Main Library - Saturday, March 25th @ 11:00 AM.

Resgistration starts on Monday, March 27th @ 9:00 AM.

Main Library - Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Main Library: Saturday, March 25th @ 2:30 pm. Admission and refreshments are free.

Main Branch every Tues & Sat. Kennedy Branch every Weds. Call For Appointment

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

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Programs & Events

Mar 25
Makers Day 2017 - Main Library
Makers Day 2017 - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library on Saturday, March 25th @ 11:00 AM for MAKERS DAY!! Makers Day celebrates making using traditional tools as well as technology, promoting learning through doing. Activities will include paper marbling, painting, jewerly making, cooking, Playstation VR, duct tape wallets, book folding 3D printing, sewing, Blockscool, all natural face masks and scrubs, bath bombs, lotion making, face painting and MORE! All ages are welcome.

3/25/2017 11:00 AM View Flyer
Mar 25
Movie of the Month - Main
Movie of the Month - Main

Come join us for a screening of  "Moana".  In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. Admission and refreshments are FREE!!

3/25/2017 2:30 PM View Flyer
Mar 27
Program Registration (Main & Branch)
Program Registration (Main & Branch)

Don't forget to register for the Baby/Early Childhood/Teen Spring Programs! Registration begins on March 27, 2017 at 9:00 AM. Programs start on April 3, 2017 and end on June 17th. . View the flier for a complete listing of programs. 


3/27/2017 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
Apr 01
Shara B Concert Event - Main Library
Shara B Concert Event - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library where Shara B a North Bergen teacher and vocalist will be performing popular cover songs and her single "Walk Away". This is a FREE event. "Walk Away" can be found on Itunes.

4/1/2017 3:00 PM View Flyer
Apr 03
Savvy Social Security Planning for Women - Branch
Savvy Social Security Planning for Women - Branch

What women need to know to
maximize retirement income.
Learn the answers to your questions:
• How an I maximize my Social Security Benefits?
• Are there survivor benefits if my husband or ex-husband dies?
• If I get divorced, are there divorced-spouse benefits?
• How can I best coordinate retirement benefits with my husband?
• What Social Security planning should I consider before remarrying?
And more...

4/3/2017 6:30 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: United Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Author: Cory Booker

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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.