Chair Yoga and Meditation Class - Monday, 3/10, 6:00 PM
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, March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2014 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)
Celebrating Women - Friday, 3/21, 10:30 AM
In celebration of Women’s History Month, author and educator Penny Colman will give a talk on “Celebrating Women” at the Teaneck Public Library on Friday, March 21 at 10:30 A.M. as part of the Isabelle and Sol Hermalyn lecture series.“Celebrating Women” is a dynamic slide program of unique photographs and a lively commentary drawn from Penny’s many road trips in search of women’s historic landmarks and sites. (read more)
Lecture-in-Song - Sunday, 3/23, 3:00 PM
Pianist, singer and lecturer Fred Miller will present a “Lecture-in-Song” on Cole Porter on Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. at the Teaneck Public Library as part of the library’s Music on Sunday Afternoon series, sponsored by the Friends of the Teaneck Public Library.
Fred Miller has spent the last several decades in many musical fields including grand opera, musical comedy, classical piano and chamber music. However, his current professional life revolves around American Popular Song. Each of his more than sixty (60) Lectures-in-Song is a full 60-75 minute musical program profiling a great personality or important facet of American Popular Song. Fred presents them at libraries, retirement villages, arts organizations and scores of private venues throughout New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania. (read more)
Book Discussion: Canada by Richard Ford
The library hosts book discussion group each month. Next meeting is on Monday, March 24, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, with books chosen in advance by each group. This month, the group is reading Canada by Richard Ford. To register or get a copy of the book, contact the Reference Department of the Library.
Library to host author of new book on Jewish cinema
The Teaneck Public Library will host resident author Eric A. Goldman on Wednesday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. Goldman will discuss his new book, “The American Jewish story through cinema”.
In the first half of the 20th century, Hollywood’s movie moguls, most of whom were Jewish, shied away from asserting a Jewish image on the screen for fear that they might be too closely identified with that representation. (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)