Winter Programs

COVID UPDATE:

All programs will be held online until further notice.  
We appreciate your understanding as we do our best to keep our community safe. 

New Jersey Maker Day
Saturday, March 26  10am-1pm in the Library Community Room

Come celebrate the spirit of making!  STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) Take & Makes will be available for ages 3-18 on a first-come, first-served basis.

Animal Crossing
Mondays Monthly 6:30pm-7:30pm online
Jan 17   Feb 21   Mar 14

Visit the library’s own island in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Colls Cay!  Friend Code SW-5175-5871-6704. Nintendo Switch and Animal Crossing are required to play.

Mario Kart Tournament
Mondays Monthly 6:30pm-7:30pm online
Jan 24   Feb 28   Mar 21

Join library staff for some evening Mario Kart racing! Tournaments will be organized through online play. Tournament codes will be released on social media on the day of the program. Nintendo Switch and Mario Kart are required to play.

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Building Blocks Storytime
Fridays 10am-10:30am outside at the Scottish Rite
Ages 18-35 months
Begins Jan 21 

Join Miss Melissa and Miss Renee for storytime! We will read stories, sing songs and learn American Sign Language (ASL)! 
To register, email mdesantis@collingswoodlib.org for the Zoom link.

LEGO Junior
Thursdays Biweekly 4pm-5pm via Zoom
Jan 20   Feb 3, 17   Mar 3, 17
Ages 5-7

Calling all LEGO fans! Join us on Zoom for LEGO fun. Complete the weekly challenge or create your own LEGO masterpiece to share with others!
Please email mdesantis@collingswoodlib.org to register for the Zoom link or if you need Legos.

STEAM Take and Make Kits
Ages 6-11

Spark your creativity with our take-home activity kits focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM). Kits include supplies and an instruction sheet.  Additional supplies such as scissors or glue may be required. 
Kits are available on a first come first served basis at the table by the entrance.

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Get Crafty! Take and Make Kits
Ages 8-12

March’s craft is a Yarn Mosaic! Kits include supplies and an instruction sheet.  Additional supplies such as scissors or glue may be required.  To receive a kit, please register here
Pick up kits at the library on March 15 & 16.

 

LEGO Club
Thursdays Biweekly 4pm-5pm via Zoom
 Jan 27   Feb 10, 24   Mar 10, 24
Ages 8-12

Calling all LEGO fans! Join us on Zoom for LEGO fun. Choose from the LEGO Challenge box or create your own LEGO masterpiece to share with others!
Please email mdesantis@collingswoodlib.org to register for the Zoom link or if you need Legos.

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All teen programs are for ages 13-18 and will be held via Discord.
Register for Collingswood Library Teen Discord here.  

Teen Gaming
Fridays Biweekly 3pm-5pm via Discord
Jan 21   Feb 4, 18   Mar 4, 18

Come hang and game with us!  We’ll play Jackbox, Board Game Arena and more.   No registration needed.

Anime Club
Fridays Biweekly 3pm-5pm via Discord
Jan 28   Feb 11, 25   Mar 11

Love anime?  Want to connect with fellow fans?  Join us as we stream shows and chat about our favorite characters.  New viewers welcome!  No registration needed.


Teen Take and Make Craft Kits

Embrace your craftiness with our take-home activity kits.  Kits include supplies and an instruction sheet.  Additional supplies such as scissors or glue may be required.  New kits will be available each month. 

Please note:  We have a limited number of kits.  Kits will be available on a first come, first served basis. 

Teen Action Group (TAG)
3rd Thursdays 3:15pm-4:15pm via Discord
Jan 20   Feb 17   Mar 17

Want to make a difference, offer your voice in the library community, AND earn volunteer hours?  Join TAG!   Take ownership of teen services and help turn the library into what you want it to be.  Visit our TAG page for more information.

Need Support?
Check out our Resources for Teens page for academic and mental health resources.  See also our LGBTQIA+ Resources page. 

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Collingswood Reads Book Club
3rd or 4th Wednesdays 7-8pm via Zoom

February  23:  Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

March 23: The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

Multiple print copies available.
Digital copies available via Cloud Library and Libby/Overdrive.
More info here!

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