EVENTS CALENDAR

MAY

Tue 05/01/2018-Sat 06/30/2018

  • LIBRARIES ROCK! THE KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2018 SIGN-UP PERIOD
    The program is open to ALL Keyport children in grades pre-K through 8. 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. Sign up for the program any time from Tuesay May 01, 2018, through Saturday, June 30, 2018. Come in or contact the Library to sign up! Children may pick up their Reading Packets and start reading their books on Monday, July 02, 2018. Reading records must be turned in by the end of the day (5:00 pm) on Monday, August 20th, 2018 to verify completion of the program. The celebratory ice cream party for all children who complete the program will follow on Friday, August 24th! MAKE THE LIBRARY PART OF YOUR SUMMER PLANS!


Tue 05/01/2018:

  • ADVANCED ESL/INGLÉS AVANZADO COMO SEGUNDA LENGUA
    Keyport Public Library’s free classes in English as a second language are focused on teaching and practicing conversational English for speakers of all skill levels. Our Tuesday night classes are for intermediate and advanced English speakers. 7:00 pm
    Las clases gratuitas de Biblioteca Pública de Keyport en Inglés como segunda lengua se centran en la enseñanza y la práctica del inglés conversacional para los hablantes de todos los niveles de habilidad. Nuestras clases del martes por la noche son para hablantes de inglés intermedio y avanzado. 7:00 pm
    Presented by Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County
    Presentado por Voluntarios de Alfabetización del Condado de Monmouth

Sat 05/05/2018:

  • BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE
    Calling all children of Keyport! Join us at the Keyport Public Library, as the Friends of the Keyport Public Library present the project “Butterflies are Free,” which will raise butterflies to be released at the Keyport Garden Walk on June 2nd & 3rd, 2018.This event is completely free of charge, and the “butterfly seeds” will be provided at the event. There is no need to bring anything to the event. After the children help set up the butterflies’ nursery, the growing butterflies will remain on display in the library as they hatch and metamorphose until they are ready for release.Every Monday at 12:00 noon, after the weekly story & craft, there will be time to observe and discuss the butterflies’ growth. Stop by the library any time time to observe the butterflies as they pass through the fascinating stages of their life cycle. 11:00 am

Mon 05/07/2018:

  • WEEKLY STORY & CRAFT
    Join us every week for a different seasonal tale and accompanying craft! It’s a great way to instill a love of reading, make friends, and have fun! All ages welcome! 10:45 am

Tue 05/08/2018:

  • ADVANCED ESL/INGLÉS AVANZADO COMO SEGUNDA LENGUA
    Keyport Public Library’s free classes in English as a second language are focused on teaching and practicing conversational English for speakers of all skill levels. Our Tuesday night classes are for intermediate and advanced English speakers. 7:00 pm
    Las clases gratuitas de Biblioteca Pública de Keyport en Inglés como segunda lengua se centran en la enseñanza y la práctica del inglés conversacional para los hablantes de todos los niveles de habilidad. Nuestras clases del martes por la noche son para hablantes de inglés intermedio y avanzado. 7:00 pm
    Presented by Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County
    Presentado por Voluntarios de Alfabetización del Condado de Monmouth

Thu 05/10/2018:

  • MONTHLY TRUSTEES’ MEETING
     Join us the second Thursday of each month in the children’s room of the library 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

Mon 05/14/2018:

  • WEEKLY STORY & CRAFT
    Join us every week for a different seasonal tale and accompanying craft! It’s a great way to instill a love of reading, make friends, and have fun! All ages welcome! 10:45 am

Tue 05/15/2018:

