Community Center / Park Information

Bay Avenue Community Center


The following groups and organizations previously met at the Mill Creek Community Center, due to Superstorm Sandy these groups and organizations now meet at the newly designated 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
Chair Yoga
10 a.m. Monday
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
Duplicate Bridge Club 7 p.m. Monday and 1 p.m. Thursday
Exercise Sponsored by Soch 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. Thursday
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 Civic Association 7 p.m. 2nd Wednesday of every other month starting March 2017
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

Parks / Beach / Sports Complex


There are several facilities including parks, a bay beach and the Doc Cramer Sports Complex located in Stafford Township are maintained by the Stafford Township Buildings and Grounds Department.