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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

Psychic Sunday

Date(s): Sunday, October 4
Time: 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Experience the benefits of Reiki, essential oils, holistic modalities, and gain self insight through angel card reading and/or flower reading as well as psychometry. Individual tables will be set up for each topic, and professionals at the ready to serve and explain.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 26

Health Care and Your Retirement

Date(s): Wednesday, October 14
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Join Jonathan LeVar, financial advisor with Edward Jones, to hear the latest information regarding Medicare coverage, traditional medical expenses, long-term medical care expenses and different strategies for addressing uncovered expenses.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 26

Finding Fulfillment after 50 with Diane Lang

Date(s): Wednesday, October 28
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Join Diane Lang, positive living expert, life coach and psychotherapist and explore challenges faced by today’s baby-boomers. Diane will discuss issues that directly impact the 50 plus population such as health choices, finances, the end of long-term relationships and much more. Learn how to embrace challenges and lead a more fulfilling, happier life.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 26

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: New Jersey’s Civil War Generals

Date(s): Wednesday, November 4
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Presented by Dr. David Martin, this is an illustrated lecture of New Jersey’s Civil War generals from the famous (such as Phil Kearny and Judson Kilpatrick) to the good but not so well known (like Joseph Karge and George Bayard); from the controversial (such as George McClellan) to the awful (Joseph Revere and others). The careers and stories of about 20 of the state’s best and worst officers are covered, along with sidelights of other notable leaders, nurses and soldiers.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 26

Cool Jazz with Charlie Jones

Date(s): Sunday, November 8
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Jazz is a genre of music that originated in the Unites States during the late 19th and early 20th century, and has been flourishing ever since. Relax and enjoy the music of Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Duke Ellington, Frank Sinatra, as well as some original tunes.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 26

Faith & Farewell

Date(s): Wednesday, November 18
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Nurturing Your Elderly Parents and Preparing to Say Good-Bye: Join Randolph resident and veteran hospice chaplain Jack DiMatteo for a presentation/discussion regarding the Seven Spiritual Themes of preparing to say farewell to elderly parents. Pastor Jack will share insights gained from his years of counseling thousands of families preparing for the loss.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 26

Tribute to the Rat Pack

Date(s): Sunday, November 22
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Travel back in time to the days when the Rat Pack ruled the night. Dave DeLuca performs his one-man tribute to the swingin’ sounds of the iconic Las Vegas trio: Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Frank Sinatra.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: September 4

Songs of the Season Sung by Robin Greenberg Duo

Date(s): Sunday, December 6
Time: 2:00 p.m.

A multi-cultural musical celebration of winter holidays including Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa. Songs are sung in English, Hebrew, Ladino, Spanish, German, Swedish and Yoruban, and performed on guitar, flute, violin and percussion including jingle bells.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 26