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. 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.

Free Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic

We've got a FREE Covid Vaccine for YOU! It's not too late to get vaccinated. Come to the Library and get your Covid-19 vaccine! This event is brought to you by TrentonHealth and Medical Home Pharmacy.

Ceramic Glass Paint + Sip – Young Adult

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

Decorate new items for your room and sip on non-alcoholic mocktails at the same time!

Navigating Medicare

Virtual Event

Confused by the alphabet soup of Medicare parts and plans?  Worried that advertised Medicare plans are “too good to be true”? Join Cathy Forbes from the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) to learn about your Medicare options in 2022 and how to navigate the plans on offer so that you choose coverage that is right for you.  SHIP offers free, impartial advice and will highlight available programs to help save on medication and Medicare costs. ***Missed this presentation?*** You can watch the recording on the Trenton Free Public Library YouTube Channel.

Recurring

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. Starting November 10, Every 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.

Recurring

Digital Drawing Class Ages 9-14

Children's Room (Lower Level) 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.

Navegando por Medicare

Virtual Event

Únase a Cristaly Marmol del Programa Estatal de Asistencia sobre Seguros de Salud (SHIP) para conocer sus opciones de Medicare en 2022 y cómo navegar por los planes que se ofrecen para elegir la cobertura adecuada para usted.   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81379073300?pwd=cjlUcXVrTVFLMnpWbkZ6c3RrZm96Zz09 Meeting ID: 813 7907 3300 Passcode: 124654 Dial by your location: +1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

No Bake Cake Bites – Young Adult

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

Whip up a sweet treat using cream cheese, cookies, and chocolate chips!

Chunky Knit Pillows – Young Adult

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

Finger crochet a warm knit pillow for your room!