La La Land Movie Night
The Library is pleased to show LaLaLand on Thursday, April 27th at 6:30pm. Winner of 6 Academy Awards® including Best Director LaLaLand is a cinematic treasure for the ages that you'll fall in love with again and again. Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star as Mia and Sebastian, an actress and a jazz musician pursuing their Hollywood dreams - and finding each other - in a vibrant celebration of hope, dreams, and love. PG-13 128 min
Bob Dylan Tribute Concert
A Bob Dylan tribute concert will be held on Sunday, May 7 at 3pm.
Hillbilly Elegy Book Talk & Discussion
Join Ramapo College Instructor, Michael DiBartolomeo, for a book talk and discussion of the bestselling J.T. Vance book, Hillbilly Elegy. Thursday, May 11 at 7:30pm.
French Literature in the North
Tuesday, May 16 10-11:30am.
FRENCH LITERATURE NORTH OF THE BORDER
Most Americans are unaware of the vibrant literary world which exists north of our border, both in French and in English. Westwood resident, and excellent lecturer, Lorraine Garrand will discuss one of the award winning novels which she has included in her series "French Literature North of the Border" presented at the Institute of New Dimensions. The Knife on the Table by Jacques Godbout is a novel of love, loss and violence during the Separatist movement which rocked Quebec Province in the 1960's. To those interested, this translation is available on amazon.com.
Obtaining Foreign Genealogy Records - Thursday May 18th at 7 pm
Learn how to find genealogy records from Europe, Great Britain, Ireland and more. Resources include websites, private search firms and more. Please register.
Lincoln Center Series (Thursdays at 2 pm)
May 18th - Simple Gifts: The Chamber Music Society at Shaker Village - The Chamber Music Society takes to the road, performing in one of the country’s most beautiful historic sites: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill in Kentucky. Performing Copland's "Appalachian Spring," the ensemble draws connections between life on the frontier, the art of making music, and the quest for transcendence in American life.
June 15th - From Bocelli to Barton: Richard Tucker Opera Gala
Renée Fleming and 2015 Richard Tucker Award winner Jamie Barton are joined by Andrea Bocelli, Lawrence Brownlee and other great voices for one of the perennial highlights of the opera season.
Dawn Finn Clean Up
All our welcome to join in the Library's annual front yard clean up in memory of Dawn Finn. For more about the Dawn Finn project, click here. Saturday, May 20 at 9am.
Mother's Jazz Concert
In honor of Mother's Day and Mothers, the Library will be hosting a Sunday afternoon Jazz concert on May 21st at 3 pm. Perfect for after brunch or before dinner with your favorite woman, Mom.
Coping with Behavior Changes from Alzheimer's Disease
Monday, May 22 at 1pm. Behavioral changes in Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia can pose concerns for family caregivers. As the disease progresses, behavior often becomes the primary way people with the disease communicate their needs. Learn why the behavior changes and how to cope. Register above.
My Old Lady (French Film)
Hosted by our favorite film buffs, Roger & Pauline Anthony, please join us on Thursday May 25 at 7pm to screen, My Old Lady staring Kevin Kline, Kriten Scott Thomas and Maggie Smith.
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Hidden in Plain Sight
Do you know where teens hide their stash? Do you know about the current drug trends? This program for parents/caregivers only. Registration required. Email Stephanie Hartman at email@example.com or (201) 634-2741 or www.eventbrite.com or visit bergenhealth.org
Sponsored by: The Bergen County Division of Addiction Services’s County Municipal Alliance Program, the Borough of Westwood and the Township of Washington.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 7:00—9:15 pm Doors Open at 6:15 pm Westwood Regional Jr./Sr. High School 701 Ridgewood Road Township of Washington, NJ 07676
Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey One Book One Community
Check out the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey's One Book One Community program. https://www.jfnnj.org/onebook Lots of interesting programs and book discussions. Let There Be Water by Seth M. Siegel is the One Book and discussion on Wednesday, May 10 at 7pm.