Longport Public Library

LONGPORT – What do bread baking and genealogy have in common? Well, information about both topics can be obtained through the Longport Public Library this month.

Among the many programs offered by the library this month is the virtual program, “Introduction to Bread Making,” offered by Longport residents Barb Law and Tom Subranni. They will present the best recipes and foolproof bread making techniques at a special Zoom presentation being held 7 p.m. Monday, March 1. Registration is required and patrons will receive a bread recipe in advance.

Another new virtual program being offered 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 8 will give the beginner some insight into doing their own genealogy. Catherine “Casey” Zahn, a retired teacher and former trustee of the Genealogical Society of New Jersey will help you on your quest to discover the secrets of prior generations and grow your own family tree. Registration is required. Call 609-487-7403.

The library is also continuing its monthly virtual series on food. At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, it’s veggies. Explore the many ways to prepare vegetables and enjoy the bounty autumn provides, with a focus on Jersey Fresh. Registration is required. Call 609-487-7403.

The next virtual installment from the Museum of the American Revolution is 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 16. “When Women Lost the Vote: A Revolutionary War Story 1776-1807,” will share the little known history of the nation’s first women voters and share artifacts that tell their stories. Register for this virtual presentation by calling the library at 609-487-7403.


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Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

Award winning journalist covering news, events and people of Atlantic County for more than 20 years.