100  kpaone@lmxac.org

The library will be CLOSING EARLY for the Thanksgiving holiday.

CONTACT:
  Kimberly Paone
  (732) 583.9100
   kpaone@lmxac.org

Thursday November 28, 2024
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