Event Series Computer Class Open House

Computer Class Open House

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons are welcome to attend our Computer Class Open House to learn more about our 3 Computer Class options & to register. The Open House will be on Tuesday August 22 & Thursday August 24 from 10AM - 12PM. Call 973-321-1223 or email Henry@patersonpl.org for more info!  

Event Series Computer Class Open House

Computer Class Open House

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons are welcome to attend our Computer Class Open House to learn more about our 3 Computer Class options & to register. The Open House will be on Tuesday August 22 & Thursday August 24 from 10AM - 12PM. Call 973-321-1223 or email Henry@patersonpl.org for more info!  

Homework + Literacy Afterschool Program Open House

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

In September, The Community Learning Center will provide after school homework & literacy help, Monday - Thursday for students in 2nd - 6th grade by appointment only. We will hold an Open House on August 31, 2023 (3:00-5:00PM) at the Danforth (Main) Branch. The Open House is an opportunity for parents to learn more about the program and register children for the upcoming school year. Immediately following the Open House will be Family Game Night at 6:00PM. Please note: If you were unable to attend the August Open House event, you can still register your child by filling out an in-person application, available at the Community Learning Center in the Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. The registration deadline is Friday, September 8th.  For more information, please call 913-321-1223 ext. 2322

Family Game Night

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Keep calm and game on! Join us at the Paterson Free Public Library Danforth (Main) Branch on Thursday, August 31, 2023 for ‘Family Game Night’ at 6PM.

September Children’s Activities at Main Branch

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

We are kicking off Back-to-School Season with free and fun activities for children! Stop by our Children's Room at the Danforth (Main) Branch all September long for crafts, storyhour, games, movement and more! Every Monday we will host Arts & Crafts from 4:30PM - 5:30PM for various ages. Every Tuesday children ages 1-3 are invited to stop by with their caretaker from 10AM - 12PM for various "Together with Toddler" activities. Every Tuesday afternoon from 4:30PM - 5:30PM we will host Game Day for children of all ages. Every Wednesday children of all ages are encouraged to join us for Story Hour from 4:30PM - 5:30PM. Every Thursday we will host free movie screenings from 3:30PM - 5:30PM for children of all ages. Every Friday children ages 4 - 12 are invited to join us for exercise and zumba to children's songs from 3:30PM - 4:30PM. AND Every Saturday, children of all ages can stop by for Bingo from 12:30PM to 1:30PM

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

We are kicking off Back-to-School Season with free and fun activities for children! Children ages 1 - 3 years old are invited to join us in the Children's Room at the Danforth (Main) Branch every Tuesday in September for various “Together with Toddler” activities. On Tuesday, September 5th we will be reading "Can You Make a Scary Face?" Together. On Tuesday, September 12th we will be exercising and doing Zumba together to children's songs. On Tuesday, September 19th we will be reading "llama llama misses mama?" Together. On Tuesday, September 26th we will be creating a butterfly craft together. Call 973-321-1223 for more information!

PPD Bookbag Giveaway

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Paterson Police Department's Community Affairs Bureau is teaming up with Our Way to H.O.P.E. to hand out free backpacks and school supplies ahead of the new school year outside of the Paterson Free Public Library Danforth (Main) Branch tomorrow, September 6, 2023 from 4PM - 6PM. Come by to make sure every child is prepared for the school year!​

Event Series Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! Some previous computer experience is needed for the intermediate class. Classes will be held on Thursdays in September and October, from 10AM – 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM – 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

We are kicking off Back-to-School Season with free and fun activities for children! Children ages 1 - 3 years old are invited to join us in the Children's Room at the Danforth (Main) Branch every Tuesday in September for various “Together with Toddler” activities. On Tuesday, September 5th we will be reading "Can You Make a Scary Face?" Together. On Tuesday, September 12th we will be exercising and doing Zumba together to children's songs. On Tuesday, September 19th we will be reading "llama llama misses mama?" Together. On Tuesday, September 26th we will be creating a butterfly craft together. Call 973-321-1223 for more information!

Event Series Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! No experience is required for this beginners class. Classes will be held on Tuesdays in September and October, from 10AM - 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM - 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! Some previous computer experience is needed for the intermediate class. Classes will be held on Thursdays in September and October, from 10AM – 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM – 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Homework + Literacy After School Program Orientation

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons whose children are already registered for the After School Homework + Literacy Program are invited to attend Orientation on Thursday, September 14, 2023 from 3:30PM - 5:00PM. Please call 973-321-1223 ext. 2322 for more information.

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

First Day of Homework + Literacy After School Program

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The first day of the Paterson Free Public Library's Homework + Literacy After School Program is Monday, September 18, 2023 from 3:30PM - 5:00PM. The Community Learning Center will provide after school homework & literacy help, Monday - Thursday for students in 2nd - 6th grade by appointment only. Please call 973-321-1223 ext. 2322 for more information.

