All branches of the Ocean County Library will be closed Friday, June 16th, in observance of Juneteenth.

The Whiting Reading Center and the Tuckerton Branch are currently experiencing an issue with their phone lines.
To contact the Whiting Reading Center or Tuckerton Branch, please call the Toms River Branch at 732-349-6200 and ask the operator to forward your call to the Whiting Reading Center or Tuckerton branch.

May 8, 2019

Racism from the Inside Out with Dr. Ruth King

This talk helped examine the complexity of racial conditioning and the dynamics of racial oppression with fresh eyes, supporting us in cultivating a culture of greater clarity and compassion.

Ruth King is an international teacher in the Insight Meditation tradition, and an emotional wisdom author and life coach.

She is on the Teacher's Council at Insight Meditation Community of Washington and Spirit Rock Meditation Center, and is the founder of Mindful Members Insight Meditation Community in Charlotte, NC.

This program was made possible in part by an OceanFirst Foundation Arts and Cultural Grant.

Sponsored by the Ocean County Library Foundation.

Mindful of Race: Transforming