Write Group: Support GroupLibrary Groups Events 06/19/2018, 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Main Library – Conference Room (1st Floor)
Support Group core meeting every Tuesday morning to review our writing progress & discuss writing topics.Click here for more details...
Roaming Readers – A Walking, Talking Book ClubAdult Events 06/19/2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Main Library
Join the club! Adults are invited to meet at one (or all!) of the following locations for a walk around the area while discussing a
- June 5 – 11am at Bloomfield Public Library
- June 12 – 6pm at Verona Park Boat House
- June 19 – 11am at Montclair Public Library
June’s book: Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
Register below or find “Let’s Walk!!” on meetup.com.
Roaming Readers is a partnership between Montclair Public Library , Bloomfield Public Library, Verona Public Library, and NJ Bike & Walk Coalition.Click here for more details...
Bridge GroupLibrary Groups Events 06/19/2018, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Main Library – Conference Room (1st Floor)
All ages and skill levels are welcome to play Bridge every Tuesday afternoon in the Library’s Conference Room.
For more information about this group please contact Linda Welch at 973-744-0500 ext. 2221 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.Click here for more details...
Senior Space WednesdaysAdult Events 06/20/2018, 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 10am to 2pm. Call the library reference desk at 973-744-0500 ext. 2235.Click here for more details...
Write Group: Memoir GroupsLibrary Groups Events 06/20/2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Main Library – Classroom (1st Floor)
Memoir Groups for those seriously writing memoir. Groups 1 & 2 meet alternating Wednesdays. This is not a drop-in group.Click here for more details...
Every Wednesday Movie MatineeAdult Events 06/20/2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
On Wednesdays at 2 pm, Montclair Public Library hosts The Every Wednesday Matinee, a classic film series presented in its auditorium. In May 2018, Father’s Day movies will be shown. The movies are as follows:
June 6: Father of the Bride – Starring: Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Elizabeth Taylor. The father of a young woman deals with the emotional pain of her getting married, along with the financial and organizational trouble of arranging the wedding. (1950, 92 minutes, black & white).
June 13: Father’s little dividend – Starring: Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Elizabeth Taylor. In this sequel to Father of the Bride (1950), newly married Kay Dunstan announces that she and her husband are going to have a baby, leaving her father having to come to grips with the fact that he will soon be a granddad. (1951, 82 minutes, color).
June 20: Life with Father – Starring: William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor. A story about a financier from New York, Clarence Day, who wants to be master of his house, but finds his wife and his children ignoring him until they start making demands for him to change his own life. (1947, 118 minutes, black & white).
June 27: The Courtship of Eddie’s Father – Starring: Glenn Ford, Ron Howard, Shirley Jones. Eddie thinks it is time for his father to remarry. However, in his opinion his father’s taste in women leaves much to be desired. He believes the girl next door would be a far better choice.. (1963, 118 minutes, color).
All films are free and open to the public, and the library is handicapped accessible. For more information, call 973-744-0500 ext. 2235.Click here for more details...
Write Group: Free-for-AllLibrary Groups Events 06/21/2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Main Library – Tower Room (2nd Floor)
Free-for-All writing events on different writing topics every Thursday evening.Click here for more details...
Yoga on the Plaza!Adult Events 06/22/2018, 9:00 AM Main Library
The physical practice of yoga integrates spirit, mind and body while developing strength, flexibility, relaxation and general well being. All movements can be modified to decrease or increase the intensity. Class is an alignment based vinyasa practice. Remember to bring a mat and water!
This is an open level class presented by the YMCA of Montclair. Class will be moved indoors as the weather dictates. Please enter through the café door. Doors will open at 8:50am.Click here for more details...
Write Group: Novelist GroupsLibrary Groups Events 06/22/2018, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Main Library – Classroom (1st Floor)
Novelist Groups meets every Thursday and Friday. This is not a drop-in group.Click here for more details...
Fade to Books: Free Haircuts for Young ReadersKid & Family Events 06/23/2018, 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Get a free haircut when you read a book out loud!
Mahir Abdul-Hakim of Mahir’s Unisex Barbershop, 320 Orange Rd, Montclair, is graciously offering to cut young readers’ hair for free if they read a book while getting their haircut. Just go to the barber shop during listed hours and tell your barber you are ready to read for a haircut.
Participating youngsters will get to enter Montclair Public Library’s monthly drawing for Movie Tickets, Comics, Books & other prizes and you can pick out your free, new book! We are very grateful to East Side Mags and watchung booksellers for donating raffle prizes.
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For more info: email@example.com or call: 973744-0500 ext. 2236.
Ages 12 & under
- Mahir’s World of Beauty, 320 Orange Rd, Montclair
- Please call ahead: (973)744-2026
Saturdays, April-August, 7am-12pm & 2pm-5pmClick here for more details...