IN BRIEF Children’s fitness program set in Hazlet The Hazlet Recreation Commission is offering a fitness program for children. The 10 sessions are 45 minutes each. Persons may register at the James J. Cullen Community Center for either of the following sessions: classes for kindergarten through grade 3 from 3:40-4:25 p.m. on Tuesdays beginning March …

Library offers scholarship for library sciences The board of trustees of the Middletown Township Library has announced the availability of the Conover-Wihtol Scholarship for no less than $500 for graduate study in library science. The scholarship fund was established in memory of Edith B. And Karl F. Wihtol, both longtime residents of Middletown and dedicated …

Travel club plans trip to Pigeon Forge, Tenn. The Glenwood Senior Citizens Travel Club, Matawan, will sponsor a six-day trip to the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee, including Pigeon Forge, from May 21 through May 26. The cost will be $399 per person, double occupancy. The fee includes transportation, accommodations for five nights, eight meals, gratuities, …

Aberdeen board plans ‘birding’ workshop April 1 The Aberdeen Township Environ-mental & Shade Tree Advisory Board will sponsor a "birding" workshop on Saturday, April 1. It will be conducted by naturalist Scott Barnes and Linda Mack of the Audubon Society. Participants should meet at 9 a.m. at the parking lot on Lakeshore Drive near the …

Purim Ball on tap at Jewish Center March 25 The Purim Ball, an event of the Jewish Federation of Greater Monmouth Coun-ty’s Young Adult Constituencies, will be held at the Marlboro Jewish Center at 8 p.m. on March 25. Participants may dress in black tie or costume. The evening will includes a cocktail hour, buffet …

Jewish Film Festival continues at temple The Jewish Film Festival of Temple Beth Ahm, Aberdeen, continues its third and last offering of the season on March 18 at 8 p.m. with two films, The Jews of Poland and Married With a Star. Professor Jack Needle of Brookdale Community College Holocaust studies will introduce the films …

First Aid Auxiliary plans March 23 meeting The Holmdel First Aid Auxiliary will hold the regular March meeting on March 23 at 7:45 p.m. in the First Aid Building on Crawfords Corner Road, next to the post office. This meeting will include discussions for the future fund-raisers for this spring and the organization will need …

Heavenly Treasures offers Easter baskets Heavenly Treasures has reopened after a bad weather break. The store is located in the basement of the Reformed Church of Keyport, between Division and Osborn streets. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Wednesday and Thursday. Special items include stuffed animals and Easter baskets.For additional information call the …