*EVERY WEEK*

Compliments of LBI Business Alliance

MONDAY

  • Eating for Health 11:30am-12:30pm at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies (609-494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org.  Fees per class:  member, $25; nonmember, $30.  July 23: desserts; July 30, leave gluten out.

TUESDAY

  • Tuesday in the Township!  Bayview Park, 68th Street and Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach (www.longbeachtownship.com).  10am – Reshell the Bay; 7pm concert.  All activities are free.  Free parking is available.
  • Ghost Tours of Beach Haven 7pm at LBI Historical Museum, Engleside and Beach Ave., Beach Haven.  Comfortable walking shoes recommended.  Tickets:  adult, $15; children under 12, $8, includes museum admission.  A portion of the proceeds benefit the museum.  Rain cancels.  Reservations required before 6pm; call 609-709-1425. Every Tuesday and Wednesday through August 29
  • Walking Tours through Historical Beach Haven. Leave from the porch of the Museum at 10am. For additional information call 609-492-0700. Admission: $10 per adult and $2 per child.  Every Tuesday and Friday, through August 31, 2012 weather permitting.
  • Open House hosted by St. Peters at the Light (constructed in 1890 by a shipbuilder) from 10am – 12pm at 7th and Central, Barnegat Light. Every Tuesday in August
  • Walking Program – Senior Exercise at St. Francis Center, 47th St. & Long Beach Blvd. Brant Beach. (609-494-8861 ext. 109)  Tues. & Fri., 8:40am to 9:30am; Mon., Wed. & Fri. 8am to 8:45am
  • Knitters Group 1pm at the Beach Haven Library, Third St. & Beach Ave, Beach Haven. 609-492-7081 Every Tuesday

WEDNESDAY

  • Wednesdays Jump & Swim 6am at Bayview Park, 68th Street and Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach (www.longbeachtownship.com).  Free swim and guided swim training with Zoom 3 Training.  Every Wednesday in July & August.
  • Concerts on the Green 7:30 to 9pm at Beach Haven Veterans Bicentennial Park, Engleside and Beach Avenues.  In the event of rain, concerts are held across the street from the park in the LBI Historical Museum.  Every Wednesday. Schedule:
  • Family Days 10am to 4pm at Barnegat Light Museum, 5th Street and Central, Barnegat Light.  Family-oriented tours of the museum and, weather permitting, the Edith Duff Gwinn Gardens.  Activities for children ages up to 10 from 2 to 3:30pm.  Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. Every Wednesday in July and August.
July 25

Jimmy and the Parrots

Buffet Cover Band

July 30

Makin Music, Rockin Rhythms

Kids Concert (6pm)

August 1

The Kootz

Pop

August 8

Jersey Gold

60’s

August 15

Ron Gartner

Rat Pack

August 22

Barley Boys

Irish

August 29

Sweet Inspiration

Street Corner Doowop

September 5

Fred Lahoty and the Ragtimers

Ragtime

  • Mah Jong/Bridge Canasta 12:30 to 4pm at the Jewish Community Center of LBI, 24th Street & Long Beach Blvd., Spray Beach.  609-492-4090 or www.jccoflbi.org.  All are welcome. Every Wednesday.
  • Ghost Tours of Beach Haven 7pm at LBI Historical Museum, Engleside and Beach Ave., Beach Haven.  Comfortable walking shoes recommended.  Tickets:  adult, $15; children under 12, $8, includes museum admission.  A portion of the proceeds benefit the museum.  Rain cancels.  Reservations required before 6pm; call 609-709-1425. Every Tuesday and Wednesday through August 29.
  • Book Discussions: Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City (609-494-2480). at 7:30pm. Check at the circulation desk for current title.  2nd Wed. of every month

THURSDAY

  • Thursday Bay Days!  Bayview Park, 68th Street and Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach (www.longbeachtownship.com).  10am – Reclam the Bay program; 11am – water seining with Alliance for a Living Ocean; 12pm – recycling education and kayak demonstration; 6:30pm – stories by–the bay with NJ Maritime History Museum.  All activities are free!

