The Shoulder People with Collage

Trenton Free Public Library Garden

Art for Kids Create with local artist Kenneth Lewis, Sr. in this art program that focuses on the Harlem Renaissance. This program is funded by the KJL Art Sanctuary Free Youth Arts Program. Registration is required. Call the library Children’s Room to register.

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Writing Workshop

Children's Room 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

For Ages 10 to 13 Saturdays July 24, 31, August 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Children's author Nicole Major is hosting a 6-week writing workshop for pre-teens. Experience the writing process as you write, edit, and illustrate a collaborative anthology! Registration is required. Kids must attend all 6 weeks. Call the library or visit the Children's Room to register. This program is made possible with a grant from the Princeton Area Community Fund.

Nature Storytimes in the Garden

Trenton Free Public Library Garden

For Ages 3 - 10 Join us in the Library Garden for a Nature Storytime and visit with some animal friends. This program is presented in partnership with the Mercer County Park Commission.

Nature Storytimes in the Garden

For Ages 3 - 10 Join us in the Library Garden for a Nature Storytime and visit with some animal friends. This program is presented in partnership with the Mercer County Park Commission.

Open Streets, Open Studios

Art All Day and Ciclovia, two great events, have joined forces for one amazing day of art, bikes, and socially-distanced fun in the streets! There are a lot of great art and outdoor activities planned, as well as walking and bike tours for all abilities. Ciclovia will be at Warren Street with TDA and Breunig Ave with the East Trenton Collaborative. Art All Day sites will include Artworks and sites all over the city. This free, public event is rain or shine and will take place on Saturday, September 18th, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

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Open Art

Children's Room 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Drop by the library to make a craft or enjoy an open-ended art activity! Ages 4 and up

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Bilingual Storytime

Children's Room 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Rhymes, songs, and stories in both Spanish and English

Ookie Spooky Storytime

Children's Room 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Come listen to spooky stories, sing creepy songs, and eat gross snacks!

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

Trenton Free Public Library 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ

The Friends of Trenton Free Public Library is collaborating with Building Better Communities and Elements of the Community, Inc. to provide the Trenton community with access to the Emergency Broadband Benefit, a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) program. The temporary benefit will help lower the cost of broadband service for eligible households during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Oct 30, 11am - 2pm, staff from the two community partners will be at the library to help patrons apply for the tablets with Free WIFI. Eligible patrons or households will receive the tablet onsite. A one-time $20 activation fee will be required. Valid State ID required; Must also bring one of the following documents: SNAP FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM MEDICAID (NOT MEDICARE) SSI (NOT SSD) VA PENSION BENEFIT FEDERAL PUBLIC HOUSING (FPHA) FREE & REDUCED LUNCH PROGRAM SCHOOL BREAKFAST PROGRAM FEDERAL PELL GRANT SECTION 401 LOSS OF INCOME OR LAYOFF SINCE FEBRUARY 29, 2020 Questions about the event, CALL 609-922-1722 Click here to register   For more information about the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, please visit https://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit.

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Digital Drawing Class Ages 9-14

Children's Room 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Let this 5-session class be your gateway to the world of creating digital art that's used for real world application! You'll be given prompts and challenges to create exciting characters and scenes. No Experience necessary! Call to register.