Summer Reading Program
Please visit our Summer Reading page to learn about our six-week “A Universe of Stories” program with lots of fun weekly and grand prizes! You can click here or on the picture below for more information and to register. 🌞

 

Amazon Wish List
Please click here or on the image below to view our Amazon Wish List. We are always in need of extra supplies for crafting, storytimes, and other events. Thank you!

Children’s Book Suggestions 
Please click here or on the green button below to find our list of book suggestions by Guided Reading Level (A to Z). All titles listed are owned by the Denville Library.
Children’s News
Looking for news, videos, our Google Calendar of upcoming youth services events, and much more? Please click here to visit our Children’s News page.

 

Children’s Newsletter
To check out our current newsletter, please click here or on the image below.
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 Children’s Events 
Please scroll down to see our June events (the full upcoming event schedule — which goes MONTHS! ahead — is on our Google Calendar).
To see our July events, please click the right arrow directly below. It may take a moment for the calendar to load.
You may register on the grey “YES” button under RSVP to Event. Thank you!

june, 2019

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26jun9:30 AM- 10:00 AMStories & Sunshine for Ages 2-3 with Ms. Melanie, Wednesdays, June 26th to July 31st9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Event Type :Children

Event Details

This storytime is full. Thank you!
Join Ms. Melanie on the library’s back patio for stories, songs, and fingerplays. After our stories, we will move into the meeting room to make a fun craft to take home. If it’s too rainy or too warm, we will do the entire program indoors in our meeting room. No worries!
Please note that this registration covers the entire six-week Stories & Sunshine period (we understand that you may need to miss a week or two due to illness or vacation).
Stories & Sunshine for Ages 2-3 is geared toward children within this age group who are able to sit for a series of short stories and songs followed by a basic craft.
Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents ONLY may sign up beginning Monday, June 10th.
Residents of all neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, June 17th. Early registrations from non-Denville residents will be canceled. Thank you for respecting our policy!

Time

(Wednesday) 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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26jun10:15 AM- 10:45 AMStories & Sunshine for Ages 3-6 with Ms. Karla, Wednesdays, June 26th to July 31st10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Event Type :Children

Event Details

This storytime is full. Thank you!
Join Ms. Karla on the library’s back patio for stories, songs, and fingerplays. After our stories, we will move into the meeting room to make a fun craft to take home. If it’s too rainy or too warm, we will do the entire program indoors in our meeting room. No worries!
Please note that this registration covers the entire six-week Stories & Sunshine period (we understand that you may need to miss a week or two due to illness or vacation).
Stories & Sunshine for Ages 3-6 is geared toward children within this age group who can sit independently for longer stories and practice more complex social, movement, and literacy skills.
Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents ONLY may sign up beginning Monday, June 10th.
Residents of all neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, June 17th. Early registrations from non-Denville residents will be canceled. Thank you for respecting our policy!

Time

(Wednesday) 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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26jun3:30 PM- 4:15 PMKindness Club: Color a Smile! ☺️3:30 PM - 4:15 PM Event Type :Children

Event Details

Are you too young to volunteer at the library but still want to help make our Denville community — and the whole world! — a kinder place? We have just the program for you!
Kindness Club is back again this summer for kids ages 6-12. Each session will have a different project and an individual registration.
On Wednesday, June 26th at 3:30 pm, please join us as we color drawings for Color a Smile, which shares the artwork with senior citizens and deployed troops. Spread a little kindness with us!
Please register on the RSVP button below so we can make sure we have enough supplies for everyone. Stay tuned for more Kindness Club events this summer!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign up now!

Time

(Wednesday) 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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27jun9:00 AM- 9:30 AMBook Worms Gardening Club, Five Thursdays, June 27th to August 1st 🌻9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Event Type :Children

Event Details

Our garden club is full. Thank you!
It’s our third summer with a garden plot over at the Denville Community Gardens, and we need your help!
Ages 3-10, please join Ms. Melanie and Ms. Chris this summer for our Book Worms Gardening Club!
We’ll be meeting for five Thursdays, beginning on June 27th (skipping the Fourth of July!) and continuing through August 1st, at 9:00 am. You are signing up for all five sessions, although we understand that you may need to miss a week or two.
Please be sure to wear gardening clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. We’ll meet in the library’s meeting room (there’s a ramp that leads up from the rear of our parking lot) and walk over together.
** In case of rain or excessive heat, we’ll stay indoors for a gardening-related project. **
Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign up now!

Time

(Thursday) 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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27jun10:30 AM- 11:00 AMCircus Extravaganza! 10:30 am Show10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Event Type :Children

Event Details

This session is full. Thank you!
Our circus performer Lee returns to the Denville Library for his third year! Lee will perform neat juggling tricks, ride a unicycle, spin plates, and play silly games during our 25-minute Circus Extravaganza. We are going to have the best time and we want YOU to join us!
This show is open to children of all ages.
You are registering for the 10:30 am show on Thursday, June 27th.

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents ONLY may sign up beginning Monday, June 10th.
Residents of all neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, June 17th. Early registrations from non-Denville residents will be canceled. Thank you for respecting our policy!

Time

(Thursday) 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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27jun11:00 AM- 11:30 AMCircus Extravaganza! 11:00 am Show11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Event Type :Children

Event Details

This session is full. Thank you!
Our circus performer Lee returns to the Denville Library for his third year! Lee will perform neat juggling tricks, ride a unicycle, spin plates, and play silly games during our 25-minute Circus Extravaganza. We are going to have the best time and we want YOU to join us!
This show is open to children of all ages.
You are registering for the 11:00 am show on Thursday, June 27th.

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents ONLY may sign up beginning Monday, June 10th.
Residents of all neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, June 17th. Early registrations from non-Denville residents will be canceled. Thank you for respecting our policy!

Time

(Thursday) 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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27jun6:30 PM- 7:15 PMAn Evening with Rizzo's Reptiles! 🐍6:30 PM - 7:15 PM Event Type :Children

Event Details

This program is full. Thank you!
This program is funded by the Morris County Clean Communities Grant. We are so grateful for their support!
Kids of all ages (who aren’t afraid of snakes and scaly things!), please join us on Thursday, June 27th at 6:30 pm as Rizzo’s Reptiles visits the library.
Learn about our reptilian friends, see snakes and lizards up close, and discover easy conservation measures you can take to keep our communities clean and safe for all our residents … human and slithery alike!
Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents ONLY may sign up beginning Monday, June 10th.
Residents of all neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, June 17th. Early registrations from non-Denville residents will be canceled. Thank you for respecting our policy!

Time

(Thursday) 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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28jun5:15 PM- 7:30 PMTeen Night: Summer Survival!5:15 PM - 7:30 PM Event Type :Children,Teens

Event Details

Teen Night is full. Thank you! 
We’re back with another Teen Night for ages 12+ on Friday, June 28th at 5:15 pm, after the library closes! 
Here’s what we have planned:
  • Tote bag decorating!
  • Cooling scarf!
  • Hide-and-seek!
  • Pizza & snacks!
  • Ice cream!
We hope you’ll join us! Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you!

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Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign up now!

Time

(Friday) 5:15 PM - 7:30 PM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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