*PLEASE NOTE THAT THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, JULY 4th, IN OBSERVANCE OF INDEPENDENCE DAY! WE WILL RE-OPEN ON TUESDAY, JULY 5th AT REGULAR HOURS.
*PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE FRIENDS OF THE KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY MEETING FOR TUESDAY, JULY 19th, 2016 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. THE NEXT MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 16th, 2016!
*MOVIE NIGHT HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR JULY, AND WILL RETURN IN AUGUST!
*THE FRIENDS OF THE KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL HAVE A TABLE AT KEYPORT THURSDAYS' GIRLS' NIGHT OUT IN DOWNTOWN KEYPORT, ALONG WITH A FUNDRAISER AT UNCLE LOUIE G ITALIAN ICES & ICE CREAM! SEE DETAILS BELOW!
*THE KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER READING PROGRAM IS UNDERWAY, BUT SIGN-UPS ARE STILL AVAILABLE! REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE BAYSHORE FAMILY SUCCESS CENTER WILL BE IN THE LIBRARY ON SELECT DATES TO ASSIST CHILDREN WITH THEIR SUMMER READING PACKETS! SEE DETAILS BELOW!
*LMxAC BINGO RUNS JUNE 15th-AUGUST 15th! WIN PRIZES JUST FOR USING YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY SYSTEM! SEE DETAILS BELOW!
*LILY THE COMFORT DOG RETURNS THIS MONTH! SEE EVENTS PAGE FOR DETAILS
*LEGO CLUB IS OFF FOR THE SUMMER! IT WILL RETURN IN SEPTEMBER!
ONGOING PROGRAMS ARE LISTED TO THE RIGHT. CLICK ON "EVENTS" AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE FOR MONTHLY LISTINGS BY DATE.
FRI 7/1-MON 8/22: KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER READING PROGRAM
The program is open to all Keyport children, pre-K through eighth grade. Children must have their own library card to participate. Pre-K may participate with the help of an adult reading with them. We have great books to read, and an ice cream party at the end of the summer for all children who complete the program. Come in or contact the Library to sign up! Children may pick up their Reading Packets and start reading their books on Friday, July 1st!
WED 6/15-MON 8/15: LMxAC BINGO
Ask for a Bingo card at the Keyport Public Library desk, and bring it with you to get stamped each time you visit an LMxAC library! 6 stamps in a row will win a gift card, or fill up the entire card for a gift card AND a chance to win an iPad mini!
MON 7/4: LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY
TUE 7/12: MONTHLY TRUSTEES MEETING
Join us the second Tuesday of each month for the Keyport Public Library's Board of Trustees Meeting. These meetings are open to the public! Stay informed and make your voice heard regarding the future of YOUR Public Library! 7:00 PM at the Borough of Keyport Municipal Building, 70 West Front Street (not at the Library!)
THU 7/21: FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY AT KEYPORT GIRLS’ NIGHT OUT
Keyport Thursdays presents Girls’ Night Out! The Friends of the Keyport Public Library will have a table at this event in downtown Keyport, where they will be selling books and Christmas ornaments. Additionally, a portion of the profits from sales at Uncle Louie G Italian Ices & Ice Cream will be donated to benefit the library during the event!
FRI 7/23 & FRI 7/30: SUMMER READING PACKET HELP
If your child can benefit from some extra help with their Keyport Public Library Summer Reading Program packet, our friends from the Bayshore Family Success Center will be on hand from 10:00 am until noon to offer assistance! 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
As part of the Libraries of Middlesex Consortium (LMXAC), Keyport Library enjoys access to the inventory of all 30 member libraries. Find a searchable database of materials, download ebooks, stream films, pay bills online and more at lmxac.org.
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday - 10 AM to 5 PM
Tuesday - 1 PM to 9 PM
Wednesday - 10 AM to 9 PM
Thursday - 10 AM to 5 PM
Friday - 1 PM to 5 PM
Saturday - 9 AM to 1 PM
WEEKLY STORY & CRAFT TIME
Every MONDAY at 10:45 AM. All ages!
READ TO A DOG
During select Story & Craft Times at 10:45 AM. See Events page for schedule.
2nd TUESDAY of the month at 3:00 PM. Ages 6+
2nd TUESDAY of the month at 7:00 PM at Keyport Borough Hall.
3rd TUESDAY of the month at 3:00 PM. All ages!
3rd TUESDAY of the month at 7 PM in the Children's Section.
FREE MOVIE NIGHT
3rd WEDNESDAY of the month at 6:30 PM. Sponsored by Friends of the Keyport Library. See Events page for more details!
MASSAGE & MEDITATION:
Final TUESDAY of the month. Massage at 6:30 PM/Guided meditation at 7 PM.