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March 19, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Kristine Tranz from the Lakewood Blue Claws will give a history of the team and help get fans ready for their upcoming season. The Blue Claws are a Single-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, so hereís a chance to learn more about team and its players who may be headed to the big leagues! The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


April 16, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Al Stokely will offer a presentation on the Tuckerton Railroad and its historical importance to Stafford Township and the LBI region. The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


April 27, 2014 ... Sunday

Wedding Road Show - Wedding Road Show to showcase the Old Baptist Church; considering a wedding at this historic site? Come take a look! (Starts at 9:30am)


May 10, 2014 ... Saturday

National Train Day - at Heritage Park; all these historical buildings will be open 10:00am-2:00pm; bring a picnic basket, listen to music, learn to play croquet, and taste hand-churned ice cream. (West Bay Avenue west of Route 9, across from the A Paul King Park on Manahawkin Lake)


May 21, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Show & Tell--bring items and pictures related to Stafford Township and share stories about them. We also plan to invite some of the oldest businesses in town to tell us about their beginnings and the many changes that have happened over the years. The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


June 14, 2014 ... Saturday

Stafford Foundersí Day - a celebration of its 50th anniversary. The day begins with a Senior Breakfast at 8:30am at the Stafford Firehouse, 133 Stafford Avenue in Manahawkin. At 10:00am, the parade kicks off at the fire house and proceeds to the Oxycocus School; be sure to check out our float! After the parade, the buildings will be open to view, and there will be displays and other activities for the whole family in both Manahawkin Lake Park and Heritage Park. [NOTE: Please register for the breakfast by calling the Township Hall at 597-1000)


June 18, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Welcome to members and those that would like to be members. The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


July 16, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Welcome to members and those that would like to be members. The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


August 20, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Welcome to members and those that would like to be members. The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


September 17, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Welcome to members and those that would like to be members. The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


October 17, 2014 ... Friday

Time Travelers Ball - 2nd annual Time Travelersí Ball, a fun-filled evening of great food, dancing, and a gift auction, all being enjoyed by attendees in costumes from their favorite era.


November 19, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Welcome to members and those that would like to be members. The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


December 17, 2014 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - NO MEETING


January 21, 2015 ... Wednesday

Historical Society Monthly Meeting - Welcome to members and those that would like to be members. The meeting will be at the Historic Baptist Church on Rt 9 across from the Stafford Library in Manahawkin starting at 7 PM.


The Stafford Township Historical Society received an operating support grant this year (July 2014 to June 2015) from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of Cultural Affairs in the Department of State, administered by the Ocean County Cultural & Heritage Commission.

If you would like more information on these events, please contact us at mailto:sths@telecottage.com

This Site is maintained for the Stafford Historical Society by: TeleCottage, Inc.
55 North Lakeshore Dr, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
phone: 609-978-0617