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Library offers Finch Robotics Classes


Old Bridge, NJ –  June 27, 2019 –  Children and teens will have the opportunity to explore the popular Finch robots this summer through four new classes at the Old Bridge Public Library. Sessions will be held at both the Central and Laurence Harbor (LH) Library branches. The Finch is…

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Summer Reading Kick-off Celebration on June 29


Old Bridge, NJ –  June 17, 2019 – The Old Bridge Library’s annual summer reading kick-off event will be held on Saturday, June 29th with crafts and activities for families from 11-2pm, including a Story Walk around the Municipal Complex. With the theme of “A Universe of Stories,” this year’s…

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Holocaust Survivor to Speak at Library


Old Bridge, NJ –  June 13, 2019 – Holocaust survivor Lois Flamholz will share her harrowing story of survival during an appearance at the Old Bridge Public Library on Sun. June 23rd at 2pm. Flamholz, 91, will discuss her horrific tale of cattle cars, work camps, Auschwitz, and a face-to-face…

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The Wag Returns


Old Bridge, NJ – June 11, 2019 – The Old Bridge Public Library will welcome back popular local band The Wag on Sat. June 22nd at 2:30pm as part of the Library’s Second Saturday Concert Series. An upbeat, high energy four-piece band based in NJ’s Bayshore area, The Wag’s unique…

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Library Wins Early Literacy Initiative Award


Old Bridge, NJ –  June 3, 2019 – The Old Bridge Public Library has been awarded the NJ State Library’s annual “Best Practices in Early Literacy Award” for its Sensory Play, Sensory Surprise series. The program is geared towards children with special needs and their families. It was launched in…

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Library to Close for Repairs


Old Bridge, NJ –  May 30, 2019 – The central branch of the Old Bridge Public Library will close on or about Wed. June 5th, Thurs. June 6th and Fri. June 7th due to installation of a new air conditioning and heating system. The Laurence Harbor branch will maintain regular…

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Trivia, “Mod Betty” and WWI programs at Library


Old Bridge, NJ –  May 23, 2019 – Residents will have an opportunity to explore NJ’s vintage treasures, test their classic rock trivia knowledge, and learn about a largely-forgotten WWI tragedy during programs at the Old Bridge Public Library in June. All programs are free and open to the public….

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Local authors to visit Library


Old Bridge, NJ –  May 14, 2019 – The Old Bridge Public Library will host the following upcoming visits from local authors. All programs are free and open to the public. “Hear” I Am!!: Deaf Culture and Disability Awareness: Fri. May 31st @7pm.  Jennifer Beilis, the   author of the inspiring…

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Library Offers Special Children’s Events


Old Bridge, NJ –  May 3, 2019 – The Old Bridge Public Library will host a wide array of interactive events for children this month. All events are free and open to the public; some programs require registration as noted. Sensory Storytime: Fri. May 10th @6pm. Sensory Spring Fling: Fri….

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Big Band and Flute Concerts at Library


Old Bridge, NJ –  April 30, 2019 – Residents can enjoy a classical flute concert as well as a tribute concert to Big Band female singers at The Old Bridge Public Library in May. As part of the Second Saturday Concert Series, guitarist and vocalist Ken Lelen will present his…

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