Here are some adult events and programs happening this week, from Monday 3/18 to Sunday 3/24! For a complete look at what’s happening at the library this month including children’s, teen, and Franklin Park programs, please click here for our online calendar!
Caregiver Series: Work and Life Balance – Tuesday, 3/19 at 10:30am
Focusing on how a caregiving experience impacts your daily life and the workplace. How does an employee who cares for a family member with a chronic illness or injury keep his or her career on tract? How does the workplace remain productive and profitable when as an employee or employer also tries to manage an intensely personal experience like caregiving? The presentation provides information regarding the benefits and challenges, as well as, helpful insight in caring for a loved one, managing life and work.
Provided by the Somerset County Office on Aging and Disability Services.
How to Write and Publish Your First Book – Wednesday, 3/20 at 7pm
NJ Makers Day – Saturday, 3/23
Join us for the 5th Annual NJ Makers Day. Maker activities will be held at the Franklin Park Branch from 10 am – noon and at the Main Library from 1:30 pm – 4 pm. NJ Makers Day is a statewide event that celebrates and promotes maker culture, as well as the values associated with making, tinkering and STEM-based learning.
This year, activities will involve programming robots, making dog and cat toys, quilting, building with straws and connectors, and more! In addition to the all the fun and learning, attendees will be ‘making a difference’ by giving back to local non-profits like Second Chance for Animals and Children’s Specialized Hospital. NJ Makers Day is funded in part by the New Jersey State Library and the PSEG Foundation. Click here for more info!
All ages are welcome! No registration needed!