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Drop-In Holiday Craft
Dec
13
3:00 PM15:00

Drop-In Holiday Craft

Join us at the Kenilworth Public Library Thursday, December 13, 2018 from 3:00-7:00 pm for a drop-in holiday craft. Stop by and help us create decorations for the library. This program is FREE!

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: All Ages

Link to event page: http://www.kenilworthlibrary.org/?ai1ec_event=drop-in-holiday-craft-the-library&instance_id=6324

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Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights
Dec
27
6:00 PM18:00

Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights

Everyone is welcome to attend our new fiber crafts monthly program at the Kenilworth Public Library! Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights will take place in the library on the last Thursday of each month from 6:00 to 7:45 pm. You don’t need any crafting experience to enjoy these special evenings of creative exploration. Feel free to bring a project to work on. Watch demonstrations of knitting, crocheting and weaving. Try your hand at spinning on a spinning wheel. Bring a finished item to show others. If you enjoy the fiber arts, or want to learn more about them, this is the event for you.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: Adults, Teens, Seniors

Link to event page: http://www.kenilworthlibrary.org/?ai1ec_event=yarnies-library-fiber-nights-3&instance_id=6323

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Community Blood Drive Sponsored by the Kenilworth Public Library
Dec
29
10:30 AM10:30

Community Blood Drive Sponsored by the Kenilworth Public Library

Transform a life, and your own. One blood donation can save up to three lives. The Kenilworth Public Library will be sponsoring a community blood drive Saturday, December 29, 2018 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM. One complimentary $5.00 Amazon gift card will be given to each blood donor! To make an appointment, please call 201 251-3703 or go online at https://donor.cbsblood.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/48785

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: Adults

Link to event page: http://www.kenilworthlibrary.org/?ai1ec_event=community-blood-drive-sponsored-by-the-kenilworth-public-library-2&instance_id=6325

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Planning Your Great Escape: Retirement Planning
Oct
1
6:30 PM18:30

Planning Your Great Escape: Retirement Planning

Planning Your Great Escape: Retirement Planning presented by AXA Advisors. Learn about the differences between different retirement vehicles (IRAs, Roth IRAs, Pensions, 401ks, etc.) and the tax ramifications of each. Gives a picture of what your income may be in the future (post-retirement) and how you can position your assets now to obtain their ideal retirement goals.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: Adults, Seniors

Special instructions: This program is FREE!

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Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights
Sep
27
6:00 PM18:00

Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights

Everyone is welcome to attend our fiber crafts monthly program at the Kenilworth Public Library! Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights will take place in the library on the last Thursday of each month from 6:00 to 7:45pm. You don’t need any crafting experience to enjoy these special evenings of creative exploration. Feel free to bring a project to work on. Watch demonstrations of knitting, crocheting and weaving. Try your hand at spinning on a spinning wheel. Bring a finished item to show others. If you enjoy the fiber arts, or want to learn more about them, this is the event for you.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: All Ages

Special instructions: This program is FREE!

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How to Make the Best Cup of Coffee
Sep
24
6:00 PM18:00

How to Make the Best Cup of Coffee

Everyone is familiar with coffee, and yet, very few people know the complex and extraordinary journey coffee beans take to end up in your cup. Join us at the Kenilworth Public Library, where Ana Mallozzi will outline how a coffee cherry becomes one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world! Learn about simple ways you can brew a stellar cup of coffee at home. This presentation will include a small coffee tasting, including decaf coffee. A Q&A will follow. You’ll have more appreciation for you coffee after attending this presentation.

Ana Mallozzi has worked in various areas in the coffee industry for the past 6 years, starting at a local roaster in Rhode Island, then heading to the national brand Stumptown Coffee Roasters. She is currently the Quality and Education Specialist at Royal Coffee NY, a coffee importer in South Plainfield, NJ. She holds many industry certifications, including being a Certified Q Grader, which is similar to a wine sommelier for the coffee industry.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: Adults

Special instructions: This program is FREE!

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Newsies: History of the Newspaper Industry
Sep
20
6:00 PM18:00

Newsies: History of the Newspaper Industry

Take a trip back in time as Maryanne Christiano-Mistretta presents “Newsies: History of the Newspaper Industry.” Thia lecture will transport the audience back to 59 B.C. when the first newspaper was published in ancient Rome.

Since the history of newspapers is so vast, Maryanne will focus on U.S. newspapers. The audience will learn how the quality of newspaper reporting was perfected after the American Revolution and the Battle of Lexington; the Penny Press; “yellow” journalism, chains and syndicates, and how competition such as radio, television and internet caused a decline in the newspaper industry.

