Adult Services

Winter 2017 Programs

Performances and Entertainment

Lunar New Year Celebration
For all ages
Details coming soon - special Lunar New Year performance for families, activities for kids and traditional food.
Friday, January 27th at 7pm

Retro Video Game Day for Adults
Stop by and relive your childhood with a chance to play classic Nintendo and Super Nintendo games. We'll also have classic board games and refreshments!
Thursday, January 19th at 6:30pm
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After Hours OpenMic and Musical Performance
After a very successful December installment, we are making this a regular event! Come and enjoy a live performance followed by a chance for any musicians, poets, writers and other performers to share their art. Refreshments will also provided.
Performer TBA
Friday, February 17th at 7pm
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Presentations and Lectures

Avoiding Identity Theft and Other Scams
Informative presentation by Mr. Denis Niland, investigator with the Bergen County Division of Consumer Affairs.
Thursday, January 26th at 6:30pm
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The Story of Tea
Presentation about the history of tea along with a special tea tasting session, where attendees will get a chance to brew tea and taste different kinds of tea from around the world!
Limited space, registration required.
Wednesday, March 22nd at 6:30pm
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Syria Before the War

Photo slideshow presentation by library archivist Harriet Burdock showing what Syria looked like before the ongoing civil war. Harriet will show photos from her trip to Syria and share stories.
Wednesday, March 29th at 7:00pm
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Classes and Workshops

Learn to - A New Library Resource
Learn to use the library's latest resource, Lynda Online Classes and Courses. This new resource includes 1000s of online classes and courses on topics ranging from computer basics to advanced computer coding. All FREE with your library card.
Thursday, January 12th at 6:30pm
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Watercoloring Painting with Pam Fenwick
A Two-Park Series
A special two-part series on watercolor painting for beginners, taught by Leonia artist Pam Fenwick. Each class will have a different focus.
Thursday, February 2nd - Understanding the color wheel and mixing colors
Thursday, February 9th - Working with light and dark
Both classes begin at 6:30pm
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Using the Internet Basics

A class for beginners on how to use the Internet, the basics of email, finding information online, and more. A hands-on workshop using library provided laptops.
Thursday, February 16th at 6:30pm
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Open Art Studio for Adults
Hosted by Leonia Artist Nanda Van Ginkel
A fun meetup and open studio for artists of all types and skill levels. Bring projects to work on, come to learn from others, try out mixed media art with provided supplies, and more!
Saturdays in March, 11am - 1pm
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Basic Photo Editing for Beginners
Learn to make basic edits to your photos using the free online software Pixlr. A hands-on workshop using library provided laptops.
Thursday, March 16th at 6:30pm
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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

Special Event
New Jersey Maker Day
Saturday, March 25th 11am - 2pm
An ALL DAY and library-wide event featuring hands-on STEM activities for all ages, including robotics, 3D printing, and lots more. Details coming soon.

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