Upcoming events

    • 04 Oct 2017
    • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Bahrs Landing Restaurant, 2 bay Avenue, Highlands, NJ

    PUBLIC PRESENTATION: "From The Bottom Up - the Most Important Fish in New Jersey".

    Captain Paul Eidman is a fishing captain and a most knowledgeable and entertaining speaker on the subject of the Medhaden or Bunker fish.

    He is at the forefront of a major conservation campaign and will describe why this fish is important to all of us.

    Not a fisherman? Not a problem - you will be informed and entertained, so we look forward to seeing you!

    7:30pm - Coffee and cookies.    8:00pm - Presentation.    9:00pm - Close.

    Come early and enjoy a drink and a snack at the bar or a meal in the restaurant. 

    • 14 Oct 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Monmouth Boat Club


    On October 14, 2017 a collection of classic and wooden boats will visit Monmouth Boat Club. Exhibit your classic or wooden boat or come see and learn about these beauties.

    If you would like bring your wooden or classic boat, register at left.

    This event is about the beauty and history of boating. A lot of that will relate to wooden boats, but we have been building beautiful fiberglass boats for 70 years and these vessel now are historic too and we would like to see them shown as well.


    0900: Boats arrive at MBC

    1000-1400: Private viewing (attendees, MBC, NMHA members)

    1200-1300: Music and BBQ.  

    Boats will leave dock at 1345 for a short parade and return to berth at 1430.

    1400-1700 Public viewing.  Awards at 1630.

    Entry fee is $10 per small human powered boat (canoes, kayaks, row boats, car toppers). $20 for other boats. If a boat is sold due to the rendez vous, the seller will make a 2.5% donation to NMHA (Mariner’s Honor).

    BBQ is $15 per person, BYOB.

    • 25 Oct 2017
    • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Bahrs Landing Restaurant, 2 Bay Avenue, Highlands, NJ

    PUBLIC PRESENTATION: "New Jersey Shipwrecks, 350 Years in the Graveyard of the Atlantic"

    The well known NJ author, Margaret Buchholz, will present New Jersey Shipwrecks,  exploring the Shore's long history of shipwrecks. She will talk about harrowing personal accounts and  show archival records and historic photographs. Her illustrated talk will cover the period from 1642 to the modern era.

    FREE and open to the Public.

    7:30pm: Coffee and cookies.

    8:00pm: presentation.                   

    9:00pm: Close.

Copyright © 2014 Navesink Maritime Heritage Association

Navesink Maritime Heritage Association is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving knowledge and appreciation of Monmouth County's maritime heritage through programs that teach wooden boat building and boat handling skills; through preserving the history of Monmouth County's wooden boat builders and other maritime history; and through the experiental on-the-water programs of River Rangers for middle school children and Sea Scout Ship Navesink for co-ed youth age 14-21.

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