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SWAP PLANTS AT DEEP CUT GARDENS’ FREE PLANT SWAP

SWAP PLANTS AT DEEP CUT GARDENS’ FREE PLANT SWAP MIDDLETOWN — Are you done with your daisies? Feeling lazy about your lilies? Trade them in for something new! Join us for the Monmouth County Park System’s Great Fall Perennial Plant Swap at Deep Cut Gardens, Red Hill Road, Middletown. From 10am-2pm on Saturday, September 28, gardeners can bring their surplus perennials and houseplants (sorry, no annuals) in one-quart, one-gallon, or two-gallon containers and take home the same size and ...

DEEP CUT GARDENS PRESENTS BONSAI DAY

DEEP CUT GARDENS PRESENTS BONSAI DAY   MIDDLETOWN —On Sunday, September 15 from 12-4pm, Deep Cut Gardens and the Deep Cut Bonsai Society will present Bonsai Day. Experience this intricate and ancient art through demonstrations and displays, with experts on hand to answer your questions. Held annually on the lawn of the Horticultural Center at Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown, Bonsai Day lets visitors get a glimpse as Bonsai Society members work on their trees. The following demonstrati...

COUNTY’S NEW FORT MONMOUTH REC CENTER OPENS FOR PUBLIC THIS FALL By Laura Kolnoski

COUNTY’S NEW FORT MONMOUTH REC CENTER OPENS FOR PUBLIC THIS FALL By Laura Kolnoski She zeroed in on it immediately and fought tenaciously for over eight years to make her vision a reality for Monmouth County residents. On August 10, standing front and center, scissors in hand, Monmouth County Freeholder Lillian Burry grinned widely as she cut the ribbon to officially open the new Monmouth County Park System’s Fort Monmouth Recreation Center. Many that day, including Karen Livingstone, ...

BECOME A VOLUNTEER DOCENT WITH THE MONMOUTH COUNTY PARK SYSTEM

BECOME A VOLUNTEER DOCENT WITH THE MONMOUTH COUNTY PARK SYSTEM LINCROFT — The Monmouth County Park System is looking for volunteers to become Docents/Receptionists in our two Environmental Centers. Are you 21 years of age or older and enjoy interacting with people? You may have what it takes to step into this exciting volunteer position. Volunteer docents welcome visitors and answer questions about on-site ecology, exhibits, facilities, and upcoming park programs.  Other responsibilities ...

MONMOUTH COUNTY TO HOLD 9/11 MEMORIAL CEREMONY

MONMOUTH COUNTY TO HOLD 9/11 MEMORIAL CEREMONY ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS — On Wednesday, September 11, at 8am the Monmouth CountyPark System will host a Memorial Ceremony at Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook, Atlantic Highlands, the site of Monmouth County’s 9/11 Memorial. The ceremony will be held rain or shine and all are welcome to attend. Speakers are Freeholders Thomas Arnone and Lillian Burry. Overflow parking will be available at East Point Plaza, 2390 Highway 36, Atlantic Highlands, and ...