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

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Baby & Me Session 2 - ages B-18 months
9:30-10:00 AM
Baby & Me Session 2 - ages B-18 months
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 9:30-10:00 AM
(Wednesdays, March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1 9:30 AM)

Join us for a half hour of books, songs, fingerplay and more. Siblings welcome.Please note that your child must be the required age on the first day of class, and may only be placed in one of the times listed.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Toddler Time Session 2 - ages 18m-2 1/2 yrs.
10:30-11:00 AM
Toddler Time Session 2 - ages 18m-2 1/2 yrs.
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 10:30-11:00 AM
(Wednesdays, March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1 10:30 AM)

Join us for a half hour of books, songs, fingerplay and more.Children ages 18 months up to 2 1/2 yrs. with parent/caregiver; no siblings please.Please note that your child must be the required age on the first day of class, and may only be placed in one of the times listed.

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
12:00
WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 12:00
(Wednesdays, 12 p.m.)

Beginner Italian conversation is full, please contact Kerri for more information: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Spanish Conversation
4-5pm
 WLC: Spanish Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 4-5pm
(Wednesdays, Jan 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 4-5pm)

Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Languagé Cafe series led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer. Our volunteer will guide participants in an hour of casual, basic, and engaging conversational Spanish for adults.C...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Teen Tech Club: Summer Reading Video contest
4:00 -5:00 pm
Teen Tech Club: Summer Reading Video contest
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 4:00 -5:00 pm
(March 4, 11,18, 25 April 1& 8 @ 4-5 pm )

Teens create you can a video for Summer Reading 2020! March 4 and 11: Brainstorm sessions March 18 and 25: Filming sessions April 1 and 8: Editing sessions (Final submission due April 8)All programs are available only to teens (who live and/or go to school in Ridgewood) in Grades 6 - 12. Registratio...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Alberto Giacometti - (Ages 4 & up)
4:00-4:45 PM
Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Alberto Giacometti - (Ages 4 & up)
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 4:00-4:45 PM
Please select ONE date: Wed, Apr 1, OR Thurs, Apr 2 OR Thurs Apr 23. Ages 4 & up.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lily (beagle mix)
4:00pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lily (beagle mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 4:00pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable 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 sitting wi...read more
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lily (beagle mix)
4:15pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lily (beagle mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 4:15pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable 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 sitting wi...read more
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lily (beagle mix)
4:30pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lily (beagle mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 4:30pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable 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 sitting wi...read more
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lily (beagle mix)
4:45pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lily (beagle mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 4:45pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable 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 sitting wi...read more
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Respond to the 2020 Census
6:00-9:00 pm
 Respond to the 2020 Census
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 6:00-9:00 pmRespond to the 2020
The Tech Lab will be open to anyone wishing to answer their 2020 Census invite, which most U.S. residents will receive in mid-March. Bring your postcard -- it will have a unique identifying code -- to complete your Census form.All are welcome.
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Baby & Me Session 2 - ages B-18 months
9:30-10:00 AM
Baby & Me Session 2 - ages B-18 months
Thursday, Apr. 2, 9:30-10:00 AM
(Thursdays, March 5, 12, 19, 26 & April 2, 9:30 AM)

Join us for a half hour of books, songs, fingerplay and more. Siblings welcome.Please note that your child must be the required age on the first day of class, and may only be placed in one of the times listed.

