The Library will be closing at 3pm on Wednesday November 21, 2018. The Library will be closed November 22 & 23 for Thanksgiving. ​

Children's Department

Fun and learning for newborns - grade 5
Our Programs are open to children of all abilities.
Preschooler Programs
Fall Story Times
Registration Required.
September 4 - November 20

Infants & Toddlers: Fridays @ 10am
NO CLASS NOVEMBER 9TH

2 year olds: Tuesdays @ 10am

3 - 5 year olds: Tuesdays @ 3:45pm
                                   OR
Family Story Time Wednesdays @ 6:30pm
No Story Time on Halloween

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To register click on the image above.
Story times are a wonderful learning experience for children.  Each week we will combine music, reading, crafts, puppets and flannel board stories around a theme designed to educate and entertain. 

​1000 Books
Before Kindergarten

Born To Read Literacy Bags
(For Newborns - 1.5 year olds)

To commemorate our 50th Anniversary, we are providing Literacy Bags to families with new babies.  Stop by to pick up your bag and let us welcome the newest members of our community!

​​Click on the image to use Beanstack
or 
Download the app to your phone
or 
Stop by the library for a paper log.

Sensory Play Time
Fridays Nov 30 - Dec 21 @ 10am

Music with Miss Fran
Fridays @ 1pm
September 14, October 12, November 9
 & December 14

An entertaining  music and movement class for children ages 2.5 - 5 years old with their caregiver.
Registration Required.
Click on the image to register.
Infants up to age 2 are invited to play and socialize in our sensory pools (filled with soft shapes). Other sensory toys will be on hand.
No Registration Needed

Propbox Players

Wild and Crafty
Animal Tales
Bergen County Zoo

Recommended for ages 4-8

Tuesdays Dec. 4-18 @ 4pm
A sensory friendly interactive performance. Props and activities will engage all learners in classic fairy tales.

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Ages 3 and Up
November 27 @ 3:30pm

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Yoga with Miss Danielle

Ages 2-3 with caregiver
Tuesdays Nov. 27-Dec. 18 @ 9:30am

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School Age Programs
Cartooning Class

Crafternoons

Game Club (New!)


Grades K and Up
Mondays @ 3:45pm
Please Register Each Month!

Sept 17 : School Spirit Cardinal
 Oct 15: Mummy Craft
 Nov 19: Thanksgiving Pie Garland
Dec 10: Paint Stick Snowmen

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Grades 3 -6
Mondays @ 5:30pm
Sept 24, Oct 29, Nov 26 &
Dec 17

Join  John in an exploration of cartoon characters and techniques. 
Registration Required.
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Grades 3 & Up
Fridays 3:30 - 4:30pm
Oct. 5, Nov. 2, Dec. 7

​Come and play Wii and Board Games!
Registration Required.
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Read to Rosie


Grades K - 6
New Day!
Now on Thursdays @ 3:30pm
Please Register Each Month! 

Sept 13 : Graphite School Bus
 Oct 11: Squishy Circuit Frankenstein
Nov 8:  Animals in Winter
Dec 6:  Gingerbread Slime

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STEM

Grades 3 and Up
Monday November 26 @ 3:30pm

Come and read to Rosie the therapy dog.
More dates will be posted monthly.

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Family Events

Maker Space
Saturdays in November & December

Tree Lighting & Holiday Celebration
Wednesday November 28 @ 5:30pm

Stop by the Creativity Room from 1-3pm to use some of our tech and builing toys. This is a self guided experience, and children under 10 must be accompanied at all times. There will be challenges, make and take projects, and Maker Care opportunities. Whenever possible a volunteer will be on hand to help.
No registration is needed.
The Library will be hosting its annual holiday celebration. Join us for crafts, hot cocoa, and some extra fun train rides before the town tree lighting!
Bookflix features educational books (fiction & non-fiction) for our littlest readers.  No limits on check outs or usage!  Click on the logo above and begin your adventure today!

Digital Services for kids!

Tumblebooks features chapter books to engage our developing readers in grades 1 - 4.  There are no limits on checkouts or usage.  Click on the logo above and begin your adventure today!
Non-Traditional Materials
We have a variety of STEM technology and toys available for circulation for kids. Microscopes, animation cameras, and coding toys will inspire curiosity and creativity in kids and the young at heart!
Non-traditional materials have a 2 week loan period. Please return all items inside the Township Library and do not return items to another library or in the book drop.
Our collection includes:
  • Kids Microscope kit and prepared slides
  • Telescopes
  • TV/Video Microscope
  • Stop Motion Animation Studio
  • STEM and Coding toys coming soon!