October 15, 2018
TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Branch of the Ocean County Library will present “Ocean County and the Great War” 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1.Staff from the Ocean County Cultural & Heritage Commission will discuss how the people of Ocean County promptly and enthusiastically supported the war effort du… Read More
October 09, 2018
TOMS RIVER - What would you pay for choice movie seats, with start times whenever you’re ready? Ocean County Library resident cardholders are getting it all for free, at home or on the go, through the newly-added Kanopy website and mobile app.Browse 26,000 titles in dozens of categories such as curr… Read More
October 09, 2018
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Long Beach Island Branch of the Ocean County Library will host “It Was Fate: A War, a Massacre, a Romance” 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8.Gina Maguire’s grandfather, Nick Venturella, entrusted his photos, letters, and a narrative of his life. Maguire compiled them into his memoir a… Read More
October 09, 2018
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Ocean County Library will host “Afterschool STEAM” 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15 at the Long Beach Island Branch.This STEAM-based program gives children the opportunity to learn together through play. Creative crafts and engaging activities are chosen to strengthen late childhood… Read More
October 09, 2018
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Ocean County Library will host “Finger Knit Rope Scarves” 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17 at the Long Beach Island Branch.Learn how to finger knit a scarf. Supplies will be provided by the Friends of the Island Library.The branch is located at 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.Registr… Read More
October 09, 2018
MANCHESTER – The Ocean County Library and the Friends of the Manchester Branch will host a flea market fundraiser 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Manchester Branch.The branch is looking for sellers to sell their merchandise at the event to attract shoppers looking to buy unique gifts, craf… Read More
October 09, 2018
LONG BEACH ISLAND – The Ocean County Library will host “Teen Pixel Art” 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28 at the Long Beach Island Branch.Attendees will design their own Perler bead art and may follow a pattern or chose their own adventure. This event is geared toward teens and tweens.The branch is located… Read More
October 09, 2018
JACKSON – The Ocean County Library will host “How to Launch a Small Business” 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28 at the Jackson Branch, 2 Jackson Drive.Glenn Harris of Ocean County SCORE will talk about specific skills that are critical to launch your own business, including a financial plan, marketing plan,… Read More
October 08, 2018
TOMS RIVER – Read the most recent issues of “The Star Ledger” and “The Philadelphia Inquirer” online with your Ocean County Library card. Free online access means no paywall blocking access and no need to recycle paper.“The Star Ledger” is the largest circulated newspaper in New Jersey. It is one of… Read More
October 04, 2018
LONG BEACH ISLAND – Celebrate the long running comic book “The Walking Dead” with exclusive swag and comics from Diamond Book Distributors as well as a drop-in craft on Saturday, Oct.13 at the Long Beach Island Library, 217 S. Central Ave. in Surf City.No registration is required for this teen/adult… Read More