col 1


Welcome to the new Roseland Free Public Library website. We are currently working to update and include all the information you are looking for. Check back often for new events and information. Also, be sure to look at our pages and calendars for children, teens, and adults for extra events that may not appear on our home page.

News & Announcements
Rock n' Roll with Fiber
Sunday, April 30, at 2 pm: Get your dose of “Rock n’ Roll with Fiber” with the Kootz. Relive fond memories with the sounds The Beatles, The Stones, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Tom Petty, The Doors, Steely Dan, Joe Walsh, and other rock legends.
Book Club Announces April Selection
The group will discuss The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende on Wednesday, April 26, at 7 pm. This never-ending love story takes the reader across continents and decades. New members welcome!
YA Comic Drawing Classes
Middle and high school students can learn how to draw comics, and how to develop characters and stories with professional artist Rick "Rickman" Celano every Thursday in May at 4 pm.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
NEW DATE!! Saturday, May 6, at 1 pm: The Friends of the Roseland Free Public Library present a screening of this popular 2016 movie, which is rated PG-13 and lasts for 2 hours and 13 minutes.
Essex County Big Read
Read the book that everyone is Essex County is reading, Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones! The Essex County Big Read selection for 2017 tells the story of the web of deception and ultimate revelations resulting from maintaining both a "public" and a "secret" family. Our Book Club will discuss this novel during its May meeting, so get reading!
Museum Passes Available
Patrons can borrow passes for themselves and/or their families for The Newark Museum, Montclair Museum, Morris Museum, and (through June) The Intrepid.
Donations Wanted!
Donations wanted for a Friends of the Roseland Free Public Library's book sale on June 14 & 15! We accept books, CDs, and DVDs. No encyclopedias, magazines, or textbooks. Please bring your donations to the circulation desk during regular library hours. Books left out in the rain will be damaged.
Matinee Mondays
Join us every Monday at 1 pm for a different movie! Check our adult calendar for listings of upcoming selections. April 24: Woman in Gold.
Guided Meditation Classes
Our Guided Meditation classes will resume on Thursday, June 8, at 10 am. Stay tuned for updates.

Upcoming Events

Monthly Calendar

Featured Online Services