County Closed
April 19, 2019
Closed
County Closed in Observance of Good Friday.
Saturday, April 20, 2019
12-3 p.m.
Come to the Manasquan Reservoir Visitor Center, Howell, and see if you can hit golf balls through the hands, feet, or mouth of Golfzilla. All are welcome. This is a non-instructional offering, however, if needed we will teach you the very basics of the golf swing. All equipment is provided. Weather permitting. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, April 20 & 21, 2019
1-4 p.m.
609-259-6275
See the 19th century gristmill in action at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold. FREE!
Saturday, April 20, 2019
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
848-456-4278
Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! Our lobby table games including air hockey and ping pong will be available as well. Ages 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The cost is $5 per person per day.
Saturday, April 20, 2019
1-3 p.m.
Visit Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel, and hear music from yesteryear played on an accordion. FREE!
Monday, April 22, 2019
11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
848-456-4278
Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! Our lobby table games including air hockey and ping pong will be available as well. Ages 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The cost is $5 per person per day.
Monday, April 22, 2019
2 p.m.
732-431-7460
Location: Monmouth County Human Resources Conference Room A,1st Floor, Hall of Records Annex Building, One East Main Street, Freehold, New Jersey 07728
April 22, 2019
2 p.m.
Public Safety Center
2500 Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ 07728
Board of Recreation Commissioners Meeting
April 22, 2019
7 p.m.
Thompson Park Visitor's Center
805 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ
Historical Commission
April 22, 2019
7 p.m.
Human Resources Conference Room A
Hall of Records Annex Building
Main Street, Freehold
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
2-4:30 p.m.
848-456-4278
Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! Our lobby table games including air hockey and ping pong will be available as well. Ages 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The cost is $5 per person per day.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
3-4:30 p.m.
Say “farewell” to the frigid weather as you join a Park Naturalist on a peaceful trail walk through Holmdel Park, Holmdel. Meet in the Ramanessin section parking area. FREE!
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
848-456-4278
Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! Our lobby table games including air hockey and ping pong will be available as well. Ages 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The cost is $5 per person per day.
Thursday, April 25, 2019

