SPECIAL PROGRAMS & EVENTS
ONGOING PROGRAMS & EVENTS

 

THE SHAKESPEARE THEATRE OF NJ PRESENTS...

"The Triumph of Love"!  We are excited to again bring you "Shakespeare on the Lawn" at the quaint and beautiful Elberon Branch Library!  Bring a picnic dinner or snacks, a lawn chair and enjoy the esteemed Shakespeare Theatre of NJ as they play out this romance most tangled!

Tuesday, August 4th at 7:00pm

ELBERON LIBRARY

 

DIANE CYPKIN in CONCERT!

In Commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of the End of WWII

"While You're Away:Love Songs of World War II" will be the theme of Dr. Cypkin's next show at the Elberon Branch Library.

Tuesday, August 18th at 7:00pm

ELBERON LIBRARY

 

FREE GENEALOGY WORKSHOP!

"CEMETERY RESEARCH"

Presented by Beverly Yackel of the Monmouth County Genealogy Society!  Topics will include: types of cemeteries, how to find cemetery records, reasons to visit, what to bring, safety tips, how to read and enhance what is written on tombstones and how to document what you find.  Registration is requested, please call the Library to reserve your spot!

Saturday, August 22nd 1:30pm

MAIN LIBRARY

 

FAMILY FILM DAY

"Insurgent" (Pg-13, 2015)

In a world divided by factions based on values, Beatrice Prior, a "Divergent" renegade, must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful opposition intent on tearing her society apart.  With the help of allies new and old, she fights to save those she loves while grappling with haunting questions of grief, forgiveness, identity and loyalty.  With a fantastic cast starring: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Kate Winslet, Ashley Judd, Mekhi Phifer,  Miles Teller, Octavia Spencer,  Naomi Watts, Zoe Kravitz and Maggie Q!!!  You won't want to miss this smart, action packed thriller. 

 


 

​Mah Jongg every Wednesday at 11-1pm @ Main Library

Bridge-Tuesdays 1-4, Thursdays 6-7:30

​Free Blood Pressure Screenings @ Main Library
      1st MONDAY of every month, 3:00-4:00pm, provided by
      the City Of Long Branch Health Department & the VNA of NJ

​​​​​Non Fiction Book Club @ Main Library
        3rd Thursday of every month, 1:30pm *DOES NOT MEET IN AUGUST*

Learn English Class
        
Basic Class Thursdays 6pm

         All books and resources are free. ​

 Family Film days @ Main. See calendar for schedule 
(elementary school aged children with an adult)​

Tablet Tuesday

          Bring your device to the Technology Center at the Main Library the last Tuesday of each month to learn how to borrow free ebooks and audiobooks through eLibraryNJ.  Your devices should be charged and ready to use but please bring all chargers and cords with you.  You will need your passwords for your Apple and/or Amazon accounts.  If you do not have accounts, we can help you register.


Elberon Book Club:
Elberon Book Club Meets the 1st Wednesday of every month, 6:30pm
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"Friends of the LBPL" meet immediately afterward.

Upcoming Selections:

August 5th:Elberon    "The Keeper of Lost Causes" by Jussi Adler Olsen 

September 2nd:Main  "The Chaperone" by Laura Moriarty

                                      

Non-Fiction Book Club:
Meets in the Community Meeting Room at the Main Library the third Thursday of each month (** unless otherwise indicated).

Upcoming selection:

July-August the Non-Fiction Book Club does not meet.