August Calendar

2015 August Young Adult Programs

Main Library (485 DeMott Lane, Somerset, NJ, 08873):

Registration is open for the Library’s Summer Reading Program “Young Adults Escape the Ordinary!” Young Adults ages 11—18 are welcome to sign up and earn prizes this summer for reading. Log your readings online and earn book bucks & raffle tickets. Redeem book bucks for items in the Main Library—Historical Room PRIZE SHOWCASE! Reading for school counts!
Summer Reading Buddies (Mondays, July 6, 13, 20, 27 @ 6 –8 pm Children’s Department) Registration is CLOSED for this 6-week program (July 6—August 10). Registration for next summer will begin around May 1, 2016.

Surprise Teen Craft (Tuesday, August 4 @ 7—8:30 pm Community Room)

Young adults ages, 10 – 18 are welcome to join us for this surprise craft event. Will it be colorful? Will it be in 3D? Can you wear it? Come and find out what we’ll be making next at the Library! Registration is required

Surprise Teen Craft (Thursday, August 13 @ 7—8:30 pm Community Room)

Young adults ages, 10 – 18 are welcome to join us for this surprise craft event. Will it be colorful? Will it be in 3D? Can you wear it? Come and find out what we’ll be making next at the Library! Registration is required

Teens End of Summer Pizza Party (Tuesday, August 18 @ 6:30—8:30 pm Community Room)

Young adults ages 10 – 18 are welcome to join us as we celebrate the end of the 2015 Summer Reading Program with a pizza party! Teens will also be given the opportunity to help us redecorate the Young Adult Room by working on posters and wall art that will be hung in the fall. All materials will be provided. Registration is required

 Franklin Park Branch (3391 Rt. 27 S. Franklin Park, N.J., 08823)

Young Adult Yarn (YAY) Club:

Wednesday’s @ 3—4:45 pm (Teen Area)YAYCLUBLOGO

Teens ages, 10-18 are invited to join us in the Franklin Park Branch Young Adult area as we knit and crochet in the Library.

Beginners are welcome!

The Library will provide a limited amount of needles and hooks for in-Library use only.  Participants are encouraged to purchase their own tools (size US8 knitting needles, or size H crochet hook), and a skein of solid color worsted weight yarn for at home use.

If this is your first visit please register online at www.franklintwp.org