Kennedy Branch Dec. 13th @ 4:00 pm & Main Branch, Dec.15th @ 4:00 pm

Main Library: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Branch: Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Main: Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Main Library: Saturday, December 23rd at 12:30 PM. Free admission and refreshments.

Main - 3rd Wednesday of every month @ 6:30 PM.

The Library presents Conversational ESL. Contact us today for an appointment!

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

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Programs & Events

Dec 13
Holiday Celebration - Kennedy Branch
Holiday Celebration - Kennedy Branch

Join us for our 5th Annual Holiday Celebration at the Kennedy Branch featuring Santa! The event will take place on Wednesday, December 13th @ 4:00 PM. 

12/13/2017 4:00 PM View Flyer
Dec 13
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, December 13th at 6:30 PM.

12/13/2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Dec 13
Retirement Benefit Workshop - Main Library
Retirement Benefit Workshop - Main Library


Learn about:

  • my Social Security Benefits & Online Enrollment
  • Entitlement for Retirement, Survivors, Spouse and Children Benefits
  • How Retirement affects Disability
  • Earnings
  • Answering General Questions!
12/13/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM View Flyer
Dec 14
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main

Join us for a screening of "The Glass Castle" A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who's an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who would stir the children's imagination with hope as a distraction to their poverty. Refreshments will be provided.

12/14/2017 1:00 PM View Flyer
Dec 15
Holiday Celebration - Main
Holiday Celebration - Main

Join us for our Annual Holiday Celebration at the Main Library, 8411 Bergenline Ave. Meet and greet Santa, and take home a goodie bag!

12/15/2017 4:00 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: Sisters In Law Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 Author: Linda Hirshman

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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.