Events/Calendar

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Spotswood Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
 Limit by event type:
Kid’s Takeout
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Oct. 26
or call 732-251-1515.
Fall has arrived and it's time for our Autumn Takeout Craft Kits! These simple and fun craft kits are available  for children ages 3-8.  Each kit will contain a craft, instructions, a book list, and more! . Appointments are required for picking up your craft kit.  The library will call you on Monday to schedule an appointment. You must register separately for each week you wish to recieve a kit. 
Supplies are limited.
Tales from an Octobe
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Oct. 26, All Day
Gather the family and come sit around our virtual campfire to listen to Charles Kiernan tell us about spooky stories and tall tales.

Click here to view the video (password: October): Tales from an October Night
Tween Takeout Craft
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Oct. 26
or call 732-251-1515.
Each week the library will be offering Takeout Craft Kits for Tweens ages 8 to 12.  Each kit will contain a simple craft and instructions.

Appointments are required for picking up your craft kit.  The library will call you on Monday to schedule an appointment.

Supplies are limited.  A new craft will be available every Monday.

October 19 - Frankenstein
October 26 - Day of the Dead
November 2 - To be determined
November 9 - To be determined
November 16 - To be determined
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Oct. 26, 11:45 am
Join us for our next Friends of the Spotswood Public Library meeting.  To comply with social distancing this meeting will be held outdoors on the library's back patio.  Please wear a mask and bring a chair. 

We'll see you there!
Checkers Library TV
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Oct. 26, 3:00 pm
Checkers Library TV is an educational entertainment program featuring Checkers the Inventor, his robot sidekick, Snoozer, and a variety of special visitors including medical professionals, community leaders, police and fire men and women, and other special guests.

Weekly episodes (and longer monthly episodes) include segments featuring storytelling, author interviews, art projects, science experiments, interactive games, contests, comedy, magic, and exciting short films.

Episodes will be posted on the library's YouTube channel.  Links to each episode will be posted here every Monday at 3:00pm.
Tales from an Octobe
Spotswood Public Library
Tuesday, Oct. 27, All Day
Gather the family and come sit around our virtual campfire to listen to Charles Kiernan tell us about spooky stories and tall tales.

Click here to view the video (password: October): Tales from an October Night
Tales from an Octobe
Spotswood Public Library
Wednesday, Oct. 28, All Day
Gather the family and come sit around our virtual campfire to listen to Charles Kiernan tell us about spooky stories and tall tales.

Click here to view the video (password: October): Tales from an October Night
Finding Lasting Happ
Spotswood Public Library
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 6:30 pm
In this workshop, participants will learn a simple yet highly effective method to help still our restless mind, achieve a state of lasting inner happiness and reconnect with our Source. 

Come and experience for yourself how meditation can change your life forever and how each of us can become a catalyst for changing the world as well.

Presented by Andrew Vidich, PhD, educator, international speaker, and author/editor of more than five books.

Registration is required to attend. Click here to register for this program! 
Tales from an Octobe
Spotswood Public Library
Thursday, Oct. 29, All Day
Gather the family and come sit around our virtual campfire to listen to Charles Kiernan tell us about spooky stories and tall tales.

Click here to view the video (password: October): Tales from an October Night
Baby and Toddler Sto
Spotswood Public Library
Thursday, Oct. 29, 10:30 am
Join us online as we sing and play games with Miss Erin.  Links to the storytimes will be posted online.

For young children ages 6 months - 3 years.
Tales from an Octobe
Spotswood Public Library
Friday, Oct. 30, All Day
Gather the family and come sit around our virtual campfire to listen to Charles Kiernan tell us about spooky stories and tall tales.

Click here to view the video (password: October): Tales from an October Night
Tales from an Octobe
Spotswood Public Library
Saturday, Oct. 31, All Day
Gather the family and come sit around our virtual campfire to listen to Charles Kiernan tell us about spooky stories and tall tales.

