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FEATURED TITLES

EVENTS

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Global Rhythms

8/14/2018 @ 3:00 PM

Move to the music and tribal rhythms of the world, release stress, and have fun with guided dance, games, and gentle yoga. Ages 5 and up.

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Toddler Time

8/15/2018 @ 10:30 AM

We will be talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing during this literacy readiness storytime. Children 4 & under with caregiver.

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Lego Club

8/15/2018 @ 6:30 PM

Make something out of Legos at the library! Ages 5+

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3rd Thursday Movie:Tuskegee Airmen

8/16/2018 @ 1:00 PM

BY PATRON REQUEST! The Tuskegee Airmen (1995), PG-13 | 1h 46min | Drama, History, War. Starring: Laurence Fishburne, Courtney B. Vance, Andre Braugher, Mekhi Phifer. The true story of how a group of African American pilots overcame racist opposition to become one of the finest US fighter groups in World War II.

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Storytime on the Go

8/16/2018 @ All Day

*Located at the Rahway Train Station Pavilion Farmer’s Market. Join us for storytime every Thursday with a special guest reader. All ages are welcome.

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Potato Chip Tasting

8/16/2018 @ 4:00 PM

Taste-test a variety of different potato chip brands, textures, and flavors in this fun all-ages snack time.

FEATURED RESOURCES


Hoopla Digital

Bringing you hundreds of thousands of movies, audiobooks and more, hoopla is a revolutionary digital service. From Hollywood blockbusters to best selling authors – not just the hits, but the niche and hard-to-find as well – hoopla provides you the freedom you've been searching for to experience, explore and enjoy what you want, when you want, and where you want.


Ancestry.com

Ancestry Library Edition is a comprehensive online source of information for conducting genealogical and local history research. Includes the digitized images of U.S., U.K., Canadian, Australian and German Census records, U.S. Military records back to the 1600's, Court, Land, tax and probate records, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, and much more. Available only from within the library.


Overdrive - eLibraryNJ

Download eBooks today! The Rahway Public library has signed on with eLibrary NJ and Overdrive to bring you an extensive collection of eBooks and downloadable audio. Browse their calalog and start downloading now!

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RESEARCH AND LEARNING



From online databases to local history resources to practice test, the Rahway Public Library has a vast array of digital and electronic sources. Find an obituary, read old newspapers, or research a topic all without leaving your home.

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FRIENDS OF THE RAHWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY



The Friends of the Rahway Public Library are a dedicated group of volunteers whose work benefits the library. Find out what they're up to and what you can do to help!

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About



Meet the Board of Trustees and staff. Read our policies. Find out about the history of the library, its evolution, and where it's heading in the future!

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Our Location


2 City Hall Plaza

Rahway, NJ 07065

Call:(732)340-1551

Fax:(732)340-0393

Txt:(848)628-4449

Email: info@rahwaylibrary.org

Our Hours


Monday 9-8

Tuesday 9-5

Wednesday 9-8

Thursday 9-8

Friday 9-5

Saturday 9-5

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