Teen’s Programming


Teen Trivia Night
Join us on December 14th, 2018 from 7 – 8:30 P.M. for our first-ever
library Trivia Night! Grab three other friends and battle it out against
other teams for a grand prize! The event is entirely FREE, so you can
eat all of the food you want. Sign up using the link below and follow
the directions you see on the screen. We hope to see you then!

For grades 8 – 12. Use this Link to Sign Up


Family Movie Night
Now Showing, The original Mary Poppins (PG)
Friday, December 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.
Titles of future movie presentations will be announced at a later date. Check back frequently.
Future Dates: January 25, 2019, February 8, 2019, March 8, 2019, April 5, 2019, May 3, 2019, June 7, 2019, July 12, 2019, August 9, 2019, September 27, 2019, October 25, 2019, November 15, 2019, December 13, 2019

Morris County Vocational School District
Info Session
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
At Butler Public Library
Gina DiDomenico, Student Recruitment and Community Relations Specialist for the Morris County Vocational School District will present information about high school programs for students in Morris County. Middle School parents (7th grade) and High School Parents (10th grade) are invited to learn about Career and Technical Education programs. The Morris County Vocational School District offers Academies (full day programs -students apply during the fall of their 8th grade year) and Share Time Programs (Half Day programs – students apply during the winter of 10th grade year). For more information, please contact Gina at didomenicog@mcvts.org or 973-627-4600 ext. 277.


Health Department Workshop:
Keep Me Lead Free
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Presented by Melissa Mittelholzer
This program is presented to the children with parents/guardians in attendance. It is a free and exciting children’s presentation on lead poisoning. There are many older homes in Butler, so the Health Department wants to educate both children and parents on this important issue. This free program is limited to 12 children. Registration required.


Middle School Book Club
When: The 2nd Thursday of Every Month. Next Meeting is on: Wednesday November 8, 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:
Please respond to Heather at heathertill@outlook.com if you are able to attend the new date.
January 10: When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead
February 14: I am Malala by Malala Yousrfzai
March 14: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli
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.

Testing & Education Reference Center
TERC  Important Information
Access to Testing & Education Reference Center is available within the library and remote access is permitted to patrons of the subscribing library with their login credentials. Such remote access is limited to non-commercial purposes. Remote access from a non-subscribing location or institution is not permitted. If your institution subscribes to Testing & Education Reference Center, you may be able to access the product by entering your credentials.


Volunteer at the Library: Community Service Hours: call 973-838-3262 for more information.
Children’s Services Volunteer Application: (PDF) Fill in both sides completely, and bring directly to Ms. Lisa or Ms. Arlene on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays.  If there is a volunteer opportunity in the Library we will call you.  Thank you so much for thinking of the Butler Library.

We welcome student volunteers for the Summer Reading Program. Contact Ms. Arlene in April through June each year for this opportunity.