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 and Friday April 3 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.

Let’s Pretend with Miss Julie on Wednesdays at 11 (4/1 and 4/8 only)
Kids of all ages are invited to come and hear some delightful stories and let your imagination run wild! 

Lapsit Time with Miss Julie on Thursdays at 11 (4/2 & 4/9 only)
Songs, rhymes, dancing, and stories are sure to delight babies and toddlers ages 0-30 months with their caregivers!

NEW TIME: Read, Sing, Play & Explore with Miss Liv on Fridays 4/10-24 at 11
STEAM-based storytime for all toddlers and school-age kids.
(What is STEAMS:Science T:Technoglogy E: Engineering A: Arts M: Mathematics)

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

Sunday Fun Day! at 11 (Library is Closed on 4/5)
Join Miss Miss Meaghan or Miss Tara for Sunday morning stories and fun! All ages.

 

Afternoon & Evening Programs

No Registration Required

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

Mathemania! on Tuesday, April 7 from 1-3
Join us on the Children’s Floor for Estimation stations and other math challenges!  For ages 6 & up. 

Math + Art on Thursday, April 9 at 6:30 pm
Join Miss Liv and create a math "quilt" using fractions and geometry.
Note to parents/caregivers: The math and art activity offers children an opportunity to interpret math terms, use measuring skills, consider symmetry, and work on estimating skills all in the context of creating art. Fun for all ages. Children under 6 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Science Adventures with Miss Meaghan on Thursday, April 16 at 7
Stories, experiments, and exploration galore!  For ages 4 & up.

Afternoon & Evening ProgramsAfternoon & Evening Programs

Registration Required

Book & Film Club: Mary Poppins on Mondays, April 20-May 18 at 6pm
Join Miss Colleen on Monday evenings to read aloud Mary Poppins by P.L. Travers. We will watch the film on our last day. Grades 3-5.
Online registration begins Monday, April 6.

Tea Time Thursdays on April 16 & 23 at 4pm
Join Miss Colleen in the library's Science Center for one hour of fairytale readings (classic tales and Disney) We will enjoy our tea as we discuss our favorites! Both girls and boys are welcome!  For ages 6 and up.
Online registration begins on Thursday, April 2.

Sunday Book Group on April 19 at 1 pm
This month we will discuss Guinea Dog by Patrick Jennings. Please read the book and bring your copy with you. Limited copies will be available at the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor.  Grades 3 & up.
Online registration begins Saturday, April 4.

B&C Book Club on Thursday, April 30 at 7pm
Join Meaghan for a discussion of The Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt. Please read the book and bring
your copy with you. Limited copies will be available at the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor. Grades 6 & up.
Online registration begins Thursday, April 16.

Book & Film Club: Because of Winn Dixie on Mondays, March 16-April 13 at 6pm
Join Miss Colleen on Monday evenings to read aloud Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo. We will watch the film on our last day. Grades 3-5.
Registration for this group is filled.

 

Please visit our calendar to register.

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