Spanish Classes Resume
Continuing Conversation—for returning students
March 1, 2017—April 19, 2017
Beginning Spanish —Wednesday—11:00am—12:00pm
Intermediate Spanish —Wednesday- 12:00pm—1:00pm
Oradell Public Library
MUST BE AN ORADELL RESIDENT
Tuesdays at 10:30 AM
March 21st & 28th, April 4th
Baby Signs is a fun, interactive class that incorporates learning sign language through hands-on play, puppets, songs, movement, and live music with a guitar.
Ages: 6 months - 2 years
Back to Bach
Sunday, March 26th at 2:00 PM
An interactive musical experience for all ages, featuring a Disney song performance!
Back to Bach is a national program to inspire children to learn about musical instruments and instill them with a love of music.
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, March 27, 2017 is Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927), classic and highly influential silent film, in which a sophisticated city girl seduces a simple country man, pitting their world together for a highly suspenseful climax.
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 11 AM
The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper (2016) by Phaedra Patrick
Screening of Bag It: Is Your Life Too Plastic? (2010)
On Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 6:30 p. m. and again on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 6:30 p. m. we are screening Bag It: Is Your Life Too Plastic? (2010), an American documentary film exposing the effects of plastic bags and other plastic consumer merchandise, and its effects on land ecosystems, the marine environment, and the human body.
Actor Robert Milli Presents Hamlet
On Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7 p. m. and again on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 2 p. m. Robert Milli, star of television, film, and Broadway, will be presenting a staged reading of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet in the North Reading Room.
In addition to the two Book Clubs (Evening Book Club and Morning Book Club), Oradell Public Library offers a Cookbook Club.
The cookbook to be used on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 7 p.m. are individual choices in the Easy Ethnic Cookbooks series:
Yoojin Grace Wuertz with the Novel Everything Belongs to Us
On Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 7 p. m. the Friends of the Library are hosting Yoojin Grace Wuertz of Oradell in a reading, question-and-answer period, and book-signing for her novel Everything Belongs to Us (New York : Random House, 2017) in the South Reading Room.
EVENING BOOK CLUB
Collaborate. Create. Learn. Play. Make.
NJ Makers Day is a full day event with hands-on programs for all ages. Go to this page to view the full schedule, learn more about volunteering at Makers Day, and enter to win a spot in our Make Your Own Radio Workshop.
Book Party for
John J. Trause's
Picture This: For Your Eyes and Ears
On Monday, March 20, 2017 at 7 p. m. the Friends of the Library held a reception for Picture This: For Your Eyes and Ears (Dos Madres Press, 2016), Library Director John J. Trause's new book of poems about art, photography, film, and art history.
Look at the great cake they brought! Picture this indeed.
Pizza with a Purpose
Tuesday, March 28th and Wednesday, March 29th
(Dine in or Takeout)
Bring in this flyer, present it to your server, and California Pizza Kitchen will donate 20% of your check to the Oradell Free Public Library.
Money raised helps offset costs for NJ Makers Day.
BCCLS's Overdrive items are boxed up and ready to move to cloudLibrary on May 15, 2017.
If you have problems downloading e-books, please use the online Support Form or email email@example.com directly.
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.
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Dianne Daniele of the Friends of the Library, Uncle Floyd, and Director John J. Trause
What a great evening we had on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 7 p. m., as the Friends of the Library hosted an appearance by New Jersey's own Uncle Floyd. He was magnificent in person!
New Early Literacy Computers
Our Early Literacy Stations have received a generous upgrade thanks to the Oradell Public LIbrary Foundation. The new computers are touch-screen for additional tactile learning, geared to children ages 2 - 8, and feature over 70 activities that make learning fun. Come visit and play!
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.
Adult Coloring Club
Every Thursday from 10:30 a. m. to 12 noon, the Adult Coloring Club will be meeting to engage in this relaxing and meditative artistic endeavor in the Junior Room Craft Area.
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
* Cooper Hewitt Museum
* The Frick Collection
* Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum
* Museum of Modern Art
* The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Oradell Public Library
375 Kinderkamack Road
Oradell, NJ 07649
Mon. - Thurs. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Library)
Mon. - Thurs. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
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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