WELCOME TO THE RAHWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY

The Rahway Public Library has established a new borrowing policy. Click this box to learn more and to find out what forms of ID you will need to bring.

FEATURED TITLES

EVENTS

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Toddlers Rock

7/20/2018 @ 10:30 AM

Explore different types of music, play instruments, and dance! Ages 4 and under.

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Kids Movie

7/20/2018 @ 2:00 PM

Join us for a kid-friendly movie and refreshments. All ages. Today's movie: "Sherlock Gnomes"

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Celebrate the Jersey Tomato!

7/21/2018 @ 11:00 AM

Join food and tea expert, Judith Krall Russo in honoring one of New Jersey’s favorite products. Learn about heirloom varieties, modern hybrids and the folklore attached to this fruit. Did you know that tomatoes were once considered poisonous? All are welcome, no registration necessary. Refreshments, tomato samples, prizes and more!

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Color a Smile

7/21/2018 @ All Day

Drop by the library to color a drawing for a person in need. Color a Smile is a nonprofit organization that distributes drawings to senior citizens, overseas troops, and others in need of a smile. All ages.

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Take & Make

7/23/2018 @ All Day

Drop by the Children's Department and grab a craft kit to take home and make with your family! Don't wait - available while supplies last.

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Family Fun Night

7/23/2018 @ 6:30 PM

Bring the whole family to the library for stories, crafts, experiments, games and other fun! All ages. This week: Build a Fort

FEATURED RESOURCES


Hoopla Digital

Bringing you hundreds of thousands of movies, audiobooks and more, hoopla is a revolutionary digital service. From Hollywood blockbusters to best selling authors – not just the hits, but the niche and hard-to-find as well – hoopla provides you the freedom you've been searching for to experience, explore and enjoy what you want, when you want, and where you want.


Ancestry.com

Ancestry Library Edition is a comprehensive online source of information for conducting genealogical and local history research. Includes the digitized images of U.S., U.K., Canadian, Australian and German Census records, U.S. Military records back to the 1600's, Court, Land, tax and probate records, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, and much more. Available only from within the library.


Overdrive - eLibraryNJ

Download eBooks today! The Rahway Public library has signed on with eLibrary NJ and Overdrive to bring you an extensive collection of eBooks and downloadable audio. Browse their calalog and start downloading now!

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RESEARCH AND LEARNING



From online databases to local history resources to practice test, the Rahway Public Library has a vast array of digital and electronic sources. Find an obituary, read old newspapers, or research a topic all without leaving your home.

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FRIENDS OF THE RAHWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY



The Friends of the Rahway Public Library are a dedicated group of volunteers whose work benefits the library. Find out what they're up to and what you can do to help!

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About



Meet the Board of Trustees and staff. Read our policies. Find out about the history of the library, its evolution, and where it's heading in the future!

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Our Location


2 City Hall Plaza

Rahway, NJ 07065

Call:(732)340-1551

Fax:(732)340-0393

Txt:(848)628-4449

Email: info@rahwaylibrary.org

Our Hours


Monday 9-8

Tuesday 9-5

Wednesday 9-8

Thursday 9-8

Friday 9-5

Saturday 9-5

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