South Brunswick Library Corner: February 2020

The South Brunswick Library will offer the following programs for adults at the library, 110 Kingston Lane, Monmouth Junction section of South Brunswick:

  • Monday Night Book Club, 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 3, “The Island of the Sea Women” by Lisa See
  • Coffee & Conversation Book Club, 1:30 p.m on Feb. 12, “The Immortalists: A Novel” by Chloe Benjamin
  • Bite Club – The Cookbook Book Club, 7 p.m. on Feb. 24, “The Skinnytaste Cookbook” and “Skinnytaste One and Done” by Gina Homolka
  • Friends of the Library Book Sale. Donation drive 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. 15 and 1-4 p.m. on Feb. 16. Preview sale 5-8 p.m. on Feb. 20; admission is $10. Free admission to Love Them & Read Them Public Sale: 12-5 p.m. on Feb. 21, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 22 and 1-4:30 p.m. on Feb. 23. Sunday is Bag Sale Day – $5 includes bag.
  • The Princeton SCORE (Counselors to America’s Small Businesses) conducts one-on-one counseling sessions on alternating Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the library. To make an appointment or for more information, call 609-393-0505 or visit www.princeton.score.org .
  • Princeton SCORE Business Seminars – To register, contact SCORE of Princeton.
  • Resume Open Lab, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Feb. 8 and 20. Bring all necessary passwords needed to access devices or accounts. Bring a hard copy or digital copy of your resume that can be accessed on computers. Staff is unable to type up resumes on your behalf.
  • Effective Resume Writing, 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 18. Registration required.
  • ESL classes are offered days and evenings. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis, but you must register in person at the Information Services Desk. For more information, contact Jill D’Amico at sblibraryesl@gmail.com or 732-329-4000, ext. 7638.
  • Blood drive by New Jersey Blood Services, 1-7 p.m. on Feb. 11. Sponsored by South Brunswick High School Students for Public Health. For information, call 800-933-2566 or visit www.nybloodcenter.org. Walk-ins welcome.
  • Vaping presentation by Penn Medicine Princeton Health, 2 p.m. on Feb. 4.
  • Filling Our Hearts with Love Through Meditation, 7 p.m. on Feb. 10. Jim Rose, long-time meditator and retired executive with Johnson & Johnson, offers a workshop on how to use the meditation practice to transform the heart. Participants will learn to let go of anger, fear and worry in order to create more harmonious relationships, better work and home environments, and experience a deep sense of personal peace and love. There will be a short meditation sitting.
  • Tai Chi, mixed level class, 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays. Six-week session is $60.
  • Mixed Level Yoga and Meditation, 5:30-7 p.m. Thursdays. Six-week session is $60.
  • Beginner/Intermediate Yoga, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Six-week session is $60.
  • D’s Kitchen Lab for ages 18 and older. French Hazelnut Chocolates, 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 13 or noon on Feb. 14. Demonstrations and tastings with full recipes included. Take home four chocolates. $5 fee due at registration.
  • South Brunswick Knit and Crochet Group, 7 p.m. Mondays for ages 14 and older. No instruction will be given. For more information, email Eva at evatootleman@gmail.com or Gail at galba922@aol.com.eemaof3@comcast.net.
  • Color Me Calm adult coloring, 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays
  • South Brunswick Historical Society meeting, 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 25
  • Travelogue, 7:15 p.m. on Feb. 24, discuss adventures in Europe. Registration requested.
  • Board Game Marathon for Teens & Adults, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 29. This event is for teens grades 6-12 and adults of all ages. There will be a variety of board games available and you may also bring your own.
  • A pass for the Old Barracks Museum in Trenton was just added to The Friends of the South Brunswick Public Library’s Museum Pass Program. The pass is good for up to four individuals. Each of the museum passes offered by the Friends program has different borrowing conditions. For more information, visit www.sbpl.info/about-us/partners/friends-of-the-library/

 

 

For more information, call 732-329-4000, ext. 7290.