December Programs at Lacey Township Library

12/1 – 12/31

Meeting Room Art

Ocean County Arts High School Traveling  Art  Exhibit.

One-on-One Computer Instruction

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

Month of December

Lacey’s Children’s Programming For a complete list of children’s programming, please visit our website or visit the branch for our monthly calendar.

12/1, 1 pm, Friday

Lunchtime Film: Christmas in Connecticut

A housekeeping-magazine columnist, as part of a promotional stunt, welcomes a returning war hero into her country estate; the only problem is she’s a klutz in the kitchen.

(NR) 105 min. REG

12/2, 9:30 am, Saturday

Knitting & Crocheting

Come join in – bring your yarn and needles or hooks, and make some new friends while you knit. All skill levels welcome.

12/2, 2 pm, Saturday

Motown Christmas with BJ and the Band

Back by popular demand! Celebrate the holidays with the rockin’ sound of Motown – BJ and the band will have you singing and dancing along!  Please register.

12/5,12/19, 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.

12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28, 12 pm, Thursday

Mah Jongg Mavens & Masters

Have you always wanted to learn how to play Mah Jongg? You can learn by watching seasoned players. Do you already know? Either way, come join us.

12/7, 7 pm, Thursday

Teen Cooking: Rugelach

Ages 12-18. Please register

12/7, 7 pm, Thursday

TAB (Teen Advisory Board) Meeting

12/9, 10 am – 3 pm

Friends Bling Sale

The annual Friends of the Lacey Library Bling Sale featuring jewelry, pocketbooks, belts, and scarves.  Come do your holiday shopping and support the Friends of the Lacey Library.

12/11, 4 pm, Monday

Holiday Bath Bombs

Come in and make a bath bomb for yourself or a loved one this holiday season. For teens 11-17  Please register

12/11, 12 pm and 1 pm, Monday

Music and Movement with Friends

A musical program for adults with special needs and their caregivers. There are 2 sessions – please register for one session only. This program made possible by a grant from the Kearny Bank Foundation.  Please register

12/12, 5:30 pm, Tuesday
Meet the Mayor

Stop in and meet the mayor in an informal setting.

12/12, 6:30 pm, Tuesday

Small Business Workshop with SCORE.

This month, Michael Feliz   will discuss credit cards and how to cut your business costs dramatically.  In partnership with SCORE of Ocean County.  Please register

12/13, 6 pm, Wednesday

Alzheimer’s Program – Dementia Conversations.  This presentation will cover driving, doctor visits, legal and financial planning. Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association. Please register

12/14, 6:30 pm, Thursday

Gingerbread Houses

With a spin on the classic gingerbread house we’ll be attempting one large structure! Ages 12-17. Please register

12/16, 2 pm, Saturday

Stories Told, a Gift You Can Hold

Storyteller Michelle Washington Wilson will share stories including folk tales, fairy tales, tall tales, poems and fables suitable for all ages to enjoy.

All ages. Please register

12/18, 1 pm, Monday

The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty

Copies of the book are available at the circulation desk.

 12/19, 4:30 pm, Tuesday

Let’s Make Art

Heather Popielarczyk will teach art to children with special needs and their siblings. This program made possible by a grant from the Kearny Bank Foundation. Ages 8 – 16. Please register

12/21, 7 pm, Thursday

Winter Solstice Party

Come celebrate the changing of the seasons with crafts and food! Ages 13-17. Please register

12/27, 6 pm, Wednesday

Evening Film: The Big Sick

A Pakistani-American man falls for a white grad student, and hides their romance from his traditional family. However, their relationship gets more serious when she develops a mysterious illness, which in turn forces him to bond with her parents. (R) 120 min.  Please register

12/28, 4 – 5 pm, Thursday

Paws for Reading

Children, come and practice reading to the therapy dogs. Please register

12/28, 6:30 pm, Thursday

Page & Screen Club

Ask the teen librarian for the title. Rated PG. Please register

12/29, 10:30 am, Friday

Yoga for Kids

Taught by Nancy Bonta Voitko, certified yoga instructor. Ages 7 – 12. Please register


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