Kimberly Paone, Library Director
kpaone@lmxac.org

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Electronic editions of New Jersey newspapers including the Star Ledger (1996 – current) and the Record (1985 – current). Also includes Special Reports coverage of U.S. and international news, business, lifestyle, entertainment, sports, and science and technology.

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International Music of the Movies with Violinist David Podles
Sunday, February 26 @ 1PM

Showcasing some of the most unforgettable and famous music from both American and International movies spanning the 1930s through the 1990s. Spend some time at the movies with acclaimed international concert violinist, Dr. David Podles, and hear him evoke the emotional and vibrant melodies that touched so many of us. Some of the movies to be included: Romeo and Juliet, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Thomas Crowne Affair, and Titanic.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Ireland: Tea, Food and Folklore
Sunday, March 5 @ 1PM

The Emerald Isle – where folks drink numerous cups of strong black tea throughout the day and night and nibble on scones or tea cakes. Hearty and filling foods are consumed at home or in the pubs that dot the countryside and cities. People are friendly and known for their hospitality.  Ireland is a country where myths and legends live along with leprechauns and fairies. Come learn about this enchanted land!

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Chair Yoga
Thursday, March 9 @ 11AM

Interested in learning yoga, but have difficulty getting down on the floor? Now you too can enjoy all the benefits of yoga without having to get on a mat. You will learn many yoga postures, breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation while seated in a chair. The class will be taught by Danielle Meany, RYT. All levels welcome. No experience or equipment is necessary.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

MS Excel 2013 For Beginners
Saturday, March 11 @ 1:30PM

Learn the basic functions of Microsoft Excel 2013. In this hands-on, beginners class, we will cover the following:
  • Creating an saving documents
  • Previewing and printing documents
  • Editing and proofing your work
  • Making simple graphs and charts


Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

The Irish Balladeer
Sunday, March 12 @ 1PM

Take a trip to the Emerald Isle with Irish song, storytelling, step dancing and music. Richard Stillman, a.k.a. “The Irish Balladeer,” will perform on tenor banjo, guitar, mandolin, bagpipes, pennywhistle, bones and harmonica.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

MS Word 2013 For Beginners
Monday, March 13 @ 7PM

This hands-on, beginners class will cover the basics of Microsoft Word 2013. If you’re looking to do anything from writing a book, to typing a quick letter, to creating your resume, Word is probably your program of choice. This introductory class is a great way to start and will go over everything you need to get writing!

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

The Many Costs of Not Having a Will - Or Having A Will That Can't Be Probated
Monday, March 20 @ 7PM

This talk covers the role of the Surrogate’s Office (when you need us and when you don’t); the most important reasons why you should have a will; the expensive and upsetting problems that can arise when you don’t; the essential elements of a valid will; what to do (and not do) with your will once you have it; and problems with your will that may interfere with probating it. Presented by Monmouth County Surrogate, Rosemarie D. Peters, Esq.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Yoga Basics
Thursday, March 23 @ 11AM

This class is great for the beginner or experienced student as we give variations for all levels. Focusing on movement integrating breath, awareness, and alignment you will build strength, focus, flexibility, and balance for both mind and body. The class will be taught by Tula Yoga instructor, Jennifer Cavalieri. Please bring your own Yoga mat or large towel. Must be at least 18 years-old to participate.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Strength Training For Beginners
Thursday, March 23 @ 7PM

Losing weight is at the top of the list for New Years Resolutions. Strength training is the best way to lose weight and KEEP IT OFF. Strength training actually burns more fat than cardio, improves bone density, and can also greatly improve your quality of life. You will need a mat, a set of light weights, and water (If you do not have weights, you can bring two (2) extra water bottles.) We will warm up, train each major muscle group and cool down and stretch. Presented by Denise Morgan, Certified Yoga Instructor, Certified Personal Trainer, and a Group Exercise Instructor.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Chocolate Seder
Thursday, March 30 @ 7PM

A melt in your mouth experience! Short and sweet, this is a tasteful (and tasty) hands-on program with a chocolate twist. Learn about the Seder, the Passover meal, through the power of chocolate. This event is for chocolate loving adults of all backgrounds.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

FREE One-on-One Computer Sessions
We offer free one-on-one computer sessions with knowledgeable computer techs. Each session will be an hour long and will cover a range of topics, such as: online forms, email, the internet, resumes, and any other general computer questions you might have.

Call the information desk for available dates to sign up for a one hour session.
(732)583-9100
    We offer sessions on the available dates.
  • Wednesdays 11am
  • Thursdays 6pm
  • Saturdays 1:30pm
  • Sundays 2pm