Virtual Programs Now Streaming

Preschool Storytime: Silly Stories
(ages 3-5 years and parents/caregivers)
April 7, 10-10:30 a.m.
An interactive virtual program that fosters early literacy skills through books and songs. Explore from Home  

De-Stress and Unwind with Yoga
April 8, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Explore the many benefits of yoga in this basics level class led by certified instructor Jaclyn Spoleti. Explore from Home

Common Myths about Long-Term Care: Medicare, Medicaid, and Disability Insurance
April 8, 4-5 p.m.
Philip Sahadi will address common myths. Explore from Home

Teen Paint Night: Watercolor Flowers
(grades 7-12)
April 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Discover how to paint with watercolors step-by-step. Explore from Home 

Better Know a Genre: World-Building Young Adult Fiction
(grades 7-12)
April 9, 4-5 p.m.
Explore SCLSNJ's digital collection of world-building young adult fiction and discover more about the genre. Explore from Home 

Family Mad Science Junior: Chemical Reactions 
(grades K-2 and parents/caregivers)
April 10, 10-10:30 a.m.
Explore the science concept of the day through hands-on learning activities and experiments. Explore from Home

Family Mad Science: Chemical Reactions 
(grades 3-6 and parents/caregivers)
April 10, 12:30-1 p.m.  
Explore the science concept of the day through hands-on learning activities and experiments. Explore from Home  

The Bountiful Herb Garden
April 10, 4-5 p.m.
Presented by Master Gardener Caren White. Explore from Home
Even More to Explore, #BeSafeAtHome

Book reviews, and book lists,
and resources ...oh my!

Our staff is hard at work creating a lineup of what you can read, listen, and view from home. Explore:

  • Guides to free educational and exciting online activities.
  • Book lists and book reviews for all ages.
  • Silly videos with cats (we’re librarians after all!).
  • Plus, every Friday will feature stuff to do at home with bonus pics from our staff.
Read, Listen, View

EXPLORE NOW: Ask a Librarian

Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Although SCLSNJ remains closed until further notice in order to help contain the spread of COVID-19, that doesn’t mean we've ceased providing information services. SCLSNJ staff are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. to answer your questions about Library services; to help with research and exploring online Library resources, downloading materials, and discovering a new book recommendation; and more.
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BOOK NOW: Ask an SCLSNJ Expert

Ask an SCLSNJ Expert will allow individual customers to request a 30-minute personalized one-on-one online session with Library staff subject matter experts. Get assistance with the Library's website, databases, research questions, career assistance, small business resources, readers' advisory, homework resource assistance, mobile devices, Library apps, and more.
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