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

(Monday-Friday Storytimes will begin the week of September 8)

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 Come hear some delightful stories and let your imagination run wild!  All ages. 

Stories & Stretches with Miss Meaghan on Friday September 12 Join Miss Meaghan for a relaxing start to your weekend with storybooks paired with basic yoga poses and stretches. All ages.

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

Sunday Science Storytime at 11 on September 7 & 21 Join Miss Christina for stories and science!  All ages.

Sunday Fun Day! on September 14 & 28 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 beginning September 10
Emily Vorp and accompanist Bill Bauer are back to delight one and all with songs and stories for all ages!  

Science Adventures with Miss Meaghan on Thursday, September 18 at 7:30pm
Stories, experiments, and exploration galore!  For ages 4 and up. 

Afternoon & Evening Programs

Registration Required

Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s Club: Glow in the Dark Geometry on Thursday, September 11 at 7pm
Join Miss Liv and make geometric shapes using glowsticks. Lay out the sticks to make mystical repeating patterns, and even build a gleaming Egyptian pyramid. Then flick off the lights to see it all glow! Grades K-2.
Online registration begins on Wednesday, September 3. 

Fun with Folktales on Wednesdays, September 17, 24 & October 1 at 4:15
Discover wonderful stories from around the world each week with Miss Julie.
Online registration begins on Wednesday, September 3. 

Book & Film Club: The Parent Trap on Mondays, September 15-29 from 6-7:30pm
Join Miss Colleen for a reading of The Parent Trap on Mondays in September. We will read the story aloud together, then, in our last session, we will watch the film. Grades 2-4.
Online Registration begins on Tuesday, September 2.

A Passport to…on Thursday, September 18 from 4-5:30 pm
Join Miss Colleen and take a journey to another country. We will be exploring the history, music, and culture of a chosen country. Grades 2-4.
Online registration begins on Thursday, September 4.

Explore…Bears! on Thursday, September 25 from 4-5:30pm
Join Miss Colleen for another "Explore..." program. We will be using our library databases, and conducting different forms of research on the topic of bears.  Grades 2-5.
Online registration begins on Thursday, September 11.

B&C Book Club on Thursday, September 25 at 7:30pm
This month’s selection will be announced after the August B&C Book Club meeting on Thursday, August 28.  Grades 6 & up.
Online registration begins Thursday, September 4. 

Sunday Book Group on September 28 at 1pm
This month we will discuss Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos  by R.L. Lafevers.  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, September 7.

Please visit our calendar to register.

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