Monmouth County ACTS

Living Well with Diabetes During the Holidays: Top Tips and Cooking Demonstration (hybrid)

LiveWell Center 200 Wyckoff Rd. Suite 1200, Eatontown, NJ

Living Well with Diabetes During the Holidays: Top Tips and Cooking Demonstration (hybrid)
Thursday, November 17| 2 -- 3 p.m.
200 Wyckoff Rd., Suite 1200, Eatontown
Join Jennifer Klein, MS, RD, and Autumn Dempsey, RN, CDE, Regional Program Coordinator for The Center for Diabetes Education at MMC/MMCSC, to discuss tips for living well with diabetes during the holidays and learn how to prepare a healthy holiday recipe in our demonstration kitchen. Open to those who have diabetes, are pre-diabetic, have a family member with diabetes, or want to support someone who does this season!
Register Here!

Veterans, Active Military, Family, and Behavioral Health Staff Virtual Webinar

Virtual (online)

Veterans, Active Military, Family,
and Behavioral Health Staff
Please join us for a special virtual webinar with resource and assistance information on
Friday, November 18th from 9:30am – 11:00am
Presenters and Agencies
Shelley Feingold, Behavioral Health Program Coordinator:
Monmouth County Division of Behavioral Health
Courtney Newman, Veteran Air Force
Heather Church-Soto, LCSW VA Suicide Prevention Coordinator:
VA Brick Community Based Outpatient Clinic
William Gardell, VSO, Service Member and Director:
Monmouth County Veterans Services
Dustin Knoblauch, LCSW Director of Community Education and Advocacy:
Mental Health Association of Monmouth
Marie Argibay-Boccasino, Social Services Program Coordinator:
Mental Health Association of Monmouth
Register in advance for this webinar:
After registering you will receive a confirmation email with Zoom link & sign-on information


Monmouth ACTS Positive Youth Development Hub Meeting

Virtual (online)

The Positive Youth Development Hub works to promote a system that supports all school age children, ensuring youth will be living in a permanent home, achieving in school, and connected […]


Thanks4Giving Special Olympics Turkey Dash & Splash

Asbury Park Convention Hall 1300 Ocean Avenue,, Asbury Park, NJ

Thanks4Giving - Turkey Dash 5K & Turkey Splash


Run in a timed event on the boardwalk through scenic Asbury Park, Ocean Grove, and Bradley Beach. Then take the Turkey Splash and prove you are Freezin' for a Reason!

*Asbury Park, NJ

• When: Saturday, November 19, 2022. Check-in begins at 10:30 a.m., with the Turkey Dash 5k at 11:30 a.m. and the Turkey Splash at 1 p.m.

• How: Register at or call 609-896-8000 for more information.

Nature On the Move, Huber Woods Environmental Center

Huber Woods Park Middletown 25 Brown Docks Road, Middletown, NJ

25 Brown's Dock Road, Locust (Middletown Twp.) , NJ
732-872-2670 or 0336
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays & 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekends
Winter Hours: 10 a.m. to  4 p.m., daily  


Nature on the Move

Sunday, November 20, 2022

3 p.m.

Look for our colorful Nature on the Move van at the Huber Woods Environmental Center, Middletown, and join one of our Park System Naturalists for a 30-45-minute hands-on interactive program. FREE!


Kids! Library Eastern Branch – Read To a Therapy Dog -Ages 4 and up with parent/caregiver

Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch 1001 Highway 35, Shrewsbury, NJ

Kids! Eastern Branch - Read To a Therapy Dog -Ages 4 and up with parent/caregiver

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM - NOVEMBER 21ST

Read to a Therapy Dog

Grab a book and read to Josie, our therapy dog! Registration required, one per family, online,by phone or in-person.

After registering, you will be emailed a timeslot. Please arrive 15 minutes ahead to pick out a book.

CONTACT: Miss Dawna- Eastern Branch 732-683-8980

LOCATION: Monmouth County Library - Eastern Branch, Shrewsbury

Address: 1001 NJ-35, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702

Registration will begin on Thursday, October 27, 2022 at 9:00 AM


The Casual Birder at Perrineville Lake Park – Millstone

Perrineville Lake Park 143 Baird Road, Millstone, NJ

The Casual Birder at Perrineville Lake Park
Tuesday, November 22, 2022
9 a.m.

Join a Park System Naturalist for a laid-back morning bird walk at Perrineville Lake Park, Millstone.

Meet in the Agress Road parking lot.
Perrineville Lake Park

143 Baird Road, Millstone, NJ 08535   
21 or 23 Agress Road, Millstone, NJ 08535      
49 Witches Hollow Road, Millstone, NJ 08535     
881 Perrineville Rd, Millstone, NJ 08535 (Lake Access)    
732-842-4000 ext 4312 - General Information


Women of Color Discussion Group Virtual

Virtual (online)

Women of Color Discussion Group
Tuesday, November 22, 2022
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Women of Color discussion group is an online meeting held once a month (third Tuesday at 5:30 pm) to discuss issues, coping strategies, and resources relevant to women of color. Offered by the Mental Health Association in New Jersey.

Email to receive a link.

 Virtual Meeting
 Third Tuesdays / 5:30 PM
 RSVP Required


Bell Works FRESH Market

Bell Works 101 Crawfords Corner Rd., Holmdel, NJ

Bell Works Fresh
November 23 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Located in Holmdel, NJ, Bell Works is a 2 million square foot metroburb featuring 5 floors of offices, a full restaurant and retail experience, and a rooftop bar.

Our weekly farmers & markets market season runs on Wednesdays from March until November and features around 50 local artists, makers, farmers and food purveyors.

Learn more about Bell Works Fresh

Free Basketball Drills, Freehold – WE ARE THE FUTURE

Freehold Intermediate School - Gym Door #9 280 Park Ave, Freehold, NJ

We Are The Future
NJ Non-profit Corporation #0450721301

Our Mission: Enhancing young lives with community participation
and education opportunities while inspiring positive change using
the power and influence of sports.

Our Vision: We strive to inspire the next generation of leaders
and improve the lives of these young members of our community
as they become mentors for future generations.

Basketball Drills and Skills
Boys and Girls
Grades 2-12

Fridays, 8-9:30pm
September through June
Park Ave./Freehold Intermediate School - Gym
Door #9 280 Park Ave, Freehold, NJ 07728

Contact: 732-682-5517/


Keyport – Miracle on Front Street

Downtown Keport Front Street, Keyport, NJ

Miracle on Front Street
November 26 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us downtown to celebrate Shop Small Saturday and kick off the holiday season in Keyport. Music, Shopping, Skating and FUN! First 250 shoppers receive $10 in Keyport Cash to spend that day in town. Holiday festivities include: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM Take a free train ride up and down Front Street on the Candy Cane Express 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM Ice Skating in the Mini Park (30 minute skating session $3 – includes skates) 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM Mini Cruise on Bay with Santa (Cruises leave every hour on the Keyport Princess – pay at the boat – $10 Adult/$5 Child) 1:00 PM to 8:00 PM Snow-filled Photos in Santa’s Sleigh (up to 13 people at a time) 6:00 PM Clear the streets for Santa and Friends’ arrival! 8:00 PM Borough Tree Lighting