Sports & Recreation calendar

Disclaimer

The following information is being forwarded by the Sports & Recreation Committee of the NFBNJ as a courtesy, in accordance with our continued efforts to share information that may be of interest or of benefit to individuals who are blind and vision-impaired and should not be construed as an official endorsement.

NJ Theater Alliance

The websites and contact information for all NJ professional theaters associated with the NJ Theater Alliance can be found at https://www.njtheatrealliance.org. You can call to see if there are any audio described shows currently being offered.

Calendar of Events

If you wish an event to be added to the calendar, please contact Linda Melendez at 732-421-7063 or lindamelendez220@gmail.com to learn what details is required for posting to the calendar.

June 30, 2018
  • American Museum of Natural History Science Sense Accessible Tour - Meteorites
    June 30, 2018  10:30 am - 11:30 am
    American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West & 79th St, New York, NY 10024, USA

    Visitors who are blind or partially sighted are invited to attend this program, held monthly in the halls of the American Museum of Natural History. Specially trained Museum tour guides highlight specific themes and exhibits, engaging participants through extensive verbal descriptions and touchable objects.

    Science Sense tours are available to individuals or to groups. Advance registration is required. Programs may be subject to change. Tours are free for Members or with Museum admission.

    Through verbal descriptions and touchable objects, discover the origin of the universe and our solar system in the Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites, which includes the largest meteorite on display in any museum in the world.

    For additional information or to register for a Science Sense tour, please call 212-769-5567 or email accessibility@amnh.org. Please call to confirm length of time of the tour.

July 3, 2018
  • 2018 NFB National Convention
    July 3, 2018 - July 8, 2018  
    Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

    Learn additional details about the 2018 National Federation of the Blind National Convention at www.nfb.org/convention.

July 4, 2018
  • 2018 NFB National Convention
    July 3, 2018 - July 8, 2018  
    Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

    Learn additional details about the 2018 National Federation of the Blind National Convention at www.nfb.org/convention.

  • North Jersey Bowling League
    July 4, 2018  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Brunswick Zone Belleville Lanes, 679 Washington Ave, Belleville, NJ 07109, USA

    Access Link Accessible
    Cross Street: Grey Lock Parkway
     Cost:  $10 per night - 3games

    For additional information contactBowling Administrator Dawn Ferrara​ (862) 763-0007


     

July 5, 2018
  • 2018 NFB National Convention
    July 3, 2018 - July 8, 2018  
    Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

    Learn additional details about the 2018 National Federation of the Blind National Convention at www.nfb.org/convention.

July 6, 2018
  • 2018 NFB National Convention
    July 3, 2018 - July 8, 2018  
    Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

    Learn additional details about the 2018 National Federation of the Blind National Convention at www.nfb.org/convention.

July 7, 2018
  • 2018 NFB National Convention
    July 3, 2018 - July 8, 2018  
    Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

    Learn additional details about the 2018 National Federation of the Blind National Convention at www.nfb.org/convention.

July 8, 2018
  • 2018 NFB National Convention
    July 3, 2018 - July 8, 2018  
    Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

    Learn additional details about the 2018 National Federation of the Blind National Convention at www.nfb.org/convention.

July 13, 2018
  • Sports and Recreation Division NFBNJ Monthly On-Line Calendar of Events Newsline Submission
    July 13, 2018  9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Any events added to our Sports and Recreation Division NFBNJ On-Line Calendar of Events for the next 30 days will not be reflect on Newsline.

July 14, 2018
  • BSO Philly Beep Baseball Classic
    July 14, 2018  8:30 am - 4:30 pm

    Access link Accessible

    957 South Atlantic Ave. Haddonfield, NJ 08033
    Rain date is July 15

July 17, 2018
  • Long Branch Beach Day
    July 17, 2018  10:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Location: Sirena Restorante.

    The address to give Access Link is: 27 Ocean Ave., Long branch New Jersey 07740. The cross street is Melrose Terrace.

