Creativity Café with the Creativity CaravanAdult Events 02/21/2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Game On: Wii and Board GamesKid & Family Events 02/22/2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Main Library – Youth Services Dept. (3rd Floor)
Are ‘wii board’ yet? Come enjoy many games that are a lot of fun and offer a little bit of friendly competition. We will provide various Wii games (including but not limited to) Wii Sports Resort, Just Dance, and Super Smash Brothers Brawl. In addition, we will also offer various board games such as Don’t Wake Daddy, Creationary, LIFE, Clue, Connect 4, Operation, Twister, Mancala, Chess, and Backgammon to those who prefer to play traditional board games. GAME ON!
No registration required
All ages welcome
(Children ages 11 and under must have an adult with them to participate.)Click here for more details...
Flamenco Para Los Niños: Family ConcertKid & Family Events 02/24/2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
Admission Nation of Montclair returns with their riveting presentation of Spain’s ancient music and dance form known as Flamenco. With its colorful costumes and passionate sounds, this singular cultural program is expressly designed for children and their families. Please join the Youth Services Department as we explore the rich heritage of Flamenco.
All ages welcome
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Passport to Flavor: Molecular GastronomyTeen Events 02/27/2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Main Library – Isabel Rose Café
Join us as we take another culinary journey, this time not to another country, but to explore the fascinating world of food science!
We’ll be experimenting with agar (a substance derived from red seaweed and used as a thickener or gelatin replacement!), creating unexpected textures and shapes out of ordinary ingredients, and more! Please advise of any food allergies.
Registration required (registration begins Monday, January 28)
Ages 11 and up
1st floor CafeClick here for more details...
Creativity Café with the Creativity CaravanAdult Events 02/28/2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ChesstronautsKid & Family Events 03/01/2019, 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Main Library – Youth Services Dept. (3rd Floor)
The Chesstronauts have landed! Kids of all skill levels will receive high-quality and accessible instruction that will culminate in improved strategic thinking, problem solving and sportsmanship. Topics range from basic piece movements to advanced positional strategy. Along the way, from the honing of analytical abilities through mastery of the game, participants will develop a lifelong love for this ancient game. Chesstronauts is led by five sophomores from Montclair Kimberley Academy who’ve developed a shared passion for chess. With collective playing experience of 27 years, the Chesstronauts are here to guide you towards the endless possibilities of your own skills.
Registration recommended (Registration begins Monday, February 25).Click here for more details...
Creativity Café with the Creativity CaravanAdult Events 03/07/2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
TAB MeetingTeen Events 03/13/2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Main Library – Youth Services Dept. (3rd Floor)
Join us for our March Teen Advisory Board meeting! At this meeting we’ll celebrate Women’s History Month, discuss spring events, plan for Pi Day (3.14), set up for the Human Library, and more.
The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) of the Montclair Public Library meets the first Wednesday* of each month, October-May.
TAB members receive community service hours for participating. Refreshments will be served; please advise of food allergies.
Teen Advisory Board members, grades 6-12
*Please note TAB meets the second Wednesday of the month rather than the first in March.