New Providence Library Goes VirtualAlthough Executive Order 104 closed libraries across New Jersey, New Providence Memorial Library continues to offer educational and entertainment resources and programs to New Providence residents safely through its website and social media outlets during the COVID-19 pandemic.Where to find us:Our website: www.newprovidencelibrary.org
@newprovlibrary on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/
@newprovlibrary on Twitter: https://twitter.com/
@newprovlibrary on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/
New Providence Memorial Library on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/
channel/UC1a3NcGz5ObKmzXFp2e_ ArAOnline ResourcesAmong the library's virtual offerings are:
A library card number is required to download ebooks and use electronic resources. Some will ask for a PIN in addition to a library card number. Your PIN is the last 4 digits of your library card barcode number.ProgramsChildren's programs including storytime and 1000 Books Before Kindergarten have moved online. Storytime is posted to the library's Facebook page on Tuesdays at 1 pm and Fridays at 10:30 am. You may watch them anytime.The library's book clubs and baseball discussion group continue to meet via video/telephone conference. If you are interested in attending, please email a librarian to receive an invitation.Teens can earn volunteer hours from the library by submitting videos of themselves reading a picture book or by reviewing books for the Teen Book Review Blog. To see a complete list of resources for teens, visit the Resources for Teens page.Weekly Friday Fun offers interactive games and challenges for all ages on the library's Facebook page every Friday at 6:00 pm.Library CardsResidents of New Providence may apply for a library card online through the library's website. Library cardholders whose cards have expired or have lost their cards, or have a question, are encouraged to email a librarian.
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