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Canasta Class
Monday, July 31, 2017, 06:30pm - 08:00pm

People interested in learning how to play canasta are invited to sign up for a beginner class that will be offered beginning June and continuing through the end of August. Taught by a volunteer instructor, classes will be held at the library on Monday evenings from 6:30 -8:00 PM.

This series of classes will be held only if there is sufficient interest from members of the public. If you plan to attend, please contact Library Director Dale Spindel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 973 376-4930, extension 227.

Canasta was developed in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1939 and became extremely popular in some parts of South America before being introduced to the United States in 1948. It is played with two decks of cards and is the only member of the rummy family of card games that is played with a partner.