MONDAY FUNDAY
Nov
20
10:00 AM10:00

MONDAY FUNDAY

First three Mondays of the month at 10:00 AM.

For ages 3 and up.  Join us for stories, crafts, play dough and other fun activities.

1st Monday of the month traditional story-time.

2nd Monday of the month story followed by craft.

3rd Monday of the month story followed by play-doh and activities.

No registration required.

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Explore Ukulele: Session I
Nov
20
4:00 PM16:00

Explore Ukulele: Session I

Monday, November at 4:00PM

Ages 8-12. Led by instructors from Architekt Music, this is an introductory course to all things ukulele. Learn some basic chord progressions, tuning, and strumming techniques to get the fall off to a musical start! Instruments will be provided.

Space is limited. Register here.

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Explore Ukulele: Session II
Nov
20
5:15 PM17:15

Explore Ukulele: Session II

Monday, November 20th at 5:15PM

Ages 8-12. Led by instructors from Architekt Music, this is an introductory course to all things ukulele. Learn some basic chord progressions, tuning, and strumming techniques to get the fall off to a musical start! Instruments will be provided.

Space is limited. Register here.

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Yak, Snack, & Read
Nov
20
7:30 PM19:30

Yak, Snack, & Read

Monday, November 20th at 7:30pm

Love the idea of a book group, but don't want to read deep literary works? Hate the thought of having to clean your house to host a meeting? This book group is just what you've been looking for!

We are reading: Mrs. Sherlock Holmes by Brad Ricca

Copies available at the Circulation Desk. No registration required.

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Paws for Reading: Session Canceled
Nov
27
6:30 PM18:30

Paws for Reading: Session Canceled

This session has been canceled

For ages 4 and up. Beginning and fluent readers can make friends with well-behaved certified therapy dogs while practicing their reading and public speaking skills.

Please select time spot here.
There are 3 spaces available for each time slot.

A child can read either 10 or 20 minutes with a dog.
In order to read up to 20 minutes with a dog, please check consecutive 10 minute time slots.
(example: "check" 6:30pm-6:40pm and 6:40pm-6:50pm)

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Nov
28
10:00 AM10:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Tuesday, November 28th in the morning at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, or 11:30 am

Need help with a smartphone, tablet, or social media? Are you interested in learning how to borrow e-books and audiobooks digitally from the library? Bring your questions and your device (and your passwords). All skill levels are welcome.

Please register in person or call us at 201-670-3970

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Paws for Reading
Nov
28
3:45 PM15:45

Paws for Reading

For ages 4 and up. Beginning and fluent readers can make friends with well-behaved certified therapy dogs while practicing their reading and public speaking skills.

Please select time spot here.
There are 3 spaces available for each time slot.

A child can read either 10 or 20 minutes with a dog.
In order to read up to 20 minutes with a dog, please check consecutive 10 minute time slots.
(example: "check" 6:30pm-6:40pm and 6:40pm-6:50pm)

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Appetizers on a Budget
Nov
30
7:00 PM19:00

Appetizers on a Budget

Thursday, November 30th at 7:00pm

Everyone needs appetizers, whether entertaining guests at home or bringing a dish to an event, and not break the bank. Theresa Grimm, chef/owner of A Cook In My Kitchen, will share some easy and inexpensive appetizers that are sure to impress. Samples provided.

Must register by Monday, November 27, 12 noon: glrkcirc@bccls.org or call (201) 670-3970.

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Practice SAT/ACT Test
Dec
2
9:30 AM09:30

Practice SAT/ACT Test

Are you ready to take the SAT or ACT? Glen Rock Public Library will provide a free full-length practice test.

Sign up and see how you might score on test day! After results are in, 1-on-1 consultation will be provided with Amie, Director of Sylvan Learning Center in Fair Lawn on Wednesday, December 6th. Amie will help you to evaluate your performance, provide suggestions on which test to consider and ways you can improve your score.

Participants can bring snacks and drinks to refuel during breaks!

Register here.

