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Main Library - Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 1:00 PM

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Main Library - Wednesday, April 12th @6:30 PM.

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Programs & Events

Apr 27
Master the Art of Networking - Main Library
Master the Art of Networking - Main Library

Master the Art of Networking

Learn current strategies for effective networking.

4/27/2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM View Flyer
Apr 29
A Taste of the Middle East - Main Library
A Taste of the Middle East - Main Library

The North Bergen Library presents “A Taste of the Middle East" on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at the Main Branch location. The event starts at 1:00 PM. Admission is free! Food, literature, music, dance and demonstrations will be provided. Tranportation will be available from the Kennedy Branch at 12:00 PM on the day of the event.

4/29/2017 1:00 PM View Flyer
Apr 30
Essential Oils 101 - Main Library
Essential Oils 101 - Main Library

Take the first step in swapping out the toxins in your home and join us to learn the basics of essential oils! Learn what they are, their history, how they work and more. You’ll also have the opportunity to try out 100% pure oils.

For a chance to win a free gift just like “Evolving Beyond” on Facebook then RSVP for the event you can attend, and invite 25 of your friends. The first 3 attendees who do this for each of the four classes will receive a thank you gift.

If you do not use Facebook, please RSVP to

4/30/2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM View Flyer
May 02
Identity Theft Seminar - Main Library
Identity Theft Seminar - Main Library

Fraud effect us all so join us at the Main Library to learn how to protect yourself and secure your records. Information will be provided by the Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez and North Bergen Mayor Nicholas J. Sacco. We will also be joined by HCPO Detective Josue Martinez, Special Agent from the Fenderal Bureau of Investigations and Postal Inspector from the U.S. Postal Inspection Service.


Identity Theft
Debt Collection
Investment Fraud


5/2/2017 6:30 PM View Flyer
May 03
Well-Being Wednesdays - Main Library
Well-Being Wednesdays - Main Library

Join us on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 6:00 pm for this important presentation by the Act Now Foundation - The Alzheimer’s Resource Center of NJ.  The seminar will be followed by FREE memory screenings and memory loss evaluations. 

Bus transportation will be provided from the Kennedy Branch the day of the event. Please contact the library to put your name on the list. Admission is free and refreshments will be provided.

This event is brought to you by Hackensack UMC Palisades Hospital and the North Bergen Free Public Library.

5/3/2017 6:00 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.

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Latest Feature: The Boys In The Boat Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 Author: Daniel James Brown

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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.