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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Adult Book Club Tomorrow!!

Adult Book Discussion of Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
When: Wednesday, December 28
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Community Event Room
Join Vineland Public Library’s monthly book club. The December meeting takes place on Wednesday, December 28 from 2-3 p.m. on the first floor in the library’s Community Event Room. The book to be discussed is Loving Frank by Nancy Horan. 

For help in obtaining a copy of this book, visit the library’s Information Desk or call (856) 794-4244, ext. 4243. Please be sure to say it’s for the Book Club. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Vineland Public Library.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

SERV "Sexual Violence" Program on Monday!!!

Services Empowering Rights of Victims

 Join SERV on the following date from 6-7:30 in the Community Event Room to learn more about what they offer in Vineland and how they serve the community.

December 19: Sexual Violence
 
NJ State Certified Sexual Violence and Domestic & Sexual Violence Response Advocates can be reached through the 24/7 toll-free SERV hotlines:
Cumberland County: 1-800-225-0196
We provide the following services to female and male survivors of sexual and domestic violence:
·         24/7 toll-free hotline
·         Crisis intervention
·         Counseling
·         Advocacy
·         Accompaniments to hospitals, police stations, and courts
·         Ongoing support groups
·         Education outreach to raise awareness and promote prevention
To register stop by the Information Desk or call: (856) 794-4244 ext. 4243.

ATTENTION:

The Library Will Be CLOSED on:
Saturday, December 31st
for New Year's Eve

ATTENTION:

The Library Will Be CLOSED on:
Monday, December 26th
in observance of
Christmas Day

ATTENTION:

The Library will be CLOSED on:
Saturday, December 24TH
for Christmas Eve, Happy Holidays!
 

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Teen Club Meeting This Wednesday!

Teen Club Meeting!
Teens, ages 13-18, are invited to help us plan future programs for children and teens and put up some video game-themed decorations on our Teen Room windows. This meeting counts as 1.5 hours of volunteer time.
Date: Wednesday, December 5th
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Place: Teen Room



Join Us Next Week Just in Time for the Holidays for the...

Upcycling Ornament Program!

 Visit Vineland Public Library for a free Upcycling Program! Join Melinda and Jasmine and learn how to make fun, festive ornaments out of recycled materials. Have fun while making an environmentally-friendly holiday craft! All supplies will be provided.

 Thursday, December 8, from 6:00—7:30 p.m. in the Community Event Room and is open to adults 18 years and older.
 
Class size is limited and registration is required.
To register, please stop by the Information Desk or call 856-794-4244 ext. 4243.
This event is sponsored by the Friends of Vineland Public Library.

Free Beginner ESL Classes Continuting Until December 16th! Next One:Tomorrow!



Free!

Survival English (ESL)

Classes For Adults

at Vineland Public Library!


Beginning Class:
  • Mondays & Fridays, 3—4 p.m
  • Book: Stand Out 2   (Books are provided.)
Registration for each class will be in class, on the first day of class. You may register after the first day of class by coming to the class a few minutes early.
You must bring your Vineland, Millville or Bridgeton Public Library card to register. (Vineland residents will have priority.)
For more information, speak to Holly or Kelly at the Information Desk on the 1st floor.
Funding for the ESL classes  is  provided by the  Friends of the Vineland Public Library.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016


The Library will be
CLOSED
Thursday, November 24
on Thanksgiving Day.

Library Hours
Wednesday, November 23
 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
for Thanksgiving Eve.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Free ESL Classes Continuting Throughout the Month!



Free!

Survival English (ESL)

Classes For Adults

at Vineland Public Library!


Beginning Class:
  • Mondays & Fridays, 3—4 p.m
  • Book: Stand Out 2   (Books are provided.)
Intermediate Class:
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:30—12
  • Book:  Stand Out 3   (Books are provided.)
Registration for each class will be in class, on the first day of class. You may register after the first day of class by coming to the class a few minutes early.
You must bring your Vineland, Millville or Bridgeton Public Library card to register. (Vineland residents will have priority.)
For more information, speak to Holly or Kelly at the Information Desk on the 1st floor.
Funding for the ESL classes  is  provided by the  Friends of the Vineland Public Library.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

West African Kora Music Program Tomorrow!

