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Main & Branch - Starts Monday, June 19, 2017 at 9:00 AM.

FREE outdoor movies - Check our calendar for details.

Kennedy Branch - Friday, July 21, 2017 @ 6:30 PM. FREE.

Main - 3rd Wednesday of every month @ 6:30 PM.

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Programs & Events

Jul 21
Movie Screening for Kids - Kennedy Branch
Movie Screening for Kids - Kennedy Branch

Please join us at the Kennedy Branch for a screening of the 2017 live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast". An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love.

The Kennedy Branch is located at 2123 Kennedy Blvd. Admission and refreshments are FREE!

7/21/2017 6:30 PM View Flyer
Jul 21
Dissection Lab - Main Library
Dissection Lab - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library and get hands on in our Biology Dissection Lab. The program is open to grades 6 to 12. Space is limited. Please register and the children's desk.

7/21/2017 10:30 AM View Flyer
Jul 22
Top Notch Resumes I - Main Library
Top Notch Resumes I - Main Library

Top Notch Resume I

Join us to learn about the different types of resumes and when to use which.

7/22/2017 11:30 AM View Flyer
Jul 26
Volunteering - Kennedy Branch
Volunteering - Kennedy Branch


Join us to learn about how volunteering can be the doorway to employment.


7/26/2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Jul 26
Top Notch Resumes II - Main Library
Top Notch Resumes II - Main Library

Top Notch Resumes II

In this advanced resume writing workshop, learn how to make your skills stand out and learn how to prepare a cover letter.

7/26/2017 5:30 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.

Day Book Club

Latest Feature: Just Kids Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, August 9, 2017 Author: Patti Smith

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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.