The National Weather Service is predicting a near-perfect late summer day. Head on out to Island Beach State Park and avoid the weekend crowds or take a hike down the sugar sand paths of Double Trouble State Park.
Today - Sunny skies with high near 81 degrees. Winds will be from the west at 7 miles per hour, switching over to the southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight - Mostly clear with a low near 67 degrees. Winds will be from the southwest at 7 miles per hour.
Wednesday - Sunny with a high near 87 degrees. Winds will be from the west at 6 to 8 miles per hour, switching over to the south in the afternoon.
Things to Do:
•New Jersey Hope and Healing - 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Berkeley branch of the Ocean County Library, 30 Station Road, Bayville. Counselors will be on hand to offer emotional support, information and referral services and resources to Superstorm Sandy victims.
•Mortal Instruments: City of Bones premier party, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Berkeley branch of the Ocean County Library, 30 Station Road, Bayville. Prepare yourself for the first movie installment of the “Mortal
Instruments” series at our premiere party. Create your own henna runes,
design a Mortal Cup, and test your knowledge of Shadowhunters and
Downworlders. Ages 13-18. Register online at www.theoceancountylibrary.org or call 732-269-8144. A
permission slip is signed by a parent or guardian is required in order to get henna tattoos. Please call youth librarian Natalie for the permission slip at ext. 6112.
•Lighthouse Full Moon Climb,
7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Barnegat Lighthouse State Park. Volunteers of the
Friends of Barnegat Lighthouse will be on hand to help visitors enjoy
the view. The event is free, donations are appreciated. For more
information, call 609-494-2016 or go online at www.friendsofbarnegatlighthouses.org.