 

THURSDAYS-SUNDAYS (through Sept. 2nd)

  • Holgate Nature Walks 10am-11am at Holgate Wilderness Area, south end of LBI (609-652-1665 or www.fws.gov/northeast/forsythe/).  All ages welcome.  Thurs., ever-shifting sands; Fri., wilderness walk; Sat., shorebird tour; Sun., beachcombing.

 

FRIDAY

  • Friday-Family Water Sport Fun Day  6pm Bayview Park, 68th Street and Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach (www.longbeachtownship.com).  Free Water sports activities with in-water instructions, demos, fun races and contests. All with Island Surf & Sail! All Age groups invited!
  • Shellfish Seed Growing (Bay at 10th Street). Reclam The Bay Volunteers provide demonstration baby clams growing, feeding, development and the importance of the population to Barnegat Bay. Fridays from June 15 to September 28
  • Walking Tours through Historical Beach Haven. Leave from the porch of the Museum at 10am. For additional information call 609-492-0700. Admission: $10 per adult and $2 per child Every Tuesday and Friday, through August 31, 2012 weather permitting.

 

SATURDAY

  • The Swell Teen Center  8pm-11pm at Grace Calvary Church, 19th Street & Long Beach Blvd., Ship Bottom.  Indoor and outdoor activities are planned for grade 6-12, including, Wii group games, henna, Foosball, Ping-Pong, video game tournaments, crafts, movies, music and much more!!  Call Casey Ellis at 609-494-7777.

 

 

THIS WEEK….

Monday, July 23

  • Behind the Scenes at Carlo’s Bakery 10am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.  Head decorator Elizabeth White of TLC’s “Cake Boss” shares about working with “La Familiga”.  Call to register or visit the oceancountylibrary.org

 

Monday, July 23 through Thursday, July 26

  • Van Grow Art Instruction Summer Art Camp 9am to 11:30am at Sunset Park, Harvey Cedars. Explore various art mediums: drawing, painting, sculpture, 3d design, weaving, fabric art and learn about famous artists. Students will leave with 4-6 finished projects and greater understanding of art. Call/email for registration forms/info (973) 541-1939 or vincentvangrow@yahoo.com

 

Monday, July 23 through Friday, August 10

  • Children’s Sand & Surf Mission 10am-12pm and 6:30pm-8pm at:  3rd Street beach, Beach Haven; 16th St., Ship Bottom; and, 11th St. beach, Surf City, Children ate 3-17 are invited for fun, games, and, bible stories.  Call Caroline at 609-713-1022.

 

Tuesday, July 24

  • A Clam is a Man’s Best Friend  10:30am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.  Kids of all ages are invited for this craft activity.  Call to register or visit the oceancountylibrary.org
  • Art Party 11am-12pm at Bayview Park, 68th St. & Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach.  Come join LBI Artists and Crafters to create your own work of art!!  Weather permitting.  Admission is free, no beach badge required. 
  • Book Discussion 8pm at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies. (609- 494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org.  The subject is 10 Thousand Saints by Eleanor Henderson.  Donation, $5.

 

July 24 through August 25

  • Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music at the Surflight Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave. @ Beach Ave., Beach Haven.  Directed and choreographed by Charles Abbott, with music direction by Ben Krauss, Tickets ($36-$54) are available by calling 609-492-9477 or at www.surflight.org.

 

Wednesday, July 25

  • “Mastering the Metaphor” Writers Workshop  10am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.  Author Sandy Gingras presents the program.
  • Mah Jong Tournament  11am-4pm at the Jewish Community Center of LBI, 24th Street & Long Beach Blvd., Spray Beach.  609-492-4090 or www.jccoflbi.org. Preregistration is required.  All are welcome.
  • Kids 2K Race 6:30pm at Bayview Park, 68th St. & Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach.  Presented by DQ Productions. Register at www.dqtridu.com.
  • Splash & Dash Swim/Run Duathlons  6:30pm at Bayview Park, 68th St. & Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach.  Presented by DQ Productions. Register at www.dqtridu.com.
  • Marine Mammals & Sea Turtles 7pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.  Representatives of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center give a hands-on, interactive program.  Call to register or visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org

 

Wednesday, July 25 – Monday, August 20

  • Art Exhibition:  Aspects of Summer at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies. (609- 494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.orgReception:  Sunday, July 29, 5pm-7pm.
  • Past Times Bluegrass Band 7:30pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.  Call to register 609-494-2480 or visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org. Attendees should bring seating for this outdoor concert.
  • Catch a Rising Star All Star Shows – Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling 8pm at the Surf light Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave. @ Beach Ave., Beach Haven.  Visit www.surflight.org for schedule and ticket prices.

