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Friends Book Sale

Sunday, April 21, 2024 at 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Friends Event
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Come shop the Friends Book Sale! Amazing deals on all kinds of books, from picture books to history tomes. Proceeds benefit the Friends of Piscataway Public Library. Register

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Friends Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come shop the Friends Book Sale! Amazing deals on all kinds of books, from picture books to history tomes. Proceeds benefit the Friends of Piscataway Public Library. Register below to receive reminders about this event.  Members' Night ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Story Time with Mr. F

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Kennedy Children's Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Children
Story Time with Mr. F:

Ages 3-10 years Enjoy read-alouds of popular picture books while exploring engaging themes with Mr. F.!

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9

Story Time with Mr. F

Ages 3-10 years

Enjoy read-alouds of popular picture books while exploring engaging themes with Mr. F.!

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This event is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this event. Drop-offs will not be permitted.

 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Kick It Off Into Kindergarten

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Westergard Meeting Room at Westergard Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Ages 4-5 years Get kindergarten ready with Ms. Karin! Read stories, sing songs, and play games each week that encourage different social & learning skills.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Ages 4-5 years Get kindergarten ready with Ms. Karin! Read stories, sing songs, and play games each week that encourage different social & learning skills. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Pineapple Pixel Dots

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Westergard Teen Center at Westergard Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Join us to make a pixelated pineapple, and watch your super cute art come to life dot by dot! This is an in-person program for teens ages 12-18. Registration is required.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Teen Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Join us to make a pixelated pineapple, and watch your super cute art come to life dot by dot! This is an in-person program for teens ages 12-18. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Denim Day Drop-In

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Kennedy Teen Area at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM/Maker
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Denim Day is observed on the last Wednesday of April to recognize Sexual Assault Awarness Month.   Join us in the teen space to create some watercolor art! 

Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Teen Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM/Maker
Event Details:
Denim Day is observed on the last Wednesday of April to recognize Sexual Assault Awarness Month.   Join us in the teen space to create some watercolor art!  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Lego Club

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Game
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Grades 1 to 5 Join us for a creative building experience. We'll supply the Legos and you supply the imagination. No registration required.

Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Game
Event Details:
Grades 1 to 5 Join us for a creative building experience. We'll supply the Legos and you supply the imagination. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Babies-Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Books & Bops

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Babies-Preschoolers, Children
Event Details:

Ages 2 to 5 yrs Let's get loud! Join us for a noisy storytime filled with dancing, music, and more.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Ages 2 to 5 yrs Let's get loud! Join us for a noisy storytime filled with dancing, music, and more. ...
This event is in the "Babies-Preschoolers" group.

Meet Central Jersey Family Health Consortium!

Friday, April 26, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:15am
Westergard Central at Westergard Library
Program Type:
Discussion
Age Group:
Babies-Preschoolers
Event Details:

Come chat with Early Childhood Specialists from Central Jersey Family Health Consortium. They can support you around child development, milestones, and the ages and stages question

Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Central
Age Group: Babies-Preschoolers
Program Type: Discussion
Event Details:
Come chat with Early Childhood Specialists from Central Jersey Family Health Consortium. They can support you around child development, milestones, and the ages and stages questionnaire that gives a snapshot of how your child is developing and offer ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This event is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this event. Drop-offs will not be permitted.

 

This event is in the "Babies-Preschoolers" group.

Rhyme Time

Friday, April 26, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Babies-Preschoolers
Event Details:

Ages 6-24 months Join Ms. Peggy for a fast-paced, interactive baby time featuring rhymes, finger plays, songs, a short story, and more! This program alternates between libraries

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschoolers
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Ages 6-24 months Join Ms. Peggy for a fast-paced, interactive baby time featuring rhymes, finger plays, songs, a short story, and more! This program alternates between libraries with new stories every week. Siblings are welcome. Register for ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This event is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this event. Drop-offs will not be permitted.

 

This event is in the "Babies-Preschoolers" group.

Tot Time

Friday, April 26, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Westergard Meeting Room at Westergard Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Age Group:
Babies-Preschoolers
Event Details:

Ages 2-3 years Join Ms.Sne for songs, a story, and special crafts.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschoolers
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Ages 2-3 years Join Ms.Sne for songs, a story, and special crafts. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This event is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this event. Drop-offs will not be permitted.

 

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen D&D Club Session Two

Friday, April 26, 2024 at 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Game
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Join us for the second session of the Teen D&D club! New players and experienced players are all welcome to join. Bring a character to play or if this is your first experience

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Game
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Join us for the second session of the Teen D&D club! New players and experienced players are all welcome to join. Bring a character to play or if this is your first experience with Dungeons and Dragons we have premade characters for you to play. ...
This event is in the "Babies-Preschoolers" group.

ABC Adventures

Monday, April 29, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Babies-Preschoolers
ABC Adventures:

Ages 4-5 years Learn the alphabet with us! Join us to explore the letter of the week through stories, songs, and hands-on activities.  

Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschoolers
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15

ABC Adventures

Ages 4-5 years

Learn the alphabet with us! Join us to explore the letter of the week through stories, songs, and hands-on activities.

