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The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center Presents Nationally Acclaimed Theatrical Group Story Pirates


The Unterberg Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center presents Story Pirates, a nationally acclaimed theatrical group, at the Ranney School in Tinton Falls on Sunday, April 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. to explore health and wellness with children in a fun and interactive way.

The program, recommended for children ages 3 to 12, begins with fun music, healthy snacks and interactive learning experiences with pediatric specialists. The Story Pirates performance - an engaging, enriching and completely entertaining play about health and wellness - begins at 2 p.m.

Children are invited to submit stories about health and wellness, such as exercise, nutrition, healthy or visiting the doctor. Stories will be selected to come to life as part of the Story Pirates' full-scale stage production.

Ranney School is located at 235 Hope Road in Tinton Falls. Tickets for Story Pirates are: $25 per person and $15 for children 12 and younger. Proceeds of the event will benefit The Unterberg Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center.

For tickets or submission forms, visit The Unterberg Children's Hospital Leadership Council. To submit your child's story, complete the submission form found online and email to by Monday, March 30.

About Monmouth Medical Center

Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, along with The Unterberg Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest teaching hospitals and has been an affiliate of Philadelphia's Drexel University College of Medicine for more than 40 years. From its earliest days, Monmouth Medical Center has been a leader in surgical advancement and has introduced many technological firsts to the region, including robotic surgery and other minimally invasive techniques. The hospital is routinely recognized by HealthGrades, the nation's largest premier independent health care quality company, for excellence in both emergency medicine and maternity care. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Monmouth as a regional leader in cancer, geriatrics, gynecology, neurology and neurosurgery. For more information on Monmouth Medical Center, visit

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