Read Across America SPECIAL SATURDAY STORYTIME - SATURDAY, MARCH 7th at 11:00 AM

This program is for children of all ages. Join us for our annual Read Across America event, celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss! we'll have stories, songs, some very special guests, and of course, birthday cake. Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required. Sponsored by Friends of the South Plainfield Public Library. The library will be closed March 6 & 7, but this program WILL be held at the SOUTH PLAINFIELD SENIOR CENTER. Click here for a printable flyer.

forklift moving boxesCONSTRUCTION NEWS - YOUR HELP NEEDED!

In order to move our new library along we need to vacate our children's room by Friday March 13th! We have ~30,000 books in that room and need your help! We are asking patrons to come in and check out as many children's books as possible, to hold until we are able to set up a small temporary children's area in late Spring. Click here for full update!

lavender plant INTRODUCTION TO ESSENTIAL OILS - THURSDAY, MARCH 12TH at 6:30 PM

South Plainfield resident Teresa Gadani will present an introduction to essential oils. She will explain what they are, how to use them, who can benefit from them, and more. Presented free at the library; pre-registration is NOT required. Click here for a printable flyer.

coins COIN COLLECTING - SATURDAY, MARCH 21st at 12:30 PM

South Plainfield resident Greg Heim will present a program on coin collecting. Greg is a noted coin expert and has held offices in coin clubs at the local, state, and national levels. He will discuss collecting & selling coins, and more. Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required.


Clubs, Meetings & Series

BOOK DISCUSSION CLUB (AFTERNOON) - TUESDAY, MARCH 10th at 4PM

booksThis program is for adults. Currently, the afternoon book club meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 4PM. Join us for great discussions about fascinating books! Reading Choice for March: Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland. CLICK HERE for the full list of reading selections for 2015. Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required.

BOOK DISCUSSION CLUB (EVENING) - THURSDAY, MARCH 26th at 7PM

This program is for adults. Reading choice for February: The Postmistress by Sarah Blake. CLICK HERE for the full list of reading selections through June 2015. Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required.

Mystery Novels Magazine Winter 1933 MYSTERY BOOK CLUB - WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18th at 4PM

This program is for adults. Calling all mystery lovers! Join us for the South Plainfield Mystery Book Club. The reading choice for March will be Princess of Burundi by Kjell Eriksson. CLICK HERE for the full list of reading selections through June 2015. Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required.

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MONDAY NIGHT MOVIES

Brand new DVD releases are usually (but not always!) shown on Mondays at 6:30 PM; check the calendar for schedule. Please visit or call the library (908-754- 7885) for title information. Popcorn is provided! Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required.

knitting needles and yarn
KNITTERS & CROCHETERS CLUB - THURSDAYS at 6:30 PM

Join our friendly group of knitters and crocheters! Come to the library on Thursday evenings to work on your own projects at your own pace. Beginners through experts are welcome! Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required. For related resources, see our Needlework Webfinder.

Friends of the Library FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY

The Friends of the South Plainfield Public Library is a non-profit organization whose members support the Library through advocacy, volunteer services, and fundraising. Friends of the Library meetings are generally held on the first Thursday of the month, at 7:00 PM in the library. All are welcome! Please call the library to confirm time and date.

LIBRARY BOARD of TRUSTEES

The Library Board generally meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM at the South Plainfield Public Library. All are welcome! Meeting schedules are subject to change. For upcoming meeting dates, please check the Library Calendar.


LIBRARY CLOSINGS & CANCELLATIONS

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