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Library Press Release May 2016

LIbrary Press Release June 2016


 Let's Talk About Race

The Let’s Talk About Race series continues on Wednesday, May 25 at 7:00 p.m. with presentations and discussion on "Race and Education." Please join us for this dynamic monthly series that explores race and culture in the context of literary works and the social mores of cultural identity and class.  Moderated by local resident Patricia Whyte, this mixed media presentation and guest speakers Jared Rumage and Janet Jones will support the themes of the discussions.  An open and honest dialogue is encouraged. The previous sessions have generated enlightening and informative exchanges, and this one promises the same. Registration is requested. Please contact the Library at 732-842-0690, ext 111 or visit the Reference Desk to register for this free program. This series is supported by a generous contribution from the Friends of the Red Bank Public Library. 


 Artists' Workshop


 When:  First Thursday of the month from 7:00 p.m. to  8:30 p.m.

The Artist's Workshop meets the first Thursday of every month from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. An informal monthly gathering providing space and time for artists to draw or paint and find inspiration and motivation in the company of other artists. Devote time monthly to your art with the guidance of Joe Bergholm, Artist-in- Residence. Acrylics, pastels, watercolor, pencil, charcoal (no oils, please). Suitable for adults and high school students. No registration necessary.



Yoga for Adults

 When: Every Friday from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30

 This FREE Yoga class meets on Fridays from 1:15 - 2:15 p.m. Please bring your own yoga mat. No registration necessary.



Readin' on the River Adult Book Club  


When: Third Wednesday of the month from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  

The Red Bank Public Library monthly adult book discussion group, Readin’ on the River, meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m.  Please contact the library for more information and the current book selection. 


ESL Classes

When: 8-week sessions held on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm. The Summer sessions begin June 16, 2016  and conclude on August 11.

Informal classes are led by Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County for those who want to learn English or improve their English. Classes are free and registration is not required. 

Learn English to help you at work, at home, and in the community. Meet and practice speaking English with others who are also learning English. Have fun learning in a stress-free environment. Suitable for both beginning and intermediate speakers of English.

Child care is not provided.

For more information on ESL and Literacy programs in Monmouth County, contact Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County at 732-571-0209 or visit them at


¿Quiere hablar Inglés? Venga y únase a las clases de conversaciones en Inglés dirigida por los tutores de Literacy Volunteers de Monmouth County este verano a la biblioteca de Red Bank. Las clases son gratuitas y registrarse no es necesario.

Los jueves de 7:00 a 8:30 pm del 16 de junio al 11 de agosto del 2016.

Aprenda Inglés para ayudarle en el trabajo, en el hogar y en la comunidad. Conozca y practique su Inglés con aquellos que también están aprendiendo. Diviértase mientras aprenda en un ambiente libre de estrés.

No se provee cuidado infantil.

Para mas información llamar a Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County al 732-571-0209 o visite la pagine web


Career Online High School 

The Long Branch Public Library is awarding scholarships for Career Online High School to Monmouth County residents. Click here for more information.

High School Diploma Program

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