Storytime in Park

Offsite Library Programming

Join JCFPL for a socially distanced storytime in the park. Don't forget to bring a mat to sit on. Meet us at Van Vorst Park, 257-287 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302, https://goo.gl/maps/TwL8pVgQwTr8qYPg6. Events have limited space per location. Masks are required for all participants above the age of 2. Social distancing will be respected. […]

Beyond Storytime with Mariah Sade Ralph

Offsite Library Programming

Dive into the limitless world of literature. Students will participate in storytime and guided activities curated to develop critical thinking, coordination, fine and gross motor skills, and more. Each class will end with a sing-along with international singer, actor, and teaching artist, Mariah Sade Ralph. Join us at Pershing Field, 201 Central Ave, Jersey City, […]

Jazz Music

Offsite Library Programming

Join us for Jazz in the Park with the Spirit of Life Ensemble. Spirit of Life Ensemble (SoLE - founder Daoud-David Williams) was formed from a collective of Jersey City artists-in-residence and activists. For more than four decades, the group has been fortunate to serve the community, record multiple albums, and perform and tour around […]

Storytime with Mia the Saint Bernard

Offsite Library Programming

Lucia and Mia finally make their in-person debut! Join them as they read books all about libraries! Register today: https://tinyurl.com/jky89ajf Join us for this event at Hamilton Park! Meet us by the gazebo (center of park) for some library fun! Mia is a Saint Bernard and certified AKC therapy dog! Weighing in at over 150 […]

Recurring

Pre K event

Offsite Library Programming

Join Ms. Kate in the park to read some stories and have some fun! It’s important to read with children for at least 15 minutes a day, especially before kindergarten. So come to learn, play, and read with Ms. Kate and to support your youngster’s literacy. Limit to 49 people. Please wear a face covering. […]

Ercel Webb Park Tree Tour

Offsite Library Programming

Jersey City Municipal Forester Edward O'Malley joins us to introduce us to our rooted neighbors: the trees! Learn about how different tree species in our very own parks support one another, our urban ecosystem, and us! Events have limited space per location. Masks are required for all participants above the age of 2. Social distancing […]

Springtime Craft Project

Offsite Library Programming

Let's welcome Spring this year with a beautiful potted plant! Come decorate a flowerpot and prepare some seeds for the start of their new journey! Register today: https://tinyurl.com/jky89ajf Join us for this event at Hamilton Park! Come find us in the grass area! We'll have a table with a large sign, you can't miss us! […]

Recurring

Pre K event

Offsite Library Programming

Join Ms. Kate in the park to read some stories and have some fun! It’s important to read with children for at least 15 minutes a day, especially before kindergarten. So come to learn, play, and read with Ms. Kate and to support your youngster’s literacy. Limit to 49 people. Please wear a face covering. […]

Mad Science’s Fire and Ice

Offsite Library Programming

Special host, Mad Science, will share their Fire and Ice program with us in the park! Children will be dazzled and entertained as they interact with the Mad Scientists. Get ready for some sizzlin’ excitement and learn about the amazing properties of fire and combustion. Then, cool off with spectacular demonstrations involving dry ice. Check […]

Recurring

Pre K event

Offsite Library Programming

Join Ms. Kate in the park to read some stories and have some fun! It’s important to read with children for at least 15 minutes a day, especially before kindergarten. So come to learn, play, and read with Ms. Kate and to support your youngster’s literacy. Limit to 49 people. Please wear a face covering. […]

Teen STEAM in the Park

Offsite Library Programming

We're taking chemistry and physics outside the classroom. Learn to make giant bubbles with everyday household products, and see who can set off the most extended chain reaction with craft sticks. Limit to 50 people. Please wear a face covering. Laughing, cheering, and camaraderie are encouraged. Join us at Ercel Webb Park, 264 Van Horne […]

Storytime with Ms. Angie at Hamilton Park

Offsite Library Programming

There's no better way to start off library week than with a fun storytime with Ms. Angie! Let's enjoy some picture books and sing a few songs while social distancing! Register today: https://tinyurl.com/jky89ajf Join us for this event at Hamilton Park! Meet us by the gazebo (center of park) for some library fun. 25 W […]