Upcoming Events at The Raritan Library
54 E Somerset Street Raritan (908) 725-0413
Adult Program: Hidden Spring Lavender Farm
Tuesday, May 16th @2:00pm
Join the owner of Hidden Spring Lavender Farm,
as she discusses the health benefits of
pure lavender and talks about how she
started the farm. Learn how to grow your
own lavender and maintain it.
Lavender is known to help people relax. The scent
helps lower your heart rate and blood pressure.
Registration is required. Call library to register.
Wine Cork Flag Craft
Thursday, May 25th @6:00pm
Join instructor, Irene Mortko, in a class making
a U.S. flag made out of wine corks….a fun
project just in time for all
our upcoming patriotic holidays.
A $5.00 fee applies for materials
only-payable at time of registration.
Sign up early since classes fill up quickly.

Registration is required. Call library to register.
Adult Movie Matinee: La La Land
Tuesday, June 6th @2:00pm
La La Land tells the story of Mia (Emma Stone),
an aspiring actress, and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling),
a dedicated jazz musician, who are struggling to make
ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts.
Set in modern day Los Angeles, this original musical about
everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams.
La La Land received 6 Academy Awards.
Emma Stone won an Oscar for her role as Mia.
Run time: 2 hours & 8 minutes
Light refreshments will be served.
Registration is required. Call library to register.
Adult Movie: On The Town
Thursday, June 8th @6:30pm
New York, New York. It’s a wonderful town . . .
especially when sailors Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, and Jules Munshin
have a 24-hour shore leave to see the sights . . . and when those sights
include Ann Miller, Betty Garrett and Vera-Ellen.
This 1949 classic opened filmmaker’s eyes
as to what could be done on location.
Wonderful music, dancing and terrific film shots are at its best.
Run time: 98 minutes. Refreshments served.
Registration is required. Call library to register.
Library Book Sale
Friday, June 16th @10:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, June 17th @ 10:00am to 2:00pm
The "Friends of the Raritan Public Library"
will be holding its annual book sale on
Friday, June 16th from 10:00am to 4:00pm and
Saturday, June 17th from 10:00am to 2:00pm.
Fiction, non-fiction, large print and children’s books,
DVD’s and CD’s will be sold at bargain prices.
Call (908) 725-0413 for further information.
Now on sale at the library
John Basilone
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