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Millennials Book Club
Apr
24
8:00 PM20:00

Millennials Book Club

Join us for our April meeting as we discuss The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo over delicious food and drinks! We will meet at Stone and Rail. Please support our host restaurant by purchasing at least one item from the menu. New members are always welcome! Be sure to RSVP so we can get a final head count. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.

To register, ask to join our Facebook Group. https://www.facebook.com/groups/millennialsbookclub/

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Apr
25
6:00 PM18:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Thursday, April 25th in the evening at 6:00, 6:30, 7:00, or 7:30pm

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Apr
26
10:00 AM10:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Friday, April 26th in the morning at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, or 11:30am

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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Paying for Nursing Home Care for Seniors
May
1
10:00 AM10:00

Paying for Nursing Home Care for Seniors

Wednesday, May1st at 10:00am

This seminar is designed to help you understand your options, avoid unseen pitfalls and expenses, and ensure that the necessary care is available when you or your loved one needs it. An information session for seniors, caregivers, and families. Presented by Nicholas Stratton of Stratton Stepp Ashtyani, LLP. Call to register or click here https://bccls.libcal.com/event/5226076

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Song & Dance of the Roaring 20's
May
2
7:00 PM19:00

Song & Dance of the Roaring 20's

Ain’t we got fun! Christine DeLeon will share the music and American culture of the “Jazz Age” when Vaudeville was the best show in town. Treasured songs such as “Blue Skies,” “Button Up Your Overcoat,” “Five Foot Two Eyes Of Blue” and the popular dance “The Charleston” will make you smile as “the whole world smiles with you!” Sponsored by the Friends of the Glen Rock Library. Sign up by contacting the Reference Desk or click here.

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Yak, Snack, & Read
May
13
7:30 PM19:30

Yak, Snack, & Read

Monday, May 13th at 7:30pm

Love the idea of a book group, but don't want to read deep literary works? This book group is just what you've been looking for!

We are reading: The Dinner List by Rebecca Serle

Copies available at the Circulation Desk. No registration required.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
May
14
10:00 AM10:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Tuesday, May 14th in the morning at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, or 11:30am

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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Make & Mix Adult Crafting Class
May
15
7:00 PM19:00

Make & Mix Adult Crafting Class

A monthly craft club for adults. Indulge your inner craftiness and sip a craft-themed "mocktail." This month we will create paper flowers. Spaces are limited; registration required. All materials are supplied. Please contact us to see if spaces are available: (201) 670-3970 or glrkcirc@bccls.org. Sponsored by the Friends of the Glen Rock Public Library.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
May
16
6:00 PM18:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Thursday, May 16th in the evening at 6:00, 6:30, 7:00, or 7:30pm

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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Going, Going, Gone!
May
16
7:00 PM19:00

Going, Going, Gone!

In 20 years, we’ve gained smartphones, GPS, Twitter, Facebook and many other services and devices. We’ve also lost some things we grew up with. Presenter Maryanne Christiano-Mistretta takes us down memory lane by displaying and discussing products that are either on their way out the door or completely obsolete. Fun for all ages! Sign up at the Reference Desk or click here.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
May
17
10:00 AM10:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Friday, May 17th in the morning at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, or 11:30am

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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Why You Need an Electric Car
Jun
1
1:00 PM13:00

Why You Need an Electric Car

Paul Rosengren of Glen Rock will talk about the environmental, economic and geo-political reasons for buying an electric car. An electric car owner for 6 years, Rosengren started the PSEG Employee Electric Car Program , recognized with the Governor’s environmental award. This talk is scheduled to coincide with Glen Rock’s first electric car show, tomorrow, June 2, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the parking lot next to Borough Hall train tracks. Come see an assortment of electric cars and talk to their owners about their experiences. Contact Library to sign up or click here.

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9 Ways to Help Save on Taxes in Retirement
Jun
3
1:00 PM13:00

9 Ways to Help Save on Taxes in Retirement

When you're building your distribution plan, it is crucial to include tax strategies that will help protect the money you worked so hard to save. Join Debra Taylor as she provides knowledge to equip you with the most up-to-date and comprehensive information regarding retirement taxation and  how to efficiently harvest your Social Security, 401(k)/IRA and other income sources. Presented by Debra Taylor, CPA/PFS, JD, CDFA. Contact the Library to register or click here.

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Figure & Still Life Drawing: Beginners & Advanced
Jun
6
7:00 PM19:00

Figure & Still Life Drawing: Beginners & Advanced

Back by popular demand, this hands-on class (series of 4) will motivate students to see, experience and experiment with gesture and expression. With an emphasis on light, students will bring their drawings to life by combining various grades of graphite, charcoal and white chalk. Materials will be provided, and all skill levels are welcome. Students are encouraged to bring objects with linear qualities (yarn, twig, wire, string, etc.), as well as three ‘sentimental objects’ with 3D textures. Attend as many as you wish; limited spaces per session. Register by calling or emailing: glrkcirc@bccls.org.

