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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

Costume Jewelry: A Cultural Stroll through the Decades

Date(s): Wednesday, October 22
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Once referred to as “junk jewelry,” learn why inexpensive fakes have become prized collectibles in today’s market. Marilyn Visakay will bring some fine examples. Attendees are encouraged to bring their favorite pieces.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 12

Michael Tate & 3D Ritmo de Vida

Date(s): Sunday, October 26
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Concert featuring original Latin-tropical music with a New York attitude and swing.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 12

Friends of the Randolph Library 50 Book Challenge

Date(s): Saturday, November 1
Time: 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m.

The Fifty Book Challenge, sponsored by the Friends of the Randolph Library, is a celebration for all adults and young adults who love to read. Attendees are asked to bring a list of the books they have read in the past twelve months, and to come prepared to mention which two books were their most and least favorite reads, and why. The lists will be compiled and e-mailed to each attendee after the event. Not to worry… Fifty is a goal, not a requirement to attend! A light lunch will be served. Registration is required.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: October 14

Love Songs from Around the World

Date(s): Sunday, November 16
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Richard & Rebecca perform music from classic folk tunes to opera, Jennifer Lopez to Andrea Bocelli.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 12

Food as Medicine

Date(s): Wednesday, November 19
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Plant-based whole foods are the most powerful disease modifying tools available to the medical practitioner. Learn how chronic illness is prevented and reversed using these foods. Ronald Weiss, MD presenter.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 12

Annual Cookie Exchange

Date(s): Tuesday, December 2
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Bake a batch of your favorite holiday cookie (about 2 dozen cookies) and attach the recipe. Bring a second container to take home an assortment of cookies to share with family and friends.  Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 12

Holiday Classics Sung in English and Italian

Date(s): Sunday, December 14
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Welcome the season with Hanukkah and Christmas songs and arias, with a few surprises thrown in. Salvatore Chiarelli performs.

Registration Necessary: Yes    Registration Starts: August 12