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Main Library: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Main Library - Wednesday, November 1, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Main & Branch: Registration starts Monday, September 11, 2017 at 9:00 AM.

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

Sep 24
Kennedy Branch 4th Anniversary Carnival
Kennedy Branch 4th Anniversary Carnival

Please join us at the Kennedy Branch on Sunday, September 24th @ 2:00 PM for our 4TH ANNIVERSARY CARNIVAL! There will be rides, food, games and more!

9/24/2017 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM View Flyer
Sep 27
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, September 27th at 6:30 PM.

9/27/2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Sep 27
Acing the Job Interview I - Kennedy Branch
Acing the Job Interview I - Kennedy Branch

Acing the Job Interview I

An overview of the interview process, including how to prepare for the interview; and what to expect during each phase of the interview process. How to follow up after the conclusion of the interview is also reviewed. 

9/27/2017 6:00 PM View Flyer
Sep 30
Movie of the Month - Main
Movie of the Month - Main

Come join us for a screening of  "Pee-Wee's Big Adventure": When eccentric man-child Pee-Wee Herman gets his beloved bike stolen in broad daylight, he sets out across the U.S. on the adventure of his life. Admission and refreshments are FREE!!

9/30/2017 12:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 07
Community Health Fair - Main Library
Community Health Fair - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library on Saturday, October 7, 2017 for a FREE Community Health Fair brought to you by Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center and the North Bergen Free Public Library. Free medical screening and services will be available including blood test screening for Diabetes and Pulmonary Functions Tests. Vision screening will also be available for those who register Please call 201-854-5702 to register for vision testing.View the flier for More information.

10/7/2017 11:00 AM - 3:00 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: The God of Small Things Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Author: Arundhati Roy

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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.