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Hours and Services

EVENTS

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Friends' Book Sale

4/17/2024 @ 5:00 PM

Join the Friends of the Rahway Library for their Annual Book Sale! Sale Dates: Wed. April 17 5:7:30pm*, Thurs. April 18 5:7:30pm, Sat. April 20 10-2pm. *Denotes Friends Member Pre-Sale

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Crochet Club

4/15/2024 @ 6:00 PM

Join us in our Discovery Studio at 6:00pm. Bring your hooks and yarn. Work on a project or learn a new technique! No registration required. Program is free for Adults & Teens 13+ Want to get started before our club meets? Our beginner classes are available online! Beginner Crochet Classes

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Playgroup!

4/15/2024 @ 10:30 AM

Ages birth-4 can join us for our new Playgroup! Play with toys and meet friends. No registration required.

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Toddler Time

4/16/2024 @ 10:30 AM

Talk, sing, read, write, and play during this literacy readiness storytime. Ages birth - 5 with caregiver. No registration required.

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RPL Evening Book Club

4/17/2024 @ 6:00 PM

Join us to celebrate National Poetry Month! We'll be delving into various styles of poetry. Whether you have a favorite poem to share or simply want to immerse yourself in the beauty of poetry, everyone is welcome to join us for engaging discussions and a celebration of verse.

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Bilingual Storytime

4/17/2024 @ 10:30 AM

Come join us for our bilingual storytime! We will read a story in both English and Español!

Enchanced WiFi Capabilities

FEATURED TITLES

New Children's Fiction

New Picture Books

FEATURED RESOURCES


Hoopla Digital

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kanopy

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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! Click here to download the mobile app.


Libby

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

Curbside Pickup Available

While the Rahway Public Library has reopened to the public, curbside pickup is still available. If you are interested in using this service, please put your books on hold through our online catalog. Once we have notified you that your books are available, come to the library and give us a call when you arrive. We will meet you on the loading dock underneath the building.

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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

Email: info@rahwaylibrary.org

Our Hours


Monday 9:30-7:30

Tuesday 9:30-4:30

Wednesday 9:30-7:30

Thursday 9:30-7:30

Friday 9:30-4:30

Saturday 10-4

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