Programs


To see a complete listing of the programs offered for children, check out our events calendar by clicking here.


Spring Programs

Download the Spring Newsletter here.      

Kid’s Yoga

Friday, May 31st @ 10:30am – Join Ms. Michele for a fun filled half hour of new poses, breathing, and stretching. For ages 2-6 and a caregiver.

Music with Ms. Karen

Friday, June 7th @ 10:30am – Music, Dancing, and more for ages 1-5 years and a caregiver.

Read-to-a-Dog 

Monday, June 10th @ 3:30pm – Bring your own books or choose some of ours to share with our furry friends from Creature Comfort.  Open to K-4th grade. 

Kid’s Yoga

Friday, June 14th @ 10:30am – Join Ms. Michele for a fun filled half hour of new poses, breathing, and stretching. For ages 2-6 and a caregiver.

Move & Shake with Ms. Carol

Tuesday, June 18th @ 10:30am – Music, movement, and dance for ages 2-5 years and a caregiver.


Summer Programs

Download Summer flyer here.

Registration begins Monday, June 10th at 9:30am.

Summer Events are STRICTLY for Florham Park residents only.

Summer Reading Kick-Off with Jester Jim

Monday, June 24th @ 3:30pm – Jester Jim will be back to help us kick off our summer in style. Make sure to register for the Summer Reading program following this event. We have a program for everyone and prizes for all! Open to ages 4 and up.

Book Buddies

Tuesday, June 25th @ 4:00pm – Young readers are invited to sign up for a 15 minutes session to practice reading with a teen volunteer. Bring your own stories to share or use some of ours! Open to K-3rd grades.

Wacky Wonderful Watermelon with Shop Rite

Thursday, June 27th @ 3:30pm – Join Ms. Monica to learn about everyone’s favorite summer treat! Open to K-4th grades. *Limited to 12 children.*

Kid’s Yoga

Friday, June 28th @ 10:30am – Join Ms. Michele for a fun filled half hour of new poses, breathing, and stretching. For ages 2-6 and a caregiver.

Starlab

Monday, July 1st @ 3:30pm – Join Mr. Miller from Pearl Observatory as we explore the stars in the blow up planetarium! Open to ages 5 and up. *Limited to 25 children.*

Book Buddies

Tuesday, July 2nd @ 4:00pm – Young readers are invited to sign up for a 15 minutes session to practice reading with a teen volunteer. Bring your own stories to share or use some of ours! Open to K-3rd grades.

Midweek Matinee – Home [PG]

Wednesday, July 3rd @ 3:15pm – Escape the heat with an afternoon movie. Families welcome!

Kid’s Yoga

Friday, July 5th @ 10:30am – Join Ms. Michele for a fun filled half hour of new poses, breathing, and stretching. For ages 2-6 and a caregiver.

Read-to-a-Dog 

Monday, July 8th @ 3:30pm – Bring your own books or choose some of ours to share with our furry friends from Creature Comfort.  Open to K-4th grade. 

The Franklin Institute

Monday, July 8th @ 7:00pm – It’s time for liftoff like its 1969! Embark on a trip to the Moon and explore the scientific and engineering challenges of getting to space. Open to ages 5 and up.

Book Buddies

Tuesday, July 9th @ 4:00pm – Young readers are invited to sign up for a 15 minutes session to practice reading with a teen volunteer. Bring your own stories to share or use some of ours! Open to K-3rd grades.

Midweek Matinee – Escape Planet Earth [PG]

Wednesday, July 10th @ 3:15pm – Escape the heat with an afternoon movie. Families welcome!

Alien Invasion

Thursday, July 11th @ 3:30pm – Aliens have taken over the library! Enjoy this interactive storytime and make your own stuffed alien friend. Open to ages 2-7 and a caregiver. *Limited to 25 children.*

Music with Ms. Karen

Friday, July 12th @ 10:30am – Music, Dancing, and more for ages 1-5 years and a caregiver.

Breakfast Book Club

Saturday, July 13th @ 10:30am – Parents and children are welcome to join us for a potluck breakfast, book discussion, and craft. Sign up now to get your FREE copy of our next book. Open to 2nd-4th grades.

