Adult Services

Spring 2017 Programs

Performances and Entertainment

Student Flute Ensemble Concert
Join us as we host a student flute ensemble performance, featuring students from Fort Lee High School, Bergen County Academy, and Ridgewood High School. The students are lead by local instructor Minjoo Shin.
The ensemble will be playing pieces like Scarborough Fair, Beautiful Blue Danube and more!

Movie Mondays
Monday, April 17th at 2 pm
Star Wars: Rogue One
Monday, May 15th at 2 pm
Monday, June 12th at 2 pm

Poetry Reading with Elsbeth Pancrazi
Saturday April 22nd, 1 pm


After Hours Open-Mic Night Concert Series
Friday, May 19th at 7:00 pm
Featured Performer Yacouba Sissoko
Bring your poems! Bring your guitars and harmonicas! Even bring your jokes! This is an Open-Mic not to miss!

Presentations and Lectures

Author Talk featuring Yoojin Grace Wuertz
and her new book "Everything Belongs to Us".

Thursday May 18th, 6:30 pm
Yoojin Grace Wuertz was born in Seoul, South Korea, and immigrated to the United States at age six. She holds a BA in English from Yale University and an MFA in fiction from New York University. "Everything Belongs to Us" is her debut novel, which was selected as a New York Times Editors' Choice. She lives in Northern New Jersey with her husband and son.

Computer Classes and Workshops

Using Google Drive and Docs

Wednesday, April 19th at 6:30 pm
Learn to use the FREE online storage tool from Google, a long with their free word processing tool!
Please Register

Basics of Microsoft Word
Wednesday, May 31st at 6:30 p m
Get hands-on training in the basics of using Microsoft Word - creating letters, working with fonts and colors, and more.
Please register

Basics of Microsoft Excel
Wednesday, June 28th at 6:30 pm
Learn the very basics of Excel in this hands-on workshop. Includes creating basic spreadsheets, using auto-calculating features and more.
Please register

Adult Crafts and Art

Open Art Studio for Adults
Saturday, April 15th 11 am-1:30 pm
Saturday, May 13th 11 am-1:30 pm
Monday, May 22nd 6 pm-7:30 pm
Saturday, June 10th 11 am-1:30 pm
Monday, June 19th 6 pm-7:30 pm
Bring projects you want to work on.
Mixed media, drawing, painting and more.
Meet new people, drop-ins welcome!
Hosted by Leonia artist Nanda Van Ginkel.

Sewing Meet-Up Group
Wednesday, April 19th 11 am-1 pm
Our Sewing Meet-Up Group will be a place to visit to practice sewing and work on your own projects. Special guest Colleen Boerner will be in attendance to help answer questions. We will have library Singer sewing machines available to work with. Bring your own projects to work on or just practice and ask questions!

Climate March Sign and Poster Workshop
Saturday, April 22nd, 10 am-12:30 pm
Sponsored by Leonia Action Alliance
Build-your-own signs, posters, banners, and puppets for the Leonia Climate March. The open studio and collaborative environment will be hosted by Leonia artist Nanda Van Ginkel. Bring your own poster board, use the library's art materials, and learn more about the causes and affects of climate change. Design and build your own message of support.

Summer Wreath Making with Jane

Thursday June 22nd, 7:00 pm
Have fun creating and decorating your own wreath with library staff member Jane. Wreaths and materials provided - just bring your creative spirit!

Weekly Events

Conversational ESL
Mondays at 6:30 pm
Full schedule of dates coming soon

Coloring and Coffee for Adults
Relax and enjoy coloring, coffee, and relaxing music in a friendly atmosphere. The library provides coloring pencils, markers, sharpeners, and coloring sheets along with coffee and music. Drop in any Friday between 11am and 1pm.
Fridays, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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