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.

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Bird Nest Craft
 Bird Nest Craft
Tuesday, Apr. 20,
Children's
As supplies last. For ages 3 & up.
Coffee and a Book
10:30 am
 Coffee and a Book
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 10:30 am
Zoom (virtual)
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!
or call 732-521-5000.
Music with Pat McKinley
11:45 a.m.
 Music with Pat McKinley
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 11:45 a.m.
Children's
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 Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/394013800Meeting ID: 394 013 800
Library Board of Trustees Meeting
6:30 p.m.
Library Board of Trustees Meeting
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)

Zoom (virtual)
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/.
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Genealogy Club
2:00 PM
 Genealogy Club
Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2:00 PM
(Wednesdays, April 21, May 19, June 16, July 14 2:00 PM)

Zoom (virtual)
Beginner and experienced genealogists welcome to discuss research, share findings and resources. Registration is not required.
Chess Club
6:00 pm
 Chess Club
Wednesday, Apr. 21, 6:00 pm
Zoom (virtual)
Come join us to play chess via zoom! Ages 8+*Please supply email so you can receive zoom link!*

or call 732-521-5000.
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Make a "Flying" Bird Automata
4:30 pm
 Make a "Flying" Bird Automata
Thursday, Apr. 22, 4:30 pm
Zoom (virtual)
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 pick...read more

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Despicable Me/Minions Craft Kit
 Despicable Me/Minions Craft Kit
Friday, Apr. 23,
Children's
As supplies last. For ages 4 & up.
Virtual Sit-N-Stitch
10:30 AM
 Virtual Sit-N-Stitch
Friday, Apr. 23, 10:30 AM
(Fridays, April 9 & 23, May 7 & 21, 10:30 AM)

Zoom (virtual)
Socialize with stitchers & crafters of all skill levels. Let’s chat and see what projects you’ve been working on at home.
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Around the World
11:00 am
 Around the World
Saturday, Apr. 24, 11:00 am
Zoom (virtual)
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 remot...read more

or call 732-521-5000.
Friends of the Library Sidewalk Book Sale
11:00AM - 4:00PM
Friends of the Library Sidewalk Book Sale
Saturday, Apr. 24, 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Outside Library Building
Friends of the Library Sidewalk Book Sale
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Monday Meditation
9-9:30 am
 Monday Meditation
Monday, Apr. 26, 9-9:30 am
(Mondays, April 12, 19, 26 & May 3, 10, 17, 24)

Zoom (virtual)
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. 
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April Showers Craft
 April Showers Craft
Tuesday, Apr. 27,
Children's
As supplies last. For ages 3 & up.
Friends of the Library Meeting
6:30 p.m.
 Friends of the Library Meeting
Tuesday, Apr. 27, 6:30 p.m.
(Tuesdays, April 27, May 25 & June 22, 6:30 p.m.)

Zoom (virtual)
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Boheme Opera NJ Spring Series: Let Us Entertain You
1:00 pm
Boheme Opera NJ Spring Series: Let Us Entertain You
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 1:00 pm
Zoom (virtual)
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/)
The Taxonomy of Candy
4pm - 5pm
 The Taxonomy of Candy
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 4pm - 5pm
Zoom (virtual)
    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...read more

or call 732-521-5000.
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Make an ArtBot
4:30 pm
 Make an ArtBot
Thursday, Apr. 29, 4:30 pm
Zoom (virtual)
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 child...read more

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Gone Fishin’ Craft Kit
 Gone Fishin’ Craft Kit
Friday, Apr. 30,
Children's
As supplies last. For ages 4 & up.
 
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