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 »

  • Renew, Restore and Relax!

    Gentle chair yoga to help reduce stiffness and increase energy. Yogic breathing techniques for mindfulness and improved mood.All asults welcome regardless of age or fitness level. No registration necessary. Please arrive early or on time.
    Date: 1/18/2017     Time: 6:30 PM

  • Toddler Time

    Join us every week for singing, reading, and fun! Ages birth - 4 with a caregiver. No registration required.
    Date: 1/18/2017     Time: 10:30 AM

  • Knit & Crochet Club

    Join us on the 1st & 3rd Thursday of every month. Bring your hooks, needles, and yarn. Work on a project or learn a new technique! Program is free for teens and adults (16+) The club will be held Thursday, January 19 at 6:30pm.
    Date: 1/19/2017     Time: 6:30 PM

  • Storytime & Craft

    Come out to our family storytime on Thursday nights! All are welcome to hear stories and make a craft.
    Date: 1/19/2017     Time: 6:30 PM

  • Teen DIY

    Teens! Join us after school on January 23 in our new Makerspace! This work in progress will be the new home for creativity, collaboration and community in our library. Check out the new space and make a craft or two to celebrate the Chinese New Year!
    Date: 1/23/2017     Time: 3:30 PM

  • Lego Club

    Build your own creation with the library's Lego collection and put it on display. All Legos provided. For ages 5 and up.
    Date: 1/23/2017     Time: 6:30 PM

  • Junior Lego Club

    Build and play with the library's new LEGO DUPLO collection. For ages 2-5. No registration required.
    Date: 1/24/2017     Time: 11:00 AM

  • Toddler Time

    Join us every week for singing, reading, and fun! Ages birth - 4 with a caregiver. No registration required.
    Date: 1/25/2017     Time: 10:30 AM

  • Storytime & Craft

    Come out to our family storytime on Thursday nights! All are welcome to hear stories and make a craft.
    Date: 1/26/2017     Time: 6:30 PM

  • Drop in Craft for Chinese New Year

    Celebrate Chinese New Year at the library with a craft! Drop in anytime during the day to make one. For all ages.
    Date: 1/28/2017     Time: All Day

  • Toddler Time

    Join us every week for singing, reading, and fun! Ages birth - 4 with a caregiver. No registration required.
    Date: 2/1/2017     Time: 10:30 AM

  • Knit & Crochet Club

    Join us on the 1st & 3rd Thursday of every month. Bring your hooks, needles, and yarn. Work on a project or learn a new technique! Program is free for teens and adults (16+) The club will be held Thursdays, February 2 & 16 at 6:30pm.
    Date: 2/2/2017     Time: 6:30 PM

  • Toddler Time

    Join us every week for singing, reading, and fun! Ages birth - 4 with a caregiver. No registration required.
    Date: 2/8/2017     Time: 10:30 AM

  • Friends' Group Meeting

    The Friends of the Rahway Public Library will meet at the library at 6:30 pm on the second Thursday of each month. The next meeting will be held on:
    Date: 2/9/2017     Time: 6:30 PM

  • Kids Movie

    Come out and see a movie on the library's big screen! Refreshments will be provided. Please call the library for movie title.
    Date: 2/11/2017     Time: 2:00

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Hoopla

Hoopla is a digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, television shows, and audiobooks via your web browser, smartphone or tablet!  Sign in »

Museum Passes

Museum Pass is a new program that lets Rahway card holders visit the Newark Museum for free! For more information, click here.