What makes this lecture so much fun is that there is audience interaction. Maryanne will ask listeners to join in and share their experiences with newspapers. For example: “What was your introduction to reading the newspaper?” and “Were you every in the newspaper?”

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: Adults

Special instructions: This Program is FREE

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Library Book Discussion Group
Sep
11
6:30 PM18:30

Library Book Discussion Group

The Book Discussion Group meets periodically to discuss popular and classic fiction and nonfiction. Join us for some pleasant conversation and share your thoughts about our latest selection! The group will be discussing "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: Adults

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Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights
Aug
30
6:00 PM18:00

Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights

By popular demand: everyone is welcome to attend our fiber crafts monthly program at the Kenilworth Public Library! Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights will take place in the library on the last Thursday of each month from 6:00 to 7:45pm. You don’t need any crafting experience to enjoy these special evenings of creative exploration. Feel free to bring a project to work on. Watch demonstrations of knitting, crocheting and weaving. Try your hand at spinning on a spinning wheel. Bring a finished item to show others. If you enjoy the fiber arts, or want to learn more about them, this is the event for you.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: All Ages

Special instructions: This program is FREE!

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Community Blood Drive Sponsored By the Kenilworth Public Library
Aug
23
2:00 PM14:00

Community Blood Drive Sponsored By the Kenilworth Public Library

Share a little, save a lot. One blood donation can save up to three lives. The Kenilworth Public Library will be sponsoring a community blood drive Thursday, August 23, 2018 – 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm. One complimentary ShopRite gift card will be given to each blood donor! To make an appointment, please call 201 251-3703 or go online at www.communitybloodservices.org.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: Adults

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Kenilworth Public Library Rocks!
Jun
25
5:30 PM17:30

Kenilworth Public Library Rocks!

The Kenilworth Public Library will be rockin' with great DJs from AJ Studios. Enjoy music throughout the building, dancing, games, activities, a photo booth and raffle prizes! Children and teens ages 2-18 are welcome to sign up for the 2018 Summer Reading Club during this event. Everyone is welcome! This program was funded by the Ralph Errington Foundation. Registration is not required for this FREE open house event.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library – 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: All Ages

Link to event page: http://www.kenilworthlibrary.org/?p=1587

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Sensory Storytime at the Kenilworth Public Library
May
19
10:30 AM10:30

Sensory Storytime at the Kenilworth Public Library

Come and celebrate early intervention week! Sensory Storytime at the Kenilworth Public Library for children ages birth - 3 years old.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library - 548 Kenilworth Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: Kids (birth - 3).

Special instructions: Space is limited. Registration is required. Each child will receive a goodie bag. To register please call 908 964-5303 or email monicaa@njeis.org. Please leave you name, telephone number and number of children attending.

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This program is sponsored by Family Link Regional Early Intervention Collaborative.

 

 

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NJ Makers Day at the Library - Kenilworth
Mar
25
10:30 AM10:30

NJ Makers Day at the Library - Kenilworth

It’s a day to celebrate DIY at the Kenilworth Public Library! Stop by on Saturday, March 25 between 10:30 am and 1:30 pm to take part in NJ Makers Day. We’ll have hands-on stations and live demonstrations celebrating the many aspects of maker culture. Last year’s demonstrations included 3D printing, robotics, spinning and weavings, circuitry, and more. Come see what NJ Makers Day is all about!

NJ Makers Day is designed to be a statewide event that celebrates, promotes, and in many cases may introduce maker culture, as well as the values associated with making, tinkering and STEM-based learning. In 2015, the inaugural NJ Makers Day drew over 13,000 individual attendees to 130 participating sites across all 21 counties in the state. Participating locations included public and academic libraries, schools, museums, schools, commercial makerspaces, as well as sponsorship from such organizations as LibraryLinkNJ, AC Moore stores, BuildTak, BirdBrain Technologies , 5e Board and Soldering Sunday.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library - 548 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: All ages.

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Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights
Feb
23
6:00 PM18:00

Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights

By popular demand: everyone is welcome to attend our new fiber crafts monthly program at the Kenilworth Public Library! Yarnies: Library Fiber Nights will take place in the library on the last Thursday of each month from 6:00 to 7:45pm. You don’t need any crafting experience to enjoy these special evenings of creative exploration. Feel free to bring a project to work on. Watch demonstrations of knitting, crocheting and weaving. Try your hand at spinning on a spinning wheel. Bring a finished item to show others. If you enjoy the fiber arts, or want to learn more about them, this is the event for you.

Location: Kenilworth Public Library - 548 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033.

Audience: All ages.

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