All branches of the Ocean County Library will be closed Sunday, May 27 and Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. All branches will reopen Tuesday, May 29, with the exception of the Manchester Branch.

The Manchester Branch will be closed for renovations May 29th and will reopen June 11th.

Author Of “Strange Beauty” To Visit Lakewood Library

October 04, 2017

LAKEWOOD – Eliza Factor will discuss her book, “Strange Beauty: A Portrait of My Son”, at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 15 at the Lakewood Branch of the Ocean County Library, 301 Lexington Ave.

Factor’s memoir features love, grief, ideas about communication, and a “highly detailed account of the roller coaster ride of caring for a disabled, autistic child”.

The discussion will be followed by a book signing.

This event is free. Registration is required. To register, call 732-363-1435 or visit

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