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Holiday Cookie Swap
Dec
4
7:00 PM19:00

Holiday Cookie Swap

Monday, December 4th at 7pm

Go home with an assortment of cookies to kick off the holiday season! Bring 6 dozen homemade cookies, containers, and a copy of your recipe. We'll have a tasting party too! No chocolate chip, bar, store-bought or slice 'n bake cookies. Sample while we pack up our goodies. Register by contacting the Reference Desk: (201) 670-3970.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Dec
6
6:30 PM18:30

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:
Wednesday, December 6th in the evening at 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, or 8:00 pm

Need help with a smartphone, tablet, or social media? Are you interested in learning how to borrow e-books and audiobooks digitally from the library? Bring your questions and your device (and your passwords). All skill levels are welcome.

Please register in person or call us at 201-670-3970.

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Better for You Baking
Dec
7
7:00 PM19:00

Better for You Baking

Thursday, December 7th at 7pm

Come join Joannah Konecny, ShopRite of Fair Lawn's Registered Dietitian, as she discusses healthy baking swaps and better-for-you baking recipes. Samples of healthy baked goods and recipes will be shared. Must register by Wednesday morning, December 6. Email glrkcirc@bccls.org or call the Library at (201) 670-3970.

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MONDAY FUNDAY
Dec
11
10:00 AM10:00

MONDAY FUNDAY

First three Mondays of the month at 10:00 AM.

For ages 3 and up.  Join us for stories, crafts, play dough and other fun activities.

1st Monday of the month traditional story-time.

2nd Monday of the month story followed by craft.

3rd Monday of the month story followed by play-doh and activities.

No registration required.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Dec
12
10:00 AM10:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Tuesday, December 12th in the morning at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, or 11:30 am

Need help with a smartphone, tablet, or social media? Are you interested in learning how to borrow e-books and audiobooks digitally from the library? Bring your questions and your device (and your passwords). All skill levels are welcome.

Please register in person or call us at 201-670-3970

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Tea @ 2 Book Club
Dec
12
2:00 PM14:00

Tea @ 2 Book Club

Tuesday, December 12th at 2:00pm

This month's selection is "A Piece of the World," by Christina Baker Kline. Kline imagines the life story of Christina Olson, the subject of Andrew Wyeth's painting "Christina's World, " describing her simple life on a remote Maine farm, her complicated relationship with her family, and the illness that incapacitated her. Light refreshments are served. Copies available at the Circulation Desk.

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Mashed Up! Book Club
Dec
13
5:30 PM17:30

Mashed Up! Book Club

Wednesday, December 13th at 5:30PM at The Curious Reader

Read the book for discussion, then create music playlist and make a craft. In partnership with The Curious Reader (you can borrow books from the library or purchase from The Curious Reader). New members are always welcome!

We will be discussing: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Registration is required.

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Mashed Up! Book Club
Dec
13
7:00 PM19:00

Mashed Up! Book Club

Wednesday, December 13th at 7:00PM at Glen Rock Public Library

Read the book for discussion, then create music playlist and make a craft. In partnership with The Curious Reader (you can borrow books from the library or purchase from The Curious Reader). New members are always welcome!

Book title to be announced at 11/8 meeting.

Registration is required.

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MONDAY FUNDAY
Dec
18
10:00 AM10:00

MONDAY FUNDAY

First three Mondays of the month at 10:00 AM.

For ages 3 and up.  Join us for stories, crafts, play dough and other fun activities.

1st Monday of the month traditional story-time.

2nd Monday of the month story followed by craft.

3rd Monday of the month story followed by play-doh and activities.

No registration required.

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Intro to Guitar (Ages 17-99)
Nov
16
6:00 PM18:00

Intro to Guitar (Ages 17-99)

Thursday, November 16th at 6:00PM

For adults from ages 17-99. Led by instructors from Architekt Music, this is an introductory course to all things guitar. Learn some basic chord progressions, tuning, and strumming techniques to get the fall off to a musical start! Instruments will be provided.

Space is limited. Register here.

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Intro to Guitar (Ages 11-16)
Nov
16
4:00 PM16:00

Intro to Guitar (Ages 11-16)

Thursday, November 16th at 5:00PM

Ages 11-16. Led by instructors from Architekt Music, this is an introductory course to all things guitar. Learn some basic chord progressions, tuning, and strumming techniques to get the fall off to a musical start! Instruments will be provided.

Space is limited. Register here.

