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  • Family Day at Monmouth County Historical Association

    Monmouth County Historical Association’s museum at 70 Court Street will hold a special Family Day on Friday, November 25, 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 ...
  • Child’s view of the Pearl Harbor attack

    A special presentations from the Salt Lake-Moanalua Public Library of Honolulu, Hawaii will be featured at the Eastern Branch of the Monmouth County Library on Thursday, Dec. 1 at 5 p.m. at the Route 35 facility. Dorinda Makanonalani Nicholson, who was six years old and a resident of Pearl City Peninsula on Dec. 7, 1941, will speak via Skype from Hawaii to recount her experience and memories of the day which is forever known as the “date that will live in infamy.” Mrs. Nicholson lived ...
  • Park Service featured at Library

    Representatives of both the National Park Service and the Army Ground Forces Association will join with photographer Daniel Berg Saturday Dec. 17 at a reception from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, Route 35, to pay tribute to the Centennial Year of the National Park Service. Berg’s work will be featured throughout December in an exhibition of various scenes and sights at Sandy Hook, the National Park Service’s Recreation Area which includes Fort Hancock, the ...
  • The Power of Craft for Health and Healing

    Producer, director and writer Callie Lasch will present a program highlighting an appreciation of handmade craft as a transformative tool for learning and healing at the Eastern Branch of the Monmouth County Library on Friday, Dec. 9 at 11 a.m. Lasch has been addressing and  exhibiting handmade craft and use of hands as a means of learning and healing for more than 20 years, and will bring ideas to the table on how using hands in creative work reduces anxiety and depression, particularly ...
  • Police & Millennials Interaction Seminar

    The Millennials Ministry of Pilgrim Baptist Church (Red Bank) is hosting a ​ Police & Millennials Interaction Seminar on Saturday December 3 @ 7pm.  The seminar will be held in the Fellowship Hall of PBC.  Law Enforcement personnel and Millennials (ages: 18-34) will come together and discuss how to better understand police procedures and civic responsibility as it relates to local & national events. For further details, see the attached flyer.  ALL ARE Welcome.
  • Park System Adds Second Bus to Inflation Eve Trip

    The Monmouth County Park System has added a second bus to its Inflation Eve Trip on Wednesday, November 23.  Travel to New York City and preview the big balloons as they are inflated by Macy’s employees and volunteers in preparation for the Thanksgiving Day parade. Trip is rain or shine.  The bus leaves from Thompson Park, 805 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, at 2 p.m. and will return at approximately 10 p.m.  This trip is open to all ages; under 18 with adult. The cost is $35 per person ...
  • Red Bank For The Holidays

    By Gena Ansell-Lande The holiday season is fast approaching! Pretty soon the streets will be lit up, the ground covered in snow, and the town of Red Bank will resemble a winter wonderland. Before it gets too cold to venture out, be sure and take advantage of all the town has to offer this month. Holiday Express Concert & Town Lighting  November 25 – festivities at Red Bank Train Station begin at 5:30 p.m. The 24th Annual Holiday Express Concert, Town Lighting, and Santa ...
  • 36th Candlelight Concert at All Saints’ Memorial Church

    The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO) Chamber Players return for the 36th annual Candlelight Concert at All Saints’ (“The Stone Church”), 202 Navesink Avenue, Navesink, N.J. on November 20th, at 4 p.m. The Players will perform a quartet from Felix Mendelssohn and from Johannes Brahms. A gala reception will follow in the church parish house. Ticket price $35 pp; for more information by email at sdraks@comcast.net or by phone at 732-872-0158.
  • The Monmouth County Park System Fills December With Family-Friendly Activities

    ‘Tis the season to be jolly!  The Monmouth County Park System is making that easy this December by offering fun, family-friendly, drop-in programs including The Casual Birder, Visit with Santa, and Beach Craft Surprise.  The schedule is as follows:   The Casual Birder  Thursday, December 1 at 9 a.m. Manasquan Reservoir, Howell – Meet at the  Environmental Center. Thursday, December 15 at 9 a.m. Dorbrook Recreation Area, Colts Neck Join a Park System Naturalist for this ...
  • Holiday Events At Christ Church

    By Lori Draz Historic Christ Church in Shrewsbury invites all to the Annual Colonial Bazaar to be held on Saturday, November 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This always popular event just got even more exciting, with some new attractions. Visitors will be greeted by a town crier and mingle with characters dressed in colonial clothing. There will be Bake Shoppe treats for the first 70 shoppers and an hourly doll raffle. The colonial theme shopping bazaar includes high value auction baskets ...