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Kids Events

Our programs for kids are diverse and cover a wide range of interests. Register for our programs by calling (732) 745-5108 ext.16. If you have any questions about our events for kids, please send us your messages! Call us at (732) 745-5108 ex.15. Email our Children's Librarian, Karen, at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Or email our Middle-Grade Librarian, Chelsea, at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read and Play

Wednesdays from 11:00 to 11:45 a.m.

Parents and other caregivers: bring your little ones for storytime and play at the library!

Open to ages 0-4.

More Play Time

Wednesdays from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Join Ms. Luz from The Children's Center of Middlesex County for some additional play time immediately after the library's Read & Play Story Time. (Come to either or both!)

Open to ages 0-4.

Kids' Community Council

Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m., September 11 - December 18 (with no meeting on 11/20).

Are you in grade 5, 6, 7, or 8? Are you a resident of New Brunswick, and interested in making your community a better place? Are you free on Tuesdays at 4 p.m. to attend meetings? If you answered yes to all of these, come join the Kids' Community Council! We are New Brunswick kids who meet once a week to discuss issues important to us and help take care of the library. Snacks provided.

Please fill out the registration form at this link, or pick up a copy in the Children's Room. Any questions, ask Ms. Chelsea.

A. S. K. Club

Mondays, October 1 - November 19 at 4:00 p.m.

The A.S.K. (After School Kids') Club explores science and math concepts in fun ways!

For grades 4 and up. Parents are also welcome: see your student build the critical thinking skills they need, and have some fun yourself!

"A.S.K. Club: Polar Ambassadors" will be offered in partnership with the Rutgers Geology Museum beginning December 3. Stay tuned for more details!

Young Athletes

Thursdays at 4:00 p.m.;

October 18 through November 15 for ages 5-7.

This free, inclusive program sponsored by the Special Olympics helps children to: improve gross motor skills, celebrate what your child CAN do, improve social and language skills, learn to play with a purpose, and develop skills for future preparation in sports. Registration is required and is FULL as of October 29.

Nutcracker Story Time

Tuesday, November 13 at 6:30 p.m.

Enjoy a reading of this classic story, learn about ballet, and meet some ballet dancers! Presented by the American Repertory Ballet.

For families and children of all ages.

Chess Club

Tuesdays November 20 and December 4, at 6:30 p.m.

For children in grades K-6 who want to learn how to play chess or who want to become better chess players.

Held in the Story Time Room, in the Children's Room.

Lego Club

Friday, November 30 at 3:30 p.m.

This month's challenge for the Lego Club is: Using just 20 Lego pieces, build a structure that will not break apart when dropped!

For children in grades K-6.

Suggested Reading

Ms. Karen and Ms. Chelsea put together some lists based on reading age. Here are some great books for:

Infants Preschoolers Kindergarteners First graders Second graders Third graders Fourth graders Fifth graders Sixth graders

We recommend these sites to help you pick your next book: