Paid internship opportunity for MLIS students and recent graduates! The Keyport Public Library is now seeking applicants for a part-time paid internship! Read our job listing here!
*Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be CLOSED on Monday, 09/05/2016 in observance of Labor Day! The library will re-open for regular hours on Tuesday, 09/06/2016. Have a happy holiday!
*Keyport's 2nd Annual Scarecrow Contest is coming soon! To participate, you must fill out a form available at the Library. A small (44"x30") scarecrow support will cost $15, and the prize winner will receive $80 in Keyport Kash. A medium (53"x40") scarecrow support will cost $25, and the prize winner will receive $100 in Keyport Kash. A large (6' x 4') scarecrow support will cost $30, and the prize winner will receive $120 in Keyport Kash. All three sizes of scarecrow support can be purchased together for $60. Participants can pick up straw & scarewcrow support in front of the Keyport Public Library on September 15 or September 16, between 3:30 and 6:30 pm! An additional pickup day has been added on Thursday, 9/22, from 5:30-7:00 pm!
For more information, see our events calendar! Presented by the Friends of the Keyport Public Library with the support and sponsorship of Keyport Happenings, the Keyport Bayfront Business Collective!
*ESL classes at the Keyport Public Library return to Mondays at 12:30 pm, on Mon 09/19 and Mon 09/26. These classes will focus on parents and family members learning English to help their children in school. General conversational ESL will move to Tuesday evenings at Keyport Central School, starting on Tue 09/20.
*The monthly Trustees' Meeting will take place on Tuesday, 09/13 at Keyport Borough Hall
*Please be advised that the next meeting of the Friends of the Keyport Public Library will take place on Tuesday, 09/27, rescheduled from 9/20. The meeting will commence at 7:30 pm.
*Lego Club returns in September on Tuesday, 09/13!
*Ahoy! Monday 09/19 the Keyport Public Library will celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day! Story and Craft Time will be pirate-themed, we will have pirate fiction (and non-fiction) on display, and other pirate-themed fun!
*Family Bingo Night returns in September on Friday 09/23!
*See our EVENTS page for our full September calendar.
Get more out of your library with the hoopla digital app!
hoopla digital is a fantastic and exciting new library app that allows you to borrow movies, TV shows, music, comics & graphic novels, ebooks, and audiobooks, to listen to, watch, or read anywhere! Once you borrow a title, you can instantly stream or download it on your computer, tablet, or smartphone, or even cast it to your TV if you have a connected Chromecast! Best of all, it's 100% FREE to all patrons of Keyport Public Library through our membership in the LMxAC! http://www.hoopladigital.com
If you need help getting started using the app, come on in to the library and we'll help you get set up!
DON'T KNOW IF WE HAVE IT?
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.