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Main Library: Children's Author Event. Tuesday, February 4th at 4 PM.

Main Library: Tuesday, February 11, 2019 at 4PM. Grades 5 and up.

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Programs & Events

Jan 28
Teen Advisory Board - Main Library
Teen Advisory Board - Main Library

Join the Teen Advisory Board!! These meetings are open to students in grades 7 and up.  Please register at the children's desk.

1/28/2020 4:00 PM View Flyer
Feb 04
Children's Author Event - Main Library
Children's Author Event - Main Library

Join us in the Children's Department and listen to a special reading of the fantastic picture book "Earth Day, A Universal Bedtime Story", by local author, Barbara Lee George! You will also have the opportunity to ask questions and meet the author.

2/4/2020 4:00 PM View Flyer
Feb 11
KPOP & Cake Pops - Main Library
KPOP & Cake Pops - Main Library

Calling all kpop stans! Join us to watch music videos and talk about your bias while making yummy cake pops! There will be a raffle in honor of J-Hope's Birthday! This program is open to North Bergen and Guttenberg students in 5th grade and up.


Please register at the Youth Services Desk.

2/11/2020 4:00 PM View Flyer
Feb 13
Eating Healthy for Valentine's Day- Main Library
Eating Healthy for Valentine's Day- Main Library

Learn how to make a healthy meal for your loved one! Join us for a workshop hosted by Ashley Gayed from Shop Rite.

2/13/2020 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Feb 22
Movie of the Month - Main Library
Movie of the Month - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library for a screening of  "Playing With Fire" A crew of rugged firefighters meet their match when attempting to rescue three rambunctious kids. Admission and refreshments are FREE!!

2/22/2020 1:30 PM View Flyer

Day Book Club

Latest Feature: Before We Were Yours Author: Lisa Wingate

Main Library Location

Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Guttenberg Resource Center Location

Schedule: 2nd Tuesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Tuesday, February 11, 2020

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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.