 

Thursday, July 26

  • Jedi Academy 2pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.  Children ages 5 and older are invited to learn how to be a master Jedi.  Call to register or visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org

 

Friday, July 27

  • Reading Isn’t Ruff 11am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City (609-494-2480).  A therapy dog is waiting for beginning readers to come read to him/her.
  • Women’s Stand-Up Paddleboard Challenge 5pm-9pm at Bayview Park, 68th St. & Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach.  The event benefits autism awareness.  Registration, 4pm; race starts at 6pm.  Visit islandsurf-sail.com for more information.
  • Date Night in the Food Studio:  Off the Hook 6pm-9:30pm at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies. (609- 494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org.  Thomas J. Scangarello shows how to prepare an impressive 4-course meal from start to finish.  Fee per couple:  member, $100; nonmember, $130.  Registration required one week in advance.

 

Saturday, July 28

  • Art Show and Sale 10am-3:30pm at Barnegat Lighthouse State Park, Broadway, Barnegat Light.  (609-494-2016 or friendsofblsp@comcast.net)  Local artists present their work (oil, watercolor, photography and other mediums) for sale.  The Friends of Barnegat Light State Park and Pine Shores Art Association host the event.
  • Super Saturdays:  Sand Castles & Seascapes 10am-12pm at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies. (609- 494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org.  The class is designed for ages 6-11.  Fees:  $20, Member; $25, non-Member.
  • Third Annual Mile Swim 6:30 start between 29th & 13th Street beaches, Barnegat Light.  Benefits BLBP-benefits BLBP

 

Sunday, July 29

  • Viking Village Art & Craft Show 10am-4:30pm at 19th & Bayview, Barnegat Light.  (609-361-7008 or visit www.vikingvillage.net).  70+ vendors offer art, jewelry, photography, decoys and much, much more!!  Rain or Shine. 

 

 

COMING SOON…

Monday, July 30

  • Raptor Rapture  2pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City (609-494-2480).  Children 5 and older are invited to learn about falconry and see live birds.  Call to register or, visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org.
  • Not in a Tuscan Villa  7pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City (609-494-2480). Authors John & Nancy Petralia share about their experiences living in Italy for a year.  Call to register or, visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org.
  • Catch a Rising Star All Star Shows Judy Gold’s “My Life as a Sitcom” 8pm at the Surf light Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave. @ Beach Ave., Beach Haven.  Visit www.surflight.org for schedule and ticket prices.

 

Monday, July 30 – Friday August 3

  • Van Grow Art Instruction Summer Art Camp 9am to 11:30am at Sunset Park, Harvey Cedars. Explore various art mediums: drawing, painting, sculpture, 3d design, weaving, fabric art and learn about famous artists. Students will leave with 4-6 finished projects and greater understanding of art. Call/email for registration forms/info (973) 541-1939 or vincentvangrow@yahoo.com

 

Wednesday, August 1

  • Seashore Open House Tour 10:30am-430pm (609-494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org)  LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies, hosts the tour, featuring 7 homes that capture the history and architecture of the island.  Tickets:  advance, $40; day of tour, $45.
  • NJ Birds & Beyond  7pm at NJ Maritime History Museum, 528 Dock Rd., Beach Haven (609-492-0202 or www.MuseumofNJMH.com)  Susan Purer of the Southern Ocean Birding Group presents her new book.
  • Barnegat Lighthouse Full Moon Night Climb & Campfire 7pm-9:30pm at Lighthouse Park, Broadway, Barnegat Light  Ocean County Parks & Recreation and Barnegat Lighthouse State Park sponsor the event.  The lighthouse is open for those who wish to climb.  Attendees should bring blankets and beach chairs, plus marshmallows and sticks, if desired.  Limited beach wheelchair access is available with advance notice of 48 hours.  Admission is free.  First come, first served.
  • StarLab Portable Planetarium   7pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.  Children 10 and older are invited.  Call to register (609-494-2480) or visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org.

