Welcome to Adult Services!


Online Calendar of Adult Events


Learn about our 12 in 12 Reading Challenge for 2024 here!


Program Information

Please check the events calendar for programs.       

Monthly Book Discussions:

Novels at Night is our book discussion group that reads and discusses a different work of fiction each month.  This group meets the third Monday of each month at 7 pm to talk about the selected book, and is moderated by a librarian.  Standard print and large print copies of titles are available at the circulation desk approximately one month before the scheduled meeting.  Registration is not required to attend a meeting.

Monday, March 18th @ 7 pm: “The Vanishing Half” by Brit Bennett

Monday, April 15th @ 7 pm: “The Girl With The Louding Voice” by Abi Daré


ESL Classes:   see ESL page here


Laurence Harbor:  New location at 302 Laurence Parkway, Laurence Harbor, NJ 08879 Hours are: Tues. & Thur. (10 am to 2 pm); Wed (4 pm to 8 pm).

Call (732) 696-2011 for more information.


Tech Helpers: Saturdays 11 am to 1 pm.

For more information about upcoming events, please visit the Adult Services Department, or call us at 732-721-5600, ext. 5033.


Weekly Clubs

Craft Club: Mondays @ 6:30pm, Thursdays @ 1:00 pm

Mahjong Club: Wednesdays @ 10:00am

Chess Club: Wednesdays @ 6:30pm (Teens & Adults)

Scrabble Club: Thursdays @ 1:00pm                                                                                                   

The Library hosts several game & hobby clubs each week.  These clubs are open to everyone, regardless of skill level.  New members are always welcome.


Take a Puzzle, Leave a Puzzle

The Library is now offering a puzzle swap program!  Puzzles are located in the reference area for you to browse through and swap with.  Bring in a puzzle from home, and then swap it one of ours to try out a fun new design and challenge!  Puzzles do not have to be checked out with a library card.  If you have an questions, contact the Adult Services Department at 732-721-5600, ext. 5033.


Adult Coloring

First Friday of every month at 10:30 am!  We’ll supply the coloring supplies, you provide the creativity.  Adults ages 18+ are welcome to drop-in and color and chat with others.

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