Meet Carolyn Murnick, Author of “The Hot One”

September 24, 2017 by
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09/24/2017 3:00 PM Meet Carolyn Murnick, Author of "The Hot One"Carolyn Murnick, author of “The Hot One,” a compelling murder mystery and an affecting portrait of female friendship, will talk about her newly published book with Taffy Brodesser-Akner, a New York Times and New York Times Magazine staff writer. Growing up in Bernardsville, Carolyn and her friend Ashley were inseparable, but as teenagers they began to drift apart. Carolyn ended up at Columbia University, and Ashley moved to Los Angeles, where her … Continue reading

Hillbilly Elegy

September 26, 2017 by
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09/26/2017 10:30 AM Hillbilly ElegyMemoirs & Coffee – with Pat Kennedy-Grant Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis  (2016) • J.D.Vance No sign-up is needed. Just come! Read more…

Egypt: Sands of Time, Part II

September 26, 2017 by
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09/26/2017 7:00 PM Egypt: Sands of Time, Part IIGreat Obelisk of Ramses II In this, the second part of the “Sands of Time” program on ancient Egypt, Dr. Doug Munch will discuss the prominence of the Egyptian gods and the development and use of a written language. Both played critical roles in recorded ancient Egyptian history as we understand it today. Audience members will also learn how to read some hieroglyphs. Dr. Munch’s photographs will help to illustrate this talk. Free. … Continue reading

Gardening Apps

September 27, 2017 by
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09/27/2017 2:00 PM Gardening AppsWhat is that leaf and why is it brown? Apps to help your garden grow. Gardening apps are sprouting up as fast as weeds in summer. From planning to planting, we’ll take an eclectic look at free and low-cost apps for amateurs and experienced gardeners alike. Got an app you love?—let’s talk about that too! Free. Advance sign-up is required. Click here to sign up. [This class will also be held at Bernards Township Library on … Continue reading

Connections: Pastels by Linda Schwartz

September 28, 2017 by
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09/28/2017 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Connections: Pastels by Linda SchwartzJumbo Gumballs On view: September 5-28, 2017 Warren resident Linda Schwartz has been interested in drawing since childhood and took photography, pottery and sculpture classes in college. She has studied portraiture and painting with Enrique Flores-Galbis, Andrea Gianchiglia and Anne Kullaf at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey in Summit and the Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster. Her work has been shown in juried and solo shows in … Continue reading

Sundays At Three: NJ Chamber Players

October 1, 2017 by
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10/01/2017 3:00 PM Sundays At Three: NJ Chamber PlayersMetropolitan Orchestra of New Jersey Chamber Players, consisting of principal musicians of the orchestra, will perform well-known classical and light classical selections including works by Mozart, Beethoven, and Gershwin. Our musicians will be Ashley Horne and Dustin Weinstein on violin, Peggy Reynolds on viola, and James Celestino on cello. Doors open at 2:45 pm. Free. This concert is funded by the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. No sign-up is needed. Read more…

A Small Thing But My Own: Photographs by Jim DelGiudice

October 3, 2017 by
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10/03/2017 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM A Small Thing But My Own: Photographs by Jim DelGiudiceNot One More Step! On view: October 3-30, 2017 Artist’s Reception: Sunday, October 8, 2:00-4:00 pm A lifetime New Jersey resident, exhibitor Jim DelGiudice picked up a camera for the first time in 1979 and has been documenting the local scene ever since. This show consists of a set of mostly unexhibited and unpublished pictures with surprising details. At once ironic and sentimental in nature, they’ve provided … Continue reading

Travel Apps

October 6, 2017 by
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10/06/2017 10:30 AM Travel AppsTravel apps allow you to research unfamiliar places, listen to audio tours, turn photos into postcards and more.  Learn about the latest travel organization tips and tricks and put the days of traveling with stacks of printed confirmations and tour books behind you! Free. Advance sign-up is required. Click here to sign up. [This class will also be held at Bernards Township Library on Monday, October 2 at 7:00 pm.] Read more…

Shows for Days

October 7, 2017 by
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10/07/2017 11:00 AM Shows for DaysSaturday Samplers Shows for Days (2015), a play • Douglas Carter Beane The group will attend a performance of the play by the Chester Theatre Group before our meeting to discuss it. Details will be arranged at the September meeting. No sign-up is needed for the book group. Just come! Read more…

Keep This, Toss That!

October 11, 2017 by
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10/11/2017 7:00 PM Keep This, Toss That!Join us for a humorous look at the common pitfalls of getting organized. Put an end to procrastinating! Come listen to organizing humorist™ Jamie Novak as she explains where to begin organizing; what to toss and how to let go; how to trim your to-do list; and how to clear clutter and store stuff. Along with a good laugh, you will walk away with tips on how to clean your closets and make those … Continue reading

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