Baby & Me
Songs, stories, and play make this interactive Storytime fun for the little ones AND the grown-ups.
Mondays at 10:30 AM
To Be Announced
Two, Three, More
Stories and activities that celebrate toddlers and preschoolers as they explore the world around them.
Wednesdays at 10:30 AM
To Be Announced
For the full schedule of dates for October, November, and December, please download the flyer.
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 the following date:
Wednesday, December 11th
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).
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.
Wednesday, December 11th at
For more information on what is planned and our Cookie Exchange,
view our flyer.
Mr. Chris is in Oradell on the following dates!
Thursdays at 10:30 AM:
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.
After School Club
Crafts, games, and activities to beat the boredom.
Drop by after school!
We'll be doing a big Craft Closet Clean-Out with Craft Challenges and more!
Monday, December 16th
Tuesday, December 17th
Wednesday, December 18th
3:00 - 4:30 (-ish) PM
IFC Film Club
IFC Club, which meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 7 p. m., is celebrating its fifth anniversary of engaging conversation. All are welcome to attend and explore the modern classic selected.
The film chosen for the next session on Monday, December 16, 2019 (a third Monday to avoid Hannukah) is It's a Wonderful Life (1946), an American fantasy drama, with a harsh glimpse at an idyllic world turned hellish, produced and directed by Frank Capra, made popular as a winter holiday film through its association with Christmas, on the eve of which the film concludes.
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 2019 (a third Tuesday to avoid Christmas Eve) at 11 AM
The Only Woman in the Room (2019) by Marie Benedict
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, December 17, 2019 is a choice between two books, Martha Stewart’s Appetizers (2015) and Good Housekeeping’s The Great Christmas Cookie Swap Cookbook (2009), since the former does not include desserts.
The Cookbook Club is looking for new members. If interested, please email Linda Van Valkenburgh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
EVENING BOOK CLUB
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
at 7 PM
Franny and Zooey (1961) by J. D. Salinger
New Jersey Clean Energy Program Workshop
On Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 2 p. m. we are presenting a New Jersey Clean Energy Program workshop, co-sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the Oradell Environmental Committee.
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.
Card Playing Day
Hearts, Old Maid, Go Fish, War, Pig, Rummy...
Play a favorite or learn a new game! We'll have decks of cards and instructions, making this the perfect day to drop by the library for a family game day or friend meet-up.
Saturday, December 28th
All Day in the Junior Room
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.
We Want to Hear
In an effort to serve you better at Oradell Public Library, please take this brief survey:
Paper copies are available at the circulation desks of the Library, if preferred. Please complete and return them promptly.
Sponsored by the Oradell Public Library Strategic Planning Committee
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.
Downloadable E-Books, Music and Spoken Word
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Oradell Public Library
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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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