The Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn Lecture Series
(Fridays, 10:30 a.m., Library Auditorium)
Programs run from September through June. Admission is free. Open to all; no registration is necessary.
Doors open at 10 am. Program begins promptly at 10:30 AM. Programs include lecturers or films covering topics in the fields of art, music, science, literature, history, and travel.
|Feb. 10||Paris, Ooh, La, La! - slide show presented by Teaneck resident Ray Turkin|
|Feb. 17||San Francisco Bay - presentation by Kevin Woyce|
|Feb. 24||Friday Morning Documentary: Maya Angelou - And Still I Rise|
|March 3||Hollywood, Communism and the Cold War - presentation by Professor Bernard F. Dick|
|March 10||West Side Stories - presentation by NYC Tour Guide Marty Schneit|
|March 17||It's a Great Day for the Irish! - Musical performance by Linda Ipanema and the Dixie Cats|
|March 24||Women in Art - slide lecture by Sue Altman|
|March 31||"A Life of My Own: Meeting Eleanor Roosevelt" by Stephen LaRocque - a one woman show performed by Linda Kenyon|
The book discussion group meets on Monday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon in the library. Books to be discussed are chosen by the group. If you wish to register for the group or need a copy of the book, contact the Reference Department of the library at 201-837-4171.
Book Discussion Group
|Feb. 27||The Valley of Amazement||By Amy Tan|
|Mar. 27||This Boy's Life: A Memoir||By Tobias Wolff|
|April 24||When the Emperor Was Divine||By Julie Otsuka|
|May 22||Pompeii||By Robert Harris|
|June 26||H Is For Hawk||By Helen MacDonald|
|July 24||The Lie||By Helen Dunmore|
|August 28||The Signature Of All Things||By Elizabeth Gilbert|
Meeting on March 20, 2017 at 6:30 PM in the Auditorium. The cookbook for this meeting is The Pioneer Women Cooks: A Year of Holidays: 140 step-by-step recipes for simple, scrumptious celebrations by Ree Drummond. Check out a copy at the Circulation Desk. Cook - Share - Enjoy!
Make one regular sized recipe of your choice froom the book so that each member gets a taste. Bring your dish ready to eat to the Library Auditorium at 6:30 PM. Please bring a photocopy of the recipe your prepared. Paper goods and beverages will be provided by the Library. The meeting will begin with a group tasting, followed by a discussion of the book.
Music On A Sunday Afternoon
Concert is held at the auditorium of the Teaneck Public Library from October to April. It is sponsored by The Friends of the Teaneck Public Library. All concerts starts at 3:00 p.m. Doors open at 2:30. Admission is free. Refreshments and an opportunity to meet the performers follow the programs.
MUSIC ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON
|March 5||The Adelphi Orchestra will present works for piano and strings by Dvorak and Mozart|
|April 2||All Seasons Chamber Players. Titled "Rome, Vienna and Beyond", the group will perform music by Rota, Schubert and others, including duets and trios for strings, flute and piano.|
Movie on a Sunday Afternoon
Movie is showed at the Library auditorium. It is sponsored by The Friends of the Teaneck Public Library. Movie starts at 2:00 PM. Doors open at 1:30. Admission is free. Refreshments served prior to screening. Children under 17 not admitted without parent or guardian.
Movie ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON
|February 19||The Innocents. 2016, PG-13, 115 minutes.|
|March 19||A Man Called Ove. 2016, PG-13. 116 minutes.|
|April 23||The Band's Visit. 2007. PG-13. 89 minutes.|
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 weekly on Wednesday from 6 PM to 7 PM by Sujatha Nair from Art of Living. Participants may attend any or all classes. (More Information)
Chair Yoga and Meditation Class
|Wed., February 2017 in the Library Auditorium||6:00 PM - 7:00 PM|
Half-hour sessions for Teaneck residents on the use of the Internet, including the Web catalog, periodical databases, job searches, email accounts, or mouse exercise, are held in the Reference Room.
Tuesday Tech Hour:
The program is designed to help the public set up their digital devices for reading eBooks or digital magazines. The Library offers eBooks from Overdrive and 3M as well as digital magazines from Zinio. No registration is required. Just show up with your gadgets and your Teaneck Library Card and we will show you how to set them up!
For more information or a special appointment, please contact the Reference Department at 201-837-4171.
|Tuesdays||11:00 AM - 12:00 Noon|
One-on-one English-As-A-Second Language (ESL) instruction is available to its residents. Registration is required – any Teaneck residents who are interested in the program should call Cynthia Zimmerly or Tobey Weiss at the library at 201-837-4171.
Teaneck Public Library hosts an English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) Conversation Group Friday afternoon from 1:00 to 2PM in the yellow room on the main floor. The practice group is open to anyone who would like to improve their English skills by actively participating in group conversation led by a trained tutor. No pre-registration is necessary. The Group is open to residents of Teaneck and any other Bergen County town.
Winter/Spring ESL Group class will run February 3, 2017 to May 12, 2017.
For additional information or questions, please contact Cynthia Zimmerly at the library, 201-837-4171. The library is located at 840 Teaneck Road at the corner of Cedar Lane in Teaneck.