THE CHERYL L. DIAMOND BUILDING

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

SCIENCETELLERS presents ALIENS: ESCAPE FROM EARTH!

TUESDAY AUGUST 13 at 3:45 pm
A "Universe of Stories" Summer Celebration!  Celebrate your out-of-this-world reading by helping ScienceTellers rescue a family of ALIENS from the clutches of a crazy scientist!

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Children's Programs

COMPUTER HELP

Dan Berg

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

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SPECIAL FUNDRAISING EVENT AT J. McLAUGHLIN

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 21 5:00 - 7:00 pm

NY Times Best-selling author BEATRIZ WILLIAMS is doing a book signing at J. McLaughlin combined with a shopping event.  Ms. Williams chose OFL to receive 15% of the shopping sales for the day!

Mention OFL during Aug 21 to be part of the fundraiser.

'TWEENS LEARN TO KNIT!

TUESDAY AUGUST 13, 20, AND 27   3:45 pm..

"The Crafty Ladies" are back!  For girls AND boys age 9 and up.  Three free knitting lessons---you buy the yarn and needles. Let's make a scarf!  Call the library to register and get a list of supplies. 

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

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

10:00a - 5:00p 

10:00a - 7:00p

10:00a - 5:00p

10:00a - 2:00p
CLOSED.

AUGUST 2019

...Of Note

           LIBRARY HOURS
Mon, Tue, Wed 
 

Thursday

Friday 

Saturday 
Sunday            

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!

BOOK CLUB

  Thursday August 22 at 2:00 pm

I ALWAYS LOVED YOU
by Robin Oliveira 

The intimate and heart-wrenching story behind Impressionist art history.  Oliveira brings Belle Epoque Paris to life. 

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.
                
Aug 6: Galaxy In A Jar
Aug 6: Spanish Storytime for Babies & Toddlers (see below)
Aug 13: ScienceTellers Summer Celebration (see below)
Aug 20: I Spy...Telescopes!
Aug 27: LEGO Workshop


           Parents/caregivers must stay in the building during events.

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



In THE GALLERY for August

Kathleen Beausoleil - paintings
Mary Ellen Maas- jewelry
  20% of sales benefit OFL

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.

SPANISH STORYTIME IN OUR COMMUNITY!


Join an extra-special Storytime visitor to enjoy stories and songs in Spanish!       TWO SESSIONS:

Babies 10:15 - 10:40 am     Toddlers: 10:45 - 11:05 am

TWO RIVER BRIDGE CLUB

 Meets the first Tuesday of the month

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

lisaswalsh@yahoo.com

           SUPPORT THE                OCEANIC FREE LIBRARY

Donate via PayPal.

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   

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

Summer Saturday hours begin June 15th 
9:00 am to 12 noon
All weekday hours remain the same.