New Piloxing Studio Opens in Manalapan

Piloxing With Marina Fitness Studio has opened in Summerton Plaza on Route 9 in Manalapan. Piloxing is an exciting, new-inter-disciplinary program that mixes Pilates, boxing and dance. It is a total-body workout that can burn between 400 and 900 calories per hour!  The studio also offers Yoga, Barre Toning and Boot Camp.

For more information and to see a class schedule, visit their website here.

Marlboro Swim Club & Camp Registration


The Marlboro Swim Club is a wonderful place to spend the warm summer days.  Green grass, 4 pools, activities, snack bar, large umbrellas, tennis, shuffleboard and tons to do for people of all ages! Swim Club Registration is open  now!

In addition, The Marlboro Swim Club offers a fantastic summer camp for ages 4 through 11.

Camp activities for the younger children include: Swimming, Arts and Crafts, Sports, Music, Dance, Karate, Playground Activities, Special events each week.

Camp activities for the older children include: Swimming, Non Contact Sports, Soccer, Volleyball, Baseball, Football, Basketball, Running Races, sports competitions, Arts and Crafts, Scrapbooking, Jewelry Making, Dance, Music, Science, Nail Art.

The campers have a ball at the Swim Club camp! Who’s ready for summer?! 

Registration begins on Friday, February 7. Spots fill up quickly so you don’t want to miss out! 


Things To Do Near Marlboro, New Jersey – October 2013

What are you doing this October? Marlboro, New Jersey has tons of fun entertainment options for the entire family.

With its close proximity to New York and surrounding areas in New Jersey, such as Freehold and Monmouth County, it’s only a short drive to find something entertaining for you and the whole family. Here are just some of the upcoming events in and around Marlboro this October.


When: Tuesday October 1, 2013, 7:00 PM (on various days)

Where: Gershwin Theatre, 222 W 51st Street New York, New York 10019

What: Come see the musical event that has swept the nation: Wicked in theaters.


When: Tuesday October 1, 2013, 7:30 PM

Where: Foxwoods Theatre, 213 West 42nd Street New York, New York 10036

What: Feel the rush! Visit Spiderman’s larger-than-life New York for an action-packed adventure, witness the most dazzling, pulse-pounding romance on Broadway as Peter Parker and Mary Jane’s story unfolds.

When: Tuesday October 1, 2013
Where: Best Buy Theatre (formerly Nokia Theatre Times Square), 1515 Broadway at West 44th Street New York, New York 10036

What: Originally conceived in Australia in the early nineties, the Wiggles are hugely successful. The stage show is hugely popular and is the perfect outing for children where they can watch the antics and sing along with the songs which will put a smile on their faces for days to come.


When: Friday, October 4, 2013, 8:00 PM

Where: Helen Hayes Theatre, 240W 44th St. New York, New York 10036

What: The timeless rock of the 1980s and the classic “hair bands” that filled the airwaves for more than a decade have inspired a theatrical experience depicting the rock scene in Hollywood circa 1987. ROCK OF AGES features big chords, big dreams and big hair – telling its story through hits from iconic groups such as Journey, Bon Jovi, Styx, Foreigner, Poison, Night Ranger, Twisted Sister, Asia, Whitesnake and rockers like Pat Benatar.


When: Saturday October 5, 2013, 12:00 PM

Where: B.B. King Blues Club and Grill, 237 W 42nd Street New York, New York 10036

What: Strawberry Fields: A Tribute to the Beatles is a traveling show featuring a look-alike, sound-alike Beatles tribute band. Using authentic Liverpudlian accents and vintage Beatle instruments, the show takes audiences through a magical tour, covering each era of the Fab Four’s reign over the world of music. Performing to audiences of all ages, the act has travelled all over, including a recreation of the Beatles’ own historic concert at Shea Stadium.


When: Saturday, October 5, 2013, 8:30 AM

Where: Central School, Longhill Township New Jersey

What: Focusing Our Resources for Children’s Enrichment. This Fundraiser benefits Long Hill Township schools through enrichment grants, books, technology/training for teachers, after school programs in the arts, math, science and other activities.


