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Library: Programs & Events

Children, Teens & Family

Need to Register?

Register online by going to our online program calendar & signup. You may also register in person or by calling 973.895.3556 during library hours. Unless otherwise noted, only Randolph residents are eligible to attend children’s programs that require registration.

Chapter Chats: A Book Club for Grades 3 & 4

Date(s): Mondays, Jan. 9, Feb. 6, Mar. 6, Apr. 3, May 1
Time: 4:30 to 5:15 p.m.
Who: Grades 3 & 4 welcome

Join us on a reading adventure as we discuss a different book each month as well as enjoy related activities. Books and snacks will be provided. Registration for Randolph children will begin on Monday, December 19 at 10 a.m and will be ongoing when space is available. Pick up the book at the circulation desk and read it before the meeting. Please contact Mrs. D for details.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: December 19


Xtreme Readers: A Book Club for Young Adults

Date(s): Wednesdays, Sept. 21, Oct. 19, Nov. 16, Dec. 21, Jan. 18, Feb. 15, Mar. 15, Apr. 19, May 17, Jun. 14
Time: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Who: Grades 7 to 12

Join us for fun discussions of current books and enjoy some pizza, too. Members should pick up the book for the month at the circulation desk and read it before the meeting. Registration for Randolph children will begin on Monday, August 15 at 10 a.m and will be ongoing when space is available. Please contact Mrs. Reinhart if you have questions

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 15


A Novel Idea: A Book Club for Tweens

Date(s): Wednesdays, Jan. 18, Feb. 15, Mar. 15
Time: 4:30 to 5:15 p.m.
Who: Grades 5 to 8

Join us for this BYOB (bring your own book) book club! We will each share our book with the other participants. Snacks will be provided. Registration for Randolph children is underway. Please register online or contact Mrs. Reinhart if you have questions.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: Ongoing


Mush! Adventures with Sled Dogs!

Date(s): Thursday, March 23
Time: 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 5 & up welcome

Sled dogs will be visiting the library for this informative program! Learn all about sled dogs and their activities. We’ll also enjoy a slide presentation and see a real sled.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: March 16


Jelly Bean Bingo & Bowling

Date(s): Wednesday, April 12
Time: 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. and 2:30 to 3:15 p.m.
Who: Ages 4 to 12

Come play bingo using jelly beans and special bingo with book characters instead of numbers. We’ll also enjoy some bowling!

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: April 5


LegoMania

Date(s): Thursday, April 13
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 4 to 12

We supply the Legos. You supply the skill and imagination to create a masterpiece.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: April 6


Eyes of the Wild

Date(s): Thursday, April 20
Time: 7:00 to 7:45 p.m.
Who: Ages 5 & up welcome

Come meet some interesting mammals at this fun and informative live-animal program.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: April 6


The Puppy Project: Raising a Seeing Eye Dog

Date(s): Tuesday, May 2
Time: 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.
Who: Ages 5 & up welcome

Come meet some puppies being raised for the Seeing Eye. Puppy Tails is a 4H Seeing Eye Puppy Club where adults and children work together toward the common goal of raising well-behaved and socialized puppies.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: April 24


“Build a Better World” Magic Show

Date(s): Thursday, June 22
Time: 7:00 to 7:45 p.m.
Who: All ages welcome

Magic, comedy, juggling, storytelling and tons of audience participation all wrapped up unto one exciting program. Brian Richards will present this all new show related to our Summer Reading Club theme.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: June 8


Films on Friday

Date(s): Fridays, June 23 to July 28
Time: 2:00 to 3:15 p.m.
Who: Ages 6 and up (younger with an adult)

Enjoy popcorn and a movie!

Registration Necessary: No


Close Encounters with Birds of Prey

Date(s): Thursday, June 29
Time: 7:00 to 7:45 p.m.
Who: Ages 5 and up

A fascinating introduction to the world of raptors with live raptors visiting the library. Presented by the Delaware Valley Raptor Center.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: June 15