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 The Jackson Writer’s Group will sponsor a book fair featuring local authors at 11 am Nov. 21 at the Jackson Library, 2 Jackson Drive, Jackson. Meet local authors and learn about their work at this free program that is open to the public. Registration is requested. Details: 732-928-4400 or visit www.theoceancountylibrary.org.  The Jackson …

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 The Jackson Writer’s Group will sponsor a book fair featuring local authors at 11 am Nov. 21 at the Jackson Library, 2 Jackson Drive, Jackson. Meet local authors and learn about their work at this free program that is open to the public. Registration is requested. Details: 732-928-4400.  The Jackson Library, Jackson, will …

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 The Cream Ridge Equestrian Center, 850 Route 537, Cream Ridge, will host “Ponies and Pumpkins” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 10. Pony rides, pumpkin painting. A $5 donation to benefit Freedom’s Hope Ranch is suggested. Details: 609-758-1776.  The Goddard School, 178 West Veterans Highway, Jackson, will host a fall festival open …

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 The Friends of the Plumsted Township Library, 119 Evergreen Road, New Egypt, will collect books on the first Saturday of the month (Oct. 3) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April through October for future book sales. Fiction, nonfiction, large print, children’s books, CDs, DVDs, audio books and jigsaw puzzles are accepted. Do not …

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 A multi-family community yard sale will take place rain or shine from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 3 at Jensen’s Deep Run Community Center, Route 537, Cream Ridge.  The Jackson Township Municipal Utilities Authority will be flushing water mains and fire hydrants in Jackson from 2-6 a.m. Monday through Friday beginning Sept. …

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 The Jackson Library, 2 Jackson Drive, Jackson, will present “Make it! Nautical Necklaces” at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 22. Supplies will be provided for this free class for adults 18 and older. Details: 732-928- 4400 or www.theoceancountylibrary.org  The Immanuel Bible Church soup kitchen will serve dinner from 5-6:45 p.m. Sept. 21 at 1244 West …

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 An Applebee’s flapjack breakfast to support Madeline Weber Ebinger, a longtime Manalapan resident who is battling cancer, will take place from 8-10 a.m. Oct. 3 at Applebee’s, 4721 Route 9 north, Howell. The cost is $10. Details: 908-839-8004 or mrodrig784@aol.com.  The Republican Club of Jackson will hold a barbeque at noon on Sept. …

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 The Jackson Library, Jackson, will present “Make it! Beeswax Candles” at 2 p.m. Sept. 26. Supplies will be provided for this free class for adults 18 and older. Details: 732-928-4400.  The Jackson Library, 2 Jackson Drive, Jackson, will host two performances of “Farbissen: The Retelling of A Christmas Carol with a Jewish Twist” …

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 The Farmingdale Board of Education is inviting residents to meet Edith Conroy, the new superintendent and principal at the Farmingdale Public School, at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 31 in the school’s media center, 49 Academy St., Farmingdale. Details: 732- 938-9611.  The Jackson Library, 2 Jackson Drive, Jackson, will present “Just Pin It!” at 2 …

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 The Jackson Library, 2 Jackson Drive, Jackson, will host a trauma recovery seminar at 2 p.m. Sept. 24. The event will include a video by Ocean Mental Health Services and a discussion about how individuals can move toward recovery. This program is free and open to the public, but registration is requested. Details: 732-928- …