Today in the Library

The Library has returned to in-person programs.

Many of the Library’s programs and events returned to in-person! Check the detailed event listings for more information.

Many of our events require registration.  Registration opens for Mahwah cardholders four weeks before the date of the event.Those without a Mahwah Library card are welcome to register two weeks before the event.

June 2022

Thursday June 16 – Friday July 1

Mahwah Historical Society: Save Our Caboose!

The story of the Erie Caboose 04940

Wednesday June 29

10:00 am – 10:30 am
Jiggly Wiggly for Babies

***Potential Virtual Dates (event might be posted as a video on these dates):June 8 + June 22***

10:45 am – 11:15 am
Jiggly Wiggly for Toddlers

***Potential Virtual Dates (event might be posted as a video on these dates):June 8 + June 22***

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Virtual Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament

Are you in grades 5 & up? Then invite your friends to battle it out in just-for-fun online tournaments, using your Nintendo Switch with Nintendo Online and a copy of Super Smash Bros. Every Monday & Wednesday a newArena ID will be created & shared on the Mahwah Library’sTeen events calendarfor that day, and the library’s Snapchat (mahwahlibrary), so please spread the word.

To join our arena: choose Online mode, then choose Smash, next choose Battle Arenas. The last step is to join our arena mahwahliband enter today’s specialArena ID:BL5WK

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Art with Julie: 3D Paper Aquarium

Children in grades K-2 can join this fun art project and make a 3D Aquarium out of paper layers!

7:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn How to Storyboard a Professional Movie!

Teens in grades 5 – 9 can join us on Wednesdays 6/29 & 7/6 from 7:15 to 8:00 PM to learn how to storyboard Hollywood-level movies and express yourself through the diverse art of filmmaking! Taught by an award-winning student filmmaker, The Lighthouse Initiative Filmmaking Program covers all aspects of storyboarding your very own film. We’ll learn about the materials used for storyboarding, different techniques, and how it is used to make your film come together!

The Mahwah Public Library may take photographs and video during events and day-to-day activities inside and outside of the Library. These photos and videos may appear in the Library’s print publications and digital media including brochures, flyers, website and social media platforms. For more information, visit the Library’s Policies.