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Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at the Monroe Township Public Library!

All events are open to the public. Registration required where noted.

Germ Busters

Program Room
Aug 29, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 6-8. Learn how to keep clean and bust germs. 

Starlight Express

Program Room
Aug 30, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

Back to School Bingo

Program Room
Aug 31, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.

Make a Sugru Ink Stamp

Activity Room
Sep 1, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Registration required, begins Aug 30. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Make a personalized stamp using Sugru.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

Poets Corner

Activity Room
Sep 2, 11:00 a.m.

Poetry reading group and workshop for all ages. Stop by to listen or bring a poem to share.
Registration is not required.

Library Closed

All Locations
Sep 4, (Sunday, September 4 and Monday, September 5)

Library Closed

All Locations
Sep 5, (Sunday, September 4 and Monday, September 5)

Starlight Express

Program Room
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

Chess Club

Program Room
Sep 7, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required, begins Aug 30. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 8 & up. A beginner chess event. 

3D Printer Demonstration

Studio M
Sep 8, 6:30-7:30 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Did you know that the library has a 3D printer? A 3D printer is a machine that can take a digital design from your computer and “print” it out into a solid three-dimensional object.  During this session you’ll see a 3D printer in action, understand how it works, and learn how it gets used at the library.
 

Friday Afternoon Movie

Meeting Room
Sep 9, 2:00 p.m.

Showing of the film Of Mice and Men
Movies are free. No registration required.

Magic Tree House Wild West Adventure

Program Room
Sep 12, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required, begins Aug 30. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 6-8.

Starlight Express

Program Room
Sep 13, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

Chat & Color

Activity Room
Sep 14, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required, begins Aug 30. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Relax, chat... and color! For ages 8 & up.

Library Foundation Meeting

Conference Room
Sep 15, 7:00 p.m.

Mother Goose Time

Program Room
Sep 16, 9:30 a.m.

Nursery rhymes and fun for children ages 18-36 months and caregiver. 

Gallery Artist Talk

Art Gallery
Sep 17, 11:00 a.m.

Artist Ina Light discusses her artwork. Registration is not required.

Sand Art

Program Room
Sep 19, 7:00 p.m.

For ages 5 & up. Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis; please take a number at the Youth Services Desk (numbers available 30 minutes prior to program start). Registration is not required.   

Starlight Express

Program Room
Sep 20, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

Pokémon Club & Craft

Program Room
Sep 21, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required, begins Sep 21. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Come play Pokémon Go with others and make a cool craft. A lure will be placed at one of the Pokéstops in the Library. For ages 8 & up. Children must have a Pokémon Go account. 

Make a Buzz Wire Game

Activity Room
Sep 22, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Registration required, begins Aug 30. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Make a fun Buzz Wire Game.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

Sit-N-Stitch

Conference Room
Sep 23, 10:30 AM (Fridays, July 1 & 15, August 5 & 19, September 9 & 23, October 7 & 21, November 4 & 18, December 2 & 16, 10:30 AM)

Come socialize with needleworkers of all types and skill levels.  Share tips, patterns and ideas. Bring your own supplies. Drop in anytime between 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM.

Juried Art Show

Meeting Room
Sep 24,

The Library hosts the Monroe Township Cultural Arts Commission's Annual Juried Art Show.
For more information, visit Click to view event or call 732-521-4400 ext. 134
Click to view event
 

Defiant Requiem Film & Discussion


Sep 25, 1:00 p.m.

Co-sponsored by the Henry Ricklis Holocaust Memorial Committee
Screening of the 2014 Emmy-nominated film followed by discussion with Maestro Murry Sidlin, founder and president of The Defiant Requiem Foundation. 
Registration is not required.
**PLEASE NOTE: This event will be held at the Monroe Township Middle School**

Microsoft Publisher 2010

Conference Room
Sep 26, 6-6:45 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Learn how to create fliers, pamphlets, and more using this popular software.

 

Friends of the Library Meeting

Conference Room
Sep 27, 7:00 p.m.

"Bored" Games

Program Room
Sep 28, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required, begins Aug 30. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Come play board games with others. Please bring a game from home that you enjoy to play. For ages 8 & up. 

Sewing Class: Table Runner

Conference Room
Sep 29, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Learn how to sew a table runner! Class is 2 hours.
Students must take the Meet Your Sewing Machine class or have prior machine sewing knowledge to take this class. Ages 18 and over.
**Students must bring 1/3 yard of focus fabric and 1/2 yard of border fabric to class.**
Registration is required.

Mother Goose Time

Program Room
Sep 30, 9:30 a.m.

Nursery rhymes and fun for children ages 18-36 months and caregiver. 

Drop-in Lego Corner

Children's
Oct 3, 4:30 p.m.

For ages 5 & up. Stop by the Library and enjoy open play with Legos. 

Starlight Express

Program Room
Oct 4, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

'Tween Craft

Program Room
Oct 5, 9:30 a.m.

Registration required, begins Sep 27. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
A fun craft program for ages 9-12.

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