Mendham Borough Library Packs In Programs For Fall

The Mendham Borough Library has a fall filled with great programs for both kids and adults.
Monthly Knitting for Beginners Class begins in the fall. Join in to learn the basics of knitting. The program is set to begin on Fri., Sept. 9, and will continue to meet the second Friday of each month at 10:30 a.m. Space is limited. Registration is required.
Fall Back Into Coloring, Wed., Sept. 21 at 6:30 p.m. Fall themed pages and colored pens will be supplied; bring the imagination. This event is limited to adults 21 years plus.
Get Thousands of Dollars for Your Child’s College Education, Wed., Sept.28 at 7 p.m. A workshop on financing a child’s college education with Mike Velasco, noted college expert, will go over how to send kids to the school of their dreams without going broke; how to triple their eligibility for aid; and how to find little known scholarships and grants. Additional topics will include paying for college with the least amount of money out of pocket; financing a fancy private school for less than the cost of a state school; picking a college that will give the most money; the common mistake most parents make when applying for scholarships; seven sure-fire strategies to afford a child’s dream college; what to do right now if child is in high school. Admission is free but seating is limited; call the library to reserve a seat.
Device Advice is Back for the Fall! Need some help using an iPad, iPhone, kindle, laptop or other digital device?  Drop in anytime between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Wednesdays and get some pointers on its use.   
Canasta Group at the library is looking for new members. The group meets on Thursdays at 10 a.m. Contact the library for additional information.
Yoga classes will begin this fall with 8:30 classes on Tues. and Thurs. mornings taught by Karen Lonergan. The cost for either eight-week session is $35; the cost for both is $70. Drop-ins are welcome for an $8 fee per class. The Tues. session will run from Sept. 13 to Oct. 25; Thurs. session will run from Sept. 15 to Oct. 27. Payments are due at sign up.
There are plenty of programs for kids too.
Toddler Sing-A-Long is set for Mon., 10:30 a.m., beginning Sept. 12. Come join Miss Amanda and Miss Janis to sing fun songs and rhymes. Program for ages birth to five.
Exploring Sessions, the newest program where kids explore the world of cooking and eating healthy including a visit from the local ShopRite dietician, Cupcake Wars and more, are set for Mon., at 3:15 p.m., for K-third graders, Sept. 12, 19, 26 and Oct. 3, 17 and 24; and on Thurs., at 3:30 p.m., for fourth-eighth graders on Sept. 15, 22, 29 and Oct. 6, 13 and 20.
Book Worms is Tues., at 3:15 p.m., for first-fourth graders, Sept. 13, 20, and 27. Stop in and pick up the selected book “My Father’s Dragon” by Ruth Stiles Gannett before the start date and read the first couple of chapters.
Back to School Bingo, Fri.,Sept. 9, at 3:15 p.m. Join in for Back to School Bingo where everyone is a winner!
Tween Advisory Board, Thurs., Sept. 15, at 6 p.m. Have fun programs for the library. Join Ms. Amanda for pizza and planning of future library programs! Open to fifth-eighth graders.
Afternoon Movies, Fri., Sept. 16 at 3:15 p.m. Join in for the newest Disney release “The Jungle Book.” Popcorn and drinks will be provided.
Bagels and Books, Sat., Sept. 17, at 10:30 a.m. Read “The BFG” by Roald Dahl as a family and come to the library for bagels and a fun discussion. Copies of the book will be available at the library.
Lego Club, Fri., Sept. 23, at 3:15 p.m. Come after school for an afternoon of Legos and fun!
Call the library at 973-543-4152 for more information on any of the programs or to register;

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