Adults

We invite you to join our online programs! 

For more information on our adult programs please call 201-262-1221 ext. 209 or e-mail anna.kim@newmilford.bccls.org

Creative Cafe: Meet the Artists
Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 1pm – 2:30pm
Join us for a conversation on Zoom as we celebrate diversity in art. FDU Professor Yelena Aronson will moderate the conversation with artists Philip Smallwood of New Milford and Betty DeMarco of Leonia. Afterwards there will be time for Q&A.
Please register here to receive your link to join the event: https://tinyurl.com/creativecafefeb2021
This program is sponsored by Fairleigh Dickinson University and the following public libraries: Johnson (Hackensack), Teaneck, Englewood, New Milford, Leonia, Bergenfield, and Fort Lee.

Snapshot Day
What’s your favorite New Milford Public Library recollection of 2020? Share your stories, thoughts, and photos throughout February, as libraries statewide observe SnapShot Day.
The annual celebration by the New Jersey State Library and New Jersey Library Association documents the wonderful people, places, events, materials, and experiences that make up a day in the life of a library.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020, the New Milford Public Library has found innovative ways to meet community needs. Virtual programs, Crafts to Go, Curbside Pick-Up, and Pop-Up Library events. During February, share pictures, comments and stories of your favorite New Milford Public Library memories on social media, using the hashtags #snapshotdaynj and #NMPLsnapshotday You can also email : anna.kim@newmilford.bccls.org

Everything You Need to Know About 2020 Tax Season
The Bergenfield Public Library is hosting an event titled “Everything You Need to Know About 2020 Tax Season” on Monday March 1 at 7pm. There will be two speakers from Taxation University, the outreach department of the NJ Division of Taxation. This program is free and open to the general public.
You can register at the following link : https://zoom.us/…/tJYpc-qhrzMqGdbr8eoih7vU4b94yFR3tpMT

 

Photo Journaling Club with Janet Dengel
Wednesdays at 6:45pm
Start date: January 20, 2021
Inspire & Be Inspired : casual photo-sharing and writing
Meetings are held virtually on Zoom. Requirements: High school age and older.
Register at : https://forms.gle/hAVgR6gyqYxTA4br9

Yoga Classes for Adults
Saturdays @ 9am
A pathway to finding inner peace and experiencing life in a healthier, more meaningful way. Led by a certified yoga instructor. Will be followed by guided meditation.
Virtual gathering on Zoom – link will be sent via email
Register at : https://forms.gle/d8D9ak49XyWZpT8k6

Borrow A Bundle!
Looking for titles for the winter season?
Winter-themed book bundles are available!
We’ll be happy to get a bundle together for you!
Something for all ages!
For more information :
Call: 201-262-1221
E-mail: reference@newmilford.bccls.org

Brain Exercise for Adults
Thursdays @ 1pm
Simple games and activities to stimulate your brain.
Requirements to join: Zoom with audio and video.
Link for joining the event will be emailed the week of the event.
Register at : https://forms.gle/MMCbSCnU1Uv84Uph8 

Pop-Up Library
Thursdays from 2pm to 4pm
Weather Permitting!
Stop by the New Milford Public Library Parking Lot for a Pop-Up Library!
Browse and borrow new books, DVDs, games, music & more!
Masks are required and please respect social distancing.
We hope to see you!
For more info call 201-262-1221.

Citizenship Preparation
Study and practice for the test and interview.
Registration form: https://forms.gle/u3qSiuD2rvTyayKu6

Second Monday Book Club
Second Monday of each month @ 11am
Register for meeting notifications : https://forms.gle/L9zgLz2jiwwSaHPj8 or by phone.

Online ESL Conversation Class 
Tuesdays at 4:30pm Beginners Class
Mondays at 6pm Intermediate Class
Wednesdays at 4:30pm Intermediate Class
Meetings will take place online via Zoom.
Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc-DUS-CcqmYfyvLxa6eFRZUo0WniO6rMXYxz-wXcHlDb1aRA/viewform

Arts & Culture
Week of February 21, 2021
• Victor/Victoria : Broadway Musical (1995)
https://youtu.be/qGIxw77_YsY
• Goya’s Graphic Imaginations : Virtual Opening : Met Exhibitions
https://youtu.be/GZW6OjARMGU
• NYC Art Gallery Tour of Chelsea
https://youtu.be/rFYgGG2Rgd0
• Tour of the Arctic Pt. 1 : from Svalbard to Siberia : DW Documentary
https://youtu.be/gD89hfPh4vY

NEW @ NMPL : February 2021 (Adult & Young Adult)
FICTION
NON-FICTION
MEDIA (MUSIC,  DVDS, GAMES, AUDIO BOOKS)

http://catalog.bccls.org/polaris/view.aspx?ctx=88&brs=95643

Coloring Pages To Go
Try art as meditation to unwind. Available on the curbside pickup table. New pages every Tuesday.

Borrow A Hotspot
Did you know that you can now borrow a hotspot from the library?
Mobile Hotspots serve as portable routers that allow you to take the internet wherever you go.
Hotspots can be borrowed for 2 weeks and MUST BE returned to the New Milford Public Library.
Need more info? Call us at 201-262-1221

Tech Help
Our Adult Services Librarian Anna is hosting On-Demand Live Tutorials! Libby, Overdrive, Zoom, MeeScan, or any other application. Sign up at : https://forms.gle/DnP3CQCfvPQgq9W49