Mon-Thurs: 10am-8:30pm
Fri-Sun: 10am-5pm

 

Welcome to the Children's Page

The Children’s Room at the Plainsboro Public Library offers a vast array of exciting programs and services for kids of all ages. Please come in for a visit-- we’d love to help you find the perfect book.

See for yourself why many people say we’re not like any other library they’ve ever seen!


 


Storytimes

 

Moving Stories with Miss Debra on Mondays at 11
Join dancer and movement specialist, Debra Orenstein for a magical hour of stories, music, and movement! All ages.  

Little Critters with Miss Colleen on Tuesdays at 11
Get ready to hear some wonderful nature stories and make some treats for our feathered and furry friends! All ages.

Lapsit Time with Miss Julie on Wednesdays at 11
Songs rhymes, dancing, and stories are sure to delight babies and toddlers ages 0-30 months with their caregivers!

Let’s Pretend with Miss Julie on Thursdays at 11
Kids of all ages are invited to come and hear some delightful stories and let your imagination run wild! 

Saturday Stories on Saturdays at 11
Start your weekend off right with wonderful stories for kids of all ages.

Sunday Science Storytime on November 2, 16 & 30 at 11
Join Miss Christina for stories and science!  All ages.

Sunday Fun Day! on November 9 & 23 at 11
Join Miss Meaghan for Sunday morning stories and fun! All ages.

 

Afternoon & Evening Programs

No Registration Required

Musical Stories with Miss Emily on Wednesdays at 7
Emily Vorp and accompanist Bill Bauer are here to delight one and all with songs and stories for all ages!  

Science Adventures with Miss Christina on Thursday, November 6 at 7
Stories, experiments, and exploration galore!  For ages 4 and up. 

Bubble Science! on Saturday, November 15 at 12:15pm
Float on up to the Science Center where our special guest instructors, the women of WATS, will lead a bubble science workshop!!  For all ages. 

Afternoon & Evening Programs

Registration Required

LEGO NXT Robotics on Saturdays, November 1, 8, 15 & 22 from 10:30am-12pm
Join lead mentor Brett BuSha along with our team of teen mentors, and learn how to build and program a robot.  This 4-week class is for beginners only. Grades 4-6.
Online registration begins on Monday, October 27. 

Book & Film Club: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe on Mondays, November 3-24 at 6pm
Join Miss Colleen and read this classic tale by C.S. Lewis. At the last class, we will watch the film and discuss the differences between the book and film.  Grades 3-5.
Online Registration begins on Thursday, October 23.

B&C Book Club on Sunday, November 9 at 1pm
Join Meaghan for a discussion of Shadow and Bone  by Leigh Bardugo. Please read the book and bring your copy with you. Grades 6 & up.
Online registration begins Sunday, October 19.

Improvmania on Wednesdays, November 12 & 19 at 4:30pm
Join Miss Julie for a fun-filled hour of theatre games and improvisation.  Grades 4 & up.
Online registration begins on Wednesday, October 29.
 

Bedtime Math Crazy 8s Club: Thursdays, November 13 & 20 at 7pm
On November 13, it’s the “Time of Your Life!” Join Miss Liv and find out what makes you tick. Race to do crazy stunts, “be” a clock, and see if you have the winning birthday.  And on November 20, it’s the “Toilet Paper Olympics!”  Bet you never knew sports and toilet paper could go together, huh? Join Miss Liv and get on a roll with your Olympian skills in the shot put, the long jump, and the relay race! For grades K-2.
Online registration begins on Monday, October 27.
(You only need to register once to attend both classes.)

Sunday Book Group on November 23 at 1pm
This month we will discuss Jinx by Sage Blackwood.  Please read the book and bring your copy with you. Limited copies will be available at the Reference Desk. Grades 4 and up.
Online registration begins on Sunday, November 9.

Book & Film Club on Mondays, December 1-29 at 6 pm
The book selection for December will be announced soon.  Grades 3-5.
Online registration begins on Monday, November 17.

 

Please visit our calendar to register.

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