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March 24, 2020: Off the Shelf: Keeping your kids entertained and what to read today on Libby and hoopla.

March 17, 2020: Off the Shelf: Access books, movies, magazines and more 24/7.

March 10, 2020: Off the Shelf: The Montclair Literary Festival returns!

March 3, 2020: Off the Shelf: A living history performance and a Scottish concert with the Montclair Orchestra!

February 25, 2020: Off the Shelf: A free jazz performance and more!

February 18, 2020: Off the Shelf: a TIME correspondent joins us for conversation, a new podcast episode and so much more!

February 11, 2020: Off the Shelf: The History of Black Churches, two author talks, and much more!

February 4, 2020: Off the Shelf: MPL’s African American Read-In returns, a glassblowing workshop and more!

January 28, 2020: Off the Shelf: Learn how to become an informed investor or join us for a discussion on a James Baldwin classic.

January 21, 2020: Off the Shelf: Learn how to self-publish your eBook, listen to New Yorker writer Andrew Marantz in conversation, and more!

January 14, 2020: Off the Shelf: Get Healthy in 2020 and more!

January 7, 2020: Off the Shelf: Open Book/Open Mind featuring “Fleishman is in Trouble” and more!

December 30, 2019: Off the Shelf: The Best Books We’ve Read in 2019!

December 17, 2019: Off the Shelf: A Holiday Harp Concert plus a fitness favorite returns!

December 10, 2019: Off the Shelf: MPL is hiring! Plus a thank you to an amazing library supporter and more!

December 3, 2019: Off the Shelf: Our annual Kwanzaa celebration returns and support your library this Giving Tuesday!

November 19, 2019: Off the Shelf: A visit from two Pulitzer-Prize winning reporters, special Thanksgiving hours, and BIG news for grantseekers!

November 12, 2019: Off the Shelf: Meet Local Author Vanessa Keel, learn job search strategies for the 21st century and more!

November 5, 2019: Off the Shelf: Plan for retirement, create a living will, or hear two Pulitzer-prize winning reporters discuss their book. All happening at MPL!

October 29, 2019: Off the Shelf: Hear Dale Berra’s memories of Montclair, a Halloween storytime and craft for the kids, and much more!

October 22, 2019: Off the Shelf: A conversation with a NYT Journalist, a visit from Yogi Berra’s son, and more happening at MPL.

October 15, 2019: Off the Shelf: An update on the state of eBooks, stories from New Jersey Diners, and more!

October 8, 2019: Off the Shelf: Prepare for the Citizenship Exam, check out what’s new at the Bellevue Avenue Branch, and much more!

October 1, 2019: Off the Shelf: 400 Years of Inequality, Italian Heritage Sister City Day, and so much more!

September 24, 2019: Off the Shelf: Don’t miss our Oktoberfest concert!

September 17, 2019: Off the Shelf: An upcoming free concert, and check out what we’re looking forward to reading!

September 10, 2019: Off the Shelf: Don’t miss the next Open Book/Open Mind with Marcy Dermansky!

September 3, 2019: Off the Shelf: Learn to self-publish your eBook, watch a live performance of Paul Robeson’s life, and sign up for a library card!

August 27, 2019: Off the Shelf: Julia Phillips, author of “Disappearing Earth” visits MPL and more!

August 20, 2019: Off the Shelf: A Living History of Paul Robeson and staff’s favorite books of the summer part two!

August 13, 2019: Off the Shelf: Log those summer reading books and find out which books staff is loving this summer!

August 6, 2019: Off the Shelf: Join a book discussion, and don’t miss the free concert at our Bellevue Avenue Branch.

July 30, 2019: Off the Shelf: Two free concerts at your local library! And much, much more 😁.

July 23, 2019: Off the Shelf: An outdoor family movie, space-themed events, and more!

July 16, 2019: Off the Shelf: A live Shakespeare performance, a concert at the Bellevue Avenue Branch and so much more! 

July 9, 2019: Off the Shelf: Events to honor the anniversary of Apollo 11 and more!

July 2, 2019: Off the Shelf: The Golden Anniversary of Apollo XI, a fitness favorite returns, and pedestrian safety training.

June 25, 2019: Off the Shelf: Summer reading officially kicks off, a family concert and much more.

June 18, 2019: Off the Shelf: A day to celebrate Peruvian culture and more!

June 11, 2019: Off the Shelf: Insights on the opioid epidemic, a pride month reading list, and more.

June 4, 2019: Off the Shelf: Mark Twain becomes a Jersey Boy, building machines that emulate humans and much more!

May 28, 2019: Off the Shelf: A Summer of Shakespeare and the Montclair Bounce Festival.

May 21, 2019: Off the Shelf: two free concerts, new Adult School classes, and more!

May 14, 2019: Off the Shelf: A walking book club and a summer reading preview!

May 7, 2019: Off the Shelf: A free performance of Romeo and Juliet, how to navigate “fake news” and more!

April 30, 2019: Off the Shelf: Open Book/Open Mind Challenges or Obsession with Efficiency, the Adult School makes Mozzarella, & More!

April 23, 2019:Off the Shelf: A Pete Seeger Tribute Concert with Spook Handy and so much more!

April 16, 2019: Off the Shelf: What’s New at MPL

April 9, 2019: Off the Shelf: Find Out What We’re Reading This Week and Join Us for a Free Concert with Cosmic Brotherhood.

April 2, 2019: Off the Shelf: Author Julia Alvarez Comes to Speak, Free Concert by a Master Percussionist, and So. Much. More.!

March 26, 2019: Off the Shelf: A Free Woodwind Concert and Much More!

March 19, 2019: Off the Shelf: Learn to Manage your Stress and Discover New Books at MPL!

March 12, 2019: Off the Shelf: A free St. Patrick’s Day Concert & Celebration, & Much More!

March 5, 2019: Off the Shelf: A Seminar for Women Returning to Work, and our 2019 Montclair Reads pick!

February 26, 2019: Off the Shelf: Mike Farrelly returns to MPL, the work of James Baldwin, and more.

February 19, 2019: Off the Shelf: Free Performance, New Adult School Classes, and More!

February 12, 2019: Off the Shelf: Master Tap-Dancer Maurice Chestnut will be here!

February 5, 2019: Off the Shelf: A Living History of Dr. MLK Jr., the History of Immigration in NJ and more

January 29, 2019: Off the Shelf: Our African American Read-In Continues, Fyre Festival books, and more!

January 22, 2019: Off the Shelf: A Fitness Favorite Returns, Two New Open Book/Open Mind Events, Books, and More!

January 15, 2019: Two free concerts, new books, and more!

January 8, 2019: Off the Shelf: Books & Events to Help You Stick to that New Year’s Resolution.

January 2, 2019: Off the Shelf: Happy New Year!

December 18, 2018: The Best Books We’ve Read This Year!

December 11, 2018: Off the Shelf: A Kwanzaa Celebration & a Guitar Extravaganza!

December 4, 2018: Off the Shelf: Staff Picks in Books & Movies, and Have your Fines Forgiven for a Good Cause!

November 27, 2018: Off the Shelf: Come Enjoy some Holiday Harp Music!

November 20, 2018: Off the Shelf: This Week at Montclair Public Library

November 13, 2018: Get Healthy: This Week at MPL

November 6, 2018: How to write a book review & how to get your small business registered: Happening at MPL

October 30, 2018: Become an informed investor, research your family history, and more!


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