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Let’s Make Music: Instrument Creation Stations

NJ Makers Day 2024

2024-03-17 15:00:00 2024-03-17 16:00:00 America/New_York Let’s Make Music: Instrument Creation Stations Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space

Sunday, March 17
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-03-17 15:00:00 2024-03-17 16:00:00 America/New_York Let’s Make Music: Instrument Creation Stations Children 5 and older use their creativity to make musical instruments including bell bracelets, castanets, rain sticks and mini mandolins. Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space

Children 5 and older use their creativity to make musical instruments including bell bracelets, castanets, rain sticks and mini mandolins.

Participants in this New Jersey Makers Day event must be accompanied by an adult.


CoLab Space Accessibility

AGE GROUP: | Kids |

EVENT TYPE: | STEAM | Special Events | Arts & Crafts |

TAGS: | NJMD24 | NJ Maker Day |

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Sat, Apr 20 9:00AM to 6:00PM
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Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

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Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Conference Room
Poet and writer Dara-Lyn Shrager leads a four-session course designed for those with some prior experience writing poetry.
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Thu, Apr 18, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Thu, Apr 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
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Thu, Apr 18, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
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Reading & Discovery with Princeton University Library Special Collections: Join us at Firestone Library to discuss a book and examine items from the collection tied to themes from the book.
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Thu, Apr 18, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Princeton Public Library - Newsroom
Cathy Lewis of Diageo Beverage Manufacturing delivers a talk examining how new technologies are reshaping the beverage alcohol industry. Register through Princeton Tech Meetup.
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Fri, Apr 19, 9:45am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
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Fri, Apr 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

Fri, Apr 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Early childhood experts Krista Gervon and Jillian Best Adler lead an informal discussion and support group for parents of infants and toddlers.

Fri, Apr 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
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Fri, Apr 19, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
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Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Off-Site - Princeton Garden Theatre
In this 13th film from the beloved Toho kaiju series, Godzilla plays the hero fighting alongside the giant robot Jet Jaguar to defend Earth from Megalon and Gigan. G. 1 hour, 18 minutes.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - 3rd Floor Pop-up Programming Area
To celebrate Earth Day, pick up a kit to make a bee at home while supplies last.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years and up, accompanied by an adult.

Sat, Apr 20, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
This family-friendly movie follows a young, smart, French Canadian entrepreneur who wants to develop his farm. Part of the Princeton French Film Festival. Registration required.
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Sat, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Storytime in Japanese for children and their caregivers.

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library - STEAM Studio
Princeton University chemistry graduate students give demonstrations and lead hands-on experiments for kids 8 and up in this fun workshop.

Sat, Apr 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
These sessions are intended for youth in second through sixth grade who are beginners or have some chess experience. Registration is not necessary.

Sun, Apr 21, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Storytime in German for children and their caregivers.

Sun, Apr 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The author and UC Berkeley professor discusses his new book, "Before the Movement: The Hidden History of Black Civil Rights" with Wallace D. Best and Hendrik Hartog of Princeton University.

Mon, Apr 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Join us for a playdate! These sessions offer an opportunity for parents and caregivers to play with their children, in a relaxed, fun and social learning space. Themes change weekly.

Mon, Apr 22, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Princeton University students provide after-school homework help in all academic subjects to students in elementary through high school. Registration is not required for this drop-in program.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet.

Mon, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual - Zoom
Poets read from works in progress and receive constructive peer feedback at these twice-monthly virtual sessions.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Tech Center
Members of the Princeton Macintosh Users Group help resolve questions about Apple devices. Drop in at any time during this session.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
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Princeton Public Library - Lobby
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Tue, Apr 23, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Princeton Room
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Tue, Apr 23, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
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Tue, Apr 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Tech Center
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Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Bring your knitting and/or crochet project (and your own supplies) to these drop-in social gatherings. Sessions will not include instruction. Registration is not required.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Conference Room
Sketchers of all abilities and experience levels meet twice monthly to sketch, draw and paint together in this social art group. Sessions held on the second Tuesday and last Wednesday of the month.

