LBI Goings On This Week

Dated: 07/05/2011

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The Weekly LBI Events Are Courtesy Of The LBI Business Alliance. Happy Summer!!! Enjoy our Island and these great events!! Tuesday July 5th: 1. Chinese Brush Painting: 9:30am-3:30pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Price varies for members and non-members, call 609-494-1241 for more information. 2. Tuesdays in the Township: Free events July 7th-Sept 6th, including a guided fun run, bike ride, and evening concert. Visit www.longbeachtownship.com for more information. 3. Mosaic Rings: 10-11:30am at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Price varies for members and non-members, call 609-494-1241 for more information. 4. Free Outdoor Concert: 7-9pm at Bayview Park in Brant Beach. Bring you beach chair or blanket to sit on. 5. A Van Grow Art Instruction Summer Camp: through July 8th, 9am-11:30am in Sunset Park, Harvey Cedars. Children are helped in exploring a variety of art mediums and creating great projects. Call 973-541-1939 for registration information. Wednesday July 6th: 1. Free Concert: 7:30pm at Veterans Bicentennial Park on Engleside Avenue in Beach Haven. Featuring The Carnaby Street Band with pop music from the 70s. In case of bad weather, the concert will move across the street inside at the LBI Historical Association Museum. 2. Shellfish, Indians, Baymen and Pirates: The Barnegat Bay Heritage: 10am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Register by calling 609-494-2480. 3. Wednesdays Jump In and Swim: South Jersey Running & Traithalon sponsors free instructed 1/4 mile fun swim at Bayview Park in Brant Beach. 6am, Wednesdays through August 31st. 4. Family Bingo: 7pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Please call to register, 609-494-2480. 5. Assistant Commissioner for Economic Growth and Green Energy at the Department of Environmental Protection Michele N. Siekerka presents at 7pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. 6. Penning Your Past in Poetry: a Narrative Journal. Gail Fishman Gerwin leads the class at the LBI Foundation of the arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Cost of participation varies. Call 609-494-1241 for more information. 6. Memoir Reading: Sugar and Sand: 3-4pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Gail Fishman Gerwin reads from and discusses her memoir. Call 609-494-1242 for more information. 7. Children's Story Hour: 10:30am at the Beach Haven Library on Third Street in Beach Haven. Children ages 3-8 are welcome, call 609-492-7081 for more information. Thursday July 7th: 1. Bead Happy Hour: 5-8pm at Just Bead It in North Beach Haven. Come and learn new beading techniques and make cool spring jewelry! Call 609-492-2323 for more information. 2. Barnegat Bay Day & Go Green Expo: Noon-4pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Facepainting, t-shirt printing, alternative energy presentations and more. For more information call 609-494-1241. 3. Thursday Bay Days: June 30 thru August. Bayview Park, 68th St. & Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach. ReClam the Bay program, 10am; water seining with Alliance for a Living Ocean, 11am; guided kayak ecotour, 2pm. For more information visit http://www.longbeachtownship.com/ 4. Flea Market: 9am-3pm at the Ship Bottom Boat Ramp on Shore Avenue. More than 50 vendors are expected. 5. Lunchtime Movie: 12 noon at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Attendees are welcome to bring their lunch. Call 609-494-2480 for more information. 6. Reading Isn't Ruff: 11am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. A therapy dog is present for beginner readers to come read to it. Call 609-494-2480 for more information. Friday July 8th: 1. Date Night in the Food Studio: From the Farm: 6:30pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Learn to prepare a 4-course meal from start to finish. Prices vary based on membership. Call 609-494-1241 to register, deadline is 1 week prior to event. 2. Silent Auction, Wine & Cheese Social: 6-9pm at the Surf City Firehouse. Minimum age to attend is 21, tickets are $5 in advance $8 at the door. Call 609-494-8704 for more information. 3. Friday Fun Days: July 1 thru August. Bayview Park, 68th St. & Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach. Watersports are featured beginning at 5pm. Standup-paddleboard races, windsurfing contest, and "anything that floats" competition. Participants should bring their boards. For more information visit http://www.longbeachtownship.com/ 4. "You Look Swell" Surf Film Premier: 8-11pm at Farias' Surf n Sport in Ship Bottom. Features local athletes. Call 609-494-7368 for more information. 5. Culture Crafts: 2pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. A drop-in activity for all ages. Call 609-494-2480 for more information. Saturday July 9th: 1. Yard & Bake Sale: 8am-1pm at Kynett United Methodist Church of Beach Haven, 217 Centre Street & Beach Ave. Call 609-492-0421 for more information. 2. July 9 & 10: Summer Art Show & Sale: Saturday 9:30am-4pm, Sunday 9:30am-2pm at the St. Francis Center in Brant Beach. More than 30 artists will be on display, admission is free. Call 609-494-8861 for more information. 3. Back to Nature: Clay Vessels. 10am-5pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. For teens, price varies, call 609-494-1241 for more information.
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Kim Pileggi

Greetings from Long Beach Island! I am a full time real estate agent specializing in LBI sales and summer rentals, servicing all of LBI and the surrounding mainland communities. I have earned several ....

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