Holiday Hours:

The library will be closed Saturday, May 29 through Monday, May 31, 2021 for Memorial Day Weekend.
Materials can be renewed under My Account or returned to the book drops.
 

Children's Special Events

Email youth@westorangelibrary.org with questions, to register, and for Zoom login information or sign up through the library calendar when available.

 

Wednesdays at 4:00-6:00 PM via Zoom
Need help building your reading or math skills? Children in grades K - 8 can sign up to meet with a student from West Orange High School's National Honors Society to practice and go over questions. Virtual appointments happen using Zoom's Breakout room function. Sign up for a study buddy appointment here: bit.ly/nhsstudybuddies
 
It's Story Time via FaceBook Live (ages 2-5)
Thursdays at 11:00 AM
Listen to books and participate in activities that encourage preschool readiness (language development, fine motor skills, social skills, self-control).
 
Tuesday, April 13 at 4:00 PM
The Great Pet Escape by Victoria Jamieson. Classroom pets including GW (short for George Washington), Barry and Biter have a wild night in the halls of Daisy P. Flugelhorn Elementary.
 
Outdoor Super Science! - Starts Monday April 19
Mondays, April 19 and 26 at 4:30 PM
Join us on the lawn outside the library for socially distanced science experiments, learning, and fun! Individual sets of materials will be provided, Grades K - 6 welcome.
Rain location: beneath the library near the book drops.
 
 
Wednesday, April 21 at 4:00 PM
Special Guest! Join West Orange mom Jessica DiCicco and learn how levers and pulleys are used to lift HEAVY things.
 
Tuesday, April 27 at 4:30 PM
This month you get to talk about a book of your choice! Tell other readers what you liked about the book, and get ideas about what to read next!

Click to watch (or re-watch) a virtual event!

Jester Jim

Turtle Dance Music Performance
Mr. Matt presents a high-energy, interactive program with music, bubbles, and comedy. Get ready to DANCE. Great for all ages.

Science Tellers: "Dragons: Return of the Ice Sorceress"
Click to enjoy a performance that combines stories and experiments- storytelling with a Science Twist.

Virtual Author Visit with Cheryl Willis Hudson
Ms. Hudson is an author, editor, and the co-founder of Just Us Books.