Share in the excitement of Lunar New Year with the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ). The Montgomery branch has created an informative display featuring world language books, Asian cookbooks, and books written by Asian authors from numerous cultures, including: China, Vietnam, South Korea, and Malaysia, and created a unique take-home craft to encourage celebrations.

“SCLSNJ is fortunate to serve as a gateway to many different cultural exploration opportunities through services, collections, programs, and displays that celebrate diversity and promote inclusivity,” said Manny Miracle, adult services supervisor. “I am so proud to work with a team that relishes finding new ways to connect with our communities and dedicate their considerable talents and efforts to helping customers spark curiosity.”

Explore a few librarian-recommended reads:

Have you read all these books already? SCLSNJ expert librarians are available to help you discover even more book recommendations by emailing Additionally, to further celebrate Lunar New Year, the branch will be hosting a Japanese Tea Ceremony on January 28 at 2 p.m. Registration is requested:

The Montgomery branch is located at 100 Community Drive in Skillman. For questions, call (908) 458-8430 or email To discover all SCLSNJ has to offer, visit or connect with SCLSNJ on FacebookTwitter, or YouTube.