The 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.
|Dec. 6||"Castles of New Jersey" / Phil Jaeger / power point slide lecture|
|Dec. 13||"Musical Forgotten Gems" / Bill Levy / film clips & discussion|
|Dec. 20||"Spirit of the Season" / holiday musical program by Jeff & Karen, acoustic duo|
|Dec. 27||No meeting. Christmas / New Year's|
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
|Dec. 16||Patron Saint of Liars||By Ann Patchett|
|Jan. 27||Paris Wife||By Paula McLain|
|Feb. 24||Telegraph Avenue||By Michael Chabon|
|Mar. 24||The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry||By rachel Joyce|
|Apr. 28||Flight Behavior||By Barbara Kingsolver|
"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
|Dec. 8||Dr. Dubious and the Agnostics / Tom Duncan and his 7 piece Dixieland Jazz Band|
|Jan. 12||Alacorde Piano Trio / Jee Sun Lee, violin; Suji Kim, cello; Jacqueline Schiller, piano|
|Feb. 9||Adelphi Chamber Ensemble|
|March 23||Lecture-In-Song / Fred Miller|
|April 27||All Seasons Chamber Players|
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.
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.