Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Ridgewood Public Library.

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Sustainability Series: Ridgewood Wildscape Walk and Cleanup
1-3:00 pm
Sustainability Series: Ridgewood Wildscape Walk and Cleanup
Sunday, May 1, 1-3:00 pmSustainability Serie
Gypsy and King Ponds
Explore and engage with the untamed landscapes that lay right outside our front doors. Ridgewood Wildscape Association leader Ellie Gruber and recent Ramapo College graduate and ecologist will find and identify spring flowers. PLEASE NOTE: This walk requires participants to walk up and down steep st...read more

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Sunday Concert: Ridgewood Symphony Orchestra (Onsite)
2:00pm
Sunday Concert: Ridgewood Symphony Orchestra (Onsite)
Sunday, May 1, 2:00pmSunday Concert: Ridg
Conductor Kyunghun Kim and President David Nussenbaum will discuss Gustav Mahler's Symphony.Due to capacity limits, each person must register individually for this program. Questions? Alex: awasenda@ridgewoodlibrary.org

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Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
10:00am
Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
Monday, May. 2, 10:00am
(Mondays, April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 10 am)

Join us for our Baby & Me 5 week session. Stories, songs and fingerplay designed to help you and your baby develop pre-reading skills.Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders. Registration required.Please note: the format of this session is subject to change and all registrants will be notified if ...read more

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Word Basics (Virtual)
11am-12:30pm
 Word Basics (Virtual)
Monday, May 2, 11am-12:30pm
Free/RW; $5/VisitorsWord is more than just putting letters onto a page. Learn how to build a word document from the ground up and to get more out of your own documents. Class will be held virtualy via Zoom, with the link being sent out prior to the class.In order to make sure we can better tailor th...read more

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PreK Story & Craft - ages 4 & up 1:30-2pm (On-site)
1:30pm
PreK Story & Craft - ages 4 & up 1:30-2pm (On-site)
Monday, May. 2, 1:30pm
(Mondays, April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 1:30pm )

Join us for PreK Story & Craft 5 week session. Listen to stories and create a craft.Registration required. Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders

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1st Grade Book Club, (Onsite) Mondays, 4-4:30pm
4:00 - 4:30pm
1st Grade Book Club, (Onsite) Mondays, 4-4:30pm
Monday, May. 2, 4:00 - 4:30pm
(Mondays, Oct 4, Nov 1, Dec 6, Jan 10, Feb 7, Apr 4, May 2, 4:00- 4:30pm)

For Ridgewood students entering first grade. The program will be held at the library.Each month we will read a book together. No advanced preparation is required.All children will need to wear a mask.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Organizing Your Genealogical Files
7:00pm
Organizing Your Genealogical Files
Monday, May 2, 7:00pmOrganizing Your Gene
Webinar
Virtual Class from 7-8:30Successful genealogy takes skill, hard work, and luck. And it is so much easier if you are organized. We will talk about various approaches to organizing your files, photos, and papers, so that you can find them when you really need them. Remember, the best method of organiz...read more
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ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 1/Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate) Spring
9:30-11:00AM
ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 1/Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate) Spring
Tuesday, May. 3, 9:30-11:00AM
(Tuesdays, March 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 9:30-11:00AM)

Work on essentials of reading, writing, speaking & listening while learning about American traditions & history.Advanced beginner/low intermediate Tuesdays, 9:30-11:00amMarch 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17 & 24 (No class on April 12)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $4...read more
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Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years 10-10:30am (onsite)
10:00am
Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years 10-10:30am (onsite)
Tuesday, May. 3, 10:00am
(Tuesdays, April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 10:00am)

Join us for Toddler Time 5 week session. Registration required.Open to Ridgewood Library CardholdersMasks must be worn by all ages 2 & up 

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Tales for Tykes Storytime: 2 1/2-4 years 11-11:30am On-site
11:00am
Tales for Tykes Storytime: 2 1/2-4 years 11-11:30am On-site
Tuesday, May. 3, 11:00am
(Tuesdays, April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 11:00am)

Join us for Tales for Tykes 5 week session. Registration required.Masks are encouraged Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders

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In-Person Tech Labs
11am-1pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Tuesday, May. 3, 11am-1pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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ESL *ONSITE Book Group (Spring)
1:00-2:15PM
 ESL *ONSITE Book Group (Spring)
Tuesday, May. 3, 1:00-2:15PM
(Tuesdays, March 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 1:00-2:15PM)

Would you like to read a book together? Join us for a weekly discussion. This is for intermediate/advanced-level students.Tuesdays, 1:00-2:15pmMarch 29 - May 24 (No class April 12)*Registration is requiredQuestions, please contact:Victoria Hilditch, ESL Coordinatorvhilditch@ridgewoodlibrar...read more

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Read to a Dog with Abbey (Yellow Lab/Retriever mix) - ONSITE
4:00PM
Read to a Dog with Abbey (Yellow Lab/Retriever mix) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 3, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

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Read to a Dog with Abbey (Yellow Lab/Retriever mix) - ONSITE
4:15PM
Read to a Dog with Abbey (Yellow Lab/Retriever mix) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 3, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Abbey (Yellow Lab/Retriever mix) - ONSITE
4:30PM
Read to a Dog with Abbey (Yellow Lab/Retriever mix) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 3, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Abbey (Yellow Lab/Retriever mix) - ONSITE
4:45PM
Read to a Dog with Abbey (Yellow Lab/Retriever mix) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 3, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
6-7pm
WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
Tuesday, May. 3, 6-7pm
(Feb 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 at 6-7pm)

WLC Spanish is TUESDAYS AT 6PM for the Spring season and will be taking a summer break starting June 1. We plan to return in September in person.Registration required. Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Language&nbs...read more

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Bedtime Stories FB Live (virtual)
7:00pm
Bedtime Stories FB Live (virtual)
Tuesday, May. 3, 7:00pm
(Tuesdays, April 5, May 3, 7pm )

Ms Ashley & Ms Theresa will read you the perfect stories to help you drift off to sleep
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Dazzling Gilded Age Gardens & Homes of New York (Onsite)
7:00pm
Dazzling Gilded Age Gardens & Homes of New York (Onsite)
Tuesday, May 3, 7:00pmDazzling Gilded Age
Barbara Ferrante takes us on a photo tour of some magnificent historic sites within driving distance of Ridgewood from the comfort of the Ridgewood Library Auditorium.
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ESL *VIRTUAL Cultural English (Spring)
7:00-8:30PM
ESL *VIRTUAL Cultural English (Spring)
Wednesday, May. 4, 7:00-8:30PM
(Wednesdays, March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 7:00-8:30PM)

