Havens Homestead Museum
The Havens Homestead Museum’s opening on April 12, 2014 will feature an
exhibit honoring the rich cultural heritage of Brick Township’s artists
which dates back to Clara Stroud Colvin and a meeting of artists in her
Herbertsville studio on September 18, 1939 and the founding of the
Laurelton Art Society in 1980 which held its first meeting at Joan of
Arts located on the Laurelton Circle now the Laurelton intersection.
Exhibiting artists are members of the Laurelton Art Society.
This must-see show features an exhibit honoring the extensive
shoreline of Brick’s oceanfront, bay, rivers, lakes, and streams.
Enjoy the work of 20 artists who celebrate the wonderful
waterfront views in their exhibit “Water, Water, Everywhere”.
The exhibit includes beautiful watercolors, pastels and oils
paintings by some of the most influential artists of Jersey Shore.
Included are award winning Elsa Herrmann, Mary Jo Austin, Pauline
Mickle, Lynne Salisbury, Ellen Scharfenberg, Jim Larkin, Gail
Herbert, Kathy Essner, Robert D’Imperio, Carolyn Anderson, Gail
Mauro, Joy Krais, Betty Clayton, Pam Onori, Anne Valletta, and
The show will open on April 12th and run through May 10th.
Other programs worth noting are:
April 26 - Spring Bus Trip to the Strasburg Rail Road and the Amish
Country, cost $83 includes smorgasbord at Shady Maple, all
admissions, transportation & gratuity for driver, call 732-785-2500
for a reservation.
May 17 - Spring Afternoon Tea from 1 to 3 pm, cost $20, call
732-785-2500 for a reservation.
June 7 – Our Annual Giant Yard Sale from 9 am to 2 pm (rain date –
June 8) on the Havens Homestead property, also large jewelry sale
and dealer to buy gold this year!
August 2 & 3 – Encampment of the 61st, NY Volunteer Civil
War Regiment, free admission
September 17 - Fall Bus Trip to the State Capital and the Police
Museum & Training Center, cost $60 includes all admissions, lunch,
transportation & gratuity for driver, call 7732-785-2500
for a reservation.
October 4 - Fall Afternoon Tea from 1 to 3 pm, cost $20, call
732-458-4788 for a reservation.
December 5 & 7 – Christmas at the Museum, refreshments, Victorian
Santa, more details to be announced. Donation $5, children under 12
Dec. 5 from 3 to 7 pm
Dec. 7 from 11 am to 3 pm