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Free Water Ice at Rita’s


Free italian ice all day! For New Jersey locations please visit their website.

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9:30 am

Story Time at Belmar Library

March 20 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

Belmar Public Library, 517 10th Avenue
Belmar, NJ United States

Join us for a weekly story time on Wednesdays from 9:30 - 10:30.

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10:00 am

Dairy Queen Free Cone Day

March 20 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

#FreeConeDay is coming to Dairy Queen on Wednesday, March 20th. Get your first taste of summer on the first day of spring with one free small vanilla cone* and help support children and families fighting devastating illness and injury. During #FreeConeDay, participating DQ stores will accept donations to local Children’s Miracle Network® hospital, Children's Specialized...

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3:30 pm

Lego Club at Bradley Beach Library

March 20 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 27, 2019

Bradley Beach Library Bradley Beach, NJ United States

Come play on our amazing Lego table every Wednesday!

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4:15 pm

Schoolage Story Time – Howell

March 20 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on February 20, 2019 at 4:15pm

One event on March 6, 2019 at 4:15pm

One event on March 20, 2019 at 4:15pm

One event on April 3, 2019 at 4:15pm

One event on April 10, 2019 at 4:15pm

Howell Library, 218 Old Tavern Road
Howell, NJ United States
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Contact: 732-938-2300 Grades K and Up. Snacks served. Please let the Librarian know if your child has food allergies. February 13 - Valentine's Day - Craft Fun and engaging Valentines for your loved ones beautiful and memorable February 20 - President's Day - Craft Cute and fun;easy and educational Abe Lincoln and George Washington March...

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St. Patrick’s Day Story Time & Craft at Howell Library

March 20 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Howell Library, 218 Old Tavern Road
Howell, NJ United States
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March 20 - The Night Before St. Patrick's Day - Craft . Paint a Shamrock

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5:00 pm

Junior Baykeeper Kids Open House – Matawan

March 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
NY/NJ Baykeeper, 30 Washington Street
Matawan, NJ 07735 United States

Get your "Junior Baykeeper" on and join our team for some hands-on learning and fun! Get your hands wet inside our cool touch tanks, paint some awesome seashells, play the "Web of Life," "Go Fishing" and other exciting games! Light refreshments served. RSVP recommended! For more info and to sign up for this free event,...

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5:30 pm

Spring Equinox Walk – Sandy Hook

March 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Building 18, 18 Hartshorne Dr
Highlands, NJ 07732 United States

Called the equinox because it’s one of two days in the year when daylight and darkness agree to equally share the 24 hours in a day. Truth or myth - you can balance a raw egg on its end. Not sure, but it’s a great day for an early evening walk on the Hook. Meet...

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