SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In lieu of the Scotch Plains Library’s after school club, the teen department will host weekly summer programs for patrons in grades 5-12. Starting on July 2, teens are invited to hang out, play games, and make crafts every Monday at 3 pm. 

Starting on July 11, the library will offer special programming every other Wednesday at 3 pm. Rock candy, slime, and tie-dye are already on the schedule, but check for more information about each date’s plan.

These events are free and limited to students in grades 5-12; pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, call 908-322-5007 x 204, email, go to, or stop by the Reference Desk.

Scotch Plains Public Library is located at 1927 Bartle Avenue, one block from Park Avenue in the center of town.