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Mendham, NJ 07945
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The library will be closed Monday, Feb. 20, for Presidents' Day.

 

 

 


Weather Closings and Delays

For the most current information about our delayed openings or closings please visit our Facebook page.  However, if Mendham Borough Schools are on a delayed opening the Library will open at 11 AM and morning library programs will be canceled.

 

 

 

Programs for Adults in February

Buying and Selling Online
Tuesday, February 21 at 1PM

Come learn the reasons to Shop/Buy/Sell online. The presentation will include possible buyer concerns, seller reliability, product quality, privacy, safety and security when buying and selling online. To register, call the library.

 

Coffee with Friends
Saturday, February 25 at 10:30 AM

Would you like to join the Friends of the Mendham Borough Library, or learn how they help our library? Please join us for coffee and learn about the many ways our Friends group helps make our library a better place. Whatever your talent or skill, the library could use your support!

 

 

Ongoing Programs for Children in February

Exploring Math
Monday, Feb 27 at 3:15 PM for K-3 grades Waiting list only.
Thursday, Feb. 16 at 3:30 PM for 4-8 grades

Make math fun again, with toilet paper olympics, zoo animal zip lines and more! To register call the library for grades K-3 or click HERE for grades 4-8.

 

Book Worms
Tuesdays, February 28 at 3:15PM

Stop in today and pick up the book The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Catling join the discussion. Open to 1st-4th graders. Contact the library to register or HERE to register online.

 

Knitting Club for Kids
Wednesday, February 22 at 3:15 PM

Learn how to knit and make your own beautiful creations! Grades 2 and up. Contact the library to register or click HERE to register online.

 

 

Tween Advisory Board NEW NIGHT IN 2017!
Tuesday, February 21 at 6:00 PM
Ms. Amanda needs your help in planning fun programs for the library! Join Ms. Amanda for and help plan future library programs! Open to 5th-8th graders. Contact the library to register or click HERE to register online

 

Life Size CANDYLAND
Saturday February 25 at 11AM-1PM

Join our Tween Advisory Board as they host a life-sized Candyland. Stop in anytime between 11am and 1pm to play and travel through the Peppermint forest and visit Gumdrop Mountain. Families are welcomed and treats will be provided. Contact the library to register or click HERE to register online.

 

Programs for Adults in March

Celtic Harp with Faye Fishman
Wednesday, March 15 at 6:30PM

Come enjoy a special soothing harp music concert with Faye Fishman on the Celtic Harp. Irish soda bread will be served. Contact the library to register or click HERE to register online.

 

Social Media for Authors and Writers
Saturday, March 18 at 10:30AM

Claire McKinney and Larissa Ackerman from Claire McKinney PR will be here to present a program on using social media for authors and writers. Come learn the many tools available for social media promotion. Contact the library to register or click HERE to register online.

 

 

Programs for Children in March

Book Worms
Wednesdays, March 1 & 15 at 3:15PM

This month we will be reading James & the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl. Copies of this book are available at the library. Contact the library to register or click HERE to register online.

 

 

Chess Club
Thursday, March 2 at 6:30 PM

Learn new tips and tricks from Chess Instructor Marty Sobin. For grades 2 and up. To register call the library or click HERE to register online. Sponsored by the Mendham Municipal Alliance.

 

St. Patrick's Day BINGO
Friday, March 3 at 3:15 PM

All ages welcomed. Come join the fun. To register, stop in or call the library.

 

Books & Bagels: Family Book Club
Saturday, March 11 at 10:30AM

We will be discussing the book Holes by Louis Sachar. Copies of this title are available at the library. To register call the library or click HERE to register online.

 

 

Community Family Night: Drumming Circle
Tuesday March 14 at 6:30PM at BROOKSIDE Community Club

Join Musician Mark as he brings his drums for families to share and play. To register call the library or click HEREto register online.

 

 

Afternoon Movie: MOANA
Friday, March 17 at 3:15PM

Parents please plan to stay and enjoy the movie with your child.

 

Sing-A-Long
EVERY Mondays at 10:30 AM

Music program for our youngest patrons every Monday at 10:30AM. Open to ages birth to 5. Drop in no registration required.

 

 


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Weekly Adult Groups

Bridge, Wednesdays at 10 AM
Device Advice, Wednesdays 1 PM-3 PM
Canasta, Thursdays at 10 AM
Knitting Circle, Fridays at 10:30 AM
Monthly Book Group, Friday, February 24, The Dubliners by James Joyce

 

Tumblebooks
You get 550 titles which include animated talking picture books, books in English, French and Spanish, read-alongs, non-fiction books and National Geographic Videos. Plus, school subscriptions receive access to educator resources such as lesson plans, quizzes and educational games and puzzles. Click HERE to start using this collection.

 

Rosetta Stone
Learn alanguage online with Rosetta Stone®, the world's best language-learning software. Learn to start speaking a new language today. Click HERE and enter your library card number.

 

 

Yoga at the Library
Tuesdays and/or Thursdays at 8:30 AM

Our 1 hour Yoga classes are held on Tuesday and Thursday at 8:30 AM. The monthly cost varies depending on how many classes are held each month. You can sign up for Tuesday and/or Thursday sessions. Drop-ins if room is available cost $8 per class.

 

 

Looking for family history information? Look no further! Mendham Borough Library cardholders now have access to My Heritage, the leading destination for discovering, preserving and sharing family history. MyHeritage provides more than 5 billion historical records from all over the world, including more than a hundred million tombstone photos. Just click on the MyHeritage button, enter your library card number and start searching!


Museum Pass Program

FREE Museum Passes at the Library
Use your library card to get free museum passes! We currently offer museum passes to The Montclair Art Museum in Montclair NJ, Imagine That! in Florham Park, Intrepid Air and Space Museum on the waterfront in New York and Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton NJ. Mendham Borough residents with a current Mendham Borough Library card may reserve museum passes up to 3 months in advance. Call the library today and reserve your pass!

 

 

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

2016 is the perfect time for your child to join our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program. Encourage early literacy skills for kids from birth to kindergarten with this fun, easy library program. Stop by the library for details and to sign up your child. The Ducks are waiting! Click HERE to watch our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration that was broadcast on Mendham TV.

 

 

MAIN Cloud Library

We are excited to announce the launch of the new MAIN Cloud Library, our new e-book and downloadable audiobook product. Click here to download the App and get started. Make sure you pick Mendham Borough Library as your library!

 

Zinio For Libraries
Digital Magazines

Love reading the current issue of magazines? We are pleased to announce the availability of Zinio for Libraries, the world’s largest newsstand to Mendham Borough Library card holders. Through our website, you will have unlimited multi-user access to complete 87 digital magazines titles, easily viewed on most Internet-enabled devices.
You can access Zinio here. For more information on how to use this on iPad, Android or Kindle Fire click on your type of device. For the list of available titles click here.

 

 

Notary Service Offered at the Library

The library now has a staff member who is a Public Notary. The service is free but PLEASE CALL AHEAD 973-543-4152 for availability. For more information on this service please click here.

 

Borough Best Sellers Program

You've just heard that Nora Roberts or James Patterson has a new book out but don't have time to get the library to place it on hold. Now you won't have to worry - join the Borough Best Sellers and we'll do it for you automatically. All you need to do is fill a form letting us know your favorite authors. We will place holds for up to 10 of your favorite authors. Click HERE to print out a paper copy and return to the library.

 

 

 



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