10/24/2016 - Updated Library Events and Programs (Videos of past events)



Monthly Calendar of Library Events


All programs are FREE and everyone is welcome.

Get JPL’s Programs Information in your Inbox!
You can sign up for our email events list, a monthly, colorful listing about JPL’s upcoming programs, classes, and events. Sign up in the library (ask at the Reference Desk or in the Children’s Room), email your request to radwa.ali@bccls.org, or sign up via our website at

Borrow a Kindle!
Long waiting list for your next book? Borrow a Kindle from the library and we'll download that bestseller for you...today! Kindle program is for Hackensack residents only. 

JerseyClicks is New Jersey's statewide portal for searching the statewide full-text databases offered by the New Jersey State Library, the New Jersey Library Network, and funds from the Library Services and Technology Act. The portal can be found at www.jerseyclicks.org.

These high quality databases cover subjects such as health, history, business, education, science, current events, literature, and popular fiction. The suite also includes Informe, our Spanish language full-text database. If you have Internet access you can search for high quality Internet age information 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Limited metered parking is available in parking lot adjacent to the library, entrance on Moore St. There is a large lot between Main and State with the entrance on Camden with metered parking. There is also a 2-hour free lot on Berry, between State and Union. For directions, call 201.343.4169, or check our website at http://hackensack.bccls.org/directions.html.
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