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Beginner French Conversation
2:00 pm
WLC: Beginner French Conversation
Thursday, Apr. 2, 2:00 pm
Please contact Kerri to register for the Beginner French conversation: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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Respond to the 2020 Census
2:oo-3:00 pm
 Respond to the 2020 Census
Thursday, Apr. 2, 2:oo-3:00 pmRespond to the 2020
The Tech Lab will be open to anyone wishing to answer their 2020 Census invite, which most U.S. residents will receive in mid-March. Bring your postcard -- it will have a unique identifying code -- to complete your Census form.All are welcome.
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Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Alberto Giacometti - (Ages 4 & up)
4:00-4:45 PM
Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Alberto Giacometti - (Ages 4 & up)
Thursday, Apr. 2, 4:00-4:45 PM
Please select ONE date: Wed, Apr 1, OR Thurs, Apr 2 OR Thurs Apr 23. Ages 4 & up.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog/Pet - Oreo (guinea pig)
4:00pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog/Pet - Oreo (guinea pig)
Thursday, Apr. 2, 4:00pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable animal. 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 sitting...read more
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Virtual-Read to a Dog/Pet - Oreo (guinea pig)
4:15pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog/Pet - Oreo (guinea pig)
Thursday, Apr. 2, 4:15pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable animal. 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 sitting...read more
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Virtual-Read to a Dog/Pet - Oreo (guinea pig)
4:30pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog/Pet - Oreo (guinea pig)
Thursday, Apr. 2, 4:30pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable animal. 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 sitting...read more
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Virtual-Read to a Dog/Pet - Oreo (guinea pig)
4:45pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog/Pet - Oreo (guinea pig)
Thursday, Apr. 2, 4:45pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable animal. 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 sitting...read more
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Adult Creative Writing
7:00 pm
 Adult Creative Writing
Thursday, Apr. 2, 7:00 pm
Please contact Kerri to register: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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Toddler Time Session 2 - ages 18m-2 1/2 yrs.
9:30-10:00 AM
Toddler Time Session 2 - ages 18m-2 1/2 yrs.
Friday, Apr. 3, 9:30-10:00 AM
(Fridays, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 9:30 AM)

Join us for a half hour of books, songs, fingerplay and more.Children ages 18 months up to 2 1/2 yrs. with parent/caregiver; no siblings please.Please note that your child must be the required age on the first day of class, and may only be placed in one of the times listed.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Baby & Me Session 2 - ages B-18 months
10:30-11:00 AM
Baby & Me Session 2 - ages B-18 months
Friday, Apr. 3, 10:30-11:00 AM
(Fridays, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10:30 AM)

Join us for a half hour of books, songs, fingerplay and more. Siblings welcome.Please note that your child must be the required age on the first day of class, and may only be placed in one of the times listed.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Postponed: Combined Teen Volunteer Orientations
4:00-5:00 pm
Postponed: Combined Teen Volunteer Orientations
Friday, Apr. 3, 4:00-5:00 pm
Learn how to become a Collection Specialist and about our Teen Volunteer Opportunities. Orientations are mandatory and an hour long for NEW applicants. Returning volunteers, please email the Teen Department at teens@ridgewoodlibrary.org. Applications and forms will be available after orientations. V...read more

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The Real James Bond featuring Jim Wright
7:00 pm
The Real James Bond featuring Jim Wright
Friday, Apr. 3, 7:00 pm
If you like 007, spies, true adventure -- and birds, join us as The Real James Bond author Jim Wright shares rare photos & real escapades of this passionate bird spy, whose book and name captured the imagination of 007 novelist, Ian Fleming. 

or call 201-670-5600.
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Respond to the 2020 Census
10:00 am-2:00 pm
 Respond to the 2020 Census
Saturday, Apr. 4, 10:00 am-2:00 pmRespond to the 2020
The Tech Lab will be open to anyone wishing to answer their 2020 Census invite, which most U.S. residents will receive in mid-March. Bring your postcard -- it will have a unique identifying code -- to complete your Census form.All are welcome.
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Knit One Read Too
7:00-8:30pm
 Knit One Read Too
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 7:00-8:30pm
Knit One Read Too.  Learn or help others to knit, crochet, embroider, stitch as we preview best of new books. Group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month; 7:30-8pm.  All are welcome; no registration required.Staff Kitchen, Reference LevelFor information, vhilditch@ridg...read more
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*CANCELED* Valley: Is It Your Thyroid?
7pm
*CANCELED* Valley: Is It Your Thyroid?
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 7pm
To register: 800-825-5391 or valleyhealth.com/events
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Healthy Steps Spring Kickoff
9am
 Healthy Steps Spring Kickoff
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 9am
Weekly walks at Vets resume. 
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WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
12:00
WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 12:00
(Wednesdays, 12 p.m.)

