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Library: Programs & Events


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. Unless otherwise noted, only Randolph residents are eligible to attend children’s programs that require registration.

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

How to Sell Online

Date(s): Wednesday, May 3
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Everybody’s selling! Who’s buying? Learn how to get maximum value for your items. Certified antique appraiser and long-time dealer, Alan Snyder, will give advice on how to sell your pieces. Get the inside scoop on what professional dealers do to buy, price and sell. It’s not what you think!

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: January 30

The Devil and the Farmer’s Wife: Traditional American Ballads and Folksongs

Date(s): Sunday, May 7
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Folksongs travel through history, and history travels through folksongs. Join folksinger, storyteller and autoharp virtuoso, Oregon’s own Adam Miller and enjoy his time-honored traditional folksongs and ballads; the songs of America‚Äôs heritage, a window into the soul of our nation in its youth.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: January 30

The Psychic Connection

Date(s): Wednesday, May 24
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Psychic-medium, Silvia Rossi, offers insight into the unique world of mediumship and spirit communication. This program will include readings by Silvia of randomly selected audience members.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: January 30

That’s Amore: A Century of Dean Martin (1917-2017)

Date(s): Sunday, June 4
Time: 2:00 p.m.

June 7, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Dean Martin, one of the most popular and enduring American entertainers of the mid-20th century. Dean was nicknamed the King of Cool for his seemingly effortless charisma and self-assuredness. He and Jerry Lewis partnered in the acclaimed comedy team of Martin and Lewis. A member of the original Rat Pack, Dean was a movie and TV star. Dave DeLuca imitates Martin’s relaxed, warbling crooning voice as he performs Dean’s signature songs.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: January 30

Public Polling: How Does It Work?

Date(s): Wednesday, June 7
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Public opinion polls are ubiquitous, and yet rarely understood. Krista Jenkins, professor of political science at FDU and executive director of Public Mind, examines the art and science behind public opinion polls, both in regard to how they are properly (and improperly) conducted, and how they should be understood and used in democratic societies such as ours.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: January 30