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Win A Free Trip For Two To Turtle Back Zoo!

Children and teens ages 8 – 14 years old are welcome to visit the Kenilworth Public Library beginning December 1st in order to enter a lottery for an opportunity to Win A Free Trip For Two To Turtle Back Zoo.  This trip will take place on Monday, April 22, 2019 with a rain date of …

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Paying for College

Learn more about: Estimating college expenses, five ways to pay for college, tax-deferred college investing and investment approaches: be careful of the “Kiddie Tax” For more information and to RSVP, please contact:  Matt Wegryn, Financial Services Representative, 732-750-2950 ext. 201 Presented by Foresters Financial

Bard on the Boulevard: The Spanish Tragedy

On Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at 7:00 pm, the library will host the Hudson Shakespeare Company for a performance of The Spanish Tragedy.  As in previous years, this program has been made possible with the support of the Union County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs.

Planning Your Great Escape: Retirement Planning

Planning Your Great Escape: Retirement Planning presented by AXA Advisors.  Join us on October at 6:30 pm.  Learn about the differences between different retirement vehicles (IRAs, Roth IRAs, Pensions, 401ks, etc.) and the tax ramifications of each.  Gives a picture of what your income may be in the future (post-retirement) and how you can position your assets …

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Share a little, save a lot.  One blood donation can save up to three lives.  The Kenilworth Public Library will be sponsoring a community blood drive Thursday, August 23, 2018 – 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm.  One complimentary ShopRite gift card will be given to each blood donor!  To make an appointment, please call 201 251-3703 or go …

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Teen Advisory Board

The Teen Advisory Board will meet on Thursday, October 25  at 4:30 – 5:30pm.
Teens ages 13 – 18 years old are welcome to attend.
 This group will discuss possible programs, activities and volunteer opportunities at the library.
Bring your friends, bring your ideas.
Registration is required.
To register call the library at 908-276-2451 or visit 548 Boulevard.

How to Make the Best Cup of Coffee at the Library

Everyone is familiar with coffee, and yet, very few people know the complex and extraordinary journey coffee beans take to end up in your cup. Join us at the Kenilworth Public Library on Monday, September 24, 2018;  where        Ana Mallozzi will outline how a coffee cherry becomes one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world!  …

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Newsies: History of the Newspaper Industry at the Library

Take a trip back in time as Maryanne Christiano-Mistretta presents “Newsies: History of the Newspaper Industry.”   Thia lecture will transport the audience back to 59 B.C. when the first newspaper was published in ancient Rome. Since the history of newspapers is so vast, Maryanne will focus on  U.S. newspapers.  The audience will learn how the …

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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.

Dining to Donate

Dine at Applebee’s and 10% of your bill will be donated to the Friends of the Kenilworth Library, when you present this flyer to your server on June 27, 2018, from 11:00am-9:00 pm.  Applebee’s of 965 Jefferson Avenue Union, NJ 07083  908 380-2611. Click on the link below for a copy of the Applebee’s flyer.  …

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