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Saturday, April 30, 2016

TEEN LOCK-IN NEXT WEEK!!!

Local teens ages 13-18 are invited to participate in an after-hours program at the Vineland Public Library. Our theme this year is “Jurassic Library.” 
What do you get when you mix the DNA of favorite book characters with that of dinosaurs? You get Jurassic Library!
Teens will enjoy testing their skills while participating in various challenges and Lock-In activities.  Pizza will be provided for dinner
and prizes will be awarded throughout the night.

Friday
May 6
6-9:45 pm
Teens ages 13-18
Registration is required for this program, as is a permission slip signed by the teen’s parent or guardian. The library will be closed to the public at this time. 
Permission slips are available in the Children’s Department, or can be downloaded at www.vinelandlibrary.org/Young_Adults Anyone who is not registered for the program will not be able to attend.

 

Preparing for an Organic Garden!

Organic Gardening
From soil building to pre-plant fertility!
Wednesday May 4, 2016
5:30-7:30p.m.
Community Event Room

Guest speaker and organic farm owner/operator Lou Geri will review everything you need to know about organic gardening – from soil building to pre-plant fertility. Soil types, vegetables, nutrient programs, and fertilizers will be discussed.

Samples and an accompanying slide show presentation will also be featured during the lecture.
Admission is free: To register please call the Information Desk (856) 794-4244 ext. 4243. Walk-ins welcome.
Vineland Public Library
1058 E. Landis Ave.
Vineland, NJ 08360
856-794-4244
 
Dress To Impress Clothing Drive & Job Hunting Skills Program
 
Bring in your gently used professional clothing on Wednesday,
May 4 from 4-7pm. The program will be held in the Doris Tripp Memorial Room. We are in need of professional clothing of all kinds:

Suits
  Dress pants
  Blouses
Dress shirts
  Dresses
  Professional shoes
Steel Toe Boots
  Medical uniforms
  Chef uniforms
Safety uniforms
  Medical scrubs
  Lab coats
Hangers
  Shopping bags
  Mirrors

 
All sizes are appreciated.
 
This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Vineland Public Library. M.O.O.D, and City of Refuge Church. The Hispanic Family Center will be on hand to help with resumes and job searching. 

Vineland Public Library
1058 E. Landis Ave.
Vineland, NJ 08360
856-794-4244


Mother's Day Craft this Tuesday Night!

Craft!
Families with children ages 12 and younger are invited to the library for stories and a craft honoring Mother’s Day. 
Listen to stories about wonderful mothers and make Mom a special gift for her holiday.
Tuesday
May 3
6-7 p.m.
Children ages 12 & younger
Children’s Department
Registration is required. Call 856-794-4244 ext. 4246
Children younger than 9 MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Craft supplies are funded by the Friends of the Vineland Public Library.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Teen Werewolf Program!

Teen Werewolf Program

Teens ages 13-18 are invited to play the popular party game, Werewolf!
 
When: Wednesday, April 27
Time: 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Where: Teen Room

Adult Book Club!

Adult Book Discussion of Orphan Train by Christina Baker Cline
When: Wednesday, April 27
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Community Event Room
Join Vineland Public Library’s monthly book club. The March meeting takes place on Wednesday, April 27 from 2-3 p.m. on the first floor in the library’s Community Event Room. The book to be discussed is Orphan Train by Christina Baker Cline. 

For help in obtaining a copy of this book, visit the library’s Information Desk or call (856) 794-4244, ext. 4243. Please be sure to say it’s for the Book Club. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Vineland Public Library.

Monday, April 25, 2016

REMINDER: Family Movie & Craft Night!


Families are invited to a free movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, at the Vineland Public Library.

In this thrilling continuation of the epic space opera, ex-stormtrooper Finn, scrappy desert dweller Rey and droid companion BB-8 get caught up in a galactic war when they come across a map containing the whereabouts of the vanished Luke Skywalker. This 2015 feature is rated PG-13. Participants will make a craft immediately following the film. Registration is required.

©Walt Disney Pictures
When: Tuesday, April 26
Time: 5:00-7:30 p.m.
Where: Community Event Room
 
Registration is required for this free program. Craft supplies are provided by The Friends of the Vineland Public Library. This movie is being shown in compliance with a license from Movie Lisencing USA funded by the Friends of the Library.


