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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.

Monday Meditation

Zoom (virtual)
May 10, 9-9:30 am (Mondays, April 12, 19, 26 & May 3, 10, 17, 24)

Grab a chair or mat and enjoy guided breathing exercises, meditation, and simple stretches to start your day! 
Mondays at 9:00 am. Please note: No sessions on April 5 & May 31. This is a virtual program. Join us on Zoom. Click Click to view event for the link.
 

So You Think You Can't Draw


May 11, 2:00 p.m.

Registration required. Click to view event.
Join Roberta Hodes learn how to draw a tree with all the details to make it look realistic and beautiful. This is a step by step fun and easy lesson. Registration Required

Make an Electroscope

Zoom (virtual)
May 13, 4:30

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Join us on Zoom as we make an electroscope; a device that tests for static electricity. For ages 9 & up. Registration required. This is an online only program.
Attendees will need to pick up a project supply pack at the library. The project supply pack for this activity can be picked up at the library's childrens department starting on Wednesday, May 5th. Curbside pick-up is available upon request.
Additional supplies you will need at home:
To Be Announced

The Zoom link to this program will be provided upon registering.
 

Protect Yourself from Health Care Fraud and COVID-19 Scams

Zoom (virtual)
May 14, 2-3 pm

Senior Medicare Patrol of NJ empowers seniors to prevent Medicare fraud. Learn how to protect yourself and your health care benefits, detect possible fraud, errors, and abuse, and report suspicious behavior. Registration is not required. Click Click to view eventfor Zoom details. 

Monday Meditation

Zoom (virtual)
May 17, 9-9:30 am (Mondays, April 12, 19, 26 & May 3, 10, 17, 24)

Grab a chair or mat and enjoy guided breathing exercises, meditation, and simple stretches to start your day! 
Mondays at 9:00 am. Please note: No sessions on April 5 & May 31. This is a virtual program. Join us on Zoom. Click Click to view event for the link.
 

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Zoom (virtual)
May 18, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, January 19, February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 14)

All meeting are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm via zoom or the Library Conference Room, unless otherwise noted.
Zoom information can be found on the Library's website, Click to view event.

Chess Club

Zoom (virtual)
May 19, 6:00pm

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
Come join us to play chess via zoom! Ages 8+
*Please supply email so you can receive zoom link!*

Virtual Sit-N-Stitch

Zoom (virtual)
May 21, 10:30 AM (Fridays, May 7 & 21, June 4 & 18 10:30 AM)

Socialize with stitchers & crafters of all skill levels. Let’s chat and see what projects you’ve been working on at home.

Friends of the Library Sidewalk Book Sale


May 22, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Friends of the Library Sidewalk Book Sale

Monday Meditation

Zoom (virtual)
May 24, 9-9:30 am (Mondays, April 12, 19, 26 & May 3, 10, 17, 24)

Grab a chair or mat and enjoy guided breathing exercises, meditation, and simple stretches to start your day! 
Mondays at 9:00 am. Please note: No sessions on April 5 & May 31. This is a virtual program. Join us on Zoom. Click Click to view event for the link.
 

Friends of the Library Meeting

Zoom (virtual)
May 25, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, April 27, May 25 & June 22, 6:30 p.m.)

Outdoor Storytime

Program Room
May 27, 10:30 am

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
For ages 2-5
This event will be held in the Contributor's Courtyard. All CDC recommendations will be observed, including masks and social distancing. Please bring a towel or chair to make yourself comfortable. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be held virtuall via Zoom. 
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND LIMITED!
 

Trolls Craft Kit

Children's
May 28,

For ages 4 & up. As supplies last.

Library Closed

All Locations
May 30,

Library Closed

All Locations
May 31,

Book Cafe Session 2

Zoom (virtual)
Jun 2, 1:00 p.m. (Wednesdays, May 5, June 2, July 7, August 4, September 1 & October 6, 1:00 p.m)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Book Cafe Session 3

Zoom (virtual)
Jun 3, 11:00 a.m. (Thursdays, May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2 & October 7, 11:00 a.m.)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Virtual Sit-N-Stitch

Zoom (virtual)
Jun 4, 10:30 AM (Fridays, May 7 & 21, June 4 & 18 10:30 AM)

Socialize with stitchers & crafters of all skill levels. Let’s chat and see what projects you’ve been working on at home.

