The library building may be closed, but the virtual library is open.

Our librarians are available to answer your questions Monday - Friday from 10:00 - 6:00 pm. Click here or call 732-390-6767. A librarian will respond to your request as soon as possible.

Curbside Pickup available Monday - Friday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm, Saturday 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Book drops open Monday - Friday 9 am - 6 pm, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm

 
 

2020 Week of Making at East Brunswick Public Library

All Week of Making Events have been postponed.

 

Join us for a week-long celebration March 16-20, 2020!

 

East Brunswick Public Library joins schools, colleges, libraries and other groups across the state in celebrating the sixth annual Wek Of Making. We have a whole week of workshops to show the community the importance of exploring new opportunities for education, entrepreneurship and hands-on learning.

Our New Jersey Makers Day event scheduled for March 21 has been postponed. It will be rescheduled for late spring.

 

Schedule subject to change.

 

STITCHERY CIRCLE: CROSS STITCH A BUTTON (ADULTS)

Monday, March 16, 7:00 pm

Learn how to cross stitch a button with our Stitchery Circle! The group meets on the third Monday of the month.

 

CUTTING THE CORD (ADULTS)

 

Tuesday, March 17, 3:00 pm

Video and live television that don’t require a cable package are a rapidly expanding market. Streaming services have massive libraries that provide a trove of ad-free movies, TV shows, and documentaries. With new options available, many people save money each month by canceling their cable television subscription in favor of streaming video over the Internet.
 

BICYCLE REPAIR WORKSHOP (ADULTS): REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Tuesday, March 17, 7:00 pm

Learn how to maintain and repair the most common issues associated with riding a bike with staff from Kim’s Bike Shop.

 

CHAINMAIL POT-SCRUBBERS (ADULTS): REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Tuesday, March 17, 7:15 pm

Learn the basics of making chainmail to create a pot scrubber for a cast iron pan.

 

INTRO TO 3D PRINTING (ADULTS): REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Wednesday, March 18, 6:30 pm

Learn about 3D modeling, basic printing, materials selection, and watch a demonstration of the library's new Prusa 3D printer. Attendees will have the chance to start a 3D model design using TinkerCad during the workshop.

 

GOPRO WORKSHOP (ADULTS): REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Wednesday, March 18, 6:30 pm

Learn how to use the GoPro Hero5 from basics of set up to creative uses of this versatile camera.
(Limited tickets for teens aged 16 and older available at the Youth Services Desk).

 

TOTE BAG WITH CRICUT MAKER (ADULTS): REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Thursday, March 19, 7:00 pm

Learn to use our Cricut Maker to create a custom tote bag using heat transfer vinyl.

 

AMIGURUMI CREATIONS (ADULTS): REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Thursday, March 19, 7:00 pm

Learn to crochet small creatures with the Japanese Amigurumi method. ! You must already know how to crochet—this is not an introductory class. Please bring crochet hooks. Limited yarn provided.

(Limited tickets for teens aged 16 and older available at the Youth Services Desk).
 

CROCHET REFRESHER (ADULTS): REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Friday, March 20, 1:00 pm

Know how to crochet, but are out of practice or have an issue with a project you’re working on? Come get some help and get back on track! You must already know how to crochet—this is not an introductory class.

 

COMPUTER SAFETY (ADULTS): REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Saturday, March 21, 1:00 pm

Learn to make better passwords with members of our Geek League!

 

NEW JERSEY MAKERS DAY (CHILDREN AND FAMILIES)

Saturday, March 21, 11:00 - 4:00 pm
Our New Jersey Makers Day event scheduled for March 21 has been postponed. It will be rescheduled for late spring.