August 28, 2018
MANCHESTER – The Ocean County Library will host activities for adults in September at its Manchester Branch, 21 Colonial Drive.“Advanced French Club” 6 p.m. Monday, September 10. This meeting will feature a film screening and discussion. This group meets once per month. This is primarily a conversat… Read More
August 28, 2018
MANCHESTER – In time for the holidays, the Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library’s knitting and crocheting group will be making hats and scarves for children of Ocean County who are in need.Every holiday season, the Ocean County Health Department collects donations of gloves, mittens, hats,… Read More
August 28, 2018
POINT PLEASANT BOROUGH – The Point Pleasant Borough Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Islam in/and America” 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 19.Dr. Sylvia Chan-Malik of Rutgers University will present the history and presence of Islam in the United States.Participants will examine the constru… Read More
August 28, 2018
TOMS RIVER – The Ocean County Library will host “New Horizons”, a month-long exhibit by Toms River Artist Community, at the Toms River Branch, 101 Washington Street.The collection will be displayed in the Second Floor Gallery during September. It will consist of various media.The work will represent… Read More
August 28, 2018
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will host various free programs for adults throughout September.“Afternoon Film” 2:30 p.m. Thursday, September 13. Visit theoceancountylibrary.org/events for film information.“Mindfulness Meditation: On Gratitude” 3 p.m. Friday, September 14.… Read More
August 28, 2018
LONG BEACH ISLAND – Are you an artist looking to showcase your work? The Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean County Library is looking for artists to display their work in the branch’s Meeting Room.There are monthly slots available throughout the year.The branch is located at 217 South Central Ave… Read More
August 28, 2018
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Ocean County Library will host various events at its Long Beach Island Branch in September.“Easter Rising to Lasting Peace” 1 p.m. Monday, September 10. Professor Ken Kochan will investigate the development of Ireland from the Easter Rising in 1916 to the peace treaty in Nort… Read More
August 28, 2018
BARNEGAT – The work of Waretown artist Dorothy Siclare, an oil painter who focuses on figurative and portrait work, will be on display at the Barnegat Branch of the Ocean County Library, 112 Burr St., throughout the month of September.Siclare has always had her hand in the artistic process since she… Read More
August 21, 2018
TOMS RIVER – All branches of the Ocean County Library will be closed Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day. All branches will reopen Tuesday, September 4.Beginning September 9, all branches of the Ocean County Library will resume their regular Sunday hours.We encourage customers to use the… Read More
August 15, 2018
LONG BEACH ISLAND – Award-winning poet and illustrator Bridget Sprouls will do a reading of her latest children’s book “Shore Buddies: A Guide to Making Friends at the Beach” at 10 a.m. Monday, August 20 at the Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean County Library.This program is intended for childre… Read More