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Reading Buddies at the Middletown Township Public Library

The Middletown Township Public Library is pleased to announce the return of Reading Buddies. Meeting Mondays in April, on the 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th from 4:00 to 4:45 p.m., Reading Buddies teams up teen volunteers with children in grades K-3 to engender a love of books in the younger children and encourage them to practice their developing reading skills. This popular program is a great way for reluctant readers to see how ‘cool’ reading can be and to keep avid readers interested ...

Calling All Centenarians: Monmouth County to Honor Residents Who Are 100 Plus Years Of Age

“It’s never too early to plan your birthday celebration,” said Freeholder John Curley. “So, if you will be 100 years of age – or more – you should make plans to be part of Monmouth County’s Centenarian Celebration at noon on Wednesday, May 7 at Regency Park Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3325 Highway 35.” Curley recently announced plans for a birthday party for centenarians that the County’s Office on Aging is putting together with Regency Park Nursing and Rehabil...

Friends of the Atlantic Highlands Library “Monday Mix” Tours the Strauss Mansion

Have you heard of the Strauss Mansion in Atlantic Highlands, but you’ve never been there? Have you seen it, but never went inside and always wanted to? Have you heard it’s haunted and wanted to see for yourself? Well, here’s your chance to explore and learn about this beautiful house, which is the only Queen Anne style home open to the public in Monmouth County, with Monday Mix on May 5. The Strauss Mansion is a 21-room house built in 1893 by Adolph Strauss, a wealthy New Yorker, ...

“Memories of a Combat Medic in Vietnam”: NJVVMF Presentation April 12

New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation to Host "Memories of a Combat Medic in Vietnam”: An Afternoon with New Jersey Author Jack “Doc” Manick Saturday, April 12, 2014, 1:00-2:30 p.m. Vietnam Era Museum & Educational Center, 1 Memorial Lane, Holmdel, NJ On Saturday, April 12 from 1:00-2:30 p.m., the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans' Memorial Foundation (NJVVMF) will host “Memories of a Combat Medic in Vietnam,” an afternoon with Vietnam Veteran and author, ...