EBPL News and Features http://www.ebpl.org EBPL News and Features RSS Feed Mon, 03 Aug 2020 11:21:29 GMT Curbside Pick Up http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28837 Good news! We now offer curbside pickup of library materials.<br><br> <a href="https://www.ebpl.org/main/ebpl-news.cfm?doctype_code=Teens%20News&doc_id=28837"><b>Click here for information curbside pickup and other EBPL updates.</b></a><div style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(70, 70, 70); cursor: text; font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; outline: transparent none 0px; white-space: pre-wrap;"> <h2><u><strong>Curbside Pickup</strong></u></h2> </div> <div style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(70, 70, 70); cursor: text; font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; outline: transparent none 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; margin-left: 40px;"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0, 0, 0)">East Brunswick Public Library is pleased to now offer Curbside Pickup.&nbsp;For your safety and the safety of our staff social distancing&nbsp;standards&nbsp;will be followed.&nbsp;See below for more information</span></span></span></div> <div style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(70, 70, 70); cursor: text; font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; outline: transparent none 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; margin-left: 40px;"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0, 0, 0)">&nbsp;</span></span></span></div> <div style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(70, 70, 70); cursor: text; font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; outline: transparent none 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; margin-left: 40px;"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0, 0, 0)"><strong>The library will accept book and media returns at the book/media drops only. </strong>All returned items will be quarantined for&nbsp;72&nbsp;hours before&nbsp;being placed back on our shelves&nbsp;and made available for checkout.&nbsp;Be advised, these items will remain on your&nbsp;library card&nbsp;until the quarantine period is complete.&nbsp;Please&nbsp;check&nbsp;our website regularly for updates to this policy.&nbsp;</span></span></span></div> <div style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(70, 70, 70); font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; white-space: pre-wrap; margin-left: 40px;"><span style="color:rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size:16px">&nbsp;</span></div> <h3 style="margin-left:40px"><strong>Curbside Pickup&nbsp;Policies&nbsp;</strong></h3> <ul> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;"><strong><u>Curbside pickup appointments will be between the hours of</u></strong><br /> Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00 am &ndash; 5:30 pm<br /> Tuesday, Thursday: 11:00 am &ndash; 7:30 pm<br /> Saturday: 10:00 am &ndash; 3:30 pm<br /> Sunday: CLOSED</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">At this time,&nbsp;curbside service will be <strong>limited to East Brunswick patrons</strong> and&nbsp;hold requests will only be taken on items belonging to the East Brunswick Public Library.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">A limit of <strong>10 adult items and 20 juvenile&nbsp;items</strong> may be picked up through curbside service&nbsp;with <strong>no more than 5 of these items being DVDs/video games</strong>.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">You may pick up items from multiple cards,&nbsp;as long as&nbsp;the total number of items does <strong>not exceed&nbsp;30</strong>.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">Specialty Items,&nbsp;Lendable&nbsp;Kits, and Museum Passes are <strong>not eligible</strong> for&nbsp;curbside&nbsp;pickup.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">Your account must be in <strong>good standing</strong> (i.e. not blocked due to unpaid fees or lost materials) to use Curbside Pickup.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">Staff <strong>cannot take payment for fines at Curbside Pickup</strong>.&nbsp;Fines&nbsp;may be paid on our website through&nbsp;SmartPay.