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Family Storytime

Virtual Event

Join Children's Librarian, Miss D, for stories, songs & fingerplays. Live on Facebook every Wednesday. Videos are available for viewing after live event. @TrentonPubLib For ages 2-5.

Father’s Day Gift Workshop

Drop by the Children's Room anytime June 12 through June 18 during the hours of 10:00AM - 7:00 PM to make a special gift and card for Dad. All materials will be supplied - just bring your love and creativity! While supplies last.

Tail & Tales Summer Reading Challenge 2021

Keep reading this summer with TFPL's Tails & Tales Summer Reading Challenge! Stop by the Children's Room to pick up a Reading Bingo Card (for kids & preschoolers). Stop by the Circulation Desk on the 1st Floor to pick up a Teens Reading Log. Drop by the Adult Reference Desk for information on our Adult Summer Reading Challenge. Earn prizes when you read!! Ask a librarian for more information!

STEM Bucket Tower Challenge

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

This fun, hands-on engineering challenge will have you thinking like a scientist as you compete to build the strongest bucket tower! Presented in partnership with Innoverge. For Kids Ages 8 and up. This is an indoor program. Masks must be worn and social distancing guidelines will be observed. Program begins promptly at 12:00 PM.

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Open Art

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

 For Ages 4 and up Drop by the library anytime between 12 and 2:00 PM to  make a craft or enjoy an open-ended art activity.  

Nature Storytimes in the Garden

Library Garden (Outside) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

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.

STEM Engineering Challenge

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

For Ages 8 and up Enjoy a fun, hands-on engineering challenge that will have you thinking like a scientist! Learn about engineering and other science professions. This program is presented in partnership with Innoverge.

The Shoulder People with Collage

Library Garden (Outside) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

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 (Lower Level) 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

Library Garden (Outside) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

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.