The museum frequently offers new and exciting events and programs such our “Fridays at Peto” series, featuring guest lecturers with periodic topics of interest, University art student exhibitions, and “A Painting a Day” art course by Abby Ryan. The museum is also featured on the Island Heights Spring Garden Tour, and the Island Heights Holiday House Tour every year! See below for our scheduled events.

PETO PRESENTS: “Toms River: Maritime Port to the Past”

5/14/2021 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM ET

PLEASE NOTE: Peto Presents:  "Toms River: Maritime Port to the Past" will be a virtual event.  Participants will be emailed an invitation to join the event 24 hours prior to the start of the event.

Please register for this event above.

This virtual talk will dive into past nautical ages and uses of the Toms River from pre-Colonial days to the present, give an overview of the Toms River Seaport Society and its Maritime Museum on Water Street, and promote a better understanding of both Toms River and Ocean County’s week-to-week history through the digitized, online pages of the New Jersey Courier, courtesy of the Ocean County Library system.

Registration for this event is closed.


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