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    Carla Celso
    Amy Chervenyak
    Susan DiNizo
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Children Events


Summer Reading Registration

Register for the Summer Reading Program here at the Scotch Plains Public Library starting anytime in June.

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Library Card Month

September is Library Card Sign Up month! Stop by to get a library card and join us for some special activities!


Weekly Children’s Programs

Attending one of our weekly programs is a wonderful way to introduce children to the library and encourage an interest in reading.


1000 Books Before Kindergarten

This easy, fun program fosters a love of books and reading in children before they enter Kindergarten.


Books and Beyond

Explore the world of books and beyond during our brand new program that encourages children ages 8-12 to read, explore and create (grades 3 to 8).

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Young Entrepreneurs – Pilot Program

Pilot Program for children in grades 3-5. Lottery registration opens on Monday, September 14 through Friday, September 25.


Paws For Reading

Now on a new day and time! Sign up to read to a St. Hubert’s volunteer therapy dog each month.


Super Saturdays

Join us every Saturday for an exciting program designed to delight the whole family. Each week features a unique theme and activity. Check individual dates for program details.


Family Movie

Join us for a family friendly movie every Friday at 3pm.

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Local Hero Visits

Join us as we welcome everyday heroes from our community. Check each post for specific details.



Students in grades 1-5 are welcome to join in on the fun at our new LEGO Club!


SPPL’s Electronic Library for Students

Can’t visit the library? Now you can get your research done from home with our electronic encyclopedias, databases, and e-books!


Children’s Book Lists

Looking for the perfect book to read for a project? Or just for fun? Check out our new book lists!