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  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.




Child with Book

Children's Programs

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

Cooking for Kids!--NEW DAY

This program has been rescheduled to Thursday, March 30th.

Join Ms. Brigitte of Real Food Real Simple when she returns with a fun craft and overnight oats that you can make and eat on Thursday, March 30th at 4:15 pm! Open to ages 6-12. Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below. See you then! 

rescheduled cooking for kids march 30 FLYER


Children's Department Logo Contest

Celebrate National Library Week by bringing your creativity and love for the library on Monday, April 10th at 3 pm and helping Ms. Kate design a poster-sized logo for the children's room! Art supplies will be provided.

Open to grades K-5.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

childrens logo contest april 10 2017 FLYER


Mad Science Workshop

Love science? Love getting hands-on?

Then come to this spring science workshop on Tuesday, April 11th at 3 pm and get excited for another round of excellent experiments from Mad Science! Open to grades K-5.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

mad science spring workshop april 2017 FLYER


Paws to Read: Tales to Tails

Love books? Love reading? Love dogs? Then you don't want to miss Paws to Read!

Readers of all ages can practice reading to a friendly canine listener on Wednesday, April 12th at 4:00 pm. Come to meet our dog friends from Creature Comforts and have fun reading to them.

Open to children in grades K-5.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below. Woof!

paws to read april 2017 FLYER


Raptor Trust Owl Visit! NEW DAY

This program has been rescheduled to Thursday, April 13th.

School's closed, library's open!

And who's excited for this rescheduled owl visit with a real, live owl? You can bet Ms. Kate is just as excited as you! Don't miss out on this very special program on Thursday, April 13th at 11 am and celebrate National Library Week right! Open to ages 7 and up.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Riverdale Public Library.

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

re rescheduled raptor trust owl visit april 2017 FLYER


Drop-in Poetry

Come to read and write, share and indulge in the art of rhyme and verse on Saturday, April 15th at 11:00 am. Open to all ages.

No registration necessary!

drop in poetry april 2017 FLYER



Bring your imagination; we'll supply the LEGOs and a great story on Wednesday, April 19th at 4:00 pm if you are in grades K-5.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

lego lab april 2017 FLYER


After School Craft: Recycled Crafts

Come to get crafty with recyclables and to belatedly celebrate Earth Day on Wednesday, April 26th at 4:00 pm. Who knows what you can create when you reuse something? Open to all ages.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

after school craft recycled crafts april 2017 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


The Blood Mirror by Brent Weeks

The Champagne Conspiracy by Ellen Crosby

The Hermit by Thomas Rydahl

Night School by Lee Child

The Rain in Portugal by Billy Collins


100 days of Real Food by Lisa Leake

A Life Well Played by Arnold Palmer

By Women Possessed by Arthur Gelb

Fleet at Flood Tide by James D. Hornfischer

Magnolia Story by Chip Gaines



Chaos by Patricia Cornwell

First Star I See Tonight by Susan Elizabeth Philips

Liar’s Key by Carla Neggers

No Man’s Land by David Baldacci

Odessa Sea by Clive Cussler

Precious and Grace by Alexander McCall Smith

This Was a Man by Jeffery Archer

Trespasser by Tana French

Two by Two by Nicolas Sparks

Wrong Side of Goodbye by Michael Connelly


Bad Moms

Captain Fantastic

Eight Days a Week: The Beatles

Finding Dory

Game of Thrones Season 6

Hello or High Water


Mike and Dave need Wedding Dates

Outlander Season 2

Star Trek: Beyond


Astronomy Lab for Kids by Michelle Nichols

Blood Red Snow White by Marcus Sedgwick

Fanny Never Flinched by Mary Cronk Farrell

I am Jane Goodall by Brad Meltzer

Mango, Abulea, and Me by Meg Medina

Moana the Junior Novelization by Suzanne Francis

The Princess in Black takes a Vacation by Shannon Hale

The Unfairest of Them All by Shannon Hale

They All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel

Useless Bay by M.J. Beaufrand

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