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;"><strong>Returns will not be accepted at Curbside Pickup</strong>. You must use designated book drops to return all materials.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">Curbside Pickup<strong> may be&nbsp;cancelled,&nbsp;or hours adjusted,&nbsp;due to inclement weather</strong>.&nbsp;</div> </li> </ul> <div style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(70, 70, 70); font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; white-space: pre-wrap; margin-left: 40px;"><strong>How to Use Curbside Pickup&nbsp;</strong></div> <ul> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">Place item(s) on hold either by using&nbsp;our online catalog or by calling the library. <strong>Holds can be placed starting on June 23.</strong></div> </li> <li style="text-align:justify"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;"><strong>When you receive notification</strong> that your hold&nbsp;items&nbsp;are&nbsp;available for pickup, call the library Curbside Pickup line&nbsp;at&nbsp;(732) 390-6888&nbsp;to <strong>schedule&nbsp;curbside service</strong>.&nbsp;</div> <ul> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">You will be asked for your <strong>library card number</strong>.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">You will choose an <strong>available pickup time</strong>.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">You will be given a designated <strong>parking spot number.</strong>&nbsp;</div> </li> </ul> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">At your scheduled pickup time, park in the designated curbside pickup parking spot located directly in front of the library.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">If you will be more than 30 minutes late please call the Curbside Pickup line to reschedule&nbsp;your pickup time. Unless you call to reschedule a missed appointment, items not picked up by the end of the day will be discharged and returned to the shelves.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;"><strong>Please remain in your vehicle.</strong>&nbsp;When one of our staff members approaches your car please show your library barcode or driver&rsquo;s license through the&nbsp;<strong>closed</strong>&nbsp;car window.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li style="text-align:left"> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">Staff will place your&nbsp;checked-out&nbsp;items <strong>on the table directly in front of your car</strong>.&nbsp;</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">Once&nbsp;the&nbsp;staff member moves at least 6 feet&nbsp;from the table you may retrieve your items.&nbsp;</div> </li> </ul> <div style="margin-left: 40px;"><strong><em>Not sure of the titles you want...Why not try our&nbsp;Match+Book&nbsp;Service?</em></strong><em>&nbsp;<br /> Just fill out our online request form and East Brunswick Library Staff will select books for you based on your age group and reading preferences.&nbsp;<a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/content/ebpl-matchbook">To request books through our&nbsp;Match+Book&nbsp;Service please click here.</a>&nbsp;</em>&nbsp;</div> <h2><br /> <u><strong>Library Services Updates</strong></u></h2> <ul style="margin-left:40px"> <li>All item dates have been extended to <strong>July 31, 2020</strong>.</li> <li>Expiring library cards are extended until <strong>August 31, 2020</strong>.</li> <li>Library book drops will be reopened on <strong>June 22, 2020</strong>.</li> <li><strong>Lendable kits are not to be returned</strong> at this time. Please hold on to these items and feel free to continue enjoying them.&nbsp;</li> <li>Museum passes may be returned to the media drop located on the outside wall to the left of the entrance doors.</li> <li><strong>All programs, events and meetings are canceled through the end of August.</strong></li> <li>While the library is closed, <strong>we are not accepting donations for the Friends of the Library&#39;s book sales</strong>. We will let you know when the donations resume.