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Local Lighthouses and Museums Host Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey Oct. 20-21

Lighthouses and select museums throughout the state will host the Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey on Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday, Oct. 21.

Challenge yourself to visit each participating lighthouse over the weekend as you tour the state to help raise funds for continued lighthouse preservation.

These majestic beacons have played an important role in New Jersey's history,... Read More

MAC Lunch & Learn Series Continues

The Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC) continues its Lunch & Learn series this fall!

Saturday, Oct. 20: Supernatural Music
Features music with fantastic and macabre themes from the classical masters, including many pieces still popular today. Presenter is Rich Chiemingo.

Saturday, Nov. 17: Victorian Christmas Traditions... Read More

Wildwood Historical Society to Hold Open House

The Wildwood Historical Society is holding an open house to welcome locals and visitors alike to their revamped and updated museum on Saturday, Oct. 13.

Volunteers at the George Boyer Museum, located at 3907 Pacific Ave., have spent months updating the ever-growing collection with memorabilia donated by visitors throughout the year. The museum had its busiest season on record this year... Read More

Cape May’s 46th Annual Victorian Weekend Features Tours and Activities Celebrating this National Historic Landmark City

Cape May’s 46th annual Victorian Weekend, presented by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC), celebrates the city’s famous Victorian architecture and history with a long holiday weekend of activities and events from Oct. 4-8.

Join us on Sunday, Oct. 7 at 4 p.m. as history professor, scholar and author Natalia Mehlman Petrzela presents “Women and Children... Read More

20th Annual Festival of Fine Craft on Oct. 6-7

WheatonArts and Cultural Center is celebrating its 20th year of the Festival of Fine Craft on Oct. 6 and 7, rain or shine! This event, sponsored by OceanFirst, features the works of 150 contemporary and traditional artists and crafts people. Throughout the WheatonArts campus, artists working in clay, fiber, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed medium, wearable art, wood and more will showcase... Read More

Brunch Aboard Civil War Train to Enjoy Scenic Fall Pennsylvania Foliage

Come join the Ocean City Order of the Eastern Star on a fall foliage excursion on the Colebrookdale Railroad. A delicious brunch will be served in a Civil-War-era completely refurbished train dining car, with an open-air viewing car attached for the extra scenic enjoyment.

After the two-hour tour, we will return to the bus and visit the Taylor Backes Glass Factory. Then, if there is... Read More

Civil War Weekend at Historic Cold Spring Village is Sept. 15-16

The Civil War comes to life at Historic Cold Spring Village’s annual Civil War Weekend Saturday, Sept. 15 and Sunday, Sept. 16 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Visitors can tour Union and Confederate camps, and meet authentically clad and equipped military and civilian reenactors who will discuss the everyday lives of Civil War soldiers and the roles civilians played in supporting them. The Village,... Read More

Women for God Host Bus Trip to Museum of the Bible

Join the Women for God of the First United Methodist Church of Cape May Court House for a bus trip to the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C. The bus trip will take place on Thursday, Oct. 11.

At 7:30 a.m., the bus will leave the Acme parking lot in Cape May Court House. The bus will make one stop at a rest stop on I-95. The bus will arrive at the museum at approximately 11 a.m.... Read More

Hands-on History Weekend at Historic Cold Spring Village Sept. 1-2  

Two days of family-friendly, interactive and educational fun are planned for Historic Cold Spring Village’s “Hands-on History” Weekend, Saturday, Sept. 1 and Sunday, Sept. 2 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Children will be given a “Pastport” at the start of their Village trip, which can be stamped at the buildings they visit after completing a take-home craft or activity, like writing with a quill... Read More

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Sam Azeez Museum of Woobine Heritage

The Sam Azeez Museum of Woodbine Heritage celebrates the history of the wave of immigration at the end of the 19th century that brought Russian Jewish settlers to the area to be developed as an agricultural colony. Housed in the historical Brotherhood Synagogue, the museum features both permanent and temporary exhibitions. Also included is a community sculpture, the Collective Memory Wall,... Read More