Old Bridge, NJ – Nov. 30, 2017 — The Old Bridge Public Library will offer a twice-weekly US Citizenship Preparation course beginning in January. Classes will be held on Monday and Thursday evenings from 6-8pm from January 8 through March 29th, 2018.

In-person registration is required at the Library’s information sessions on Mon. Dec. 18th or Thurs. Jan. 4th from 6-8pm.  These sessions will explore the citizenship process and provide an overview of the course. A representative from Literacy New Jersey will be on hand to answer questions.

The comprehensive 12-week course will cover practice questions from the US Citizenship Test, will instruct attendees on how to complete the N-400 application, and teach key words and phrases used on the test and in the oral interview. For more information, please contact Literacy New Jersey by phone at 732-906-5456 or by email at mbernstein@literacynj.org.

Literacy New Jersey is dedicated to working with adults who require assistance with reading, writing, math and speaking English, with particular focus on those who need help at the most basic levels.  Along with citizenship classes, they also offer GED classes. In addition to providing direct instruction in eight counties (Union, Middlesex, Mercer, Burlington, Gloucester, Sussex, West Hudson and Ocean) Literacy New Jersey also provides technical, managerial, monetary and advocacy support to affiliate organizations throughout the state.

The Old Bridge Public Library has consistently been 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 this 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.