Special Saturday Inspect Your Gadget Class!

Saturday, September 9, at 11 am – 3 pm

Need help figuring out your new phone, tablet, e-reader, or laptop? Want to find out about the free e-resources available to you with your library card? Bring your charged-up device & we will answer all your questions! For more information, contact Laurie at 201-343-4169 x17 or laurie.meeske@hackensack.bccls.org.

Adult Craft Night Out!

Tuesday, September 12, at 7:00 pm

Calling all adults! Come get your craft on and decorate your very own tote bag, perfect to take home all of your library items! All materials provided. Space is limited, and registration is required. To register, contact Barb at 201-343-4169 x19 or schuit@hackensack.bccls.org.

At Home Companions Recruitment Event

Wednesday, September 13, at 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

At Home Companions is a private home care agency located in Hackensack. They are looking to hire full- and part-time NJ Certified Home Health Aids. Requirements for employment: CHHA, must drive and own car, must be legal to work in the U.S.. Please register if you would like a pre-screening interview. To register, or for questions, call Stacey at 201-525-0607. For more info go to athomecompanions.com.

Adult Coloring Club

Tuesdays, September 12 & 26, at 10:00 -11:00 am

Please join us for this activity that will help bring you stress relief and lots of enjoyment. All materials are provided. No commitment necessary, just come as you’re able. Questions? Contact Barb at 201-343-4169 x19 or schuit@hackensack.bccls.org.

Essential Oils: Fall Edition

Tuesday, September 19, at 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Local holistic health coach Donna Barrett is back to show us how to make samples of sugar scrub and hand cleaner to take home. Sign up at johnsonlib.org (click on Calendar), or 201-343-4169 x22 or catherine.folk- pushee@hackensack.bccls.org

Veterans’ Benefits Information

Friday, August 25 – Drop in anytime between 1 – 3 PM

Come and find out about your VA benefits. Vet Center Services include Readjustment Counseling, Marital and Family Counseling, Substance abuse information and referral, Referral for benefits assistance, and more!

Lord of the Rings Pub Trivia

Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 7:00 pm at the Poitin Still

Let us know you’re coming! Find us on Facebook @JPLPUB TRIVIA. Held at the Poitin Still – 774 Main St., Hackensack. Trivia game is free to play, but the library does not provide food and drinks for this event.

Free Women’s Car Care Clinic!

Wednesday, September 20, at 7:00 pm

Ladies, do you feel intimidated when speaking with a mechanic about car care service? Feel empowered, instead! Bovan’s Auto Services has created a comprehensive car care clinic for women designed to educate you on the basics of understanding your vehicle,and the care it needs Please register with Barb at 201-343-4169 x19 or schuit@hackensack.bccls.org.

Expungement Seminar

Friday, September 22, at 1:30 – 3:00 pm

Learn how to clear your criminal record. Join us as attorneys from Northeast NJ Legal Services provide information on your eligibility for expungement. Questions? Call N.E. NJ Legal Services –

Open Mic Night Featuring Kenny Cunningham

Thursday, September 28, at 7:00 pm

Kenny is a critically acclaimed and highly sought-after acoustic musician
Following the headline act, share YOUR talent or just stay and enjoy the fresh local acts! Singers, instrumentalists, jugglers, magicians, comedians and more! Keep in mind that this program is intended for adults. Some content may not be suitable for children.

Fall Piano Concert – Notes of Joy!

Saturday, September 23, at 3:00 pm

Come and experience the amazing music presented by young and talented pianists who have won awards in various piano competitions and have played recitals in prestigious concert halls such as Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall and NJPAC. Everyone is welcome!