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10:00 am

Nature Time Together Drop Ins – Beachwood

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on January 28, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 11, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 25, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 11, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 25, 2019 at 10:00am

Nature Center, Jake Branch, County Park
Beachwood, NJ 08751
Free

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...

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10:30 am

Toddler Story Time at Piscataway Library

March 11 @ 10:30 am - 10:50 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until June 24, 2019

John F Kennedy Library – Piscataway, 500 Hoes Lane
Piscataway, NJ United States
Free

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.

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Preschool Story Time at Oakland Library

March 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until May 20, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 20, 2019

Oakland Library, 2 Municipal Plaza
Oakland, NJ United States
Free

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.

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Barnes and Noble Story Time – Brick

March 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until July 8, 2019

Barnes and Noble – Brick, 44 Brick Plaza
Brick, NJ United States
Free

Come and hear assorted children’s stories read by our enthusiastic booksellers.

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Toddler Story Time at Mullica Hill Library

March 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday and Friday, repeating until July 29, 2019

Mullica Hill Branch Library, 389 Wolfert Station Road
Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
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Free

Join us for short stories, songs and a craft. Please register.

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11:00 am

Story Time and Craft at the Longport Library

March 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Monday, repeating until June 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

Longport Public Library, 2305 Atlantic Avenue
Longport, NJ 08403 United States
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Free

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.

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Arts and Crafts at the Union City Library

March 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Monday, repeating until May 20, 2019

Union City Library, 324 43rd St
Union City, NJ United States
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Free

ARTS & CRAFTS September- June MONDAYS 11:00 AM

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11:30 am

Stages Festival: Timestorm at Island Heights Branch Library

March 11 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Island Heights Branch Ocean County Library, P.O Box 1127, 121 Central Ave.
Island Heights, NJ 08732 United States
Free

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.

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1:00 pm

Preschool Story Time at Oakland Library

March 11 @ 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 20, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 20, 2019

Oakland Library, 2 Municipal Plaza
Oakland, NJ United States
Free

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.

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3:30 pm

Makerspace Monday/Tutor Time at Ferry Ave. Library

March 11 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 24, 2019

Ferry Avenue Branch Library, 852 Ferry Ave.
Camden, NJ 08104
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Free

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.

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4:00 pm

St. Patrick’s Day Slime Event at North Bergen Library

March 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
North Bergen Main Library, 8411 Bergenline Ave
North Bergen, NJ United States
Free

This is a FREE event open to North Bergen and Guttenberg residents in Grades Kindergarten and up. Please register at the Youth Services Desk. 

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Lego Club at the Deptford Library

March 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until July 29, 2019

Deptford Free Public Library, 670 Ward Drive
Deptford, NJ 08096
Free

Come build Lego creations at the Deptford Free Public Library and have your creations displayed in our display case. Open to children of all ages. No registration required.

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6:00 pm

Point Pleasant Beach “Big Joe Talent Show”

March 11 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Jenkinson’s Boardwalk, 300 Ocean Ave 08742
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742 United States
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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 —...

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6:30 pm

Finding Your Way in the Night Sky – Duke Farms Bridgewater

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Duke Farms, 1112 Dukes Parkway West
Hillsborough, NJ 08844 United States
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$5

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...

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