Rescheduled: Scams Target You:
On Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 7 p. m.Oradell Police Detective Marc Fedorchak is presenting a program, "Scams Target You: Protect Yourself".
IFC Film Club Celebrates Its First Anniversary!
The IFC Club, which meets on the fourth Monday of each month, is celebrating its first anniversary of engaging conversation. All are welcome to attend and explore the modern classic selected.
On Monday, March 23, 2015 the film to be discussed is The Blue Angel (Der blaue Engel, 1930).
In addition to the two Book Clubs (Evening Book Club and Morning Book Club), Oradell Public Library offers a new Cookbook Club. The next session is on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at
7 p. m.
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Library closed Thursday, March 5, 2015 because of the snowstorm
Oradell Free Public Library is asking patrons to speak up and speak out in its Patron Experience Survey.
Results will inform decision-making and strategic planning in 2015 and beyond.
Take the survey HERE at
Patron Experience Survey
or stop by the Main
Circulation or Junior Room Desk to receive a hard copy.
We appreciate your time and consideration.
The deadline has been extended
until Sunday, March 15, 2015!
Enter to win a $25 gift certificate
gourmet food basket donated by Great Foods Market...
NJ Makers Day is a one-day celebration of maker culture in New Jersey, to be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015. The Oradell Public Library is proud to be a participating location.
at Oradell Public Library
The Library started offering a new service. A Library staff member, who is a Notary Public, is offering this service to the community. Notary Services will available:
Third Wednesdays of the month 5:00 p. m. - 8:00 p. m.
Tuesdays and Fridays 10:00 a. m. - 1:00 p. m.
Thursdays 2:00 p. m. - 4:00 p. m.
Please call the library at (201) 262-2613 to confirm that the notary is in or to request an appointment.
ORADELL PUBLIC LIBRARY ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF MANGO LANGUAGES
Thanks to the Generosity of
the Oradell Public Library Foundation
Mango Languages is made available through the generosity of the Oradell Public Library Foundation.
Large Display Case
On exhibition in the large display case is the exhibition “First Priority”, a collection of nature photographs by Bergen County resident Andrew Hu forming 2015 calendar pages.
Small Display Case
The small display case is being used to highlight the Patron Experience Survey, "Use Your Library Voice!" along with the gift basket from Great Foods Market as a prize for those who complete the survey and enter the drawing. See above for details.
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We can Help!
Oradell Public Library has partnered with the New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center (TBBC) to serve residents whose ability to read may be affected by a physical impairment, a reading disability or a vision impairment.
World of Wings 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 2014-2015 Museum Pass Loan Program: The Frick Collection, Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and World of Wings in Teaneck.
Read Article on World of Wings
What’s Old is New Again - New DVDs for Free!
Oradell Public Library is making available some older films on DVD that are new to the collection, but free of the rental fee. They are labeled New and sit on the top of the DVD stacks in the lower level media center next to the rental DVDs.
Please come in and check out an old favorite or an older film you have been wanting to see, but haven’t yet.
New Non-Fiction in the Junior Room
Thanks to the generosity of the Emerson-Oradell Rotary Club, the Oradell Free Public Library Foundation, and the Junior Women's Club of River Edge, we have been able to increase our children's and young adult non-fiction collection in response to curriculum needs for our students. Our new non-fiction books can be found by our biographies. They are informative, factual, and interesting! Check it out today!
Bergen County's Public Libraries Need Our Support
Please read this important article written by Amy Syracuse, a trustee of the Oradell Public Library, and published in The Record about the funding of Bergen County's public library. Read article.
Would You Like to Help Out a Neighbor?
Oradell Public Library is pleased to have such a successful program offering conversation classes for those learning English as a Second Language (ESL).
We still need community volunteers to devote some time each week to sit and converse with those learning to speak English. Read more. Download flyer.
Telesensory Machine for the VIsually Impaired
Thanks to the generosity of Library Board Secretary Claire Beslow and her husband Edward, the library received the donation of a Telesensory Machine with a 19-inch monitor, which magnifies printed text for the ease of reading by patrons who are visually impaired or who just need extra help. Read more.
Oradell Public Library
375 Kinderkamack Road
Oradell, NJ 07649
Mon. - Wed. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Library)
Mon. - Wed. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thurs. - Fri. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
375 Kinderkamack Avenue, Oradell, NJ 07649
Bring your wireless laptop and surf the Internet anywhere in the Library.
Please write to Director John J. Trause (trause @oradell.bccls.org) with your name and email address, if you wish to receive weekly news from the Library.
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.
THE BOOK CLUB
MORNING BOOK CLUB
March 24, 2015
Run (2007) by Ann Patchett
EVENING BOOK CLUB
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
The Stranger (1942) by Albert Camus
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.
Become a Library Champion
Library Champions are patrons who love their libraries and want to be in the know about issues that may affect them. Read more.