PISCATAWAY, NJ - Here’s a glimpse of what will be happening in 2016 at Piscataway Library:

Wednesday, Jan. 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Come to Kennedy Library to speak with the Legislative Office of Assemblyman Joe Danielsen. Bring your concerns and questions regarding:

  • Receiving and processing notary applications
  • Community outreach programs
  • Internship programs
  • Higher Education Assistance
  • Medicare and Medicaid Assistance
  • Affordable Housing Assistance
  • Or Any Other Concerns

Saturday, Jan.16 at 2 p.m.: The Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble will entertain at Kennedy Library.  Become entranced by the electrifying energy, movements, music, and costumes of the Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble whose mission is to enhance the understanding of the African American experience in relationship to our African Heritage.

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Sunday, Jan. 17 at 2 p.m.: Kennedy Library will feature a Celebration of African Art – African Inspired Polymer Bowl Creations. Instructor Jeanette Kinsler will discuss African design and show you some ideas for you to use for your creation. All materials will be supplied. Registration is limited, so sign up early to secure a place. Call 732-463-1633x6 to sign up.

Saturday, Jan. 23 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.: As part of Piscataway’s 350th Birthday visit Kennedy Library and celebrate the founding of Piscataway by helping to create Native American and Colonial crafts.

Monday, Jan. 25 at 5 p.m.: Come out to Kennedy Library to talk to a representative from the U.S. Department of Immigration, and get answers to your questions about naturalization and immigration forms.

Saturday, Jan. 30 at 2 p.m.: Enjoy stories, music, dance, snacks and a craft celebrating Chinese New Year, the Year of the Monkey, for kids ages 3 and up and their families at Kenney Library.

Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m.:  Teen Volunteers in grade 7 and up are needed to be a “Reading Buddy” for children in grades 1 to 3.  Sessions run every Wednesday in February from 7 to 8 p.m.  Orientation for teens will be held Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. and applications are available at Kennedy Library.

Tuesday, March 1 at 7 p.m.: Sign up for Citizenship Classes at Westergard Library.  Weekly classes start on Tuesday, March 1 at 7 p.m.  Call (732) 752-1166, ext. 6 to register.

Saturday, March 12 at 1 to 4 p.m.: Save the Date: VOLUNTEER FAIR - Applications are still being accepted by the organization that would like to participate by having a representative join us to promote their missions, and to recruit reliable and passionate volunteers.

April 12 to April 18: Friends of the Library – Spring Major Book Sale