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Friday, October 18, 2019 - 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
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Please join us to make a Fall themed mason jar craft.  You can choose to monogram a burlap circle to adhere to your jar.  Adorn with ribbon, acorns and pine cones.  Can be filled with candy, potpourri or a candle.

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Adult
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Catch some fall fever at the Northeast Branch! Stop by the library between 12:30pm and 2:30pm for fall themed festivities and fun.

  • Live accordion music by Maxine W.
  • Take a root beer taste test and then make your own delicious float.
  • Enjoy a healthy snack with Julianna G. from ShopRite.
  • Create your own apple stamp picture with paint.
  • Visions of Germany will continuously be playing. Armchair travel from the comfort of the library!
Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Six responsible adults. Three cute kids. One small dog. It's just a normal weekend. What could possibly go wrong? In Truly Madly Guilty, Liane Moriarty turns her unique, razor-sharp eye towards three seemingly happy families, taking on the foundations of our lives: marriage, sex, parenthood, and friendship. 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
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 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
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp)

Napoleon Bonaparte, Alan Turing, Isaac Asimov, Ben Franklin, Bill Gates, David Bowie, Keanu Reeves, Harry Houdini, Heidi Klum and many other famous people are all chess players.  Learn to play the game or test your skills with a match!  All ages are welcome. 

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Kids, Teens, Adult
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 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
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Come to the Makerspace for some adults-only time to learn new skills or work on your own projects. Great for retirees or grandparents looking to learn something new! Whether you like scrapbooking, tinkering with electronics or just chatting with other Savvy Seniors, the makerspace is open for you! Registration required.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 1:00pm 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
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Join our adult knit and crochet group.  All skill levels from beginners, intermediate and advanced welcome.  Complete a started project or begin a new one.  Learn, teach or just enjoy  needle art's for fun and community. 

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 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
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 3:00pm to 3:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Join Us for A Night Out at the Library:  Korean Cooking Demonstration

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Join Dr. Kerry Barnett as she discusses the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe. Perfect for the Halloween season! Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch.

Event Type: Authors & Writing
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, October 24, 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
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, October 24, 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
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 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
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Special Project of the Month: "Ghost" pictures and spooky moviesExplore stop motion, green screening and more using the Makerspace equipment. Develop and make your own creations. Please note this is not a formal class or workshop but provides the opportunity for independent exploration. Not sure where to start? We can help. Ages 5+. Children must be comfortable with a computer/tablet or have the assistance of a caregiver. Registration required.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Teens, Kids, Adult
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 5:00pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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 materials.  For adults: register with the library staff.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:00pm 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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Escape into the world of art at our Paint-a-scape workshop. Bring a friend or two, and learn how to paint a fall scene in this hands-on workshop with local artist Marj Haley. A preliminary sketch will be provided on your canvas to guide your finished painting. All materials are included. Ages 18+. Please register. 

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join artist Toni Chaplin as she shares her techniques and ideas during this popular water color workshop. You must bring your own supplies to class; call Toni at 973-729-7080 for a list of things you need to get started. $25 due upon arrival to class (checks preferred).

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 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
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room
Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: All Ages
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

They're colorful, soft, cute, spooky!  They're sock monsters!  Put those lonely, orphan socks to good use and turn them into a lovable friend.  We'll be cutting with scissors and hand-sewing with needle and thread, so younger children will require adult assistance.  Bring orphan socks if you have them, but we'll have some on hand, too.  All ages are welcome.  Registration is required.

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 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
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 3:00pm to 3:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join us for some Fall Family Fun when the whole family is invited to decorate caramel apples. Limit 1 apple per child (ages preschool - teen).  Parent/Guardian is required to attend program with child.  Please register as a family.  Be sure to list the total number of family members attending program. 

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Kids, All Ages
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room
Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Adult
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Conference Room

4th Monday of the month. Become
a member of our evening Book Club!  Join us for 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
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 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
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 1:00pm 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
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Join our adult knit and crochet group.  All skill levels from beginners, intermediate and advanced welcome.  Complete a started project or begin a new one.  Learn, teach or just enjoy  needle art's for fun and community. 

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Join Alicia Vincelette, greeting card teacher with 24 years of experience, and learn the basics of greeting card making using rubber stamped images, interesting folding, and layering techniques to create one-of-a-kind cards.  This is a hands on class where you'll use various tools to create cards that can be used for whatever occasion you'd like!*Registration Required*

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 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
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

In the 16th and 17th centuries, 60,000 people were executed for the crime of
witchcraft. Even in America, the fear of witchcraft took hold. The fascination
with witches continues today. What caused this phenomenon and why does it still
attract our attention? We will explore these questions in this lecture with Professor Debbie Hoeflinger. For adults and teens. Please register. 

Event Type: History
Age Groups: Adult, Teens
Thursday, October 31, 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
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, October 31, 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
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 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
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:20pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for a Halloween family movie, "The Nightmare Before Christmas"! Jack Skellington plans to kidnap Santa Claus and celebrate a very different Christmas. 76 minutes. Rated PG.

Event Type: Movie
Age Groups: All Ages

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