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Meet David DeMeo, a Caldwell resident and one of the contributors of the new graphic novel, Cardboard Kingdom. David will talk about his new book and lead different paper & cardboard crafts each session. Open to ages 9+. Registration required for each session. David will also have copies of his book available for sale and will gladly autograph them!

Wednesday, June 13 at 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 17 at 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 14 at 6:00 p.m.


Register for this year's Summer Reading "Libraries Rock!" program HERE

Wednesday, June 27 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Join us for a visit from the Montclair Art Museum Art Truck, crafts, games & snacks and register for the Caldwell Public Library's Summer Reading Challenge!

  • Participants receive a game board upon registration and complete 5 reading and activity goals each week to earn rockin' prizes.
  • Each week there is a raffle for a larger prize for those who complete that week's activities.
  • Participants who complete the whole game board will be entered into a GRAND PRIZE drawing.

The SUMMER READING FINALE will feature a party with a performance by the School of Rock, face painting, cotton candy and crafts at the Caldwell Fire House on Wednesday, August 15 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Wee Read Program - Ages 0-5
Children's Program - Ages 6-10
Teen Program - Ages 11+

Prizes donated by: East Side Mags, Carvel of West Caldwell, Monster Mini Golf, the New Jersey Jackals, Medieval Times, Rockin Joe's Coffee House.

The Summer Reading Program is sponsored by the Caldwell Public Library Foundation.

Mondays at 9:30 a.m.
For children newborn to age 2 with caregiver. Share books, rhymes, songs and play with your child.

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME (will resume July 10, 2018)
Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m.
For children age 3 to 5. Stories and a craft each week.

Fridays at 9:30 a.m.
For children age 6 months to 5. An informal weekly get-together children and their caregivers.

Library LEGO Club
Fridays at 4:00 p.m.
We have the blocks, join us at the library for a LEGO Challenge! Ages 6-12


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