Coffee CupThe 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. 

Schedule
Sept. 29 Rwanda Embroideries - lecture by Julie Meehan
Oct. 6 Georgia O'Keefe - slide lecture by Sue Altman
Oct. 13 Documentary Film - Hitchcock/Truffaut (rated PG-13, 81 minutes)
Oct. 20 LIghthouses - slide lecture by Kevin Woyce
Oct. 27 Your Ghost Story - Traveling Literary Theater
Nov. 3 The ABCs of DNA - with Walter C
Nov. 10 No Program - Veterans Day
Nov. 17 Shakespeare's Women - Lecture by Alice Twombly
Nov. 24 No Program - Thanksgiving

booksBook Discussion Group

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
Sept. 25 Life After Life By Kate Atkinson
Oct. 23 A Spy Among Friends By Ben Macintyre
Nov. 27 All the Light We Cannot See By Anthony Doerr
Dec. 18 Buddha in the Attic By Julie Otsuka
Jan. 22 We are Not Ourselves By Matthew Thomas
Feb. 26 Salvage The Bones By Jesmyn Ward
March 26 My Name Is Lucy Barton By Elizabeth Strout

Cookbook clubCookbook Club

Lidia's Mastering the Art of Italian CuisineMeeting on October 30, 2017 at 6:30 PM in the Auditorium. The cookbook for this meeting is Lidia's Mastering the Art of Italian Cuisine: Everything You Need to Know to Be a Great Italian Cook by Lidia Bastianich. Check out a copy at the Circulation Desk. Cook - Share - Enjoy!

Make one regular sized recipe of your choice from 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 you 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. Please RSVP Lynne Graizel at lynnegee@optonline.net

How to start a small business in New Jersey

Teaneck Public Library, in conjunction with Taxation University, will offer a free mini-course on Monday, December 11. Note that registration is required as the audience size is limited. You can register online or in-person at the reference desk whenever the library is open.

Click here to register online

Taxation University is a training unit of the New Jersey Division of Taxation. The New Jersey State Library has cooperated in arranging continuing education programs at public libraries around the state. This particular workshop will be conducted by Solange Pimentel and Tilesah McCall and will last about 2 hours. Registration and light refreshments will begin at 10 a.m.  Participants will be taught about the different business structures; registration of a small business in New Jersey; legal entity registration; and how to report your New Jersey business income.  The course is free but you must pre-register as described above. Registration begins October 1.

Ms. Solange began her career with the Division as a Call Center Agent in 2006 receiving extensive training in all New Jersey taxes. She is bilingual and staffed the Division's Spanish speaking line before it was discontinued. Solange's outgoing personality coupled with her extensive customer service skills and tax knowledge add great value to the Taxation University Team.

For further information, contact Michael McCue at 201-837-4171 ext. 311 or  mccue@bccls.org.

Movies on a Sunday Afternoon

All films begin at 2:00 PM.  Doors open at 1:30.  Refreshments are served prior to screening.  Discussion follows each film.  Admission is free.  Children under 18 not permitted without a parent or guardian.

MOVIES ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON
Oct. 22 Beatriz at Dinner - 2017. 83 minutes. Rated R.
Nov. 19 Dheepan - 2016. 100 minutes. Rated R.
Dec. 17 The Chorus (Los Choristes) - 2004. 95 minutes. Rated PG-13.

musicMusic 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
Oct. 15 The Alacorde Piano Trio

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.,September 2017 in the Library Auditorium  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

InternetComputer Training

Internet Training:

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.

tech hourTuesday 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.

Internet Training
Tuesdays 10:00 am
Saturdays 10:00 am
Tech Hour
Tuesdays 11:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

ESLESL One-on-one Tutoring and ESL Conversation Group

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 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.

Fall ESL Group class runs from Oct. 13, 2017 to Dec. 15, 2017, no classes on Nov. 10 and Nov. 24.

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.