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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.

¡Cuentos y Canciones!

Wednesdays, September 4, 11, 18, & 25, at 6:30 p.m.

Acompañanos para una programa de cuentos en español para niños/niñas de 2-4 años y sus padres. ¡Registrate ahora llamando al 732-745-5108 x16 o visita el Salón de Niños!

Join us for this story time in Spanish for children ages 2-4 and their caregivers. Register now by calling 732-745-5108 x16 or visiting the Children's room!

Young Athletes

Thursdays, September 12 & 19 and October 10 - 24, at 4:00 p.m.

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. All children must participate with a parent or adult guardian. All participants must wear athletic shoes.

Registration is required: Please visit this page to register. For more information, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (Please note: these dates are for children ages 2-5. There will be another program, beginning November 7, for kids ages 6-7.)

Lego Club

Friday, September 27, at 3:30 p.m.

This month's Lego Club challenge: Build an air-powered car with Legos and a balloon!

For children in grades K-6.

Kahoot Trivia Game

Monday, September 30, at 3:30 p.m.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by testing your knowledge of famous Hispanics!

For children in grades 3-6.

Kids’ Community Council

Tuesdays, October 1 – December 10, at 4:00 p.m.

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!

Manga Club

Mondays, October 7 & 28, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Children and teens in grades 4 through 12 are invited to join us in the Teen Room to talk about their favorite manga titles and what makes these books so great. On special occasions we will watch anime episodes through the Library’s Crunchyroll account.

Kids' Lego Club

Friday, October 25, at 3:30 p.m.

October's theme is Musical Monsters! While the music is playing each person will start building a monster. When the music stops, you will pass your monster to the person on your left. When the music starts again, you add on to the new monster in front of you! (No one is allowed to remove Legos from the monsters--only add them!) The game continues until all players have added to all the monsters. Let's work together to create some fabulous monsters!

For children in grades K-6.

Spooky Story Fest

Wednesday, October 30, at 7:00 p.m.

Wear your costume and celebrate the spooky season with eerie tales, ghostly snacks, and creepy crafts, inside our very own Haunted House! (In the Henry Guest House, next to the library.)

For kids in grades K-4. Registration required; visit or call the Children's Circulation Desk at 732-745-5108 x16.

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: