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POP Up Photo Op for Families
When:  Monday, November 27, 2023
Time: 1:00 – 5:00pm
No registration necessary
Bring your cameras and come to the library for you very own Holiday Photo Op held in the Reference Room.  Take pictures of your children using the holiday themed scenery.  First come, first served.  Happy Holidays to all.


Food Pantry Drive



We have a collection box in the Library for the Food Pantry if you are interested in donating for the holidays.  



Luis is retiring.DECEMBER 2, 2023  OPEN HOUSE FOR LUIS as he retires.  Come join us. 

What does a librarian do after he retires?  He enjoys a whole new chapter!
Our knowledgeable and ever-helpful library director, Luis Rodriguez, is retiring in December!

You are invited to mark the occasion with Luis on Saturday, December 2, 2023 at an Open House from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM at the Butler Public Library.

Light refreshments will be served.

Please join us to wish Luis well!

Admission:  One riddle to share with Luis! 😅





Collection begins November 6 – December 6. 
The Butler Library is a drop off site for the yearly Toys for Tots toy drive.  Bring new unwrapped toys only and place your donation into the Toys for Tots bin in the front of the Library. Thank you for supporting this program.





Morris County Vocational School District
Share Time Presentation

Held in the Court Room of Butler Borough (Enter through the Butler Library)
1 Ace Road
Butler, NJ 07405
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
No registration necessary
This program is designed for 9th & 10th Grade High School Students & Parents/Guardians who may be interested in attending Morris County Vocational Technical School as a 9th or 10th grader half-day
  • Learn about Career and Technical Education
  • Half-Day High School Share Time Programs


The Butler Library Board of Trustees will meet Thursday, December 7, 2023 at 6:00 pm. The Board will be meeting via Zoom.  Please contact Luis Rodriguez at: if you would like information on how to attend the meeting.  

If you would like to submit a question or make a comment for the Board’s consideration, please send it to: at least one day before the meeting date.




ESL ClassesThe Butler Public Library Is Offering ESL Classes on Mondays from 6:30 to 7:30  (At least to the end of 2023)
The classes are designed for beginning and intermediate level speakers.
Call the Butler Public Library at (973) 838-3262 to register for the classes.
La biblioteca pública de Butler ofrece clases de ESL los lunes de 6:30 a 7:30 (al menos hasta finales de 2023)
Las clases están diseñadas para hablantes de nivel principiante e intermedio.
Llame a la Biblioteca Pública de Butler al (973) 838-3262 para registrarse para las clases. 



Meet Libbby From Overdrive



(Available to Butler Patrons by A Donation by Architekt Music Studio Butler, NJ!)
ArtistWorks provides players world-class instruction from Grammy Award-winning music professionals. ArtistWorks for Libraries offers users a guided path of video lessons containing everything they need to reach their musical goals. All levels of player are welcome!
• Blues, Bluegrass, Jazz, Rock, Classical and More
• Hundreds of hours of high-quality video instruction
• Studio quality play-along tracks
 Downloadable written materials, tablature and sheet music
To use ArtistWorks, log into Libby (available on the Quick Links tab of the Butler Library website) and scroll down to the “Extra” section. Click the Get button and respond to the prompts.


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Free WI-Fi In Parking Lot
The Butler Library extended the Wi-Fi
so you can connect to it while sitting on the new benches at the playground!
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