THE CHERYL L. DIAMOND BUILDING

109 Avenue of Two Rivers         Rumson, NJ 07760         732-842-2692

Children's Programs

"Blind Date with a Book" Month

Choose from a selection of brown-paper wrapped books. Your Library Staff has carefully selected Fiction, Non-fiction, Classics, and Mystery books.  Only the opening sentence will be on the cover of the brown paper wrapping.

"Book in a Bottle" for Tweens

(for Grades 3 & up)  Pages from one book are placed in a clear plastic bottle.  'Tweens have to look at the paper strips, decide what book it is and post their answers on our Instagram page.  All correct answers will be put in a box, and one winner chosen at random for a neat prize---from ComicCon!  Our instagram is #oceaniclibrary

...Of Note

Early Tuesday Programs
     "Bubbly Babies"  10:00 - 10:30 a.m.
     "Toddler Story Box"  10:45 - 11:05 a.m.
     "A Step-Up: Preschool"  2:00 -2:30 pm


Totally Awesome Tuesdays! - Ages 5 and up  3:45 - 4:15pm
           All Programs are FREE! Parents/caregivers must remain

                 in the library while children are in the programs.


 MARCH SPECIAL EVENTS

 Registration is mandatory for all special events.

READ ACROSS AMERICA WITH NJ TITANS! - Family Program

Tuesday, March 7 at 3:45 pm
Registration begins Monday, February 27.


SNAKES ALIVE - IT’S ST. PATRICK’S DAY! - Grades K and up

Tuesday, March 21 at 3:45 pm

Registration begins Tuesday, March 7.


PUNK FARM!! - Grades K to 2

Tuesday, March 21 at 3:45 pm

*Please alert your librarian of any food allergies.


READ TO A THERAPY DOG - Readers of all ages

Tuesday, March 28 at 3:45 pm

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FRIDAY KNITTERS

The Friday Knitters meet each Friday beginning at 2:00pm.  Come for a few minutes or stay until closing. This is a lively group, knitters (and crochet) at all skill levels.  Start the new year with a new hobby---we can teach you how to knit!  We also knit for local charities & agencies.

"Immigration: Blessing or Burden"     Community Discussion      MARCH 30

Presented by RFHRHS Seniors Jack Woods and James Melia.  Bob Galante, moderator.  6:00pm-7;30pm
              Open to all ages.

In THE GALLERY for MARCH

Jemma Fassett - Stained Glass
Christine Rea - Jewelry
20% of sales benefit OFL

           SUPPORT THE                OCEANIC FREE LIBRARY

Donate via PayPal.

Only Guide/Service Dogs and Certified Reading Therapy Dogs are permitted in the library.

BOOK CLUB -  Adults Welcome

Meets the 4th Thursday of the Month

                     at 1:30pm 

American Pastoral     by Philip Roth

Special Art Exhibit      THROUGHOUT MARCH

The NJ Wildfowl Carvers Association will set up a small display of hand-carved decoys. The full exhibit is at Forrestdale School on March 11.

"Happy & Healthy Brains"          MARCH 20 at 1:00pm

This presentation will focus on what each of us can do to live happier lives.  Find out what SCAN NJ offers the Active Adult in Monmouth County!

           LIBRARY HOURS
Mon, Tue, Wed 
 

Thursday

Friday 

Saturday 
Sunday            

Upcoming Events

Daylight Savings Time Begins

Sunday, March 12

COMPUTER HELP

Dan Berg

Every Wednesday 1:00 - 4:00pm
 Please call for a FREE appointment.

Facebook Link

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10:00a - 2:00p
CLOSED.

        MARCH 2017

TWO RIVER BRIDGE CLUB

 Meets the first Tuesday of the month

(Apr. 4 session now Mar. 28)
6:30pm lesson / 7:00pm play  
Please contact Lisa Walsh

lisaswalsh@yahoo.com