The SBPL Foundation’s Delicious & Divine, A Wine, Dinner & Chocolate Affaire

Delicious & Divine

Friday, Dec. 6, 2019 – 6:30 – 9 p.m.
Café Nicole at the Princeton Holiday Inn
Route 1 North South Brunswick

Kick off your holidays with live music, wines and other beverages, chocolates of all kinds, buffet dinner; and a live presentation by chocolatier Kir Rodriguez. Chef Kir is a professional pastry chef, instructor and member of the International Culinary Center in New York.

Tickets are $60 per person and may be purchased online with the button below.

Friends Concert Series: Dave Schlossberg, pianist

Sunday, Nov. 10 at 2 p.m.
Meeting Room A/B

Dave Schlossberg will present “Around the World in Music!” Dave will perform his inspired and sophisticated renditions of famous international songs. He will also showcase songs from his solo CD, “A Place Beyond Words.”

Dave is an accomplished pianist and member of numerous musical groups in the New Brunswick area. He especially enjoys Jewish folk music, and also jazz and classical Bach and Chopin. His debut album A Place Beyond Words was awarded a Silver Medal for Outstanding Achievement from the Global Music Awards, and was selected as one the top five albums of 2017.

The Friends of the Library Concert Series presents live musical performances several dates throughout the year. Grant funding has been provided by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders through a grant award from the Middlesex County Cultural and Arts Trust Fund.

Halloween Storytimes and Parades!

There will be two Halloween Parades and Storytimes on Thursday. Oct. 31. Storytimes will take place in the Ellen Gambatese Room. The Parades will begin in the Children’s Department and proceed throughout the Library. Children ages 12 to 36 months (w/caregiver) will participate from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. Children ages 3 to 5 years (w/caregiver) will participate from 11:30 a.m. to Noon.

In our annual Not-So-Scary Storytime and Costume Parade, children and caregivers will read funny stories, parade around the Library, and get a special treat! No registration required, but families must be SBPL cardholders to participate. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

South Brunswick Local History Day

Celebrate local history in South Brunswick on Saturday, Oct. 19th between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the lobby at the South Brunswick Public Library, 110 Kingston Lane in Monmouth Junction.

There will be activities for all ages.

Play an interactive history game to win prizes. Meet Township Historian Ed Belding and members of the South Brunswick Local History Society. Bring your photos and memories to share.  View documents dating back to the 1700s. Browse vintage photographs of local homes and landmarks.

   Author Brian Armstrong will be on hand to discuss his true crime book The Franklin Park Tragedy: A Forgotten Story of Racial Injustice in New Jersey, which has references to South Brunswick in it.

For more information, contact Randall Marsola at

Friends of the Library Concert Series Presents The Pettet Sisters

The Pettet Sisters Concert

Sunday, Sept. 15 at 2 p.m. 

Meeting Room A/B.

The Friends of the Library Concert Series presents The Pettet Sisters on Sunday, Sept. 15 at 2 p.m. in Meeting Room A/B. Bring the whole family; it’s sure to be a good time!

The Pettets will perform a variety of popular vocals in a free, lively concert for music lovers of all ages. Ashley and Kristen have distinguished themselves on Broadway, television, and in movies. They have performed at the White House, can be heard singing in movies including Stepmom, and were featured on the ABC special Sisters in Showbusiness.

For more information about the Pettets, visit http://www.thepettets.com

The Friends of the Library Concert Series presents live musical performances several dates throughout the year.

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Grant funding has been provided by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders through a grant award from the Middlesex County Cultural and Arts Trust Fund.

New Jersey Sales Tax Seminar – Taxation University

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Thursday, May 23rd

10 a.m. – 12 p. m.

The New Jersey State Library is working with the Taxation University. the training and outreach unit of the New Jersey Division of Taxation, to offer workshops for businesses and entrepreneurs in libraries.

This course will teach you about:

  • Taxable products and services
  • New Jersey Exemption Certificates
  • Collecting New Jersey Sales Tax
  • Filing Sales and Use Tax returns

You can register for this event by following this link or by calling the Information Desk at 732-329-400 ext. 7286.

 

The Friends Concert Series: The Abe Ovadio Jazz Trio

Advertisement for the Abe Ovadio Jazz Trio Concert on May 19th at 2pm

Sunday, May 19 at 2 p.m.

Meeting Room A/B

The Trio will present selections from the American Songbook. Guitarist and composer Abe Ovadia holds degrees from Berklee College of Music and New York University’s jazz performance program. He is a recipient of the Best Guitarist of 2016 Award from Hot House Jazz Magazine. The trio also includes Michael Feinberg on bass and Eric Dupont on drums.