New from Friends of RW Library
Free NYC Museum Passes @ Ref Desk Click for brochure or call x130
Upcoming Tech Classes Tue, Mar 31, 11am: Drop-in Tech Lab Tue, Mar 31, 7pm: Mango Languages Wed, Apr 1, 7pm: Excel Beginner pt1 Click here for bi-monthly brochure
Magnetic Poetry for Teens Wednesday, April 1, 2pm
Grades 6-12 April is National Poetry Month. Drop-in to make random word tiles to mix and match into your own poem. Meet in first floor Art Studio. Refreshments, too!
March Madness Book Bracket Grades 6-12 Round 4 voting closes Tues., April 7
Vote for your favorite books in our March Madness Book Bracket! Open to all Ridgewood Library cardholders in grades 6-12. Click here to vote in this week's round!
ESL Conversation Group
Weds, March 18 - May 6, 1-2:30pm Free for all ESL students. Registration not needed. Please contact Eileen 201-670-5600 x 132 for questions.
World Cinema: Ida Wednesday, April 1, 7pm (Poland; in Polish; 2013;82 min; Drama)Young novitiate in 1960s Poland, one verge of her vows, discovers dark family secret from Nazi occupation.
Dani's Book Group Thursday, April 2, 11am Bellweather Rhapsody
by Kate Racculia
Life Coaching Thursday, April 2, 6:30pm
Positive change can happen when we develop a life plan and the motivation to go with it. Speaker: Diane Weller
TRU*6 Grade 6 Book Club (Gr. 6)
April 6 @ 7pm Egg and Spoon, Gregory Maguire
Enjoy some snacks and talk about this month's book. Book available at Circulation Desk. Register here.
Eternal Spring Rescheduled: Tues., April 7, 6:30pm
Dr. Michael Norris showcases art and plantings of the Cloisters and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Teen Minecraft (Gr. 6-12) First Tuesday of the month 4-5pm
April 7 & May 5 Each meeting is an open sandbox where we decide how we want to play together. PvP, creative construction, and more! Register here for the April meeting.
Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting All Welcome - refreshments
Wednesday, April 8, 9am, auditorium.
To support or join FRIENDS, please click here.
ACT Prep Workshop Wednesday, April 8 @ 5-6pm
Gain strategies for completing the 40-question, 34-minute test -- on time and in control. Click here for more information. Register here.
Teen Tech Club (Gr. 6-12) Wednesdays (April 8, 11, 22, 29) 4:30
Light painting, high-speed photography, make-your-own filters, plus a photo scavenger hunt. Use the library's DSLR camera and your own.
Click here for flyer. Register here.
Book Circle w/ Lorri Steinbacher Wednesday, April 8, 7pm
Quiet by Susan Cain
Teen Cooks Unite (Gr. 6-12) Monday, April 13 @ 7:00pm
Pick a recipe from this month's cookbook, Teen Cuisine, available at the Circulation Desk. Make and bring your creation to our meeting. At our meeting we will also make something from the cookbook to share. Register here.
RW Library & Valley Partnership
Healthy Steps Kickoff:
Take on the Outback! Tuesday, April 14, 9:30-11:30am
Meet fellow walkers and get baseline screenings before embarking on 12-week walking program. Includes 2 fitness presentations on Tues, May 12 & Tues, June 16. Please register at 1-877-283-2276.
Self Publishing Workshop
Thursday, April 16, 6:30pm
Author Barry Sheinkopf & Carol Karels show how to get your own book into print.
Sunday Concert Series
April 19, 2pm Highlights of Italian Opera -
La Traviata Sung by students of tenor Francisco Casanova. All welcome,
donations greatly appreciated.
Multimedia Lecture Mysterious China
Tuesday, April 21, 6:30pm
Dr. Jim Kane shares his lecture of 300-mile journey. All welcome.
Chinese Mahjong, Instruction Tuesday, April 21, 7pm
Registration required. Please contact Jin Lee at email@example.com or
201-670-5600, ext. 125.
Great Decisions Discussion Group Sectarianism in the Middle East
Thursday, April 23, 12:30pm Hosted by Ed Houlihan
Registration & Readings required -
please call 201-670-5600 x 132
Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting Thursday, April 23, 7:30pm
Open to public. 3rd level conference room.
Women & Finance:
Topic TBD Thursday, April 23, 7pm
RW resident and UBS VP Kathy Entwistle and guest speaker, Randi Bale, teach how to improve your financial picture and get your life in order. All welcome.
Math & Homework Help
for RW Gr. 3-9
Auditorium. Tues & Thurs
Click here for details