2. FROM OUR GANG PLAYERS
Help us Kick Off 2015 with Footloose! Enjoy one of the shows this coming weekend, Jan. 24 (Sat) @ 7:00 pm, and Jan. 25 (Sun) @ 2:00 pm. Footloose is musical version of the hit 1984 film. Rebellious teenager Ren McCormack moves to a small middle-American town where dance is forbidden - and encourages his classmates to defy the local pastor and call for a rock'n'roll prom. Performances held at Surflight Theatre in Beach Haven, NJ (201 Engleside Ave). There's three ways to get your tickets:
3. FROM LACEY LIBRARY
Come out to our special library system-wide event: “A Year in the Life of Downton Abbey” Main Branch, Toms River, 101 Washington Street. Saturday Jan. 24, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Friends of the Library are happy to host author Jessica Fellowes, author of the Downton Abbey Companion Books. Ms. Fellowes is the niece of Lord Julian Fellowes, creator and writer of “Downton Abbey.” She has written three official companion books to the Emmy-award winning show, including her latest, “A Year in the Life of Downton Abbey: Seasonal Celebrations, Traditions and Recipes,” that was released October 28, 2014. Ms. Fellowes will share her insights and the tips she has gleaned from the show during this Jan. 24th presentation. Tickets for the fundraiser are available at two price levels:
-The $35 general admission will include a presentation and book signing by Jessica Fellowes.
-The $75 VIP ticket includes the presentation and book signing as well as an author reception, light refreshments, and priority seating during her presentation.
Copies of all three of her books will be available for sale at the event. Ticket supplies are limited. A ticket order form is available at the library’s website http://theoceancountylibrary.org
. For more information check the Ticket FAQs on the website or telephone any branch.
4. FROM FORKED RIVER ROTARY
The local Rotary is hosting a Chef's Night Out on January 25, 2015 (the Sunday before the Big Game).
5. FROM HENBEST LAW GROUP
6. FROM COMMUNITY OPTIONS
Community Options is hosting the Cupid's Chase 5K on February 14, 2015, in Seaside Heights.