New Brunswick Free Public Library

60 Livingston Ave
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:
May (o Mayo) | June

~ 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.

Extended Play Time
Join Ms. Anne and Ms. Sandy from The Children's Center of Middlesex County for some additional Play Time immediately after the library's Read & Play Story Time. (Come to either or both - your choice!)
Every Wednesday (unless otherwise noted) at 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Open to ages 0-4.

May 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 May, we will have Lego Relay Races!
Monday, May 15 at 4:00 p.m.
For grades K-6.

Relax!
Join Ms. Chelsea for an after-school program designed to help manage stress, improve concentration, and strengthen comprehension before starting on your homework!
Thursday, May 18, 3:30 - 4 p.m.
For grades K-6.
¡BILINGÜE SESION en Inglés y español!
¿Te sientes estresado? ¿La escuela o amigos te tienen deprimido? Venga a Relajarse! ¡Haz actividades divertidas que te ayudarán a sentirte tranquilo y fresco como una lechuga! Adivina qué: ¡La relajacíon puede ayudar a mejorar tus estudios y calificaciones!
Jueves, 18 de Mayo, 3:30 - 4 p.m.
Para grados K-6.

Garden Kick-Off
Meet us outside in the library garden, where we will prepare our garden boxes and start planting! The New Brunswick 4-H Club will help us out as we plant tomatoes, peppers, and carrots.
Saturday, May 20 at 10:00 a.m. until noon.
For all ages.

Garden Club
Come see if our cucumbers and pumpkins have sprouted yet! Listen to stories, learn about gardening, and do a garden-related activity.
Monday, May 22 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, May 26 at 3:30 p.m.
For all ages.

June 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. This month: Play a Lego board game! Who will end up with the most Legos? And what can you build with them?
Monday, June 5 at 4:00 p.m.
For grades K-6.

Garden Club
Join us for garden-related stories and activities indoors, then we will go outside to see how everything is growing in our library garden.
Monday, June 12 at 4:00 p.m.
For grades K-6.

Help Decorate for Summer Reading
We will build a tiny town as part of our Build a Better World summer reading program!
Thursday, June 22 at 4:00 p.m.
For kids of all ages.

Summer Reading Kick-Off
The Summer Reading Kick-Off is for all ages (babies, preschool, elementary, teen, and adult) to start signing up for the library's summer reading program. Sparky from the Somerset Patriots will be making an appearance, and Ms. Stephanie Meenakshi Lubalin from Purple Lotus Therapeutic Yoga and Wellness will lead interested participants in some yoga poses.
*The first 100 registrants will receive a free summer reading-themed coloring book!*
Saturday, June 24 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
For all ages.

Garden Club
Join us for garden-related stories and activities indoors, then we will go outside to see how everything is growing in our library garden.
Monday, June 26 at 4:00 p.m.
For grades K-6.

A.S.K. Club
Back for the summer, the A.S.K. 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 coding, cooking science, digital photography, and more!
Tuesday, June 27 at 4:00 p.m.
{will continue every Tuesday (except July 4) through August 15.}
For grades 4-6. Parents are also welcome to join in on the fun! Registration is not required, but strongly encouraged as space is limited: Sign up at the Children's circulation desk. Any questions, ask Ms. Chelsea.

M.A.S.S.T. (Math and Science Story Time)
This summer, join Ms. Linda Stork and the Children's department for free bilingual story-times featuring stories, songs, and activities designed to introduce children ages 2-5 to important math and science concepts! All story-times will be presented in Spanish and English.
Beginning Wednesday, June 28 at 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
{will continue every Wednesday through August 16.}
Registration required: To register, visit or call the Children's circulation desk at 732-745-5108 ext. 16.

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