Bordered on the north by Barnegat Light, this sprawling township includes the serene, residential communities of Loveladies and High Bar Harbor sections in the northern quadrant. It also encompasses North Beach Haven, Peahala Park, The Dunes, Beach Haven Gardens, Brant Beach, Beach Haven Terrace, Spray Beach, Beach Haven Crest, Brighton Beach, and North Beach. To the south is Holgate, adjacent to the Forsythe Wildlife Refuge. Boardwalks, fishing piers, and amusement parks are enhanced by the programs and facilities at the regional community center at Brant Beach. The Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences encourages creativity through fine art exhibits and summer courses.