New Genealogy Resource!



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. Check it out »

  • Kids Movie

    Come to the library to see a kids movie on our own version of the big screen! Popcorn will be served. Call the library for the movie titles.
    Date: 7/29/2016     Time: 2:00 PM

  • Preschool Science

    A fun experiment for even the littlest scientists! For ages 3-6. Call the library to register.
    Date: 7/29/2016     Time: 10:30 AM

  • Drop-in Craft

    Join us every Saturday for an all day drop in craft!
    Date: 7/30/2016     Time: All Day

  • Lego Club

    Build your own creation out of Legos! It will be on display in the library until the next week, when you can come back and build more! For ages 5 and up.
    Date: 8/1/2016     Time: 6:30 PM

  • Teen Screen Summer Movies

    The Teen Circle presents free summer movies 7/11, 7/18, 7/25. and 8/1 in our air-conditioned auditorium! Free! All are welcome! All films shown will be rated PG-13.
    Date: 8/1/2016     Time: 2:00 PM

  • Science Lab

    Join us as we make ski jumps, build bridges, and more during science lab! Ages 6-12. Space is limited. Call or visit the library to register.
    Date: 8/2/2016     Time: 2:00 PM

  • Toddler Time

    Join us every week for singing, reading, and fun! Ages 4 and under with caregiver.
    Date: 8/3/2016     Time: 10:30 AM

  • Make it!

    We'll me knitting, using the button maker, and making Minecraft and other gamer crafts! Ages 6 and up.
    Date: 8/3/2016     Time: 3:00 PM

  • Teen Circle Open House

    Teen Summer Reading 2016. Teen Circle Open House! Join us in the TC on Wednesdays at 2pm in July. We will have board games, card games, computers, books, coloring pages, and more. Stop by and say hello! 7/13, 7/20, 7/27
    Date: 8/3/2016     Time: 2:00 PM

  • Family Game Night

    Bring the whole family to the library for a game night! Play from the library's game collection or bring your own to share.
    Date: 8/4/2016     Time: 6:00 PM

  • Make it, Take it!

    Teen Summer Reading 2016. Make it, Take it! Create a different masterpiece each week! Share your creativity with others! Thursdays in July in the Teen Circle. 2pm. 7/14, 7/21, 7/28
    Date: 8/4/2016     Time: 2:00 PM

  • Little Ninja Day: Ages 4-6

    USA Karate & Fitness will present this introduction to fitness & self defense. For ages 4-6 only. Please call the children's department to register.
    Date: 8/4/2016     Time: 3:00 PM

  • Summer Assignment Help

    Do you need help finding a book for summer reading or getting started on your assignment? Children's librarian Liz will be here to assist you!
    Date: 8/4/2016     Time: 10:00 AM

  • Little Ninja Day: Ages 7-11

    USA Karate & Fitness will present this introduction to fitness & self defense. For ages 7-11. Call the library to register.
    Date: 8/4/2016     Time: 3:30 PM

  • Kids Movie

    Come to the library to see a kids movie on our own version of the big screen! Popcorn will be served. Call the library for the movie titles.
    Date: 8/5/2016     Time: 2:00 PM

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Museum Passes

The Rahway Public Library now offers Rahway residents free museum passes to the Newark Museum and other participating institutions. To find out more, visit this page! For more information, call (732)340-1551 x. 229.

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