Fall 2014 Events and Information[/sws_yellow_box]

storytimeThe Youth Services Department offers a variety of weekly programs as well as special events for children of all ages. Click here for descriptions and schedule of special events.  OR Click here to see our calendar and register for Special Programs. 

Charley Harper art 2014After School Adventures: Learn about the Art of Charley Harper Children in grades 1-4 will enjoy a closer look at this whimsical artist/illustrator and will exercise their own creativity in the style of Charley Harper.

Thursday, December 11  from 4:15-5:00 pm.

nina-programsNina Music: Sing, Sign and Dance She incorporates call and response techniques, as well as sign language and directional movement to keep the kids engaged and interested. The musical selection goes from well-known songs like “Wheels on the Bus” to original songs that she’s written, some of which are written specifically with teachable lessons in mind. 

Friday, December 12 from 10:30-11:1 am. Family program.

string ornamentsOrnament and Gift Tag Workshop: Bring the whole family and create a variety of ornaments and gift tags that will add a personal touch to your holidays. 

Saturday, December 13 from 2:00-3:00 pm. 

mollybangCelebrate Molly Bang’s Birthday What better reason for a birthday party than to celebrate a famous author/illustrator? Stories, a craft and birthday cupcakes will delight kids of all ages.

Monday, December 29 from 10:30-11:30 am.  

Jeff BoyerJeff Boyer’s Bubble Trouble A bubble volcano! Bubble roller coaster! A kid in a bubble?!? Jeff Boyer juggles bubbles, sculpts and builds with bubbles, makes fog-filled bubbles and more. Mixing comedy, music and interactive bubble-magic, he engages and delights audiences of all ages. Please click here to register for this program.

Monday, December 29 from 2:00-2:45 pm. 

paper bag scrapbook #2Paper Bag Scrap Booking Drop in with the whole family and make a personal or family keepsake commemorating 2014. You are invited to bring your own photos, stickers and personal items. We will provide a variety of materials for decorating your scrap book.

Tuesday, December 30 from 2:30-4:30 pm

legosMondays are LEGO® Build Days What will you build? Join Lego builders on Mondays @ 4:00 pm. Every Monday LEGOs will be available to build, construct and connect! Family Program.


Chess: Want to play more? Share your interest in chess at the Open Chess sessions every Wednesday from 4:30-6:00. Chess instruction will resume in January 2015. 

Preschools and Day Care Centers ONLY: Click here to register to participate in the Bernardsville Public Library Preschool Fair on Tuesday, January 13 from 4:00-8:00 pm. 

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. [/sws_green_box]

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.