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Dated: 08/22/2011

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The Weekly LBI Events Are Courtesy Of The LBI Business Alliance. Celebrate the last days of August with these events!!! Monday August 22nd: 1. Monday Madness at Bayview Park: 6:30-8:30pm in Brant Beach. Event features inflatable bounce house and slide, laser tag, and more. This event also targets multi-sport enthusiasts with a sprint distance triathalon series. Call 609-549-0071 for more information about the sports training. 2. Tween Craft: Hands for Henn: 3pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. For ages 10 and older, call 609-494-2480 for more information. 3. Was it a Man-cession?: 7pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Program explores whether or not women are in a better economic position than men in 2011 and more. Call 609-494-2480 for more information. Tuesday August 23rd: 1. 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. 2. Book Discussion: 7:45pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Subject is Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. Donation: $5, call 609-494-1241 for more information. 3. Puppet Show: 10am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Alliance for a Living Ocean presents the program. Adults accompanying children must also register, call 609-494-2480. 4. Story Time at Surf City Rita's: 2:30pm at Rita's Water Ice in Surf City. Children receive a free ice-custard. Call 609-494-2480 to register. 5. Wine Basket: 10am-4pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Fees vary, call 609-494-1241 for more information. Wednesday August 24th: 1. 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. 2. Family Bingo Night: 7pm at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Prizes and fun for the whole family. Call 609-494-2480 to register. 3. Garden Whimsy: 9:30am-1:30pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Kerith Creo leads this ceramics workshop. Fees vary, call 609-494-1241 for more information. 4. Glass Artisit Tari Zarka: 5-8pm at Firefly Castle in Surf City. Zarka gives a demonstration and brings a trunk sale. Call 609-361-7700 for more information. 5. The Secret Lives of Clams and Oysters: 10am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Children of all ages have the opportunity to see and touch live baby shellfish and learn all about them. Call 609-494-2480 to register. 6. Meey Author Frank Finale: 2-4pm at Wildflowers Too in Barnegat Light. Finale is the author of the Gull Series of children's books. Call 609-361-1101 for more information. 7. Wine & Cheese Party: 4-7pm at the Barnegat Light Museum on 5th St. & Central Avenue. Admission is free, call 609-494-8578 for more information. Thursday August 25th: 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. 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. Ecotours will continue the Bay Days along with kayak/paddle demos by an environmental coordinator. For more information visit http://www.longbeachtownship.com/. 3. How the Top 100 Universities Select Their Students: 10am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Steve Roy Goodman presents the program. Call 609-494-2480 to register. 4. Pirates in Our Midst: 2:30-4pm at the Barnegat Light Museum, 5th Street & Central Ave., Barnegat Light. Program includes local pirate lore, a craft project, a pirate visit & more. Donation per child $5, adults welcome. Pre-registration is required, call Judy at 609-361-1747. 5. Spotlight on Digital Cameras: Canon Rebel: 12:30-2:30pm at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Fees vary. Learn about settings, modes, metering, LCD and more. Students who have the Canon Rebel should bring it with them. Call 609-494-1241 for more information. Friday August 26th: 1. 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/ 2. Summer Soul Surf Movie: 7:30-9pm at Zion Lutheran Church in Barnegat Light. All are welcome, admission is free. Call 609-494-8676 for more information. 3. Bound by Friendship: 10:30am at the Island Branch of the Ocean County Library in Surf City. Activity is for ages 10 and older, call 609-494-2480 for more information. Saturday August 27th: 1. Lighthouse Film Society "Thank You Volunteers" event: 4-7pm in Harvey Cedars. Sunday August 28th: 1. Family Murals: 10am-12 noon at the LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences in Loveladies. Fees vary, call 609-494-1241 for more information. 2. Fundraiser for the Southern Ocean County Animal Shelter: 9am-3pm at the Surf City Firehouse. The friends of the shelter host the event, which features a bake sale, silent auction, face painting, and more. Call Connie at 609-681-0954 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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