2016 May Programs at the Berkeley Branch of the Ocean County Library

 

The Yarn Dolls, Mondays,  May 16th, & May 23rd, 6:30 – 8:30 PM

Knit or crochet with the Yarn Dolls. Bring along your unfinished projects.

An Afternoon of Mah Jong, Thursdays, May 12th, May 19th, & May 26th, 1 – 3:30 PM

If you have your own set, please bring it along. Registration required only for the first visit. This program is for experienced players. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Library.

 

 

LEGO® Club, Monday, May 16th, 4 – 5 PM

Use our LEGOs® to build your own design. Display your LEGO® creation in our showcase. Ages 6 – 12. Please register by calling 732-269-2144.

Mother/Daughter Jewelry Making, Monday, May 16th, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Do your accessories need updating? Stop by to make your own beaded jewelry. Teens between the ages of 11 – 17, please register by calling 732-269-2144.

Minimakers: The Many Colors of Eric Carl, Tuesday, May 17th, at 10:30 AM

Enjoy crafts and activities that explore the many colors of Eric Carl’s books. We’ll use tissue paper, chalk, window markers, and more. For ages 2 – 5 with an adult. Please call 732-269-2144 to register.

Woof Tales: Read to a Dog, Thursday, May 19th, 4 – 5 PM

Take turns reading to our therapy dogs. All young readers welcome. Please register by calling 732-269-2144.

Siesta Story Time & Craft, Saturday, May 21st, 10:30 AM

Listen to Siesta, read in Spanish & English by Central Regional High School Spanish 3 students. Then, make a Hispanic craft. A Children’s Day/DIA Program for ages 4 – 7. Please register by calling 732-269-2144.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, Monday, May 23rd, 2 – 7 PM

Please consider taking about an hour of your time to replenish our local blood supplies. Appointments are preferred. For an appointment, please call the Berkeley branch at 732-269-2144 or sign up online at redcrossblood.org. Enter sponsor code: oceancountylibrarybayville

Candy Sushi, Monday, May 23rd, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Turn Rice Krispie treats and candy into a sweet version of this Japanese dish. For ages 11 – 17. Please register by calling 732-269-2144.

Mobile County Connection, Tuesday, May 24th, 10 AM – 2 PM

Ocean County’s mobile service bus offers passport applications, Ocean Ride information, and more. Walk – in, no appointments needed.

DUPLO Play, Tuesday, May 24th, at 10:30 AM

We’ll supply the DUPLO blocks for imaginative free play. For ages 3 – 5 with caregiver. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Library. Please register by calling 732-269-2144.

Music and Movement, Wednesday, May 25th, at 6:30 PM

Joan Seele-Goold leads music and rhythm activities for parent and child together. Class size is limited. For ages 1 – 5. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Branch. Please register by calling 732-269-2144.

Getting Your First Job: Job skills for Teens, Thursday, May 26th, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Looking for a summer job? Designed specifically for students, the workshop will cover resume writing tips, interview skills, and job hunting resources. For ages 14 – 18. Please register by calling 732-269-2144.

One – On – One Computer, E – Reader, & Genealogy

Sign up for a one – on – one class with a staff member who will teach you the basics. Please call the Berkeley branch at 732-269-2144 to schedule an appointment.

The Berkeley branch is located at 30 Station Road in Bayville, NJ 08721. Information about these events can be found online at www.theoceancountylibrary.org or by phone at 732-269-2144.