month : 04/2016 40 results

Grand Opening Lisa’s Most Wanted Tacos Cinco De Mayo Celebration

Doors open at 4PM cost of $25 per person and will include empanada, taco and nacho bar (featuring our famous Pork, Chili and Chicken) also churros. Cash bar located on premises Music provided by DJ Duo Radiant. $5 of every ticket will be donated to the GoldStar Mothers who have lost a child in active duty for out country. We will be giving away prizes as well as providing a drop box where you can donate stationary and snacks for our troops. All our welcome please join us for a fun ...

The Two Rivers Relay for Life Celebrates its Tenth Anniversary at RBR All Those Walking to Cure Cancer are Invited to Participate on May 20

On Friday, May 20, the Two Rivers Relay for Life stages its tenth anniversary of the signature American Cancer Society fundraising event at Red Bank Regional High School (RBR). RBR has hosted this Relay since its inception.  Registration for this year’s themed event “Relay Around the World” begins at 5 pm at the RBR Track and Field, located at 101 Ridge Road in Little Silver. Opening ceremonies take place at 7 pm. Everyone engaged in the mission to cure cancer is invited to participate ...

Monmouth County Park System & 4-H present Young Animal Expo

The Monmouth County 4-H Association’s Livestock Club and the Monmouth County Park System invite area residents to a Young Animal Expo from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at Thompson Park, Newman Springs Road, Lincroft. Children are invited to pet the baby animals, play games and make crafts. Activities are free and sponsored by the Monmouth County 4-H Youth Development. In addition to the Young Animal Expo, the Monmouth County Park System and the Monmouth County 4-H Association also ...

NJ Vietnamese American Community Association to Dedicate Vietnamese-American Monument at New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial

The New Jersey Vietnamese American Community Association will dedicate a new Vietnamese-American Monument at the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Foundation site in a ceremony held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 30, 2016, at the Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane, Holmdel, on the grounds of the PNC Bank Arts Center, exit 116 off the Garden State Parkway. The ceremony will honor the American and South Vietnamese servicemen and women who fought alongside one another for freedom in the Vietnam War. An ...

Community Announcement: Middletown Reaches Out May 4th

Reaching Out To Prevent Substance Abuse, an annual session about the consequences of substance abuse will be held on Wednesday, May 4th from 7:00-9:00pm. The evening, hosted by Middletown’s Municipal Alliance for the Prevention of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, features presentations on the health, legal, and personal repercussions of substance abuse.  Middletown’s Mayor Gerry Scharfenberger, Ph.D., and Police Chief R. Craig Weber are among those scheduled to participate in the program.  An ...

Monmouth County Park System to Host Bayshore Fishing Derby

Get hooked on fishing when the Monmouth County Park System hosts its annual Bayshore Fishing Derby at Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth Road, Port Monmouth.  Held from 4-7 p.m. on Saturday, May 21, this derby is open to beginners as well as experienced anglers.  Park System Naturalists will be on hand to teach those just getting started how to rig and cast their poles.  The event will also feature seining demonstrations.   The cost to enter the derby is $8 per person; $4 per ...

Monmouth County Park System’s Summer Program Directory To Be Released April 29

This summer go on Butterfly Walks, play Zombie Laser Tag, and enjoy an Ice Cream Sundae & Boat Tour with the Monmouth County Park System. Other upcoming offerings include an Evening Watercolor Workshop, Summer Solstice Paddle, and Graveyard of Ships Kayak Tour. Check out the Park System’s summer issue of its Program Directory for these and other upcoming arts & crafts, nature, recreation and sports programs.  Available in most county parks on Friday, April 29 the Program ...

Park System To Host 7 Prez SK8 Jam at Newly Renovated Skateplex

Calling all skaters! Head over to the 7 Prez SK8 Jam on Saturday, May 21 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and enjoy amateur competitions, music, and a pro skater demonstration. Hosted by the Monmouth County Park System, this event will be held at the newly renovated Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park Skateplex, Ocean Avenue, Long Branch.  Competitors will have the chance to compete against other skaters on the street course for awards in different age categories. There will also be a Bowl Contest for ...

Houghtaling and Downey Launch Prom Project To Provide Dresses To Local Students At No Cost

Monmouth County’s newest Assembly Members Eric Houghtaling and Joann Downey have launched a program to provide prom dresses to local high school students at no cost. The “Princess Prom Project” will strive to ensure that young ladies who would otherwise not be able to afford a prom dress can have a memorable and magical prom night, regardless of their financial situation.   “Our goal is to help as many girls as possible look and feel their best,” said Assemblywoman Downey (D-Monm...

Middletown Memorial Day Parade Set for May 30th

The Middletown Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 30th.  The parade begins at 10:00am at Bayshore Middle School located at 834 Leonardville Road. The route is as follows: Leonardvile Road to Appleton Avenue to Center Avenue to Brevent Avenue; turn right onto Highland Avenue, then left on Leonard Avenue and right on Viola Avenue. to the Post Home on Route 36.  Parade ends at approximately 11:30am. This annual event is hosted by American Legion Post #338 in cooperation with ...