    This restaurant is right on the boardwalk/beach in a busy area where there are plenty of food options, including The Turning Point and Stewart’s
    Terrace beach entrance which is very close and of course lifeguards.
    Please note the following items:I will wait at a bench on the boardwalk right outside of the restaurant for anyone who would like assistance. Please keep my cell number so that you can contact me when you get there if you need help. My number is 732-713-2084.

    For those who would like to take a walk on the boardwalk with me, we can do so for as long or short as you’d like. There are benches all along the boardwalk in case you needed to rest. Also, there are bathrooms along the boardwalk in different locations. Please bring whatever will make you comfortable such as a chair, a towel, sunscreen, a hat, water or something to drink etc. More details to follow. Any questions please contact Siham Atshan at 732 713 2084 or by email at sihamatshan@gmail.com

July 18, 2018
  • 2nd NFBNJ Sports & Recreation Division Chapter Captains & Division Coordinators Conference Call
    July 18, 2018  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    For Chapter Captains & Division Coordinators
    Call: 605 468-8005
    Access Code: 460994 followed by the pound sign
    Please dial in 5 to 10 minutes prior for roll call

  • Sports & Recreation Division 8th Conference Call Meeting
    July 18, 2018  8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Conference Call

    Dial: 605 468-8005

    Access Code: 460994 pound sign

    All Members

July 21, 2018
  • Stop N Shop of Keyport Educational, Outreach & Fundrasing Event
    July 21, 2018  11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    100 NJ-36, Keyport, NJ 07735, USA

    Access Link Accessible
    Cross Street:  Main Street

    Telephone:  732 203 2233

    Any questions please contact Linda Melendez at lindamelendez220@gmail.com

July 28, 2018
  • Asbury Beach Day
    July 28, 2018  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Asbury Park Convention Hall located at 1300 Ocean Avenue Asbury Park, NJ 07712. Access Link Accessible - Cross street is 5th Street.
    Some activities will be walking the boardwalk, having lunch and possibly going onto the beach.
    All members are responsible for their own expenses.

August 6, 2018
  • Monster Mini Golf NFBNJ Senior Fun Day All Are Welcome
    August 6, 2018  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Monster Mini Golf Route 1 South Edison 08817
    Access Link Accessible - Cross Street is Old Post Road
    Phone 732-248-4400
    No lunch served; Cost per game $10 groups of 4-5
    All welcome, please confirm call Angela 848- 209 9465 by August 1.

August 10, 2018
  • Sports and Recreation Division NFBNJ Monthly On-Line Calendar of Events Newsline Submission
    August 10, 2018  9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Any events added to our Sports and Recreation Division NFBNJ On-Line Calendar of Events for the next 30 days will not be reflect on Newsline.

August 15, 2018
  • NFBNJ Sports & Recreation Division New Membership Committee Conference Call
    August 15, 2018  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Call: 605 468-8005
    Access Code: 460994 followed by the pound sign
    Please dial in 5 to 10 minutes prior for roll call

  • Sports & Recreation Division 9th Conference Call Meeting
    August 15, 2018  8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Conference Call

    Dial: 605 468-8005

    Access Code: 460994 pound sign

    All Members

August 18, 2018
  • 3rd Annual Surfing for Vision
    August 18, 2018  11:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Location: North Beach, Long Branch, NJ
    Registration 8am -11am Surfing 10am to 1pm
    Great Lawn Fest 1pm to 4pm

    All questions please contact Michael Benson
    Cell: 732-616-3304
    Email: michael@lovevision.org

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Contact Information

Joseph Ruffalo, President
254 Spruce Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Phone: 973-743-0075
Email: nfbnj1@verizon.net

Coming Soon

2018 NFB National Convention

July 3 through 8, 2018
Rosen Shingle Creek Resort
9939 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, Florida 32819

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