Adult Programs
Explore our weekly, monthly and special events here
Thread Heads & Coloring
New! Fridays at 1pm
 


Together at last! Crafting and coloring! Join our wonderful group of stitchers, sewers, yarn lovers, coloring pros, and more.  Bring a craft project to work on or use our coloring supplies in this social,  relaxing way to get your crafting done while getting out of the house!
Coffee and tea will be served.

There is no instruction at this program, but friends may help you out if you have a question or need a suggestion while we're crafting!
 

1st Day of School Parent Support Group
Wed., September 5 at 10:30am

Join us for coffee, breakfast, snacks, and coloring. 
Meet and greet other parents and discuss how you're doing on your little ones' first day of school. 
​(It's ok to celebrate, too. We won't tell the kids!)

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Home Staging Seminar
Wed., September 18 at 7pm


A special talk with area staging expert Lori Carbone from www.spacesthatspeak.com.
Learn how to stage your home for faster, better sales. DIY and home decorating fans will also enjoy tips and techniques. Everyone will get a chance to ask their questions.

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Please register .


Costume Swap
Saturday, September 28 at 10:30


Bring your family to meet other local families, play, have fall snacks, and look for Halloween costumes provided by our community! A great way to recycle and save money!

Costume drop-off at the library begins
September 3.
Costumes for infants to adults - and pets too! - in good, clean condition will be accepted!
Any costumes remaining after the swap will be donated.

Summer Reading
Join us all summer long for our Summer Reading Program June 24 through September 6!

Check out books or media from the adult collection to enter the raffle for a chance to win books and prizes!
10 winners will be announced the week of September 9. One lucky winner from Twp.  of Washington will receive a Kindle Paperwhite!

This summer we're featuring a Reader's Review Poster inside the library. Add your recent reads and a review to the poster for an extra raffle ticket in this interactive way to share recommendations with our entire community.
 
In January 2018, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order #4  requiring state entities to provide information to the public regarding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace and ways to enroll.  The New Jersey State Library enhanced an existing research guide providing basic and extended information on the ACA. 

Click on the image to the left to be brought to this research guide. 

Regularly Scheduled Programs

Adult Coloring Group
Fridays @ 1:00pm



New studies have shown that coloring helps to relax and lessen stress. Join us for some relaxing music, coffee and snacks. All coloring supplies will be provided.
​No coloring 7/5 and 7/12.

Genealogy Group
Returns in the Fall! Wednesday 9/11 @ 6:30pm



Local genealogist Fred Voss will assist you in unraveling the secrets of your family tree!


Mat Yoga
Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 5:30pm

Bring your yoga mat or a towel and join in!  All levels of practice are welcome!
$5 per person/ per class.

No class 8/15, 9/3 or 9/5.






Senior Chair Yoga
September 12 - December 5
Thursdays @ 11am OR 12pm

Registration Dates & fees for next session:
Registration starts:
8/22 for Residents
$22 for the session

8/29 for Out-of-Towners
$55 for the session

Please make checks payable to :
The Friends of the Washington Twp. Library

Afternoon Movie Matinees
Mondays & Thursdays @ 2pm


  • August 1: Snow Falling on Cedars (PG-13)
  • August 5 & 8: Artic (PG-13)
  • August 12 & 15: RBG (PG)
  • August 19 &  22: Apollo 11 (G)
  • August 26 & 29: A Dog's Journey (PG)
                 

Monthly Book Clubs
Night Owls Bookclub

August 26th @ 6:30pm
The Vanity Fair Diaries

by Tina Brown

September 23rd @ 6:30pm
The Woman in the Window 
by AJ Finn


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Mango Languages
Over 70 languages to choose from! 
RBdigital Books
Digital Magazines at your fingertips!
Hoopla
Borrow FREE digital video, music, and audiobooks with your library card. Limit 4 checkouts per month.
Digital Services
Kanopy
Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including documentaries,  indie and classic films, foreign language films, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.  Limit 5 check outs per month.

Can't make it to the Library?  Need something to read or listen to while waiting for your train?  The Township Library is pleased to provide several digital options for you to choose from. 
Overdrive/ Libby
Overdrive is back and better than ever!

Non- Traditional Materials
Our non-traditional materials are special items not typically found in a library setting.
We have featured technology, as well as housewares and specialty hobby equipment.
 Non-traditional materials have a two week loan period. Please return all items inside the Township Library and do not return items to another library or in the book drop.
Our collection includes:
  • Pre-loaded Kindles
    WiFi Hotspots
    Telescopes
    Baking pans
    Candy molds
    Gardening tools and seeds
    Knitting needle set
    Crochet hook set