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Music in the Parks Summer Concert Series

Tuesday, July 10 & 24, 2018 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Middletown Arts Center, 36 Church St, Middletown

July 10: TBD
July 24: TBD

The free concerts are held from 7 - 9 p.m. on the Middletown Art Center's northern lawn. The public is invited to bring their lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments. Alcohol is prohibited. Free parking is on site. Call 732-706-4100 for more information.

Community Science at Poricy Park

Saturday, July 21 | 3:00-4:00pm
Poricy Park Nature Center, 345 Oak Hill Road, Red Bank
Ages:3-12, $3.00 (R), $4.00(NR)
Pre-registration required

Topic: TBD

*All children must be accompanied with an adult throughout the whole program.

Ideal Beach Party

Thursday, July 26, 2018 | 5:00pm
Ideal Beach, Middletown, NJ

Don’t miss this great family event filled with fun and games, music and dancing. A DJ will be on hand to provide the evening’s entertainment. Bring a beach chair or towel. Games, activities and prizes for all children. Watch the beautiful sunset overlooking the Sandy Hook Bay. Make sure to stick around for our movie!

Movie in the Park | Coco

Thursday, July 26, 2018 | 8:15pm
Ideal Beach, Middletown, NJ

Join us for a movie at the beach! We will be viewing Moana after the Beach Party!

Community Fossil Hunt

Sunday, July 29 | 11:00am-1:00pm
Poricy Park Nature Center, 345 Oak Hill Rd, Red Bank
Ages: 5-12,$5.00 (R)  $6.00
          13+, $8.00 (R)  $10.00 (NR)
Pre-registration is necessary in order to run program.

Calling all amateur paleontologists!  Come dig up some Middletown history at Poricy Brook Fossil Beds.  Expect to find marine fossils from the Cretaceous period, 65-72 million years ago.  Meet at the Poricy Park Nature Center for a short orientation before travelling to the fossil beds.  An experienced guide will provide you with a trowel and sifter, as well as help you identify your treasures.  Please wear rubber boots or old sneakers as your feet will get wet.  Sandals, flip-flops, and other slip-on footwear are prohibited.  Ages 5+, all children must be accompanied by and adult.