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Tiny Art Show, Summer 2024

Display your artistic talents in our Tiny Art Show! Pick up a Tiny Art Kit beginning Monday, June 3. The mini art kit includes: 4″x4″ canvas, an easel, watercolor paint, a brush, a nameplate, and a label. Once you’ve finished your masterpiece, return it to the library by Saturday, June 29 to be part of the exhibit! The exhibit will run from July 1 – August 29. Open to Pequannock patrons 9 years and older. You may use your own paint and supplies if you wish. Art will be returned to artists after the art show.

Recurring Programs 2024
Adult Movie Night: Monday nights at 6:30 PM

6/17: Forest Gump (1994) 

7/8: Mamma Mia (2008)

7/22: Jaws (1975)

8/12: Barbie (2023)

8/26: Ferris Buellers Day Off (1986) 

Adult Summer Camp: Weekly Wednesday at 2 PM: 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 8/7, 8/14, & 8/21
Book Clubs: Afternoon: 1:00 pm | Evening: 7:00 pm | Monthly Monday: 5/6, 6/3, 7/1, & 8/5
Knitting and Crochet Club: Every Tuesday from 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Short Story Group: Monthly Friday mornings at 11:00 am: 5/17, 6/21, 7/19, & 8/16
Sketching Group: Monthly either Tuesday or Wednesday afternoons at 2:00 pm: 5/8, 6/12, 7/9, & 8/6
Tech Time: Weekly Fridays 10am-12pm, registration required!
Trivia: Monthly Thursdays at 7:00 pm: 5/30, 6/27, 7/25, & 8/29
Writers Group: Monthly Thursdays at 7:00 pm: 5/2, 6/6, 7/18, & 8/1 

Summer Reading 2024: Islands of Adventure
Read with us all summer long! Pick up a reading log at the library starting Saturday, June 22nd!
Program runs June 22nd to August 7th. 
Adults: Complete 5 reading challenges and win a limited edition Pequannock Township Public Library insulated tote bag! Turn in your summer reading packet (completed or not) and be entered into a gift card raffle!
Young Adults: Complete 3 out of 5 book challenges! When you sign up you’ll receive a Jibbitz bracelet (croc charms) and one jib. For every book read , come in and show us your challenge packet and get another jib. When you complete and turn in your summer reading you can fill in the full Jibbitz bracelet. 
Return your logs to either the Adult Desk by August 7, 2024.
Participants must be Pequannock Residents. 

Beginner Watercolor Painting Course
With: Lynn Schwartz
Beginner 4-Week Course, please be available for all 4 classes in the session. 
Thursdays at 10 AM: 6/27, 7/11, 7/18, & 7/25
Limited to 15 Pequannock Residents.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


MAY

All Month Long Affirmation Wall
May 1 to May 29
Stop by the library anytime from May 1st to May 29th and add a sticky note to our affirmation wall in recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month.

Peaceful Heart 
With: Root 2 Rise
Thursday, May 9 at 7:00 pm 
The newest offering from Root 2 Rise is Calming Practices for a Peaceful Heart. This program brings more soothing tips and methods to calm the heart and mind, keeping us balanced and feeling more “ourselves” even when the world seems to be changing so fast. 

Live Jazz Music 
With: The Bob Wylde Trio
Thursday, May 16 at 6:30 pm
Join us for an evening of Jazz with the Bob Wylde Trio!

Cinco De Mayo – Empanadas
With: Alex’s Cooking Delights
Thursday, May 23 at 6:30 pm
Join us as we cook with Alex’s Cooking Delight’s! We’ll be doing a live cooking demo and making empanadas in celebration of Cinco De Mayo.

JUNE

Suburban Wildlife
With: Marc Gussen 
Wednesday, June 5 at 7 PM
This lecture and slideshow presentation focuses on the critters that call our backyards home, from deer to rabbits and butterflies, to toads. Some we like, some we don’t, but all have a place in our suburban habitat. 

Beekeeping
With: John and Susan Visco
Monday, June 10 at 7 PM
This lecture focuses on the importance of the honey bee, the different roles the bees play in the hive, swarms, honey production and process of extraction. 

Clay Strawberry Dish
With: Creating with Clay LLC. 
Thursday, June 13 at 7 PM
Create a ceramic strawberry dish with instructor Lisa from Creating with Clay!
Limited to 18 Pequannock patrons.

Safe, Hot Fun in the Summertime! 
With: Pequannock Health Department
Thursday, June 27 at 5 PM
Prepare now to be safe during summertime fun!

Ladies of History: Mrs. Stockton
With: Ladies of History
Friday, June 28 at 1 PM

Join Revolutionary War heroine Annis Boudinot Stockton as she regales us with stories of women’s contributions during the Revolution. Women of all creeds participated in the Cause. Annis was also a published poet and we will hear some of her poetry and know her feelings about Washington and the war.
Sponsored by The Friends of the Library

JULY

Adult Summer Camp: Summer Welcome Sign
Hosted by Molly
Wednesday, July 10 at 2 PM

Limited to 18 Pequannock patrons. 

Pelvic Floor Health
With: Dr. Olga Koz PT, DPT, COMT
Thursday, July 11 at 6:30 PM

Aimed towards empowering women to take control of their health and overall well-being.

Adult Summer Camp: Trivet Painting
With: The Pottery Bisque It
Wednesday, July 17 at 2 PM 

Limited to 15 Pequannock Patrons.

Adult Summer Camp: Shark Needle Felting
Hosted by Julia
Wednesday, July 24 at 2 PM 

Limited to 10 Pequannock Patrons.

Adult Summer Camp: Sew It! Workshop Library Tote
With: Sew It! Workshops
Wednesday, July 31 at 2 PM 

Limited to 10 Pequannock Patrons.

August

Adult Summer Camp: Paint Your Own Birdhouse
Hosted by Molly
Wednesday, August 7 at 2 PM

Limited to 20 Pequannock Patrons.

Adult Summer Camp: Paint By Number
Hosted by Molly
Wednesday, August 14 at 2 PM

Limited to 20 Pequannock Patrons.

Adult Summer Camp: Dark Background Flora Painting
Hosted by Julia
Wednesday, August 21 at 2 PM

Limited to 20 Pequannock Patrons.