The Denville Public Library is located at 121 Diamond Spring Road in Denville, NJ. As a community resource, there are plenty of great activities at the Denville Library in 2015.
When asked, “What offering does the Denville Library provide to the community?” Director, Elizabeth Kanouse, stated “At the Denville Public Library you can borrow books, magazines, DVDs, games, and much more. From the comfort of your home, through the Library website, you can borrow e-books, audiobooks, and e-magazines, or do research or homework. You can visit the library and participate in activities such as crafts, storytimes, lectures, and theatrical or musical productions. The Denville Public Library truly is ‘Your Guide on the Path to Discovery.'”
As you can tell, the Denville Library has a lot to offer it’s patrons. Here’s a list of some of the fun activities going on in February and March.
On February 9th at 6:30 P.M. come create your own Edible Art: Sugar Cube Houses. This activity is for children and adults 7 and up and you must pre-register to attend. Decorate and build a special Valentine’s Day house made of sugar cubes to bring just a little more sweetness to your holiday week.
On February 11th at 7:00 P.M. the Adult Book Group will discuss Life After Life by Kate Atkinson. This historical fiction is set in 1910 and features a woman who must face death time and again as she navigates life in England.
On February 12th at 10:00 A.M. Snow White will visit the Denville Library. Children aged 2 and above are welcome to attend for sing-alongs, fun games, dancing, and storytelling with the princess. You must pre-register for this event.
On February 13th at 2:30 P.M. children aged 3-10 are welcome to attend the Frozen Movie Sing-a-Long. Watch a sing-a-long version of Frozen and learn all of your favorite lyrics as you sing along with Anna and Elsa.
On February 14th from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Saturday Drop-In Craft: Folding Fun! Children aged 3 and above are welcome to create fun paper crafts, decorate them, and create special Valentine’s Day cards for their valentines.
On February 25th beginning at 7:00 P.M. Jump Start Your Gadget will give you the opportunity to get to know your tablet or eReader with the help of Ilene and Mary—the Denville librarians. They’ll help you learn how to get all of your favorite magazines, eBooks, and audiobooks on your tablet so you can enjoy them all whenever and wherever you want.
On March 2nd at 7:00 P.M. the UnFinished Objects – Adult Crafting Group will continue working on all of their crafts in progress. Bring your needlepoint, crocheting, or knitting and pull up a chair.
On March 11th at 7:00 P.M. the Denville Library Adult Book Group will discuss Little Mercies by Heather Gendenkauf. Little Mercies is the story of a veteran social worker who finds herself in an unexpected situation with a child and must learn to adapt quickly.
On March 21st at 2:30 P.M. The Godfather’s Daughter – Rita Gigante will discuss her latest book The Godfather’s Daughter: An Unlikely Story of Love, Healing, and Redemption. Snag your own copy and get it signed when you meet Rita in person.
On March 25th beginning at 7:00 P.M. Jump Start Your Gadget gives you the chance to learn more about your eReader or tablet. Learn how to download audiobooks, eBooks, and magazines right on your tablet. Get personal support from Ilene and Mary.