Click here to view the video (password: October): Tales from an October Night
Kid’s Takeout
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Nov. 2
or call 732-251-1515.
Fall has arrived and it's time for our Autumn Takeout Craft Kits! These simple and fun craft kits are available  for children ages 3-8.  Each kit will contain a craft, instructions, a book list, and more! . Appointments are required for picking up your craft kit.  The library will call you on Monday to schedule an appointment. You must register separately for each week you wish to recieve a kit. 
Supplies are limited.
Tween Takeout Craft
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Nov. 2
or call 732-251-1515.
Each week the library will be offering Takeout Craft Kits for Tweens ages 8 to 12.  Each kit will contain a simple craft and instructions.

Appointments are required for picking up your craft kit.  The library will call you on Monday to schedule an appointment.

Supplies are limited.  A new craft will be available every Monday.

October 19 - Frankenstein
October 26 - Day of the Dead
November 2 - To be determined
November 9 - To be determined
November 16 - To be determined
Family Craft to Go!
Spotswood Public Library
Tuesday, Nov. 3
or call 732-251-1515.
Here is a fun craft the whole family can enjoy together!
This easy craft is suitable for all crafting abilities and is a fun activity the whole family.
Kits are free and available by reservation and contact less pick up from our lobby.
Appointments are required for picking up your craft kit. The library will call you on Tuesday to schedule an appointment to pick up your kit.
Supplies are limited.
Kid’s Takeout
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Nov. 9
or call 732-251-1515.
Fall has arrived and it's time for our Autumn Takeout Craft Kits! These simple and fun craft kits are available  for children ages 3-8.  Each kit will contain a craft, instructions, a book list, and more! . Appointments are required for picking up your craft kit.  The library will call you on Monday to schedule an appointment. You must register separately for each week you wish to recieve a kit. 
Supplies are limited.
Tween Takeout Craft
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Nov. 9
or call 732-251-1515.
Each week the library will be offering Takeout Craft Kits for Tweens ages 8 to 12.  Each kit will contain a simple craft and instructions.

Appointments are required for picking up your craft kit.  The library will call you on Monday to schedule an appointment.

Supplies are limited.  A new craft will be available every Monday.

October 19 - Frankenstein
October 26 - Day of the Dead
November 2 - To be determined
November 9 - To be determined
November 16 - To be determined
Get Covered NJ: Unde
Spotswood Public Library
Monday, Nov. 9, 6:30 pm
Join us for a free information session about healthcare coverage offered through GetCoveredNJ, New Jersey's Official Health Insurance Marketplace.

Presented by the Navigator Exchange Program at Center For Family Services, participants will get an overview of the State's new health insurance marketplace, GetCoveredNJ, how to qualify for marketplace coverage and what you'll need to set up a new GetCoveredNJ account.

Learn about the new extended Open Enrollment period, how you may qualify for financial assistance to help lower your monthly insurance premium and out-of-pocket costs and 2021 enrollment options, including free or low-cost health insurance through NJ FamilyCare (Medicaid/CHIP).

Additional resources will be provided, followed by Q&A.

Center For Family Services is a nonprofit social services organization headquartered in Camden, New Jersey. With a 100 year history of service and more than 80 locations across the state, CFS offers a broad range of programs and specialized services to meet the unique needs of New Jersey residents. For more information, call our Access Line toll-free 877-922-2377.

Registration is required.  Click here to register.
Family Craft to Go!
Spotswood Public Library
Tuesday, Nov. 10
or call 732-251-1515.
Here is a fun craft the whole family can enjoy together!
This easy craft is suitable for all crafting abilities and is a fun activity the whole family.
Kits are free and available by reservation and contact less pick up from our lobby.
Appointments are required for picking up your craft kit. The library will call you on Tuesday to schedule an appointment to pick up your kit.
Supplies are limited.
Spotswood Public Library
Wednesday, Nov. 11
The library will be closed on Wednesday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day.
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