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THE WOMAN’S CLUB OF MIDDLETOWN

THE WOMAN'S CLUB OF MIDDLETOWN The month of October marks the beginning of the 2013-2014 club year for the daytime and evening members of the Woman's Club of Middletown. Daytime members will meet on Thursday, October 3 at 12:00 p.m. and evening members will meet on Wednesday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m. Both groups meet in the Educational Building of The Middletown Reformed Church, 121 Kings Highway, Middletown. In keeping with October being designated as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, ...

MEET THE BOARD OF EDUCATION CANDIDATES By Joanne Colella

MEET THE BOARD OF EDUCATION CANDIDATES By Joanne Colella On Tuesday, November 5, township voters will go to the polls to cast their ballots not only for various political offices, but also for positions on the Holmdel Board of Education. There are three seats available on the nine-member board, each for a three-year term. This year, there are three incumbents running, who until recently were being challenged by Peter Reddy, who made an unsuccessful bid for the board last November. Just ...

PARK SYSTEM WELCOMES FALL WITH A VARIETY OF OCTOBER ACTIVITIES

PARK SYSTEM WELCOMES FALL WITH A VARIETY OF OCTOBER ACTIVITIES Ready to celebrate fall? The Monmouth County Park System has plenty to offer the entire family to enjoy. Here’s just some of what the park system has to offer you and your family this month: Re-Spook, Re-Wear, Re-Scare Costume SwapSunday, October 13 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.Thompson Park Visitor Center, LincroftDrop off your gently used kid, adult, and pet costumes between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., October 7-11, or from 10:00 ...

EVENING OF TASTINGS TO BENEFIT SPUR SCHOLARSHIP FUND

EVENING OF TASTINGS TO BENEFIT SPUR SCHOLARSHIP FUND A special evening of fine wine and craft beer tasting, paired with a selection of complementary cheeses, will benefit the scholarship program of Special People United to Ride (SPUR), the equestrian program for disabled people of all ages. The event will take place on Saturday, October 5 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Thompson Park Visitor Center, 805 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft. Tickets are $60 per person. In addition to the tastings, there ...

SENIORS OF LITTLE SILVER OCTOBER MEETING

SENIORS OF LITTLE SILVER OCTOBER MEETING On Tuesday, October 22 at 1:00 p.m., the Seniors of Little Silver will hold their meeting at the Woman's Club, Church Street, Little Silver. Please come and bring your friends; all seniors from Monmouth County are welcome. Everyone will enjoy refreshments provided by members while being entertained by Ian Gallagher, who will sing a mix of show tunes. On November 19, there will be a Chinese Auction. If you have any questions, please call membership ...

OPERATION HUEY RESTORATION TAKES FLIGHT AT NEW JERSEY VIETNAM VETERANS’ MEMORIAL FOUNDATION’S VIETNAM ERA MUSEUM & EDUCATIONAL CENTER

OPERATION HUEY RESTORATION TAKES FLIGHT AT NEW JERSEY VIETNAM VETERANS’ MEMORIAL FOUNDATION’S VIETNAM ERA MUSEUM & EDUCATIONAL CENTER Veteran volunteers log 1,200 hours and counting to restore Huey helicopter that served two tours in Vietnam War In January 2013, the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation (NJVVMF) took possession of a 1964 Bell UH-1D Iroquois helicopter, also known as the “Huey.” After spending more than two decades deteriorating outside at Fort Dix, ...

COLTS NECK GIRLS’ SOCCER TEAM STARTS SEASON WITH OVERTIME VICTORY By Les Pierce

COLTS NECK GIRLS’ SOCCER TEAM STARTS SEASON WITH OVERTIME VICTORY By Les Pierce   The season opener for the Colts Neck girls’ soccer team could only be described as a thriller. The Cougars battled A Division rival Howell into double overtime of scoreless play. Then, in the 95th minute, junior Erika Keselman headed a corner kick from Bridgette King high into the net for the game-winning goal. Colts Neck had found the going tough as they faced a strong and physical Rebel defense ...

EMBROIDERERS’ GUILD MEETINGS

EMBROIDERERS’ GUILD MEETINGS   The Embroiderers’ Guild of America-Monmouth Chapter announces its meetings for October. All stitchers, from novice to experienced, are welcome to sit and stitch with fellow needlework enthusiasts. An evening meeting will be held on Monday, October 7 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Colts Neck Library, 1 Winthrop Drive, Colts Neck. Some members will learn to stitch a ladder necklace with Dazzle thread. A daytime meeting will be held on Thursday, ...