What the New Year Brings to LBI

Dated: 12/26/2011

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WISHING YOU ALL A HAPPY, HEALTHY NEW YEAR!!!

 

Wednesday December 28th:   

1. Starlab
:  A Portable Planetarium  at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City.  Suitable for ages 5 to adult.  Space is limited, call 609-494-2480 to register.

 


Ongoing Events: 

Barnegat Lighthouse is Open: The # 2 tourism destination in the State Of New Jersey is open on weekends and has reported a "full parking lot" and a great number of visitors in the past few weekends.   

 

 "Watercolors: A Visual Story":  December 6 - January 31 at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City.  Watercolor paintings by Pine Shores Art Assn. students of Carol Freas are exhibited.  Call 609-494-2480 for more information.

Mah Jong:  Wednesdays from 1-3pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library In Surf City.  Some previous experience is required.  Call 609-494-2480 for more information.

Food Donations Needed:  The St. Francis Food Pantry in Brant Beach is accepting donations of non-perishable foods as well as detergents, soaps, and shampoo.


Classes & Activities Offered:  at the 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.

Fiction Writers Group:  Forming in Beach Haven:  Meets 2 Thursdays per month from 5:30pm-7:30pm.  Call Debi for more information 856-912-1369.

 
Coming Soon:
 
January 2 and 16: 
Brain Games:  1pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City.  Call 609-494-2480 to register.

 
January 3:  Free Blood Pressure Screening:  11am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City.  No appointment necessary.

January 3 and 17: 
Adult Writers Group: 1-3pm at Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Call 609-494-2480 to register.

January 4:   
Make Mini Rocket Composter  4pm at Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Call 609-494-2480 Drop-in activity for all ages.

January 5: 
American Red Cross Bloodmobile:  2-7pm at St. Francis Church Hall in Brant Beach.

January 5: 
Music & Movement:  10:30am at
the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City.  Ages 2-6.

January 9: 
Friends of the Library Meet:  10am at Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Call 609-494-2480  All are welcome.

January 10: 
Movie Classic:  "The Big Sleep"  2pm at Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Call to register 609-494-2480

January 11: 
Book Discussion:  Between Georgia by Joshilyn Jackson, 7pm at Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Call 609-494-2480

 

Health and Living Well on LBI


Flu Shots Offered by Appointment:  At the LBI Health Department in Haven Beach.  Call 609-492-1212 to make appointment.

Zostavax Shingles Vaccine offered by appointment at the LBI Health Department in Haven Beach.  Call 609-492-1212 to make appointment.

St. Francis Senior Services:  Outreach workers are available to assist with a variety of senior needs.  Call 609-294-1197 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 for more information.
 
-  Well Baby Clinic:  at the LBI Health Department in Haven Beach.  Call 609-361-1000 ex 250 or 609-492-1212 for appointment and information.


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.

-  LBI Woodcarvers Association:  meets 2nd Wednesday of every month at 7:30pm.  Call 609-296-5606 for location.


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St. Francis Community Pool Donations Sought:  Send to St. Francis Swimming Pool Fund, 4700 Long Beach Blvd. Brant Beach, NJ 08008.

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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.

 

Ongoing classes at the LBI Foundationof the Arts & Sciences.  Visit http://www.lbifoundation.org/ for schedule and more information.

New Members Wanted:  The St. Francis Guild invites all interested in knitting, crochet, quilting, and/or other crafts to participate.  Meets Wednesdays from 10am-2pm at the St. Francis Center in Brant Beach.  Call Lenore Kane at 609-494-7330 for more information. 

 



Worship on Long Beach Island

-  Grace Calvary Church in Ship Bottom - 609-494-7777
  
  - Sunday, Jan. 1 8:30 and 10:30am

-  Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church in Beach Haven - 609-492-7571 or 609-492-2108
"It's not just about the journey, it's about the love we want to share with you...Join us at Holy Innocents'  Episcopal Church, Marine Street  in Beach Haven this Christmas season." Fr. Frank Crumbaugh, Rector/ 609-492-7271/office. 

     -  Sunday, 1 January, 9:30am - a regular Sunday service providing an opportunity to keep Holy Name and begin the new year in prayer. 

-  Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Brant Beach - 609-494-6888

-  Island Baptist Church in Beach Haven - 609-492-7584
  
  - Sunday, Jan. 1 10:00am

-  Jewish Community Center of Long Beach Island - 609-492-4090

 Please Note: JCC Shabbat Services are Friday evening at 7:30 PM at St.Thomas of Villanova Church in Surf City while the New Synagogue is being built. 

 -  Kynett United Methodist Church of Beach Haven - 609-492-0421

-  St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Brant Beach - 609-494-8813

-  St. Peter's at the Light Episcopal Church in Barnegat Light - 609-494-2398
  
  - Sunday, Jan. 1 10am

-  Terrace United Methodist Church in Beach Haven Terrace - 609-492-9843

-  Zion Lutheran Church in Barnegat Light - 609-494-8676



Weekly Entertainment and Performances Found At:


-  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)


Have a public event on LBI that you would like to post? 
Email us at njlbi@njlbi.com
Have a great week!!

 

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