Beginner Italian conversation is full, please contact Kerri for more information: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Spanish Conversation
4-5pm
 WLC: Spanish Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 4-5pm
(Wednesdays, Jan 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 4-5pm)

Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Languagé Cafe series led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer. Our volunteer will guide participants in an hour of casual, basic, and engaging conversational Spanish for adults.C...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Teen Tech Club: Summer Reading Video contest
4:00 -5:00 pm
Teen Tech Club: Summer Reading Video contest
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 4:00 -5:00 pm
(March 4, 11,18, 25 April 1& 8 @ 4-5 pm )

Teens create you can a video for Summer Reading 2020! March 4 and 11: Brainstorm sessions March 18 and 25: Filming sessions April 1 and 8: Editing sessions (Final submission due April 8)All programs are available only to teens (who live and/or go to school in Ridgewood) in Grades 6 - 12. Registratio...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Ace (rat terrier mix)
4:00pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Ace (rat terrier mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 4:00pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable 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 sitting wi...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Ace (rat terrier mix)
4:15pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Ace (rat terrier mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 4:15pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable 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 sitting wi...read more
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Ace (rat terrier mix)
4:30pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Ace (rat terrier mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 4:30pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable 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 sitting wi...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Ace (rat terrier mix)
4:45pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Ace (rat terrier mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 4:45pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to a loveable 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 sitting wi...read more
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Book Circle
7:00-8:30pm
 Book Circle
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 7:00-8:30pm
Led by Lorri SteinbacherAll are welcome. Art Studio, First FloorFor information: lsteinbacher@ridgewooodlibrary.org
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POSTPONED Using Land Records
10:00am
 POSTPONED Using Land Records
Thursday, Apr. 9, 10:00am
How to find and use land records to tell your family story. Deeds reveal a lot about location, financial status, neighbors, and family that sometimes can be found nowhere else. Beginners and experienced genealogists are welcome.  Registration and a small fee are required ($5 for Ridgewood resid...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Advanced French Conversation
2:00 pm
WLC: Advanced French Conversation
Thursday, Apr. 9, 2:00 pm
Registration is full. Please contact Kerri for more information: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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Postponed: Tinker Team Grades 2-3
4:00pm
Postponed: Tinker Team Grades 2-3
Thursday, Apr. 9, 4:00pm
Join us for new STEM challenges during each workshop (Grades 2-3)Open to Ridgewood Library/KidsCard Holders

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lucy (Corgi) & Beesly (Black Lab)
4:00pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lucy (Corgi) & Beesly (Black Lab)
Thursday, Apr. 9, 4:00pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to lovable dogs. 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 sitting with...read more
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lucy (Corgi) & Beesly (Black Lab)
4:15pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lucy (Corgi) & Beesly (Black Lab)
Thursday, Apr. 9, 4:15pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to lovable dogs. 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 sitting with...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lucy (Corgi) & Beesly (Black Lab)
4:30pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lucy (Corgi) & Beesly (Black Lab)
Thursday, Apr. 9, 4:30pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to lovable dogs. 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 sitting with...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lucy (Corgi) & Beesly (Black Lab)
4:45pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Lucy (Corgi) & Beesly (Black Lab)
Thursday, Apr. 9, 4:45pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to lovable dogs. 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 sitting with...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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POSTPONED Historical Highlights of New Jersey Counties
2:00pm
POSTPONED Historical Highlights of New Jersey Counties
Saturday, Apr. 11, 2:00pm
The program focusses on historical highlights of New Jersey's 21 counties. Sites and events include: deserted villages, a castle, the country's oldest seaside hotel, canals, railroads, America's first coast-to-coast highway and "the trial of the century." Guest speaker Phil Jae...read more
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ESL Culture & Customs: Idioms
9:30-11:00am
 ESL Culture & Customs: Idioms
Monday, Apr. 13, 9:30-11:00amESL Culture & Custom
Ridgewood Library ESL Dept *This Land is Your Land: American Culture & Customs Series with ESL Tutor Janine LanziseraCUT FROM THE SAME CLOTH: IDIOMSMonday, March 30: 9:30-11:00amDo idioms tickle your funny bone? Join us the learn the meaning behind these everyday expressions!*Registration i...read more

