Book sale ongoing at the Teaneck Public Library
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Friday, June 7, 2013
Monday, January 28, 2013
"American Modern and Contemporary Art" presentation planned in February
The following press release was submitted by the Teaneck Public Library: The Newark Museum Speakers Bureau is scheduled to visit the Teaneck Library to present a slide-lecture American Modern and Contemporary Art on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 10:30 A.M. as part of the Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn lecture series. American Modern and Contemporary Art takes the audience through the developments in American art of the last 100 years. The presentation starts at the beginning of the twentieth century, describing the influence of Alfred Stieglitz and the manner in which the 1913 Armory show introduced the American public to modern art and inspired American artists to carve a new independent identity. The presentation details the evolution of …
Monday, January 7, 2013
Program looks at region's historic eateries
The following announcement was submitted by the Teaneck Public Library: Phil and Jean Jaeger will give a PowerPoint presentation called “Dining With History” at the Teaneck Public Library on Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:30 A.M., as part of the Isabelle & Sol Hermalyn Lecture Series. The program focuses on many restaurants, mostly in New Jersey, but several in neighboring states, that began life as long ago as the 1700s. In every case the building itself is an important part of New Jersey’s heritage whether it originally was a stagecoach stop, railroad station, school, castle, private residence or other historic structure. The program includes not only the origins of many of New Jersey’s notable dining establishments, but also views…
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Watercolor paintings on display.
The following release was submitted by the Teaneck Public Library: The Teaneck Senior Services Center is extremely pleased and proud to announce an exhibition at the Teaneck Public Library showcasing the artistic talents of participants of the Center’s Watercolor Painting and Drawing program. This inspiring exhibition, which will be on view during the months of July and August, features renderings of local resident artists: Karen Lowenstein – “Hydrangeas”, Eunice Pruitt – “On the Way to the Market”, Hedda Ribolow – “Swans”, Eva Piccioni – “Irises”, Sandy Loft – “Homage to Winslow Homer”, Sally Stamper – “Sunset”, Babara Wysession – “Garden in a Garden”, Violet Gove – “Rocky Maine Coast”, Muriel Ronner – “Watermelon”, Jim Norman – “Naskeag…
Saturday, June 16, 2012
General sale starts June 23.
The following information was provided by the Teaneck Public Library: Friends of the Teaneck Public Library 2012 Book Sale Book Collection will be held between Monday, June 11 and Sunday, June 17. Gently used books, CDs, DVDs will be accepted. Collection closes at 7:30 on weeknights and earlier on Saturday and Sunday. As members of the Friends, you're invited to shop early at our Book Sale. Members-only hours will be held Thursday, June 21, 6:00 - 8:30 PM, and Friday, June 22, 9:00 AM to noon. You can join Friend’s membership at the door. General sale dates are Saturday, June 23 through Monday, June 25. Please note that the sale opens when the library opens and closes one-half hour before the library closing each evening. Plan your …
Friday, April 13, 2012
Award-winning mystery writer set to discuss latest book, The Girl Next Door, in Teaneck.
The following item was submitted by the Teaneck Public Library: For Brad Parks, the event that inspired his latest novel, The Girl Next Door, was memorable as more than just the start of a literary endeavor. It was also the day he realized he had reached the end of his newspaper career. “We had all been summoned down from the newsroom to the classified area”, said Parks, then a reporter with The Star-Ledger, now an award-winning mystery author. “There, the publisher told us the paper was on life-support and would be closed down unless certain conditions were met. It was one of those moments where reality hits you in the face and tells you you’re about to do something different with your life”. Parks will be coming to the Teaneck Public …
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Exhibit runs through March
The following is a release from the school district: During the month of March, tenth and eleventh grade students from Teaneck High School will have their artwork on display in the gallery of the Teaneck Public Library. The exhibit features works from class investigations of nature, which emphasize the use of layering colors with pastels and the use of transparency of watercolor as a light source. The exhibit features landscapes, seascapes and animals. The participating students are: Mulenga Hibbert, Abraham Navaro, Corrine Hendricks, Denise Castillo, Stephanie Abatayo, and Stephanie Rubock. In addition to the artwork, yearbook pictures from Teaneck High graduates that have achieved success in their chosen careers will be on display. …
Monday, November 14, 2011
Book drive goes through Dec. 11.
The following release was submitted by the Teaneck Public Library: The Teaneck Public Library is holding its annual “Books for Kids” book donation drive Nov. 1 through Dec. 11. Annually, libraries throughout New Jersey participate in this very important program. Last year thousands of children with limited access to books were given a chance to own a book of their very own. Give a child the gift of reading by bringing a new book or books to the library’s collection box. New books for children from infants through teens are needed.
Monday, October 24, 2011
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Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Claude and Camille canceled, library says.
The Teaneck Public Library will be closed Friday for construction work, library officials said by email. The program "Claude and Camille: A Novel of Monet" has also been canceled for Friday, Oct. 14. No additional details were provided.