When: Saturday, October 5, 2013, 8:00 AM

Where: Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel

What: Rise and shine! Come help the staff with morning chores at Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel. You and your child (age 4 & up) can milk a cow, collect eggs and feed the animals. The cost is $15 per pair; $5 per additional person. Contact 732-946-3758 for more details.


When: Sundays in October 2013 1:00 pm -4:00 pm

Where: Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth

What: Visit this house, which dates back to the early 1700s, in Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth. See displays on the ecology of the bay and local history. FREE! Contact 732-787-3033, ext. 2# for more information.


When: Saturday-Monday, October 12-14, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00 & 5:00 pm

Where: Manasquan Reservoir, Howell

What: These 45-minute tours of the Manasquan Reservoir, Howell, are narrated by Park System Naturalists and include opportunities to view local wildlife. Plan to arrive at the Visitor Center 10 minutes early. The cost is adults: $5.61; children 12 & under: $3.50 (tax not included). Please call to confirm schedule as tours are both weather and water level dependent.


When: Sunday October 20, 2013, 11:00am – 5:00pm

Where: Thompson Park, Lincroft

What: From the scarecrow contest to doggie costume contest, Thompson Park Day offers everything a fall festival should – pumpkin painting, wagon rides, corn maze, arts & crafts, kids races, entertainment and so much more! Join us at Thompson Park, Lincroft, for this family fun event. Call 732-842-4000, ext. 4312 for more information.

The opportunities for entertainment around Marlboro, NJ are limitless this October! Check out their website for even more options for keeping you and your family entertained this year.

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Things To Do Near Marlboro, New Jersey – September

Looking for great events happening in and near Marlboro, New Jersey this September?

Marlboro is a great town with tons to offer residents and visitors in the way of entertainment. Great shopping, tons of parks, impressive recreational facilities, and a variety of events are sure to keep you and your family entertained this September in Marlboro.

30th Annual Marlboro Day

When: September 8, 2013, 12 p.m – 5 p.m. (rain date September 15)

Where: Marlboro Town Hall, 1980 Township Dr., Marlboro;

What: Join in the celebration of the 30th annual Marlboro Day with vendors, food, entertainment and rides; for information.

Wednesday Morning Page Turners

When: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 10:30 AM   Add to calendar

Where: Marlboro Public Library, 1 Library Court, Marlboro, NJ 07746  Free

What: Author Phone In and Book Discussion: Lunch with Buddha by Roland Merullo. Heartbreaking in places, hilarious in others, Lunch with Buddha takes its readers on a quintessentially American road trip across the Northwest. That outer journey mirrors a more interior journey–a quest for meaning in modern life.

Autism Awareness and Fundraising Event

When: Saturday, September 14, 2013, 5:30 – 9:00 PM

Where: Robertsville Elementary School, 36 Menzel Lane Morganville, New Jersey

What: Booths open starting 5:30 pm, performances start at 6:30 pm. Suggested Donation for Admission: $10/per adult. 1 free raffle included . Parking is FREE!  Snacks will be provided at the end of the event. “All the proceedings from event will go towards treatment of Rohan”. To learn more about Rohan and his journey visit and Contact or 732-298-7198 for more information on how you can help!

Marlboro Blues & BBQ Festival

When: September 21, 2013, 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (rain date September 28)

Where: Marlboro Recreation Center, 1979 Recreation Way Marlboro, New Jersey

What: Join us for this festival to benefit Wounded Warriors!

The Power of Connections Business Conference

When: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 8:00 AM

Where: 200 Business Park Drive, Freehold, New Jersey 07728

What: To lead a healthy, well balanced life and business, we all need of human connections. We need them to thrive personally and professionally and also to be the best we can be in this world. Founders of ETTM Lynette Barbieri and Vanessa Coppes strongly believe  that connections are a catalyst for success. The Entrepreneurial Think Tank for Moms’ mission is to connect like minded women, network, build relationships, learn from and support each other in personal and business growth.

In this one day conference you will leave feeling:

  • connected to your purpose,

  • connected to other local women business owners,

  • inspired with the action steps to continue to grow your personal and business relationships,

  • having supported local business owners,

  • knowing you’ve done good by supporting a wonderful non-profit organization!

