Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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Monday, September 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
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.

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Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn how to make pompoms and then turn them into an animal, key chain or decoration.Ages 9 & upRegistration required

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups:
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Listen to stories, sing songs and dance!Ages 0-2Please register

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups:
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Come to the Makerspace for some adults-only time to learn new skills or work on your own projects. Great for retirees or grandparents looking to learn something new! Whether you like scrapbooking, tinkering with electronics or just chatting with other Savvy Seniors, the makerspace is open for you! Registration required.

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Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

This month the book club is excited to review The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean Auel.The Page Turners meet every 3rd Tuesday of the month. If you are interested in joining, please email lakehurst@warrenlib.org

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups:
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

It all started at a little round table in the corner...  Join us and celebrate the love of knitting!  Beginner or advanced - all are welcome.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Craft a beautiful rose ring out of pipe cleaners.For ages 9 and up. Adults too!Registration required.

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups:
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join Ms. Erin in her Pre-school storytime.  We will explore a new theme each week, read books and make a craft.For ages 3-5 years.  Siblings welcome.Registration is requested.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups:
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

A special NOT Back to School Party for our homeschooling families. Meet others, share resources swap curriculum and learn more about library programs. Bring a lunch and snack to share. We'll have crafts and games for the whole family. All ages. Registration required. 

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: All Ages
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn the game of Chess and challenge your peers.Ages 6 & upRegistration required

Event Type: Games
Age Groups:
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville), Conference Room

This month the book club is excited to review Stalin's Daughter by Rosemary Sullivan.The Evening Readers meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month. If you are interested in joining, please email lakehurst@warrenlib.org

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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. Why Tai Chi? Tai Chi will bring you the benefits of balance, improved overall mobility, stress reduction, and improved sleep.  It is a gentle way to exercise and to maintain your health.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups:
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for our community outreach program where the library brings the storytime outside the library!  This month our program will be held at the local Chick-fil-A. We will read stories, sing songs and make a craft!No signups needed, pop in if you are free.Address:Chick-Fil-A Phillipsburg1194 US-22Phillipsburg, NJ 08865

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups:
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Come to our little corner and enter the wonderful world of crochet! Share and learn - all are welcome!

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Special Project fo the Month: Design a 3D printer backpack tag.The Design Lab is open. Come on in and learn about 3D printing and use computer-aided design (CAD) to make your ideas a reality. Ages 5+. Children under 9 must have a caretaker at all times. Registration is required. We suggest you create a Tinkercad account at www.tinkercad.com in advance.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Teens, Adult, Kids
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

This month's Lego Engineering Challenge is to build a working catapult and launch a pom pom across the room. Put your engineering skills and physics knowledge to good use!Ages 5+. Children under 9 years of age will need an adult helper. Registration required. 

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Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

A little cake, a lot of fun, The Southwest Branch is turning ONE!Please join us as we celebrate the library's birthday with music, food and fun for the whole family!

Event Type: Special Event
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us as we kickoff Deaf Awareness Week and learn sign language.   This interactive program is brought to you by the Phillipsburg High School Sign Language Club.  This program is open to all children and adults. 

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups:
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Welcome autumn back to town as we explore science, engineering, craft projects based on fall. We are all makers, so let's get building! In this program, you'll learn why the days get shorter, build a balloon-powered leaf blower and create a one-of-a-kind piece of leaf art. Ages 5+. Children under 9 may need the support of a guardian. Registration is required.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Listen to stories, sing songs and dance!Ages 0-2Please register

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups:
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

A special time just for our homeschool makers to code, craft and create. This is the perfect time to come to the makerspace, meet new maker friends and learn new skills. All ages. Children 9 and under must have an adult present. Registration required.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Choose a book from our collection and read to Certified Therapy Pup Sweet Caroline.Registration required.

Event Type: Read-to-a-pet
Age Groups:
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us at the Mad Scientist Club as we concoct a super bubble mixture.  These super strong bubbles will amaze you!Registration required.Ages 5+ please.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join Ms. Erin in her Pre-school storytime.  We will explore a new theme each week, read books and make a craft.For ages 3-5 years.  Siblings welcome.Registration is requested.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups:
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Learn the game of Chess and challenge your peersAges 6& upRegistration required

Event Type: Games
Age Groups:
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

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. Why Tai Chi? Tai Chi will bring you the benefits of balance, improved overall mobility, stress reduction, and improved sleep.  It is a gentle way to exercise and to maintain your health.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups:
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Join us for our community outreach program where the library brings the storytime outside the library!  This month our program will be held at the local Chick-fil-A. We will read stories, sing songs and make a craft!No signups needed, pop in if you are free.Address:Chick-Fil-A Phillipsburg1194 US-22Phillipsburg, NJ 08865

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups:
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Come to our little corner and enter the wonderful world of crochet! Share and learn - all are welcome!

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Special Project of the Month: Make a movie about Fall.Explore stop motion, green screening and more using the Makerspace equipment. Develop and make your own creations. Please note this is not a formal class or workshop but provides the opportunity for independent exploration. Not sure where to start? We can help. Ages 5+. Children must be comfortable with a computer/tablet or have the assistance of a caregiver. Registration required.

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Teens, Kids, Adult
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

What better way to celebrate the elegance of the Victorian era than with a cup of tea, delicious scones and other delicacies!  Use your own artistic flair and decorate a teapot planter.  Each participant must register.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: All Ages
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

The first in our Cardboard Construction series! With just cardboard and your imagination, create your own toy. What will you build? A game? An action figure? A doll? A castle? The possibilities are endless.Ages 5+. Children under 9 years of age will need an adult helper. Registration required. 

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Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Southwest Branch (Stewartsville)

Use wooden craft sticks to make a small display shelf for your room or your locker! Open to teens in grades 6-12. Please register.

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Teens
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
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.

Event Type:
Age Groups: All Ages

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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