Due to the pandemic, the library is currently operating at modified hours with pick up times occurring:
Monday-Friday from 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Standard Operating Hours:
Monday – Thursday, 9:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Gregory Olsen Local History Room
Tues., 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
While the library is closed all library materials may be returned in the depository located outside the building. The depository is emptied every business morning.
Library closings due to unforeseen conditions such as weather are announced on the BCCLS website (www.bccls.org), the Ridgefield Park Library’s website (www.ridgefieldparkpubliclibrary.org), the library’s Facebook page, and through a blast email to our members who have signed up for electronic notifications, as well as on the library’s voice mail (201-641-0689). Fines are not charged for late return if it results from a closure of the library.
Please note: If you are visiting the Ridgefield Park Public Library between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon on weekdays, parking is limited to those with a Ridgefield Park parking permit. We suggest you park your car on either Cedar St. or Euclid Ave. right outside the library.
From Route 80 East
Take Exit 67 (Ridgefield Park/Bogota). At the top of the ramp, go through cross street and up hill. At crest of hill, make a sharp right onto Main St. At first light, make left onto Mt. Vernon St. Continue for two blocks ad make a right onto Euclid Ave. Go one block further and park on either side after crossing Cedar St. Library is on corner of Euclid Ave. and Cedar St., with entrance on Cedar St.
From Route 80 West
Use local lanes on Route 80. Take exit 70 Teaneck/Leonia. At the top of the exit ramp, make a short left onto DeGraw Ave. (west) to the light. Make a left turn onto Teaneck Road. Follow Teaneck Road to next light, which is Mt. Vernon St. Go to next corner and make a right turn onto Cedar St. After passing first cross street, park on either side.
From Route 46 East
Take the first exit (Ridgefield Park/Teaneck) after crossing the Hackensack River.
Bear right and go back under Route 46. at end of ramp, make a left onto Main St. At second light make a right onto Mt. Vernon St. Go two blocks and make a right onto Euclid Ave. Go one block and park on either side after crossing Cedar St. Library is on the corner of Euclid Ave. and Cedar St. with entrance on Cedar St.
From Route 46 West
After passing Turnpike and Teaneck Road signs, pass the light at Laurel St., pass Garden St. and at next street make a right turn onto Euclid Ave. After passing tennis courts on the left, park on either side of Euclid Ave. before the next cross street which is Cedar St. Library is on the corner of Euclid Ave. and Cedar St. with entrance on Cedar St.
From Route 4
East: Take the Teaneck Road exit—south
West: Take 2nd exit for Teaneck Road and go back under Route 4
Follow approximately 3 miles. After 6th traffic light go one block to Cedar St. and make a right. After passing first cross street, park on either side. Library is on the corner of Euclid Ave. and Cedar St. with entrance on Cedar St.