Monmouth County Park System Calendar of Events

Wondrous Winter Walk at Hartshorne Woods Park

Wednesday, January 4, 2023

10 a.m.

Toss on your winter gear and tag along with a Park System Naturalist as you explore Hartshorne Woods Park in the wintertime. Meet in the Rocky Point parking lot in Highlands. Open to all ages; under 18 with adult. Please Note: Sturdy footwear recommended, trails used may have inclines or tree roots to step over. FREE!
Cutting, Splitting and Hewing at Historic Longstreet Farm

Sunday, January 8, 2023

12-2:30 p.m.

Come out to Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel, and get warmed up using a two-man saw and splitting wedge; learn how farmers used a froe to rive shingles or a broad ax to hew beams. Open to adults. FREE!
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Tuesday, January 10, 2023

2-6 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Wednesday, January 11, 2023

12-3:30 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Thursday, January 12, 2023

2-6 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Friday, January 13, 2023

3-5 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Monday, January 16, 2023

12-4 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
The Casual Birder at Manasquan Reservoir Environmental Center

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

9 a.m.

Join a Park System Naturalist for a laid-back morning bird walk at the Manasquan Reservoir, Howell. Meet at the Environmental Center. We’ll meander for about an hour and a half and see what birds we can find. No need to be an expert at identifying birds to enjoy this walk. A limited number of binoculars will be available on a first come basis. FREE!
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

2-6 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Wondrous Winter Walk at Manasquan Reservoir

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

10 a.m.

Toss on your winter gear and tag along with a Park System Naturalist as you explore the Manasquan Reservoir, Howell, in the wintertime. Meet in the Environmental Center parking lot. Open to all ages; under 18 with adult. Please Note: Sturdy footwear recommended, trails used may have inclines or tree roots to step over. FREE!
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

12-3:30 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Thursday, January 19, 2023

2-6 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Friday, January 20, 2023

3-5 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Nature Lecture Series: All About Brook Trout – The State Fish of New Jersey

Friday, January 20, 2023

7-8 p.m.

Come to the Freneau Woods Park Visitor Center, Aberdeen, for this talk by a Park System Naturalist and learn about the history and ecology of brook trout as well as the issues they face. FREE!
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Monday, January 23, 2023

12-4 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

2-4 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

12-3:30 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Thursday, January 26, 2023

2-6 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Friday, January 27, 2023

3-5 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
National Seed Swap Day

Saturday, January 28, 2023

10-11 a.m.

Bring seeds (at least five) to the Freneau Woods Park Visitor Center, Aberdeen, in an envelope labeled with the plant name, year collected, and where it was purchased or collected. No invasive species. Seeds can be dropped off in advance at the Huber Woods Environmental Center, Middletown. FREE!
Seashore Open House at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park

Sunday, January 29, 2023

1-4 p.m.

Stop by the Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park Activity Center, Long Branch, for our annual Open House and enjoy seashore fun. Engaging hands-on activities will entertain and educate you and your family about the shore and the sea. Speak with a Park System Naturalist about your own shell collection or the aquatic animals on display. FREE!
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Monday, January 30, 2023

12-4 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
The Casual Birder at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

9 a.m.

Join a Park System Naturalist for a laid-back morning bird walk at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park, Long Branch. Meet at the Pavilion. We’ll meander through the park for about an hour and a half to see what birds we can find. No need to be an expert at identifying birds to enjoy. A limited number of binoculars will be available to borrow if needed. FREE!
Open Gym at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

2-4 p.m.
848-456-4278

Stop by the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls, and play basketball in our climate controlled, indoor gymnasium! The cost is $5 per person per day; cash, check or credit card accepted. Open to all ages; 16 & under with adult.
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