Join LPGA Professional Kathy Ricci for this meet and greet as well as a driving range session at Hominy Hill Golf Course, Colts Neck. Designed for women interested in trying the game or picking it back up. FREE!
Thursday, April 25, 2019
12-4:30 p.m.
848-456-4278
Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! Our lobby table games including air hockey and ping pong will be available as well. Ages 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The cost is $5 per person per day.
Saturday, April 27, 2019
9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Find a unique, hand-crafted gift for yourself or a special person in your life during this show at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Area, Tinton Falls.
Saturday, April 27, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
732-431-7456
Location: Department of Public Works Yard - Frazee Road, Keansburg, NJ
Saturday, April 27, 2019
11 a.m.-5 p.m.
We're celebrating Earth Day with eco-friendly activities planned at Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth; Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown; Freneau Woods Park, Aberdeen; Huber Woods Park, Middletown; Manasquan Reservoir, Howell; and Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park, Long Branch. FREE!
Saturday, April 27, 2019
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
See what's cooking on the woodstove at Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, April 27 & 28, 2019
1-4 p.m.
609-259-6275
See the 19th century gristmill in action at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, April 27 & 28, 2019
12-3 p.m.
732-946-3758
This annual demonstration at Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel, allows visitors to appreciate the work of an old-fashioned sheep shearer. FREE!
Saturday, April 27, 2019
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Join us for this open shoot at the Thompson Park Activity Barn, Lincroft. All equipment is provided. No outside equipment permitted. This is not an instructional program and is designed for those already familiar with archery techniques. Open to ages 10 and up (under 18 with adult). Cost is $10 per person; cash or check only.
Sunday, April 28, 2019
12:30 p.m.
Come to the Manasquan Reservoir Environmental Center, Howell, and meet one of our resident snakes and learn about these creatures. FREE!
Sunday, April 28, 2019
1-4 p.m.
609-259-6275
Join award-winning needle worker Elizabeth Dey at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold, as she discusses how she recreated a historical sampler and how to chart and stitch one. FREE!
Sunday, April 28, 2019
1-4 p.m.
732-787-3033, ext. 2#
Visit this house, which dates back to the early 1700s, in Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth. See displays on the ecology of the bay and local history. FREE!
Monday, April 29, 2019
11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
848-456-4278
Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! Our lobby table games including air hockey and ping pong will be available as well. Ages 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The cost is $5 per person per day.
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
2-4:30 p.m.
848-456-4278
Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! Our lobby table games including air hockey and ping pong will be available as well. Ages 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The cost is $5 per person per day.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
10 a.m.
732-431-7460
Location: Monmouth County Planning Board Conference Room,2nd Floor, Hall of Records Annex Building, One East Main Street, Freehold, New Jersey 07728
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
11 a.m.
732-431-7460
Monmouth County Planning Board Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Hall of Records Annex Building, One East Main Street, Freehold, New Jersey 07728
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
732-751-9453
Search for wildflowers with a Park System Naturalist at Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown. Meet in the parking lot. Bring a camera! Leave the flowers! Ages 12 and up are welcome, under 18 with adult. Trails are paved and uneven; please dress appropriately and wear sturdy shoes. Program may be canceled due to rain.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
6:00PM - 7:00PM
732-431-7456
Location: Old Police Department Garage - 1730 Main Street
Thursday, May 2, 2019
4:30 p.m.
732-431-7460
Location: Monmouth County Planning Board Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Hall of Records Annex Building, One East Main Street, Freehold, New Jersey 07728
Saturday, May 4, 2019
8:30-11:30 a.m.
732-671-6050
Bring plants to Tatum Park, Middletown, in one-quart, one-gallon or two-gallon containers and take home the same size and number of plants. Please label all plants. Plant intake from 8:30-10 a.m. Plant selection from 10-11:30 a.m.
Saturday, May 4, 2019
9:00AM - 11:00AM
732-431-7456
Location: Public Works Garage - 2201 Heck Ave
Saturday, May 4, 2019
9 a.m.
732-872-2670
Join our Roving Naturalist for a walk in Big Brook Park, Marlboro. Meet in the Route 520 parking area. We'll discuss seasonal points of interest, search for signs of wildlife, and identify a bird or two. This is a 1.5-2 hour program, but feel free to join in or drop out at any point. Dress for the weather as light rain is not a deterrent. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, May 4 & 5, 2019
1-4 p.m.
Experience life in the 19th century at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold, by beating a rug, scrubbing laundry with a washboard, dusting with feathers and more. FREE!
Saturday, May 4, 2019
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Come to Thompson Park, Lincroft, for this art and music festival. See the works of fine artists from all mediums including pottery, jewelry, photography and painting.
Saturday, May 4, 2019
1-3 p.m.
View a traditional hand quilting demonstration in the farmhouse at Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel.
Saturday & Sunday, May 4 & 5, 2019
1-4 p.m.
609-259-6275
See the 19th century gristmill in action at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold. FREE!
Saturday, May 4, 2019
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Spend a summer afternoon at Holmdel Park, Holmdel, and see one of America’s favorite pastimes played using rules from the 19th century. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, May 4 & 5, 2019
2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. & 5 p.m.
732-751-9453
These 45-minute tours of the Manasquan Reservoir, Howell, are narrated by Park System Naturalists and include opportunities to view local wildlife. The cost is $6 per adult and $4 per child, age 12 and under. Please call to confirm schedule as tours are both weather and water level dependent. All tours leave from the Visitor Center. Life-jackets required. Tickets can be purchased on day of tour only.
Sunday 5/5/2019
10-3
732-431-5271
Come pick up an early Mother’s Day gift, stroll aisles and aisles of gorgeous flowers, and while you are here, enjoy the following… FREE Antique Car show ( all cars welcomed! No registration needed) FREE Bounce House FREE Face Painting Support Stomp the Monster (www.stompthemonster.org) by enjoying our BBQ, Beverages, freshly popped popcorn and homemade baked goods! All proceeds from refreshments go toward fighting cancer! There’s more! We will also be hosting an array of amazing vendors selling their crafts! 636 Adelphia Rd, Freehold, NJ 07728 Rain Date May 24, 4-8pm
Sunday, May 5, 2019
12-4 p.m.
Head over to Freneau Woods Park, Aberdeen, and try the Park System's 25’ portable climbing wall. You must be 42” or taller to climb. Open to ages 8 and up; under 18 with adult. The cost is $2 for three attempts or climbs, unless otherwise noted; cash or check only.
Sunday, May 5, 2019
12:30-4:30 p.m.
732-842-4000, ext. 4343
Come to the Thompson Park Creative Arts Center, Lincroft, and choose from a large selection of bisque fired pottery pieces to glaze and make your own. Children age 12 and under are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. The cost is $6 per hour plus price of bisque ware; cash or check only. Pieces will be fired in about a week.
Sunday, May 5, 2019
1-4 p.m.
732-787-3033, ext. 2#
Visit this house, which dates back to the early 1700s, in Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth. See displays on the ecology of the bay and local history. FREE!
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
7:30 p.m.- 10 p.m.
732-431-7460
Location: Monmouth County Agriculture Building, Conference Room 1, 4000 Kozloski Road,Freehold, New Jersey 07728.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
3-4:30 p.m.
Say “farewell” to the frigid weather as you join a Park Naturalist on a peaceful trail walk through Huber Woods Park, Middletown. Meet at the Environmental Center parking lot. FREE!
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
732-751-9453
Search for wildflowers with a Park System Naturalist at Clayton Park, Upper Freehold. Meet in the Emley’s Hill Road parking area. Bring a camera! Leave the flowers! Ages 12 and up are welcome, under 18 with adult. Trails are paved and uneven; please dress appropriately and wear sturdy shoes. Program may be canceled due to rain.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
732-431-7456 ext. 5812
Medical Reserve Corps Open House / Meet & Greet

