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Join us for upcoming events, classes, and programs at the Sayreville Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.

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CLOSED
ALL DAY
 CLOSED
Thursday, Jan. 1, ALL DAYCLOSED
Sayreville Public Library
The library will be closed for New Years Day.
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Scrabble Club
1:30PM-3:30PM
 Scrabble Club
Friday, Jan. 2, 1:30PM-3:30PM
(Fridays, 1/2 & 1/16, 2/6 & 2/20, 3/6 & 3/20, 4/17, 5/1 & 5/15, & 6/5 & 6/19 from 1:30PM-3:30PM)
Scrabble Club
Sayreville Public Library
Join us to play a few rounds of Scrabble. The group is very informal and simply enjoys playing for fun!  The library has a Scrabble Board, but you may bring your own also.

The gr...read more
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SCORE’s Legal & Tax Considerations in Forming a Small Business
6:00PM-7:45PM
SCORE’s Legal & Tax Considerations in Forming a Small Business
Tuesday, Jan. 6, 6:00PM-7:45PMSCORE’s Legal
Sayreville Public Library
This seminar is an introduction to the practical matters involved in selecting a legal form for your business. The seminar leader will discuss the most common legal forms in use today, the pros and cons...read more
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Library Board of Trustees Meeting
7:00PM
Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Wednesday, Jan. 7, 7:00PM
(Wednesdays, 1/7, 2/4, 3/4, 4/1, 5/6, 6/10, 9/2, 10/7, 11/4, & 12/2 at 7:00PM)
Library Board of Tru
Sayreville Public Library
The Library Board of Trustees typically meets at the Sayreville Library in the Meeting Room on the first Wednesday of the month at 7PM.

Meetings scheduled in 2015 as of right now:

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Let a Professional Polish Your Résumé FULL! *WAITLIST NO LONGER AVAILABLE!
6:00PM-8:00PM
Let a Professional Polish Your Résumé FULL! *WAITLIST NO LONGER AVAILABLE!
Thursday, Jan. 8, 6:00PM-8:00PMLet a Professional P
Sayreville Public Library
FULL! *WAITLIST NO LONGER AVAILABLE!

We all know the job mark...read more
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Stitchers & Knitters Anonymous Craft Club
6:30PM-8:00PM
Stitchers & Knitters Anonymous Craft Club
Thursday, Jan. 8, 6:30PM-8:00PM
(Thursdays 1/8, 2/12, 3/12, 4/9, 5/14, 6/11, 7/9, 8/13, 9/10, 10/8, 11/12, & 12/10 from 6:30PM-8:00PM )
Stitchers & Knitters
Sayreville Public Library
Looking to share your passion for knitting and crocheting & meet a few new crafting buddies? Enjoy this opportunity to pick up a few new tips from fellow craft addicts at this low-key club for folks...read more
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Tablets & eReaders for New Users (and Getting FREE ebooks!)
2:00PM-4:00PM
Tablets & eReaders for New Users (and Getting FREE ebooks!)
Saturday, Jan. 10, 2:00PM-4:00PMTablets & eReaders f
Sayreville Public Library
Did you get an eReader or tablet as a present this past holiday season and feel overwhelmed and intimidated? Let tech gadget guru, Karlton Utter, help you get started with your device by discussing the ...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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Books & Bites Book Club
1:00PM-3:00PM
 Books & Bites Book Club
Monday, Jan. 12, 1:00PM-3:00PM
(Mondays, 1/12, 2/9, 3/9, 4/13, 5/11, 6/8, 7/13, 8/10, 9/14, 10/19, 11/9 & 12/14 from 1:00PM-3:00PM)
Books & Bites Book C
Sayreville Public Library
This club is currently closed and not taking new members.
Books & Bites Book Club 2015 Reading List

 
1/12/15 – When She Was White by Judith Stone
&nbs...read more
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Making Your Résumé & Cover Letter Work for You
6:30PM-8:00PM
Making Your Résumé & Cover Letter Work for You
Monday, Jan. 12, 6:30PM-8:00PMMaking Your Résumé &
Sayreville Public Library
If you currently have a resume that you feel is not getting you the interviews you desire then this workshop is for you!  Join Dr. Colleen Georges as she shares critical tips with you to ensure you...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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Microsoft Excel 2010 for Beginners
6:00PM-8:00PM
Microsoft Excel 2010 for Beginners
Monday, Jan. 12, 6:00PM-8:00PMMicrosoft Excel 2010
Sayreville Public Library
Learn to create, edit and save spreadsheets and how to use basic formulas in Microsoft Excel 2010.  