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Respond to the 2020 Census
10:00 am-2:00 pm
 Respond to the 2020 Census
Monday, Apr. 13, 10:00 am-2:00 pmRespond to the 2020
The Tech Lab will be open to anyone wishing to answer their 2020 Census invite, which most U.S. residents will receive in mid-March. Bring your postcard -- it will have a unique identifying code -- to complete your Census form.All are welcome. 
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1st Grade Reading Club-Check for updates
4:00-4:30 PM
1st Grade Reading Club-Check for updates
Monday, Apr. 13, 4:00-4:30 PM
(Mondays, January 6, February 3, March 9, April 13, May 4 & June 1, 4:00 PM)

No prep needed.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Postponed: Teen Cooks Unite
4:00 pm - 5: 30 pm
 Postponed: Teen Cooks Unite
Monday, Apr. 13, 4:00 pm - 5: 30 pm
Make and eat something tasty together. Join us in our NEW program location, the Cafe Kitchen @ RPL!This Month's Theme is Around the Word in Three Meals! We will be sampling cuisines of Europ and Africa  in April, including Breakfast: apfelpfannkuchen/apple pancakes (Germany) Meal: croq...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Count me in! Ridgewood 2020 Census Kickoff
7:00-8:30 pm
Count me in! Ridgewood 2020 Census Kickoff
Monday, Apr. 13, 7:00-8:30 pm
Meet the mayor, win prizes, submit your 2020 Census form, eat some snacks, and more! We're aiming to make sure every Ridgewood resident is counted in the 2020 Census. We'll also have a representative from the local U.S. Census Bureau available to answer any questions or concerns you have.Mee...read more
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Homespun Handcrafts: Paper Dahlia Wreaths
7pm
Homespun Handcrafts: Paper Dahlia Wreaths
Monday, Apr. 13, 7pm
Adult Crafting Program. Make a decorative wreath for your homeRegistration required. Free Ridgewood/$5 VisitorsQuestions? Contact Elizabeth. egaidimas@ridgewoodlibrary.org

or call 201-670-5600.
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2nd Grade Book Club
4:00-4:45 PM
 2nd Grade Book Club
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 4:00-4:45 PM
(Tuesdays, April 14 & May 12, 4:00PM)

Books are available at circulation.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Bookworms (Gr. 4-5 with adult)
7:30-8:30 PM
 Bookworms (Gr. 4-5 with adult)
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 7:30-8:30 PM
Books are available at circulation.For grades 4-5 with adult. 

or call 201-670-5600.
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Healthy Steps weekly walk, weather permitting
9am
Healthy Steps weekly walk, weather permitting
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 9am
Meet at Vets for weekly walk.(In inclement weather, group meets in auditorium for indoor 'walk,' EXCEPT on April 14 and May 12.) 
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WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
12:00
WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 12:00
(Wednesdays, 12 p.m.)

Beginner Italian conversation is full, please contact Kerri for more information: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org

or call 201-670-5600.
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Biography/Memoir Book Club
1:00-2:00pm
 Biography/Memoir Book Club
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 1:00-2:00pm
Led by Lorri SteinbacherAll are welcome. Library AuditoriumFor information: lsteinbacher@ridgewooodlibrary.org
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WLC: Spanish Conversation
4-5pm
 WLC: Spanish Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 4-5pm
(Wednesdays, Jan 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 4-5pm)

Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Languagé Cafe series led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer. Our volunteer will guide participants in an hour of casual, basic, and engaging conversational Spanish for adults.C...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Postponed: Little Scientists (Ages 3-5)
4:00-4:30 PM
Postponed: Little Scientists (Ages 3-5)
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 4:00-4:30 PM
These simple experiments will have you thinking like a scientist. Ages 3-5.Open to Ridgewood Library/KidsCard Holders

