732.521.5000
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4 Municipal Plaza
Monroe Twp., NJ 08831
Library Hours
Mon-Th: 9:30am-8pm
Fri: 9:30am-5pm
Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: Closed

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:
 
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Zoom (virtual)
Thursday, May 6, 7pm - 8pm
or call 732-521-5000.
Princeton College Consulting and Student Coach Nikki Bruno offer a free seminar on the college admissions process, what college admissions committees consider when evaluating applicants, the college admissions timeline, info on scholarships, and a Q & A session.


 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0udOyurzwpGNZKiLC-pfJZu5xpU1ixm_OU
Zoom ID 893 3561 7322
Passcode 856786
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Zoom (virtual)
Thursday, Jun. 3, 7pm - 8pm
Covid-19 changed college applications, and many of those changes will be here to stay. Join us to lean about trends evidenced from the 2021 application cycle and how you can apply that information for your benefit.

We look forward to seeing you on our Zoom meeting. Everyone is welcome, regardless of your location.

Presented by Lisa Helyes of CollegeGPS
https://www.collegegps.education/

 Zoom Registration Here
Children's
Tuesday, Apr. 20
As supplies last. For ages 3 & up.
Zoom (virtual)
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 10:30 am
or call 732-521-5000.
Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane is a powerful and moving novel of family, trauma, and the defining moments in people's lives.
(Meg Wolitzer)  Join us for this online discussion!
Children's
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 11:45 a.m.
Join us on Tuesdays at 11:45 a.m. for our popular Music with Pat McKinley program! This program is intended for infants, toddlers & preschoolers. 
 
 
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/394013800
Meeting ID: 394 013 800
Zoom (virtual)
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, January 19, February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 14)
All meeting are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm via zoom or the Library Conference Room, unless otherwise noted.
Zoom information can be found on the Library's website, http://www.monroetwplibrary.org/news/.
Zoom (virtual)
Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2:00 PM (Wednesdays, April 21, May 19, June 16, July 14 2:00 PM)
Beginner and experienced genealogists welcome to discuss research, share findings and resources. Registration is not required.
Zoom (virtual)
Wednesday, Apr. 21, 6:00 pm
or call 732-521-5000.
Come join us to play chess via zoom! Ages 8+
*Please supply email so you can receive zoom link!*
Zoom (virtual)
Thursday, Apr. 22, 4:30 pm
Join us on Zoom as we make a "Flying" Bird Automata; a bird figure that appears to fly! For ages 9 & up. Registration required. This is an online only program.
Attendees will need to pick up a project supply pack at the library. The project supply pack for this activity can be picked up at the library's childrens department starting on Wednesday, April 14th. Curbside pick-up is available upon request.

Additional supplies you will need at home:
Hot glue gun with glue sticks
Tape (Clear Tape preferably)
Crayons or Markers
Needle Nose Pliers
Scissors
Ruler
Wire Cutter (optional)

The Zoom link to this program will be provided upon registering.
 
Children's
Friday, Apr. 23
As supplies last. For ages 4 & up.
Zoom (virtual)
Friday, Apr. 23, 10:30 AM (Fridays, April 9 & 23, May 7 & 21, 10:30 AM)
Socialize with stitchers & crafters of all skill levels. Let’s chat and see what projects you’ve been working on at home.
Outside Library Building
Saturday, Apr. 24, 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Friends of the Library Sidewalk Book Sale Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.
Zoom (virtual)
Saturday, Apr. 24, 11:00 am
or call 732-521-5000.
Pack your kid's suitcase!

This program will take children on a journey around the world without having to leave home! For seven weeks, children ages 6-10 will learn about different traditions, cultures, geography and food through arts and crafts, songs and stories. Everything will be taught remotely via Zoom.

Materials for the program can be picked up at the Library via Curbside beginning Friday, March 5. Please call the Library at 732-521-5000 to state you will picking up the supplies.

Materials needed that are not included are a hot glue gun, scissors, glue and crayons/colored pencils, paint is optional.

One registration requied for the 7 week journey!
 
Zoom (virtual)
Monday, Apr. 26, 9-9:30 am (Mondays, April 12, 19, 26 & May 3, 10, 17, 24)
Grab a chair or mat and enjoy guided breathing exercises, meditation, and simple stretches to start your day! 
Mondays at 9:00 am. Please note: No sessions on April 5 & May 31. This is a virtual program. Join us on Zoom. Click here for the link.
 
Children's
Tuesday, Apr. 27
As supplies last. For ages 3 & up.
Zoom (virtual)
Tuesday, Apr. 27, 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays, April 27, May 25 & June 22, 6:30 p.m.)
Zoom (virtual)
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 1:00 pm
Music of Broadway composer Jule Styne featuring songs from Funny Girl and Gypsy.
Please visit the Library's website for the zoom link (http://www.monroetwplibrary.org/news/boheme-opera-nj-spring-2021-programs/)
Zoom (virtual)
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 4pm - 5pm
or call 732-521-5000.
    Classification is a common STEM skill that can be learned by using just about anything, including candy! Find out what specific candies have in common and how they differ by sorting them into general and specific categories. Best part is, you can eat your candy afterwards! Registration required, space is limited.
Candy kits will be available for pickup the week before the program and will include Zoom info.


 
Zoom (virtual)
Thursday, Apr. 29, 4:30 pm
Join us on Zoom as we make an ArtBot; a wobbly robot that creates art! For ages 9 & up. Registration required. This is an online only program.
Attendees will need to pick up a project supply pack at the library. The project supply pack for this activity can be picked up at the library's childrens department starting on Wednesday, April 21st. Curbside pick-up is available upon request.

Additional supplies you will need at home:
3 Markers
Scissors
Tape (Electrical Tape or Masking Tape works best)

The Zoom link to this program will be provided upon registering.
 
Children's
Friday, Apr. 30
As supplies last. For ages 4 & up.
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