Location: 50 East Main Street, Freehold, NJ 07728

Come take a tour of the new Monmouth County Health Department facility. Refreshments will be served. RSVP by April 25th to Beth Hessek 732-431-7456 Ext. 5812, or Beth.Hessek@co.monmouth.nj.us
Thursday, May 9, 2019
9 a.m.
Adults are invited to join a Park System Naturalist for this laid-back morning bird walk at Hartshorne Woods Park. Meet in the Rocky Point section parking lot in Highlands. We’ll meander for about 1.5 hours and see what birds we can find. No need to be an expert at identifying birds to enjoy this walk. A limited number of binoculars will be available to borrow if needed. FREE!
Saturday, May 11, 2019
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
See what's cooking on the woodstove at Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel. FREE!
Saturday, May 11, 2019
12-3 p.m.
Visit Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel, and see how 19th century woodworking tools were used to create various items. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, May 11 & 12, 2019
1-4 p.m.
609-259-6275
See the 19th century gristmill in action at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, May 11 & 12, 2019
2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. & 5 p.m.
732-751-9453
These 45-minute tours of the Manasquan Reservoir, Howell, are narrated by Park System Naturalists and include opportunities to view local wildlife. The cost is $6 per adult and $4 per child, age 12 and under. Please call to confirm schedule as tours are both weather and water level dependent. All tours leave from the Visitor Center. Life-jackets required. Tickets can be purchased on day of tour only.
Sunday, May 12, 2019
1-3 p.m.
Come see what the Blacksmith is making in his workshop at Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel. FREE!
Sunday, May 12, 2019
1-4 p.m.
732-787-3033, ext. 2#
Visit this house, which dates back to the early 1700s, in Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth. See displays on the ecology of the bay and local history. FREE!
Monday, May 13, 2019
2 p.m.
732-431-7460
Location: Monmouth County Planning Board Conference Room,2nd Floor, Hall of Records Annex Building, One East Main Street, Freehold, New Jersey 07728
Monday, May 13, 2019
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
732-431-7456
CALL FOR APPOINTMENT
For: Ages 3 and up

Provided by: the New Jersey Commission for The Blind and the Monmouth County Health Department. Clinics are intended to test eye health, visual acuity, and glaucoma

Meridian Heath also provides free testing for BMI, Diabetes, Cholesterol, and bone density.

Location: Monmouth County Health Department

50 East Main Street, Freehold, NJ 07728

For appointments, please call 732-431-7456, press #1 when prompted.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
7 p.m.
732-431-7460
Location: Monmouth County Planning Board Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Hall of Records Annex Building, One East Main Street, Freehold, New Jersey 07728.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Come to the Thompson Park Visitor Center, Lincroft, and learn about the many unique opportunities the Volunteer In Parks Program has to offer. Open to ages 14 & up.
Monmouth County Construction Board of Appeals Meeting
Thursday, May 16, 2019
9 a.m.
732-431-7460, ext. 7462
Location: Monmouth County Planning Board Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Hall of Records Annex, One East Main Street, Freehold, NJ
Thursday, May 16, 2019
7-8 p.m.
Come to the Bayshore Waterfront Park Activity Center, Port Monmouth, and join us as we discuss why the population of horseshoe crabs is declining and how lots of people are currently working to protect the crab through research and what you can do to help. FREE!
Saturday, May 18, 2019
9 a.m.
732-872-2670
Join our Roving Naturalist for a walk at Freneau Woods Park, Aberdeen. Meet in the Activity Center parking lot. We'll discuss seasonal points of interest, search for signs of wildlife, and identify a bird or two. This is a 1.5-2 hour program, but feel free to join in or drop out at any point. Dress for the weather as light rain and snow are not deterrents. FREE!
Saturday, May 18, 2019
12-3 p.m.
Come to Hartshorne Woods Park, Rocky Point section in Highlands, and see if you can hit golf balls through the hands, feet, or mouth of Golfzilla. All are welcome. This is a non-instructional offering, however, if needed we will teach you the very basics of the golf swing. All equipment is provided. FREE!
Saturday, May 18, 2019
12-4 p.m.
Head over to Thompson Park, Lincroft, and try the Park System's 25’ portable climbing wall. You must be 42” or taller to climb. Open to ages 8 and up; under 18 with adult. The cost is $2 for three attempts or climbs, unless otherwise noted; cash or check only.
Saturday, May 18, 2019
1-3 p.m.
Visit Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel, and hear music from yesteryear played on an accordion. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, May 18 & 19, 2019
1-4 p.m.
609-259-6275
See the 19th century gristmill in action at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold. FREE!
Saturday & Sunday, May 18 & 19, 2019
2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. & 5 p.m.
732-751-9453
These 45-minute tours of the Manasquan Reservoir, Howell, are narrated by Park System Naturalists and include opportunities to view local wildlife. The cost is $6 per adult and $4 per child, age 12 and under. Please call to confirm schedule as tours are both weather and water level dependent. All tours leave from the Visitor Center. Life-jackets required. Tickets can be purchased on day of tour only.
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