Explore American literature, film, art, and more via ZOOM. Link provided prior to first class..Intermediate/Advanced. Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pmMarch 30 - May 25 (No class on April 13)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $40/out of town per 8-week sessionQuestions, please contact:Victoria Schnur...read more
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Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
10:00am
Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
Wednesday, May. 4, 10:00am
(Wednesdays, April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 10am)

Join us for our Baby & Me 5 week session. Stories, songs and fingerplay designed to help you and your baby develop pre-reading skills.Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders. Registration required.Please note: the format of this session is subject to change and all registrants will be notified if ...read more

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ESL *ONSITE American Slang (Spring)
10:00-11:15AM
ESL *ONSITE American Slang (Spring)
Wednesday, May. 4, 10:00-11:15AM
(Wednesdays March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 10:00-11:15AM)

Get hooked on conversation with this fun and engaging weekly drop-in class. All levels welcome.Wednesdays, 10:00-11:15amMarch 30 - May 25 (No class April 13)*Registration is requiredQuestions, please contact:Janine Lanzisera, ESL Assistant & Instructorjlanzisera@ridgewoodlibrary.org

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Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years (Virtual) 10-10:30am
10:00am
Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years (Virtual) 10-10:30am
Wednesday, May. 4, 10:00am
(Wednesdays, April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 10am)

Join us via Zoom for Toddler Time 5 week session. Registration required.Open to Ridgewood Library CardholdersA Zoom Link will be sent to registered patrons

or call 201-670-5600.
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All Booked (Facebook LIVE)
3:00pm-3:30pm
 All Booked (Facebook LIVE)
Wednesday, May. 4, 3:00pm-3:30pm
(Wednesdays, March 2, April 6 & May 4, 3:00pm-3:30pm)

Need something new to read? Grab a warm beverage and join as RPL Librarians chat about their current reads. Tune in on Facebook Live @ridgewoodlibrarynj
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Creative Kids with Marcia Matthews: Jasper Johns Ages 4 & up (Onsite) 4-4:45pm
4:00pm
Creative Kids with Marcia Matthews: Jasper Johns Ages 4 & up (Onsite) 4-4:45pm
Wednesday, May 4, 4:00pm
Please register ONE Jasper Johns class.Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders ages 4 & up. 

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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:00pm-4:30pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Wednesday, May. 4, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more

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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:30pm-5:00pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Wednesday, May. 4, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more

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Teen Tech Club (Onsite: May)
4:00pm-5:00pm
 Teen Tech Club (Onsite: May)
Wednesday, May. 4, 4:00pm-5:00pm
(May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 4:00pm-5:00pm )

Tech guru, Mr. Charles presents weekly STEAM classes to expand your mind. May 4, 11, 18 & 25: S.T.E.M. ChallengesRegistration required for all sessions. For teens in 6-12 grade ONLY.

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 2/Intermediate) Spring
9:30-11:00AM
ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 2/Intermediate) Spring
Thursday, May. 5, 9:30-11:00AM
(Thursdays, March 31, April 7, 21 & 28, May 5, 12, 19 & 26, 9:30-11:00AM)

Work on essentials of reading, writing, speaking & listening while learning about American traditions & history.Intermediate level  Thursdays, 9:30-11:00amMarch 31, April 7, 21 & 28, May 5, 12, 19 & 26 (No class on April 14)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $40/out of ...read more
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FB Live: Miss Jolie Music
10:30 am
 FB Live: Miss Jolie Music
Thursday, May. 5, 10:30 am
(April 14 & May 5, 10:30 am)

Move and groove with Miss Jolie's catchy songs. 
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Cover 2 Cover Book Group (onsite)
11am-12noon
Cover 2 Cover Book Group (onsite)
Thursday, May. 5, 11am-12noon
Thursdays, 11:00am-noon (unless noted)April 7: The Girls in the Stilt House by Kelly MustianMay 5: The Plot by Jean Hanff KorelitzQuestions? Please contact Lorri: LSteinbacher@ridgewoodlibrary.org

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Homework Center (Onsite)
4:00pm-4:30pm
 Homework Center (Onsite)
Thursday, May. 5, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Thursdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

Grades 3-9. Thursdays, 4-5pm. Get help from top RHS student volunteers. Register for a 30 minute appointment with a volunteer on days offered. Please specify grade, subject, virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Questions? Contact Brittin Clark, 201-670-5600, ext. 190 or bclark@ridgewoodl...read more
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Homework Center (Onsite)
4:30pm-5:00pm
 Homework Center (Onsite)
Thursday, May. 5, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Thursdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

Grades 3-9. Thursdays, 4-5pm. Get help from top RHS student volunteers. Register for a 30 minute appointment with a volunteer on days offered. Please specify grade, subject, virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Questions? Contact Brittin Clark, 201-670-5600, ext. 190 or bclark@ridgewoodl...read more
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Graphic Novel Book Club - Grades 4-5, (Virtual) Thursdays 4-5pm
4:00-5:00pm
Graphic Novel Book Club - Grades 4-5, (Virtual) Thursdays 4-5pm
Thursday, May. 5, 4:00-5:00pm
(Thursdays, Oct 7, Nov 4, Jan 6, Feb 3, Mar 3, Apr 6, May 5, Jun 2)

For Ridgewood students only entering grades 4-5.Join us monthly via Zoom for some lively graphic novel book discussions.All registered participants will receive a Zoom link prior to the event.An email will be sent to all registered participants with information regarding the first book in advance. C...read more

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Read to a Dog with Maylee (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel) - ONSITE
4:00PM
Read to a Dog with Maylee (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 5, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

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Read to a Dog with Maylee (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel) - ONSITE
4:15PM
Read to a Dog with Maylee (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 5, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Maylee (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel) - ONSITE
4:30PM
Read to a Dog with Maylee (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 5, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Maylee (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel) - ONSITE
4:45PM
Read to a Dog with Maylee (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 5, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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**POSTPONED, NEW DATE TBD** Valley: Gynecologic Cancers & You (hybrid)
7pm
**POSTPONED, NEW DATE TBD** Valley: Gynecologic Cancers & You (hybrid)
Thursday, May 5, 7pm
Valley Health System has partnered with Tina’s Wish, a non-profit organization dedicated to research and prevention of ovarian cancer. Join us as we watch their webisode on Gynecologic Cancers: Facts & Differences, followed by an open discussion with Nicole Vilardo, MD, gynecologic on...read more
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Teen Games Day (Onsite)
4:00pm-5:00pm
 Teen Games Day (Onsite)
Friday, May. 6, 4:00pm-5:00pm
(Fridays, April 1, May 6, 4:00pm-5:00pm)

Spend an afternoon with your favorite librarians & challenge us to some fun games.Registration required. For teens in 6-12 grade ONLY.

