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Events for March 11, 2019
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Nature Time Together Drop Ins Enjoy the wonders of nature with your child. Children (and parents!) drop in any time and learn about nature through a brief lesson and craft. Topics will differ from week to week. LOCATION: Nature Center, Jakes Branch County Park, Beachwood DATE: Mondays, January 14 - January 28 - February 11...Find out more »
Rhyme Time - (ages 6-36 months with a parent or caregiver) Share rhymes, finger plays, peek-a-boo games, and a story during this fast-paced 20-minute program.Find out more »
Story Time and a fun craft for three and four-yr.-olds and their caregiver. Registration is not required. There are two sessions: 10:30-11:15 and 1:00-1:45.Find out more »
Come and hear assorted children’s stories read by our enthusiastic booksellers.Find out more »
Join us at the Longport branch of the Atlantic County Library every Monday (11am) & Saturday (10:30am) morning for our weekly Storytime and Craft! This event takes no longer than an hour, and does not require registration.Find out more »
The whole family will enjoy Timestorm, a sci-fi historical radio drama about twelve-year-old twins Alexa and Beni, ordinary kids from Elizabeth, NJ, who must travel through an inter-dimensional portal and preserve Puerto Rico’s lost history. Presented by the New Jersey Theatre Alliance.Find out more »
Make use of our new Mini-Makerspace items, including Lego robotics, Squishy Circuits, Snap Circuits, the Makey-Makey, and LittleBits. Runs concurrently with Tutor Time, where children and teens can get free homework help and nutritious snacks.Find out more »
This is a FREE event open to North Bergen and Guttenberg residents in Grades Kindergarten and up. Please register at the Youth Services Desk.Find out more »
A New Jersey tradition continues: the Big Joe Jersey Talent Show on the beach at Jenkinson’s in Point Pleasant Beach! Truly a New Jersey tradition! The Big Joe Jersey Talent Show returns to Point Pleasant Beach every Sunday night starting in June. This year one grand prize winner goes home with an amazing prize —...Find out more »
Are the Big Dipper and Orion’s Belt all you know in the night sky? How about all the other stars up there? Come learn your way around the heavens. Make a star wheel to take home and help your family navigate and appreciate the night sky from your own backyard. No telescope needed! Learn to...Find out more »