June Membership Meeting

Date: Saturday, June 6th Time: 10-11 A.M. Location: Zoom Video Join us as we discuss our schedule of events for the summer. Prospective members also are invited. Log-in Instructions: MEETING LINK Meeting ID: 858 9437 5572 Password: Friends To participate by phone, call 929-205-6099.

Walk Ortley Beach with Friends

Date: Saturday, June 27thTime: 9 A.M.-12 P.M.Location: Ortley Beach and Online! Save the date for our 2nd annual fun walk through in town! Due to social distancing concerns, our annual fun walk through town will be held virtually. Since we can't all be together, let's show our love of Ortley Beach individually! Take a walk… Read More »Walk Ortley Beach with Friends

Kite Night

3rd Avenue Beach, Ortley Beach

Join Friends of Ortley Beach for our first family kite night of the season! Grab a beach chair or blanket and watch beautiful, large-scale kites on the beach. Please remember to practice social distancing by remaining 6 feet apart from others. It's also recommended that you wear a mask or face covering in crowded areas.… Read More »Kite Night

Kite Night

3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

Join Friends of Ortley Beach for family kite night! Grab a beach chair or blanket and watch beautiful, large-scale kites on the beach. Please remember to practice social distancing by remaining 6 feet apart from others. As per the governor's orders, it's also REQUIRED that you wear a mask or face covering in crowded areas… Read More »Kite Night

Kite Night

Join Friends of Ortley Beach for another family kite night! Grab a beach chair or blanket and watch beautiful, large-scale kites on the beach. When: August 13 at 5:30 p.m. Where: 3rd Avenue Beach Please remember to practice social distancing by remaining 6 feet apart from others. It's also recommended that you wear a mask… Read More »Kite Night

Membership Meeting

We will hold our next Membership Meeting via Zoom. Paid members will receive an email with log-in instructions. If you are not a member but would still like to participate, contact Julie Shino for log-in instructions.

Kite Night

3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

You asked and we listened! We're having one more kite night this summer! Grab a beach chair or blanket and watch beautiful, large-scale kites on the beach. Date: September 17 Time: 5-7 p.m Location: 3rd Avenue Beach, Ortley Beach Please remember to practice social distancing by remaining 6 feet apart from others. As per the… Read More »Kite Night

October Meeting and Election

Join us via Zoom as we discuss our schedule of events for the fall and hold our election for Secretary. Prospective members are invited, but only members who have paid 2020 dues may vote. Log-in instructions will be emailed.

Speaker Series: Sea Side Park Memories and Remembrances

A century ago, steam-powered locomotives crossed the Barnegat Bay into Seaside Park, turned north, and traveled through Ortley Beach. Sea Side Park, as it was then known, was one of the hubs of activity on the peninsula, with large hotels welcoming summer guests disembarking at the train station, several movie theaters to entertain children, meat… Read More »Speaker Series: Sea Side Park Memories and Remembrances

Beach Sweep

3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach 3rd Avenue, Ortley Beach

Friends of Ortley Beach will again support Clean Ocean Action's annual Beach Sweeps this fall. Join us with feet on the beach and hands in the sand on Saturday, October 24 at 3rd Avenue Beach in Ortley Beach. Registration for the Fall 2020 Clean Ocean Action (COA) Beach Sweeps is now open. Registration is required.… Read More »Beach Sweep

Microplastics and Grass Root Straws

This month's Speaker Series will feature Erika Bernal, leader of the Plastic Wave Project, and Ortley Beach resident Bob Farrell, who helped develop a biodegradable straw. They will explain what microplastics are, why they are detrimental to our environment, and alternatives to these plastics. Born and raised in Newark, NJ, a trip to the beach… Read More »Microplastics and Grass Root Straws