Happy Hour

Wednesdays at 6 p.m.

Happy Hour returns with a great roster of new programs after our summer break.

The format will be both online and in person as conditions and as preferred by our presenters.

To participate online you’ll need:

  • a laptop, tablet, or computer
  • and, if you want to watch on your Smart TV, an HDMI cable to connect your laptop/computer to your Smart TV.

You may register for most programs via the posted links to Signup Genius. If you need help registering, please call the circulation desk at 973-334-2980, and one of our staff will assist you.


October 6 — Needle felting with Christine

One of our favorite crafty presenters, Christine, is back with another super-cute felting craft. In honor of National Shelter Dog Adoption Month, Christine will be presenting “Lucky the Dog” as tonight’s project.

Pre-packaged kits for the projects may be picked up, starting Friday, October 1.

This event is online and limited to 18 participants. Reserved for Boonton residents and Boonton library card holders only. Pre-registration is required, please. Please click here to sign up.


October 20 — The FURst Responders of New York

Furst Responder's Virtual Event

We’re keeping up the canine theme with a visit with Peggy Gavan, whose animal stories of old New York have delighted audiences for years. This time Peggy brings to life the stories of cats and dogs who served with the human first responders from the very beginning.

This event is online. Please register here to receive your Zoom credentials.


November 3 and 17 — Cross Stitch for Beginners

Master crafter, Marie DeVenezia, leads 2 introductory Happy Hour beginner classes in the ancient art of cross stitching.  Marie will review materials, equipment, and will get participants started on a simple project.  The lessons will be held via Zoom.

A materials kit will be available by Friday, October 29.  Participation limited to 10.  This program is limited to Boonton residents and Boonton library card holders.

Please register here to receive your Zoom credentials.


December 1 — Holiday treats and staying healthy

Details to follow. Stay tuned.


December 15 — Needle felting with Christine

Details to follow. Stay tuned.