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Toddler Time

Mon, January 3, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

Toddler Time

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/03/2022 10:30am 01/03/2022 11:15am America/New_York Toddler Time

Program for children age 2-4. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Family Storytime" Program

Mon, January 3, 3:30 PM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Family Storytime" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/03/2022 3:30pm 01/03/2022 4:15pm America/New_York "Family Storytime" Program

Program for children of all ages. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Toddler Time" Program

Tue, January 4, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Toddler Time" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/04/2022 10:30am 01/04/2022 11:15am America/New_York "Toddler Time" Program

Program for children age 2-4. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Storytime" Program

Wed, January 5, 6:30 PM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Storytime" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/05/2022 6:30pm 01/05/2022 7:15pm America/New_York "Storytime" Program

Program for children age 4-6. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Babytime" Program

Fri, January 7, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Babytime" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/07/2022 10:30am 01/07/2022 11:00am America/New_York "Babytime" Program

Program for children up to age 2. Includes songs & stories. Followed by a playtime for those who wish to stay. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
Toddler Time

Mon, January 10, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

Toddler Time

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/10/2022 10:30am 01/10/2022 11:15am America/New_York Toddler Time

Program for children age 2-4. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Toddler Time" Program

Tue, January 11, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Toddler Time" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/11/2022 10:30am 01/11/2022 11:15am America/New_York "Toddler Time" Program

Program for children age 2-4. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Babytime" Program

Fri, January 14, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Babytime" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/14/2022 10:30am 01/14/2022 11:00am America/New_York "Babytime" Program

Program for children up to age 2. Includes songs & stories. Followed by a playtime for those who wish to stay. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"The Three Pigs and Friends" Program

Sat, January 15, 12:00 PM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"The Three Pigs and Friends" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/15/2022 12:00pm 01/15/2022 1:15pm America/New_York "The Three Pigs and Friends" Program

"Sensory Saturday" program presented by the Propbox Players. Sensory-friendly program on what happened after the end of the story of the Three Little Pigs. Includes audience participation. Geared towards a special needs audience, but all are welcome to attend. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Toddler Time" Program

Tue, January 18, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Toddler Time" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/18/2022 10:30am 01/18/2022 11:15am America/New_York "Toddler Time" Program

Program for children age 2-4. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Meet Dr. King" Program

Wed, January 19, 6:00 PM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Meet Dr. King" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/19/2022 6:00pm 01/19/2022 7:15pm America/New_York "Meet Dr. King" Program

"Living History" program focusing on the life & times of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For children age 5-10. Presented free; pre-registration required. Presented by the Bright Star Touring Theater.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Babytime" Program

Fri, January 21, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Babytime" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/21/2022 10:30am 01/21/2022 11:00am America/New_York "Babytime" Program

Program for children up to age 2. Includes songs & stories. Followed by a playtime for those who wish to stay. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Toddler Time" Program

Mon, January 24, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Toddler Time" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/24/2022 10:30am 01/24/2022 11:15am America/New_York "Toddler Time" Program

Program for children age 2-4. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Family Storytime" Program

Mon, January 24, 3:30 PM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Family Storytime" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/24/2022 3:30pm 01/24/2022 4:15pm America/New_York "Family Storytime" Program

Program for children of all ages. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Toddler Time" Program

Tue, January 25, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Toddler Time" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/25/2022 10:30am 01/25/2022 11:15am America/New_York "Toddler Time" Program

Program for children age 2-4. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Storytime" Program

Wed, January 26, 6:30 PM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Storytime" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/26/2022 6:30pm 01/26/2022 7:15pm America/New_York "Storytime" Program

Program for children age 4-6. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Babytime" Program

Fri, January 28, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Babytime" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/28/2022 10:30am 01/28/2022 11:00am America/New_York "Babytime" Program

Program for children up to age 2. Includes songs & stories. Followed by a playtime for those who wish to stay. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080
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Sun, January 30, 12:30 PM

South Plainfield

Holy Savior Academy – Open House

Education

Add to My Calendar 01/30/2022 12:30pm 01/30/2022 2:30pm America/New_York Holy Savior Academy – Open House

Holy Savior Academy – Open House

Holy Savior Academy located at 149 South Plainfield Avenue in South Plainfield will be having an Open House on January 30, 2022, from 12:30 om to 2:30 pm. To schedule a tour, please call 908-822-5890 option 3. Holy Savior Academy is fully accredited by AdvancEd and welcome students of all faiths and cultures.

