Category Archives: Long Beach Island


SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS @ 9:45 – 10:15 am

  • Saturdays with Sarah Bond
  • Sundays with Crystal Froberg

Located outside on a deck overlooking Barnegat Bay, this class will restore and renew you. Begin with a relaxing warm-up, followed by breathing exercises, before moving on to more heat-building asanas. Mats are provided but it is recommended that you bring your own. Drop in only!
Fee: $18 or $150/Tickets (Members receive 25% off)

120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies, NJ 08008


The Lighthouse International Film Festival (LIFF) has announced the complete lineup for its ninth annual event, which will take place June 8-11, 2017 on Long Beach Island, New Jersey. The festival will open with Sam Voutas’ acclaimed KING OF PEKING, a rousing Beijing-set love letter to cinema that brought cheering audiences to their feet at Tribeca 2017.

Less Than 1 Week for Plein Air Applications

Final Opportunity to enter “Plein Air Plus” Competition at LBIF

Application Deadline:
Monday, May 22, 2017
Apply Here:

A Summer of Plein Air!
We invite you to participate in a different kind of Plein Air Event and Exhibition! With a
Paint Out during July and August, selected artists will capture and paint the scenic and seashore environment of Long Beach Island. Finished paintings will be shown in the exhibition “Island Life” in September through October. This exhibition will feature selected artist’s Plein Air works and studio paintings developed from their Plein Air studies. Prizes and awards will be awarded by the Juror at the reception on September 24th. Continue reading Less Than 1 Week for Plein Air Applications

Summer Activities at St. Francis Community Center

Summer is fast approaching and St. Francis Community Center has a lot of programs and activities for all ages. The St. Francis Community Center is located at 4700 Long Beach Blvd. Long Beach Township, NJ 08008. The Center is open to everyone regardless of religious preference.

Registration starts on Monday, June 5 at 9:00 AM and the programs are scheduled to start as early as June 7. Brochures can be found at the Community Center, Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce located in Ship Bottom, local libraries and online at Continue reading Summer Activities at St. Francis Community Center


Friday, May 26th
7:00 – 9:00pm
with Chelsey Odgers
We are partnering with Paint Your Town Pink for the 3rd year in a row. All proceeds for tonight’s event will be donated to Paint Your Town Pink, their mission is to raise awareness of the importance of an annual mammography.

Click here for more information about Paint Your Town Pink.
Grab a paintbrush and let your creativity flow! Enjoy a fun evening of art exploration, music, and laughter. Join Chelsey, local artist, and art teacher in this unique evening of cocktails and painting. BYO appropriate snacks and beverages, grab your friends and paint the night away! This evening is all about PINK: Wear Pink, Drink Pink, Paint Pink, and Think Pink! This year’s project: PAINTED WINE GLASS
Fee: $30
120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies, NJ 08008

Beefsteak Dinner @St. Francis of Assisi Parish Center

St. Francis of Assisi Parish is holding a Beefsteak Dinner on Friday, June 2, 2017. The dinner will be held at the St. Francis Community Center located at 4700 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach Township, NJ. The Beefsteak Dinner is being catered by Nightingales of Clifton, NJ.

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Plates, Platters, Nothing Else Matters

The Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce a call to artists for our Plates, Platters, and Nothing Else Matters exhibition. Plates, Platters, Nothing Else Matters is a National Juried Competition of ceramic works that are ready to be wall hung. The deadline for submission is May 15, 2017. Our juror, Garth Johnson, will select approximately 75 works for our exhibition. Garth Johnson will award a prize of $1,000 to the artist whose work earns first place.
 The winner will be posted on our website following the reception, where the prize will be awarded. You do not have to be present to receive the award. The competition and exhibition is open to emerging as well as established artists working in the continental US. Please refer to the exhibition guidelines for complete details.

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