Children’s Room

Summer 2022 Children’s Programs

Oceans of Possibilities Englewood Library Summer reading Program

Oceans of Possibilities: Summer Reading
for Pre-K/4 to Grade 6

Children entering Pre-K/4 through Grade 6 in the Fall may register in the Children’s Room and get their first prizes: a drawstring bag and a brag tag with a necklace. Record the number of minutes you read and visit the library each week to report your reading and choose your beads. Log at least once to get a free book at the end of the summer.
Summer Reading runs from June 29 through August 12, 2022.

Read to a Therapy Dog at Englewood Library

Read to a Dog
Tuesdays, June 21  and July 12
4-5 PM
Children ages 4 and up may practice their reading skills with a trained therapy dog. Must register in advance for a time slot.

Grab and Go Craft kids for kids

Grab and Go Crafts
Mondays, June 27 to August 15

Children in Grades K to 6 may stop by the Children’s Room for a craft or activity kit. One per family, while supplies last.

Summer Outdoor Storytime at Englewood Library

Summer Outdoor Storytime
Fridays at 10 AM
July 1 to August 19
Ages 0 to 5 may register for the summer session of outdoor storytime. Please bring a blanket and dress for the weather.

Spring Outdoor Storytime at Englewood Library in NJ

Scavenger Hunts in the Children’s
Children all ages welcome. Kids can pick up their “I Spy” checklists from the Children’s desk.

Week of July 11: Ocean Animals
Week of Aug. 15: Disney Sea Creatures

Family Puzzle Night competition at the library

Family Puzzle Night
Tuesday, July 19
6:00 PM
Families will compete against each other to be the fastest to finish a 200 piece puzzle! Registration is required. Family groups may contain up to 5 people, and no more than 2 adults.

Learn about Service Dogs

Learn About Service Dogs
Tuesday, August 2
2:00 PM
Ages 5 & up
Meet Caryl Swain and three Canine Companion dogs. Learn about what it takes to train a Service dog & see some of the commands they can perform. Even feed one a treat! This is a program for the whole family to enjoy.

Summer Series Outdoor Performances at the Englewood Library

Summer Series

Kids ages 4 and up may join us on the front lawn Wednesdays at 4:00 PM for a special performance. Weather permitting.
Registration begins 2 weeks before the program date and is required. Call 201-568-2215 x 8242, or email Please dress for the weather and bring a beach towel/blanket, sunscreen and water.

Field Station Dinosaurs
Thursday, June 23 at 2 PM

Summer Reading Kickoff! The Magic of Sharks with Steve Woyce
Wednesday, June 29 at 4 PM

Whales, Sails and Dolphin Tales with Housel Fun and Fitness
Wednesday, July 13 at 4 PM

Move & Groove with Miss Jolie *All Ages*
Wednesday, July 20 at 4 PM

Unique Creatures Aquatic Animal Show
Wednesday, July 27 at 4 PM

A Splash of Magic with Conrad Colon
Wednesday, August 3 at 4 PM

Summer Reading Finale! Pirate School: Sea Dreams
Wednesday, August 10 at 4 PM

Registration for programs is required when noted.

Registration for most programs begins 2 weeks before program date. To sign up, please call 201-568-2215 x8242 or email Ms. Michelle at


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Online Read-alouds and eBooks

Tumble Book Library
K-6 eBook database
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Tumble Math
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Gr 7-12 eBook database
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