WELCOME TO THE RAHWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY

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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.

Curbside Pickup

The Rahway Public Library is now offering curbside pickup! Borrowers can put books on hold through our online catalog and pick them up outside of the library on Mondays and Thursdays from 10AM-2PM, Wednesdays from 3-7PM, and on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 1PM to 4PM. For further information, please read our policy statement or give us a call.

FEATURED TITLES

New Children's Fiction

New Picture Books

EVENTS

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Family Fun Night

1/21/2021 @ 6:30 PM

Join us on Zoom for a family friendly event with stories and music. This week's topic: Make Snow. Registration required for the Zoom link & supply list. Register here

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Readers' Room Virtual Book Chat

1/23/2021 @ 3:00 PM

Discover some of the hottest new books before they hit our shelves! Join librarian Norma for this informal, virtual book chat. Share what you’re reading or get personalized recommendations for your next great read!

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Curbside Craft for Kids

1/25/2021 @ 10:00 AM

Curbside Crafts for Kids are small kits that you can pick up to assemble at home! Available all week during our Curbside Pickup hours, while supplies last. Call 732-340-1551 when you arrive at the library. A new craft and instructional video will be released every Monday! This week's craft: Sharks

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Kids Graphic Novel Book Club

1/27/2021 @ 3:30 PM

Read this month’s book, "Primer" by Jennifer Muro and come ready for discussion and activities on Zoom. Copies are available via Curbside Pickup or on the Hoopla app. Ages 8-12. Registration required. Click here

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Family Fun Night

1/28/2021 @ 6:30 PM

Join us on Zoom for a family friendly event with stories and music. This week's topic: Dance Party! 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.

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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 9-8

Tuesday 9-5

Wednesday 9-8

Thursday 9-8

Friday 9-5

Saturday 9-5

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