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Surf City Volunteer Fire Co. and the LIFS Team Up for Dinner and Movie Night Out

By Pattie McIntyre | November 29, 2022

The Surf City Volunteer Fire Co. and the Lighthouse International Film Society are teaming up to offer a dinner and movie night out on Thursday, Dec. 8 at the Surf City Firehouse. The festivities will begin at 6:30 with a chili cook-off and tasting with beef, chicken and vegan offerings prepared by Surf City firefighters. They’ll also serve cornbread and Read more […]

Ugly Christmas Sweater Run

By Pattie McIntyre | November 29, 2022

Depending on the weather, running in a sweater isn’t always the best idea. But whether you have a hideous looking sweater or some other funky getup, the place to be on the second Saturday of December is the Ugly Christmas Sweater Run. The main race will begin at 9:30 a.m., and walkers and strollers are welcome. The start/finish line will Read more […]

Tuckerton Seaport Hosts Santa Saturdays

By Pattie McIntyre | November 29, 2022

Join us for Santa Saturdays! Come meet Santa & Mrs Claus and take your photo with them. A member of the Seaport crew will be available to capture the memory for you with your camera or phone, allowing your entire family to be in the photos. Tickets: $25 per family (not per child) Tickets are available online: tuckertonseaport.org/booknow then click Read more […]

The Barnegat Quakers Host Open House

By Pattie McIntyre | November 29, 2022

The Barnegat Quakers (Religious Society of Friends) is hosting an open house. Guests can enjoy refreshments and receive complimentary stocking stuffers. The group meets on Sundays for silent worship from 10 to 11 a.m. For more information, visit barnegatquakers.org

Southern Ocean Chamber of Commerce Holds Economic Outlook Breakfast

By Pattie McIntyre | November 29, 2022

Jump start 2023 with the Economic Outlook Breakfast – featuring Keynote Joel Naroff, PHD, of Econsult Solutions and Melanie Willoughby, Executive Director of NJ Business Action Center. Attendees will hear trends for post-Covid Labor issues, Tech and Small Business Grants as well as Renewable Energy Incentives. Join us for this premiere business event with check in beginning at 8 a.m. and Read more […]

Family Promise of Southern Ocean County Hosts Family & Pet Photos with Santa

By Pattie McIntyre | November 29, 2022

Please join Family Promise of Southern Ocean County for family & pet photos with Santa The pictures will be delivered digitally for a $20 donation. The Mainland will also donate $1 to Family Promise SOC for every special sold during the month of November and December. So stay for lunch after your visit with Santa.

After Party: a Mystery Escape Room at Lacey Library

By Pattie McIntyre | November 28, 2022

After the party’s over can you solve the mystery? Ages 12-18. Register online at theoceancountylibrary.org, in person or call 609-693-8566.

New Year’s Eve Family Dance Party at the Lacey Library

By Pattie McIntyre | November 28, 2022

Ring in the New Year at this family-friendly dance party with crafts, snacks and a silent scavenger hunt. Be sure to wear your dancing shoes. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lacey Library. Register online at theoceancountylibrary.org, in person or call 609-693-8566.

Cultural History Night: Kwanzaa at the Lacey Library

By Pattie McIntyre | November 28, 2022

Kwanzaa: A Cultural Celebration (NR) 30 min.

Lacey Library Offers Kids Cook: Latkes

By Pattie McIntyre | November 28, 2022

Kids Cook: Latkes Ages 7-12. Register online at theoceancountylibrary.org, in person or call 609-693-8566.