Old Bridge Township

Middlesex County, NJ

1 Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ 08857
Phone: 732-721-5600     Fax: 732-607-7900

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10/20/2017 - EXPLORE LIFESTYLE APPS WITH OLD BRIDGE LIBRARY CLASSES

EXPLORE LIFESTYLE APPS WITH OLD BRIDGE LIBRARY CLASSES

 

Old Bridge, NJ – Oct. 19, 2017 – The Old Bridge Public Library will present a series of technology classes in November that focus on how to best use helpful lifestyle apps and websites.  

 On Wed. Nov. 8th at 11am, there will be a session on Travel Websites and Apps. It will examine new ways to start vacation planning through various sites and apps, and will provide tips on how to best use them to plan activities, itineraries and budgets.

 On Fri. Nov. 10th at 11am, the Library will present Record Your Personal History. This session will discuss ways to go beyond the family tree with interviews, oral histories, and more. It will help attendees discover what is needed to record and share family stories and memories.

 On Tues. Nov. 14th at 6pm, there will be a program on the very popular Groupon app/site which will show participants how to discover fun activities at reduced prices in their local neighborhoods. The session will examine available discounts on a range of happenings ranging from kids activities to nightlife. It will show how the site allows users to try out new restaurants, spas, and various merchants, or plan a trip at deep discounts.

 On Wed. Nov. 29th at 11am, there will be a session entitled, Brain Games for Seniors. This program will introduce apps and websites that allow seniors to keep their minds sharp and memory stimulated. It will explore entertaining and challenging high tech and “lo-tech” games, trivia questions, mental exercises, and more.

 The Old Bridge Public Library was recently voted one of the three Best Public Libraries in Middlesex County by the readers of the Home News Tribune. The Library is open seven-days-a-week and is located at 1 Old Bridge Plaza at the corner of Rt. 516 and Cottrell Road in the Municipal Center. More information about these and other Library programs can be found at www.oldbridgelibrary.org or by calling 732-721-5600 x5033. The satellite Laurence Harbor branch is located at 277 Shoreland Circle; phone: 732-566-2227.