Community Events & Programs

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  • Diabetes Self Management Class
    Wednesday, February 24 @ 10:00 AM
    SCAN
    Eatontown

    Diabetes Self Management Class

    SCAN offers Free Online Diabetes Self-Management Workshops. These supportive workshops build your confidence to manage your diabetes and maintain
    an active and healthy lifestyle.

  • Neptune Recreation: Online Coding Classes Ages 7-17
    Wednesday, February 24 - Monday, March 8 @ 02:00 PM
    Neptune Recreation

    Neptune Recreation: Online Coding Classes Ages 7-17

    Code Wiz is an award-winning coding school for kids! Register through CommunityPass. There are Monday sessions and Thursday sessions available. If you already have a CommunityPass account from another organization or community, please use it - do not create another account. Call Neptune Recreation at 732-869-1202 for more information.

  • Virtual Story and Craft Time for Children
    Wednesday, February 24 - Wednesday, January 5 @ 02:00 PM
    Monmouth County Library

    Virtual Story and Craft Time for Children

    Joyful Stories and easy crafts are shared each day with your family! New Story/Craft added each day at 2 pm

    This series was created by the Children's Librarians, as we miss our littlest patrons! While in-person storytimes are not possible, we will be sending extra special stories and easy-to-do-crafts directly to your homes.

  • Prevent Opioid Overdose, Save Lives with FREE training and Naloxone Nasal Spray Kits
    Thursday, February 25 - Sunday, April 25 @ 12:30 PM (Monthly)
    SAMHSA Grants to Prevent PDO CFDA No. 93.243

    Prevent Opioid Overdose, Save Lives with FREE training and Naloxone Nasal Spray Kits

    Trainings are held on the FIRST Friday of each month at 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m.  Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and The Division of Mental Health and Addictions Services have partnered together to offer this FREE activity and service. Training via WEBEX and Naloxone kits ship. Register by calling 732-235-4341 [email protected]

  • Monmouth County (Virtual) Trade and Jobs Fair: February 25, 2021 6-8 pm
    Thursday, February 25 @ 06:00 PM
    Monmouth County Guidance Directors Association
    Keyport

    Monmouth County (Virtual) Trade and Jobs Fair: February 25, 2021 6-8 pm

    Are you, or someone you know, looking for a viable career opportunity that does NOT require a 4 year college degree? The Monmouth County Guidance Directors Association is hosting our 3rd annual Trade and Jobs Fair (virtually this year) on February 25 from 6-8 pm. This is a great opportunity to interface with representatives from: Unions, Trade Schools, Employers and the US Military. This event is open to everyone in Monmouth County,

  • Microsoft 365 Accessibility Training ||| Neurodiversity
    Thursday, February 25 @ 11:00 PM
    Microsoft

    Microsoft 365 Accessibility Training ||| Neurodiversity

    In this free, one-hour training, you’ll learn accessibility features in Windows 10 & Office 365 relevant to your life. You will leave empowered to communicate & experience the world through these tools.

  • Minority Male Initiative Virtual Conference
    Friday, February 26 @ 09:30 AM
    Monmouth-Ocean County Pan Hellenic Council

    Minority Male Initiative Virtual Conference

    This free event on Zoom is for minority male students at Brookdale CC and Monmouth County High School juniors and seniors to Promote college success
    educate minority male students about various careers, and connect students to professionals in different professions.
    Contact: Dr. Fidel Wilson [email protected]

  • Fulfill Feeding Hope 2021 - Pop the Trunk Drive-Thru Food Distribution
    Friday, February 26 @ 01:00 PM (Weekly)
    Neptune

    Fulfill Feeding Hope 2021 - Pop the Trunk Drive-Thru Food Distribution

    If you need food, please join us Fridays 1-3 pm at Fulfill in Neptune starting January 15th, 2021.

  • NJCTS Global TS Parent Summit
    Saturday, February 27 @ 10:00 AM
    NJCTS

    NJCTS Global TS Parent Summit

    This is a wonderful opportunity for parents of children, teens, and young adults with Tourette Syndrome to connect and share experiences. Whether your child is newly diagnosed or has been on this journey for a while, this is your chance to ask questions about supporting them through high school, college, and beyond, as well as gain a community of parents who can relate to your struggles–and your successes!

