Monday, October 5 at 7:00 p.m. – Virtual DISH!  The Monday Night Cookbook Club.  Members will choose, prepare at home, and present a DISH!  We will then gather online to discuss each other’s recipes, our cooking techniques, and share stories and culture.  To register and for further information visit: nutleypubliclibrary.org/dish-cookbook-club.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.

Fridays, October 2, 9, 23 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.

Monday, October 5 at 6:30 p.m. – Dungeons and Dragons Club – Discover the awesome world of Dungeons and Dragons at our virtual meet-up!  For grades 6-8.  Contact:  nutleylibrarycyadepartment@gmail.com or 973-667-0405 X2623 for program information and registration.

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Tuesdays, October 6 and 13 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.

Tuesday, October 6 at 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Pumpkin Decorating Contest and Display – Nutley adults are invited to get creative at home with pumpkins this autumn and participate in our fun and friendly contest!  Common craft items such as paint, ribbon, glitter or natural materials can be used to create a pumpkin masterpiece.  Real pumpkins are preferred.  Drop off your decorated pumpkin at the library by Tuesday, October 6 between 4:00-8:00.  One entry per person.  The pumpkins will be on display at the library from October 7-22 for in-person voting, one vote per person.  Two winners will be announced on October 23 and each will win a gift card.

Wednesday, October 7 at 10:30 a.m.  – Children’s Healthy Story Time – Join Shop-Rite dietician Stephanie Bini for fun stories and follow along as she makes a tasty treat in this virtual story time!  For ages 2-5, Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive recipe and ingredients list, Zoom program link and password.

Saturday, October 10 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Pumpkin Painting – Celebrate Halloween with our annual Pumpkin Painting event!  Children can reserve a personal painting kit and pumpkin to pick-up and decorate at home.  Send us a photo of your best design for a chance to win a prize!  For babies through grade 5.  One kit per person.  While supplies last.  Reserve your kit at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org.  This event is for Nutley Public Library cardholders.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.

Saturday, October 10 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Teen Pumpkin Painting – For teens entering grade 6-12.  For Nutley Public Library cardholders only.  Register to reserve your kit which includes pumpkin and paint set to take home.  One kit per person.  While supplies last!  Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.  Sign up at https://teenservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org/teen-pumpkin-painting/ 

Thursday, October 15 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 for grades K-5.  Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.

Thursday, October 15 at 7:00 p.m. – For the Love of Spock.  For the Love of Spock celebrates the life and career of Star Trek’s Mr. Spock and the actor who played him, Leonard Nimoy, in a never-before-seen way:  through the eyes of his son and director Adam Nimoy.  The film is available to borrow with your library card on Hoopla!  To join, please register in advance at nutleypubliclibrary.org/onlinefilmdiscussion.

Friday, October 16 at 11:00 a.m. – PropBox Players Presents:  Halloween Sensory Show – Join improve artist Michele Traina and Tessa the Puppet as they plan a Halloween party in a fun, interactive virtual show.  Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.

Saturday, October 17 at 3:00 p.m. – Techsplorers Club – Explore different projects focusing on STEM and technology with Mr. L!  For grades 3-6.  October Project:  Marble Run Madness.  Sign-up at:  youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive project instructions, Zoom program link and password.

Monday, October 19 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.  October’s book: “Scary Stories to tell in the Dark” by Alvin Schwartz.  Please read the book prior to attending the meeting.  Sign-up at:  youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.

Monday, October 19 at 7:00 p.m. – Jaime Novak:  How To Tidy Up & Get More Done.  Join best-selling author and organizer Jamie Novak for this virtual program on how to get more done – without getting overwhelmed.  This program is for you if you have a lot of decluttering to do or if your to-do list is two pages long.  To register and for further information visit:  nutleypubliclibrary.org/Jamie-novak/ or call 973-667-0405 x2604.

Tuesday, Starting October 20 at 1:30 p.m. – Free 4-Week Diabetes Management Class.  Let Shop-Rite’s health and Wellness team help manage your diabetes.  For further information and to register please visit:  Nutleypubliclibrary.org/diabetes-management-class or call 973-667-0405 x2604.

Monday, October 26 at 7:00 p.m. – Halloween Game Night – Have a spooktacular good time at our online game night for the whole family!  Play games to win prizes and show off your costume!  For all ages.  Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.

Wednesday, October 28 at 10:30 a.m. – Halloween Story Time – Join us for a silly, spooky virtual story time and do a fun Halloween craft at home!  Don’t forget to wear your costume!  For all ages.  Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password. 

Thursday, October 29 at 7:00 p.m. – Online Zoom Graphic Novel Club for Adults.  Batman Year One.  Written by Frank Miller, with art by David Mazzucchelli, Year One tells the entire dramatic story of Batman’s first year fighting crime.  The graphic novel is available to borrow with your library card on Hoopla.  To join, please register in advance at nutleypubliclibrary.org/graphicnovelclub.