Opening Hours

Monday 9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

May Computer Classes

Below are the computer classes we will be offering for the month of May. Please note that registration is required for all programs. To register, click on the event below each class description, and then choose RSVP – YES 

Learn about the Library Databases
This class will focus on using Research Databases such as Reference USA, Jersey Clicks, My Heritage Library Edition as well as the web links on the Denville Library website.
Prerequisites: Must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse

Saturday, May 5th at 2:30 pm

5may2:30 PM- 3:30 PMComputer ClassLearn How to use our Databases2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Event Type :Adults

Computer Basics

For beginners of all ages.  Learn the basics about a computer workstation from the keyboard and monitor to the mouse and more.  Explore how to find your files, run multiple programs, saving documents to a USB drive, and sourcing images.

Wednesday, May 9th at 2:30 pm

9may2:30 PM- 3:30 PMComputer ClassComputer Basics2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Event Type :Adults

2018 Book Group


January 10 –   Underground Railroad.  Colson Whitehead

February 14  – Dean and Me.  Jerry Lewis

March 14  – The Floating World.  C. Morgan Babst

April 11  – Hillbilly Elegy.  JD Vance

May 9 –  Into the Water.  Paula Hawkins

June 13  – Caroline.  Sarah Miller

July 11  – Catcher in the Rye.  JD Salinger

August 8 –  To be determined

September 12 –  The Rent Collector.  Cameron Steve Wright

October 10  – Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI.  David Grann.

November 14 –  In the Midst of Winter.  Isabel Allende

December 12  – Lost History of Stars.  Dave Boling

Join us for our informal Book Club.  We meet the second Wednesday of the month at 7pm in the meeting room at the Denville Library.  Questions?  Please contact Librarian Ilene Lefkowitz at the library.  Titles are subject to change.  The book group is currently not accepting new members, we are at maximum capacity.

Museum Pass Program


The Denville Public Library offers museum passes FREE of charge to Denville Residents to the following museums:

Frequently Asked Questions

Who may borrow a pass?  

Adults with a Denville Library card in good standing with no outstanding fines or fees  may borrow Museum passes.  Passes can only be picked up by the person who made the reservation.  Passes may not be picked up by other family members.  Museum reservation form must be filled out at the Denville Public Library by the Denville Library Cardholder.

Loan Period

Passes are loaned for three days.  One pass per household at any given time.  Passes may NOT be renewed.

How Do I reserve a pass?

Call or come into the Denville Library and stop at the Circulation Desk.  You must have your Library Card present to reserve a pass.

How often may I reserve a pass?

You may reserve one pass per museum per 30 day period.  During Denville School vacation periods you may be limited to a maximum number of pass reservations during a specific week.   Only one pass may be reserved per family for the same day.

Can I cancel my reservation

Pass reservations may be canceled up to one day in advance over the phone or in person.  If a pass has already been picked up, it must be returned to the Denville Public Library upon cancelling the reservation.

When may I pick up my reserved pass?

You may pick up your pass either the day before your reservation or the day of your reservation.  You MUST have your library card in order to pick up a museum pass.

When and how must I return a pass?

Museum Passes must be returned to the Denville Library on the next day that the Library is open.  Passes may NOT be left in the book drop.  Museum passes must be handed to a staff member.

What if I return it late or if I lose it?

If passes are not returned on time, the fine per day is $5.00.  In the case of a lost pass, patrons will be charged for a new pass at the current rate of membership.

What passes are available?

  • The Grounds for Sculpture – admission for up to four (4) people.  Open Tuesday – Sunday. Closed Mondays.
  • Imagine That!!! – admission for up to four (4) people.  Open Tuesday – Sunday.  Closed Mondays. ** Closed for renovation beginning 7/28/17.  Expected to reopen 11/17
  • The Intrepid Sea and Air Space Museum – admission for up to six (6) people.  Open 7 days a week.

What do passes cover?

Passes cover admission fees but not special events/exhibits.  Please call the museum for specifics.

Passes for Grounds for Sculpture are not valid on the following dates:

  • Sunday, May 14, 2017 (Mother’s Day)
  • Saturday, June 3, 2017 (Open 10am – 2pm)
  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 (GFS 25th Anniversary Event)
  • Sunday, September 24, 2017 (Annual GFS Fundraiser)
  • Thursday, November 23, 2017 (Thanksgiving Day)
  • Sunday, December 24, 2017 (Christmas Eve)
  • Monday, December 25, 2017 (Christmas Day)
  • Sunday, December 31, 2017 (New Year’s Eve) Open 10am – 2pm

Have more questions?  Call the Library at 973-627-6555.

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Wireless Printing

wireless-printing-flyer for Black and White Printouts – 10 cents each (pay at the Library)

Send an email to for Color Printouts – 50 cents each (pay at the Library)

Click HERE to upload your file to be printed


Upcoming Events


26apr7:00 PMMaking Your Business More Energy Efficient7:00 PM Event Type :Adults

27apr10:00 AM- 12:00 PMGenetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Event Type :Adults

27apr1:30 PMFriday Film - The Queen1:30 PM Event Type :Adults

28apr10:00 AM- 11:00 AMSaturday Storytime: Animal Shenanigans!10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Event Type :Children

Upcoming Events

26apr7:00 PMMaking Your Business More Energy Efficient7:00 PM Event Type :Adults

27apr10:00 AM- 12:00 PMGenetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Event Type :Adults

27apr1:30 PMFriday Film - The Queen1:30 PM Event Type :Adults

28apr10:00 AM- 11:00 AMSaturday Storytime: Animal Shenanigans!10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Event Type :Children

1may7:00 PM- 8:00 PMDenville Writer's Group7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

2may7:00 PM- 8:00 PMiPad Users Group7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

3may10:00 AM- 10:30 AMYoga Storytime10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Children

3may6:00 PM- 6:30 PMEvening Storytime: Star Wars!6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Event Type :Children

4may10:00 AM- 12:00 PMMah Jong10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Event Type :Adults

4may1:30 PMFriday Film - The Red Violin1:30 PM Event Type :Adults