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November 2019

Music & Movement

November 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am

For ages 3-5 Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children and their caregivers! Our movement time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in the fun! No registration is required…

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Music & Movement

For ages 3-5 Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children and their caregivers! Our movement time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in the fun! No registration is required…

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Citizenship Class

Topics discussed in citizenship class: Civics questions, reading vocabulary, writing vocabulary. Classes are free to all and no registration required. Must have some literacy skills to take the class. Questions? Contact Michelle Ferreira, (201) 343-4169 ext. 34, michelle.ferreira@hackensack.bccls.org

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Inspect Your Gadget

November 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Need help figuring out your new phone, tablet, e-reader, or laptop? Want to find out about the free e-resources available to you with your library card? Bring your charged-up device & we will answer all your questions! Questions? Contact Genesis…

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Bilingual Story Time / Hora de Cuentos en Ingles y Espanol

For Ages 3-5 / Para Edades de 3-5 Listen to stories in both English and Spanish, watch a short movie and end with a craft! No registration is required. ¡Escuche cuentos en Espanol y en Inglés! ¡Vea una corta película…

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Social Work Intern

November 14 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Please welcome our new Social Work Intern, Harry. Anyone is welcome to come in and speak with him about: Linking to/finding community resources Resume building and job search College information and resources Career or life planning Time management Assisting with…

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Social Work Intern

November 14 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Please welcome our new Social Work Intern, Harry. Anyone is welcome to come in and speak with him about: Linking to/finding community resources Resume building and job search College information and resources Career or life planning Time management Assisting with…

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Social Work Intern

Please welcome our new Social Work Intern, Harry. Anyone is welcome to come in and speak with him about: Linking to/finding community resources Resume building and job search College information and resources Career or life planning Time management Assisting with…

Find out more »

ESL Conversation Class

ESL conversation classes are offered to those who are in a high intermediate to advanced English level. This class is designed to help get comfortable speaking English in a social setting by learning new vocabulary and pronunciation. Questions? Contact Michelle…

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Makers Lab

For Grades K-2 Explore the full range of making with crafts, technology and more - all hands on! Collaborate with others, share ideas, and see what you can create! No registration required. Questions? Contact Mari, (201) 343-4169 ext. 14 or…

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In Our Own Voice: A Presentation by NAMI New Jersey

This is an opportunity to meet people who live with, are recovering from, and can speak about an ongoing mental health condition. Trained volunteers from the NAMI New Jersey statewide team will speak about Their own experiences Helpful coping techniques…

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Social Work Intern

November 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Please welcome our new Social Work Intern, Harry. Anyone is welcome to come in and speak with him about: Linking to/finding community resources Resume building and job search College information and resources Career or life planning Time management Assisting with…

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Social Work Intern

Please welcome our new Social Work Intern, Harry. Anyone is welcome to come in and speak with him about: Linking to/finding community resources Resume building and job search College information and resources Career or life planning Time management Assisting with…

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(R) LEAP iPad Advanced Class

Do you know someone with a change in vision? If you are 55 or older with a vision change, free assistive technology classes are available. iPad experience is a prerequisite for this course. In this intermediate class, you will build…

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Movie Fridays

All ages Celebrate the end of the week with a movie! Parents and children are welcome and no registration is required. Questions? Contact Mari, (201) 343-4169 ext. 14 or mari.zigas@hackensack.bccls.org

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12 Angry Men

November 15 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

We’re gearing up for our 12th Anniversary with the classic 12 ANGRY MEN. Featuring an unbelievable cast including Teddy Coluca from NBC’s The Blacklist, and four Artistic Directors from our sister NJ Theatre Alliance Theatres. This is a MUST SEE…

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Barks & Books: Read with Brady

For grades K-6 Come welcome our newest therapy dog, Brady! A lovable yellow lab, Brady enjoys picture books and the occasional early reader. Stop by, read a book, and hang out! No registration is required. Questions? Contact Mari at 201-343-4169…

