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Middletown Public Library Children’s Events for October 2016

*Registration is needed for all events unless noted otherwise. Register for events at http://www.mtpl.org or by phone at 732-671-3700 ext. 340.   Book to Movie Book Club: The Great Gilly Hopkins (October 03 at 3:00PM) In anticipation of the movie for “The Great Gilly Hopkins” by Katherine Paterson, we’ll be discussing the book best suited for tweens, grades 4-6. Copies are available in the children’s department. Please register at www.mtpl.org. Movie comes out on October ...

Holmdel Names First Supervisor of Technology, Engineering and Media Centers

As a result of a comprehensive assessment of the district’s approach to STEM Education (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) over the past two years, Dr. Robert McGarry recently announced that long-time Holmdel teacher and Technology Coach, Caren MacConnell will assume a new role this year as the district’s first Supervisor of Technology, Engineering and Media Centers. “I am really honored to have the opportunity to work with our teachers and students in the critical areas of ...

County Clerk Announces Archives Day 2016

Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is pleased to announce that Fred Carl of Ocean Grove is the winner of the M. Claire French Award for 2016. The award will be presented at Monmouth County Archives and History Day on Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Monmouth County Library Headquarters. “Fred Carl embodies all aspects of the M. Claire French Award through his dedication to preserving Camp Evans and the development of the InfoAge Museum,” said Hanlon. “It is my honor to present the ...

Parker Homestead-1665 to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The Parker Homestead, one of the oldest homes in America, will hold a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the restoration of the Homestead’s three barns, Sunday, October 16 at 12:30. Complimentary light refreshments will be available after the ceremony attended by board members State, County and local officials. Tours of the barns and the Homestead will be available from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend and it is free to all, but donations to the Homestead are ...

3rd Annual Pound the Pavement for Pancreatic Cancer Walk/Run

The third  annual Pound the Pavement for Purple 5K Run/ 2 Mile Walk, presented by the Neptune Township Committee and the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, will take place on Saturday, October 8 at 10 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park located at 703 Corlies Avenue in Neptune. Pancreatic cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related death in the U.S, according to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.  The American Cancer Society estimates that 53,070 people will be diagnosed ...

Candidates Night hosted by the LVGA October 18th at Lincroft School

The Lincroft Village Green Association (LVGA) is hosting a Candidates Night on Tuesday October 18th, 7:30pm-9:00pm, at Lincroft School. The candidates for Middletown Township Committee, the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders,   will answer questions presented by the League of Women Voters and compiled by members of the community. The public is welcome to attend. Questions can also be submitted prior to the event date through an online form at www.lincroft.org.  Forms will also be ...

Adorable Adoptables Monmouth County SPCA (Princess & Kira)

Hi there, future forever family! My name is Princess. If you’re looking for an absolute sweetheart of a kitty cat, your search is over!!! I’m the one you want to adopt!!!! You really can’t ask for a sweeter cat than me. I am about 6 years young. I am very gentle and loving. I love to be petted and I never cause a fuss. I’m always in a good mood and I am very easy to please. Really, all it takes to make me happy is to be petted. I love being petted, especially on my tushie! The ...

Monmouth County Park System To Host Great Pumpkin Barn Dance

Bring the family and come ready to have fun!  The Monmouth County Park System is hosting its Great Pumpkin Barn Dance on Saturday, October 22.  Held from 3-5 p.m., the dance will take place in the Thompson Park Activity Barn, Newman Springs Road, Lincroft.  The fun starts with pumpkin carving and ends on the dance floor.  The program is open to all ages, under 18 with adult. The cost is $25 per family (2-4 people per family); $7 each additional person and includes one large pumpkin. ...

5th Annual Run To Hear 5k Race/Walk

Well another year has passed and we are gearing up for the 5th annual Run To Hear 5k race/walk!  This year you can come out and enjoy the fall colors of Thompson Park, which will be a change from the hot June weather in the past.   We are the only 5k that has a grand prize based on a random drawing of a $1,000 College Scholarship!  If you are a High School or College Student come on out and get your name in the drawing. If you cannot make it to the 5k let someone else run or walk ...

Natalie Grace’s Wish Event

Middletown's own Natalie Grace Gorsegner kicked cancer's butt to the curb!  Now, her wish is to raise as much money as possible to help doctors and researchers discover less harmful treatments for the thousands of kids currently battling cancer along with the kids who have yet to be diagnosed.​  http://www.infiniteloveforkidsfightingcancer.org/natalie-graces-wish-event.html