Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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Monday, April 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Interested in circuits, microcontrollers, electronics, and robotics? COme to the Makerspace to work on your projects and meet others. Our resident maker will be there to answer questions, point you towards resources and lend a helping hand.The Makerspace has sample materials available including SnapCircuits, littleBits, Makey Makeys, Squishy Circuits, and basic electronics components. If you need additional materials, we suggest you send email to sroberts@warrenlib.org at least 24 hours in advance.

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Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for a matinee showing of Disney Nature's Monkey Kingdom, a spectacular tale set among ancient ruin in the storied jungles of South Asia.  Maya, a clever and resourceful monkey, finds her world forever changed when she welcomes her son Kip into her colorful extended family.  As Maya strives to keep Kip sage thorough unexpected and sometimes perilous adventures, amazing footage captures all the magic and upsides of their magnification world.  Maya and her family will make you laugh and warm your heart as she realizes her dreams for her son's future. 

Event Type: Movie
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Monday, April 22, 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. 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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Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Happy Earth Day!  Join us to learn more about Earth Day and why it is important to take care of the environment.  Fun recycled craft included!  Presented by the Phillipsburg High School Environmental Club.  For 1st-3rd graders; registration required. 

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Kids
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for an evening showing of Disney Nature's Monkey Kingdom, a spectacular tale set among ancient ruin in the storied jungles of South Asia.  Maya, a clever and resourceful monkey, finds her world forever changed when she welcomes her son Kip into her colorful extended family.  As Maya strives to keep Kip sage thorough unexpected and sometimes perilous adventures, amazing footage captures all the magic and upsides of their magnification world.  Maya and her family will make you laugh and warm your heart as she realizes her dreams for her son's future. 

Event Type: Movie
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for weekly story time.

Event Type: Storytime
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Open-ended discovery as we build with Legos and more. Designed for homeschoolers 5+ and their parents. Registration required.Older students can use Tinkercad to use computer-aided design to make Lego creations or work on more complex mechanized lego projects. Please email sroberts@warrenlib.org at least 24 hours in advance if you are interested, so that the proper materials can be prepared.

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Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Tuesday, April 23, 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
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Choose a book from our collection and practice reading to Certified Therapy Pup Caroline for 5-10 minutes.Registration required.

Event Type: Read-to-a-pet
Age Groups: Kids
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us as we do a couple of crazy experiments with EGGS! Take off your shoes, roll up your pant legs and be prepared to literally WALK ON EGGSHELLS.  We also try a few more egg-periments and yes we may crack a few, or a dozen.  So please wear appropriate clothing that will allow you to get a bit messy.  Ages 6-10.  Registration Required. 

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Wednesday, April 24, 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, April 24, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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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Age Groups: All Ages
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Open-ended discovery as we build with Legos and more. Designed for homeschoolers 5+ and their parents. Registration required.Older students can use Tinkercad to use computer-aided design to make Lego creations or work on more complex mechanized lego projects. Please email sroberts@warrenlib.org at least 24 hours in advance if you are interested, so that the proper materials can be prepared.

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Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn the game of chess, challenge and teach your peers.Ages 6 & up, registration required.

Event Type: Games
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville), Conference Room

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.  Short stories are available on the events board at the Southwest Branch.

Event Type: Book Discussion
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Thursday, April 25, 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, April 25, 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, April 25, 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, April 25, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Interested in circuits, microcontrollers, electronics, and robotics? COme to the Makerspace to work on your projects and meet others. Our resident maker will be there to answer questions, point you towards resources and lend a helping hand.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Teens, Kids, Adult
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Girls Who Code offers free after-school programs for 3rd-5th girls to join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models using computer science to change the world. The curriculum is designed for students with a wide range of computer science experience. Ages 8-11. Registration required. All materials provided.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Kids
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Girls Who Code offers free after-school programs for grade 6-12 girls to join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models using computer science to change the world. The curriculum is designed for students with a wide range of computer science experience. Ages 11-18. Registration required. All materials provided.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Teens, Kids
Thursday, April 25, 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. 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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Age Groups: All Ages
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn the art and science of papermaking in this hands-on Earth Day activity. We'll recycle newspaper from the library to create our own handmade paper, embellished with flowers and herbs. Lots of messy science fun. Please dress appropriately.Ages 5+ Children under 8 must have a parent. Registration required.

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Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for a panel discussion about the importance of Organ Donation.  April is Organ Donation Awareness month.Come and learn about how organ donation and how it has helped save lives.  More details to follow.

Event Type: Special Event
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Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Please join us to make a lovely wooden recipe box adorned with paint, stenciled designs and/or modge podge.  Please also bring a favorite recipe to share and we can make copies for the entire group. 

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Adult
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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: Kids, Teens, Adult
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Please join us for an adventure into virtual reality.  Travel around the world, visit the International Space Station or become a Star Wars android!  There is so much fun to be had exploring this immersive technology.  The program is for seniors (ages 55+ and over).  Registration RequiredThe Virtual Reality (VR) technology requires you to wear a VR headset that covers your eyes and ears.  There are additional handheld controllers as well.  

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups:
Monday, April 29, 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. 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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Open-ended discovery as we build with Legos and more. Designed for homeschoolers 5+ and their parents. Registration required.Older students can use Tinkercad to use computer-aided design to make Lego creations or work on more complex mechanized lego projects. Please email sroberts@warrenlib.org at least 24 hours in advance if you are interested, so that the proper materials can be prepared.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for weekly story time.

Event Type: Storytime, Music & Dance
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Tuesday, April 30, 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
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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
Age Groups: Adult

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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