Bernards Township Library Groups

Book Discussion Groups

Daytime book discussions are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:00 am.  Evening book discussions are held on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm.

No need to sign up—new members are always welcome.

Multiple copies of these titles are available on the book shelves near the Library’s adult Circulation Desk. Additional copies may be borrowed from other libraries.

For further information call 908-204-3038.

Family History Interest Group

The Family History Interest Group (FHIG) meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month except December from 7:00 to 8:30 pm in the Program Room on the lower level at Bernards Township Library.

Coffee (and cookies or snacks if participants bring them!) is served at 6:30 pm and participants are invited to socialize. In these tight economic times, our coffee and tea arrangements have become $ elf $ upporting. If you enjoy a cup please consider dropping a quarter or two in the basket provided.

FHIG meetings are FREE and all are welcome , whether they have been previously involved in family history research or not. No prior experience in tracing genealogical roots is necessary. The Group provides opportunities for those interested in family history and genealogy to share information and experiences and be more successful in their search.

For more information please call the Library at 908.204.3031, ext. 122 or email

Knitting and Crocheting Group

Knitters and Crocheters of any skill level are invited to join one or more of these on-going groups that meet in a program room on the Library’s lower level.  The Daytime Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from 10:00 am – noon.  The Evening Group meets from 7:00 – 9:00 pm on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

No registration is necessary. For further information please call Jacquelyn Ridzy at 908-204-3031, ext. 6 or email