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"The Painted Veil" Dinner & Book/Film Discussion
The West Caldwell Public Library, 30 Clinton Road, announces its 6th Annual Adult Summer Reading Club based on the theme “Between the Covers or Books That Keep You Up @Night.”
The Adult Summer Reading Club begins with a dinner and book/ film discussion of "The Painted Veil" by W. Somerset Maugham on Wednesday, June 27 at 5:00 pm in the Community Room. Before viewing the gripping movie starring Edward Norton and Naomi Watts, read Maugham’s poignant novel. Copies of the book are available at the Reference Desk. Then, view the film while enjoying a light dinner. Immediately following the movie there will be a discussion of the book and film.
This program is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. For more information or to sign-up, call the Library at (973) 226-5441.
More About West Caldwell Public Library
The West Caldwell Public Library is one of 75 libraries in the Bergen County Cooperative Library System. Access to the library catalog can be made from any computer outside of the library. Resources can be reserved online using your library card number.
The library offers 40,000 book titles, 200 magazine and other periodical titles, a large selection of videocassettes, compact discs and books on audio cassette. There is also year-round children's programming, including seasonal special programs such as the annual Summer Reading Game, special and regular story hour sessions, "Tiny Tot" programs for 2-year-olds and a parent and after-school programs for school-age children. Programs for young adults include a monthly book discussion group, an annual summer reading club and other special events.
There are several copying machines and a trained staff to provide in-house or telephone information from carefully selected reference materials and appropriate Internet sites.
Membership is free to all residents, taxpayers, employees and students in West Caldwell and to students eligible for the the Caldwell-West Caldwell School System. All others are invited to purchase an annual membership.
Other events here
- Get Social @ West Caldwell Public Library Daily,
- Rhyme Time Story Time for Children for Birth to Age 3 with a Caregiver Weekly on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, 10:30 pm–11:15 pm
- Book & Film Discussion "Where Angels Fear to Tread" Tue, Jun 25, 5:30 pm–8:00 pm
- "Classical Voice Recital" Sun, Jun 30, 2:00 pm