 

Thursday, August 2

  • Sand Sculpting Contest 2pm on the beach at 25th & Ocean, Barnegat Light.  Get creative, wet and sandy.
  • Night Owls  3pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City (609-494-2480). Children 5 and older are invited to hear fun stories about owls, and then dress up like them!  Face paint is used.   Call to register or, visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org.
  • Free Outdoor Concerts No Discipline 7:30pm at 10th & Bayview Boat Ramp, Barnegat Light.  Bring a chair.  In case of rain moves to Firehouse 10th & Central

 

Friday, August 3

  • Summer Splash!  Drop-in Craft  2:30pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City (609-494-2480). The activity is for children of all ages.
  • Summer Surf Movie Series – Walking on Water7pm at Zion Lutheran Church, 18th & Central, Barnegat Light.  Admission is free. Bring your own snacks.
    • August 31st: Dark Fall.

 

Saturday, August 4

  • Beach Blast Party 4pm-10pm at the Surf City Firehouse, 713 Long Beach Blvd., Surf City.  Live music, children’s activities, food, beverages and more!  Rain date:  Aug. 11.

 

Sunday, August 5

  • Viking Village Antique & Collectible Show 9am-5pm at 19th & Bay, Barnegat Light.  Over 60 Dealers fantastic finds and fun.  Rain or Shine,  Info at www.theseawife.com

 

Saturday, August 11

  • Dart for Art, 6:00-8:00pm at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies (609-494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org). Connect with artists and art lovers! Enjoy delicious hors d’oevres and beverages at this annual fundraiser which features a fine art lottery where everyone wins! Come meet the artists who created and donated the wonderful artwork. We are accepting donations of artwork so you can still be a part of the exhibit in the Blai Gallery and online. Please bring or send your work to the LBIF by August 1st, ready to display.  Sponsorships are also available. For more details, contact Marianne at (609)-494-1241 ext. 108 or e-mail at development@lbifoundation.org.

 

Monday, August 13 – Friday, August 31

  • Down By The Bay Day Camp at Harvey Cedars Bible Conference, 12 Cedars Ave.  (609-494-5689). The camp is for ages 7-12.  And each week we provide: * Snacks * Indoor-Pool time * Open Gym * “Healthy Choices” segment * Reading Time.  Call to register.
    • WEEK 1 (August 13-17) WILD & WACKY SCIENCE – Water games, team-building, marine science.  $100/week OR $25/day
    • WEEK 2 (August 20-24) PUSH THE ROCK SPORTS CAMP – Basketball, volleyball, Frisbee, soccer.  $125/week OR $35/day (T-shirts provided)
    • WEEK 3 (August 27-31) ARTS CAMP – Drama, sketching, jewelry, cool take-homes  $100/week OR $25/day

 

Friday, August 31

  • Summer Surf Movie Series: Dark Fall 7pm at Zion Lutheran Church, 18th & Central, Barnegat Light.  Admission is free. Bring your own snacks.

 

 

COMEDY / THEATER

  • Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music at the Surflight Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave. @ Beach Ave., Beach Haven.  Directed and choreographed by Charles Abbott, with music direction by Ben Krauss, Tickets ($36-$54) are available by calling 609-492-9477 or at www.surflight.org. (July 24 – Auguat 25)
  • Surflight Theatre’s 2012 season continues with  an all-new and entirely original musical comedy Once Upon A Time in New Jersey (it’s “The Sopranos” meets “Happy Days”) (August 28 – September 15), Steel Magnolias (September 19 – October 7), the long-running hit revue I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change (touted as “Seinfeld set to music”) (October 10 – 21), Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park (October 24 – November 4), and Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (November 23 – December 21).
  • Catch a Rising Star All Star Shows at the Surflight Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave. @ Beach Ave., Beach Haven:
    • Wednesday, July 25 @ 8pm – Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling
    • Monday, July 30 @ 8pm – Judy Gold’s “My Life as a Sitcom”
    • Wednesday, August 1 – Mike Marino and Jeff “Fat Rat” Pirrami.

