MIDDLETOWN, NJ - The following programs are offered at Middletown Township Public Library, 55 New Monmouth Road:
All programs require registration unless noted otherwise. Register for events at http://www.mtpl.org/ or by phone at 732-671-3700 ext. 340.
**New and Special Programs**
Maker Day 2017! – Saturday, March 25 at 11:00AM – 3:00PM - 3rd Annual NJ Makers Day.
A statewide single-day event that celebrates, promotes & introduces the MAKER CULTURE to all. Discover the values associated with making, tinkering and STEAM based learning….Science experiments, robotics, sewing, art, LEGOs & more. Something for everyone!
Act It Out (Pre-K to 1st) – Thursday, March 9 at 4:00PM - Help tell the story! Each child will have a role to play in acting out the story. Sometimes we play an active game after the story. Presented by retired teacher and volunteer, Douglas Bartow.
Abstract Art Panels with Nicole – Monday, March 13 at 3:45PM - Tweens, ages 9-12, are invited to "get abstract" using paint, tape and a blank canvas.
Engineering Block Party for Ages 7 and up – Wednesday, March 15 at 3:00PM - We'll have our Legos out for ages 7 and up in the community room for an engineering challenge - just for fun.
Maker Monday – Monday, March 27 at 3:45PM - Explore, predict, tinker & make.
This program will allow young people to develop confidence, creativity, & interest in science, technology, engineering, math, arts, and learning as a whole through making.
ScienceStarts: Learning About Energy – Tuesday, March 28 at 4:00PM - Investigate & invent with your 4-7 year old and any siblings. Families will participate in hands on science activities as well as in a storytime featuring books related to the activities. This month we will be exploring energy.
**Drop in Programs**
Homework help, develop a skill or drop in for fun creative crafts. We offer Lapsit Storytime for prewalkers, Kids Playgroup, Simply Storytime, Math Tutoring and Reading Buddies, Lego building, and chess. There are always creative and fun crafts to do in our Discovery Zone. Visit www.mtpl.org calendar for more details on events.
Come join our regular monthly programs including Read to a Dog, Dress for Mess, Gymboree, and Pokemon Trading Night. Visit our calendar at www.mtpl.org for more information.