Space Sewing

Monday, July 15th @ 3:30pm – Make your own planetary pillow during this two hour beginner sewing class. Open to 3rd-7th grades. *Limited to 10 children.*

Move & Shake with Ms. Carol

Tuesday, July 16th @ 10:30am – Music, movement, and dance for ages 2-5 years and a caregiver.

Book Buddies

Tuesday, July 16th @ 4:00pm – Young readers are invited to sign up for a 15 minutes session to practice reading with a teen volunteer. Bring your own stories to share or use some of ours! Open to K-3rd grades.

Midweek Matinee – Wall-E [PG]

Wednesday, July 17th @ 3:15pm – Escape the heat with an afternoon movie. Families welcome!

Take Me to the Moon

Friday, July 19th @ 5:30pm – Join us afer hours at the library as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing with snacks, crafts, trivia, and a showing of Walter Cronkite’s news coverage from that historic day! Families welcome!

Space Craft

Monday, July 22nd @ 2:00pm – Drop by anytime during the two hours to do a fun space themed craft. Open to ages 3 and up.

Midweek Matinee – Monsters vs. Aliens [PG]

Wednesday, July 24th @ 3:15pm – Escape the heat with an afternoon movie. Families welcome!

Lego Club 

Thursday, July 25th @ 3:30pm – Bring your creativity, we’ll provide the Legos. Open to Grades K-5th.

Mad Science Lands on the Moon with FP Day Camp

Wednesday, July 31st @ 10:30am – Reach for the moon and probe the wonders of space as Mad Science takes us on a voyage of discovery! Open to ages 5 and up. *FP Day Campers DO NOT have to register.

Midweek Matinee – Lilo & Stitch [PG]

Wednesday, July 31st @ 3:15pm – Escape the heat with an afternoon movie. Families welcome!

Solar Viewing

Thursday, August 1st @ 3:30pm – Mr. Miller from the Pearl Observatory will be back at the library to teach us all about our Sun. We’ll even get a chance to safely take a closer look at our star through a telescope. Open to ages 5 and up.

Kid’s Yoga

Friday, August 2nd @ 10:30am – Join Ms. Michele for a fun filled half hour of new poses, breathing, and stretching. For ages 2-6 and a caregiver.

Pet Moon Rocks

Tuesday, August 6th @ 3:30pm – Use our supplies to make your own Moon Rock Friend! Open to ages 3 and up.

Rizzo’s Reptiles

Wednesday, August 7th @ 5:30pm – Join us for a visit from our scaly friends with a few surprises thrown in! Open to ages 4 and up. 

Jersey Fresh with Shop Rite

Thursday, August 8th @ 3:30pm – Join Ms. Monica to learn all about the fresh produce found right here in New Jersey! Open to K-4th grades. *Limited to 12 children.*

Music with Ms. Karen

Friday, August 9th @ 10:30am – Music, Dancing, and more for ages 1-5 years and a caregiver.

Read-to-a-Dog 

Monday, August 12th @ 3:30pm – Bring your own books or choose some of ours to share with our furry friends from Creature Comfort.  Open to K-4th grade. 

Move & Shake with Ms. Carol

Tuesday, August 13th @ 10:30am – Music, movement, and dance for ages 2-5 years and a caregiver.

Blast Off with Rockets

Tuesday, August 13th @ 3:30pm – Join Ms. Kate to explore and launch different kinds of rockets! Open to K-4th grades. *Limited to 15 children.*

End of Summer Pizza Picnic & Magic Show

Thursday, August 15th @ 12:30pm – Join us as we end our summer with a celebratory pizza picnic, followed by our annual magics show, featuring Magician Tim Fortune. The Picnic will begin at 12:30pm on the Library’s side lawn, followed by our Magic Show at 1:30pm. Families Welcome! *Feel free to bring your own chairs and blankets for the show.*

Lego Club 

Thursday, August 29th @ 3:30pm – Bring your creativity, we’ll provide the Legos. Open to Grades K-5th.


Visit our events calendar to sign up online here, give us a call at 973-377-2694, or stop by the library.