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *ONSITE Coffee Break Out Sessions (Spring)
1-2PM
ESL *ONSITE Coffee Break Out Sessions (Spring)
Friday, May. 6, 1-2PM
(Fridays, March 25, April 8 & 22, May 6 & 20, 1-2PM)

Connect with fellow ESL students in small groups of 3-4 people for casual conversation.All levels welcome. Registration is required for each session. Fridays, March 25, April 8 & 22, May 6 & 20 1-2pmQuestions, please contact:Victoria Schnure, ESL Assistant Coordinatorvschnure@...read more

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In-Person Tech Labs
1-3pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Friday, May. 6, 1-3pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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Teen Take Out (Onsite)
4:00pm-5:00pm
 Teen Take Out (Onsite)
Friday, May. 6
(Fridays, March 4, April 1, May 6, 4:00pm-5:00pm)

Crafters unite! Stop by the library and pick up a DIY Teen Take Out Kit. While supplies last.  March 4: Galaxy Notebooks April 1: Paper Pinwheels May 6: Folding Fan
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Celebrate AAPI Month with "Turning Red" (PG, 1hr40m)
4:00pm
Celebrate AAPI Month with "Turning Red" (PG, 1hr40m)
Friday, May 6, 4:00pm
Celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage month as we stream the Pixar Film "Turning Red)Rated PG (100 minutes)All welcome, registration required  

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Puppy Parade (Onsite & FB Live)
10:30am
 Puppy Parade (Onsite & FB Live)
Saturday, May 7, 10:30am
Therapy dogs-in-training from Caring Eyes Puppy Club of NJ will be on our lawn.  Stop by for belly rubs or tune in on  Facebook Live to meet the pups. In case of inclement weather the parade will take place in the Auditorium with limited capacity.  No registration is necessary. &...read more
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*canceled* Cut That Cable (Hybrid)
11am-12pm
*canceled* Cut That Cable (Hybrid)
Saturday, May 7, 11am-12pm*canceled* Cut That
Free/RW; $5/VisitorsCut that Cable will help answer questions like: what's the difference between Peacock, Peacock Premium and Peacock Premium Plus. What was Quibi? Why are there different shows on Hulu & Disney+ despite both being owned by Disney? How do I stream from my...read more

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Girls Who Code (Virtual)
5:00pm-6:00pm
 Girls Who Code (Virtual)
Monday, May. 9, 5:00pm-6:00pm
(Mondays, March 7, 14, 21 & 28 April 4, 18 & 25, May 9, 16, & 23, 5:00pm-6:00pm)
Girls Who Code (Virt
Use Computer Science to change the world! Join a sisterhood of supportive peers and together we will learn fun and simple online coding.Registration required for all sessions. For teen girls in 6-8 grade ONLY. (ZOOM meeting link will be provided after registration and the day of the program).

or call 201-670-5600.
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Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
10:00am
Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
Monday, May. 9, 10:00am
(Mondays, April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 10 am)

Join us for our Baby & Me 5 week session. Stories, songs and fingerplay designed to help you and your baby develop pre-reading skills.Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders. Registration required.Please note: the format of this session is subject to change and all registrants will be notified if ...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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PreK Story & Craft - ages 4 & up 1:30-2pm (On-site)
1:30pm
PreK Story & Craft - ages 4 & up 1:30-2pm (On-site)
Monday, May. 9, 1:30pm
(Mondays, April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 1:30pm )

Join us for PreK Story & Craft 5 week session. Listen to stories and create a craft.Registration required. Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders

or call 201-670-5600.
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GSBC Extra! City Directories
2:00pm
 GSBC Extra! City Directories
Monday, May 9, 2:00pmGSBC Extra! City Dir
Webinar
GSBC Extra!City DirectoriesPresentation by Sydney RobertsonMonday, 9 May 2022 @ 2pm EasternOnline and open to all! Registration required.City Directories as a tool for genealogy research. They can be quite useful in tracking families in urban areas, particularly when people moved frequently between ...read more
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:00pm-4:30pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Monday, May. 9, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:30pm-5:00pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Monday, May. 9, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more
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RPL Trivia Presents: Dumb & Dumber
7pm
RPL Trivia Presents: Dumb & Dumber
Monday, May 9, 7pm
Park West Tavern
Your chances of winning Dumb and Dumber trivia may be one in a million- but we're telling you there's a chance!Join us on Monday, May 9, 7pm at Park West Tavern for Dumb and Dumber trivia! We're bringing back an oldie but a goodie with this classic comedy.Players must be ages 18 and up, ...read more
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Bookworms Book Club Grades 4-5 w/ parent, (Virtual) Tuesdays, 7:30-8:30pm
7:30 - 8:30pm
Bookworms Book Club Grades 4-5 w/ parent, (Virtual) Tuesdays, 7:30-8:30pm
Tuesday, May. 10, 7:30 - 8:30pm
(Tuesdays, Oct 12, Nov 9, Dec 14, Jan 11, Feb 8, Mar 8, Apr 5, May 10, Jun 14, 7:30-8:30pm)

Join us monthly for a lively book discussion via Zoom. This program is for Ridgewood students entering grades 4 and 5 with a parent or caregiver.All registered participants will receive a Zoom link prior to the event.An email with information regarding the first book will be sent in advance. Copies ...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 1/Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate) Spring
9:30-11:00AM
ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 1/Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate) Spring
Tuesday, May. 10, 9:30-11:00AM
(Tuesdays, March 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 9:30-11:00AM)

Work on essentials of reading, writing, speaking & listening while learning about American traditions & history.Advanced beginner/low intermediate Tuesdays, 9:30-11:00amMarch 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17 & 24 (No class on April 12)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $4...read more
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Tales for Tykes Storytime: 2 1/2-4 years 11-11:30am On-site
11:00am
Tales for Tykes Storytime: 2 1/2-4 years 11-11:30am On-site
Tuesday, May. 10, 11:00am
(Tuesdays, April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 11:00am)

Join us for Tales for Tykes 5 week session. Registration required.Masks are encouraged Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders

or call 201-670-5600.
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In-Person Tech Labs
11am-1pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Tuesday, May. 10, 11am-1pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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ESL *ONSITE Book Group (Spring)
1:00-2:15PM
 ESL *ONSITE Book Group (Spring)
Tuesday, May. 10, 1:00-2:15PM
(Tuesdays, March 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 1:00-2:15PM)

