All branches of the Ocean County Library will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22. All branches will be closed Thursday, November 23 for Thanksgiving.
On Friday, November 24, the Barnegat, Brick, Jackson, Lakewood, Manchester, Stafford, and Toms River branches will be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
All branches will reopen Saturday, November 25.


Summer Reading Builds a Better World & a Better You!

Registration begins June 1st, 2017. Begin entering your books for submission on June 15th!

Kids & Teens:
When you read and log in 5 books, you will win a ticket to
the August 29th BlueClaws baseball game against the West Virginia Power!

The BlueClaws game and summer reading parade has been postponed until Thursday, 8/31, due to weather.

Summer reading bookmarks can also be used for any other regular season game. The season ends on Labor Day.

Share your reviews to recommend good books to others.
Check with your local branches for additional information.

Choose between our three summer reading programs below to register!