Children’s Book Suggestions
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October Newsletter
 Children’s Storytimes
We still have openings in the following sessions:
Mondays at 9:30 am – Moving on Up! Active Storytime for Ages 1.5-2.5 Years
Mondays at 10:30 am – Storytime for Ages 2-3
To register, please e-mail maryellen.liddy@denvillelibrary.org with your child’s name and age. Thank you!

 

Children’s Events 
Please scroll down to see our October events (the full upcoming event schedule — which goes MONTHS! ahead — is on our Google Calendar).
To see our November 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!

october, 2018

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20oct3:00 PM- 3:45 PMPaint a Mini Pumpkin! Session One3:00 PM - 3:45 PM EST Event Type :Children

Event Details

Both pumpkin painting sessions are now full. Thank you!
Let’s get ready for Halloween!
Children of all ages are welcome at our Paint a Mini Pumpkin event on Saturday, October 20th at 3:00 pm. We’ll have paint and decorations for you to make your mini pumpkin look fabulous!
 ** Please only count children who are painting a pumpkin in your registration total. **
Please RSVP below. See you soon!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, October 1st.

Time

(Saturday) 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM EST

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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20oct3:45 PM- 4:30 PMPaint a Mini Pumpkin! Session Two3:45 PM - 4:30 PM EST Event Type :Children

Event Details

Both pumpkin painting sessions are now full. Thank you!
Let’s get ready for Halloween!
Children of all ages are welcome at our Paint a Mini Pumpkin event on Saturday, October 20th at 3:45 pm. We’ll have paint and decorations for you to make your mini pumpkin look fabulous!
 ** Please only count children who are painting a pumpkin in your registration total. **
Please RSVP below. See you soon!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, October 1st.

Time

(Saturday) 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM EST

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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22oct6:00 PM- 6:30 PMHalloween Evening Storytime6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Event Type :Children

Event Details

This storytime is full. Thank you!
Kids ages 2-6, please visit us on Monday, October 22nd at 6:00 pm for a special Halloween Evening Storytime.
We’ll read Halloween stories and even make a craft to take home. Costumes are encouraged, as we will be trick-or-treating for non-food items throughout the library.
Would you like to join us? Awesome! Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, October 1st.

Time

(Monday) 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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25oct6:00 PM- 7:00 PMEscape from Haunted Library!6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Event Type :Children

Event Details

This program is full. Thank you!
We love celebrating Halloween as much as we can throughout the month of October. We hope you do, too!
Kids in grades 3-5, please join us on Thursday, October 25th at 6:00 pm for Escape from Haunted Library! We will be working together in teams on an escape room activity, where we’ll have to solve clues to “escape” the library (no worries … no one is actually locked in!).
Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you! Happy Halloween!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign beginning Monday, October 1st.

Time

(Thursday) 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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26oct5:15 PM- 7:30 PMTeen Night: Escape Room!5:15 PM - 7:30 PM Event Type :Children,Teens

Event Details

This Teen Night is full. Thank you!
We’re back with another Teen Night for ages 12+ on Friday, October 26th at 5:15 pm, after the library closes! 
Here’s what we have planned:
  • Pizza & snacks!
  • Hide-and-seek!
  • An escape room!
  • Ice cream!
(We can accommodate folks with a dairy allergy by substituting So Delicious Frozen Coconut Milk. Please let us know by emailing maryellen.liddy@denvillelibrary.org)
We hope you’ll join us! Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, October 1st.

Time

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

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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27oct10:00 AM- 10:30 AMBoo Books! Saturday Storytime10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Children

Event Details

This storytime is full. Thank you!
Goblins, ghosts, and witches … oh my!
We are holding a special Boo Books! Saturday Storytime on Saturday, October 27th at 10:00 am. For ages 2 to 6, we will be reading Halloween stories, singing Halloween songs, and making a special craft to take home.
Please wear your costumes so we can trick-or-treat for non-food items in the library afterward! And please make sure to register on the RSVP button below. Happy Halloween!

*** REGISTRATION DETAILS ***
Denville residents and residents of neighboring communities may sign up beginning Monday, October 1st.

Time

(Saturday) 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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