An American River
Author Talk
Join us for an evening with Mary Bruno, author of An American River: From Paradise to Superfund, Afloat on New Jersey’s Passaic. In a lively presentation, Ms. Bruno describes her journey, kayaking down the Passaic River from its headwaters all the way to Newark Bay. The book is a delight for anyone interested in the history and nature of New Jersey.
Refreshments will be served. Registration requested, please.
The Library will close at 12 noon Monday, October 12, in observance of Columbus Day.
Community Blood Drive
1:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Kemmer Library Harding Township
19 Blue Mill Road
New Vernon, NJ

Kemmerer Library is pleased to once again team with Turpin Realtors and the Atlantic Health System to hold a community blood drive. Schedule an appointment by clicking the link below or call us at 973-267-2665. Walk-ins welcome.

Schedule online: Blood Drive Registration
Name That Broadway Show!
An Evening of Music, Wine, and Fun
Support Kemmerer Library while sipping wine, nibbling delicious hors d’oeuvres, and listening to Broadway tunes performed by local resident, Bettina Bierly, and vocalists, Robert Jacobson and Barbara Haag. Broadway trivia quizzes — with prizes! — will give you an opportunity to show off your knowledge of famous and obscure shows and tunes.
RSVP requested, please. $40 per person pre-registration. $45 at the door.
iPad Workshop with Lara Rouillard
Tech guru, Lara Rouillard, will discuss tips and tricks to get the most out of your iPad, demonstrate new apps and steps to keep your device updated. Think of this session as “Fall Clean-Up for Your iPad”.
Refreshments will be served.
Community Shredding Event
Support your library by bringing your personal, confidential papers for on-the-spot shredding and computer hard drive destruction. Modest fee per item. Library Parking Lot. Sponsored by the Friends of Kemmerer Library.
Spooky Story Afternoon
Halloween Fun and Games
Dress in up in your Halloween costume, bring a flashlight, and join us in a dark, dark room for spooky stories, games, and a craft. Storyteller, Judy England McCarthy, will be here with great, interactive stories.
For children ages 5 and up. Pizza and treats will be served. Registration required, please.
Kemmerer Kids Klub
Come in and chill out at the Library. Our Children’s Librarian, Mrs. Butler, is ready to help with homework, suggest great books, and show a fun craft to take home. For children ages 7 and up. Please register in advance so we have adequate supplies.
The Spirit of the Horse: Art Show
Through November 30, 2015
This fall, the Library will be celebrating horses in all their glory – Harding Township is, after all, horse country! We kick off with the opening of a great show featuring works by artists, Lin Salerno (acrylics) and Sandra Graham (photography), whose works reflect a deep passion and respect for horses.
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of the artworks will be donated to the Library.
Please Support Your Library
Kemmerer Library depends on the generosity of Harding residents for 85% of its operating budget. Your charitable donations help us offer great programming, excellent collections, free WIFI and public computers, meeting spaces for local groups, and much, much more!
All of these services are completely free of charge, as is your library card.
We hope you will consider the Library in your charitable giving!
Please make checks payable to KLHT or use the Paypal button to donate with a credit or debit card.