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Veteran's Day Parade

Sunday, November | 1:00pm

Parade steps off from Bayview Elementary School at 1:00pm.  Parade route travels to the VFW Post 2179 located at 1 Veterans Lane, Port Monmouth.  Join the crowd at the Grand Stand in Campbell's Junction.

All residents and community members are cordially invited to have lunch with veterans at the VFW Post 2179 upon the parade's conclusion.  Please join us and "Thank a Veteran".

Turkey Soccer Shootout

Saturday, November 17, 2018 | 10:00am - 11:00am
Croydon Turf Field
$5 per person & a nonperishable canned good
Ages 6 to Adult

Think you've got the best Penalty Kick in town? Put it to the test at the Soccer Turkey Shoot Out & Food Drive. Each player will line up and take 5 shots on the goal. Players will shoot from the designated area 12 yards from the goal line. Aim for the target to score points. The player in each age category will receive a medal and a turkey! Second and third place medals will also be given out per age category. After the overwhelming response, we have added older age categories, including 1 for adults!

All participants are encouraged to bring a nonperishable food to donate. All donations received will be given to Middletown Social Services to be distributed to residents in need. Help give our fellow residents a fantastic Thanksgiving! 
  • Age categories: 6-7, 8-10, 11-13, 14-17, Adult (18+)
  • Preregistration is not necessary, but preferred

North vs. South Alumni Soccer Game

Saturday, November 17, 2018 | 11:30am
Croydon Turf Field
Fee: a nonperishable canned good is requested for admission

Join us as we kick off the Thanksgiving holiday with a good ol' fashion alumni game! Former players are invited to participate. Those interested should send an email to recreation@middletownnj.org. All donations received will be given to Middletown Social Services to be distributed to residents in need. Help give our fellow residents a fantastic Thanksgiving!


Community Science at Poricy Park


Saturday, Nov 17 | 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: Craft Stick Creations 

Come build with us as we explore some special connectors that turn ordinary jumbo craft sticks into an extraordinary learning, building, and entertaining experience. Try one of our challenges or just see where your imagination takes you!

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