Adult Programs
February Events
March Events

February Events

 
REGISTER FOR EVENTS ONLINE! THE "EVENT REGISTRATION" BUTTON IS ON OUR HOMEPAGE. IF YOU DON'T SEE THE PROGRAM LISTED THERE, PLEASE CALL 973-226-8636,

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TEA BLENDING - Friday, February 22, at 6 pm

This hands-on workshop will offer some basic steps and important factors to consider in tea blending. Participants will also learn how to blend some tea to take home. RSVP on our website.

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AUTHOR VISIT: KATRINA MUSTO - Wednesday, February 27, at 7 pm


Author Katrinna Musto, a northern New Jersey native and graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University, will hold a presentation on her autobiographical novel  And Then the Phone Rang: What I've Learned About Life, Love, and Lasagna , a story about how very suddenly life can change and challenge one's strength. Musto began her publishing career at the age of 17 as a writer for  The Daily Record  newspaper.  Register on our website.

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CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER: WEDNESDAY NITE BOOKWORMS 
Wednesday, February 20, at 7 pm

STAY TUNED FOR THE NEW DATE: What qualities does a great leader embody, and how do leadership skills continue to evolve under turbulent circumstances? This month's Book Club pick takes an in-depth look at four U.S. presidents - Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Lyndon B. Johonson - to analyze the very personalized and critical aspects of leadership, especially in the face of adversity.

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WALKING FOR FITNESS -  Mondays at 10 am

Join a fun, new group fitness activity that meets every Monday at 10 am. Weekly program features a 45-minute low-impact walking workout (streamed on video). Ideal for beginning fitness levels. Participants should bring a towel and water bottle. RSVP on our website's homepage under "Event Registration."
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ADULT CHAIR YOGA - Mondays at 11 am

Join us for some introductory chair yoga! We will be streaming videos of chair yoga workouts. Hosted by Sandra Michelsen, who conducts our meditation and wellness classes.  Participants are encouraged to bring towels and water bottles. RSVP on our website's homepage under "Event Registration."

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MATINEE MONDAYS

Enjoy a free weekly movie at the library! All movies begin at 1 pm and no RSVP is needed. Popcorn will be served. Here is the February schedule: FEBRUARY 18  - LIBRARY CLOSED FOR PRESIDENTS' DAY

FEBRUARY 25 - RBG

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NEW! MINDFUL COLORING FOR ADULTS - Tuesdays at 1 pm

Escape the stress of every day life with some mindful coloring at the library! Join us for a relaxing afternoon of coloring, herbal tea, snacks, and meditative music. With its soothing and meditative qualities, coloring is a fun and easy activity that can help lower your stress levels and push negative thoughts aside. RSVP on our website under Event Registration.

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"LOVE...AND THE CATS MEOW" EXHIBIT - Through Friday, March 15

"LOVE...and the Cats Meow," an exhibit of photography by Joanne Zascone of Caldwell will be on display in our community room through Friday, March 15. This exhibit aims to raise awareness about the well-being of feral and homeless cats. Zascone, who considers herself an amateur photographer, became interested in photography when she was given a Brownie camera at the age of 8. She also learned how to develop prints in a darkroom in the basement of her childhood home. To this day, she only works with traditional film cameras. Exhibit is open for viewing during regular library hours. 
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WINTER T'AI CHI CHIH - Tuesdays through March 12

Accredited instructor Lee Bergman returns for fall T'ai Chi Chih, an exercise of slow and gentle movements based on ancient wellness principles of the Far East! Potential benefits include stress/tension reduction, better balance, muscle/joint toning, improved circulation and flexibility, and overall sense of wellness.
BEGINNING STUDENTS: 9:30-10:15 am
CONTINUING STUDENTS: 10:30-11:15 am

Make-up day (if needed) will be on Tuesday, March 19.  Cost is $70 for all 10 classes. This is not a library program (although 15% of the proceeds are donated to the library), so for more information or to sign up, please contact Lee Bergman directly at leebergman7@hotmail.com.
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DROP-IN TECH MONDAYS - Every Monday 6-9 pm


Stop by any Monday between 6 and 9 pm to get help with your portable tech device. No appointment necessary. 

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ZAC'S HACKS - Mondays & Fridays 9 am-noon
 



Library assistant Zac Cascio will be available to show you the basics of Microsoft Word, Excel, and other tech resources any Monday or Friday from 9 am to noon. Learn how to safely and effectively navigate social media; create resume templates, letters, and spreadsheets; utilize valuable cell phone, iPad, and Kindle features, such as calendars and more. DUE TO THE POPULARITY OF THIS PROGRAM, RSVP IS NOW REQUIRED - please sign up on the homepage under "Event Registration." This is drop-in instruction, not a formal class.
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GET ONE-ON-ONE HELP TO GET STARTED WITH HOOPLA & LIBBY!

Roseland patrons, are you interested in downloading audio and e-books through the new Libby app, or audio books, movies, music, e-books,  comics, and television shows through Hoopla? Our library assistants will be on hand to help you get acquainted with these services and make the most of them! No appointment necessary, but call to see if a library assistant will be available.
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