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Laser Art Workshop
4:00 pm -5:00 pm
 Laser Art Workshop
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 4:00 pm -5:00 pm
(Wednesdays, April 15, 22 & 29 , 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm )

Create works of art using various laser manufacturing tools. All programs are available only to teens (who live and/or go to school in Ridgewood) in Grades 6 - 12 unless noted otherwise. Registration required.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Pro (Australian Hound mix) & Bob (Pit/Lab mix)
4:00pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Pro (Australian Hound mix) & Bob (Pit/Lab mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 4:00pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to lovable dogs. 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 sitting with...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Pro (Australian Hound mix) & Bob (Pit/Lab mix)
4:15pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Pro (Australian Hound mix) & Bob (Pit/Lab mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 4:15pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to lovable dogs. 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 sitting with...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Pro (Australian Hound mix) & Bob (Pit/Lab mix)
4:30pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Pro (Australian Hound mix) & Bob (Pit/Lab mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 4:30pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to lovable dogs. 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 sitting with...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Pro (Australian Hound mix) & Bob (Pit/Lab mix)
4:45pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Pro (Australian Hound mix) & Bob (Pit/Lab mix)
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 4:45pm
For readers and pre-readers in Pre-K through grade 5 who wish to practice their reading skills by reading to lovable dogs. 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 sitting with...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Respond to the 2020 Census
6:00-9:00 pm
 Respond to the 2020 Census
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 6:00-9:00 pmRespond to the 2020
The Tech Lab will be open to anyone wishing to answer their 2020 Census invite, which most U.S. residents will receive in mid-March. Bring your postcard -- it will have a unique identifying code -- to complete your Census form.
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Reel Voices: "Honeyland"
7:00-9:00pm
 Reel Voices: "Honeyland"
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 7:00-9:00pmReel Voices: Honeyla
(2019; Macedonia; NR; 1h26m) The last female beekeeper in Europe must save the bees andreturn the natural balance. 2020 Academy Award NomineeSpecial Guest Speaker: Frank Mortimer, Beekeeper/Author $5 per person

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Beginner French Conversation
2:00 pm
WLC: Beginner French Conversation
Thursday, Apr. 16, 2:00 pm
Please contact Kerri to register for the Beginner French conversation: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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3rd Grade Book Club
4:00-4:45 PM
 3rd Grade Book Club
Thursday, Apr. 16, 4:00-4:45 PM
(Thursdays, April 16 & May 21, 4:00PM )

Books are available at circulation.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Chance (golden mix)
4:00pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Chance (golden mix)
Thursday, Apr. 16, 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 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 sitting wit...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Chance (golden mix)
4:15pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Chance (golden mix)
Thursday, Apr. 16, 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 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 sitting wit...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Chance (golden mix)
4:30pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Chance (golden mix)
Thursday, Apr. 16, 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 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 sitting wit...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual-Read to a Dog - Chance (golden mix)
4:45pm
Virtual-Read to a Dog - Chance (golden mix)
Thursday, Apr. 16, 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 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 sitting wit...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Adult Creative Writing
7:00 pm
 Adult Creative Writing
Thursday, Apr. 16, 7:00 pm
Please contact Kerri to register: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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Matinee: Judy
1pm
 Matinee: Judy
Friday, Apr. 17, 1pm
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Postpoed: Combined Teen Volunteer Orientations
4:00-5:00 pm
Postpoed: Combined Teen Volunteer Orientations
Friday, Apr. 17, 4:00-5:00 pm
Learn how to become a Collection Specialist and about our Teen Volunteer Opportunities. Orientations are mandatory and an hour long for NEW applicants. Returning volunteers, please email the Teen Department at teens@ridgewoodlibrary.org. Applications and forms will be available after orientations. V...read more

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Adult Chinese Reading Club
10:00-11:30am
 Adult Chinese Reading Club
Monday, Apr. 20, 10:00-11:30am
(Mondays, 10:00-11:30am: March 16, April 20 & May 18)

