Glow in the Dark Play-doh
Teens in grades 6 to 12 can make glow in the dark play-doh at 3:30pm at Westergard Library (20 Murray Avenue, Piscataway) on Tuesday, October 15.
Art Journal Workshop
Join artist Jeffrey Cobbold to explore your creative side with this guided art and writing workshop. Taking place at 6:30pm at Westergard Library (20 Murray Avenue, Piscataway) on Tuesday, October 15. Please register at piscatawaylibrary.org/artjournal2
Job Readiness Workshops
Get ready for the job hunt by attending one of two workshops from People Helping People in Need. Join us on Wednesday, October 16 at 2pm or 6:30pm at Westergard Library (20 Murray Avenue, Piscataway) to learn tricks and tips for landing your next job. Information about benefits and supported employment will also be available. Please register at piscatawaylibrary.org/jobworkshop
The Sleepy Hollow Halloween Show
Children ages 5+ can tour Sleepy Hollow with Katrina Van Tassle and Ichabod Crane on Thursday, October 17 at 6:30pm at Kennedy Library (500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway). This spooky-but-not scary-Halloween tale from Kit’s Interactive Theatre features dancing skeletons and hobgoblins. This participatory show combines history, dance, music, imagination, improvisation with a boat-load of humor.
Makerspace Drop-In: 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, and Virtual Reality
Stop by the MiY Makerspace at Kennedy Library (500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway) on Thursday, October 17 from 6:30 to 8pm to learn about more about our 3D printers and Glowforge laser cutter/engraver. Try out LearnRoll LLC a STEM based education company designing exciting and innovative VR experiences for school age students. Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult during any visits to the MiY Makerspace.
Diwali for Kids
Celebrate Diwali at Kennedy Library (500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway) on Saturday, October 19 at 1pm. Enjoy an interactive story time and special activities including traditional music and dance, crafts for all ages, mehndi, and sweet holiday treats. All ages welcome.
How to Get into the Ivy League
Ever wonder exactly what it takes to get into a top-tier college like Harvard or Princeton? What do elite colleges look for in applicants, and how can you make sure you’re a competitive one? Teens and parents can find out at Westergard Library (500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway) on Monday, October 21 at 7pm.
Teen LED Origami Flower
Participants in grades 6 to 12 will create, design, and solder a circuit that will light up a beautiful paper folded flower bringing some ART into STEAM. Join us on Tuesday, October 22 at 3pm at Westergard Library (20 Murray Avenue, Piscataway). Register at piscatawaylibrary.org/origamiflower
Meet the Makerspace: Laser Cutter
Piscataway Public Library’s MiY Makerspace is home to all kinds of cool equipment - teens in grades 6 to 12 can learn more on Wednesday, October 23 at 3pm at Kennedy Library (500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway). Use Inkscape, a software that can be hooked up to our GlowForge laser cutter. Teens will learn the basics and create their own design. Register at piscatawaylibrary.org/lasercutter
Friends of the Piscataway Library Fall Book Sale
Book lover? Bargain hunter? Join us for the Friends of the Piscataway Library Book Sale! The Book Sale takes place at Kennedy Library (500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway). Members may join us for Preview Night, starting at 6:30 on Wednesday, October 23 - not a member? Join at the door! The sale continues through Sunday, October 27.