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Figure & Still Life Drawing: Beginners & Advanced
Jun
13
7:00 PM19:00

Figure & Still Life Drawing: Beginners & Advanced

Back by popular demand, this hands-on class (2nd of 4) will motivate students to see, experience and experiment with gesture and expression. With an emphasis on light, students will bring their drawings to life by combining various grades of graphite, charcoal and white chalk. Materials will be provided, and all skill levels are welcome. Students are encouraged to bring objects with linear qualities (yarn, twig, wire, string, etc.), as well as three ‘sentimental objects’ with 3D textures. Attend as many as you wish; limited spaces per session. Register by calling or emailing: glrkcirc@bccls.org.

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Figure & Still Life Drawing: Beginners & Advanced
Jun
20
7:00 PM19:00

Figure & Still Life Drawing: Beginners & Advanced

Back by popular demand, this hands-on class (3rd of 4) will motivate students to see, experience and experiment with gesture and expression. With an emphasis on light, students will bring their drawings to life by combining various grades of graphite, charcoal and white chalk. Materials will be provided, and all skill levels are welcome. Students are encouraged to bring objects with linear qualities (yarn, twig, wire, string, etc.), as well as three ‘sentimental objects’ with 3D textures. Attend as many as you wish; limited spaces per session. Register by calling or emailing: glrkcirc@bccls.org.

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Figure & Still Life Drawing: Beginners & Advanced
Jun
27
7:00 PM19:00

Figure & Still Life Drawing: Beginners & Advanced

Back by popular demand, this hands-on class will motivate students to see, experience and experiment with gesture and expression. With an emphasis on light, students will bring their drawings to life by combining various grades of graphite, charcoal and white chalk. Materials will be provided, and all skill levels are welcome. Students are encouraged to bring objects with linear qualities (yarn, twig, wire, string, etc.), as well as three ‘sentimental objects’ with 3D textures. Limited spaces; register by calling or emailing: glrkcirc@bccls.org.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Apr
23
10:00 AM10:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Tuesday, April 23rd in the morning at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, or 11:30am

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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Make & Mix Adult Crafting Class
Apr
17
7:00 PM19:00

Make & Mix Adult Crafting Class

A monthly craft club for adults. Indulge your inner craftiness and sip a craft-themed "mocktail." This month we will create paper flowers. Spaces are limited; registration required. All materials are supplied. Please contact us to see if spaces are available: (201) 670-3970 or glrkcirc@bccls.org. Sponsored by the Friends of the Glen Rock Public Library.

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Yak, Snack, & Read
Apr
15
7:30 PM19:30

Yak, Snack, & Read

Monday, April 15th at 7:30pm

Love the idea of a book group, but don't want to read deep literary works? This book group is just what you've been looking for!

We are reading: The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict

Copies available at the Circulation Desk. No registration required.

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The Beatles-50 Years Later
Apr
1
7:00 PM19:00

The Beatles-50 Years Later

Barry Wiesenfeld explores the phenomenon that was The Beatles - their originality and growth, ultimate sophistication, innovations, lyric depth, and much more. Barry is an internationally respected and award-winning musician, a published author, and is on the music faculty of SUNY and Ramapo College. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Glen Rock Library. Sign up by contacting the Library or click here.

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Medicare 101
Mar
30
10:00 AM10:00

Medicare 101

Learn about how and when to enroll in Medicare, when you can make changes, and the insurance options available to you. Review and compare Medicare Parts A, B, C and D. Detail the costs associated with medical and drug insurance. Explore and evaluate Original Medicare, Medicare Supplement Insurance, Prescription Drug Plans and Medicare Advantage Plans. Helpful for anyone turning 65 iwhtin the year or already enrolled in Medicare. Presented by James W. Farnham, MBA, MS. Sign up by contacting the Library or click here.

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"Politically Indicted" Book Event
Mar
28
7:00 PM19:00

"Politically Indicted" Book Event

Anthony Suarez, Glen Rock’s Borough Attorney and Ridgefield Mayor, will speak about his new book, Politically Indicted, at the Library. Mr. Suarez’s book  is a memoir of his arrest in 2008 and subsequent acquittal. Over 25 public officials were arrested in connection with Operation Bid Rig III. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Contact the Reference Desk to sign up or click here.


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Traveling Wilburys Tribute Concert
Mar
24
2:00 PM14:00

Traveling Wilburys Tribute Concert

Enjoy the songs of the supergroup founded by George Harrison with friends Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison and Jeff Lynne. Performed by We3, a Glen Rock Band that played the best of Bob Dylan to a very large crowd at the Library last year. Sponsored by the Friends of the Glen Rock Library. Pre-registration preferred; walk ins welcome!

