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Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Calling all Dickens fans and Anglophiles! Come for this fascinating talk on the fashions in 19th century England. Extra points if you come in your old wedding dress. For adults. Co-sponsored by the North Warren Garden Club. 

Event Type: History, Book Celebrations
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Let the artist in you emerge! Come join other budding artists and learn techniques in water color, pastel and other mediums.

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:30pm

Certified yoga therapist Judi Hamsa Spagnola will lead a one-hour class in gentle yoga techniques suitable for senior citizens and baby boomers.  Come join the group and learn to use yoga to relax, reduce stress and renew energy. Registration is required.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Boomers +, Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Join our monthly book club. We will be reading Grandma Gatewood's Walk by Ben Montgomery.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Join us in hosting Maryann McFadden, author of The Cemetery Keeper's Wife for a book talk here at Headquarters.

Event Type: Authors & Writing
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Conference Room

Bring 2 paper copies of your resume for a review. Library staff will review your resume with you and share ways to enhance and tweak it. This is a one-on-one session with NJ Career Connections staff. Please register.  

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Join Cylvia Ultz and learn origami! All ages are welcome to join this creative club. Young children must be accompanied by an adult. This month you will be learning how to fold a turkey. Registration required, please sign up online or at the branch.

Event Type: Clubs, Crafts
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:25pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room
  • After a failed attempt to recover a stolen baby panda, police dog Max reluctantly teams up with a human FBI agent named Frank. A hot tip leads Max and Frank to Las Vegas for the world's most exclusive dog show. Rated PG. No registration required.
Event Type: Movie
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Morgan will be choosing another popular craft idea from Pinterest and the library will supply everything that you need.  

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us as we delve into the work of art that is the diminutive cousin of the novel - the short story. We'll explore stories by Tessa Hadley, Alice Munro, Stephen King and Amy Tan to name a few.Our first read is Cecilia Awakened by Tessa Hadley.  You can read this story athttps://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/099/07/cecilia-awakenedIf you prefer we have hard copies available at the circulation desk.C2 will meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 7:00pm.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 9:15am to 10:00am

Do you want to feel better, move better, and improve your balance?In partnering with the Division of Aging and Disability Services in Warren County and Stan Cohen, certified trainer, we are offering Tai Chi for Arthritis and Balance. Why Tai Chi? Tai Chi will bring you the benefits of balance, improved overall mobility, stress reduction, and improved sleep.  It is a gentle way to exercise and to maintain your health.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Boomers +
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Join our fun little group and share the love of crochet!  Beginner or advanced - all are welcome.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

If you like to knit or crochet, or would like to learn, join our crafty ladies!

Event Type: Clubs, Knitting & Crochet, Crafts
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Please join us on the third Thursday of every month for our book discussion.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

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Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Please join us on the third Thursday of every month for our book discussion.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The world of coding can be confusing. What language should I use? What's the difference between Scratch, Python and Javascript? What is physical computing and why is it important? Should I buy a Makey Makey, a micro:bit or an Arduino?

Event Type:
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Come test your trivia knowledge on a wide variety of topics when the Library presents its own version of Jeopardy.Registration required.  Ages 18 and up.

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join  artist Toni Chaplin when she shares her techniques and ideas during this popular water color workshop.  Registration required. $25 due upon arrival to class (checks preferred).

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Have you ever stared up at your ceiling wide awake at night and thought "Why can't I sleep?" We have all been there and this can be a frustrating thing if it is happening to you night after night. So, stop in and sign up for an educational lecture about "How to get a better night's sleep" from Village Family Clinic. We will also be providing food and drinks as well. See what it is all about! Registration required, please sign up online or at the branch.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Conference Room

Memory concerns?  You're not alone.  Come for a free confidential memory screening offered by the Warren County Division of Aging and Disabilities Services.  A memory screening is a simple and safe "healthy brain check-up" that tests memory and other thinking skills.  Appointments are required and must be made by November 9.  Contact the Southwest Branch to register.  Each screening is approximately 10 minutes long; please come to the circulation desk 15 min. prior to your appointment to sign in.  

