Game On: Wii and Board GamesKid & Family Events 04/26/2019, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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 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.
Children ages 11 and under must have an adult with them to participate.
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ChesstronautsKid & Family Events 04/26/2019, 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Main Library – Youth Services Dept. (3rd Floor)
Online registration is available for valid Montclair Public Library card holders. All others should call the Youth Services Department to be added to the waiting list.
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, March 25).
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Passport to Flavor: Opposites AttractTeen Events 04/30/2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Main Library – Youth Services Dept. (3rd Floor)
Registration required (registration begins Monday, March 25).
Ages 11 and up
Peanut butter and chocolate, strawberries and balsamic vinegar, and fruit with chili salt.
What do all these have in common? They’re all flavors that pair perfectly together, even if it’s a bit unexpected!
What’s your favorite sweet and salty or sour combo? Check out this food event to explore the ways that different flavor profiles complement and enhance each other!
Please advise of food allergies.
Online registration is available for valid Montclair Public Library card holders. All others should call the Youth Services Department to be added to the waiting list.Click here for more details...
Creativity Café with the Creativity CaravanAdult Events 05/02/2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open Book/ Open Mind: The Efficiency Paradox – What Big Data Can’t DoAdult Events 05/03/2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Main Library – Auditorium
The Efficiency Paradox: What Big Data Can’t Do