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Make Your Own Recycled/Handmade Paper Journal

Two Sessions and BYO scrap paper, junk mail, newsletters

2023-06-12 12:30:00 2023-06-12 13:30:00 America/New_York Make Your Own Recycled/Handmade Paper Journal DIY at its finest! In this two-session series, you will: 1) Make handmade sheets of paper; and 2) Bind the sheets into a journal or notebook. Roxbury Public Library - Large Meeting Room

Monday, June 12
12:30pm - 1:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-12 12:30:00 2023-06-12 13:30:00 America/New_York Make Your Own Recycled/Handmade Paper Journal DIY at its finest! In this two-session series, you will: 1) Make handmade sheets of paper; and 2) Bind the sheets into a journal or notebook. Roxbury Public Library - Large Meeting Room

Roxbury Public Library

Large Meeting Room

DIY at its finest! In this two-session series, you will: 1) Make handmade sheets of paper; and 2) Bind the sheets into a journal or notebook.

Don't throw that junk mail away!  Save it to make an elegant journal for you or to give as a gift.  Recycle your mail and newsletters into new fresh sheets of paper.

Monday, 6/5 @ 12:30pm, Session One -- make pulp and sheets of paper

Monday, 6/12 @ 12:30pm, Session Two -- bind paper into journals or notebooks

Participants are invited to bring the following, if you have any of these available:

  • old dish towels / tea towels
  • old paper, junk mail and newsletters
  • old wooden picture frames, 8" x 10" or smaller

Session will be led by Sam Fellman.

This series and all programs are made possible by the Friends of the Roxbury Public Library.  Register online or by calling the library at (973) 584-2400.

AGE GROUP: | Seniors | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | General | Crafts & Making |

Roxbury Public Library

comments@roxburylibrary.org
Phone: 973-584-2400
Fax: 973-584-5484
Branch manager
Radwa Ali

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 3:00PM

Tomorrow's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 3:00PM

Mon, Jun 05 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 06 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 07 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 08 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 09 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jun 10 10:00AM to 3:00PM
Sun, Jun 11 10:00AM to 3:00PM

About the branch

The Roxbury Township Public Library is a municipal library serving the communities of Succasunna, Ledgewood, Landing, Berkshire Valley, Port Morris, and Kenvil. Residents of the township are eligible to a free library card which enables access to 2.8 million items across the Morris Library Alliance including digital books, museum passes and more.

Upcoming events

Sat, Jun 10, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Join us for this exciting two part kids event! Part 1: Learn how to make recycled paper Part 2: Turn that paper into cards!
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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Canceled
Sun, Jun 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Sun, Jun 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Sun, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 4:45pm
Large Meeting Room
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Mon, Jun 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Mon, Jun 12, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Large Meeting Room
DIY at its finest! In this two-session series, you will: 1) Make handmade sheets of paper; and 2) Bind the sheets into a journal or notebook.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 13, 9:00am - 10:00am
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Tue, Jun 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Tue, Jun 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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Tue, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Wed, Jun 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
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Wed, Jun 14, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
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Wed, Jun 14, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Wed, Jun 14, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
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Wed, Jun 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Wed, Jun 14, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Room 1
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Thu, Jun 15, 10:15am - 11:45am
Talmage Quiet Room
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Thu, Jun 15, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
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Thu, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Roxbury Library
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Thu, Jun 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Large Meeting Room
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Thu, Jun 15, 6:30pm - 7:55pm
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Canceled
Fri, Jun 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Come check out our latest movie screening. We bring the big screen, and you bring the snacks!

Sat, Jun 17, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Gazebo
Climb into different kinds of trucks, get your face painted, sign up for Summer Reading, and more!

Sun, Jun 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Mon, Jun 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Mon, Jun 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Enjoy a movie every Monday afternoon! Bring your own snacks and relax in the cool library.

Mon, Jun 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Gazebo
E’lissa Jones is a beautiful singer, songwriter, violinist, pianist & guitarist. A talented artist with a wide range, her songs embrace audiences with powerful melodies & expressive lyrics.

Mon, Jun 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Meets the 3rd Monday of the month at 7 pm. Register online or call the library at 973 584-2400

Tue, Jun 20, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room 1
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Tue, Jun 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
Large Meeting Room
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Tue, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Gazebo,Large Meeting Room
Weekly crafts for ages 5 and up.
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Tue, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
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Tue, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Large Meeting Room
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Wed, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Gazebo,Large Meeting Room
Books, music, and movement for ages 35 months and younger.

Wed, Jun 21, 11:15am - 11:45am
Gazebo,Large Meeting Room
Books, music, and movement for ages 3 years and older.

Wed, Jun 21, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
All are welcome to learn and play Mah Jongg.

Wed, Jun 21, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
Get homework help from volunteer high school students!

Wed, Jun 21, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
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Wed, Jun 21, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
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This event is full

Wed, Jun 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Monthly Meeting of the Roxbury Coin Club. Everyone welcome.

Wed, Jun 21, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Thu, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Gazebo,Children's Room
Come build with us at the library!

Thu, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Large Meeting Room,Gazebo
Weekly crafts for ages 5 and up.
Registration opens Monday, June 12 2023 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Gazebo,Teen Room
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Thu, Jun 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Come dance away the calories to Zumba! No experience necessary. and get ready for some serious FUN!

