Author Archives: alemay

Well Done, Summer Readers!

Did you like the superhero theme for our 2015 Summer Reading Program? We had a lot of fun with it! Over 450 children participated in recording reading and attending library programs, and they all earned some prizes! If you attended … Continue reading

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Summer Reading is coming!

Registration for the 2015 Summer Reading Program, “Every Hero Has a Story,” begins June 15th! You can register online or in person at the library. Read on your own or be read to by others! Read what you like! All reading … Continue reading

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Come to our award-winning program!

The Reading Connection has won an award! The NJ State Library awards four grants, the Best Practices in Early Literacy Award, to four libraries in the state for outstanding programs that foster literacy skills in young children, and our Reading … Continue reading

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Tuckers’ Tales Puppet Co. presents “Sock Monkey Mysteries”

The sock monkeys have lost their teddy bears! Where can they be? Children are invited to bring their favorite bear or stuffed toy to see this puppet show especially written for preschool children. Tuckers’ Tales will present three short sock … Continue reading

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Disney’s Frozen – A Sing-along Movie Event

Sunday February 1, 2015 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM Community Rm A+B A special Family Reading Club Event for Ages 4 – 11 years! Wear your favorite costume from the movie and bring a picnic lunch or just a snack … Continue reading

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Get Ready for the Night at the Movies Family Reading Club!

It’s all about the books for our winter reading program – books that were made into movies, that is! Check the ones on this list to see what intrigues you … and DO plan some family reading time, reading one … Continue reading

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December Programs for Little Ones

There is still a full week of programming for toddlers and preschool children at both the main and the branch libraries! Scribble Time: Space is available in our award-winning Scribble Time program for ages 12 – 36 months. We added … Continue reading

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A Traditional Puppet Show! Coming December 9!

Punch and Judy Puppet Show! Tuesday, December 9 @ 7:00 p.m. Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Gather ’round and observe the antics of one of the best known performers of all time! Why, for more than 350 years, standing room only … Continue reading

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What’s your Thanksgiving Weather Forecast?

Is it, by chance, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs? Or turkey? Or pumpkin pie? Get ready for the annual Thanksgiving food fest by bringing a lunch or just a snack to our Family Film CafĂ© on Sunday, November 23, … Continue reading

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Meet the Author!

Mabel Elizabeth Singletary will visit the main library on Sunday, November 16, at 2:30 p.m. to visit with children and their families and read from her books. She will pose for pictures with the children and sign their copies of … Continue reading

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