Library News

Historical highlights of New Jersey’s 21 counties - Friday, 1/30, 10:30 AM

“Historical highlights of New Jersey’s 21 counties” is the topic of a PowerPoint lecture to be presented on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:30 A.M., as part of the Teaneck Public Library’s Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn Lecture Series.

Would you like to know what things were like in New Jersey 50, 75, or 100 years ago? And what is left from those eras today? Phil Jaeger, renowned local historian, will take you on a journey from the past to the present. Through pictures and words, experience New Jersey like it used to be.  (read more)

Chair Yoga and Meditation Class

YogaThe 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 Mondays, Feb. 2nd and 23rd and Wednesdays, Feb. 11th and 18th, of 2015 from 6 PM to 7 PM 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)

The Rat Pack - Friday, 2/6, 10:30 AM

“The Rat Pack” is the topic to be presented on Friday, February 6, 2015 at 10:30 A.M., as part of the Teaneck Public Library’s Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn Lecture Series.

David Aaron will present an interesting and entertaining program on Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin, and Johnny Carson including a lecture, film and Q&A. (read more)

"Music on a Sunday Afternoon" concert by Adelphi Chamber Ensemble

Adelphi chamber EnsembleThe Teaneck Library’s “Music on a Sunday Afternoon” concert on February 8, 2015 will be welcoming back the ever-popular Adelphi Chamber Ensemble. The Ensemble will present a chamber concert of works by Johannes Brahms. The Concert starts at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 8th at the Teaneck Public Library located at 840 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666.

The Program includes:
1. Brahms: Quartet for Piano and Strings no 3 in C minor, Op. 60, performed by Frank Daykin (Piano); Sylvia Rubin (Violin); Rozanna Weinberger (Viola); and Anne Taylor (Cello).

2. Brahms: Sextet for Strings no 2 in G major, Op. 36, performed by Sylvia Rubin (Violin); Claire Kapilow (Violin) Rozanna Weinberger (Viola); Michael Alas (Viola); Martha Calhoun (Cello); Anne Taylor (Cello). (read more)

Artwork from the Teaneck High School Art Classes on Display in February

During the month of February, the Teaneck Public Library will be presenting  artwork from the Teaneck High School Art classes.

The exhibit will include paintings and drawings by juniors and seniors. There are a few vivid watercolor floral to enjoy along with some illustrations that are richly packed with child-like symbolism and visual metaphor. (read more

Nemesis by Philip RothBook Discussion: By Nightfall by Michael Cunningham - Monday, 2/23,10:00 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, Feb. 23, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, The group is reading By Nightfall by Michael Cunningham. To register or get a copy of the book, contact the Reference Department of the Library.

For Children & Teens...

Complete List of Programs for Children and Teen

Winter Storytime Registration

Registration for Winter Storytimes begins on Monday 1/12 and is ongoing. Registration is in person in the Children's Department. Please present library card at time of registration.

Drop-in Storytimes

Preschool Storytime
Preschoolers, age 3 and up, are invited to join us for this year round storytime taking place on Wednesdays at 2 p.m.

Saturday Storytime
This family storytime meets year round on Saturdays at 11 a.m. No registration required.

Children's Programs
Winter Program Flyer for Children