149 South Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield, NJ 07080
"Toddler Time" Program

Mon, January 31, 10:30 AM

South Plainfield Free Public Library, South Plainfield

"Toddler Time" Program

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 01/31/2022 10:30am 01/31/2022 11:15am America/New_York "Toddler Time" Program

Program for children age 2-4. Includes songs, stories and a craft activity. "Take & Make" craft kits available for those who prefer to do them at home. Presented free; no pre-registration required.

2484 Plainfield Ave. South Plainfield, NJ 07080

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You’ll find 28 Stanford Place in the desirable town of Montclair, a charming colonial on a corner lot. The first floor has a lot of character, featuring a large living room with a wood-burning fireplace, a den with a lot of natural light, a formal dining room, and a kitchen with stainless steel appliances. The second floor has three bedrooms including a master bedroom, ensuite. And it ...

The Athlete of the Week: Olivia Kapolka Girls’ Basketball Guard

The South Plainfield Girls’ Basketball team had a terrific week.  This past week the Lady Tigers won both games they played. On Thursday, South Plainfield defeated Woodbridge Academy by a score of 61-18.  Then in a non-divisional game of the week on Saturday morning, the Lady Tigers controlled the Farmers of Union 49-39.  This brought South Plainfield to 2-2 on the ...

Obituaries

Robert M. Dilley, 59, passed away on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 in South Plainfield. Born in ...
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Letters to the Editor

Community Happenings

TAPinto South Plainfield Named Borough's Official Electronic News Source 6th Year in a Row 

January 20, 2022

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – During a Jan. 3 reorganization meeting, the Borough of South Plainfield once again unanimously approved, through a  resolution (22-24), the designation of TAPinto as its 'official electronic news source.' 2022 marks the sixth consecutive year the online daily newspaper has garnered this distinction. 

"We are delighted ...

Middlesex County Sheriff's Office to hold Ninth Annual Sheriff's Civilian Academy

Applications are now accepted for Spring of 2022

The Sheriff’s Office will hold an 8-week-long Sheriff’s Civilian Academy for residents of Middlesex County in the Spring of 2022. The Sheriff’s Civilian Academy is designed to educate Middlesex County residents on the various functions and duties of the Sheriff’s Office. Applications are being accepted now for the ...

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic--Walk-In, No Registration & No Appointment Necessary, Ages 5 to Adult

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic--WALK-IN, NO REGISTRATION & NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY - AGES 5 TO ADULTS

Open EVERY WEDNESDAY to the general public ( you don’t have to be a patient) at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton from 7:30am to 3:30pm. COVID-19 vaccines & boosters (Pfizer, Moderna & J&J). Park in Lot D & enter @ Lakefront Tower entrance. Bring insurance ...

TAPinto South Plainfield Named Borough's Official Electronic News Source 6th Year in a Row 

January 20, 2022

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – During a Jan. 3 reorganization meeting, the Borough of South Plainfield once again unanimously approved, through a  resolution (22-24), the designation of TAPinto as its 'official electronic news source.' 2022 marks the sixth consecutive year the online daily newspaper has garnered this distinction. 

"We are delighted ...

Wrestling Saint Joseph Defeats Old Bridge, Somerville and Sparta at Quad Meet

METUCHEN, NJ -- Saint Joseph wrestlers continued their strong performances on Saturday by defeating opponents from Old Bridge, Somerville, and Sparta on Saturday. 

Saint Joseph over Old Bridge, 59-16

106 Zachary Beadling (St. Joseph Metuchen) over Nicholas Duchatellier (Old Bridge) (Fall 0:37)
113 John Whitacre (St. Joseph Metuchen) over Ziyad Ibrahim (Old Bridge) (Fall ...

