Ridgewood Public Library Summer Events for Children and Young Adults 2019

Posted by Tarvin Realtors on Monday, June 17th, 2019 at 5:11pm.

In Ridgewood, NJ, there is always something happening, especially during the summer. This summer, the Ridgewood Public Library is hosting a number of events catered to the youth Ridgewood, making sure they enjoy a fun and educational summer vacation! If you're looking for a home for sale in Ridgewood, NJ, be sure to check out these fun events for your children.

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Children's Summer Reading Club Events

  • Summer Reading Club: A Universe of Stories
    • June 21st - August 23rd
    • for Ridgewood kids preK-entering Grade 5
    • $5 registration fee
  • Bee Kind
    • All ages welcome
    • Thursday, June 20th, 10:30-11:00am
    • "Celebrate our pollinators with buzzworthy stories and songs"
  • ScienceTellers
    • Friday, June 21st, 2-3pm
    • PreK-Grade 5
    • "Action-packed alien adventure creates special effects with science experiments"
  • Magical Melodies with Chris Flynn
    • Thursdays, June 6th, July 11th, and August 1st, 10:30-11am
    • All ages welcome
    • "Sing, dance, and march in fun musical parade"
  • Fantasy Puppet Theater Presents: Rumpelstiltskin
    • Monday, July 8th, 4pm
    • Ages 5-10
  • Postcard Pals
    • Tuesday, July 16th, 2-2:45pm
    • "Join us for storytime and to write letters to friends around the world. Registration Required."
  • Little Dude Puppet Storytime
    • Friday, July 19th, 4pm
    • Ages 3-7 with adult
    • "Author Cara Zelas brings Little Dude (both puppet and real dog) to read The Friendship Book. Craft included."
  • Storytime Fun with Author/Illustrator Joyce Wan
    • Monday, July 22nd, 10:30am
    • All ages welcome
    • "Joyce Wan reads from her book, Dream Big. Light refreshments. All welcome, please register June 12."
  • Zumba Dance Party
    • Tuesday, July 23rd, 3-3:45pm
    • Ages 5-10 with adult
    • "Fun Zumba gets us dancing. Sign in with RPL card on arrival."
  • Summer Singalong with Marlene Pillow
    • Thursday, August 8th, 10:30-11am
    • All ages
    • "Marlene brings stories to life with guitar and song. Sign in with RPL card on arrival."
  • Musical Munchkins
    • Thursday, August 15th, 10:30-11am
    • Ages 18 months and up with adult
    • "Learn to build rhythm, pitch and melody with Joanne. Sign in with RPL card on arrival."
  • SRC Finale with Silly Sally
    • Thursday, August 22nd, 10:30-11:15am
    • SRC participants of all ages
    • "Join us for a fantastic bubble show with some silly friends to end the summer. Reg. Jul 10."


Young Adults (Gr. 6-12)

  • Teen Summer Reading Kick-off
    • Friday, June 21st, 4-5pm
    • "Stranger Things-themed party. Eggos, trivia, and 80s outfits encouraged!"
  • Teen Cooks Unite
    • Mondays, 4-6pm
    • "Make-and-eat something tasty together. Disney-inspired treats:"
    • July 8th: Aladdin's Magic Carpet Pizza/Pooh Parfait
    • July 22nd: Mushu's Breakfast Face/Terk's Banana S'mores
    • August 5th: Disney Epic Milkshake Competition: Mickey's Cookies, Simba's Grub or Nemo's Underwater Fun
  • Teen Creative Writing
    • Mondays, 7-8pm
    • "Enjoy writing outside of school"
    • July 15th: Create your own planet
    • July 29th: Explain something to an alien
    • August 12th: A Look into the Future
  • Teen Summer Art Studio with Marcia Matthews
    • Tuesday, July 16th, 4-5:30pm
    • "Create summer masterpiece"
  • DIY Take Out Kits available @4pm
    • July 9th: Galaxy in a jar
    • July 23rd: Constellation Coasters
    • August 6th: Galaxy Notebook Cover
  • Teen Tech Club
    • Wednesdays, July 10th-August 14th, 4-5pm
    • "NASA engineering and STEM challenges"
  • Teen Book2Movie
    • Thursdays, July 18th, August 1st & 15th, 4-6pm
    • Movie & themed snacks. Movie with most votes shown. Titles available upon registration."
  • Gamers Tournament
    • Fridays, July 12, 26 & August 2nd, 3:30-5pm
    • "Play board games or enter Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Gamers Tournament. Fight for a spot to compete at finale event on Friday, August 16th."
  • Teen SRC Finale
    • Friday, August16th, 4-5:30pm
    • "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Gamers Tournament, Announcing winner of Teen Summer Reading Challenge."

For more information or any questions about Ridgewood, New Jersey, contact a Tarvin Realtors agent today or visit our website! We look forward to working with you!


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