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Monroe Twp., NJ 08831
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Fri: 9:30am-5pm
Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: 10am-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.

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CS First Coding: Game Design with Scratch
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
CS First Coding: Game Design with Scratch
Sunday, Jul. 7, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
(July 7th, July 14th, July 21st, July 28th, August 4th, August 11th, August 18th, August 25th)

Program Room
Create your own video games!
Design and program your own video games using code and computer science.
Learn important gaming concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games.

We'll be meeting every Sunday in July and August!

No prior computer or pr...read more

or call 732-521-5000.
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CS First Coding: Game Design with Scratch
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
CS First Coding: Game Design with Scratch
Sunday, Jul. 14, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
(July 7th, July 14th, July 21st, July 28th, August 4th, August 11th, August 18th, August 25th)

Program Room
Create your own video games!
Design and program your own video games using code and computer science.
Learn important gaming concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games.

We'll be meeting every Sunday in July and August!

No prior computer or pr...read more

or call 732-521-5000.
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Sit-N-Stitch
10:30 AM
 Sit-N-Stitch
Friday, Jul. 19, 10:30 AM
(Fridays, June 7 & 21, July 5 & 19, August 2 & 16, September 6 & 20, October 4 & 18, November 1 & 15, December 6 & 20, 10:30 AM)

Conference Room
Come socialize with needleworkers of all types and skill levels.  Share tips, patterns and ideas. Bring your own supplies. Drop in anytime between 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM.
Friday Afternoon Movie
2:00 p.m.
 Friday Afternoon Movie
Friday, Jul. 19, 2:00 p.m.
(Fridays, July 12, 19 & 26, 2:00 p.m.)

Meeting Room
Movies are free. Registration is not required.
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Paint with Light
1:00 pm
 Paint with Light
Sunday, Jul. 21, 1:00 pm
Activity Room
Make glowing LED wands, then use them to paint with light!
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

CS First Coding: Game Design with Scratch
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
CS First Coding: Game Design with Scratch
Sunday, Jul. 21, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
(July 7th, July 14th, July 21st, July 28th, August 4th, August 11th, August 18th, August 25th)

Program Room
Create your own video games!
Design and program your own video games using code and computer science.
Learn important gaming concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games.

We'll be meeting every Sunday in July and August!

No prior computer or pr...read more

or call 732-521-5000.
Musician’s Showcase: PD Brody
2:00 p.m.
Musician’s Showcase: PD Brody
Sunday, Jul. 21, 2:00 p.m.
Meeting Room
PD Brody takes his inspirations of many genres in order to make a unique sound, all his own.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Registration is not required.
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Weekday Appointments Available: Job and Internship Application Assistance for Teens
Weekday Appointments Available: Job and Internship Application Assistance for Teens
Monday, Jul. 22
4 Municipal Plaza
Are you thinking about a summer job or internship? Finishing an essay for school?  Your Teen Librarian can help!  Make an appointment for job search help, application and essay proofreading, and tips for a great interview.

Call 732-521-5000 ext. 114 or email emazzoni@monroetwpli...read more
Stay & Play
11:00 a.m.
 Stay & Play
Monday, Jul. 22, 11:00 a.m.
4 Municipal Plaza
11:00 a.m. Wednesdays, July 3, 17, and 31. For ages 2-4.
Storytime followed by free play. 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.
Drop-in Lego Corner
4:30 p.m.
 Drop-in Lego Corner
Monday, Jul. 22, 4:30 p.m.
Program Room

For ages 5 & up.

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Solar System Spelling Bee
5:30 p.m.
 Solar System Spelling Bee
Monday, Jul. 22, 5:30 p.m.
4 Municipal Plaza
5:30 p.m. Monday, July 22.  For ages 6-8. Test you knowledge and build you confidence in this Spelling Bee. 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 ...read more
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Traveling Lantern Theater Group
6:00 p.m.
 Traveling Lantern Theater Group
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 6:00 p.m.
Program Room

Recommended for ages 3 & up.

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Teen Craft: Nebula Jars
7 - 8 pm
 Teen Craft: Nebula Jars
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 7 - 8 pmTeen Craft: Nebula J
4 Municipal Plaza
Celebrate the summer reading theme of "A Universe of Stories" by making your own nebula jar.  Supplies provided.
or call 732-521-5000.
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An Out of this World Craft
6:30 p.m.
 An Out of this World Craft
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 6:30 p.m.
Activity Room

For ages 8 & up.

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Tech Buddies: Get Help from volunteers with your phone, tablet and laptop
10 am - 12 pm
Tech Buddies: Get Help from volunteers with your phone, tablet and laptop
Thursday, Jul. 25, 10 am - 12 pm
4 Municipal Plaza
Get free assistance from the experts - teenagers!

Our volunteers can assist with setting up an email account, editing phone contacts, downloading apps, creating social media profiles, and more!

Drop in any Thursday from 10 am to 12 pm, between July 11 and August 29.
Storytime!
10:30 a.m.
 Storytime!
Thursday, Jul. 25, 10:30 a.m.
Program Room

An independent storytime full of stories, music and fun for children age...read more


or call 732-521-5000.
International Film sponsored by the Friends of the Library
2:00 p.m.
International Film sponsored by the Friends of the Library
Thursday, Jul. 25, 2:00 p.m.
(Thursdays, July 11, 18 & 25, 2:00 p.m.)

