Aug. 3, 2016
Be sure to "Check It Out!" with these great digital-media programs, all with easy access, wherever you are!

Upcoming Programs

Knitting, Mondays
Story Time, Tues./Thurs
Origami Yoda Book Club, Thursdays
Video Games, Fridays

8/4 Creative Writing
8/6 iPad Workshop: Photo Editing
8/8 How to Talk to a Robot Workshop
8/9 Art Workshop - Felt Beach Scene
8/9 iPhones Workshop - Fitness Tracking
8/9 Lecture - Customer Rules - Learn How to Get What you Want 
8/11 Author Lecture -Meredith Trede
8/13 Bay-Atlantic Symphony Concert 

Registration is required for certain programs. 
Click here for a full calendar of programs, timing and descriptions.
To register, call:
Click here for some of our Oral Histories

New DVD & Blu-Ray Releases in August and September!
Rainy days got you down? Don't fear because this month and next, the Library is releasing a variety of movies for you to enjoy whether it is raining or not! With your library card you are able to reserve the movie of your choice without leaving the house. It is as easy as logging into your Library account online! Throughout August and September new movies will be available to view so you do not want to miss out!

Click here for the entire list of movies and when they will become available. Here are just a few of the many that you can watch! 

Fathers and Daughters

Available August 9th, Fathers and Daughters stars Russell Crowe and Amanda Seyfried, among so many other talented actors. The powerful story told is of love, loss, and the tragedies that brings us together and tear us apart. This drama is a must-see! 

 Click here to reserve today! 

Captain America: Civil War
Captain America: Civil War will be available to Library users September 13th. As a political interference causes a divide between former allies Captain America and Iron Man, which side will you choose? This is definitely one you don't want to miss.

Click here to reserve today! 

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
A hilarious comedy, Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising, will have you laughing from start to finish. Watch as the adult couple, Mac and Kelly, barely survive once their new next door neighbors move in - a sorority. The sequel is comprised of several stars including Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, Rose Byrne, and Dave Franco.

Click here to reserve today!
Check HER Out! 
Olivia Gorecke's Artwork on Display at the Library! 

Our very own staff member, Olivia Gorecke, was recently recognized in the Middle Township Gazzette and on SNJ Today for her unique perler bead artwork. With 30,000 beads Olivia has been able to bring characters such as Wonder Woman, Captain America, and the Joker to life. Her work is on display in our graphic novel section and includes a rendition of Hans Solo, Spiderman, and Wonder Woman. Stop by today to check our her incredible work and browse our graphic novels section. 

Click here to read the article.
Click here to view the SNJ Today clip.

Oil Painting Transformation

The Avalon History Center will host a presentation on Oil Painting Transformation tonight at 7pm. The event will take place at the Avalon History Center located at 215 39th Street. Staff members at The History Center will showcase its special 1889 Joseph Wells landscape painting of Avalon which has recently been restored. Guests can learn about the artist, see process photos of the restoration and even point out specific places such as the Avalon Hotel.

Click here for more information or call 609-967-0090.

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