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

We are kicking off Back-to-School Season with free and fun activities for children! Children ages 1 - 3 years old are invited to join us in the Children's Room at the Danforth (Main) Branch every Tuesday in September for various “Together with Toddler” activities. On Tuesday, September 5th we will be reading "Can You Make a Scary Face?" Together. On Tuesday, September 12th we will be exercising and doing Zumba together to children's songs. On Tuesday, September 19th we will be reading "llama llama misses mama?" Together. On Tuesday, September 26th we will be creating a butterfly craft together. Call 973-321-1223 for more information!

Event Series Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! No experience is required for this beginners class. Classes will be held on Tuesdays in September and October, from 10AM - 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM - 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! Some previous computer experience is needed for the intermediate class. Classes will be held on Thursdays in September and October, from 10AM – 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM – 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

We are kicking off Back-to-School Season with free and fun activities for children! Children ages 1 - 3 years old are invited to join us in the Children's Room at the Danforth (Main) Branch every Tuesday in September for various “Together with Toddler” activities. On Tuesday, September 5th we will be reading "Can You Make a Scary Face?" Together. On Tuesday, September 12th we will be exercising and doing Zumba together to children's songs. On Tuesday, September 19th we will be reading "llama llama misses mama?" Together. On Tuesday, September 26th we will be creating a butterfly craft together. Call 973-321-1223 for more information!

Event Series Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! No experience is required for this beginners class. Classes will be held on Tuesdays in September and October, from 10AM - 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM - 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

October Children’s Main Branch Activities

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Boooooooks! October is around the corner and we are hosting a variety of free and fun activities for children all month long! Join us here at the Danforth (Main) Branch's Children's Room for story hour, games, movies and a special Halloween Candy Party on Tuesday, October 31st to celebrate spooky season. On Mondays from 4:30PM to 5:30PM we will host various arts and crafts activities. On Tuesdays from 11AM to 12PM and Wednesdays from 3:30PM to 4:30PM we welcome caregivers to bring their toddlers for story hour, crafts, movies, movement and more! Also happening on Tuesdays from 4:30PM to 5:30PM all children are welcome to join game day's friendly competition! On Wednesdays from 4:30PM to 5:30PM we will host Story Hour with a variety of stories, including Halloween themed tales! Stop in on Thursdays from 3:30PM to 5:30PM for Movie Day where each week we will show either Elemental, The Spongebob Movie, Dora & the Lost City of Gold and Hotel Transylvania! Don't miss Zumba exercises to kids' songs on Fridays from 3:30PM to 4:3oPM! And on Saturdays from 12:30PM to 1:30PM pop in to play BINGO!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! No experience is required for this beginners class. Classes will be held on Tuesdays in September and October, from 10AM - 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM - 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

‘Encanto’ Movie Night

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Join us at the Paterson Free Public Library Danforth (Main) Branch on Wednesday, October 4, 2023 for 'Family Dinner & Movie Night!' In celebration of Hispanic Heritage month we will be showing 'Encanto' and dinner will be provided by Empanadas to go! Showtime is 6PM, doors open at 5PM.

Event Series Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! Some previous computer experience is needed for the intermediate class. Classes will be held on Thursdays in September and October, from 10AM – 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM – 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Board of Education Community Forum

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Join us here at The Paterson Free Public Library on Saturday, October 7th from 11AM - 1PM to meet the candidates running for 3 seats on the Paterson Board of Education. Let your voice be heard! Make informed decisions!

Library System Closed

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Paterson Free Public Library System will be closed on Monday, October 9, 2023 in observance of Columbus / Indigenous Peoples' Day.

Event Series Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! No experience is required for this beginners class. Classes will be held on Tuesdays in September and October, from 10AM - 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM - 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

“The Stories of Chinese in America” Dance Performance

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Paterson Free Public Library is excited to welcome H.T. Chen and Dancers' 'Dancing, "The Stories of Chinese in America"! On Wednesday, October 11, 2023 the innovative modern dance company will perform at the Danforth (Main) Branch at 10AM!​

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! Some previous computer experience is needed for the intermediate class. Classes will be held on Thursdays in September and October, from 10AM – 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM – 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Financial Literacy Workshop

Financial Literacy Workshop

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Join us here at the Paterson Free Public Library's Danforth (Main) Branch on October 12, 18 and 26th for an information session on budgeting at 4:30PM. This workshop will discuss money management and how to improve your credit score!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! No experience is required for this beginners class. Classes will be held on Tuesdays in September and October, from 10AM - 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM - 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Over-The-Counter Medicine Safety for Parents & Seniors

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

  The OTC Medicine Safety program provides important foundational information to help equip our parents with knowledge about OTC medicine safety and practices. Join us at the Paterson Free Public Library Danforth (Main) Branch on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 at 11AM for this 30 minute presentation.

