46 Mount Pleasant Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052

Children's Special Events

Youth Programs

Ages 8 +.
Tuesday, Oct 22, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Interactive science and technology activities presented by the WOHS Technology and Engineering Department.

Creature Comforts 
Mondays, Nov. 4, Dec. 2,  4:30 - 5:30 pm
Children practice reading to friendly therapy dogs. 

Lego Club 
All Ages.
Tuesdays Nov. 4, Dec. 3, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Come build with Legos and make new friends.

World Wednesdays 
All Ages
Wednesdays Oct. 23, 30, Nov. 6, 20, 4:00 - 4:45 pm
Stories, songs, and activities from countries around the globe.

Move to the Music Bollywood Style 
All Ages
Wednesday Nov. 13, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Learn the dance styles and beats of India.

Dia de los Muertos 
All Ages
Wednesday Oct. 30, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Decorate sugar skulls and learn about this Mexican holiday. Registration required.

Chess Club 
All Ages
Thursdays, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Play chess with people of all ages- instruction provided for chess learners.

Tales of the Night Sky 
All Ages
Monday July 22, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Master storyteller Luann Adams presents a program of celestial tales.

Meet the Planets 
Grades 3 - 5
Monday July 29, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
The Morris Museum Astronomical Society presents a program about relative distances in space.

Alien Stuffed Animal Workshop 
Grades K - 3
Monday Aug. 5, 7:00 - 8:00 pm
Build your own stuffed animal alien friend to take home. Advance registration required.

Chess Championship at Livingston Public Library 
Grades 3 - 5
Thursday, Aug. 8, 7:00 - 8:00 pm
Fourth annual chess tournament. West Orange at Livingston- cheer on your favorite champ.

Crater Creations 
Children up to 5th grade.
Monday, Aug. 12, 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Learn about meteorites and make your own crater with the Rutgers Geology Museum.

Edison Labs Presents: From Idea to Product 
Grades 4 - 8.
Thursday, Aug. 15, 3:30 - 4:45 pm
Be a modern day Edison! Rangers from Edison Labs inspire attendees to make their own inventions, from idea to marketing.

Turtle Dance Music 
All ages.
Monday, Aug. 19, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Turtle Dance Music presents an interactive program that is inclusive of everyone, including those on the autism spectrum. Adults and youth of all ages welcome!