Mr. Chris is in Oradell on the following dates!
Thursdays at 10:30 AM:
February 13, 2020
February 27, 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.
Tuesday, January 14th at 7:30 PM
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, February 26, 2020
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).
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 (a fourth Tuesday) at 11 AM
There There: A Novel (2018) by Tommy Orange
A Walk in the Sun
On the afternoon of Sunday, February 2, 2020 (Super Bowl Sunday) at 1 p. m., the Friends of the Library, the Oradell Environmental Committee, and the Sierra Club are co-sponsoring the annual event, “A Walk in the Sun,” a guided walking tour around the Oradell Reservoir.
Elder Law & Estate Planning Workshop
with Benjamin D. Eckman
On Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 7 p. m. we are inviting back to the Library Benjamin D. Eckman for his Elder Law & Estate Planning workshop.
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, February 18, 2020 is Dorie Greenspan’s Everyday Dorie: The Way I Cook (2018).
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, February 24, 2020 is The Hours (2002), featuring an all-star cast in three interwoven narratives in 1923 / 1941, 1951, and 2001 respectively, connected by the life of English author Virginia Woolf and her novel Mrs. Dalloway (1925).
Back at Oradell Public Library
On Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 7 p. m. we are inviting back to the Library radio and television personality Uncle Floyd (Floyd Vivino), who entertained our community at the Library in 2017.
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.
Mah Jongg Beginner Classes in January 2020
If there is enough interest, we would love to offer this program. We hope to start in January 2020. Leave your name and phone number at the library. There will be a nominal fee.
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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