Kimberly Paone, Library Director

About Us | Contact Us | (732) 583-9100
165 Main St. Matawan, NJ 07747

Adult Department

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Freegal® Music is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN number. Freegal offers download or streaming access to more than 8 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 80 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Access to Freegal is limited to patrons of Matawan Aberdeen Public Library.

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Matawan Aberdeen Public Library Fiction Writers' Group
4th Thursday of every month @ 7pm

Come join our fun, informal group of new and experienced writers. Each session writers read and discuss what they are working on, and the group offers notes and feedback. It is a very relaxed, and supportive environment. The group meets the 4th Thursday of every month at 7pm.

BethAnne Clayton Band
Friday, June 5th @ 7pm

Get ready for a night of classic to contemporary country music with The BethAnne Clayton Band! BethAnne and her band will entertain you with some of the old standard favorites, from Patsy Cline and Johnny Cash to hits by great new artists such as Carrie Underwood and Toby Keith.  BethAnne also mixes in some of her Nashville recorded originals that will be sure to put love in your heart and a smile on your face.  This energetic band has been long entertaining the area and ensures a good time will be had by all!

What to Look for When Buying a Computer
Satruday, June 13th @ 1:30pm

Not sure where to start? Confused by all these numbers and letters? This class will help you understand what you are looking at and what to look for when buying a laptop, desktop, or any other computer. We will go over the important components to have in your computer to make sure you are happy with your purchase.

MS Word Workshop
Monday. June 15th @ 7pm

MS Word 2010 is great for creating your basic word documents. But did you know that there are many free templates available in MS Word that enable you to do much more? Come to our class and learn how to make brochures, flyers, resumes, business cards and other useful documents using these free templates. All the great tools of MS Word can be used in creating your own customized documents.

Manhattan Bridges
Monday, June 22nd @ 7pm

Today, 20 bridges link the island to the boroughs of Brooklyn, Queens, and The Bronx, and to New Jersey. Kevin Woyce will tell the stories of how and why the most famous bridges were built, including the High Bridge of the Croton Aqueduct, the Brooklyn, Manhattan, Williamsburg, Queensboro, and Triborough Bridges, and the George Washington Bridge. The program is illustrated with original photographs and historic images of Manhattan’s iconic bridges—past and present—and of the city they helped to shape.

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.
  • Mondays 6:30PM
  • Wednesdays 2PM
  • Thursdays 7PM
  • Saturdays 1:30PM