May 24, 2024
JACKSON TOWNSHIP – Freshening up your reading, viewing or listening collection? Hunting for bargains? Stock up and save during the Jackson Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale, Tuesday, June 25 through Saturday, June 29 at the Ocean County Library Jackson Branch. The sale will take place during… Read More
May 23, 2024
STAFFORD TOWNSHIP – New Jersey’s support for disabled children doesn’t end when adulthood arrives. Learn how to advance from the state’s Children System of Care (PerformCare) to the Division of Developmental Disabilties (NJDDD) in a special program at the Ocean County Library Stafford Branch, 6:30 P… Read More
May 22, 2024
PLUMSTED TOWNSHIP – Juneteenth is a day to celebrate emancipation, and to pay homage to countless individuals whose sacrifices great and small made it possible. Join Storyteller Michelle Washington Wilson for “When the Cavalry Came to Call” at the Ocean County Library Plumsted Branch, 2:30 PM Tuesda… Read More
May 22, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Mysterious Mars is an endless source of fascination and imagination. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Curator Matthew Shindell’s For the Love of Mars surveys the Red Planet’s place in folklore and in the future of space travel. He’ll take you there during his Ocean County Libra… Read More
May 21, 2024
TOMS RIVER – In recognition of Pride Month, the Ocean County Library is pleased to present gifted Brazilian-American singer-songwriter-musician Sabrinna Dias in concert. “Sabrinna Dias: Pride in Her Voice” will be presented at two OCL branches. Point Pleasant Beach Branch – 3 PM Thursday, June 20… Read More
May 20, 2024
BRICK TOWNSHIP – The weather’s warmed up, and the Custom Blend Band will perform some hot acoustic licks to start the summer season at the Ocean County Library Brick Branch, 6:30 PM Tuesday, June 18. The group has a vast repertoire of country, bluegrass, light rock and folk selections, many of whic… Read More
May 20, 2024
BRICK TOWNSHIP – Juneteenth is a day to celebrate emancipation, and to pay homage to countless individuals whose sacrifices great and small made it possible. Join Storyteller Michelle Washington Wilson for “When the Cavalry Came to Call” at the Ocean County Library Brick Branch, 3 PM Monday, June 17… Read More
May 17, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Why are electric vehicles (EVs) rapidly becoming major factors in our mobility, ecology, and economy? What should we know about them? Join Mara Starr of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection for “EV 101” at the Ocean County Library Toms River Branch, 6:30 PM Tuesday, Jun… Read More
May 16, 2024
PLUMSTED TOWNSHIP – The Ocean County Library Plumsted Branch is pleased to host “Meet the Mayor” with Plumsted Mayor Dominick Cuozzo, 10:15 AM until 12:30 PM Saturday, May 18. This informal session enables township residents to ask questions and discuss issues with the Mayor in a relaxed setting.… Read More
May 16, 2024
TOMS RIVER – The late Keith Haring’s graffiti-inspired drawings helped to re-define modern art and are known the world over for their brightness, optimism and impact on the LGBTQ+ community. Learn about his life and create a keepsake in his style during “Radiant Hearts: A Keith Haring Workshop” at t… Read More