Koha is here!
The Rahway Public Library is now running on Koha - an open source library solution! Give it a try today by searching for a book at the top of this page! Have questions? Give us a call at the reference desk - (732)340-1551 x. 212.
Four Seasons of Rahway
Four Seasons of Rahway (or 4SR) is a photography contest being held throughout the year. Submit picutures from four categories for each of the four seasons! Winners will have their work displayed at venues throughout Rahway and will be eligible for prizes and inclusion in a photography book due out in 2015! For more information, check out the website!
Summer assignments for Rahway Public Schools are now available online. Click here to find out what's been assigned for your class.
Book Report Help
Come to the Children's Department with your book! Our staff will be available for assistance for your book report. June 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29 from 2:00-3:30 pm
Date:6/24/2014 Time:2:00-3:30 pm
Spark A Reaction Special Presentation
Join our "Mad Scientist" Robert Carson as he presents science experiments sure to Spark a Reaction on our balcony. Weather permitting! For grades 6 and up only. Thursday, July 10 at 6:00 pm
Date:7/10/2014 Time:6:00 pm
Board Game Challenge
Join us in the Children's Department for a board game challenge. Friday, July 11, 18, and 25th at 2:00 pm.
Date:7/11/2014 Time:2:00 pm
Genius Files Book & Blog
Join us in the Children's Department for the Genius Files Book & Blog. Kids will read Mission Unstoppable by Dan Gutman and discuss the book. Mondays, July 14, 21 and 28th at 6:30pm.
Date:7/14/2014 Time:6:30 pm
Teen Circle Open House
Join us in the Teen Circle Monday nights in July. Spend time with friends, relax, play a board or card game, use a computer, talk about books, whatever you'd like! Monday, July 14, 21 and 28 at 7:00 pm
Date:7/14/2014 Time:7:00 pm
Do It Yourself activities in the Teen Circle Wednesday afternoons. Make something! Wednesday, July 16, 23 and 30 at 2:00 pm
Date:7/16/2014 Time:2:00 pm
Enjoy some cool movies in the Children's Department! Thursday, July 17, 24 and 31st at 2:00 pm.
Date:7/17/2014 Time:2:00 pm
Join us in the Children's Department for a story time and craft. For ages 5 and up. Thursday, July 17, 24, and 31st at 6:30 pm.
Date:7/17/2014 Time:6:30 pm
Join us in the Children's Department for a Mini Maestros music program. For children up to age 6. Wednesday, July 23 and 30th at 10:30 am
Date:7/23/2014 Time:10:30 am
Sci-Fi Night @ the Movies
Classic science fiction films on our big screen with surround sound, A/C, and popcorn! Thursday, July 24, 31, and August 7 at 5:30 pm.
Date:7/24/2014 Time:5:30 pm
Summer Reading Program
The Children's Summer Reading Club 2014 begins June 20 and runs through August. The theme is "FIZZ, BOOM, READ!" and the focus is SCIENCE! Dr. Goodreads and the Rahway Library staff can help you find great books this summer--and readers through 6th grade earn little prize for each book recorded in the Summer Reading Club booklet!
Date:8/6/2014 Time:Begins June 23
Spark a Reaction
Teen Summer Reading begins July 7th! Teens are invited to "Spark a Reaction" this summer. Read for prizes and take part in programs offered throughout the month of July. Pick up your SRC info at the Reference Desk beginning June 23rd.
Date:8/8/2014 Time:All Summer Long!
Summer Reading Assignments
Pick up your book early! All titles can only be borrowed for 2 weeks. We have a limited availability and want to make them accessible to as many teens as possible.
Date:8/30/2014 Time:All Summer Long!
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