Monday 9am-9pm
Tuesday 9am-9pm
Wednesday 9am-5pm
Thursday 9am-9pm
Friday 9am-4pm
Saturday 9a-1p
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Old Tappan Public Library

56 Russell Avenue, Old Tappan, NJ 07675
(201) 664-3499      otpncirc@bccls.org      Facebook

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Adult Programs

For more information about any of our programs, please call the library at (201) 664-3499. Register online at events.bccls.org.

Mommy & Me

Writing a great college essay

Collegewise will present a seminar for high school students and their parents on how to write a great college essay.  Free to all ages.

Thursday August 31st 7:00-8:00pm.

Mommy & Me

Baby Boomers Guide to Social Media

Join us for an easy, fun, interactive explanation of 8 social medial sites for people who still enjoy the newspaper.  Presenter, Carole Lotito, president of Bright Sides Marketing is formerly the Marketing director of North Jersey Media Group.  She has taught more than 1,000 Bergen County residents the basics of social media for business and search engine tactics. Program is free & open to all ages.

Thursday September 14th, 7:00-8:00pm

Mommy & Me

Boston Freedom Trail

Join speaker, Mario Medici, and walk the 2.5 mile Boston Freedom Trail from the comfort of your own chair.  Through this virtual tour you will discover historically significant sites -- each one an authentic treasure. 

Thursday October 5th, 7:00-8:00pm

Friday Flix

Friday Flix

New releases shown the first & third Friday of every month.

Showtime is 1:00pm. Free admission. Light lunch served. Tickets required - available at the circulation desk.

Mommy & Me

The History of NJ Diners

Join us as author, Michael Gabriele discusses and gives a slide presentation on his book, The History of Diners in New Jersey. 

Thursday October 25th, 7:00-8:00pm


The Slip-Stitchers

2nd Wednesday of the month 2-4pm

A knitting & crochet group for experienced & beginner knitters. Bring a project or stop in to learn! All ages welcome.


Mahjong Madness

Thursdays, 1:30-3:30pm

Join other mahjong enthusiasts for a fun afternoon! Open to beginners and experts.

T'ai Chi


Tuesdays 6:00-7:15pm
Fee is $15 per class or $78 per six week session.  Seniors and teens are $10 per class or $60 per six week session.
Chair yoga for seniors: Mondays 11:30am-12:30pm
$5.00 per class.

Classes begin with a brief meditation, followed by gentle and thorough warm-up stretches and a series of yoga positions. Classes are taught by certified yoga instructors. 

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Susan Meeske, Library Director     Last Updated: January 29, 2013     Copyright © 2013 - Old Tappan Public Library     Site Design by Laurie Meeske