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
LONG BEACH ISLAND – “Artistic Reflections,” an exhibit of acrylics by local artist Sandra Rabben, will be on display throughout the month of June at the Ocean County Library Long Beach Island Branch. You’re invited to meet Sandra during her Artist Reception in the branch, 2 PM until 4 PM Saturday,… Read More
May 15, 2024
TOMS RIVER – D-Day, the military operation credited with turning the tide of World War II, has a pivotal Jersey Shore connection in the fearless actions of Leonard “Bud” Lomell (1920-2011). Join Toms River Township Historian J. Mark Mutter, Esq. for “The 80th Anniversary of D-Day and Ocean County He… Read More
May 15, 2024
WARETOWN – It began around Veterans’ Day 2023 in the Ocean County Library Waretown Branch - a small photo array to honor those who served America in uniform. Now, photos of local military members from several generations cover an entire wall. The display was Branch Manager Jennifer Lennon’s small g… Read More
May 14, 2024
LACEY TOWNSHIP – Illicit drugs infest all parts of the world. Do you know which of them plague Ocean County? Are you, or is someone you know, vulnerable? Raise your awareness of menaces masquerading as medicine during “Drugs 101” at the Ocean County Library Lacey Branch, 6 PM Thursday, June 13.… Read More
May 14, 2024
STAFFORD TOWNSHIP – Thinking about hydrangeas for your yard? Did you know that this showy, versatile shrub comes in more than 500 varieties? Join Nancy Osterberg of the Rutgers Master Gardeners of Ocean County for “Hydrangeas: When, Why & How” at the Ocean County Library Stafford Branch, 10:30 A… Read More
May 14, 2024
SURF CITY – Since 2005, ReClam the Bay has provided education about water quality in the Barnegat Bay Watershed and the indispensable role of shellfish to maintain it. Learn about local efforts to restore the Bay’s shellfish population in a program at the Ocean County Library Long Beach Island Branc… Read More
May 13, 2024
BERKELEY TOWNSHIP – Berkeley residents, become acquainted with Mayor John Bacchione in a casual setting. Drop in and “Meet the Mayor” at the Ocean County Library Berkeley Branch, 6 PM Tuesday, June 4. You’ll also have a chance to speak with members of the Berkeley Township Police and Fire Departmen… Read More
May 13, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Elevate your environmental sensibilities in the kitchen with sustainable food wraps made from beeswax. You’re invited to take part in a special workshop led by Pine Barrens Post at four Ocean County Library branches Waretown Branch – 6:30 PM Monday, June 3, 112 Main Street, (609) 693… Read More
May 13, 2024
TOMS RIVER – All branches and reading centers of the Ocean County Library will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. Library patrons are welcome to use OCL’s online resources, databases, eMagazines, eBooks, video and audio streams and digital classes at www.theoceancountylibrary.… Read More