Adult Programming

At the Kinnelon Library, we have a wide range of adult programs to appeal to every sensibility.  Our goal is to inspire, educate, and promote the well-being of the public.  Our past offerings have included drawing workshops, cooking classes, numerous history lectures, craft classes, supernatural seminars, ballroom dance, and concerts.  We also have a wide range of ongoing programs, such as knitting, an adult book club, drop-in crafts, and exercise classes.

Programs   

 
 

 

 Computer Class-Wednesday, February 28 at 7:00 pmTed Whittemore of Kinnelon Computers returns to the library with his monthly computer classes. This month he will be talking about video streaming from the internet. Be the Boss –Learn how to take care of your  computer and tell it what to do and avoid Surprises! Bring a fully-charged laptop, if you have one. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Photo Safari from Africa to the Artic-Thursday-March 1 at 6:30pm-In this illustrated talk, local resident, Dr. William Gutsch returns to the Kinnelon Public Library. with his latest images and time lapse movies of the dazzling Northern Lights 
as well as news about his upcoming trips to both the Norwegian Arctic and sub-Saharan Africa … and information about how you can join him on these adventures. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

YOGABALL!-Saturdays – 9:00 am – March 3, 10, 17, 24, April 7, 14, 21 & 28-An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazza. All levels are welcome. Cost is $40 for all eight classes. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

ZUMBA!-Saturdays – 10:00 am – March 3, 10, 17, 24, April 7, 14, 21 & 28An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazza. All levels are welcome. Cost is $40 for all eight classes. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Hatha Yoga – Mondays, Mar 5, 12, 19, 26, Apr 2, 9, 16 & 23 at 6:00pm-Eight week YOGA Course taught by Donna Morello. Reduce stress, improve balance, and increase core strength. Yoga is a great low impact way to get in shape. Please bring a towel or a mat to exercise on and any other props you have available. Class size is limited. Sign up soon! Payment must be made at time of registration.To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

 Monday Pilates – Mondays, March 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 7:00 pm-The class is taught by DeeSchneider. Cost for four classes is $28. All levels welcome. Please bring a mat to exercise on. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Sheep Felting!-Wednesday-March 7 at 4;00pm and 7:00 pm– Kerstin Katko will teach a basic felting project. Using a special needle and fluffy wool you’ll learn the basics of this creative medium. You will go home with a  completed Sheep! Baaaaah! This class is geared towards beginners but anyone is welcome. Cost for materials is $5 per person. Class size is limited so sign up ASAP!FILLED

Pilates-Thursdays, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19 & 26An eight week Pilates class taught by Dee Schneider. Cost for all 8 classes is $60. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

Lotus Lantern Craft- Wednesday March 14 at 6:30pm-Learn about the meaning of the lotus flower and Korean artistic traditions, and then make a beautiful lotus lantern using colorful paper and a wire frame. This program is sponsored by the Korean Spirit and Cultural Promotion Project. This program costs $5 per person, please pay when registering. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

Pruning or Ruining?-Thursday, March 15 at 6:30pm-Learn the basics of What, Why, When & How to prune your trees and shrubs, what tools to use and their care and when to consult with a professional. Learn how to shear hedges, deadhead flowering shrubs & perennials and how and when to pinch back and cut down your herbaceous perennials. Learn the techniques to keep your plants healthy, vigorous and beautiful.No fruit tree or rose pruning will be discussed.  Informative handouts will be provided. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

NY’s Golden Decade-Thursday, March 22 at 7:00pm-Go back in time to become a part of THE GOLDEN DECADE OF BASEBALL IN NYC, 1947-1956, a period of ten years when THREE New York City baseball teams, The BROOKLYN Dodgers, NEW YORK Giants and NEW YORK Yankees dominated major league baseball. A New York team appeared and won the World Series in nine of ten years and produced numerous Hall of Famers, MVPs, batting and home run champions. Here’s an opportunity to revisit the comparison of Willie, Mickey and the Duke, discuss who is best between Yogi and Campy and argue the merits of Pee Wee and the Scooter. So, wear your team colors and join us for a great night of reminiscing! To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

Mental Health Series-PTSD-Thursday, March 29 at 7:00 pm– To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

Ongoing Programs

Tuesday Talkers Book Club Join our book club. We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm in the first floor Library. Come have a cup of coffee and chat about a different book each month. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or visit our website or click on Adult Program Registration.

Krafty in Kinnelon Did you know Kinnelon Library has a “Knitting and Crocheting” group? We meet on the second and the last Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm upstairs in the meeting rooms. We welcome “needlers” of any level! Can’t knit or crochet? We will help.  Are you an expert? We will ask you for advice! We have a great time chatting while we create. Come up and see what we are all about! If you are a beginner knitter please bring a size 8 pair of needles and worsted weight #4 yarn in a light color. If you are a beginner crocheter  please bring a size h crochet hook and same yarn as above. To register, or for more information call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration                       

Pilates-Thursdays, Jan 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15 & 22 at 6:30-An eight week Pilates class taught by Dee Schneider. Cost for all 8 classes is $55. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

Yogaball-Saturdays, Jan 6, 13, 20, 27, Feb 3, 10, 17 & 24 at 9 -10 am –What do you get when you combine the stability ball, strength exercises, yoga, and Rina Rosazza? Stability Ball class with Yoga, a great way to stretch and strengthen your body. Join us for 8 sessions with Rina for $40. Please bring your own Yogaball to class. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 
 
 ZUMBA-Saturdays, Jan 6, 13, 20, 27, Feb 3, 10, 17 & 24 at  10 -11 am– An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazza. All levels are welcome. Cost is $40 for all eight classes. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
Guided Meditation-Mondays, Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 5:00 pm-A four session guided meditation course. Cindy Strom will lead you through several exercises to help you to learn the art of meditation, and promote your general well being. All are welcome. Cost for course is $40 per person. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
Pilates class on Mondays, February 5,12, 19 & 26 at 7:00 pm. The class is taught by DeeSchneider. Cost for four classes is $28. All levels welcome. Please bring a mat to exercise on. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
Ballroom Dance- Mondays Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 7:00 to 8:00 pm-Longtime Kinnelon resident, Lekha Keister will be teaching Ballroom/Latin dance in a series of eight classes. Couples only please, no experience necessary! Cost is $125 per couple for all classes! To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
New Class! Ballroom Take 2-Mondays Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 8-9:00 pm-This is a continuing ballroom class taught by Lekha Keister. In order to take this class you must have taken beginner ballroom. Cost is $125 per couple for all classes! To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration

To register for any Adult program (one-time or continuous), please enter your information in the fields below. Feel free to register for as many programs as you’d like. It is important to register for Programs as if there are not enough registrants, programs may need to be canceled.

Please note that some programs include a small attendance fee (to cover the cost of an instructor, for example). If there is a charge for the program, please make your payment to the Kinnelon Public Library at the Front Desk (cash or check is fine).

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973-838-1321

Mon: 10-6
Tues-Thurs: 10-8
Fri: 10-5
Sat: 10-4

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