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ESL Conversation Group
6:00PM-8:00PM
 ESL Conversation Group
Tuesday, Jan. 13, 6:00PM-8:00PM
(Every Tuesday from Jan. 13-Mar. 24 from 6:00PM-8:00PM.)
ESL Conversation Gro
Sayreville Public Library
The groups are back for Winter, but there is now a new process to be a part of the learning and fun.  Interested ESL learners will now need to attend a registration date to register with the organi...read more
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Setting Positive Goals & Keeping Them in 2015
6:30PM-8:00PM
Setting Positive Goals & Keeping Them in 2015
Wednesday, Jan. 14, 6:30PM-8:00PMSetting Positive Goa
Sayreville Public Library
Ready to look ahead to 2015 and make it a great year?  We all set new years resolutions, but most are inadvertently forgotten or ignored.  How can we make 2015 a year of fun and ...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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Creative Writing Group
2:00PM-4:00PM
 Creative Writing Group
Thursday, Jan. 15, 2:00PM-4:00PM
(Thursdays, 1/15, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/20, 9/17, 10/15, 11/19, & 12/17 from 2:00PM-4:00PM)
Creative Writing Gro
Sayreville Public Library
Gather once a month to meet with other writers to bounce ideas off of one another or clear that infamous writer's block!  Special guest professional writers will join the group from time to tim...read more
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Barbara’s Book Club
6:30PM-8:00PM
 Barbara’s Book Club
Thursday, Jan. 15, 6:30PM-8:00PM
(Thursdays, 1/15, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 9/17, 10/15 & 11/19 from 6:30PM-8:00PM)
Barbara’s Book
Sayreville Public Library
This club is currently closed and not taking new members.

Barbara’s Book Club 2015 Reading List

 
1/15/15 – The Summer of Us by Holly Chamberlin
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Friend’s Book Sale Setup
ALL DAY!
 Friend’s Book Sale Setup
Friday, Jan. 16, ALL DAY!
(Friday,1/16 & 6/12)
Friend’s Book
Sayreville Public Library
The Friends of the Library will be using the Meeting Room to set up for their sale over the weekend.
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Scrabble Club
1:30PM-3:30PM
 Scrabble Club
Friday, Jan. 16, 1:30PM-3:30PM
(Fridays, 1/2 & 1/16, 2/6 & 2/20, 3/6 & 3/20, 4/17, 5/1 & 5/15, & 6/5 & 6/19 from 1:30PM-3:30PM)
Scrabble Club
Sayreville Public Library
Join us to play a few rounds of Scrabble. The group is very informal and simply enjoys playing for fun!  The library has a Scrabble Board, but you may bring your own also.

The gr...read more
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Friends of the Sayreville Library Meeting
9:30AM-11:00AM
Friends of the Sayreville Library Meeting
Saturday, Jan. 17, 9:30AM-11:00AM
(Saturday, 1/17, 2/14, 3/21, 4/18, 5/16 & 6/13, from 9:30AM-11:00AM)
Friends of the Sayre
Sayreville Public Library
The Friends of the Sayreville Public Library will meet in the meeting room.  New members are always welcome!
For information on the group and to join, read more
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Friends of the Sayreville Library Book Sale!
1:30PM-3:30PM
Friends of the Sayreville Library Book Sale!
Saturday, Jan. 17, 1:30PM-3:30PM
(Saturday, 1/17, Sunday, 1/18 & Saturday, 6/13, Sunday 6/14 from 1:30PM-3:30PM)
Friends of the Sayre
Sayreville Public Library
Buy a Bag of Books for Only $10 or a box of books for $15! (bag/box provided by the Friends of the Library)
 
