Summer Reading Concert – Rave On! – Thursday, June 1 at 7:00 PM
RAVE ON! – a band that features the music of Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, and other legends of early rock-n-roll. This is the music that paved the way for rock-n-roll and influenced The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and countless other artists. Join us on Thursday, June 1 at 7:00 PM as we celebrate our 2017 Adult Summer Reading Program “Build a Better World” with a musical performance from this popular group.
For more information about this program call the library at 973-584-2400 ext. 501 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Reading 2017 – Build a Better World
“Build a Better World” is the theme of the Roxbury Public Library’s 2017 Adult Summer Reading Program. All participants are encouraged to enter our weekly drawings for gift cards. The first 75 participants to register will receive a gift. Registration begins on June 1, 2017 and our first drawing will be on June 5, 2017. The program will run for ten weeks, with weekly Monday drawings through August 7. Registration is required to participate. To register, stop by the Reference Desk, call (973) 584-2400 or e-mail Comments@roxburylibrary.org.
Shipwrecked! – Wednesday, June 7 at 6:30 PM
Learn about history-making shipwrecks from Colonial times to the present off the coast of New Jersey.
Registration requested. To register: stop by the reference desk, call (973) 584-2400 ext. 501 or e-mail Comments@roxburylibrary.org.
Caring for the Caregiver: Grant Funded Resources and Caregiving Tips – Monday, June 12 at 1:30 PM
Even the most loving and devoted caregiver needs respite time. Visiting Nurse Association of Northern NJ (VNA) is pleased to offer an array of grant funded caregiver support programs, some of which are free of charge, that are designed to assist caregivers more effectively care for their loved ones and themselves. Learn about caregiver tips, including how to manage stress that’s often associated with caregiving and County and State grant funded programs such as the In-Home Caregiver Education and Support Program, Statewide Respite Care Program and House Calls for Groceries. The speakers will be Jaime Bennett and Mary Curoski, Community Outreach Coordinators with the VNA. Registration is requested. Call the library at 973-584-2400 ext. 501 or e-mail email@example.com to register.
Notable Restaurants and Their Historic Origins – Thursday, June 15 at 6:30PM
Many of the highly acclaimed restaurants of New Jersey and adjacent states had their origins in buildings that were constructed as early as the late 1600s. Whether starting life as a stagecoach stop, railroad station, tavern, barn, farmhouse or mansion, they have all been adapted to 21st century standards. Join as our speaker Phil Jaeger, takes you on a journey back to past centuries to discuss the way these buildings appeared and functioned then, as contrasted with today. Registration is requested. Call the library at 973-584-2400 ext. 501 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
SAVE THE DATE – Book Sale Collection Dates
Our new weekly e-newsletter
E-Resources. Learn how to download electronic books and magazines with an individualized ½ hour appointment. Appointments available Mondays and Fridays. To schedule your appointment, stop by the reference desk, call (973) 584-2400 ext. 501 or e-mail Comments@roxburylibrary.org. Classes are for Roxbury cardholders only.
Now, there’s no need to make a special trip to the library to take a look at Value Line. To access this database of investment research all you need is your Roxbury Library card. For stock market information at your fingertips click here.
Roxbury’s Private Cloud
Why should you use our private cloud exclusively for Roxbury Patrons?
Here’s what you get using our private cloud:
- Priority access to our private collection of ebooks and audiobooks
- Easy access to our digital catalog along with MAIN’s collection
- Less time waiting, more time reading.
Here’s what you will need to do:
- Download the Cloud Library application if you have not done so already
- You can log in on your computer via this link
- If you are currently logged into the app, log out and log back in
- When selecting your library, choose Roxbury instead of MAIN
- Log in using your library card number and 4-digit pin NOTE: Your pin should be the last 4 digits of your phone number.
- You now have the privilege to use our private cloud.
NOTE: Your holds and items checked out from the MAIN cloud will not transfer to your Roxbury cloud. You may still access those items by logging out of Roxbury and logging back in to MAIN.
If you would like further assistance, you may make an appointment by calling (973) 584-2400 ext. 501 or E-mailing Comments@roxburylibrary.org.