Visit the libraries to stock up on some winter fun for all ages. The Family Winter Reading Challenge game boards are available in all locations and Winter Book Bingo (click HERE for more information) will run through February 28th. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Iselin will host a Robotics Event
Join the Iselin Branch Library January 22 2-4PM as the top-ranked, award winning FTC robotics team will teach the fundamentals of robotics. Team members will do a presentation regarding programming and building robots, present the FIRST Robotics program, promote interest in robotics, and introduce children to competitive robotics.
 
Open to Grades 3 - 10.
Programs for Adults
Learn something new this month!
Join us in-person at the Woodbridge Main Library or virtually over Zoom.
Registration is required for adult programs.
**This is a virtual event**

If you struggle to get your child to try new foods, you are certainly not alone. Join Christina, a Speech-Language Pathologist, as she speaks to why children may be selective eaters, when to seek professional assistance, and what your role as a parent is during the stressful mealtime routine. Tune in virtually on January 20 at 7PM from the comfort of your own home, and feel free to chime in, ask questions, and engage in friendly conversation. 
Register here.

One of the largest free genealogy websites, FamilySearch.org contains a massive global collection of records and resources. This program will tour the site as well as provide search tips and techniques for navigation of the main components (searching and browsing records, digital library, research wiki, and family trees).

Register here.




Don't know where to start with applying for SNAP benefits? Have questions about the process, or even your eligibility? Join a representative from Elijah's Promise and have your questions answered. You may be eligible and not even know it!

This program is held with much thanks to Elijah's Promise. Elijah’s Promise harnesses the power of food within our job training curriculum, community garden programming, social service assistance to individuals and families, community focused nutrition classes, social enterprise food businesses, and community food systems advocacy.

No registration required.
Kids and Families
Make sure to visit the Main Library or our branches for awesome, FREE children's grab & go and take & make kits!
Check out the WPL Playlists for YouTubes from some of our favorite readers by clicking HERE! To receive an alert to new library programs on YouTube, visit the library YouTube Channel and click on SUBSCRIBE.
Stuff for Teens
Registration is required. Register here.
Book Boxes are here! Head to any location to pick one up!
Want to help make the library better and get some volunteer hours? Submit some book hours! Get 1 hour for every 100 pages you read. Find out more or submit your book reviews here!
Database of the Week!
LinkedIn Learning
Woodbridge Public Library patrons can enjoy free access to award-winning learning service LinkedIn Learning. LinkedIn Learning offers over four thousand video courses to help learners become experts in any of hundreds of topics and popular software tools. Courses from LinkedIn Learning are made by expert instructors and include detailed transcripts and downloadable examples that learners can use to practice along-side course lessons. Access LinkedIn Learning through the WPL website here.
News from Friends
Click HERE for information about the benefits of becoming a Friend of Woodbridge Public Library.
More opportunities for
lifelong learning & recreation!
Click HERE to visit the Barron Arts Website for Virtual Programs and Exhibits 24/7.
Visit one of our locations!
Try our new all-in-one app, WPL on the Go!
This e-mail newsletter is a service of Woodbridge Public Library.

Monica F. Eppinger 
Woodbridge, NJ
732-634-4450 x-7099


January 16, 2022