Ocean Wind Off-Shore Wind Farm

Date: Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Zoom Ørsted, with the support of PSE&G, is constructing Ocean Wind, New Jersey’s first utility-scale offshore wind farm. The farm, which will be located 15 miles off the coast of southern New Jersey, will create enough electricity to power half a million homes. Learn how this… Read More »Ocean Wind Off-Shore Wind Farm

Speaker Series: Vegetable Gardening in Containers

Date: Wednesday, April 21, 2021 Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Location: Zoom Video LOG IN INFORMATION Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84202721262?pwd=ZWRIY3FhSWppdXBQdkVtOURsUjVtZz09 Meeting ID: 842 0272 1262 Passcode: Shino Or call 1-929-205-6099 Please join us for our next Speaker Series event, “Vegetable Gardening in Containers.” Many of us on the barrier island are unable to plant vegetable gardens due… Read More »Speaker Series: Vegetable Gardening in Containers

April Meeting

Join us for the first Friends of Ortley Beach meeting of the year. Learn about the exciting plans we have for the upcoming summer! Date: April 24, 2021 Time: 10 a.m. Location: Zoom Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84374727869?pwd=YjArSTY0OHVPUDRreDE5cXU2d0svZz09 Meeting ID: 843 7472 7869 Passcode: Shino Or call 1-929-205-6099

Speaker Series: Seashore Gardening

Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2021 Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Location: Zoom Video Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/92385725130Meeting ID: 923 8572 5130Or, call 1 646 876 9923 US (New York) Join us for our last Speaker Series Event until the fall. Living so close to the seashore can wreak havoc on our gardens! Rutgers Master Gardener Dr. S. Ann… Read More »Speaker Series: Seashore Gardening

June Meeting

St. Elisabeth's Chapel 5 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

We will host our first face-to-face meeting in over a year! Come out and hear about all of the fun we have planned for this summer. We will once again meet at St. Elisabeth's Chapel on 3rd Avenue. To be good guests and keep everyone safe, we will adhere to the procedures mandated by the… Read More »June Meeting

Membership Meeting

St. Elisabeth's Chapel 5 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

Please join us Saturday, July 24, 2021, at 10 a.m. at St. Elisabeth's Chapel, 5 Third Avenue. New members are always welcome!

Kite Night

3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

***ATTENTION: Due to the weather, the Kite Night scheduled for 7/29 has been POSTPONED until Thursday, August 5.*** Once again Friends of Ortley Beach will host our popular Kite Night! Grab a beach chair or blanket and watch beautiful large-scale kites on the beach. Mr. Softee’s ice cream truck will also be onsite. Date: Thursday, August… Read More »Kite Night

Free

Craft Fair

St. Elisabeth's Chapel 5 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

Mark your calendars! Saturday, August 14, 2021 from 10am-3pm The craft fair will be held outside on St. Elisabeth's Chapel grounds, 5 Third Avenue, Ortley Beach, and our rain date is August 21, 2021. Allison's Custom Creations-Hand Painted Pots Banana Co. Swimwear-Men’s swim trunks and briefs designed in NJ Beach Glass Creations-Art work created using beach… Read More »Craft Fair

Free

Kite Night

3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

Once again Friends of Ortley Beach will host our popular Kite Night! Grab a beach chair or blanket and watch beautiful large-scale kites on the beach. Mr. Softee’s ice cream truck will also be onsite. Date: Thursday, September 2, 2021 – Please note revised date Time: 5:30-8 p.m. Location: 3rd Avenue Beach, Ortley Beach This year’s Kite Nights… Read More »Kite Night

Free

Membership Meeting

Join us on Zoom as we plan our events for the fall. New members welcome. Date: Thursday, September 23 Please note revised date Time: 7 p.m. Location: Zoom Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86108103305?pwd=dE5qc003eERmUFJxb1hVbFJxS0haZz09 Meeting ID: 861 0810 3305 Passcode: Shino Or call 1-929-205-6099 US (New York)

Membership Meeting

St. Elisabeth's Chapel 5 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

Please join us Saturday, October 23, 2021, at 10 a.m. at St. Elisabeth's Chapel, 5 Third Avenue. New members are always welcome!

Speaker Series: Toms River’s Nautical History

Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2021Time: 7 p.m.Location: Zoom During our last Speaker Series event of the year, Dan Crabbe will provide an overview of the Toms River Seaport Society and its Maritime Museum on Water Street. Then Erik Weber will dive into past nautical ages and uses of the Toms River from the pre-colonial era to the present. Dan Crabbe… Read More »Speaker Series: Toms River’s Nautical History