Wed, Apr 24, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Wed, Apr 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
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Princeton Public Library
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Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Google Meet - https://meet.google.com/tmq-ohnf-myh
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Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
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This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

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Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet. Please register in advance.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Conference Room
Poet and writer Dara-Lyn Shrager leads a four-session course designed for those with some prior experience writing poetry.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Apr 25, 11:30am - 12:00pm
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This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Thu, Apr 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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After Baby Storytime, stay and enjoy free play and socialization with your baby in a supportive and nurturing environment.

Thu, Apr 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Final program in a three-part series about accessing credible information and news literacy skills for responsible civic engagement.

Thu, Apr 25, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
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Thu, Apr 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
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Thu, Apr 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The author is joined in conversation by John Farmer to discuss her new book "To Keep the Republic: Thinking, Talking, and Acting like a Democratic Citizen." Registration requested.

Fri, Apr 26, 9:45am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Alex Freund helps you master the interview process and present yourself as an ideal candidate by focusing on the interview step by step from the hiring manager’s perspective.

Fri, Apr 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
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Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

Fri, Apr 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Publicity expert Leah Paulos shares strategies to help authors position books effectively, find targeted media outlets and event venues and build the all-important author platform. 
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Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years and up, accompanied by an adult.

Sat, Apr 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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Librarian and author Gabrielle Esposito offers a comprehensive exploration of the revision and editing process, empowering writers to create clear, compelling and error-free content.

Sat, Apr 27, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Find fiction and nonfiction for all ages from local published authors, who will be available to sell and sign their books, on the first floor of the library.

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Storytime in Spanish for children and their caregivers.

Sat, Apr 27, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - STEAM Studio
These sessions are intended for youth in second through sixth grade who are beginners or have some chess experience. Registration is not necessary.

Sun, Apr 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The architect and author discusses "Hillier: Selected Works," co-written with architect Barbara A. Hillier, his wife, at this Book Brunch event.

Sun, Apr 28, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Princeton Public Library - STEAM Studio
Writers in grades 5 to 8 are invited to bring a work in progress of up to 2500 words to workshop as a group and prepare to pitch for publication in youth literary journals. Registration required.

Sun, Apr 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The legendary recordings of Tony Bennett and Bill Evans are performed by pianist Joel Zelnik with vocalist Tony Corrao during this Jazz Appreciation Month concert.

Sun, Apr 28, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Storytime in Polish for children and their caregivers.

Mon, Apr 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Join us for a playdate! These sessions offer an opportunity for parents and caregivers to play with their children, in a relaxed, fun and social learning space. Themes change weekly.

Mon, Apr 29, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Princeton University students provide after-school homework help in all academic subjects to students in elementary through high school. Registration is not required for this drop-in program.

Mon, Apr 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Jennifer L. Roberts is joined in conversation by James Welling to discuss her new book, "Contact: Art and the Pull of Print." A signing will follow the conversation.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

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Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 1:00pm
New date Tuesday, April 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Members of the Princeton Macintosh Users Group help resolve questions about Apple devices. Drop in at any time during this session.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Tech Center
Members of the Princeton Macintosh Users Group help resolve questions about Apple devices. Drop in at any time during this session.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Join us for a playdate! These sessions offer an opportunity for parents and caregivers to play with their children, in a relaxed, fun and social learning space. Themes change weekly.

Tue, Apr 30, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Princeton Room
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder's personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Tue, Apr 30, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Need some help with your homework? Have a problem you just can't solve? Stop by the CoLab on the third floor of the library for some help with your school assignments.

Tue, Apr 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Michael Cook is joined in conversation by Sadaf Jaffer to discuss his forthcoming book, "A History of the Muslim World: From Its Origins to the Dawn of Modernity." A signing will follow the event.

Wed, May 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Bring your knitting and/or crochet project (and your own supplies) to these drop-in social gatherings. Sessions will not include instruction. Registration is not required.

Wed, May 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

Wed, May 01, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Wed, May 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
After Baby Storytime, stay and enjoy free play and socialization with your baby in a supportive and nurturing environment.

