AES Foundation presents
"Discovering the Impressionists"

Attend a learning series based on the novel Luncheon of the Boating Party by Susan Vreeland. Pick up a copy of the book at the Avon Library and then join us for the following events:

  • Monday July 20 at 6:30 PM: Impressionist Painting Class at Torché Gallery, Belmar. Create your own painting on a pre-sketched canvas, led by an art teacher. Painting supplies, teaching artist, wine and cheese. Cost: $20.

  • Tuesday, August 4 at 7:00 PM: Book Discussion at Avon Marina. Sheila Watson, MLS, moderates a discussion of Luncheon of the Boating Party novel. Light refreshments served. Free to public, but reservations are required.

  • Thursday, August 13: Bus Trip to Philadelphia Museum of Art to tour exhibit "Discovering the Impressionists." Coach bus departs 8:00 AM and returns at 5:30 PM. Includes guided tour, museum admission, and transportation. Lunch is on your own. Cost: $45.






Avon-by-the-Sea Education Foundation is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization organized exclusively for charitable purposes. The purposes of the corporation are to:

  • Promote the advancement of community and public education for those who reside in the borough of Avon-by-the-Sea, New Jersey.

  • Secure and distribute grants and contributions from individuals, estates, government, corporations, foundations, and any other source for the educational benefit of the residents of the borough of Avon-by-the-Sea, New Jersey.

Your support will help bridge the gap between the educational needs of our community and currently available resources.