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Welcome!

Welcome to the Roseland Free Public Library website! We are currently working to update and include all the information you are looking for. Check back often for new events and information. Also, be sure to look at our pages and calendars for children, teens, and adults for extra events that may not appear on our home page.
TO SIGN UP FOR AN EVENT, PLEASE CALL 973-226-8636.


News & Announcements
Leveled Reading List Books Available
Noecker Kids & Parents: We now have a list of books available at the library for the leveled reading system used at Noecker Elementary School. All you have to do is inquire at the Circulation Desk, and you can see a list of books at your child's current level that we have available.
Adult Yoga Every Wednesday
Join us for an Adult Mat Yoga Class every Wednesday at 11:30 am for another invigorating sesssion with Taryn and Kristin. RSVP is not required, but still helpful in case we need to reach participants in the event of a cancellation.
Fundraiser Theater Trip
The Friends of the Roseland Free Public Library will host a fundraiser bus trip on Saturday, March 24, to Lambertville, NJ to see Beehive: The '60s Musical at the New Music Mountain Theatre. Check the "Friends" tab for more details on this excursion. You can also call 973-226-8636 for more information.
Dream Interpretation Workshop
RoseMarie Rubinetti Cappiello, author of Speaking from Spirit, will conduct a Dream Interpretation Workshop on Wednesday, February 21, at 7 pm. Explore what's hidden within your different levels of consciousness, and analyze various types of dreams, what they reflect, and how you can use them to your benefit.
Library Book Club
The Roseland Free Public Library Book Club's next meeting will on Wednesday, February 21, at 7:15 pm. The group will discuss Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. New members welcome.
Lego Mindstorms for Teens
Teens are welcome to join us as we construct a new Lego Mindstorms robot, Wednesdays, February 7-28, from 4 to 5 pm. Robot will be programmed Wednesdays in March, also from 4 to 5 pm. RSVP 973-226-8636
Adult Meditation Classes
Take a mindfully relaxing escape from your busy schedule with Adult Meditation classes on Thursdays, February 22, March 1, and March 15 at 10 am and 7 pm. RSVP is not required, but helpful in case we need to reach participants in the event of a cancellation.
Adult Paint Night
Bring some friends and kick back after a long week at our Adult Paint Night on Friday, March 2, at 6 pm. Pencilworks Studio will come to the library and provide all you need to paint a new masterpiece to take home! Materials fee: $20. Tickets available at the circulation desk.
NEW! Guitar Classes for Kids
Rainbow Fresh guitarist Rich Seiner will teach kids ages 7 and up the basics of guitar every Saturday in February from noon to 1 pm. Call to RSVP.
NEW! Fit for February
Join a fun, new group fitness activity on Mondays, February 12 and 26, at 10 am. Explore different types of exercise and healthy recipes in a relaxed setting. Includes 20-30 minutes of low-impact exercise streamed on video, followed by a discussion. Ideal for beginning fitness levels. Bring a towel and water bottle. Call to RSVP.
Kick Your Cravings Workshop
Health & Lifestyle Coach Amy Bitton comes to the library on Monday, February 26, at 7:30 pm for a presentation on what makes junk food so addicting, as well as some strategies for overcoming cravings and temptations when they strike.
Knitting & Crochet Club
Enjoy an evening of knitting and crocheting at the library on Monday, February 26, starting at 7 pm. New members welcome.
Next Matinee Monday: February 26
Our next Matinee Monday, February 26 at 1 pm, will feature The Hitman's Body Guard, a 2017 comedy action film about an unlikely partnership. Movie is rated R and runs 2 hours. Popcorn will be served, no RSVP needed. Please note there is no Matinee Monday on February 19, library will be closed for Presidents' Day.
Scott's Solutions: Now on Fridays!
Library assistant Scott Bergenfeld can show you the basics of Microsoft Word, Excel, and other tech resources FRIDAYS 9 am-noon. Safely navigate social media; create resume templates, letters, and spreadsheets; utilize cell phone, iPad, and Kindle features, such as calendars and more. No RSVP needed for this drop-in instruction.
Mobile Hotspots Available
Mobile Hotspots are now available for our patrons to borrow! Available to patrons 18 or older with a valid driver's license and Roseland Free Public Library card in good standing. Each hotspot provides internet access for up to 10 devices. Reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis, and the loan period is 14 days. There will be a $5 per day late fee.
Museum Passes Available
We have NEW museum passes to the Jewish Museum, Grounds for Sculpture, and the Children's Museum of Manhattan! Patrons can also borrow passes for themselves and/or their families for The Newark Museum, Montclair Museum, Morris Museum, The NY Transit Museum, The Jewish Museum, the Children's Museum of Manhattan, Grounds for Sculpture, and Imagine That!


Feb18AdultCalendar (pdf)
Feb18KidTeen (pdf)
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