Your ticket includes:

  • A copy of Mike Michalowicz’s book, “The Pumpkin Plan”

  • Light breakfast and lunch

  • Child supervision during conference (children 1yr+)

*Early bird ticket buyers will receive a special ETTM Swag Bag.

A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit Enchanted Makeovers.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

When: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 10:00 AM

Where: Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, corner of Arnold & Baltimore Avenues

What: Registration begins at 9:00 AM and the walk begins at 10:00 AM. The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s disease, the nation’s sixth-leading cause of death.

For more information on upcoming events in Marlboro, New Jersey, check out the city’s website here and the events page here.

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Things To Do Near Marlboro, New Jersey – August 2013

Looking for something fun to do in Marlboro, New Jersey this month?

The community of Marlboro, NJ is a beautiful community with a rich history, strong schools and excellent public services. The town is made up of 32 square miles that include parks, dedicated open space, varied recreational activities and plenty of shopping. Throughout August Marlboro hosts a variety of outdoor community events that are sure to please and entertain all. Here are some of the upcoming events in and near Marlboro:

Wednesday Morning Page Turners Book Discussion-Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

When: Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 10:30 AM

Where: Marlboro Library

What: With her razor-sharp writing and trademark psychological insight, Gillian Flynn delivers a fast=paced devilishly dark, and ingeniously plotted thriller.

Concert – One People Many Voices

When: Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 7:30 PM

Where: Pollak Theater at Monmouth University, 400 Cedar Avenue in West Long Branch

What: Jersey Shore Jewish Music will be presenting its first concert “One People Many Voices: Celebrating a World of Jewish Music”. This eclectic concert unites Monmouth County’s diverse groups of Jewish heritage into an extravaganza of world music featuring Syrian, Ladino (Judeo-Spanish) and Klezer song traditions. Israeli and Middle Eastern singer Yohai Cohen, backed by an Arabic music ensemble, is the evening’s featured soloist.  Also featured is the Jersey Shore’s own Shir Mishugas Jewish music group.  Cantor, composer and conductor Jeffrey DiLucca leads Shir Mishugas in Ladino songs and in Klezmner music originating in the Ashkenazi Jewish communities of Eastern Europe. Tickets are $18.

Kidz Bop

When: Sunday, August 11, 2013, 3:00 PM

Where: 110 Schanck Rd Freehold, New Jersey 07728

What: Kidz Bop is a live concert for kids, by kids.  You can rock out to your favorite songs with a cast of kids that are sure to amaze you.  General Admission tickets are $20 VIP passes are $49.99

Ford EcoBoost Challenge

When: Saturday, August 17, 2013

Where: 12301 Roosevelt Ave Corona, New York 11368

What: This event is 100% fun and 100% free! Stop by the Ford EcoBoost Challenge at Citi Field for your chance to have an all-access drive experience featuring: Professional drive instruction so that you can learn how to maximize your MPG and Hypermile like a pro in the Ford “Hypermile Challenge”, a chance to drive the High-Performance Focus ST and Fiesta ST, an opportunity to drive the 2013 Fusion and Escape against their lead competitors, the Honda CRV and Toyota Camry.

Electric Yoga Experience

When: Saturday, August 24, 2013, 7:00 PM

Where: 1930 Heck Avenue Neptune, New Jersey 07753

What: Over 600 yogis are proudly coming together for a mindblowing yoga and meditation session all in the name of hunger relief. Participants will warm up with a relaxing, professionally guided yoga & meditation session, before firing up with a high-octane zumba dance party an out-of-this-world light show complete with mesmerizing music,  amazing giveaways and much more.  Over 40 local vendors will be in attendance, showcasing their products and services at this one of a kind fitness  event. Proceeds from the event will support Move For Hunger’s relief efforts right here in New Jersey and all over the United States.

And, at any time, you can entertain yourself by visiting one of the several parks and facilities that Marlboro maintains for public use, including: Marlboro Country Park, Hawkins Road Park, Falson Park, Wicker Place Park, Marlin Estates Park, Nolan Road Park, Municipal Complex, and Recreation Way Park. No matter what you decide to do, you’re sure to have a great time in Marlboro, NJ this August.

Check out the town’s site here and the events page here for more information!

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