Note:

Main Library will open Sundays from 1-5pm starting Feb. 1st. Kennedy Branch will open until 8pm on Mondays starting in Feb.

 

Save yourself a trip to the newstand-read your favorite magazine online.

Main - Night of comedy with Alonzo Bodden on March 15th @ 5pm. Doors open 4:30pm

Kennedy-Art Classes start Jan 12; Every 1st & 3rd Monday of every month ages 6-12 yrs old.

Kennedy - Curso de 10 semanas todos los Jueves, Comienza 29 de Enero; 6:30 pm

Main - Curso de 10 semanas todos los Sabados, Comienza 10 de Enero; 10:00am

Kennedy Branch - Play Tunes every Mondays at 6PM. Babies to 1st graders are welcome!

Check our programs and events calandar for a new medical seminar every month.

Main Branch-Saturdays,1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Kennedy Branch-Thursdays 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

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Jan 29
Ingles Para Principiante - Kennedy
Ingles Para Principiante - Kennedy

Se presenta en la Biblioteca de North Bergen en Kennedy Blvd. "Ingles Para Principiantes" todos los jueves a 6:30 PM. Comienza el 29 de enero y es un curso de 10 semanas que se ofrece como un servicio a la comunidad para personas que deseen aprender ingles. Favor registrarse en persona en el Reference Desk.

1/29/2015 6:30 PM - 12:00 AM View Flyer
Feb 11
Wellness Wednesdays - Cardiac Health - Main
Wellness Wednesdays - Cardiac Health - Main

Come join us for information on your Cardiac Health for this free bi-lingual event.  The speaker is Dr. Stephen Angeli form Holy Name Medical Center Cardioilogist.

2/11/2015 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
Feb 12
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main

Join us for a screening of “Gone Girl,” the 2014 American thriller film directed by David Fincher and adapted from Gillian Flynn’s 2012 novel.  Set in the Midwest, the story begins as a mystery about a man whose wife has gone missing and the events after. The film stars Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, and Neil Patrick Harris among others.

2/12/2015 1:00 PM - 12:00 AM View Flyer
Feb 13
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy

Join us for a screening of “Gone Girl,” the 2014 American thriller film directed by David Fincher and adapted from Gillian Flynn’s 2012 novel.  Set in the Midwest, the story begins as a mystery about a man whose wife has gone missing and the events after. The film stars Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, and Neil Patrick Harris among others.

2/13/2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM View Flyer
Mar 11
Wellness Wednesdays - Colorectal Health - Main
Wellness Wednesdays - Colorectal Health - Main

Find out about Colorectal Health at a free bilingual event. The speaker is Dr. Peter Caride, a gastroenterologist at Holy Name Medical Center.

3/11/2015 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer

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Day Book Club

Latest Feature: A Permanent Member of the Family Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm (The Adult Book Club will not meet in February.) Next Meeting: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 2-3pm Author: Russell Banks

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