46 Mount Pleasant Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052
973-736-0198

Children's Special Events

Fall Youth Programs

Book Bingo
Mondays, October 23 and November 27 
6:30 PM
Open to all ages
Stop by and play the literacy version of bingo - no registration is required. Program lasts 30 minutes.


Lego Club
Tuesdays 4:00 - 5:00 PM
September 5, October 3, November 7, & December 5
Come build Legos and make new friends. Grades K-5.


Homework Club
All ages
Mondays 4:00 - 5:00PM
October 9 - November 13
In the Children's Room


Creature Comforts
Mondays 4:30 PM
September 11, October 2, November 6, December 4
Children practice reading to a trained therapy dog.



Book Clubs!

Speaking of Stories 
Tuesdays 4:30PM
September 12, October 10, November 14, and December 12 
Grades 4-5, registration required.

Yakety-Yak 
Tuesdays 4:30PM
September 19, October 17, November 21, and December 19
Grades 2-3, registration required.



Older children

Craft Event
Monday, September 18 
4:00 - 5:00PM
Paint your own Pet Rock


Rick Riordan
Trivia Party
Thursday, October 19
4:00 - 5:00PM


S.T.E.A.M. Club
(science, technology, engineering, art, & math)
Ages 8-12
Tuesdays 4:00 - 5:00PM
September 26, October 24, November 28

*We've formed a partnership with the West Orange High School Science Department!  WOHS teachers will be here to lead our STEAM programs!  9/26 - Robotics with Ms. Petrella and Mr. Grossman, 10/24 - Solar Power with Mr. DelGuercio,  11/28 - Snap Circuits with Ms. Coen.

 


Halloween Events
Spooky Story Writing Workshop
Thursday, October 26, 4:00 - 5:00PM
Halloween Story Hour
Monday, October 30, 4:00 - 5:00PM


Special Programs

27th Annual Mayor's 5K Run/Walk
Sunday, September 24, 2017
Event Location: 66 Main Street West Orange
Event Time: 10:00AM

Register Now!


Hispanic Heritage Month Children's Program
Monday, September 25, 4:00pm-5:00pm 
Stop by the library before the flag raising ceremony at Town Hall and join Jesse Rivera on musical trip to Spanish speaking countries through stories and songs.


International Games Day
@ your library
Saturday, November 18, 1:00 - 4:00PM
Drop in and play a board game with family and friends! No registration required. All ages welcome. Parents are encouraged to play with their children.


Save the Date!
Winter Wonderland Storytime
Saturday, December 2 
2:00PM