Books! Movies! Music! Audiobooks!
All are sold during these great sale events for ex...read more
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Friends of the Sayreville Library Book Sale!
1:30PM-3:30PM
Friends of the Sayreville Library Book Sale!
Sunday, Jan. 18, 1:30PM-3:30PM
(Saturday, 1/17, Sunday, 1/18 & Saturday, 6/13, Sunday 6/14 from 1:30PM-3:30PM)
Friends of the Sayre
Sayreville Public Library
Buy a Bag of Books for Only $10 or a box of books for $15! (bag/box provided by the Friends of the Library)
 
Books! Movies! Music! Audiobooks!
All are sold during these great sale events for ex...read more
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Sell Your Treasures Event Sponsored by the Friends of the Sayreville Library
1:00-3:00 PM
Sell Your Treasures Event Sponsored by the Friends of the Sayreville Library
Sunday, Jan. 18, 1:00-3:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library
SELL YOUR UNWANTED: COINS, WATCHES & JEWELRY (All types)
 
Items to be purchased by Barbara and Richard Reid-Reinhardt of Barbara’s Unique Antique Boutique of Jam
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CLOSED
ALL DAY!
 CLOSED
Monday, Jan. 19, ALL DAY!
Sayreville Public Library
The library will be closed for Martin Luther King Day.
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Sing Along with Pat!
12:45PM
 Sing Along with Pat!
Tuesday, Jan. 20, 12:45PM
( 12/2, 12/9, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/17, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12)
Sing Along with Pat!
Sayreville Public Library
Join us for 30 minutes of lively music and song.  For children of all ages, accompanied by a parent.  Located in the Meeting Room.
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ESL Conversation Group
6:00PM-8:00PM
 ESL Conversation Group
Tuesday, Jan. 20, 6:00PM-8:00PM
(Every Tuesday from Jan. 13-Mar. 24 from 6:00PM-8:00PM.)
ESL Conversation Gro
Sayreville Public Library
The groups are back for Winter, but there is now a new process to be a part of the learning and fun.  Interested ESL learners will now need to attend a registration date to register with the organi...read more
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E4 Global Legacy International Meeting
7:00PM-7:50PM
E4 Global Legacy International Meeting
Tuesday, Jan. 20, 7:00PM-7:50PME4 Global Legacy Int
Sayreville Public Library
E4 Global Legacy International  Inc. will be hosting their meeting here today.
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Super Preschoolers!
10:00 AM
  Super Preschoolers!
Wednesday, Jan. 21, 10:00 AM Super Preschoolers!
Sayreville Public Library
For children ages 3-5 without a parent. Join us for stories, songs and an acitivity! Wednesdays at 10 AM beginning September 24.  Parents must stay in the library.
 
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Yoga for Aches and Pains-FULL! NO WAITLIST AVAILABLE
12:30PM-1:30PM
Yoga for Aches and Pains-FULL! NO WAITLIST AVAILABLE
Wednesday, Jan. 21, 12:30PM-1:30PMYoga for Aches and P
Sayreville Public Library
Is your body in desperate need of some tender loving care? If so, enjoy this yoga session tailored to improving the aches and pains experienced by your body! Learn how simple yoga moves and poses can pr...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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Tips & Tricks & Searching the Internet for Beginners
6:00PM-8:00PM
Tips & Tricks & Searching the Internet for Beginners
Wednesday, Jan. 21, 6:00PM-8:00PMTips & Tricks & Sear
Sayreville Public Library
We are happy to offer this course that will shed light on some computer basics such as: How do I do a basic search on the Internet?  How do I copy and paste?  What is software? What is hardwar...read more
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Creative Kids!
6:30 PM
 Creative Kids!
Wednesday, Jan. 21, 6:30 PM
(1/21, 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25,3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20,5/27)
Creative Kids!
Sayreville Public Library
Children ages 3 and up are invited to join us for a variety of fun and easy crafts.Wednesdays @ 6:30PM, beginning January 21.  No registration required, however this is a first come first serve program up to 24 children.  Please show your Sayreville library card to participate.
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Storytime Surprise!
11:00 AM
  Storytime Surprise!
Friday, Jan. 23, 11:00 AM
(1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27,)
 Storytime Surprise!
Sayreville Public Library
A surprise storytime format every week! Will we be reading stories, doing a science experiment, exercising, making treats or crafts?  Join us to find out! Ages 3-5.
 


