Main Library: Saturday, June 23rd from 11 AM to 4 PM. FREE!!

Main Library & Kennedy Branch - Monday, June 25th @ 1:30 PM

Summer Program registration starts Mon., June 18th!!! Check the fliers for details.

Register for One Book North Bergen today! 

Bring your overdue "North Bergen" items back from June 17-30 and get your fines waived!

Kennedy Branch: Friday, June 22nd at 6:00 PM. Admission, drinks and popcorn are free.

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Programs & Events

Jun 22
Free Movie Screening - Kennedy Branch
Free Movie Screening - Kennedy Branch

Please join us at the Kennedy Branch for a free screening of the movie " A Wrinkle in Time". After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him. Popcorn and drinks will be provided for free. 

6/22/2018 6:00 PM View Flyer
Jun 23
NB Comic Con 2018
NB Comic Con 2018

Join us at the Main Library for "NB Comic Con 2018"!! There will be a costume contest, video games, raffle prizes, special guests and more!!! Please feel free to dressup. Don't miss what is sure to be a spectacular event. All ages are welcome!

6/23/2018 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM View Flyer
Jun 25
Summer Reading Club Sign-up & Ice Cream Party
Summer Reading Club Sign-up & Ice Cream Party

Join us at the Main Library and Kennedy Branch for our Summer Reading Club Sign-ups and Ice Cream Parties!! You must sign-up to participate in the Ice Cream Party. This event is open to grades Pre-K to High School. The events start and 1:30 PM at both library locations.

6/25/2018 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM View Flyer
Jun 30
Amnesty @ NBPL!
Amnesty @ NBPL!

The North Bergen Free Public Library will be holding an Amnesty event for North Bergen and Guttenberg residents.  Return your overdue “North Bergen” library books from June 17, 2018 through June 30, 2018 and we will waive your fines.  Books can be returned at either the Main Library or the Kennedy Branch. For more information please call (201) 869-4715.

6/30/2018 9:00 AM - 8:00 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: American Fire Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 (The meeting will not be held on Wednesday in July.) Author: Monica Hesse

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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.