FREEHOLD, NJ - The fifth annual “Red” Luncheon, a girlfriends’ valentine luncheon to benefit Monmouth County Historical Association, will be held on Thursday, February 3, 2011 at Rumson Country Club from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  This year’s event will feature a special presentation by Tiffany & Co. entitled “Diamonds and Dessert,” as well as a boutique, silent auction and “chocolate chance” raffle.  The event offers guests the opportunity to do some shopping for themselves or for their valentines in a fun and social environment.  Committee chairwomen Lynn Spector and Patti Szakats, invite you to “save the 14th for your valentine, but join us on the 3rd with your girlfriends.”

Tickets and sponsorships are available starting at $125 for a single admission.  For further information or to register for this event, please visit www.monmouthhistory.org or call 732-462-1466.

The Monmouth County Historical Association is a private non-profit organization that has been working to preserve history and provide educational opportunities since its founding in 1898.  The MCHA’s Museum and Library is located at 70 Court Street, Freehold, New Jersey.  Museum hours are: Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The Library is open Wednesday through Saturday.  For membership or admission fees and further information, please call (732) 462-1466 or visit our web site at www.monmouthhistory.org.

The Monmouth County Historical Association received an operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State.