 
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*POSTPONED* The Contagious Optimism Wellness Group
10:30AM-12:00PM
*POSTPONED* The Contagious Optimism Wellness Group
Saturday, Jan. 24, 10:30AM-12:00PM*POSTPONED* The Cont
Sayreville Public Library
The meeting scheduled for Saturday, 1/24 has been postponed due to the anticipated snow.  The new date is now 2/7!  Registered guests were contacted.
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*POSTPONED!* Life at an Edwardian Manor / "Downton Abbey" *Waitlist Only*
2:00PM-4:00PM
*POSTPONED!* Life at an Edwardian Manor / "Downton Abbey" *Waitlist Only*
Saturday, Jan. 24, 2:00PM-4:00PM*POSTPONED!* Life at
Sayreville Public Library
This event scheduled for Saturday, 1/24 has been postponed due to the anticipated snow.  The new date is now 3/7!  Registered guests were contacted.  This event is ...read more
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Central Jersey Asian Ball Jointed Doll Meeting
2:30PM-5:00PM
Central Jersey Asian Ball Jointed Doll Meeting
Sunday, Jan. 25, 2:30PM-5:00PM
(Sundays, 1/25/15, 2/15/15, & 3/15/15 from 2:30PM-5:00PM)
Central Jersey Asian
Sayreville Public Library
Share your enjoyment of Asian Ball Jointed Dolls with other local hobbyists! Come see different kinds of dolls, get advice and assistance with restringing and other light doll maintenance, and have a fun time with fello...read more
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TODDLER TIME CANCELED
 TODDLER TIME CANCELED
Monday, Jan. 26,
Sayreville Public Library
Toddler Time is canceled due to the weather. Enjoy the snow! See you next week!
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Toddler Time
10:00 AM
 Toddler Time
Monday, Jan. 26, 10:00 AM
( 2/2, 2/9, 2/23, 3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, )
Toddler Time
Sayreville Public Library
For children ages 6 months-36 months with a parent/caregiver.  Join us for stories, songs and playtime!  Mondays at 10 AM beginning September 22. 
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*POSTPONED* Windows 8 for Beginners
6:00PM-8:00PM
*POSTPONED* Windows 8 for Beginners
Monday, Jan. 26, 6:00PM-8:00PM*POSTPONED* Windows
Sayreville Public Library
This event has been postponed due to the weather.  A new date will be announced shortly!  Registered guests were contacted about this postponement.

...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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Grade 3-4 Book Discussion - POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
6:00-7:00pm
Grade 3-4 Book Discussion - POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
Monday, Jan. 26, 6:00-7:00pmGrade 3-4 Book Discu
Sayreville Public Library
This event has been postponed until Monday, Feb. 2 due to inclement weather.
Kick off the New Year with an exciting winter dogsled race! Can ten-year-old Willy and his dog, Searchlight, beat the best of the best, Stone Fox, on their first...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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*POSTPONED* Meditation for the Busy Lifestyle
7:15PM-8:30PM
*POSTPONED* Meditation for the Busy Lifestyle
Monday, Jan. 26, 7:15PM-8:30PM*POSTPONED* Meditati
Sayreville Public Library
This event has been postponed due to the weather. The new date is now Monday, Feb. 2 from 7:15PM-830PM!  Registered guests were contacted about this postponement....read more
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Sing Along with Pat!
12:45PM
 Sing Along with Pat!
Tuesday, Jan. 27, 12:45PM
( 12/2, 12/9, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/17, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12)
Sing Along with Pat!
Sayreville Public Library
Join us for 30 minutes of lively music and song.  For children of all ages, accompanied by a parent.  Located in the Meeting Room.
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*POSTPONED* Blood Drive
2:30PM-7:00PM
 *POSTPONED* Blood Drive
Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2:30PM-7:00PM*POSTPONED* Blood Dr
Sayreville Public Library
Every two seconds someone needs blood.  Some people need regular transfusions to live.  Save a life today and donate blood!  Every donor gets a co...read more
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*CANCELLED* ESL Conversation Group
6:00PM-8:00PM
*CANCELLED* ESL Conversation Group
Tuesday, Jan. 27, 6:00PM-8:00PM*CANCELLED* ESL Conv
Sayreville Public Library
The group is cancelled today due to the weather.

