Dog Days of Summer–What does that mean???

Fanwood Memorial Library, at the Historic North-Side Train Station (230 North Ave.), Fanwood, NJ, 07023, United States

The Dog Days of Summer Have you ever wondered about the origin of the crazy words and phrases we use? From “breaking the ice” to “a wild goose chase,” these seemingly illogical expressions fill our everyday language without a second thought. This program explores the strange and varied origins of a range of English language idioms and sayings. Thank you to the Friends of the Fanwood Memorial Library for supporting this program

Run Away & Join the Circus @ the Library

Fanwood Memorial Library, at the Historic North-Side Train Station (230 North Ave.), Fanwood, NJ, 07023, United States

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Rehearsal & Pizza Kids ages 6-12 train for the circus with Dan Evans, professional circus clown and teacher. Kids will learn to juggle, balance and clown around. Pizza will be served to performers while they work on their acts. 7:00 pm: Circus Performance Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy the show! Register to rehearse and perform in the circus (ages 6-12)

All Together Now Family Yoga

Fanwood Memorial Library, at the Historic North-Side Train Station (230 North Ave.), Fanwood, NJ, 07023, United States

All ages can participate in our Yoga Class. Children 5 and under must participate with a caregiver. Learn poses you can do together. Bring your own towel or yoga mat if you have one. No experience necessary! Learn poses you can do together. Family Yoga Registration

Music & Movement Story Time

Fanwood Memorial Library, at the Historic North-Side Train Station (230 North Ave.), Fanwood, NJ, 07023, United States

Ages 0-3 with a caregiver. Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and movement. Please bring a blanket or yoga mat to sit on. We will meet on the main lawn in front of the Historic Train Station, weather permitting. Register Here

Community Day Petting Zoo, Games & Art Contest

Fanwood Memorial Library, at the Historic North-Side Train Station (230 North Ave.), Fanwood, NJ, 07023, United States

Meet furry friends at our Petting Zoo! We will also Chalk the Walk for our community helpers, play lawn games and anyone can enter our Fanwood Tiny Art Contest (spoiler alert: everyone wins!). Supplies will be on hand to paint your best tiny representation of our beloved Fanwood community. Register to enter our Fanwood Tiny Art Contest (All ages) (No registration necessary for the Petting Zoo or other activities)

Pajama Story Time

Fanwood Memorial Library, at the Historic North-Side Train Station (230 North Ave.), Fanwood, NJ, 07023, United States

Ages 0-5, with a caregiver Join us for a cozy story time at the Historic Train Station. Story time is inside and space is limited, so please register to reserve your spot. Register Here

BOOK WALK

Fanwood Memorial Library, at the Historic North-Side Train Station (230 North Ave.), Fanwood, NJ, 07023, United States

Join library staff for a short walk and a long talk about the books we’re reading. Walks start at the Historic Train Station.