Adults

  The Adult Department of the Secaucus Public Library provides both research and recreational reading, in addition to public and private study areas, comfortable seating, internet-access computers, and wireless access.

The Adult Department’s fiction and paperback collections include new and classic literature, including Science Fiction, Mysteries, Romance, and many other genres in the general fiction collection. Our collections also include DVDs, audiobooks, music CDs and literacy guides.

We provide access to our reference, research materials and special collections in our upstairs Reference Department, as well as rooms for private study.

Programs

Book a Librarian

Need one-on-one computer help?

Book a 30 minute session with a professional librarian for training in:

Computer and internet instruction
Library catalog and databases
Downloading eBooks and E-mail
Mobile devices & more!

Contact Technology Librarian Lisa Machno at (201) 330-2083 x4005 to book a session.

*Limit 2 sessions per month, per patron.

*Secaucus residents only.

Computer classesSee the Calendar of Events page for dates, times and registration.

Several clubs and groups meet at the library to share common interests and knowledge. New members are always welcome!

Mom’s Time Out – A Book Club for Moms

Calling all moms! The library is happy to announce the start of a new book club just for moms! Come and discuss books, meet other moms and share experiences. The club will meet on the last Monday of every month at 9:45am in the library’s Panasonic Room. Coffee, tea and snacks will be provided. This book club will resume in January. For more information, contact Librarian Lisa Machno at 201-330-2083 x4005.

Nonfiction Book Group to Start at library on January 7th

Secaucus Public Library will offer a nonfiction book discussion 7 p.m. the first Thursday of every month  The group will meet in the NBA conference room on the library’s second floor. Discussions are expected to last between 60 to 90 minutes and are geared towards adults over the age of 18. Registration for the discussion group is strongly encouraged and can be done through the library’s website or by calling library director Jenifer May at 201-330-2083 x4011.

Afternoon Movies
Each Tuesday, the library presents a movie in the Panasonic meeting room. Movies begin at 1:00pm and light refreshments will be served. Movies are for Secaucus residents only.

Daytime Book Group
This group meets at 1:00pm on the second Monday of the month.

Evening Book Group

This group meets at 7:00pm on the fourth Thursday of the month. To join is simple:  just pick up this month’s title at the circulation desk, read it and come to the next meeting. Each book club meets in the second floor NBA meeting room. 

The Millennial Book Club – Will resume Summer 2017

The Secaucus Public Library meeting of the Millennial Book Club will be on August 19th at 6:30pm in the Panasonic room. Light refreshments will be served.  The meetings will continue on the third Friday of every month at the same time. The book club is open to ages 16 to 35. Registration is strongly advised and can be done through the library’s website at secaucus.bccls.org or by calling the library. For more information contact the library at 201-330-2083.

Accountability Club

Secaucus Public Library is pleased to announce a New Club. Many people have goals to accomplish but it can be tough to stay motivated when you have no one to be accountable to. What we will be doing in this club: Discuss our goals, Learn about and set SMART goals, Track your own progress, Show up motivating each other to stay committed to ours plans. Clock in Mondays from 9:30am-10:30am, Have some coffee/tea and healthy snacks. Write down your goals for the week ahead.

Free Citizenship Classes

Want to become a US citizen? Register for FREE classes. For more information call 201-330-2083 x4014.