Friends of Island Beach State Park
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Welcome!

Barnegat Bay Island

The Friends of Island Beach State Park is a non-profit volunteer organization formed to enhance interpretive, educational, recreational and research programs, and events at Island Beach State Park.

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Our Mission

Osprey Wildlife

Our mission is to further public appreciation and stewardship of the park.  Our members come from a wide range of  backgrounds and occupations but have in common a  variety of interests in this beautiful State Park.

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Get Involved

Beach Cleanup in New Jersey

With volunteer events taking place throughout the entire year, there's always a way for you to get involved! Check out our calendar of events for upcoming dates or just stop by our office during regular business hours.

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Latest News

Jun. 27, 2015

 The Friends of Island Beach State Park<meta http-equiv=”X-Frame-Options” content=”DENY” /> The Island Beach State Park 2015 Visitors Guide, brought to you by the Friends of Island Beach State Park, is now available. This free 36-page guide is a must-have to … Continue reading

 

Apr. 13, 2015

Save the Date SATURDAY, APRIL 25, 2015 AT 11:00 am All members are invited to attend the 2015 General Membership Meeting and Picnic at Island Beach State Park Interpretive Center.  A short business meeting will be followed by a picnic … Continue reading

 

Dec. 31, 2014

HAPPY, HEALTHY AND PROSPEROUS 2015 TO ALL FRIENDS OF ISLAND BEACH STATE PARK. THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT THIS YEAR AND WE HOPE TO SEE YOU JOIN US IN THE COMING YEAR. LOVE AND PEACE

 

Nov. 17, 2014

The Friends of Island Beach State Park are excited to share some of the many photos taken at this year’s Beach Plum Festival.  This year’s festival was a fantastic success and we’d like to thank everyone who came out and spent … Continue reading

 

Oct. 20, 2014

FALL GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – OCTOBER 25,  2014 AT 10:30 AM All members are invited to attend the Fall General Membership Meeting and lunch at the Island Beach State Park Interpretive Center.  7 miles from front gate. A short business meeting with election … Continue reading