Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)
Event Type: Storytime
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Open-ended discovery as we build with Legos and more. Older students can use Tinkercad to use computer-aided design to make Lego creations. Designed for homeschoolers 5+ and their parents. Registration required.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)
Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville), Conference Room

Come join the Southwest Friends group and help us help you!  A unique group of volunteers, the Friends sponsor programs and various collections in the branch, and do fundraisers throughout the year.

Event Type: Friends of the Library
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

This month the book club is excited to review Unbroken by Laura HillenbrandThe Page Turners meet every 3rd Tuesday of the month. If you are interested in joining, please email lakehurst@warrenlib.org

Event Type: Book Discussion
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville), Conference Room

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

Event Type: Employment Help
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

5th Annual New Jersey Makers Day Contest. Partnering with WeMake 4H of Edison, NJ, the 2019 Scratch Challenge is an open contest for elementary and middle school-age NJ residents. The theme is to use Scratch to make a program that shows the importance of Maker Education! Together we'll work on our entries and learn to code. This contest is sponsored by WeMake 4H of Edison, NJ. Learn more at http://njmakersday.org.Ages 7+. Registration required.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Calling all cat lovers of all ages!  Create a little kitty to wear.  Design your own or use one of our templates.Draw your kitty on shrinky dink paper, bake and watch them shrink.  We will then make them into pendants.This easy craft is purr-fect to try on a cold winter night.Ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult.  This craft is for ages 6 and up (adults too!!!) 

Event Type: Art
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for storytime and a craft in our Meeting Room.

Event Type: Storytime
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Open-ended discovery as we build with Legos and more. Older students can use Tinkercad to use computer-aided design to make Lego creations. Designed for kids 5+ and their parents. Registration required.

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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Ask Registered Nurse Patricia Mathews about a different topic every week.Week 3: Fall PreventionNo registration required.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn the game of chess and challenge your peers.Ages 5& up, registration is required.

Event Type: Clubs, Games
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville), Conference Room

This month the book club is excited to review The Stars are Fire by Anita Shreve.The Evening Readers meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month. If you are interested in joining, please email lakehurst@warrenlib.org

Event Type: Book Discussion
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for storytime and a craft in our Meeting Room.For ages 3-5 years. Younger siblings are welcome to attend. Registration required.

Event Type: Storytime
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Come to our little corner and enter the wonderful world of crochet!  Share and learn - all are welcome!

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville), Conference Room

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

Event Type: Employment Help
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Girls Engineering Night Out is for all the ladies, young and old, that are interested in engineering! Those who love and support out engineering girls are also welcome.

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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 5:00pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)
Event Type: Computer Classes
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

The Makerspace @ Southwest is open! What will you create? This time is intended for independent work, experimentation and asking questions. Please note, no formal classes or programs are offered in the Makerspace at this time. If you would like to use a specific piece of equipment, please let us know in advance by sending an email to sroberts@warrenlib.org.

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Friday, February 22, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Read to Certified Therapy Pup Ollie.Registration required.

Event Type: Read-to-a-pet
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Friday, February 22, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Part of National Engineers Week. Build a gravity-powered machine that automatically sorts two different sizes of beads into separate plastic cups. What will you create in the fun engineering challenge?Ages 8+. Registration required.

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Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Please join us to create a hanging mason jar sconce mounted on a wooden board.  We will stain the wood plank and then use frosted paint to create a subtle glow in the mason jar for candles, lights or flowers.  The finished product can be hung on a wall, door, or in a hallway.

Event Type: Crafts
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Monday, February 25, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Share the love this month as we use our maker skills to create items for others. All the activities this month will focus on giving back to local charities, animal shelters, children's hospitals and more. Together we can make a difference! All of our hard-working makers are welcome to keep a creation to take for themselves as well. 

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Monday, February 25, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

The Makerspace @ Southwest is open! What will you create? This time is intended for independent work, experimentation and asking questions. Please note, no formal classes or programs are offered in the Makerspace at this time. If you would like to use a specific piece of equipment, please let us know in advance by sending an email to sroberts@warrenlib.org.

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Listen to stories, sing songs and learn rhymes!

Event Type: Storytime
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Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Open-ended discovery as we build with Legos and more. Older students can use Tinkercad to use computer-aided design to make Lego creations. Designed for homeschoolers 5+ and their parents. Registration required.

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
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Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Choose a book from our collection and read to Certified Therapy Pup Sweet CarolineRegistration required

Event Type: Read-to-a-pet
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Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for another meeting of the Mad Scientist Club!This time we will be exploring the human heart and join us for some fun activities.Ages 5 and up.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for storytime and a craft in our Meeting Room.

Event Type: Storytime
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Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Ask Registered Nurse Patricia Mathews about a different topic every week.Week 4: Nutrition No registration required.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
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Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn the game of chess and challenge your peers.Ages 5& up, registration is required.

Event Type: Clubs, Games
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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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
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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for storytime and a craft in our Meeting Room.

Event Type: Storytime
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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Come to our little corner and enter the wonderful world of crochet!  Share and learn - all are welcome!

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for this informal question and answer session for job seekers. Bring your questions about the job search and get some answers. Facilitated by library staff with NJ Career Connections. Please register. 

Event Type: Employment Help
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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

3D printing is enabling makers to push the limits of creativity as they explore the connections between computer-aided design and the physical world. In honor of NJ Makers Day, this year's 3D Printing Design Challenge theme is toys! Specifically, you are challenged to design a 3D model of a spinning top using whatever creative and imaginative idea comes to you! Come to the Makerspace and get started on your entry. This contest is sponsored by BuildTak. Learn more at http://njmakersday.org.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

The Junior Solar Sprints program is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) competition that engages students to design, build and race solar-powered model cars. After months of building, testing and experimentation, students compete in five divisional races for the fastest,

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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

The Makerspace @ Southwest is open! What will you create? This time is intended for independent work, experimentation and asking questions. Please note, no formal classes or programs are offered in the Makerspace at this time. If you would like to use a specific piece of equipment, please let us know in advance by sending an email to sroberts@warrenlib.org.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

This workshop is presented by SPAN Parent Advocacy Network with help from the Family Support Organization Community Outreach.  Whether you're new to special education or have been involved for a while this workshop is for you.  This presentation provides families with an introduction to their rights and responsibilities as parents of children with special needs under the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA), the New Jersey Code, the Section 504 of the Vocational Rehabilitation Act.  Parents begin to identify dreams and goals for their children, understand laws and learn advo

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Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Welcome to the Southwest Branch!

Come visit the newest branch of the Warren County Library. Whether you're looking to chill out in the teen zone, read by the fireplace, or use your imagination in the Makerspace, this is the place for you. And of course, we still offer a multitude of programs and materials for all ages. Looking for books, music, movies, video games, and magazines to check out? We have a wide selection of those items just waiting for you at our new location in Stewartsville.

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