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.
|May 12, 19||No programs. Friends of the Teaneck Public Library Book Sale.|
|May 26||No programs. Memorial Day Weekend.|
|June 2||"Songs and Dances You Should Have Seen But Didn't" - Film series lecture presented by Theo Solomon|
|June 9||"Scotland and its Islands" - slideshow presented by Lorraine Matys|
|June 16||Road Scholars – an introduction to the world’s largest and most innovative creator of experiential learning opportunities. Presented by Stuart Kaplan|
|June 23||The Blue Chip Chorus-Summer Musical Program|
|June 30||Paris – slideshow presented by Ray Turkin|
|July 7||No Program|
|July 14||The Next Stage Ensemble Presents: The Taming of the Shrew|
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
|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|
|Sept. 25||Life After Life||By Kate Atkinson|
|Oct. 23||A Spy Among Friends||By Ben Macintyre|
Music On A Summer Sunday
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. Refreshments and an opportunity to meet the performers follow the programs. All are welcomed to these events. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
MUSIC ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON
|July 9||Misuzu Tanaka and Maksim Shtrykov, piano and clarinet|
|August 6||Dr. Fan Yang, piano|
Movie on a Summer Sunday
Movies are shown 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. Discussion to follow. Admission is free. Refreshments served prior to screening. Children under 18 not admitted without parent or guardian.
MOVIE ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON
|June 25||Dukhtar -.
Running Time: 1 hour 33 minutes.
In the mountains of Pakistan, a mother and her ten-year-old daughter flee their home on the eve of the girl's marriage to a tribal leader. A deadly hunt for them begins.
|July 23||Paterson -
Running Time: 1 hour 55 minutes.
Every day, Paterson adheres to a simple routine: he drives his daily route, he writes poetry into a notebook; he stops in a bar and drinks exactly one beer; he goes home to his wife, Laura. By contrast, Laura's world is ever changing. New dreams come to her almost daily. The film quietly observes the triumphs and defeats of daily life, along with the poetry evident in its smallest details.
|August 20|| La Rafle -
Running Time: 2 hours 5 minutes.
Starring Jean Reno and Melanie Laurent, Rose Bosch's La Rafle recounts the true story of the infamous Vel 'D'Hiv Roundup.
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., May 3 & 30, 2017 in the Library Auditorium||6:00 PM - 7:00 PM|
Meeting on June 12, 2017 at 6:30 PM in the Auditorium. The cookbook for this meeting is Make It Ahead: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook by Ina Garten. 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 email@example.com
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 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.
Summer ESL Group class runs from June 16, 2017 to August 18, 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.