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Are you a friend of the Ramsey Library?
Friends of the Ramsey Library (FORL) is a volunteer, not-for-profit organization that helps bring new adult programs and services to our library while continuing to provide ongoing children's programs and special events. 

Please consider becoming a member and helping us in our continued support of the Ramsey Free Public Library!

Visit www.ramseylibrary.org/friends for more information


Adult Programs



Ramsey Cooks!
Cookbook Club

Monday, October 1
7:00 - 8:30 pm

Theme: "Comfort Food"

Pick up  a cookbook at the front desk, prepare a recipe and bring it in to share!


Sorry this event is filled.

Questions? Contact Julie or Elena:
201-327-1445 or ramseycooks@ramsey.bccls.org






Helping Your Kids
Handle Money
Information Seminar

Tuesday, October 2
7:00 - 8:15 pm

The earlier you introduce children to fiscal responsibility the better!Learn how to establish a positive long term relationship between children and money. 


Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:
Adult Yoga

For as little as a $5 donation per class, you can improve muscle tone, strength, stamina, and reduce stress.

Please register for each session separately.

Thursday, 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
October 4  Register Here

Fridays, 10:00  - 11:00 am
October 5   Register Here
October 12 Register Here 


Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:

Food as Medicine
How to lose weight without deprivation

Thursday, October 4, 7:00 pm

Are you interested in:
  • A whole-food, plant-based lifestyle but are not sure how to start?
  • Losing weight and feeling great?
  • Optimizing your health and general wellness
Join speaker Evan Queler, MD and learn how simply changing the foods you put in your mouth can affect your body and subsequent health.

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:



*Jewelry*Ceramics*Woodwork*
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*Glassware*Photography*
*Ornaments*Knitwear*Paintings*
Friends of the Ramsey Library 
present
Fall Arts and Craft Sale
featuring local artists and artisans

Saturday, October 6
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us at the Library for the unique event highlighting our local talent!

For more information contact
Natalie Hansen at
nmch23@optonline.net






Saturday Afternoon Movie
Jurassic World:
Fallen Kingdom  
PG-13

Saturday, October 13 
2:00 - 4:00 pm

Drop in!

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:





 
Got Books?

Donations for the Fall Book & Jewelry Sale:

Jewelry donations accepted until Thursday, October 11

Book donations* accepted 
Monday, Oct. 15 thru
Thursday, Oct. 18

*Please donate only gently used popular titles for all ages. Not tests, magazines, condensed books and NO MILDEW. 

Then join us for the sale!
Saturday, Oct 20, 10 am to 4 pm
Sunday, Oct 21, 12 noon to 3 pm
Friday, Oct 19 is preview day for teachers (2:30 - 4:30pm) and FORL members (7 -9 pm)

Sponsored by the
 Friends of the Ramsey Library (FORL)


For a full listing of adult programs, click here!


Teen Programs

Free Math Tutoring For Teens!
High School students (grades 9-12) 
can register for an hour group session
with a volunteer tutor.
Bring your homework & questions!
Limit 3 students per session.
Wednesdays
October 3, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

October 10, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
 
Questions? 
Contact Debbie Burnette: 

Free Math Tutoring For Teens!
Middle school students (grades 6-8) can register for an hour group session with a volunteer tutor.
Bring your homework & questions!
Limit 3 students per session.
Wednesdays
October 3, 5:00 - 6:00 pm              

October 10, 5:00 - 6:00 pm 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:



Halloween Pom Pom Garland
Pumpkins and Ghosts and Spiders!
Oh My!

Grades 6 - 12

Thursday, October 11
3:30 - 4:30 pm


Questions?
Contact Ji Newton: 201-327-1445 or Ji.Newton@ramsey.bccls.org



For a full listing of teen programs, click here!

enChildr's Programs
Children's Programs


Have you heard?

Starting Monday, September 17
Children's DVDs are now only 
.25 cents a day, when overdue!


Reading Buddies/Little Buddies

Why read alone when you can read with a reading buddy?
Kids in grades K-3 will read with a teen for 30 minutes.
You'll have fun reading and make a new friend!

Sign up
Monday, October 1
4:00 - 4:30 pm


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
Little'uns Story Time

Ages 3 - 4 years

Drop in!
Tuesdays

October 2 and 9
10:00 - 10:30 am

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org




Dog Buddies
Come read to a Therapy Dog

Grades 1 - 5

Tuesday, October 2
4:00 - 5:00 pm


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
Pre-K - K Yoga
Relaxing and fun 
for your little one

Ages 3 - 6 years

Wednesday, October 3
4:00 - 5:00 pm



Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org








Baby and Toddler Story Time

Drop in!
Wednesdays

Newborns - 18 months
9:30 - 10:00 am
October 3 & 10

19 months - 2 years
10:30 - 11:00 am
October 3 & 10

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
Preschool Story Time

Ages 4 - 6 years

Drop in!

Wednesdays
October 3 & 10
1:00 - 1:30 pm

Thursdays 
October 4 &11
3:30 - 4:00 pm

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org



Book Crew Book Club

Grades 2 & 3

Tuesday, October 9
4:00 - 4:30 pm


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org

Book Friends 
Book Club

Grade 1

Drop in!

Wednesday
October 10
4:00 - 4:30 pm


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org




InbeTween Book Club

Grades 4 & 5

October 10
4:00 - 4:45 pm


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
Halloween Pom Pom Garland
Pumpkins and Ghosts and Spiders!
Oh My!

Grades 4 & 5

Thursday, October 11
3:30 - 4:30 pm


Questions?
Contact Ji Newton: 201-327-1445 or Ji.Newton@ramsey.bccls.org





PG Movie Night
Hotel Transylvania 3

Thursday, October 11
6:00 - 8:00 pm

All are welcome - Drop in!


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
Double Digits!
Come hang out!

Grades 4 & 5

Friday, October 12
3:00 - 4:00 pm

Drop in!

Questions?
Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org




Saturday  Story Time

All ages! Drop In!

Saturday, October 13
 11:00 - 11:30 am

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org




Have you heard about Launchpads? 

Ages 3 to 7

Launchpads are pre-loaded learning tablets for kids that assist in increasing reading comprehension, allows them to explore different events and so much more! Available for check out now.

Each launchpad comes with a cable and charger.


For a full listing of children's programs, click here!


Pay Your Fines Online!

Log in to "My Account" on the BCCLS homepage to pay fines with your credit card. 


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