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Boomers +
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Learn to play this interesting and challenging game in our beautiful program room. Bring a friend!

18yrs + Adults only

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp)

Today's job market is not easy to navigate.  Join us for an informal job seekers networking/support group where you can share your job search experiences and learn how to improve your job seeking skills. Get motivated and inspired. Support and encourage one another, share tips, resources and job leads. Get savvy about job hunting. Please register. 

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Balance is a key element that provides strength, endurance, flexibility and coordination.  Join Susanna Gilbert for this free class that anyone can do and enjoy.  Gentle exercises are accompanied by music and dancing too!  Please register.    

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Boomers +, Adult (18+)
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Extend you Python programming knowledge with functions, classes and modules. We'll discuss their uses and then try them out together with simple challenges. Want to take your program home? Bring a USB flash drive.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Conference Room

Bring 2 paper copies of your resume for a review. Library staff will review your resume with you and share ways to enhance and tweak it. This is a one-on-one session with NJ Career Connections staff. Please register.  

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Jim Davidson, co-author of "New Jersey's Lindbergh Kidnapping and Trial," will give a presentation covering the period from when the Lindbergh's bought their Highfields estate in East Amwell, NJ, up until the discovery of the Charles Lindbergh Jr.'s body just outside of Hopewell, NJ on May 13, 1932.

Event Type: History
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Bob Parr, Mr. Incredible, is left to care for Jack-Jack while Helen, Elastigirl, is out saving the world.  Snack provided.  Rated PG, 111 minutes.

Event Type: Movie
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Adult (18+)
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Conference Room

Need help searching for a job?  Filling out an online job application?  Writing a resume? Not sure where to start with your job search plan? Are you looking to present better on your next job interview? We can help.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Start your day off with an interesting read and some thought provoking discussions.   All book-lovers are invited to attend!

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Join a great group of people and play Mahjongg. Games from beginner to advanced. Beginners welcome!

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Conference Room

At each meeting, we'll focus on a chapter of the book, What Color is Your Parachute?, A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers (2018 Edition) by Richard N. Bolles and discuss how to incorporate his ideas into our job search. Please read the chapter prior to the meeting, so you can join in the conversation and discussion. Please register. 

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

The Knit Wits meet on Tuesday mornings to crochet, knit and chat while creating various items to be donated to different community organizations.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For 18+. Join Miss Jody in making a seasonal craft, all materials provided. Registration is required, please register online or at the branch.

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

It all started at a little round table in the corner...  Join us and celebrate the love of knitting!  Beginner or advanced - all are welcome.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Conference Room

This month the book club is excited to review The Nazi Officer's Wife by Edith Hahn Beer.The Page Turners meet every 3rd Tuesday of the month. If you would like to join, please contact lakehurst@warrenlib.org

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Come join our friends group and help our branch serve you better! The Friends raise funds, help sponsor programs and volunteer at the library.  Help us help you!  All are welcome.

Event Type: Friends of the Library
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Bring 2 paper copies of your resume for a review. Library staff will review your resume with you and share ways to enhance and tweak it. This is a one-on-one session with NJ Career Connections staff. Please register. 

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Come one, Come all! 

Beginners, intermediate, advanced are all welcome!  Learn, teach or just enjoy knitting and crocheting for fun and community.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Let the artist in you emerge! Come join other budding artists and learn techniques in water color, pastel and other mediums.

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Join a great group of people and play Mahjongg. Games from beginner to advanced. Beginners welcome!

