Island Heights Library
The Island Heights Library, located at the corner of Summit and Central Avenues, has a long history of service to the community. It came into formal existence around 1907 as the Island Heights Improvement Society, and later changed to the community center and library. The Island Heights Library joined the Ocean County Library system in January 1978. Services including loaning cassettes, art prints & magazines and the use of a photocopy machine.
Backstory and Context
The library then became a municipal holding, with expense and maintenance of its function absorbed in the town budget and Mrs. Lillian Montgomery was hired as librarian.