In addition to her membership on the LBI Chamber of Commerce, Sara Setzer is also a member of the LBI Arts Council. She creates nuno felted scarves, baby blankets, soaps and other felted goods. Nuno felting involves meshing wool and silk together into one fabric through a very labor intensive process of rolling, felting and fulling. The results are stunning and can be used during every season!
The m.t.burton gallery, established in 2000, represents national and regional artists. We exhibit pottery, sculpture, paintings and photography. We also offer pottery classes in our studio. We are located in Surf City, on Long Beach Island, off the southern coast of New Jersey, approximately 60 miles east of Philadelphia. mt.burton gallery has many unique handmade and wheel-thrown pottery pieces. In our gallery, you will discover all types of ceramics that include stoneware, porcelain, majolica ware, wood-fired, and pit-fired pieces. Over two dozen ceramic artists produce work for sale at our gallery.
Connecting People, Building Community, and Transforming Lives
The Ocean County Library is more than just books. Our collection also includes E-books, music, movies, digital and print magazines, and audio books available on CD, Playaway, and digitally. Check out our website at http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org for more than 100 electronic databases that give our cardholders access to resources for homework, research, legal forms, automobile repair, videos, online classes and tutorials, and more. We have educational and entertaining programs for children, teens and adults at all of our branches, and we showcase local art exhibits. And it’s all free with an Ocean County Library card.
The Long Beach Island Museum was built in 1882 as the Holy Innocent’s Episcopal Church. It remained so until 1976 when it was purchased by the Long Beach Island Historical Association. The museum proudly stands in the center of Beach Haven’s Historic District. Its main objective is to keep the history of LBI alive through the preservation of artifacts and photographs inside the 130 year old building and through various programs and events promoting the rich history of Long Beach Island.
From the late 1800s, there has been an active charterboat fleet in and around Beach Haven, NJ. That fleet continues today as the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association with boats available for charter fishing on Long Beach Island from the causeway, south to Holgate, and on the mainland from Lanoka Harbor in the north to Tuckerton in the south.
The Elite Fleet Captains are experienced fisherman, and they are all licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard. All Elite Fleet Boats have insurance coverage to protect you while you’re fishing with us. We operate clean boats and provide the best tackle, along with bait and ice for your convenience.
The Elite Fleet Boats range in size from 19′ to 44′ and most captains welcome families and children on fishing trips! There’s a variety of boat styles from open console and express, to fly bridge sport fishing craft with perfect accommodations to fit the needs of you and your charter fishing party.
Confused by all of the conflicting information from friends, magazines, and trainers? We know how hard it is to stay committed to fitness on your own. Using our years of experience, training education, an in-depth assessment, and your specific goals, we will design a program that will finally help you look, move, and feel great!
Programs include Youth Sports Performance, Adults Performance, Kettlebell Training, and Fat Burn.
We are the most comprehensive fitness facility in southern Ocean County.
Viking Village was founded in the 1920’s by first generation Scandinavian fisherman.The facility was known as the Independent Fish Company until it was renamed Viking Village, after the original Norwegian founders. Today, we are the home port to more than 40 independently-owned fishing vessels. Each year, about 5 million pounds of seafood is packed out here and shipped both locally and around the world. We also ship to selected distributors, supermarket chains, retail fish markets and individual restaurants.
Yoga Nine is a professional mind-body studio which aims to promote community health by providing a variety of classes taught by the most highly trained and experienced teachers. Yoga Nine is dedicated to providing community outreach through educational programs, volunteer efforts in our “fair trade store & cafe”, Buddha Body. Yoga Nine engages in a number of community service and fundraising projects all aimed at supporting local charities.
Longtime LBI licensed boat captain and father of three teaches the NJ boater’s safety course and conducts custom charters.
Take the course and legally operate a powerboat.
Design your own charter; fishing, crabbing, nature watching, or sightseeing to make your visit complete.
Enjoy summer water sports, basketball and volleyball courts, a free playground, and free weekly family activities, concerts and special events. The guarded Bayview Park beaches are also available for those who want to swim in calm, shallow waters (LBT beach badges are required). Bayview Park, located on 68th Street in Brant Beach, has bathroom facilities and Free Parking. The park is a Green Acres park that provides a backdrop for a variety of individual and family oriented activities, including windsurfing, stand-up paddleboarding, seining and kayaking.
The volunteer arms of the Ocean County Library are our Friends groups. The Friends of the Island Library were the first Friends of the OCL, formed in 1959, and have a long and distinguished history of advocacy for library services on LBI.