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NJ Makers Day
Mar
23
10:00 AM10:00

NJ Makers Day

Glen Rock Public Library is proud to once again be a participating site for New Jersey Makers Day on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Community members of all ages are invited to join us from 10am to 2pm for an exciting event filled with activities focused on maker culture and STEM learning. Highlights of the day will include robotics, podcasting, crafts, and more. We thank the Friends of the Library for their generous support and funding of this event.

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Meditation
Mar
23
10:00 AM10:00

Meditation

Saturday, March 23rd, 10:00am

Begin the week refreshed, relaxed, and invigorated with a free Sahaja Meditation, which helps you connect to your deeper self.  Feel the bliss within.  No registration required.

Introductory class offered on the first Saturday of the month at 11am.

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Make & Mix Adult Crafting Class
Mar
20
7:00 PM19:00

Make & Mix Adult Crafting Class

A monthly craft club for adults. Indulge your inner craftiness and sip a craft-themed "mocktail." This month we will make drink coasters. Spaces are limited; registration required. All materials are supplied. Please contact us to see if spaces are available: (201) 670-3970 or glrkcirc@bccls.org. Sponsored by the Friends of the Glen Rock Public Library.

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Yak, Snack, & Read
Mar
18
7:30 PM19:30

Yak, Snack, & Read

Monday, March 18th at 7:30pm

Love the idea of a book group, but don't want to read deep literary works? This book group is just what you've been looking for!

We are reading: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Copies available at the Circulation Desk. No registration required.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Mar
15
10:00 AM10:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Friday, March 15th in the morning at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, or 11:30am

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Mar
14
6:00 PM18:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Thursday, March 14th in the evening at 6:00, 6:30, 7:00, or 7:30pm

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

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

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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RESCHEDULED Make & Mix Adult Crafting Class
Feb
27
7:00 PM19:00

RESCHEDULED Make & Mix Adult Crafting Class

A monthly craft club for adults. Indulge your inner craftiness and sip a craft-themed "mocktail." This month John Blackman will teach us how to make origami penguins. Spaces are limited; registration required. All materials are supplied. Please contact us to see if spaces are available: (201) 670-3970 or glrkcirc@bccls.org. Sponsored by the Friends of the Glen Rock Public Library.

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Meditation
Feb
16
10:00 AM10:00

Meditation

Saturday, February 16th, 10:00am

Begin the week refreshed, relaxed, and invigorated with a free Sahaja Meditation, which helps you connect to your deeper self.  Feel the bliss within.  No registration required.

Introductory class offered on the first Saturday of the month at 11am.

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1-on-1 Technology Help
Feb
14
6:00 PM18:00

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

Thursday, February 14th in the evening at 6:00, 6:30, 7:00, or 7:30pm

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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

1-on-1 Technology Help

Register for an appointment:

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

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, your device, and your passwords. All skill levels are welcome. Please note we cannot help with printers.

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

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Python Workshop for Adults Part 2
Feb
11
6:00 PM18:00

Python Workshop for Adults Part 2

Learn about the programming language, Python, which can be used for everything from web development to software development and scientific applications.

This is a two-part class which will be held on Monday, February 4 & 11 from 6pm to 8pm. Registration is for both dates.

For adults. **All attendees must bring their own laptop.**

This class is taught by Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies.

Register online beginning January 14th. Click here to register.

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Dogs 101: Puppies to Adults, A Humans Only Workshop
Feb
9
1:00 PM13:00

Dogs 101: Puppies to Adults, A Humans Only Workshop

Dorice Stancher, Master Trainer and Dr. Dennis Sepulveda, Veterinary Wellness Center, will present information and answer questions on training, preventing problem behaviors and more. No dogs, humans only! Register on the Glen Rock NJ Dog Park Facebook page.

To register, call (201) 670-3970 or click here.

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Meditation
Feb
9
10:00 AM10:00

Meditation

Saturday, February 9th, 10:00am

Begin the week refreshed, relaxed, and invigorated with a free Sahaja Meditation, which helps you connect to your deeper self.  Feel the bliss within.  No registration required.

Introductory class offered on the first Saturday of the month at 11am.

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Python Workshop for Adults Part 1
Feb
4
6:00 PM18:00

Python Workshop for Adults Part 1

Learn about the programming language, Python, which can be used for everything from web development to software development and scientific applications.

This is a two-part class which will be held on Monday, February 4 & 11 from 6pm to 8pm. Registration is for both dates.

For adults. **All attendees must bring their own laptop.**

This class is taught by Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies.

Register online beginning January 14th. Click here to register.

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Cyber Security for Seniors
Feb
2
1:00 PM13:00

Cyber Security for Seniors

Keep yourself safe online - learn the basics of cyber security in this 2 hour workshop led by the Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies. This workshop is based on information provided through CyberGenerations - The Senior Citizens' Cyber Safety Initiative. Registration is required and priority will be given to Glen Rock residents.

To register, call (201) 670-3970 or click here.

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