TOMS RIVER – Join the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office on Nov. 15 for UNBREAKABLE, a forum on bullying at the RWJBarnabas Health Arena.
The forum will feature Marie Unanue as headliner. Unanue is the author of The Adventures of Phatty and Payaso; Bryant Moore of Smarty Pants Educational Services; Maureen & Jesse Morella of Jesse’s Journey; and Kate Ecke of Live Your Best Life.
She is also a proponent of the Kindness Challenge.
To participate, Toms River Regional students can visit letsallbekind.com and print out the Be Kindness AdvoCATe sign. Students will then upload a photo to social media that demonstrates what kindness means to them through visual and storytelling aspects; accompanied with the hashtag #LetsAllBeKind.
The student with best act of kindness will win a basket of kindness with an iPhone 8, a book signed by Marie Unanue, and more.
Students must submit their kindness challenge by Nov. 12.
Along with Unanue, UNBREAKABLE will feature Gaten Matarazzo of the popular Netflix series “Stranger Things” and his band Work In Progress; Rock & Roll Hall of Fame guitarist Richie Sambora with the Point Pleasant Borough High School Choir; Gabe Hurley of The New Black; and TRRS high school and intermediate drama students.
Doors open at 5 p.m. There will be concessions for food and drink purchases available, as well as a raffle to win a “Stranger Things” bike. Don’t miss the announcement of the TRRS Kindness Challenge winner!
Tickets are free and available at rwjbarnabashealtharena.com/.