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Upcoming Events › Monmouth County Events
Check your local Michaels store for participation $2 or $5 PER PROJECT, SUPPLIES INCLUDED. Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project. Sign up in store or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises. 10 AM - 12 PM Mothers Day Card May 5 Flower Bouquet May 12 Pineapple Craft May 19 Flamingo Craft May 26 Sloth Craft June 2 Cactus Project June 9 Father's Day Card June 16 Bug Project June 23 Sun Catcher/Ornament…Find out more »
Barnes & Noble's Upcoming Events for Kids Keep this list handy as we will be updating it monthly. While these events should be happening at all Barnes & Nobles stores unless noted otherwise we do recommend you do check with your local store to confirm. Llama Llama Loves to Read Storytime Saturday May 05, 2018 11:00 AM Llama Llama is becoming a reader and can't wait to show his mother everything he's learned. Join us…Find out more »
On May 26, 2018 at 11am, please join the American Legion Post #143 and the community of Highlands for the annual Memorial Day Parade. Downtown Highlands will be filled with American Flags, marchers, pipe bands, veteran groups and spectators all coming out to support and remember those soldiers that gave it all to defend this great country. This year the Parade Committee has asked local hometown hero Tim Hallgring to be the 2018 Grand Marshal and lead the parade down…Find out more »
MEMORIAL DAY PARADE, SATURDAY, MAY 26TH. Union Beach Memorial Day Parade will be held on Saturday, May 26th assemble at Boro Hall 12 noon step off at 1PM. Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, Brownies, Little League, Girls Softball, Soccer teams, are all invited to honor those who gave their all in defense of our country. Call 732.620.2339 for more info. Our Grand Marshall will be former Union Beach Cheif of police Mike (Mickey) Ennis.Find out more »
Memorial Day Celebration Event Date: Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm Concert by Deep Six followed by Fireworks. Co-Sponsored by Leggetts (rain date 5/27)Find out more »
New Jersey's Largest Growing Farmers & Artisans Market. Kick Off On Mother's Day! Shop with 50 + Local Farmers, Artists, Food Makers & more! Live music at every market Kids activities Food Demos Craft Demos Animal Rescues So Much More!Find out more »
L.O.L Surprise! Trading Event Bring your doubles to trade with friends! This event is free! Every Sunday from 1pm to 2pmFind out more »
Keyport Memorial Day Parade Sunday, May 27th, at 1pm (begins Front Street and American Legion DriveFind out more »
Lineup at New Point Comfort Fire Company on Carr Avenue beginning at 12:30 Kickoff at 1:30 From NPC to Center Center to Main Main to Church Church to Carr Ends at the American LegionFind out more »
Memorial Day ObservanceFREE 2 p.m. Monmouth Battlefield State Park, Visitor Center (732) 462-9616 Sponsor: The Friends of Monmouth Battlefield State Park ADA accessible.Find out more »
Come out with your friends, and family to watch the parade. If you have any questions, please contact theRecreation Department at 732.566.3898. Parade steps off from St. Clement's MATAWAN’s MEMORIAL DAY PARADE Sunday May 27th 2 pmFind out more »
MEMORIAL DAY PARADE AND CEREMONY The Memorial Day Parade will commence at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, May 28th at Willow and Parker Avenues. The parade will proceed to Memorial Park with ceremonies beginning at 9 a.m. The Parade is held rain or shine but in the event of heavy rain the ceremony will be held in Borough Hall.Find out more »