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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Become a citizen scientist to make observations, record data and take photographs of all the bugs in and around our library. Our observations will help research scientists determine what actions should be taken to ensure a healthy local environment! For ages 10-14. Please register. 

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

It's LEGO fun at the library!  This month's challenge:  Balloon-powered race car.   Build your race car and then we'll have a race!    Work
alone or in a group.  We'll provide the
LEGO bricks; please do not bring your own.  Registration required.  For age 7 and up.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp)

Help save the planet!  Become a citizen scientist to make observation, record data and take photographs of all the bugs in and around our library.  Our observations will help research scientists determine what actions should be taken to ensure a healthy local environment!

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan left
the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord
Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited
back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he
is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge. Rated PG-13.

Event Type: Movie
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Children's Department

Help save the planet!  Become a citizen scientist to make observations, record data and take photographs of all the bugs in and around our library.  Our observations will help research scientists determine what actions should be taken to ensure a healthy local environment!

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Like to knit? Don't know how, but want to learn the basics? Join the "Knitters' Niche" Knitting Club and knit with a community! All ages are encouraged and welcome to attend. Limited needles and amounts of yarn can be provided, or bring your own project to work on.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Help save the planet!  Become a citizen scientist to make observations, record data and take photographs of all the bugs in and around our library.  Our observations will help research scientists determine what actions should be taken to ensure a healthy local environment!

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

 A group just for the tweens and  teens who play Minecraft!

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Check back for details soon. Registration required.

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Teen Zone

If you've ever wondered about the classic game of chess, look no further!  Come join us and learn the basics, or hone your skills with the experts!  Not into chess?  Try out other strategy games like Stratego and Risk!  The club is open to  tweens, teens, and young adults, ages 10 and up.  Registration is required.

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For ages 6-12. Gamer's Club is for those who have a passion for gaming, any kind, any type, video games, board games, card games, anything you can think of!

Event Type: Computer/Video Games, Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For ages 13-20. Gamer's Club is for those who have a passion for gaming, any kind, any type, video games, board games, card games, anything you can think of!

Event Type: Computer/Video Games, Clubs
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

It's LEGO fun at the library!  This month's challenge:  Balloon-powered race car.  Build your car and then we'll have a race! If you also build up your appetite, there will be snacks. Ages 8 and up. Registration required.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp)

Yarn over Time is a crochet and knitting group designed for after work and evening crafters. All ages and experience levels welcome, including beginners. Join us to get acquainted, share ideas, techniques, and work on your own creations.

Event Type: Clubs, Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Teen Zone

Exclusively for teens and tweens, our little club is building a whole new world - one block at a time!  Come join us and experience Minecraft like never before!  Catch the minecraft fever!  For ages 10 and up; registration required.

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Come one, Come all! 

Whether you are able to share your expertise or would like to learn to knit, you are welcome to join the group.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Become a citizen scientist to make observations, record data and take photographs of all the bugs in and around our library. Our observations will help research scientists determine what actions should be taken to ensure a healthy local environment! For ages 10-14. Please register. 

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Teen Zone

Knitting may be knifty, but it is also cool for all ages!  Come "jam" with us and learn the art of knitting!  Open to teens and young adults, ages 12 and up.  Parents are most welcome, too!  Registration is required.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Combine science and creativity to make cool things with Kaleidoscope Enrichment.  For kids age 7 and up.  Registration required.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp)

Help save the planet!  Become a citizen scientist to make observation, record data and take photographs of all the bugs in and around our library.  Our observations will help research scientists determine what actions should be taken to ensure a healthy local environment!

Event Type:
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Children's Department

Help save the planet!  Become a citizen scientist to make observations, record data and take photographs of all the bugs in and around our library.  Our observations will help research scientists determine what actions should be taken to ensure a healthy local environment!

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Like to knit? Don't know how, but want to learn the basics? Join the "Knitters' Niche" Knitting Club and knit with a community! All ages are encouraged and welcome to attend. Limited needles and amounts of yarn can be provided, or bring your own project to work on.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Help save the planet!  Become a citizen scientist to make observations, record data and take photographs of all the bugs in and around our library.  Our observations will help research scientists determine what actions should be taken to ensure a healthy local environment!

Event Type:
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

A group just for the tweens and  teens who play Minecraft! Make new friends, spend time with old friends, share your passion with a new community! On our own private server make megabuilds, build redstone computers, design a Hunger Games arena to test your battle prowess. For ages 10+. Please register. 

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For ages 10-18. Are your kids Minecraft machines? Creeper crazed? Stuck on Steve? Well block out some time this month because we are bringing Minecraft to the library! We have our very own Survival Server, and we are going to build, battle, and break stuff all month long. The library provides the laptops and user accounts for play. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch.

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Teen Zone

Battle dragons, orcs and monsters of all sorts!  Use your magic items and special feats to complete your quest!  Whether you're a halfling, elf, dwarf, or dragonborn, come join our merry band of dungeoneers.  For teens and young adults, ages 15 and up.  Registration is required, as space in our fellowship is extremely limited.  Sign-up early!

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp)

For ages 13-18+. Adventurers' wanted! Join us every other Saturday. Learn to play Pathfinder with no experience/preparation needed. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For ages 8-17. Celebrate the Chinese New Year by decorating your own paper lantern! Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Teen Zone

Can't get enough of video games?  Come join our new club and share your gaming enthusiasm!  If you have your own controller from a PS3, feel free to bring it.  This month will feature Hearthstone, as well as other games (to be announced).  The game is on!  For ages 10 and up; registration is required.

Event Type: Clubs, Games
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Come to the library for an evening of creativity and re-purposing.  Teens will be provided with supplies for a recycled craft and will also be able to sort through materials to make re-purposed items of their choice.  

Event Type: Clubs, Crafts
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp)

Yarn over Time is a crochet and knitting group designed for after work and evening crafters. All ages and experience levels welcome, including beginners. Join us to get acquainted, share ideas, techniques, and work on your own creations.

Event Type: Clubs, Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Library

Come learn new techniques, try new mediums and share ideas!  Maker's Night is a networking night to meet all the other makers and creators in our community.  Open to all makers in middle school and above.  Registration is strongly recommended.

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Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Come one, Come all! 

Whether you are able to share your expertise or would like to learn to knit, you are welcome to join the group.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+), Boomers +
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Stop by after school and take turns reading the latest club selection while enjoying snacks.  Snack ideas are usually taken from the current book.  Registration required.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)

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