Kearny Public Library

The Kearny Public Library consists of a main library and a branch library. The collection consists of approximately 90,000 volumes, 1,800 audio/video tapes, 400 books on cassette, and subscriptions to 150 periodicals. Access to a bank of computers and Internet is also now available.

The main library sponsors many programs for the public, a children’s “Story Telling Hour”, and cultural programs. For more information please visit the Kearny Public Library main webpage at  www.kearnylibrary.org

Important Topics

Hours of Operation

MAIN LIBRARY

CHILDREN'S ROOM

BRANCH LIBRARY

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
9:30 AM -to- 6:00 PM

Wednesday
9:30 AM -to- 8:00 PM

Saturday
9:00 AM -to- 1:00 PM

Closed on Saturday
in July & August

Monday through Friday
10:00 AM -to- 6:00 PM

Saturday
9:00 AM -to- 1:00 PM

Closed on Saturday
in July & August

Monday through Friday
1:00 PM -to- 5:00 PM

 

Librarians & Board of Trustees

  • Library Director: Josh Humphrey 
  • Senior Children's Librarian: Joanne Friedman
  • Senior Librarian: Joan Hart

BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

  • Sean Mara, President
  • Ann Farrell 
  • Barbara Pollock
  • Joseph Sgalia
  • Christine Jablonski
  • Eileen Eckel, Council Liaison
  • Elizabeth Kubowicz

Museum

Located at the Main Library building is the Kearny Museum. The museum exhibits artifacts, clothing, equipment, photographs and paraphernalia of Kearny’s past. It highlights Kearny’s history including displays on the town’s prominence as an industrial center and its reputation as Soccer Town, USA.. The museum hours vary with the time of year.

Josh Humphrey

Phone: 
201-998-2666
Fax: 
201-998-1141
E-Mail: 
jhumphrey@kearnylibrary.org
Support Info & Address: 

http://www.kearnylibrary.orgLibrary Director
318 Kearny Avenue
Kearny, NJ 07032