Every TUESDAY is CHILDREN'S DAY! Free Programs!

             Bubbly Babies        10:10 - 10:40 am    10 - 23 months
              
Totally Toddlers      10:45 - 11:05 am    ages 2 - 3 1/2

Both programs are WITH a parent/guardian
 
Family Storytime     2:00 - 2:30 pm       ages 2 - 5

Parent/caregiver must remain in the library

               Kids Unplugged      3:45 - 4:30 pm    Grades K and up
   Registration is mandatory for all Kids Unplugged programs.

                  Mar 5: Hats Off to Dr. Seuss!  Seuss-inspired headgear
                  Mar 12: Face the Leprechaun  stories & craft
                  Mar 19: Here Be Dragons  They're friendly, but full of fire!
                  Mar 26: LEGO Workshop  Stories and free-build


             Parents/caregivers must stay in the building during events.

Please...no food or drink (except water) in the library!

TWO RIVER BRIDGE CLUB

 Meets the first Tuesday of the month

Tuesday, March 5th
6:30pm lesson / 7:00pm play  
Please contact Lisa Walsh

lisaswalsh@yahoo.com

           SUPPORT THE                OCEANIC FREE LIBRARY

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

BOOK CLUB

  Thursday Mar. 28th at 2:00 pm

AMERICA'S FIRST DAUGHTER

by Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie
untold story of Thomas Jefferson's eldest daughter.

Everyone welcome!

In THE GALLERY for March

Creative Home Spirit - sea glass miniatures
Woodlin Woodenwares-wood home 
  20% of sales benefit OFL

Children's Programs

COMPUTER HELP

Dan Berg

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

We host a Military Donation Box for "Eagles UP!", a non-profit donation organization.  We have a list of suggested items.  (No chocolate)

10:00a - 5:00p 

10:00a - 7:00p

10:00a - 5:00p

10:00a - 2:00p
CLOSED.

Upcoming Events

FRIDAY KNITTERS

The Friday Knitters meet each Friday beginning at 2:00pm. This is a lively group, knitters (and crochet) at all skill levels.  Teens 16+ are welcome!  Bring your project and a sense of humor  ;) -We'll teach you how to knit!



Our Irish Seisiun:
MANY THANKS TO...

Kevin Feehan of Val's Tavern for the delicious Shepherd's Pie Tasting and Demo.  (Recipes are at the desk)  Arch Laird and The Blackpoint Pipes & DrumsPete Hogan, co-sponsor of this Traditional Seisiun event. The Jig Factory and the three talented and beautiful Step Dancers.  Ocean First Bank and the Rumson St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee for supporting this event and partnering with Lunch Break. 

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We are honored and humbled to be voted by HulaFrog as 
2019 MOST LOVED LIBRARY!  This award is given to Monmouth County businesses based on community votes.  This is the 2nd time we've won this award (2017). We strive to provide the best in reading and listening material, programs, and events for all ages. 

Thank you for your continued support.  We love our patrons!

MARCH 2019

...Of Note

THE CHERYL L. DIAMOND BUILDING

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

KidzArt  is a private art instruction program for preschoolers and K-2nd grade students.  Several classes are held at OFL throughout the school year.  Please contact the KidzArt Director for registration and information:  Tresse DeLorenzo: 732.872.2357   tresse@kidzartmonmouth.com   www.kidzartmonmouth.com   


Daylight Savings Time
Sunday March 10


           LIBRARY HOURS
Mon, Tue, Wed 
 

Thursday

Friday 

Saturday 
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The Oceanic Free Library is registered with AMAZON SMILE.  You may designate this library as a donation site when you shop through Amazon.

SODA BREAD CONTEST
WINNERS

Thank you to everyone that came out on a cold night to support this library, and the Rumson St. Patrick's Day Parade Kick-Off event.

A big thank you to Denise and Jodi of Cups & Cakes, Rumson for being the Judges of our Annual Soda Bread Contest.

1st PLACE:  MAIREAD CLIFFORD

2nd PLACE:  GABRIELLE McGILL
3rd PLACE:   AMBER HERR

HON. MENTION: JILL WILSON