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30th Annual Lego Night –Join us for our annual Lego building event! Show off your architectural talents and come create with us. There will be live entertainment and refreshments will be served. For complete rules visit us at the at the Children’s Desk. Friday, November 8 at 7:00 pm. All Ages event. Registration is required.
Pajama Story Time – Join us for an evening story time. Wearing pajamas is encouraged! We will be meeting on Wednesday, November 20 starting at 7:30 p.m. for all ages.
Lego Club – Join the Hasbrouck Heights Lego Club! Show off your architectural talents and come create with us. Legos will be provided. Tuesday, November 5 & 19 starting at 3:30 p.m. for ages 5-12.
Best Books is for students in grades 2-3, and meets on the first Friday of each month.
Critics’ Choice is for students in grades 4-6, and meets on the third Friday of each month.
Wednesdays with FRIENDS – Spend Wednesday afternoons with FRIENDS. Teens in grades 6 and up, join us in watching a few episodes of your favorite friends on screen and off. Refreshments will be served. Wednesdays, November 6 and 20, from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Board – Make your voice heard—join the Teen Advisory Board! We meet on the second Thursday of each month. Teens can participate in community service projects, learn about upcoming volunteer opportunities, have a say in teen programming at the library, and make suggestions for books to add to the library’s YA collection. Our next meeting is Thursday, November 14, from 4-5 pm.
Teen Readers’ Club – We meet on the first Monday of the month to discuss a book, eat snacks and play games. Copies of each month’s book will be available for checkout at the front desk. On Monday, December 9, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. we will discuss Legend: The Graphic Novel by Marie Lu.
- Tuesday, October 1 @ 6:30 pm and Wednesday, October 16 @ 1:30 PM
The Crafts-to-Share Club is open to anyone interested in sharing their skills and ideas with a group of like minded crafters. Bring a project. Beginners are welcome.
- Wednesday, October 16 @ 3:00-4:30 PM
Join the Crafts to Share Club for an Adult and Teen craft event! Create your own Autumn Leaf Mason Jar Candle Holder. To register please call (201) 288-0488 or register via calendar.
Killer Soundtracks-Wednesday, October 16 @ 7:00 PM in the Senior Center
From hidden voices to dissonant chords, tritones to infrasound, music in horror movies is meant to do more than just set the mood. Composers such as Harry Manfredini (Friday the 13th) and Charles Bernstein (A Nightmare On Elm Street) use certain tricks in their scores which can literally shake you to the core. Explore the spine-tingling affects of how music in horror films keeps you on your toes and forces you to sleep with one eye open. Join Dan Lupo for this spine-tingling lecture and musical performance. To register please call (201) 288-0488 or register via calendar.
Mondays @ The Library
October 21: The Salem Witch Trials 3:00-4:30 pm
Travel back to the late 17th Century with us and our guest lecturer Myrna Nahas for an in-depth look at the events and circumstances that led to the fears, hysteria and persecution during the The Salem With Trials. To register please call (201) 288-0488 or register via calendar.
Writers and Authors
Tuesday, October 15 @ 7:00 PM
Join a group of authors and writers whose mission is to encourage, support and promote authorship.
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For more information on donating opportunities, please contact Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights Director Mimi Hui at (201) 288-0484 or (201) 288-0488.