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Toddlers and their caretakers are invited to join us on Tuesdays from 11AM - 12PM and Wednesdays from 3:30PM - 4:30PM for 'Together with Toddler" at the Danforth (Main) Branch. This program includes story hour, movement, movies, arts, crafts and more!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Toddlers and their caretakers are invited to join us on Tuesdays from 11AM - 12PM and Wednesdays from 3:30PM - 4:30PM for 'Together with Toddler" at the Danforth (Main) Branch. This program includes story hour, movement, movies, arts, crafts and more!

Event Series Financial Literacy Workshop

Financial Literacy Workshop

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Join us here at the Paterson Free Public Library's Danforth (Main) Branch on October 12, 18 and 26th for an information session on budgeting at 4:30PM. This workshop will discuss money management and how to improve your credit score!

Event Series Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! Some previous computer experience is needed for the intermediate class. Classes will be held on Thursdays in September and October, from 10AM – 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM – 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Beginner Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! No experience is required for this beginners class. Classes will be held on Tuesdays in September and October, from 10AM - 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM - 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Toddlers and their caretakers are invited to join us on Tuesdays from 11AM - 12PM and Wednesdays from 3:30PM - 4:30PM for 'Together with Toddler" at the Danforth (Main) Branch. This program includes story hour, movement, movies, arts, crafts and more!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Toddlers and their caretakers are invited to join us on Tuesdays from 11AM - 12PM and Wednesdays from 3:30PM - 4:30PM for 'Together with Toddler" at the Danforth (Main) Branch. This program includes story hour, movement, movies, arts, crafts and more!

Event Series Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Fall 2023 Intermediate Computer Classes

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Patrons of the Paterson Free Public Library are welcome to enroll in a Computer Class to build their digital skills where you will learn Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows 10, Microsoft Word, using Social Media, Career Search Skills, Google Docs, Accessing Telehealth Appointments and much more! Some previous computer experience is needed for the intermediate class. Classes will be held on Thursdays in September and October, from 10AM – 1PM at our Danforth (Main) Branch at 250 Broadway. Register at our Open House on August 22nd or August 24th from 10AM – 12PM. Call (973-321-1223) or email (Henry@patersonpl.org) for more info!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Financial Literacy Workshop

Financial Literacy Workshop

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Join us here at the Paterson Free Public Library's Danforth (Main) Branch on October 12, 18 and 26th for an information session on budgeting at 4:30PM. This workshop will discuss money management and how to improve your credit score!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Teen Room (Friday Hours)

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Event Series Together with Toddler

Together with Toddler

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Toddlers and their caretakers are invited to join us on Tuesdays from 11AM - 12PM and Wednesdays from 3:30PM - 4:30PM for 'Together with Toddler" at the Danforth (Main) Branch. This program includes story hour, movement, movies, arts, crafts and more!

Event Series Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Children’s Activities

Northside Branch 60 Temple Street, Paterson, NJ, United States

Please join us throughout the month of October at Northside Branch for free and fun children's activities everyday at 3PM! On Mondays, come by for Arts & Crafts. On Tuesdays, we will hold Storytime. Wednesdays are Game Day and Friday is Bingo! Meanwhile, leisure reading and homework help is available every weekday!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

Children’s Halloween Party

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Join us here at the Paterson Free Public Library Danforth (Main) Branch's Children's Room on Halloween, October 31, 2023 at 3:30PM for a fun and free Halloween Party! Guess correctly how many candy corns are in the jar and you may win a $25 gift card!

Trunk-or-Treat!

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

Happy Halloween! Please join us on Tuesday, October 31, 2023 for Trunk-or-Treat from 6PM - 8PM at the Danforth (Main) Branch of the Paterson Free Public Library. Car trunks will be decorated for Halloween and filled with candy for children to trick-or-treat with or without costumes! There will also be prizes / giveaways!

Event Series November Children’s Programming

November Children’s Programming

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

  Join us all November long for children's programming at the Danforth (Main) Branch in our Children's Room! Mondays we will have Arts & Crafts from 4:30 - 5:30PM. We will host 'Together with Toddler' events on Tuesdays from 11AM - 12PM and Wednesdays 3:30PM - 4:30PM. Join us on Tuesdays from 4:30PM - 5:30PM for Game Day. Story Hour will be Wednesdays from 4:30PM - 5:30PM. Every Thursday we will host Movie Night from 3:30PM - 5:30PM. Fridays we will have Music and Movement from 3:30PM - 4:30PM, and on Saturdays from 12:30PM - 1:30PM we will host BINGO!

Event Series Teen Room

Teen Room

Main Library 250 Broadway, Paterson, NJ, United States

The Teen Space is open at the Main Library. Join us weekdays after school for various activities such as anime, manga, games and more! All teenagers are welcome. The Teen Room will be open from 3PM - 6PM Monday - Thursday and from 3PM - 5PM on Fridays.

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