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!



Moving Stories with Miss Debra on Mondays at 11am, June 1, 8, 15, and 22
Join dancer and movement specialist,   Debra Orenstein for a magical hour of stories, music, and movement!  All ages.

Science Stories with Miss Christina on Fridays at 11am, June 5,12,19,26
Join Miss Christina for stories and science! All ages.


Afternoon & Evening Programs

No Registration Required

Musical Stories with Miss Emily on Wednesday Evenings at 7pm, June 3, 10, and 17
Emily Vorp and accompanist Bill Bauer are here to delight one and all with sing-along songs and stories for all ages!

Pringle Packing Kick-Off on June 22 at 2pm
Stop by the Library’s Science Center (3rd Floor) for your Pringle chip and instructions. Don’t miss out on this zany challenge! All Ages.

Afternoon & Evening ProgramsAfternoon & Evening Programs

Registration Required

Summer Reading Book Club: Mondays in July at 6pm Join Miss Colleen in reading aloud one of your “Required Reading” books. Each session will be followed by group discussion.
Online registration begins June 19. Grades 4-5

 Book & Film Club: Mondays in June at 6pm
Join Miss Colleen for another month of reading together “Bedtime Stories”. Once we complete this book, we will watch the film and have a discussion on the differences. Grades 3-5.
Online registration has begun, and will close on June 5th.
(Classes will be June 1,8,15,22 and 29)

Color Explosion Paper Beads on June 23 at 1pm
Start the summer program “Local Color” with this paper bead-making workshop. You will leave with a bead bracelet. Visiting artist Liz Adams is the instructor. Grades 2 and up.
Online registration begins June 9.

Planting the Seeds on June 29 at 1pm and 2:30 pm
Produce "local" and "colorful" plants! Join master gardener and artist Art Lee in this afternoon workshop to learn the basics of starting plants from seeds, using recycling and creativity in potting plants, and conserving soil. Take home samples and help plant a few for the library. Grades 2 and up. These are two separate (1 hour) sessions. Register for just one.
Online registration begins June 15.

Click here for the 1pm  session.
Click here for the 2:30pm session.

E-zine: Local Color on Tuesdays, June 30-July 28 at 3pm
Help create the “Local Color” issue of the Plainsboro Library e-zine – interview people in our community and learn how to turn your interviews into proper articles. Grades 4-6.
Online registration begins on Tuesday, June 16.


Please visit our calendar to register.Please visit our calendar to register.

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