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

Christmas Book Folding-Thursday, December 14 at 6:30 pm– If you ever made a paper airplane you can make a beautiful   Christmas decoration out of an old book. It’s so easy!  We love to upcycle here at the Kinnelon Library and this is the perfect use for our unwanted books.To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Vocal Select Holiday Concert-Saturday, December 16 at 2:00pm-Vocal Select is a small ensemble consisting of 10 high school students. They will be performing various musical genres from Pop to Classical, including familiar holiday songs. This group functions as an outreach choir to bring music to the local community and to grow awareness of Architekt Music. They will be premiering as an ensemble for the first time  at the Kinnelon Public Library. Come and get in the holiday spirit with an afternoon of music! 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.

Adult/Child CPR & AED Training –Come learn a life saving skill, Saturday, January 6th 9am-11am at the Kinnelon library!  Jennifer Davis of CPRofessionals, Inc. will be teaching Adult/Child CPR & AED.  In this course you will learn the life saving skills to help anyone ages 1 and up.  You will also learn how to use an AED (automated external defibrillator) and how to help someone who is choking.  Each person will have their own manikin to practice on for better retention.  Cost is $40 which includes certification card from  American Trauma Event Team Management (good for 2 years) and a booklet. 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.
 
Hatha Yoga-Mondays, Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5 & 12 at 6:15 pm-A six week Yoga class taught by Donna Morello. All levels welcome. Please bring a mat to exercise on. Cost for all 6 classes is $40. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
New Class! We have added another Pilates class on Mondays, January 8, 15, 22 & 29 at 7:30 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.
 
Pet First Aid/CPR- Saturday, January 13 at 1:30 to 4:00pm the Kinnelon Library presents a Pet First Aid class taught by ASHI and American Red Cross (ARC) Certified Instructors. The class will cover the care, treatment and handling of injured dogs and cats, pet CPR, rescue breathing, bandaging, splinting, and anything else needed to comfort your pet in the case of an emergency. All students will receive a first aid training kit, a first aid manual with DVD, a First Aid and CPR certification card, and more. The cost is $55. To register or for more information call 973-838-1321 or  visit our website at www.kinnelonlibrary.org.
 
Mindfulness-Thursday, January 18 at 6:30 pm-Join us for an introduction to MLL a unique style of mindfulness, meditation and music. The session will be led by Charlie Semeraro. He will guide you through a unique combination of guided meditations, self-exploratory exercises and proven mindfulness techniques. It will help you to embrace both the challenges and opportunities that arrive in your life with greater ease, also giving you the opportunity to create healthier and happier relationships with your family, colleagues, money, food and most importantly yourself. It’s time for you!  To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
Computer Class-Wednesday, January 24 at 7:00 pm-Ted Whittemore of Kinnelon Computers returns to the Kinnelon library with his monthly computer classes. This month he will be talking about System Maintenance and Recovery for Win 7 thru Win 10, with the emphasis on Win 10, including Updates, Backup and License Restoration. 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.
 
Mental Health Series-Anxiety and Stress-Thursday, January 25 at 7:00 pm-Come and listen to the first in a series of five lectures on mental health issues given by Dr. J. Theodore Brown. Living with anxiety and stress is a natural part of life and living. Every day you can experience some type and level of anxiety. Dr. Brown will try to help you better understand the type and level of stress you or your loved one may be going through, and he will give solutions that may help you in preventing, managing, and reducing certain types of anxiety and stress to have a healthier, happier life. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
 
Scrapbook Crop-Saturday, January 27 at 11am-4pm– Come to the Kinnelon Library for our Scrap/Crop day! Bring all your stuff and scrap the day away, tables are provided. Sign up soon space is limited. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
Listen and Learn-Freddie Mercury-Sunday, February 4 at 2pm-Maryanne Christiano-Mistretta returns to the Kinnelon Library with another program from the Learn & Listen Series: The Life and Music of Freddie Mercury” featuring Rob Fusari.  We all knew him as the lead singer of Queen but how much do you know about his life? Listen to Marianne tell us all about Freddy’s life and then hear Rob’s amazing tribute in song! To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Ongoing Programs

Yogaball!-Saturdays, Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25, Dec. 2, 9, 16 & 23 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.  To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

ZUMBA! Saturdays,Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25, Dec. 2, 9, 16 & 23 at  10-11 am– An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazzo. 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.

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 beginning Thursday, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7, 14, 21 & 28 at 6:30- An eight week Pilates class taught by Dee Schneider. All levels welcome. Please bring a mat to exercise on. Cost for all 8 classes is $55. 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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Mon: 10-6
Tues-Thurs: 10-8
Fri: 10-5
Sat: 10-4

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