WATCHUNG, NJ - Supporters of keeping a Watchung Library in Watchung have organized a March For Watchung Library to be held on Saturday, June 16. 

The Coalition to Save the Watchung Library is rallying support and have asked all who want to participate to “paint a sign, put on some purple, and come out and join your friends and neighbors for a Rally on the Green and March for the Library around the Watchung Lake on Saturday at 11 a.m.”

A petition with more than 600 signatures has been signed. Organizers are also calling on their Warren and North Plainfield neighbors because, “Closing a Watchung Library will impact Warren and North Plainfield residents too.”

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The Watchung Borough Council voted to close the library at a meeting in April.

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