Thursday, June 23, 2011


More ideas for Somerset County kids and families from Macaroni Kid:

Summer Reading Kick-Off Party
Saturday, June 25, 11 AM – 1 PM
WHERE: Long Hill Library, 917 Valley Road, Gillette
WHO: All ages!
COST: Free
No registration necessary. For more info: Call the Children's Desk at 908.647.2088 ext. 2.

Come to this Family Event to kick off our Summer Reading Program!  Join us for crafts, face-painting, games and strolling juggler, Jen Shaw!

PEP Club Summer Camp: South of the Border Explorers
WHEN: Monday, June 27 through Thursday, June 30, 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
P.E.P. Club of Warren, 42 Liberty Corner Road, Warren. In the Mt. Horeb United Methodist Church
WHO: Ages 3 to 7
COST: $135 per child/4 days, $35/child per day for drop-in.
Registration required. Call Jan at 908.451.9280 or e-mail her at You can also register online at

The PEP Club's Summer Camp this week is South of the Border Explorers: Help rescue the animals adventure, create treasure maps, decorate a backpack, and have fun with chocolate. Come for the whole week, or drop in for a day! Bring a nut-free lunch. 

PAWS for Reading
WHEN: Monday, June 27, 7–8 PM
Warren Libary, 42 Mountain Boulevard, Warren. Program Room.
Who: All ages
Cost: Free
How: Register online at or call 908.754.5554 ext. 23
Call the Children's Desk at 908.754.5554 ext. 23.

For 5 minutes, share your favorite book with a dog.  They are very good listeners!

Flip Flop Fashion
Tuesday, June 28, 7 PM - 8 PM
Watchung Library, 12 Stirling Road, Watchung. Bicentennial Room.
WHO: Those entering grades 5-12
Registration required. Register online at on the Watchung calendar of events page or call 908.561.0117.

For more info: Call 908.561.0117 or e-mail

Start the summer by making your own fashion statement with your flip-flops!  Bring your own flip-flops, and we'll provide the ribbons, beads, etc.  Your flip-flops can be one of a kind!