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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


Living by Design, Rather than Default

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

Diane Penola, MA will present this interactive workshop focusing on creating strategies to promote positive change. Attendees will go home with tools to enhance daily living. Check out her website: http://www.RoundTableCoaching.com. Snow date—January 14.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 23


The Infinite Variety of Shakespeare’s Women

Date(s): Wednesday, January 15
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Veteran actress Ellen Barry takes her audience on a memorable journey as she performs and discusses a wide range of the Bard’s female characters. Snow date: January 22.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 23


Night & Day: Music of Cole Porter with the Laura Hull Jazz Trio

Date(s): Sunday, January 19
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Paying tribute to the great Cole Porter, Laura Hull features music from the stage and film, delivered in the spirit of a sophisticated party reminiscent of Porter’s legendary soirees in Paris and New York. Snow date—January 26.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 27


Scholarship Strategies: Finding and Winning the Money You Need

Date(s): Tuesday, January 21
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Jean O’Toole, co-founder of Connections101, supplies invaluable information to help you get started in the right direction. Visit her website: http://www.connections101.com. Snow date—January 28.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 23


Summiting Mt. Everest—My Journey

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

On May 18, 2018 Randolph resident Dan Stringham, set foot on the top of Mt. Everest. Come hear Dan, an experienced high-altitude mountaineer, talk about the climb and the lessons he learned along the trail. Snow date—February 12.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 23


Line Dancing with Tom “Norm” Daly

Date(s): Mondays, February 10, 24 and March 16, 23
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Back by popular demand! Whether a beginner or seasoned line dancer, come enjoy the fun. Attend as few or as many classes as fit your schedule. No need to register—just bring your dancing shoes!

Registration Necessary: No


Morris County Vocational School District Information Session

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

Career and technical education programs for high school students in Morris County. Snow date—February 18.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 23


Music for Valentine’s Day “Love Never Dies” with Lisa Dellarosa

Date(s): Sunday, February 16
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Lisa Dellarossa treats us to a selection of songs celebrating all kinds of love throughout the decades, both happy and sad. Snow date—February 23.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 27


Home Staging: Homes Make First Impressions Too!

Date(s): Wednesday, March 4
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Virna Cothrin of Cothrin Images will present this exciting program. Whether you are selling your home, renting it out, or even just hosting a party, it’s important to consider staging and presentation. Join us as we discuss simple and effective techniques to organize and showcase your home.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 23


The Keto Lifestyle

Date(s): Tuesday, March 10
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Thinking about making keto your lifestyle change? There are many benefits to going keto! Chef Theresa Navarro of Jeremiah’s Catering & Cooking will present this cooking demonstration to teach us all a few new recipes. Snow date—March 17.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 23


Irish Music with Danny & the Boys

Date(s): Sunday, March 15
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the music of Ireland.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 27


Remembering the Women of the American Revolution

Date(s): Tuesday, March 31
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Who: Ages 14 & up

Abigail Adams, in a letter to John dated March 31,1776, exhorted him to “Remember the Ladies.” Joel Farkas will present this lively discussion of women of the American Revolution.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: November 27