Musical Forgotten Gems
“Musical Forgotten Gems” will be the topic of a presentation by Bill Levy at the Teaneck Public Library on Friday, December 13, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. as part of the Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn lecture series. This program features songs from overlooked and/or overshadowed musicals from Hollywood’s Golden Era. The presentation includes discussions and clips from “Flower Drum Song,” “Brigadoon,” and “Carefree,” among others.
Bill Levy B.A., M.A. is a retired New Jersey special education teacher who has developed a successful second career writing and lecturing to a variety of audiences. He has been publishing his humor columns (“Levy’s Wry”) since 1980 and his movie columns on overlooked/overshadowed vintage films (“Forgotten Gems”) since 1987. (read more)
Book Discussion: Patron Saint of Liars by Ann Patchett
The library hosts book discussion group each month. Next meeting is on Monday, December 16, 2013, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, with books chosen in advance by each group. This month, the group is reading Patron Saint of Liars by Ann Patchett. To register or get a copy of the book, contact the Reference Department of the Library.
Chair Yoga and Meditation Class
The Teaneck Public Library’s Friends Group in conjunction with the Art of Living Foundation will host a “Yoga and Meditation class”. The classes will be held on Monday, from 6 PM to 7 PM, Dec. 16, 2013 by Sujatha Nair from Art of Living. Participants may attend any or all classes.
The public is invited to attend this free program to be held in the library auditorium. The library is located at 840 Teaneck Road, at the corner of Cedar Lane and Teaneck Road. (Read More)
"Spirit of the Season" Holiday Show
Jeff and Karen, a unique acoustic duo, will perform a “Spirit of the Season” show of original, traditional and contemporary holiday songs at the Teaneck Public Library on Friday, December 20, 2013 at 10:30 am as part of the Isabelle and Sol Hermalyn lecture series.
New Jersey residents, singer/songwriter Jeff Penque and songstress, Karen Fairweather have joined forces to create a fresh and unique acoustic duo that have been taking NJ coffee houses, wineries, and restaurants by storm. They blend classic folk/rock from the 60s through today - with original tunes - to create a truly memorable musical performance. (read more)
Free Computer Classes at the Teaneck Public Library
The Teaneck Public Library is pleased to offer free computer classes to Teaneck residents who are looking to improve their computer skills. The classes are designed for beginners. Sessions are 30 minutes and take place in the Reference Room. Classes are offered on Tuesdays at 10:00 AM and on Saturdays at 10:00 AM. Certain topics may require an appointment based on staff availability. (more)