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Sunday, August 22, 2010

free movie, five corners library

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wed sept 8, 1 pm

free movie "The day the earth stood still"

Five Corners, 678 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306, 201-547-4543 – For Adults: Wednesdays @ 1 p.m. September 1: The Day the Earth Stood Still.

book club @ library

Pavonia, 326 Eighth Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302, 201-547-4808 – 
For Adults: Monthly Book Club / Thursday, September 30 @ 7:30 p.m. 
 Book Discussion: The Piano Teacher by Janice Y. K. Lee

find your inner artist

at JC Library, Greenville, 1841 Kennedy Blvd.
201-547-4553 – For Everyone: Find your ‘inner artist’! 
Basic Painting Classes / Tuesdays @ 4 p.m.
September 7, 14, 21 & 28 / 
All are welcome! Sponsored by the grant from CDBG for Arts on the Hudson, Grigory Gurevich, Founder & Artistic Director.

crocheting classes

JC Library
Greenville branch, 1841 Kennedy Blvd. 201-547-4553 – 
For Ladies: Crocheting Lessons. / Mondays, from 3 – 5 p.m. / September 13, 20 & 27

teen space: arts and crafts at Jc Library

Miller, 489 Bergen Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07305, 201-547-4551 – For Teens: Thursdays @ 3 p.m. SHARP! Teen Space – Arts & Crafts.  Craft classes for all occasions. Join us! Just for teens, at the Miller Branch Library Teen Center, 2nd Floor.

meet the author: Renee Gatz

Five Corners, 678 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306, 201-547-4543 – For Everyone:
Meet the Author! Renee Gatz, author of Wise Words and  Witty Expressions.

Monday, September 20 @ 6:30 p.m. / Renee Gatz was born and raised in New Jersey
in a traditional Irish Catholic household, and was always impressed by the strength
of character and conviction that her parents displayed. Their beliefs were exhibited
in the expressions they used to keep life in perspective, to remind them of what was
important, and to laugh at foolishness so as not to take life too seriously

350th anniversary of Bergen, what became Hudson County: Come Home to History Fair"

JC Library New Jersey Room, 3rd Floor, 201-547-4503 – For History-Lovers:
OUTREACH for Oldest Families in Hudson County The year 2010 marks the
350th Anniversary of Bergen – the area that became Hudson County.
The New Jersey Room and the Hudson County History Advocates are searching
for the families living the longest in each of the Hudson County communities.
These families will be recognized at the October 9th “Come Home to History” Fair
at Hudson County Community College. The family in each community with the
oldest roots will be singled out and specially honored. / If you need help in
determining if your FAMILY or one you know is among the longest living here,
please contact the New Jersey Room. / APPLICATION available throughout
library system, and in certain city agencies.