All branches of the Ocean County Library will be closed Monday, Dec. 24 and Tuesday, Dec. 25. They will reopen their normal business hours Wednesday, Dec. 26.
All branches will close at 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31. All branches will also be closed Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. All branches will reopen Wednesday, Jan. 2.

2018 Library Closing Information

New Year’s Day - January 1 (Monday)

President’s Day - February 19 (Monday)

Good Friday - March 30 (Friday)

Memorial Day - May 28 (Monday)

Independence Day - July 4 (Wednesday)

Labor Day - September 3 (Monday)

Election Day - November 6 (Tuesday)

Thanksgiving Day - November 22 (Thursday)

Thanksgiving Friday - November 23 (Friday)

Christmas Eve - December 24 (Monday)

Christmas Day - December 25 (Tuesday)

 

  • The System will be closed on Sunday, April 1 (Easter), and Sunday, May 27 (Memorial Day Weekend).
  • There will be three floating holidays for full-time staff for:
    • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - January 15 (Monday)
    • Lincoln’s Birthday - February 12 (Monday)
    • Veteran’s Day - November 11 (Sunday)
  • Seven Branches (Barnegat, Brick, Jackson, Lakewood, Manchester, Stafford and Toms River) will be open on Thanksgiving Friday, November 23.
  • The Toms River Branch will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 31 for the Halloween parade.
  • The Library System will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 21 and Monday, December 31.

2019 Library Closing Information

 

New Year’s Day - January 1 (Tuesday)

President’s Day - February 18 (Monday)

Good Friday - April 19 (Friday)

Memorial Day - May 27 (Monday)

Independence Day - July 4 (Thursday)

Labor Day - September 2 (Monday)

Election Day - November 5 (Tuesday)

Thanksgiving Day - November 28 (Thursday)

Thanksgiving Friday - November 29 (Friday)

Christmas Eve - December 24 (Tuesday)

Christmas Day - December 25 (Wednesday)

 

  • The System will be closed on Sunday, April 21 (Easter), and Sunday, May 26 (Memorial Day Weekend)
  • There will be three floating holidays for full-time staff for:
    • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - January 21 (Monday)
    • Lincoln’s Birthday - February 11 (Monday)
    • Veteran’s Day - November 11 (Monday)
  • Seven Branches (Barnegat, Brick, Jackson, Lakewood, Manchester, Stafford and Toms River) will be open on Thanksgiving Friday, November 29.
  • The Toms River Branch will close at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 31 for the Halloween parade.
  • The Library System will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27 and Tuesday, December 31.