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12 Angry Men

November 16 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

We’re gearing up for our 12th Anniversary with the classic 12 ANGRY MEN. Featuring an unbelievable cast including Teddy Coluca from NBC’s The Blacklist, and four Artistic Directors from our sister NJ Theatre Alliance Theatres. This is a MUST SEE…

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12 Angry Men

November 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

We’re gearing up for our 12th Anniversary with the classic 12 ANGRY MEN. Featuring an unbelievable cast including Teddy Coluca from NBC’s The Blacklist, and four Artistic Directors from our sister NJ Theatre Alliance Theatres. This is a MUST SEE…

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Crafternoon

For grades 3-6 Who doesn’t love a good make-and-take? We will be exploring different crafts every week! No registration is required. Questions? Contact Mari, (201) 343-4169 ext. 14 or mari.zigas@hackensack.bccls.org

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Citizenship Class

November 18 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Topics discussed in citizenship class: Civics questions, reading vocabulary, writing vocabulary. Classes are free to all and no registration required. Must have some literacy skills to take the class. Questions? Contact Michelle Ferreira, (201) 343-4169 ext. 34, michelle.ferreira@hackensack.bccls.org

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Citizenship Class

Topics discussed in citizenship class: Civics questions, reading vocabulary, writing vocabulary. Classes are free to all and no registration required. Must have some literacy skills to take the class. Questions? Contact Michelle Ferreira, (201) 343-4169 ext. 34, michelle.ferreira@hackensack.bccls.org

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Food for Thought: A Cookbook Book Club

Every month we pick a new cookbook and you select, make, and bring the recipe of your choice. After sampling an array of delicious treats, we sit down to discuss the process. This month’s selection is Thanksgiving 101 : celebrate…

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Sensory Free Play

For ages 0-5 and their caregivers Join us for this free, unstructured play time! Sensory activities are not only super fun but they also support language development, cognitive growth, fine and gross motor skills, problem solving skills, and social interaction.…

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Teen Tuesday: 8 Player Smash Bros

This week's Teen Tuesday event is: 8 Player Smash Bros. Come play everyone's favorite video game on our big screen. Teen Tuesday events are FREE and open to all students in Grades 7-12. No advanced sign up is necessary and…

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Homework Helper

For grades K-6 If you need a little extra help with homework, stop by for this program designed for high school volunteers to assist students one-on-one. No registration is required but spots will be given out on a first come,…

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Pub Trivia: Golden Girls

November 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for Golden Girls Trivia! Held at the Poitin Still ?? 774 Main St., Hackensack. Like us on Facebook at: JPL Pub Trivia to let us know you're coming! Trivia game is free to play, but the library does…

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Pub Trivia: Golden Girls

Join us for Golden Girls Trivia! Held at the Poitin Still ?? 774 Main St., Hackensack. Like us on Facebook at: JPL Pub Trivia to let us know you're coming! Trivia game is free to play, but the library does…

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Tiny Tots Story Time

For ages 3-5 Join us for a weekly themed program for children featuring colorful fun stories, a short video and an always entertaining craft! This is a great program for kids to start socializing with other kids before they get…

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ESL Conversation Class

ESL conversation classes are offered to those who are in a high intermediate to advanced English level. This class is designed to help get comfortable speaking English in a social setting by learning new vocabulary and pronunciation. Questions? Contact Michelle…

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Rhythm & Rhyme

For children under age 3 This interactive program includes rhymes, songs, instruments, dancing, and much more for children and their fellow caregivers! No registration is required but due to space and safety restrictions spots will be given to the first…

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Video Game Club

For Grades 3-6 Get your game on! Drop in to play with our Wii and Xbox and get creative with Minecraft and Roblox with fellow video game lovers! No registration is required. Questions? Contact Mari, (201) 343-4169 ext. 14 or…

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Music & Movement

For ages 3-5 Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children and their caregivers! Our movement time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in the fun! No registration is required…

Find out more »

Citizenship Class

Topics discussed in citizenship class: Civics questions, reading vocabulary, writing vocabulary. Classes are free to all and no registration required. Must have some literacy skills to take the class. Questions? Contact Michelle Ferreira, (201) 343-4169 ext. 34, michelle.ferreira@hackensack.bccls.org

