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02/20/2018
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CALL: The History and Politics of North Korea

Dr. Roy Licklider, Professor of Political Science at Rutgers University with a Ph.D. in International Relations from Yale, will present a two-part lecture series on Tuesdays, February 13 and 20 at 1 pm on the history and politics of North Korea. We will examine its history from 8000 BC through its dynasties, wars, and relationships with the Soviet Union, China, and the U.S. We will also look at present-day North Korea with its dependence on foreign aid for food, its tight political control by a young and untested leader, its move toward nuclear weapons, threats about conquering South Korea and waging war against the U.S. This is a free CALL series. Pre-registration is requested. Sign up online or call 973-635-0603.

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02/20/2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Diabetes Prevention

Ellen Kanefuss, Diabetes Prevention Coordinator at the Madison YMCA, will host a question and answer session on the prevention of type 2 diabetes. Participants will learn how to assess their risk and explore prevention options. Currently, one in three Americans are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Please join us Thursday, February 8 at 2 pm or Tuesday, February 20 at 7 pm.  You may sign up online or call the library at 973-635-0603.

 

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02/21/2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Income Tax Assistance

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) will be held on Wednesdays, February 7 to April 11 from 10 am to 2 pm.  Appointments for this free service may be made in person or by calling the library at 973-635-0603.  Please bring all your financial records from 2017, copies of your 2016 Federal and State tax returns, all printed and  blank forms from the Internal Revenue Service, and proof of Social Security for all dependents filing.  Please sign up at the library or call 973-635-0603.

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02/21/2018
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Gen Y and Others Networking Group

Gen Y Networking Group is a forum dedicated to Generation Y young adults and others interested in job search, networking, and career development.  Meetings will take place on the first and third Wednesdays of the month, February 7 and 21 at 7 pm, and all are welcome to attend.

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02/22/2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Cinema214: Wonder (PG, 113min)

Rated PG and runs 113 mins. Based on the New York Times bestseller, Wonder tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time. Join us Thursday, February 22 at 7 pm.

Refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by Friends of the Library

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02/24/2018
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Irish Music Concert with Ian Gallagher and John Nolan

Ian Gallagher, an Irish singer and guitarist, will perform Irish classics along with accordion player John Nolan on Saturday, February 24 at 2:30 pm.  Ian has performed at events attended or hosted by Liam Neeson, Gabriel Byrne, Mary Higgins Clark, and Frank McCourt.  John became the first American to win the Senior All-Ireland Championship Accordion Player Award in 1982.  Please join us, and enjoy the music from this traditional duo.

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02/26/2018
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Microsoft Office 2010 Workshop

Barbara Smith, owner and instructor at Programs Plus, will be holding a workshop on the basics of Microsoft Word 2010 on Monday, February 26 at 2:00 pm.  If you have ever changed a font only to finds Word didn’t accept your change, then this is the class for you.  Taking this course is guaranteed to increase your Word Skills.  With a few simple tips and tricks, you will learn how to correct and avoid Word stresses.  Space is limited to 10 attendees using the library’s laptops; however, if you have Microsoft Word 2010 on your own laptop, you may bring it to participate in the class.   Please sign up online or call the library at 973-635-0603.  Please also indicate if you will be bringing your own laptop.

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02/27/2018
7:15 PM - 9:00 PM

Italian Conversation Group

Are you a bit rusty with your Italian language skills?  Luciana Santoriello and Carmen Del Guercio-Evans will moderate Italian discussion groups.  Join us Friday, February 16 at 1 pm or Tuesday, February 27 at 7:15 pm and these fluent speakers will help you and others get a conversation going.

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02/28/2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Income Tax Assistance

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) will be held on Wednesdays, February 7 to April 11 from 10 am to 2 pm.  Appointments for this free service may be made in person or by calling the library at 973-635-0603.  Please bring all your financial records from 2017, copies of your 2016 Federal and State tax returns,  all printed and blank forms from the Internal Revenue Service, and proof of Social Security for all dependents filing.  Please sign up at the library or call 973-635-0603.

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02/28/2018
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Book Group

The library will be discussing My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout on Wednesday, February 28 at 1 p.m.  Everyone is welcome to attend.  You may reserve a copy of the book at the reference desk.

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