For those wanting to improve their English language skills, this series of classes spans 8 weeks from April 4 to May 30 (no class on April 18). The program will be conducted by Language Education and Resource Network (LEARN) and volunteer tutors. Students will be divided into small groups by skill level. The program is free – all you need is a commitment to learn! Register online, in person, or call 973-635-0603.Read more...
Computer classes will be held for adults wishing to learn Word, Excel, and Python programming. All classes will be scheduled from 6:30 to 8: 30 pm.
All classes are limited to 10 students.
- Basic Word – Wednesday, May 8
- Basic Excel – Thursday, May 9
- Advanced Word – Tuesday, May 21
- Advanced Excel – Wednesday, May 22
- Python Programming – Monday, June 3 – Wednesday, June 5
For Basic Excel, click here to sign up online or call the library at 973-635-0603.Read more...
Rated PG and runs 107 minutes.
It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are now facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than it can be rebuilt. The battle to defeat the invaders and restore harmony to the LEGO universe will take Emmet, Lucy, Batman, and their friends to faraway, unexplored worlds, including a strange galaxy where everything is a musical. It will test their courage, creativity and Master Building skills, and reveal just how special they really are. Join us Thursday, May 9 at 7 pm for this much-anticipated sequel!
Refreshments will be served.
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Ages 18 to 36 months
No registration required
These 100% immersion classes are led by native-speaking, experienced preschool teachers from HudsonWay Immersion School. They will introduce you and your child to the fun of learning a second language! Through stories, songs, movement and games the teachers create the most effective environment to put your child on the path to bilingual development. No prior knowledge of the language is required, and children may also be accompanied by a dad, grandparent or other caregiver.Read more...
Janet Mandel, retired art history educator, will present lectures on four American artists who transformed the world of art in the 20th century. Florine Stettheimer chronicled the life of the Jazz age in New York portraying subjects considered controversial even today such as race, orientation, gender, and religion. Norman Rockwell’s work was emblematic of ordinary moments of everyday life in America. Georgia O’Keeffe gave images of audacious flowers, dramatic cityscapes, glowing landscapes, and haunting depictions of bones against a stark desert sky. Andy Warhol revolutionized how we look at the relationship between artistic expression and celebrity culture.
All lectures start at 11 am. You may sign up for one or all classes or call the library at 973-635-0603. A fee of $40 will be charged for all classes or $10 per individual class.
Norman Rockwell: An American Phenomenon – Friday, May 10. Sign up here.
Georgia O’Keeffe: Speaking with Color and Shapes – Tuesday, May 14. Sign up here.
Andy Warhol: One Singular Sensation – Friday, May 17. Sign up here.Read more...