Main Library - Dec. 18, 7:30 - Maplewoodian Leigh Haber oversees book coverage for O: The Oprah Magazine and coordinates the Oprah Book Club. She’ll talk about how selections are made and share her experiences as a longtime editor. She has been a book editor for Scribner, Rodale, and Hyperion among other publishers, and has acquired and edited numerous bestsellers, including books by Al Gore and Steve Martin. Leigh raised her two sons, Sam and Geoff McKenzie, in Maplewood, where she still lives.
Main Library - Blood supplies in New Jersey are CRITICALLY LOW. Donated blood is URGENTLY needed.
Please join the Super Community Blood Drive. Donate blood between now and January 17, 2014 and you will be entered into a sweepstakes to win Two tickets to the Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium in February.
All donors will receive a Super Community Blood Drive Wristband.
You may donate blood if you weigh 120 lbs. or more.
Please bring your Social Security # and a photo or signed ID.
Eat a meal and drink plenty of water one hour before donating. Water will be available at the donation site.
Sixteen-year-olds may donate if accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Both must present ID.
If you have recently traveled outside the U.S. or have other eligibility questions, call the Blood Center at 973-676-4700 ext.132
Hilton Branch Computer Lab - Tuesday, Dec. 10, 4:30-5:30 - Grades 4 and up. An introduction to computer science. Over 3 million students around the world are participating . Join them! It's fun!
Main Library -Saturday, Dec. 7, 2:00. In this special program celebrating our Centennial, Rowland Bennett, former Maplewood Library Director, will share facts and anecdotes about the history of Maplewood's libraries. Open to all. Refreshments will be served.