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2018 Adult Reading Challenge

Back by popular demand, get ready to step outside your reading confort zone and join our: 

The rules are simple:

  • During each month, read a book that fits the chosen challenge category. Recommendation lists are available both online and in print at either branch. 
  • After finishing a book, submit an Adult Reading Challenge entry form found at our Information Desks. Only patrons 18+ can fill out contest entries. 
  • Each completed form will enter you into our Monthly Prize Drawing! Read as much as you can -- there's no limit to monthly entries!  
  • If you complete any of our monthly challenges during the year, you are automatically entered into our GRAND PRIZE DRAWING. To win the Grand Prize, just attend at our Adult Reading Challenge End of the Year Celebration! One grand prize entry per patron.  
  • Feel free to ask a Librarian for monthly suggestions!

Read with a purpose. And for prizes. Remember -- we are here to help if you'd like suggestions!

Our Museum Pass Program has expanded!

Thank you Friends of Piscataway Library!

As many of you know, we have had FREE museum passes to Grounds for Sculpture, Morris Museum, and Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Complex for the past year. Thanks to the further generosity of our Friends of the Library organization, we now can offer a pass to the Garden State Discovery Museum as well! This pass provides free admission to 6 people. For more information, look at "Museum Passes" under the Adult Services tab on our website. 

Your library card, plus a valid government-issued ID that shows a birthday (driver's license, passport), must be presented when checking out.

Museum passes are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the User Services Desk at Kennedy Library. Passes may be checked out for 4 days and may not be renewed.

We are happy to be able to offer you these passes so that you and your family and friends can enjoy an enriching experience. 

Events for Adults

VITA Tax Prep

02/23/2018 - 10:00am

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VITA Tax Prep

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Intermediate ESL Conversation

02/26/2018 - 6:30pm

English conversation for intermediate speakers.

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Job Search Skills Seminars presented by The Professional Service Group of New Brunswick (PSGNB)

02/27/2018 - 10:00am

Rotating list of professional seminars including how to use LinkedIn, conducting a successful job search, resume writing, and preparing for a job interview. 

All seminars run from 10:00am-12:30pm at the Kennedy Library.

All are welcome! 

The Professional Service Group of New Brunswick (PSGNB) is a non-profit organization that assists unemployed professional in their job search. They provide training that includes:

  • Polishing resumes
  • Improving interview skills
  • Enhancing networking skills
  • Using social media to search for jobs

For more information, please contact John Wallace at jwallace@piscatawaylibrary.org or call 732-463-1633 ext. 6. 

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Matinee Monday (on a Tuesday!)

02/27/2018 - 12:30pm

Due to the observance of Presidents' Day, we'll be screening a movie on Tuesday, February 27th. 

Come enjoy a mid-day movie screening at the library! Every third Monday of the month, we will screen a different recent movie. Totally free. All are welcome. No registration necessary. 

On February 27th, we will be showing: Fences starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. 

 

 

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ESL Art Chat: American Art

02/27/2018 - 1:30pm

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Beginner ESL

02/27/2018 - 7:00pm

English for beginners. 

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VITA Tax Prep

02/28/2018 - 10:00am

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Beginner ESL

02/28/2018 - 11:00am

English for beginner speakers.  To register contact Kate Baker at 732-463-1633 x6 or kbaker@piscatawaylibrary.org

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Classic Movie Club

02/28/2018 - 6:30pm

Every month, the Classic Movie Club will watch some of the best films ever made. Revisit a favorite or discover a hidden gem!

For February, we will be watching Casablanca.

To register, click the link above or stop by our Information Desk! 

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