Sunday, April 24, 2016

Business Classes This Week:

“Starting your own Business” with Bob Marino

          Do you want to start your own business but have no idea why some businesses succeed and others do not? Would you like to find out what resources are available to the entrepreneur? Do you want to learn how to market your product or service? Training Specialist Bob Marino has the answers you need to these questions and many more. Join Marino at the Vineland Public Library, 1058 E. Landis Avenue, on the following dates:

Monday, April 25 (Community Event Room)
Wednesday, April 27 (Community Event Room)
Thursday, April 28 (Doris Tripp Memorial Room)

          Each program, sponsored by the Friends of Vineland Public Library, will take place on the first floor of the library in the Doris Tripp Memorial Room or the Community Event Room from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Registration is required for these free seminars. Please see the Information Desk to register in person, or call (856) 794-4244 ext. 4243.


Friday, April 22, 2016

REMINDER: Pokemon Club!

Pokémon Club!
Join senior library assistant juni Ruiz for a discussion of all things Pokémon!

When: Saturday April 23 
Time: 1:30-3 p.m.
Where: community Event Room
Children & teens ages 7-16

Registration is required! You can call 856-794-4244 ext. 4246 to register or for more information.
 

Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult at all times in the library

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Reminder!

Babies ages 6-23 months and their parents/caregivers are invited to the Vineland Public Library for Baby Time. Participants will enjoy stories, songs and nursery rhymes.
Friday
April 22 
Time: 10-10:30 a.m.
Where: Children’s Dept.
Registration is requested.
To register or for more information call Children's at 856-794-4244 ext.4246

 

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Adult Book Club!

Adult Book Discussion of Orphan Train by Christina Baker Cline
When: Wednesday, April 27
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Community Event Room
Join Vineland Public Library’s monthly book club. The March meeting takes place on Wednesday, April 27 from 2-3 p.m. on the first floor in the library’s Community Event Room. The book to be discussed is Orphan Train by Christina Baker Cline. 

For help in obtaining a copy of this book, visit the library’s Information Desk or call (856) 794-4244, ext. 4243. Please be sure to say it’s for the Book Club. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Vineland Public Library.

REMINDER: American Vegan Society Program!

American Vegan Society
Learn the history of veganism and the practices associated with this lifestyle. This presentation will also highlight the reasons to consider veganism, including the health benefits, positive environmental impacts, and economic advantages.
 
 
When: Thursday, April 21
Time: 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Where: Community Event Room

NJWS!

NJWS        
NJWS     
Writers Society at Vineland Public Library
 
Date: Thursday, April 21
Time: 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Place: Community Event Room 

If you are interested in writing, join this group for in-depth discussion, writing critiques, and connect with other writers! Please bring paper and a pen for your own writing exercises. Different months have different authors, writing topics, guest speakers, and more so check back for specifics. 
 
The program is sponsored by the Friends of the Vineland Public Library. Registration is not necessary. For additional questions, call the library’s Information Desk at (856) 794-4244, ext. 4243.

REMINDER: Book Discussion Ages 6-8!

Children ages 6-8 are invited to a book discussion at the Vineland Public Library. The book to be discussed is Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale
by Carmen Agra Deedy. In this humorous retelling of a Cuban folktale, a cockroach interviews her suitors in order to decide whom to marry.

 
 
Date: Thursday, April 21
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: Children's Dept.
Ages: 6-8
 

 

 
 
 

Registration is required for the book discussion.  Participants will receive a free copy of the book to be discussed while supplies last.  Books are available in the Children’s Department. Registrants must attend the book discussion if they pick up a book! To register or for more information about this program contact the Children's Department by calling 856-794-4244 ext. 4246

 
Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult at all times in the library. 

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Family Movie & Craft Night!


Families are invited to a free movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, at the Vineland Public Library.

In this thrilling continuation of the epic space opera, ex-stormtrooper Finn, scrappy desert dweller Rey and droid companion BB-8 get caught up in a galactic war when they come across a map containing the whereabouts of the vanished Luke Skywalker. This 2015 feature is rated PG-13.
Participants will make a craft immediately following the film. Registration is required.

©Walt Disney Pictures
When: Tuesday, April 26
Time: 5:00-7:30 p.m.
Where: Community Event Room
 
Registration is required for this free program. Craft supplies are provided by The Friends of the Vineland Public Library. This movie is being shown in compliance with a license from Movie Lisencing USA funded by the Friends of the Library.


Preschool Story Time!

  Children ages 3-5 and their parents/caregivers are invited to the Vineland Public Library for Preschool Story Time. Participants will enjoy stories, songs and crafts.

 
Reminder!
Wednesday
April 20
Time: 10-10:45 a.m.
Where: Children’s Dept.
 

 

Registration is required. Call 856-794-4244 ext.4246, stop in at the library or register online at

www.vinelandlibrary.org/childrens
Craft supplies are provided by The Friends of the Vineland Public Library.
 
 

 
 

Teen Paper Cosplay Contest

Paper Cosplay Contest!
Date: Wednesday, April 20
Time: 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Place: Teen Room
 
Teens (ages 13-18) are invited to compete to see who can make the best cosplay costume using only paper, tape and scissors.
 
Registration is requested for this program. Call the library at (856) 794-4244, ext. 4246 or register here.

Monday, April 18, 2016

Toddler Time!



Children age 2 and their parents/caregivers are invited to the Vineland Public Library for Toddler Time.  Participants will enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays.
 

Reminder!
Tuesday,
April 19

Time: 10-10:30 am

Where: Children’s Dept.

 Registration is requested. Call 856-794-4244 ext.4246 to register.


 

Sunday, April 17, 2016

American Vegan Society Program

American Vegan Society
Learn the history of veganism and the practices associated with this lifestyle. This presentation will also highlight the reasons to consider veganism, including the health benefits, positive environmental impacts, and economic advantages.
 
 
When: Thursday, April 21
Time: 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Where: Community Event Room

Book Discussion Ages 6-8!

Children ages 6-8 are invited to a book discussion at the Vineland Public Library. The book to be discussed is Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale
by Carmen Agra Deedy. In this humorous retelling of a Cuban folktale, a cockroach interviews her suitors in order to decide whom to marry.

 
 
Date: Thursday, April 21
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: Children's Dept.
Ages: 6-8
 



Registration is required for the book discussion.  Participants will receive a free copy of the book to be discussed while supplies last.  Books are available in the Children’s Department. Registrants must attend the book discussion if they pick up a book! To register or for more information about this program contact the Children's Department by calling 856-794-4244 ext. 4246

Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult at all times in the library. 

Free Job Search Assistance!

Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey, Inc. offers Job Search Assistance at Vineland Public Library

          Are you looking for a job? Do you need help writing a resume and filling out applications? Could your interview skills be improved? A bilingual job coach from the Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey, Inc. will be at the library on:
 
When: Tuesday, April 18
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Where: Computer Lab
 
Registration is not required for this free program, and walk-ins are welcome. Appointments are also available. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call 856-964-4692.

Business Classes This Week:

“Starting your own Business” with Bob Marino

          Do you want to start your own business but have no idea why some businesses succeed and others do not? Would you like to find out what resources are available to the entrepreneur? Do you want to learn how to market your product or service? Training Specialist Bob Marino has the answers you need to these questions and many more. Join Marino at the Vineland Public Library, 1058 E. Landis Avenue, on the following dates:

Monday, April 18 (Community Event Room)
Wednesday, April 20 (Community Event Room)

          Each program, sponsored by the Friends of Vineland Public Library, will take place on the first floor of the library in the Doris Tripp Memorial Room or the Community Event Room from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Registration is required for these free seminars. Please see the Information Desk to register in person, or call (856) 794-4244 ext. 4243.


Saturday, April 16, 2016

Pokemon Club!

Pokemon Club!
Join Senior Library Assistant Juni Ruiz for a discussion of all things Pokémon. Participants are invited to bring their Nintendo DS handhelds, Pokémon games, trading cards, and anything else related to Pokémon. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To register or for more information about this program contact the Children's Department by calling 856-794-4244 ext. 4246
 When: Saturday April 23 
Time: 1:30-3 p.m.
Where: community Event Room
Children & teens ages 7-16

 Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult at all times in the library.