The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will close at 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23 to prepare for the Ocean County Library Foundation’s 2nd Annual Links with the Masters fundraiser. The branch will resume regular hours Saturday, Feb. 24.
December 04, 2017
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library, 2 Jackson Ave, will host several festive food-themed events for adults.“Holiday Beverages” 3 p.m., Monday, December 11. ShopRite’s Jennifer Klein will demonstrate how to make delicious, healthy holiday drinks.“Staying Healthy During the Holidays” 12 p.m., Wednesday, December 13. Care One of Jackson will share healthy food recipes for the holiday season.“Warm Winter Soups” 2 p.m.,... Read More
December 04, 2017
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a book discussion on “Faith Club” by Ranya Idliby, Suzanne Oliver, and Priscilla Warner 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2 Jackson Drive.“Faith Club” tells the true story of three mothers of different religions and their goal to understand one another.Registration is not required for this free program. For more information, call 732-928-4400 or visit theoceancountylibrary.org.
December 04, 2017
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will screen a newly released superhero film 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 18, 2 Jackson Drive.Registration is required for this free screening. To register and for more information on the film, visit tinyurl.com/EveningMovie or call 732-928-4400.
December 04, 2017
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will screen a newly released comedy film at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, 2 Jackson Drive.Registration is required for this free screening. To register and for more information on the film, visit tinyul.com/MovieAfternoon or call 732-928-4400.
December 04, 2017
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library is starting ‘All About Autism,’ a new support group for parents and caregivers of individuals on the autism spectrum.The meeting will take place 2 p.m. Monday, January 22, 2 Jackson Drive. Meetings will be held once a month.The group will explore how autism affects their lives via shared information, ideas, and support.For more information, call 732-928-4400, ext. 4 or visit... Read More
December 04, 2017
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Holiday Karaoke with DJ KJ Sound Advise” 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16.Join the fun and sing your favorite holiday songs. Do not worry about your singing ability – the DJ can make your voice sound great.Registration is required for this free program. To register, call 732-928-4400 or visit tinyurl.com/JacksonKaraoke.
December 04, 2017
TOMS RIVER – Four branches of the Ocean County Library will host Red Cross blood drives.The Point Pleasant Boro Branch drive will take place 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, 834 Beaver Dam Road. Visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767 to make an appointment.The Jackson Branch drive will be 2 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2 Jackson Drive. Visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment. Donors will receive a voucher from the... Read More
December 01, 2017
JACKSON – A series of technology classes is coming to the Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library, 2 Jackson Drive.“Computers 101” 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11. This class will provide an overview of the mouse, keyboard, files, folders, saving documents, and more for new computer users.“Microsoft Word Basics” 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12. Learn how to create and format a document, write text, change the size and color of words, print, and more.“... Read More
December 01, 2017
TOMS RIVER – Performer Dave DeLuca will sing a variety of holiday favorites at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9 at the Berkeley Library, 30 Station Rd. and at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 14 at the Point Pleasant Borough Library, 834 Beaver Dam Rd.DeLuca has entertained many audiences at branches of the Ocean County Library with his tributes to legendary singers Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin.“Winter Wonderland” will be a feel-good, family-oriented event.... Read More
December 01, 2017
PLUMSTED – Performer Dave DeLuca will present “A Sinatra Christmas” at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14 at the Plumsted Branch of the Ocean County Library, 119 Evergreen Rd.DeLuca has entertained many audiences over the years at branches of the Ocean County Library with his tributes to legendary singers Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin.“A Sinatra Christmas” will feature DeLuca crooning his Sinatra act of holiday songs. No registration is required.