Thursday, May 30, 2013


Join us on Tuesdays in June at 6:45 pm  for screenings of  some great mystery and suspense classic films.  The air conditioning is on and the popcorn and soda is on us.  The film series is free and no registration is required.




JUNE 4, 2013
THE WINDOW (1949) (73 min.) Not Rated
Bobby Driscoll stars as a nine-year-old boy who witnesses a murder in his apartment building but no one believes him except the murderers.  This film noir gem also stars Barbara Hale and Arthur Kennedy.

JUNE 11, 2013
THE MAD MISS MANTON (1938) (80 min.) Not Rated
Barbara Stanwyck stars as a daffy socialite who stumbles across a body and recruits some of her high-class friends to help her solve a murder.  This madcap murder mystery also stars Henry Fonda and Hattie McDaniel.

JUNE 18, 2013
THE PEARL OF DEATH (1944) (69 min.) Not Rated
Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce star as the famous detecting duo of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson.  In this case, they must solve a series of murders that are linked to busts of Napoleon.  Based on the characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

JUNE 25, 2013
MURDER AHOY (1964) (83 min.) Not Rated
Margaret Rutherford is back as Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple and this time she is solving a maritime mystery.  This film also features Lionel Jeffries and Stringer Davis.  This was the last Miss Marple film for Margaret Rutherford and she does not disappoint.



Friday, May 17, 2013


The Clarence Dillon Public Library will be offering a series of special events in their Children’s Garden on selected Saturdays.  Puppets, balloon art, magic, music, and/or face painting will be provided to children of all ages on May 18, June 15, July 20, and August 17, 2013.    Please register by calling the Children’s Department of the library at 908-234-2325 ext. 107 or by email at in person at the library.  The programs will be from 10 – 11:30 am and will be held rain or shine.

The Children’s Garden is also open on Tuesdays from 3-4 pm beginning May 14, 2013 and on Saturdays from 10am – 12pm on Saturdays beginning May 18, 2013

Monday, May 6, 2013


The Clarence Dillon Public Library begins an ongoing program of half hour piano recitals by some of the many gifted young piano students in our community.  There will be three programs held on Wednesdays in May beginning at 5:30 pm.  The recitals will be held on May 8, 15, and 22, 2013.  

The programs will be held in the sunny Friends CafĂ© of the library.  There is free admission  and no reservation is needed.  Refreshments will be served but space is limited; first come, first served.