in July and August
& Wednesday, July 4
Kids ages 4 to 10 have fun "EXPRESSING" themselves with this one-hour interactive program as they are introduced to interesting drums and percussive instruments from around the world. The kids will learn basic hand drum and percussion techniques, 'talk' to one another using drums and make their own rhythms as they sharpen their listening skills and learn about musical dynamics. Using some exotic instruments, the group will even create the sounds of their own rainforest.
July 8 & 22
Ages 7 + up
Calling all chess players and those who want to be!
Learn the basics or improve your game.
Wednesdays, July 11, 18 & 25
Teens will read with your child for a 20 minute session.
Registration is required.
Mondays, July 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
30-minute song and story time ends in a play session for our littlest patrons. One registration will last for the entire summer session.
Tuesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31
Ages 2 and up
Learn how to be a reading rockstar with this movement and stories class. We will explore the different styles of music that make us move and learn how we can be rockstars for our parents and friends. For ages 2-7 years old.
One registration is required for the full summer session.
Tuesdays, July 3, 17 & 24
Get crafty with Ms. Marie in this weekly creative activity! Create your own make and take craft with a parent/caregiver. Ages 3 and up.
Each week is a separate registration. Click on the Registration link and select the date of your choice. Program is limited to 24 children.
Thursdays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26
This 6-week series for preschoolers will explore a different concept each week from ABC's to 123's, patterns, math and more!
Thursdays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26
1:30PM or 6:00PM
Learn about the artistic styles of great artists
then create your own masterpieces.
Registration required. Please register for only one session.
Fridays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27
Join us for a different format each week...a craft, a dance party or making a delicious snack.
Only Ms. Marie knows!
Please click here for registration links.
Wednesday, July 18
6:30PM - 7:45PM
Are you a poet, short story writer, singer/songwriter? Join us for open mic night!
Please check our website for
the Ground Rules.
Teens are invited to join us for a mentorship and writing program. Simultaneously, the support group for AP Biology takes place.
Join us for a teen game session! Board games, video games, music, and manga.
Tuesday, July 31
Teens, ages 11 and up, are invited to a Hogwarts experience in their very own hometown. Filled with mystery and competition between Hogwarts houses, this event requires advanced registration.
July 9, 16, 13 & 30
NEW TIME - 3:00-5:00PM
Is your child struggling in school? Are other tutoring centers not working? Then join Total Tutoring today! It is run by high school students who want to give back to the community by helping our future leaders excel.
Tutoring is available for students in grades K-10
in math, science, English, history and world language.
PLEASE NOTE: Total Tutoring will be on vacation during the month of
August but will resume sessions again in September.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
The concept is simple,
the rewards are priceless!
Sign up at the Children's Reference Desk.
Keep a log of each book you read with your baby, toddler, or preschooler. Earn prizes for every 25 books read and a free book for every 100 books!
Welcome to our new members!
Find out more at:
Enjoy a summer family outing with our
Sponsored by the Friends of the Sayreville Public Library.
The Sayreville Public Library circulates museum passes to
Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton,
the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum in NYC, and
beginning July 1st, the Battleship New Jersey in Camden.
Pass policies are changing for September!
Passes will be checked out for 2 days (example: check a pass out on Monday and it will be due back on Wednesday).
Reservations may be made up to 2 months in advance by speaking with a reference librarian.
Details have been posted on our
If you enjoy the museum pass program,
we strongly suggest making a donation to the Friends of the SPL.
Do not hesitate to call Hannah or Marie at
They would LOVE to speak with you!