  • FRIENDS OF THE KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY MEETING
    Help plan fundraisers, meet great people, and have fun supporting your community library. Meetings are held the third Tuesday of every month in the adults’ section. 7:00 pm
  • ADVANCED ESL/INGLÉS AVANZADO COMO SEGUNDA LENGUA
    Keyport Public Library’s free classes in English as a second language are focused on teaching and practicing conversational English for speakers of all skill levels. Our Tuesday night classes are for intermediate and advanced English speakers. 7:00 pm
    Las clases gratuitas de Biblioteca Pública de Keyport en Inglés como segunda lengua se centran en la enseñanza y la práctica del inglés conversacional para los hablantes de todos los niveles de habilidad. Nuestras clases del martes por la noche son para hablantes de inglés intermedio y avanzado. 7:00 pm
    Presented by Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County
    Presentado por Voluntarios de Alfabetización del Condado de Monmouth

Fri 05/18/2018:

  • FAMILY BINGO NIGHT
    Skip the cooking and make memories instead! This fun all ages event includes FREE pizza and prizes. Limited to the first 30 people who sign up. Please reserve space for each person in your family you are bringing. Space is limited, and we need to know how much pizza to get! Due to seating limitations, each party interesting in attending must register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/family-bingo-night-at-keyport-public-library-tickets-35154231252
    Sponsored by the Bayshore Family Success Center. 6:00 pm

Mon 05/21/2018:

  • WEEKLY STORY & CRAFT
    Join us every week for a different seasonal tale and accompanying craft! It’s a great way to instill a love of reading, make friends, and have fun! All ages welcome! 10:45 am

Tue 05/22/2018:

  • ADVANCED ESL/INGLÉS AVANZADO COMO SEGUNDA LENGUA
    Keyport Public Library’s free classes in English as a second language are focused on teaching and practicing conversational English for speakers of all skill levels. Our Tuesday night classes are for intermediate and advanced English speakers. 7:00 pm
    Las clases gratuitas de Biblioteca Pública de Keyport en Inglés como segunda lengua se centran en la enseñanza y la práctica del inglés conversacional para los hablantes de todos los niveles de habilidad. Nuestras clases del martes por la noche son para hablantes de inglés intermedio y avanzado. 7:00 pm
    Presented by Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County
    Presentado por Voluntarios de Alfabetización del Condado de Monmouth

Mon 05/28/2018:

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY
    Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be closed for the entirety of Monday, 05/28/2018, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. The library will re-open on Tuesday, 05/29/2018, for our regular hours of operation, from 1 pm until 9 pm.

Tue 05/29/2018:

  • MASSAGE & MEDITATION
    Enjoy a relaxing and centering night of massage and meditation. Come at 6:00 to indulge in a one to five minute massage offered by therapist Heather Brady-Miller of Essential Massage & Bodywork for $1 per minute. Then, at 6:30 PM we’ll begin a free guided meditation. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or towel if you like. All ages welcome! Massage 6:00 pm/Meditation 6:30 pm
  • ADVANCED ESL/INGLÉS AVANZADO COMO SEGUNDA LENGUA
    Keyport Public Library’s free classes in English as a second language are focused on teaching and practicing conversational English for speakers of all skill levels. Our Tuesday night classes are for intermediate and advanced English speakers. 7:00 pm
    Las clases gratuitas de Biblioteca Pública de Keyport en Inglés como segunda lengua se centran en la enseñanza y la práctica del inglés conversacional para los hablantes de todos los niveles de habilidad. Nuestras clases del martes por la noche son para hablantes de inglés intermedio y avanzado. 7:00 pm
    Presented by Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County
    Presentado por Voluntarios de Alfabetización del Condado de Monmouth

JUNE

Tue 05/01/2018-Sat 06/30/2018

  • LIBRARIES ROCK! THE KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2018 SIGN-UP PERIOD
    The program is open to ALL Keyport children in grades pre-K through 8. 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. Sign up for the program any time from Tuesay May 01, 2018, through Saturday, June 30, 2018. Come in or contact the Library to sign up! Children may pick up their Reading Packets and start reading their books on Monday, July 02, 2018. Reading records must be turned in by the end of the day (5:00 pm) on Monday, August 20th, 2018 to verify completion of the program. The celebratory ice cream party for all children who complete the program will follow on Friday, August 24th! MAKE THE LIBRARY PART OF YOUR SUMMER PLANS!

JULY

Mon 07/02/2018-Mon 08/20/2018

  • LIBRARIES ROCK! THE KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2018
    The program is open to ALL Keyport children in grades pre-K through 8. 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. Sign up for the program any time from Tuesay May 01, 2018, through Saturday, June 30, 2018. Come in or contact the Library to sign up! Children may pick up their Reading Packets and start reading their books on Monday, July 02, 2018. Reading records must be turned in by the end of the day (5:00 pm) on Monday, August 20th, 2018 to verify completion of the program. The celebratory ice cream party for all children who complete the program will follow on Friday, August 24th! MAKE THE LIBRARY PART OF YOUR SUMMER PLANS!

Wed 07/04/2018:

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY
    Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be closed for the entirety of Wednesday, 07/04/2018, in observance of the Independence Day holiday. The library will re-open on Thursday, 07/05/2018, for our regular hours of operation, from 10 am until 5 pm.

AUGUST

Mon 07/02/2018-Mon 08/20/2018

  • LIBRARIES ROCK! THE KEYPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2018
    The program is open to ALL Keyport children in grades pre-K through 8. 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. Sign up for the program any time from Tuesay May 01, 2018, through Saturday, June 30, 2018. Come in or contact the Library to sign up! Children may pick up their Reading Packets and start reading their books on Monday, July 02, 2018. Reading records must be turned in by the end of the day (5:00 pm) on Monday, August 20th, 2018 to verify completion of the program. The celebratory ice cream party for all children who complete the program will follow on Friday, August 24th! MAKE THE LIBRARY PART OF YOUR SUMMER PLANS!

Fri 08/24/2018

  • LIBRARIES ROCK! KEYPORT SUMMER READING ICE CREAM PARTY
    Libraries Rock! And so does ICE CREAM! Celebrate a great summer of reading with an ice cream party for all children who complete the Libraries Rock! Keyport Summer Reading Program 2018! The party starts at 3 pm! Don’t forget, all reading records must be completed and turned in by the end of the day (5:00 pm) on Monday, August 20, 2018 to verify completion of the program and to be eligible for the ice cream party! 3:00 pm

SEPTEMBER

Mon 09/03/2018:

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR LABOR DAY
    Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be closed for the entirety of Monday, 09/03/2018, in observance of the Labor Day holiday. The library will re-open on Tuesday, 09/04/2018, for our regular hours of operation, from 1 pm until 9 pm.

OCTOBER

Mon 10/08/2018:

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR COLUMBUS DAY
    Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be closed for the entirety of Monday, 10/08/2018, in observance of the Columbus Day holiday. The library will re-open on Tuesday, 10/08/2018, for our regular hours of operation, from 1 pm until 9 pm.

NOVEMBER

Tue 11/06/2018:

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR ELECTION DAY
    Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be closed for the entirety of Tuesday, 11/06/2018, to allow all staff and patrons to participate in Election Day. The library will re-open on Wednesday, 11/07/2018, for our regular hours of operation, from 10 am until 9 pm.

Mon 11/12/2018:

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR VETERANS DAY
    Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be closed for the entirety of Monday, 11/12/2018, in observance of the Veterans Day holiday. The library will re-open on Tuesday, 11/13/2018, for our regular hours of operation, from 1 pm until 9 pm.

Thu 11/22/2018-Friday 11/23/2018:

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING
    Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be closed for the entirety of Thursday, 11/22/2018 and Friday 11/23/2018, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The library will re-open on Saturday, 11/24/2018, for our regular hours of operation, from 9 am until 1 pm.

DECEMBER

Mon 12/24/2018-Tuesday 12/25/2018:

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS
    Please be advised that the Keyport Public Library will be closed for the entirety of Monday, 12/24/2018 and 12/25/2018, in observance of the Christmas holiday. The library will re-open on Wednesday, 12/26/2018, for our regular hours of operation, from 10 am until 9 pm.