Submitted by lbeaumont on Tue, 03/28/2017 - 16:20

Upcoming Events:

Wed. July 11, 7:00 PM - Neighbors for Waterfront Preservation will make presentation at the AH Town Council meeting at Atlantic Highlands Municipal Building (100 First Ave.)

Thurs. July 12, 7:30 PM - AH Planning Board Meeting (discussion of developer's plans for property that Neighbors for Waterfront Preservation are interested in), Atlantic Highlands Municipal Building (100 First Ave.)

Sat. July 21 - Voter Registration Drive in Atlantic Highlands (day and evening)

Wed. Aug 1 - Indivisible Bayshore meeting, 7:30-9:00 PM at Strauss Mansion

Past Events:

April 29 — People's Climate March — DC, Roselle, Hackensack, and NYC (bus to DC from UUCMC in Lincroft). 

April 29 - Meet Monmouth County Candidates, 10:00 – 1:00 PM, UU Congregation Monmouth County, 1475 W Front St, Lincroft, NJ. Sponsored by Action Together Monmouth County). You will have an opportunity to hear from progressive candidates for the June 6 primary and the November 2017 NJ elections, including Frank Pallone and others very new to politics!

April 29 – Democrats Unite, meeting with Frank Pallone at Brookdale Satellite campus, 213 Broadway, Long Branch, 2nd Floor Room 200, RSVP via email: (Pallone will also be speaking at the Monmouth County Candidates event listed above)

May 1 - Rise Up Events!! In NYC and NJ.  Stand with immigrant and refugee communities and resist Trump's anti-immigration policies and proposals.

May 2 – “How to Run a Voter Registration Drive,” 6:30 PM at Monmouth County Library in Shrewsbury, sponsored by League of Women Voters, RSVP via email:

May 6 – Women’s Rights in Islam presentation and Mediterranean brunch, 10:30 – 1:00 at the Islamic Center of Old Bridge, 205 Route 35 in Keyport, NJ, RSVP via email:

May 7 – 10-12 AM  Beach clean-up, Union Beach  Meet  Brook Avenue

May 9 - Congressman Pallone's next “Democrats Unite!” party building meeting at 7 PM in Middletown.  We’ll be meeting at the Leonardo First Aid Squad at 36 Viola Ave., Leonardo, NJ 07737 and I hope you and your members will be able to attend.  In addition, we’ll be screening the Gubernatorial Democratic Primary Debate right after at 8 PM​.

May 10 - 8:30 PM Horseshoe crab monitoring at Many Mind Creek, where it flows into the bay in Atlantic Highlands

May 10 - 6:30 PM Representative Thomas McArthur not only voted YES to repeal the ACA, but he inserted extremely harmful language into the Trumpcare bill passed by the House yesterday. However, he is holding a Town Meeting on Wednesday, May 10th at 6:30 p.m. The “event” will be at John F. Kennedy Center, 429 John F. Kennedy Way, Willingboro, NJ. 08046.

May 13 - Lenape Woods Clean-up, 10:00 AM - Meet at Ocean Blvd. and East Highlands entrance, sponsored by AH Environmental Commission, bring gloves, rakes, shovels -- trash bags and water jug provided (bring re-usable water bottle to refill)

May 13 - 9 a.m. - Persist to Resist - People's Motorcade at Bedminster Golf Course. This is a lot of fun. Take your car. Decorate it - or get there 15 minutes early and there will be folks from NJ Working Families there to help decorate it. This is the perfect activity if you are not a walker, or if you want to bring your kids. We drive around the Trump Golf Course and make it known that he isn't welcome in NJ. Then we rally at the Lamington Library.  Ten Eyck Park• Route 28 in North Branch section of Branchburg, North Branch, NJ 08876.  Sign up here:…/peoples-motorcade-bedminster

May 13 - Phil and Tammy Murphy are organizing a Women's Action Forum on Saturday, May 13th. This will be a great opportunity to discuss women's issues with the front runner -- democratic gubernatorial candidate.  Click on this link for details You must RSVP to attend.

May 15  - 6:30 PM Sanctuary Workshop with Ravi Ragbir of The New Sanctuary (NYC) in 21 Main Street Asbury Park,  Register here

May 16 - 6:00-8:30 PM, League of Women Voters of Greater Red Bank Area Annual Dinner with guest speaker Dianna Houenou, Policy Counsel for ACLU-NJ speaking on "What's New on Immigration," at Sheraton Eatontown Hotel, Reservation Deadline April 30, Members and Non-members welcome.

May 17  - 6:30-8:30 PM, Planned Parenthood Activist Meeting in Shrewsbury - register here

May 18  - 7:30-9:00 PM, next Indivisible Bayshore meeting, 27 Prospect Circle, Atlantic Highlands, Strauss Mansion,  RSVP

May 18 - 6-7 PM Environmental Fair Axelrod Performing Art Center, Deal.  Followed by a movie.  RSVP Clean Water Action to volunteer.

