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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.

Starlight Express

Program Room
Jan 24, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

'Tween Craft

Activity Room
Jan 25, 7:00 p.m.

For ages 9 & up. Come make a fun craft! 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.  

Make a Brushbot Robot

Activity Room
Jan 26, 5:00 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Make a fun little vibrating robot.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

Mother Goose Time

Program Room
Jan 27, 9:30 a.m.

For ages 18-36 months and caregiver. A first introduction to nursery rhymes and songs. 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.

Sunday Crafternoon

Children's
Jan 29, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

For all ages. Drop-in anytime and make a fun craft. While supplies last. No registration required.

Fit, Food, FUN!

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

Ages 6-8. 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
Jan 31, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

Chess Club

Program Room
Feb 1, 7:00 p.m.

A beginner chess event for ages 8 and up. 

Storytime!

Program Room
Feb 2, 1:30 p.m.

Registration required, begins Jan 31. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Storytime for children between the ages of 3-5.
We'll share books, stories, rhymes, fingerplays and music at this fun early literacy event! 
6-week session runs until 3/9.

Poets Corner

Activity Room
Feb 3, 11:00 a.m.

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

Great Decisions Foreign Policy Discussion Group

Meeting Room
Feb 4, 10:30 a.m.

Gina Blume moderates a discussion about international trade and politics.
Light refreshments served.
Register at the Welcome Desk.

Sunday Crafternoon

Children's
Feb 5, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

For all ages. Drop-in anytime and make a fun craft. While supplies last. No registration required.

Drop-in Lego Corner

Children's
Feb 6, 4:30 p.m.

For ages 5 & up. Stop by the Library and enjoy open play with Legos. No registration required.

Starlight Express

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

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

Valentine's Day Party

Program Room
Feb 8, 7:00 p.m.

Children ages 6-8 are invited to join us for a sweet event. 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.  

Make a Fizzy Bath Bomb

Activity Room
Feb 9, 5:00 pm

Registration required, begins Jan 31. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Learn how to make a fizzy bath bomb.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

Scan Photos, Slides & Negatives (1-on-1)

Studio M
Feb 10, 11 am-12 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Scan Your Old Photos, Slides & Negatives (limit 1) – During this one-on-one session you will learn how to scan your old photos, slides and negatives.  Digitize your family photos to share with relatives and friends, make space in your home, or just have a backup in case of disaster. If this session is filled, other times may be available with an appointment. To make an appointment, contact us at 732-521-5000 x140, or at Click to view event
 

SCRATCHATHON

Activity Room
Feb 11, 10 am to 6 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Attention 3rd through 8th Graders!
Do you use Scratch? Are you interested in coding?
Come to Scratchaton! An 8 hour long coding event!
Learn coding concepts while working on your own and in groups.
Pizza! Prizes!
Participants must bring their own laptop computer.
Registration required.

 

Sunday Crafternoon

Children's
Feb 12, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

For all ages. Drop-in anytime and make a fun craft. While supplies last. No registration required.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Conference Room
Feb 13, 6:30 p.m.

Starlight Express

Program Room
Feb 14, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

POTUS Party

Activity Room
Feb 15, 7:00 p.m.

Come learn about the past Presidents of the United States (POTUS)!
For ages 8-10.

3D Printer Demonstration

Studio M
Feb 16, 6:30-7:30 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
3D Printer Demonstration - 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. All ages welcome.

Friday Afternoon Movie

Meeting Room
Feb 17, 2:00 p.m.

February 17: Florence Foster Jenkins
February 24: Sully

Movies are free. Registration is not required.

Sunday Crafternoon

Children's
Feb 19, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

For all ages. Drop-in anytime and make a fun craft. While supplies last. No registration required.

Library Closed

All Locations
Feb 20,

Starlight Express

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

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

Stories & Stem for Bigs

Activity Room
Feb 22, 7:00 p.m.

For ages 6-8. Explore early science, technology, math or engineering topics through literature and hands-on experimentation. 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.

Engineering Challenge: Paddle Boats

Activity Room
Feb 23, 5:00 pm

Registration required, begins Jan 31. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Make the fastest paddle boat.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

Friday Afternoon Movie

Meeting Room
Feb 24, 2:00 p.m.

February 17: Florence Foster Jenkins
February 24: Sully

Movies are free. Registration is not required.

Welcome to Suess-ville

Program Room
Feb 27, 7:00 p.m.

Ages 6-8. 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
Feb 28, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

'Tween Craft

Activity Room
Mar 1, 7:00 p.m.

For ages 9-12.

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.

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