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Math SAT & ACT Tutoring

Children's Room (Lower Level) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Math SAT & ACT Tutoring! Saturdays 11:00am-1:00pm Grades 6th-10th. Registration is required. Limited spots available. To register, call (609) 392-7188 ex. 32

Adult Book Club

We will meet on every fourth Monday at 6 pm in the reading room. Selections range from beloved classics to modern favorites. Please call (609) 392-7188 ext. 34 to register. In March, we are reading "Vice President Kamala Harris: Her Path to the White House".  

Movie Night – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

See a movie on our big screen in the Young Adult Lounge! This month's theme is women's empowerment.

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GED & Pre-GED Prep

The Trenton Free Public Library offers FREE GED and Pre-GED Prep classes every Friday from 11am - 1pm starting April 1, 2022. Appointment required. Please call 609-392-7188 ext 34 for more information or to make an appointment.

YA Room Mural Showcase

Artists Leon Rainbow and Lori Johansson will showcase the mural at the YA room. There will be light refreshments and tours of the library. The reel of the time-lapse video for the creation of the mural will be played. Note: This is a special event . Regular library services will not be provided during the event.

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Digital Drawing Class- Character Design

Children's Room (Lower Level) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Free exclusive opportunity for youth ages 9-14 Through Prompts and design challenges, we will create conceptual art that has a real world application in the world of advertising! All materials will be provided for use during the class.

Friends of the Library Meeting

The meeting will be hybrid to allow meeting in person for those who are comfortable and a Zoom link for those who are not or are unable to attend in person. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88024755622?pwd=Uklrd2h5eitORmc3WVJjSUMrTjJVQT09 Meeting ID: 880 2475 5622 Passcode: 435649

EL Wire DIY Light Writing – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Make a cool DIY lightboard for your room or other space in your house! *RESCHDULED TO 4/5/22*

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Family Movie Night

Children's Room (Lower Level) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Every Wednesday Showtimes: 2:00pm & 5:00pm Great movies for the entire family!

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

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. On Wednesday, from 2:15 pm – 4:30 pm, 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.

A Trenton Islands Adventure – Lecture by Dan Aubrey

Trenton area writer and arts organizer Dan Aubrey presents a fun and informative talk that explores the life and times of the Delaware River Islands in Trenton's borders, including Rotary Island's long history from farm to health camp for Trenton young. Free and open to the public in the Community Room (masks required).