The Arcadian Chorale celebrates its 20th Anniversary dedicated to excellence in choral singing by presenting a program of favorites selected from two decades of beautiful music.
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Monday, April 22, 2013
Upload a photo to the Matawan-Aberdeen Patch Neighborhood Gallery and it could be "Pic of the Day"! How would you describe the area in a single picture — or even a dozen?
If a picture says a thousand words, then Matawan-Aberdeen Patch wants to write a novel. We're looking for pictures of the area that capture the culture of a community, share a beautiful scene, or tell a story. Get snapping and then upload your photos to the Matawan-Aberdeen Patch Neighborhood Gallery. The best photos will be used for features like "Pic of the Day," "Where in Matawan-Aberdeen?" and "Delicious Mystery." Here are the kind of pictures we're hoping for from local photographers, whether you're using a smartphone or a professional camera: Please include a caption with your photo describing where it was taken and any relevant context. All photos will be attributed to the photographer and may be used in future Patch articles. How …
Thursday, March 21, 2013
The Frost Kings is a four-piece R&B, swing and blues band originating from the North Jersey area.
Thursday, March 14, 2013
The Monmouth County Library's Children's Book Fair will be held on Saturday, March 16.
If you want your child to dive into reading and become more excited about books, be sure to take them to a place that will be making reading as fun as the circus! The Monmouth County Library is holding their 2013 Children’s Book Fair on Saturday, March 16 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Monmouth County Library Headquarters in Manalapan Township and this year their theme is “Carnival of Books”. Watch a dog perform circus tricks, a one man circus juggle and perform magic, and learn to walk a tightrope! Oh, and there will also be some books, movies, and raffle prizes. Author and illustrator Fiona Robinson will also be on hand reading from her award-winning book What Animals Really Like. Readings will be held at 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15 on Saturday. Her…
Friday, February 15, 2013
Don't miss Argo, Beautiful Creatures and A Good Day to Die Hard this weekend.
TELL US: Patch wants your movie reviews! Come back and tell us in comments the movie you saw, what you thought about it and how many stars out of five you would give the film.
Sunday, February 3, 2013
The art show at Christian Brothers Academy in Lincroft.
Forty-one artists, many from the local area, are selling original paintings, historic items, jewelry, posters, blown glass and photos at the CBA Mothers' Club 38th Annual Fire Art and Antique Show, through Sunday afternoon, Feb. 3. The show benefits the all-boys academy in Lincroft, NJ. The sale is also supported by businesses who purchased ads in the journal, which contains a free ticket for the raffle. The progressive 50/50 will be announced today at 2 p.m. Last year, the winning won $6,000. Platinum sponsors include Classic F.A. Packers and Shippers of Teterboro, Salt Creek Grille of Rumson and Princeton, DesignNJ of Freehold. Gold sponsors are the CBA Alumni Association, Jersey SHore Arena of Farmingdale, Bill & Ed's Landscape …
Saturday, February 2, 2013
Crafters can display original work at the April 27 show.
The Monmouth County Parks System is inviting local crafters to join the Spring Craft Show on April 27. Crafters can display original work only, no kit work or commercially purchased merchandise. Applicants are asked to submit three photographs of their work. The cost is $25 per 10’x10’ space. Interested crafters can download an application at monmouthcountyparks.com or call (732) 542-1642. The show also includes the Annual Plant Swap at the Tatum Park Red Hill Road Activity Center in Middletown.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Suddenly a snowy landscape goes perfectly with the show at the MAC through Jan. 27.
A special exhibit at the Middletown Arts Center coincides perfectly with a day when newly fallen snow transforms the view out of our windows into a stark visual landscape, where pearled lawns are painted with the bluish strokes of leafless trees. An exhibit currently on view through Jan. 27 called "Let It Snow 2013" includes 40 pieces of art created by local community artists. Some of the local scenes are recognizable, and some of the artwork is available for purchase. "We welcome the public into our warm gallery to view the beauty of winter," said MAC Curator Maggie O'Brien. This is the second year the MAC has invited the talented artists in the area to submit their favorite work for the show. "It was so successful last year, we wanted …
Friday, January 11, 2013
iPlay America will host the music festival in May.
After an eight-year hiatus, the Skate and Surf Festival has decided to make its comeback in Freehold. The Skate and Surf Festival originated in Asbury Park, and was an annual event that promoted new music and showcased some of the more popular ‘punk-rock’ bands. Once the popularity of the festival caught on, it changed its name to Bamboozle, and became a traveling festival. According to a press release, the two-day concert will be held at The Plaza Green of iPlay America on May 18 and 19. GameChanger World, an artist-powered mobile gaming platform company, backs the festival. “I felt the timing was right to revive the Skate And Surf Festival,” said John D’Esposito, of GameChanger World in a press release. “It’s where it all began for me …
Friday, December 21, 2012
A performance by the chorus will air multiple times over the Christmas weekend.
A performance by the Matawan Aberdeen Middle School Chorus will air on News12 New Jersey. According to a schedule provided to the school district, cable customers can catch the chorus at: Saturday, Dec. 22 Sunday, Dec. 23 Monday, Dec. 24 Tuesday, Dec. 25 The performance will also available online at News12.com.