New Brunswick Free Public Library

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New Brunswick NJ 08901
732.745.5108
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New Brunswick Free Public Library

Kids' Events

Spaces at all events are given on a first-come first-served basis. Register for programs at the Children's Circulation Desk or by calling 732-745-5108 x16.
For more information about any of these events: contact the Children's Room at 732-745-5108 x15; email Ms. Karen, Children's Librarian, at kstuppi@lmxac.org; or Ms. Chelsea, Middle-Grade Librarian, at chelsea@lmxac.org.

Download a PDF of the Kids' Events Calendar:
January (o Enero)

~ Recurring Events:

Read and Play
Parents and other caregivers: bring your little ones for storytime and play at the library!
Every Wednesday (unless otherwise noted) at 11:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Open to ages 0-4.

Relax!
Join Ms. Chelsea for an after-school program designed to help manage stress, improve concentration, and strengthen comprehension before starting on your homework!
Thursdays, at 3:30 p.m.
For grades K-6.

A.S.K. Club
The After-School Kids' Club explores fun experiments and projects to apply what we learn in school to real life. Topics include science, technology, engineering, art, and math (S.T.E.A.M.). Kids will learn to make banana pianos, design propeller cars, control robots, and more!
Starting in February 2017: Every Tuesday at 4 p.m. until April 25.
For grades 4-6; Parents are also welcome to join in on the fun! Registration is not required, but strongly encouraged. Sign up at the Children's Circulation desk. Any questions, ask Ms. Chelsea.

~ Short-term Recurring:

Young Athletes
The Special Olympics Young Athletes program is an inclusive program that promotes social development and offers an opportunity for children and parents to come together in a guided play experience.
Mondays from January 23 until March 27 (except 2/13 and 2/20) at 4:00 p.m.
For children aged 2-7. View a flier for more details. (Aqui para espanol.) Pre-registration required! Registration is now full, but you may sign up for the waiting list online here.

Chinese Classes
Through different themed classes, children will learn to speak Chinese words with fun activities like paper cutting, coloring, and singing.
This program is provided by the Confucius Institute of Rutgers University (CIRU).
Classes will begin again in February 2017!
Fridays 2/3, 2/17, 3/3, 3/17, 3/31, 4/21, 5/5, 5/12; from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m.

Please sign-up in the Children's Room, or email htang@lmxac.org.

January Events:

DramaRama
Listen to a story from a different country each month, then become the characters, using scripts to re-enact the story! This month, in celebration of the Chinese New Year, we will read and perform The Runaway Wok.
Wednesday, January 18 at 4:00 p.m.
For grades K-6.

4-H Dance Day
Join the New Brunswick 4-H dance instructor for some fun grooves and moves!
Wednesday, January 25* at 3:30 p.m.
For kids of all ages. (*Rescheduled from Friday, January 20.)

February Events:

Lego Club
Have fun and hone skills with everyone's favorite building blocks! Each month the Lego Club is presented with a new challenge. For February, the challenge is: build something while blindfolded!
Wednesday, February 1 at 4:00 p.m.
For grades K-6.

DramaRama
Listen to a story from a different country each month, then become the characters, using scripts to re-enact the story! This month, travel to Cuba to listen to and perform The Barking Mouse.
Wednesday, February 8 at 4:00 p.m.
For grades K-6.

4-H Dance Day
Join the New Brunswick 4-H dance instructor for some fun grooves and moves!
Friday, February 10 at 3:30 p.m.
For kids of all ages.

See our Google Calendar for all library events.

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