Would you like to read a book together? Join us for a weekly discussion. This is for intermediate/advanced-level students.Tuesdays, 1:00-2:15pmMarch 29 - May 24 (No class April 12)*Registration is requiredQuestions, please contact:Victoria Hilditch, ESL Coordinatorvhilditch@ridgewoodlibrar...read more

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Organizing Your Genealogical Files
2:00pm
Organizing Your Genealogical Files
Tuesday, May 10, 2:00pmOrganizing Your Gene
Webinar
Successful genealogy takes skill, hard work, and luck. And it is so much easier if you are organized. We will talk about various approaches to organizing your files, photos, and papers, so that you can find them when you really need them. Remember, the best method of organizing for YOU is the one th...read more

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2nd Grade Book Club Tuesdays (Virtual), 4-4:45pm
4:00-4:45pm
2nd Grade Book Club Tuesdays (Virtual), 4-4:45pm
Tuesday, May. 10, 4:00-4:45pm
(Tuesdays, Oct 12, Nov 9, Dec 14, Jan 11, Feb 8, Mar 8, Apr 5, May 10, Jun 14, 4-4:45pm)

Join us monthly via Zoom for a lively book discussion for Ridgewood students entering second grade.All registered participants will be emailed a Zoom link prior to the event.Information regarding the first book will be emailed to all registered participants in advance. Copies of the book will be ava...read more

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Read to a Dog with Harper (Black Lab) - ONSITE
4:00PM
Read to a Dog with Harper (Black Lab) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 10, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Harper (Black Lab) - ONSITE
4:15PM
Read to a Dog with Harper (Black Lab) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 10, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Harper (Black Lab) - ONSITE
4:30PM
Read to a Dog with Harper (Black Lab) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 10, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Harper (Black Lab) - ONSITE
4:45PM
Read to a Dog with Harper (Black Lab) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 10, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
6-7pm
WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
Tuesday, May. 10, 6-7pm
(Feb 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 at 6-7pm)

WLC Spanish is TUESDAYS AT 6PM for the Spring season and will be taking a summer break starting June 1. We plan to return in September in person.Registration required. Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Language&nbs...read more

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Elder Law with Irina Shea, Esq-Cosponsored by Age Friendly Ridgewood (Onsite) 6:30-7:30
6:30pm
Elder Law with Irina Shea, Esq-Cosponsored by Age Friendly Ridgewood (Onsite) 6:30-7:30
Tuesday, May 10, 6:30pm
Please join Irina S. Shea, Esq, an Accredited Estate Planner and Elder Law Attorney. Learn how to organize legal and finacial affairs to minimize the stress and uncertainty of aging.All welcome

or call 201-670-5600.
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Teen Art Class with Ms. Marcia Matthews (Onsite Program)
4:00pm-5:00pm
Teen Art Class with Ms. Marcia Matthews (Onsite Program)
Wednesday, May. 11, 4:00pm-5:00pm
(Mondays, April 11 & May 11, 4:00pm-5:00pm)

Let your creativity flow.Registration required. For teens in 6-12 grade ONLY.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Book Circle (Virtual)
7pm
 Book Circle (Virtual)
Wednesday, May. 11, 7pm
(Nov 11, Dec 8, Jan 12, Feb 9)

Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pm* (unless noted)*Thursday, November 11Wed, Dec 8: Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell Wed, Jan 12: Shakespeare in a Divided America by Maggie O'Farrell Wed, Feb 9: Miss Benson's Beetle by Rachel JoyceQuestions? Please contact Lorri: LSteinbacher@rid...read more

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ESL *VIRTUAL Cultural English (Spring)
7:00-8:30PM
ESL *VIRTUAL Cultural English (Spring)
Wednesday, May. 11, 7:00-8:30PM
(Wednesdays, March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 7:00-8:30PM)

Explore American literature, film, art, and more via ZOOM. Link provided prior to first class..Intermediate/Advanced. Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pmMarch 30 - May 25 (No class on April 13)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $40/out of town per 8-week sessionQuestions, please contact:Victoria Schnur...read more
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Book Circle (Virtual)
7:00-8:30pm
 Book Circle (Virtual)
Wednesday, May. 11, 7:00-8:30pm
(Wednesdays, April 13 and May 16, 7pm)

Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pm* (unless noted)Wed, Mar 16: Oh William! by Elizabeth StroutWed, Apr 13: Miss Benson's Beetle by Rachel JoyceWed, May 11: All That She Carried by Tiya MilesQuestions? Please contact Lorri: LSteinbacher@ridgewoodlibrary.org 

or call 201-670-5600.
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Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
10:00am
Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
Wednesday, May. 11, 10:00am
(Wednesdays, April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 10am)

Join us for our Baby & Me 5 week session. Stories, songs and fingerplay designed to help you and your baby develop pre-reading skills.Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders. Registration required.Please note: the format of this session is subject to change and all registrants will be notified if ...read more

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ESL *ONSITE American Slang (Spring)
10:00-11:15AM
ESL *ONSITE American Slang (Spring)
Wednesday, May. 11, 10:00-11:15AM
(Wednesdays March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 10:00-11:15AM)

Get hooked on conversation with this fun and engaging weekly drop-in class. All levels welcome.Wednesdays, 10:00-11:15amMarch 30 - May 25 (No class April 13)*Registration is requiredQuestions, please contact:Janine Lanzisera, ESL Assistant & Instructorjlanzisera@ridgewoodlibrary.org

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Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years (Virtual) 10-10:30am
10:00am
Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years (Virtual) 10-10:30am
Wednesday, May. 11, 10:00am
(Wednesdays, April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 10am)

Join us via Zoom for Toddler Time 5 week session. Registration required.Open to Ridgewood Library CardholdersA Zoom Link will be sent to registered patrons

or call 201-670-5600.
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Excel Basics (Virtual)
2-3:30pm
 Excel Basics (Virtual)
Wednesday, May 11, 2-3:30pmExcel Basics (Virtua
Free/RW; $5/Visitors.Class will be held virtualy via Zoom, with the link being sent out prior to the class.Excel is a complex program but it doesn't have to be. Take the first step on your journey to understanding with this class that covers the basics of formatting, formulas, and managing ...read more

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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:00pm-4:30pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Wednesday, May. 11, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:30pm-5:00pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Wednesday, May. 11, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Teen Tech Club (Onsite: May)
4:00pm-5:00pm
 Teen Tech Club (Onsite: May)
Wednesday, May. 11, 4:00pm-5:00pm
(May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 4:00pm-5:00pm )

Tech guru, Mr. Charles presents weekly STEAM classes to expand your mind. May 4, 11, 18 & 25: S.T.E.M. ChallengesRegistration required for all sessions. For teens in 6-12 grade ONLY.

