The Town of Somers and the Somers Historical Society hosted the Somers Point, NJ Historical Society on June 25. Somers Point is the birthplace of Richard Somers, for whom Somers is named after. On September 17, 2011 Somers Point hosted the Somers Historical Society.
The Somers Historical Society has loaned the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin pieces of their collections that belonged resident William Johnson, the first African American Harley-Davidson dealer in the US, which was located in Somers. Harley-Davidson Iron Elite Exhibit