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Friends of RW Library bought us ZINIO - download 130 magazines. Click For List; Click here to start

New from Friends of RW Library
Free NYC Museum Passes @ Ref Desk
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Upcoming Tech Classes
Sat., Oct 25, 10am: Drop-in Tech Lab
Sat, Oct 25, 2:30pm: 3D Design 101
Mon, Oct 28, 10am: Drop-in Tech Lab
Mon, Oct 28, 1pm: Excel Beginner Pt2
Mon., Oct 28, 7pm: Word

Click here for bi-monthly brochure

Auditorium. Tuesdays and Thursdays when Ridgewood schools are in session. Assistance provided by high school Honors/AP student volunteers.Open to all Ridgewood residents in Grades 3-9. Click here for details.

Reel Voices Film Festival
Film: "Point and Shoot"
Speaker: Matthew VanDyke
Friday, October 24, 7:30pm

(2014; 83 mins, NR) Matthew VanDyke sets out to find adventure & purpose, a journey that leads to the the Libyan Revolution. Registration & info: Festival page Like us on Facebook.

Sunday Concert @ 2pm
October 26 Katy Wong
(click here to sample her music) RHS senior has returned from 2014 World harp Congress to perform exquisite harp & piano music. Donation greatly appreciated.

Wednesday, October 29, 4pm
Combine broken and discarded toys to create something funny, creepy, ugly, scary, or just plain weird. Grades 6-12. Register here.

RW Library Valley Hospital
"Weighing In" on Diabetes

Thursday, October 30: 7pm

Speakers: Jack Tohme, M.D., subspecialty director, endocrinology and Leslie Schifrien, M.S., R.D., CDE. To register,
1-800-825-5391 or www.valleyhealth.com/events.

Friday Matinee @ 1pm
October 31
The Grand Budapest Hotel
(2014; R; 100 min) Fastidious concierge (Ralph Fiennes) gets accused of murder.

TRU*6 (Teen Readers Unite, Gr. 6)
Monday, November 3 @ 7pm
Counting by 7s by Holly Greenberg Sloan.
Play games, eat snacks, and chat about this soon-to-be-a-major-movie book! Copies available at the circulation desk. Register here.

Chinese Mahjong for Beginners
Tuesday, November 4, 7pm
Instructional sessions; registration required. Please contact Jin Lee at 201-670-5600x125 or jlee@ridgewoodlibrary.org.
Drop-in sessions: 11/11. Practice your skills. No registration required.

World Cinema w/ Nancy Greene
Wednesday, November 5, 7pm
The Women on the 6th Floor

(France; 2010; 102 min) Spanish maids turn Parisian couple's lives upside down.

Alternative Knitting for Teens (gr. 6-12)
November 6 @ 2-4pm
Want to learn how to knit but don't know where to start? Give alternative knitting a try! Learn the basics of finger knitting, loom knitting, and arm knitting. Participants must provide their own yarn.
Register here.

Minecraft for Teens (grades 6-12)
First Thursday of the month
November 6 & December 4 @ 4-5pm

This session will be open sandbox so we will decide as a group how we want to play. Space is limited.
Register here.

Women & Finance:
Alternative Investment

Thursday, Nov 6, 7-8:30pm
Align your investments with your values. Led by RW resident and UBS VP Kathy Entwistle.

Reel Voices Film Festival
Film: "Muscle Shoals"

Intro by Corny O'Connell, WFUV
Friday, November 7, 7:30pm

(2013; 111 mins, PG) Story behind the studio that produced Aretha Franklin, the Stones, Etta James and many others. Cafe & WFUV member table open at 6:45pm. Registration & info: Festival page Like us on Facebook.

Veterans Day Program
It's Character That Counts

Saturday, November 8 @ 11am

Veteran/author Paul Grassey remembers fellow Ridgewood and Glen Rock friends who served in WWII. Light refreshments. All welcome.

Multimedia Lectures
Tuesday, November 11, 6:30pm
Thanksgiving: The True Story

with author Penny Colman
Light refreshments. All welcome.

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting
All Welcome - refreshments
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 9am Library Auditorium
To support or join FRIENDS, please click here.

Book Circle w/ Lorri Steinbacher
Wednesday, November 12, 7pm
The Boys in the Boat

by Daniel James Brown

Reel Voices Film Festival
Film: "Silenced"

Speaker: James Spione, Director
Friday, November 14, 7:30pm

(2014; 103 mins, NR) Three whistle blowers fight to reveal darkest corners of America's war on terror. Cafe open at 6:45pm. Registration & info: Festival page
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The CookBook Club
Wednesday, November 19, 7pm
Make it...Sample it...Discuss it! Club will meet regularly once a month, please click here or contact Lisa at 201-670-5600 x 100 for details. Registration necessary.

Great Decisions Discussion
Thursday, November 20, 12:30-2pm
China's Foreign Policy
click here for resources. Hosted by Ed Houlihan
Pre-registration required. Please email:

Teen Short Story Club (Gr. 9-12)
Third Thursday of the month
Nov. 20, Dec. 18, 7pm

Read and discuss some great literary shorts. Reading material and refreshments provided! Register here.

Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
Thursday, November 20, 7:30pm
3rd floor, conference room. Open to public.




Ridgewood Library is nominated for "Best Small Library in America!" Click here to see our application.

The Friends of the Library
26th Annual Author Luncheon

March 11, 2015
Baker Kline

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Library Café
Weekly Menu
ReelVoices Film Festival
Special Hours


Program Registration
Children, Teens, Adults

Library Events:
Sept-Oct-Nov '14
gift of Friends of the Ridgewood Library

Children's Fall Program Brochure

Teen Fall
Program Flyer

Festival page for details & registrtion. Flyer; Wed, Oct 8: free preview Fridays: Oct. 10 & 24; Nov. 7 & 14. All screenings at 7:30pm. Like us on Facebook.

Valuable Databases - FREE
Gift of Friends of the Library
to RW Library Members:

130+ Free Magazines

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Test prep: SAT, ACT, GRE
LET'S GO! to start

Languages made Easy

Research Databases

We thank
Women Gardeners
of RW

for lovely seasonal flowers.

Business & Careers

Career Support/Networking
Thursday nights 7 - 9 PM
Free: Eileen 201-670-5600 x132

Meeting? Special Event?
Elegant Room Rentals
Conferences, Piano Recitals
8-iMac Tech Center
Tower Room Weddings

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Business Services Room Rentals
Color Copy $.50
B&W Copies: $.15
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Computer Training

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