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Monmouth County Park System Fills September With Fun

From birding walks to the Harvest Home Festival, September is filled with family-friendly activities thanks to the Monmouth County Park System.   Here’s what is planned:   The Casual Birder  Thursday, September 1 at 9 a.m. Crosswicks Creek Park, Upper Freehold - Meet at the Province Line Road trail access. Thursday, September 15 at 9 a.m. Sunnyside Equestrian Center, Lincroft - Meet in the trail parking area. Join a Park System Naturalist for this laid-back morning bird walk. ...

Kiernan Surfing Association Gains Historic Recognition From Park System

On Monday, August 8th, the Monmouth County Park System granted permission to The Kiernan Surfing Association to place an historic memorial plaque at Seven Presidents’ Oceanfront Park in the area formerly known as Kiernan Beach.   This marks the culmination of almost one year of negotiations with the park by members of the association to reach this agreement which recognizes a part of the Oceanfront Park that was the birthplace of organized surfing in New Jersey.   Support for the project ...

The Monmouth County Genealogy Society Meeting “Digging for Roots in the Garden State”

“Digging for Roots in the Garden State” will be the topic at the September 11, 2016 Monmouth County Genealogy Society General Meeting at 1:30 p.m. at the Community Center, 72 Broad Street, Eatontown.  The speaker will be Michelle Chubenko, a professional genealogist whose company, Jersey Roots Genealogy, performs research utilizing statewide sources at the NJ State Archives and other local repositories for Northern and Central Jersey. Michelle will explore with us the top 10 websites ...

The Monmouth County Park System To Host Annual Wind & Sea Festival

he Monmouth County Park System is hosting its annual Wind & Sea Festival on Saturday, September 17 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth.  This event celebrates the Bayshore with coastal activities including stand-up paddling, kayaking, fishing, sailing, beach volleyball, disc golf, kite flying, crabbing, sand castle building, seining, shelling, sand casting and children’s crafts.  Children are sure to love the storyteller while visitors of all ages will enjoy ...

Middletown Ramblers Square Dance Club

A Square Dance Open House will be held at the Thompson Park Activity Barn, Rt. 520, Lincroft, on Friday evening, September 23 from 7:00 – 9:30 pm.     The event is being sponsored by the Monmouth County Park System and the Middletown Ramblers Square Dance Club who invite you to come and see why square dancing is a great way to stay in shape, have fun, and meet lots of friendly people.  Singles and couples are welcome.  Admission is free.  Refreshments will be provided.  No ...