732.521.5000
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4 Municipal Plaza
Monroe Twp., NJ 08831
Library Hours
Mon-Th: 9:30am-9pm
Fri: 9:30am-5pm
Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: 1pm-5pm

Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at the Monroe Township Public Library! All events are open to the public. Registration required where noted.
Limit by location:      Limit by audience:
 
Program Room
Tuesday, Sep. 25, 11:45 a.m.

A musical event for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Come sing, dance and have fun! Registration is not required.

Conference Room
Tuesday, Sep. 25, 2:00 p.m.

Join the discussion of Canada’s famous sleuth Chief Inspector Gamache and the good people of Three Pines, Quebec as they unravel a good mystery in A Fatal Grace. Moderated by Paula Simon.
Register at the Welcome Desk.

Activity Room
Tuesday, Sep. 25, 5:00 pm
or call 732-521-5000.
Come and join our group of Roblox players. 
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 
Conference Room
Tuesday, Sep. 25, 6:30 p.m.
Activity Room
Wednesday, Sep. 26, 11:00 a.m.

For all ages.

Come join us for a fun craft! Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis; please take a number at the Youth Services Desk. Registration is not required.

Program Room
Wednesday, Sep. 26, 6:30 p.m.

For ages 5 & up.

Come play a couple of rounds of Bingo & win free books! Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis; please take a number at the Youth Services Desk. Registration is not required.

Activity Room
Thursday, Sep. 27, 5:00 pm

Make a mini electric car that zooms across the room.
Open to ages 9 - 18.

Program Room
Thursday, Sep. 27, 6:00 p.m.

For ages 5-8.

A program highlighting a different artist or style of art. Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis; please take a number at the Youth Services Desk (numbers available 30 minutes prior to program start). Registration is not required.

Thursday, Sep. 27, 6:30 pm
or call 732-521-5000.
Did you know that the library has a 3D printer? A 3D printer is a machine that can take a digital design from your computer and “print” it out into a solid three-dimensional object.  During this session you’ll see a 3D printer in action, understand how it works, and learn how it is used at the library. All ages welcome. Registration is required.
 
Program Room
Thursday, Sep. 27, 7:00 p.m.

For ages 9-12.

A program highlighting a different artist or style of art. Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis; please take a number at the Youth Services Desk (numbers available 30 minutes prior to program start). Registration is not required.

Monroe Township High School
Saturday, Sep. 29, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The purpose of the Green Fair is to educate the community about healthy and sustainable living, as well as how to become responsible environmental stewards. Visit vendors in categories such as health/wellness, healthy living, alternative energy, recycled products, organic pet products and more. The Friends of the Monroe Township Library partner with the Environmental Commission to present the Monroe Township Green Fair annually.

Location: Monroe Township High School, 200 Schoolhouse Rd., Monroe Twp., NJ 08831

Hands-On Oceans Rock Program
Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 11:00am until 12:00pm
The Friends of the Library are sponsoring a highly interactive program about oceans and ocean life to take place during the Monroe Township Green Fair at the Monroe Township High School. Learn more at http://dinosaursrockprograms.com/oceans-rock/
Registration is not required.

Meeting Room
Monday, Oct. 1, 1:00 p.m.

Chamber Music Concert Series

Violin and cello duo perform. Daniel Rowland on violin and Maya Bogdanovi? on cello.

Presented by the Cultural Arts Commission.

Registration is not required.

Conference Room
Monday, Oct. 1, 1:30 PM (Mondays, February 5, March 5, April 2, May 7, June 4, July 2, August 6, September 17, October 1, November 5, December 3 1:30 PM)
Clip coupons and swap 'til you drop! Exchange unwanted coupons for those you need.
Discuss deals, share tips. Feel free to bring your own pair of scissors.  Drop in anytime between 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM.
Conference Room
Monday, Oct. 1, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
or call 732-521-5000.

Learn about sewing machines with this hands-on session for adults, ages 18 and over. You will learn how to wind a bobbin, thread a needle and practice stitching.

Children's
Monday, Oct. 1, 4:30 p.m.

For ages 5 & up.

Stop by the Library and enjoy open play with Legos. No registration required.

Activity Room
Tuesday, Oct. 2, 11:00 a.m.

For all ages.

Come join us for a fun craft! Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis; please take a number at the Youth Services Desk. Registration is not required.

Program Room
Tuesday, Oct. 2, 11:45 a.m.

A musical event for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Come sing, dance and have fun! Registration is not required.

Meeting Room
Tuesday, Oct. 2, 1:00 p.m. (Tuesdays, October 2 & 9, 1:00 p.m.)

Brush up on your US history about the men who shaped the US Constitution in this DVD lecture series presented by Professor Allen Guelzo, Gettysburg College, in partnership with the Smithsonian.

October 2: George Washington’s Doubts & Thomas Mifflin’s Congress

October 9: Robert Morris’s Money & Benjamin Franklin’s Leather Apron

Each session consists of two 30-minute DVD lectures, followed by a brief discussion and light refreshments.

Registration is not required.

Meeting Room
Tuesday, Oct. 2, 6:00 PM
Become a more informed voter. Learn about NJ State Government and Politics.

Lecture Presented by Ingrid Reed
Retired Director of the New Jersey Project at Rutgers' Eagleton Institute of Politics
Program Room
Tuesday, Oct. 2, 7:00 p.m.
Evening storytime for ages 3-5.
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