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The North Bergen Free Public Library exists to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, and strengthen our diverse community. We offer a variety of print and electronic resources, special programs, and timely-services within our warm, user-friendly environment. Learn More...

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Programs & Events

Jul 19
Kids in the Kitchen - Main Library
Kids in the Kitchen - Main Library

Get hands-on and make yummy treats that are out of this world!! Open to North Bergen and Guttenberg kids of all ages. Register a the Youth Services desk. 

7/19/2019 1:00 PM View Flyer
Jul 19
Galaxy Slime - Kennedy Branch
Galaxy Slime - Kennedy Branch

Join us at the Kennedy Branch and make your own...GALAXY SLIME!!. Register at the Circulation Desk. The program is open to North Bergen and Guttenberg kids of all ages.

7/19/2019 1:00 PM View Flyer
Jul 25
Cinema Under the Stars (The Grinch) - Main
Cinema Under the Stars (The Grinch) - Main

CINEMA UNDER THE STARS  is back for 2019! Join us for FREE outdoor movies shown on a large screen at the Main Library and Kennedy Branch.  Bring a chair, blanket, snacks and don't forget your family and friends. Free admission and snacks!

1. The Grinch -  Main Library on Thursday, July 25th @ 8:00 PM
2. Smallfoot - Kennedy Branch on Wednesday, August 14th @ 8:00 PM

7/25/2019 8:00 PM View Flyer
Jul 26
Galaxy Slime - Main Library
Galaxy Slime - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library and make your own...GALAXY SLIME!!. Register at the Youth Services Desk. The program is open to North Bergen and Guttenberg kids of all ages. 

7/26/2019 1:00 PM View Flyer
Aug 07
Mental Health Meet & Greet - Main Library
Mental Health Meet & Greet - Main Library

Hackensack Meridian Health in conjunction with the North Hudson Partnership Initiative, will be at the Main Library on the first Wednesday in June, July and August to hold Mental Health Meet and Greets. There will be FREE admission, refreshments, transportation (registration is required for transportation), and entertainment for children and families. For more information please contact Jeffry Gutierrez (201) 305-3633.

Please contact the North Bergen Library to register for transportation.

8/7/2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer

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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: The Great Alone Author: Kristin Hannah

Main Library Location

Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Guttenberg Resource Center Location

Schedule: 2nd Tuesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Tuesday, August 6, 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.