Monday 10:00 a.m. 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. 9:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed  
49 Hudson Avenue
Edgewater, New Jersey 07020


What's Happening @Your Library! 


Juvenile Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party


Saturday, Aug. 9th 2014 From 11 am to 1:30 pm

All are participants are invited to attend.


Outrageoussss...Pets! will be here at the Edgewater Public Library to to help everyone celebrate

Summer Reading! Great job!!

All raffle tickets must be submitted by Thursday by Aug. 7th. by 5 pm

No raffle tickets will be distributed on Friday Aug. 8th or Saturday Aug.9th.







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Join the Summer Reading Programs at the Edgewater Free Public Library ~~~




JUVENILE SAT., JUNE 28th  3 to 3:45 PM
ADULT - MON., JUNE 30th 7 to 9:00 PM

The Edgewater Free Public Library is inviting "one and all" to join this year's Summer Reading Programs:

 Fizz, Boom, Read @Your Library provides all juvenile participants with reading logs to count minutes and pages read.   Raffle tickets are awarded for reading --- towards Grand Prizes at the Wrap-Up Party on Saturday, Aug. 9th

Literary Elements @Your Library once again encourages our Adult readers to add to their reading pleasure throughout the summer! The Kick-Off celebration begins on June 30th with a hands-on Art Class.

These summer reading programs begin the day of the Kick-off Event. We encourage everyone to sign up ~~~ plan on attending.

Jester Jim will be presenting his one-man juggling show for our juvenile participants on Saturday, June 28th from 3 to 3:45 PM, while Bonnie Gabriel will be leading our adult participants in their own art designs on Monday, June 30th from 7 to 9 PM.

Refreshments will be served at both Kick-Off events.

                                            All programs are listed on the "Calendar" link above

                                Register for all library programs using the "Calendar" link above 





ESL Volunteers - Sign up here.



  • Do you want to improve your English Speaking Skills? Click here to register as a student for our ESL classes.




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Databases Available through BCCLS

Jersey Clicks

One Stop Library Gateway to Quality
Information and Databases 

Jersey Cat

Jersey Cat Interlibrary Loan System
at Edgewater Library!




What's New at the Edgewater Free Public Library:


  • Download Books - Great new - BeAT and eBCCLS are merging. Starting 6/1/2013, eBCCLS will be your one stop shop for eBooks and eAudiobooks. 


  • Playaways - Pre-loaded books and light weight for easy listening anywhere, anytime


  • Playaways Views - All in one Video Player


  • New DVD's - Check out our new DVD collection







Events at Edgewater Library


calendarThe Edgewater Library offers events for children, teens and adults.

We have programs and classes as well as special events for you to enjoy.

We encourage you to check back often to learn abut new events that are happening and register right online!