From staff reports
In observance of April being Sexual Assault Awareness Month, St. Francis Counseling Service will offer the following programs to raise awareness throughout Ocean County.
April 5 • The Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office and St. Francis Community Counseling Service will host a baseball game at the First Energy Park, 2 Stadium Way, Lakewood. Tickets are $10 each and may be purchased by visiting blueclaws.com/stepup. There will be post game fireworks, opportunities for children to run the bases and a chance to win a jersey signed by the team. Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
April 15 • St. Francis Counseling Service Sexual Abuse and Assault Prevention Program and Ocean County Counseling Services will host a talk by Jennifer Nadler, at 12:30 p.m. in Ocean County College, Gateway (Bldg. 101) 1 College Drive, Toms River. Refreshments will be served. For more information or to make reservations, call 732-255-0386.
April 17 • St. Francis Sexual Abuse and Assault Prevention Program with POUNDFIT of Brick, will host a free workout event at 6:30 p.m. in Brick Pioneer Fire House, 312 Drum Point Road, Brick. The workout is easily modifiable and is open to men and women of all ages and abilities.
April 24 • A free night of painting will take place at The Union Market 120 W. Main Street, Tuckerton, starting at 6:30 p.m. Instructor is canvas coach Jude Hadley. Registration is required. To register, call 609-494-1554.
April 25 • A Denim Day with the LBI Health Department will be held in St. Francis Community Center, 4700 Long Beach Boulevard, Long Beach Township from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event is open to the public.
For more information about the events or the services provided by St. Francis Counseling Service, call 609-494-1554 or visit stfranciscenterlbi.org.[[In-content Ad]]