CANCELLED: community clothing swap

Scotch Plains Public Library 1927 Bartle Ave, Scotch Plains, NJ, United States

This event has been cancelled due to lack of interest. If this is something that sounds like fun to you, email us to let us know and we'll try again in the future!  Get "new" clothes or accessories, give some of your old clothes a new home, and enjoy a unique, ethical, and community-building "shopping"…

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Animal Friendships and Why Dogs Love Us Back

Best-selling book author Jennifer Holland will first revisit her Unlikely Friendships series, sharing some of her favorite stories and discussing why and under what circumstances interspecies relationships seem to occur.

Books and Snacks | The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

Books and Snacks (formerly Readers' Rendezvous) is SPPL's middle school book club! The club is founded and run by members of our Teen Advisory Board. This month's book is The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien! We'll provide snacks to enjoy and more books to browse. For grades 5-8. If you're not already part of the middle…

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Escape Room: Locked in the Library!

Scotch Plains Public Library 1927 Bartle Ave, Scotch Plains, NJ, United States

Can you and your teammates solve the puzzles and escape the library's basement room before the timer runs out and you're lost in the library forever? For grades 6-12. Snacks will be provided for the escapees (and anyone who gets left behind...) Register below for one of two time slots: each slot can accommodate up…

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Teen Advisory Board Meeting

The Teen Advisory Board gives Scotch Plains teens a voice in the library and in the community. We want to hear what you have to say! This will be a hybrid meeting: you can choose to attend in person at the library or virtually via Zoom. (We recommend attending in person, because there will be snacks.) Either…

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TAB presents: Teen Movie Night – Clue

Join us for a teen movie night planned and hosted by our Teen Advisory Board! We'll be showing Clue (1985), a murder mystery comedy. Snacks and blankets will be provided. For grades 6-12. Register below to attend.

Books and Snacks | The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

Books and Snacks is SPPL's middle school book club! The club is founded and run by members of our Teen Advisory Board. This month's book is The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman! Click here to find a print copy. Click here to find an ebook or audiobook. We'll provide snacks to enjoy and more books…

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Mr. Rittner’s Arctic Adventure

Mr. Rittner will share pictures and videos of his exciting trip to the Arctic -- don't miss this opportunity to learn about what makes this place so special and worth protecting!