Travelling Zoo: Wallaby Tales

Thursday April 17  4-5pm

Eyes of the Wild educators

will bring and talk about 

exotic live animals they’ve rescued such as the wallaby, guinea pig and cavy.

Registration required

National Library Week

April 14-19


 Come in to enter the Turtleback Zoo  Membership Raffle.

New and renewing cardholders receive 2 entry tickets.

Open to Caldwell residents ages 18+ with drawing on April 21.


Food for Fines

National Library Week

April 14-19


 Bring in one nonperishable food item per overdue item fine and that fine will be forgiven. Donations will be delivered to the Caldwell Food Pantry


Watercolor Art Exhibit

Allen Taylor

Now through April 30

Taylor has won more than 25 awards. He paints his surroundings and his travels  featuring  locations such as Cape Cod, the Canadian  Maritimes and Italy


No Reservations

Films with Food

Tuesday April 22, 6-8pm

Enjoy an Italian treat while watching 2 master chefs collide in a NY restaurant.
Registration required.


Your Old House: Historic Preservation in Caldwell

Saturday April 26, 10am-1pm

The Borough of Caldwell Historic Preservation Commission hosts this special program.
Residents can look up historic information about their homes. Speakers will include Richard Basta and  David Cowell. No registration required.


Holocaust Remembrance Day
Lunch & Learn: The Hidden Child

Monday April 28, Noon-1:30pm

Of the 1.6 million Jewish children who lived in Europe before WWII,
only 100,000 survived the Holocaust This acclaimed PBS documentary
is Maud Dahme’s story of courage, hope and bravery in the face of terrible brutality.



HOLIDAY CLOSING  We will be closed on Friday April 18. We will be open on Saturday April 19 from 9am-noon.

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Special thanks to Bob and Janet Markman (pictured with Mayor Dassing’s Recognition Proclamation )  for their generous support of the Library and the Caldwell community. The amazing 2600 Bloomfield Avenue Trolley replica donated by the Markmans  is now on public display. You can view an online exhibit of New Jersey Trolley photos  and memorabilia developed by Caldwell  Library at The Caldwell Trolley



NEW! Borrow a Free Museum Pass with your Library Card

Caldwell Public Library cardholders ages 18+ can borrow a free pass
to Morris Museum or the Montclair Art Museum. The passes provides free
admission for 2 adults and at least 3 children.  Pick up the pass Thursday afternoon
and bring it back Tuesday by 6pm. Details and Download the CPL Museum Pass Policy
Museum Pass funding provided by CPL Foundation member donations.
Contact us for more information if you’re interested in sponsoring a Museum Pass.


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Sign up at the library or enter your email address below.Read the April newsletter

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