May 20 - 6th Annual Campaign Training Boot Camp at 9:30, Shrewsbury Presbyterian Church, 352 Sycamore Ave, Shrewsbury NJ, sponsored by Monmouth County Dems, begins at 9:30 AM

May 20 - 11:00 AM, Join Surfrider Foundation: Jersey Shore Chapter and New Jersey Sierra Club by joining hands against fossil fuels and offshore drilling on May 20 in Bradley Beach at Third Ave entrance (see Facebook invitation); Also meeting in Long Branch, Sat 11 AM, Laird Street, between Ocean Place and Pier Village

May 21 - members of the GRBWI will host the first of a two-part Family Drive presentation by Del Otro Lado to help local immigrants obtain Power of Attorney documents to protect their families. Del Otro Lado (“From the Other Side”) is a group of students whose mission is to become a bilingual resource network that serves the Latino community.

May 22 - 8:00 PM  Horseshoe crab monitoring, at the Many Mind Creek, where it flows into the bay in Atlantic Highlands.

May 23 — Coordinated Protest at Chris Smith's Office 4:00 — Raintree Shopping Center, Freehold. Will it be Party or Country first?

May 24 or 25 - Volunteers needed to help clean up the Navesink River! Join the Citizen Water Monitoring Program.  Training Sessions: May 24, 2017, 6:00 pm at Red Bank Public Library, followed by field visit to a nearby location. Or May 25, 2017, 5:30 pm at Bingham Hall in Rumson, followed by regular Rally meeting at 6:30pm. Contact Mae Henry, Marine Program Associate at Clean Ocean Action to discuss volunteering or to attend one of the trainings. or call 732-872-0111.

May 25 - 6:00 PM  Monthly meeting of the Sierra Club, Brookdale College 

May 31 - 6:30-8:30, LoBiondo Town Hall 6:30 - 8:30, Teamsters Local 331, 1 Philadelphia Avenue, Egg Harbor City. You can see this calendar and other information at our Facebook Page, The New Jersey Resistance

June 3 - begins at 2:00 PM, Mom's Demand Action (for gun violence awareness), 5th Annual March Across the Brooklyn Bridge

June 3 - #March for the Truth - NYC, DC, LA to call for an impartial investigation into Russian interference in the US election and ties to Donald Trump.

June 6 - VOTE in the New Jersey primary!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

June 10 - 9:30 AM, The Monmouth County Environmental Council will host a dune planting at Bayshore Waterfront Park, 719 Port Monmouth Road. Volunteers are needed to dig, plant, and water several species of dune plants such as northern bayberry and beach plum. Interested volunteers of all ages can email Kyle Clonan at for more information and to register.

June 14 - 6 PM, Campaign Kickoff for Monmouth County Freeholder, Join Dr. Margie Donlon as we help her kickoff her campaign for Monmouth County Freeholder! Rumson, NJ, Address will be provided upon RSVP

June 17  - 10:00 AM, 8th Annual Equality Walk, Come participate in the walk for equality! Kennedy Park, Lake Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712

June 19 - CASA Freehold is hosting a meeting to discuss how local advocates can work to support out immigrant communities. 6 pm, call  732-492-1852.

June 21 - 7:00-9:00 PM,  Jim Keady's campaign kickoff for US Congress!  He is running against Chris Smith to represent District 4 (which covers many towns in Monmouth County+). It would be great to get Smith out of office, and Keady is a great candidate to rally behind.  

June 21 -   If you cannot make it to Jim Keady's campaign kickoff:  please join us at the Sandy Hook beach concert on Wednesday June 21. The hope is that some of us can meet and mingle while enjoying the FREE and fun beach concert. The concerts begin at 6:00 PM at Beach E.  Arrive as early as 4:30 or 5:00 and look for an Indivisibe Bayshore lawn sign close to where I set up camp. As you approach beach, turn LEFT  and then walk quite a bit,along the beach heading NORTH. Obviously---this event depends upon the weather:)

June 22 - 8:00-9:00 PM, Middletown Dems Monthly Meeting, Come to a meeting of the Middletown Dems, hosted on the fourth Thursday of every month! Refreshments are ready by 7:30, American Legion, 860 Hwy 36, Leonardo, NJ 07737

June 24 - 12 PM, Rally to Save Asbury Park's North End· 1100 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park.  Questions?  Email:

June 25 - Save the date! Our next Indivisible Bayshore meeting.  4:00/4:30ish...Location TBD...A "social" event to meet and greet other local progressives...and (fingers-crossed) a lawn sign "launch" party!

June 29 - Meet and and greet the Atlantic Highland Democratic candidates for town council, please see invite and RSVP.  The event is at the Wine Bar TONIGHT (June 29) from 6:00-8:00 PM.

June 28 - On Thursday join us to pink out the halls of the State House.

