Summer Reading Program

June 3 – July 31 – Programs for Children, Teens and Adults

Read Books and win Prizes!

Family Drop-in activities each week, Tuesday – Saturday

Thursday Story Times @ 10:30 am June 20, 27 & July 11

Miss Kim’s Amazing Animals – Wed. July 24, 1 pm

Chess Club

Thursdays 4-5:30 pm

Are you interested in playing chess? The library hosts a Chess Club every Thursday. Players of all ages and abilities are welcome to join us. Experienced players will mentor those who are new to the game. Stop in anytime between 4-5:30 pm and join the fun!

Lego Drop In

Families and children can come to the Library to build and play with Legos. Completed projects will be put on display at the Library. Stop at the front desk to ask for a bin of Legos, then find a spot in the Library to create a project.


The new Monarch2Go App is here! Apple iOS users should have already seen an update. Android users will need to delete the old app and download the new one from the Play Store. The new app includes a really convenient curbside pickup feature. Ask staff if you need help or a demonstration!

hoopla Digital

hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by the Cedar Grove Public Library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. hoopla is like having your public library at your fingertips. Anytime. Anywhere. You need to have a library card issued by the Cedar Grove Public Library in order to use this service.

Create an Account

  • Go to
  • Click “Sign Up Now”
  • Enter your email address and create a password
  • Select “Cedar Grove Public Library
  • ”Enter your library card number and pin number (last 4 digits of your phone number)

Browse and Checkout

  • Browse or search for a title. Once you have made your selection, select “Borrow.”
  • There are never any waiting lists.
  • See a title and check it out!You can find your current titles under “My Hoopla” – “Currently Borrowed.”
  • Each cardholder may check out up to 5 titles per month. The count starts over on the 1st of every month.

Checkout Periods

  • Movies, TV shows and videos: 72 hours (3 days)
  • Music albums: 1 week (7 days)
  • Audiobooks: 3 weeks (21 days)
  • eBooks and Comics: 3 weeks (21 days)

Download the App

Click below to add the app to your smartphone or smart device:

Universal Class

Learn something new today! Universal Class offers hundreds of online CE classes. The courses include lessons, exams, assignments, discussion boards and real assessments of your progress. Earn a certificate documenting your CEUs, contact hours, and course completion. Build your online portfolio and share your achievements with others. All courses are self-paced. This means you can learn when you want on your own time. You do not need to be online at a specific date or time.

Getting Started

Go to

  1. Scroll down and click on the green “Register Now!” button
  2. Fill out the registration form to create your account
  3. Search for a class that interests you
  4. Click on the course and click the green “+Join This Course” button
  5. Choose whether you want to join the Certificate Class or the Video Only Course
  6. Click the green “Enter Course” button to start your class
  7. Take your class at your own pace and on your own time