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The library will be closed all sundays in July and August.

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Start: 07/18/2011 9:00 am

Stop at the Children's Services desk beginning today, Monday, July 18th and pick up your free tickets for:
KITTY JONES' POCAHONTAS-


Show date-Mon. July 25th 7:30-8:15pm   Ages 5& up!

Start: 07/18/2011 10:00 am

TODDLER TIME 

Children need opportunities to participate in unstructured play with, and beside, peers.  During our new program, “Toddler Time,” the library provides space, toys & an opportunity for two & three year olds & their parents\caregivers to meet, relax, & play together. Adults are expected to participate alongside their children—this is an opportunity for you to meet other parents/care-givers as well. 

Group size is limited to allow children to play together comfortably and safely—please sign up in advance.

 

Mon, July 18th    10-10:30AM OR 10:30-11AM  Ages 2-3 with an adult.  Registration is required for all Children's Programs. Please go to the Children's Help desk to register.

Start: 07/18/2011

LINCROFT BRANCH HAS DIFFERENT HOURS FOR THE WEEK OF 7/18. NORMAL HOURS WILL RESUME ON 7/25.

 

CLOSED EVENINGS this week


CLOSED on Wednesday and Friday

Start: 07/18/2011 6:00 pm
End: 07/18/2011 8:00 pm

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED - IT WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR A LATER DATE. PLEASE CHECK THE CALENDAR FOR THE NEW DATE (NOT YET SET)

Learn the fine art of professional networking. Speed Networking is an exciting new program being here at the library on Monday, July 18 at 6pm.  Registration is NOT required. Location: Community Room.

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LINCROFT BRANCH HAS DIFFERENT HOURS FOR THE WEEK OF 7/18. NORMAL HOURS WILL RESUME ON 7/25.

 

CLOSED EVENINGS this week


CLOSED on Wednesday and Friday

Start: 07/19/2011 10:00 am

Learn how to create an email address and start sending email. Tuesday 7/19/2011 at 10am. Location: Computer Lab.

Start: 07/19/2011 12:30 pm
End: 07/19/2011 2:30 pm

Social Knitting Group
Every Tuesday
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Learn to knit, share projects and expertise. You are invited to join an informal knitting circle led by volunteer and expert knitter Joan Corby. This group meets every Tuesday at 12:30 PM.

Location: Community Room

Start: 07/19/2011 1:00 pm
End: 07/19/2011 3:00 pm

Scrabble Club
Every Tuesday
1PM – 3PM

Join the library's Scrabble Club, led by Renee Cohen. You don't have to be an expert to enjoy this fun social club. If you don't know how to play, we will teach you.

Location: Community Room

Start: 07/19/2011 4:00 pm

"WHO AM I?"-Kid's Craft  Ages 4-9 


Tuesday, July 19th  4-4:30pm    


Registration is required for all Children's Programs. Please go to the Children's Services Desk to register.


 

Start: 07/19/2011 7:00 pm

A high-energy, Australia-themed show- combining music, character building, education, motivation & entertainment!   Tues., July 19th   7-7:45pm  Ages 5 & Up 


Free tickets required and will be available beginning Mon. July 11th @ the Children’s Services Desk.


 

Start: 07/19/2011 8:00 pm

In the Aussie Funk Jam Workshop participants learn how to play the didgeridoo. It's cool, funky, and unique ... a totally interactive musical experience!
This program is open to teens and tweens and will be held in the community room.  
Registration required and can be done by visiting or calling the reference desk at 732-671-3700, ext 320 or e-mailing teen librarian Ellie at estrbo@mtpl.org.

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LINCROFT BRANCH HAS DIFFERENT HOURS FOR THE WEEK OF 7/18. NORMAL HOURS WILL RESUME ON 7/25.

