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Kids Events

Outdoor* Story Time

Mondays, June 7 - August 9 at 3:00 p.m.

Enjoy the outdoors while listening to stories! Bring a blanket, wear a mask, and join us on the lawn in front of the Henry Guest House, next to the library. (*Weather permitting. If the weather does not permit us to meet outside, the Story Time will take place in the library's community room instead.)


Read and Play

Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m.
Register.

Our beloved Read & Play program is now virtual, via Zoom! Register using our read and play form to receive a link via email to our weekly Zoom Room.
For kids ages 0-4 and their caretakers. Call 732-745-5108 x13 with any questions.


Math And Science Story Time (MASST)

Thursdays, June 24 - August 12, at 6:00 p.m.
Register here or call 732-745-5108 x13.

Our bilingual Math And Science Story Time returns! Register for 8 sessions of stories, songs, and activities designed to introduce children ages 2-5 to important math and science concepts! This program will take place outdoors in front of the library (weather may cause the program to be held inside, in the library's community room). /
¡Vuelve nuestra hora de cuentos bilingüe de matemáticas y ciencias! ¡Regístrese para 8 sesiones de cuentos, canciones y actividades diseñadas para introducir a los niños de 2 a 5 años conceptos importantes de matemáticas y ciencias! Este programa se llevará a cabo al aire libre frente a la biblioteca.


Young Athletes

Fridays, June 25 - August 13, at 10:00 a.m.
Registration full.

Children of all abilities ages 2-7 are invited to this outdoor sports program that improves gross motor, social, and language skills. (Weather may cause the program to be held inside, in the library's community room.) All children must participate with a parent/guardian. This program is sponsored by Special Olympics NJ. Registration is required: use this link, or call 732-745-5108 x13, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Bocce Ball

Fridays, June 25 - August 13, at 3:00 p.m.
Register here or call 732-745-5108 x13.

Children of all abilities ages 8-14 are invited to learn and play Bocce Ball on the front lawn of the library! Improve motor skills while enjoying a fun outdoor game! (Weather may cause the program to be held inside, in the library's community room.) Registration suggested.


Garden Club

Mondays, June 28 - August 9, at 10:00 a.m.
Registration full.

Children ages 5-12 are invited to listen to stories, learn about gardening, and help grow vegetables in the library garden! (Weather may cause the program to be held inside, in the library's community room.) Registration is already full as of June 10! Please call or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you'd like to get on the waiting list.


Live (In Person) Animal Show

Saturday, August 14, at 1:00 p.m.
Registration required.

Join us for our final Tails & Tales summer program event: a live animal show presented by Eyes of the Wild! Meet and learn about a variety of wild animals, such as a porcupine, a wallaby, and an alligator! This event will take place outdoors under a tent behind the library, rain or shine, and is for all ages.

Registration is required at this link; call 732-745-5108 x13 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.


Chalk Doodles

Would you like to receive a personalized chalk doodle for your child from Ms. Karen? Just send your child’s first name and the name of their favorite animal to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and she will email you back a photo of the chalk doodle!
¿Le gustaría recibir un dibujito de tiza personalizado para su hijo por la Sra. Karen? ¡Simplemente envíe el nombre de su hijo y el nombre de su animal favorito a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. y ella le enviará por correo electrónico una foto del dibujito de tiza!

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

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As of October 2020: The New Brunswick Free Public Library is pleased to offer access to Brainfuse's remote tutoring and homework help service, with thanks to the Library Foundation. Tutors are available virtually every day from 2:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. EDT. You will need a New Brunswick Free Public Library card number to access the site from outside of the library; if you do not have a library card or your card is expired, please call the library at 732-745-5108 ext. 25 or visit our Membership page for information. Creating a Brainfuse account is optional, but enables more functions.


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