Library Launches Twitter Feed for Updates, Programs
Events coming up include a talk on Sci Fi and "Weird Science."
Hillsborough Public Library is now on Twitter—you can follow the library's feed @HillsboroLibNJ to keep up with programs, events and updates on what's new to the library.
For the month of March: View the collections of local artists Wayne Mathisen and Bernice Fatto.
Did you know that the Friends of the Hillsborough Library have daily book sales?? DVDs, CDs and hardcover books are only $1, paperbacks, records, children’s books and magazines are only 25 cents! VHS tapes are FREE! March Madness Sale: All hardcover books on sale – buy 1 get 1 free! Coming in April: Five Children’s Books for $1 !!
Teen Tech Week Kickoff: PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST! - Grades 6-12
Demonstrate your tech savvy by submitting 1 photo that has been manipulated using any photo editing app. Photos will be displayed in the library and voted upon by our patrons. Prizes will be awarded! Email your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org byThursday, March 28!
Summer Teen Volunteer Program Sign-Ups!
Attention - Students entering Grades 8-12 in Fall 2013: Applications for Teen Summer Volunteers are due no later than April 27! Pick up your application in the Hillsborough Library Teen Center and hand it in today!
Hillsborough Library Programs
Adult Services Programs from March 25 through April 6:
ESL Conversation Group – March 25 and April 1 at 7 p.m.
Sign up for our mixed gender ESL Conversation Group sponsored by Somerset County Literacy Volunteers.
The program runs through May 20, 2013. Must know basic English.
NJ History Comes Alive: Vintage Views New Jersey – March 26 at 7 p.m.
Walter Choroszewski presents vintage views of New Jersey in art & photography from engravings, paintings, prints and photographs found at museums and the Library of Congress. He discusses the art periods which influenced the art and gives biographical information about the artists. Walter also revisits some of the New Jersey locations found in the artworks and offers a comparative view through his own photography.
Best Books: Sci Fi/Weird Science – March 26 at 7 p.m.
Yvonne Selander, our Readers' Advisory specialist from the Bridgewater Branch, will present a book talk in the conference room about the 'Sci-Fi/Weird Science' genre.
Your Library is Open 24/7 – March 28 from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
Stop by the conference room between 3:30 and 5 p.m. - a librarian will be available to show you how to search the catalog, manage your account, place holds, get started borrowing e-books, music, access SCLS databases, and more! Bring your questions and get answers!
Book Discussion: How to Start a Business & Ignite Your Life – April 4 at 7 p.m.
First in a series of book discussions about small business/job searching/career development. In this brief but informative guide, Dr. Ernesto Sirolli, one of the world's leading consultants on the topic of economic development, provides guidance on how to put together an effective team that allows a business venture to get off the ground, flourish, and grow. This book outlines an easy-to-follow formula for success so that passionate people can transform their ideas into a thriving business.
Friday Night Movie: Zero Dark Thirty – April 5 at 7 p.m.
Starring: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Chris Pratt. Rated R.
Youth Services Programs from April 1 through April 6:
Monday Morning Moms – For Parents/Caregivers – April 1 at 10 a.m.
This program will have different topics of discussion along with recommended resources.
Stories for 4’s, 5’s & 6’s: Transportation – April 1 at 1 p.m.
A fun family storytime! No registration required.
Toddler Time for 2’s and 3’s: Monkeys – April 2 at 10 a.m.
Introduce the pleasure of books to your child! Join us for stories, songs & more.
Rhyme Time for ages newborn to 24 months – April 2 at 10:30 a.m.
Build brainpower! Join us for 20 minutes of nursery rhyme fun!
Movin’ Munchkins – Ages 3-6 – April 3 at 10 a.m.
Join us for a creative movement program for the child and parent/caregiver! **Please note: An SCLS Release/Waiver must be filled out and signed by the parent or the child cannot participate in this program. Forms are available at the Children's Desk or online.
Science: Animal Science – April 3 at 4:30 p.m. for Grades 3-5, April 4 at 10 a.m. for Ages 4’s, 5’s and 6’s, April 4 at 4 p.m. for Grades K-2
Join us for some hands-on science fun!
Baby Songs - Ages newborn to 24 months – April 5 at 10 a.m.
Spend time making music with your little one! NOTE: Parents, in order to provide a safe environment for our youngest patrons, older siblings will not be allowed into this program.
Special Storytime: Fishy Fun - Ages 2-6 – April 6 at 10 a.m.
Join us for a special storytime!
The Hillsborough Public Library is on Twitter and Facebook! “Follow” or “Like” us and receive updates on programs and registration for events at the library and other info.
All programs are held at the Hillsborough Library, 379 South Branch Road, Hillsborough NJ. For more information on any of the programs, or to register, please call the Hillsborough Public Library at (908) 369 - 2200 ext 14 for children's programs and 12 for adult. Registration can also be done online using the library calendar or Facebook or Twitter. For additional programs and information check the library website @ www.sclsnj.org