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Raritan Library Celebrates Annual Makers Day Event

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RARITAN, NJ - Raritan Public Library’s second annual Makers Day Event was held March 25, as part of a statewide program to help explore opportunities for entrepreneurship, innovation and hands-on learning experiences.

The program, in its third year, was held at libraries and other organizations around the state.

In Raritan, programs included a Finch Robot demonstration, a soap crafting class, a sunflower glass pendant class, a littleBits creation session and more.

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