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New Program Added
Diversity in Butler Mural Unveiling & Gallery Opening
At the Butler Public Library
Sunday, January 27, 2019
At 2:00 pm
Please join us for an afternoon of Art, Speakers & A Celebration of Diversity!  Artwork Featured at this event was created in two programs – Youth Mural:  Diversity in Butler and Intergenerational Art with Seniors & Youth.  Funding has been made possible in parts by funds from Morris Arts through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts as well as by the Friends of the Butler Public Library. 

New Program Added:
Advanced English Conversation Class for non-native speakers.
When: Begins Saturday, February 9
Time: 10:15 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.
Where: Reference Room Library
This 8 week class will concentrate on proper grammatical use in conversation along with the continuation of understanding idioms and there use in everyday English. Some English communication skills are strongly recommended. 

Please contact stop by or call the Butler Library at 973-838-3262 to register.

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Raise Money for the Butler Free Public Library or
The Friends of the Butler Library through your Amazon purchases.

The Butler Free Public Library and the Friends of the Butler Library now have Amazon Smile links. When you shop at www.smile.amazon.com and indicate the “Butler Free Public Library” or the “Friends of the Butler Public Library” as your charity, each purchase will send a little money to each organization.  Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchase.  AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service but now your purchases on Amazon can help a charitable organization of your choice.


Family Movie Night
Now Showing, Incredibles 2

Friday, January 25
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm 
Butler Public Library will hold a Family Movie Night with newly released films. Come watch the movie on our 70” Flat Screen TV.  Please call us if you decide not to come because we prepare the Children’s room for your family. Parents must stay with children under age 10.  Call 973-838-3262, to reserve your seat.
Call the Library at: 973-838-3262 to sign up. Check our website or on flyers in the Library for future movie titles.  Titles of future movie presentations will be announced at a later date. Check back frequently.


Museum Passes Butler Library card holders can check-out free Museum Passes with a $30.00 cash deposit which will be refunded when the passes are returned. (Click on the links below for more information) Museum Passes have been provided by the Friends of the Butler Public Library to the following area attractions.

  1. Morris MuseumMorristown, NJ:  Read more>
    Current Exhibits:  (See What’s happening at the Morris Museum)
  2. The Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum: Manhattan, NYC Read more>
  3. Imagine That!!! Florham Park, NJ:  Read more>
  4. Grounds for Sculpture: Hamilton Township, NJ: Read more>


What can the Butler Public Library offer me? Read more…>



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Movie Recommendations Welcomed
Sometimes, we are asked if we know of any good movies in the Library collection for a person to watch. If you have any recommendations of good movies available at the Butler Library, please share that with us. We can pass on your recommendation to other patrons.