Boonton Holmes Library

Today at Your Library

The Library will be closed Sunday, February 17, and Monday, February 18, in observance of Presidents’ Day

Honoring Black History Month

Please join us as we welcome Shirley Johnson, Storyteller, & Chris White, III, Percussionist, for a fascinating evening of tales and music celebrating Black History Month.   The whole family will love this program!  Light refreshments will be served.

This event is free and open to the public, however, registration is required.  Click here to reserve your spot or give the circulation desk a call.

Staying Strong at 55+

Meet author and World Record Holder Eric Moss.  As a personal trainer and professional strongman, Eric will share strategies for developing and maintaining strength at age 55 and beyond.  You might not achieve “strongman stature,” but staying strong will contribute to a high quality of life for years to come.  A light lunch will be served.

Friday, February 15, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  Registration requested, please.  Click here to sign up.

Celebrating 125 Years of Library Services

2019 marks the 125th anniversary of the Boonton-Holmes Public Library.  We’re looking to celebrate this impressive milestone in early September this year and are looking for resident volunteers to help make this occasion a memorable celebration for all Boontonites.  Please join the Library staff and volunteers for an initial planning meeting.  Party planners, artists, graphic designers, historians, business owners, teachers, and residents of all walks are warmly welcome. 

Tuesday, February 19, 7 p.m.  Please register your participation by clicking here to sign up.  Refreshments will be served.

Check out our most recent “Boonton Tale”

Mom to the Rescue:  Saving Little Joe from Drowning
Submitted by former Boonton resident, Joe D’Andrea

Click here for the story

Board of Trustees’ Meetings 2019

The Library’s Board of Trustees meet at 7:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month in the 2nd Floor Board Room.  The meetings are open to the public.  Meeting dates listed below:

January 8
February 12
March 12
April 8
May 13
June 10
July 8 (optional)
August 12 (optional)
September 9
October 14
November 11
December 9