Visit www.surflight.org for schedule and ticket prices.

  •  “Annie the Musical” at the Surflight Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave. @ Beach Ave., Beach Haven.  Call 609-492-9477 or visit www.surflight.org for schedule and prices.
  • Children’s Theater 8pm at the Surflight Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave. @ Beach Ave., Beach Haven.  Call 609-492-9477 or visit www.surflight.org for specific dates and times.  Tickets:  $12.50 & $15. “Peter Pan & Captain Hook”, June 30-August 3; “The Tale of the Little Mermaid”, July 1-August 10.
  • Family Theater at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies (609-494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org).  Admission, $5.  Tuesday at 7pm.  July 24, Penguin Pointers; July 31, Wizards – the Race Around the World; August 7, Little Red Riding Hood; August 14, Wonderful World of Reptiles; August 21, Sundown on Sycamore Street; August 28, Comedy Cascade Circus.

 

 

WEEKLY CONCERTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Free Outdoor Concerts:

  • Island Branch of the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City.  Call to register 609-494-2480 or visit www.theoceancountylibrary.orgJuly 25  Past times Bluegrass Band.  Attendees should bring seating.
  • Concerts on the Green, Veterans Bicentennial Park, Beach Ave., between Engleside Ave. & Amber St., Beach Haven.  7:30pm.  If inclement weather, help at LBI Historical Association Museum, Engleside & Beach Aves.  July 25  Jimmy & The Parrots; Aug. 1  The Kootz; Aug. 8  Jersey Gold
  • Sunset Park, West Salem Ave., Harvey Cedars. 7pm-9pm  July 25 Eleven ElevenAug. 1, Verdict; Aug. 8, Facedown; Aug. 15, Innervisions
  • 10th and Bayview, Boat Ramp, Barnegat Light.  7:30pm.  If rain, Concert moves to Firehouse at 10th & Central:  July 26, The Following; August 2, No Discipline; August 16, The Kootz  7:30 pm

 

Live Entertainment (call for more info):

  • Bayberry Inn: 609-494-8848
  • Buckalew’s Tavern & Restaurant: 609-492-1065
  • Daddy O: 609-494-1300
  • The Gateway: 609-494-1661
  • Nardi’s Tavern: 609-492-9538
  • Terrace Tavern and TT Crab Shack: 609-492-9751

 

ARTIST OPPORTUNITIES

  • Indoor Art Exhibit planned for August 21 through September 30 at the Long Beach Island Historical Museum, Beach Haven. Paintings must depict Beach Haven Historical site. 30 percent commission to raise funds for the association. Contact Carol Freas at 609-294-0281
  • Seeking Artists: The Jewish Community Center of LBI seeks artists to sign up for its Aug. 19 show at the new Center in Spray Beach. Call Nita Shapiro at 609-494-4525.
  • Seeking Artists: The Friends of Barnegat Lighthouse State Park in cooperation with Pine Shores Art Association seeks artists for its July 28 show at the Lighthouse. Call 609-489-9017
  • Dart for Art: August 11, 6:00-8:00pm at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies.  Enjoy delicious hors d’oevres and beverages at this annual fundraiser which features a fine art lottery where everyone wins! Come meet the artists who created and donated the wonderful artwork. We are accepting donations of artwork so you can still be a part of the exhibit in the Blai Gallery and online. Please bring or send your work to the LBIF by August 1st, ready to display.  Sponsorships are also available. For more details, contact Marianne at (609)-494-1241 ext. 108 or e-mail at development@lbifoundation.org.

