Sunday, August 26, 2007

2007 New River Foundation
Oyster Roast

Who: You and a few hundred of your closest friends

When: Saturday, September 29th at 5pm

Where: Equine Country, 1259 McAllister Rd. Jacksonville

How: Contact a board member to purchase a ticket. Our office number is (910)937-0877. Or click below to email the board. Tickets are $20 each now or $25 at the door if space is still available.

Tickets include unlimited Oysters, chowder, fish, fixin's and cold beverages including beer on tap.

There will be raffles for unique and creative prizes also. All proceeds will be used to support the New River Foundation and our Riverkeeper in protecting the New River.

Dress casual, we will be eating lots of oysters. Jeans are welcome here.

Wednesday, August 01, 2007

The New River Foundation will be joining Onslow County and the City of Jacksonville to celebrate National Night Out at the Riverwalk Park in downtown Jacksonville on 7 August, 2007.

Please join us to support our local law enforcement and our deployed troops. Stop by our booth and show your support. Contact a member of our board for more information about the event or how you can help sustain the New River

National Night Out 2007
The 2007 National Night Out will be held in Jacksonville on August 7th from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM. The event is a cooperative effort between the Jacksonville Police Department, Marine Corps Community Services Camp Lejeune, Marine Corps Community Services New River and Onslow County. Together we strive to enhance the cooperative relationship with citizens through Community Watch/Crime Prevention methods.

National Night Out has been a great success in past years and we would like to invite everyone to come out for this event.

The event, held nationally, brings communities nationwide together to celebrate these efforts. This year’s event looks to be as popular as those of previous years and will feature activities for the children as well as educational displays for the adults. Our Master of Ceremonies for the evening is Miss North Carolina USA 2007 Erin O'Kelley. We will also have live music provided by Mardi Gras with Sammy O'Banion and a gala fireworks display to cap off the evening.

Date: August 7th, 2007
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Riverwalk Park
Entertainment: Mardi Gras with Sammy O'Banion

Fun and entertainment for all, children's play area, bicycle give away, great food, over 190 vendors with displays or informational booths, fireworks show at around 9:15 pm. This is a free event except for food. It is an alcohol free event for the entire family.

For more information on the event, click here to go to the JPD 2007 National Night Out website.