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Jan Findlay - Jazz Concert

on Mon, 09/17/2012 - 3:41pm

Brilliant jazz vocalist Jan Findlay and her equally talented band are coming  to the Denville Library to play old jazz standards and some newer favorites. Come join us for an evening of unforgettable music!

The College Process – How to present a strong application package

on Mon, 09/17/2012 - 3:39pm

With over 3,500 colleges in the U.S. and admissions becoming increasingly competitive, navigating the complex college admission process can be overwhelming. Maryanne Melnyk is an experienced, certified professional who has helped hundreds of students get into their top choice colleges.  She will host an informative presentation detailing how to put together a strong competitive application package.  

Hidden Valour: Female Soldiers in the American Civil War

on Wed, 08/15/2012 - 12:30pm

Glenn LeBoeuf, of “Let History Live”, will present the fascinating lecture “Hidden Valour: Female Soldiers in the American Civil War” at the Denville Public Library on Thursday September 6th at 7:00 pm in the li

Guitar Concert

on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 12:18pm

Composer and contemporary instrumental guitarist Peter Biedermann will perform at the Denville Public Library on Tuesday July 24th at 7:00 pm. A favorite at the Denville Library Peter will perform his own compositions on several beautiful guitars. You don’t want to miss this truly gifted performer!

The Crusades: Myths and Realities

on Thu, 05/31/2012 - 7:19pm

Come explore the life and adventures of the Crusaders. What were the motives behind the Crusades? How did soldiers adapt and survive in such a hostile environment? How did their actions irrecovably alter the course of European history? 

Explore Ancient Greece!

on Thu, 05/31/2012 - 7:17pm

Join us for another exciting program with the Morris Museum as we travel back in time to walk the streets of ancient Greece! Explore ancient Greek life through examination of common everyday objects such as plates, cups, bowls and lamps.  Listen to stories of the gods they worshipped, and view their images in visually artistic and utilitarian works of arts.  

Women's Self Defense Seminar

on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 1:13pm

A Personal Protection and Situation Awareness Seminar for women will be given at 7:00 pm on Thursday June 7th at the Denville Public Library. This seminar will cover basic self defense techniques, observation and report, situational awareness and avoidance. The class is to provide a basis for immediate ideas and techniques, to boost self confidence and to make you less of a target for possible attack. Taken the class before? Come and refresh your skills!

Story Time and Support

on Thu, 04/26/2012 - 8:39pm

Mom's with little ones newborn to age 5 come by the library meeting room  for some stories, simple crafts and to spend some time talking to other local mom's. Bring concerns, questions or some of those hilarious stories that only mom's have! Light snacks will be provided.

Get the "Bear" Facts! (New Date!)

on Thu, 04/26/2012 - 8:37pm

Michelle Smith, a wildlife biologist with the 

The Art of Bonsai

on Tue, 04/24/2012 - 5:10pm

Local bonsai hobbyist, Michael Markoff presents The Art of Bonsai, a presentation explaining the origins and concepts of this ancient Japanese discipline, and includes the initial designing of a bonsai tree starting with a common garden juniper.