Summer Program: Friday Morning Films
Program starts at 10 AM in the auditorium. All are welcome; no registration is necessary.
|August 26||Amy (2015) - 2016 Academy Award for Best Documentary Animated Feature Film. AMY tells the incredible story of six-time Grammy-winner Amy Winehouse - in her own words. Featuring extensive unseen archive footage and previously unheard tracks, this strikingly modern, moving and vital film shines a light on the world we live in, in a way that very few can. 2 hours 7 minutes. Rated R|
|September 2||Inside Out (2015) - 2016 Academy Award for Best Animited Feature Film. When 11-year-old Riley moves to a new city, her emotions team up to help her through the transition. Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness work together, but when Joy and Sadness get lost, they must journey through unfamiliar places to get back home. 1 hour 34 minutes. Rate PG|
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
|August 22||Bridge of Sighs||By Richard Russo|
|Sept. 26||The March||By E. L. Doctorow|
|Oct. 24||The Miniaturist||By Jessie Burton|
|Nov. 28||I Refuse||By Per Petterson|
|Dec. 19||Fall On Your Knees||By Ann-Marie MacDonald|
|Jan. 23||A Room Wich A View||By E. M. Forster|
Music On A Summer Sunday Afternoon
Concert is held at the auditorium of the Teaneck Public Library. It is sponsored by The Friends of the Teaneck Public Library. All concerts starts at 2:00 p.m. Doors open at 1:30. Admission is free.
MUSIC ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON
Misuzu TanakaMisuzu Tanaka is a pianist of rare poetic sensibility and has studied at Juilliard and earned her Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Michigan.
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
|Wednesdays, August 2016 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|
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.
|Sept. 16||Friday Morning Documentary: Finding Vivian Maier The life and work of career nanny Vivian Maier and her amazing collection of 100,000 photographs. (2014) (NR) (1h 24m)|
|Sept. 23||View from the Top: Coastal Washington State and British Columbia: Slide show with Fred Dammont|
|Sept. 30||Who Wrote That Song? Harry Warren, the Unknown Master of Melody: (singer Diane Cypkin - performing)|
|Oct. 7||No program. Columbus Day weekend|
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.
An ESL (English as a Second Language) Conversation Group is held every Wednesday afternoon from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the auditorium. This practice group is open to anyone who would like to improve his or her English skills by actively participating in group conversation led by Literacy Volunteers of America trained tutors. No pre-registration is necessary, and the group is not limited to Teaneck residents. No meetings in July and August.