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Kids Events

Our programs for kids are diverse and cover a wide range of interests. Register for our programs by calling (732) 745-5108 ext.16. If you have any questions about our events for kids, please send us your messages! Call us at (732) 745-5108 ex.15. Email our Children's Librarian, Karen, at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Or email our Middle-Grade Librarian, Chelsea, at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read and Play

Wednesdays from 11:00 to 11:45 a.m.

Parents and other caregivers: bring your little ones for storytime and play at the library!

Open to ages 0-4.

More Play Time

Wednesdays from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Join Ms. Luz 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!)

Open to ages 0-4.

PolarTrec Livestream Event

Thursday, August 23, 11:00 a.m.

See how geologists study glaciers in the mountains of Switzerland in a live-streaming event! Featuring Dr. Lauren Neitzke Adamo, PolarTREC Educator and Director of Rutgers Geology Museum, and Dr. Lucas Zoet, Assistant Professor at University of Wisconsin-Madison.

All ages are welcome, but content is geared toward middle school and up.

Garden Club

Monday, August 27, at 10:30 a.m.

Listen to garden-related stories, do an activity, and see how the library garden is growing!

For children in grades K-6.

Kids' Community Council

Tuesdays starting September 11 (check registration form for exact dates) at 4:00 p.m.

Are you in grade 5, 6, 7, or 8? Are you a resident of New Brunswick, and interested in making your community a better place? Are you free on Tuesdays at 4 p.m. to attend meetings? If you answered yes to all of these, come join the Kids' Community Council! We are New Brunswick kids who meet once a week to discuss issues important to us and help take care of the library. Snacks provided.

Please fill out the registration form at this link (to be updated ASAP), or pick up a copy in the Children's Room. Any questions, ask Ms. Chelsea.

Cuentos y Canciones Story Time

Wednesdays, September 12, 19, & 26, at 7:00 p.m.

La hora del cuento en español para niños edades 2-4 años y sus padres. (Join us on Wednesday nights for Cuentos y Canciones, an all-new story time in Spanish for ages 2-4 and their caregivers.)

Registrarse en el mostrador de circulación de niños o llama al (732) 745-5108 x 16. (Register by calling 732-745-5108 x16 or visiting the Children's Room.)

Young Athletes

Thursdays, September 13 through October 11, at 4:00 p.m.

This free, inclusive program sponsored by the Special Olympics helps children to: improve gross motor skills, celebrate what your child CAN do, improve social and language skills, learn to play with a purpose, and develop skills for future preparation in sports. Registration is required; the registration link will be posted as soon as possible.

For children ages 2-4. (Another Young Athletes program will begin October 18 for ages 5-7.)

Lego Club

Monday, September 24, at 4:00 p.m.

The challenge for the Lego Club this month is: Flat Legos Only! What can you create using only flat Legos?

For children in grades K-6.

Suggested Reading

Ms. Karen and Ms. Chelsea put together some lists based on reading age. Here are some great books for:

Infants Preschoolers Kindergarteners First graders Second graders Third graders Fourth graders Fifth graders Sixth graders

We recommend these sites to help you pick your next book: