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.

Wireless Printing


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main-denville-township-bw@printspots.com for Black and White Printouts – 10 cents each (pay at the Library)

Send an email to main-denville-township-color@printspots.com for Color Printouts – 50 cents each (pay at the Library)

Click HERE to upload your file to be printed

 

TumbleBooks

An online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format  they’ll love.  It is a fun site for children that promotes literacy. Read a book, listen to a book, or play a game – all online.

 

Backpack Kits FAQ

The Denville Library will begin circulating Backpack Kits.  There are three backpack kits: Astronomy, Geocaching and Hiking.

How long does each backpack go out for? 

Each backpack will circulate as a unit for one week.

Who can take one out?

Limited currently to Denville Cardholders over 18 with no blocks on their cards

Can I place one on hold?

Backpacks may be placed on hold by Denville cardholders over 18 only

How do I return it?

Backpacks MUST be returned in person to Denville Public Library

Is there a late charge?

A late charge of $5.00 per day will be charged for each day the pack is late.

What’s in the backpacks?

Each backpack has books related to the topic, a first aid kit, a journal to share your experiences, a safety whistle and a bear bell.

  • Geocaching kit also contains a handheld GPS unit, binoculars, a flashlight and a magnifying glass to help you find those tricky caches!
  • The Astronomy kit also contains a starscope, a star chart and a red flashlight.
  • The Hiking kit also contains a compass and trail maps.

What happens if I lose a piece?

Replacement costs for individual items will be given if needed.

 

Backpacks for an afternoon/evening of activity now available at the Denville Public Library!

Curious about hiking?  Geocaching?  Astronomy or Birdwatching?  Don’t have the equipment or necessary tools?  The Denville Library is happy to announce that we have backpack kits ready for Denville residents to borrow filled with almost all you will need to go birdwatching, stargazing, hiking or geocaching!  Each backpack contains items one would need such as binoculars for birdwatching, a handheld GPS unit for geocaching, a compass and trail maps for hiking and a starscope and star chart for stargazing. Each kit comes with related books, safety whistles, bear bells and first aid kits along with a journal to share your experience with other community members.  Backpack kits circulate for one week and must be returned to the Denville Public Library.  FAQs can be found here.