West African Kora

Sean Gaskell will give a performance on the Kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp from West Africa.

Day: Thursday October 13, 2016
Time: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Room: Community Event Room
Mr. Gaskell will feature traditional songs that are the heart and soul of the Kora’s musical repertoire in addition his own personal compositions.  He has studied extensively under the instruction of Malamini Jobarteh and Moriba Kuyateh of Brikama, The Gambia, and Kane Mathis of Brooklyn, N.Y.
Admission is free: To register please call the Information Desk (856) 794-4244 ext. 4243. Walk-ins welcome. This free event is sponsored by the friends of the Vineland Library.

 


Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Anime Program for Teens Tomorrow!

Teen Anime Program!
 
 
 
 
Date: Wednesday, October 12 
Time: 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Place: Teen Room
 
 
 
 
 
Teens are invited to view and discuss anime and share their artwork. This program is in compliance with an agreement through Crunchyroll. Registration is required for this program. Please call (856) 794-4244, ext. 4246 or register here.
 
 
 
 

Preschool Story Time Stats Tomorrow!

Story Time
 Children ages 3-5 and their parents/caregivers are invited to the Vineland Public Library for Preschool Story Time.  Participants will enjoy songs, stories and crafts.
Wednesdays
October 12, 19 & 26
10 - 10:45 a.m.
Children’s Dept.
Registration is required.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Toddler Time Begins Tomorrow!

Children age 2 and their parents/caregivers are invited to the Vineland Public Library for Toddler Time.  Participants will enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays.
Tuesdays
October 11, 18, & 25
Time: 10-10:30 am
Where: Children’s Dept.

 Registration is requested. Call 856-794-4244 ext.4246 to register. 

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

If you're Wondering...

Where do I vote?

You can access the state website by clicking on the following link where you can search for nearby Polling Places!  https://voter.njsvrs.com/PublicAccess/servlet/com.saber.publicaccess.control.PublicAccessNavigationServlet?USERPROCESS=PollingPlace

You will need the following information: Street Address, Street Name, City and County or Street Address, Street Name and Zip Code.

Attention Citizens of the United States!

REGISTER TO VOTE!

The election is coming up…are you registered to vote?
The deadline to register to is Tuesday, October 18 (21 days before the election). You may come into the Vineland Public Library to pick up a voter registration form or click the following link to download and print them online: http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/form_pdf/voter-regis-forms/76-voter-registration-english-cumberland.pdf 
 
"May the odds be ever in your favor!" - The Hunger Games by Suzzane Collins

Indie Author Day Tomorrow At Noon!!

Indie Author Day!
 
Are you a writer? Have you considered self-publishing​? Do you wish you could ask a fellow writer about their publishing process?
Date: Saturday, October 8th
Time:  12:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Place: Doris Tripp Memorial Room & Children's Department
 
Vineland Public Library is participating in the first Indie Author Day! We will be joining libraries across North America bringing local writing communities together in their libraries to participate in author panels, book readings and signings, workshops, presentations and more. The Vineland Public Library will be hosting tables for small press publishers and local self-published authors, where community members young and old are encouraged to talk to them about their book(s) and their self-publishing journey. Copies of books may be available for purchase and signing by the author - just in time for upcoming holiday gift-giving. Prices will vary.

Attendees will include: Denise Hazelwood, author; Kathy Ross, Pagaent Wagon Publishing; Jo Denise Muller, children’s author and Buddy the Chihuahua; Eloise Sulzman, children’s author; Ewart Rouse, author; Carolyn Williams, Africana Homestead Legacy Publishers.

Self Defense Class Tomorrow Morning!

