The Asbury Park Museum, located in the Fifth Avenue Pavilion on the boardwalk, is hosting two events in the upcoming weeks.
On Sun., Feb. 24 at 2 p.m. there will be a book signing and talk with Tommy Petillo, lead singer of the doo wop group, the Duprees and president of the East Coast Music Hall of Fame. The event is free.
On Fri., March 1 from 6 to 9 p.m. will be a tribute to Nat King Cole performed by Herb Glenn. Admission is $5 and there will be a cash bar.
The mission of the Asbury Park Museum is to re-introduce, educate and advance an understanding, and appreciation of the history of the diverse, progressive, resort and urban community of the City of Asbury Park, New Jersey and neighboring towns. The museum strives to strengthen the bonds of the community and provide a venue for community wide civic engagement, as well as pride and inclusion.