400 Years of Inequality Documentary Screening: Emancipation Road Episodes 3 and 4Adult Events 10/03/2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
Episode 3: Emancipation Road: 1870-1909 – Separate But Equal
An examination of African-American life through the end of the 19th Century, and the disparity that divided society into “separate but equal” facilities.
Running Time: 56 mins
Episode 4: Emancipation Road: 1909-WWII – Regardless of the Color of One’s Skin
Beginning with the founding of the NAACP, this episode examines the societal changes that helped accelerate African American advancement in the early 20th Century.
Running Time: 51 mins
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Write Group: Free-for-AllLibrary Groups Events 10/03/2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Main Library – Tower Room (2nd Floor)
Free-for-All writing events on different writing topics every Thursday evening.Click here for more details...
Italian Heritage – Sister City DayAdult Events 10/05/2019, 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Celebrate Italian history and heritage and learn more about Montclair’s Sister City Aquilonia at this all day, all-ages extravaganza! Presented in partnership with Coro D’Italia, MPL is offering a full day of workshops, performances, crafts, and more.Click here for more details...
Play Go! (Board Game for All Ages)Adult Events 10/05/2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Italian Heritage Sister City Day – Drop In Crafts: Session 1 (Ages 2-11)Kid & Family Events 10/05/2019, 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM Main Library – Youth Services Dept. (3rd Floor)
Write Group: Free WriteLibrary Groups Events 10/05/2019, 10:15 AM - 1:00 PM Main Library – Conference Room (1st Floor)
Free Write creative writing workshops – write to prompts every Saturday morning.Click here for more details...
Italian Heritage Sister City Day: Storytime (All Ages welcome)Kid & Family Events 10/05/2019, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Italian Heritage Sister City Day – Drop In Crafts: Session 2 (Ages 2-11)Kid & Family Events 10/05/2019, 2:15 PM - 4:15 PM Main Library – Youth Services Dept. (3rd Floor)
Family Storytime at Bellevue Avenue Branch (Birth to 5-year-olds)Kid & Family Events 10/07/2019, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Bellevue Avenue Branch
Online registration is available for valid Montclair Public Library card holders. All others should call the Youth Services Department to be added to the waiting list.
Registration required (registration begins Monday, September 23).
Share books, stories, fingerplays, rhymes, and music with your children. Enjoy a story session that encourages a love of reading and fosters the development of early literacy skills.
Children of all abilities welcome.
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Learn English at MPLAdult Events 10/07/2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Main Library – Classroom (1st Floor)
Learn English at this multi-level class taught by certified instructor Catherine. There will be no class October 14.
Aprende inglés en este clase de niveles múltiples enseñado por instructora titulada Catherine. No hay clase 14 de octubre.Click here for more details...