Sit-down Dinner, Dessert & Donation Bar

Silent Auction & Wine Pull

Collaborative Story Creation

Spoken Word Storytelling

Private Viewing of Hunterdon Art Museum Galleries

Live Classical Violin Music


On May 11th, Frontline Arts will hold its annual benefit, STORIES, at the Hunterdon Art Museum to raise much-needed funding for our growing and nationally-recognized veterans' papermaking program that serves over 1500 veterans each year; community and educational papermaking programs; educational classes in non-toxic print & papermaking for adults and uniquely-abled communities; and so much more.

The event will engage our local communities and supporters as we honor Dennis X Murray, long-time Board member who has served his final term recently and advocate of the arts in New Jersey; the Rotary Club of Branchburg, comprised of incredibly devoted Branchburg community and veteran supporters; and Community Building Artworks and the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore, long-time partners of the Frontline Paper veterans’ papermaking project, our flagship program.

The benefit will be held inside the picturesque Hunterdon Art Museum, a former 19th century stone mill overlooking the Raritan River and Waterfall. We will enjoy a lovely and unique sit-down catered meal, inclusive of dessert, an incredible silent auction full of tantalizing items up for bid to benefit Frontline Arts’ programming, an interactive wine pull full of an array of lovely wines, and spoken word storytelling to saturate our minds. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to our highly collaborative story creation this evening, where on the large pages of our handmade and bound paper, you will be asked to contribute to the narrative of characters throughout the evening, creating a community story, bound by creation and full of adventure!

The indoor museum space will also be available for full private viewing of three floors of exhibitions, including:

Aurora Robson: Re:fuse on the first floor

Transformed: Paper in Dimension, Curated by Carol Eckert, and

Shari Mendelson: Amphorae and Apparitions on the second floor

Young Artists Showcase on the third floor

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Hunterdon Art Museum
7 Lower Center Street | Clinton, New Jersey


From Route 78 (East or West), take exit 15, and bear right onto Route 173 East. Turn left at the Exxon Station and Clinton House and go over the yellow bridge. The museum is the stone mill on the left on Lower Center Street. Parking is available in the municipal lot just past the museum on Lower Center Street on the right side.

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The museum is an accessible facility with an interior elevator, ramp to the front entrance, and accessible restrooms. For a list of accessibility accommodations for the museum facilities and parking, please click here: 

Accessibility Services

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Please note that tickets are non-refundable.


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*Photo credit Hunterdon Art Museum:  Dana Lane Photography

*Photo credit Banner Image:  Kiwihug on Unsplash