Free Seminar at the Library : Starting a Home-Based Business, Thursday, June 19th at 7pm

June 11, 2014

Interested in starting a home-based business? Come to a free seminar at the Library on Thursday June 19th at 7pm entitled “Starting a Home-Based Business”. The seminar will cover the pros and cons of a home business, what aspiring entrepreneurs need to know to get started, and what a business plan should address.

Registration for the seminar is recommended, but not required. To register, call the library at (201) 858-6980 or email library@bayonnelibrary.org.

The seminar is presented by SCORE, the Service Corps of Retired Executives.

Ancestry Library Edition is now available at Bayonne Public Library!

May 15, 2014

Bayonne Public Library is now subscribed to Ancestry Library Edition. Ancestry Library Edition, powered by Ancestry.com, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. Bayonne Public Library patrons now have access to an unprecedented amount of genealogical materials through the world’s most popular online genealogy resource.

The database is available on all computers used inside the library, but will not be available for remote access. Visit the library and check it out!

eBooks now available at the Bayonne Public Library!

March 3, 2014

Mayor Mark Smith and Mrs. Sneh Bains, director of the Bayonne Public Library, are announcing that the library will be adding eBooks to the collection. The library is joining Baker and Taylor’s Axis 360 eBook program that will enable library patrons to download current and best seller books to their tablets, smartphones, laptops, computers and e-readers. Mrs. Bains wishes to thank the Estate of Samuel J. Lashinsky, Attorney-at-law, of Bayonne, for the remembrance of the library through his thoughtful bequest that has made this program possible.

To begin using eBooks, please visit our website - www.bayonnelibrary.org and click the link that says Axis360 eBooks.

Special 4th of July Holiday hours

July 2, 2013

The Library will be closed Thursday, July 4th, 2013.

We will be open Friday, July 5th from 10-3.

As is usual for the summer, we will be closed Saturday.

Have a safe holiday!

 

Free Seminar at the Library : “Starting and Managing a Business”

May 2, 2013

The Library will host a seminar on Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 at 7pm entitled, “Starting and Managing a Successful Business”. Frank Dunne will be the presenter. The seminar is free and open to the public. In order to get a better idea of attendance, the library asks that you call 201-858-6980 if you plan to attend, or email library@bayonnelibrary.org. Registration suggested but not required. This seminar is presented by SCORE, a national non-profit sponsored by the US Small Business Administration.

The seminar will be held in the Second Floor Gallery, Bayonne Public Library, 697 Avenue C at 31st St, Bayonne, NJ.

February 20th Seminar at the Library CANCELLED

February 13, 2013

Unfortunately, the February 20th SCORE seminar that was to be held at the Library entitled “Starting and Managing a Successful Business” has been cancelled as the presenter is unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Free Seminar at the Library : “Starting and Managing a Successful Business”

February 5, 2013

The Library will host a seminar on Wednesday, February 20, 2013  at 7pm entitled, “Starting and Managing a Successful Business”. Richard Berek will be the presenter. The seminar is free and open to the public. In order to get a better idea of attendance, the library asks that you call 201-858-6980 if you plan to attend, or email library@bayonnelibrary.org. Registration suggested but not required. This seminar is presented by SCORE, a national non-profit sponsored by the US Small Business Administration.

The seminar will be held in the Second Floor Gallery, Bayonne Public Library, 697 Avenue C at 31st St, Bayonne, NJ.

Introduction to Computers Class

September 24, 2012

Introduction to Computers

 

Saturday, October 6, 2012

9:30 – 11am

 

Topics covered will include use of the mouse, basic internet navigation and creating and using an email account.

Prerequisite: This class is designed for those who have little or no experience using a computer.

Registration is REQUIRED as space is very limited.

Please sign up at the Reference Desk.

 

Class is open to current Bayonne residents with a Bayonne Public Library card in good standing.

Class : Creating a Resume and Cover Letter with Microsoft Word

September 18, 2012

Creating a Resume and Cover Letter with Microsoft Word

Saturday, October 27, 2012

9:30 – 11am

By the end of this class, participants will be able to use a template to create a resume, and will be able to type a cover letter, using Microsoft Word.

Prerequisite: Basic PC literacy required – familiarity with the mouse and the keyboard, including knowledge of basic keyboard navigation. By signing up for this class, you are certifying that you have these basic skills.

Registration is REQUIRED as space is very limited.

To register, please come to the Reference Desk or call us at 201-858-6980.

 

Class is open to current Bayonne residents with a Bayonne Public Library card in good standing.

Free movie tomorrow .

August 14, 2012

Please join us for our free movie, Puss in Boots.It will be showing tomorrow,Wednesday,August 15,2012 at 1:00 P.M. in the Mary E. O’Connor Gallery,on the second floor of the library.Follow this link to learn about any parental advisories for this animated feature.


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