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Out & About Ocean County Online Event Listings Calendar
Welcome to Out & About Ocean County’s new web-based events calendar. This calendar is the online counterpart to our quarterly publication, which features a comprehensive listing of upcoming Ocean County arts, heritage, and cultural events and activities. Events are listed in chronological order by date, but are also searchable by month and genre.

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The symbols listed below provide a guide to accessibility services offered for individuals with disabilities at each event or venue. After each event listing, if applicable, you will find the ADA symbol which corresponds to the services offered. The Ocean County Cultural Heritage Commission cannot bear responsibility for errors or omissions. Please be sure to call presenters to confirm this information.



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Portrait sessions
Mondays throughout the year
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Portrait sessions with model every Monday night (except meeting or lecture nights).
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin NJ 08050
Cost: small model fee ($2)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Saturday Pastel Classes
Saturdays, throughout the year
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Asociation
Explore pastel techniques with Linda Coulter in this ongoing pay-as-you-go class. Receive individual attention and advise.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $20 members / $22 non-members per session
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Tuesdays Artists Helping Artists
Tuesdays, throughout the year except winter
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Asociation
Advice and assistance is available to artists.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: Free to members (membership dues is $25/year)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Portrait Painting Sundays
Sundays, throughout the year
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Asociation
Model is provided for members to draw or paint in the medium of their choice. Assistance available.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $2 model fee (Annual membership dues is $25)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Mondays - Portrait Sessions
Mondays, throughout the year
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Asociation
The same model poses for several weeks for members to draw or paint in the medium of their choice. Assistance is available
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $2 model fee (Annual membership dues is $25)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Do Your Own Thing Wednesdays
Wednesdays, throughout the year
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Asociation
Members may drop in and work in whatever medium they choose. Advice and assistance is available. Open session. No fee
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: Free to members (membership dues is $25/year)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Life Drawing Thursdays
Thursdays, throughout the year
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Asociation
An undraped model is provided for members to draw or paint in their medium of choice. Advice and assistance is provided if needed.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $5 model fee (membership dues is $25/year)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Open Mic Night
First Wednesday of each month
7:00 pm
Ocean County Library, Toms River Branch
Open Mic Night. Join us for a night of acoustic entertainment. New and experienced musicians, comedians and spoken word artists are invited to come share a song or three. Performer sign-ups are at 6:30 pm.
Location: 101 Washington Street, Toms River, NJ
Cost: Free
Phone: (732) 349-6200
Website: www.theoceancountylibrary.org
  
Accessibility: Wheelchair is available for patron use.

Figure Drawing
Saturdays, Ongoing
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
Undraped figure drawing with live model in short poses (1 to 15 minutes).
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: $10 session fee + model
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Portrait Group
Sundays, Ongoing
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
Portraits from live models in long poses, in all mediums.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: $7.00 per session + model
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Teen Art with Carol Colvin
Tuesdays, Ongoing
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
Instruction is geared to enhancing a student's use of preferred materials with a emphasis on composition, values, and color harmony. Portfolio needs are addressed.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: Members: $90/Non-members: $110 per 6 week session
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Clay Building with Barbara de la Cuesta
Fridays, Ongoing
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
Slab and coil building in pottery and sculpture.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: $3.00 per session
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Children's Art with Alison Amelchenko
Tuesdays, Ongoing
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
Children will learn basic drawing techniques, color mixing, composition, and perspective with acrylics to create fun paintings and drawings.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: Members: $90/Non-members: $110 per 6 week session
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Artist's Do Your Own Thing
Thursdays, Ongoing
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
A fun time to work with others in a creative atmosphere. Bring your own equipment. Join us for lunch!
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: $3.00 per session
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Pastels with Linda Coulter
Fridays, Ongoing
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
Using these pure pigments, pastels create stunning landscapes, still-life and portraits. Watch them pop off the page!
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: Members: $90/Non-members: $110
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Reduction Printing - Richard Kushinsky
Tuesdays, Ongoing
12:30 PM -4:00 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
Reduction printing in all forms using water-based inks and hand-printing.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: $7 per session. Materials provided at cost.
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Children's Art with Alison Amelchenko
Wednesdays, ongoing
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD
Children will learn basic drawing techniques, color mixing, composition, and perspective with acrylics to create fun paintings and drawings.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: Members: $90/Non-members: $110 per 6 week session
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: We are wheelchair accessible