Fund Raising- It Isn't Just About Money Given by the Rich and Famous!

That's right: It isn't just about Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.

Hi everyone. Whether you live in New Jersey, New York, or almost anyplace else, fund-raising is vital to your community's well-being!

Today we’re going to discuss this vital, multi-billion-dollar industry, which seeks to help societies and people around the world function better. I’m ...

Job Opening: Part-time PAL Supervisor (Recreation Attendant I)

POSITION:   Part-time PAL Supervisor (Recreation Attendant I)

DEPARTMENT:  Recreation

SALARY RANGE:   $14.25/hour (20/hour week limit)

 

JOB SPECIFICATIONS:

The PAL is looking for motivated, part-time PAL Supervisors (Recreation Attendant I). Applicants must be good with children and have the leadership skills to enforce rules and ...

Columns

Legislation Designed to Ensure Safety of Students Traveling on School Buses Heads to Governor’s Desk

The final legislative piece of a three-bill package designed to ensure the safety of New Jersey students traveling on school buses is headed to Gov. Phil Murphy’s desk to be signed into law.

The bill (S-3851), which Senators Joseph Lagana (D-Bergen/Passaic) and Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. (D-Middlesex) sponsored, will create the Office of School Bus Safety in the Department of Education to ...

A Cornoranvirus Story, Some Guidelines, Some New Information

LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT 18, NEW JERSEY: Hello again everybody, and a happy and healthy New Year to you all. It has been some time since I last wrote an article here and a lot has transpired in the world since. The world continues to deal with COVID-19 and the rise of variants. We are still coming to terms with the loved ones and milestones lost to the pandemic. In the last two years we have ...

The Sailor's Bookshelf: 50 Books to know the Sea by Adm. James Stavridis, USN (Ret.)

The Sailor’s Bookshelf: Fifty Books to Know the Sea by Admiral James Stavridis, USN (RET.) (Naval Institute Press, 2021).

 

The first review that I published with the tapinto franchise was entitled 50 Books That Went to War. That volume recounted the books that were popular with the men and women who served our country during World War II. The fascinating list of works, which ...

Bookmarks

As winter slogs on, the library is still the best place to stock up on cold weather reads, movies, music and more. The library hours are as follows. We’re open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm; Wednesday from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and Saturdays from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. We’re also offering contactless, curbside pickup, so feel free to reserve items online ...

TAPinto Publisher Bobbie Peer Expands Ownership, Acquiring Two More Local Sites

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — Bobbie Peer is clear about what she is and what she is not.

"I'm not a journalist, I'm the first to tell you that. I'm a marketing person that runs a business," Peer said.

Peer owns five TAPinto sites. In October 2021, Peer became the publisher of TAPinto Basking Ridge and TAPinto Bernardsville/Bedminister. She started ...

Press Releases

Local Author debuts children's book inspired by her two rescue cats

January 21, 2022

(SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ) Lifelong South Plainfield resident Nora Bruno has fulfilled a dream over 2.5 years in the making. She has written and published The Meow Brothers…Find A Home ideal for children ages 4-8. Bruno considers the book “a passion project close to my heart.” Upon discovering two stray cats in her neighborhood within months of each other in 2011, Bruno ...

Celebrate National Plan for Vacation Day with the Long Beach Island Region, NJ

The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce reminds you to use your vacation days wisely in 2022 and start planning much-needed quality time that is only a road trip away

SHIP BOTTOM, N.J. - Jan. 20, 2022 -  The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce is joining thousands of organizations across the country to celebrate National Plan for Vacation Day and encourage ...

Atlantic Health System and Vouched Partner to Improve Digital Access to Health Care

Collaboration part of Atlantic Health System’s Venture Studio

 

MORRISTOWN, NJ – JANUARY 18, 2021 – Increased access and cybersecurity have never been more important to the delivery of care than in today’s health care environment. To help improve the patient experience while offering enhanced online safety, Atlantic Health System, a nationally recognized leader ...