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Mendham, NJ 07945

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Library September Programs

September Programs for Adults

Music and Trivia from the 50's: A Talk by David Arron
Friday, September 22 at 1PM

Back by popular demand, David Aaron will visit the library to discuss music and events of the 50's including Doo Wop. Mr. Aaron, a band leader in NJ since the 1970's will play recorded and live music at this special program. Refreshments will be served. Call the library to sign up, or click HERE to sign up online.


Learn How to Write Great College Essays
Saturday, Sept. 23 @ 11AM

Please come join Marie Mai, a community organizer for CollegeWise, as she discusses how to write great college essays. Parents and students are welcome at this free event. Please call the library to sign up, or click HERE to signup online.


September Programs for Kids

Merry Musicians: Music Together
Friday, Sept. 22 @ 10AM

Join us with your baby, toddler or preschooler for a free community music and movement program. Ages 0-7. Call the library to register or click HERE to register online.



Mondays @ 3:30PM for ages 5-8
Wednesdays @ 3:30PM for ages 9 and up.

A program which encourages creative expression. Each week will have a different theme. Call the library to sign up or click HERE to sign up online for Mondays, click HERE to sign up for Wednesdays


Booke Wyrms: Myth and Legend
Thursdays @ 3:30PM

A discussion for learning about the myths and folklore which fuel our fairytales and beliefs. Ages 8-14. No registration is required.


Fun and Games
Fridays @3:30PM

Come have fun playing your favorite board-games...from BINGO to charades and more. All ages. No registration is required.



Creature Comfort's Read to a Dog
Saturday, Sept. 16th at 12PM

Come to the library and read to your furry friend. Therapy dogs are trained to promote early literacy. All ages. Registration is required.This program is now FULL, please call the library to be placed on the waiting list.



Monthly Programs for Children

Click HERE for the Reading log for 1000 Books Before Kindergarten. Click HERE for BEYOND 1000 Books reading log.


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
Monthly Book Group, September 22, at 10AM Born a Crime by Trevor Noah. Click HERE for the 2017 Book Group Flyer.


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.



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.



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, 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

2017 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. Click here to download the reading log.




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.


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.



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!


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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