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Free Acoustic Concert feat. Brian Jarvis @ Main Library on June 6th, 5 p.m.

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Jun 06
Free Acoustic Concert feat. Brian Jarvis - Main
Free Acoustic Concert feat. Brian Jarvis - Main

As part of the North Bergen Summer Concert Series, the Main Public Library, located at 8411 Bergenline Ave., will host a Free Acoustic Concert with Brian Jarvis on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 5 p.m. Jarvis will perform popular cover songs and music from his album, “Beautifully Broken.” Admission is free.

6/6/2015 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM View Flyer
Jun 10
Wellness Wednesdays - Prostrate Cancer - Main
Wellness Wednesdays - Prostrate Cancer - Main

Prevention, Screening and Awareness of Prostrate Cancer: Speaker: Robert Simon, MD, Urologist, Holy Name Medical Center

6/10/2015 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
Jun 11
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main

Come join us for a screening of “American Sniper,” the 2014 American biographical war drama about the life of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle, who became known as the deadliest marksman in U.S. military history. Based on Kyle’s autobiography, the film is directed by Clint Eastwood and stars Bradley Cooper.

6/11/2015 1:00 PM - 12:00 AM View Flyer
Jun 12
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy Branch
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Kennedy Branch

Academy Award Winner Reese Witherspoon (Walk The Line) stars in this chronicle of one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from recent catastrophes.

6/12/2015 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM View Flyer

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