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Website Building Boot Camp (Day 2 of 2)
Nov
15
6:30 PM18:30

Website Building Boot Camp (Day 2 of 2)

Wednesday, November 8th & November 15th at 6:30pm

For grades 5-8.

Learn to build a website from start to finish! We will start with the basics of HTML, add simple styling with CSS, and make the website live. This class will have two sessions (Wednesday 11/8 and 11/15, participants are expected to attend both classes).

Please bring your own laptop if possible. Let the library know if you will need to borrow one.

Register here.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Nov
15
6:30 PM18:30

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:
Wednesday, November 15th in the evening at 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, or 8:00 pm

Need help with a smartphone, tablet, or social media? Are you interested in learning how to borrow e-books and audiobooks digitally from the library? Bring your questions and your device (and your passwords). All skill levels are welcome.

Please register in person or call us at 201-670-3970.

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Tea @ 2 Book Club
Nov
14
2:00 PM14:00

Tea @ 2 Book Club

Tuesday, November 14th at 2:00pm

This month’s selection is The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. The tale of one woman's ferocious will to escape the horrors of bondage and a shattering, powerful meditation on the history we all share. Light refreshments are served. Copies now available at the Circulation Desk.

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MONDAY FUNDAY
Nov
13
10:00 AM10:00

MONDAY FUNDAY

First three Mondays of the month at 10:00 AM.

For ages 3 and up.  Join us for stories, crafts, play dough and other fun activities.

1st Monday of the month traditional story-time.

2nd Monday of the month story followed by craft.

3rd Monday of the month story followed by play-doh and activities.

No registration required.

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Website Building Boot Camp (Day 1 of 2)
Nov
8
6:30 PM18:30

Website Building Boot Camp (Day 1 of 2)

Wednesday, November 8th & November 15th at 6:30pm

For grades 5-8.

Learn to build a website from start to finish! We will start with the basics of HTML, add simple styling with CSS, and make the website live. This class will have two sessions (Wednesday 11/8 and 11/15, participants are expected to attend both classes).

Please bring your own laptop if possible. Let the library know if you will need to borrow one.

Register here.

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MONDAY FUNDAY
Nov
6
10:00 AM10:00

MONDAY FUNDAY

First three Mondays of the month at 10:00 AM.

For ages 3 and up.  Join us for stories, crafts, play dough and other fun activities.

1st Monday of the month traditional story-time.

2nd Monday of the month story followed by craft.

3rd Monday of the month story followed by play-doh and activities.

No registration required.

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The Unknown Palisades: A Slideshow Through Time
Nov
2
7:00 PM19:00

The Unknown Palisades: A Slideshow Through Time

Thursday, November 2nd at 7pm

Through images and narrative, historical interpreter Eric Nelsen of the Palisades Parkway Commission brings the story of the Palisades to life: from fishermen’s villages to palatial estates, the epic struggle to preserve the ancient cliffs, and the thriving beaches and campgrounds of the Depression and New Deal era. Pre-registration preferred; walk-ins welcome.

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Intro to Guitar (Ages 17-99)
Oct
26
6:00 PM18:00

Intro to Guitar (Ages 17-99)

Thursday, October 26th at 6:00PM

For adults from ages 17-99. Led by instructors from Architekt Music, this is an introductory course to all things guitar. Learn some basic chord progressions, tuning, and strumming techniques to get the fall off to a musical start! Instruments will be provided.

Space is limited. Register here.

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Intro to Guitar (Ages 11-16)
Oct
26
5:00 PM17:00

Intro to Guitar (Ages 11-16)

Thursday, October 26th at 5:00PM

Ages 11-16. Led by instructors from Architekt Music, this is an introductory course to all things guitar. Learn some basic chord progressions, tuning, and strumming techniques to get the fall off to a musical start! Instruments will be provided.

Space is limited. Register here.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Oct
25
6:30 PM18:30

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:
Wednesday, October 25th in the evening at 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, or 8:00 pm

Need help with a smartphone, tablet, or social media? Are you interested in learning how to borrow e-books and audiobooks digitally from the library? Bring your questions and your device (and your passwords). All skill levels are welcome.

Please register in person or call us at 201-670-3970.

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