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Summer Lunch for Kids – 2019 Published on: June 14, 2019

Summer Lunch for Kids at MPL will run Monday, July 1 through Friday, August 30, Noon – 2 p.m.* in the 1st floor Café (Main). No registration required. Stop by on Mondays through Fridays and pick up a brown-bag lunch. Free to kids 17 and under. This program is a partnership with Toni’s Kitchen, Montclair Public Library Foundation, and with a generous grant from Partners for Health Foundation. Supplies are limited; please note that we cannot accommodate special diets or food allergen restrictions. … Continue reading

Summer Reading 2019 Published on: May 2, 2019

Summer Reading for kids, teens, and adults is back for 2019!  This year’s theme is “A Universe of Stories” so join us for some space themed fun while you log your books or minutes read. Registration begins May 28, and runs through August 17 with the official kickoff on June 28. To register and start logging, go to montclairpubliclibrary.beanstack.org.  *On or after May 28 This year’s challenge is better than ever with more chances to earn prizes.  Here’s how it … Continue reading

Studio Montclair Presents: Portfolio Series: Love and Fear: An Exhibition at Montclair Public Library, April 2-29, 2019 Published on: March 20, 2019

STUDIO MONTCLAIR PRESENTS “PORTFOLIO SERIES: LOVE AND FEAR,” AN EXHIBITION AT MONTCLAIR PUBLIC LIBRARY GALLERY, APRIL 2-29, 2019 Contact: Janet Boltax, pr@studiomontclair.org, 862-500-1447 Studio Montclair presents “Portfolio Series: Love and Fear,” on exhibit from April 2 – 29 at Montclair Public Library Gallery, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ. An opening reception will take place on Sunday, April 7 and will include a moderated panel discussion with the exhibiting artists. The exhibit features the work of six artists—Amy Charmatz, Joanie Landau, … Continue reading

Free lunch during spring break Published on: March 15, 2019

Kids: grab a free healthy lunch at MPL. Friday, April 19 & Monday thru Friday April 22 – 26, noon-2pm Drop into the Main Library café area Monday through Friday and pick up a brown-bag lunch. Free to kids 17 and under. Supplies are limited. We cannot accommodate special diets or food allergen restrictions. For more details, click here.

February 2019 Art Exhibit: Memories by George Thaddeus Saj Published on: January 22, 2019

The Montclair Public Library’s popular art series continues with Memories by George Thaddeus Saj on display from February 1 through February 27 in the gallery of the Main Library, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042. George Thaddeus Saj lives and works in Montclair, NJ, where he practiced surgery for 31 years. His formal art education started at the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Arts and continued at Dartmouth College. However having always planned to be a doctor like … Continue reading

January 2019 Exhibit: Moments of Emotional Memory Published on: January 3, 2019

Briana Zonas: “Moments of Emotional Memory” Exhibit at the Montclair Public Library The Montclair Public Library’s popular art series continues with “Moments of Emotional Memory”, created by Briana Zonas on display from January 2 through January 29 in the gallery of the Main Library, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042. Briana Zonas has graciously shared this amazing exhibit with the Library to help us welcome in the New Year. She is an American interdisciplinary artist interested in how personal … Continue reading

Montclair Library Receives Donated Artwork from Studio Montclair Published on: November 28, 2018

MPL is proud to display Jorge Larrea’s large charcoal drawing, “One,” on the second floor of the Main Library! “One” was recently donated to the Montclair Public Library.  Purchased from the Studio Montclair Incubator exhibition “Dreams and Archetypes (July 26-September 20, 2018), by an anonymous donor, the piece is on display on the second floor of the Main Library. Read the press release for more information and photos from the dedication!

“Colors” by Brian Riley on view at the Montclair Public Library | November 2018 Published on: November 1, 2018

The Montclair Public Library’s popular art series continues with “COLORS”, created by artist Brian Riley on display from November 1 through November 29 in the gallery of the Main Library, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042. You are invited to attend an art reception to meet the artist on Wednesday, November 14 from 6pm – 8pm. In his latest body of work simply titled COLORS, Bloomfield, New Jersey Artist, Brian Riley expresses concepts of place, energy, body, balance, rhythm, … Continue reading

“Varsity” by James Lattanzio to exhibit at MPL Published on: September 29, 2018

Montclair artist and photographer James Lattanzio is pleased to announce the opening of VARSITY, an exhibition of portraits of outstanding young athletes from Montclair at the Montclair Public Library, located at 50 South Fullerton Ave in Montclair, N.J. from Oct 1-30. An opening reception for the artist will take place on Oct 4 from 6 to 8 pm. All are welcome. Long time Montclair resident James Lattanzio is a commercial interior and fine art photographer with 35 years of professional … Continue reading

The Sabo Collection: Fine Art by Marcella M. Sabo Published on: September 4, 2018

The Sabo Collection: Fine Art by Marcella M. Sabo The Montclair Public Library’s popular art series continues with “The Sabo Collection” Fine Art by Marcella M. Sabo, ED S. LPC on display September 5 through September 29 during library hours in the gallery of the Main Library, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042. Livingston resident, Marcella Sabo was an art major at the Monmouth University and studied at the Art Students League. Over the past several years, she has … Continue reading

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