Manchester Press Releases

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO PRESENT “MOTOWN SOUNDS WITH BILLY BROWN”

MANCHESTER, NJ – On Saturday, October 16 at the Manchester Branch Library, starting at 2:00 pm, singer Billy Brown will perform the hits of Motown legends such as Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson, and the Temptations. The concert is part of the library’s celebration of Diversity Month. It is open to all ages, free of charge. No registration is necessary.

The Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library is located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester Twp. For more information call 732.657.7600.

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO HOLD WRITERS’ WORKSHOP

MANCHESTER – On Thursday, October 14 at 7:00 pm the Manchester Branch Library will be holding a Writers’ Workshop in which adult and teen attendees will be able to meet published authors who live in Ocean County! Local writers will read from their publications, and will sign and sell copies of their works. Audience members will also have the opportunity to ask presenters about issues such as copyrighting, self-publishing, and conquering writers’ block.

Please register for this free program 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.

MANCHESTER LIBRARY TO SHOW “LETTERS TO JULIET”

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Branch Library will screen the film, “Letters to Juliet” on Wednesday, October 13, at 2:00 p.m. and again at 6:00 pm. See this popular romantic comedy on a large screen without paying the admission fee of a movie theater!

An American woman on vacation in Italy finds an unanswered “letter to Juliet” – one of thousands of missives left at the fictional lover’s Verona courtyard, which are typically answered by the “secretaries of Juliet.” It is there that aspiring writer Sophie finds a 50-year-old unanswered letter that sets her off on a journey of the heart with the letter’s author, Claire, now a grandmother, and her handsome grandson.

This PG-rated movie is part of the library’s Feature Film Series. 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 Twp. Call 732-657-7600 for more information or go online to theoceancountylibrary.org.

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO PRESENT PLAY: “I JUST WANT TO BE HEARD”

MANCHESTER – On Saturday, October 9 at 1:00 pm the Manchester Branch Library will host “I Just Want to Be Heard” as part of their celebration of Diversity Month.

Combining hip-hop, spoken word, and a variety of characters, entertainer Quest Truth tells the story of an individual who progresses from a lost little girl into a powerful adult whose dream becomes a reality in her one-woman play.

Please register for this free all-ages program 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.

Manchester Branch Library to Host Card Making for Deployed Troops

MANCHESTER, NJ – At the Manchester Branch Library on Saturday, October 2 between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm volunteers will be creating blank handmade greeting cards to be provided to deployed service personnel so that they can write home. The public is invited to assist with this project that celebrates World Card Making Day. All supplies and instructions will be provided by “Operation Write Home” which is the organization sponsoring the event.

Please go online to http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org or call 732.657.7600 to register. Walk-ins are also welcome. For additional information, contact Maureen at 732.645.2166 or visit operationwritehome.org on the web.

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

GET READY FOR THE WORLD SERIES AT THE MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY

MANCHESTER, NJ – On Monday, October 4 at 3:00 pm, come to the Manchester Branch Library to “Get Ready for the World Series!” Connect with fellow baseball fans to recap the 2010 major league baseball season, review the predictions we made back in April, as well as debate our predictions as to which team will be the next world champions of baseball!

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 Twp.

MANCHESTER LIBRARY TO SHOW “THE LAST SONG”

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

A teenage former child prodigy (Miley Cyrus) is sent to spend the summer with her estranged concert pianist father (Greg Kinnear) who lives in a small southern beach town. Although she lets everyone know through her hostility that she would rather be at home with her mother in New York City, her father attempts to connect with her through the only thing they seem to have in common- music.

This PG-rated movie is part of the library’s Feature Film Series. 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 Twp. Call 732-657-7600 for more information or go online to theoceancountylibrary.org.

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO OFFER EBAY CLASS

MANCHESTER, NJ – On Thursday, October 7 at 2:00 pm at the Manchester Branch Library Maria Colon will provide instruction on buying and selling online using Ebay. Maria is a member of the library staff who has been using Ebay regularly for several years. She will show you how to get rid of your clutter while earning some extra cash and find bargains without driving around to stores.

This program is open to the adult public, free of charge. Please register in advance by calling 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 Twp.

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