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There are plenty of ways for you to stay involved and to take action.  Check out some of the many events we have going on throughout the year. Share with your friends and family, and help us protect and restore the Bay!

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“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” -Benjamin Franklin

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Upcoming Events

May
28
Thu
Meet Doug Tallamy, Author “Nature’s Best Hope” @ Zoom Meeting
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Meet Doug Tallamy, Author "Nature's Best Hope" @ Zoom Meeting

Throughout the month of May, members of the Barnegat Bay Book Club will have been reading “Nature’s Best Hope” by Doug Tallamy. Join us for our second virtual event as we talk with Doug about his work and his mission to help people understand the value and importance of native plants.

This event will take place in a Zoom meeting on May 28th at 6pm. This event will be recorded and posted to youtube.

You can purchase this book and learn more about the author here: http://www.bringingnaturehome.net

Join the Barnegat Bay Book Club here: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/1081534-barnegat-bay-book-club

Doug Tallamy is a professor in the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware, where he has authored 95 research publications and has taught insect related courses for 40 years. Chief among his research goals is to better understand the many ways insects interact with plants and how such interactions determine the diversity of animal communities. His book Bringing Nature Home: How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens was published by Timber Press in 2007 and was awarded the 2008 Silver Medal by the Garden Writers’ Association. The Living Landscape, co-authored with Rick Darke, was published in 2014. Doug’s new book ‘Nature’s Best Hope’ was published by Timber Press in February 2020. Among his awards are the Garden Club of America Margaret Douglas Medal for Conservation and the Tom Dodd, Jr. Award of Excellence, the 2018 AHS B.Y. Morrison Communication Award and the 2019 Cynthia Westcott Scientific Writing Award.

Point Pleasant Planning Board @ Borough Hall
May 28 @ 7:00 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.

Point Pleasant Planning Board will hold their meetings at 7:00 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month, except for November.

 

Jun
1
Mon
Long Beach Township Public Meeting @ Administration Building
Jun 1 @ 4:00 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.

Manchester Planning Board Meeting @ Municipal Building
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.

Please Take Notice the Regular Meeting of the Manchester Township Planning Board will be held in the Municipal Building, 1 Colonial Drive, Manchester, N.J., at 6 pm on the first Monday of each month, provided that the day does not fall on a holiday .

Manchester Town Council Meeting @ Municipal Building
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Manchester Township Council will meet on the following dates for the fiscal year 2020.

All Regular Meetings will be held on the second and fourth Monday of each month, at 6:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted, and will be held in the Municipal Building, One Colonial Drive, Manchester, New Jersey.

Legal action will be taken at each meeting.

Stafford Township Environmental Commission Meetings
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.

The Environmental Commission is an advisory board which reviews all development applications that come before the Planning Board or Zoning Board of Adjustment. The Environmental Commission also makes ordinance recommendations to protect and preserve the environmental quality of the Township.

Jun
2
Tue
Jackson Town Council Meeting @ Main Meeting Room of the Jackson Township Municipal Building
Jun 2 @ 7:30 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.

Meetings for the purpose of holding Executive Sessions on matters involving personnel, litigation/potential litigation, land sale/land acquisition and contracts, where the public may be properly excluded, shall be held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month unless stated otherwise commencing at 6:30 p.m. and will be held in the Jackson Township Municipal Building, Executive Conference Room, 95 West Veterans Highway, Jackson, New Jersey 08527.

 

Plumsted Land Use Meeting @ Courtroom
Jun 2 @ 7:30 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.

The duties of the LUB officers are to assure that building, zoning and uses or desired changes to the properties within Plumsted Township, Ocean County are consistent with the Township Master Plan, township ordinances, and vision for our open space, rural farming community.

Jun
4
Thu
Berkley Planning Board Meeting @ Municipal Building
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.

Mantoloking Planning Board @ Mantoloking Firehouse
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm

***Meeting details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the meeting organizer when planning to attend.