July 13 - Bayshore Community Action Team (CAT), Potluck BBQ and Meet the Candidates in Leonardo; RSVP with food you will bring; email for details

July 16 - 4:30-6:00 PM Indivisible Bayshore Cocktail Hour ("meeting), 4:30-6:00 PM, 27 Prospect Circle, Atlantic Highlands, Strauss Mansion,  RSVP

July 25—New Jersey Sierra Club, Rally and March to Protect Delaware River Basis from Fracking.

July 26—Attend the Public Meeting to gather input on development of the 30 mile pipeline, “Southern Reliability Link”.

July 29, 30—Join Brian Wilton and other local candidates in the first Freeholders Weekend of Action.

August 1 — Jack Johnson's film about plastic pollution, Smog of the Sea, will be presented at the Ocean Township Branch of the Monmouth County Library at 6:30.

August 16 - In the aftermath of the tragic events in Charlottesville, Va., Clergy & ​Community ​Leaders ​of Red Bank & surrounding Communities​ will ​host a Community Unity Walk & Rally on Wednesday, August 16th @ 6pm. The community is invited to gather at the Red Bank Municipal Bui​lding Parking Lot (Monmouth St. across from Count Basie) and walk in unity to the ​​City P​ark on the corner of James Parker Blvd and Shrewsbury Avenue, ​where ​ a rally of community solidarity ​against hatred, bigotry & racism will take place. Prayers of remembrance for those civilians & law enforcement who lost their lives and those who where injured will ​be part of the event . For further information, please call ​ Pilgrim Baptist Church @ 732-747-2343 ​. ALL ARE WELCOME​!

September 6—Indivisible Bayshore Meeting, 7:30-9 pm, Atlantic Highlands Historical Society

October 4 - Indivisible Bayshore Meeting, 7:30-9 pm, Atlantic Highlands Historical Society

October 11 - 7:00 PM, Moms Demand Action meeting, Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 1475 West Front St., Lincroft

November 1 - Indivisible Bayshore Meeting, 7:30-9 pm, Atlantic Highlands Historical Society

January 13 – Canvassing Volunteers Needed in Eatontown, piloting unaffiliated voter outreach project (morning training followed by door knocking) – click here to sign up!!!!!

January 15 - 12:00 PM, MLK Commemorative Celebration, Pilgrim Baptist Church, 172 Shrewsbury Ave., Red Bank

January 18 – 7:00 PM, Meet Dem. Candidates for US Congress Legislative District 4, Ocean Twp. Senior Center, West Park Ave, Ocean Township

January 20 – Women’s March (NYC, Morristown, and Ocean City, NJ) - use our Facebook page to further coordinate; I started an email list for those who signed up to go to NYC march at our recent meeting: email if you would like to be added to this email list

January 21 – Asbury Park (Commemoration of 2017 Asbury Park Women’s March)

February 13 -6:00 -8:00PM, NJ CD 4 Democratic Debate, Ocean Township Senior Center, 615 West Park Avenue, Oakhurst, NJ, 07755

February 13 -7:00 PM. Forum on Voter Suppression (Red Bank League of Women Voters), Shrewsbury Historical Society, 419 Sycamore Ave. (register: )

February 24 -9:00am -4:00pm, Asbury Park Women's Convention, The Paramount Theater, 1200 Ocean Ave., Asbury Park (find out more on GRB Women's Initiative website)

Also see the Monmouth County Democrats upcoming events.

Thursday March 1 - 8:00 PM phone call training from the ACLU regarding school walkouts (register here, more details below)

Monday March 5 - 7:00-8:30 PM, Women Running for Office, Two River Theater, Red Bank (sponsored by Greater Red Bank Women's Initiative, PDF invite attached)

Wednesday March 7 - 7:30-9:00 PM, monthly Indivisible Bayshore meeting, Atlantic Highlands Historical Society, 27 Prospect Circle, AH, RSVP:

Wednesday March 14 - 7:00-9:00 PM, Moms Demand Action for Gun sense monthly meeting, Spring Lake Community House, 300 Madison Ave, Spring Lake More details and RSVP here*

Fri.-Sat. March 9-10, Ready to Run conference at Rutgers

Sat. March 10, 10:00AM-1:00PM, Long Branch, get Pallone on ballot event!

Mon. March 12, 3:30-5:00 PM, Freehold, MC Human Relations open meeting on Immigration

Wed. March 14, 7:00 PM, Spring Lake, Moms Demand Action Meeting

Sat. March 24 – Red Bank March for our Lives begins at the Red Bank Train station at 10:00 AM and will end with a rally at Riverside Park. RSVP here for the event

Wed. April 4, 7:30-9:00PM, Indivisible Bayshore Meeting (27 Prospect Cir., AH)



Wed, 05/31/2017 - 18:39

June 5.  Special short film screening ("Ocean Frontiers III"  and "A Vision for our Oceans") followed by a panel discussion of the Federal efforts to plan and coordinate use of our oceans.  Event will be at the ShowRoom  Cinema at 77  Cookman Ave, Asbury Park