Programs & Events

Apr 20
Easter Celebration - Main Library
Easter Celebration - Main Library

Join us for an afternoon of family-friendly fun!! There will be a story-time with some of your favorite storybook characters, pictures with the Easter Bunny, goodie bags and the gag-worthy game BEANBOOZLED!!

4/20/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM View Flyer
Apr 24
Zumba - Main Library
Zumba - Main Library

Dance and get fit! Zumba classes are held on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. The next class will be held Wednesday, April 24th at 6:30 PM.

4/24/2019 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM View Flyer
Apr 25
Community Job Fair - Main Library
Community Job Fair - Main Library

The North Bergen Free Public Library will be hosting a community  Job Fair. The event will take place at the Main Library on Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. FREE professional business portraits will be taken at the event.  For more information about the event please email jobfair@nbpl.org. 

4/25/2019 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM View Flyer
Apr 26
Night at the Library - Main Library
Night at the Library - Main Library

Play games, sing karaoke, watch movie, eat snacks and maybe event sleep during this sleepover at the library!! This event is open North Bergen and Guttenberg residents ages 12 to 14. Registration is required at the Youth Services Desk. 

4/26/2019 8:00 PM - 9:00 AM View Flyer
Apr 27
Declutter Your Life!! - Main Library
Declutter Your Life!! - Main Library

 Learn how to apply the famous KonMari Method to your life with KonMari Certified Consultant, Cassidy Nasello.  Declutter your home and life so that you can make space for your bigger hopes and dreams. 

4/27/2019 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM View Flyer
Apr 27
Movie of the Month - Main Library
Movie of the Month - Main Library

Come join us for a screening of  "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse". Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities. Admission and refreshments are FREE!!

4/27/2019 1:30 PM View Flyer
Apr 27
Super Drawing Contest
Super Drawing Contest

Win a chance for your artwork to be featured on a super limited edition bookmark! Super Bookmarks will be available at our 3rd annual comic book celebration on Saturday, June 15, 2019.

Requirements:
Cannot include any licensed characters
Must be something comic, anime, cartoon or video game related.
Must be no larger than 8.5x11.
Can be digital or traditional art.

HOW TO ENTER: On Instagram, Tag artwork with @nbplibrary or submit your artwork to the reference desk. All artwork must be submitted by April 27th. 

Voting will take place from April 28th through May 4th and the winner will be announced on May 6th.

4/27/2019 9:00 AM View Flyer
Apr 30
Food for Fines!!
Food for Fines!!

In honor of National Library Week, the North Bergen Free Public LIbrary will be accepting nonperishable food items for charity in place of overdue fines from April 1, 2019 through April 30, 2019. 

1. North Bergen and Guttenberg Residents only.
2. North Bergen/Guttenberg-owned items only.
3. Overdue fines only; does not apply to lost or damaged items. 
4. Rate = 1 food item per overdue book.
5. You must bring back overdue items to be eligible for fine forgiveness. 

 


 

 

4/30/2019 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM View Flyer
May 04
Star Wars Day - Main Library
Star Wars Day - Main Library

Join us at the Main Library for Star Wars Day! There will be crafts and a screening of  Star Wars Episode IV.

5/4/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM View Flyer
May 09
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main Library
Senior Citizen Movie Matinee - Main Library

Join us for a screening of “The Mule” A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran turns drug mule for a Mexican cartel. Admission and refreshments are provided.

5/9/2019 1:00 PM View Flyer
May 11
A Taste of India - Kennedy Branch
A Taste of India - Kennedy Branch

The North Bergen Library presents “A Taste of India" on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Kennedy Branch. The event starts at 1:00 PM. Admission is free! Food, literature, music, dance and demonstrations will be provided. Transportation will be available from the Main Library at 12:00 PM on the day of the event. This event will be held outdoors. 

5/11/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM View Flyer