Reading with Rover

Kids, Teen, Family

Join us as we welcome South Jersey Loving Paws to the Maple Shade Library! This is an opportunity for your child to practice reading while in the comforting presence of a loving therapy dog.

Mon, Aug. 21 (6:00pm)

Art Club: Bullet Journaling


Prep for the new school year by learning the techniques behind bullet journaling!

Wed, Aug. 23 (2:00pm)

Coloring and Conversation

Adult, Seniors

Bring your pencils and crayons and we will supply the coloring sheets.  Relax, talk and color to you heart's content.

Thu, Aug. 24 (2:00pm)

Articles for the Articulate: National Dog Day

Adult, Seniors

National Dog Day is celebrated on August 26th.  Bring your articles, original or from a magazine, about our furry friends.

Thu, Aug. 24 (6:00pm)

Art Show Storytime

Kids, Family, Homeschooler

Please join us for a Storytime followed by an art show filled with your art! After the stories are read, guests will create art based on an aspect of the books we read.  For example, if we read Dragons Love Tacos, draw a scary dragon!

Fri, Aug. 25 (2:00pm)

Is Anyone Listening? Why People May Not Hear You When You Talk About Climate Change

Adult, Seniors

Worried about climate change and wonder why others are not listening to scientists?

Sat, Aug. 26 (11:00am)

Fruit and Vegetable Painting

Kids, Teen, Family, Homeschooler

Create a piece of art out of fruits, vegetables, and paint! Make a pattern or be a little more Jackson Pollock - its up to you!

Mon, Aug. 28 (2:00pm)

Homework Without Tears

Adult, Homeschooler

This program offers simple and effective techniques to help with homework struggles.

Come  learn motivational techniques that can be used successfully and immediately to make homework a breeze.


Tue, Aug. 29 (6:30pm)

Chess Club

Kids, Teen, Homeschooler

Learn and play Chess in our 6 week Chess Club series!

1st through 6th graders are invited to the library for some indoor fun.

All skill levels welcome, including beginners!

No registration required.


Tues, 09/05/2017 - 4 pm

Tue, Sep. 5 (4:00pm)

Leaf People Craft

Kids, Family

Prepare for the first day of fall on September 22nd by making a cute, funny, or even scary person out of leaves, twigs, and more!

Wed, Sep. 6 (4:00pm)

Origami: Butterlies and Flowers

Adult, Seniors

Join Cye Newman for an origami session, in which butterflies and flowers will be made.  This session will be followed by a fifteen-minute session of simple money folds that could be used for gift giving.  Please bring crisp dollar bills for the money-fold session.  The money-folding session will

Thu, Sep. 7 (6:00pm)

Baby Sensory Stations

Kids, Sensory

Bring your favorite blankie and join us for an hour of sensory stimulation.  Socialize while exploring different sounds, colors, and textures!

  • Recommended ages 0 -18 months
  • Registration is not required, but is requested.
Fri, Sep. 8 (10:30am)

Needlework Meet-Up

Adult, Seniors

Do you knit, crochet, or do needlepoint?  Bring your project and join other crafters.

This is a self-instructed class.

Fri, Sep. 8 (6:00pm)

Apple Core Make and Take (While Supplies Last)

Kids, Family, Homeschooler

Stop by the library and make a back to school apple craft!

Mon, Sep. 11 (10:00am)

ABC STEAM Storytime - A


Please join us for ABC STEAM Storytime! Each storytime will focus on a letter of the alphabet and will highlight one or more of the STEAM concepts (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics).  There will be crafts, science experiments, building projects and more!

Mon, Sep. 11 (4:00pm)