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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.

Stories and Stem for Bigs

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

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 6 & up. Explore science, technology, math or engineering topics through literature and hands-on experimentation. 

Sewing Class: Trash Bag for Your Car

Conference Room
Jul 28, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Learn to sew a trash bag for your car! Class is 2 hours.
Students must take the Meet Your Sewing Machine class or have prior machine sewing experience to take this class. Ages 18 and up.
**Students must bring 1/4 yard of fabric to class.**
Registration is required, begins June 7 at 9:30 a.m.

Touch a Truck!


Jul 29, 11:00 a.m.

For all ages. Join us for your chance to see, touch, and learn about dozens of cool vehicles. A special thanks to all of the municipal and commercial organizations who volunteer their time and equipment! Free tickets available at the Youth Services Desk beginning Monday, July 11.

Becky's Cozy Corner

Children's
Aug 1, 7:00 p.m.

Stop by and make a fun corner. For ages 5 & up.

Big Mouth Talent Show

Program Room
Aug 2, 7:00 p.m.

For ages 3 & up. Who composed the Liverwurst Opera? What do you do if a hippo steps on your toe? Why does the monkey magician have a carsick rabbit? The answers can only be found in Steve Petra's Big Mouth Talent Show. Free tickets available beginning Monday, July 18.

Chat & Color

Activity Room
Aug 3, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 8 & up. Come enjoy a relaxing time by coloring!

Make a Zoetrope ? Session B

Activity Room
Aug 4, 6:30 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Make your own zoetrope.
There is a session A & session B available for this program. Please only sign up for one session.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

Friday Afternoon Movie

Meeting Room
Aug 5, 2:00 p.m. (Fridays, August 5, 12 & 19, 2:00 p.m.)

August 5 - The Finest Hours - True story of US Coast Guard rescue off of Cape Cod.
August 12 - Race - Jesse Owens’ quest in the 1936 Olympics.
August 19 - Zootopia - Animated film about a city of civilized animals.
Movies are free. No registration required.

Sporty Spelling Bee

Activity Room
Aug 8, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 6-8. Comete with other kids and win prizes. 

Starlight Express

Program Room
Aug 9, 7:00 p.m.

An alternative to daytime storytime for ages 3-5.

Book Discussion: Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies

Program Room
Aug 10, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
A change for children entering grade 5 to discuss a summer reading book. The book must be read at home prior to attending this program. 

Make a Battery with Coins ? Session B

Activity Room
Aug 11, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Find out how to get energy from the coins in your pocket. Please bring 10 quarters for use during this experiment.
There is a session A & session B available for this program. Please only sign up for one session.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

Friday Afternoon Movie

Meeting Room
Aug 12, 2:00 p.m. (Fridays, August 5, 12 & 19, 2:00 p.m.)

August 5 - The Finest Hours - True story of US Coast Guard rescue off of Cape Cod.
August 12 - Race - Jesse Owens’ quest in the 1936 Olympics.
August 19 - Zootopia - Animated film about a city of civilized animals.
Movies are free. No registration required.

P.O.V. Summer 2016 Film & Discussion Series

Meeting Room
Aug 13, 1:00 p.m.

Featuring Guest Speaker DEA Special Agent Gregory Saunders
Click to view event directed by Bernardo Ruiz provides a stark look at the US-Mexican drug war. After the film, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Special Agent Gregory Saunders presents trafficking trends in the illegal drug trade.
Special Agent Gregory Saunders works with multiple federal, state and local law enforcement agencies on international and domestic drug investigations. He has over 28 years of federal law enforcement experience with the FBI and the DEA. He served two decades with the DEA in various positions including Enforcement Groups, Technical Agent and JFK Airport Interdiction Group. Currently, Special Agent Saunders serves as the Division’s Training Coordinator for the New York Division. 
This event is a collaboration with the award-winning documentary series P.O.V. ( Click to view event). Registration is not required.

Library Olympics

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

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 6-8. Celebrate this Olympic year with challenges inside your own library.   

Karate Demonstration

Meeting Room
Aug 16, 7:00 p.m.

Performed by Mountain Martial Arts. Recommended for ages 5 & up. Free tickets available at the Youth Services Desk beginning Monday, August 1.

Jump Rope Contest

Program Room
Aug 17, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 6 and up. Come join us for a jump rope contest and craft.

3D Printer Demonstration

Studio M
Aug 18, 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
Aug 19, 2:00 p.m. (Fridays, August 5, 12 & 19, 2:00 p.m.)

August 5 - The Finest Hours - True story of US Coast Guard rescue off of Cape Cod.
August 12 - Race - Jesse Owens’ quest in the 1936 Olympics.
August 19 - Zootopia - Animated film about a city of civilized animals.
Movies are free. No registration required.

Life Sized Jenga

Program Room
Aug 22, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 6-8. What's better than playing Jenga... playing GIANT Jenga! 

Friends of the Library Meeting

Conference Room
Aug 23, 7:00 p.m.

Stories and Stem for Bigs

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

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 6 & up. Explore science, technology, math or engineering topics through literature and hands-on experimentation. 

Learn Scratch ? Session B

Activity Room
Aug 25, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Learn the basics of Scratch; an easy to use programming language.
There is a session A & session B available for this program. Please only sign up for one session.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

Storytime!

Program Room
Aug 26, 10:30 a.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 3-5. Gather around as we look, listen, sing and have fun with picture books.

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. 

Ready, Set, EAT?!

Activity Room
Aug 30, 3:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 5 & up. Come play with food! 

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