Freehold Public Library
28 1/2 East Main ST.
Freehold NJ 07728
The Freehold Carnegie Library was built through a grant from industrialist Andrew Carnegie, and opened in 1904. The $10,000 grant stipulated that the Borough provide a site for the library, and it would provide at least $1,000 per year in support to the library.
Today, the Library serves residents with a collection of approximately 26,000 volumes.
The library offers a variety of programs for children, teens and adults. Reference service is available to research various topics; For children, there are storyhours and craft projects. Help with Homework is available for students through 7th grade. Computer instruction and training is available at the library, as well as public-access computers and printers. The Teen Library Committee is open to all 6th – 12th grade students.
The library is open from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Evening hours from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. are available on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursdays.
The library is open on Saturdays during the summer from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., except for
August 17 & 31st.
Please visit the library at http://freeholdpubliclibrary.org/ or call them at 732 462-5135.