Category Archives: Toms River

Stretch + Sip – A Night of Wine, Yoga, Heart Health & Networking

On Thursday, February 8, 2018, starting at 6:00 pm, Aperion Yoga, Community Medical Center and Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce will host Stretch + Sip an evening of Wine, Yoga, Heart Health & Networking at Bacchus Winemaking Club, 1540 Route 37 West, Toms River.  Open to members and future members the $25 fee includes yoga instruction, wine tasting and lite fare. Register at: www.tomsriverchamber.com/business-after-hours/ .  Event Partner Opportunity available, contact danielle@tomsriverchamber.com.   Continue reading Stretch + Sip – A Night of Wine, Yoga, Heart Health & Networking

CAREER & KIDS OPEN HOUSES SPOTLIGHT WINTER & SPRING PROGRAMS

Visit us and learn more! The Department of Continuing & Professional Education at Ocean County College is hosting three different Open Houses during January for individuals looking to branch out into a new career field or upgrade skills, for parents interested in learning more about Kids & Teens programs, and for those seeking courses for fun and enrichment. The Open Houses will be held on OCC’s Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  Admission is free and open to the public. Continue reading CAREER & KIDS OPEN HOUSES SPOTLIGHT WINTER & SPRING PROGRAMS

FEBRUARY SHOWS MELT THE ICE AT GRUNIN CENTER

This February, the Grunin Center for the Arts is featuring an exciting array of entertainment from jazz to R&B to children’s shows and more. All performances take place on the Main Stage, Grunin Center, Ocean County College, Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ. Please use Parking Lot #2. Purchase tickets online at http://grunincenter.org, call 732-255-0500, or visit the Box Office, Mon-Fri, 10am-5pm. Continue reading FEBRUARY SHOWS MELT THE ICE AT GRUNIN CENTER

INFORMATION SESSIONS PLANNED AT OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE

The Admissions Office at Ocean County College announces its schedule of Ocean Inlets Information Sessions for December through March. All sessions will be held on the Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  Admission is free and open to the public.

Each month Info Sessions feature a different topic along with campus tours, admissions information, and speakers from key campus offices.

Wed, Dec 6, 10am-12noon – Transferability & Beyond (transferring, career services, Kean-Ocean) Continue reading INFORMATION SESSIONS PLANNED AT OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE

Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce to honor Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey

On Friday, December 22, 2017, Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce will honor Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey with the 2017 #WeAreTR Award at their #WeAreTR Holiday Luncheon sponsored by Grunin Holdings & The Jay and Linda Grunin Foundation at The Villa, 10 Highland Parkway, Toms River.  The cost of the event is $35 for members and $50 for future members.  Registration and Networking begin at 11:30 am.  Event entertainment provided by Versatile Event Designs.  Donations collected at the event will benefit Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey. Continue reading Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce to honor Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey

Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce helps raise $1200 to benefit local nonprofits

On Monday, November 6, 2017, Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with local nonprofits, JBJ Soul Kitchen and HOPE Sheds Light held a Business After Hours.  Due to the success of the event the Chamber was able to raise nearly $1200 to be split between the two nonprofit organizations.

GTRCC Business After Hours have been scheduled throughout the year to provide Chamber members, as well as future members an opportunity to network.  These events also benefit the featured nonprofit of the evening by providing exposure as well as monetary donations.

MIDWEEK JAZZ AT GRUNIN CENTER FEATURES NEW SPIN FOR THE HOLIDAY

Jazz saxophonists Peter & Will Anderson present George Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess on Wednesday, December 13 at 8:00 p.m. on the Main Stage, Grunin Center, Ocean County College, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  Please use Parking Lot #2. Tickets: $24-$20. Purchase tickets online http://grunincenter.org, call 732-255-0500, or visit the Box Office, Mon-Fri, 10am-5pm.

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TOMS RIVER’S OWN NEW YORK YANKEE TODD FRAZIER TO SPEAK AT GRUNIN CENTER – JANUARY 19

New York Yankee Todd Frazier comes home to Toms River for An Evening with Todd Frazier on Friday, January 19 at 8:00 p.m. at the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts at Ocean County College. This moderated lecture will take place on the Main Stage, Grunin Center, OCC Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.

Hometown baseball hero Todd Frazier will join fans from his native Toms River for an evening of baseball talk! Along with moderator veteran sports anchor Russ Salzberg, Frazier will discuss his experiences playing baseball and growing up in Toms River all the way through his current Major League Baseball success! Continue reading TOMS RIVER’S OWN NEW YORK YANKEE TODD FRAZIER TO SPEAK AT GRUNIN CENTER – JANUARY 19

Variety of Holiday Shows Light up the Grunin Center at OCC

The Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts will present a full schedule of Holiday Shows from November 30 through December 21.  All shows take place at the Grunin Center, Ocean County College Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  Please use Parking Lot #2.

OCC Repertory Theatre Company presents THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGAENT EVER, Thurs, Nov 30, and Fri, Dec 1 and Dec 8, 7:30pm; Sat, Dec 2 and Dec 9, 8pm; and Sun, Dec 3 and Dec 10, 2pm, Black Box Theatre, $15. A unique and entertaining spin on an age-old tale. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever has an edge – but the edge is funny, irreverent, and irresistible. Author Barbara Robinson’s prose is fast, clever, and very funny. Though it’s all in fun, it offers a subtle but important lesson: Just because you’re bad doesn’t mean you’re hopeless. Continue reading Variety of Holiday Shows Light up the Grunin Center at OCC