Temporary Hours:
Toms River, Barnegat, Berkeley, Brick, Jackson, Lacey, Lakewood, Little Egg Harbor, Long Beach Island, Manchester, Plumsted, Point Boro, Stafford and Upper Shores branches will be open:
Monday through Thursday 10am – 2pm, and 3pm to 7pm
Friday and Saturday 10am – 2pm


Bay Head, Beachwood, Island Heights, Point Beach, Tuckerton, Waretown and Whiting branches will be open:
Monday 10am – 2pm, and 3pm – 7pm
Tuesday through Saturday 10am – 2pm


The Toms River and Manchester Branches will be closed on Saturday, August 8, 2020 due to power outages.

Dr. Martin Luther King Intepretive Program Coming to Waretown Library

January 10, 2020

WARETOWN – The Ocean County Library Waretown Branch will host “Martin Luther King: A Man of Conscience,” at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8.

First-person interpreter Keith Henley will highlight the communicative skills that placed the pastor, activist and humanitarian among the world’s great orators.

Henley serves as Artistic Director and Choreographer for the Folkloric Heritage Culture Arts Company in Cherry Hill. He has performed interpretations for Historic Philadelphia, Inc., American Historical Theatre, History First Hand, Smithsonian Associates, Historic Germantown, Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, and numerous libraries.

The branch is located at 112 Main Street.

Registration is required for this free event, sponsored by the Friends of the Waretown Library and made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.

To register, call the branch, 609-693-5133, or visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org/events.

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