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ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 2/Intermediate) Spring
9:30-11:00AM
ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 2/Intermediate) Spring
Thursday, May. 12, 9:30-11:00AM
(Thursdays, March 31, April 7, 21 & 28, May 5, 12, 19 & 26, 9:30-11:00AM)

Work on essentials of reading, writing, speaking & listening while learning about American traditions & history.Intermediate level  Thursdays, 9:30-11:00amMarch 31, April 7, 21 & 28, May 5, 12, 19 & 26 (No class on April 14)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $40/out of ...read more
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Homework Center (Onsite)
4:00pm-4:30pm
 Homework Center (Onsite)
Thursday, May. 12, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Thursdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

Grades 3-9. Thursdays, 4-5pm. Get help from top RHS student volunteers. Register for a 30 minute appointment with a volunteer on days offered. Please specify grade, subject, virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Questions? Contact Brittin Clark, 201-670-5600, ext. 190 or bclark@ridgewoodl...read more

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Homework Center (Onsite)
4:30pm-5:00pm
 Homework Center (Onsite)
Thursday, May. 12, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Thursdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

Grades 3-9. Thursdays, 4-5pm. Get help from top RHS student volunteers. Register for a 30 minute appointment with a volunteer on days offered. Please specify grade, subject, virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Questions? Contact Brittin Clark, 201-670-5600, ext. 190 or bclark@ridgewoodl...read more
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Read to a Dog with Benson (Labradoodle) - ONSITE
4:00PM
Read to a Dog with Benson (Labradoodle) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 12, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Benson (Labradoodle) - ONSITE
4:15PM
Read to a Dog with Benson (Labradoodle) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 12, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Benson (Labradoodle) - ONSITE
4:30PM
Read to a Dog with Benson (Labradoodle) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 12, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Benson (Labradoodle) - ONSITE
4:45PM
Read to a Dog with Benson (Labradoodle) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 12, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *ONSITE Movie Night
6:30-9:00PM
 ESL *ONSITE Movie Night
Thursday, May 12, 6:30-9:00PMESL *ONSITE Movie Ni
Please join us for our first ESL movie night featuring Brooklyn. The event will include a viewing with English subtitles followed by a guided discussion geared to our ESL students. Here is a brief synopsis of the film: A young Irish immigrant navigates her way through 1950s Brooklyn, lured by t...read more

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Be a Maker: Bath Bombs (In Person)
7-8pm
Be a Maker: Bath Bombs (In Person)
Thursday, May 12, 7-8pmBe a Maker: Bath Bom
Sometimes, after a stressful day, all you want to do is have a nice bath with some soothing scents and fizzy minerals. It's easy to find these commercially but where's the fun in that? Here you'll learn how to make your own from scratch and then take the spoils home!Anyone under the age ...read more

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Panel Discussion: Make Us Visible NJ (VIRTUAL)
7-8:00 pm
Panel Discussion: Make Us Visible NJ (VIRTUAL)
Thursday, May 12, 7-8:00 pmPanel Discussion: Ma
Register hereMake Us Visible NJ is a coalition of students, parents, educators and community members who advocated for the inclusion of AAPI history in the K-12 curriculum of New Jersey public schools.MUVNJ Board Members Dr. Kani Ilangovan, NYU Professor Ying Lu, New Jersey educator Sima Kumar and s...read more
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In-Person Tech Labs
1-3pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Friday, May. 13, 1-3pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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Morning Stories
10:30am
 Morning Stories
Saturday, May. 14, 10:30am
(Saturdays, May 14, May 21, 10:30am)

Join us at the library for stories, songs, and fun. Register with Ridgewood Library Card - Space is limited and social distancing will be strictly enforced. 

or call 201-670-5600.
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Girls Who Code (Virtual)
5:00pm-6:00pm
 Girls Who Code (Virtual)
Monday, May. 16, 5:00pm-6:00pm
(Mondays, March 7, 14, 21 & 28 April 4, 18 & 25, May 9, 16, & 23, 5:00pm-6:00pm)
Girls Who Code (Virt
Use Computer Science to change the world! Join a sisterhood of supportive peers and together we will learn fun and simple online coding.Registration required for all sessions. For teen girls in 6-8 grade ONLY. (ZOOM meeting link will be provided after registration and the day of the program).

or call 201-670-5600.
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Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
10:00am
Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
Monday, May. 16, 10:00am
(Mondays, April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 10 am)

Join us for our Baby & Me 5 week session. Stories, songs and fingerplay designed to help you and your baby develop pre-reading skills.Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders. Registration required.Please note: the format of this session is subject to change and all registrants will be notified if ...read more

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Creative Kids with Marcia Matthews: Keith Haring Ages 4 & up (Onsite) 4-4:45pm
4:00pm
Creative Kids with Marcia Matthews: Keith Haring Ages 4 & up (Onsite) 4-4:45pm
Monday, May 16, 4:00pm
Please register ONE Keith Haring class.Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders ages 4 & up. 
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:00pm-4:30pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Monday, May. 16, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:30pm-5:00pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Monday, May. 16, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more

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ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 1/Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate) Spring
9:30-11:00AM
ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 1/Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate) Spring
Tuesday, May. 17, 9:30-11:00AM
(Tuesdays, March 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 9:30-11:00AM)

Work on essentials of reading, writing, speaking & listening while learning about American traditions & history.Advanced beginner/low intermediate Tuesdays, 9:30-11:00amMarch 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17 & 24 (No class on April 12)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $4...read more
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Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years 10-10:30am (onsite)
10:00am
Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years 10-10:30am (onsite)
Tuesday, May. 17, 10:00am
(Tuesdays, April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 10:00am)

Join us for Toddler Time 5 week session. Registration required.Open to Ridgewood Library CardholdersMasks must be worn by all ages 2 & up 

or call 201-670-5600.
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Tales for Tykes Storytime: 2 1/2-4 years 11-11:30am On-site
11:00am
Tales for Tykes Storytime: 2 1/2-4 years 11-11:30am On-site
Tuesday, May. 17, 11:00am
(Tuesdays, April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 11:00am)

Join us for Tales for Tykes 5 week session. Registration required.Masks are encouraged Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders

or call 201-670-5600.
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In-Person Tech Labs
11am-1pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Tuesday, May. 17, 11am-1pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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ESL *ONSITE Book Group (Spring)
1:00-2:15PM
 ESL *ONSITE Book Group (Spring)
Tuesday, May. 17, 1:00-2:15PM
(Tuesdays, March 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 1:00-2:15PM)

