War and Millie McGonigle

Millie McGonigle lives in sunny California, where her days are filled with beach and surf. It should be perfect--but times are tough. Hitler is attacking Europe and it looks like the United States may be going to war. Food is rationed and money is tight.And Millie's sickly little sister gets all the attention and couldn't be more of a pain if she tried. It's a time of sunshine, siblings, and stress. Will Millie be able to find her way in her family, and keep her balance as the the world around her losesits own?

World Wide Stitch in Public Day

Come bring your knitting or crochet project to the East Brunswick Public Library and work outside!

We are officially celebrating World Wide Knit in Public Day from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm in the courtyard area. There will be a raffle for a gift card to help you with future projects.

Please follow all social distancing guidelines provided at the welcome tent, and bring your own chair, blanket, and water!

This event is co-sponsored by the East Brunswick Friends of the Library and the EB Arts Commission's Lap Tapestry Project.

Wellness Around the World: Atlas Travels to China!

Join our friends at Wellness Around the World for a fun new episode!  This month, Atlas is visiting China and learning all about the delicious and healthy foods kids there eat with their families.  This ongoing series is created by four medical students at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.  Follow Atlas's adventures to learn about the healthy foods and fun activities kids across the planet enjoy, as well as what their daily lives are like!

Asthma: Finding the Ease in Your Wheeze (parent/caregiver workshop)

Friday, May 7, 2021 at 12:00 noon

Registration requested for this free event. Register at:


This presentation will provide an overview of asthma including what asthma is, the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, as well as conditions and environmental factors that can contribute to asthma symptoms.

Sugar Gliders

Do you want a pet that can glide through the air? Meet the sugar glider! What exactly is a sugar glider? What do you need to know before you bring one home as a pet? Figure out if this is the right pet for you and your family, the costs involved, and how much time and space you'll need.

What Are Phobias?

"Phobia" is a word that's thrown around a lot in everyday conversation, but it's often used incorrectly. A phobia is a strong, irrational fear of an object or a situation, one that often causes great anxiety. This sensitive and informative volume is a useful guide for readers who may be grappling with a phobia or who know someone who is.