Holiday Program by The Garden State Harmonica Club’s Ensemble Group - Friday, 12/19, 10:30 AM
The Garden State Harmonica Club’s Ensemble Group will present a Holiday Program at the Teaneck Public Library on Friday, December 19 at 10:30 A.M. as part of the Isabelle and Sol Hermalyn lecture series.
Founded in 1971 by George Osterman, a local musician, the Garden State Harmonica Club is one of the nation's leading harmonica organizations, providing a gathering place for those who share the enjoyment of this unique and beautiful instrument... the well beloved "mouth organ". The membership is drawn from a wide geographic area (even out of state), and includes beginning players, professionals, former professionals, and others who attend simply to hear the great sounds of which the instrument is capable. The club also supports a Harmonica Ensemble which performs frequently throughout the area, providing entertainment for various local organizations. (read more)
Gallery Display: Artists in the Archives - A Collection of Card Catalogs
During the months of December and January the Teaneck Library will be hosting a most fitting exhibit given its venue. Many patrons will recognize the core elements of the displays: card catalogs and their cabinets.
Three artists, working separately, transform library card catalogs into an art-form. Each artist envisions the catalogs’ potentials in a different way. (more details)
Library opens 9-1 on Wed., Dec. 24 for Christmas Eve and closes on Thur., Dec. 25 for Christmas Day.
Library opens 9-1 on Wed., Dec. 31 for New Year's Eve and closes on Thur., Jan. 1, 2015 for New Year.
Screening of the film “My So-Called Enemy” - Friday, 1/9, 10:30 AM
Screening of the film “My So-Called Enemy” will take place at the Teaneck Public Library on Friday, January 9, 2015 at 10:30 A.M., as part of the Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn Lecture Series. The film is 89 minutes long.
Spanning seven years, “My So-Called Enemy” follows six Palestinian and Israeli teenage girls committed to justice and mutual understanding after participating in a women’s leadership
program called Building Bridges for Peace. This heart and mind-opening film documents how the young women’s transformative experience of knowing their “enemies” as human beings in the United States meets with the realities of their lives back home in the Middle East. (read more)
Book Discussion: Nemesis by Philip Roth - Monday, 1/26,10:00 AM
The library hosts book discussion group each month, with books chosen in advance by the participants. New members welcome.
Next meeting is on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, The group is reading Nemesis by Philip Roth. To register or get a copy of the book, contact the Reference Department of the Library.