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Both locations (Ship Bottom & Manahawkin) will offer one free donut for each customer free of charge. (One donut per person, and must be present) Beach Haven location re-opens May 2018Find out more »
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 Easter Foam Eggs - March 10 Easter Characters - March 17 Yarn Chicks - March 24 Easter Treat Bags - March 31 Spring Kite for 6 and up, Spring Windsock ages 3-8 April 7 Tissue Paper Mache…Find out more »
Target Hatchimals and Annie's invite your family to this free in-store event. Kids can pick up a basket, decorate it at our craft table, and join the storewide hunt for Hatchimals CollEGGtibles and treats.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. All story times unless otherwise noted begin at 11 am Little Blue Truck's Springtime Storytime Saturday March 24, 2018 11:00 AM Celebrate the beauty of springtime with Little Blue Truck. Young fans…Find out more »
Hop on down to Boscov’s Easter Eggstravaganza at our Tom's River location on Saturday March 24th 11 am-3 pm! All children 12 and under are invited to Hop Along the Boscov’s Bunny Trail for special holiday themed treats and prizes while supplies last. Enjoy games, crafts, and photos with the Boscov’s Bunny all while supporting March of Dimes!Find out more »
Please join The Exchange Club of Beach Haven as we celebrate the season with our Annual Easter Egg Hunt. The Egg Hunt starts PROMPTLY at 12:00 pm, so make sure to be early. Children 10 & under can meet the Easter Bunny and get their Easter Candy.Find out more »
Mayor Carmen Amato and Berkeley Township Recreation present our Annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 24th at 1 pm sharp. Veterans Park, Rain or Shine Prizes in each category: Special Needs, ages 3 & under, ages 4 & 5, ages 6 & 7, ages 8 & up. Bring a basket for eggs.Find out more »
FREE Easter Egg hunt! Where: Main Street Alliance Church, 1000 N Main Street, Manahawkin, NJ When: Saturday, March 24, 1 pm What: Easter Egg Hunt, food, fun games for kids and familiesFind out more »
In 1735, Mother Leeds was about to deliver her thirteenth child. Feeling tired and weary of the burden, she cursed the unborn child. According to the folklore, she gave birth to the devil’s child at their home in the Pine Barrens. Today, the tale of Jersey Devil is often discussed as just that – a tale. However, during the time of the fabled Jersey Devil’s reign of terror, South Jersey residents were truly frightened. How the accounts were reported on…Find out more »
In honor of St Patrick's Day, the Albert Music Hall in Waretown is hosting an Irish Show! 7:30pm Devrin Academy Irish Step Dancers 8:00pm Ballyhaunis Irish Band 8:30pm Church Street Revival 9:00pm River Drivers 10:00pm-11:00pm Hard Road Travelers March 24th, 2018 from 7:30pm - 11:00pm Enjoy Irish step dancers from the Devrin Academy Irish Step Dancers. The dancers will be wearing authentic dance attire.Find out more »