Kids Events

Children's Room Flyer February 2017

Create Space – Maplewood Library’s Makerspace is Open!

Create Space

March 25

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hilton Branch – Every Tuesday 5:00-8:00 pm, Thursday 5:00-8:00 pm, and Saturday 10-1 pm. Patrons can use Rhino 3D software to build a model, print an object on our 3D printer or use our new color printer or laminator.  There are also Snap Circuits, Squishy Circuits, littleBits and SparkFun kits for the kids. Raspberry Pi single board computers are also available to learn more about computer science.  More information about the Create Space…

Ideas Festival 2017: NJ Makers Day

Events

March 25

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hilton Branch – Join kids, teens, and families across the state as we host a day of making! In Maplewood, you will find: Battling Robots, 3D Crater Creator, Kaleidoscopes, Kinetic Sand Projects, Apple Product Museum, Balloon Lunar Vehicles, and 3D ‘Enable Hand’ Demo. Part of the Maplewood Ideas Festival. See our Ideas Festival Schedule

Ideas Festival logo 2017

Hilton Preschool Storytime

Events

March 28

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Hilton Branch * Ages 2 ½ – 5 * Drop In * All children must be accompanied by an adult

Tuesdays @ 4-4:30pm: 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28

Ideas Festival 2017: Holly McGhee

Events

March 28

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Main Library * Drop In

Join local author Holly McGhee as we celebrate her debut middle-grade novel, Matylda, Bright & Tender, about two best friends, Sussy & Guy, and their Leopard Gecko, Matylda. Holly will tell us why she chose to write the story she was most scared to write. Part of the Maplewood Ideas Festival.

 See our Ideas Festival Schedule

 

Ideas Festival logo 2017

Create Space – Maplewood Library’s Makerspace is Open!

Create Space

March 28

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Hilton Branch – Every Tuesday 5:00-8:00 pm, Thursday 5:00-8:00 pm, and Saturday 10-1 pm. Patrons can use Rhino 3D software to build a model, print an object on our 3D printer or use our new color printer or laminator.  There are also Snap Circuits, Squishy Circuits, littleBits and SparkFun kits for the kids. Raspberry Pi single board computers are also available to learn more about computer science.  More information about the Create Space…

Hilton Math Tutoring

Events

March 28

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hilton Branch * Drop In * Grades K – 7

Have questions about your math homework? Come work with Danielle Perrotta, who has years of experience working with the school district’s math system. She specializes in working with students in grades K-7. 

Hilton Baby Lit

Events

March 29

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Hilton Branch * Ages birth – 2 ½  * Drop In * All children must be accompanied by an adult

Wednesdays @ 11-11:30 am: 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/29

Create Space – Maplewood Library’s Makerspace is Open!

Create Space

March 30

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Hilton Branch – Every Tuesday 5:00-8:00 pm, Thursday 5:00-8:00 pm, and Saturday 10-1 pm.. Patrons can use Rhino 3D software to build a model, print an object on our 3D printer or use our new color printer or laminator.  There are also Snap Circuits, Squishy Circuits, littleBits and SparkFun kits for the kids. Raspberry Pi single board computers are also available to learn more about computer science.  More information about the Create Space…

Essex County Big Read: Make a Family Garland

Hilton Branch Kids Events

April 17

All Day

Hilton Branch * Drop in to Hilton Branch April 17-20 and make a unique paper or yarn-wrapped garland to represent your family.

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Essex County Big Read: Make a Family Garland

Hilton Branch Kids Events

April 18

All Day

Hilton Branch * Drop in to Hilton Branch April 17-20 and make a unique paper or yarn-wrapped garland to represent your family.

Families-Families-Families

Essex County Big Read: Make a Family Garland

Hilton Branch Kids Events

April 19

All Day

Hilton Branch * Drop in to Hilton Branch April 17-20 and make a unique paper or yarn-wrapped garland to represent your family.

Families-Families-Families

Essex County Big Read: Make a Family Garland

Hilton Branch Kids Events

April 20

All Day

Hilton Branch * Drop in to Hilton Branch April 17-20 and make a unique paper or yarn-wrapped garland to represent your family.

Families-Families-Families

Essex County Big Read: Family Portraits Art Workshop

Kids Events

April 20

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Main LibraryFor all ages * Express yourself through paint, collage & collaboration to create a family portrait. Based on the kids Big Read pick Families, Families, Families. With artist Susan C. Harris. Dress to get messy!

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