Main: Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 1:00 PM. Register at the children's desk.

Kennedy Branch: Wednesday, March 28th at 4:30 PM.

Main: Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 2:30 PM. Admissions and refreshments are free!


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Programs & Events

Mar 24
Easter Egg Hunt - Main Library
Easter Egg Hunt - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library for an Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny. We will also be decorating Easter Eggs so please bring in hard boiled eggs to decorate. Register at the Children's desk.

3/24/2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM View Flyer
Mar 28
Easter Celebration - Kennedy Branch
Easter Celebration - Kennedy Branch

Mayor Nicholas J. Sacco in conjunction with the North Bergen Recreation Department and the North Bergen Free Public Library present to you a EASTER CELEBRATION! This event will take place at the Kennedy Branch Library on Wednesday, March 28th @ 4:30 PM. Join us for an evening of face painting, temporary tattoos, goodie bags and a meet & greet with the Easter Bunny!. We hope to see you there.

3/28/2018 4:30 PM View Flyer
Mar 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, March 28th at 6:30 PM.

3/28/2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Mar 31
Movie of the Month - Main Library
Movie of the Month - Main Library

Come join us for a screening of  "Cars 3".Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world.  Admission and refreshments are FREE!!

3/31/2018 2:30 PM View Flyer
Apr 11
Free Tax Prep / Preparación de Impuestos Gratis
Free Tax Prep / Preparación de Impuestos Gratis

Wednesdays 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
NB Library Kennedy Branch, 2123 Kennedy Blvd.
Wednesdays 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Lawlor Tower, 6121-6131 Grand Ave.
North Bergen residents age 55 or over, OR in possession of proof of disability, with yearly income BELOW $55K. Must bring Identification, Social Security card, tax documents and 2017 tax return (first-time participants only)
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Miércoles 10:00 am - 1:00 PM
Biblioteca de NB – Sucursal Kennedy, 2123 Kennedy Blvd.
Miércoles 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Torre Lawlor, 6121-6131 Grand Ave.
Residentes de North Bergen con 55 años o más O residentes con prueba documentada de discapacidad con ingreso anual menos de $55,000. Debe traer identificación, tarjeta de seguro social (Social Security) y documentos sobre impuestos tanto como la declaración de impuestos del 2017 (solo quienes participan por primera vez)

4/11/2018 10:00 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, and much more! Please click on the links within the text to find out more about these services.

Day Book Club

Latest Feature: Reservoir 13 Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Author: Job McGregor

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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.