Thursday, August 31, 2006

Have a great holiday weekend! The Central Library and the Laurence Harbor Branch will be closed from Saturday, September 2 through Monday, September 4.

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Saturday, August 26, 2006

The Terrific Turtles end-of-summer party was held last night at the Library and was a resounding success. A large audience came to socialize, enjoy craft projects and see the main event: The Turtle Singers. To see many more pictures from the evening, please go to the Library's photo site.

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Wednesday, August 23, 2006

Things are going down to the wire in the Children's Department Doghouse. Who will win, Clifford or Bernie?

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Tuesday, August 22, 2006

The deadline for the Library's summer photography contest has come. Thanks to everybody who brought in their photographs, the winners will be announced at the Terriffic Turtles party on Friday, August 25.

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Monday, August 21, 2006

Old Bridge Public Library: "All ages are welcome to join us at our Summer Reading Closing Party on Friday August 25, 5:30 to 8:30 pm for The Terrific Turtles Party! Enjoy Karen Buckley, the Turtle Singer, and her turtles Rocky, Gracie, Big Bart and Maxine! There will be turtle songs, turtle races and Franklin, the storybook character. There will aso be craft tables and refreshments."

Wednesday, August 16, 2006

Children's Librarian Lenore Douglas is flanked by a couple of teen volunteers during the Children's Department's Read-To-Me Summer Party.

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Tuesday, August 15, 2006

The Library's Scrapbooking Club will be meeting today at 6:00 p.m. Teens and adults are welcome to bring in their materials and work with an experienced scrpabooker in the Central Library's Large Meeting Room.

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Monday, August 14, 2006

Passport Office Hours August 14-20:

Monday, August 14: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. & 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 15: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. & 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 16: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 17: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Friday, August 18: office closed
Saturday, August 19: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 20: office closed

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Friday, August 11, 2006

Summer fun at the Library! A stage makeup program for teens and a penguin party for children.

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Wednesday, August 09, 2006

Central Library Passport Office Hours:

Wednesday, August 9: 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 10: 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday, August 11: Closed
Saturday, August 12: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 13: Closed

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Tuesday, August 08, 2006

There's an exhibit of toy cars this month in the Children's Display Case.

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The Library has an exhibit of Mickey Mouse memorabilia on display in the Central Library.

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Tuesday, August 01, 2006

Don't forget about the Old Bridge Public Library Summer Photography Contest: "Photographs should reflect the summer reading theme of Paws, Claws, Scales and Tales. Entries must be no larger than 8x10, and no more than 3 submissions per person. All photos should have the name of the photographer, age and phone number on the back of the picture. Submissions must be received no later than August 20, 2006. Prizes will be awarded on August 25, 2006 at the Summer Reading Closing Party in the following categories: Ages 12 and under, Ages 13-17 and 18 +. Contest photos can be brought to the Reference Desk at the Old Bridge Public Library or mailed to Old Bridge Public Library, One Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge NJ 08857, Attention Marcy Kagan.To learn more about the photography contest, please call the library's Reference Desk, 732- 721-5600, ext: 5033."