June 28, 2019
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean county Library will host a papermaking class for adults at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25.Debbie Hadley from Wild Jersey will show you how to recycle junk mail and make your own paper. Add seeds to the mix and you can plant your paper in spring.The branch is located at 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.Registration is required for this free event. To register, call the branch at 609-494-... Read More
June 28, 2019
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “New Jersey Resources Solar Program” at 7 p.m. Monday, July 15.Solar Energy Consultant Nicholas Ianiello will teach you regenerate your own clean energy instead of paying for traditional electricity. This helps the environment and combats rising energy costs.This program will also cover the process and eligibility requirements for solar energy.The branch is... Read More
June 28, 2019
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean county Library will host “Soup’s On!” at 1 p.m. Monday, July 15.This demonstration for teens and adults will show how to combine fresh ingredients to create healthy soups using a blender. It will include a “tasting bar” and recipes to take home.Food may contain potential allergens. Inquire for details.The branch is located at 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.Registration is required for... Read More
June 28, 2019
TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Meet a Wolf” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25.Come and learn why wolves are not dangerous and meet two wolfdogs from Howling Woods Farm after the presentation.This presentation will cover wolf natural history, including social bonds, pack interactions, diet, breeding, hunting, territory, and more. It will also cover the differences between wolves and dogs, and why wolfdogs... Read More
June 20, 2019
MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library will host its regularly held activities for adults throughout the month of July.“Writer’s Circle” 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 2 and 16. Critique one another’s work and discuss issues pertinent to authorship and getting published.“Wednesday Movies” 6 p.m. Wednesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31. See movies on the big screen without the admission fee of a movie theater. Call the branch or... Read More
June 19, 2019
BARNEGAT – The Barnegat Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Husband and Wife – Their Painted Words” throughout the month of July.“Husband and Wife – Their Painted Words” is an exhibit of poetry and paintings by Lou Baptiste and Mary Walker-Baptiste. There will be a reception with the artists at the branch from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 9.Mary’s paintings are inspired by photographs, and Lou simply states, “I write.”The branch is... Read More
June 19, 2019
MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a variety of featured events throughout the month of July.“Exploring Rosetta Stone, Pronunciator, and Mango Languages” 10 a.m. Friday, July 12. These three language learning databases are available to Ocean County Library cardholders free of charge. Learn how to use them and access over 80 languages in this informative session.“Create a Wire Bird’s Nest and Eggs Pendant” 10... Read More
June 18, 2019
JACKSON – The Jackson Branch of the Ocean County Library will host a variety of programs throughout the month of July.“Afternoon Film” 2:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11. Watch a movie on the big screen without the admission fees of a movie theater. Call the branch or visit the website for film information.“Mosquito and Tick Prevention” 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 16. Join pest control experts from Mosquito Joe to learn how to fight mosquitos and ticks at... Read More
June 18, 2019
TOMS RIVER – Readers of all ages are encouraged to participate in Summer Reading 2019: A Universe of Stories. Find your next great read and be entered to win a prize in the process.To register, go to theoceancountylibrary.beanstack.org, and select “Register an Individual or Family.” After entering your information, you will be able to log reading and activities in your Beanstack account. Participants must read and log at least 5 books by... Read More
June 18, 2019
TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “Telepathy for Enhanced Communication” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 17.We have the ability to communicate through thoughts, feelings, and knowing. All can learn to use thought communication in a more effective and profound way. This class/meditation will teach communicating telepathically and why it is so important for healthy, authentic, and truly intimate relationships.... Read More