Adult Programs
Explore our weekly, monthly and special events here
Trivia Nights!
Select Fridays at 6pm

$10 Donation to the library to play! The battle of wits has begun. Gather your friends and join us for a night of trivia. BYOB (and dinner if you'd like). Light snacks and desserts will be provided. Please register your team by the Thursday before to ensure your space.
*Trivia Nights are for adults 18 years and older.*

2/21 - Blockbuster Movies
3/20 - Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader


Space is limited - please register! Call the library or click here to reserve your spot .
 
Craft Night Out
Tuesday February 11 at 6:30pm

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We're recycling books and using the pages to make a stunning piece of home decor.










Space is limited - please register!
 
Craft Night Out
Tuesday March 10 at 6:30pm

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Recycled hardcover books will find a new life as we turn them into custom keepsake trinket boxes. 









Space is limited - please register!
 
Jigsaw puzzle Competition
Saturday February 1 at 12pm

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In honor of National Puzzle Day, we're holding a puzzle competition! Teams of up to 4 people are welcome to join us as we compete to see who can put together a 500 piece puzzle the fastest!


Space is limited - please register!
 
How to Hygge
Tuesday February 18 at 6pm

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What is Hygge? Come get cozy and learn about Hygge while engaging in the popular Scandanavian mindset. Warm drinks, puzzles, games, DIY sugar scrub, and a cozy atmosphere with friends will ensure that you have a relaxing evening.

Please register.
St. Patrick's & Pi Day Celebration
Saturday March 14 at 2pm


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Welcome back, Ridgewood Irish Dancers! This popular program returns for another year of dazzling traditional Irish dancing. After the performance, please join us for tea and Irish Soda Bread. March 14th is also mathematical Pi Day, so we're celebrating with pie! Bring your own pie or loaf of Irish Soda Bread to share with others!

Please register.
 
Guided Organizing
Monday March 16 at 6pm


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Have you been wanting to organize, clean, and lose the clutter in your home? Organizing expert Cassidy Nasello will walk us through the core components of the popular KonMari Method™ and then help attendees with a worksheet for their ideal home vision.



Please register!
Italian Language Class
Returning at a new time! Mondays at 6pm
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Classes begin March 23 and go through May 11!

Looking to learn a new language or brush up on your Italian? Bernardo Petrocelli is here to help! We'll be offering 8 sessions of class with this local ESL and foreign language teacher.

Attendance at every session is not required, but of course the more you attend, the more you'll learn!



Please register!
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Regularly Scheduled Programs

Adult Coloring Group/Thread Heads
Fridays @ 1:00pm

Together at last! Crafting and coloring! Join our wonderful group of stitchers, sewers, yarn lovers, coloring pros, and more.  Bring a craft project to work on or use our coloring supplies in this social,  relaxing way to get your crafting done while getting out of the house!
Coffee and tea will be served.

There is no instruction at this program, but friends may help you out if you have a question or need a suggestion while we're crafting!

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Genealogy Group
Wednesdays at 6:30pm
2/12, 3/11

Local genealogist Fred Voss will assist you in unraveling the secrets of your family tree!


Mat Yoga
Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 5:30pm

Bring your yoga mat or a towel and join in!  All levels of practice are welcome!
$5 per person/ per class.

No class 2/18.





Senior Chair Yoga
January 16 - March 19
Thursdays @ 11am OR 12pm
Registration Dates & fees for next session:
Registration starts:
12/12 for Residents
$20 for the session

12/19 for Out-of-Towners
$50 for the session

Please make checks payable to :
The Friends of the Washington Twp. Library

Afternoon Movie Matinees
Mondays & Thursdays @ 2pm


  • January 30:  The Wizard of Oz (G)
  • February 3 & 6: Harriet (PG-13)
  • February 10 & 13: Love, Romance & Chocolate (PG)
  • February 20: The Proposal (PG-13)
  • February 24 &  27: Leap Year (PG)
                 

Monthly Book Clubs
Night Owls Bookclub

​​February 24th @ 6:30pm
Before We Were Yours
by Lisa Wingate






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Mango Languages
Over 70 languages to choose from! 
RBdigital Books
Digital Magazines at your fingertips!
Hoopla
Borrow FREE digital video, music, and audiobooks with your library card. Limit 4 checkouts per month.
Digital Services
Kanopy
Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including documentaries,  indie and classic films, foreign language films, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.  Limit 5 check outs per month.

Can't make it to the Library?  Need something to read or listen to while waiting for your train?  The Township Library is pleased to provide several digital options for you to choose from. 
Overdrive/ Libby
Overdrive is back and better than ever!

Non- Traditional Materials
Our non-traditional materials are special items not typically found in a library setting.
We have featured technology, as well as housewares and specialty hobby equipment.
 Non-traditional materials have a two week loan period. Please return all items inside the Township Library and do not return items to another library or in the book drop.
Our collection includes:
  • Pre-loaded Kindles
    WiFi Hotspots
    Telescopes
    Baking pans
    Candy molds
    Gardening tools and seeds
    Knitting needle set
    Crochet hook set