Do Your Own Thing
Wednesdays throughout the year
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
: Bring your art supplies and paint or draw in the company of your fellow artists and students. The gallery is also open to the public at this time so you are welcome to just drop in to see what we do.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: FREE to members
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Do Your Own Thing
Wednesdays, throughout the year
10:00 AM - 2:30PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Bring your art supplies and paint or draw in the company of your fellow artists and students. The gallery is also open to the public at this time so you are welcome to just drop in to see what we do.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: Free to members
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Life Drawing
Thursdays, throughout the year
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Live undraped model sessions for adult members.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: small model fee ($5)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Life Drawing - monitored sessions
Thursdays throughout the year
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Live undraped model sessions for adult members of Pine Shores. Bring your drawing supplies.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: (small model fee ($5)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Pastels with Linda Coulter
Saturdays throughout the year
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
A pay-as-you-go pastel class with instructor Linda Coulter.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $20/members; $22/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Portrait sessions
Sundays throughout the year
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Portrait sessions with model every Sunday. Bring your sketching or painting supplies. $2 model fee.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: FREE to members; $2 model fee
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Portrait sessions
Sundays, throughout the year
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Monitored portrait sessions every Sunday.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: small model fee ($2)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Pine Shores Art Association Monthly Membership meeting
First Monday of each month
First Monday of each month 7:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
All are welcome to join us! Our meetings begin with light refreshments and are followed by a FREE art demonstration by a professional artist. Check our website for more information and updates.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: FREE
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Portrait sessions
Mondays throughout the year
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Portrait sessions with model every Monday night (except meeting or lecture nights). Bring your sketching or painting supplies.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: FREE to members; $2 model fee
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Art for Children
Tuesdays, Starting January 7
5:00 - 5:30 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Draw, mix colors, learn how to develop perspective and composition using acrylics with Alison Amelchenko.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave, Island Heights
Cost: $120 Members/$144 Non-members
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: The Guild is wheelchair accessible..

Art for Children (ages 10-12)
Wednesdays, Starting January 8
6:00 - 7:30 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Learn basic drawing techniques, color mixing, composition and perspective. With Alison Amelchenko.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave, Island Heights
Cost: $120 members/$144 Non-members
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: The Guild is wheelchair accessible..

Art for Children (ages 5-12)
Wednesdays, Starting January 8
4:00 - 5:30 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Learn basic drawing, color mixing, composition and perspective. With Alison Amelchenko.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave, Island Heights
Cost: $120 Members/$144 Non-members
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: The Guild is wheelchair accessible..

Art for Teens (ages 13+)
Wednesdays, Starting January 8
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Join this studio art class with Carol Colvin. Instruction is geared to enhance a student's preferred use of materials and develop strong skills. Portfolio needs are addressed.
Location: 22 Chestnut Ave, Island Heights
Cost: $120 members / $144 non-members
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: The Guild is wheelchair accessible..

Sports in Ocean County
Mon., April 7, 2014 through October 17, 2014
Monday thru Friday, 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM, and first Saturday each month. 1:00-4:00 PM
Ocean County Historical Society
Equipment, clothing, and other artifacts of Ocean County sports participants of past decades.
Location: 26 Hadley Ave., Toms River
Cost: Donation as desired
Phone: (732) 341-1880
Website: www.oceancountyhistory.org

Accessibility: three steps to first floor exhibit area

2014 Peters Valley Faculty & Studio Assistant Exhibition
Saturday, May 31 - Sunday, August 3
May 31 - August 3 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Peters Valley School of Craft
Showing of work from our 2014 Faculty and Studio Assistants.
Location: 16 Kuhn Road, Layton
Cost: Free
Phone: (973) 948-5202
Website: http://www.petersvalley.org/html/events_calendar.cfm


Basic Watercolor Painting Classes
Monday evenings, June 23 through July 28
7:00-9:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Aspiring painters, even beginners, are welcome to learn watercolor painting techniques with Ludlow Thorston, noted Island Heights artist and Gallery owner.
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights, NJ 08732
Cost: Artists Guild members, $90; non-members, $110
Phone: (732) 929-0811
Website: telnell@aol.com

Accessibility: rear entry to building with no steps

Children's Art Classes
Tuesdays, July 8, 15, 22, 29
July 8, 15, 22, 29 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Taught by certified children's instructor Mary Walker-Baptiste and Lou Baptiste. For children ages 6-12. Each class introduces the students to art history through discussion, and includes instruction of art fundamentals using a variety of mediums.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $55 (includes materials fee)
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Pen and Ink Plus Watercolor
Thursday - Friday, July 10- 11
July 10 - 11 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Learn from our local favorite Beverly Golembeski. Use ink and watercolor.
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: $80/members, $100. non-members
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Singin' In the Rain - Presented by Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Thursday, July 10 to Saturday, July 19
July 10, 13, 16, 17 2:00 pm July 10 - 12 & 17 - 19 8:00 pm
Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Singin' In the Rain: Showers you with everything you could wish for in a hit musical. In 1920’s Hollywood, when silent pictures were giving way to the talkies, a silent screen swashbuckler finds love while trying to adjust to the coming of sound. This must see musical extravaganza includes tap dance favorites like “Good Mornin’, Good Mornin’, ” “Make ‘em Laugh,” and of course “Singin’ in The Rain.” Don’t forget your umbrella! July 10 - July 19, 2014 Showtimes: 2:00pm July 10, 13, 16, 17 8:00pm July 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19 Call 609-312-8306 for Reservations $35/Adults $20/Children 12 & Under All Seating is Reserved Group Packages and Gift Certificates available Free Parking Handicapped Accessible http://www.oceantheatre.org/
Location: 180 Bengal Blvd, Barnegat; Bengal Auditorium at Barnegat High School
Cost: $35/adults $20/children 12 & under
Phone: (609) 312-8306
Website: http://www.oceantheatre.org
 

