Eatontown Borough | 47 Broad Street Eatontown, NJ 07724 | (732) 389-7600

Library Announcements

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Announcements

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DO TO THE HEALTH EMERGENCY THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  PLEASE USE THE BOOK DROP FOR RETURNS AND CALL WITH ANY QUESTIONS.  MATERIALS WILL BE RENEWED AUTOMATICALLY.

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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT 1:

Children’s Activities Week of May 18, 2020.  Click on links below:

http://eatontownnj.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Kids-Activities-Week-6-pdf.pdf

EATONTOWN STORY TIME:

 

https://bit.ly/EatontownLibVStory

     So check it out and have some fun with reading!

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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT 2:

The link to our virtual story-and-craft videos, which are posted daily on Monmouth County Library’s YouTube channel at 1:45 pm is listed below.  The story portion disappears after 24 hours, but the crafts remain as long as we want.  Another themed set of story & craft recordings appears at 1:45 pm each day, on the same link.  A special weekend package is posted on Fridays. A variety of children’s librarians from our MCL staff is represented.

Also, on our Monmouth County children’s page is a weekly sheet of activities in the areas of games, crafts, STEM/STEAM, and cultural explorations which we call Exploring Our World.  The new sheet is posted on Mondays.  Stay tuned, as there is more to come!

https://bit.ly/MonCoLibraryStoryCraftTime 

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PAPER CRANES

Join the Eatontown Library as we begin the challenge of folding 1000 paper cranes to send to Japan in the spirit of peace and brotherhood!

The challenge will run through August 2020.

Paper and instructions will be available at the library for the duration of the challenge.  After you finish your crane or (cranes) drop them off at the library!  Come in and follow our progress and check out our displays!  

Let’s show our community spirit!

Total (to date) 260!

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VRC

Vacation Reading Club

Please join us for our new and exciting Vacation Reading Club beginning June 15, 2020, ending August 15, 2020, with pre-registration June 1, 2020.  Watch for announcements this summer and fabulous prizes and of course, a lot of great reading!

For more information call 732-389-BOOK (2665)

Click here for VRC (Independent Readers) Summer Reading Records

Click here for RTM (Read to the child) Summer Reading Records

Click here for Adult Readers (reading year round)

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WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING BOOK DONATIONS.  PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE ANYTHING IN THE LOBBY OR OUTSIDE THE DOORS OR IN THE BOOK DROP. 

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Special Note:

Please do not leave books in the lobby without first speaking to Library staff.  Please do not leave books outside the door when the library is closed or in the book drop in front of the building.   If you wish to donate books please contact the library and speak to a staff member (732-389-2665), we will be happy and try to accommodate your request for a donation. We do not accept text books, encyclopedias, books that are written in, stained, moldy or in poor condition, VHS tapes or cassettes.