January 18, 2017
BEACHWOOD – Every time a person crunches into a potato chip, he or she is enjoying the delicious taste of one of the world’s most famous snacks – a treat that might not exist without the contribution of black inventor George Crum.Crum’s life and accomplishments will be celebrated during a Black History Month program at 7 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Beachwood Branch of the Ocean County Library, 126 Beachwood Blvd.Several varieties of potato chips will be... Read More
January 18, 2017
TOMS RIVER - All branches of the Ocean County Library will be closed Monday February 20 in observance of Presidents Day.All branches of the Ocean County Library will reopen Tuesday February 21.We encourage our customers to use the library’s online resources including: databases, ebooks and emagazines, and online classes which are available 24-7 through its website www.theoceancountylibrary.org.For more information contact Ocean County Library at... Read More
January 17, 2017
LAVALLETTE – The program “York: A Chautauqua with Actor/Educator Marvin Jefferson” will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15 at the Upper Shores Branch, 112 Jersey City Ave. Lavallette.Performer Marvin Jefferson will provide an entertaining and informative program at the Upper Shores Branch of the Ocean County Library, portraying York who accompanied Clark during his three-year expedition with Meriwether Lewis to the Pacific Ocean in 1803.... Read More