Social Security planning – Monday, May 8 – 7:00 p.m.

Educational workshop

Savvy Social Security planning:
What Baby Boomers need to know to maximize retirement income.

Learn the answers to your questions:

  • Will Social Security be there for me?
  • How much can I expect to receive?
  • When should I apply for Social Security?
  • How can I maximize my benefits?
  • Will Social Security be enough to live on
    in retirement?

Monday May 8, 2017
7:00 pm

Pompton Lakes Public Library
333 Wanaque Ave.
Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442

For more information please contact:
Daniel Levitt
Senior Associate, Investment Adviser Rep
845 920 0331 ext. 307
Foresters Financial Services, Inc.
25 Smith St. Suite 215
Nanuet, NY 10954

Book Discussion Groups

Attention book-lovers!
If you like to read, review books, have fun and eat, please join us for “Bagels and Books”
Now Meeting the 1st Thursday and 3rd Monday of the month at 10:30 am
Free beverages and snacks

Next Meetings:


Thursday, May 4, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Thursday, June 1st, 201`7

Monday, June 19, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017


Tired of stepping on LEGOS???

Donate them!!!

The Pompton Lakes Public Library is starting a LEGO Club for children and families, but we NEED LEGOS!
We’ll take large LEGOs, Small LEGOs, medium LEGOs!
We’ll take complete kits and miscellaneous LEGOs!
Don’t have LEGO brand? We’ll also take LEGO compatible bricks!

Donations to the Library are not only for a good cause,
but they are also tax deductible!

333 Wanaque Ave., Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442
973-835-5661 (Children’s Department)
The Library and your FEET will

Spring 2017 Story Time programs registration – Now!


Spring 2017 Story Time will run from April 10th to June 2nd (8 weeks)

There is NO Story Time on Friday, April 14th or Monday, May 29th (Library closed)

Tiny Tots Story Time

This program is designed for our youngest library patrons from birth up to age 3 (36 months), with a parent or guardian.  It includes songs, rhymes, finger plays and a short book.  We also use musical instruments/shakers, puppets, puzzles, blocks, and end with an optional coloring activity.  This is an excellent opportunity for learning and socialization.

  • Wednesdays
  • Fridays
  • 6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. 
  • 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Totally Toddlers Story Time

This program is designed specifically for 2 and 3 year old children, with a parent or guardian.  This class is a blending of the Tiny Tots and Pre-School Story Times.  It includes rhymes, finger plays, reading one or two short picture books, musical instruments, and a simple craft (coloring, gluing, etc.).

  • Thursdays
  • Fridays
  • 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.***
  • 12 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

***except on May 4th and June 1st – class will be offered at 1pm those days***

Pre-School Story Time

This program is for children 3-6 years old, not yet attending Kindergarten, with or without a parent or guardian (the guardian must remain in the building even if he/she isn’t in the story time room).  Each week we read two stories, create a craft (coloring, gluing, sometimes cutting, etc.), and play a group game (if time allows).

  • Mondays
  • Tuesdays
  • Tuesdays
  • 5:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
  • 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
  • 1 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Zinio Digital Magazines Returns

Zinio digital magazines available again

For patrons who previously signed up for Zinio, your account still exists and can be accessed through the email that you used.  

If you forgot your password, after clicking “Login”, select “Forgot password or PIN?” and enter your email address to begin the password reset process and then check your email.

New users simply need their library card number after clicking “Create new account”

2017 PALS Plus Zinio Magazine Collection

New Hours

Starting after Labor Day the library will be changing the hours of operation to the following:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.