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Conference Room

Journaling can add so much to your job search strategy, including: integrate new ideas & perspectives, brainstorm, increase self-awareness & self-confidence, uncover hidden blocks & release stress, fears, & tension. Use this hour-long session to do some journaling in a supportive, relaxed space.   Please register.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Conference Room

Literary Club PM -  4th Monday of the month. Become
a member of our newest evening Book Club!  Dom will lead us in a
monthly discussion of a selected book - you can even choose the title
and/or genre!  Be part of the discussion, or sit back and listen to
other club member's interpretations; you decide!  But be assured, you
will share in a lively and stimulating hour! Call the library for
details 908-475-6322.

Event Type: Book Discussion, Clubs
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

The Knit Wits meet on Tuesday mornings to crochet, knit and chat while creating various items to be donated to different community organizations.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Tapestry is a club dedicated to hand quilting. This club will be dedicated to combining talent, ideas, creativity, and skills to explore an art form. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch.

Event Type: Clubs, Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Knitting is knifty!  Join us and socialize while making cool things!  All are welcome.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Conference Room

Need help searching for a job?  Filling out an online job application?  Writing a resume? Not sure where to start with your job search plan? Are you looking to present better on your next job interview? We can help. Sign up for this session with one-on-one assistance with NJ Career Connections staff. Please register. 

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Come one, Come all! 

Beginners, intermediate, advanced are all welcome!  Learn, teach or just enjoy knitting and crocheting for fun and community.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Let the artist in you emerge! Come join other budding artists and learn techniques in water color, pastel and other mediums.

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:30pm

Certified Yoga Therapist Judi Hamsa Spagnola will lead a one-hour class in gentle yoga techniques suitable for senior citizens and baby boomers.  Come join the group and learn to use yoga to relax, reduce stress and renew energy.  Registration is required.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Boomers +
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

An elevator pitch is a quick introduction of yourself professionally to someone you don't know. Great to use while you're networking and looking for a job. Join us at this interactive, hands-on workshop & create your elevator pitch.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 5:45pm to 6:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Join Sandy Polksy and how to Zumba.  Please wear sneakers and comfortable clothes.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Come and enjoy a lively cafe style book club for discussion and light refreshments. We will be reading What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Learn the ancient art of Chinese Calligraphy! Over the 4 part course, you will learn about the Chinese writing system, write your name in Chinese characters, pick up basic conversational phrases, and even translate brush strokes into painting on fans! Please attend all sessions if possible. For adults and teenagers. Presented by Ms. Fang Xiao, a language teacher from China who is here through a grant from the US State Department.

Event Type: Art, Special Event
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 9:15am to 10:00am

Do you want to feel better, move better, and improve your balance?In partnering with the Division of Aging and Disability Services in Warren County and Stan Cohen, certified trainer, we are offering Tai Chi for Arthritis and Balance. Why Tai Chi? Tai Chi will bring you the benefits of balance, improved overall mobility, stress reduction, and improved sleep.  It is a gentle way to exercise and to maintain your health.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Boomers +
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Join our fun little group and share the love of crochet!  Beginner or advanced - all are welcome.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

If you like to knit or crochet, or would like to learn, join our crafty ladies!

Event Type: Clubs, Knitting & Crochet, Crafts
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 5:00pm to 5:30pm

Looking for some computer help?  Join us for individual one-on-one tech help on devices, basic computer skills, navigating the internet, simply putting a book on hold or looking up material and events.  Half-hour session, please call for appointment.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

The Silhouette Cameo is a digital die cutter used by crafters and makers for scrapbooking, card making, stenciling, home decor, screen printing and more. We'll go over the basics of how the machine works, learn to use the design software and then cut our first creations. Everyone will complete a monogrammed napkin or printed bandana.For ages 18+

Event Type:
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Boomers +
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Learn to play this interesting and challenging game in our beautiful program room. Bring a friend!

18yrs + Adults only

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Balance is a key element that provides strength, endurance, flexibility and coordination.  Join Susanna Gilbert for this free class that anyone can do and enjoy.  Gentle exercises are accompanied by music and dancing too!  Please register.    

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Boomers +, Adult (18+)

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