Welcome to the Butler Public Library

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our patrons, friends, and families of the Butler Public Library.  Just a friendly reminder: The Library will be closing at 5:00 P.M. on Wednesday, November 25, and will be closed on Thursday, November 26, and Friday November 27 for the holiday. Be sure to take care of all of your Library needs before we close on Wednesday.  We will reopen on Saturday, November 28 at 10:00 A.M.

Toys for Tots

The Butler Library will be a drop-off location for unwrapped children’s toys from November 1 December 11, 2015.  There will be a designated box from the Toys for Tots Foundation located on the main table in the front of the Library. If you have any questions, please call the Library at 973-838-3262. Thank you for your donation!

In case you miss our collection boxes, Operation Toy Train (NY, Susquehanna & Western Railroad will be stopping at the Butler Museum between 3:00 – 3:45 P.M. on Saturday, December 12.

polarMovie Night:  Friday, December 18
Time:  7:00 – 8:45 P.M.
Come watch The Polar Express, rated G (100 minutes) on our New 70” Flat Screen TV, a purchase made by the Friends of the Butler Public Library. Program is open to all ages.  Sign up at the Circulation Desk to reserve your seat.  Seats are filling up fast!

Future Movie Night Dates:   January 15, February 26, and March 11
Join us once a month for a Family Movie Night, showing New Release Films on our 70″ Flat Screen TV purchased by the Friends of the Butler Public Library. Movie titles to be announced. Check www.butlerlibrary.org or flyers in the library.

What can the Butler Public Library offer me in 2015?  Read more…>

New Library Service
Experiencing Technical Difficulties?
Every Monday from 4:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. or by Appointment
Presented by Student Technology Consultants
Need help with a new smart phone, e-reader, tablet, laptop, etc.? Come in on any Monday night and ask for a STC (Student Technology Consultant) to help you learn how to use your new device. You can also make an appointment by emailing our Library Director at: Luis.Rodriguez@butlerlibrary.org

Recycle with Us. (Fundraising for our Library) Drop off your used ink cartridges, cell phones, and laser cartridges with us. There is a box under the display case in the foyer of the Library for these items. Thank you.

Museum Passes (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. The Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum: Manhattan, NYC Read more…>
  2. Morris MuseumMorristown, NJ:  Read more…>
  3. Imagine That!!! Florham Park, NJ:  Read more…>
  4. Grounds for Sculpture: Hamilton Township, NJ: Read more…>You may print out a Museum Pass User’s Agreement   to bring to the Library when you pick up the passes or fill it out when you pick up the pass. Read more…>

Adult Programs:

Children and Teens

Download Free Books and Magazines: 3M Cloud   Read more…>



Book of the Day
“Free Picture Book of the Day” for children.