The Long Beach Island Branch has a delayed opening at 1:00pm on Thursday, 04/04/2024, due to inclement weather.

Ocean County Library Announces Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

November 08, 2023

TOMS RIVER – All Ocean County Library branches and reading centers will close at 5 PM Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23.

The Barnegat, Brick, Jackson, Lakewood, Manchester, Stafford and Toms River branches will be open 9 AM through 5 PM Friday, November 24.

Library patrons are welcome to use OCL’s online resources, databases, eMagazines, eBooks, video and audio streams and digital classes at

Keep up with Library programs and events at, and on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Spotify, and Pinterest.

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