Main Library - Thursday, April 25, 2019  from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Main: Saturday, April 27th at 1:00 PM. FREE!

Main Library: Movie of the Month, Saturday, April 27th @1:30 PM. FREE!

Kennedy Branch: Saturday, May 11, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM

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Programs & Events

Apr 24
Zumba - Main Library
Zumba - Main Library

Dance and get fit! Zumba classes are held on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. The next class will be held Wednesday, April 24th at 6:30 PM.

4/24/2019 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Apr 25
Community Job Fair - Main Library
Community Job Fair - Main Library

The North Bergen Free Public Library will be hosting a community  Job Fair. The event will take place at the Main Library on Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. FREE professional business portraits will be taken at the event.  For more information about the event please email 

4/25/2019 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM View Flyer
Apr 26
Night at the Library - Main Library
Night at the Library - Main Library

Play games, sing karaoke, watch movie, eat snacks and maybe event sleep during this sleepover at the library!! This event is open North Bergen and Guttenberg residents ages 12 to 14. Registration is required at the Youth Services Desk. 

4/26/2019 8:00 PM - 9:00 AM View Flyer
Apr 27
Movie of the Month - Main Library
Movie of the Month - Main Library

Come join us for a screening of  "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse". Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities. Admission and refreshments are FREE!!

4/27/2019 1:30 PM View Flyer
Apr 27
Super Drawing Contest
Super Drawing Contest

Win a chance for your artwork to be featured on a super limited edition bookmark! Super Bookmarks will be available at our 3rd annual comic book celebration on Saturday, June 15, 2019.

Cannot include any licensed characters
Must be something comic, anime, cartoon or video game related.
Must be no larger than 8.5x11.
Can be digital or traditional art.

HOW TO ENTER: On Instagram, Tag artwork with @nbplibrary or submit your artwork to the reference desk. All artwork must be submitted by April 27th. 

Voting will take place from April 28th through May 4th and the winner will be announced on May 6th.

4/27/2019 9:00 AM View Flyer

Career Connections

NJ Career Connections
With New Jersey Career Connections you can now visit the library for all your career development needs! Featuring open hours for one-on-one assistance, databases, job fairs, career workshops, public-access career laptops, and much more! Please click on the links within the text to find out more about these services.

Day Book Club

Latest Feature: Beautiful Boy Author: David Sheff

Main Library Location

Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Guttenberg Resource Center Location

Schedule: 2nd Tuesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Tuesday, June 11, 2019

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Becoming a Member of the NBPL

Anyone who lives, goes to school, owns property, or is employed in North Bergen or Guttenberg, is entitled to a library card from the North Bergen Public Library.

A library card will be issued free of charge upon the presentation of two (2) acceptable forms of identification (driver's license, phone/electric bill, lease etc.) with a proof of residency.

A signature of a parent or guardian is required for children. The North Bergen library card will be honored in all Hudson County and BCCLS libraries for North Bergen residents however Guttenberg residents will have borrowing privileges in Hudson County libraries only.