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Upcoming Events


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BOROUGH HOLIDAY LIGHTING CELEBRATION - Saturday, December 4, at 5 pm

Welcome the season of colorful lights with a fun-filled celebration that includes the much-anticipated Roseland Borough Christmas tree lighting, entertainment, sweet treas, and other festive surprises for the whole family! ROSELAND BOROUGH WEBSITE 

 

 

MONDAY MATINEE - Monday, December 6, at 1 pm 


  
 
Monday afternoon movies return to our Community Room EVERY OTHER WEEK with some safety restrictions in place:
  • Seating is limited to 20 guests - must RSVP on library website!
  • Masks must be worn by unvaccinated guests
  • No snacks will be served, but guests are welcome to bring their own snacks​

Our series continues with Cruella, the 2021 crime comedy about the early days of the 101 Dalmatians villain as she employs her ruthless tactics to achieve stardom in the fashion world. UPCOMING MOVIE SCHEDULE - CLICK ON MOVIE NAME TO RSVP

DECEMBER 6: CRUELLA


CALLING NEW MEMBERS!

NEW BOOK CLUB "BOOK TALK" - Thursday, December 9, at 7 pm

  

The next meeting of our second book club, Book Talk, is scheduled in person for Thursday, December 9, at 7 pm. Join our discussion about The Nightingale, Kristin Hannah's novel about two sisters in France during World War II and their fight to resist and survive the German occupation. Contact overton@roseland.bccls.org for more information. Open to both Roseland and non-Roseland residents.



"THE NEXT CHAPTER" GRIEF SUPPORT - Wednesday, December 15, at 6:30 pm

The Next Chapter, our informal grief support group, has resumed in-person meetings to provide a casual setting for connecting with others who have also experienced the loss of a loved one. No RSVP needed. We ask that unvaccinated guests please wear masks.

ATTENDEES WILL START TO GATHER BETWEEN 6:30 AND 7 PM,
MEETINGS OFFICIALLY BEGIN AT 7 PM

 

 


GUIDED MEDITATION CLASS - Thursdays, December 16 & 30, at 7 pm

Enjoy some personal time after a busy day with a virtual meditation session led by meditation guide Amy Rutledge, who is also an artist and actor. She has found meditation to be a helpful aid in the management of Lyme disease, PTSD, anxiety, and depression. Her greatest passions are helping people and animals and sharing the benefits of meditating. RSVP for Zoom link here.

 


 

MONDAY MORNING MINDFULNESS MEET UP - Mondays 10-10:30 am

In-person meditation returns to the library! Renew, recharge, and set your intentions for the week during this weekly meditative meet up led by Sandra Michelsen, certified mindfulness teacher and Reiki master. Practice will also incorporate light stretching, breathing patterns, and other meditation techniques designed to help reduce stress and anxiety and invite joy and peace. Suitable for beginners and those who meditate regularly. Class will take place in the library's Quiet Room and is limited to 12 participants. Walk-ins are welcome, but we recommend reserving your place. Open to both Roseland and non-Roseland residents. FIND AND RSVP FOR DIFFERENT SESSIONS HERE


 

MINDFUL COLORING FOR ADULTS - Tuesdays 1-3 pm
 
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon of coloring, meditative music, and herbal tea. Limited to 12 participants. Open to both Roseland and non-Roseland residents. RSVP FOR DIFFERENT SESSIONS HERE
 

 

MR. C'S FAMOUS HOLIDAY TRAINS - COMING SOON!

   
 
 
Our annual holiday tradition, Mr. C's Holiday Train Exhibit, is set to begin on December 18. Specific times and dates will be announced soon. Thank you to the Friends of the Roseland Free Public Library for sponsoring this holiday favorite.