Wed, May 01, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Need some help with your homework? Have a problem you just can't solve? Stop by the CoLab on the third floor of the library for some help with your school assignments.

Wed, May 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Google Meet - https://meet.google.com/tmq-ohnf-myh
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet. Registration required

Wed, May 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The author discusses and signs copies of her newest book, "The Backyard Bird Chronicles," and the joy she finds from birding and the natural wonders of the world.

Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

Canceled
Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Google Meet - https://meet.google.com/kvn-unvt-yjc
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet. Please register in advance.

Thu, May 02, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Lobby
Members of Housing Initiatives of Princeton will be on hand to talk about their work and potential volunteer opportunities.

Thu, May 02, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Thu, May 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
After Baby Storytime, stay and enjoy free play and socialization with your baby in a supportive and nurturing environment.

Thu, May 02, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Princeton University students provide after-school homework help in all academic subjects to students in elementary through high school. Registration is not required for this drop-in program.

Thu, May 02, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Neurodivergent individuals looking to connect with others are invited to attend a craft session to work on creative projects brought from home.

Thu, May 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Newsroom
A discussion of the historical context for Lauren Groff's "Matrix" is facilitated by Sucharita Ray, lecturer in art and archaeology and history, Princeton University.
Register

Fri, May 03, 9:45am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Coach and Career Development Strategist Rod Colón discusses how you can acquire the skills needed to successfully manage the stages of career transition with a CEO's mindset.

Fri, May 03, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years and up, accompanied by an adult.

Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Princeton Public Library - STEAM Studio
Rising eighth- to 12th-graders are invited to learn about volunteering at the library.

Sat, May 04, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Storytime in Mandarin Chinese for children and their caregivers.

Sat, May 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Participate in this national event with giveaways, activities and a movie screening.

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library - STEAM Studio
Students in third through sixth grade are invited to participate in fun and creative STEM challenges at these collaborative monthly sessions. Led by high school students from PRISMS.
Registration opens Saturday, April 20 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, May 04, 3:00pm - 4:50pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Celebrate Free Comic Book Day with this screening of 2023's reboot of the "Turtles" film series. PG. 1 hour, 39 minutes.

Sat, May 04, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
These sessions are intended for youth in second through sixth grade who are beginners or have some chess experience. Registration is not necessary.

Sun, May 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Lucilla Trapazzo and Alessandro Olla perform ABC-XYZ and explore the connections between contemporary music and poetry during this brunch event. Doors open at 10:45 a.m. for coffee and pastries.

Sun, May 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library - STEAM Studio
Learn the art of wood block printing with hand carved wood blocks crafted by block makers from India, and create wrapping paper and cards, during this workshop.
Registration opens Wednesday, April 24 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, May 05, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Storytime in Russian for children and their caregivers.

Mon, May 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Join us for a playdate! These sessions offer an opportunity for parents and caregivers to play with their children, in a relaxed, fun and social learning space. Themes change weekly.

Mon, May 06, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Princeton University students provide after-school homework help in all academic subjects to students in elementary through high school. Registration is not required for this drop-in program.

Mon, May 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - 3rd Floor Pop-up Programming Area
Celebrate Screen Free Week with self-directed activities and challenges in the Youth Services Department on the third floor.

Mon, May 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Off-Site - Labyrinth Books
The authors discuss the publication of Cline's "After 1177 B.C.: The Survival of Civilizations" and Fawkes' graphic novel adaptation of Cline's previous bestseller, "1177 B.C."

Mon, May 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual - Google Meet
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet.

Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Join us for a playdate! These sessions offer an opportunity for parents and caregivers to play with their children, in a relaxed, fun and social learning space. Themes change weekly.

Tue, May 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - 3rd Floor Pop-up Programming Area
Celebrate Screen Free Week with self-directed activities and challenges in the Youth Services Department on the third floor.

Tue, May 07, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Princeton Room
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder's personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Tue, May 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Need some help with your homework? Have a problem you just can't solve? Stop by the CoLab on the third floor of the library for some help with your school assignments.