1801 Bayview Avenue, Barnegat Light, NJ 08006
SwellColors Glass Studio designs and fabricates custom stained glass, mosaics, backsplashes, and fused glass artwork on the premises for residential and commercial locations. They also feature daily classes on a walk-in basis for children and adults.
Mary Tantillo, owner of SwellColors, invites you to join her to learn mosaics, fusing, bead making and more!
Right in the heart of Beach Haven! Grab a tube and climb on up to one of our EIGHT whirling waterslides. Beware of the giant tipping bucket! Float down the Lazy Crazy River featuring interactive water play activities both in and out of the river, including our surprise mega water blasters! Relax while the kids make waves at Cowabunga Beach, designed especially for toddlers.
Acme Surf & Sport, located in Brighton Beach on LBI, is a full-service surf and sport shop offering sales and rentals of bikes, stand up paddleboards, surf products, skateboards, cribs, beach accessories, inline skates and more!
Black Pearl Pirate Tours began sailing the protected waters of Little Egg in the summer of 2010. Owned and operated by the Camarda Family (who also own the Miss Beach Haven party boat), the Black Pearl is one of LBI’s newest attractions.
It has always been the Camardas lifelong dream to be able to offer families a unique, good old fashion family fun experience that will be remembered and cherished for years to come.
Our ship was custom built in Crisfield Maryland in 2009 and meets all United States Coast Guard requirements. The spacious vessel is 60-foot long with a 20-foot beam, which offers ample rooms to enjoy your pirate experience or relaxing on a sunset cruise. The Black Pearl is powered by twin Volvo 225 hp diesel engines and is equipped with bow and stern thrusters to assist in smooth sailing on your next trip. The Black Pearl is Coast Guard certified for 78 passengers and is equipped with top of the line life saving equipment. There is a restroom on board for your convienience. A full service bar is available for your entertainment filled sunset cruises. The most popular and best feature of all is the twelve water cannons aboard the ship used to fend off unfriendly pirates during our daily interactive pirate excursions!
Connie Pinkowski is the owner of LBI DreamMakers, a year round business located on LBI in Barnegat Light. Connie has extensive Island knowledge since she has spent all her summers on LBI. Prior to starting LBI DreamMakers four years ago, Connie worked in the corporate world for 25 years, where she acquired her business expertise.
She brings her prior business skills, such as, organized, timely, creative problem solver, attention to detail and customer service oriented to LBI DreamMakers. We love hearing from you in person, so that we can better recommend and personalize your services and rental needs. LBI DreamMakers takes pride in delivering the highest quality to everyone. One call to us (908-731-1174) and we will ensure that your stay on LBI is stress free.
Hartland Golf and Arcade is a big part of family tradition on LBI Located in Ship Bottom, Hartland Golf and Arcade is worth the drive from anywhere! The experience of Hartland Golf and Arcade all starts with the uniquely innovative design and intricately sloped greens. Beautifully landscaped and sincerely maintained, Hartland offers a playfully challenging course that demands a healthy portion of skill and a dash of luck, with each of its 18 holes offering a fair chance at a Hole In One. Kids marvel at the Atomic Ball Launcher while even the most experienced putters are humbled by the infamous little 11th hole, which has been named “Inch per Inch- The Hardest Mini-Golf Hole On The Planet”. After 18 fun holes, take your shot a the BONUS “Last Hole” for your chance to spin the “Lucky Wheel” and win a prize! Weekly Tournaments at Hartland Golf and Arcade are every Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. Trophies are awarded for the best scores, then every player has a chance in the Door-Prize Drawings (over $200 in great prizes each week)!
This is the “Original” Ron Jon Surf Shop which opened in Long Beach Island, New Jersey in 1961. At 8,100 square feet, this beachside icon is a must-see if you are visiting the Jersey Shore.
This store also offers all your beach rental needs. Surfboards, beach bikes, paddleboards, beach chairs and more.
The Miss Barnegat Light is a seasonal business which a 100-foot Catamaran that takes people out fishing for the day. It also takes visitors for evening cruises into the ocean to experience the local sea life and wildlife and the beautiful LBI sunsets. No reservations are required. Everything is first-come, first-serve.
Founded in 1972, St. Francis Community Center offers a wide variety of services and programs aimed at meeting the needs of residents of Ocean County, regardless of age, race, gender, nationality, religious affiliation, handicapping condition or socioeconomic status. Services offered include: Preschool; Senior Center; Aquatic Center; Counseling Center; Family Support Services, Youth Program; Educational Support Services; Recreation Program; Volunteer Program and many Special Events. The Center’s facilities include: A regulation gymnasium; competition-size indoor pool; and two heated outdoor pools.