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Inspect Your Gadget

November 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Need help figuring out your new phone, tablet, e-reader, or laptop? Want to find out about the free e-resources available to you with your library card? Bring your charged-up device & we will answer all your questions! Questions? Contact Genesis…

Find out more »

Bilingual Story Time / Hora de Cuentos en Ingles y Espanol

For Ages 3-5 / Para Edades de 3-5 Listen to stories in both English and Spanish, watch a short movie and end with a craft! No registration is required. ¡Escuche cuentos en Espanol y en Inglés! ¡Vea una corta película…

Find out more »

Social Work Intern

Please welcome our new Social Work Intern, Harry. Anyone is welcome to come in and speak with him about: Linking to/finding community resources Resume building and job search College information and resources Career or life planning Time management Assisting with…

Find out more »

ESL Conversation Class

ESL conversation classes are offered to those who are in a high intermediate to advanced English level. This class is designed to help get comfortable speaking English in a social setting by learning new vocabulary and pronunciation. Questions? Contact Michelle…

Find out more »

Makers Lab

For Grades K-2 Explore the full range of making with crafts, technology and more - all hands on! Collaborate with others, share ideas, and see what you can create! No registration required. Questions? Contact Mari, (201) 343-4169 ext. 14 or…

Find out more »

Open Mic Night Featuring Chuck Burks

The last (usually) Thursday of every month come out to showcase YOUR TALENT and enjoy top notch featured performers. Show up for one or both parts of the night and enjoy! Light refreshments available. Open Mic: approx 7-8:15 (parental discretion…

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Social Work Intern

Please welcome our new Social Work Intern, Harry. Anyone is welcome to come in and speak with him about: Linking to/finding community resources Resume building and job search College information and resources Career or life planning Time management Assisting with…

Find out more »

(R) LEAP Computer Class

Do you know someone with a change in vision? If you are 55 or older with a vision change, free assistive technology classes are available. Introduction to Computers & Accessibility: Are you new to using computers? Have you used them…

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Movie Fridays

All ages Celebrate the end of the week with a movie! Parents and children are welcome and no registration is required. Questions? Contact Mari, (201) 343-4169 ext. 14 or mari.zigas@hackensack.bccls.org

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Just the Facts: the Nonfiction Only Book Club – Educated: a Memoir by Tara Westover

This month we will discuss: Educated: a Memoir by Tara Westoverl Tara Westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world…

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Crafternoon

For grades 3-6 Who doesn’t love a good make-and-take? We will be exploring different crafts every week! No registration is required. Questions? Contact Mari, (201) 343-4169 ext. 14 or mari.zigas@hackensack.bccls.org

Find out more »

Citizenship Class

Topics discussed in citizenship class: Civics questions, reading vocabulary, writing vocabulary. Classes are free to all and no registration required. Must have some literacy skills to take the class. Questions? Contact Michelle Ferreira, (201) 343-4169 ext. 34, michelle.ferreira@hackensack.bccls.org

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Starry Night Story Time

For ages 3-5 Don’t miss our new evening story time, featuring stories, songs, and crafts. Feel free to come in your pajamas! No registration is required. Questions? Contact Mari at 201-343-4169 x14 or mari.zigas@hackensack.bccls.org.

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Sensory Free Play

For ages 0-5 and their caregivers Join us for this free, unstructured play time! Sensory activities are not only super fun but they also support language development, cognitive growth, fine and gross motor skills, problem solving skills, and social interaction.…

Find out more »

Teen Tuesday: Perler Beads

This week's Teen Tuesday event is: Perler Beads Make a cool design out of beads that fuse together. Teen Tuesday events are FREE and open to all students in Grades 7-12. No advanced sign up is necessary and you do…

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Homework Helper

For grades K-6 If you need a little extra help with homework, stop by for this program designed for high school volunteers to assist students one-on-one. No registration is required but spots will be given out on a first come,…

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