Please join us for our new Adult Chinese Reading Club for Chinese Speakers.*Space and class size is limited; registration is required for each member.*Mondays, 10:00-11:30amPOSTPONED March 16: Introductory meeting. Please come ready to speak about any books that you have read on the theme, &quo...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Virtual RPL Pub Trivia: The Book Was Better
7:00 PM
Virtual RPL Pub Trivia: The Book Was Better
Monday, Apr. 20, 7:00 PMVirtual RPL Pub Triv
online
Our motto is to never judge a book by its movie- but you can judge your bookish brains by joining us online on Monday, April 20, 7pm for The Book Was Better trivia!Although these books have made their way to the silver-screen, we're giving the text center stage with these book-based qu...read more

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Postponed: Teen Open Arts Studio with Marcia Matthews
4:00 pm- 5:30 pm
Postponed: Teen Open Arts Studio with Marcia Matthews
Tuesday, Apr. 21, 4:00 pm- 5:30 pm
Create a T-shirt masterpiece! Ms. Matthews will help you design a one of a kind T-shirt. Please indicate size in notes during registration. All programs are available only to teens (who live and/or go to school in Ridgewood) in Grades 6 - 12 unless noted otherwise. Registration required.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Knit One Read Too
7:00-8:30pm
 Knit One Read Too
Tuesday, Apr. 21, 7:00-8:30pm
Knit One Read Too.  Learn or help others to knit, crochet, embroider, stitch as we preview best of new books. Group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month; 7:30-8pm.  All are welcome; no registration required.Staff Kitchen, Reference LevelFor information, vhilditch@ridg...read more
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Healthy Steps weekly walk, weather permitting
9am
Healthy Steps weekly walk, weather permitting
Tuesday, Apr. 21, 9am
Meet at Vets for weekly walk.(In inclement weather, group meets in auditorium for indoor 'walk,' EXCEPT on April 14 and May 12.) 
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WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
12:00
WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 22, 12:00
(Wednesdays, 12 p.m.)

Beginner Italian conversation is full, please contact Kerri for more information: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Spanish Conversation
4-5pm
 WLC: Spanish Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 22, 4-5pm
(Wednesdays, Jan 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 4-5pm)

Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Languagé Cafe series led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer. Our volunteer will guide participants in an hour of casual, basic, and engaging conversational Spanish for adults.C...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Laser Art Workshop
4:00 pm -5:00 pm
 Laser Art Workshop
Wednesday, Apr. 22, 4:00 pm -5:00 pm
(Wednesdays, April 15, 22 & 29 , 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm )

Create works of art using various laser manufacturing tools. All programs are available only to teens (who live and/or go to school in Ridgewood) in Grades 6 - 12 unless noted otherwise. Registration required.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Age Friendly Ridgewood and RPL Present:Medicare 101
6:30pm
Age Friendly Ridgewood and RPL Present:Medicare 101
Wednesday, Apr. 22, 6:30pm
Please join Sheila Brogan, Co-chair Age Friendly Ridgewood and Geriatric Social Worker at the Northwest Bergen Senior Center in Midland Park, to learn about Medicare and all its partsFor further information please contact: rritter@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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WLC: Advanced French Conversation
2:00 pm
WLC: Advanced French Conversation
Thursday, Apr. 23, 2:00 pm
Registration is full. Please contact Kerri for more information: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Alberto Giacometti - (Ages 4 & up)
4:00-4:45 PM
Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Alberto Giacometti - (Ages 4 & up)
Thursday, Apr. 23, 4:00-4:45 PM
Please select ONE date: Wed, Apr 1, OR Thurs, Apr 2 OR Thurs Apr 23. Ages 4 & up.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Women & Finance
7pm
 Women & Finance
Thursday, Apr. 23, 7pm
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Postponed: Music Explorers - Saint-Saens/France (Ages 3-4)
1:00-1:30 PM
Postponed: Music Explorers - Saint-Saens/France (Ages 3-4)
Friday, Apr. 24, 1:00-1:30 PM
Learn about famous musicians from around the world. Ages 3-4.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Postponed: World Explorers’ Club - Mexico (Ages 5-8)
4:00-4:45 PM
Postponed: World Explorers’ Club - Mexico (Ages 5-8)
Friday, Apr. 24, 4:00-4:45 PM
Sing songs, learn dances, and make a craft from Mexico. Ages 5-8.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Sign-In Storytime (All ages)
10:30-11:00 AM
 Sign-In Storytime (All ages)
Saturday, Apr. 25, 10:30-11:00 AM
Stories and songs for all ages. No registration required. Sign in with your Ridgewood Library/KidsCard upon arrival.
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Ridgewood Repair Cafe
1:00-4:00 pm
 Ridgewood Repair Cafe
Saturday, Apr. 25, 1:00-4:00 pm
Local volunteer experts will help you repair your broken belongings -- snowblowers, gas-powered generators, computers, lamps, bicycles, jewelry, and more. All are welcome, no registration required.RPL AuditoriumMore information: Larissa Brookes, lbrookes@ridgewoodlibrary.org; 201.670.5600, ext. 130
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Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Joan Miro - (Ages 4 & up)
4:00-4:45 PM
Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Joan Miro - (Ages 4 & up)
Monday, Apr. 27, 4:00-4:45 PM
Please select ONE date: Mon, Apr 27, OR Thurs, Apr 30 OR Fri May 1. Ages 4 & up.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Teen Creative Writing
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
 Teen Creative Writing
Monday, Apr. 27, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Enjoy writing outside of school. This month's theme is National Poetry Month (pick a form of poetry out of a bag)All programs are available only to teens (who live and/or go to school in Ridgewood) in Grades 6 - 12 unless noted otherwise. Registration required.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Jersey Roots Genealogy
7:00pm
 Jersey Roots Genealogy
Monday, Apr. 27, 7:00pm
7-8:30pm, GSBC monthly meetingHow to use the New Jersey Room, Special Collections & University Archives at Rutgers University to find your relatives.All welcome, no registration required.Contact Sarah Kiefer 201-670-5600 x135 or skiefer@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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Healthy Steps program: Options for Heartburn Treatment
9:30am
Healthy Steps program: Options for Heartburn Treatment
Tuesday, Apr. 28, 9:30am
Register at 877-283-2276.
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WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
12:00
WLC: Beginner Italian Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 29, 12:00
(Wednesdays, 12 p.m.)

Beginner Italian conversation is full, please contact Kerri for more information: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Spanish Conversation
4-5pm
 WLC: Spanish Conversation
Wednesday, Apr. 29, 4-5pm
(Wednesdays, Jan 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 4-5pm)

Want to practice your Spanish conversational skills? Join fellow Spanish-language students in this World Languagé Cafe series led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer. Our volunteer will guide participants in an hour of casual, basic, and engaging conversational Spanish for adults.C...read more

or call 201-670-5600.
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Laser Art Workshop
4:00 pm -5:00 pm
 Laser Art Workshop
Wednesday, Apr. 29, 4:00 pm -5:00 pm
(Wednesdays, April 15, 22 & 29 , 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm )

Create works of art using various laser manufacturing tools. All programs are available only to teens (who live and/or go to school in Ridgewood) in Grades 6 - 12 unless noted otherwise. Registration required.

or call 201-670-5600.
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WLC: Beginner French Conversation
2:00 pm
WLC: Beginner French Conversation
Thursday, Apr. 30, 2:00 pm
Please contact Kerri to register for the Beginner French conversation: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Joan Miro - (Ages 4 & up)
4:00-4:45 PM
Postponed: Discover Modern Artists with Marcia Matthews: Joan Miro - (Ages 4 & up)
Thursday, Apr. 30, 4:00-4:45 PM
Please select ONE date: Mon, Apr 27, OR Thurs, Apr 30 OR Fri May 1. Ages 4 & up.

or call 201-670-5600.
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Adult Creative Writing
7:00 pm
 Adult Creative Writing
Thursday, Apr. 30, 7:00 pm
Please contact Kerri to register: kwallace@ridgewoodlibrary.org
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