The Plumsted Branch of the Ocean County Library will closing Monday, 7/22/2019, at 6:30 PM due to power loss.
May 24, 2019
MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a variety of events throughout the month of June.“How to Break Up with Your Clutter” 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 4. Need to declutter? Organizing specialist Jamie Novak will teach you how to let go of things you no longer use. Novak puts a humorous spin on overcoming obstacles to getting organized, and is a bestselling author of books on decluttering and organizing.“Create Flower... Read More
May 24, 2019
MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library will host free film screenings at 6 p.m. Wednesdays, June 5, 12, 19, and 26. See movies on the big screen without the admission fee of a movie theater.Each movie in June will have an LGBTQ theme in honor of Pride Month.For film information, call the branch at 732-657-7600, view the monthly brochure, or visit theoceancountylibrary.org/events.The branch is located at 21 Colonial Drive.... Read More
May 24, 2019
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Career Services for Persons with Disabilities” from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday, June 7.The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (DVRS) may be able to help those with disabilities which interfere with one’s ability to find and/or maintain employment. DVRS services include career counseling, vocational training, assistive technology, and job coaching.... Read More
May 22, 2019
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will host several tech classes throughout the month of June.“Spotlight On: Microsoft Windows 10” 10 a.m. Monday, June 3. Become familiar with the features of this operating system.“Presenting Google Drive” 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 4. Learn to store and access files. An active Gmail account and password are required.“Microsoft Word Basics” 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 5. Learn to create and format a... Read More
May 22, 2019
TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Wedding Planning 101” at 6 p.m. Monday, June 3.Recently engaged and ready to start planning your dream wedding? This presentation will cover the basics of wedding planning, from budgets to vendors, invitations, DIY craft ideas, and more.The branch is located at 101 Washington Street.Registration is required for this free event. To register, call the branch at 732-349-6200... Read More
May 16, 2019
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Fighting Fraud Seminar” at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 4.Learn how to not get scammed. Melanie Hazim, Director of Outreach for the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs will present “Fighting Fraud,” the newest component of the Division of Consumer Affairs’ campaign to empower New Jerseyans with the info and tools necessary to stop fraud before it affects them.Fraud and other... Read More
May 02, 2019
BARNEGAT – The Barnegat Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a photography exhibit by Ryan Marchese throughout the month of May.This exhibit will include photographs from Marchese’s “Abandoned” series, as well as wildlife, original “Star Wars” photography, and other work.The branch is located at 112 Burr Street.Registration is not required to view the exhibit.
April 30, 2019
TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a performance by the Pineland Symphonic Band at 7 p.m. Monday, May 20.The Pineland Symphonic Band has performed around Ocean County for over 20 years. They are a symphonic wind ensemble that plays show tunes, Dixieland, patriotic songs, and film scores, including “Superman” and “Star Wars.”This performance will take place in Mancini Hall. The branch is located at 101... Read More
April 30, 2019
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean County Library and the Garden Club of LBI invites students grades K to 2 to create a flower arrangement at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 15.Students and their caregivers can celebrate the marvelous month of May and make a flower arrangement together.The branch is located at 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.Registration is required only for children for this free event. Caregivers need not... Read More
April 30, 2019
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Friends of the Island Library are pleased to announce their upcoming author luncheon with Susannah Marren, author of “A Palm Beach Wife.” The luncheon will take place at 12 p.m. Friday, May 17 at Bisque Restaurant, 2020 Long Beach Boulevard, Ship Bottom.Tickets include a choice of Chicken Française with roasted potatoes and green beans, or Vegetable Risotto; salad and dessert are included. Special diets can be... Read More