Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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Monday, November 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Strike a pose - a yoga pose, that is! Join us for a special story time with local author and registered Yoga Instructor April Fee. She'll take the children through a story time adventure to include various yoga poses, possibly accompanied by animal noises and giggles.For ages 2 & up.Registration required.

Event Type: Health & Exercise, Special Event, Storytime
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Monday, November 26, 2018 - 11:30am to 2:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

The Makerspace @ Southwest is open! What will you create? This time is intended for independent work, experimentation and asking questions. Please note, no formal classes or programs are offered in the Makerspace at this time. If you would like to use a specific piece of equipment, please let us know in advance by sending an email to sroberts@warrenlib.org.Item available for use during Open Makerspace sessions include:Laptop computersiPadsHive VRMakey MakeyslittleBitsSnap CircuitsLegos

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Open-ended discovery as we build with Legos and more. Older students can use Tinkercad to use computer-aided design to make Lego creations. Designed for homeschoolers 5+ and their parents. Registration required.

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)
Event Type: Storytime, Music & Dance
Age Groups: Infants (0-2 yrs), Toddlers (1-2 yrs)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Knitting is knifty!  Join us and socialize while making cool things!  All are welcome.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville), Conference Room

Need help searching for a job?  Filling out an online job application?  Writing a resume? Not sure where to start with your job search plan? Are you looking to present better on your next job interview? We can help. Sign up for this session with one-on-one assistance with NJ Career Connections staff. Please register. 

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for Mad Scientist Club! This month in  "Can Do Canoe" we get to test our engineering skills!Learn how the Native Americans built their canoes and create your very own.Ages 5-12, Registration Required

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for storytime and a craft in our Storytime Park located in the children's section of the library.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Certified Yoga Therapist Judi Hamsa Spagnola will lead a one-hour class in gentle yoga techniques suitable for senior citizens and baby boomers.  Come join the group and learn to use yoga to relax, reduce stress and renew energy.  Registration is required.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Boomers +
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

An elevator pitch is a quick introduction of yourself professionally to someone you don't know. Great to use while you're networking and looking for a job. Join us at this interactive, hands-on workshop & create your elevator pitch.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn to recreate awesome retro 80s games like Pac Man and Pong using Scratch. This is a fun, flexible, engaging way to explore coding while making a game you can really play then customize it to make it all your own. Ready Player One?

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn the game of chess and challenge your peers.Ages 5 & up.Registration required.

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

The world of coding can be confusing. What language should I use? What's the difference between Scratch, Python and Javascript? What is physical computing and why is it important? Should I buy a Makey Makey, a micro:bit or an Arduino?

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Age Groups: Boomers +
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville), Conference Room

Join us as we delve into the work of art that is the diminutive cousin of the novel - the short story. We'll explore stories by Tessa Hadley, Alice Munro, Stephen King and Amy Tan to name a few.This week the book club will review The Last Mohican by Bernard Malamud. C2 will meet
the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 7:00pm.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 9:15am to 10:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

ATTENTION: The time for this event has been changed from 9:15 to 9:00am.

Do you want to feel better, move better, and improve your balance?In partnering with the Division of Aging and Disability Services in Warren County and Stan Cohen, certified trainer, we are offering Tai Chi for Arthritis and Balance. 

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Boomers +
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join our fun little group and share the love of crochet!  Beginner or advanced - all are welcome.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Boomers +
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)
Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Bring in a copy of photo or take one at the Makerspace. Then use your picture to make your own unique puzzle to share with friends and family. Ages 7+. Children 8 and under may need a parent if they are still working on their scissor skills.

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 5:00pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Looking for some computer help?  Join us for individual one-on-one tech help on devices, basic computer skills, navigating the internet, simply putting a book on hold or looking up material and events.  Half-hour session, please call for appointment.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

The Silhouette Cameo is a digital die cutter used by crafters and makers for scrapbooking, card making, stenciling, home decor, screen printing and more. We'll go over the basics of how the machine works, learn to use the design software and then cut our first creations. Everyone will complete a monogrammed napkin or printed bandana.For ages 18+

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Age Groups: Boomers +
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn how different types of games are categorized and then develop your own. Will you make a card game? a dice game? A board game?  A trivia game? Or will you make a mashup of different types and invent something totally new?Get creative and make your own fun game! This a great program to do with a friend or family member to create a special keepsake.Ages 7-18. Children 8 and under may need assistance from a parent or older sibling. Please register all those who attend.

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)

Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Welcome to the Southwest Branch!

Come visit the newest branch of the Warren County Library. Whether you're looking to chill out in the teen zone, read by the fireplace, or use your imagination in the Makerspace, this is the place for you. And of course, we still offer a multitude of programs and materials for all ages. Looking for books, music, movies, video games, and magazines to check out? We have a wide selection of those items just waiting for you at our new location in Stewartsville.

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