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Main & Branch - Starts Monday, June 19, 2017 at 9:00 AM.

FREE outdoor movies - Check our calendar for details.

Main Library: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 @ 12:00 PM. FREE

James J. Braddock Park Soccer Field - Friday, July 7th @ 11:00 AM (Grades K-5)

Main Library - Wednesday, July 12th @ 12:00 PM.

Kennedy Branch - Friday, July 21, 2017 @ 6:30 PM. FREE.

Main Library - Wednesday, April 12th @6:30 PM.

Main - 3rd Wednesday of every month @ 6:30 PM.

The Library presents Conversational ESL. Contact us today for an appointment!

Main Branch-Saturdays,1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

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Programs & Events

Jun 28
Zumba Classes - Main
Zumba Classes - Main

Dance and get fit! The Main Library located at 8411 Bergenline Ave., is offering a FREE Zumba Class on Wednesday, June 28th at 6:30 PM.

6/28/2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Jul 01
The Right Career For You - Main Library
The Right Career For You - Main Library

The Right Career For You

How to choose the right career for you by utilizing personality tests and by analyzing your skills. 

7/1/2017 11:30 AM View Flyer
Jul 05
LinkedIn - Main Library
LinkedIn - Main Library


LinkedIn is called "The Largest Professional Network" We will cover how to utilize LinkedIn and how it can assist you in job hunting.

7/5/2017 5:30 PM View Flyer
Jul 06
Cinema Under the Stars - Kennedy Branch
Cinema Under the Stars - Kennedy Branch

CINEMA UNDER THE STARS  is back for 2017! Join us for FREE outdoor movies shown on a large screen at different locations around North Bergen. Bring a chair, blanket, snacks and don't forget your family and friends. Free admission, snacks and transportation. Contact the library for more information about transportation.

1. The Lego Batman Movie - North Bergen Recreation Center  on Thursday, June 29th @ 8:30 PM
2.The Secret Life of Pets - Kennedy Branch on Thursday, July 6th @ 8:30 PM
3. Storks - North Bergen Pool on Thursday, August 3rd @ 7:00 PM
4. The Smurfs - Main Library on Thursday, August 10th @ 8:30 PM

7/6/2017 8:30 PM View Flyer
Jul 07
Fun With A Cop - Water Olympics
Fun With A Cop - Water Olympics

The North Bergen Free Public Library, North Bergen Community Policing and the Township of North Bergen present.... FUN WITH A COP, WATER OLYMPICS! Join us at the soccer field located in James J. Braddock Park on Friday, July 7th at 11:00 AM. The event is open to children in Grades K through 5. Transportation will be provided from the Kennedy Branch Library at 10:30 AM the day of the event. For more information please contact the library.

7/7/2017 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM 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, mock interviews, and much more! Please click on the links within the text to find out more about these services.

Day Book Club

Latest Feature: The Snow Child Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Author: Eowyn Ivey

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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.