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Ocean County Library Manchester Branch to Present Leisure Village West Art Exhibit and Reception

November 03, 2023

MANCHESTER TOWNSHIP – The Ocean County Library Manchester Branch is pleased to present an exhibit by the Leisure Village West Artists Group of Manchester, Monday, November 13 through Saturday, December 16. Members of the public are invited to meet group members during an Art Reception, 2 PM Saturday, November 18.

Works by Barbara H. Benko, Itzie Kenmuir, Charlotte McClain, Rory O’Conner, Thomas Riskoe and Marietta Tangorra will be featured in the mixed media display.

The group, in various aggregations for more than a decade, share an avid interest in artistic expression. They meet weekly for instruction to refine their techniques, broaden their subject ranges, and cultivate their skills in different media.

The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. No registration is required. The exhibit can be viewed during normal Branch operating hours. For more information, stop by the OCL Manchester Branch, 21 Colonial Drive, call (732) 657-7600, or visit

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