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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.
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 Children’s Events 
Please scroll down to see our December events and storytimes (the full upcoming event schedule — which goes MONTHS! ahead — is on our Google Calendar).
You may register on the grey “YES” button under RSVP to Event. Thank you!

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18dec4:30 PM- 5:15 PMTween / Teen Holiday Crafts! 🎄4:30 PM - 5:15 PM Event Type :Children,Teens

Event Details

What’s better than a handmade holiday or special occasion gift!? Nothing! Now you can make your own gifts this holiday season. 😄
Kids ages 10-14, please join us for Holiday Crafts on Wednesday, December 18th at 4:30 pm. We will be painting snowman mason jars (using a template!) and decorating ornaments.
Please register on the RSVP button below. Thank you!

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Time

(Wednesday) 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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18dec6:00 PM- 7:00 PMWinter Wonderland! - RESCHEDULED! ❄️6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Event Type :Children

Event Details

Due to forecasted snow and ice, we’re moving Winter Wonderland to Wednesday, December 18th at 6:00 pm. We hope you can make it!
A beautiful sight, we’re happy tonight, walking in a winter wonderland …
We can’t believe it’s almost time for snowy weather! To celebrate the start of a cold (but fun!) season, we are hosting our annual Winter Wonderland on Monday, December 16th at 6:00 pm Wednesday, December 18th at 6:00 pm. For kids in grades K-5, we’ll have:
  • Color your own stocking!
  • Make a REAL snow globe!
  • Paint an ornament!
  • Create a 3-D snowflake!
  • Enjoy a sno-cone!
  • Listen to fun holiday music!
Come join us with the whole family for a fun night out! Please register on the RSVP button below. See you soon!

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

Time

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

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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19dec6:00 PM- 6:30 PMHoliday Evening Storytime! 🌟6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Event Type :Children

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Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way!
Ages 2-6, please join us on Thursday, December 19th at 6:00 pm for a special Holiday Evening Storytime. We will read stories about winter holidays, sing songs, and make a fun craft to take home.
Please register below. See you soon!

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

Time

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

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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20dec5:15 PM- 7:30 PMTeen Interactive Movie: Harry Potter & The Sorcerer's Stone ⚡5:15 PM - 7:30 PM Event Type :Children,Teens

Event Details

Kids ages 12 and up, please join us on Friday, December 20th at 5:15 pm for Interactive Harry Potter!
We will be interacting with The Sorcerer’s Stone, doing lots of silly (and fun!) things along with Harry and the rest of Hogwarts, and even eating some Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans! We’ll also have pizza for the less daring. 🍕
Please register on the RSVP button below so we can make sure we have enough supplies for everyone. Thank you!

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Time

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

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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21dec10:00 AM- 10:45 AMInclusive Winter Storytime10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Event Type :Children

Event Details

For our young friends of all ages and abilities, we will be hosting an Inclusive Winter Storytime on Saturday, December 21st at 10:00 am.
Please join us for a quieter storytime with lots of movement. Feel free to bring along any coping devices you may need.
Also, please let us know if there’s anything we can do to make our storytime more sensory friendly for your child. This is your time!
Please RSVP on the button below. Thank you!

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

Time

(Saturday) 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

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21dec2:00 PM- 3:00 PMDrop-In Craft: Make a Snowman! ⛄2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Event Type :Children

Event Details

Come craft with us!
We’re taking plastic globes and transforming them into adorable snowmen! Kids in grades K-5 are welcome to join us for our Drop-In Craft on Saturday, December 21st from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm (or while supplies last).
No registration is necessary, and you may stop by any time during the craft hour. Thank you!

Time

(Saturday) 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location

Denville Public Library

121 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834

30dec11:15 AM- 12:00 PMPreschool Noon Day Eve Party! 🎉 - AT TOWN HALL11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Event Type :Children

Event Details

Since it’s so hard for grown ups to stay awake until midnight — let alone preschoolers! — we have just the New Year’s Eve solution.
Kids ages 2-6, please join us on Monday, December 30th at 11:15 am at Denville Town Hall (1 St. Mary’s Place, Denville) as we count down to 2020 … by counting down to 12:00 noon!
We will have crafts, stories, songs, dancing, and lots of fun!
No registration is required! We hope to see you there. Happy New Year! 🥳

Time

(Monday) 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Location

Denville Municipal Building

1 St. Mary\'s Place, Denville, NJ 07834