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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.
 
 

Drop-in Chess Club

Drop by with a friend and play a round or two of chess!

Boards will be set up for two hours in the children’s room for your fun after school at 3 pm every Thursday starting March 7th until May 30th!

No formal instructions will be given; just come and play as you please.

Open to ages 5 and up.

No registration necessary! 

drop in chess club march thru may 2019 FLYERPranks & Gags!

This program is full. Thank you!

Get ready for April Fools’ Day on Wednesday, March 27th at 4 pm by making ridiculously fun and silly pranks and gags you can use on friends and family!

Open to ages 5 and up.

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

pranks gags march 2019 FLYER

Dragon Masters Book Club! (March)

Pick up and read your own copy of the next Dragon Masters book. Then join Ms. Kate for snacks and activities on Thursday, March 28th at 4:15 pm.

Open to kids in grades 1-3.

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

dragon masters book club march 2019 FLYERPaws to Read: Tales to Tails (April)

Readers of all levels can practice reading to a friendly listener on Wednesday, April 10th at 4 pm!

Even if you can’t read yet you are welcome to sit with a furry friend and tell a story based on the pictures on the page!

Open to ages 4 and up.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

paws to read april 2019 FLYER

Butterflies & Bunnies!

Celebrate spring with butterflies and bunnies! Come to enjoy the springtime crafts on Monday, April 15th at 3 pm.

Open to all ages!

No registration necessary!

butterflies and bunnies drop in crafts april 2019 FLYER

Art Workshop!

Let’s welcome Ms. Lynn and her watercolor workshop to Riverdale!

You’ll get to mix watercolors and glue to create an incredible, unique piece of art on Tuesday, April 16th at 3 pm. Canvases and other materials will be provided.

No art experience necessary!

Open to kids in grades K-5.

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

art workshop april 2019 FLYER

LEGO Lab (April)

Bring your imagination; we’ll supply the LEGOs & a great story on Wednesday, April 17th at 4 pm!

Open to ages 4 and up.

Please register by clicking here or on the flyer below.

lego lab april 2019 FLYER

Book Reading with Ms. Elaine!

School’s closed, library’s open!

Come to hear local author and library volunteer, Ms. Elaine, read from her self-published picture book, Happy the Hippocampus on Thursday, April 18th at 11 am. Then enjoy snacks and time to reimagine and color characters from the book!

Open to ages 4 and up.

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

book reading with ms elaine april 2019 FLYER

All About Owls!

We are excited to welcome back the Raptor Trust of Long Hill, New Jersey for a wonderful owl-filled hour on Saturday, April 20th at 2 pm! You’ll get to meet a real live owl and learn all about the owls of New Jersey and how the Raptor Trust helps injured birds reenter the wild.

Open to families and ages 6 and up.

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

raptor trust owl visit april 2019 FLYER

Dragon Masters Book Club! (April)

Pick up and read your own copy of the next Dragon Masters book. Then join Ms. Kate for snacks and activities on Thursday, April 25th at 4:15 pm.

Open to kids in grades 1-3.

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

dragon masters book club april 2019 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:

Crucible by James Rollins

The Current by Tim Johnston

The Eulogist by Terry Gamble

Golden State by Ben Winters

The Golden Traces of the Dead by Alan Bradley

Non-Fiction:

The Enchanted Hour by Meghan Cox Gurdon

The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee by David Treuer

Maid by Stephanie Land

Soul Full of Coal Dust by Chris Hamby

Unexampled Courage by Richard Gergel

Audio

The Big Fella by Jane Leavy

Bookends by Michael Chabon

Crucible by James Rollins

The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker

The First Conspiracy by Brad Meltzer

The Gown by Jennifer Robson

Judgement by Joseph Finder

Late in the Day by Tessa Hadley

A Time to Scatter Stones by Lawrence Block

Movies

The Bookshop

Boy Erased

First Man

The Hate U Give

Hunter Killer

Indivisible

Johnny English Strikes Again

Jonathan

The Old Man and the Gun

The Wife

Juvenile

Children’s:

Hats Off to Mr. Pockles! by Sally Lloyd-Jones

One-third Nerd by Gennifer Choldenko

Perfect by Max Amato

When Sadness Is At Your Door by Eva Eland

Worst Mascot Ever by James Preller

Teen:

A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer

The Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel

King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

Only A Breath Apart by Katie McGarry

Wires and Nerve, Vol. 2 by Marissa Meyer