Main Branch - Wednesday, September. 21st & Tuesday. October 18th from 4 - 7 p.m.

Main Library - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11TH @ 2:00 PM.

Main - Memory Loss and Alzheimer's Disease - Wednesday, Oct. 5th @ 6PM.


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Oct 05
Well-Being Wednesdays - Main Library
Well-Being Wednesdays - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library on Wednesday, October 5th at 6:00 PM for the next installment of our Well-Being Wednesdays" series. In this seminar you will learn about memory loss and Alzheimer's Disease.

Memory loss that disrupts everyday life is not a normal part of aging. This seminar will explore the difference between normal age-related memory changes and abnormal changes that are associated with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, including some of the common warning signs. The Presentation also reviews the importance of receiving a thorough diagnostic evaluation when symptoms first arise, current treatment options, and research regarding healthy aging.

Bus transportation will be provided from the Kennedy Branch the day of the event. Please contact the library to put your name on the list. Admission is free and refreshments will be provided.

This event is brought to you by Hackensack UMC Palisades Hospital and Alzheimer's New Jersey

10/5/2016 6:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 12
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, October 12th at 6:30 PM.

10/12/2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Oct 12
Free Narcan Training - Main Library
Free Narcan Training - Main Library

The Hudson County Department of Health and Human Services in conjunction with the Department of Health and Social Services of North Bergen are hosting a FREE NARCAN TRAINING.

Register Early! Availability is limited to the First 15 people who register. Don’t wait and miss out!

Please RSVP to :
Don Hebert
973-625-1998 X18

10/12/2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 13
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy

Join us for a screening of "Money Monster" starring, George Clooney and Julia Roberts. Financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor takes over their studio.  Admission and refreshments are FREE!!

10/13/2016 12:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 13
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main

Join us for a screening of “The Shallows" starring "Blake Lively". A mere 200 yards from shore, surfer Nancy is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey to safety becoming the ultimate contest of wills.  Refreshments will be provided.

10/13/2016 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, 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: Timeless Love, Morgenthau, and Me Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - The meeting will be held on the second Tuesday just for the month of October. Author: Lucinda Franks

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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.