Food Bank of Monmouth & Ocean Counties Holiday Meal Appeal
Support the The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean and their holiday meal appeal. Help a local family by making a monetary donation. Every $1.00 provides 3 meals, or you can donate frozen turkeys, chickens, stuffing, canned vegetables, or mixed fruit at either of the FoodBank locations at 3300 Route 66 in Neptune or 1769 Hooper Avenue in Toms River. For more drop-off locations or to donate online click
Thursday, November 17th … The Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce along with Brick Township, Lakewood, Point Pleasant & Point Pleasant Beach Chambers of Commerce host the Five Chambers of Commerce Mega Business Expo at Martell’s Tiki Bar, on the boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Click for more information.


Saturday, November 19th … CONTACT of Ocean & Monmouth Counties hosts their Fall Luncheon & Show at Woodlake Country Club on New Hampshire Avenue in Lakewood starting at 10 a.m. featuring live music, shopping and more. Call 732-240-6104 for tickets and additional information.


Saturday, December 3rd … The Monmouth Museum hosts The Caboose Mystery – A Train Themed Magic Show at the museum located at 765 Newman Springs Road in Lincroft starting at noon. Volunteers will be turned into Junior Train Engineers in this high energy train-themed family magic show. Call 732-747=2266 or click for tickets and more information.


Saturday, December 3rd … The Triboro First Aid Squad holds a Christmas Gift Shop at the Squad house on J Street in Seaside Park from noon – 3 a.m. Call 732-830-3236 or click for more information.


Saturday, December 3rd …. The Toms River High School East Marching Raider Band holds a Super Bingo fundraiser at the Toms River Elks Lodge on Washington St. in Toms River starting at noon. Call 908-330-5666 for tickets and additional information.


Sunday, December 4th … The Jackson Liberty Lion Band hosts their 4th Annual Vendor & Craft Fair in the high school gym on Hope Chapel Road from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Thursday, December 15th … The Toms River Elks Lodge #1875 hosts their Festival of Trees at the Lodge located at 600 Washington Street in Toms River from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Vote for your favorite non-profit’s Christmas tree to help the winner receive a cash donation from the Lodge. Call 732-814-9933 for more information.
Friday, December 16th …. The NJ Dance Project presents The Nutcracker Ballet performed by area dance students of all ages at the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts on the campus of Ocean County College in Toms River starting at 5 p.m. for tickets and additional information.