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.
Thursday, September 10 at 7:00 p.m. – Adults, join us for an online film discussion of the documentary, “A Small Act”. A testament to the rippling effect of a single act of kindness, A Small Act follows a rural Kenyan student turned Harvard grad as he searches for the woman whose sponsorship changed his life. To join, please register in advance at nutleypubliclibrary.org/onlinefilmdiscussion.
Monday, September 14 at 4:00 p.m. – Learn how to play chess with the Chesstronauts in a fun online workshop! All skill levels welcome. For grades 3-8. Sin-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive program link and password.
Monday, September 14 at 6:30 p.m. – Dungeons & Dragons Club. Discover the awesome world of Dungeons & Dragons at our virtual meet-up! For grades 6-8.
Tuesdays September 15, 22 and 29 at 10:00 a.m. – 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.
Fridays, September 18 and 25 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, September 19 – Library Card Sign-up Day – We love libraries! Celebrate with special programs and activities! 11:00 am – Virtual Story Time with Ms. D. 11:00am – 3:00pm – Take & Make Craft Kit for kids. 11:00am – 3:00pm – Free Comic Book Giveaway (for all ages). Sign up for story time and Take & Make Craft Kits at:youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org. One kit per child. While supplies last.
Saturday, September 19 at 2:00 p.m. – Local author, Anthony Buccino will do a Zoom presentation to discuss his recent book, “Nutley Snapshots in Plain View”.
Saturdays – Starting on September 21 – Take & Make 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.
Monday, September 21 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. The title of the book is “Sanity & Tallulah” by Molly Brooks. Please read the book prior to attending the meeting. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Thursday, September 24 at 3:30 p.m. – LEGO Club – Meet up online with LEGO fans and work on a basic building challenge using bricks available in your home. Recommended by grades K-5. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Thursday, September 24 at 7:00 p.m. – Adults, join us for an online discussion of “The House” by award-winning graphic novel writer and illustrator, Paco Roca. In this graphic novel, three adult siblings reunite to work together to repair their family vacation home after their father’s death. Past and present are seamlessly intertwined in this beautifully illustrated graphic novel. The graphic novel is available to borrow with your library card on Hoopla. To join, please register in advance at nutleypubliclibrary.org/graphicnovelclub.
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.