Meeting Room
There will be no charge for International Films in 2019 as a 30th Anniversary bonus thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library. Registration is not required.
Dry Ice Experiments
5:00 pm
 Dry Ice Experiments
Thursday, Jul. 25, 5:00 pm
Activity Room
Learn about the ice that melts into the air.
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 

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Craft in a Bag
 Craft in a Bag
Friday, Jul. 26
Program Room

Come grab all of the suppl...read more

Friday Afternoon Movie
2:00 p.m.
 Friday Afternoon Movie
Friday, Jul. 26, 2:00 p.m.
(Fridays, July 12, 19 & 26, 2:00 p.m.)

Meeting Room
Movies are free. Registration is not required.
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POV Documentary Film Summer Series
1:00 p.m.
POV Documentary Film Summer Series
Saturday, Jul. 27, 1:00 p.m.
(Saturdays, July 6 & 27, 1:00 p.m.)

Meeting Room
These films are presented in collaboration with the award-winning documentary series P.O.V. (www.pbs.org/pov).
Registration is not required.
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CS First Coding: Game Design with Scratch
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
CS First Coding: Game Design with Scratch
Sunday, Jul. 28, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
(July 7th, July 14th, July 21st, July 28th, August 4th, August 11th, August 18th, August 25th)

Program Room
Create your own video games!
Design and program your own video games using code and computer science.
Learn important gaming concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games.

We'll be meeting every Sunday in July and August!

No prior computer or pr...read more

or call 732-521-5000.
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Weekday Appointments Available: Job and Internship Application Assistance for Teens
Weekday Appointments Available: Job and Internship Application Assistance for Teens
Monday, Jul. 29
4 Municipal Plaza
Are you thinking about a summer job or internship? Finishing an essay for school?  Your Teen Librarian can help!  Make an appointment for job search help, application and essay proofreading, and tips for a great interview.

Call 732-521-5000 ext. 114 or email emazzoni@monroetwpli...read more
Arts & Crafts
11:00 a.m.
 Arts & Crafts
Monday, Jul. 29, 11:00 a.m.
Activity Room

For all ages.

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Drop-in Lego Corner
4:30 p.m.
 Drop-in Lego Corner
Monday, Jul. 29, 4:30 p.m.
Program Room

For ages 5 & up.

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Astronaut Training: Shoot for the Moon
5:30 p.m.
Astronaut Training: Shoot for the Moon
Monday, Jul. 29, 5:30 p.m.
4 Municipal Plaza
5:30. Monday, July 29. For ages 6-8. Learn about the solar system and what it takes to be an astronaut with games, crafts, and stories. This session's focus...the Moon! Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. Please take a number at the Youth Services Desk (numbers av...read more
Light Painting for Teens
7 - 8 pm
 Light Painting for Teens
Monday, Jul. 29, 7 - 8 pm
4 Municipal Plaza
Join us for a fun hour of create photography, using lights and long exposures.

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Music with Pat McKinley
11:45 a.m.
 Music with Pat McKinley
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 11:45 a.m.
Program Room

A musical event for infants, toddlers and preschoole...read more

Roblox Club
5:00 pm
 Roblox Club
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 5:00 pm
Activity Room
Come and join our group of Roblox players. 
Open to ages 9 - 18.
 
or call 732-521-5000.
B.Y.O.P. - Bring Your Own Picnic!
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
B.Y.O.P. - Bring Your Own Picnic!
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Outside the Library
Join us for an extra fun summer evening!
Bring your own blanket or lawn chairs and your picnic dinner or snack. We'll provide the music, lemonade & cookies.
Music will be provided by Bob McArthur, performing as Elvis.
In case of inclement weather, picnic will be moved indoors.
Game Night
6 - 8 pm
 Game Night
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 6 - 8 pm
4 Municipal Plaza
 Meet in Teen Central - bring your own game, or play one of ours (Catan, Life, Exploding Kittens, Apples to Apples, Jenga, Uno and Clue)
or call 732-521-5000.
Teen Game Night
6 - 8 pm
 Teen Game Night
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 6 - 8 pm
4 Municipal Plaza
Hang out in Teen Central and play tabletop games with old friends or new.  Games provided or bring your own!
Starlight Express
7:00 p.m.
 Starlight Express
Tuesday, Jul. 30, 7:00 p.m.
Program Room
An alternative to daytime storytime. For ages 3-5. Registration is not required.
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Stay & Play
11:00 a.m.
 Stay & Play
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 11:00 a.m.
4 Municipal Plaza
11:00 a.m. Wednesdays, July 3, 17, and 31. For ages 2-4.
Storytime followed by free play. 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.
The Abbott and Costello Story
2:00 PM
 The Abbott and Costello Story
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 2:00 PM
Meeting Room
Learn about the legendary comedic duo of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in this lecture of their life stories.
Presented by Robert Attanasia and Howie Meshel.
Galaxy Playdoh
3:00 p.m.
 Galaxy Playdoh
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 3:00 p.m.
Activity Room

For ages 6 & up.

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