Thursday, December 31, 2015

Saturday, November 14, 2015

YALSA's Quick Pick

The American Library Association(ALA) and the Young Adult Library Services Association(YALSA) want your help in picking next year's Quick Pick list. All you have to do is to click here and fill out the survey.

Monday, October 19, 2015


Hey Artists!!! Google is running a contest to have your Google Doodle displayed on their homepage and other great educational prizes such as scholarship money. Check it out here.

Saturday, October 3, 2015


Follow us on Instagram @cliftonpubliclibrary
And show us your book spine poetry #cplbookspinepoetry

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Made w/ Code

Check out Google's Made w/ Code Projects. Use computer code to create a LED dress, kaleidoscope, music mixer and many other fun ideas.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Origami with Mr. A

Teens, come to the Main Library Saturday September 19th for our special teen event Origami with Mr. A! Stop by between 11:30AM and 1PM to help Mr. A with his new origami creation.

Friday, September 4, 2015

Planning for College?

Come to the College Planning Workshop 
at the 
Main Library 
Wednesday October 7th 
Reserve at seat at 
call 888-802-2740

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Labor Day Closing

The Main Library and Allwood Branch will be closed Saturday through Monday of the Labor Day weekend, September 5-7.  Outdoor book bins will be open for returns, and you are encouraged to place holds through our online catalog and request renewals through the Find a Title and My Account tabs on the website.

Friday, August 7, 2015

Light Painting Tuesday August 11 at the Main Library!!!!!
Come on in and let your creativity run wild!
Ages: 12-17

Monday, July 13, 2015

Elemental Heroes!

Join us this Tuesday, July 14th 3-4pm to design your own superhero based on the elements! Program is for teens ages 12-17, Please register using our events calendar.
Register here.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

We need bats!!!

Our Bat Cave is looking very empty! Stop in today and sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program!

Monday, June 22, 2015


Teen Summer Reading sign-up starts today! Stop by the Main Library or the Allwood Branch for your reading log. Use our Events Calendar to sign up for any of our Teen Programs this summer.

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Teen Book Discussion and Movie

Join fellow teens in a movie viewing and discussion of the book Harry Potter and
the Sorcerer’s Stone. We’ll watch the movie on Friday, June 19 at 3:00 at the
Allwood Branch and return to discuss the novel on Saturday, June 20 at 1:00. The
novel Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone tells the tale of young Harry Potter
who learns he is a wizard and must follow his destiny. If you have any questions
email Carla Silvestri at or contact the Allwood Library.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Teen Summer Reading

Clifton Public Library is gearing up for this year's Teen Summer Reading Program "Unmask!"
We have many events scheduled through the months of July and August. Sign-up for your "Unmask" reading logs will begin on June 22 at both the Main Library and the Allwood Branch.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Free Comic Book Day

Stop by the Main Library Saturday May 2nd to enter our Free Comic Book Day Raffle!

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Teen Book Club

Join our NEW book club at the Allwood Library.  For our first meeting on Saturday March 8th at 1:30 we will discuss the classic novel Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. Come prepared to discuss the novel.  Copies can be borrowed from the Allwood Branch Library. If you have any questions or wish to join please email Carla Silvestri at  Students in High School are welcome to join!