Thanksgiving Day is Thursday, November 28.
- All Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ) branches will close at 5 p.m. on November 27.
- All Library branches will be closed on November 28.
- On November 29, the Bridgewater branch will be open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; the Hillsborough and Warren Twp. branches will be open from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. All other branches will be closed.
- All Library branches will be open regular hours on November 30.
Browse our collection and explore the history of Thanksgiving with SCLSNJ:
- “Making Haste From Babylon: The Mayflower Pilgrims and Their World, a New History” by Nick Bunker
- “Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War” by Nathaniel Philbrick
- “Mayflower Lives: Pilgrims in a New World and the Early American Experience” by Martyn J. Whittock
- “The Mayflower: The Families, the Voyage, and the Founding of America” by Rebecca Fraser
- “Thanksgiving: The Biography of an American Holiday” by James W. Baker
- “They Came for Freedom: The Forgotten, Epic Adventure of the Pilgrims” by Jay Milbrandt
- And more: catalog.sclsnj.org.