Posts Tagged '“Manchester branch”'

Put Me In Coach, I’m Ready to Play!

MANCHESTER  –  Get set for the 2015 baseball season.

At 2 p.m. Monday March 30 you can connect with other baseball fans at the Manchester library branch, 21 Colonial Drive, to share memories and discuss your predictions for the new season.

Join us as we discuss burning questions like: Is this the year of the 2015 Miracle Mets? Will Tanaka have an injury free season?  Can the Royals repeat? Is Scherzer worth all of that money? Are you sick of hearing about A-Rod’s return?

There will be prizes for all attendees! And you just never know who might show up and share their professional experiences on the field.

This program is open to teens and adults, free of charge. To register telephone 732-657-7600 or go online www.theoceancountylibrary.org .

Manchester to host Bill McLeod Duo concert 2/7

MANCHESTER –  The Bill McLeod Duo will perform at the Manchester branch 2 p.m. Saturday Feb. 7

The two musicians will entertain their audience with classic rock and roll and blues hits.  

There is no pre-registration for this free program. It is open to all ages.

Go online to www.theoceancountylibrary.org or telephone 732-657-7600 for more information.

The Manchester branch is located at 21 Colonial Drive.

Manchester to host Seasonal Affective Disorder program 11/3

MANCHESTER – The Manchester library branch, 21 Colonial Dr., will host a program about seasonal affective disorders 2 p.m. Monday Nov. 3.

Health coaches from the Center for Healthy Aging at the Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus will explain the causes, symptoms and treatments for feelings of increased depression as the amount of daylight decreases and the weather turns inclement in winter.

Following the discussion, general wellness screenings will be offered.

The program is part of the library’s “Chapters of Health” series and is open to adults and teens, free of charge. Please register online at www.theoceancountylibrary.org or telephone 732-657-7600.

Watch Iron Man 3 At The Manchester Branch

The Manchester Branch Library will screen, “Iron Man 3” on Wednesday, October 9, at 12:00 noon, 3:00 p.m. and again at 6:00 pm. See this popular action/adventure/sci-fi movie on a large screen without paying the admission fee of a movie theater!  

When Tony Stark’s world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist organization, he embarks on a harrowing quest to find those responsible. This journey, at every turn, will test his mettle. With his back against the wall, Stark is left to survive by his own devices, relying on his ingenuity and instincts to protect those closest to him. The cast includes Robert Downey Jr., Guy Pearce, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Kingsly and Don Cheadle.

This PG13-rated movie is part of the library’s Feature Film Series. It is 135 minutes long. Although registration is not required, early arrival is recommended.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township. Call 732-657-7600 for more information or go online to theoceancountylibrary.org.

Manchester library hosting Quilting Bee

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Wendi Smolowitz, (732) 657-7600, ext. 4113
wsmolowitz@theoceancountylibrary.org

QUILTING BEE TO HOLD MEETINGS AT
THE MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Library’s Quilting Bee will meet on Fridays, April 13, and 27 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. During our meetings, we work on both individual and group projects. We share ideas, tell stories through our quilting patterns and through our conversations, and form friendships. New members are always welcome; no experience is necessary. Demonstrations of various quilting techniques are given during the first meeting of the month. At the April 13 meeting, participants will have the opportunity to watch “ten minute blocks.”

Meetings are held on the second and fourth Friday of each month. There is no need to register for this free adult program! For more information, please call (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.

“Chicks with Sticks” knitting and crocheting group meeting at Mancester branch

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CONTACT: Joanne Lefand, (732) 657-7600 ext. 4522
jlefand@theoceancountylibrary.org

KNITTERS/CROCHETERS GROUP TO HOLD MEETINGS
AT THE MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY

MANCHESTER – The “Chicks with Sticks” knitting and crocheting group will meet at the Manchester Branch Library on Thursdays, April 12 and 26 at 2 pm and additionally, every Wednesday night at 7 pm. It is open to all levels of expertise. Join us to share ideas and patterns as we work on projects, assist one another and form friendships.

Beginners are welcome. There are always experienced people willing to teach! Just bring a pair of #8 straight needles and a ball of yarn to learn knitting. To learn crocheting, bring an H or J hook plus a ball of yarn.

No registration is required for this free program. Call 732-657-7600 for more information. Ask for Joanne Lefand.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township.

Manchester branch gets ready for 2012 baseball season.

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Maria Colon, 732.657.7600 Ext. 4524
mcolon@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO GET SET FOR
THE 2012 BASEBALL SEASON

MANCHESTER, NJ – On Wednesday, April 11 at 2:00 pm, connect with fellow baseball fans at the Manchester Branch Library to share memories and discuss our predictions for the 2012 Major League Baseball season.

Join us as we discuss burning questions like: Will A-Rod return to form? Do you think Wilpon will sell the Mets? Is Ryan Braun guilty? And what about those four aces in Philly?

This program is open to teens and adults, free of charge. Please go online to http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org or call 732.657.7600 to register.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township.

Three press releases from Manchester branch

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Sandi Stark, (732) 657-7600
sstark@theoceancountylibrary.org

WRITER’S CIRCLE TO HOLD MEETINGS
AT THE MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY

MANCHESTER –The Manchester Branch Library’s Writer’s Circle will be holding its semi-monthly meetings on Tuesdays, April 3 and 17 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. During our meetings, we critique each other’s works and discuss issues pertinent to authorship. Participants can receive answers to questions about the writing and publication processes. Learn the steps involved in copyrighting a written work and how to go about finding an agent. Find out how others cope with writer’s block and get feedback on your manuscript before sending it to a publisher.

This program is open to the adult public, free of charge. No need to register in advance.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township. For more information call 732.657.7600 or go online to http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org.

