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LIBRARY HOURS

  Monday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
  Tuesday 10:00 AM  5:00 PM
  Wednesday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
  Thursday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
  Friday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  Saturday 10:00 AM 4:00 PM
  Sunday CLOSED  
June, July and Aug. Sat hours - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Children's Programs

Registration is required for most programs.
Please click on the flyers below or call the library to register.
 
 

Family Fort Night (Nov) NEW DATE

Due to the inclement weather anticipated on Thursday, November 15th, we have rescheduled this program to Thursday, November 29th. We hope you can still make it then! Thank you.

Join Ms. Kate for stories and strongholds!

We'll provide the building supplies, all you need are your fort engineering skills. Then hunker down inside your fort with a book or two.

Don't miss the fort-filled family fun on Thursday, November 29th at 6:30 pm!

Open to all ages and families.

Please let us know you're coming and register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

rescheduled family fort night nov 2018 FLYER

Drop-in Thanksgiving Craft

Come to get crafty and festive before Turkey Day on Tuesday, November 20th at 3 pm.

Open to all ages.

No registration necessary!

drop in thanksgiving craft nov 2018 FLYER

LEGO Lab (Nov)

Bring your imagination; we'll supply the LEGOs and a great story on Wednesday, November 28th at 4 pm.

Open to ages 5 and up.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

lego lab nov 2018 FLYER

Paws to Read: Tales to Tails (Dec)

Readers of all levels get to practice reading to a friendly canine listener on Wednesday, December 12th at 4 pm.

Open to ages 5 and up.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

paws to read dec 2018 FLYER

Annual Gingerbread House Decorating! 

The annual gingerbread house decorating for kids returns!

Melissa & Dennis Harsley, dedicated Friends of the Riverdale Library, will be back to help children create candy “gingerbread” houses during two decorating sessions on Saturday, December 15th.

Open to kids in grades K-8.

Register for the first session at 10:00 am-12:00 pm by clicking here.

Register for the second session at 1:00-3:00 pm by clicking here.

gingerbread houses dec 2018 FLYER

LEGO Lab (Dec)

Bring your imagination; we'll supply the LEGOs and a great story on Wednesday, December 19th at 4 pm.

Open to ages 5 and up.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

lego lab dec 2018 FLYER

Drop-in Snowflaking!

Join us for snowflake crafts, cookie decorating, and more on Thursday, December 20th at 4 pm!

Open to all ages.

No registration necessary!

drop in snowflaking dec 2018 FLYER revised

Pop-up Silly Science: Holiday Edition!

Calling all budding scientists!

Join Ms. Kate to get your science when school is closed on Thursday, December 27th at 2 pm. We'll have fun trying our hands at an assortment of silly, holiday-themed experiments. Just let us know you're coming and register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

Open to ages 5 and up.

silly science dec 2018 FLYER

 

Questions? Contact Youth Services Librarian Ms. Kate at 973-835-5044 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  1. Books
  2. Audio
  3. Movies
  4. Youth

Fiction:

The Adults by Caroline Hulse

Body & Soul by John Harvey

Fire & Blood by George R. R. Martin

The Kinship of Secrets by Eugenia Kim

The Shadows We Hide by Allen Eskens

Non-Fiction:

There Will Be No Miracles Here by Casey Gerald

The Greatest Love Story Ever Told by Megan Mullally

Killing the SS by Bill O’Reilly

American Dialogue by Joseph J. Ellis

The Real Lolita by Sarah Weinman

Audio

Accessory to War by Neil deGrasse Tyson

The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

Desperate Measures by Stuart Woods

Elevation by Stephen King

Every Breath by Nicholas Sparks

The next person you meet in heaven by Mitch Albom

Not Quite Over You by Susan Mallery

Under My Skin by Lisa Unger

Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver

The Witch Elm by Tana French

Movies

Ant-Man and the Wasp

Hotel Artemis

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Skyscraper

The Catcher Was A Spy

The Spy Who Dumped Me

Three Identical Strangers

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Teen Titans Go! To The Movies

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Juvenile

Children’s:

Even Superheros Make Mistakes by Shelly Becker

History vs Women by Anita Sarkeesian

Made by Maxine by Ruth Spiro

Phoebe and Her Unicorn in Unicorn Theater by Dana Simpson

Thread of Love by Kabir Sehgal

Teen:

Dear Evan Hansen by Val Emmich

Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi