Events

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, August 18, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Lego League

When: Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join us for this month's meeting of our LEGO League. Each month we gather together and build around a specific theme. Grades K-4. This group is not sponsored by the LEGO Group. Registration required.

External link: Write Stuff

When: Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Earn community service hours while making cards, coloring, and writing letters that will be distributed to children's hospitals, nursing homes and members of the military. The library will provide all materials. This event is open to kids in grades 5-12. No registration required.

If you would like to earn service hours in this way, but are unable to attend, please contact Christine in Youth Services for a packet you can complete at home and return for service credit.

External link: Foreign Film: Au Revoir Les Enfants

When: Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

In this touching and powerful autobiographical story, director Louis Malle (“Atlantic City”) looks back on his own childhood in a Jesuit-run school in France during World War II. A school student befriends the newest kid in his class after struggling with him, then makes some startling discoveries about his new friend’s background. In French with English subtitles. 1987. PG. 104 min. No registration required.

External link: Eclipse Viewing Party

When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library Back Lawn

Join us for a chance to view the partial solar eclipse that will be visible from our geographic location this day. We will have a craft activity and demonstrate a pinhole viewer. Please check back for more details.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Info session: Rowan College Workforce Training Programs

When: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Rowan College at Burlington County's Workforce Development Institute will be offering an information session on its free training programs, which include: Advanced Manufacturing; Transportation, Logistics and Distribution; WISE- Women in Sustainable Employment; CISCO; 911 Dispatch; and Solar Ready. No registration required.

External link: Dancing for Beginners - Argentina Tango

When: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join Diane, from Dances by Diane, for dance lessons in a variety of styles. Arrive ready to move and have fun. No registration required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Teen Paint Night

When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Calling all artists, and non-artists too! Join us for an out-of-this-world painting experience. Your instructor will guide you through creating your own galactic masterpiece to take home. All materials will be provided and no experience is necessary. Open to teens in grades 7-12. Space and materials are limited, so registration is required.

External link: Intro to Meditation

When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join an experienced meditation instructor and achieve relaxation of your mind and body. Wear comfortable clothes, try not to eat a big meal before class, and bring a mat or towel. (If you prefer not to sit on the floor, you may sit on a chair.) No registration needed.

External link: Informational Talk: I am a Patient

When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

The Power of the Patient Project brings their presentation will be talking about confidentiality, patient rights, and how people can empower themselves as patients and make good healthcare decisions. No registration required.

External link: Logic Workshop for Kids

When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

More details soon.

External link: Pajama Pals

When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 7:35 PM
Where: Craft Room

Shake out the sillies and get ready for bed with friends! Join us for stories, songs, and fun in this special evening storytime.
Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. Kids (and parents!) are invited to wear their pajamas to the event. No registration required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, August 25, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Robodyssey: How to Talk to a Robot

When: Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Learn to successfully program an autonomous mobile robot to solve a maze. Students learn programming skills based on Microsoft’s Visual Basic language while competing in a non-destructive challenge. Please register. Grades 4 and up.

External link: Chair Yoga

When: Monday, August 28, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Chair Yoga involves gentle yoga exercises that can be done while seated in or supported by a chair. This class will teach the basics of guided breathing, simple physical stretches, guided relaxation, and meditation. The yoga exercises are safe and accessible for all levels. No registration is needed.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Monday, August 28, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Teen Anime Club

When: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Anime club meets once a month to hang out, eat ramen, and discuss and watch our favorite Anime and Manga. No registration needed.

External link: Dancing for Beginners - Jitterbug

When: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join Diane, from Dances by Diane, for dance lessons in a variety of styles. Arrive ready to move and have fun. No registration required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Snack Attack!

When: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Where: Craft Room

Kids will make their own delicious snacks during this hands-on cooking experience. Please alert Library of any food allergies in advance. Ages 3-6 years. Registration is required.

External link: Info Table: US Family Health Plan

When: Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: In Lobby

Health Benefits Consultant Josephine Grey will be in the lobby to answer questions about US Family Health Plan for qualified military personnel. No registration required.

