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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, through June 26 (with no meeting on February 6), 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.

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


Tales with Tails

Mondays, January 22 & 29, at 4:30 p.m.

Meet some of the wonderful therapy dogs of Bright and Beautiful right here at the library! Stop by to read them a story, and learn more about how therapy dogs can help us. This is a great way to improve your reading or get to know dogs a little better. Dogs are great listeners and love people, and will enjoy meeting all interested attendees!

For children up to age 12.


Kind Kids

Tuesday, January 23, at 6:30 p.m.

Choose kindness and spread kindness! Listen to stories about being kind to yourself and to others, participate in games that encourage teamwork, and help create a Kindness Quilt to display in the library to show others how to be kind. Be a kind kid!

This event is presented as part of the Windows of Understanding project, in collaboration with the New Brunswick Community Arts Council and Mason Gross School of the Arts. (Please visit www.windowsofunderstanding.org for more info.)

Open to kids of all ages, and their parents.


Lego Club

Thursday, January 25, at 4:00 p.m.

Join us each month for a new building challenge. January's challenge is PRESSURE! Build a strong Lego cave that will not collapse on a Lego miner.

For grades K-6.


A.S.K. Club

Mondays, February 26 through April 16, at 4:00 p.m.

Beat the winter blues with hands-on science & math fun! 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!

Please register at the Children's Circulation Desk.

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: