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Long Hill Public Library     (Map)
917 Valley Road
Gillette, NJ 07933
Phone 908-647-2088
Fax 908-647-2098

Mon - Thurs 10 am - 9 pm
Fri 10 am - 5 pm
Sat 10 am - 2 pm
Sun 1pm - 5pm

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Paint Party

Paint Party!

Friday, March 24 at 10:30am


Join Miss Meaghan for a fun morning of painting! Roll up your sleeves and paint a keepsake box, picture frame, butterfly, or flower pot. Please dress for a mess! For ages 2 and up with parent/caregiver. Registration is required. 



Food Fun

Pi Day Food Fun

RESCHEDULED: Monday, March 27 at 10:30am

Join us for stories and a healthy pi(e) activity with Jessica Guarnieri, Registered Dietitian from StopRite. Snacks included! For ages 2-6 with parent/caregiver. Please notify Miss Meaghan of any food allergies when registering. Registration required.


March Children's Programs

Registration is required for most programs and can be done in person, by phone at (908) 647-2088 ext. 2, or via email to 
First priority for these programs is given to Long Hill Township residents, but non-residents are welcome to join our waiting list.

Programs for Preschoolers

 All programs require registration unless stated otherwise.

Rhyme Time on Wednesdays, March 1, 15, 22, and 29 at 10:30am
A program for our youngest of patrons. Join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, and simple stories. For babies from birth through age 2 with caregiver. No registration required.

Mother Goose Rhymes on Wednesday, March 8 at 10:30am 
Join Jean from Youth Stages for one hour of mother goose rhymes and songs. For babies from birth through age 2 with caregiver.


Creative Stories on Thursdays, March 2, 16, 23, and 30 at 10:30am 
Listen to stories and make a craft. For ages 2-6 with parent/caregiver. 

First Roots Music and Movement on Friday, March 10 at 10:30am
Babies up to age 2 will enjoy this 45-minute musical movement experience with Ms. Jenni. For newborn—age 2 with caregiver.


Storybook Yoga on Friday, March 31 at 10:30am 
Join us for 30 minutes of kids yoga with Miss Traci. For ages 2-6 with parent/caregiver. Please wear active clothing.

Messy Monday on Monday, March 20 at 10:30am
Let your imagination run wild in this process art program! Listen to a few stories and make a holiday decoration. Please dress for a mess. For ages 2-6 with parent/caregiver.


Programs for School-Aged Children

 All programs require registration unless stated otherwise.


Science Explorers on Wednesday, March 22 at 5:30pm
Join us as we explore the world of science! Listen to a few stories and participate in a hands-on science experiment or observe a demonstration conducted by Miss Meaghan. For ages 4 and up. *Activities may involve food products. When registering, please notify Miss Meaghan of any food allergies.*



Children's E-Newsletter

Join our mailing list and receive our monthly e-newsletter listing all children's programs. Please email to sign up.

Long Hill Schools

Specific questions about your child's school work? Check their teacher's page on the school websites.


Have a question? Email us

Children's Librarian

Meaghan Darling


What to read next?

For suggestions of what to read try one of the links below or stop by the library and pick-up one of our booklists

For beginning readers


Preschool Teachers' Workshop

Need ideas for storytime? Check out our book, song and craft lists!

Preschool 2013

Preschool 2014

Long Hill Township Public Library, 917 Valley Road, Gillette, NJ 07933 Phone (908)647-2088

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