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Dungeons & Dragons: The Keeper

6:00pm - 8:30pm
Kennedy Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Game
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Before there was Vecna… there was Warduke.  A deadly threat has come to the Kingdom of Bowmarc, laying waste all the way from Dragon Pass to the Eye of Winds.  Only the great Paladin Strongheart can stop him. However, he’s missing, and p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Class for Spanish Speakers

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Cancelled
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: New Americans
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1

ESL for Spanish Speakers

Free English classes for adult Spanish speakers who are beginning to learn English.

Contact Kate Baker to register.

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Virtual Event

This event is taking place virtually.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Holiday Sign Language Story Time

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Westergard Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Presentation, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join us for a fun and informative interactive story time that includes stories, songs, games, and special holiday crafts for children ages 4 and up and their families.  Stories will be signed in American Sign Language (ASL) by a certified ASL in...

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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.
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Private Event, STEAM/Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Join us for a 90-minute workshop where you will learn the basics of game development in Python! Python is a widely used and powerful programming language powering many of the apps you use on a daily basis. In this workshop, we will guide you in cr...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Grab and Go: STEM to Go

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Kennedy Library
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM/Maker
Event Details:
STEM to Go is a way for you to explore STEM at home.  Come to the library to pick up supplies and directions for a fun and interactive activity.  This month you will learn about the science of flight and create your own glider.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Game Night

6:00pm - 8:30pm
Westergard Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Game
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Bring your favorite board games or try one of ours.  The more the merrier so bring your friends too. ...

Library Opens at 1:30pm

10:00am - 1:30pm
All Branches
Branches:
Kennedy Library, Online, Westergard Library, Off Site
Description:
Piscataway Public Library buildings will be closed for a staff meeting. Library buildings will open at 1:30pm.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Winter Craft Day

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Kennedy Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Cafe
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Drop in and join us at Kennedy Library for an afternoon of winter crafts. Make a giant snowflake (or some little ones), mix up some body scrub, or take home a scarf kit! Learn about our MiY Makerspace and all of the opportunities it offers. This i...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Pranayama Workshop

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Kennedy Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Through his innovative research, Dr. Sundar Balasubramanian has made significant scientific discoveries about the benefits of Pranayama breathwork. Through Pranayama classes he is sharing his discoveries. Join us for a two-hour Pranayama wo...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Rhyme Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Kennedy Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18

Rhyme Time

Ages 6-24 months

Join Ms. Patty for a fast-paced, interactive baby time featuring songs, finger plays, and a story.

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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.

Email Basics (NEW)

10:30am - 12:30pm
Kennedy Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy MiY Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Learn how to set up and use a Gmail email account.   This workshop is part of the PLA Digital Literacy Work Incentive, supported by AT&T.                       ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Talk It Out

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Discussion, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited

Talk It Out

Discuss teen-centered issues. Library staff will share resources for self-care.

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Virtual Event

This event is taking place virtually.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Story Time with Mr. F

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Kennedy Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
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Story Time with Mr. F

Ages 3-6 years

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

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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 & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Tuesday Tales

10:30am - 11:15am
Westergard Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Ages 2-5 years Join Ms. Peggy for an interactive story time featuring stories, songs, games and a fun craft! ...

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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 Gaming

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Kennedy Library
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Teen Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Game
Event Details:
Drop by and play games! We will have Nintendo Switch and board games for you to choose from. No registration required. This is an in-person teen program for individuals in Grades 6-12.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

College Readiness Nights: ACT or SAT?

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Kennedy Library
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Teen Area
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Presentation
Event Details:
Presented by the Rutgers Division of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement: Many students and parents begin the college prep process by comparing the ACT and SAT tests. The SAT and ACT generally cover the same topics. Both ACT and SAT s...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Songs in the Key of Stevie Wonder

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Kennedy Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
James Austin Jr is an accomplished jazz pianist and bandleader who hails from Chicago, IL. He has honed his craft under the tutelage of a number of legendary jazz musicians including extensive study with Barry Harris, who is widely regarded as o...
This event is in the "Children" group.

STEM Lab: Buildings and Brain Challenges

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Kennedy Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM/Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Grades 3-5 Using Legos and tanagrams solve puzzles and shape challenges using a set amount of legos and tanagrams. How quick is your mind? ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Class for Spanish Speakers

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Cancelled
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: New Americans
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1

ESL for Spanish Speakers

Free English classes for adult Spanish speakers who are beginning to learn English.

Contact Kate Baker to register.

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Event

This event is taking place virtually.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book and a Bite At Night

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Kennedy Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Cafe
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Bring a dessert or a snack and discuss your favorite books.  Topics can include what you've read, what you're reading now, or what you hope to read someday.  Attendance for the entire duration of the event is not necessary.  Come when ...

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Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this event has not come into contact with allergens.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool STEM Lab

10:30am - 11:00am
Westergard Library
Registration
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM/Maker, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Ages 3 to 5 yrs Join us for a little penguin science and enjoy a story and interesting fun facts about different types of penguins. We'll also do an easy and fun  Penguin Science Experiment to learn how penguins stay dry in the cold temperatu...

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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.

Wood Slice Ornaments

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Westergard Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Westergard Library
Room: Westergard Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM/Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join artist Lynn Schwartz for this Wood Slice Ornament workshop. Each participant will get to design and paint two ornaments. This is an in-person teen program for individuals in Grades 6-12. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storybook STEM

6:00pm - 6:45pm
Kennedy Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kennedy Library
Room: Kennedy Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM/Maker, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
 Listen to a story about snow and snowflakes.  We will also learn about the science of snow and create our own snowflakes. ...

Storybook STEM

Grades 1-5

Enjoy a story and participate in a hands-on STEM activity.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Chat

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited

Book Chat

Join Piscataway Public Library Adult Service Librarians and fellow readers as we chat about which books are keeping us company.  Old books, new books, fiction, nonfiction - anything is worth sharing!