April 10, 2024
TOMS RIVER – When the threat of genocide ran rampant in Europe and around the globe during World War II, was American intervention adequate, or even possible? See the Holocaust in the context of the time during “Combatting Hate: America and the Holocaust” at the Ocean County Library Toms River Branc… Read More
April 09, 2024
LACEY TOWNSHIP – Warming temperatures in Ocean County mean the annual return of our globetrotting feathered friends from faraway places. Join us for a look at “The Birds of Spring” at the Ocean County Library Lacey Branch, 2 PM Wednesday, May 8. In this one-hour program for adults and seniors, Ocea… Read More
April 09, 2024
BRICK TOWNSHIP – Mental Health Awareness Month in May presents a valuable chance to recognize that wellness applies to much more than physical well-being. Join the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) New Jersey for “The Eight Dimensions of Wellness” at the Ocean County Library Brick Branch, 6… Read More
April 08, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Master money management skills with help from the OceanFirst Foundation. Take part in “Financial Literacy for Everyone” at any one of 12 Ocean County Library branches. Brick Branch – 11 AM Monday, April 22, 301 Chambers Bridge Road, (732) 477-4513. Please register at https://tinyurl.… Read More
April 08, 2024
JACKSON TOWNSHIP – Drowning is the leading cause of death for children with autism, yet it is 100 percent preventable. The Ocean County Library invites you to join Gary Weitzen, Executive Director of POAC Autism Services for “Water Safety and Autism – How to Prevent Drowning” in the OCL Jackson Bran… Read More
April 05, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Learn the delightfully creative art of tea blending at the Ocean County Library Toms River Branch, 2 PM Tuesday, April 30. Vicki Ippolito of Toms River, familiar to many as the innkeeper and hostess of the Mathis House Victorian Bed and Breakfast and Tea Room, will demonstrate how teas… Read More
April 05, 2024
BERKELEY TOWNSHIP – Superstorm Sandy’s destruction of lives and property will be long remembered. For Mark Haug, it led to an ongoing mission to help people in distress. Join the founder of Hold On I’m Coming for “Stories of Disaster Relief from Superstorm Sandy to Today” at the Ocean County Library… Read More
April 04, 2024
BRICK TOWNSHIP – Since its founding 174 years ago, Brick Township has been home to colorful characters and fascinating folklore. Township Historian Gene Donatiello will share “Stories from Brick Township” in the Ocean County Library Brick Branch, 6:30 PM Thursday, May 2. Gene will relate tales of J… Read More
April 04, 2024
STAFFORD TOWNSHIP – The Moon has a role in ocean tides, eclipses, and the imagination. But it’s much more. Join Jim Webster, President of the Astronomical Society of the Toms River Area (ASTRA) for “Beginner Astronomy- The Moon: Our Nearest Neighbor” at the Ocean County Library Stafford Branch, 2:30… Read More
April 04, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Need a sparkly, smart finishing touch for your finery? Looking for an early Mother’s Day gift?  Indulge yourself at the Friends’ Spring Bling Sale in the Ocean County Library Toms River Branch, 10 AM ‘til 3 PM Friday, April 26 and Saturday, April 27. Mancini Hall will glow with a… Read More