The Secaucus Public Library is proud to again be hosting a local chapter of In Less Chaos, a meeting group centered on finding solutions to home violence. The meetings will take place from 1pm-2pm on the following Saturdays: May 16th, June 20th and July 25th. The meeting will take place in the Panasonic room located on the second floor of the library. Registration is suggested, but not mandatory. For more information visit the Floor It website at www.flooritllc.com. To register, call the library at 201-330-2083 or register online using the library's events calendar at secaucuslibrary.org.
Free English Classes at the Secaucus Public Library
The Secaucus Library is pleased to offer free English classes to foreign language speaking adults who wish to learn the English language. Classes are being taught by community leader and activist, Dr. Tinia Bland. Classes will be held on Mondays only, for 7 consecutive weeks, starting Monday, May 4th through Monday, June 15th, from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Classes are open to English learners of different levels. If interested please call 201-330-2083 Ext. 4014, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adult Literacy Volunteers Needed!
The Secaucus Public Library and Business Resource Center is looking for volunteer tutors. If you are enthusiastic, patient, encouraging, and desiring to help others learn the English language, WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU. No experience required.
On the last Friday of every month, beginning on January 30th the library will be opening its doors to students ages 11-18 in order to provide a space for them to engage in fun friendly competition! We have board games, featuring chess and Candyland, as well as Operation, Cranium, and Scrabble. Winners of the chess/Candyland tournament will win a free book, courtesy of our Youth Services Department! In addition, there is also an Xbox 360 that will be available for the students to use which will be stocked with games. The action will take place in the Panasonic Room. For more information, call Technology Librarian, Lisa Ferzola @ 201-330-2083 x 4005.
Free movies for Secaucus' adult residents at the Secaucus Public Library and Business Resource Center on Tuesdays, beginning at 1pm. The movies are selected by Richard Gantzhorn, Technical Service Coordinator, and are shown on a large screen television on the 2nd floor Panasonic Room. Light refreshments will also be provided.
The movies selected for May are as follows:
May 5th: Foxcatcher
with Steve Carell, Channing Tatum and Mark Ruffalo (R 134 min)
May 12th: Imitation Game
with Benedict Cumberbatch and Kiera Knightley ( PG-13 113 min)
May 19th: Interstellar
with Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway (PG-13 169 min)
May 26th: Whiplash
with J.K. Simmons and Miles Teller (R 105 min)