Apr
23
Wed
World Book Night
Apr 23 all-day

Caldwell Public Library, an official WBN book giver and host, is partnering with the Caldwell Merchants Association and

the Grover Cleveland Middle School this year. Details.

Stories & Science
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

In honor of Earth Day , April scientists in grades K-Gr5 will discuss stories and do hands-on experiments exploring the environment and ecology. Registration required.

Apr
24
Thu
Toddler Time
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

NEW DAY & TIME A 30-minute program designed to keep your 2 to 3 1/2 year old child happy and involved with picture books, fingerplays, action rhymes and songs. Caregivers are asked to stay and join the fun. Registration required.

Rainbow Loom Weavers
Apr 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
rainbowweavers

Bring your loom and weave with friends! We supply the colorful bands.

For ages 6 and up. No registration needed.

Library Board Meeting
Apr 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Caldwell Public Library Board of Trustees regular meetings are held monthly at the library and are open to the public.

Apr
25
Fri
Wee Time
Apr 25 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am

For 6 to 24 month olds and their caregiver. The Wee Time  hour is a combination of active listening and quiet play and socializing. It is a drop in program with no registration required.

Apr
26
Sat
Drop In Craft
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

bunnyBunny & chick crafts on April 12. Earth Day Craft
Eco Crafts for Earth Day on April 26

Your Old House
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

thisoldhouseYour Old House: Historic Preservation in Caldwell

On Saturday April 26 from 10am -1pm, the Borough of Caldwell Historic Preservation Commission
invites the public to Caldwell Public Library to attend open house activities about
“Your Old House: Historic Preservation in Caldwell NJ”.
The program will focus on the Borough’s rich architectural heritage, which runs the gamut from
18th century residences to a modernist former drive-in bank on Bloomfield Avenue.
Historic maps and photographs of Caldwell will be exhibited. Residents will be able to look up
historic information about their homes.
Speakers will include Commission Chairman Richard Basta, RA and Commissioner David Cowell, PhD, Historian.
Admission is free and light refreshments will be provided. For more information and to register,
contact librarian@caldwellpl.org or call 973-226-2837. Download flyer Your Old House

Apr
28
Mon
Wee Time
Apr 28 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am

For 6 to 24 month olds and their caregiver. The hour Wee Time is a drop in program of active listening and play with no registration required.

Knitting with Ronni Strell
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Ronni Strell from Caldwell College’s Lifelong Learning Institute, teaches a six class session of individualized instruction
in basic and advanced knitting. To register, contact the Caldwell College Lifelong Learning Institute at 973-618-3543. 

Holocaust Remembrance Day film
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
hidden child

Holocaust Remembrance Day screening of PBS documentary
of Jewish child hidden during the Holocaust. Details.

Reading Buddies
Apr 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

readingbuddiesbestReading Buddies pilot program
Split sessions:3:30-4 and 4-4:30pm
One on one weekly reading sessions
between a teen volunteer and a
child from K-Gr2. The program is full.
Check back in June for future dates.

Apr
29
Tue
Preschool Storytime
Apr 29 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am

A weekly 45 minute storytime designed to help your child (ages 3 1/2 to 5 years) get ready to read, using stories, songs, games and crafts. Caregivers may join us at the end of storytime. Registration required.

Preschool Storytime 2
Apr 29 @ 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

A weekly 45 minute storytime designed to help your child (ages 3 1/2 to 5 years) get ready to read, using stories, songs, games and crafts. Caregivers may join us at the end of storytime. Registration required.

National Preservation Week
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

SharingOurStories_small Hands-on demonstrations of the Library’s new “Sharing our Stories”  photo equipment.  Do you have old photos or documents you’d like to preserve by scanning? Come learn how to scan and save up to 40 photos a minute for free using the library’s batch photo scanner.  Or discover how to use our 11×17 flatbed scanner to preserve larger photos and documents. The program is free but space is limited. Register at 973-226-2837 or librarian@caldwellpl.org