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Labor Day Weekend Library Hours

Fri., August 29th 9am-6pm
Tue., September 2nd 9am-9pm

Sat., August 30th
Sun., August 31st
Mon., September 1st

Friends of RW Library bought us ZINIO - download 130 magazines. Click For List; Click here to start

New from Friends of RW Library
Free NYC Museum Passes @ Ref Desk
Click for brochure or call x130

ESL 2014-15 Season now accepting applications for students and tutors
Click here for adult students in-person registration; click here for Fall Conversation Group; click here for ESL Tutor Training.

Upcoming Tech Classes
Fri, Aug 29, 10am: iPhoto
Tue, Sept 2, 10am: Tech Lab
Wed, Sept 3, 10am: Drop-in eBook Lab

To see all Tech Classes, click here

Children's Movie Matinees @ 2pm
Tue., Sept 2: Rio 2 (2014; G; 100 min)
Wed., Sept 3: Isabelle Dances into the Spotlight (American Girl; 2014; 100 min)

World Cinema The Other Son Wednesday., Sept 3, 7-9:30pm
Drama, France, 2012; PG-13; 105min
. Two young men, one Israeli and one Palestinian, discover they were accidentally switched at birth.
Free, All Welcome. Led by Nancy Greene

Dani's Book Group w/ Dani Berke
Thursday, September 4, 11am
Defending Jacob
by William Landay
(plus pick free pre-pub galley)

Friday Matinee @ 1pm
September 5
August: Osage County
(2013; R; 121min) Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts spill family secrets at Oklahoma farmhouse gathering. 2nd Showing: Mon., Sept. 15, 6:30pm

Sunday Concert @ 2pm
September 7
Salvatore Chiarelli

Magnificent tenor sings Italian Ballads & Broadway hits. All welcome.
$3 suggested donation.

RW Library Valley Hospital Wellness
Fall Healthy Steps
Tuesday, Sept 9, 9:30am

Meet fellow walkers and get baseline screenings before embarking on 12-week walking program. This season's hike: the Appalachian Trail. Register at 201-291-6090.

Multimedia Lectures 6:30-8:30pm
September 9: From Bach to Pop

Musical review from Baroque organist J.S. Bach to harmonies of the Beach Boys. Speaker: E. Zoe Hassman. Free, all welcome.

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting
All Welcome to our Fall Kick-Off Meeting
Wednesday, Sept 10, 9am
To support or join FRIENDS, please click here.

Book Circle w/ Lorri Steinbacher
Wednesday, September 10, 7pm
Book of Ages
by Jill Lepore

Parent Program
"Is That Me Yelling?"

Wednesday, Sept 10: 7-8:30pm

Rona Renner, RN/author, shares tips from her new book about getting your kids to cooperate without losing your cool. Book sale & singing. Open to all; register now

Heritage: Housing Discrimination in Suburbia: An Historical Perspective
Saturday, September 13, 9am-12:30pm
Light refreshments. Registration fee: $10. Please contact Peggy: 201-670-5600 x 135

Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
Thursday, Sept 18, 7:30pm (No meeting in August)
3rd floor, conference room. Open to public.

RW Library Valley Hospital Wellness
Feeling the Burn?
Tuesday, Sept 16, 7-8:30pm
Frequent heartburn and chronic reflux can lead to esophageal disease. Speaker: Mark Shapiro, M.D., thoracic surgeon. To register: 1-800-825-5391 www.valleyhealth.com/events.

After-school Movie - for teens only!
The Fault in Our Stars
Tuesday, September 16, 4pm

(2014; PG-13; 126 minutes)
No registration required!

Reader's Choice w/ Dr. Ginny Hyman
Friday, September 19, 1pm
Sentimental Education

by Gustave Flaubert

Friday Matinee @ 1pm
September 19
Heaven is For Real

(2014; PG; 99min)
Greg Kinnear as Nebraska pastor who believes his son saw heaven during surgery.

Sunday Concert @ 2pm
Japanese Taiko Drum September 21
Live performance by local Biwanko Group.
All welcome. $3 suggested donation.

Heritage: The Birth of Ridgewood
Tues., Sept 23, 10:15am
Presented by Peggy Norris & Joe Suplicki. Slide show lecture with document, maps
and historical panoramic photos.

Free, All Welcome.

Multimedia Lectures 6:30-8:30pm
Sept 23: B-17 Flying Fortress

Speaker Rick Feingold describes WWII air campaign over Europe.

Free, All Welcome.

The CookBook Club
Wednesday, September 24, 7pm
Make it...Sample it...Discuss it! Club will meet regularly once a month, please click here or contact Lisa at 201-670-5600 x 100 for details. Registration necessary.

Mango Languages Workshop
Thursday, September 25, 7pm
Free languages learning tool for Ridgewood Library Cradholders, hands-on account
setup assistance. Flyer; To register

Heritage: 20th Century Fashions
Thru the Decades 1900-1960
Sunday, Sept 28, 2pm
Sheila Brogan and Vicki Herbert of the Ridgewood Historical Society present the fashion revolution using clothes from the collections of the Schoolhouse Museum.
Free, All Welcome.

RW Library Valley Hospital
Lunch Hour Screening & Panel

Tuesday, Sept. 30: 7pm

Light refreshments: 6:45 pm
Screen the documentary that explores the national school lunch program, childhood obesity and addiction to unhealthy foods. Discussion with Dr. Diana Volpert, Pediatric Gastroenterologist; Janet Brancato, Dietician/Nutrition & Wellness; and John Graziano, Exec. Chef, Valley Dining. Register here



Library Café
closed for summer holiday. Reopen on September 2.


Program Registration
Children, Teens, Adults

Library Events:
gift of Friends of the Ridgewood Library

Fall Children's Program


Valuable Databases - FREE
Gift of Friends of the Library
to RW Library Members:

130+ Free Magazines

Click here for home access
Test prep: SAT, ACT, GRE
LET'S GO! to start

Languages made Easy

Research Databases

We thank
Women Gardeners
of RW

for lovely seasonal flowers.

Business & Careers

Career Support/Networking
Thursday nights 7 - 9 PM
Free: Eileen 201-670-5600 x132

Meeting? Special Event?
Elegant Room Rentals
Conferences, Piano Recitals
8-iMac Tech Center
Tower Room Weddings

Click Here for information

Business Services Room Rentals
Color Copy $.50
B&W Copies: $.15
Fax, Scan, Print

Computer Training

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