Come join us for Monday Night Movies on Monday, October 21 at 6:30 PM. The latest release we are showing is a Disney live action remake that involves a street rat, a blue genie, and a magic carpet, to name a few characters. Please note that the doors do not open until 6:15 PM to give us time to finish setting up. If you cannot make it to the Monday night showing, there is a second screening on Wednesday, October 23 at 12:30 PM. This movie is rated PG.
This weekend will be busy, so definitely stop by! On Saturday, October 19, the library will be having its annual Fall Festival from 10 AM to 1 PM, come rain or shine. Make sure you are here at 10 AM because we will be having a special guest for Scarecrow Storytime. Green Meadows Farm will be here with their petting zoo from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. There will be activities and prizes for children of all ages. Don’t forget to bring a pumpkin (and a box) because there will be pumpkin painting, as well.
On Sunday, October 20 at 2 PM, come for the program Forever Judy and The Wizard of Oz.
2019 marks the 80th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz! In a live concert featuring vocalist Francine Evans and jazz pianist Joel Zelnik, these versatile performers will take you on a memorable musical journey featuring America's number one female vocalist, Judy Garland. They will also add songs from the Broadway hit musical and movie, The Wiz. So 'Ease on Down the Road' with the Four Friends: The Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Lion, and of course Dorothy. And Toto too! Registration is required; please call (908) 754-7885 ext 2 to register.
Join Ms. Kitty for Chinese Storytime on Monday mornings at 10:30 AM. It is bilingual, so you don’t need to know Chinese in order to enjoy the program. On Monday evenings at 6:30 PM, join Ms. Jailene and Ms. Mija for Spanish Storytime; this is also bilingual. Italian Storytime with Ms. Maria meets Friday afternoons at 3:30 PM. These storytimes are a great introduction to a new language.
The Children’s Department has changed the regular storytime schedule and added in a couple new times. Toddler Time for ages 2 and up meets Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 10:30 AM and Saturday at 11:30 AM. Family Storytime meets on Wednesday at 6:30 PM. Babytime for under 2 meets Friday at 10:15 AM and 11:15 AM and Saturday at 10:15 AM. Please remember to check the calendar to see if there are any changes to the schedule.
Playtime stills meets after Toddler Time on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:15 AM. Chinese Book Club with Ms. Kitty is on Tuesday afternoons at 4 PM; it is for children in first grade and above. Read Aloud Club with Ms. Mija meets Tuesday afternoons at 4:30 PM; it is for new readers ages 5 to 7. Children will take turns practicing reading Easy Reader titles out loud, discussing what was read, and doing a related craft or activity. Lego Club is on Thursday afternoons at 3 PM; there is no age requirement for this program, as long as the children know not to put the Legos in their mouths.
On Saturday, October 26 at 2 PM Certified Financial Educator Sarah Ruzol will be presenting the program Increase Cash Flow and Manage Debt. This program will focus on strategies that may help you manage your debts, increase your cash flow, and build your emergency funds so you can live a life that is debt free. Registration is required; please call (908) 754-7885 ext 2 to register.