 

CLOSED EVENINGS this week


CLOSED on Wednesday and Friday

Start: 07/20/2011 10:30 am

READING BUDDIES-Drop In

No Sign Up required  Wednesdays

10:30-11:30am 

July 6,13,20,27th                                                                   One-on-one mentoring to improve reading skills. Teens partnering with beginning readers Grades 1-3.

 

Start: 07/20/2011 11:00 am

Learn how to download audiobooks and ebooks online from ListenNJ, the library's downloadable service. Wednesday, 7/20/2011 at 11am. Location: Computer Lab

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LINCROFT BRANCH HAS DIFFERENT HOURS FOR THE WEEK OF 7/18. NORMAL HOURS WILL RESUME ON 7/25.

 

CLOSED EVENINGS this week


CLOSED on Wednesday and Friday

Start: 07/21/2011 10:00 am


Playtime for Babies Wednesday, July 21st 10-10:45am


Ages 0-23 months in the Community Room


Socialization is an important skill for everyone.   Babies can interact and play as parents and caregivers exchange tips and advice.   Come make new friends!


Sign up is required for all Children's Programs.   Stop at the Children's Services Desk for more details.

Start: 07/21/2011 3:00 pm

Teens and tweens can register for our cupcake art session in the community room by visiting or calling the reference desk at 732-671-3700, ext 320. Try your hand at using a pastry bag and decors.

Start: 07/21/2011 7:00 pm

READING BUDDIES-Drop In

No Sign Up required  Thursdays  7-8pm 

July 7,14,21,28th                                                                   One-on-one mentoring to improve reading skills. Teens partnering with beginning readers Grades 1-3.

Start: 07/21/2011 7:00 pm
End: 07/21/2011 9:00 pm

Thursday, July 21, 2011
7 - 8:30pm

Enjoy a special evening with saxophonist Dan Wilensky, who will perform a sophisticated and soulful acoustic jazz concert with his New York quartet. The band will play a mix of standards as well as Dan Wilensky's original songs. "A master class on composition, interpretation, performance, practice and repertoire selection..." --All About Jazz website.

Tickets are not required for this concert.

Location: Community Room

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Start: 07/18/2011
End: 07/22/2011

LINCROFT BRANCH HAS DIFFERENT HOURS FOR THE WEEK OF 7/18. NORMAL HOURS WILL RESUME ON 7/25.

 

CLOSED EVENINGS this week


CLOSED on Wednesday and Friday

Start: 07/22/2011 12:00 am

 

“TREASURE PLANET”

Based on the beloved novel Treasure Island, Disney takes this same adventure up into space.    

       Voices by: Emma Thompson, David Hyde Pierce, Martin Short,  Joseph Gordon-Levitt   

Buena Vista Pictures;  93 Min. Rated PG; 2002

 

Fri., July 22nd -12 Noon          Ages 6-11 with an Adult.

Bring your lunch and cool off while enjoying a film on the ‘big screen’ in our Community Room .                 

 FOOD ALLERGY ALERT!  

  

 

Start: 07/22/2011 10:30 am
Friday, July 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29   10:30am

Storytime@the Library BranchesPlease note that all Branch storytimes will be held on Friday mornings. Ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver. Early literacy fun is not limited to the Main Library. The Bayshore, Lincroft and Navesink Branches each hold a weekly storytime featuring picture books and a craft. Branch storytimes are an opportunity to join your neighbors in sharing the joy of reading.

Bayshore Library 180 Main St., Port Monmouth, NJ  Tel: 732-787-1568 Lincroft Library 722 Newman Springs Rd.,Lincroft,NJ Tel: 732-747-1140
Navesink Library 149 Monmouth Ave., Navesink, NJ Tel:732-291-1120

Start: 07/22/2011 4:00 pm

TRAVEL THE WORLD @ MTPL

 

Explore other places & cultures without  baggage fees or jet lag. Each week we’ll visit a different part of the globe and experience stories, games & other activities enjoyed by four & five year olds in that part of the world.

Friday’s in July  4-4:30pm..  Sign up weekly!

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