Main: African Clay Mask Workshop. Ages 5-10. Registration is required.

Main: Friday, March 2nd  @ 4:30pm & Branch: Tuesday March 6th @ 4:30pm

Main Library: Treating and Preventing Colds and Pneumonia. Wed., Mar. 7th at 6PM

REGISTER TODAY!! Registration ends January 24, 2018. See flier for details.


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Feb 23
African Clay Mask Workshop - Main Library
African Clay Mask Workshop - Main Library

Singing, dancing, the use of maps and role-play are all tools of this hands-on workshop, which provides genuine insight into African culture and culminates with each child designing, creating and decorating his/her very own clay mask. Open to ages 5 to 10. Register at the children's desk. Space is limited

2/23/2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM View Flyer
Feb 24
Movie of the Month - Main Library
Movie of the Month - Main Library

Come join us for a screening of  "Happy Death Day". A college student must relive the day of her murder over and over again, in a loop that will end only when she discovers her killer's identity. Admission and refreshments are FREE!!

2/24/2018 2:30 PM View Flyer
Feb 28
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, February 28th at 6:30 PM.

2/28/2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Mar 02
 Dr. Seuss Celebration - Main Library
Dr. Seuss Celebration - Main Library

Join us for the North Bergen Public Library’s “Dr. Seuss Celebration” on Friday, March 2, 2018 at the Main Library, 8411 Bergenline Ave., beginning at 4:30 p.m. The festivities will include a Magic Show, Story Time with special guest Mayor Sacco, cotton candy and goodie bags to take home. So come along and help us sing Happy Birthday to Dr. Seuss!

3/2/2018 4:30 PM View Flyer
Mar 06
 “Dr. Seuss Celebration” - Kennedy Branch
“Dr. Seuss Celebration” - Kennedy Branch

The North Bergen Public Library invites you to a “Dr. Seuss Celebration!” at the Kennedy Branch, 2123 Kennedy Blvd., on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 beginning at 4:30 p.m. The festivities will include a Magic Show and Story Time with special guest Mayor Sacco and goodie bags. Join in and help us say Happy Birthday to Dr. Seuss!

3/6/2018 4:30 PM - 6:30 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.

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Latest Feature: Hillbilly Elegy Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Author: J.D. Vance

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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.