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Book of the Day: The Shape of Thunder
Sunday, July 25, All Day
Book of the Day: The Shape of Thunder
Cora hasn't spoken to her best friend, Quinn, in a year. Despite living next door to each other, they exist in separate worlds of grief. Cora is still grappling with the death of her beloved sister in a school shooting,...
Online Story Time: Pigs
Sunday, July 25, All Day
Online Story Time: Pigs
Although the library has cancelled all in house programming, we can still have story time. Join us for stories about pigs at our YouTube channel and make a pig craft with us. Craft kits are available in the library's children's...
StoryWalk: Duck on a Bike
Sunday, July 25, All Day
StoryWalk: Duck on a Bike
Walk and read a story at the same time! Follow the numbered signs around the library lawn and read Duck on a Bike outside the library.
Book of the Day: The Shape of Thunder
Monday, July 26, All Day
Book of the Day: The Shape of Thunder
Cora hasn't spoken to her best friend, Quinn, in a year. Despite living next door to each other, they exist in separate worlds of grief. Cora is still grappling with the death of her beloved sister in a school shooting,...
Animal Obstacle Course
Monday, July 26, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Animal Obstacle Course
Hop and run like an animal through our outdoor (on the library lawn) animal themed obstacle course. For ages 2-5. Please call the library at 973-538-6161 if weather conditions are uncertain.
5th and 6th Grade Book Club: The Perfect Score
Monday, July 26, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5th and 6th Grade Book Club: The Perfect Score
Meet us on the library lawn to discuss The Perfect Score. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  Read the book ahead of time and come share your opinions about it with other fifth and sixth graders. Please call the library if the weather...
Book of the Day: Becoming Vanessa
Tuesday, July 27, All Day
Book of the Day: Becoming Vanessa
On Vanessa's first day of school, she wears her fanciest outfit so her new classmates will be able to notice her right away. They notice, but the attention isn't what she'd hoped for. As the day goes on, she feels...
3rd and 4th Grade Book Club: Please Write in this Book
Tuesday, July 27, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
3rd and 4th Grade Book Club: Please Write in this Book
Meet us on the library lawn to discuss Please Write in this Book. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  Read the book ahead of time and come share your opinions about it with other third and fourth graders. Please call the library if...
Book of the Day: Becoming Vanessa
Wednesday, July 28, All Day
Book of the Day: Becoming Vanessa
On Vanessa's first day of school, she wears her fanciest outfit so her new classmates will be able to notice her right away. They notice, but the attention isn't what she'd hoped for. As the day goes on, she feels...
Lunch with the Librarian
Wednesday, July 28, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Lunch with the Librarian
Join us at 45 Macculloch Avenue, in the rear garden of Macculloch Hall, on Wednesdays from July 7th to August 25th. You bring a lunch and a blanket to sit on, and we'll bring the stories. For ages 2-6, but...
Book of the Day: Deadman's Castle
Thursday, July 29, All Day
Book of the Day: Deadman's Castle
Ever since he was five years old and his father witnessed a terrible crime, Igor and his family have been on the run from the Lizard Man, a foreboding figure bent on revenge. They've lived in so many places, with...
2nd Grade Book Club: Frank Pearl and the Awful Waffle Kerfuffle
Thursday, July 29, 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
2nd Grade Book Club: Frank Pearl and the Awful Waffle Kerfuffle
Meet us on the library lawn to discuss Frank Pearl in the Awful Waffle Kerfluffle. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  Read the book ahead of time and come share your opinions about it with other second graders. Please call the library if the...
Book of the Day: Deadman's Castle
Friday, July 30, All Day
Book of the Day: Deadman's Castle
Ever since he was five years old and his father witnessed a terrible crime, Igor and his family have been on the run from the Lizard Man, a foreboding figure bent on revenge. They've lived in so many places, with...
Book of the Day: Agent Lion
Saturday, July 31, All Day
Book of the Day: Agent Lion
In this book by David Soman and Jacky Davis, Fluffy the Cat is missing and there is only one detective for the job! Agent Lion is certain he'll find Fluffy in no time. But Fluffy is not in Mr. Wombat's...
Book of the Day: Agent Lion
Sunday, August 1, All Day
Book of the Day: Agent Lion
In this book by David Soman and Jacky Davis, Fluffy the Cat is missing and there is only one detective for the job! Agent Lion is certain he'll find Fluffy in no time. But Fluffy is not in Mr. Wombat's...
Book of the Day: Agent Lion
Monday, August 2, All Day
Book of the Day: Agent Lion
In this book by David Soman and Jacky Davis, Fluffy the Cat is missing and there is only one detective for the job! Agent Lion is certain he'll find Fluffy in no time. But Fluffy is not in Mr. Wombat's...
2nd Grade Book Club: Piper Green and the Fairy Tree: Too Much Good Luck
Tuesday, August 3, 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
2nd Grade Book Club: Piper Green and the Fairy Tree: Too Much Good Luck
Meet us on the library lawn to discuss Piper Green and the Fairy Tree: Too Much Good Luck. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  Read the book ahead of time and come share your opinions about it with other second graders. Please call the...
3rd and 4th Grade Book Club: The Dragon in the Sock Drawer
Tuesday, August 3, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
3rd and 4th Grade Book Club: The Dragon in the Sock Drawer
Meet us on the library lawn to discuss The Dragon in the Sock Drawer. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  Read the book ahead of time and come share your opinions about it with other third and fourth graders. Please call the library...
Lunch with the Librarian
Wednesday, August 4, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Lunch with the Librarian
Join us at 45 Macculloch Avenue, in the rear garden of Macculloch Hall, on Wednesdays from July 7th to August 25th. You bring a lunch and a blanket to sit on, and we'll bring the stories. For ages 2-6, but...
5th and 6th Grade Book: Shadow Weaver
Thursday, August 5, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5th and 6th Grade Book: Shadow Weaver
Meet us on the library lawn to discuss Shadow Weaver. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  Read the book ahead of time and come share your opinions about it with other fifth and sixth graders. Please call the library if the weather is uncertain.
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