External link: Pajama Pals

When: Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 7:35 PM
Where: Craft Room

Shake out the sillies and get ready for bed with friends! Join us for stories, songs, and fun in this special evening storytime.
Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. Kids (and parents!) are invited to wear their pajamas to the event. No registration required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, September 01, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: LIBRARY CLOSED

When: Monday, September 04, 2017 - All Day

LIBRARY CLOSED

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, September 06, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, September 08, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Lego League

When: Saturday, September 09, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join us for this month's meeting of our LEGO League. Each month we gather together and build around a specific theme. Grades K-4. This group is not sponsored by the LEGO Group. Registration required.

External link: Pickets & Patriotism

When: Saturday, September 09, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Living History Presenter Carol Simon Levin portrays Jeannette Rankin,
America’s first female member of Congress, telling the intertwined stories of women’s war service, suffrage activism, and the political calculus that finally brought the support of President Wilson, the U.S. Congress, and state legislatures to achieve passage of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote. No registration required.

External link: Kids Minecraft Challenge

When: Saturday, September 09, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

We will be playing on the library's own server and using creative mode to build! A different challenge will be presented each meeting. Laptops will be provided. Please register as space is limited. Grades 2-4.

External link: Tween Minecraft Challenge

When: Saturday, September 09, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

We will be playing on the library's own server and using creative mode to build! A different challenge will be presented each meeting. Laptops will be provided. Please register as space is limited. Grades 5-7.

External link: 2nd Sunday Concert: Marc Berger

When: Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Marc Berger presents music from his album Ride, which was inspired by the American West. The songs are a dusty, sonic tour of the Great American Frontier. Marc has performed at South by Southwest and opened for Bob Dylan and other national acts. No registration required.

External link: Baby and Toddler Storytime

When: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Fun for the little ones! Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and musical instruments for all. Best suited for babies and toddlers up to 3 years old. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Paws for Reading: Xorra

When: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Xorra, a registered therapy dog, and her owner, Ms. Linda. Xorra is a friendly German Shepherd who is waiting to hear you read to her. Please note, sessions are in 15-minute blocks. Bring your favorite book from home or arrive early to choose a book from the library's collection. Grades 1-4. Registration is required. One reader per time slot.

External link: Paws for Reading: Xorra

When: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 4:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Xorra, a registered therapy dog, and her owner, Ms. Linda. Xorra is a friendly German Shepherd who is waiting to hear you read to her. Please note, sessions are in 15-minute blocks. Bring your favorite book from home or arrive early to choose a book from the library's collection. Grades 1-4. Registration is required. One reader per time slot.

External link: Paws for Reading: Xorra

When: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Xorra, a registered therapy dog, and her owner, Ms. Linda. Xorra is a friendly German Shepherd who is waiting to hear you read to her. Please note, sessions are in 15-minute blocks. Bring your favorite book from home or arrive early to choose a book from the library's collection. Grades 1-4. Registration is required. One reader per time slot.

External link: Paws for Reading: Xorra

When: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Xorra, a registered therapy dog, and her owner, Ms. Linda. Xorra is a friendly German Shepherd who is waiting to hear you read to her. Please note, sessions are in 15-minute blocks. Bring your favorite book from home or arrive early to choose a book from the library's collection. Grades 1-4. Registration is required. One reader per time slot.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Intro to Yoga

When: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join us for an introduction to yoga with a certified Yoga instructor. Prepare to leave the class feeling uplifted and centered. Bring a mat, or a blanket, or a large towel and wear comfortable/loose clothing. No registration needed.

External link: Movie Matinee: The Last Word

When: Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Harriet, a retired businesswoman, tries to control everything around her. When she decides to write her own obituary, a young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth about Harriet’s life. Stars Shirley MacLaine! 108 mins. R.

External link: Kids Can Cook

When: Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Kids will make their own delicious snacks during this hands-on cooking experience. Please alert the library of any food allergies in advance. Ages 6-10 years. Registration is required. A parent/guardian must be present and is encouraged to join the fun!

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, September 15, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Teen D&D Night

When: Friday, September 15, 2017 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

At this time, player registration is full. Anyone interested in sitting in and learning about the game is still welcome to attend.

Play the original role-playing game (RPG) the way it was intended: together, around the table, with dice, character sheets, snacks and fun. Immerse yourself in the role of adventurers seeking glory, fighting evil, and telling their stories through actual role-playing. No re-spawns, no button combos, no save-game. Play like we did in the old days: face to face. And learn why this game launched a thousand others! All materials provided, but if you have your own dice, bring them, if you like.