IFC Film Club
IFC Club, which meets on the fourth Monday of each month, is celebrating its third anniversary of engaging conversation. All are welcome to attend and explore the modern classic selected.
The film chosen for the next session on Monday, November 20, 2017 (rescheduled to third Monday) is The Warriors (1979), a stylized adaptation of Xenophon’s Anabasis, a memoir of Greek mercenaries in ancient Persia, set amid the street gangs of a treacherous New York City in the late 1970s.
In addition to the two Book Clubs (Evening Book Club and Morning Book Club), Oradell Public Library offers a Cookbook Club.
The event planned for the Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Cookbook Club was a field trip to Make Wine with Us in Wallington, N. J. for olive oil, vinegar, salts, and wine tastings and pairings.
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Board Game Night
Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Grades 5 - 12
Straws & Connectors
Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
Working together, let's build and build!
Recommended for ages 4 and up.
Mr. Chris and Magical Melodies return to Oradell for the following dates on
Thursdays at 10:30 AM:
Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.
All are welcome and no registration necessary!
*The time may change on the 14th, we will keep you posted.
with Triple Play All-Stars
On Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 7 p. m. we invite back to the Library the folk trio, Triple Play All-Stars, to present a holiday concert, which features holiday favorites.
Mental Health Program
with Michael Bellamy
On Friday, December 15, 2017 at 1 p. m. Michael Bellamy, a clinical social worker and therapist, is presenting a lecture on mental health issues.
EVENING BOOK CLUB
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 7 PM Go Set a Watchman (2015) by Harper Lee
An Evening of Laughter and Fun
On Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 7 p. m. Bill Ervolino, columnist in The Record, will be offering his humorous holiday program in the second floor auditorium of Oradell Borough Hall.
Free Spanish Classes
Continuing Conversation for returning students
October 4 , 2017 - November 29, 2017
Beginning Spanish - Wednesday
11:00 a. m. - 12:00 p. m.
Intermediate Spanish - Wednesday
12:00 p. m. - 1:00 p. m.
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Adult Coloring Club
The Oradell Public Library is hosting a Food Drive on behalf of Center for Food Action. When you visit the library, please consider bringing an item to donate.
Please click here to see the list of items they especially need.
To learn more about Center for Food Action.
Please bring all items to the collection box in the Junior Room by November 19th.
Preschool Programming Survey
If you are interested in attending Preschool programming for children ages 3 1/2 - 5, please fill out this very short survey. This helps us to find out how best we can serve you and your family.
Brief Outage: cloudLibrary
Message from BCCLS
There will be a planned cloudLibrary outage for maintenance this Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 3:00 a. m. to 7:00 a. m. Be sure to check your items out before 3:00 a. m., so that you have something to read between 3:00 a. m. and 7:00 a. m.. If you get stuck without a book during these hours, please consider downloading an emagazine from RBdigital...or sleeping.
The History of the Telegraph
On display in the display cases in November 2017 is “The History of the Telegraph” by Martin Kruegel of Oradell.
The book display in November 2017 is “Phenomenal Black Friday Deals… all month long! (Black Friday Starts Now)”.
Oradell Public Library Still Offers Hoopla!
Five items per patron per month
Want a free tool to help increase your business?
Oradell Public Library and the Oradell Chamber of Commerce co-sponsored a special program for local businesses with guest speaker Bill Loges of referenceUSA®.
Bill explained a powerful online research tool crucial to small businesses, which is available for FREE with your Oradell Public Library membership and other public library memberships.
If you missed the presentation and want to learn about this service, please contact the Information Services Librarian, Linda Pabian, at the Library.
Local History Collection Exhibition
Assistant Borough Historian Sam Tripsas at the Hackensack River
The exhibition from the Local History Collection on the lower level stairwell display case and in the window of the Local History Room is a selection of historic glass bottles, found in Oradell near the Hackensack River.
New Computers Added
Just in time for school! We have added two additional computers in the Junior Room. These computers are especially intended for children in grades 1 - 5.
Burbio Community Calendar
“Alexa, what is going on at the Oradell Public Library?” If you use Alexa, now all you have to do is ask this simple question and you will have a list of what is happening at the library! Burbio.com, a community calendar, launched Amazon Alexa voice skill.
Burbio has also launched a new iOS App available in the app store and has optimized Google search – so all you need to do is Google search “events in Oradell” and the library events will be listed for you.
Stuffed Animal Sleepover
What did your stuffed animals do in the library after you left? Check it out here!
Museum Pass Program
American Museum of Natural History and Other Museums
Free to Oradell Residents!
Thanks to the Friends of Oradell Public Library passes to the following institutions are available through the Library’s 2016-2017 Museum Pass Loan Program:
* American Museum of Natural History
* The Frick Collection
* Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum
* Museum of Modern Art
* The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Earbuds for Sale
by the Friends of the Library
If you would like to listen to something on the public computers at the Library, you will need to use earbuds. Bring your own or purchase a pair for $2.00. Proceeds go to the Friends of the Library.
The Friends of Oradell Public Library Seek Your Support
The Friends of Oradell Public Library welcome tax-deductible donations to help sustain and expand the Library's special collections, programs, and special events.
The Friends of the Library sent out invitations by mail to join the Friends by making a donation to them. Please consider joining the Friends through financial support.
Thank you to all those who have made their donations.
The Friends of the Library would also love to have more volunteers to help them in their mission.
Oradell Public Library Cookbook Club Cookbook
The Oradell Public Library Cookbook Club Cookbook, Recipes to Remember: Oradell Library Cooks is now available to purchase.
The New Jersey State Library has added Rosetta Stone Library Solutions Plus to its suite of statewide database/e-resources offerings for public libraries for FREE.
Aside from learning foreign languages through Mango, here is another way of learning foreign languages employing different instructional methods.
Oradell Public Library
375 Kinderkamack Road
Oradell, NJ 07649
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Fri. - Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
(Closed Saturdays and Sundays July through Labor Day)
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375 Kinderkamack Avenue, Oradell, NJ 07649
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Please write to Youth Services Librarian Robin Rockman (email@example.com) with your name and email address, if you wish to receive news from the Junior Room.
The Friends of the Library meet the first Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.
The Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m.
Downloadable E-Books, Music and Spoken Word
Learn about the online eBook and audio resources available at your fingertips. Read more.
Oradell Public Library
is a "Job Seeker Library"
Oradell Public Library has been designated a “Job Seeker Library” by the New Jersey State Library and the New Jersey Library Association in their public relations campaign, advocacy, and lobbying efforts with the New Jersey State Legislature. Read more.
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