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Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Learn how to install and use Google's Chrome Browser and all of its most popular features. Register to use a library computer or your own computer or tablet. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Bob Conrad is a multi-talented gentleman; magician, puppeteer, ventriloquist, balloon sculptor, and much more. In this program he pulls out all the stops and blends all these skills into a mixture of magic and merriment. You will meet Bob's puppet friend Rickey the Rabbit, see Bob draw Art and bring him to life, See Bob create Gertrude from a paper plate. Mind boggling magic, objects appear and disappear right before your eyes. Fun from beginning to end, perfect any time of year. Everyth...
Computer Lab
Is your iPad running a little slow or freezing up more than usual? Join us for a few tips and tricks on how to get it back to running smoothly. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register January 15. All others may register January 29.
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Norman Gluckman will provide instruction on Audacity and Roxio sound editing software to digitize and clean up audio cassettes and records. He will also show how to use metadata to index and access music files. This is a required course for patrons interested in using the library's equipment to digitize audio material. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register January 16. All others may register January 30.
Multipurpose Room
Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter. Starring Michael Fassbender, Seth Rogan and Jeff Daniels. Rated R for language. For further information on rating, please review the Parents Guide at www. IMDb.com.
Computer Lab
iCloud and iCloud Drive will be explained and alternatives discussed.Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register January 17. All others may register January 31.
Small Group Instruction Room
Title for February: "At Wolf Ranch" by Jennifer Ryan. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room

Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Starring Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, Brian D’Arcy James and Stanley Tucci, SPOTLIGHT tells the riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world’s oldest and most trusted institutions. When the newspaper’s tenacious “Spotlight” team of reporters delves into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the hi...
Computer Lab
Apple has a great music app but there are other great alternatives to use. We will be reviewing some of those apps.Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register January 24. All others may register February 7.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Learn how to keep your important documents and files safe and organized with Windows 10, along with how to use some of the many options available for editing your photos and videos. Register to use a library computer or your own computer or tablet. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
ROOM tells the extraordinary story of Jack (Jacob Tremblay in a breakout performance), a spirited 5 year-old who is looked after by his loving and devoted Ma (Brie Larson, SHORT TERM 12, TRAINWRECK). Like any good mother, Ma dedicates herself to keeping Jack happy and safe, nurturing him with warmth and love and doing typical things like playing games and telling stories. Their life, however, is anything but typical—they are trapped—confined to a windowless, 10-by-10-foot space, which Ma has eup...
Multipurpose Room
Adonis Johnson (Jordan) never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there’s no denying that boxing is in his blood, so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed’s legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa. Once in the City of Brotherly Love, Adonis tracks Rocky (Stallone) down and asks him to be his trainer. Despite his insistence that he is out of the fight game for good, Rocky sees in Adonis the strength ...
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Multipurpose Room
The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener (portrayed by Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander), directed by Academy Award winner Tom Hooper. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer. Starring Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Amber Heard and Matthew Schoenaerts. Rated R for some sexuality and full nudity. Persons under 17 must be accompanied by parent or guardian...
Computer Lab
Learn the ins and outs of the iPad. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register February 5. All others may register February 19.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
with Conrad Weiler. Sessions are being held for eight weeks through April 25.Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching the DVD and meeting in a Discussion Group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today.Topics for Great Decisions 2016 include: Middle East Alliance, The Rise of ISIS, The Future of Kurdistan, The Koreas, The United Nations, Climate Change and Cuba an...
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Instructor Chuck McDonnell will be presenting general functions of Facebook to include: setting up a personal account, searching for family and friends, sending and receiving messages, and posting photos. The class will consist of presentation slides and hands-on demonstration. Chuck is a graduate student at Stockton University (class of 2016,) majoring in Arts Information Technology, and Director of Recreation for the Borough of Avalon. This workshop is open to all persons age 18 and over. Regi...
Small Group Instruction Room
with moderator Conrad Weiler. Title for March: "The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge" by David McCullough. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month. Meet with others interested in learning more about Italian art, music, architecture, history, lifestyles.
Computer Lab
We will review interesting and useful apps with a variety of uses. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register February 9. All others may register February 23.
Small Group Instruction Room
Title for March: "Inside the O'Briens" by Lisa Genova. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Find out how to keep your Windows 10 PC running smoothly for years to come with a look at the best security and PC maintenance programs available and how to use them. Register to use a library computer or your own computer or tablet. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Thursday, February 11, 2016 Register
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