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3:00 pm

Teen Thursdays at Bound Brook Library

April 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday, repeating until May 23, 2019

Bound Brook Library, 402 E High Street
Bound Brook, NJ United States

Relax after school with activities like video games, ping pong, and board games. Snacks will be served.

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3:30 pm

Earth Science at North Plainfield Library

April 18 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
North Plainfield Library, 6 Rockview Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ United States
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Tinker, create, and experiment in our Learning Lab. We’ll be exploring the Earth on which we live using STEAM including making seed bombs, testing how soil erodes, and more!

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7:00 pm

Night Rhymes at Franklin Township Library

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 27, 2019

Franklin Township Library, 1584 Coles Mill Road
Franklinville, NJ United States

Encourage language development in your little ones! Parents or grandparents are invited to share some nursery rhyme fun with their children ages 0 - 4 years.     This program is designed to help increase your child's attention span by alternating active rhymes, chants, and quiet activities.  Please allow enough time to check in at the Children's...

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Twilight Tales Story Time at Somerville Library

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until May 23, 2019

Somerville Library, 35 West End Avenue
Somerville, NJ United States

Early evening stories and songs for children and their caregivers. This program recommended for children ages 24-60 months. Siblings are welcome. Pajamas a plus.

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