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Yoga class is cancelled on Thursday, February  21st and Saturday, February 23rd.

Main Branch every Tues & Sat. Kennedy Branch every Weds. Call For Appointment

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Programs & Events

Feb 22
Dr. Seuss Celebration - Guttenberg
Dr. Seuss Celebration - Guttenberg

Join us for the Guttenberg Resource Centers “Dr. Seuss Celebration” on Friday, February 22, 2019 at 6:00 PM. The festivities will include a Magic Show, Story Time with special guest Mayor Zitt, and goodie bags to take home. This is a FREE event.

2/22/2019 6:00 PM View Flyer
Feb 23
Movie of the Month - Main Library
Movie of the Month - Main Library

Come join us for a screening of "The House with a Clock in It's Walls". A young orphan named Lewis Barnavelt aids his magical uncle in locating a clock with the power to bring about the end of the world. Admission and refreshments are FREE!! 

2/23/2019 1:30 PM View Flyer
Feb 27
 “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 Wednesday, February 27, 2019 beginning at 4:30 p.m. The festivities will include a Magic Show, Story Time with special guest Mayor Sacco and goodie bags. Join in and help us say Happy Birthday to Dr. Seuss!

2/27/2019 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM View Flyer
Mar 01
 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 1, 2019 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!

3/1/2019 4:30 PM View Flyer
Mar 11
Saint Patrick's Day Slime Event - Main Library
Saint Patrick's Day Slime Event - Main Library

This is a FREE event open to North Bergen and Guttenberg residents in Grades Kindergarten and up. Please register at the Youth Services Desk. 

3/11/2019 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, and much more! Please click on the links within the text to find out more about these services.

Day Book Club

Latest Feature: The Light Between Oceans Author: M.L. Stedman

Main Library Location

Schedule: 2nd Wednesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Guttenberg Resource Center Location

Schedule: 2nd Tuesday Monthly: 2-3pm Next Meeting: Tuesday, March 12, 2019

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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.