Adult Programming

Borrow a book, save a tree.BORROW from the Butler Library  Instead of purchasing books, borrow books, magazines, and DVD’s from the Butler Public Library or from another Library in M.A.I.N through our Inter-library Loans. Think of all the money you will save by borrowing from the Library. Come for a visit and see all the great programs going on in your Library, too.

Please Note: All of our Adult Programs are open to those who are at least 18 years of age, unless otherwise noted. Most programs are free of charge and because space is limited for each program, registration is required. Reserve your seat by visiting the Library or calling 973-838-3262. Please check our website at or at the Library for updates to our schedule.

Tuesday Afternoon Movies
We invite you to join us on the last Tuesday afternoon of every month at 2:00 pm when we show movies you may have missed at the theater or which you may want to see again. This free program is limited to 25 participants. Call 1-973-838-3262, or stop by the Library to sign up.
September 26, 2017 – Norman
October 31, 2017 – Hidden Figures
November 28, 2017 – Going in Style
December 19, 2017 – Snatched (On the Third Tuesday due to the holiday.)

Family Movie Night
Now Showing, Diary of a Wimpy Kid:  The The Long Haul
Friday, September 29, 2017
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm 
Butler Public Library will hold a Family Movie Night, now showing, new release film, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, The Long Haul, Rated PG (129 minutes), on Friday, August 4, 2017, from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm.  Come watch the movie on our 70” Flat Screen TV, purchased by The Friends of the Butler Public Library.  Program is open to all ages.  Parents must stay with children under age 10.  Call 973-838-3262, to reserve your seat.

Hatha Yoga
When: Wednesdays:  September 13, 20, 27 & October 4, 2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
$5.00 per class
Presented by Donna Morello
Reduce stress, improve balance, and increase core strength.  Yoga is a great way to get in shape.  Please bring a yoga mat to exercise on.  Class size is limited.  Sign up today at the circulation desk at Butler Library or call 1-973-838-3262, to reserve your spot.  Payment by cash only at the time of the class.

College Planning Seminar with Lakeland Bank and CBRG
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Lakeland Bank will be here from 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm and will be speaking about setting up a checking account for college students.  College Benefits Research Group will be here from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm for the College Planning Seminar.  High school students and parents should come to this worthwhile seminar.  Topics are: how to choose the best college for your student and your pocketbook, getting into your dream college and 5 questions you must have answered before applying to college.  This free program is limited to 30 seats. Call 1-888-802-2740 or visit to sign up.

All About Medicare
When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Presented by Karen Kuiphoff and Carolyn King
Designed to help you navigate the ABCD’s of Medicare.  Learn about the new guidelines for Medicare Reform.  We will walk you through the entire Medicare maze.  If you are turning 65 in the next 6 months, this workshop is a must!  This free program is limited to 30 participants. Call 973-838-3262, or stop by to sign up.

Dream Interpretation Class at Butler Library
When: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Presented by RoseMarie Rubinetti Cappiello, Psychic Medium
Back by popular demand, Rosemarie Rubinetti Cappiello, Psychic Medium will be here to teach a Dream Interpretation Class.  This free program is limited to 75 participants.  Please call 1-973-838-3262, or stop by the Circulation Desk at Butler Library to sign up.  For more information on the presenter, please visit:

AARP Smart Driver Course at Butler Library
When: Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Time: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Presented by Norman H. Nadasdi, AARP Instructor
One Day 6-Hour Classroom Course.  Participants Receive “Completion Certificate” Same Day.  Note:  Most insurance Companies reward participants with as much as a $200.00 reduction of premiums over a 3 year period.  Check with your insurance carrier for specific details.  Also Note:  You become eligible for Point Credits with the N.J.M.V.C. as well as your insurance company.  Tuition:  for the One Day 6-Hour Course is only $15.00 if you are a member of AARP, or $20.00 if not a member.  Registration:  (Open to all New Jersey Licensed Drivers 18 years of age or older) You must fill out the Participant Completion Record.  You must have your Driver’s License with you.  You must attach your Check for Tuition to the form.  You must attend the full 6-Hour One Day Course.  The Instructor will be Norman H. Nadasdi.  Norman has 10 Years of experience and is certified by AARP. For more info call Norman at:  973-585-6093.  Please stop by to register in person at:  Butler Public Library, located at 1 Ace Road, behind the municipal building, on the internet at, or by phone 973-838-3262.

Reserve Now for the November 9: TASTE OF TRIBORO
After the success of Taste of Butler in November 2016 and June 2017, the Butler Library and the Butler Economic Development Committee will hold our next “Taste of” event on
November 9, 2017. This year we are planning on opening the event up to Bloomingdale and Kinnelon establishments and naming it Taste of TriBoro! The monies raised at the event benefit the Butler Library and the Butler Economic Development Committee. More information to follow.

The Knitting & Crocheting Circle
When: The First and Third Tuesday of Every Month

Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Come join us, from beginners to experienced, all are welcome to come socialize, share their projects or learn new knitting or crocheting skills from one another. Group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month.  Sign-ups are not required for this event.

Weekly Computer Assistance:
When: Tuesdays: Paul’s Back!
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Presented by Paul Pilmanis, Volunteer
Service is first come, first served.  No formal instruction provided.  Topics are varied.  This service is for beginners and there are no sign ups required, just come in.