&nbsp;</li> </ul> <div style="margin-left: 40px;"><strong>We encourage you to take advantage of the great online resources we have available:</strong></div> <ul style="margin-left:40px"> <li>Award-winning independent films, documentaries and children&#39;s programs on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3ENRkx9ZFFzTYQdkCAmJktAQH51rVI4A_QlIK3IDT9GfV1_FrO9J8xmufEg6lMha7VCHWMUHCxbYUdl0M_XWCb9T4bXmZXGzXwQ==&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>Kanopy</strong></a></li> <li>Over a thousand art and craft instructional videos on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EKvugr34_1Iy4hIgv-kyjFymo2d_M9mqW09kAZw17QxBkRqqpF_YjE7ksMRtdNu3qY7bkFyKHiWEhBk2_2n3Wp0zVYUUCdoNpbo_0lp-vlPT&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>CreativeBug</strong></a></li> <li>Movies, music albums, graphic novels, television shows, audiobooks and eBooks with <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EA7c7IcDHgVIVDdEjZftIimKQXIU4uQkSc8myg4FMl4gUkGlrsgToS9GCvqzQSr_I7PbGEcojVuX8KP9bNVLSOPSs_qpKby-yQ==&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>hoopla digital</strong></a></li> <li>Twenty-five thousand ebooks and audiobooks on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EA7c7IcDHgVIdIgXAR1MQGrN2wNgK0tP4S5mfP06wseKWReC37PPVWNGpXCRn5b8yZmprpr1HDw23JQc21hECL4L_n96KduagA==&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>eLibrary NJ</strong></a>.</li> <li>The most popular newsstand magazines on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EA7c7IcDHgVIrYWsvszKysgXep25cCWXyHtY3-4Z0n6Av1f1ZdauYygp9ZilIFedidwsvI5Z5CAjtkjpufRDrKcRcL90wPAogc2cJ0MWOw-z&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>RBDigital</strong></a>.</li> <li><strong><a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3ENRkx9ZFFzTYnhwYDhx5WpWJBiabLy0j7ie9-cPs1GYoOr5LO4OFTfQgWunjVf0KQnspEOF_ivIPopCUb9clqVkbCC1k-SqbQTjcGsNSpFKx2p2lML5-caorq9ZFstbEhw==&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank">View all of our digital offerings here</a>.&nbsp;</strong></li> <li>Library cards that are blocked for overdue fines can be used to access online resources while the library building is closed.</li> </ul> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">Our Just For The Health Of It! consumer medical and health librarians also put together <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EA7c7IcDHgVIO2MS06towdlb-r1WejxpKWzOuK8hy9XJT3Fmvtcsk0RzHkGTyH676rnZzo_Vt5767UE_YIMQGzcvsHihhzcaU2PIX0sMk7gp&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>this resource guide</strong></a> with links to information from the World Health Organization, New Jersey Department of Health and Center for Disease Control.<br /> <br /> Thank you for your understanding and patience as we navigate through this unprecedented and challenging situation.&nbsp;</div> Tue, 28 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28837 Service Updates http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28910 <b><a href="https://www.ebpl.org/main/ebpl-news.cfm?doctype_code=Teens%20News&doc_id=28910">Click here for all Library Service Updates</a></b><div style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(70, 70, 70); cursor: text; font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; outline: transparent none 0px; white-space: pre-wrap;"> <h2 style="text-align:center"><u><strong>Library Services Updates</strong></u></h2> <h3><strong>Books &amp; Media</strong></h3> <ul style="margin-left:40px"> <li><strong>Curbside Pick-Up</strong> service is now available by appointment only. <span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0, 0, 0)"><a href="https://www.ebpl.org/main/ebpl-news.cfm?doctype_code=Teens%20News&amp;doc_id=28837"><strong>Please click here for more information.</strong></a></span></span></span></li> <li>All item dates have been extended to <strong>July 31, 2020</strong>.</li> <li>Expiring library cards are extended until <strong>August 31, 2020</strong>.</li> <li>Library <strong>book &amp; media drops</strong> are open<strong> Monday 8:30 am through Saturday 7:30 pm</strong> (book drops are closed Saturday night through Monday morning).</li> <li><strong>Lendable kits must be returned via appointment with our curbside service.</strong> You will be called to schedule your appointment.</li> <li>Museum passes may be returned to the media drop located on the outside wall to the left of the entrance doors.</li> </ul> <h3><br /> <strong>In-Person Services</strong></h3> <ul> <li>30-minute <strong>Computer Reservations</strong> by appointment. <a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/computers-appointment"><strong>Please click here for more information.