Hoopla Digital Collection – The Nutley Public Library is excited to announce a new digital offering for all of our patrons. Hoopla is an all-in-one media service where you can browse 700,000 + titles in six different formats- audiobooks, eBooks, comics/graphic novels, full music albums, movies and TV – and instantly borrow, then download or stream, the titles of your choice! During this time at home, Nutley Public Library has increased patron borrows from 4 to 8 titles per month! To get started, visit: nutleypubliclibrary/hoopla.
Saturdays – Starting on September 21 at 10:00 a.m. – Take and Make Kits for Teens. Teens in grades 6-12 can pick up an awesome new craft kit to do at home every week. For more information and registration, visit teenservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org/takeandmake.
Saturdays – Starting on September 26 at 10:00 a.m. – Take and Make Saturdays. Pick-up a craft project you can do at home! While supplies last. One craft kit per child. For all ages. Reserve your kit each week at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org.
Tuesdays, November 10 and 17 at 10:00 a.m. – Babygarten - Children and caregivers enjoy books, rhymes and playtime in our online story time! For children ages 23 months and under. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Monday, November 16 at 4:00 p.m. – Chesstronauts – Learn how to play chess with the Chesstronauts in a fun online workshop! All skill levels welcome. For grades 3-8. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Thursday, November 12 at 7:00 p.m. – Adults, join us for an on-line film discussion of the award-winning musical film La La Land. Synopsis: While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist (Ryan Gosling) and an actress (Emma Stone) fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future. The film will be available to borrow on DVD at the Nutley Public Library beginning in November at the front desk. You may also arrange contact free pick-up by calling us at 973-667-0405 x2604. You must register on-line at nutleypubliclibrary.org/onlinefilmdiscussion before the discussion to attend via Zoom.
Fridays, November 13 and 20 at 10:30 a.m. – Join us each Friday for special online story times featuring stories, music, yoga, crafts and more! For ages 2-5. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Saturday, November 14 at 3:00 p.m. – Techsplorers Club – Explore different projects focusing on STEM and technology with Mr. L! For grades 3-6. October Project: DIY Bridge Building. Sign-up at: youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive project instructions, Zoom program link and password.
Monday, November 16 at 6:30 p.m. – Hooked on Books Reading Club – Chat about a book, play games and just hang out in our virtual meet-up! For students in grades 4-6. November’s book: Crush by Svetlana Chmakova. Please read the book prior to attending the meeting. Sign-up at: youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Tuesday, November 17 at 7:00 p.m. – The Plant-Based Diet: Good for the environment, beneficial to your health and kind to animals! In this virtual (zoom) program, Vegan Educator/Librarian Jeanne Sylvester will introduce you to the many benefits of this diet, and ways to incorporate it into your lifestyle. Plant-based food items will be raffled off to some lucky winners. Register on-line at www.nutleypubliclibrary.org
Wednesday, November 18 at 12:00 p.m. – Children’s Healthy Cooking Class – Love Cooking? Make tasty treats and more with Nutley Shop-Rite dietician Stephanie Bini in a virtual story time! For ages 2-5, Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive recipe and ingredients list, Zoom program link and password.
Wednesday, November 18 at 12:00 p.m. – Children’s Healthy Cooking Class – Love cooking? Make tasty treats and more with Nutley Shop-Rite registered dietitian Stephanie Bini in a virtual workshop! For ages 6-12. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive recipe and ingredients list, Zoom program link and password.
Thursday, November 19 at 3:30 p.m. – Meet up on-line with LEGO fans and work on a basic building challenge using bricks available in your home. Recommended for grades K-5. Sign up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
November and December in the Display Case – Handmade Jewelry Display by Debbie D’Ambrosio. Enjoy some unique and lovely new creations by jewelry artisan and Nutley native Debbie D’Ambrosio. Items will be available for purchase and proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Nutley Library.