Township of Washington Public Library

144 Woodfield Road, Township of Washington, NJ 07676                              P.201.664.4586       F.201.664.7331 
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Kids Programs:
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Fall Storytimes
September 12 - November 17
Friday Friends
Fridays @ 10am
Ages 0-2 years old

15 minutes of circle time followed by 30 minutes of free play for babies with their caregivers.  
no class 10/27
2 Year Olds
Storytime
Tuesdays @ 10am
A more traditional story time where children and caregivers read, sing, and participate in activities together.
no class 11/7
Preschool Storytime
Ages 3-5

Tues @ 3:45pm
OR
Wednesdays @ 10am

Stories, activities, and crafts.  
no class 11/7
Dear Parents and Caregivers,
On behalf of the BCCLS community,we invite you to read 1,000 books with your child before he or she begins kindergarten!  This is a wonderful program to help your child get excited about reading and all the life long learning benefits that come with reading.  

Please click on the links below to find more information. 
Marie Joyce, Children's Librarian

Fridays 10/13, 11/10, 12/1
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Grades K-6. For all levels. 
Instructors available for beginners. Please register.
Children's Museum of Manhattan
season passes available for Township residents
Each pass includes:

Free admission up to 4 guests
10% off all purchases at the CMOM store
Up to 20% off local restaurants &      entertainment venues


Inquire at the Circulaton Desk!
Music with Miss Fran


Fridays @ 1pm
Oct 6 & 20
Nov 3 & 17
Dec 1 & 15
ages 2 1/2 - 5 with caregiver
Enjoy music and fun with Miss Fran!




Library Policy: Children under the age of ten years must be accompanied by a caregiver at all times while in the Library
Cartooning Class
Mondays at 5:30pm
9/25, 10/16, 11/27 & 12/18
Grades 3-6
Work with John on improving your skills!
Chess Club
Thanksgiving Story Time
Crafternoon

Grades K-6
New Day! Mondays @ 3:45pm

September 18- DIY Pencil Case
October 16 - Sand Art
November 13 - Button Decoration
December 11 - Paint Ceramic Penguins

 Our programs are open to children of all abilites.
Read to Rosie
Thursday October 12
 @ 3:30pm

Come and read to Rosie the therapy dog!
Picture Book Walk
Saturday November 18 from 10-4
Enjoy the fall weather on our beautiful grounds while reading a story and making a scarecrow craft. 
no registration needed




Wish Day!
 Thursday Sept. 28

 Stop by the library to celebrate the newest book from Katherine Applegate. Enter to win a copy of "Wishtree". Make a wish to give a book to children in need.

 No registration. 
Grades K and up.​
Minecraft

Fridays 10/20, 11/17, 12/15
5pm - 6pm

Grades 3 and up. 
Must have own device and login.
Please Register.
International Game Day

November 2 @ 3:30pm





STEM Lab
Now Every Week!

Wednesdays 10/4 - 11/8
3:45pm - 4:30pm

Grades K-6. Each week features different experiences in coding and building.


Tuesday 11/21 @ 3:45pm 
ages 3-6
Please bring canned or boxed goods for local food pantry.
Please Register.
Bergen County Zoo Wild and Crafty Animal Tales

November 29 @ 3:30pm
Stories and Crafts and a special animal guest.
Please Register.