Waretown Branch Library

112 Main St., Waretown, NJ 08758

(609) 693-5133

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  March Calendar

3/1 – 3/31

Art Exhibit by Pieceful Shores Quilters Guild

Children:

3/2, 2 pm – 4 pm, Monday.  Read Across America Drop-In Craft.  Make a Seuss-inspired craft to celebrate Read Across America Day. Ages 3 – 11

3/12, 11 am, Thursday.  Toddler Art.  Join us as we explore fun ways of making art. Dress for a mess. Ages 1 – 3.

3/16, 4 pm, Monday.  Afterschool Craft: Leprechaun Finders

Make fun binoculars to help you find a leprechaun on St. Patrick’s Day. Ages 3 – 11. REG

3/19, 11 am, Thursday.  Preschool Fun: It’s Spring!  Enjoy stories, crafts, and activities to celebrate the arrival of spring. Ages 3 – 5. REG

3/21, 11 am, Saturday.  DIY Glitter Jars.  Celebrate New Jersey Makers Day by making your own relaxing glitter jar. Ages 5 – 12. REG

3/25, 10 am, Wednesday.  Library Playdate.  Come join us for open playtime at the library. For ages 0 – 5 with caregiver.

3/26, 3:30 pm, Thursday.  Let’s Paint like Alma Thomas

Create a painting inspired by artist Alma Thomas in honor of Women’s History Month. Ages 5 – 11. REG

Family:

3/23, 6 pm, Monday.  An Irish Serenade with Jessica Carroll

Join Jessica Carroll as she takes us through a tribute of story & song of Ireland. REG

3/30, 6:30 pm, Monday.  Family Fun Night: Nifty Nature Knick Knacks.  Join Wells Mills County Park as they present a hands-on experience of natural findings you might discover if you take a walk through our local parks. REG

Adult:

1 pm, All Wednesdays.  Mah Jongg Club.  Beginners welcome.

3/13, 3/17, 3/31, 11 am, Tuesdays. Waretown Writers Group.  Join other writers of all skill levels to explore your skills in this informal and fun writing session

3/6, 2 pm, Friday.  World War II in Ocean County.  Join Ocean County Historian Tim Hart for a look back at Ocean County during World War II. REG

3/7, 11 am, Saturday.  Parenting Strategies.  Learn proactive parenting skills, effective communication, and behavior modification to promote a more harmonious family life. Presented by Ocean Mental Health Services. REG.

3/10, 2 pm, Tuesday.  Someone Has To Wash the Dishes

First-person historical interpreter Michèle LaRue presents the witty, insightful anti-suffrage satire written by pro-Suffragist Marie Jenney Howe in 1912. Sponsored by the Friends of the Waretown Library and the NJ Council for Humanities. REG

3/13, 2 pm, Friday.  Afternoon Movie: On the Basis of Sex.

The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice. (PG) 120 min. REG

3/20, 11 am, Friday.  Nature Photography Walk in Cloverdale County Park.  Join us for a virtual tour of beautiful Cloverdale County Park, located in Barnegat Township. REG

3/24, 10 am, Tuesday.  Coffee with a Cop.  Enjoy a hot cup of coffee and conversation with officers from the Ocean Township Police Department. Coffee provided by Wawa ®.

3/27, 2 pm, Friday.  Eating on a Budget.  Learn how to shop affordably and eat healthy for a healthy diet all year round. Presented by the Ocean County Health Department. REG

Teen:

3/2, 6 pm, Monday.  Teen Advisory Board.  Gain valuable leadership skills and earn community service hours. Ages 12 – 18.  Make and enjoy a delicious chocolate treat. Ages 10–18.

3/2, 7 pm, Monday.  Teen Paint Party.  Paint supplies will be provided for you to create your own canvas art piece. Ages 12 – 18. REG

Friends:

3/9, 1:30 pm, Monday.  Friends Meeting

3/27, Friday, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm and 3/28, Saturday, 10 am – 12:30 pm. Friends of the Waretown Library Book Sale

To register for these events please visit the Ocean County Library’s website at www.theoceancountylibrary.org/events  or call the branch at 609-693-5133.