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The Ramsey Library Local
The Ramsey Free Public Library 
January 16-31, 2019 Edition
30 Wyckoff Ave 
201-327-1445
ramscirc@bccls.org

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    Fri.    9am-5pm
Sat. 10am-5pm
Sun. 12pm-4pm
In This Issue
ESL classes
Adult Yoga
Technology help
Osteoarthritis Seminar
Movies
Retro Gaming
Ramsey Cooks
Good Reads Book Club
80s Trivia Night
Author Visit
Polar Bear Craft - Teens and Tweens
Teen Cafe
Teen Craft - Chinese Lantern
Kid's Playtime
Story Times
Kids Yoga
Science Friday 
Book Clubs for Kids
Lego Club 


  Now available at The Ramsey Library...
Streaming media from RBDigital!!
AcornTV, IndieFlix, Pongalo, 
 Stingray Qello, Great courses and more..
Click here for more information




has returned for Ramsey cardholders!
Instantly borrow digital movies, music, ebooks, and more, 24/7 with your library card. 
Programs for Adults



English Language Learners Conversation Classes
 with Mary Casey 
 
Please inquire at the Circulation Desk 
or drop in Wednesday mornings at 
10:00 am and speak with Mary.
 
January 16
January 23
January 30
 
This class is for Ramsey residents.
 
Questions? Contact Vanessa Mooradian at 201-327-1445



Osteoarthritis Seminar 

Wednesday, January 16, 7:00pm
at The Ramsey Free Public Library

Mahwah Valley Orthopedic Associates invites you to a free educational seminar on osteoarthritis.
 Dr. Nicholas Alexander explains the causes and common symptoms associated with
 osteoarthritis.Non-surgical treatment options as well as surgical options
 for the treatment of osteoarthritis will be discussed.  

 RSVP by January 14: 
 Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org




Adult Yoga
For as little as a $5 donation per class,
 you can improve muscle tone, strength, stamina, and reduce stress.
 
Please register for each session separately.

 Thursdays, 11:15am-12:15pm

Fridays, 10-11am

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org




One-on-One Technology Help
8 Week Knitting Workshop for Beginners

Need help using your new Kindle, iPad or smartphone? Book a one hour help session with a middle school student.
Available Dates:
Tuesday, January 22 - Register Here
Tuesday, January 29 - Register Here 

4:30 - 5:30pm
 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org



Board of Health Lecture Series:
Depression and Mood-Based Disorders
 
 Tuesday, January 22, 7:00pm

Dr. Jeanne Marron will review subtypes of
 depressive illnesses and their symptoms, 
treatment approaches and related health challenges.
No sign up required.
 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org   


Ramsey Cooks!
"Sweet & Savory
Appetizers"


Ramsey Cooks
Wednesday,  January 23,  7:00 - 8:30pm 

  Pick up a cookbook at the front desk,
 prepare a recipe and bring it in to share!  
 
 
Questions? Contact Elena or Julie  at 201-327-1445 
or ramseycooks@ramsey.bccls.org







GOOD READS BOOK CLUB
Join Ramsey Library's monthly book club! 
Enjoy a lively discussion with fellow library patrons. 
All welcome!

January's book:
Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded 
by Simon Winchester

Pick up  your copy at the front desk. 

Wednesday, January 23 
 7:30-8:15pm

We will be meeting by the seating area in front of the reference desk.  
 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org


Monday Afternoon Movie
 
 Monday, January 28, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

"Won't You Be My Neighbor?" 
PG-13

Drop in!
 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org
    


                                             Retro Gaming!                                           
   Monday, January 28
6:00 - 8:00pm

Register online for an hour time slot to play classic NES or SNES games!
Must be 18 or older. 

 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org



                        
                   Finding Words for Your Journey                      
   Tuesday, January 29
7:00 - 8:00pm

Cheryl Racanelli, author of 59 Prayers, will discuss how poems,
 intentions, and even one well-chosen word can transform your life. 
Cheryl will share her story, her work, 
and a few ways to find words for your own journey. 
Read some of her poetry at SereneArtist.com
 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org





The Ramsey Public Library Presents
1980s Trivia Night!