The groups are back for Winter, but there is now a new process to be a part of the learning and fun. <
...read more
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Super Preschoolers!
10:00 AM
  Super Preschoolers!
Wednesday, Jan. 28, 10:00 AM Super Preschoolers!
Sayreville Public Library
For children ages 3-5 without a parent. Join us for stories, songs and an acitivity! Wednesdays at 10 AM beginning September 24.  Parents must stay in the library.
 
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*POSTPONED* Wednesday Night Book Club
6:30PM-8:00PM
*POSTPONED* Wednesday Night Book Club
Wednesday, Jan. 28, 6:30PM-8:00PM*POSTPONED* Wednesda
Sayreville Public Library
Due to the snow, this group will be meeting Thursday, 1/29 at 12:30PM.

This club is currently closed and not taking new members.
Wednesday’s B
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Creative Kids!
6:30 PM
 Creative Kids!
Wednesday, Jan. 28, 6:30 PM
(1/21, 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25,3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20,5/27)
Creative Kids!
Sayreville Public Library
Children ages 3 and up are invited to join us for a variety of fun and easy crafts.Wednesdays @ 6:30PM, beginning January 21.  No registration required, however this is a first come first serve program up to 24 children.  Please show your Sayreville library card to participate.
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Healthy Kids Cooking Sponsored by the Mobile Family Success Center of Middlesex County
6:00PM-7:00PM
Healthy Kids Cooking Sponsored by the Mobile Family Success Center of Middlesex County
Thursday, Jan. 29, 6:00PM-7:00PMHealthy Kids Cooking
Sayreville Public Library
Healthy Kids Cooking is an interactive workshop for kids and parents to learn to make healthy snacks that are so tasty and so easy a kid can do it! We will explore seas...read more
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Wednesday Night Book Club
12:30PM
 Wednesday Night Book Club
Thursday, Jan. 29, 12:30PM
(Wednesdays, 1/29 (Thursday @ 12:30PM) ), 2/25, 3/25, 4/29, 5/27, 6/24, 9/30, 10/28, &11/18 from 6:30PM-8:00PM)
Wednesday Night Book
Sayreville Public Library
This club is currently closed and not taking new members.

Wednesday’s Book Club 2015 Reading List

 
1/29/15 – Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man,...read more
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Rockin’ Winter Spectacular w/Presley & Melody!
6:00 PM
Rockin’ Winter Spectacular w/Presley & Melody!
Thursday, Jan. 29, 6:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library
Embrace the magic of winter with Presley and Meldoy's Rockin' Winter Specatcular concert! Get ready to sing, dance, and rock 'n roll to both original and favorite pop...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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Storytime Surprise!
11:00 AM
  Storytime Surprise!
Friday, Jan. 30, 11:00 AM
(1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27,)
 Storytime Surprise!
Sayreville Public Library
A surprise storytime format every week! Will we be reading stories, doing a science experiment, exercising, making treats or crafts?  Join us to find out! Ages 3-5.
 


 
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Movie Matinee-"Jersey Boys"
12:00PM-2:00PM
 Movie Matinee-"Jersey Boys"
Friday, Jan. 30, 12:00PM-2:00PMMovie Matinee-Jersey
Sayreville Public Library
Join us for our monthly movie matinees to enjoy popular movie hits on our new 84” x 84” screen and fresh popcorn from our popcorn machine!  Watch a movie and meet fellow movie enthusias...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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Applying for Financial Aid for College
2:00PM-4:00PM
Applying for Financial Aid for College
Saturday, Jan. 31, 2:00PM-4:00PMApplying for Financi
Sayreville Public Library
Without financial aid, the cost of attending college would be beyond the reach of most families.  Trying to understand the terminology, the types of aid available, and how to get through the proces...read more
Register Online or call 732-727-0212.
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