Community Bulletin Board • "Choosing a Long-Term
Community Bulletin Board
• "Choosing a Long-TermCare Facility" will be presented by the John L. Montgomery Medical Home at 7 p.m. April 26 at Monmouth County Library Headquarters, Symmes Drive, Manalapan. There is no charge.
• Panic disorders
support group will meet at 7 p.m. April 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 at Monmouth County Library Headquarters, Manalapan. Details: (732) 972-8571.
• Free Pap tests
will be conducted by the Monmouth County Board of Health from 3-6 p.m. April 27 at the John L. Montgomery Home, 115 Dutch Lane Road, Freehold Township. An appoint-ment is required. Call (732) 431-7456.
• The Mourning
After, a professionally led support group for those who have lost a loved one, will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 28 at the American Hotel, Freehold. There are no fees. Details: Bernice or Bob, (732) 577-1076.
• Gamblers Anonymous
will meet from 8-9:30 p.m. April 28 at Grace Lutheran Church, Park Avenue at Main Street, Freehold. There are no fees.
• Battleground Historical
Society will meet at 8 p.m. April 28 at the Village Inn, 2 Water St., Englishtown. John Peppe, an interpreter for Monmouth Battlefield State Park, will discuss Revolutionary War firearms. The public is invited to attend.
• Cub Scout Pack
454, whose members are Scouts with special needs, will hold a car wash from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 29 at the Freehold Elks Lodge, 73 E. Main St., Freehold. Donation is $5 per vehicle.
• Young Widows/Widowers
, a social group beyond bereavement for ages 30-52, will meet for dinner at 7:30 p.m. April 29 at Crown Palace, Route 79, Marlboro. New members are welcome to attend. R.S.V.P. to Egda, (732) 747-4823.
• America’s Most
Wanted Jewish Singles will meet for a house party at 8 p.m. April 29 at a private residence in Manalapan. Admission is $12; R.S.V.P. is required. Call (732) 446-9570.
• Knights of Columbus
Freehold Council 1672 will hold its monthly breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon April 30 at 70 E. Main St., Freehold. All tips will be donated to The Challenged Children’s Fund. The cost is $4 per adult, $3 per child under age 12. Details: (732) 845-4520.
• Master Gardeners
of Monmouth County will hold a plant sale in conjunction with the Spring Festival at Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 30. Members will be selling hanging baskets, notecards, birdhouses and other items. Details: (732) 431-7260.
• Day of Recollection
will be sponsored by the Marian Center from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. May 1 at St. Mary’s of the Assumption Church, Route 9 at West Second Street, Howell. Lunch will be served. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Clement Machado from EWTN. There is no fee, but registration is requested; call (732) 363-0022.
• A blood drive
• A blood drivewill be conducted by Central Jersey Blood Center from 6:30-9 p.m. May 1 at the Freehold Township Fire Company No. 1, routes 527 and 537, Smithburg section of Freehold Township. Details: (732) 842-5750.
• Depression After
Delivery, a self-help group, will meet at 7 p.m. May 1 and May 15 at Monmouth County Library Headquarters, Symmes Drive, Manalapan. Details: (732) 294-5874.
, a national organization that supports women taking time out from employment to raise children at home, will meet at 7:30 p.m. May 1 at Monmouth County Library Headquarters, Manalapan. The group offers support, moms’ nights out, play groups and more. Details: Kendall, (732) 679-3054.
(formerly Beyond Transitions) will meet at 7:30 p.m. May 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 at Monmouth County Library Headquarters, Manalapan. Details: (732) 617-1287.
• BEAM (Becoming
Educated And Motivated about special education) will meet at 6:45 p.m. May 3 at Monmouth County Library Headquarters, Manalapan. Representatives from The Arc, NJ Protec-tion and Advocacy, Developmental Dis-abilities Council, Coalition of Inclusive Education, Cerebral Palsy of Monmouth and Ocean, and the Learning Resource Center will attend. Details: (732) 792-0594.
• Families of Aging
Parents Support Group, sponsored by CentraState Health-care System, will meet from 7-8 p.m. May 3 at Monmouth Crossing, 560 Iron Bridge Road, Freehold Township. Facilitator is K.C. Jorgensen, clinical social worker and program manager of Monmouth Cros-sing’s special care unit for people with Alzheimer’s and other dementia-related conditions. Details: (732) 303-8600.
• Prime Timers of
Marlboro Jewish Center will meet at 8 p.m. May 3 in the Chai Building, Topanemus Road, Marl-boro. New members are welcome.
• Write On!
, a workshop for writers of all genres, will be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. May 4, 11, 18 and 25 at Monmouth County Library Headquarters, Manalapan.
• "How to Beat
the High Cost of College," a free workshop, will be presented by William Lynch, a consumer advocate and authority on college funding, at 7 p.m. March 4 at Colts Neck High School, Route 537 and Five Points Road, Colts Neck.
• "Building a Winning
Family," a free series presented by the Jewish Learning Center, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. May 4, 11 and 18 at the Marlboro Library, Wyncrest Road. To register, call (732) 536-9406.
• Community Benefit
Luncheon to benefit Freehold Area Habitat for Humanity will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 5 at First Presbyterian Church of Freehold, Main Street and Brinckerhoff Avenue. The menu will consist of sandwiches and choice of salad bar or homemade soup, plus beverage and homemade dessert. Suggested donation is $5. Details: (732) 462-0234.
• A spaghetti dinner
and flower sale will be sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 180, Manalapan, on May 6 at Neff Chapel, Old Tennent Church, Tennent section of Manalapan. Seatings will be at 4:30 p.m., 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The cost is $6 per adult, $5 per senior or child (ages 3-10). Details: (732) 972-9305.