NJPAC Community Engagement Presents Books on the Move!

2018-2019 Season

Join NJPAC Teaching Artist Wincey Terry in a free reading of Mambo King, the inspiring true storyabout Tito Puente about his road from Spanish Harlem to the GRAMMY Awards. This bilingual program will allow young listeners to role play parts of the book, complete arts and crafts activities and enjoy dance steps and drum rhythms of the Mambo and Cha-Cha.


To RSVP, click on your library below: 

Past Books on the Move Events

  • Maplewood Memorial Library

    10/30/2018 @ 4PM

    Irvington Public Library

    51 Baker Street, Children's Room, Maplewood, NJ 07040 

  • Newark Public Library

    11/3/2018 @ 4PM

    Newark Public School

    5 Washington Street, P.O. Box 630 Newark, NJ 07101

  • Irvington Public Library

    11/17/18 @ 1PM

    Irvington Public Library

    5 Civic Square, Irvington, NJ 07111

  • Newark Public Library Weequahic Branch
    ​​​​​​This event has been postponed due to the observance of former President George H.W. Bush's passing.
  • Union Public Library

    12/8/18 @ 12-2PM

    Union Public Library

    1980 Morris Ave, Union, NJ 07083

  • Newark Vailsburg Branch

    1/9/2019 @ 4PM

    Newark North End Branch Library 

    75 Alexander Street, Newark, NJ

  • East Orange Public Library

    2/16/2019 @ 10AM

    East Orange Public Library

    21 South Arlington Avenue, East Orange, NJ

  • West Caldwell Public Library

    2/23/2019 @ 10AM

    West Caldwell Public Library

    30 Clinton Road West Caldwell, NJ 

  • Jersey City Public Library Cunningham Branch

    2/23/2019 @ 1:30PM

    275 MLK Drive., Jersey City, NJ 07305

  • Newark Public Library North End Branch

    2/27/2019  4PM
    Newark Public Library North End Branch
    722 Summer Ave, Newark, NJ

Generous support provided by ADP, official Community Engagement Partner of NJPAC.
Sponsored by GOYA