May 14, 2024
SURF CITY – Since 2005, ReClam the Bay has provided education about water quality in the Barnegat Bay Watershed and the indispensable role of shellfish to maintain it. Learn about local efforts to restore the Bay’s shellfish population in a program at the Ocean County Library Long Beach Island Branc… Read More
May 13, 2024
TOMS RIVER – All branches and reading centers of the Ocean County Library will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. Library patrons are welcome to use OCL’s online resources, databases, eMagazines, eBooks, video and audio streams and digital classes at www.theoceancountylibrary.… Read More
May 13, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Elevate your environmental sensibilities in the kitchen with sustainable food wraps made from beeswax. You’re invited to take part in a special workshop led by Pine Barrens Post at four Ocean County Library branches Waretown Branch – 6:30 PM Monday, June 3, 112 Main Street, (609) 693… Read More
May 13, 2024
BERKELEY TOWNSHIP – Berkeley residents, become acquainted with Mayor John Bacchione in a casual setting. Drop in and “Meet the Mayor” at the Ocean County Library Berkeley Branch, 6 PM Tuesday, June 4. You’ll also have a chance to speak with members of the Berkeley Township Police and Fire Departmen… Read More
May 09, 2024
TOMS RIVER – The natural decline of bone density over time can increase the risk of osteoporosis. How can you combat it? Learn about warning signs, risk factors, symptoms, and preventive methods during an Ocean County Health Department presentation at the Ocean County Library Toms River Branch, 6:30… Read More
May 08, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Teens, show your support of Pride Month by making a unique memento at the Ocean County Library. “Pride Painting for Teens” will be offered at four OCL branches, all starting at 6:30 PM. Berkeley Branch – Thursday, June 6, 30 Station Road, Bayville, (732) 269-2144. Please register at… Read More
May 07, 2024
TOMS RIVER – Teens can discover the art of embroidery in the Ocean County Library’s beginner friendly instructional program. “I Literally Can Knot: Beginner Embroidery for Teens” will be given at six OCL branches, all starting at 6:30 PM. Barnegat Branch – Wednesday, June 5, 112 Burr Street, (609… Read More
May 06, 2024
BARNEGAT TOWNSHIP –  Get your fill of Jazz Age razzamatazz when the Red Hot Ramblers romp and stomp at the Ocean County Library Barnegat Branch, 6:30 PM Tuesday, June 4. The Red Hot Ramblers will whisk you back to the “Roaring ‘20s” with rollicking rhythm, snazzy syncopation, snappy patter and… Read More
May 03, 2024
LACEY TOWNSHIP – Looking for sensational summer reads? How about a Father’s Day gift of a compact disc or DVD? Shop, save and show your support during the Friends of the Lacey Library’s Annual Book Sale, Tuesday June 4 through Saturday June 8 in the Ocean County Library Lacey Branch. The sale hours… Read More
May 03, 2024
POINT PLEASANT BEACH – The Ocean County Library proudly invites you to a showing of Oh, Johnny, the thrilling and poignant documentary of D-Day survivor John Santillo at the OCL Point Pleasant Beach Branch, 7 PM Monday, June 3. The Lawrence Schwartz film’s slogan is “Old soldiers never die; they ju… Read More