herb leaf and flower MOOD MANAGEMENT WITH ESSENTIAL OILS - THURSDAY, APRIL 9TH at 6:30 PM

Many of us live lives filled with stress, fatigue, chaos. We have the ability to create a happier, healthier world for ourselves and loved ones using essential oils to elevate, balance, lift and calm moods. They may be used topically and aromatically to help bring feelings of peace and balance, invigorate, inspire and energize us! South Plainfield resident Marie D'Urso will explain how you can use essential oils for mood management. Presented free at the library by South Plainfield; pre-registration is NOT required. Click here for a printable flyer. For related resources, see our Meditation & Stress Reduction Webfinder.

ripples in water INSIGHT THROUGH TOUCH AND SOUND - THURSDAY, APRIL 16th at 7PM

This program is for adults. Judy England-McCarthy will present a guided meditation using a finger labyrinth, a rumination on some Rumi poems, and more. Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required. (For related resources, see our Meditation & Stress Reduction Webfinder.)

green cleaning supplies GREEN CLEANING - THURSDAY, APRIL 23rd at 6:30 PM

Earth Day is coming! Learn how to create environmentally friendly cleaning products that are chemical-free and not harmful to you! Save money, the planet AND your health with all natural, effective cleaners using essential oils. Green cleaning recipes will be shared! Presented free at the library by South Plainfield resident Marie D'Urso; pre-registration is NOT required. Click here for a printable flyer. For related resources, see our Green Living Webfinders.

Japanese teapot and cups THE SPIRIT OF ZEN AND TEA - TUESDAY, APRIL 28th at 7PM

Join us as we learn about Korean Tea & Zen and Korean Zen-Style Tea Ceremony. Presented by Ven. Myong-Ahn Sunim of the Soshimsa Zen Center; pre-registration not required. Click here for a flyer.

Mr Kurt
CHILDREN'S MUSIC PROGRAM: MR. KURT - THURSDAY, APRIL 29th at 6:30 PM

For children up to age 7. Come and sing along with Mr Kurt and his super silly songs! In lieu of an admission charge, adults should bring a new, unopened non-perishable food item for each person attending. Donations will be given to the South Plainfield Food Pantry. This program will be held at the SOUTH PLAINFIELD SENIOR CENTER. Click here for a printable flyer.


Clubs, Meetings & Series

BOOK DISCUSSION CLUB (AFTERNOON) - TUESDAY, APRIL 14th 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 April: Everyman by Philip Roth. 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 March: 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, APRIL 15th at 4:30 PM

NOTE: Time has been changed to 4:30 PM! Calling all mystery lovers! Join us for the South Plainfield Mystery Book Club. The reading choice for April will be A Darker Side by Shirley Wells. CLICK HERE for the full list of reading selections through June 2015. Presented free; pre-registration is NOT required.

movie reel
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.


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