Category Archives: Toms River

HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE WEEK EVENTS AT OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE

The Center for Holocaust, Genocide, & Human Rights Education at Ocean County College will sponsor a weeklong Holocaust Remembrance Program from April 23 to April 28 on the Ocean County College Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  This year’s program is dedicated to the memory of the victims of Terezín Camp; it is a celebration of their creative spirit and enduring art and music. Continue reading HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE WEEK EVENTS AT OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE

LEARN ABOUT AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER AT OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE

The Center for Student Success at Ocean County College will present Autism Spectrum Disorder: The Basics & Beyond on Friday, April 28 at 9:30 a.m., Room 104, Gateway (Building #101), Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  The event is free and open to the community.  Please park in Parking Lot #5 or #6.

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SPRING IS BUSTING OUT AT NOVINS PLANETARIUM WITH APRIL SHOWS

Enjoy a celestial experience at the Robert J. Novins Planetarium (Bldg #13) on the Ocean County College Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  Please park in Parking Lot #2.  Enjoy a variety of laser, kids, and sky shows!

LASER SHOWS!

Laser Electropop – Sat, April 1 at 8:30 p.m.  Prepare your senses for you are about to experience an audio-visual onslaught of intense laser light set to today’s hottest streaming hits!  From synth pop heavies like Lady Gaga and Daft Punk to alt-rockin’ Bastille and Grouplove, this show has it all.  Other artists include Demi Lovato, Katy Perry, Tiesto, and Pharrell Williams, along with Afrojack, The Chainsmokers, Lil Jon & DJ Snake, and Lorde.  So sit back and let the laser show do the work!

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Tuxedos Offered at Toms River and Lakewood Locations During Prom Dress Drive

The Ocean County Library’s Prom Dress Drive and Giveaway will feature tuxedo jackets, vests, shirts, and pants available at our Lakewood and Toms River Branches. These items were part of a generous donation from ‘Dress Me Up – A Unique Boutique’ in Forked River. Continue reading Tuxedos Offered at Toms River and Lakewood Locations During Prom Dress Drive

FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOPS “O.P.E.N. PATHWAYS TO EDUCATION”

Looking to attend college but don’t know how to pay for tuition?  Ocean County College (OCC) is offering O.P.E.N. Workshops (Opening Pathways to Education Now).  Spring 2017 workshops will be held on Saturday, March 25, April 8, or April 29 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon in Room 203 and Room 205, Technology Building (Bldg. #25), Main Campus, Toms River.  Admission is free and open to the public.  Seating is limited.  Registration is required. Continue reading FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOPS “O.P.E.N. PATHWAYS TO EDUCATION”

Friends of the Ocean County Library To Host Spring Mah Jongg Tournament

Calling all mah jongg players: The Friends of the Ocean County Library will be hosting its Spring 2017 Mah Jongg tournament fundraiser next month at the Toms River Branch, 101 Washington St.

The cost to participate in the tournament, held Wednesday, April 19, is $40 per person. The tournament includes a continental breakfast and lunch. Prizes will be awarded and all proceeds benefit the Friends of the Ocean County Library. Continue reading Friends of the Ocean County Library To Host Spring Mah Jongg Tournament

SUMMER PROGRAMS FOR KIDS & TEENS MIXES FUN & EDUCATION

Get a jump on summer!  Don’t let your kids and teens sit home bored all summer long!  Ocean County College’s Summer Camps for Kids & Teens (ages 3-17) lets your children explore and participate in a variety of adventures.  Enroll in one, two, or more summer programs through OCC’s Department of Continuing and Professional Education, which offers dozens of fun and exciting programs!

Visit www.ocean.edu/cpe/htm to view the new Summer Camps for Kids & Teens catalogue.  For registration call 732-255-0404 or refer to the camp catalogue.

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REGISTER TODAY FOR SUMMER CLASSES AT OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE

Register today for summer classes at Ocean County College!  If you’ve been thinking about attending college, now’s the time to get started.  Choose from a variety of schedules including 3-Week, 5-Week, 6-Week, 7-Week, 8-Week, and 10-Week Summer Terms!  Apply today and take that first step to getting a college education.

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OHI’s Mobile Medical Unit to Host Head Start Dental Exams in Ocean County

Ocean Health Initiatives, Inc. (OHI), in partnership with the Head Start development program of O.C.E.A.N., Inc., has announced that the OHI mobile medical unit will be visiting several local Head Start program sites March 29 through April 5, 2017, to conduct dental exams, specifically for the children in Head Start programs. Dentist Dr. Patricia Gibbons will be conducting the dental exams for children in Head Start. Continue reading OHI’s Mobile Medical Unit to Host Head Start Dental Exams in Ocean County

“HOMETOWN HEROIN” – TOWNSQUARE RADIO TO HOLD A CANDID DISCUSSION AT OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE

On Monday, March 20, 7:00 p.m., 92.7 WOBM-FM and Beach Radio 1160/1310 WOBM-AM present “Hometown Heroin: A Townsquare Tonight Town Hall Event” at the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts, Ocean County College, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  Please park in Parking Lot #2.
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