Category Archives: Library Event

Lacey Library August 2017 Calendar of Events

8/1 – 8/31

Meeting Room Art–Lacey SAIL Teens

One-on-One Computer Instruction–Assistance with computers, library resources, eReaders and tablets. Available by appointment only. Please call 609-693-8566.

8/1, 8/15, 2 pm, Tuesdays

Chair Yoga for Seniors–A gentle yoga practice for adults with limited mobility. Taught by Nancy Bonta Voitko, certified yoga instructor. Please register Continue reading Lacey Library August 2017 Calendar of Events

Alex & the Kaleidoscope to perform at the Ocean County Library

Emmy award-nominated children’s band Alex & the Kaleidoscope will perform at several branches of the Ocean County Library on Aug 3 and Aug 14.

Alex & the Kaleidoscope’s singalong melodies and inspirational lyrics engage children emotionally and physically. Audiences clap, sing, dance, and improvise with the band, creating community and connection. Continue reading Alex & the Kaleidoscope to perform at the Ocean County Library

BERKELEY LIBRARY AUGUST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

ADULT – 8/2, 11 am – 2 pm, Wednesday

Artist Reception

Stop by the meeting room to celebrate the work of local artist Barbara Kraemer. Light refreshments will be provided.

CHILDREN’S – 8/3, 10:30 am, Thursday

OCL Puppet Show Players Present: 5-Minute Star Wars Stories

Are you ready for this summer’s blockbuster hit? The OCL Puppet Show Players will be performing a puppet show based on the original Star Wars trilogy. Get ready for non-stop action, valiant heroes, courageous heroines, dastardly villains and dutiful droids. May the Force be with you! Best for ages 3 and up. REG Continue reading BERKELEY LIBRARY AUGUST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

OCEAN COUNTY LIBRARY UNVEILS NEW WEBSITE

Looking to learn a new language? Interested in reading the newest version of Bon Appetit or Car and Driver magazine? Or maybe it’s time to spruce up that resume. Just grab your library card and visit the Ocean County Library’s new website which offers endless possibilities for information and learning experiences all at your fingertips.

“The Ocean County Library continues to be a key resource for information of all kinds for our residents and visitors,” said Ocean County Freeholder Director Joseph H. Vicari, who serves as liaison to the 21 branches of the library. “This new website provides our library cardholders with an opportunity to access helpful resources along with books for leisurely reading.

“It’s easy to navigate and I know it will be very popular,” he said. “And the best news is the cost – the information is free.” Continue reading OCEAN COUNTY LIBRARY UNVEILS NEW WEBSITE

Summer of “Star Wars” in Brick, Lakewood, and Pt. Beach Libraries

This will be the Summer of “Star Wars” at the Brick, Lakewood, and Point Pleasant Beach Branches of the Ocean County Library.

Visit one of the branches to get your program passport, then attend three programs in Brick, two in Point Pleasant Beach, and one in Lakewood to enter to win a “Star Wars” grand prize. Continue reading Summer of “Star Wars” in Brick, Lakewood, and Pt. Beach Libraries

Point Pleasant Library Invites Public To Enjoy a Story Time Picnic In The Park

Pack a picnic and listen to a story at Campbell Park located behind the Point Pleasant Borough Branch of the Ocean County Library, 834 Beaver Dam Rd., at 11 a.m. July 11 and August 8.

This family program will feature a special storytime in the park. In the event of rain, it will take place in the meeting room of the library.

The program is free but registration is required. You can register by calling the branch at 732-295-1555 or visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org/events

A Magical July Coming to the Ocean County Library

A generous serving of magically themed programs will be offered at 10 Ocean County Library branches during July.

These family programs feature magicians, Jim Vagias, Chad Juros and the Amazing “V”, the Magic of Sharks and a Magic Workshop which will take place at the following branches: Continue reading A Magical July Coming to the Ocean County Library

Ocean County Library to host 2017 Summer Reading Program, “Build a Better World”

The Ocean County Library invites patrons of all ages to participate in the 2017 Summer Reading Program “Build a Better World” at any of their 21 locations.

A variety of programming will reflect this year’s theme of building a better world. Prizes are also available for those who participate and complete summer reading. In addition to prizes awarded in the branches, all children and teens who read five books will receive a Lakewood BlueClaws ticket for their game on Wednesday, Aug. 29.

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