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  • PJ Library Event for Young Children in Rumson

    On January 8, 2017, from 10:00 – 11:30 AM, Congregation B’nai Israel will host a PJ Library event for children in Pre-K through Grade 2 and their parents, in which participants will create a personal story book, view Jewish children’s videos, explore Jewish songs and enjoy refreshments, all at no cost.  The program will include an adult discussion on building a Jewish home library.  Guests will also have the opportunity to register for the monthly Jewish book or music CD that PJ ...
  • “Peek Under The Petticoat” Event at MCHA Museum

    On Wednesday, January 11, Bernadette Rogoff, Consulting Curator, will be dressing a mannequin included our exhibition Hartshorne: Eight Generations and Their Highlands Estate Called Portland located at the Museum on 70 Court St. The garments to be exhibited are from the wardrobe of Julia Norton Hartshorne (1838-1869), who died tragically in 1869 at the age of thirty. They are of the highest fashion of the late 1860s, were made in part in Paris, and were lightly if ever worn. The family has ...
  • Mary’s Martha Mary Guild’s January Guest Speaker

    On January 11, Ms. Stephanie Laurino, MLIS, librarian/branch manager of the Colts Neck Library, will present a program on the Monmouth County Library System. Many of us consider libraries as places to look up information for school projects or to borrow books. There is so much more these days!  Ms. Laurino will focus on ways to make use of the library and its services with technology in this new age of connection. She will demonstrate how to access the library website and the many programs and ...
  • Colts Neck Library January Programs

    For Adults Afternoon at the Movies: “Deepwater Horizon” (2016) (PG-13) Wednesday, January 18 at 2:00 p.m. For the 126 people aboard the Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig, April 20, 2010, began like any normal day. Before day's end, the world would bear witness to one of the greatest man-made disasters in U.S. history. It reveals the brave acts of the men and women who rose to the challenge and risked everything to lead others to safety. Starring Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, and ...
  • Middletown Public Library January 2017 Events

    January 8 Monmouth County Genealogy Society Meeting: “Using Google for Genealogy Research” – 1:30 p.m. at the Community Center, 72 Broad Street, Eatontown. Family historians looking for a new approach to their genealogy research will learn how Google can help as Casey Zahn, author, researcher, and teacher, presents “Driving Miss Google.” Ms. Zahn says “Driving Miss Google” will show researchers how to implement and use Google Drive to put a new spin on genealogy research, from ...
  • Middletown 2017 Organization Day

    The Township Committee will hold Middletown’s annual Organization Day meeting at 11:00 am on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at Town Hall, 1 Kings Highway. On the agenda will be the swearing in of the 2017 Mayor and Deputy Mayor. Under the township’s form of government, the Township Committee designates two members to serve as mayor and deputy mayor for a one-year term. In addition, Committeeman Gerard P. Scharfenberger, Ph.D. will accept the oath of office to serve his fifth consecutive term. ...
  • Building Healthy Relationships: Adding to Your Relational Toolbox

    A Couple’s Afternoon Workshop set for February 4, the Month of Love and Kindness   Join Lincroft Presbyterian Church (www.lincroftpc.org) Reverend Diane R. Ford and guest Reverend Cynthia Cochran-Carney, Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains for an afternoon couples workshop, “Building Healthy Relationships:  Adding to Your Relational Toolbox,” on Saturday February 4, 2017 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Lincroft Presbyterian Church 270 Everett Road, Lincroft, NJ.   “We ...
  • Family Day At Monmouth County Historical Association

    Monmouth County Historical Association’s museum at 70 Court Street will hold a special Family Day on Monday, December 26, 2016 from 10am to 4pm. Spend time with your family with museum activities and learn about our shared history. In the morning, visit our Battle of Monmouth exhibition, That Memorable Sabbath-day: The Battle of Monmouth in Drawings, Paintings & Prints, and join in activities such as a scavenger hunt, drawing your pictures of the infamous battle, finding Molly Pitcher ...
  • Winter Fun In The Parks

    Winter fun heats up when the temperature drops and snow flies in the Monmouth County Park System. Whether you’re looking to fly down the sledding hill, strap on your cross-country skis, or lace up your ice skates, the Park System is the place to be. Open when there are two or more inches of snow, hours for the sledding hill in Holmdel Park, Holmdel, are 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 8 a.m.-9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Groomed trails are open to cross-country skiers at ...
  • Jersey Shore Christmas Miniature Village Welcomes Visitors

    Many people are familiar with the concept of open house celebrations among family and friends, particularly during the festive holiday season. One local family has taken the concept one step further, hosting a holiday event in their home that is fun for all ages, and all are invited to attend. Red Bank resident Jimmy Glynn explained, “Each year since they were toddlers, my sons, James, 17 years old, and Matthew, 14 years old, create a Christmas miniature village. This village is comprised ...