Family Events in Ocean and Monmouth Counties [LIST]
Saturday, May 12th …. HOPE Sheds Light holds A Day of Hope at 253 Chestnut Street in Toms River from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. to celebrate recovery and wellness through the groundbreaking of HOPE Sheds Light’s new butterfly garden. Click HOPEShedsLight.org or call 732-244-0783 for more information.
Saturday, May 12th … The Greater New Jersey chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation holds their Great Strides Walk at the bandshell in Point Pleasant Beach starting at noon. Help raise awareness for this rare, genetic, life-shortening disease that makes it difficult to breathe and shortens lives.Support Justin Louis and Team Collins in memory of our former colleague and friend Kevin Collins at fightcf.cff.org.
Saturday, May 12th …. The Donovan Catholic High School Baseball Team hosts their 3rd annual Bats & Rides Car Show at the Donovan Catholic athletic complex on Whitty Road in Toms River from noon until 4 p.m.
Saturday, May 12th & Sunday, May 13th …. Shop 90 craft and vintage vendors , live music, workshops, kids crafts and more at the Asbury Park Spring Bazaar at Asbury Park Convention Hall from noon until 5 p.m. each day. Click asburyparkbazaar.com for more information.
Saturday, May 12th … The Lacey Township High School Softball team host Town Wide Garage Sale and Vendor Fair outside at the Lacey Township High School from 8 a.m -1 p.m.Rain date is Saturday, May 19th. Call 609-339-5922 for more information.
Sunday, May 13th …. The Toms River Elks Lodge hosts a Mother’s Day Brunch at their Lodge located at 600 Washington Street in Toms River from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Click their Facebook page for more information.
Saturday, May 19th … The Toms River Police Foundation presents their annual Pros vs. Heroes flag football game in Seaside Heights during the Jersey Shore Festival in Seaside Heights starting at 2 p.m. Members of the TRPD take on NFL players.Click tomsriverpolicefoundation.org for more information.
Sunday, May 20th ….. Spaghetti “Fundraiser” Dinner for Brittany Jones, a College Student who is in need of “Open Heart Surgery”. The dinner takes place from 3 – 7 pm at the Parkertown Firehouse at 830 Railroad Avenue in Parkertown. Brittany is a life-long resident of Tuckerton/Little Egg Harbor.
Sunday, May 20th …. The New Jersey Sharing Network holds its Celebration of Life 5K on the Great Lawn at the Ocean Promenade on Ocean Ave in Long Branch starting at 7:30 .a.m. The race honors those who gave, pays tribute to those who received, offers hope to those who continue to wait and remember the lives lost while waiting for organ and tissue donations. Click njsharingnetwork.org for more information.
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