46 Mount Pleasant Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052
973-736-0198

Children's Special Events

Youth Programs

Check It Out Mate! Chess Club
Grades 2 - 8
Thursdays, Sept 6 - Oct 18 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Learn to play chess with Eric Greenebaum.

Mayor's 5K Run to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer
Kids Fun Run Sunday, September 23
Line up at 9:20 am at West Orange Town Hall
Free 1 mile walk for kids- strollers welcome, no pets please.

NJPAC Books on the Move
Saturday, Oct 6 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Join NJPAC Teaching Artist Wincey Terry in a reading of Tito Puente: Mambo King, Rey del Mambo by Monica Brown.
Children can make a craft and participate in Reader's Theater with costumes and props.
First 25 families to register receive a free copy of the book!

Creature Comforts 
Mondays, Sept 10, Oct 1, Nov 5, Dec 3 at 4:30 pm
Children practice reading to a trained therapy dog. 

Lego Club 
Grades K - 5
Tuesdays Sept 4, Oct 2, Nov 6, Dec 4 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Come build with Legos and make new friends.

STEAM Club  Ages 8 - 12
Tuesdays Sept 25, Oct 23, Nov 27 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Learn about science, technology, engineering, art, math.

4 Rs & You: Environmental Workshop
Pre K - Grade 2. Please Register.
Monday Sept 24 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Sponsored by a grant through the Essex County Environmental Center