In our ongoing effort to help deter the spread of Covid 19, Stafford Township has closed all community centers.
The Bay Avenue Community Center, Ocean Acres Community Center and the Jennings Road and Pine Street Recreation Centers will no longer host any of their regularly scheduled activities. Buildings will be professionally cleaned and sanitized. The situation is constantly being re-evaluated and a determination will be made for any scheduled reopening.
Should you have any questions regarding any Recreation Department activities you may contact any of our staff at 609-597-1000.
Please continue to follow this page for further updates and continue to obey the recommendations of local, state and federal agencies to help combat the spread of this virus.
Bay Avenue Community Center
The following groups and organizations meet at the Bay Avenue Community Center located at 775 E Bay Avenue in Manahawkin. Please contact Jennifer McBrien at 609-597-1000 ext. 8573 if you have any further questions.
| Group / Organization
||Meeting Time and Day
|Alanon||10 a.m. Thursday|
|AARP||1 p.m. 3rd Friday of the month, no meeting, June, July or August|
|Amergael||6:30 p.m. 3rd Tuesday of the month|
|Beach Haven West Civic Association||7 p.m. 3rd Friday of the month|
|Beginner Acrylic Painting
||10 a.m. Monday
|Chair Yoga||2 p.m. Monday|
|Coast Guard Auxiliary, Division 7||7:30 p.m. 2nd Friday of the month|
|Colony Lakes Homeowners Association||7 p.m. 1st Thursday of the month March-November|
|Duplicate Bridge Club||7 p.m. Monday and 1 p.m. Thursday|
|Exercise Sponsored by SOMC||8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Tuesday and Friday|
|LBI Womens Club||12:30 p.m. 3rd Wednesday of the month|
|Ocean County 4-H Club||6 p.m. 2nd and 4th Tuesday|
|Senior Squares Social Club||10 a.m. Wednesday|
|SOCH Auxiliary||12 Noon 2nd Tuesday of the month|
|Stafford Old Guard||8 a.m. 2nd Thursday of the month|
|Stafford Democratic Club||7 p.m. 2nd Monday of every month|
|Stafford Republican Club||6:30 p.m. 4th Monday of every month|
|Stafford Township Garden Club||1 p.m. 2nd Wednesday of the month|
|Stitchery Club||10 a.m. Monday|
|Tai Chi||9:45 a.m. and 11 a. m. Tuesday|
|Quilters Guild||12:00 noon 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month
1:00 p.m. 3rd Wednesday of the month
7:00 p.m. 4th Thursday of the month
|Village Harbor Fishing Club||7:30 p.m.2nd Friday of the month|
Ocean Acres Community Center
The following groups and organizations are currently meeting at the Ocean Acres Community Center, 489 Nautilus Drive, Ocean Acres.
|Group / Organization||Meeting Time and Days
|Irish Set Dancing||7 p.m. Monday (starting back up in September)|
|Ocean Acres Civic Association||7 p.m. 2nd Tuesday of the month, no meeting July or August 1-3 p.m. Wednesday Social Club|
|Old Barney Radio Club||7 p.m.1st Tuesday of the month|
|Girl Scouts of Ocean County||Various Days and Times|
|Boy Scouts of Ocean County||Various Days and Times|
|Stafford Township Athletic Associations||Various Days and Times|