Tue, May 07, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Diana Cano and Ido Shatzky, co-authors of "Management is Not Rocket Science… It’s Just Physics," discuss how to apply physics principles in tech leadership. Register through Princeton Tech Meetup.
Register

Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Conference Room
Writers receive constructive feedback at these twice-monthly group sessions during which participants read passages from a work in progress and members offer suggestions.

Wed, May 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Bring your knitting and/or crochet project (and your own supplies) to these drop-in social gatherings. Sessions will not include instruction. Registration is not required.

Wed, May 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

Wed, May 08, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Wed, May 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
After Baby Storytime, stay and enjoy free play and socialization with your baby in a supportive and nurturing environment.

Wed, May 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Tech Center
Get to know all the tools offered by Google including Gmail, Google Earth and more. Registration required.

Wed, May 08, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Need some help with your homework? Have a problem you just can't solve? Stop by the CoLab on the third floor of the library for some help with your school assignments.

Wed, May 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - 3rd Floor Pop-up Programming Area
Celebrate Screen Free Week with self-directed activities and challenges in the Youth Services Department on the third floor.

Wed, May 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Google Meet - https://meet.google.com/tmq-ohnf-myh
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet. Registration required

Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The author of "The Book That Matters Most" and "The Obituary Writer," reads from and discusses her new novel "The Stolen Child" at this book launch event. Book signing to follow.

Wed, May 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off-Site - Historical Society of Princeton
In commemoration of Holocaust Remembrance Day, Michelle Weinfeld discusses her book, "From Generation to Generation: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Identity in the Aftermath of the Shoah."
Register

Wed, May 08, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Off-Site - Princeton Garden Theatre
The International Cinema Series is held in partnership with the Princeton Garden Theatre. Tickets are required. Limited free tickets available for library card holders starting May 1.

Wed, May 08, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Off-Site
The New York Times bestselling author, entrepreneur and political leader discusses her novel, “Rogue Justice,” for the J. Edward Farnum Lectures series. Free tickets required.
Register

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

Canceled
Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Google Meet - https://meet.google.com/kvn-unvt-yjc
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet. Please register in advance.

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
The group discusses "Birnam Wood" by Eleanor Catton.

Thu, May 09, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Thu, May 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
After Baby Storytime, stay and enjoy free play and socialization with your baby in a supportive and nurturing environment.

Thu, May 09, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Princeton University students provide after-school homework help in all academic subjects to students in elementary through high school. Registration is not required for this drop-in program.

Thu, May 09, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - 3rd Floor Pop-up Programming Area
Celebrate Screen Free Week with self-directed activities and challenges in the Youth Services Department on the third floor.

Thu, May 09, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Neurodivergent young people looking to connect with others are invited to attend a crafts and games session to work on creative projects brought from home.

Thu, May 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The author shares highlights from her book "Your Best Financial Life: Save Smart Now for the Future You Want" in conversation with local small business owner Gus Canzano.

Thu, May 09, 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Virtual - Google Meet
The group discusses "The Violin Conspiracy" by Brendan Slocum. All are welcome.

Fri, May 10, 9:45am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Jan Goodman offers steps to align your potential by identifying your natural abilities that predispose you toward different types of work and activities.

Fri, May 10, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

Fri, May 10, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - 3rd Floor Pop-up Programming Area
Celebrate Screen Free Week with self-directed activities and challenges in the Youth Services Department on the third floor.

Sat, May 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years and up, accompanied by an adult.

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Conference Room
All sixth, seventh and eighth graders are welcome to join us for a fun discussion of books and other interests.

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Storytime in Spanish for children and their caregivers.

Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
A panel featuring local South Asian authors discussing the complexities of identity and the power of storytelling. Moderated by Central Desi with chai and snacks to follow.

Sat, May 11, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - STEAM Studio
These sessions are intended for youth in second through sixth grade who are beginners or have some chess experience. Registration is not necessary.

