Monmouth County ACTS

Virtual Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Support Group

Virtual (online)

Virtual Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Support Group
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Are you a pregnant or new mom?

Are you feeling like motherhood isn’t what you thought it would be?

Do you have feelings of anxiety, panic, rage or sadness?

You are not alone. You could be experiencing one of the most common complications of childbirth, Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders, this is temporary and treatable, and we can help. We are pleased to offer our communities a safe place and a judgment-free group for new and expecting moms to connect online. We understand that during this time of COVID-19, increased isolation and increased concerns about crowds/gatherings may be preventing you from reaching out for help.

Join our virtual community, led by a Perinatal Mood Disorder certified specialist in this field, who can answer your questions, validate your feelings and concerns, and offer more resources if needed.

For more information and to be sent the link to participate in the group please register online.

Event DatesSelect an event date to start registration.

May 24, 2023 11:00am - 12:00pm

May 31, 2023 11:00am - 12:00pm

Jun 7, 2023 11:00am - 12:00pm

Jun 14, 2023 11:00am - 12:00pm

Jun 21, 2023 11:00am - 12:00pm

Event Location

Online

Event Registration

Price: Free

Registration Type: Online Registration

Registration Info: https://www.rwjbh.org/events/register/?Event=15765

Please register for the event online. You will be sent a link to participate in the event via email from the event coordinator.

Free

English as a Second Language Virtual Classes

Virtual (online)

Thursday June 1, 2023 - Friday June 30, 2023
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English as a Second Language Virtual Classes : MONCO
Do you Want to Speak English? Learn the language to help you at work, at home, and in the community.

Free English as a Second Language virtual classes or one-on-one tutoring will be offered through Literacy NJ Monmouth throughout the year.

Open to adults 18 years and older. Please contact Program Director Jhanna Even at 732 702 1895 or at jeven@literacynj.org

*Available to Monmouth County residents only

CONTACT: Literacy NJ Monmouth 732 702 1895 jeven@literacynj.org
LOCATION: ONLINE

Free

Colts Neck Community Band – Concert in the Park

Thompson Park Lincroft

Colts Neck Community Band - Concert in the Park
Friday, June 2, 2023

7:30 p.m.
732-542-1624, ext. 24

Enjoy an evening of music and fun with the Colts Neck Community Band at the Thompson Park Activity Barn, Lincroft. The concert features lighthearted classics and American favorites. Indoor seating available or bring a lawn chair. FREE!

Free

Historic Battery Lewis TOURS in the Rocky Point section of Hartshorne Woods Park,

Hartshorne Woods Park 1402 Portland Road, Highlands, NJ

Historic Battery Lewis Tours

Saturday & Sunday, June 3 & 4, 2023

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Tour the restored Historic Battery Lewis in the Rocky Point section of Hartshorne Woods Park, Highlands, and learn about the history of this important former coastal defense site. FREE!

https://www.monmouthcountyparks.com/page.aspx?ID=2524

Free

All Together Now, it’s time for summer reading!

Monmouth County Library Headquarters 125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan, NJ

Sunday June 4, 2023 - Saturday June 10, 2023
Summer Reading Challenges : MONCO

All Together Now, it's time for summer reading!

The 2023 Summer Reading Theme is kindness, friendship, and unity, and the slogan is "All Together Now/ Todos Juntos Ahora".

Monmouth County Libraries offer Reading Rewards for specific reading goals for Adults, Young Adults, and Children.

Signup on our Beanstack page for hours of reading fun and rewards!

CONTACT:  HQ Reference  732-431-7220 x 7222  mcl@monmouthcountylib.org
LOCATION: All Branches

Free

Free Weight-Loss Surgery Seminars – Monmouth Medical Center

Anne Vogel Family Care and Wellness Center 200 Wyckoff Road, Suite 1200, Eatontown, NJ, United States

Free Weight-Loss Surgery Seminars - Monmouth Medical Center (Day Time Schedule)
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At Monmouth Medical Center, instead of emphasizing short-term goals like reducing the size of your waist, our Bariatric Surgery New Patient Lecture Series focuses on long-term benefits like reducing your risk of Type 2 diabetes, sleep apnea and hypertension. Every aspect of the program, including bariatric surgery, will be clearly presented so you can make the right choice. Attend one of our life-changing seminars to learn more.

Our Program is free, but registration is requested. To register or learn more, call 732-923-6070.

Seminar: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm at the Anne Vogel Family Care and Wellness Center at 200 Wyckoff Rd, Eatontown, NJ 07724.

Monmouth Medical Center 2023 - Day Time Seminar Schedule

January 9
February 20
March 27
April 10
May 8
June 5
July 10
August 7
September 11
October 9
November 6
December 11
Monthly Bariatric Support Group Meetings

Convenient in-person meetings are held the third Thursday from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Anne Vogel Family Care and Wellness Center, Suite 1200 at 200 Wyckoff Rd, Eatontown, NJ 07724.

If you are considering surgery or are in the process of preparing or have undergone surgery, you are welcome to attend our FREE monthly virtual support group meetings. Family, friends and support persons are also invited to attend. This is a great opportunity to meet others going through the same weight loss journey. Our meetings focus on achieving optimal wellness through weight loss surgery. Each month, we will discuss a different topic on nutrition, exercise and healthy living behaviors.