"Sweeney Todd--The Demon Barber of Fleet Street"
Thursdays - Saturdays, July 10 - 12 & 18 -20
July 10 7:30 PM; July 11 & 18 7:30 PM; July 12 & 19 8:00 PM; July 13 & 20 2:00 PM
OCC Repertory Theatre Company
A story of desperate love, set in Victorian London, this acclaimed musical thriller is a tale of an ordinary man who had everything, until a corrupt it was taken from him by a corrupt man, who sends him to prison for life . . . thus begins the journey of bitterness and revenge. Murder, mayhem and meat pies ensue all spiced with delicious comic relief, irreverent black humor, anda fascinating and lurid cast of characters. This amazing musical was nominated for 9 Tony awards during its original Broadway run, winning 8 including Best Musical! A must-see for all theatrelovers!
Location: The Arts & Community Center of Ocean County College
Cost: $18 adult/$14 senior/$5 OCC student with ID
Phone: (732) 255-0500
Website: www.ocean.edu - tickets.ocean.edu
  

Beginner Watercolor II with Lee Fricke
Thursday, July 10, 17, 24, 31
July 10, 17, 24, 31 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
This is part 2 of Lee Fricke's class from April, where students will continue to receive a thorough background in the watercolor medium, its processes and techniques.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Acrylic Workshop with Janet Nelson
Friday, July 11 & 18
July 11 & 18 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Janet is a dynamic artist. her paintings dance off the canvas and make you smile. Her workshop will focus on composition, techniques, color mixing and design. Learn to have fun with acrylics.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

RB Express Doo Wop
Saturday, July 12
July 12 11:00 AM
Waretown Branch of the Ocean County Library
Exemplifying the tight harmonies and rhythms of the early street corner groups, The RB Express offers a perfect blend of your favorite music, stage presence, and audience interaction to deliver a dynamic and engaging performance. This three-person vocal group's repertoire ranges from soft ballads to toe tapping, foot-stomping dance music. Please register online or by calling 609 693 5133 .
Location: 112 Main Street
Cost: Free
Phone: (609) 69-3 51
Website: www.theoceancountylibrary.org
 

RB Express Doo Wop
Saturday, July 12
July 12 11:00 AM
Waretown Branch of the Ocean County Library
Exemplifying the tight harmonies and rhythms of the early street corner groups, The RB Express offers a perfect blend of your favorite music, stage presence, and audience interaction to deliver a dynamic and engaging performance. This three-person vocal group's repertoire ranges from soft ballads to toe tapping, foot-stomping dance music. Please register online or by calling 609 693 5133 .
Location: 112 Main Street
Cost: Free
Phone: (609) 69-3 51
Website: www.theoceancountylibrary.org


Swinging Saturday: BJ Adams and the Band
Saturday, July 12
2:00 PM
Ocean County Library - Toms River
R & B lives within the heart, soul, and vocals of BJ Adams. BJ was one of the featured soloists in the New Hope Baptist Church Choir in Newark, New Jersey - you know, the home of Whitney, Cissy, and Dionne. He is very much in demand as a performer for many private and political functions in the New York Metropolitan Area. He has made singing appearances on the Sally Jesse Raphael and Queen Latifah TV shows, as well as performing extensively at local venues such as The China Club, La Bar Bat, and BK's in New York. Sponsored by the Friends of Toms River.
Location: Ocean County Library, 101 Washington St., Toms River NJ 08753.
Cost: Free
Phone: (732) 349-6200
Website: theoceancountylibrary.org
   

Jersey Boys Day
Monday, July 14
2:00 PM
Six Flags Great Adventure
We’ll be celebrating all day with JERSEY BOYS giveaways and more! Don’t forget to stop by the Fountain at 2 p.m. for a Special LIVE performance from the Broadway cast and sing along to all of your favorite JERSEY BOYS tunes.
Location: Six Flags Great Adventure, 1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
Cost: Free with theme park admission
Phone: (732) 928-2000
Website: https://www.sixflags.com/greatadventure/special-events/celebration/jersey-boys-day
 

Chimentis Broadway Bound
Tuesday, July 15
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ocean County Library Point Pleasant Beach Branch
Join us as for an amazing concert of Broadway hits performed by singers Kathy and Michael Chimenti.
Location: Ocean County Library Pt. Pleasant Beach Branch, 710 McLean Avenue, Pt. Pleasant Bch.
Cost: Free
Phone: (732) 892-4575
  

Cinderella - presented by Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Tuesday & Wednesday, July 15 & 16; Friday & Saturday, 18 & 19
July 15 - 16 & 18 6:00pm; July 19 10:00 AM
Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Cinderella: Bursting with boos & cheers, songs & laughter, Cinderella is one of the best-loved fairy tales of all time! Cheer along when Cinderella gets a magical assist from her Fairy Godmother as she competes with her two ugly stepsisters to win the heart of the kingdom’s most eligible bachelor! Will true love take its course? Find out when you enjoy this charming adaptation filled with original songs and more than a touch of hilarity.
Location: 180 Bengal Blvd, Barnegat; Bengal Auditorium at Barnegat High School
Cost: $10/all tickets
Phone: (609) 312-8306
Website: http://www.oceantheatre.org
 

