Whiteboard Square Poetry – Young Adult

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

Each participant will get a square on the whiteboard in the Young Adult Lounge, our whiteboard word magnets, and a marker for them to make a poem that will be displayed in the library during Poetry Month.

Board of Trustees Meeting

The Trenton Free Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting will be held on April 13 at 6 pm at the library.

2L Bottle Planters for Earth Day – Young Adult

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

Make your own flower or herb garden using an empty 2L bottle and soil! Bottles, soil, and plants provided.

Book Club: The Metamorphosis

April's book club book is Franz Kafka's "The Metamorphosis"; it tells the story of salesman Gregor Samsa, who wakes one morning to find himself inexplicably transformed into a giant insect and subsequently struggles to adjust to this new condition. Group discussion on the 25th.

National Poetry Month Open Mic Featuring Todd C.C Evans

Trenton Free Public Library will be honoring an Open Mic, Saturday, April 29th, 12 to 2 p.m. featuring Trenton's own award-winning Poet and Playwright Todd C.C. Evans.   Please join us! This event is FREE!

Covid Vaccine Clinic

Mercer County  Health Services will be setting up a Covid vaccine clinic in Community room A.

Binary Code Beading Bracelets – Young Adults

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

Learn the basic ways that computers communicate by matching colored beads to 1's and 0's. Make a secret message in your bracelet!  

Bookend Painting – Young Adult

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

Paint a bookend from the Young Adult Lounge with whatever you would like! Take it with you for your personal library, or leave it for display.

May Book Club: “Candide” By Voltaire

This month's book club book is "Candide" by Voltaire. Candide is the story of a gentle man who, though pummeled and slapped in every direction by fate, clings desperately to the belief that he lives in "the best of all possible worlds."