Children’s Programs


Family Movie Night
Now Showing, Matilda (PG)
Friday, September 28
7:00 pm – 8:45 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.
October 12 – Wreck-It Ralph
November 9 – The Greatest Showman
December 7 – Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul
Call the Library at: 973-838-3262 to sign up. Check our website or on flyers in the Library for future movie titles. September 28: Matilda, October 12: Wreck-It Ralph, November 9: The Greatest Showman, December 7: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul. Titles of future movie presentations will be announced at a later date. Check back frequently.

S.T.E.M. Surprise Design Challenge
When: Monday, August 20

Time: 6:30 – 7:15 P.M.
Grades: K – 6
As usual, the STEM project directions are given out the night of the program so no one has an advantage.  So come and join the fun and create something unusual using newspaper and tape. (Only  hint you are given.) This free program is limited to 20 students.

Registration is required.


S.T.E.A.M. Ceramics Painting Class (watering can)
When: Thursday, August 23

Time: 5:30 – 6:30 P.M.
Grades:  K – 6|
Join Ms. Lisa and paint a ceramic watering can. We have lots of painting colors to choose from, so come in and spend some time at the Library. It is always a good idea to bring a container to take home your wet project.  This free program is limited to 20 participants. Registration is required.


S.T.E.A.M. Ceramic Nemo Fish
When: Monday, August 27

Time: 5:30 – 6:30 P.M.
Grades:  K – 6
Join Ms. Arlene and paint a ceramic fish bank. It is always a good idea to bring a container to take home your wet project.  This free program is limited to 20 participants. Registration is required.


S.T.E.M.  Build a Tower
When:   Monday, September 17

Time:  6:00 – 6:45 P.M.
Grades:  K – 4
Participate in an engineering challenge. Directions will be given out on the day of the program so no one has an advantage. It is always a surprise for all. This free program is limited to 20 students. 
Registration is required.


Middle School Book Club
When: The 2nd Thursday of Every Month. Next Meeting is on: Thursday, September 13, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grades: Grades 5 – 8
Presented by Heather Till, Volunteer
Pick up a library book one month before the meeting, read it at home and come in to discuss the book with your peers.
Middle School Book Club Selections:
September 13 – A Mango-Shaped Space
        By Wendy Mass
Please email Miss Heather if you will be attending the meeting at: HeatherTill@outlook.com or sign up at the Circulation Desk or by calling 973-838-3262.