Pop-Up Air & Space Museum: 72 hours of displays and happenings, July 17-20!

July 17, 2017 by
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07/17/2017 3:00 PM Pop-Up Air & Space Museum: 72 hours of displays and happenings, July 17-20!Courtesy of Bedwell School students and their advisor, Mr. Allen Thurlow, the library will host a display of models from the school’s 2017 Air and Space Museum event. During 72 hours, beginning around 4:00 pm on Monday, July 17, the library will be scheduling special programs (like the solar eclipse program listed below), and there will be space-related activities to try at various locations around … Continue reading

Making Math Magical

July 24, 2017 by
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07/24/2017 7:00 PM Making Math MagicalWhile summer is the perfect time to catch up on math or get ahead, students typically lose 2.6 months of grade level learning in math each summer.  Come learn how you can use the summer so your child can catch up or get ahead with math without having it be a boring, stressful chore. Presented by Rebecca Zook, a math mastery mentor and joyful learning expert with over 13 years of experience as a thought … Continue reading

Born To Run

July 25, 2017 by
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07/25/2017 10:30 AM Born To RunMemoirs & Coffee – with Pat Kennedy-Grant Born to Run (2016) • Bruce Springsteen No sign-up is needed. Just come! Read more…

J Emanuel  Chocolatier – Taste & Learn!

July 25, 2017 by
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07/25/2017 7:00 PM J Emanuel  Chocolatier – Taste & Learn!Chocolatier Mike Canzano will lead us on a chocolate journey! It will begin with a tasting of different types of chocolate. He will then discuss uses and sources of chocolate and show examples of molds. This program is for adults and children ages 10 years and up. Space is limited and registration is required. Free. Please click here to register. Read more…

Make YOUR Difference

July 26, 2017 by
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07/26/2017 7:00 PM Make YOUR DifferenceEven though it doesn’t feel like it at times, you absolutely have the ability to make a positive difference in the world. Throughout this workshop series, Professional Inspirer Andrea Mastrobattista will help you uncover what makes you unique and then cultivate those talents and skills so that you are making YOUR difference every day.  Says Ms. Mastrobattista, “The traits that make you different from everyone else are quite helpful when you encounter bumps in the … Continue reading

Friday Afternoon Movie: “The Great Gatsby”

July 28, 2017 by
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07/28/2017 2:00 PM Friday Afternoon Movie: "The Great Gatsby"Watch “The Great Gatsby” (2013) and talk about it afterwards with the group. Based on the book by F. Scott Fitzgerald, the cast includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan, Isla Fisher, and Joel Edgerton.  Our Friday afternoon movie series funded by gifts to the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. Free.  Click here to sign up. Read more…

Summer Sizzle: Paintings by Medy Bozkurtian

July 29, 2017 by
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07/29/2017 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Summer Sizzle: Paintings by Medy BozkurtianOn the French Riviera On view: July 5-30, 2017 Paintings in pastel, oil and acrylic.  Ms. Bozkurtian describes her artwork as “greatly influenced by my world travels and inspired by my love of music, people and nature. I endeavor to capture the essence and spirit of my diverse range of subjects with expressive realism and a touch of impressionism. Music is an integral part of the creative process for … Continue reading

Senior on the Move?

August 2, 2017 by
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08/02/2017 7:00 PM Senior on the Move?Are you a senior looking to downsize? Interested in relocating to a community filled with others your age who share your interests? Facing a growing need for care for yourself or a loved one? Interested in assisted living and concerned about how you will be able to afford a facility? If you answered, “yes” to any of these questions, then come to this presentation by Jim Tretola, Certified Senior Advisor of Care Patrol, and Attorney Andrea R. … Continue reading

Tai Chi / Qigong Demonstration

August 8, 2017 by
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08/08/2017 7:00 PM Tai Chi / Qigong DemonstrationPeople practice Qigong and Tai Chi to maintain health, promote healing, and integrate their body-mind-spirit. Daily practice  is believed to create a balanced life style of greater harmony, stability, and enjoyment. Poornima Paranjpe, a certified Qigong and Tai Chi Easy™ Practice Leader, will lead a 60-minute class demonstrating how to improve strength, coordination, conditioning, and mental well-being as well as reduce stress. The program will include a talk and audience participation. Free. Advance sign-up is requested. … Continue reading

Egypt: The Sands of Time

August 9, 2017 by
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08/09/2017 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Egypt: The Sands of TimeFelucca on the Nile River at Sunset Artist’s reception and talk: Wednesday, August 9, 6:30-8:30 pm On view: August 1-30, 2017 This exhibition of photographs by Douglas Munch will display images of ancient and modern Egypt that Munch made in November and December, 2016 during his journey along the Nile River. The photographs will offer the viewer impressions of the simultaneously timeless and modern natures of Egypt. Photographs of both antiquities and modern … Continue reading

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