Location: Highland Park, NJ
There are 6 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.
31 North 5th Ave., Highland Park, NJ 08904
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311 Raritan Ave, 2nd floor, Highland Park, NJ 08904
71 Hamilton St.reet, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1248
8 Chapel Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8527
50 Clifton Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8520
21 Seminary Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1248
100 Somerset Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
60 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
37 Easton Avenue, New Bunswick, NJ 08901
340 Plainfield Avenue, Edison, NJ 08817
57 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
169 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1163
75 Avenue E, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8040
59 Dudley Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8520
56 Joyce Kilmer Ave, Piscataway, NJ 08854-0000
300 Somerset Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08903
47 Davidson Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-5603
610 Taylor Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066
607 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8001
165 Bevier Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8009
2600 Woodbridge Ave, Edison, NJ 08818
110 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8019
118 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8019
880 Hermann Road, North Brunswick, NJ 08902
Join us in the meeting room for Book Bunch! This month we are reading a book calledBob and Otto by Robert O. Bruel and using our Code-a-pillars to get them through a maze.
For children in grades Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd.
Registration is required. (added from Eventkeeper)
South Brunswick Historical Society Meeting
There will be a meeting of the newly re-formed South Brunswick Historical Society this evening in the Local History Room. The group meets on the fourth Tuesday of each monty unless otherwise noted in this calendar. (added from Eventkeeper)
Summer International Film Fest: The Salesman (PG-13) (2016)
125 minutes; (c) Cohen Media Group (added from Eventkeeper)
The Library Board of Trustees will meet tonight in the Sivess Meeting Room. (added from Eventkeeper)
Build a Better World - Lunchtime Learning
Spend a year in the life of one of America's most innovative classrooms as part of the Summer Reading theme Build a Better World.
Today we will show the 2013 critically acclaimed documentary, If You Build It, a offers a compelling and hopeful vision for a new kind of classroom in which students learn the tools to design their own futures. The film runs 87 minutes - a little longer than the Lunchtime Learning films that we usually show at this time.
From the director of WORDPLAY and I.O.U.S.A. comes a captivating look at a radically innovative approach to education. IF YOU BUILD IT follows designer-activists Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller to rural Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina, where they work with local high school students to help transform both their community and their lives. Living on credit and grant money and fighting a change-resistant school board, Pilloton and Miller lead their students through a year-long, full-scale design and build project that does much more than just teach basic construction skills: it shows ten teenagers the power of design-thinking to re-invent not just their town but their own sense of what's possible.
The Lunchtime Learning Notable Film Series will be held on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 12:30 p.m. in Meeting Room A/B unless otherwise noted in this calendar.
Mark your calendars and join us as we expand our knowledge and open our minds with compelling and entertaining documentaries or lectures.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a brown-bag lunch. Coffee, tea and dessert will be served, courtesy of the Friends of the South Brunswick Library.
Submit your suggestions for other film series to firstname.lastname@example.org (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Vintage: Movie: Mildred Pierce (1945) (Not Rated)
A divorced housewife struggles to care for her two daughters, but when the oldest child begins to resent her mother for their degrading social status, the relationship between the two become complicated. Adapted from the James M. Cain novel. Drama/Crime/Film- Noir Starring: Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott, Eve Arden, Ann Blyth 1 hr. 51 min.
Warner Brothers (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Movie: Jackie (2016) (R)
Jackie Kennedy's world is shattered after the assassination of her husband, President John F. Kennedy. While fighting her grief, Jackie must console their two young children, vacate her home, plan her husband's funeral, and define her husband's legacy. Stars Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig. 1 hour, 40 minutes. (added from Eventkeeper)
Meet Indy! A Retired Throughbred to celebrate June is Horse Month in NJ
June is Horse Month in New Jersey!
To help us celebrate, one of our favorite retirees will visit Library Headquarters: Indy The Thoroughbred horse! Indy will bring his friend and fellow retiree, De Fazio (who is a Mustang) for this meet and greet and carrot chomp! We hope you will join the fun!
We have scheduled a rain date on Thursday, June 29. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Solutions to Pollution at the Jersey Shore
Presented by Clean Ocean Action
Since 1984, Clean Ocean Action and its coalition partners have been advocating for the ocean through action, research and education. Much progress has been made, and today the Jersey Shore and its clean ocean economy are a result of the grass roots efforts of citizens and leaders who are vigilant about protecting our waterways. Sadly, threats to these waterways continue. Come find out about these threats and about how you can become part of the “Solution to Ocean Pollution”. The film The Smog of the Sea will be shown as part of the presentation. In this film, the singer/songwriter/environmental activist, Jack Johnson, joins researchers as they sail through the Sargasso Sea to investigate plastic pollution in the North Atlantic Gyre. Come learn about ways that you can join the wave of ocean protectors!” (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Tai Chi Class - Mixed Level
A six-class session of Tai Chi will be offered in the library on Wednesday evenings on May 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21 and 28. The class will be geared towards beginners and returning students with some experience.
Classes are taught by local Tai Chi instructor Jimmy Lee, who has studied Tai Chi Chuan since 1983 and has been teaching since 2004. He is a formal disciple of Zhang Yun, who was personally trained by Wang Pei Sheng.
