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

We’re Hiring: Adult Services/Reference Library Assistant – Part time

The Denville Public Library is seeking a Library Assistant to join our Reference Team. Applicants should possess strong customer service and computer skills, a working knowledge of library resources (print and digital), and be able to troubleshoot and help library patrons with a wide variety of questions and technology related issues (printing, formatting word documents, navigating websites and social media). Additional responsibilities may include programming for adults, collection development and other special projects. A completed Bachelor’s degree is required. Hours for this position includes evenings and weekends (Monday and Thursday evenings, first and third Saturdays). A background check and fingerprinting is required before employment. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send application materials to Ilene Lefkowitz, Supervising Librarian, Adult Services.

This position is slated to begin late March/early April.


Scheduling Tax Appointments

Denville Library offers anyone — especially people over age 50 and those who cannot afford tax preparation — the opportunity to have their taxes done for free through the AARP.  Please click on the link below and then click on the green box to schedule your appointment.


Below is a link for more information on what to bring with you on the day of the appointment.

The materials to “bring with you” list is accessible via the website:

                                              Tech Connect

Technology marches on, throwing new gadgets and apps at us faster and faster.

Denville Public Library would love to help you keep up.  We can take you from the basics of using a computer all the way to using apps like Word, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint.

Feel left out when someone says “Hey, did you see those great pictures of my grandkids/dog/new house on Facebook”?  We can help. Need to do research  in      online sources or trace your family history?  We’ll show you how.  Want to load audio books or e-books on your phone or tablet?  It’s easier than you think.

Denville Public Library is offering one-on one Tech Connect session to help you with these and lots of other tech issues like:

  • Email Basics
  • How to use a Flash Drive
  • Ipad/Android Help

Contact the library at 973-627-6555 or at with the subject line of Tech Connect and we’ll be happy to help.


One of the Best!

We are thrilled and humbled that the readers of the Daily Record have voted The Denville Public Library as One of the Best Public Libraries of 2018. Thank you! Congratulations to The Roxbury Public Library for being voted The Best and to The Rockaway Township Public Library for also being voted One of the Best.

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 –  Big Little Lies.  Liane Moriarty.

September 12 – In the Midst of Winter.  Isabel Allende

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

November 14 –  And Then There Were None.  Agatha Christie.

December 12  – Girl Waits With Gun.  Amy Stewart.

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.

Upcoming Events


19mar7:00 PMRecycling RightAcceptable and Non-Acceptable Materials7:00 PM Event Type :Adults

21mar3:30 PM- 4:15 PMKindness Club: Maker Projects AT ST. FRANCIS3:30 PM - 4:15 PM Event Type :Children

22mar10:00 AMTake a Breath10:00 AM Event Type :Adults

22mar1:30 PMFriday Film - Alex Cross1:30 PM Event Type :Adults

22mar5:15 PM- 7:15 PMFamily Maker Night! A New Jersey Makers Day Event 🤖5:15 PM - 7:15 PM Event Type :Children

23mar10:00 AM- 10:30 AMSaturday Spring Storytime!10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Children

26mar9:30 AM- 10:30 AMSix Weeks Mindfulness Meditation Workshop (This workshop is full)9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

26mar1:30 PM- 3:30 PMKnitting & Crochet Group1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Event Type :Adults

26mar7:00 PM- 8:00 PMHeart Healthy No Cook Ideas7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

27mar7:00 PMGadget Night!7:00 PM Event Type :Adults

28mar1:30 PMFriday Film - The French Connection1:30 PM Event Type :Adults


2apr9:30 AM- 10:30 AMSix Weeks Mindfulness Meditation Workshop (This workshop is full)9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

3apr7:00 PM- 8:00 PMAdult Craft Night - Stretch Bead Bracelets7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

4apr7:00 PM- 8:00 PMGreek Mythology7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

5apr10:00 AM- 12:00 PMBeginner's Mah Jong10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Event Type :Adults

9apr9:30 AM- 10:30 AMSix Weeks Mindfulness Meditation Workshop (This workshop is full)9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

9apr1:30 PM- 3:30 PMKnitting & Crochet Group1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Event Type :Adults

10apr7:00 PMBook Group7:00 PM Event Type :Adults

12apr10:00 AM- 12:00 PMMah Jong10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Event Type :Adults

16apr7:00 PM- 8:00 PMBirth of Rock-n-Roll Concert7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

19apr10:00 AM- 12:00 PMMah Jong10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Event Type :Adults

23apr9:30 AM- 10:03 AMIntroduction to Reiki9:30 AM - 10:03 AM Event Type :Adults

23apr1:30 PM- 3:30 PMKnitting & Crochet Group1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Event Type :Adults

23apr7:00 PM- 8:00 PMPossessed by Possession: Inspired by the Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning.7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

24apr7:00 PMGadget Night!7:00 PM Event Type :Adults

30apr9:30 AM- 10:30 AM5 Weeks Qi-Gong Workshop9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

30apr7:00 PM- 8:00 PMNutrition Workshop7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults