The Wayne Public Library will be closed on Sunday May 28th and Monday May 29th in observance of Memorial Day.
The Children's department librarians provide guidance to parents and children in selecting reading materials, assistance with locating homework resources, and provide creative programs for the children of Wayne, NJ to attend. Stop by the children's reference desk for information on current programs and more!
Contact the Children's & Teens Reference Desk: 973-694-4272 Ext. 5301 or Ext. 5302
Wayne Public Library Policy on Children's Use of the Library
The basic function of the Children's Department is to encourage and facilitate the use of the library by parents, students, adults working with children, and children of all ages. Collections of children's books and materials, a variety of programs, and trained staff are available at the Main Library and the Preakness Branch.

The library hopes that all children will find the library a warm and welcoming place, but it is not the function or purpose of the library to be a child care center while parents or caretakers are outside of the Children's Department or the library. In order to create an environment of safety and maintain an atmosphere where reading and study can be encouraged, the following policy applies:
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Programs are open to Wayne residents only, and are held at the Main library of the Wayne Public Library, unless specified.
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