Friends’ Concerts & Programs

Members of the Friends of the Bernardsville Public Library spend a significant amount of time each year interviewing, auditioning, selecting and funding extraordinary programs. The Sundays at Three concerts begin at 3:00 pm. Doors open at 2:45 pm. Attendance is free and registration is not required; just come and enjoy!

Upcoming Events

04/26/2019
2:00 PM

Friday Afternoon at the Movies: "Won't You Be My Neighbor?"

Our movie this month is “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” (2018), an intimate portrait of Fred Rogers, a creative genius who inspired generations of children with compassion and limitless imagination. His show “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” was one of the longest-running series on PBS. It wrapped production in 2000 after 31 seasons, but PBS continuously ran reruns of the series through August 2008. Our movie series is funded by the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. Free. Advance sign-up is requested, but not required. Click here to sign up.

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04/28/2019
3:00 PM

Viva Vallenato! Folk Music of Colombia

Viva Vallenato Band

The Viva Vallenato Cumbia Band will perform the electrifying folk music of Colombia, South America for our Sundays at Three concert. The rhythms will make you dance! The accordion will sing to your soul! These happy songs contain the cultural memory of a people with roots in Africa, Native America and Europe. Learn the stories behind this unique music, and come dance the cumbia with Viva Vallenato! This program is funded by gifts to the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. Free. No sign-up is needed. Doors open at 2:45 pm.

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05/24/2019
2:00 PM

Friday Afternoon at the Movies: "The Last Suit"

Our movie this month is “The Last Suit” (2018). An 88-year-old Jewish tailor named Abraham embarks on a long journey to try and find the man who saved him from certain death during the Holocaust. This film is in Spanish with subtitles. Our movie series is funded by the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. Free. Advance sign-up is requested, but not required. Click here to sign up.

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06/07/2019
10:00 AM

Seniors' Day - with America's Sweethearts

Join us for a free continental breakfast at Seniors’ Day, hosted by the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. We’ll also hear America’s Sweethearts singing selections from the Great American Songbook, classic Broadway, pop tunes from the 1950s, and jazz! America loved the swinging sounds of female close-harmony groups even before The Andrews Sisters hit the airwaves in 1937, but you’ll hear those great vintage songs with fresh ears when America’s Sweethearts take the stage in their fresh and vibrant show! These New York City-based ladies have performed across the USA getting crowds tapping their feet to hits like “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy” as they celebrate history through their crystal-clear harmony and colorful costumes. Free. Advance sign-up is required. Click here to sign up.

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06/28/2019
2:00 PM

Friday Afternoon at the Movies: "Three Identical Strangers"

Our movie this month is “Three Identical Strangers” (2018).  Identical triplets become separated at birth and are adopted by three different families. Years later, their amazing reunion becomes a global sensation, but it also unearths an unimaginable secret that has radical repercussions. Our movie series is funded by the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. Free. Advance sign-up is requested, but not required. Click here to sign up.

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