News Releases

Monday Morning Matinee Series Begins


Old Bridge, NJ – Oct. 3, 2017 – Capitalizing on its new Kanopy and Qello streaming video resources, the Old Bridge Public Library has launched a new Monday Morning Matinee series which will feature independent films, documentaries, educational videos and concert films. Kanopy is an on-demand streaming service available to…

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Library Awarded Grant for Fade to Books Literacy Initiative


Old Bridge, NJ – Oct. 2, 2017 – The Old Bridge Public Library has been awarded a grant from the New Jersey State Library (NJSL) to promote youth literacy in local barbershops with its “Fade to Books” program. The grant, which was established in partnership with the Long Branch Public…

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Macbeth, Celtic Music and Edgar Allan Poe Performances at Library


Old Bridge, NJ – Sept. 25, 2017 –  The Old Bridge Public Library will host a range of cultural events in October, with live performances of Shakespeare’s Macbeth and Celtic music, and readings of Edgar Allan Poe’s the Raven and Algernon Blackwood’s The Wendigo.  Attendees are asked to bring a…

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Library Presents NJ Author Series


Old Bridge, NJ – Sept. 21, 2017 –  The Old Bridge Public Library will welcome four New Jersey authors this fall, discussing diverse topics ranging from Rutger’s history, to baseball, to NJ land ownership and poetry. Leading off the series on Sat. Oct. 7th at 2pm will be a discussion…

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Education-Themed Programs Offered


Old Bridge, NJ – Sept. 14, 2017 – With the new school year underway, the Old Bridge Public Library will offer programs on college admissions and online tutoring later this month. No registration is necessary. On Tuesday, Sept. 26th at 6pm, there will be an informational session on, the…

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Jake’s Rockin’ Country Band To Perform at Library


Old Bridge, NJ – Sept. 6, 2017 – Jake’s Rockin’ Country Band, one of the tri-state area’s premier country groups, will bring their high-energy show to the Old Bridge Public Library on Sat. Sept. 23rd at 2:30pm. The group performs popular selections from classic country, rockin’ country, bluegrass, Southern Rock, Cajun,…

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Nature-Related Programs Offered in September


Old Bridge, NJ – Sept. 1, 2017 – The Old Bridge Public Library will present the following timely programs on hurricane preparation and fall planting tips this month: On Sun. Sept. 10th at 2pm, the Library will host a program entitled, “How to Prepare for a Hurricane.” Presented by the…

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Library Presents NJ-Themed Programs


Old Bridge, NJ – Aug. 29, 2017 – The Old Bridge Public Library will offer two special programs in September that explore New Jersey’s unique history. On Sat. Sept. 16th at 11am, the Library welcomes author and blogger Beth Lennon, aka Mod Betty, and her Retro Roadmap program. Attendees will…

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Library Offers Various Health & Wellness Programs


Old Bridge, NJ – August 22, 2017 – The Old Bridge Public Library will continue its regular offerings of health and wellness programs with the following sessions in September: Learn to Control Your Diabetes:  This six-week session will run on Thursdays from 1-3:30pm from Sept. 7th though Oct. 19th. This…

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Library Sponsors Blood Drive


Old Bridge, NJ – Aug. 14, 2017 – The Old Bridge Public Library is hosting a Community Blood Drive sponsored by New Jersey Blood Services at the Library’s main branch on Wed. August 30th from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.  All donors will receive a Six Flags Great Adventure Discount…

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