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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
Click for brochure or call x130

Upcoming Tech Classes
Tue, Sept 23, 10am: File Mgmt.
Tue, Sept 23, 7pm: Word
Wed, Sept 24, 10am: eBook Lab
Wed, Sept 24, 1pm: Drop-in Tech Lab

To see all Tech Classes, click here

ESL: English in Action
Culture, Conversation & Idioms
Click here for flyer. Please contact Eileen
at 201-670-5600 x 130 for any question.

Celebrate Banned Books Week 9/21-27
Ninja Card Giveaway
Grades 6-12
For every review of a "banned" book, comic, or graphic novel you submit to our Teen Blog this week, you'll earn a Library Ninja Card.

Heritage: The Birth of Ridgewood
Tues., Sept 23, 10:15am
Presented by Peggy Norris & Joe Suplicki. Slide show lecture with document, maps
and historical panoramic photos.

Free, All Welcome.

Chinese Mahjong for Beginners
Tuesday, September 23, 10-11:30am
Instructional sessions: 10/7, 11/4.
Registration required. Please contact Jin Lee at 201-670-5600x125 or jlee@ridgewoodlibrary.org.
Drop-in sessions: 9/23, 10/14, 11/11. Practice your skills. No registration required.

Multimedia Lectures 6:30-8:30pm
Sept 23: B-17 Flying Fortress

Speaker Rick Feingold describes WWII air campaign over Europe.

Free, All Welcome.

Celebrate Banned Books Week 9/21-27
The Comics Code & Best of the"Banned"
Tuesday, Sept. 23 @ 7-8 pm
Grades 9-Adult. Animation and comics enthusiast David Forte reviews the rise and fall of the Comics Code Seal of Approval (1954-2011) and some of the best teen-appropriate "banned" comics and graphic novels of recent years.
You might even win one!
Register here

The CookBook Club
Wednesday, September 24, 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.

Mango Languages Workshop
Thursday, September 25, 7pm
Free languages learning tool for Ridgewood Library Cardholders, hands-on account
setup assistance. Flyer; To register

Heritage: 20th Century Fashions
Thru the Decades 1900-1960
Sunday, Sept 28, 2pm
Sheila Brogan and Vicki Herbert of the Ridgewood Historical Society present the fashion revolution using clothes from the collections of the Schoolhouse Museum.
Free, All Welcome.

Multimedia Lectures 6:30-8:30pm
Sept 29: Rosie the Riveter

2 million women worked to maintain the US home front in WWII. Speaker: Penny Colman
Free, All Welcome.

Make Your COLLEGE ESSAY Stand Out From the Rest Tues, Sept. 30 @ 7-8pm
Grades 11-12. Get essential tips from Lisa Paterson, who holds advanced degrees from Teachers College, Columbia Univ., completed UCLA's Extension Program for college counseling, and is founder of the "Write This Way" studio in Ridgewood.
Register here.

RW Library Valley Hospital
Lunch Hour Screening & Panel

Tuesday, Sept. 30: 7pm

Light refreshments: 6:45 pm
Screen the documentary that explores the national school lunch program, childhood obesity and addiction to unhealthy foods. Discussion with Dr. Diana Volpert, Pediatric Gastroenterologist; Janet Brancato, Dietician/Nutrition & Wellness; and John Graziano, Exec. Chef, Valley Dining. Register here

World Cinema La Grande Bellezza Wednesday., Oct 1, 7-9:30pm
(Italy, 2013; NR; 142min
Past denizen of glittering Roman nightlife looks back at age 65. Free, All Welcome. Led by Nancy Greene

Dani's Book Group w/ Dani Berke
Thursday, October 2, 11am
Pre-Pub Book Reports

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting
All Welcome - refreshments
Wednesday, Oct 8, 9am Library Auditorium
To support or join FRIENDS, please click here.

Book Circle w/ Lorri Steinbacher
Wednesday, October 8, 7pm
The Dinner
by Herman Koch

Teen Readers Unite Gr. 6
Monday, October 6, 7pm
by Andy Mulligan
Join us for games, snacks and talk.
Register here.

Skeptic's Guide to Intuition
Wednesday, October 15, 7-8:30pm
Author/executive coach Alina Bas shows how to use intuition without giving up on analytical thinking. Learn to differentiate between fear and intuition to lead to a more fulfilling, productive life. Please bring questions, a notebook and a pen.
No registration required.

Reader's Choice w/ Dr. Ginny Hyman
Friday, October 17, 1pm
Short Stories
by Edgar Allan Poe

Monday Movie @ 6:30pm
October 20
The Grand Budapest Hotel
(2014; R; 100 min) Fastidious concierge (Ralph Fiennes) gets accused of murder.

Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
Thursday, October 23, 7:30pm
3rd floor, conference room. Open to public.

Women & Finance:
The Importance of Asset Allocation

Thursday, Oct 23, 7-8:30pm
Align your investments with your values. Led by RW resident and UBS VP Kathy Entwistle.

Sunday Concert @ 2pm
October 26 Katy Wong
RHS senior has returned from 2014 World harp Congress to perform exquisite harp & piano music. Suggested $3 donation.

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




Library Café
Weekly Menu
Take-home Dinner!


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 & registration. Flyer;
Wed, Oct 8: free preview Fridays: Oct. 10 & 24; Nov. 7 & 14. All screenings at 7:30pm. Visit us on FB.

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

130+ Free Magazines

Click here for home access
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
Fax, Scan, Print

Computer Training

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