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Monday, February 24, 2020 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Free income tax assistance is available for those with uncomplicated returns including the elderly, disabled people, and income eligible people. Call NORWESCAP at 888-387-9830 (ext. 3502) to set up an appointment.

Event Type: Finance
Age Groups: Adult
Monday, February 24, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Imagine your husband wrote you a letter, to be opened after his death. Imagine, too, that the letter contains his deepest, darkest secret-something with the potential to destroy not only the life you built together, but the lives of others as well. And then imagine that you stumble across that letter while your husband is still very much alive.The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty, is sure to bring about some interesting discussion during this month's Morning Literature Club. All book-lovers are invited to attend! 

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult
Monday, February 24, 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, February 24, 2020 - 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
Monday, February 24, 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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, February 24, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Please join us in celebration of International Polar Bear Day and decorate a polar bear cookie. Limit 1 cookie per child. Parent/Guardian is required to attend with children under the age of 9. If coming as a group, please register as a family.  Be sure to list the total number of family members attending program. 

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, February 24, 2020 - 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
Monday, February 24, 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, February 25, 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, February 25, 2020 - 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, February 25, 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, February 25, 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, February 25, 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.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: All Ages
Wednesday, February 26, 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, February 26, 2020 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Free income tax assistance is available for those with uncomplicated returns including the elderly, disabled people, and income eligible people. Call NORWESCAP at 888-387-9830 (ext. 3502) to set up an appointment.

Event Type: Finance
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 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
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

The Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project, a non-profit organization that is dedicated to raising awareness of Korean history and culture, will be doing a Korean Cooking Demonstration! Find out about the amazing health benefits of Korean food while you enjoy a full meal on a traditional Korean table setting with Bangjja (bronze tableware), including dessert.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For all ages. Join Miss Christina W. for Pokémon club. This month we will be watching Pokémon 2000 (1999, rated G, run time 102 minutes).

Event Type: Computer/Video Games, Clubs, Movie
Age Groups: All Ages
Thursday, February 27, 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, February 27, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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, February 27, 2020 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Free income tax assistance is available for those with uncomplicated returns including the elderly, disabled people, and income eligible people. Call NORWESCAP at 888-387-9830 (ext. 3502) to set up an appointment, or visit https://unitedwayofnorthernnewjersey.acuityscheduling.com

Event Type: Finance
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, February 27, 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, February 27, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Are you a crafter who's looking for a nice big space to work? We have just the place! Join us in the Makerspace to work on your fiber and fabric arts, scrapbooking, paper arts, painting, jewelry making and more. We have basic supplies available. We suggest you bring materials to work with. If you will need equipment, we suggest that you email sroberts@warrenlib.org at least 24 hours in advance to make arrangements. We have items like a sewing machine, several di cutters, hand tools, knitting needles, and crochet hooks, etc. 

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Teens, Adult, Kids
Thursday, February 27, 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, February 27, 2020 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Are you a crafter who's looking for a nice big space to work? We have just the place! Join us in the Makerspace to work on your fiber and fabric arts, scrapbooking, paper arts, painting, jewelry making and more. We have basic supplies available. We suggest you bring materials to work with. If you will need equipment, we suggest that you email sroberts@warrenlib.org at least 24 hours in advance to make arrangements. We have items like a sewing machine, several di cutters, hand tools, knitting needles, and crochet hooks, etc. 

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Teens, Adult, Kids
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 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: registration required.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Get started with sewing by making a simple, hand-stitched coin purse or business cardholder. You'll learn to complete a running stitch and sew on a button, then decorate your awesome creation! Ages 8 and up. Children under 12 must have a teen or adult helper. Registration required. Please register all participants so that we can ensure we have enough supplies for all.

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Kids, Teens, Adult
Friday, February 28, 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, February 28, 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, February 29, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Burly
Bronx bouncer Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen) is hired by refined African-American
composer and musician Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali) to chauffer him around the
Jim Crow South in 1962 for an eight-week tour. The mismatched men form a
friendship as Tony learns first-hand the disrespect and outright racism from
white people across regional and class lines that Don must endure to perform. Rated PG-13, 2 hours 10 minutes.

Event Type: Movie
Age Groups: Adult
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for a fun engineering activity that's perfect for the whole family. In honor of National Engineers Week, we'll be taking over the meeting room and building our own crazy contraptions. Rube Goldberg machines are famous for making simple tasks more complex. They take a lot of creativity to build. But we know you're up for the challenge!All ages. Registration required.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids, Teens, Adult

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