Oceanic Free Library
THE CHERYL L. DIAMOND BUILDING
109 Avenue of Two Rivers Rumson, NJ 07760 732-842-2692
National Read Across America Day is an annual event that was created by the National Education Association. It's celebrated on March 2nd, the birthday of Dr. Seuss. This is a motivational and awareness day, calling all young people in every community across the United States to celebrate reading.
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MOST LOVED LIBRARY 2020
The Oceanic Free Library won Hula Frog's "Most Loved Library" Award for 2020. This is our third time winning this award, and the second year in a row. THANK YOUto everyone that voted for us. We are humbled by your support and appreciation.
Cat Ivins - jewelry
Regina Guerino - paintings
20% of sales benefit OFL
We host a Military Donation Box for "Eagles UP!", a non-profit donation organization. We have a list of suggested items. (No chocolate)
The Friday Knitters meet each Friday beginning at 2:00pm. This is a lively group, knitters (and crochet) at all skill levels. Bring your project and a sense of humor ;)
Every TUESDAY is CHILDREN'S DAY! Free Programs!
Bubbly Babies 10:15 - 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 3: STEAM Paper Squares Art & Architecture mosaics
Mar 10: STEM Marshmallw Challenge A prize to the winner!
Mar 17: Make it RAIN(stick)! music instruments/rainstorms
Mar 24: Rainbow SQUISH Ball
Mar 31: LEGO Workshop
Parents/caregivers must stay in the building during events.
Please...no food or drink (except water) in the library!
THE GIRLS OF WINTER
by Pam Jenoff
A compelling and beautifully told story about the power of female friendship.
Every Wednesday 1:00 - 4:00pm
Please call for a FREE appointment.
The Oceanic Free Library is registered with AMAZON SMILE. You may designate this library as a donation site when you shop through Amazon.
William Henry Meeker: His Book
This special hardcover reprint celebrates the life of W.H. Meeker. His parents created this library in his happy memory. $100 each.
Proceeds benefit the operations of the Oceanic Free Library.
Only Guide/Service Dogs and Certified Reading Therapy Dogs are permitted in the library.
safely and soon!
Meets the first Tuesday of the month
Tuesday, March 3rd
6:30pm lesson / 7:00pm play
Please contact Lisa Walsh
Mon, Tue, Wed
10:00a - 5:00p
10:00a - 7:00p
10:00a - 5:00p
10:00a - 2:00p
The library celebrates our 100th Anniversary this year! We were created in 1920, in the happy memory of William Henry Meeker. We remain a private non-profit library to this day, dedicated to serving our community. Would you like to help with our "100th" festivities? There's a lot to do leading up to our big celebration, September 13th at the SBLTCC. Please contact the library, or speak with Carolyn Miller, Board President.
The Oceanic Free Library, Rumson
If you are staying home during the next few days or weeks, please keep in mind that:
YOUR LIBRARY CARD ALLOWS
YOU TO ACCESS
FREE DIGITAL RESOURCES
24 HOURS A DAY,
7 DAYS A WEEK!
Please visit: www.monmouthcountylib.org
for instructions on how to use your card for complete access to ebooks and more!
If you need your library card number, please email: Reisn@monmouthcountylib.org