Would you like to read a book together? Join us for a weekly discussion. This is for intermediate/advanced-level students.Tuesdays, 1:00-2:15pmMarch 29 - May 24 (No class April 12)*Registration is requiredQuestions, please contact:Victoria Hilditch, ESL Coordinatorvhilditch@ridgewoodlibrar...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Read to a Dog with Liberty (Golden Retriever) - ONSITE
4:00PM
Read to a Dog with Liberty (Golden Retriever) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 17, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Liberty (Golden Retriever) - ONSITE
4:15PM
Read to a Dog with Liberty (Golden Retriever) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 17, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Liberty (Golden Retriever) - ONSITE
4:30PM
Read to a Dog with Liberty (Golden Retriever) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 17, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Liberty (Golden Retriever) - ONSITE
4:45PM
Read to a Dog with Liberty (Golden Retriever) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 17, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
6-7pm
WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
Tuesday, May. 17, 6-7pm
(Feb 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 at 6-7pm)

WLC Spanish is TUESDAYS AT 6PM for the Spring season and will be taking a summer break starting June 1. We plan to return in September in person.Registration required. Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Language&nbs...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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The Real James Bond Author Event (Onsite)
7:00pm
The Real James Bond Author Event (Onsite)
Tuesday, May 17, 7:00pmThe Real James Bond
Author Jim Wright shares the entertaining story shares the entertaining adventures of this Philadelphia orinthologist whose name was indeed stolen by fellow birder and Jamaica visitor Ian Fleming. 

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *VIRTUAL Cultural English (Spring)
7:00-8:30PM
ESL *VIRTUAL Cultural English (Spring)
Wednesday, May. 18, 7:00-8:30PM
(Wednesdays, March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 7:00-8:30PM)

Explore American literature, film, art, and more via ZOOM. Link provided prior to first class..Intermediate/Advanced. Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pmMarch 30 - May 25 (No class on April 13)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $40/out of town per 8-week sessionQuestions, please contact:Victoria Schnur...read more
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Cookbook Club (virtual)
7:00-8:30pm
 Cookbook Club (virtual)
Wednesday, May. 18, 7:00-8:30pm
Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pm (unless noted)April 20: The Joy of CookingMay 18: TBDQuestions? Please contact Lisa: LTrent@ridgewoodlibrary.org 
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Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
10:00am
Baby & Me Storytime: Birth-18 months (ONSITE) 10am
Wednesday, May. 18, 10:00am
(Wednesdays, April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 10am)

Join us for our Baby & Me 5 week session. Stories, songs and fingerplay designed to help you and your baby develop pre-reading skills.Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders. Registration required.Please note: the format of this session is subject to change and all registrants will be notified if ...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *ONSITE American Slang (Spring)
10:00-11:15AM
ESL *ONSITE American Slang (Spring)
Wednesday, May. 18, 10:00-11:15AM
(Wednesdays March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 10:00-11:15AM)

Get hooked on conversation with this fun and engaging weekly drop-in class. All levels welcome.Wednesdays, 10:00-11:15amMarch 30 - May 25 (No class April 13)*Registration is requiredQuestions, please contact:Janine Lanzisera, ESL Assistant & Instructorjlanzisera@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years (Virtual) 10-10:30am
10:00am
Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years (Virtual) 10-10:30am
Wednesday, May. 18, 10:00am
(Wednesdays, April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 10am)

Join us via Zoom for Toddler Time 5 week session. Registration required.Open to Ridgewood Library CardholdersA Zoom Link will be sent to registered patrons

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *ONSITE USCIS Citizenship Program
11AM - 12:30PM
ESL *ONSITE USCIS Citizenship Program
Wednesday, May 18, 11AM - 12:30PM
Are you interested in becoming a U.S. citizen?  USCIS representative, Kelly Ayala, will provide step-by-step details about the naturalization process and answer your questions.Wednesday, May 18, 11:00AM-12:30PM *Registration is required.Questions, please contact:Victoria Hilditch, ESL...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:00pm-4:30pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Wednesday, May. 18, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:30pm-5:00pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Wednesday, May. 18, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more
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Teen Tech Club (Onsite: May)
4:00pm-5:00pm
 Teen Tech Club (Onsite: May)
Wednesday, May. 18, 4:00pm-5:00pm
(May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 4:00pm-5:00pm )

Tech guru, Mr. Charles presents weekly STEAM classes to expand your mind. May 4, 11, 18 & 25: S.T.E.M. ChallengesRegistration required for all sessions. For teens in 6-12 grade ONLY.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Reel Voices: "Battleground" (POSTPONED)
7:00-8:30pm
Reel Voices: "Battleground" (POSTPONED)
Wednesday, May 18, 7:00-8:30pm
Due to a schedule conflict, this program has been postponed. We apologize for any inconvenience.  
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Teen Creative Writing (Onsite)
7:00pm-8:00pm
 Teen Creative Writing (Onsite)
Wednesday, May. 18, 7:00pm-8:00pm
(Wednesday May 18, 7:00pm-8:00pm)

Master the art of making things up with Ms. Rosa.  March 16: Cancelled: Mystery Box - You are spring cleaning the garage and find an old wooden box. When you open the box, what do you find? April 20: Cancelled: Spring Poetry - Pick a prompt within the theme of spring and write a poem about it. ...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 2/Intermediate) Spring
9:30-11:00AM
ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 2/Intermediate) Spring
Thursday, May. 19, 9:30-11:00AM
(Thursdays, March 31, April 7, 21 & 28, May 5, 12, 19 & 26, 9:30-11:00AM)

Work on essentials of reading, writing, speaking & listening while learning about American traditions & history.Intermediate level  Thursdays, 9:30-11:00amMarch 31, April 7, 21 & 28, May 5, 12, 19 & 26 (No class on April 14)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $40/out of ...read more
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Yoga with Simmy (onsite)-Ages 2-5 with adult
10:30am
Yoga with Simmy (onsite)-Ages 2-5 with adult
Thursday, May 19, 10:30am
Bend, breathe and stretch together with certified yoga instructor, SimmyRegistration required. Children must wear masksOpen to Ridgewood Library Cardholders ages 2-5 with adult
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3rd Grade Book Club Thursdays, 4-5pm (VIRTUAL)
4:00-5:00 pm
3rd Grade Book Club Thursdays, 4-5pm (VIRTUAL)
Thursday, May. 19, 4:00-5:00 pm
(Thursdays, Oct 21, Nov 18, Dec 16, Jan 20, Feb 17, Mar 17, Apr 21, May 19, Jun 16, 4-5pm)