Self-Defense for Women and Girls

Do you worry about your personal safety? Do you wish you had the opportunity to learn how to defend yourself against an attack? 
 
Date: On Saturday, October 8th
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Place: Community Event Room 
 
Renowned Black Belt Instructor Walter Miller will show women and girls easy to learn moves to protect yourself from street attacks and personal assaults.
Dress comfortably. Appropriate for all ages.
 
Admission is free: To register please call the Information Desk (856) 794-4244 ext. 4243. Walk-ins welcome. This free event is sponsored by the friends of the Vineland Library.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Free ESL Classes Continuing Throughout the Month!



Free!

Survival English (ESL)

Classes For Adults

at Vineland Public Library!


Beginning Class:
  • Mondays & Fridays, 3—4 p.m
  • Book: Stand Out 2   (Books are provided.)
Intermediate Class:
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:30—12
  • Book:  Stand Out 3   (Books are provided.)
Registration for each class will be in class, on the first day of class. You may register after the first day of class by coming to the class a few minutes early.
You must bring your Vineland, Millville or Bridgeton Public Library card to register. (Vineland residents will have priority.)
For more information, speak to Holly or Kelly at the Information Desk on the 1st floor.
Funding for the ESL classes  is  provided by the  Friends of the Vineland Public Library.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Foster Parent Program!

Foster Parenting!
Joanna Drechsel, a local foster parent, will be on hand to talk about her foster parenting experience and answer questions. Thinking about becoming a foster parent? This program is for you!
Day: Wednesday October 5, 2016
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Room: Children’s Event Room 
This program is free but registration is requested. To register, please stop by or call the Information Desk at (856) 794-4244 ext. 4243.
 

Teen Club Meeting Today!

Teen Club Meeting!
Teens, ages 13-18, are invited to help us plan upcoming teen programs and programs for younger children.

Date: Wednesday, October 5th
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Place: Teen Room



Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

Mystery Book Club Tonight!

Cozy Mystery Book Club!
Join 2 cozy mystery readers for a discussion of Joanne Fluke’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder, the first in the Hannah Swensen series. Chocolate chip cookies, made from a recipe in the book, will also be served!
Day: Monday October 3, 2016
Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Room: Tripp Room

To register and receive the book, please stop by the Information Desk during open hours.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Pokémon League Program!

Pokémon trainers of all ages are invited to attend the Farfetch'd Fiction League at the Vineland Public Library!
Saturday, October 1st
2-4pm
All Ages
Registration is Requested
A Pokémon League provides fans of both the Pokémon Trading Card Game and the Pokémon video games with a local place to get together and have some fun. Using your own cards and Pokémon video games, you can play, trade, and even earn cool prizes! The best part is that you can do all this
with other Pokémon players who love collecting and playing just as much as you do.
Even if you don't know all the rules of the game, at a League you can learn game basics and, in no time, perfect your strategy! Joining a League is the best way to hone your skills to compete in Pokémon tournaments, from League Challenges all the way up to the World Championships. This program is funded by The Friends of the Vineland Public Library.

Children younger than age 9 must be accompanied by an adult at all times in the library. Registration is requested for this free program. Call (856) 794-4244, ext. 4246 to register.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Free ESL Classes Throughout the Month!



Free!

Survival English (ESL)

Classes For Adults

at Vineland Public Library!




Beginning Class:
  • Mondays & Fridays, 3—4 p.m
  • Book: Stand Out 2   (Books are provided.)
Intermediate Class:
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:30—12
  • Book:  Stand Out 3   (Books are provided.)
Registration for each class will be in class, on the first day of class. You may register after the first day of class by coming to the class a few minutes early.
You must bring your Vineland, Millville or Bridgeton Public Library card to register. (Vineland residents will have priority.)
For more information, speak to Holly or Kelly at the Information Desk on the 1st floor.
Funding for the ESL classes  is  provided by the  Friends of the Vineland Public Library.