Gentle YogaAdult Events 02/21/2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
A yoga session especially for older students who are looking for a safe, mindful approach to yoga. Emphasizing four essential skills — Balance, Strength, Flexibility and Agility – the class is perfect for people new to yoga or students with some experience!
Registration required. Please register below or call 973-744-0500 ext. 2235.
Senior Space WednesdaysAdult Events 02/22/2017, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Main Library – Senior Space (1st Floor)
The United Methodist Communities at PineRidge of Montclair, in collaboration with MPL and AngelaCARES, hosts a resource center for seniors in the library’s Senior Space. PineRidge of Montclair and AngelaCARES equip the space with resources and programs aimed at enriching the lives of local seniors. Senior Space programming takes place every Wednesday from 10a to 2p. Call the library reference desk at 973-744-0500 ext. 2235 or click here for the full calendar of upcoming events.Click here for more details...
Every Wednesday MatineeAdult Events 02/22/2017, 2:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
On Wednesdays at 2 p.m., Montclair Public Library hosts The Every Wednesday Matinee, a classic film series presented in its auditorium. Below are the romance films being screened this February:
Now, Voyager (February 1) – Starring Bette Davis, Paul Henreid and Claude Rains. A frumpy spinster blossoms under therapy and becomes an elegant, independent woman. (1942, 117 minutes, B&W)
Love Story (February 8) – Starring Ali MacGraw, Ryan O’Neal and John Marley. A boy and a girl from different backgrounds fall in love regardless of their upbringing – and then tragedy strikes. (1970, 99 minutes, Color)
Singin’ in the Rain (February 15) – Starring Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor and Debbie Reynolds. A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound. (1952, 103 minutes, Color)
The Shop Around the Corner (February 22) – Starring Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart and Frank Morgan. Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand each other, without realizing that they are falling in love through the post as each other’s anonymous pen pal. (1940, 99 minutes, B&W)
All films are free and open to the public, and the library is handicapped accessible. For more information, please visit call 973-744-0500 ext. 2235.Click here for more details...
Open Book/Open Mind Series: 2nd Anniversary FundraiserAdult Events 02/24/2017, 7:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
The Montclair Public Library & Its Foundation Present
An Open Door to Top Writers & Thinkers
Christina Baker Kline in Conversation with Caroline Leavitt
Registration required. Purchase tickets below or call (973) 744-0500 ext. 2222.
Sponsored by Susan and Thomas Dunn. Books Available from Watchung Booksellers.Click here for more details...
Research Your Home’s HistoryAdult Events 02/25/2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Main Library – Tower Room (2nd Floor)
This free workshop will assist you in discovering local resources available to help you research the history of your Montclair home and property. Choose from one of three sessions:
Space is limited. Registration is required. For more information, call (973) 744-0500 ext. 2235.
Presented by the Montclair Historic Preservation Commission, Montclair History Center (formerly known as the Montclair Historical Society), and Montclair Public Library. All sessions will be held at the Main Library.Click here for more details...
Protecting Your Privacy OnlineAdult Events 02/27/2017, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Main Library – Classroom (1st Floor)
Concerned about the digital footprint you leave behind when searching the web? Learn to protect your privacy online with advice from a Montclair Public Library staff member.
For more information, email email@example.com or call 973-744-0500 ext. 2267. Registration required.Click here for more details...
Library Board MeetingAdult Events 02/27/2017, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
Board of Trustee meetings are scheduled for the fourth Monday of each month in 2017. Public notice of all meetings is posted in The Montclair Times. The Montclair Public Library Board of Trustees complies with the requirement of the State of New Jersey’s Open Public Meetings Act.
All meetings are held at 7:30pm in the Main Library auditorium. No meetings are scheduled for August or December.Click here for more details...
Strengthen Your CoreAdult Events 02/28/2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
A strong core helps prevent lower back pain and improves balance which may help prevent falls. Learn from instructor Lorraine Salerno as she teaches posture correction and exercises that will strengthen the muscles around your trunk or core!
Event is free and open to the public. Registration required. Register below, or call 973-744-0500 ext. 2235.
Part of the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign.Click here for more details...