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meet-the-author-clarence-matthews Heartfelt concern for family and community, coupled with his desire to be an effective and influencing male presence in the home, church and community, has fueled Clarence Matthews’ adamant ambitions to educate himself...
keeping-tabs-on-your-tabletKeeping Tabs on Your Tablet… While use of an iPad, Kindle Fire or another tablet can be easy and automatic, there still are some finer points to know that would make it even easier, and much more effective, for your personal and/or...
tales-of-our-cities   Book it... Sunday, September 21st the book festival in Jersey City is starting to rev its engines!   We’re looking for AUTHORS, PERFORMERS, VENDORS, PUBLISHERS & SPONSORS for Tales of Our Cities 2014. The contract is ready...
spring-2014-preschool-story-hours The JCFPL Spring Preschool Story Hours begins March 3 to May 23, 2014. All children 8 years and below must be with a parent or caregiver at all times.
fall-winter-2013-2014-scheduleWinter - Spring 2014 Schedule(Thursday,  January 2, 2013 - Saturday, June 14, 2014) (PDF)
dial-a-story Dial-A-Story offers bedtime pre-recorded stories for children, in English and in Spanish. Please call (201) 547-4604.
whats-in-your-collectionJersey City Free Public Library What’s in *your* collection? Trading on the Capital One tagline, “What’s in your wallet?” the Jersey City Free Public Library celebrated National Library Week 2013 with the tagline, “What’s in your...
why-support-your-local-librarySUPPORT YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY! Budget cuts are affecting public library nation-wide. These non-profit organizations are being forced to cut hours, lay off staff, and even close their doors. Why should you care about this problem? FIND A...



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