New Brunswick Free Public Library

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New Brunswick NJ 08901

New Brunswick Free Public Library

Teen Events

For more information about any of these events, contact the library at 732-745-5108 x20 or email Ms. Rosy at

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April > May!


Thursday, April 10

Eat & Greet with Ms. Rosy
Do you want to have a say in what goes on for tweens and teens at the library? Then come in today to tell Ms. Rosy your ideas! Snacks will be provided.
4 - 5 PM in the StoryTime Room.
For grades 4-12.

April 13 - 19

Haiku Contest
Come in to the Teen Room any time this week to fill out National Poetry Month and fill out a submission form with your best LIBRARY haiku for a chance to win a FREE book from Barnes and Noble - entries must be submitted by 4/19 to be eligible to win!
Stop by the Teen Room for details.

Monday, April 21

Monday Movie Night
Come enjoy a Monday Movie Night for all ages! Popcorn will be served. On this night, we will be showing the movie "Frozen."
6:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Download a "ticket" here! (Tickets are not required, but it's a handy save-the-date reminder!)

Monday, April 28

Poetry Anthology Reading
Join us in the meeting room as we honor the poets who were published in our annual Poetry Anthology! All ages are welcome to come and hear poets read their selected poems.
7 - 8:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
See more about the Poetry Anthology here.

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Saturday, May 3

Mason Gross Visual Arts Workshop: Kite Making
Students in grades 3 to 8 are invited to create an inspiring vision and/or dream for the future on a personal kite they will build and fly at the end of the workshop.
1 - 3 PM in the Henry Guest House.
For grades 3-8 only. Presented by the Mason Gross Extension Division - please click this link to see more details and to RSVP.

Thursday, May 8

Tween Mother's Day Craft
Come in and create a sweet gift to show the mom in your life some love this Mother's Day!
4 - 5 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
For grades 4 - 8.

Tuesday, May 13

Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman?
Join us as we step back into history! Dr. Daisy Century (of the American Historical Theatre) will portray Sojourner Truth, one of our country's advocates for women's suffrage and abolition.
This program is free and open to the public of all ages!
4 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Funded by the Horizon Speakers Bureau of the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Thursday, May 15

Grab-n-Go Book Yotes
Stop by the Teen Room anytime between 2:30 and 6 to decorate your own FREE book tote!!
2:30 - 6 PM in the Teen Room.

May 18 - 24

Teen Tech Week Contest
If you had the talent and tools to create any new technology, what would you invent and why? Come in to the Teen Room and submit your answer any time this week for a chance to win a $10 gift card!
Stop by the Teen Room for details.

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Regular Hours: Mon-Thurs: 10am-9pm; Fri & Sat: 10am-5pm; Sunday*: 1-5pm (*except in Summer)