Mon, May 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Join us for a playdate! These sessions offer an opportunity for parents and caregivers to play with their children, in a relaxed, fun and social learning space. Themes change weekly.

Mon, May 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Tech Center
In this introductory class, learn how to transform (smartphone) digital pictures into professional looking images. Registration required.

Mon, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual - Google Meet
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet.

Mon, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual - Zoom
Poets read from works in progress and receive constructive peer feedback at these twice-monthly virtual sessions.

Mon, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The author discusses and reads from "A Revolver to Carry at Night," an historical novel based upon the life of Véra Nabokov and her marriage to Vladimir Nabokov. Book signing to follow.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Conference Room
Sketchers of all abilities and experience levels meet twice monthly to sketch, draw and paint together in this social art group. Sessions held on the second Tuesday and last Wednesday of the month.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

Tue, May 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Join us for a playdate! These sessions offer an opportunity for parents and caregivers to play with their children, in a relaxed, fun and social learning space. Themes change weekly.

Tue, May 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Tech Center
Discover our go-to resources for reliable information on a myriad of subjects. Registration required.

Tue, May 14, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Princeton Room
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder's personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Tue, May 14, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Princeton Public Library - CoLab Space
Need some help with your homework? Have a problem you just can't solve? Stop by the CoLab on the third floor of the library for some help with your school assignments.

Tue, May 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Zoom
Sara Madera of Plan Creatively conducts a workshop providing coaching, tools and strategies that help working mothers to thrive professionally. Register for Zoom link.

Wed, May 15, 9:30am - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Lobby
Community members are invited to meet staff from Princeton Human Services Department , United Way, and Catholic Charities during these "open office" hours on the third Wednesday of each month.

Wed, May 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Bring your knitting and/or crochet project (and your own supplies) to these drop-in social gatherings. Sessions will not include instruction. Registration is not required.

Wed, May 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual - Zoom
Attendees will learn the pros and cons of switching from cable television to streaming services. On Zoom; register for link.

Wed, May 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

Wed, May 15, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Wed, May 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
After Baby Storytime, stay and enjoy free play and socialization with your baby in a supportive and nurturing environment.

Wed, May 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Google Meet - https://meet.google.com/tmq-ohnf-myh
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet. Registration required

Wed, May 15, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
The library's Board of Trustees will meet at the Princeton Public Library.

Wed, May 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Conference Room
This social club meets once each month to set up personalized bullet journals for the month to come. Some materials will be provided, or bring your own preferred supplies. For adults and teens 16+.

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years old and up with an adult caregiver.

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Google Meet - https://meet.google.com/kvn-unvt-yjc
Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer on Google Meet. Please register in advance.

Thu, May 16, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 0-24 months old with an adult caregiver.

Thu, May 16, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
After Baby Storytime, stay and enjoy free play and socialization with your baby in a supportive and nurturing environment.

Thu, May 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Neurodivergent individuals looking to connect with others are invited to attend a craft session to work on creative projects brought from home.

Fri, May 17, 9:45am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Alex Freund helps you master the interview process and present yourself as an ideal candidate by focusing on the interview step by step from the hiring manager’s perspective.

Fri, May 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Quiet Room
Practice speaking English in person in this conversation group facilitated by a volunteer.

Fri, May 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Early childhood experts Krista Gervon and Jillian Best Adler lead an informal discussion and support group for parents of infants and toddlers.

Sat, May 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
This interactive, in-person story time features books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 2 years and up, accompanied by an adult.

Sat, May 18, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
Storytime in Japanese for children and their caregivers.

Sat, May 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library - STEAM Studio
Princeton University chemistry graduate students give demonstrations and lead hands-on experiments for kids 8 and up in this fun workshop.

Sat, May 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Princeton Public Library - Community Room
Faculty from the New School for Music Study (NSMS) in Kingston present a series of three lecture recitals, in which they play and discuss historic repertoire for the piano.

Sat, May 18, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Princeton Public Library - Story Room
These sessions are intended for youth in second through sixth grade who are beginners or have some chess experience. Registration is not necessary.