month : 02/2016 38 results

Monthly Pet Service at St. George’s

The popular Pet Friendly Service with Holy Eucharist at St. George’s-by-the-River in Rumson, Saturday, March 12th at 5PM. Bring your pets of all shapes and sizes to be blessed individually by the clergy of St. George’s. All leashed or confined pets are invited together with their owners – and even those with no pets. Please join us – everyone is welcome, especially friends and neighbors.  It’s a fun and happy event for animal lovers and pets. http://stgeorgesrumson.org

Monmouth County Historical Association Offers Free Admission

Three of Monmouth County Historical Association’s historic house museums together with the museum at 70 Court St., will be open free of charge in celebration of Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live! on March 12.    In support of Women's History Month, Museum Day Live! encourages all people, and particularly women and girls of color, to explore the Association's Museum, and Covenhoven House in Freehold, Taylor Butler House, and Marlpit Hall in Middletown House free of charge. The ...

Adult Coloring For Stress Management

Thursday, March 10 from 4 to 5 p.m. Join the growing trend of adult coloring! Experience this former childhood activity with fresh eyes as you de-stress, unwind and enjoy the relaxation and health benefits that coloring offers. This class, presented by Jill Garaffa, OTR/L, professional certified life coach at Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Tinton Falls, includes a coloring book and set of pencils. Adult Coloring for Stress Management takes place at the HealthSouth Rehabilitation ...

Monmouth County Park System Plans Seasonal Job Fair

From 12-4 p.m. on Sunday, March 13, the Monmouth County Park System will host a Seasonal Job Fair at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, 2566 Guam Lane, Tinton Falls.   Learn about seasonal (3-9 months) job opportunities in the parks including positions for camp counselors, lifeguards, golf course workers, retail clerks and more.  Prospective employees must be at least 16 years of age and a Monmouth County resident. It is suggested that applicants bring copies of their resumes.  A full ...

Muslim Scholar Bilal Ibrahim to speak at Congregation B’nai Israel in Rumson

As we witness the effects of ethnic violence today, it is heartening to be reminded that true religious collaboration has existed among the three major monotheistic religions. What is the history of this unprecedented cooperation between Jews, Christians and Muslims?  In his talk, Professor Bilal Ibrahim will describe an earlier period in Islamic history when philosophers, scientists and theologians exchanged knowledge and scholarship to advance their understanding of the world. Dr. ...

Freeholders Reduce County budget $18.2 million

The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders will have two budget presentations of the $469.85 million dollar budget they introduced earlier this month. The budget presentations will be at the Board’s next two meetings: 7 p.m. on Feb. 25 at the Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch in Shrewsbury and at 7 p.m. on March 24 at the Monmouth County Library Headquarters on Symmes Drive in Manalapan. “This budget reduces the tax impact on residents and businesses and returns the amount ...

Monmouth Medical Center Presents March Community Health Education Programs

GERMBUSTERS Tuesday, March 1 from 11 a.m. to Noon According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, keeping hands clean is one of the most important steps we can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others. Many diseases and conditions are spread by not washing hands properly. This program, presented by Paula Ross, RN, Monmouth Medical Center, will help determine if you wash your hands effectively and discuss other ways to protect yourself from infections. Germbusters ...

“Recipe for Success” Features Shore’s Best Restaurants

The 3rd annual JOCEF “Recipe for Success” gala will be held on Monday, March 14, 2016 at the Navesink Country Club in Middletown. The Joe Romanowski Culinary Education Foundation was established in the memory of chef Joseph Romanowski who mentored and nurtured many of the Jersey Shore’s finest up-and coming chefs. "I have supported the JOCEF event since day one as a tribute to Joe and his contributions to the Jersey Shore's amazing culinary scene," said Steve Bidgood, co-owner of ...

Tower Hill School Donates Socks To Families In Need

Tower Hill School partnered with representatives of the Missions Team from Tower Hill, First Presbyterian Church in Red Bank to donate 208 pairs of socks for families and individuals in temporary residence at the Pan Am Motel in Eatontown, NJ. “I am so proud to be part of a school that continually looks for outreach opportunities to improve our local community.”  -- Lindsey Larkin, Tower Hill School Board President Throughout the month of January, families donated socks as part of ...

Friends of the Monmouth Museum invite you to a Teddy Bear Tea

Friends of the Monmouth Museum, are holding a Teddy Bear Tea for Children ages 3-8 years old and their favorite furry friend at the Navesink Country Club, 50 Luffburrow Lane, Middletown, NJ. The public is cordially invited on Sunday, April 10th, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM,  to enjoy a splendid afternoon tea party complete with gourmet treats, a lesson on manners, a joyful sing-a-long featuring the sensational, upbeat Miss Sherri, and a jubilant Teddy Bear Tea Parade.   Seats to this ...