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Twin Lights Lecture Series Opens with History of Sandy Hook Pilots

The year 1694 was a good one…especially if you happened to be a sea captain headed toward New York harbor. For it was in that year that the Sandy Hook Pilots Association was formed. Two-plus centuries ago, this was merely a sound idea. Today, federal law mandates that all ships entering or exiting a U.S. port utilize the services of a licensed harbor pilot. At 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 8, Captain Ned Britton (Ret.) will present Safe Harbor: The Sandy Hook Pilots to kick off the 2014...

The Ashley Lauren Foundation Holiday Brunchraiser

On Sunday, December 7, Eagle Specialty Coffee, 76A Route 35 in Eatontown, will host The Ashley Lauren Foundation Holiday Brunchraiser. There will be two seatings available -- one from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and one from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Some of the restaurants providing specialty brunch items are My Kitchen Witch, Monmouth Beach; Meemom's Kitchen, Wall Township; Mumford's Culinary Center, Tinton Falls; Metropolitan Café, Freehold; Salt Creek Grille, Rumson; Matisse, Belmar; The ...

Programs and Events at the Middletown Township Public Library for Children, Tweens, and Families

The Middletown 350 Celebration continues! November is Time-Travel Month at the Middletown Township Public Library, with programs for kids, tweens, and teens. Come to an American Girl tea party, learn about Weird New Jersey folklore, play games, listen to music from a bygone era, and much more! Visit www.mtpl.org for complete details. The READ20 Reading Rewards program begins November 1. Middletown Township Public Library invites readers and pre-readers ages 0-18 years to take the READ20 ...

The Guild of Creative Art Presents “Abstract Expressions”

Exciting new works by members of the Lyrical Abstract Expressionist Group at the Guild of Creative Art in Shrewsbury will be on display from November 1 through December 3. The Guild of Creative Art’s Lyrical Abstract Expressionism class, founded in the fall of 1997, has been taught since late 2005 by James Kent, who states, "My artist colleagues and I are very thrilled about our show at the Guild. We have been preparing for this for several months and everyone has created exciting new ...

Enter the Deep Cut Gardens Photography Exhibit

Calling all nature photographers! The Monmouth County Park System is looking for entries for its The Residents of Deep Cut Gardens photography exhibit. Professional and amateur photographers 18 years and older are invited to submit images for consideration into the show. The cost to enter is $10 per person; maximum of two entries. Acceptance into the show is not guaranteed.  If selected, only one piece will be exhibited in the show.  All entries must be submitted on CD with completed entry ...