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-4pm
Sun: Closed
Senior Hours: MWF 9:30am-11am

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)
Saturday, Oct. 31, 1pm - 2pm
or call 732-521-5000.
Reserve your painting kit and pick it up at the library (drive thru or Teen Section) a few days before, and then we will all learn together via Zoom from a local artist.

I will call or email you when the kits are ready to be picked up - all supplies are included!
 
http://www.monroetwplibrary.org/virtual-programs
Monday, Oct. 26, 9:00 - 9:45 am (Recurring Mondays (no session on Nov. 9 & Dec. 7))
Grab a chair or mat and enjoy guided breathing exercises, meditation, and simple stretches to start your day! Join us on Zoom at:
http://www.monroetwplibrary.org/virtual-programs
Children's
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 11:45 a.m.
Join us on Tuesdays at 11:45 a.m. for our popular Music with Pat McKinley program. 
 
 
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/394013800
Meeting ID: 394 013 800
Questions? Email Lynnette at lfucci@monroetwplibrary.org
New to using Zoom? Check out this helpful information for getting started.
Zoom (virtual)
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 3-4 pm (Wednesdays, Oct. 14, 21 & 28, 3-4 pm)
Join us for a 3-part series and improve your nutrition habits! Dietitian and Nutrition Expert Maryrose Agel joins us on Oct. 21 & 28.
Wednesdays, Oct. 14, 21 & 28, 3-4 pm
Oct. 14- Test Your Food & Health Smarts
Oct. 21- Eating for Immunity
Oct. 28- Meal Plan & Prep
Zoom info: monroetwplibrary.org/virtual-programs
Zoom (virtual)
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 6:00 pm
or call 732-521-5000.
Topics Covered include:
•5 Biggest Mistakes Made by Medicare Beneficiaries
•Original Medicare Versus Medicare Advantage Plans
•How do Medicare Supplement Policies Work?
•How do Medicare Prescription Programs (Part D) work?
•What are some of the Proposed Changes to Medicare in the future?

Hosted by Michael Salum, Medicare Supplement/Advantage Specialist
Studio M
Thursday, Oct. 29, 4:30 pm
Join us on Zoom as we make a Steady Hands Game. Move your loop along the wire without setting off the light! 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 Children's Desk starting on Friday, October 23rd.
Additonal supplies you will need at home:
Scissors
Masking Tape
Ruler
Needle Nose Pliers 


 
Children's
Friday, Oct. 30, 9:30 a.m.
Learn with Nursery Rhymes with puppets and music. Hosted by Miss Patti on Zoom. For ages 18-36 months. 

Meeting ID: 884 1643 1607
Password: 757546
Drive-By Trick or Tr
Program Room
Friday, Oct. 30, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
In conjunction with other Monroe Township Departments, the Monroe Township Library will have Drive By Trick or Treating on on Friday, October 30th from 12:00 – 4:00 pm. 
Just drive by the Library, pick up your treat bag and enjoy!
We miss you and miss celebrating Halloween with you! We hope you have a boo-tiful Halloween Day <3

 
http://www.monroetwplibrary.org/virtual-programs
Monday, Nov. 2, 9:00 - 9:45 am (Recurring Mondays (no session on Nov. 9 & Dec. 7))
Grab a chair or mat and enjoy guided breathing exercises, meditation, and simple stretches to start your day! Join us on Zoom at:
http://www.monroetwplibrary.org/virtual-programs
All Locations
Tuesday, Nov. 3
Zoom (virtual)
Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2:30 pm
Join our online book club, No Place Like Home!
The next book will be The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict.
This title is available via Hoopla in ebook format. You may also borrow the title via eLibraryNJ in both ebook and audiobook format.
Visit the Library's website for more information and the Zoom link.
Zoom (virtual)
Thursday, Nov. 5, 3:00 p.m.

Living in space has captured the human imagination for a century. Over the last 20 years, the nations of the world have built the International Space Station to perform experiments and learn how the human body adapts to a lack of gravity. We will talk about the everyday life on the Station, and the challenges they face in this unique environment.

This program is a part of the NASA Solar System Ambassadors Program.
Visit the Library's website for the zoom link. 

Children's
Thursday, Nov. 5, 6:00 p.m.
An enriching, instructional program focusing on famous artistic techniques. Materials must be picked up at the Children's Desk prior to the program, starting Tuesday, October 27. Curbside pick-ups can also be arranged. For ages 5-8.
Program Room
Thursday, Nov. 5, 7 - 8pm
Scholarship Expert, Jean O'Toole will show families how to take a strategic approach to applying for scholarships. Author of "Scholarship Strategies - Finding and Winning the Money You Need", she will discuss the myths and misconceptions about the scholarship process and help attendees identify which scholarships have the best chances of winning. For more information about Jean O'Toole visit www.connections101.com.
Email ScholarshipStratgiesTeam@gmail.com with subject line "Monroe Twp. Library Seminar" and your full name in the body of the email to register!
Children's
Friday, Nov. 6
Tra-la-la! Grab a Captain Underpants craft kit and make a mini Captain Underpants. As supplies last. This craft kit can be picked up at the Children's Department starting on Friday, November 6th. Curbside pick-ups can also be arranged. Recommended for ages 6 & up.
Zoom (virtual)
Friday, Nov. 6, 10:30 AM (Fridays, November 6 & 20, December 4 & 18, 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.
Critter Keeper Virtu
Program Room
Saturday, Nov. 7, 3:00 p.m.
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEqdu2tpz0pHdQHwhDGMCS6ShBdbexzyMH_

 
Children's
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 11:45 a.m.
Join us on Tuesdays at 11:45 a.m. for our popular Music with Pat McKinley program. 
 
 
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/394013800
Meeting ID: 394 013 800
Questions? Email Lynnette at lfucci@monroetwplibrary.org
New to using Zoom? Check out this helpful information for getting started.
All Locations
Wednesday, Nov. 11
Dinosaur Craft Kit
Children's
Friday, Nov. 13
ROAR! Pick up a Dinosaur craft Kit and "hatch" your very own baby dinosaur! 
As supplies last.
This craft kit can be picked up at the Children's Department starting on Friday, November 13th.
Curbside pick-ups can also be arranged.
Recommended for ages 3 & up.
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