Adult Online and In-Person Programs

Adult Online Programs - Book Groups and Newsletters and eBooks and more...

Help with using Zoom:

For additional assistance you may contact the Reference staff by phone: 973-694-4272 Ext. 5401

Our Book Discussion Groups continue... Download a book and join in on the fun!

Check out our Book Discussions via Zoom Meetings!

Visit our Book Discussion Page to view the flyers For Romantic Fiction, Evening Book Discussion, Page Turners Book Discussion, Mystery Book Discussion, Classics, Non-Fiction and Monthly Monday Book Talk!

Open Knit, crochet, needlework group

Mondays -  in Person  Cancelled.

Mondays @ 11:30 am Meeting on Zoom - Email Karen  by clciking on the link below for a Zoom invite. 

Visit the Knitting Group Page for additional information and Monthly Keep You in Stitches meeting dates

Contact Karen for sign on information.

 Virtual Lunch Box Learning 

Just in! Lunch Box Learning will be starting again online! - Registration will be required via our website calendar.

View the Lunch Box Learning Programs Page

View past Lunch Box Learning programs on our YouTube Channel

 Did you miss a program? - View it on our You Tube Channel Library

Looking for more free exercise programs for beginners?  Visit our You Tube Channel for Exercises for beginners

Casual Spanish 45-minute Conversation Classes for Adults

Zoom in for a casual & virtual gathering, while picking up common vocabulary & phrases in Spanish! We'll focus on pronunciation & practicality.
Registration is required; get your invite to join. Email Eleana:

May/June 2022

5-5:45, twice a month on Tuesdays.

Tues, June 21

Job and Career Services: Resume Workshops

2 Groups Comprised of 1-on-1 assistance with a librarian and Group collaboration led by Sunny Desai, MBA. Each group is comprised of 6 sessions broken down into 4 1-on-1 sessions and 2 group sessions.

The First Group will meet between May 23rd - July 1st 

The Second Group will meet between June 6th - August 5th 

To register begin here

Any questions email or call the Reference Desk at 973-694-4272.  

View the flyer. 

Summer Concert Series at Laurelwood Arboretum

Laurelwood Arboretum: 725 Pines Lake Dr. W Wayne, NJ 07470

Join us for these free performances! Bring a blanket or lawn chair.  All concerts will be outside.  NO food or alcoholic beverages are permitted.

Thusday, July 14 at 6:30 PM - OCD Band (Rock 'n Roll covers from 70s, 80s, 90s and beyond) 

 Wednesday, August 17 at 6:30 PM - Abel Mireles & LatiNext (Mexican folkloirc music and jazz) 

Concerts will also be livestreamed.  Please register online through the calendar to get the Zoom information.

Passaic County Clerk's office Outreach program - Wayne 2022

Full Passport Services, Notary Oath and Renewal, Free Veteran's ID cards

Time: 5PM - 7PM

Wednesdays: June 29, August 31, November 20

View the flyer

History Dicussion Group

A discussion of historical topics.

Time 1:00 - 2:30 PM 

2022 Dates: September 27, October 25, November 29

For more information contact: Arnie Rogoff: (973) 694-3648

Discuss & Debate Group

Meets weekly on Tuesdays and Thursdays

10:00 AM -  12:00 PM

Join a group of your fellow community members to discuss and debate current events and other topics of interest in a lively environment! Discussions are held twice a week at the Wayne Public Library (please check the calendar for exceptions and locations in the library). No registration is necessary, and drop-ins are always welcome!

For more information contact the Reference Desk 973-694-4272 Ext. 5401


Foreign Film Discussion Club 

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 at 7:00 PM.

Email Patty Slezak, Reference Librarian, for more information and to receive the Zoom Link,

View the Flyer

New Jersey History via the Hobby of Metal Detecting

Monday, July 11, 2022 @ 7:00 PM in the library meeting room

Please register on the library calendar to attend:

View the flyer

Celebrating Webb's First Images"

A NASA Community Education Event July 12, 2022 from 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

You can find this hour long program on your home computer or other device with Internet Access


New Release Movie in July

Thursday, July 14 @ 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM

View the Flyer

The Wayne Public Library encourages the use of masks and social distancing.
No registration is required. Admission is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Many thanks to The Friends of the Wayne Public Library for providing the licensing and DVDs for our movie presentations!

Crafts in the Stacks: Paper Dahlia Wreath

Friday, July 15, 2022 at 1:30 PM 

Come join us and make a paper dahlia wreath a perfect summer decoration.  

Any questions contact the Reference Desk 973-694-4272 ext. 5401.  You can also email Karin ( or Janette (  

Registration can be done online through the library calendar.

View the flyer. 

Celebrating Webb's First Images: What are Scientists Excited About? 

A NASA Community Education Event

Saturday, July 16, 2022 at 3:30 PM in the library meeting room

Celebrate Webb's first images by attending our live streamed event in the library meting room! 

View the flyer for additional information

Virtual Author Chat with Elizabeth John 

Tuesday, July 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM

Come listen in as she talks about her writing and book. 

Any questions email Janette at

Zoom information can be found in the library calendar. 

View the flyer. 

Virtual Author Chat with Karen DelleCava 

Tuesday, July, 26, 2022 at 2:00 PM  

Join in and listen as she talks about her writing, YA Contemporary and middle grade short fiction books. 

For the Zoom invite email Janette at 

View the flyer 

Celebrating Webb's First Images -The James Webb Space Telescope with Dr. Christine chen

A NASA Community Education Event

Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 7:00 PM in the library meeting room

Celebrate Webb's first images by attending our live streamed event in the library meeting room! 

View the flyer for additional information

Wayne Public Library Jazz Program Series: 

Meet Jazz Bassist Martin Pizzarelli

Thursday, July 28, 2022 @ 7:00 PM 

Please register on our webite calendar to receive your Zoom invite

Contact Patty Slezak for more information at

View the flyer