Join us for team based trivia - all about the 1980s!
We will have 80s themed prizes, refreshments, 
decorations and memorabilia to explore and enjoy.
Play retro Nintendo games too!

Thursday,
January 31st 
7:00 pm


Questions? Contact Matt Latham  at 201-327-1445 
or latham@ramsey.bccls.org


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Looking ahead to February....

Next month....
Ramsey Reads Author Visit!
Susie Orman Schnall

Author of Subway Girls

Wednesday, February 27
7:00 pm

Copies of the book available at the circulation desk.

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette  at 201-327-1445 
or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org


For a full listing of adult programs, click here!

Programs for Teens


Teen Craft
Polar Bear

Grades 6-12

Thursday, January 17  
 3:30 - 4:30pm
 
Limit 6 teens
Questions? Contact Ji Newton: 201-327-1445 or
ji.newton@ramsey.bccls.org
    



Teen Cafe
Donuts!
Wii gaming! Board games! Raffle!
Join Ms. Debbie and Ms. Maggie for all the fun!

Grades 6 & up
 Friday, January 18 
3:30 - 4:30pm  
   
Drop in!
 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette: 201-327-1445 or
debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org




Chinese Lantern Craft for Teens
Grades 6-12

Thursday, January 24
3:30 - 4:30pm

Limit 6 students  

Questions? Contact Ji Newton: 201-327-1445 or
Ji.Newton@ramsey.bccls.org


For a full listing of teen programs, click here! 

Programs for Children



NEW!!
Playtime at the library!

All ages welcome - no sign ups

Tuesdays,  10:00 - 11:30 am
January 22
January 29
 
Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez: 201-327-1445 or
maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org



Baby and Toddler Story Times

Newborns - 18 months
Wednesdays,  January 16, 23, 30
9:30 - 10:00am

19 months - 2 years
Wednesdays, January 16, 23, 30
10:30 - 11:00am

Drop in!
 
Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez: 201-327-1445 or
maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
 



Preschool Story Time
Ages 2 - 6 years

Wednesdays, January 16, 23, 30
1:00 - 1:30pm

Thursdays, January 17 and 31 
3:30 - 4:00pm
 
Drop in!
 
Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez: 201-327-1445 or
maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
 


Polar Bear Craft

Grades 4 & 5

Thursday, January 17
3:30 - 4:30pm

Limit 6 students  

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez: 201-327-1445 or
maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
 


Yoga Kids

Grades 1 - 5

Wednesday, January 23
 4:00 - 5:00pm


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez: 201-327-1445 or
maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
                


Chinese Lantern Craft for Tweens
Grades 4 & 5

Thursday, January 24
3:30 - 4:30pm

Limit 6 students  

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez: 201-327-1445 or
maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
 


Science Friday
Join us for some cool experiments!
 
Grades 4 & 5

Friday, January 25
 3:30 - 4:30pm


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez: 201-327-1445 or
maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
                


Saturday Story Time
 
Saturday, January 26
11:00 - 11:30am

All ages
Drop in!

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
                                                            201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org


InbeTween  
Book Club

Grades 4 & 5
 
                                                      Wednesday, January 16
 4:00 - 4:45 pm

                                                                        Register Here

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org


Lego Club

Grades 1 - 5
 
 Tuesday, January 22
                                                               3:30 - 4:30 pm

                                                                          Register Here

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
 


Snowflakes Craft
Winter have you feeling down?
Come make your own snowflakes -
 no shoveling required!

Grades K - 3
 Tuesday, January 29
                                                               4:00 - 5:00 pm

                                                                          Register Here

Questions? Contact Catherine Galda:
201-327-1445 or catherine.galda@ramsey.bccls.org


Yoga

Pre-K and K
 
 Wednesday, January 30
                                                               4:00 - 5:00 pm

                                                                          Register Here

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
 

For a full listing of children's programs, click here!

Ramsey Free Public Library
201-327-1445