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Joanne Lefand, (732) 657-7600 ext. 4522
jlefand@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO SHOW
“HUGO”

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch Library will screen the film, “Hugo” on Wednesday, April 4, at 2:00 p.m. and again at 6:00 pm. See this popular family adventure on a large screen without paying the admission fee of a movie theater!

Set in 1930s Paris, Hugo (Asa Butterfield) is an orphan who lives in the walls of a train station. He fixes clocks and other gadgets as he learned to from his father (Jude Law) and uncle (Ben Kingsley). When he becomes wrapped up in finding the key to an automaton that doesn’t work, his only possession linking him to his father, Hugo finds a connection to his father through a cranky old train station employee (Sacha Baron Cohen).

This PG-rated movie is part of the library’s Feature Film Series. It is 126 minutes long. Although registration is not required, early arrival is recommended.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township. Call 732-657-7600 for more information or go online to theoceancountylibrary.org.

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Joanne Lefand, (732) 657-7600 ext. 4522
jlefand@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO SHOW
“TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY”

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch Library will screen the film, “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy” on Wednesday, April 11, at 2:00 p.m. and again at 6:00 pm. See this popular mystery/ thriller on a large screen without paying the admission fee of a movie theater!

Set during the Cold War in the early 1970s, British Intelligence veteran George Smiley (Gary Oldman) is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6 which is under the management of a new director and deputy director (Colin Firth).

This R-rated movie is part of the library’s Feature Film Series. It is 127 minutes long. Although registration is not required, early arrival is recommended.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township. Call 732-657-7600 for more information or go online to theoceancountylibrary.org.

Two Programs at Manchester branch announced

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Sandi Stark, 732.657.7600
sstark@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO OFFER
BRAIN JOGGERS PROGRAM

MANCHESTER, NJ – On Monday, March 26 the Brain Joggers class will hold their monthly meeting at the Manchester Branch Library from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Have fun while exercising your brain with games and puzzles!

This program is open to the adult public, free of charge. Please register online at http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org or call 732.657.7600.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township.

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Joanne Lefand, (732) 657-7600 ext. 4522
jlefand@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO SHOW
“J. EDGAR”

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch Library will screen the film, “J. Edgar” on Wednesday, March 28, at 2:00 p.m. and again at 6:00 pm. See this popular biography on a large screen without paying the admission fee of a movie theater!

As head of the FBI for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover (Leonardo DiCaprio) was both feared and admired. He also held secrets that could have destroyed him and his career.

This R-rated movie is part of the library’s Feature Film Series. It is 137 minutes long. Although registration is not required, early arrival is recommended.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township. Call 732-657-7600 for more information or go online to theoceancountylibrary.org.

Manchester branch announces four press releases

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Joanne Halloran, (732) 657-7600
jhalloran@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO OFFER
MICROWAVE COOKING CLASS FOR TWEENS

MANCHESTER– “Junior Julia: Microwave Cooking for Tweens” will take place at the Manchester Branch Library on Monday, March 19 starting at 5:00 pm. At this program, boys and girls ages 11 through 14 will have fun making quick, tasty and nutritious mini-meals, using a microwave oven. To honor Women’s History Month the life of Julia Childs, a notable chef and cooking show personality will be discussed.

Please register for this free tweens-only program! Call (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.

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Maria Colon, 732.657.7600 Ext. 4524
mcolon@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO PRESENT
CONCERT BY THE ANGELTONES

MANCHESTER, NJ – On Tuesday, March 20, the Angeltones will perform at the Manchester Branch Library from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. They will pay tribute to songs of legendary female doo-wop artists such as the Shirelles, Chiffons, Crystals, Marvelettes, Supremes, and Leslie Gore as part of the library’s celebration of Women’s History Month during March. The Angeltones are an all-female doo-wop group from NJ. They have appeared on the TV show, “Let the Good Times Roll” and have performed at the Philadelphia Doo-Wop Festival and with Vito Picone & the Elegants.

All ages are welcome. There is no registration for this free event

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township. For more information call 732.657.7600 or go online to the library’s website: http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org.

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Jolene Smith, 732.657.7600
jsmith@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO HOST SEMINAR ON
MAKING DOCTOR VISITS MORE EFFECTIVE

MANCHESTER, NJ – At the Manchester Branch Library on Tuesday, March 20 at 10:00 am, learn how to get the most out of your trip to the doctor. Find out the types of questions you should ask and what documents and information you need to bring with you. The presentation will be made by staff from Horizon Blue Cross of NJ.

This program is part of the library’s “Chapters of Health” series and is being offered as a partnership between Horizon and the library. It is open to the adult public, free of charge and it is not necessary to be a Horizon subscriber to attend. Please register by calling 732.657.7600 or online at http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township.

PRESS RELEASE
CONTACT: Joanne Lefand, (732) 657-7600 ext. 4522
jlefand@theoceancountylibrary.org

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO SHOW, “QUEEN OF HEARTS”

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Library will screen, “Queen of Hearts” on Wednesday, March 21, at 2:00 p.m. and again at 6:00 pm. See this popular foreign film on a large screen without paying the admission fee of a movie theater!

Thirty-something Adele is devastated after a painful breakup. With no close friends or family, her distant cousin, Rachel, reluctantly takes her in. Rachel suggests that she sleep with other men to get over her heartbreak. Adele bounces from one lover to the next in search of her perfect companion but can’t escape the visage of her ex. Finally, she recognizes the man who may just hold the answer to her broken heart.

The dialogue is in French with English subtitles. It is part of the library’s monthly Independent Film Series and is 84 minutes long. Registration is not required. This program is open all ages although it is geared toward adults.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Township. Call 732.657.7600 for more information.


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