New! Adult Summer Reading Club

Adult programs are open to Library cardholders in Bergen County. Programs are free unless noted. Registration is required as seating is limited.

Join the USR Library Adult Summer Reading Club

Are you looking to get credit for all those books you read on the beach or listen to on the car on the way to work? Feeling left out that the kids get to have all the summer reading fun? Do you want a chance to win a prize?

Join the inaugural Upper Saddle River Library’s Adult Summer Reading Club, which runs from June 6th – August 31st!

Every book you read (or audiobook you listen to) will count towards an entry in our twice monthly raffle, and you can earn extra entries by completing the activities listed on the website.

Participation in the Adult Reading Club is limited to USR Library Cardholders only.

Online Registration Instructions for the Upper Saddle River Library Adult Reading Club

1. Go online to:

2. Register for the Adult program

3. Log your books

• To log your books click on “Add to The Log”

• Make sure to select “Books” from the drop down menu as the “Log by” type

• Feel free to write a review for that book by clicking on “Write A Review”

4. To view and complete the activities for additional raffle entries, click on “Discover” and then “Activities”

Need help? Contact Molly McKenney, Adult Services Librarian at 201-327-2583 or




Art Series

Art Series: Salvador Dali

Our Art Series continues on October 18th at 7:30 pm.

Join us for a slide show presentation of the work of surrealist painter Salvador Dali.

More Adult Programs

YA book club

YA Bookclub

Thursdays @ 4–5 pm

Oct. 4th & 18th, Nov. 1st, 15th & 29th, Dec. 6th Drop by, have some food, and talk about the book you’ve just read. Share your opinions and have fun! Books will be available at the circulation desk after Sept. 20th.

Our first book is: “Gone” by Michael Grant

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Fall progeams for Kids

Fall Storyhours & Clubs

Fall Session • Oct. 1st– Dec. 6th
Registration begins Sept. 18th

Book Clubs
Chess School
and Read to Our Gentle Friends!

More Kids Programs

Garden details

It’s All in the Details:
Gardening Program

Tuesday • October 2nd • 7:30 pm

Join us for a discussion of garden details and ornamentation, which when correctly used, create drama, texture, and focus in any landscape. Photos from public and private gardens will be used to demonstrate the siting, choice and construction of garden details as water features, fountains, decorative walls and paving choices.

More Adult Programs

New Hours

USR Library to Open Earlier

In order to accommodate the many requests for earlier hours the Upper Saddle River Library’s new hours will be Monday–Thursday 9:30 am to 8:30 pm. These hours begin Tuesday, September 4, 2012.

Monday thru Thursday: 9:30am-8:30pm
Friday: 10am-5pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sundays: 1pm-5pm starting Sept. 16

museum pass program

Museum Pass Program
Enjoy New York City’s Wonderful Museums

The Children's Museum of Manhattan has been added to this Friends of the Library sponsored program. Other museums in the program are Guggenheim Museum, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Museum of the City of New York, and the South Street Seaport Museum.

Learn more about the Museum Pass Program

bookletters reviews

Bookletters Reviews

Online and email newsletters that provide recommendations for great reading on a wide range of interests. View the current issues online or sign up to have them delivered to your email address.

Fiction Bestsellers, Nonfiction Best Sellers, The Library's Book Groups reading lists, Lifestyles, Business, Children & Teen reading, USR Library's Newsletter BookBytes and more! When viewing online through the library's website you can easily check to see if a book is available or request a hold.

Check It Out!

BeAt Classes

eReaders Available for Adults

The Adult department has eReaders available for lending. Electronic editions of the latest best sellers will be available on these eReaders. Borrow one, just like a hard copy. Please place a reserve with the Reference librarian.

Learn more about BeATaudio






BCCLs - Bergen County Cooperative Library System

New York Times Bestsellers

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Downloadable Audiobooks

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