month : 04/2014 58 results

Lt. Dennis W. Zilinski II Memorial Fund Second Annual K9 Sgt. Denny Dog Walk

WHAT:  K9 Sgt. Denny Dog Walk to support military working dogs and service dogs for wounded warriors. Demonstrations by military working dogs and police department K9’s. Special awards for most patriotic costume, biggest, smallest, farthest traveled, most unique. Please bring an item or two for our military working dogs and our two-legged warriors! Pre-event registration is $25 per dog; day-of-event registration is $30 per dog. WHEN:  Saturday, May 10 (rain or shine). Registration - ...

Saint James Second Graders Support Ronald McDonald House

Saint James School second graders chose to support the Ronald McDonald House of Long Branch as part of their Community Service Project. The children made posters, asking for donations for the charity that they championed. The children were able to fill three large bags and made three beautiful baskets. Some of the items collected were paper goods, toiletries, snacks, breakfast cereals, and arts and crafts supplies. While also providing these donations, Saint James School had a school-wide ...

Garden Club of Fair Haven

Join the Garden Club of Fair Haven for this month’s exciting afternoon of a horticulture program from members’ gardens.  On show and judged will be bulbs, corns and tubers, perennials (flowering and foliage), flowering shrubs, and trees.  Members will also break out their creative and quirky headpieces that will be judged by a committee. Join the club on May 7 at 12 noon at the Fair Haven Community Center, 29 Fisk Street, Fair Haven. A delicious lunch made by the members will be served ...

Author and Middle East Expert to Speak about Security Challenges Impacting Israel’s Future

On Sunday, May 4 at 11:30 a.m. at Congregation B’nai Israel (CBI) in Rumson, Dr. Avi Perry, a popular talk show host, Middle East expert, and former professor at Northwestern University, will speak about security issues, both external and internal, that affect Israel’s viability and strategic direction in the Middle East.  Open to the public, the lecture is being co-sponsored by CBI, Monmouth Reform Temple, and the Red Bank Chapter of Hadassah. Dr. Perry is a veteran analyst of the ...

Middletown 350 Events

Middletown 350, a town-wide, year-long celebration of the township’s founding in 1664, continues this spring. Below are upcoming events with an historic twist. Visit www.middletownnj.org/middletown350 for more information. Anniversary Gala Tickets on Sale Celebrate the 350th anniversary of Middletown’s founding in 1664 in style at the Middletown 350 Anniversary Gala on Friday, June 20 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at the Middletown Arts Center, 36 Church Street. This fun, formal evening ...

May Support Groups at Monmouth Medical Center

US TOO: PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP - Thursday, May 1 from 7 to 9 p.m. This free support group provides mutual support, information and education for men with prostate cancer and their partners or loved ones. The group is held at Monmouth Medical Center, located at 300 Second Avenue in Long Branch. To register, call 732-923-7582. Free. GENERAL BEREAVEMENT DROP-IN SUPPORT GROUP - Thursdays, May 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 from 3 to 4 p.m. This free, ongoing weekly general bereavement group is ...

Monmouth Medical Center’s May Community Health Education Programs

SECRETS FOR SUCCESSFUL AGING - Thursday, May 1 from 11 to11:45 a.m. Join Shira Goldberg, MD, Geriatrics, Monmouth Medical Center, for an informative presentation discussing the key strategies to help maintain independence and grow old gracefully. This program, for ages 60 and older, will take place at the Howell Senior Center in Howell, located at 251 Preventorium Road.  Registration is required by calling 732-938-4500, ext. 2554.  Free. STROKE AWARENESS DAY AT MONMOUTH MEDICAL CENTER - ...

11th Annual “A Spring Ring” Handbell Concert at Colts Neck Reformed Church

This year marks the 11th Annual Handbell Concert at Colts Neck Reformed Church! Come on Sunday evening, May 4th at 7:00 p.m. to hear the five handbell choirs – Echo Ringers, Joyful Ringers, Morning Bells, Celebration Ringers, and Exultation Ringers – in concert. The 65+ ringers will delight you with a variety of handbell selections in different musical styles; there is something for everyone. Invite your family, friends, and neighbors! You won’t want to miss this wonderful evening ...

Childbirth and Parenting Programs at Monmouth Medical Center

BABY CARE BASICS - Thursdays, May 1 & 8 from 7 to 9:00 p.m. This two-session program focuses on the care of the new baby including bathing, dressing, feeding and infant growth. Learn everything you need to know about infant care including development, safety and decisions about returning to work and other adjustments to life with baby for the new parents. The course will be held at Monmouth Medical Center located at 300 Second Avenue in Long Branch. To register, call 732-923-6990. ...

May programs for Kids at Middletown Township Public Library

Pre-registration is required for all programs unless stated otherwise. Visit www.mtpl.org or call 732-671-3700x340 for more details and a complete list of programming. Diorama Contest Based on Your Favorite Book – April 14-May 14: Create a Marshmallow Peeps scene! Two categories: grades 4-7, grades 8-12. Peeps are available at the Children’s Desk or use your own. Bring your plastic wrapped box display to the Children’s Desk. Independent juried judging May 19-31st. Limited to 20 ...