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Monmouth County Parks Volunteer Calendar 2017

(732) 842-4000
Lincroft

To assist with planning, registration is required for special events and training workshops. For information about these or other volunteer opportunities, please call 732-842-4000, ext. 4283, or email Tracy Shiffman at [email protected]  

For more information please visit the MonmouthCounty Park website     

SEPTEMBER 

Garden in the Parks!           
(ages 14 & up except where noted*)
Volunteer at your convenience! No advanced registration. Help with pruning trees and shrubs, weeding and mulching the beds, and planting flowers in the parks! Please bring work gloves. 
Drop-in Volunteer Days are at the following parks: 

WEDNESDAYS from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.    
Thompson Park, Lincroft OR *Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown (age 16 & up)       

THURSDAYS from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.       
Manasquan Reservoir, Howell  

FRIDAYS from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 
Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel 

SATURDAYS from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.        
*Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown (age 16 & up)      

Saturday, September 16 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.        
Wind & Sea Festival           
(ages 14 & up)      
Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth          
Assist with activities including shuttle service guides, fishing & crabbing, kite flying, sand sculpture building, seining and much more!  Training held on Friday, September 15 from 7-8 p.m.

Sunday, September 24 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.          
Harvest Home Festival             
(ages 14 & up)            
Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel       
Assist with various activities throughout the park.      

OCTOBER

Garden in the Parks!           
(ages 14 & up except where noted*)
Volunteer at your convenience! No advanced registration. Help with pruning trees and shrubs, weeding and mulching the beds, and planting flowers in the parks! Please bring work gloves. 
Drop-in Volunteer Days are at the following parks: 

WEDNESDAYS from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.    
Thompson Park, Lincroft OR *Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown (age 16 & up)       

THURSDAYS from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.        
Manasquan Reservoir, Howell  

FRIDAYS from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 
Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel 

SATURDAYS from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.        
*Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown (age 16 & up)          

Saturday, October 8 from 7:30 a.m.-12 p.m.       
Timberbrook Triathlon         
(ages 16 & up)      
Manasquan Reservoir, Howell        
Help with registration, set-up and check-in bikes, assist with canoes and kayaks, and  water stations.

Fridays & Saturdays, October 13 & 14, 20 & 21, 27 & 28        
Creatures of the Night           
(ages 14 & up)      
Huber Woods Park, Middletown     
Join us for an entertaining environmental program designed to celebrate the fall season with an evening hayride and mysterious nocturnal creatures along the way. Training required; dates will be announced in early September.  

Sunday, October 15 from 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.        
Thompson Park Day            
Thompson Park, Lincroft      
(ages 14 & up)       
Assist with event activities such as greeting visitors, pumpkin painting, scarecrow contest, wagon rides, crafts, cross-country skiing, canoes, golf, and the Strut Your Mutt Costume Contest.      

NOVEMBER   

Saturday, November 4 from 7:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m.        
Woods Hollow Classic Mountain Bike Race       
(ages 16 & up)
Tatum Park, Middletown
Holland Activity Center Entrance
Race assistants needed to support event activities.

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  • Adults
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Last Updated: 09/06/17