Fade to Books: Free Haircuts for Young ReadersKid & Family Events 07/21/2018, 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Get a free haircut when you read a book out loud!
Mahir Abdul-Hakim of Mahir’s Unisex Barbershop, 320 Orange Rd, Montclair, is graciously offering to cut young readers’ hair for free if they read a book while getting their haircut. Just go to the barber shop during listed hours and tell your barber you are ready to read for a haircut.
Participating youngsters will get to enter Montclair Public Library’s monthly drawing for Movie Tickets, Comics, Books & other prizes and you can pick out your free, new book! We are very grateful to East Side Mags and watchung booksellers for donating raffle prizes.
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For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: 973744-0500 ext. 2236.
Ages 12 & under
- Mahir’s World of Beauty, 320 Orange Rd, Montclair
- Please call ahead: (973)744-2026
Saturdays, April-August, 7am-12pm & 2pm-5pmClick here for more details...
Write Group: Free WriteLibrary Groups Events 07/21/2018, 10:15 AM - 1:00 PM Main Library – Conference Room (1st Floor)
Free Write creative writing workshops – write to prompts every Saturday morning.Click here for more details...
Sankofa Genealogy Support GroupLibrary Groups Events 07/21/2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Main Library – Conference Room (1st Floor)
Meets monthly to support and share sources of information for family tree research. Multiple sources include online, DNA, workshops, and quest speakers.
Open to the public.Click here for more details...
Wee Kids on the Blocks: Block Play for Little OnesKid & Family Events 07/23/2018, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Main Library – Youth Services Dept. (3rd Floor)
Toddlers, little walkers and their adults are invited to drop in and play with the library’s new block cushions. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
No registration required
18 month-olds to 3 year-oldsClick here for more details...
Ants in the Pants: Children’s Author Jolie Della ValleKid & Family Events 07/23/2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Bellevue Avenue Branch
Enjoy an imaginative journey with Jolie Della Valle as she reads her children’s book, Georgie and the Ants in the Pants, and plays interactive songs with her ukulele! Children will learn what it means to embrace the “ants” in their pants! Be prepared to dance and sing along with Jolie! Afterwards, there will be a book signing to follow! Della Valle is a children’s author and entertainer from Wayne, NJ. She has visited over 100 schools & libraries throughout Northern NJ with her musical storytelling program and award-winning children’s book, ‘Georgie.’ Visit www.MissJolieMusic.com to learn more.
Registration recommended (registration begins Monday, June 25).
Kids Place @ Bellevue Avenue Library, 185 Bellevue Avenue, Upper Montclair
Ages 1-6Click here for more details...
Library Board of Trustees MeetingAdult Events 07/23/2018, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
Board of Trustee meetings are scheduled for the fourth Monday of each month in 2018. Public notice of all meetings is posted in The Montclair Times. The Montclair Public Library Board of Trustees complies with the requirement of the State of New Jersey’s Open Public Meetings Act.
All meetings are held at 7:30pm in the Main Library auditorium. No meetings are scheduled for August or December.Click here for more details...
Write Group: Support GroupLibrary Groups Events 07/24/2018, 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Main Library – Conference Room (1st Floor)
Support Group core meeting every Tuesday morning to review our writing progress & discuss writing topics.Click here for more details...
Bridge GroupLibrary Groups Events 07/24/2018, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Main Library – Conference Room (1st Floor)
All ages and skill levels are welcome to play Bridge every Tuesday afternoon in the Library’s Conference Room.
For more information about this group please contact Linda Welch at 973-744-0500 ext. 2221 or via email at email@example.com.Click here for more details...
Just Walk! – Fitness ClassAdult Events 07/24/2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
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