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.
In Person-Christmas Truck Paint Night-Thursday, December 7, at 6:30PM– Come and learn to paint a cute truck delivering a Christmas tree on a 10×10 wood board. Awaken your inner artist, come create with us. If you’d like, bring a smock to protect your clothes. Click to register WAITLIST ONLY
In Person-Thankful Paint Class-Saturday, December 16, at 2:00pm– Come to the Kinnelon Library and hear the soulful sounds of Rhonda Denet and the Silver Fox Trio. They’ll be playing songs from the 20s through the 70s—a special edition compiled with jazz and soul arrangements of seasonal and holiday favorites. There are songs that touch on giving thanks, enjoying the winter weather, and celebrating all that this joyous season brings. Click to register
Mahjong Club-Monday at 2:00pm beginning September 11–Why do people love mahjong? Because they love the blend of socialization, competitiveness, comradeship, and just the overall experience Come join our Mahjong Club and see if you agree. Play Mahjong every Monday at 2:00pm. This club is for beginners to advanced players. If you have never played the club will teach you. Click to register
Canasta Club-Tuesdays at 7:00pm–Come join our Canasta Club, play Canasta every Tuesday at 7:00pm. This club is for beginners to advanced players. If you have never played the club members will teach you. Don’t know what Canasta is? Canasta a card game resembling rummy, using two packs. It is usually played by two pairs of partners, and the aim is to collect sets (or melds) of cards but most of all it’s FUN! Click to register
Tuesday Talkers-Tuesday, November 21, at 1:00pm-Join us for Tuesday Talkers! We will be talking about “Sally Strange Diamond” by Liz Nugent. We will be meeting in person at the library, in the teen section. Click here to register.
Chair Yoga with Tara-Wednesdays at 6:00pm-Beginning September 13-Join us on Zoom with Tara Temple, all you need is a smart phone, tablet, or computer. Chair Yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is done while seated. Chair Yoga can improve your flexibility, concentration, and strength. It can also boost your mood and reduce stress. Tara has taught floor, and special needs yoga at the library and numerous studios in the area. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Meditation-Tuesdays at 7:00pm-Meet yourself on your cushion. Together, we’ll build connection, confidence, and trust off of the cushion. Weekly Community-Sangha-Sits are for both the new and experienced meditators as we build a meditation practice into a routine you can feel confident in. Through this practice, you’ll develop an awareness of what’s happening now in your body, mind, and surroundings in the present moment, in a non-judgmental way. Cheryl Verchinski, owner of CW Body+Soul is a certified E-RYT500, Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapist, and C-IAYT with a background in Buddhist meditation coaching and Reiki energy healing. Cheryl’s mission is to support people’s inner healing and move them towards a meaningful life experience with less stress and anxiety and more fulfilling work and relationships. Our sits are virtual gatherings through Zoom. Grab your cushion and have a journal close by to jot down anything that came up for intention, clarity, and connection. Register now! Click here to register.
In Person–10:00 am –Tuesday, September 12-December 19-$50 per session-YOGA course led by Tara Temple. Students will focus on linking conscious breath with a gentle and mindful flow. In this yoga class students will build strength, flexibility and concentration while cleansing the body and calming the mind. All levels are welcome. Please bring a towel or a mat to exercise on and any other props you have available. Class size is limited. Sign up soon! Registration will be not be confirmed until payment is received. FILLED
In person or Zoom-Yogaball-Saturdays at 8:00 am-beginning September 9-Live in person at the library or on ZOOM with Rina Zumba will now be held as a hybrid program in person at the library or via Zoom Yogaball will now be held as a hybrid program in person at the library or via Zoom. Your choice! Please register with the link on our website. Come to the library for the class or click on the link from the email that you will receive soon after registering and join through Zoom. Register by Friday, at 5PM, for Saturdays class. Click here to register for Zoom. Click here to register for in person
In person or Zoom-Zumba-Saturdays at 9:00 am-beginning September 9-Live in person at the library or on ZOOM with Rina Zumba will now be held as a hybrid program in person at the library or via Zoom. Your choice! Please register with the link on our website. Come to the library for the class or click on the link from the email that you will receive soon after registering and join through Zoom. Click here to register for Zoom. Click here to register for in person