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Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

This month's special project: Design a Key ChainThe Design Lab is open. Come on in and learn about 3D printing and use computer-aided design (CAD) to make your ideas a reality. Ages 5+. Children under 9 must have a caretaker at all times. Registration is required. We suggest you create a Tinkercad account at www.tinkercad.com in advance.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Teens, Adult, Kids
Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

What is a 3D printer? What can it do? Where is the technology heading? What is computer-aided design? How can I create my own designs for 3D printing? What kinds of materials can be used for 3Dprinting? All these questions and more will be answered! 

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Age Groups: Teens, Adult
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 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). Part of the fee goes to the CDHLA, a fundraising group for this branch. 

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Come together with other homeschoolers to craft, build, game, and chat. Enjoy a relaxed "open house" afternoon for kids and parents to connect. All ages. Registration required.

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Age Groups: All Ages
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 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, January 25, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Please join us as horticulturist Lynn Waclawski presents 'Eat Your Seedlings.' Lynn will talk to participants about microgreens, which are basically seedlings that you can eat in various ways.

Event Type: Gardening
Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 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, January 27, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. I AM MALALA is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism, of the fight for girls' education, of a father who, himself a school owner, championed and encouraged his daughter to write and attend school, and of brave parents who have a fierce love for their daughter in a society that prizes sons.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 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.

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Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Let's make some more wired pendants with stones, beads or seaglass. Part 1 took place Jan 13 at our Northeast Branch. Sign up to make some more at HQ, or feel free to join and learn the basics for the first time! Bring jewelry tools (pliers, cutters etc.) if possible. and please register for this adult "Pinteresting" program!

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Adult
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 7:00pm to 7:30pm
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, January 27, 2020 - 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.  *This book club is closed.

Event Type: Book Discussion, Clubs
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 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, January 28, 2020 - 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
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 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, January 28, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

"American Sign Language (ASL) is a complete, natural language that has the same linguistic properties as spoken languages, with grammar that differs from English. ASL is expressed by movements of the hands and face. It is the primary language of many North Americans who are deaf and hard of hearing, and is used by many hearing people as well."Come and learn as Allison Didden (Teacher of the Deaf) reads and teaches. This event is for the hearing and the hearing impaired children and adults. Registration is required.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: All Ages
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 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, January 29, 2020 - 7:00pm to 7:30pm
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
Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 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, January 30, 2020 - 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, January 30, 2020 - 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, January 30, 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Did you know that the hot beverage we all love has been around for over 5000 years?  And Scottish tea is considered one of the best and strongest teas in the world?  What better way to celebrate Scotland's great poet Robert Burns' birthday than with a cup of tea, Scottish shortbread and scones, while listening to the skirl of the pipes!  Registration is a must for every participant.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Teens, Adult
Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Soldering is a process in which two or more items are joined together by melting metal. It's used for electronics.

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Age Groups: Kids, Teens, Adult
Friday, January 31, 2020 - 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). Part of the fee goes to the CDHLA, a fundraising group for this branch. 

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult
Friday, January 31, 2020 - 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

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