Monday, February 19, 2024

LPL News: Discover a World of Online Learning at the Livingston Library


Library Weekly Newsletter | Date: February 18, 2024


Strategic Plan 2024-2028



A Message from
the Director



Discover a World of
Online Learning at the Livingston Library


Livingston Library Community, 

Are you looking to learn something new? Did you know that the Livingston Public Library offers online learning opportunities and courses that work around your schedule? 

Livingston cardholders have access to Gale Presents: Udemy, available through the Library’s website. Udemy contains thousands of on-demand video courses taught by world class instructors. Subjects of courses offered range from business, technology, and design, to health and well-being, and even arts and language learning! 



Friends of the Library




Friends: Seeking Donations of Jewelry


Friends of the Livingston Library is now seeking donations of jewelry from the public through May 15. Donated jewelry will be sold during the Friends Beach Books & Bling Sale which will take place in the Library Program Room on Friday, June 14 through Sunday, June, 16. 


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Upcoming Events




Upcoming Tech Classes





Makers Day 2024


We are looking for local makers/artisans to exhibit at Makers Day. Consider applying through our Vendor Application.


NJ Makers Day is a celebration of maker culture across New Jersey. This all-ages event connects individuals with libraries, schools, businesses, and independent makerspaces that support making, tinkering, crafting, manufacturing, and STEM-based learning.







ELL Program


The Livingston Public Library offers a variety of ELL programs to residents interested in practicing their English speaking, listening, and reading skills. Opportunities to tutor are also available. 

For more information, contact Christine Kelley-Kemple  at
973-992-4600 ext: 248




Book Clubs

Thursday, March 7 | 11am


Enjoy reading and discussing a "thriller" novel with like-minded friends. Hot tea will be served at the meeting.

Friday, March 8 | 12:30pm


Join Let's Talk About Books, a monthly book club that is currently meeting via Zoom.  

Monday, March 18 | 7pm


Can't get enough of the true crime genre? Looking for something to do after binging shows.

Wednesday, March 20 | 7pm


Do you enjoy cooking, sharing ideas, and kitchen tips, while enjoying great food? Join the Livingston Public Library's Cookbook Club!

Wednesday, March 27 | 7pm


Are you an avid reader looking to discuss contemporary fiction, trending titles, and popular authors?


On Display: February 2024



Livingston Elementary Schools Explore Line


As a collaboration between the Livingston Public Library and the Livingston Public School Visual Arts program, the Library's display case will feature rotating artworks created by elementary and middle school students under the guidance of their art teachers, for the months of February, March and April. Line is one of...



Library Blog

Celebrating President Abraham Lincoln:

A Library Program & Reads


Abraham Lincoln, born February 12, 1809 was an American lawyer, politician, and statesman who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination on April 15, 1865. Regarded as one of America's greatest heroes, Lincoln led the United States through the American Civil War, defending...


Football Reads for

the Non-Football Fan


Not really into football and the accompanying Superbowl hoopla? Would you rather spend time with a book in a quiet corner? How about a book themed around football? The recent biographies, fiction and nonfiction books listed below available with your Livingston library card don't have to do so much with...


Be Heart Smart :

Books And Websites


It's February - American Heart Month- a time when all people are encouraged to focus on their cardiovascular health. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, causing one in four deaths each year. Nearly half of all American adults have at least one major...




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