Life saving station to participate in annual Lighthouse Challenge

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MANASQUAN — Squan Beach Life Saving Station will participate in the annual Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey on Saturday, Oct. 16, and Sunday, Oct. 17.

The challenge is a two-day event that gives participants an opportunity to visit 10 land-based lighthouses, one museum and three life saving stations. The Squan Beach Life Saving Station will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.

The event encourages exploration and helps raise funds for the preservation, education and restoration of the sites including in the challenge.

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Participants will be asked to pay a $4 registration fee at the first stop they visit, and will be given a frameable collage of all the sites on the challenge. Children 11 years and younger may participate for free with an adult.

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