The Little Egg Harbor Branch will be closed until further notice for electrical repairs. More Information.
June 13, 2019
TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Tech Buddies” at 2 p.m. Mondays, July 8, 15, 22, 29, Aug. 5, and 12.Do you need help with your phone or tablet? Want to get library books on your ereader? The teen volunteers at the Toms River Branch are here to help. Spend a half hour with a volunteer who will help navigate your tech problems, questions, and concerns.The branch is located at 101 Washington Street.No... Read More
June 11, 2019
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a variety of tech classes throughout the month of July.“Microsoft Excel Basics” 10 a.m. Monday, July 1. Learn how to use a spreadsheet to organize and calculate data. Participants should have mouse and keyboard skills.“Microsoft Word Basics” 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 2. Learn how to create and format a document. Topics will include writing text, changing the size and color of words,... Read More
June 11, 2019
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library is accepting yarn donations to make items which are donated to those in need.The library will accept donations of new four ply worsted yarn at the Circulation Desk.The branch is located at 2 Jackson Drive.Call the branch at 732-928-4400 for any additional information.
June 07, 2019
TOMS RIVER – All branches of the Ocean County Library will be closed Thursday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.All branches will reopen Friday, July 5.We encourage customers to use the library’s online resources, including databases, ebooks, emagazines, and online classes which are available through theoceancountylibrary.org.For more information, contact the Ocean County Library at theoceancountylibrary.org or call 732-349-6200.
June 07, 2019
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a variety of health programs.“Food, Nutrition, and Your Health: Clearing Up the Confusion with Dr. Ina” will take place 7 p.m. Thursday, June 27. Nutritionist, educator, and author Dr. Ina Nozek will share her expertise on nutritional health, weight wellness, and dieting.“Shore to Age Well: Medication Management and Alternatives” will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 16. This... Read More
June 07, 2019
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “DIY Paper Sculpting” at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29.Adults are invited to create flowers and hedgehogs using old books.The branch is located at 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.Registration is required for this free program. To register, call the branch at 609-494-2480 or visit theoceancountylibrary.org/events.
June 07, 2019
TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Homebuying 101 – Eight Steps to Buying a Home” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 27.This free seminar will address credit, closing cost assistance, and the 20% down payment myth.Light refreshments will be provided.The branch is located at 101 Washington Street.Registration is required for this free program. To register, call the branch at 732-349-6200 or visit... Read More
June 06, 2019
MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library offers a variety of programs and presentations, available for free to organizations and communities in Manchester, Whiting, and Lakehurst. A librarian will come to your location to present on one of the following topics of your choice.Dance and music programs:“An Unlikely Two: Misty Copeland and Robert Battle”Bob Fosse: Dance Like Nobody’s Watching” (only available October through... Read More
June 04, 2019
BARNEGAT – The Barnegat Branch of the Ocean County Library will exhibit pop art creations by local artist Lenny Rivera throughout the month of June.Lenny Rivera is a self-taught artist who specializes in the style of comic books and graphic novels, emphasizing the athletic human form. Rivera was born and raised in New York, began drawing at an early age, and studied film and video in college.The branch is located at 112 Burr Street.Registration... Read More
June 04, 2019
TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a performance by the Toms River Multigenerational Orchestra at 7 p.m. Monday, June 24.This local ensemble gathers musicians of all ages and skill levels who put on dynamic and engaging concerts. The orchestra will play a selection of classics and original compositions. This will be the group’s sixth performance at the library.The branch is located at 101 Washington Street.... Read More