Coffee CupThe Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn Lecture Series
(Fridays, 10:00 a.m., Library Auditorium)

The Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn Lecture Series holds meetings September through June.  The meetings are attuned to the senior citizen with an intellectual bent.  Admission is free.

Meetings start at 10 am with a thirty minute cake and coffee socializing session. This is followed by prominent lecturers in the fields of art, music, science, literature, history, and travel addressing the group.  Meetings are open to all; no registration is necessary (except for trips).

To find out the topics of each meeting, please check our Program Schedule.  

Program Schedule
Sept. 5 "Female Spies" / Traveling Stage Company / theatrical
Sept. 12 "Niagara" / Kevin Woyce / slide-talk / illustrated tour of the Niagara River
Sept. 19 "A Touch of Sinatra" / Joe Gilligan and Donnie Ferraro / a musical show about the life and music of Frank Sinatra
Sept. 26 "The History of Stained Glass from the Middle Ages through the Present" / Donald Samick, owner and president of The J&R Lamb Studios / power point presentation
Oct. 3 "The Army's 200 Year Old Cover-Up: The Mysterious Death of Revolutionary War Brigadier General Enoch Poor" / Dick Burnon / lecture
Oct. 10 No meeting. Columbus Day Weekend.
Oct. 17 "Millionaire's Row on the Palisades: A Glimpse of the Gilded Edge" / Eric Nelsen of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission / slide-talk
Oct. 24 "Knight Life" / An Armchair Art Tour with Dr. Michael Norris, former Museum Educator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art / slide-lecture
Oct. 31 "Ghosthunting in New Jersey and New York City / L'aura Hladik / New Jersey Ghost Hunters Society / illustrated lecture

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., July 16, 23, 30 6:00 PM - 7:00PM

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
July 28 Sweet Tooth By Ian McEwan
Aug. 25 What I Loved By Siri Hustvedt
Sept. 22 To the End of the Land By David Grossman
Oct. 27 The Yellow Birds By Kevin Powers

music"Music On A Sunday Afternoon" Concert Series

Concert Series is held from October to April each year at the auditorium of the Teaneck Public Library.  It is sponsored by The Friends of the Teaneck Public Library.  All concerts starts at 3:00 p.m.  Admission is free.

MUSIC ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  Concert Series is held from October to April each year.

InternetComputer Trainings

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 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 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. in the Library 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.