MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH SOUL FOOD COOKING PROGRAM FOR TEENS
MANCHESTER – Jennifer Klein, a registered dietician employed by ShopRite of Manchester, will show students in grades 7 through 12 how to cook soul food dishes with a healthy twist at the Manchester library branch Tuesday, February 12 at 6:30 p.m.
She will demonstrate easy recipes that you can try at home and will provide samples for everyone to taste.
Please register for this free teen program. Telephone (732) 657-7600 or go online to http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org.
The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township.
MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO SHOW
“TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE”
MANCHESTER – The Manchester library branch will screen the film, “Trouble with the Curve” Wednesday, February 13, at 2 p.m. and again at 6 p.m. See this popular drama on a large screen without paying the admission fee of a movie theater!
Gus (Clint Eastwood) is a baseball scout. The team he works for thinks he should retire. His friend, Pete (John Goodman), asks Gus’s estranged daughter, Mickey (Amy Adams) to go with him to make sure Gus is okay on his last scouting trip to North Carolina. While there Gus runs into Johnny (Justin Timberlake), a scout from another team who was a promising player Gus once scouted. Johnny and Mickey take an interest in each other.
This PG13-rated movie is part of the library’s Feature Film Series. It is 111 minutes long. Although registration is not required, early arrival is recommended.
MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO PRESENT WORKSHOP, “BRAIN GAMES: KEEPING YOUR MIND SHARP”
MANCHESTER –Rebecca Bari from Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield will give an interactive presentation about brain health at the Manchester library branch Friday, February 15 at 11 a.m.
She will discuss daily, routine activities, such as eating healthy, getting enough rest, and exercising that can be done to keep our “master computers” in its best working order as we age. She will also demonstrate games and exercises to stimulate different areas of the brain to help preserve memory.
The program is part of the library’s “Chapters of Health” series and is open to the adult public, free of charge. Please register online to www.theoceancountylibrary.org or call (732) 657-7600.
MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO HOST TAX TALK
MANCHESTER – Learn how the new healthcare laws and property damage from super storm Sandy may affect your tax return at the Manchester Library branch Friday, February 15 at 1 p.m.
Representatives from H & R Block will discuss these issues and answer any tax related questions you have.
Please register for this free adult program. Telephone (732) 657-7600 or go online to http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org.