Celebrating 50 Years NAACP with male vocalist MAJOR
Thursday, July 17
7:00 PM
Ocean County Library - Toms River
This is an all around experience. One encounter and you’re hooked - he’s infectious. His sophistication, comedic nature, and larger than life personality and “big band” sound are all elements that translate Major. Bet Network has recently initiated him as the newest rising star to join the Music Matters Program. He’s a storyteller who takes you on a journey one sweet melody at a time. Co-Sponsored by the Friends of Toms River.
Location: Ocean County LIbrary, 101 Washington St., Toms River NJ 08753
Cost: Free
Phone: (732) 349-6200
Website: theoceancountylibrary.org
   

BONK! (ages 4-10)
Thursday, July 17
7:00 pm
Pt.Pleasant Beach Branch of the Ocean County Library
BONK! Drumming Workshop. Join us for a fun and interactive drumming workshop. Ages 4-10 yrs.
Location: 710 McLean Avenue Pt. Pleasant Beach
Cost: Free
Phone: (732) 892-4575
Website: www.theoceancountylibrary.org
 

The Great John Mathis
Saturday, July 19
July 19 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Tuckerton Historical Society
Pete Stemmer will talk about the first permanent settler in Bass River.
Location: Giffordtown Schoolhouse Museum, 35 Leitz Blvd., Little Egg
Cost: Free
Phone: (609) 294-1547
Website: http://www.tuckertonhistoricalsociety.org/
 

Wooden Boat Festival
Saturday, July 19
July 19 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Toms River Seaport Society & Maritime Museum
Antique and classic wooden boats in water and on land. Vahalla's Pirates entertain all day. Children build and sail model boats. Artists and crafters, food, music. Rain or shine.
Location: Huddy Park, corner of Water St and Main St (Rt 166), Toms River
Cost: Free
Phone: (732) 349-9209
Website: www.tomsriverseaport.org
 

Rita Ora in Concert
Sunday, July 20
7:00 P.M.
Six Flags Great Adventure
Join us in the Plymouth Rock Assurance® Arena on July 20 for Rita Ora in concert sponsored by Coca-Cola®. Concert is included with theme park admission or season pass and begins at 7 p.m.
Location: 1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson, NJ
Cost: Free with theme park admission or season pass
Phone: (732) 928-2000
Website: https://www.sixflags.com/greatadventure/special-events/concert/rita-ora-concert
 

Backyard Birds
Monday, July 21
7:00 pm
Island Heights Cultural & Heritage Assn
Program presenter will tell about ways to attract birds to your yard. Refreshments served
Location: Fellowship Hall of the IH Methodist Church, Island Heights, NJ
Cost: Free
Phone: (732) 929-2646
 

Pastel Workshop with Linda Coulter
Monday, July 21 & 28
July 21 & 28 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Linda is an award-winning artist who provides individual attention to every student. Open to all levels. Learn the basics and explore different techniques.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Pastel Demonstration with Stan Sperlak
Wednesday, July 23
July 23 7:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
A repeat performance with this popular artist demonstrating his expressive coastal compositions.
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: free
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

MidWeek Jazz Presents David Ostwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band
Thursday, July 24
July 24 8:00 PM
Ocean County College Arts & Community Center
On a special Thursday evening edition of MidWeek Jazz, David Ostwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band will conjure up the music of the one and only Satchmo! Ostwald has paid tribute to Armstrong every Wednesday night at Birdland in NYC for the past 14 years and will be bringing some of New York's finest musicians for his first Toms River appearance. A must see!
Location: The Arts & Community Center of Ocean County College
Cost: $22 adults/$18 senior/$12 student
Phone: (732) 255-0500
Website: www.ocean.edu - tickets.ocean.edu
  

Chicago
Thursday, July 24 to Saturday, August 2
July 24, 27, 30 - 31 2:00 PM July 24 - 26, 31,Aug 1, 2 8:00 PM
Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Chicago: Come on babe we’re gonna paint the town…its Chicago, the brilliantly sexy tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz. Merry murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxy Hart, their hotshot lawyer Billy Flynn, and Bob Fosse style choreography will wow audiences with song, dance and headline grabbing antics. This winner of six Tony Awards will come to decadent life with one show-stopping tune after another including “Razzle Dazzle,” “All that Jazz,” and “Mr. Cellophane.” July 24 - Aug 2, 2014 Call 609-312-8306 for Reservations $35/Adults $20/Children 12 & Under All Seating is Reserved Group Packages and Gift Certificates available Free Parking Handicapped Accessible http://www.oceantheatre.org/
Location: 180 Bengal Blvd, Barnegat; Bengal Auditorium at Barnegat High School
Cost: $35/adults $20/children 12 & under
Phone: (609) 312-8306
Website: http://www.oceantheatre.org
 

Music of Bob Wright and Bill Doerge
Friday, July 25
July 25 7:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Hear the music of two all time favorites
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: $5.00 donation requested
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Watercolor- Flower Portraits with Pat Morgan
Friday, July 25; Friday, August 1
July 25 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM; August 1 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Following a demo by Pat, students will complete a value study using their reference photos or fresh flowers. Individual instruction is provided throughout the day. Some watercolor experience is suggested. Pat paints in a light, lively, loose style.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

National Dance Day
Saturday, July 26
All-day
Six Flags Great Adventure
Broadway Dance Center Invades Six Flags! Dancers have the opportunity to participate in a Master Class taught by Ashlé Dawson or Neil “Dradle” Schwartz. Classes will consist of a beginner level warm-up followed by a Flash Mob combination that will be performed at a later time in the park.
Location: Six Flags Great Adventure, 1 Six Flags Blvd Jackson
Cost: Master Classes are just $20.00 + tax in addition to theme park admission or season pa
Phone: (732) 928-2000
Website: https://www.sixflags.com/greatadventure/special-events/celebration/national-dance-day
 

The Wizard of Oz
Tuesday & Wednesday, July 29-30; Friday, August 1, Saturaday, August 2
July 29 - 30 6:00 PM; August 1 6:00 PM; August 2 10:00AM
Ocean Professional Theatre Company
The Wizard of Oz: Follow Dorothy "Over the Rainbow" as she meets The Scarecrow, The Tin Man, The Cowardly Lion, and The Wicked Witch of the West on her memorable journey down the Yellow Brick Road. Share the magic with your family as Dorothy learns that "there's no place like home!"
Location: 180 Bengal Blvd, Barnegat; Bengal Auditorium at Barnegat High School
Cost: $10/all tickets
Phone: (609) 312-8306
Website: http://www.oceantheatre.org
 

Willy Wonka
Friday - Sunday, August 1 - 3; Friday - Saturday,August 8 - 9
August 1 - 2 & 8 - 9 7:30 PM : August 3 3:00 PM
BCCT
Come enjoy Willy Wonka, Roald Dahl’s timeless story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir. BCCT vows to delight audiences and exceed your sweetest expectations!
Location: Brick HS 346 Chambers Bridge Road Brick
Cost: $12-16
Phone: (732) 920-9041
Website: bcct.org
   
Accessibility: August 3 Sign Language Interpreted

Legally Blonde The Musical
Friday, August 1 - Sunday, August 10
7pm, 8pm, 2pm shows available - weekends only
Exit 82 Theatre Company
Exit 82 is totally excited to produce LEGALLY BLONDE as our Summer Musical! Harvard's beloved blonde takes the stage by pink storm in this fun, upbeat musical the whole family will enjoy! Based on the adored movie, Elle Woods' life is turned upside-down when her boyfriend dumps her to attend Harvard Law. Determined to get him back, Elle uses her charm to follow him to Harvard where she quickly realizes her potential and sets out to prove herself to the world! LEGALLY BLONDE runs two weekends from August 1 - 10, 2014 at the air conditioned Ocean County Arts and Community Center on the Ocean County College campus in Toms River. Tickets now on sale!
Location: Ocean County Arts and Community Center, Ocean County College, Toms River
Cost: $20 Adults & $15 Seniors & Children
Phone: (732) 255-0500
Website: www.exit82theatre.com
 

Civil War Regiment Encampment
Saturday & Sunday, August 2 - 3
August 2 all day thru August 3 midday
Brick Township Historical Society
The 61st NY Volunteer Regiment will camp out on our museum property, doing demonstrations, firing guns and showing what life was like in camp during the Civil War.
Location: 521 Herbertsville Rd., Brick
Cost: Free admission, donations accepted
Phone: (732) 785-2500
Website: www.bricktwphistoricalsociety.com


Art works by Bill Kobasz and Tom MIller
Sunday, August 3
August 3 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Current work by two local artists Reception
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: free
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Carolyn Opderbeck - Alcohol Inks and watercolor Demo
Monday, August 4
August 4 7:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Following our regular meeting, artist Carolyn Opderbeck will provide a demonstration of her techniques using alcohol ink and watercolor on non-porous Yupo paper to create high-intensity jewel-like colors. Light refreshments available before meeting. ALL are welcome!
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: FREE
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Watercolor with Don Andrews
Monday - Friday, August 4-8
August 4 - 8 9:30AM - 3:30 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Develop new painting techniques with this master artist.
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: $600. plus membership
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Alcohol Ink on Yupo with Carolyn Opderbeck
Tuesday & Wednesday, August 5 - 6
August 5 - 6 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Awaken a new sense of creativity as you discover the excitement of experimenting with alcohol inks on Yupo as a medium. In this workshop you will learn the properties of the medium and watch how they blend and flow to produce high-intensity, jewel-like colors. It is a fun and easy way to create and imaginary landscape. Artist/instructor: Carolyn Opderbeck.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Crazy for You
Thursday, August 9 - Sunday, August 16
August 7, 10, 13 - 14 2:00 PM; August 7 - 9, 14 - 15, 16 8:00 PM
Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Crazy For You: A high energy comedy including madcap mishaps, plot twists, fabulous dance numbers and classic Gershwin music. A tale of boy meets girl in the wild west. The stage struck son of a New York banking family is sent to Deadrock, Nevada to close down the local theater. But when he falls head over heels for the owner’s daughter, he finds himself putting on a show to save the theatre and to keep his dreams of romance alive. Memorable Gershwin tunes include “I Got Rhythm,” “Nice Work if You Can Get It,” and “Someone to Watch Over Me.” August 7 - August 16, 2014 Call 609-312-8306 for Reservations $35/Adults $20/Children 12 & Under All Seating is Reserved Group Packages and Gift Certificates available Free Parking Handicapped Accessible http://www.oceantheatre.org/
Location: 180 Bengal Blvd, Barnegat; Bengal Auditorium at Barnegat High School
Cost: $35/adults $20/children 12 & under
Phone: (609) 312-8306
Website: http://www.oceantheatre.org
 

Acrylic Painting with Jim Cordasco
Thursday, August. 7, 14, 21, 28
August 7, 14, 21, 28 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Pine Shores Art association
Professional artist, Jim Cordasco shares his expertise with students, teaching the guidelines for proper acrylic painting.
Location: 94 Stafford ave., Manahawkin
Cost: $50/ members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Drawing Classes with Tom Rutledge
Friday, August 8, 15, 22, 29
August 8, 15, 22, 29 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Tom is a highly skilled artist and teacher. His drawing classes consist of figure, still life, portrait and landscape drawing. Tom is dedicated to helping students become more disciplined and to develop their own individual style
Location: 94 Stafford Ave, Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W,A

Oil Painting (Clouds and Sky) with Linda Ramsay
Monday & Tuesday, August 11 - 12
August 11 - 12 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Linda is a successful painter who will share her oil techniques with students in this workshop.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave, Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W,A

The Jungle Book - presented by Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Tuesday & Wednesday,August 12- 13; Friday & Saturday August 15 - 16
August 12- 13 & 15 6:00 PM; August 16 10:00 AM
Ocean Professional Theatre Company
The Jungle Book: The jungle is jumpin' with jazz in this exciting Disney classic! Join Mowgli, Baloo, King Louie and the gang as they swing their way through madcap adventures and thwart the ferocious tiger, Shere Khan. Specially adapted from the beloved film, this musical includes all your favorite Disney tunes, like "The Bare Necessities," and "I Wan'na Be Like You." With colorful characters and that toe-tapping jungle rhythm, Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK KIDS is sure to be a crowd-pleaser for audiences of all ages.
Location: 180 Bengal Blvd, Barnegat; Bengal Auditorium at Barnegat High School
Cost: $10/all tickets
Phone: (609) 312-8306
Website: http://www.oceantheatre.org
 

MidWeek Jazz Presents Cynthia Sayer
Wednesday, August 13
August 13 8:00 p.m.
Ocean County College Arts & Community Center
Cynthia Sayer, one of the world's foremost four-string banjoists, will be making her Ocean County College debut on this evening, riding high on the success of her new CD, "Joyride." A founding member of Woody Allen's New Orleans Jazz Band,Sayer is an in-demand artist at festivals around the world and promises to generate plenty of heat on this summer night at OCC!
Location: The Arts & Community Center of Ocean County College
Cost: $22 adults/$18 senior/$12 student
Phone: (732) 255-0500
Website: www.ocean.edu - tickets.ocean.edu
  

Jesse McCartney in Concert
Friday, August 15
8:00 P.M.
Six Flags Great Adventure
Join us on August 15 in Showcase Theater for an intimate night with Jesse McCartney in concert. Show starts at 8 pm and requires an additional admission ticket.
Location: Six Flags Great Adventure, 1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
Cost: $15-$35
Phone: (732) 928-2000
Website: https://www.sixflags.com/greatadventure/special-events/concert/jesse-mccartney-concer
 

Local Men Who Fought In the Civil War
Saturday, August 16
August 16 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Tuckerton Historical Society
Pete Stemmer will talk about local men who served in the Civil War. Bring family stories, photos, memorabilia, etc to share with the group.
Location: Giffordtown Schoolhouse Museum, 35 Leitz Blvd., Little Egg Harbor
Cost: Free
Phone: (609) 294-1547
Website: http://www.tuckertonhistoricalsociety.org/
 

Watercolors with Mikkey Tarantino
Tuesday, August 19 & 26
August 19 & 26 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Mikkey has won several awards for her paintings. She will help students loosen up in fun and creative ways.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave, Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W,A

Bonnie & Clyde
Thursday, Aug 21 to Saturday, Aug 30
August 21, 24, 27, 28 2:00 PM August 21 - 23, 28, 29, 30 9:00 PM
Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Bonnie & Clyde: Armed and amorous, shameless and alluring, their electrifying story of love, adventure and crime hijacked the American imagination during the Great Depression. Fresh from Broadway, a thrilling musical with a non-traditional score, combining blues, gospel and rockabilly music including “Raise a Little Hell,” “God’s Arms are Always Open,” and “You Can Do Better than Him.”
Location: 180 Bengal Blvd, Barnegat; Bengal Auditorium at Barnegat High School
Cost: $35/adults $20/children 12 & under
Phone: (609) 312-8306
Website: http://www.oceantheatre.org
 

Bob Andrews and others
Friday, August 22
August 22 7:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
A summer's evening of music
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: $5.00 donation requested
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Sleeping Beauty
Tuesday & Wednesday, August 26 - 27; Friday & Saturday 29 - 30
August 26 -27 & 29 6:00 PM; August 30 10:00 AM
Ocean Professional Theatre Company
Sleeping Beauty: Join us in far off kingdom for this musical adaptation of the timeless classic Sleeping Beauty. What's the best way to wake up a sleeping princess? Only a kiss from her one true love of course! A charming story of caring parents, good fairies, an evil witch and her evil curse and the handsome prince who brings our story to a happy ending!
Location: 180 Bengal Blvd, Barnegat; Bengal Auditorium at Barnegat High School
Cost: $10/all tickets
Phone: (609) 312-8306
Website: http://www.oceantheatre.org
 

Swinging Saturday: RB Express
Saturday, August 30
2:00 pm
Ocean County Library
The RB Express are a New Jersey-based vocal group whose tight harmonies and broad vocal ranges recreate the sounds of the doo wop era. Insightful commentaries precede each number, and as the members take turns singing lead on one song and harmony on the next you’ll be transported back to the golden days of the street corner serenades!
Location: 101 Washington St. Toms River, NJ 08753
Cost: Free!
Phone: (732) 349-6200
Website: www.theoceancountylibrary.org


28th Annual Antiques & Collectibles Faire
Saturday, August 30
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, rain or shiine
Ocean County Historical Society
Shop for antiques & collectibles from vendors near & far, crafts, used books, genealogical research booklets, paintings & photographs, delicious baked goods. Meet NJ authors. Enjoy music performed by Music Academy of Toms River and Sal Aversano. Try to win the 50/50 raffle. Fun and treasures for everyone!
Location: Ocean County Parking Garage (Madison Ave, Toms River) and 26 Hadley Ave., Toms River
Cost: Free admission
Phone: (732) 341-1880
Website: www.oceancountyhistory.org

Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible in Parking Garage

Ocean County Bluegrass Festival
Sunday, Sept. 7
noon - 5 PM
Albert Music Hall
Live stage, indoor, concert of bluegrass music featuring regional bluegrass bands from the tri-state area. Be prepared to be entertained Pinelands style.
Location: 131 Wells Mills Rd., Waretown, NJ
Cost: $10
Phone: (609) 971-1593
Website: www.alberthall.org


Annual Print Exhibit
Sunday, September 7
September 7 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
View variety of recent prints featuring monoprints, intaglio and relief prints. Opening reception
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: free
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Tom Rutledge- Charcoal Drawing Demo
Monday, September 8
September 8 7:00 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Following our regular meeting, artist Tom Rutledge will provide a demonstration of his charcoal drawing techniques. Light refreshments available before meeting. ALL are welcome! Come and join us and see what we have to offer to the community.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin
Cost: FREE
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W, A

Jean Uhl Spicer-watercolor
Monday - Wednesday, September 8 - 10
September 8 - 10 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Paint beautiful watercolor with this well-known artist.
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: to be announced
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Watercolor on Yupo with Lee Fricke
Tuesday, September 9, 16, 23, 30
August 9, 16, 23,30 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
One of Pine Shores most dedicated instructors will share her techniques for creating beautiful watercolor paintings on Yupo (a non-absorbent "paper").
Location: 94 Stafford Ave, Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W,A

Watercolor on Yupo with Lee Fricke
Tuesday, September 9, 16, 23,& 30
September 9, 16, 23 & 30 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
One of Pine Shores most dedicated instructors will share her techniques for creating beautiful watercolor paintings on Yupo (a non-absorbent "paper").
Location: 94 Stafford Ave, Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W,A

MidWeek Jazz presents The Jazz Lobsters
Wednesday, September 10
September 10 8:00 p.m.
Ocean County College Arts & Community Center
In what is becoming an annual tradition at MidWeek Jazz, the Jazz Lobsters Big Band triumphantly returns to OCC for another evning of swinging music featuring some of NJ"s top jazz musicians. Known in this region as the best of the Big Bands, this 18-piece plowerhouse ensemble has thrilled audiences throughout the state and beyond. One of Ocean County favorites!
Location: The Arts & Community Center of Ocean County College
Cost: $22 adults/$18 senior/$12 student
Phone: (732) 255-0500
Website: www.ocean.edu - tickets.ocean.edu
  

Drawing with Charcoal - Tom Rutledge
Thursday & Friday, September 11 - 12
September 11 - 12 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Tom is a very dedicated teacher and a skilled artist and professional illustrator. New this year, he will be instructing students in drawing with charcoal - one of the many mediums in which he is highly proficient.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave, Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W,A

Ye Old Clamtown Antiques Flea Market
Saturday, September 13
September 13 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuckerton Historical Society
This marks its 40th year. Appraiser Table. Approx. 100 antique dealers. Selected food vendors. RAIN DATES 14th or 20th. Dealers call 609-296-2584.
Location: Tip Seaman Park, Tuckerton
Cost: Free
Phone: (609) 294-1547
Website: http://www.tuckertonhistoricalsociety.org/
 

Quilts Along the Bay
Saturday & Sunday, September 13 - 14
September 13 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM; September 14 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Barnegat Historical Society
Annual quilt show and sale. This year's show will also include a display of antique dolls and doll quilts
Location: Barnegat Community Center, West Bay Avenue, Barnegat
Cost: $5.00
Phone: (960) 969-8332
Website: www.barnegathistoricalsociety.com
   
Accessibility: venue is wheelchair accessible including restrooms

Watercolor Workshop (street scenes) with Robert Heyer
Thursday & Fiday, September 18 - 19
September 18 - 19 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pine Shores Art Association
Robert Heyer is a highly skilled award-winning artist. He will share his successful techniques with students in this 2 day workshop.
Location: 94 Stafford Ave, Manahawkin
Cost: $50/members; $75/nonmembers
Phone: (609) 597-3557
Website: pineshoresartassociation.org
  
Accessibility: W,A

Acoustic Music
Friday, September 19
September 19 7:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Featuring music by the Acoustic Musicians Guild
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: $5.00 donation requested
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Pen and Ink Plus with Ken Stetz
Wednesday, September 24
September 24 7:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Watch this master of pen and ink create drawings with a shore theme and then enhance them with watercolor washes.
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: free
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Colonial Mount Holly Walking Tour
Thursday, October 2
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Ocean County Historical Society
Van trip led by Candace Lillie to Burlington County with walking tour of Burlington Prison Museum, historic Friends Meeting house, one-room Brainerd School House, and oldest firehouse in the US. Lunch is on your own or at Robin's Nest Restaurant, with time to browse Mill shops along Rancocas River.
Location: Meet at OCHS, 26 Hadley Ave., Toms River, NJ 08753
Cost: $25 per person, rain or shine
Phone: (732) 341-1880
Website: www.oceancountyhistory.org

Accessibility: Must be able to board van and walk short distances

The Costumes of Downton Abbey
Thursday, October 9
Bus leaves 8:00 AM sharp & returns approx. 5:30 PM
Ocean County Historical Society
Bus trip to Winterthur, DuPont's home; tour gardens, grounds; self-guided tour of Downton Abbey exhibit; lunch; driver's gratuity.
Location: Bus leaves from 26 Hadley Ave., Toms River, 08753
Cost: $65 members, $70 non-members, due by September 5th
Phone: (732) 255-4359
Website: email: ronjj2@comcast.net; gtomkowich@comast.net

Accessibility: gardens & grounds, tram; Winterthur & Downton Abbey exhibit, walk

The Jersey Devil and Beyond
Saturday,October 11
October 11 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuckerton Historical Society
Historian Mark Demitroff shares tales of local Folklore.
Location: Giffordtown Schoolhouse Museum. 35 Leitz Blvd.,Little Egg Harbor
Cost: Free
Phone: (609) 294-1547
Website: http://www.tuckertonhistoricalsociety.org/
 

Artisan's Marketplace
Saturday - Sunday, October 18 - 19
October 18 - 19 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Ocean County Artists Guild
Featuring the sale of beautiful hand made craft items from any vendor/craftspeople.
Location: 22 Chestnut Avenue, Island Heights
Cost: free
Phone: (732) 270-3111
Website: www.ocartistsguild.org
 
Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Gettysburg
Saturday, November 15
November 15 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Tuckerton Historical Society
The Battle of Gettysburg.
Location: Giffordtown Schoolhouse Museum. 35 Leitz Blvd., Little Egg Harbor
Cost: Free
Phone: (609) 294-1547
Website: http://www.tuckertonhistoricalsociety.org/
 

Christmas at the Havens Homestead Museum - 17th Annual Holiday Event
Friday, Dec. 5 & Sunday, Dec. 7
Dec. 5 from 3 to 7 pm; Dec. 7 from 12 to 4 pm
Brick Township Historical Society
Theme at the museum: Toys, Trees and Trains, Oh My! Visit our farmhouse & other buildings to enjoy the decorations and trains, homemade refreshments, and take a picture with the Victorian Santa. Costumed docents add to the ambience.
Location: 521 Herbertsville Rd., Brick
Cost: Donation: $5 for adults, children under 12 are free.
Phone: (732) 785-2500
Website: www.bricktwphistoricalsociety.com


Christmas Party
Saturday, December 13
December 13 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuckerton Historical Society
Christmas Party at Little Borough Hall. Christmas in Tuckerton is something to look forward to as part of our holidays. Clam Chowder and cookies after 6:00 PM.
Location: Little Borough Hall, Tuckerton
Cost: Free
Phone: (609) 294-1547
Website: http://www.tuckertonhistoricalsociety.org/
 


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