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Help Support New Jersey Libraries!

Growth in State Budget-Decline in Library Funding Funding for the library per capita state aid program was drastically cut under Governor Christie’s first budget in FY10. This decline in per capita state aid has taken a toll on local library services. That budget was approximately $28.4 billion. Since that time the state budget has increased …

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Library Closed at 3:30pm and reopens at 5:30pm for 10th Annual LibraryFest

Library will be closed at 3:30pm and will reopen at 5:30pm for 10th Annual LibraryFest. We will be busy preparing the building for this exciting evening.

Rock out with Rewind at the Kenilworth Public Library

Come join us and sing along to some of your favorite Beatles classics as Rewind brings their Music of The Beatles program to the Kenilworth Public Library on Tuesday, Aug. 20 from 7-8 pm.  Rewind members include John Delgiodice (guitar), Ken Cohen (drums), and Rich Loughin (bass). Funding for this performance has been made possible …

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Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft

The Kenilworth Public Library will be hosting a Financial Wellness workshop, “Identity Theft,” on Thursday, August 15th at 6:30 pm. Elroy Darden, Director and Identity Theft Specialist from LegalShield, will host a program with a focus on identity theft. He will cover how individuals are at risk, what to do if you discover you are …

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“The Bard on the Boulevard” at the Kenilworth Public Library

Kenilworth’s beloved Shakespeare series Bard on the Boulevard is back. On Monday, July 22, 2019 at 7:00 pm, the library will host the Hudson Shakespeare Company for a performance of “Coriolanus” Funding for “The Bard on the Boulevard” has been made possible by funds from the Union County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, a …

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Maximizing Social Security

  The Kenilworth Public Library will be hosting a Financial Wellness seminar, “Maximizing Social Security,” on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Jonathan Barrett, Certified Financial Planner from AXA Advisors, will host a program with a focus on Social Security. Come find out how to better prepare for your retirement! For current retirees, there …

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Yarnies at the Kenilworth Public Library

Everyone is welcome to attend our fiber crafts monthly program at the Kenilworth Public Library! Yarnies will take place in the library on the last Thursday of each month from 6:00 to 7:45pm and the every Wednesday  at 3:00-4:00pm.  You don’t need any crafting experience to enjoy these special evenings of creative exploration. Feel free to bring a project to …

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Book Sale at the Kenilworth Public Library

We have books for sale! Look for the cart near the circulation area. All proceeds benefit the Kenilworth Public Library.

Position Available – Library Page

Kenilworth Public Library PART-TIME LIBRARY PAGE Student (minimum age 16) Afternoons HOURS: Monday 3:00-5:30, Wednesday 3:00-5:30, Friday 3:00-5:00 Primary Duties: • Work under the direction of a library staff member. • Shelve books and other materials in all sections of the library. • Maintain order of shelved materials; i.e. edging, alphabetizing, Dewey decimal, and pulling …

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Borrow a Museum Pass Today!

Available to Kenilworth Public Library cardholders

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