</strong></a></li> <li>LIMITED <strong>Passport Services</strong> by appointment.<strong> <a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/passport-services">Please click here for more information.</a></strong></li> <li><strong>Library in the Park</strong> is held outside on <strong>Mondays &amp; Fridays from 11:00am-2:00pm</strong>, weather permitting. Get some basic reference experience or check out our browsing collection. Please wear a mask and stand back at least 6 feet from the tent for assistance.</li> <li><strong>All in-person programs, events and meetings are canceled. <a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/ebpl-virtual-programs">View our virtual program calendar here.</a></strong></li> <li>While the library is closed, <strong>we are not accepting donations for the Friends of the Library&#39;s book sales</strong>. We will let you know when the donations resume.&nbsp;</li> </ul> &nbsp; <h3><strong>Virtual Services</strong></h3> <div style="margin-left: 40px;"><strong>We encourage you to take advantage of the great online resources we have available:</strong></div> <ul style="margin-left:40px"> <li>Award-winning independent films, documentaries and children&#39;s programs on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3ENRkx9ZFFzTYQdkCAmJktAQH51rVI4A_QlIK3IDT9GfV1_FrO9J8xmufEg6lMha7VCHWMUHCxbYUdl0M_XWCb9T4bXmZXGzXwQ==&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>Kanopy</strong></a></li> <li>Over a thousand art and craft instructional videos on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EKvugr34_1Iy4hIgv-kyjFymo2d_M9mqW09kAZw17QxBkRqqpF_YjE7ksMRtdNu3qY7bkFyKHiWEhBk2_2n3Wp0zVYUUCdoNpbo_0lp-vlPT&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>CreativeBug</strong></a></li> <li>Movies, music albums, graphic novels, television shows, audiobooks and eBooks with <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EA7c7IcDHgVIVDdEjZftIimKQXIU4uQkSc8myg4FMl4gUkGlrsgToS9GCvqzQSr_I7PbGEcojVuX8KP9bNVLSOPSs_qpKby-yQ==&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>hoopla digital</strong></a></li> <li>Twenty-five thousand ebooks and audiobooks on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EA7c7IcDHgVIdIgXAR1MQGrN2wNgK0tP4S5mfP06wseKWReC37PPVWNGpXCRn5b8yZmprpr1HDw23JQc21hECL4L_n96KduagA==&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>eLibrary NJ</strong></a>.</li> <li>The most popular newsstand magazines on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EA7c7IcDHgVIrYWsvszKysgXep25cCWXyHtY3-4Z0n6Av1f1ZdauYygp9ZilIFedidwsvI5Z5CAjtkjpufRDrKcRcL90wPAogc2cJ0MWOw-z&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>RBDigital</strong></a>.</li> <li><strong><a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3ENRkx9ZFFzTYnhwYDhx5WpWJBiabLy0j7ie9-cPs1GYoOr5LO4OFTfQgWunjVf0KQnspEOF_ivIPopCUb9clqVkbCC1k-SqbQTjcGsNSpFKx2p2lML5-caorq9ZFstbEhw==&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank">View all of our digital offerings here</a>.&nbsp;</strong></li> <li>Library cards that are blocked for overdue fines can be used to access online resources while the library building is closed.</li> </ul> <div style="margin-left: 40px;">&nbsp;</div> <div style="margin-left: 40px;"><br /> Our Just For The Health Of It! consumer medical and health librarians also put together <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001If7tcJiLQCXr9DsGbYqO9Edz4KHP0KfDnMDp3udYWmdMm5foRpc3EA7c7IcDHgVIO2MS06towdlb-r1WejxpKWzOuK8hy9XJT3Fmvtcsk0RzHkGTyH676rnZzo_Vt5767UE_YIMQGzcvsHihhzcaU2PIX0sMk7gp&amp;c=uT-i8lgZnRQLYEsnc8HBlHQI5_9TvyA7XnJRgsUkCS9RtYrdSpG3Ug==&amp;ch=8_JQ-CykvcwNFJV4LLr96xpJLBWHhouNcusNOTXWi9dowy4J5Imf0Q==" target="_blank"><strong>this resource guide</strong></a> with links to information from the World Health Organization, New Jersey Department of Health and Center for Disease Control.<br /> <br /> <strong>Thank you for your understanding and patience as we navigate through this unprecedented and challenging situation.&nbsp;</strong></div> </div> Mon, 27 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28910 New Knowledge Binders - Reserve Now! http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28911 While the library is closed, we are circulating our popular health and financial newsletters for the first time! <a href="tktktktk">Learn more</a><br /> Entire binders of these newsletters can be reserved through the online catalog to stay healthy both physically and financially.