Disability Law: Planning for Your Child with Disabilities

Zoom (virtual)
Jun 9, 11 am-12 pm

This presentation covers special needs planning, estate planning, trusts, guardianship, and an overview of government benefits for families who have a child, grandchild, or sibling with a disability.  Presented by Attorney Tina M. James. Registration is not required. Click  Click to view event for zoom meeting details.

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Zoom (virtual)
Jun 15, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, January 19, February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 14)

All meeting are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm via zoom or the Library Conference Room, unless otherwise noted.
Zoom information can be found on the Library's website, Click to view event.

Genealogy Club

Zoom (virtual)
Jun 16, 2:00 PM (Wednesdays, May 19, June 16, July 14 2:00 PM)

Beginner and experienced genealogists welcome to discuss research, share findings and resources. Registration is not required.

Virtual Sit-N-Stitch

Zoom (virtual)
Jun 18, 10:30 AM (Fridays, May 7 & 21, June 4 & 18 10:30 AM)

Socialize with stitchers & crafters of all skill levels. Let’s chat and see what projects you’ve been working on at home.

Friends of the Library Meeting

Zoom (virtual)
Jun 22, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, April 27, May 25 & June 22, 6:30 p.m.)

Book Cafe Session 3

Zoom (virtual)
Jul 1, 11:00 a.m. (Thursdays, May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2 & October 7, 11:00 a.m.)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Library Closed

All Locations
Jul 4,

Library Closed

All Locations
Jul 5,

Book Cafe Session 2

Zoom (virtual)
Jul 7, 1:00 p.m. (Wednesdays, May 5, June 2, July 7, August 4, September 1 & October 6, 1:00 p.m)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Genealogy Club

Zoom (virtual)
Jul 14, 2:00 PM (Wednesdays, May 19, June 16, July 14 2:00 PM)

Beginner and experienced genealogists welcome to discuss research, share findings and resources. Registration is not required.

Book Cafe Session 2

Zoom (virtual)
Aug 4, 1:00 p.m. (Wednesdays, May 5, June 2, July 7, August 4, September 1 & October 6, 1:00 p.m)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Book Cafe Session 3

Zoom (virtual)
Aug 5, 11:00 a.m. (Thursdays, May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2 & October 7, 11:00 a.m.)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Book Cafe Session 2

Zoom (virtual)
Sep 1, 1:00 p.m. (Wednesdays, May 5, June 2, July 7, August 4, September 1 & October 6, 1:00 p.m)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Book Cafe Session 3

Zoom (virtual)
Sep 2, 11:00 a.m. (Thursdays, May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2 & October 7, 11:00 a.m.)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Library Closed

All Locations
Sep 5,

Library Closed

All Locations
Sep 6,

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Zoom (virtual)
Sep 21, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, January 19, February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 14)

All meeting are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm via zoom or the Library Conference Room, unless otherwise noted.
Zoom information can be found on the Library's website, Click to view event.

Book Cafe Session 2

Zoom (virtual)
Oct 6, 1:00 p.m. (Wednesdays, May 5, June 2, July 7, August 4, September 1 & October 6, 1:00 p.m)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Book Cafe Session 3

Zoom (virtual)
Oct 7, 11:00 a.m. (Thursdays, May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2 & October 7, 11:00 a.m.)

Registration required. Call 732-521-5000 or Click to view event.
What have you been reading? We want to know! Join other book lovers for a lively discussion. Book Café
is a perfect place to find your next great read or share what you have enjoyed.
Now with 3 sessions due to the popularity of this program!

Library Closed

All Locations
Oct 11,

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Zoom (virtual)
Oct 19, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, January 19, February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 14)

All meeting are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm via zoom or the Library Conference Room, unless otherwise noted.
Zoom information can be found on the Library's website, Click to view event.

Library Closed

All Locations
Nov 2,

Library Closed

All Locations
Nov 11,

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Zoom (virtual)
Nov 16, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, January 19, February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 14)

All meeting are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm via zoom or the Library Conference Room, unless otherwise noted.
Zoom information can be found on the Library's website, Click to view event.

Library Closes at 5:00 p.m.

All Locations
Nov 24,

Library Closed

All Locations
Nov 25,

Library Closed

All Locations
Nov 26,

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Zoom (virtual)
Dec 14, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, January 19, February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 14)

All meeting are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm via zoom or the Library Conference Room, unless otherwise noted.
Zoom information can be found on the Library's website, Click to view event.

Library Closed

All Locations
Dec 24,

Library Closed

All Locations
Dec 25,

Library Closed

All Locations
Jan 1,

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