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Randolph Township Free Public Library

Library: Programs & Events

Adults

Need to Register?

Register online by going to our online program calendar & signup. You may also register in person or by calling 973.895.3556 during library hours. Children’s programs requiring registration open on the stated registration date to Randolph residents (including grandparents or other family members who will be escorting the child/children to the program), children who are full-time attendees of schools located in Randolph, and children of parents who work in Randolph. If a children’s program is not at maximum capacity twenty-four hours before the scheduled start time, registration will open to anyone not included in the categories outlined above. Adult programs requiring registration are open to all residents and non-residents ages 14 and over.

Books & Bagels

Date(s): Saturdays
Time: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Books & Bagels is back! The Friends of the Randolph Library resumes its sponsorship of Books & Bagels every Saturday at 9:30 a.m. Do you love to read? Do you want reading suggestions? Then join this informal discussion in the Quiet Study Room. Come meet your neighbors and enjoy a cup of coffee and a bagel. Just drop in, no registration is required. For adults only.

Registration Necessary: No


Knitting Club

Date(s): Second Tuesday of each month
Time: 7:30 p.m.

Calling all knitters! Knitters with all levels of experience are encouraged to attend. There are enough knitting experts on hand to solve almost any problem! Come, bring your latest project or your problem project and knit with us. Crocheters are welcome too! The club meets the second Tuesday each month at 7:30 p.m. No registration needed!

Registration Necessary: No


Mickey Mouse at 90: An Animated Talk with Jeff Ryan

Date(s): Wednesday, May 22
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

In 1928, two best friends invented Mickey Mouse. Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks’s friendship is a story of betrayal, love, war, money, power, tragedy, humor, despair and hope. From his book, A Mouse Divided, Jeff tells the story of the men behind the mouse and the mystery behind the magic.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: February 12


Plant Based Cooking with Chef Matt

Date(s): Wednesday, June 5
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Is it really possible to make an entire meal from only plants? Yes, it is and Chef Matt, a Randolph resident, will tell us how. Whether you are interested in understanding what plant-based cooking is or you simply want to include more plant-based foods into your diet, this introductory class is for you.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: February 12


Brynn Stanley & Dan Crisci: Classic

Date(s): Sunday, June 9
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Brynn Stanley & Dan Crisci treat us to their beautiful interpretations of some favorite American standards, sung with a unique blend from classic vocalists like Ella Fitzgerald & Peggy Lee, to modern stars like Norah Jones and Diana Krall.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: February 12


Tough Gals: The Female Sleuth in Mystery Fiction with Peggy Ehrhart

Date(s): Tuesday, June 11
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

As women’s role in society evolved from housewife to corporate CEO, the image of women in mystery fiction changed. From amateur sleuths, like Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple, to hard-boiled female sleuths modeled on characters like Raymond Chandler’s Philip Marlowe. Join mystery writer and former English professor, Peggy Ehrhart, for a look at how far women have come in the world of the mystery novel.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: February 12