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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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...
Write Group: Free WriteLibrary Groups Events 06/23/2018, 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...
Chess GroupLibrary Groups Events 06/23/2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Main Library – Senior Space (1st Floor)
All ages and skill levels are welcome to play Chess, on Saturday afternoons from 2-4 pm in the Senior Space at the Main Library. This is a drop-in group. No registration is required.
For more information about this group please contact the Reference Desk at 973-744-0500 x2235 or via email at email@example.com.Click here for more details...
Deep Cover Book ClubAdult Events 06/25/2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Main Library – Isabel Rose Café
Library Board of Trustees MeetingAdult Events 06/25/2018, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
Board of Trustee meetings are scheduled for the fourth Monday of each month in 2018. 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...