Savvy Social Security Planning

Tuesday, September 22
Registration required.

A new generation is getting ready to collect Social Security. Find out what you need to know to make the most of your retirement benefits.

Come attend a lecture on social security and retirement planning from Joseph Natale, a registered representative of First Investors.

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Category: Adult Programs

For Kids

Afternoon Movie – Friday, September 11 at 3:15pm
Arts & Crafts for ages 4 to 8 – Thursday, September 10 at 3:30pm

MakerSpace for ages 6 to 12 – Thursday, September 17 at 3:30pm

Category: Children's Events




Afternoon Storytime for ALL ages – Monday, September 14 & Monday, September 28 at 3:30pm

Evening Storytime for ALL ages – Thursday, September 3 at 5:30pm

Morning Storytime for ages birth to four – Every Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:30am, except Tuesday, September 22 and Wednesday, September 23


Category: Storytime

For Adults

Adult Book Club, Thursday, September 10 at 7:30pm

Knitting Club, Wednesday, September 2 & Wednesday, September 16 at 7:30pm

ESL Conversation Group, Tuesdays from 10:30am to 12:00pm

Category: Adult Programs

September Is National Library Card Signup Month!

SmartestCard_EngBlue - 250 x 250Demarest Free Public Library wants to make sure that everyone in Demarest has the smartest card of all – a library card!

Library Card Signup Month is an annual celebration where the New Jersey Library Association, American Library Association, and libraries across the country remind people to sign up for, renew, and use their library cards. A Demarest Library card can be used at all 77 libraries in the Bergen County Cooperative Library System to borrow books, movies, TV series, music CDs, audiobooks, and magazines. At the Demarest Library you can also borrow a museum pass to bring the whole family to the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim, or the Intrepid Air & Space Museum. Use your card online to access digital collections – eBooks, eAudiobooks, music, language learning programs, research resources for homework, and more!

All you need is proof of residency to get your card. Come in and sign up today!

Click here to learn more about what your library card can do for you.

Category: At the Library
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    Mango Languages is an online platform for learning new languages through conversation. Mango offers lessons in sixty-four languages, including ESL lessons designed for speakers of seventeen different languages. Click here to get started! Writing a paper? Need homework help? World Book Online offers all the information of the famous encyclopedia plus research tools, science project ideas, games for kids, computer tutorials, a citation builder, and more! Click here to go to World Book Online.

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    BCCLS eSources are shared by the BCCLS libraries. Included are academic resources, national and international newspapers, NoveList for book recommendations, and full-text articles from journals and magazines like Consumer Reports. Find BCCLS eSources here. JerseyClicks databases are provided by the New Jersey State Library. They include everything from online learning activities for pre-schoolers to resources for teachers. JerseyClicks also offers resources for small businesses, job seekers, and nurses. See all the resources JerseyClicks offers here.
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