Join us via a Zoom for a lively book discussion each month.For Ridgewood students entering third grade.A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants prior to the event.All registered participants will receive an email with information regarding the first book. Copies of the book will be av...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Read to a Dog with Daisy & Gracie (Golden Retrievers) - ONSITE
4:00PM
Read to a Dog with Daisy & Gracie (Golden Retrievers) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 19, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Daisy & Gracie (Golden Retrievers) - ONSITE
4:15PM
Read to a Dog with Daisy & Gracie (Golden Retrievers) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 19, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Daisy & Gracie (Golden Retrievers) - ONSITE
4:30PM
Read to a Dog with Daisy & Gracie (Golden Retrievers) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 19, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog with Daisy & Gracie (Golden Retrievers) - ONSITE
4:45PM
Read to a Dog with Daisy & Gracie (Golden Retrievers) - ONSITE
Thursday, May 19, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Adult Creative Writing (Onsite)
7pm
 Adult Creative Writing (Onsite)
Thursday, May. 19, 7pmAdult Creative Writi
Every third Thursday of the month: 7:00-8:30pm, Ridgewood Library Art Studio. Registration required; limited space. To register, please contact:Stephen Fretzfrperdurabo@yahoo.com
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Valley: Sports Injury--Should You Tough It Out? (hybrid)
7pm
Valley: Sports Injury--Should You Tough It Out? (hybrid)
Thursday, May 19, 7pm
Are you an active person who’s been slowing down lately? Someone who wants to start adding more activity into your lifestyle? Join us to talk about common sports injuries, interventions, and moving your body safely.Speaker: Umer Dasti, MD, orthopedic surgeonRegister for in-person: https:/...read more
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ESL *ONSITE Coffee Break Out Sessions (Spring)
1-2PM
ESL *ONSITE Coffee Break Out Sessions (Spring)
Friday, May. 20, 1-2PM
(Fridays, March 25, April 8 & 22, May 6 & 20, 1-2PM)

Connect with fellow ESL students in small groups of 3-4 people for casual conversation.All levels welcome. Registration is required for each session. Fridays, March 25, April 8 & 22, May 6 & 20 1-2pmQuestions, please contact:Victoria Schnure, ESL Assistant Coordinatorvschnure@...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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In-Person Tech Labs
1-3pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Friday, May. 20, 1-3pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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Reader’s Choice Book Group (Virtual)
2:00-3:30pm
Reader’s Choice Book Group (Virtual)
Friday, May. 20, 2:00-3:30pm
Fridays, 2:00-3:30pm (unless noted)April 22: Main Street by Sinclair LewisMay 20: TBDQuestions? Please contact Lorri: LSteinbacher@ridgewoodlibrary.org 

or call 201-670-5600.
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Morning Stories
10:30am
 Morning Stories
Saturday, May. 21, 10:30am
(Saturdays, May 14, May 21, 10:30am)

Join us at the library for stories, songs, and fun. Register with Ridgewood Library Card - Space is limited and social distancing will be strictly enforced. 

or call 201-670-5600.
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POSTPONED Dining with History (Onsite)
2:00pm
POSTPONED Dining with History (Onsite)
Saturday, May 21, 2:00pmPOSTPONED Dining wit
POSTPONED - New date TBDGuest speaker Phil Jaeger's talk will focus on many restaurants, mostly in New Jersey but several in neighboring states, that began life as long ago as the 1700s. In every case the building itself is an important part of New Jersey's heritage whether it originally was...read more
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Girls Who Code (Virtual)
5:00pm-6:00pm
 Girls Who Code (Virtual)
Monday, May. 23, 5:00pm-6:00pm
(Mondays, March 7, 14, 21 & 28 April 4, 18 & 25, May 9, 16, & 23, 5:00pm-6:00pm)
Girls Who Code (Virt
Use Computer Science to change the world! Join a sisterhood of supportive peers and together we will learn fun and simple online coding.Registration required for all sessions. For teen girls in 6-8 grade ONLY. (ZOOM meeting link will be provided after registration and the day of the program).

or call 201-670-5600.
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:00pm-4:30pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Monday, May. 23, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:30pm-5:00pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Monday, May. 23, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more
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World Explorers: Spain ages 5-8yrs (Onsite) 4-4:45pm
4:00pm
World Explorers: Spain ages 5-8yrs (Onsite) 4-4:45pm
Monday, May 23, 4:00pm
Explore the art, history and culture of SpainOpen to Ridgewood Library Cardholders ages 5-8.
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ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 1/Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate) Spring
9:30-11:00AM
ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 1/Advanced Beginner/Low Intermediate) Spring
Tuesday, May. 24, 9:30-11:00AM
(Tuesdays, March 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 9:30-11:00AM)

Work on essentials of reading, writing, speaking & listening while learning about American traditions & history.Advanced beginner/low intermediate Tuesdays, 9:30-11:00amMarch 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17 & 24 (No class on April 12)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $4...read more
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Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years 10-10:30am (onsite)
10:00am
Toddler Time Storytime: 18 months-2 1/2 years 10-10:30am (onsite)
Tuesday, May. 24, 10:00am
(Tuesdays, April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 10:00am)

Join us for Toddler Time 5 week session. Registration required.Open to Ridgewood Library CardholdersMasks must be worn by all ages 2 & up 

or call 201-670-5600.
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In-Person Tech Labs
11am-1pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Tuesday, May. 24, 11am-1pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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ESL *ONSITE Book Group (Spring)
1:00-2:15PM
 ESL *ONSITE Book Group (Spring)
Tuesday, May. 24, 1:00-2:15PM
(Tuesdays, March 29, April 5, 19 & 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 1:00-2:15PM)

Would you like to read a book together? Join us for a weekly discussion. This is for intermediate/advanced-level students.Tuesdays, 1:00-2:15pmMarch 29 - May 24 (No class April 12)*Registration is requiredQuestions, please contact:Victoria Hilditch, ESL Coordinatorvhilditch@ridgewoodlibrar...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Read to a Dog with Nibbles (Pug) - VIRTUAL
4:00PM
Read to a Dog with Nibbles (Pug) - VIRTUAL
Tuesday, May 24, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute virtual private sit...read more
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Read to a Dog with Nibbles (Pug) - VIRTUAL
4:15PM
Read to a Dog with Nibbles (Pug) - VIRTUAL
Tuesday, May 24, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute virtual private sit...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Read to a Dog with Nibbles (Pug) - VIRTUAL
4:30PM
Read to a Dog with Nibbles (Pug) - VIRTUAL
Tuesday, May 24, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute virtual private sit...read more
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Read to a Dog with Nibbles (Pug) - VIRTUAL
4:45PM
Read to a Dog with Nibbles (Pug) - VIRTUAL
Tuesday, May 24, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute virtual private sit...read more
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WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
6-7pm
WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
Tuesday, May. 24, 6-7pm
(Feb 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 at 6-7pm)

