Library News

We Want Your Feedback

We Want Your Feedback

Posted September 21, 2022


East Brunswick Public Library is interested in learning from you about how to improve our services and plan for the future! More Info


We are looking for community members for focus groups to provide feedback and make recommendations to improve the library. 

We will be having three 90-minute discussions here at the library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center Drive) on Wednesday, September 28.  Here are the three sessions:

Session 1: Parents of Young Children at 10:00 am

Session 2: Adults at 2:00 pm

Session 3: Adults at 6:00 pm


Registration is required for all focus groups, and registration is limited. All participants will receive a $25 gift card. 


Family Photo Shoot

Family Photo Shoot

Posted September 21, 2022


The Friends of the Library are hosting a Family Photo Shoot fundraiser this October! More Info


Our Friend-ly photographer Michael Molfetto will be taking family photos at the library Saturday, October 22 from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm and Sunday, October 23 from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm. Sessions will be held at 15-minute intervals in the library meeting rooms. Each session costs $55 and includes at least three poses and three digital images suitable for holiday cards. If you are interested, please write to ebfriends@ebpl.org to let us know what date and time you would prefer and we’ll do our best to accommodate you. Please include your cell phone number in your reply. Limited number of appointments available.

All proceeds benefit programming at East Brunswick Public Library.
 


Celebration Tree

Celebration Tree

Posted September 20, 2022


Help us make a “gleeful tree-full” of handcrafted granny squares designed by our multicultural and multigenerational community. More Info

Submit 6-inch-by-6-inch granny squares made of synthetic yarn by November 1 at the East Brunswick Recreation Department (334 Dunhams Corner Road) or the East Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center).

Need supplies? Check out the Crocheting and Knitting Maker Kits at the East Brunswick Public Library. These kits are available to all East Brunswick Public Library cardholders. Call 732-390-6785 or 732-390-6789.

For more information about Lap Tapestry Project Plus, call East Brunswick Recreation at 732-390-6797. All are welcome to join Lap Tapestry Project Plus meetings at the East Brunswick Public Library every second Wednesday of every month from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.

This program is a partnership between the East Brunswick Public Library, East Brunswick Recreation & Parkas and East Brunswick Arts Commission.


Introduction to Watercolors

Introduction to Watercolors

Posted September 19, 2022


Join us for a three-part Introduction to Watercolors class starting on October 4. Click here for more information.


Friends of the Library Bulb Sale

Friends of the Library Bulb Sale

Posted September 15, 2022


The Friends of the Library have a fall fundraising program with Dutch Mill Bulbs! Learn More


Choose from a variety of flower bulbs and plants, including tulips, hyacinths and more! The library receives 50% of all bulb purchases!

Order online here.

Funds raised from the bulb sale support programs and special events at East Brunswick Public Library. To learn more about the Friends of the Library, click here.


Stop & Shop Food Drive

Stop & Shop Food Drive

Posted September 14, 2022


Saturday, September 17 / 10am - 2pm Read More


Borrow an iPad Day at the Library

Borrow an iPad Day at the Library

Posted September 01, 2022


Did you know that you can borrow an iPad from the library? Learn more this Wednesday, September 7 from 11:00 to 3:00 pm. More Info


Did you know that you can borrow an iPad from the library?   Our iPads can be used for meetings, searching, or just having fun!   We’re calling it NJHealthConnect@Your Library.  iPads come preloaded with links to Zoom, Webex, DuckDuckGo, places for health information, and more!
 
iPads can be borrowed for 2 weeks through the library catalog, www.ebpl.org, and type in:  NJHealthConnect


REMINDER

REMINDER

Posted August 26, 2022


East Brunswick Public Library is closed on Sundays during the month of August.


Library Closed For The Remainder of August 23

Library Closed For The Remainder of August 23

Posted August 23, 2022


Due to a facilities issue, East Brunswick Public Library is closed for the remainder of August 23, 2022.


Blood Drive on August 25

Blood Drive on August 25

Posted August 18, 2022


New Jersey Blood Services has declared a blood emergency! Click here to learn how you can donate blood on August 25.

New Jersey Blood Services has declared a blood emergency! Blood donations have decreased significantly over the past several weeks and inventory currently stands at a 1-2 day level. Hospitals and patients rely on life-saving blood donations. Donate on Thursday, 8/25 , 1pm – 7pm at the East Brunswick Public Library Blood Drive. Sign up here smarturl.it/NJBS_FBEvent  search sponsor code “68743”.