WELCOME TO THE RAHWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY

The Rahway Public Library has reopened! For policy updates and hours, please click this banner!

Fine Amnesty

Expanded Wifi Coverage

New Service Hours!

The Rahway Public Library offers browsing, computer access, and curbside pickup on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 10AM-1PM and 3-7PM, Tuesday and Friday from 10AM-1PM and 2-4:30PM, and on Saturdays from 10AM-1PM. No appointments are necessary! Masks are required and the bathrooms remain closed.

BOOK MATCH

Looking for the next great book to read? The matchmakers at the Rahway Library can help! Fill out this brief questionnaire about you or your child's reading interests and our staff will choose the perfect match for you.

Virtual Programs

The Rahway Public Library is still offering programming. Join us online for book clubs, storytimes, crafts, crocheting and more! Scroll down to our events section for more details!

FEATURED TITLES

New Children's Fiction

New Picture Books

EVENTS

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Readers' Room Book Discussion

9/22/2021 @ 6:30

JOIN US and Register Here to reserve your copy of the book and to receive your ZOOM login. Our third selection is Valentine, a remarkable debut novel by Elizabeth Wetmore, a NYT Bestseller and Read with Jenna Book Club Pick.

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Curbside Craft for Kids

9/20/2021 @ All Day

Curbside Crafts for Kids are small kits that you can pick up to assemble at home! Available all week during library hours, while supplies last. A new craft and instructional video will be released every Monday! This week's craft: Apple Bookmark!

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Adult Craft Origami Drink Umbrella

9/21/2021 @ All

Summer may be ending but there's still time to enjoy a tropical drink. Make your own 8" Origami Drink Umbrella with our Discovery Studio On-the-Go adult craft kit. Pick up yours beginning Wednesday, September 8th!

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Outdoor Storytime

9/21/2021 @ All Day

Join us for Outdoor Storytime! Tuesdays @ 11am Register online here: https://bit.ly/rahwaystorytime Takes place outside, on the lawn between the library & recreation center! Bring a blanket or something to sit on.

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MAKE YOUR WEBSITE WORK FOR YOU

9/23/2021 @ 1:00 PM

REGISTER HERE In this FREE webinar, sponsored by SCORE NJ, we'll discuss how to create a search-friendly website that drives user interaction. Whether you're launching a new website for your business or sprucing up an old one, this webinar will offer tips on how to optimize your online presence. With Jen Penfil, Grow With GOOGLE Speaker.

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Family Fun Night

9/23/2021 @ 6:30 PM

Join us on Zoom for a family friendly event with stories and music. This week's topic: Welcome Fall! Register here

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.


Rosetta Stone

One of the most full feature resources for learning a new language. Listen to native speakers, work on your pronounciation, and learn read in your new language all for free!


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.

START SEARCHING

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

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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