Summer 2014 Events and Information   

In every job that must done, there is an element of fun.  Mary Poppins  

fizz boom readStill Time to Pick Up Prizes! Were you away on vacation? Did you forget to pick up your prizes? The summer reading log is closed now, but you can still receive prizes for the reading you logged throughout the summer. Stop by the Youth Services Department and pick up the prizes you have earned. Prizes available until Labor Day, Monday, September 1.

icecreamIce Cream Social: Summer Reading Finale! Celebrate your summer reading accomplishments. Sponsored by the Friends of the Bernardsville Library and Penguin Ice Cream. Thursday, August 21 from 6:30-7:30 pm. Click here to sign up.

hat2Look at that Hat: Make your own crazy hat and hear stories about hats. Family Program. 10:30-11:15 pm.

let's pretendLet’s Pretend Story Time: Start the last week of summer with a magical, fanciful story time. Imagine what you can SEE; imagine what you can BE. Ages 2 1/2 and up. 1:30-2:15 pm.

craftsMake It and take It Crafting: Stretch your imagination and see what you can create with a variety of craft materials and recyclables. Fun for the whole family. Tuesday, 10:30-11:30 am.

What’s so Scratchy?  Listen to some scratchy stories and do a special “scratch off” craft. 2 1/2 and older. 1:30-2:15 pm on Wednesday, August 28.


legosWednesday are Lego® Build Days at the Library! What will you build? Join Lego builders on Wednesdays @ 4:00 pm. Every Wednesday Legos will be available to build, construct and connect!

Weekly Story Time Programs The Library offers the following: Baby’s Book Time, Nursery Time, Tot Time, Story Time, and Afternoon with Books. Click here to see the target ages and schedule for 2014 Story Times. The library offers a wide selection of special programs including bedtime story hour, craft programs, science programs, and theater productions. Unless otherwise noted, pre-registration is required for special programs. Link here for description of programs. Family friendly activities and suggestions are available too! Stop by the Library to pick up a copy of our monthly Fridge Calendar for all of our events plus fun monthly activities and facts

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_yellow_box]

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