Main Branch - Star Wars Reads Day, October 10, 2015 @ 12 p.m.

Main Branch - Free Zumba Classes on Sunday, Oct. 18th, Nov. 1st and Dec. 6th.

Main Branch - Acoustic Soloist Jason Liebman @ the Library, Nov. 4, 2015 @ 7pm

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

Main Branch - Join us for Yoga at the Library 8411 Bergenline Ave., Thursdays @ 9am

Main Branch - Macy's Job Fair - Tuesday, Oct. 6 & Oct. 13, from 4 - 6 p.m.

Kennedy-Art Classes start Jan 12; Every 1st & 3rd Monday of every month ages 6-12 yrs old.

Main Branch-Saturdays,1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Kennedy Branch-Thursdays 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.


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Oct 10
Star Wars Reads Day - Main
Star Wars Reads Day - Main

Celebrate Star Wars Reads Day at the North Bergen Free Public Library’s Main Branch, 8411 Bergenline Ave., on  October 10, 2015 at 12 p.m. Don’t Underestimate the Power of Reading.

10/10/2015 12:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 13
Macy’s Job Fair
Macy’s Job Fair

Macy’s Logistics and Operations, Secaucus, NJ is now hiring Seasonal Picking and Packing associates! There will be a job fair at the North Bergen Library Main Branch, 8411 Bergenline Ave., on October 6, 2015 and October 13, 2015 from 4 to 6 p.m. More information below.

10/13/2015 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 14
Wellness Wednesday:Colorectal Cancer Update - Main
Wellness Wednesday:Colorectal Cancer Update - Main

Free Bilingual Event - Call 201-833-3336 to register
Speaker: Peter Caride, MD, Gastroenterologist, Holy Name Medical Center

The number of people in the U.S. diagnosed annually with colorectal cancer has been declining due to heightened awareness of early detection and prevention. Still, an estimated 130,000 people were diagnosed with the disease in 2014. We invite you to learn about colorectal cancer, including the latest research on guidelines to help prevent and treat it.

10/14/2015 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 18
Zumba Classes - Main
Zumba Classes - Main

Dance and get fit! The Main Library located at 8411 Bergenline Ave., is offering FREE Zumba Classes that will be held Sunday, October 18th, November 1st and December 6th at 1:30 PM.

10/18/2015 12:00 AM View Flyer
Oct 24
Movie of the Month - Main
Movie of the Month - Main

Come join us for a screening of "Hotel Transylvania," the 2012 American 3D computer animated fantasy comedy that tells a story of Count Dracula, "who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teen-aged daughter."

10/24/2015 2:30 PM View Flyer

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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.