Thu, Jun 22, 6:30pm - 7:55pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
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Thu, Jun 22, 6:55pm - 8:30pm
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Fri, Jun 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Gazebo
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Registration opens Monday, June 12 2023 at 12:00am

Fri, Jun 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Gazebo
Develop strength, balance, coordination, and mobility while moving smartly and confidently through obstacles with PKFit. Unleash the inner ninja!
Registration opens Monday, June 12 2023 at 12:00am

Fri, Jun 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Come check out our latest movie screening. We bring the big screen, and you bring the snacks!

Sat, Jun 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Room
Sing and play instruments (provided) along with Banjo Bob and favorite children's songs! For all ages.

Sun, Jun 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Mon, Jun 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Mon, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
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Rescheduled
Mon, Jun 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
New date Monday, July 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Mon, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Mon, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Tue, Jun 27, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room 1
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Tue, Jun 27, 11:00am - 11:30am
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Tue, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Wed, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Books, music, and movement for ages 35 months and younger.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:15am - 11:45am
Gazebo,Large Meeting Room
Books, music, and movement for ages 3 years and older.

Wed, Jun 28, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
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All are welcome to learn and play Mah Jongg.

Wed, Jun 28, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
Get homework help from volunteer high school students!

Wed, Jun 28, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
Get homework help from volunteer high school students!

Wed, Jun 28, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
Get homework help from volunteer high school students!

Wed, Jun 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
All meetings open to the public. Zoom room information:

Dial by location:

+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

+1 646 876 9923 US (New York)

Meeting ID: 899 8414 3772

Passcode: 781756


Wed, Jun 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Curious about meditation and not sure where to begin? Or want to go deeper with what you are doing now? This four-part series explores a variety of meditation practices and making meditation a habit.

Wed, Jun 28, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Roxbury Library
Sign up for an exciting virtual chat with the author of your favorite book.Register

Wed, Jun 28, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Thu, Jun 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Gazebo,Children's Room
Come build with us at the library!

Thu, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Large Meeting Room,Gazebo
Weekly crafts for ages 5 and up.
Registration opens Monday, June 19 2023 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Come dance away the calories to Zumba! No experience necessary. and get ready for some serious FUN!

Thu, Jun 29, 6:30pm - 7:55pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
Smart Recovery is an addiction recovery support group. If you want to know more or attend a meeting, please contact marilyn.kahn@roxburylibrary.org or call Marilyn at the library at 973-584-2400.

Fri, Jun 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Unlikely heroes must work together to save the planet from a super-polluter! Volunteers conduct experiments about the changing states of matter, air pressure, the laws of motion, and more!
Registration opens Monday, June 19 2023 at 12:00am

Fri, Jun 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Come check out our latest movie screening. We bring the big screen, and you bring the snacks!

Fri, Jun 30, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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What flavor Oreo is your favorite? Have you tried them all?
Registration opens Monday, June 19 2023 at 12:00am

Sun, Jul 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Mon, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Mon, Jul 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
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Mon, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Enjoy a movie every Monday afternoon! Bring your own snacks and relax in the cool library.

Mon, Jul 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Have fun with tie dye this month! Bring something you want to tie dye, we'll provide the supplies!
Registration opens Monday, June 19 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Gazebo,Large Meeting Room
Books, music, and movement for ages 35 months and younger.

Wed, Jul 05, 11:15am - 11:45am
Gazebo,Large Meeting Room
Books, music, and movement for ages 3 years and older.

Wed, Jul 05, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
All are welcome to learn and play Mah Jongg.

Wed, Jul 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Walter Hill shares World War II history of Cranford, NJ native Curtis Cullin's Rhino Plow, which aided the Allies in their "Breakout from Normandy" in 1944.

Wed, Jul 05, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Room 2
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Thu, Jul 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Gazebo,Children's Room
Come build with us at the library!

Thu, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Large Meeting Room,Gazebo
Weekly crafts for ages 5 and up.
Registration opens Monday, June 26 2023 at 12:00am

Thu, Jul 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Gazebo,Teen Room
Create, plan, and host programs for teens in the library. Snacks are provided!

Thu, Jul 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Come dance away the calories to Zumba! No experience necessary. and get ready for some serious FUN!

Thu, Jul 06, 6:30pm - 7:55pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
Smart Recovery is an addiction recovery support group. If you want to know more or attend a meeting, please contact marilyn.kahn@roxburylibrary.org or call Marilyn at the library at 973-584-2400.

Fri, Jul 07, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Large Meeting Room
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Registration is now closed

Fri, Jul 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Gazebo,Children's Room
With nothing more than a trunk full of props, Jester Jim will have you cracking up in your seat. Juggling, balancing, and beatboxing, this show is packed with fun and excitement.
Registration opens Monday, June 26 2023 at 12:00am

Fri, Jul 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Dr. Wolfe Room
Do you enjoy cooking, sharing ideas, and kitchen tips? Discover new cookbooks and connect with other adventurous cooks and bakers. Each month we’ll explore a different theme through sharing a recipe.

Fri, Jul 07, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Large Meeting Room
Come check out our latest movie screening.

Sun, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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Mon, Jul 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Practice speaking with friendly people who are also working on improving their English.

Mon, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room
Enjoy a movie every Monday afternoon! Bring your own snacks and relax in the cool library.