Main Library - Wednesday, November 9, 2016 from 10 AM to 2 PM.

Haunted Stacks - Friday, Oct. 28, @ Main Library at 4:00 p.m.

Kennedy Branch - Monday, October 31st @ 4:00 PM

Main - Create a new project on the 4th Thursday of every month at 1:00 PM.


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

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Learn-a-Test - free practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and more.

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

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Oct 25
Arts and Crafts Class - Kennedy Branch
Arts and Crafts Class - Kennedy Branch

Join us at the Kennedy Branch for a FREE Arts and Crafts Class on Tuesday, October 25th @ 4:00 PM. All ages are welcome.

10/25/2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 26
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 26th at 6:30 PM.

10/26/2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Oct 27
DIY Craft Day - Main Library
DIY Craft Day - Main Library

Create a new DIY project on the 4th Thursday of every month. Sign-up at the Reference desk.

10/27/2016 1:00 AM - 2:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 28
Haunted Stacks - Main
Haunted Stacks - Main

The North Bergen Public Library presents “Haunted Stacks” on Friday, October 28, 2016 at the Main Library, 8411 Bergenline Ave., at 4:00 p.m. Non-scary entertainment will be provided.

10/28/2016 4:00 PM View Flyer
Oct 31
Halloween Fun & Fright - Kennedy Branch
Halloween Fun & Fright - Kennedy Branch

The North Bergen Public Library proudly presents "Halloween Fun & Fright", andevening of magic, and our frightfully fun haunted house (chickens beware). The event will take place on Thursday, October 31, 2016 at 4 p.m. The Kennedy Branch is located at 2123 Kennedy Blvd.

10/31/2016 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: The Power of Habit Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Author: Charles Duhigg

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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.