CUPCAKE WARS

Thursday May 9th 7:00 - 8:00 pm 

A baking contest for ages 8 to 16 only! (under age 8 with an adult).  $25 entry fee.  Trophies awarded for two categories: Best Tasting and Most Creative.  Please contact the library for entry forms and details. 

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!

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Upcoming Events

THE CHERYL L. DIAMOND BUILDING

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

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Book Donations

We're not accepting book donations at this time.  Please don't leave them at the door.  Better World Books has a green donation bin in the parking lot of the WLB Home Depot.

BOOK CLUB

  Thursday May 23 at 2:00 pm

HILLBILLY ELEGY: A MEMOIR OF A FAMILY AND CULTURE IN CRISIS - by JD Vance
Chronicle of a young slave's probing look at the struggles of America's white working class.

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.
         
                  May 7: Showers of Flowers
                  May 14: Hippity-Hopping Hares
                  May 21: Flight School: Build the perfect paper airplane
                  May 28: LEGO Workshop!



             Parents/caregivers must stay in the building during events.

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

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

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   

...Of Note

Parents and Students:

"Summer Reading" assignments will be here soon!  Please download the Beanstack Tracker app to your phone to record your child's books and reading progress. Great to use all year long!

www.beanstack.com

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

           LIBRARY HOURS
Mon, Tue, Wed 
 

Thursday

Friday 

Saturday 
Sunday            

10:00a - 5:00p 

10:00a - 7:00p

10:00a - 5:00p

10:00a - 2:00p
CLOSED.

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



In THE GALLERY for May

Janice Hinchcliff - seaglass & shell jewelry
Beverly Beveridge- foot jewelry
  20% of sales benefit OFL

Closed
Monday May 27th
Memorial Day

MAY 2019

Children's Programs

COMPUTER HELP

Dan Berg

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

Thursday May 2nd  1:00 pm

AARP'S Fraud Watch

Network Basics 

This presentation helps empower individuals in the fight against fraud, using proven resources and tools to help you spot identity theft and scams.  40 minute lecture.

FREE presentation.

Please call to register. 

TWO RIVER BRIDGE CLUB

 Meets the first Tuesday of the month

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

lisaswalsh@yahoo.com

       Wednesday May 1st         3:30 - 4:45 pm

Learn the basics of cupcake decorating with Kim Megill, professional decorator for 25+ years. 

CLASS IS FULL.

Another one will be held this summer.