 

ONGOING PROGRAMS & EVENTS

  • Summer Surf Movie Series:  7pm at Zion Lutheran Church, 18th & Central, Barnegat Light.  Admission is free. Bring your own snacks.
    • July 6thSoul Surfer
    • August 3rd: Walking on Water,
    • August 31st: Dark Fall.
  • …through August 31 Summer Camp Programs for Ages 3 to 16 Monday to Friday, 9am to noon at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies (609-494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org). Nature studies, creative arts and crafts, marine biology and tennis are some of the offerings.
  • ….through July 16 National Juried Competition: Digital Works, at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies (609-494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org).
  • …through August 2 Faculty Exhibition at LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies (609-494-1241 or www.lbifoundation.org). Creations by LBIF Faculty Members are on display and available for sale.
  • Bike Registration Program: to reduce bicycle theft and expedite return of stolen bikes, LBI police departments have started a free program for visitors and residents to register bikes. Call for Information: Beach Haven 492-0505; Harvey Cedars 494-3036; Long Beach Township & Barnegat Light 494-3322; Ship Bottom 494-1518 and at Walters Bicycles during business hours; Surf City 494-8121 Blvd., Loveladies.
  • Barnegat Lighthouse: The #2 tourism destination in the State Of New Jersey is open on weekends!
  • Classes & Activities Offered: LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences. Classes vary from learning new languages to art mediums and sports lessons. Call 609-494-1241 for more information and registration.
  • Register for Summer Activities at St. Francis Center, 47th St. & Long Beach Blvd. Brant Beach. (609-494-8861 or www.stfranciscenterlbi.com) Just a few of the offerings are swimming, basketball, lacrosse, fitness and ballroom dancing. Registration begins June 4.

 

HEALTH & LIVING WELL

  • LBI Health Department: Flu Shots: Offered by Appointment, please call 609-492-1212; Shingles Vaccine: Please call 609-492-1212 to speak with a public health nurse to make an appointment or for more information.
  • Child & Adolescent Health Programs: Physical exams and immunizations are available for infants and children through age 18 at the LBI Health Department. Call 609-492-1212.
  • Adult Health Promotion: LBI Health Department provides blood pressure screening plus health education on diet, medication and risk factors for diabetes, cardiovascular disease and breast, cervical & colon/rectal cancer.
    • Beach Haven Borough Hall (492-0111) 10am-11am on the 1st Monday of each month
    • Island Branch Ocean County Library, Surf City (494-3064) 11am-12pm on the 1st Tuesday of each month
    • Harvey Cedars Police Dept. (494-2843) 9:30am-10:30am on the 3rd Tuesday of each month
    • Barnegat Light Borough Hall (494-9196) 11am-12pm on the 3rd Tuesday of each month
    • LBI Health Dept. (361-1000 or 492-1212) 10am-11am on the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month.
  • St. Francis Senior Services: Outreach workers are available to assist with a variety of senior needs. Call 609-494-8861 for more information.

 

WORSHIP

  • Grace Calvary Church in Ship Bottom – 609-494-7777
  • Holy Innocents’ Episcopal Church in Beach Haven – 609-492-7571 or 609-492-2108
  • Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Brant Beach – 609-494-6888
  • Island Baptist Church in Beach Haven – 609-492-7584
  • Jewish Community Center of Long Beach Island in Spray Beach -609-492-4090 on Friday Shabbat Services: 7:30 PM
  • Kynett United Methodist Church of Beach Haven – 609-492-0421
  • St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Brant Beach – 609-494-8813 http://www.stfrancisparishlbi.org/
  • St. Peter’s at the Light Episcopal Church in Barnegat Light – 609-494-2398 on June 3rd Sunday -two services start 8am & 10am
  • Terrace United Methodist Church in Beach Haven Terrace – 609-492-9843
  • Zion Lutheran Church in Barnegat Light – 609-494-8676

FOR YOUR INTEREST

  • Seedling Sale: Offered by the Garden Club of LBI: A variety of seedlings, grass, and fertilizer tabs. Call 609-494-5791 or visit www.thegardencluboflbi.com for more details.
  • Food Donations Needed: The St. Francis Food Pantry is accepting donations of non-perishable foods as well as detergents, soaps, and shampoo.
  • Beach Haven Community Arts Program’s Commemorative Bricks: Bricks are placed in the paths at Veterans’ Bicentennial Park in Beach Haven. Donations are $50 and order forms are available at the Beach Haven Library, borough hall, Uncle Will’s Pancake House, or call 609-492-8362.