Meetings subject to cancellation during inclement weather. Always call first: 732-923-6070.

Event Dates
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Jun 5, 2023 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Jul 10, 2023 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Aug 7, 2023 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sep 11, 2023 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Oct 9, 2023 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Nov 6, 2023 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dec 11, 2023 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Event Location
Anne Vogel Family Care and Wellness Center

200 Wyckoff Road

Eatontown, NJ 07724

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Event Registration
Price: Free

Sponsoring Facility: Monmouth Medical Center
RWJBarnabas Health

Registration Type: Online Registration

Free

Maximizing Memory: Live Zoom Program

Virtual (online)

Maximizing Memory: Live Zoom Program : MONCO
10:30 AM
Maximizing Memory: Live Zoom Program

Presented by Rachel Tansey

A discussion on recognizing the effects of normal aging on the brain and how to implement some ways to improve your brain function with “brain exercises."

About the Presenter: Rachel Tansey is a Senior Extension Associate for the Family & Community Health Sciences Department under Rutgers Cooperative Extension in Monmouth County. Ms. Tansey earned her bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Sciences from Rutgers University and a master’s degree in Holistic Health from Georgian Court University. Rachel works with local partners to educate residents on various topics centered around nutrition, wellness, and healthy well-being. Her primary concentration areas are in community health education, wellness & self-care, nutritious eating, and healthy lifestyles with an emphasis on wellness in the workplace.

In partnership with the Moorestown Library, this session will be conducted on Zoom and is free of charge. Registration and internet access are required to attend. Register below to receive emailed information on how to access the conversation.
Permission to present a program on behalf of the Virtual Library or in Library facilities is not an endorsement by the Library. This program is protected by copyright law; recording in any manner, without written agreement from the presenter, is strictly prohibited.

CONTACT: Programming 732 431 7220ext7222 mcl@monmouthcountylib.org
LOCATION: ONLINE

Free

Historic Portland Place Tours

Hartshorne Woods Park 1402 Portland Road, Highlands, NJ

Historic Portland Place Tours
Wednesday-Sunday, June 7-11, 2023

10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.

Tour this beautifully restored 18th century house with exhibits that help tell the story of the region's history and the Hartshorne family legacy in Monmouth County. Tours are limited to 10 persons and may be suspended during inclement weather. Register on site at the Portland Place Visitor Center, Hartshorne Woods Park, Locust, day of tour. FREE!

Free

Movement for Better Balance at MMCSC (in-person)

Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus -- 199 Prospect Street 199 Prospect Street Lakewood, NJ 08701 199 Prospect street, Lakewood, NJ

Movement for Better Balance at MMCSC (in-person)
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This class takes place at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood at the Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus. Regardless of body type or fitness level, this class is designed to improve balance and posture. Movement waiver is required for all participants.

Event Dates
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Jun 8, 2023 10:00am - 10:45am
Jun 22, 2023 10:00am - 10:45am
Event Location
Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus -- 199 Prospect Street

199 Prospect Street

Lakewood, NJ 08701

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Event Registration
Price: Free

Sponsoring Facility: Monmouth Medical Center
Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Registration Type: Online Registration

Registration Info:

Attendance is free, registration required.
Event Coordinator
Claire Verruni, Community Health RN

Healthy Banana “Nice Cream” (hybrid)

Anne Vogel Family Care and Wellness Center 200 Wyckoff Road, Suite 1200, Eatontown, NJ, United States

Healthy Banana “Nice Cream” (hybrid)
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Warmer weather calls for a cool treat. Join our registered dietitian to learn how to make Banana “Nice Cream.” Learn how to make this simple treat and a few delicious variations sure to please every ice-cream fan!

Please email livewellcenter@rwjbh.org if you wish to attend virtually.

Event Dates
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Jun 9, 2023 11:00am - 11:45am
Event Location
LiveWell Center

200 Wyckoff Rd. Suite 1200

Eatontown, NJ 07724

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Event Registration
Price: Free

Sponsoring Facility: Monmouth Medical Center
Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Registration Type: Online Registration

Registration Info:

Attendance is free, registration required.
Event Coordinator
Jennifer Klein, MS, RD, Registered Dietitian

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Free

Cookstove Demonstration at Historic Longstreet Farm

Historic Longstreet Farm 44 Longstreet Road, Holmdel, NJ

Cookstove Demonstration at Historic Longstreet Farm
Saturday, June 10, 2023

11 a.m.-3 p.m.

See what's cooking on the woodstove at Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel, and discover how recipes, cooking techniques and kitchens have changed since the 1890s. FREE!

Free

Story Time at Historic Walnford

Historic Walnford 62 Walnford Road, Upper Freehold, NJ 08501 62 Walnford Road, Upper Freehold

Story Time at Historic Walnford Sunday, June 11, 2023 11-11:45 a.m. 609-259-6275 Join us as we read a story in front of the picturesque Crosswicks Creek at Historic Walnford, Upper […]

Free