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Glen Rock
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315 Rock Road  Glen Rock, NJ  07452  
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Thursday Quilting Afternoons

Thursdays, 12:30 - 2:30 PM

Yak, Snack, & ReadAlready a quilter? Bring your project and supplies.

Newbie? Just bring yourself. We will have fabric, needles, and thread on hand for you to get started.

Social Media: Managing Expectations

Thursday, January 19th at 7pm

A frank discussion on the pressures & pitfalls adults & children face in the digital age

Highlights include:
-Understanding and controlling the impact of social media on our children
-Empowering parents & children to discuss & implement controls on external stimuli
-How to establish family rules on the use of technology from a positive perspective

Call or visit the reference desk to register.

 

 

 

 


A presentation sponsored by FirstLight Home Care of Glen Rock.

Yak, Snack, & Read

Yak, Snack, & Read

Monday, January 23rd, 7:30pm

Love the idea of a book group, but don't want to read deep literary works? Hate the thought of having to clean your house to host a meeting? This book group is just what you've been looking for!

January 23: One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus

February 27: Brooklyn by Colm Toibin

1-on-1 Technology Help

Wednesday, January 25th in the evening
Register for an appointment
at 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, or 8:00 pm

Need help with a smart phone, tablet, or social media?

Are you interested in learning how to borrow e-books and audiobooks digitally from the library?

Bring your questions and your device (and your passwords). All skill levels are welcome. Please register in person or over the phone.

Chair Yoga

First Wednesday of every month:
February 1st, & March 1st

Get ready for an hour of chair yoga fun! Pan He, Yoga Allience Certified instructor and occupational therapist will guide you on a journey of balance and meditation.

Registration Required.

Your Pet about Town:
Happy, Healthy, and Polite

Saturday, February 4th at 1pm

Presented by Dennis Sepulveda DVM and Dorice Stancher MBA, CPDT-KA

- Stop health and behavior issues before they occur!

- Train your dog to be appropriate in social settings

- Join the canine good citizenship program

- Prevent communicable diseases and parasites in cats and dogs

- Caring for your senior cats and dogs

Register by calling 201-670-3970 or visiting us.


 

 

 

 

 

 

Adult Coloring Group

Wednesday, February 8th, 7:00-8:30pm

(Meets the second Wednesday of each month)

Take a night off to relax at the library. Enjoy hot tea and cookies while you color your stress away. Bring yourself & we will take care of the rest.

All supplies for this program were underwritten by the Friends of the Glen Rock Library.

Registration required- call or stop by.

Sing Along to the History of the
1950’s and 60’s through Popular Song.

Sunday, February 12th @ 2pm

Join New York Blues Hall of Fame inductee, Marc Black, and sing along with wonderful songs as diverse as Itsy Bitsy, Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka -Dot Bikini and Blowin’ in the Wind, as well as tunes by artists ranging from Dean Martin to George Harrison.  

In addition to the music and discussion, this popular program features a slide show that’s sure to slide you right back in time.  Marc will also perform his own group’s top forty hit from 1967… ‘Happy’ by the ‘Blades of Grass’.

Register by phone or in person at the library. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Library. Seating is limited.

 

Tea @ 2 on Tuesday

Tuesday, February 14, 2:00pm

Join us for lively, informal discussions about good books.

No registration required! Book available at the reference desk.

Next Meeting:

We Are Water by Wally Lamb

Safeguarding Your Assets

Monday, February 13th at 7:00 pm

Join us for an interactive discussion with Benjamin D. Eckman, Esq. on how to safeguard your assets from taxes, probate and nursing home costs.

 

Highlights include a review of: Wills; Trusts; Living Wills; Powers of Attorney; Probate; Guardianship, Medicaid Planning & Application Process, Veterans Benefits, Special Needs Trusts, Estate Tax Planning

 

A presentation provided by FirstLight Home Care of Glen Rock. Register in person or over the phone.

Yak, Snack, & Read

Wednesday Knitting Afternoon

Wednesdays, 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Come Wednesdays to practice your stitching skills! Admire the projects and enjoy the company of other local knitters!

* Session on December 7th is cancelled

Meditation

Saturdays @ 10am

Begin the week refreshed, relaxed, and invigorated! Sahaja yoga is a free gentle meditation. You will learn how to use easy techniques to become silent, calm, and connect to your deeper self. Come feel the bliss within.

Registration Required.

 

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If you missed out on Facebook for Beginners, the manual designed by GS Gold Award Recipient Samantha Arehart can be found here.

Puzzles and Games Exchange
Swap out your unwanted puzzles and games for different ones at the library.

 

For Local Book Groups

Local book groups contact us in advance & we can get a large quanitity of books from other libraries brough it. A convenient way to all members to easy access a copy. Ask a reference librarian today!
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