Kimberly Paone, Library Director
kpaone@lmxac.org

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

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New Jersey News



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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ESL:
Classes for English Conversation
Mondays @ 7PM
- April 3
- April 10
- April 17
- April 24

Do you want to learn to improve your English speaking ability? Come to the Library! Informal small conversation groups for all levels of English ability.

Chair Yoga
Thursday, April 6 @ 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.

Building a Professional Profile with LinkedIn
Saturday, April 8 @ 1:30PM

LinkedIn is a professional-networking service focused on career and employment pursuits.

In this class we will discuss:
  • What LinkedIn is
  • LinkedIn Features
  • How to Build a Professional Portfolio
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.

I Love You! Who Are You?:
Loving and Caring for a Parent with Dementia or Alzheimer's
Tuesday, April 11 @ 1PM

This presentation will provide useful advice and information on Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. It will also discuss how to diagnose and treat these illnesses and give caregivers tips on how to take care of a loved one with Dementia. The program will be presented by Galina Markovich, ANP, RN.

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 Write Time:
A Creative Writing Group
Tuesday, April 17 @ 7PM

The purpose of The Write Time is to spend moments sharing fun ideas in the form of creative writing. We will encourage one another to use gifts /talents to explore this process. The group will enjoy such activities as interactive word plays and storytelling. The group will meet the third Monday of each month.
Everyone is Welcome!


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.

Picking the Right Cell Phone Plan for You
Wednesday, April 19 @ 11AM

When looking into purchasing a cell phone, picking your ideal phone is only half of the challenge. It is equally important to find the right calling plan to match your needs and budget. This discussion-style class will look into many of the factors that should be considered, including international calling, data usage, family sharing, and more!

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.

Junk Journals, Art Journals, Glue Books and more
Thursday, April 20 @ 7PM

In celebration of Earth Day, we’ll learn how to use recycled materials (a.k.a. junk) to create a variety of wonderful art journals, junk journals, and glue books. You’ll have a chance to make a “junk” journal of your own.  Junk journals are great for exploring your creativity, to reduce stress and to recycle or re-purpose some of the stuff we often think of as trash. Please bring an empty cereal box and any photos you may want to use.

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.

After Hours Music: The Desperados
Friday, April 21 @ 7PM

The Desperados is a 4-piece band based at the Jersey Shore. They will perform a tribute to the music of The Eagles as well as songs from similar artists from the “Eagles era” of classic rock ’n roll. Get ready to sing along to the “peaceful easy” sound of your favorite Eagles songs!

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, April 27 @ 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.

TED X Matawan Aberdeen Library
Thursday, April 27 From 6:30 - 8:15PM

The 2017 TED Conference takes place in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Drop by the library to watch the Connection, community session of short talks. Due to the time difference, we’ll be screening a session recorded earlier from the 2017 conference. TED talks have become a global phenomenon for they ability to educate and inspire. Watch one talk or stay for the entire session!

No registration necessary.

Understanding Stress and Anxiety in Children & Teens
Sunday, April 30 @ 1 PM

 Learn unique signs and symptoms of anxiety and stress in children, teens, and young adults. Discover how to reduce stress and anxiety and become educated on what parents can do to help their children and when professional help should be sought. Learn possible treatment options for children with anxiety.  Presented by Dr. Khullar, MD from GoldStar Pediatrics.


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
  • Fridays 3pm
  • Saturdays 1:30pm