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Networking for Introverts

Networking for Introverts

Posted April 17, 2018


Do you hate to make small talk? Does the very word ‘networking’ make you cringe? This workshop on April 18 at 7 pm is for you!
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Do you hate to make small talk? Does the very word ‘networking’ make you cringe? This workshop on April 18 at 7 pm is for you! More Info


Autism Documentary & Discussion on Wednesday

Autism Documentary & Discussion on Wednesday

Posted April 16, 2018


In recognition of Autism Awareness Month, join us for a screening of the documentary, "Swim Team," followed by a Q&A with the director on Wednesday, April 18 at 6:30 PM.
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Recycling Lecture Thursday

Recycling Lecture Thursday

Posted April 15, 2018


In a world of over 7 billion people, can individuals really make a difference in combating climate change and other environmental impacts? Find out more from Dr. Kevin Lyons of Rutgers University on Thursday, April 19th at 7PM.
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Friends Of The Library Host Designer Handbag Bingo

Friends Of The Library Host Designer Handbag Bingo

Posted April 13, 2018


The annual Designer Handbag Bingo returns on Friday, May 11. Tickets are on sale now. 
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The annual Designer Handbag Bingo returns on Friday, May 11. Tickets are on sale now. 
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Friends Of The Library Annual Book and Media Sale Ends Sunday

Friends Of The Library Annual Book and Media Sale Ends Sunday

Posted April 13, 2018


Thousands of books, audio books, DVDs and CDs will be available for purchase at Brunswick Square Mall from April 9-15, with proceeds benefitting the East Brunswick Public Library.
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Bicycle Workshop Tonight

Bicycle Workshop Tonight

Posted April 12, 2018


On Thursday, April 12 at 7PM, join representatives from Central Jersey Bicycle Club, NJ Bike & Walk Coalition, and Planet Bike for a workshop to help you get road-ready for cycling this summer.
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East Brunswick Public Library Foundation Sponsors Library Fine Elimination Program For Children and Teens

East Brunswick Public Library Foundation Sponsors Library Fine Elimination Program For Children and Teens

Posted April 11, 2018


East Brunswick Public Library customers will not have to pay overdue fines for children’s and teen items checked out at the library. More Info

East Brunswick Public Library customers will not have to pay overdue fines for children’s and teen items checked out at the library. More Info


We Love Animals!

We Love Animals!

Posted April 07, 2018


EBPL continues its Reading-to-Action Project, which includes a series events and volunteer projects. This year's theme is "Animals". From learning about animal psychology to pet therapy to other service-related activities, there is a program for every animal lover in your family.
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Vote for your Favorite Pet!

April through May
As part of the Reading to Action project going on for the next couple of weeks in the library, come to the Youth Services  department to Vote for Your Favorite Pet.  Customers and staff can vote with a penny and all donations will go to a local animal shelter.   You may vote as many time as you like! This will continue until the middle of May.

Cat Food Drive

April 15-27
Please donate one of the following items below to give to our local shelters. The box is located in the lobby.
  • Friskies Wet Cat Food
  • Natural Balance L.I.D. (Limited Ingredient Diets) Dry Cat Food
  • KMR Milk Replacer (liquid and dry)
 

Read To A Dog

Saturday, April 21, 10:30 am
Young readers in grades K-5 are invited to read a story to a dog, thanks to the pooch-furry folks at Furry Angels Therapy Dogs. Each reader will spend one hour with man's best friend to practice reading out loud. Bring in your favorite story or check one out from the library! Furry Angels Therapy Dogs is a nonprofit organization that trains dogs to work with people of all ages and disabilities.
 

Can My Dog Become a Therapy Dog?

Saturday, April 21, 11:45 am
Furry Angels Therapy Dogs describe what therapy dogs do, how they are trained, and if your dog might qualify.
 

Pet Café

Sunday, April 22, 1:00 -3:30 pm
Come meet some little friends who are looking for forever homes.
 

Reading to Action Book Group: Animal Wise: How Animals Think and Feel by Virginia Morell

Tuesday, April 24, 7:00 pm
Animal Wise takes us on a dazzling odyssey into the inner world of animals and among the pioneering researchers who are leading the way into once-uncharted territory: the animal mind. In this surprising and moving book, Morell brings the world of nature brilliantly alive in a deeply felt appreciation of the human-animal bond.
 

Craft for a Cause: Knit & Crochet Cat Blankets

Tuesday, April 24, 7:00 pm
Join us for a special knitting & crochet evening to make cat blankets for the New Beginnings Animal Rescue.
 

Dog Training Q&A with Paws for Applause

Wednesday, April 25, 7:00 pm
Sal Curcurato will discuss the importance of early puppy socialization and the responsibilities of dog ownership. He'll answer all of your questions. Humans welcome. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


The Jews of Tsarist Russia and Bessarabia Before the Holocaust

The Jews of Tsarist Russia and Bessarabia Before the Holocaust

Posted April 06, 2018


Join us for the fifth and final installment of "The Jews of Eastern Europe Before the Holocaust" series on Sunday, April 8 at 2:30 pm.
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Join us for the fifth and final installment of "The Jews of Eastern Europe Before the Holocaust" series on Sunday, April 8 at 2:30 pm.
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Learn About Pinterest Tonight!

Learn About Pinterest Tonight!

Posted April 05, 2018


Take out Pinterest class tonight at 6:30 pm!
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Take out Pinterest class tonight at 6:30 pm!
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