  • Free Introductory Science & Engineering Programs for Kids
    Saturday, February 27 - Saturday, March 13 @ 10:30 AM (Weekly)
    USTEM

    Free Introductory Science & Engineering Programs for Kids

    USTEM is now ONLINE! We hold fun, hands-on projects, and activities that engage children in grades 1-6. For more information email [email protected] Engage - Inspire - Empower 

  • Creative Healing Group
    Sunday, February 28 - Sunday, November 14 @ 10:30 AM (Weekly)
    Institute for Practical Life

    Creative Healing Group

    Creative Healing is a therapeutic modality that combines powerful counseling techniques along with art-making to help improve emotional, mental health, promoting self-regulation.

  • The NJ Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics, is pleased to announce  a CALL FOR NOMINATIONS for the YOUTH ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
    Sunday, February 28 @ 01:00 PM
    New Jersey Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics

    The NJ Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics, is pleased to announce a CALL FOR NOMINATIONS for the YOUTH ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

    The Youth Achievement Award recognizes the strengths and accomplishments of a young person or group of young people and will be presented on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at The Palace at Somerset Park. We are asking any and all to submit their nomination via the instructions listed below. The deadline for submissions is February 28, 2021

  • Mobile Pantry @ Parker Health Center
    Monday, March 1 @ 12:00 AM (Monthly)
    Parker Family Health Center
    Red Bank

    Mobile Pantry @ Parker Health Center

    Mobile Pantry is open on the first Thursday of every month. No ID is required. All groceries are free. Please bring your own bags.

  • The Mourning Meeting Podcast, Season 2
    Tuesday, March 2 - Tuesday, December 28 @ 09:00 AM (Weekly)
    Inner Harbor

    The Mourning Meeting Podcast, Season 2

    The Mourning Meeting is a podcast dedicated to young adults. Interviews include information about grieving at college, pandemic grief, advanced directives for young adults, suicide loss, and much more.

  • Monmouth University Community Care Telehealth Clinic: FREE Support Group for Parents
    Tuesday, March 2 - Tuesday, January 25 @ 06:30 PM (Weekly)
    Monmouth University Community Care Telehealth Clinic

    Monmouth University Community Care Telehealth Clinic: FREE Support Group for Parents

    This free support group is for parents who are now on the clock 24/7 because of COVID-19! Conversations are led by you! MUCCTC is a free online counseling service staffed by supervised Monmouth University clinical social work graduate interns! 

  • NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorder (NJCTS) 2021 Program of Webinars
    Wednesday, March 3 @ 12:00 AM (Monthly)
    NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorder (NJCTS)

    NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorder (NJCTS) 2021 Program of Webinars

    NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders announces the Wednesday Webinars series for 2021 featuring presentations by medical and mental health professionals, education specialists, and other leaders in their field. These Wednesday Webinar seminars are for parents, educators, and professionals

  • When to Worry About Your Child's Worries
    Wednesday, March 3 @ 07:30 PM
    NJCTS

    When to Worry About Your Child's Worries

    Join Dr. Jerry Bubrick, Senior Psychologist, from the Child Mind Institute for a presentation and focused Q and A on 'When to Worry About Your Child's Worries'. He will speak about children's mental health, signs to look out for, what anxiety looks like in school, what parents can do, and when to get help.

  • Ability Virtual Job Fair
    Thursday, March 4 @ 09:00 AM
    Ability Corps

    Ability Virtual Job Fair

    AbilityJobs offers specific online resources for job seekers with disabilities. Accessibility features offer you the opportunity to connect with employers using an American Sign Language interpreter, screen reader, or other accommodations. This job fair website also offers online face-to-face interviews with recruiters. 

  • Creative Conversations- Art Journaling Demo with Tara Collins
    Thursday, March 4 @ 04:00 PM
    SCAN

    Creative Conversations- Art Journaling Demo with Tara Collins

    I started creating mixed media art because it appealed to the multi-layered person that I am. This medium of art is very similar with all its various elements that blend together. I find it resembles life by taking little pieces of the world around you and creating a beautiful and complex piece of art with it.

  • The Calais School Transitioning to Adult Life Webinar Series
    Thursday, March 4 @ 07:00 PM
    Allied Wealth Partners

    The Calais School Transitioning to Adult Life Webinar Series

    Join The Allied Wealth Partners, Special Needs Division, as we share valuable information covering a variety of special needs topics, including government benefits, special needs trusts, and more!

  • Is It Bipolar Disorder or ADHD Moodiness?  A Guide to Getting the Right Diagnosis and Treatement
    Wednesday, March 10 @ 01:00 PM
    ADDitude ADHD Expert Webinars

    Is It Bipolar Disorder or ADHD Moodiness? A Guide to Getting the Right Diagnosis and Treatement

    Register for this free expert webinar to learn the difference between bipolar disorder and ADHD moodiness on Wednesday, March 10th at 1 p.m.  When you sign up you will recieve the free webinar replay link after 3/10 as well!  

  • Public Forum: A discussion for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities and their families
    Thursday, March 11 @ 06:00 PM
    Hosted by Regional Family Support Planning Council #6 (Ocean, Monmouth) and #7 (Burlington and Camden)

    Public Forum: A discussion for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities and their families

    Jennifer Langer Jacobs, Assistant Commissioner, Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services, New Jersey Department of Human Services will discuss Electronic Visit Verification and Diane Riley, Executive Director, Supportive Housing Association of New Jersey will discuss Housing Navigation.

  • Part 1: Brain Injury Overview and Coping with Change
    Tuesday, March 16 @ 06:00 PM
    Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

    Part 1: Brain Injury Overview and Coping with Change

    The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey (BIANJ) invites you to join us for a free educational and interactive series on Adjustment to Brain Injury, presented by Mandi Zucker, MSW, Education Facilitator. These workshops are geared to educate and support people with brain injury and caregivers and will be offered via Zoom conferencing.

  • Spring Into Healthy Eating For Kids
    Thursday, March 18 @ 05:00 PM
    Hackensack Meridian Children's Health

    Spring Into Healthy Eating For Kids

    A child’s diet and their lifestyle can have a long-term impact on their health. At this Parent/Guardian Talk, Marianna Nicoletta, D.O., pediatric endocrinologist at K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital at Jersey Shore University Medical Center will discuss healthy eating habits for all ages (baby to teen) and the benefits it has.

  • Multicultural Conversations: Academic Pressures and Mental Health Among Immigrant Families
    Thursday, March 25 @ 03:00 PM
    NAMI NJ

    Multicultural Conversations: Academic Pressures and Mental Health Among Immigrant Families

    In response to the unique needs during the COVID-19 pandemic, NAMI NJ has pivoted to bring on a special online series in order to help our diverse communities cope better, with evidence-based and trauma-informed educational material on a wide range of topics. 
     

  • Part 2: Living with Brain Injury
    Tuesday, March 30 @ 06:00 PM
    Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

    Part 2: Living with Brain Injury

    The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey (BIANJ) invites you to join us for a free educational and interactive series on Adjustment to Brain Injury, presented by Mandi Zucker, MSW, Education Facilitator. These workshops are geared to educate and support people with brain injury and caregivers and will be offered via Zoom conferencing.

  • Part 3: Caregivers and Brain Injury (Caregivers only)
    Tuesday, April 6 @ 06:00 PM
    Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

    Part 3: Caregivers and Brain Injury (Caregivers only)

    The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey (BIANJ) invites you to join us for a free educational and interactive series on Adjustment to Brain Injury, presented by Mandi Zucker, MSW, Education Facilitator. These workshops are geared to educate and support people with brain injury and caregivers and will be offered via Zoom conferencing.

  • Important Work of Play
    Wednesday, April 21 @ 07:30 PM
    NJCTS

    Important Work of Play

    In this webinar, Dr. Martinez will discuss theories about the purpose of play, types of play, some of the relational, developmental and academic outcomes associated with play, and she will share ideas about how caring adults can encourage and promote play for children of all ages.

  • The NJPN 2021 Annual Addiction Conference:  Renew • Recover • Resilience
    Thursday, April 29 - Friday, April 30 @ 09:00 AM
    NJ Prevention Network

    The NJPN 2021 Annual Addiction Conference: Renew • Recover • Resilience

    the NJPN 21st Annual Addiction Conference: Renew • Recover • Resilience live virtual event on April 29 and 30, 2021. The NJPN Annual Addiction Conference is the largest statewide gathering of New Jersey professionals in the field of addiction.

  • Nature Connection for Children's Mental Health
    Wednesday, May 26 @ 07:30 PM
    NJCTS

    Nature Connection for Children's Mental Health

    In this webinar we will take a deeper dive into how nature supports children's mental wellbeing including strengthened self-esteem and confidence, enhanced positive emotion and reduced negative emotion, stress reduction, restoration, social benefits, and resilience. We will share tips for getting the most out of nature activities to promote children's mental health.