The classes are scheduled for Wednesday evenings and will be held in the Ellen Gambatese Room (the Octagonal Program room in the Children's Department) from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
The cost of the six week session will be $60.00 and payment is due at the time of registration. Students must register for the entire six weeks; no refunds will be given once the class begins. Checks and money orders made payable to "The Friends of the South Brunswick Library" will be accepted. We are sorry, but cash is no longer accepted. Sign up now at the Information Desk in the library; space is limited. A minimum of four students required for the class to be offered.
Like our popular Yoga program, payment for these classes is a fundraiser for the Friends of the Library who sponsor programming for adults, teens and children here at the library. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
English Conversation Group
Practice your English in a casual, supportive environment. Learn the ins and outs of spoken English and practice speaking on a variety of topics. All are welcome, but those who have some experience speaking English may find this class especially helpful. The classes are free, but registration is required, and you may register for one or both sessions. Sign up at the Information Services desk in the library. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Titratable Drug Course - BCH
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to recognize commonly used Titratable IV medications in the critical care areas and state their respective purpose, actions, concentrations and dosages. Discussion of hemodynamic parameters and ranges to titrate will be outlined for each medication discussed.
Eligible: RNs providing care to critical care patients in various setting
Registration held in Health stream.
Class size limited to 15 participants.
Contact Hours: 4.7 hours (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Handle with Care
A behavioral management system that focuses on tension reduction and verbal de-escalation to decrease the need for physical force. Participants practice escort and restraint techniques to minimize injury to patient and staff.
All registration MUST be done on HealthStream
Class size limited to 30
Wear comfortable clothing
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Hightstown Reaching Heights - Writing Group for Ages 7-9
Children ages 7-9 are invited to this fun and educational creative writing program led by a local Girl Scout working towards her Gold Award.
No registration required. (added from Eventkeeper)
Cuentos en español/ Bilingual Story Time
Stories, games, songs, dance, and music in English and Spanish. (added from Eventkeeper)
Imagination Stations: Post Office, for ages 2-5yrs
For ages 2-6 years old, with a caregiver.
Join us for a fun new program featuring one of your child's favorite activities - PLAY!!!
We will start with a book or two, then children will get to explore and play at several different stations, while interacting and socializing with other children their age.
This session children will get to be mail carriers for the day and explore the post office! Activities include writing a letter, sorting and delivering mail, as well as a craft.
Kids can move at their own pace and revisit their favorite stations!
Registration is required starting at 7am on the day of the program.
Space is limited. Please phone the Youth Desk if you register and are not able to attend, so that we may allow another child to participate. (609) 989-6921
Those who have not registered may be admitted as space permits.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Ken the Magician Comedy Magic Show 4-11 years
For ages 4-11 years with a caregiver.
Family magic show including humor, audience participation, musical routines and a rabbit!
Registration is required beginning at 7am on the day of the show. Those who have not registered may be admitted as space permits.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library. (added from Eventkeeper)
Movie: Arrival (2016) PG-13
When twelve mysterious spacecrafts appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.
Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg
116 minutes (added from Eventkeeper)
Movie: Love & Friendship (2016) (PG)
Lady Susan Vernon, a beautiful young widow, takes up temporary residence at her in-laws' estate to wait out the colorful rumors about her dalliances that have been circulating among polite society. While there, she is determined to be a matchmaker for her daughter Frederica – and herself too, naturally. Drama/Romance Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Chloe Sevigny, Xavier Samuel 1 hr. 30 min.
Roadside Attractions (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Visit with the 11th Assembly District Members
Stop in for a visit to see District Representative Joseph Delaney, MPA from the 11th Assembly District. New Jersey's 11th Legislative District is one of 40 in the New Jersey Legislature, covering the Monmouth County municipalities of Allenhurst Borough, Asbury Park City, Colts Neck Township, Deal Borough, Eatontown Borough, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Interlaken Borough, Loch Arbour Village, Long Branch City, Neptune City Borough, Neptune Township, Ocean Township, Red Bank Borough, Shrewsbury Borough, Shrewsbury Township, Tinton Falls Borough and West Long Branch Borough. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Calling all builders!Come to the library for creative fun with Legos. All ages welcome! (added from Eventkeeper)
Family Movie: Disney's Moana
Family Movie: Disney's Moana. Rated: PG. Runtime: 113 minutes. (added from Eventkeeper)
Family Science Fun
Families can participate in a variety of science experiments, puzzles, and STEM building challenges.
For ages 6-12. (added from Eventkeeper)
This is for new and knowledgeable players, to meet, learn basics, new techniques, and to just practice. (added from Eventkeeper)
Girls Who Code (Grades 5-7)
This program will teach young girls how to use computer science to solve problems relevant to the community. Learn the basics of computer programming such as loops, variables, conditionals, and function.
Participants must bring their own laptop to each session.
Once registered, you will be registered for all 8 sessions: every Monday and Thursday from 4-5pm from June 5th to June 29th. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Location: Highland Park, NJ (edit)
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