WLC Spanish is TUESDAYS AT 6PM for the Spring season and will be taking a summer break starting June 1. We plan to return in September in person.Registration required. Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Language&nbs...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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ESL *VIRTUAL Cultural English (Spring)
7:00-8:30PM
ESL *VIRTUAL Cultural English (Spring)
Wednesday, May. 25, 7:00-8:30PM
(Wednesdays, March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 7:00-8:30PM)

Explore American literature, film, art, and more via ZOOM. Link provided prior to first class..Intermediate/Advanced. Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pmMarch 30 - May 25 (No class on April 13)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $40/out of town per 8-week sessionQuestions, please contact:Victoria Schnur...read more
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ESL *ONSITE American Slang (Spring)
10:00-11:15AM
ESL *ONSITE American Slang (Spring)
Wednesday, May. 25, 10:00-11:15AM
(Wednesdays March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 10:00-11:15AM)

Get hooked on conversation with this fun and engaging weekly drop-in class. All levels welcome.Wednesdays, 10:00-11:15amMarch 30 - May 25 (No class April 13)*Registration is requiredQuestions, please contact:Janine Lanzisera, ESL Assistant & Instructorjlanzisera@ridgewoodlibrary.org

or call 201-670-5600.
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:00pm-4:30pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Wednesday, May. 25, 4:00pm-4:30pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more
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Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
4:30pm-5:00pm
Reading Pals (Onsite: Mar 2 - May 25)
Wednesday, May. 25, 4:30pm-5:00pm
(Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00pm-4:30pm, 4:30pm-5:00pm)

For readers and pre-readers, schedule a one-to-one reading session with one of our teen volunteers. Please specify age, and virtual or onsite appointment upon registration. Zoom meeting link will be emailed the morning of appointment.Registration required. For readers and pre-readers ONLY.Closed: Ap...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Teen Tech Club (Onsite: May)
4:00pm-5:00pm
 Teen Tech Club (Onsite: May)
Wednesday, May. 25, 4:00pm-5:00pm
(May 4, 11, 18 & 25, 4:00pm-5:00pm )

Tech guru, Mr. Charles presents weekly STEAM classes to expand your mind. May 4, 11, 18 & 25: S.T.E.M. ChallengesRegistration required for all sessions. For teens in 6-12 grade ONLY.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Little Scientists: ages 3-7 yrs (Onsite) 4-30pm
4:00pm
Little Scientists: ages 3-7 yrs (Onsite) 4-30pm
Wednesday, May 25, 4:00pm
Conduct a science experiment with Miss VictoriaOpen to Ridgewood Library Cardholders ages 3-7.Masks are encouraged.

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Crafted Crimes- True Crime Book Club
7:00pm
Crafted Crimes- True Crime Book Club
Wednesday, May. 25, 7:00pm

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ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 2/Intermediate) Spring
9:30-11:00AM
ESL *ONSITE Everyday English (Group 2/Intermediate) Spring
Thursday, May. 26, 9:30-11:00AM
(Thursdays, March 31, April 7, 21 & 28, May 5, 12, 19 & 26, 9:30-11:00AM)

Work on essentials of reading, writing, speaking & listening while learning about American traditions & history.Intermediate level  Thursdays, 9:30-11:00amMarch 31, April 7, 21 & 28, May 5, 12, 19 & 26 (No class on April 14)*Registration is required.Fee: $15/RW; $40/out of ...read more
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Morning Stories. Ridgewood Library Cardholder. all ages (Onsite), 10:30-11am
10:30am
Morning Stories. Ridgewood Library Cardholder. all ages (Onsite), 10:30-11am
Thursday, May. 26, 10:30am
(Thursdays, May 26, June 2, 9, 16, 30, 10:30am )
Morning Stories. Rid
Join us for stories and songs. Open to Ridgewood Library Cardholders. Children must be superived by an adult. 

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Great Decisions 2022
12:30pm
 Great Decisions 2022
Thursday, May. 26, 12:30pm
(Thursdays, February 24, March 24, April 28, May 26, September 22, October 27, November 17 & December 15, 12:30 pm)
Great Decisions 2022
Great Decisions is a member-led world affairs discussion group sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association.  The group meets once a month to discuss readings from the 2022 Great Decisions Briefing book. 

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Read to a Dog - ONSITE
4:00PM
 Read to a Dog - ONSITE
Thursday, May 26, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog - ONSITE
4:15PM
 Read to a Dog - ONSITE
Thursday, May 26, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more
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Read to a Dog - ONSITE
4:30PM
 Read to a Dog - ONSITE
Thursday, May 26, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

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Read to a Dog - ONSITE
4:45PM
 Read to a Dog - ONSITE
Thursday, May 26, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

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Women & Finance
7pm
 Women & Finance
Thursday, May 26, 7pm
Tips & advice about personal finance.Led by Kathleen Entwistle

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In-Person Tech Labs
1-3pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Friday, May. 27, 1-3pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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In-Person Tech Labs
11am-1pm
 In-Person Tech Labs
Tuesday, May. 31, 11am-1pmIn-Person Tech Labs
Answering your burning questions about most things tech related. Need help with zoom? Want a quick primer on streaming? Looking to clean your iphone's photos but don't know where to start? Our intrepid team of tech whisperers (aka our lovely staff and teen volunteers) are here to help every ...read more
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Read to a Dog with Bailey (Shi-Poo) - ONSITE
4:00PM
Read to a Dog with Bailey (Shi-Poo) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 31, 4:00PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

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Read to a Dog with Bailey (Shi-Poo) - ONSITE
4:15PM
Read to a Dog with Bailey (Shi-Poo) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 31, 4:15PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

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Read to a Dog with Bailey (Shi-Poo) - ONSITE
4:30PM
Read to a Dog with Bailey (Shi-Poo) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 31, 4:30PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

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Read to a Dog with Bailey (Shi-Poo) - ONSITE
4:45PM
Read to a Dog with Bailey (Shi-Poo) - ONSITE
Tuesday, May 31, 4:45PM
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a lovable therapy dog. Pre-readers must be able to explain the events happening in a story book, even if they are unable to read the words. The child will have a 15-minute in-person private s...read more

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WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
6-7pm
WLC: Spanish Conversation (Virtual)
Tuesday, May. 31, 6-7pm
(Feb 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 at 6-7pm)

WLC Spanish is TUESDAYS AT 6PM for the Spring season and will be taking a summer break starting June 1. We plan to return in September in person.Registration required. Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Language&nbs...read more

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