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Remember, you may collect your prizes until September 2. Bring a friend, attend a program, or spend some time learning a new computer game. Don't forget to check out some good books to read, too!    

Summer reading photoOn Your Mark, Get Set….READ!    
   Is your summer flying by? You still have time to collect your prizes……and……to have your picture taken with our awesome Olympic athletes display.  Programs, reading, fun and prizes await you!       


Bernardsville train station 2016Traveling Tales – Bernardsville Train Station, in the passenger waiting room       For our last week of Traveling Tales we are heading to the Bernardsville Train Station waiting room.  As you look at the station from the street, the waiting room is on the right side.  There is plenty of parking at north end of the parking lot, in the designated shoppers parking area. We hope to see you there!

Tuesday, August 30, from 2:00-2:30 pm. For ages 3 yrs. and up.  Free.  No sign-up needed. 

baby play

Baby Play       After a busy summer, we’re taking a break from story times, but you can still bring your babies to play and socialize.

Wednesdays, August 24-Sept.14  from 10:00-10:30 am. Birth-17 months.    

breakfast BKBreakfast with Books at Burger King       What goes with pancakes and orange juice? Stories, of course! Meet us at Burger King and enjoy stories with your breakfast every Thursday for the rest of the summer.

Thursdays, August 25 and September 1 from 10:00-10:30 am.  Family. Breakfast purchases are the responsibility of the patrons.  

OTL-splatters-taglineOutside the Lines: Story Time at Tons of Toys 
   Experience the library in a whole new way! Join us for stories at local business, Tons of Toys, and be a part of a global initiative, Outside the Lines. Outside the Lines is designed to reintroduce libraries to their local communities. Free. No sign-up is needed.

Wednesday, September 14  from 10:30-11:00 am. Tons of Toys is located at 1 Mine Brook Road on Olcott Square in Bernardsville. Family. Free.  

parachute 2016Parachute Play       Bring your family and let’s unfold the large parachute!  What games have you played with the parachute before?  Bounce the ball, run under, “bump the chute” and more fun awaits you.

Monday, August 29,  from 3:00-4:00 pm. Family. Free. No sign-up needed.

storytimeStory Time Saturday        Don’t forget……we have story time every Saturday, even during the other program breaks. Stories, music, finger plays and more await you and your children. We hope to see you there!

Saturdays,  from 10:30-11:15 am. Family. Free. No sign-up needed.

legosLEGO® Friday!  What will you build? Drop in for a few minutes or for the whole 2 hours. Build your own creation or collaborate with your friends.  


Friday, August 26 and September 2,  from 3:00-5:00 pm. Family. Free. No sign-up needed. 

community service Preteen Community Service  Would you like to earn community service credits while having fun at the library? Bring a friend and join us for Pre-Teen Community Service evenings.  Come for an hour, help us with projects, chat with your friends and make a difference. 

 Thursday,  September 22 from 6:30-7:30 pm. Gr. 4-6. No sign-up needed. 

Polaris PowerPAC - Children's Edition Did you know that we have a children’s version of our online catalog? Click here to try out our child-friendly version.

The Bernardsville Public Library has Test Prep Databases to help you prepare for the NJ Ask, the PSAT, the SAT, the GRE, the Citizenship Exam and so much more! Click here to register or start taking practice exams.