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  Monday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
  Tuesday 10:00 AM  5:00 PM
  Wednesday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
  Thursday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
  Friday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  Saturday 10:00 AM 4:00 PM
  Sunday CLOSED  
June, July and Aug. Sat hours - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


E-Book News

3M CloudOur patrons are really enjoying how easy it is to download e-books and audiobooks to your PC, tablet, iPad, or phone. All the content is just for MAIN patrons. Click here to check it out! Need help getting started? Call the library to arrange a one-on-one session to help you download to your device.

Raise money for the Friends of the Library through your Amazon purchases

The Friends of the Library have created a Smile account with Amazon.  When you shop at smile.amazon.com and indicate the Friends of the Riverdale Library as your charity, each purchase will send a little money to our Friends organization.  Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchase.


Children and Teen Programs

Summer Reading celebration for children K-5 is on Thursday, August 13. We want to accommodate all our summer reading participants so we have two celebrations scheduled. Join us at the 4 p.m. or the 7 p.m. celebration. Sign up in the library starts July 20.                                                 

Adult Programs

Join our Adult Summer Reading Program.  Read what you like, fill out a raffle ticket with a short review, and be eligible for prizes.


Computer Classes

We offer a variety of computer instruction classes.  Call the library or stop by to register - 973-835-5044.

iPad and Tablet Users Group
New to using a tablet? Bring your device and learn the basics in this monthly workshop for tablet users looking to increase their skills and share knowledge and experience. Learn how to access public Wi-Fi, change settings, set up email, and install and remove apps. Attend once, or as many sessions as you need. Meets the third Friday of each month, (not meeting in August) from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Getting Started with Ancestry Library
Through the generosity of the Friends of the Riverdale Library, Ancestry Library is now available for you to use in exploring your family’s past. Want some help in getting started? Attend this presentation and get tips on searching, record-keeping and printing. Then use your knowledge on our computers or a device you’ve brought.  Meets Wednesday, July 29, from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.



Wednesday night at the movies: It’s popcorn and a good movie at 7 p.m. on the third Wednesday night of the month July 15 McFarland, USA; August 19 Chappie.


 ClickTBimageClickTBimage TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated picture books that teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. Picture books, chapter books, with games, puzzles and quizzes are available on your computer or device.

  1. Books
  2. Audio
  3. Movies
  4. Youth


Don’t Go Home by Carolyn Hart

The Shore by Sara Taylor

The Summer’s End by Mary Alice Monroe

The Truth According to Us by Annie Barrows


Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery by Henry Marsh

Gumption: Relighting the Torch of Freedom with America’s Gutsiest Troublemakers by Nick Offerman

Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship by Robert Kurson

Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Justice by Adam Benforado

All the Single Ladies by Dorothea Benton Frank

Finders Keepers by Stephen King

Piranha by Clive Cussler

American Sniper




Run All Night

Spongebob Movie

Ice Cream Summer by Peter Sis

Ninja, Go by Julia Marsh

Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

Templeton Gets His Wish by Greg Pizzoli

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