&nbsp; When placing holds on some titles, be sure to choose the title and date range that corresponds to East Brunswick Public Library.<br /> <br /> Health Newsletters:&nbsp; <ul> <li>Consumer Reports on Health&nbsp;</li> <li>Harvard Health Letter&nbsp;</li> <li>Health After 50&nbsp;</li> <li>Heart Advisor&nbsp;</li> <li>Mayo Clinic Health Letter&nbsp;</li> <li>Men&rsquo;s Health Advisor&nbsp;</li> <li>Nutrition Action Health Letter&nbsp;</li> <li>Tufts University Health &amp; Nutrition Letter&nbsp;</li> <li>University of California, Berkeley, Wellness Letter&nbsp;</li> <li>Women&rsquo;s Health Advisor&nbsp;</li> </ul> &nbsp;<br /> Financial Newsletters:&nbsp; <ul> <li>The Chartist&nbsp;</li> <li>DRIP Investor&nbsp;</li> <li>Fidelity Monitor&nbsp;</li> <li>Morningstar Stock Investor&nbsp;</li> <li>No Load Fund Investor&nbsp;</li> </ul> Sun, 26 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28911 Storytelling & Personal Empowerment Workshop Wednesday http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28909 Join Sharon Kathryn D’Agostino on Wednesday, July 29 at 6:30 pm. In this one-hour workshop, participants will explore the importance of their personal narratives in creating their sense of empowerment. <br><b><a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/adults/events/storytelling-personal-empowerment-workshop-zoom/2020-07-29-223000-2020-07-29-233000">No Registration Required</a></b> Sat, 25 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28909 Podcasting 101 Tonight http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28908 Join experienced podcaster Harry Marks as he walks you through the process of starting your own podcast on Wednesday, July 22 at 6:00 pm. Registration is NOT required.<br><b><a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/adults/events/podcasting-101-getting-started-and-finding-your-voice-zoom/2020-07-22-220000-2020-07">Learn More</a></b> Tue, 21 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28908 Grownup Summer Art Challenge http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28902 This summer, we are challenging adults to create their own photography, 2D art, or video to be exhibited on our website and possibly reproduced for a future in-person exhibit.<br><b><a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/grownup-summer-2020-art-challenge">Learn More</a></b> Mon, 20 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28902 Book Donations Suspended http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28903 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Friends of the Library are NOT currently accepting donations for their book and media sales. They will let you know when donations resume.Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Friends of the Library are NOT currently accepting donations for their book and media sales. They will let you know when donations resume. Sun, 19 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28903 18+ Fantasy Trivia Night Tonight http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28907 Join us for a fun evening filled of fantasy trivia (from literature to films and more) on Wednesday, July 15 at 6:30 pm. <br><b><a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/adults/events/fantasy-trivia-night-18-zoom/2020-07-15-223000-2020-07-15-233000">Learn More</a></b> Mon, 13 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28907 Friends of the Library Seeks Recipes http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28906 The Friends of the Library is planning a new cookbook to showcase the recipes that people created to provide comfort & enjoyment during these unusual times. If you have a recipe to share, please submit it to the Friends by <b>e-mail to friends@ebpl.org. The deadline is July 20.</b> Tue, 07 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28906 Open Mic Night Tonight http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28905 Come attend our Virtual Open Mic highlighting 6 performers on Wednesday, July 8 at 6:30 pm! <br><b><a href="https://ilove.ebpl.org/adults/events/18-virtual-open-mic-night-zoom/2020-07-08-223000-2020-07-08-234500">Learn More</a></b> Tue, 07 Jul 2020 04:00:00 GMT http://www.ebpl.org/main/polNews.cfm?doc_id=28905