 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Understanding Allergies

Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online
Program Type:
Presentation
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

An alternative Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) from St. Peters University Hospital will speak about understanding and managing allergies.

Open
Required
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Presentation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
An alternative Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) from St. Peters University Hospital will speak about understanding and managing allergies. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Event

This event is taking place virtually.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Squishmallow Painting Party

Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Westergard Teen Center at Westergard Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM/Maker
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Do you love squishy stuffed animals as much as we do? Come paint your own squishmallow!    This is an in-person event for teens ages 12-18. Registration is required

Open
Required
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Teen Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM/Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Do you love squishy stuffed animals as much as we do? Come paint your own squishmallow!    This is an in-person event for teens ages 12-18. Registration is required.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Tales for Tails

Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Grades K-5 Drop in to practice reading to trained therapy dogs from Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dogs, Inc. Feel free to bring your favorite book or use one from the library. Gr

Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Grades K-5 Drop in to practice reading to trained therapy dogs from Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dogs, Inc. Feel free to bring your favorite book or use one from the library. Great for reluctant or struggling readers! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This event is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this event. Drop-offs will not be permitted.

 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Silent Reading Party

Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Westergard Meeting Room at Westergard Library
Program Type:
Discussion
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Make time for nonfiction reading and low-stress socialization at this adults-only event! At a silent reading party, people just read without any distractions! You can expect the qu

Open
Required
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Make time for nonfiction reading and low-stress socialization at this adults-only event! At a silent reading party, people just read without any distractions! You can expect the quiet company of fellow book lovers. You are welcome to bring a covered ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

MiY Notebook Decorating

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Kennedy Teen Area at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM/Maker
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Learn how to cut out a vinyl sticker on our Cricut machine, and use it to decorate a pocket-sized notebook!    This is an in-person event for teens ages 12-18. Regi

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Teen Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM/Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Learn how to cut out a vinyl sticker on our Cricut machine, and use it to decorate a pocket-sized notebook!    This is an in-person event for teens ages 12-18. Registration is required.  ...
This event is in the "Babies-Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Books & Bops

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Babies-Preschoolers, Children
Event Details:

Ages 2 to 5 yrs Let's get loud! Join us for a noisy storytime filled with dancing, music, and more.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Ages 2 to 5 yrs Let's get loud! Join us for a noisy storytime filled with dancing, music, and more. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Citizenship Information Session

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Westergard Meeting Room at Westergard Library
Program Type:
Civic, New Americans
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Do you have questions about citizenship?  You can get answers in person at this session, run by the Jewish Family Services Immigration and Citizenship Program which is accredi

Open
Required
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Civic, New Americans
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Do you have questions about citizenship?  You can get answers in person at this session, run by the Jewish Family Services Immigration and Citizenship Program which is accredited by the US Department of Justice.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Write Group

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kennedy Cafe at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Writing Group
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join The Write Group and connect with other writers in the Piscataway area.  Share your work, get advice, and hone your craft.  All genres and non-fiction welcome. 

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Cafe
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Writing Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join The Write Group and connect with other writers in the Piscataway area.  Share your work, get advice, and hone your craft.  All genres and non-fiction welcome.  No experience necessary. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Kick It Off Into Kindergarten

Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Ages 4-5 years Get kindergarten ready with Ms. Karin! Read stories, sing songs, and play games each week that encourage different social & learning skills.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Ages 4-5 years Get kindergarten ready with Ms. Karin! Read stories, sing songs, and play games each week that encourage different social & learning skills. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Painted Birdhouses with Ms. Lynn

Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Children, Teens
Event Details:

Grades 4-8 Design your own birdhouse! This workshop will be led by artist Lynn Schwartz from Art Experience NJ. Registration is required. 

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Grades 4-8 Design your own birdhouse! This workshop will be led by artist Lynn Schwartz from Art Experience NJ. Registration is required.  ...
This event is in the "Babies-Preschoolers" group.

Rhyme Time

Friday, May 3, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Westergard Meeting Room at Westergard Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Babies-Preschoolers
Event Details:

Ages 6-24 months Join Ms. Peggy for a fast-paced, interactive baby time featuring rhymes, finger plays, songs, a short story, and more! This program alternates between libraries

Required
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschoolers
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Ages 6-24 months Join Ms. Peggy for a fast-paced, interactive baby time featuring rhymes, finger plays, songs, a short story, and more! This program alternates between libraries with new stories every week. Siblings are welcome. Register for ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This event is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this event. Drop-offs will not be permitted.

 

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Movie: LEGO Star Wars: The New Yoda Chronicles

Saturday, May 4, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:30pm
Kennedy Meeting Room at Kennedy Library
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Children, Teens, Adults
Event Details:

After headstrong Luke nearly delivers the good guys into Palpatine's clutches, Master Yoda and the ghost of Obi-Wan Kenobi unearth the Holocrons -- last remnants of the secrets of

Open
Required
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
After headstrong Luke nearly delivers the good guys into Palpatine's clutches, Master Yoda and the ghost of Obi-Wan Kenobi unearth the Holocrons -- last remnants of the secrets of the Jedi -- to further Luke's training. But Darth Vader also seeks the...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

We make every effort to ensure our events can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Library.

Accompanying Adults

This event is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this event. Drop-offs will not be permitted.