New from Friends of RW Library
Free NYC Museum Passes @ Ref Desk Click for brochure or call x130
Upcoming Tech Classes Tue, Sept 16, 10am: Drop-in Tech Lab Tue, Sept 16, 1pm: iPhoto Wed, Sept 17, 10am: eBook Lab Wed, Sept 17, 11am: Word To see all Tech Classes, click here
ESL: English in Action Culture, Conversation & Idioms Click here for flyer. Please contact Eileen
at 201-670-5600 x 130
for any question.
RW Library Valley Hospital Wellness Feeling the Burn? Tuesday, September 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.
Chinese Mahjong for Beginners Tuesday, September 16, 7-8:30pm Instructional sessions: 9/16, 10/7, 11/4.
Registration required. Please contact
Jin Lee at 201-670-5600x125 or email@example.com. Drop-in sessions: 9/23, 10/14, 11/11. Practice your skills. No registration required.
After-school Movie - for teens only! The Fault in Our Stars
Tuesday, September 16, 4pm (2014; PG-13; 126 minutes) No registration required.
Teen I Spy @ the RPL - Gr. 6-12 Wednesday, September 17, 4pm Show off your superior detective skills (or learn something new)! Refreshments and prizes.
click here to register
Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting Thursday, September 18, 7:30pm
3rd floor, conference room. Open to public.
Women & Finance:
Investing with Impact Thursday, Sept 18, 7-8:30pm Align your investments with your values. Led by RW resident and UBS VP Kathy Entwistle.
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 DrumSeptember 21 Live performance by local Biwanko Group. All welcome. $3 suggested donation.
Heritage: The Birth of Ridgewood
1865-1876Tues., 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.
Celebrate Banned Books Week 9/21-27 The Comics Code & Best of the"Banned" Tuesday, Sept. 23 @ 7-8 pm Grades 9-Adult. Animation and comics enthusiast David Forte reviews the rise and fall of the Comics Code Seal of Approval (1954-2011)
and some of the best teen-appropriate "banned" comics and graphic novels of recent years.
You might even win one!Register here
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.
Multimedia Lectures 6:30-8:30pm Sept 29: Rosie the Riveter 2 million women worked to maintain the US home front in WWII. Speaker: Penny Colman Free, All Welcome.
Make Your COLLEGE ESSAY Stand Out From the Rest Tues, Sept. 30 @ 7-8pm Grades 11-12. Get essential tips from Lisa Paterson, who holds advanced degrees from Teachers College, Columbia Univ., completed UCLA's Extension Program for college counseling, and is founder of the "Write This Way" studio in Ridgewood. Register here.
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
World CinemaLa Grande Bellezza Wednesday., Oct 1, 7-9:30pm
(Italy, 2013; NR; 142min) Past denizen of glittering Roman nightlife looks back at age 65. Free, All Welcome. Led by Nancy Greene
Dani's Book Group w/ Dani Berke Thursday, October 2, 11am Pre-Pub Book Reports
Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting All Welcome - refreshments
Wednesday, Oct 8, 9am Library Auditorium
To support or join FRIENDS, please click here.
Book Circle w/ Lorri Steinbacher Wednesday, October 8, 7pm The Dinner by Herman Koch