Join Our New Club!
American Civil War Discussion Club
Starting on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 7 p. m. we are holding an American Civil War Discussion Club for six initial sessions, moderated by Jonathan Sterling. The group will determine the frequency of their meetings and whether it will continue beyond the six sessions.
Come join us!
Back at Oradell Public Library
On Tuesday, February 25, 2020 radio and television personality Uncle Floyd (Floyd Vivino) was a big hit in the Junior Room.
Mr. Chris is in Oradell on the following dates!
Thursdays at 10:30 AM:
February 27, 2020
March 12, 2020
March 26, 2020
Join us for music, tons and tons of movement, and high-energy fun.
Perfect for Toddlers and Preschoolers.
No registration, all are welcome
Magical Melodies is sponsored by the Friends of the Oradell Public Library.
Help plan fun programs for teens and the younger children. Tell us what YOU want to see at the library.
TAB is the most fun you can have, while earning volunteer credit! Snacks are provided.
For students in grades 6 - 12.
Date and time TBA.
Read to a Dog
Daisy is a certified therapy dog and loves it when children read to her.
She's kind, patient, and doesn't judge.
Daisy will be in Oradell on
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
and other dates to be announced.
By Reservation Only!
5:00 PM, 5:15 PM, 5:30 PM, 5:45 PM
Call us at 201-262-2613 to make a reservation for your child(ren).
America and World War I
with William “Pat” Schuber
On Monday, March 9, 2020 at 7 p. m. William “Pat” Schuber is returning to the Library to present a lecture with original research on America and World War I.
Votes for Women—Now and Then
A Performance by Susanna Rich
On Monday, March 16, 2020 at 7 p. m. Susanna Rich returns to the Library to present a live performance, based on her book, Shout!: Poetry for Suffrage (BLAST Press, 2020), in celebration of National Women’s History Month and the 100th anniversary of women’s universal right to vote in the United States.
Looking for New Members!
In addition to the two Book Clubs (Evening Book Club and Morning Book Club), Oradell Public Library offers a Cookbook Club on Third Tuesdays of the month at 7 p. m.
The cookbook chosen for the following session on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 is a selection of four various cookbooks on St. Patrick’s Day cooking and desserts from which the members would choose recipes.
The Cookbook Club is looking for new members. If interested, please email Linda Van Valkenburgh at email@example.com.
EVENING BOOK CLUB
IFC Film Club
IFC Club, which meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 7 p. m., is celebrating its sixth 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 23, 2020 is Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989), an American independent drama that brought director Steven Soderbergh to prominence. The plot tells the story of a troubled man who videotapes women discussing their lives and sexuality, and his impact on the relationships of a troubled married couple and the wife's younger sister.
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 11 AM
Before We Were Yours: A Novel (2017) by Lisa Wingate
Free Spanish Classes
On Wednesdays at 11 a. m., George Materon of the Friends of the Library continues to offer free Spanish classes at the advanced level to Oradell residents.
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 practice in the lower level meeting room.
NJ Makers Day 2020
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.
Saturdays July through Labor Day
10 a. m. to 2 p. m.
Sundays July through Labor Day Closed
Oradell Library Calendar
375 Kinderkamack Avenue, Oradell, NJ 07649
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The Friends of the Library meet the first Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. (Note new day).
The Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m.
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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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