Cranbury Public Library

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Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at the Cranbury Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
 Limit by audience:
Tuesday, Sep. 26, 11:30-12:15
Join us for our first ever Babytime! Babies, ages birth-18 months, are invited to get ready to read! Our first session will last eight weeks and will include a short program of stories and songs, followed by an optional stay and play. 
Session I begins Tuesday, September 12 and runs through October 31. Registration required. Limit 10. With caregiver. 
Tuesday, Sep. 26, 7:00 p.m.
New members always welcome!  To see what we are reading go to Cranbury Public Library Book Chat on Goodreads.
Friday, Sep. 29, 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Every Friday after-school the library's Chromebooks will be set up in the meeting room for students to work on their homework, school projects, or to play games with your group from 3:15-4:30 p.m. Other days during the week the Chromebooks are available for check-out with your library card and are for use in the library computer area only.  Just ask at the desk to check one out.
Saturday, Sep. 30, 11:00
Saturday enrichment is back with an international flair! Songs and stories from different places in the big, wide world. Our first visit will be to France, with Jenni Collins singing the songs and Jan Murphy telling the stories. 
Ages 3-5 with guardian. Registration required. 
Tuesday, Oct. 3, 11:30-12:15
Join us for our first ever Babytime! Babies, ages birth-18 months, are invited to get ready to read! Our first session will last eight weeks and will include a short program of stories and songs, followed by an optional stay and play. 
Session I begins Tuesday, September 12 and runs through October 31. Registration required. Limit 10. With caregiver. 
Tuesday, Oct. 3, 6:30 p.m.
Join us in the Gambino Room for an hour of knitting, crocheting, crafts and conversation.  All levels welcome.
 
Wednesday, Oct. 4, 6:30 (10/4, 10/11, 10/25)

Dr. Lou Mitchell, Senior Pastor of the Cranbury Presbyterian Church, will present a three-part series exploring the 16th century worldview, and the religious, political, intellectual and cultural upheaval brought about by the Protestant Reformation.

10/4 - Part 1: Why? The first discussion will discuss events leading up to the Reformation.
10/11 - Part 2: Who? Fleshing out Martin Luther. 
10/25 - Part 3: Where? How the Reformation spread throughout Europe.  
Friday, Oct. 6, 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Every Friday after-school the library's Chromebooks will be set up in the meeting room for students to work on their homework, school projects, or to play games with your group from 3:15-4:30 p.m. Other days during the week the Chromebooks are available for check-out with your library card and are for use in the library computer area only.  Just ask at the desk to check one out.
Tuesday, Oct. 10, 11:30-12:15
Join us for our first ever Babytime! Babies, ages birth-18 months, are invited to get ready to read! Our first session will last eight weeks and will include a short program of stories and songs, followed by an optional stay and play. 
Session I begins Tuesday, September 12 and runs through October 31. Registration required. Limit 10. With caregiver. 
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 1:00 p.m.
Learn how to use the versatile program Microsoft Publisher to create quick publications, newsletters, flyers, and more. This class is a demonstration, feel free to bring your own laptop with Publisher installed to follow along.
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 6:30 (10/4, 10/11, 10/25)

Dr. Lou Mitchell, Senior Pastor of the Cranbury Presbyterian Church, will present a three-part series exploring the 16th century worldview, and the religious, political, intellectual and cultural upheaval brought about by the Protestant Reformation.

10/4 - Part 1: Why? The first discussion will discuss events leading up to the Reformation.
10/11 - Part 2: Who? Fleshing out Martin Luther. 
10/25 - Part 3: Where? How the Reformation spread throughout Europe.  
Thursday, Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Library Board meetings are open to the public and held the second Thursday of each month.  Agendas are posted in the library and on the library Website at CranburyPublicLibrary.org.
Friday, Oct. 13, 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Every Friday after-school the library's Chromebooks will be set up in the meeting room for students to work on their homework, school projects, or to play games with your group from 3:15-4:30 p.m. Other days during the week the Chromebooks are available for check-out with your library card and are for use in the library computer area only.  Just ask at the desk to check one out.
Saturday, Oct. 14, 10:15 a.m.
Your mission is to solve a NASA Design Challenge by using the Engineering Design Process to plan, design, build, test, and improve your design to successfully complete a team challenge.  You'll also get to talk to a NASA engineer currently working on the Journey to Mars program at the Kennedy Space Center!  This mission is designed for students in grades 3 through 8.
Tuesday, Oct. 17, 11:30-12:15
Join us for our first ever Babytime! Babies, ages birth-18 months, are invited to get ready to read! Our first session will last eight weeks and will include a short program of stories and songs, followed by an optional stay and play. 
Session I begins Tuesday, September 12 and runs through October 31. Registration required. Limit 10. With caregiver. 
Tuesday, Oct. 17, 6:30 p.m.
Join us in the Gambino Room for an hour of knitting, crocheting, crafts and conversation.  All levels welcome.
 
Wednesday, Oct. 18, 1:30 p.m.
New members always welcome! To see what we are reading go to Cranbury Public Library Book chat on Goodreads.  
 
Wednesday, Oct. 18, 6:30
You've taken a few stabs at organizing your family history, but it's overwhelming. There are unidentified photos ... half-remembers family stories ... What to do? Katie Murphy of Univoice History offers tips and strategies for family history projects that you can actually complete ... maybe even in time for the holidays!

 
Thursday, Oct. 19, 12-2
Sample of a variety of different foods from the Cranbury Women's Club and Historical Society's cookbooks of yore. Library staff and volunteers will be dusting off jello molds and chafing dishes to present foods your grandparents (parents?) loved to eat! Then stick around to make a kitchy craft Lucy Ricardo or Mary Richards would have been proud of. 
Friday, Oct. 20, 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Every Friday after-school the library's Chromebooks will be set up in the meeting room for students to work on their homework, school projects, or to play games with your group from 3:15-4:30 p.m. Other days during the week the Chromebooks are available for check-out with your library card and are for use in the library computer area only.  Just ask at the desk to check one out.