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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.

Kids’ Community Council

Tuesdays, October 1 – December 10, *except November 19*, 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!

Reading Buddies

Wednesdays, October 9 - November 20; sessions at 3:30, 4:30, & 5:30 p.m.

Students entering grades K-5 can practice weekly reading with a “Big Buddy” this fall! Registration required.

Call 732-745-5108 x16 or visit the Children's room to register!

¡Cuentos y Canciones!

Wednesdays, November 6 & 20, at 6:30 p.m.

Acompañanos para una programa de cuentos en español para niños/niñas de 2-4 años y sus padres. ¡Registrate ahora llamando al 732-745-5108 x16 o visita el Salón de Niños!

Join us for this story time in Spanish for children ages 2-4 and their caregivers. Register now by calling 732-745-5108 x16 or visiting the Children's room!

Young Athletes

Thursdays, November 7 - 21 and December 5 & 12 at 4:00 p.m. for ages 6-7.

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. All children must participate with a parent or adult guardian. All participants must wear athletic shoes.

*Please note: Registration is full as of 10/28.* Please visit this page to register. For more information, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Manga Club

Monday, November 18 and December 9, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Children and teens in grades 4 through 12 are invited to join us in the Teen Room to talk about their favorite manga titles and what makes these books so great. On special occasions we will watch anime episodes through the Library’s Crunchyroll account.

Lego Club

Friday, November 22, at 3:30 p.m.

Compete in a Lego relay race! Two teams will race against each other to build the same Lego structure, but each player can only add 1 piece at a time. Work quickly and accurately to win!

For children in grades K-6.

Holidays Around the World

Saturday, December 14, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Join us for stories, crafts, games, and snacks as we travel to Ghana, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Austria, Colombia, and Germany to celebrate a variety of holidays and festivals.

For kids in grades K-6. Registration required; please stop by or call the Children's Room (732-745-5108 x16).

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: