Hometown Happenings with 92.7 WOBM

Blues Artist Kati Beddow Brower will perform at several area branches of the Ocean County Library.

·         2 p.m. Saturday Feb. 1 in Manahawkin, 609-597-3381

·         7 p.m. Monday Feb. 3 in Plumsted,  609-758-7888

·         11 a.m. Saturday Feb. 15 in Island Heights, 732-270-6266

·         7 p.m. Wednesday Feb. 19 in Little Egg Harbor, 609-294-1197.

The programs are free and open to the public but registration is required. To register telephone the branch or visit the website at www.theoceancountylibrary.org and click on the “Event and News” icon for the link to the library’s Calendar of Events.

Ocean County Library will host “Doughboys: The American Soldier of the Great War” at two branches in January. Presenter Jeffrey Brown, who will appear in costume, will focus on the American soldiers of World War One. Utilizing artifacts of the era and a PowerPoint presentation, he will show the personalities of the men who served in armed forces during 1917-1918.

 The program will be held:

·         Tues. Jan. 28 in Brick at 7 p.m.

·         Wed. Jan. 29 in Little Egg Harbor at 7 p.m.

The program is free and open to the public but registration is required. Telephone the branch or go to the library website www.theoceancountylibrary.org to register.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ocean County will Host their Annual “Bowl For Kids Sake” fundraiser and fun day ….

·         Sunday, March 23rd in Toms River at Playdrome Bowling

·         Sunday, March 30th in Manahawkin at Thunderbird Lanes

For more details Call 732 – 505 – 3400 www.bbbsoc.org

The Toms River-Ocean County Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for its annual scholarship awards, which will be presented in June. Scholarships are restricted to full-time or regular part-time employee or dependent of employee or dependent of the principle/partner/owner of a company holding membership with the Toms River-Ocean County Chamber of Commerce. For additional information please call 732 349-0220 or to download an application visit www.oc-chamber.com


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