Library Foundation Event: Speakeasy at the Library

Join us for a Speakeasy at the Library! This event will be held Saturday, April 28, from 7-10PM at the Library. Tickets for the event are $75 each and they include food (enough to fill you up, but not weigh you down!); beer, wine, and a specialty cocktail; gin tasting; cigar rolling; casino tables; and a “Roaring ’20s” costume contest! For tickets, click here. All who are 21 and over are welcome! Hope to see you there!

Who We Are


The Rutherford Public Library Foundation is a non-profit 501c3 corporation lead by a Board of Directors with close ties to the Rutherford Public Library Board of Trustees.


The Foundation and its Board operate independently from the Borough of Rutherford municipal governance. The Foundation exists solely to enhance and expand services provided by the library. Financial support from the Borough of Rutherford, the State of New Jersey, and other sources will continue and not be diminished by the existence of gifts generated by the Foundation.

Our Mission

The mission of the Rutherford Public Library Foundation is to develop a basis of continual financial support to ensure the library’s commitment to provide lifelong learning services to the community.

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