Kimberly Paone, Library Director

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165 Main St. Matawan, NJ 07747

Adult Department

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Gale Health and Wellness Resource Center

Health And Wellness Resource Center With Alternative Health Module provides accurate, authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative and complementary medical practices. There are more than 1,000 medical journals, periodicals, and articles from more than 2,200 general-interest publications, medical newspapers, newsletters and news feeds. New periodical and newspaper articles are added daily.

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Thursday, February 18 @ 12pm

The 2016 TED Conference will take place in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Stop by the library to watch a livestream of TED talks from inspiring speakers on various topics. TED talks have become a global phenomenon for their ability to educate and inspire. TED talks are no longer 15 minutes per speaker, so watch or stay as long as you would like.

MS Word 2013 for Beginners
Thursday, February 18 @ 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!

Color Your Cares Away
Sunday, February 21 @ 1 PM

We are bringing the trend of adult coloring books to the community with a drop-in coloring class. We’ll supply the coloring sheets, colored pencils, and markers. We’ll also provide hot beverages to keep you warm on a cold winter’s day. We know kids love to color; however, this class is for ages 18 and up only. The goal of the class is to relax and boost creativity!

Yoga Basics
Thursday, February 25 @ 11 AM

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 14 years-old to participate.

MS Publisher 2013 for Beginners
Saturday, February 27 @ 1:30 PM

We'll teach you the nuts and bolts of Microsoft Publisher 2013 in this hands-on, beginners class. This Microsoft program allows you to create a variety of publications including flyers, newsletters, business cards, greeting cards, etc. Publisher offers a large selection of “building blocks” that can be dragged into your documents, helping you to create page elements such as calendars, newsletter sidebars, and borders.

Guardianships, Conservatorships, Powers of Attorney and Living Wills: When Someone Can No Longer Handle Their Affairs
Monday, February 29 @ 7 PM

Join the Monmouth County Surrogate, Rosemarie D. Peters, for a class essential to adults of all ages! Each of these protective arrangements transfers authority to make personal, financial, or medical decisions for someone who can no longer do it for themselves. What are the differences and which should be set up now?

FREE One-on-One 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.
  • Tuesdays 3pm
  • Wednesdays 11am
  • Thursdays 6pm
  • Saturdays 1:30pm