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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Spring Storytimes
March 21 - May 12
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.  

2 Year Olds
Storytime
Tuesdays @ 9:30am

A more traditional story time where children and caregivers read, sing, and participate in activities together.
Preschool Storytime
Ages 3-5

Tues @ 3:45pm
OR
Wednesdays @ 10am

Stories, activities, and crafts.  
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

Wednesday April 19, 3:45-4:30
Grades K and up

Work on Lego Quest Challenges for 20 minutes and free play for 20 minutes. This month’s challenge is to design a playground. No registration.


 Rosie our Therapy Dog will be here as a patient listener and for hugs. You can choose the book, or read one of Rosie’s picks! Pre-readers welcome.

Friday April  21 @ 3:45pm.

Ages 5 and up. For all levels. 
Instructors available. Please register.
Read to Rosie
Lego League
STEM Lab
Wednesday, March 29th
 from 3:45-4:30

Grades K and up.
Try out our circuits, robots, and more! Please register as space is limited.
Minecraft & Pokemon Club
Friday April 21, 5pm-6pm
Grades 3-6
We are combining these two popular games into one great club! Bring your own cards and or device. You must have your own Minecraft account. Snacks will be served. 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

April 7 & 21 @ 1pm
ages 2 1/2 - 5 with caregiver
Enjoy music and fun with Miss Fran!
Call to Register!



Library Policy: Children under the age of ten years must be accompanied by a caregiver at all times while in the Library
Grades K and up
March 27, April 3,17,24 at 3:45 
not meeting April 10
Work with a teen buddy on your reading skills.​
Reading Buddies
Crafternoon
 April 5th at 3:45pm

Grades K and up.
Make a Plastic Egg Ninja 
 Please register.
Cartooning Class
January 23, February 13, March 6, April 3
at 5:30pm
Grades 3-6
Work with John on improving your skills!
Stuffed Animal Sleepover

March 30 & April 20 at
 3:30pm
Preschool Yoga
April 6 & 27 at 1 pm
Ages 2.5 to 5 with caregiver.
Stretch and relax with Miss Margaret.
 Please call to register.
Chess Club
NJ Maker Day
March 24th and 25th

2 days of hands-on, creative activities for all ages! Activities will range from sewing and cross-stich to knitting, crafting and using the Cricut. All supplies will be provided.
No registration necessary. Make sure to get a full schedule of events at the front desk! 
Family Egg Dye Event
Fantastic Beasts 
(and where to find them)
 Crafts and Scavenger Hunt
April 6 @ 3:45pm

This Family event celebrates the release of the latest Harry Potter Movie