Dining out

TRI-COUNTY LONGBEARDS CHAPTER OF THE NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION HUNTING HERITAGE BANQUET, 5 p.m. Aug. 25, Weymouth Fire Hall, 7372 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing, NJ 08330. Tickets $65 per person, $90 couples and $25 youth, includes a one-year membership. For tickets or sponsorship opportunities contact Lou Gambale at longbeard56@yahoo.com or 609-350-3134. Registration forms at njnwtf.org/tcl.html.


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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSES: ESL Conversation Class, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 22, 29; ESL Intermediate Class, 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 20, 27; Getting Your Driver’s License, 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 17, 24, 31 Atlantic City Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3115.

INTRODUCTORY COMPUTER SKILLS WORKSHOPS: Introduction to the Internet, 11:15 a.m. Aug. 30; Introduction to Email, 12:30 p.m. Aug.16, and 30; Introduction to Microsoft Word, 10 a.m. Aug. 23; Introduction to Microsoft Power Point, 11:15 a.m. Aug. 23; Introduction to Microsoft Excel, 12:30 p.m. Aug. 23; Atlantic County Library System/Galloway Township, 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road. Registration required for each class. For a more information, call the library branch at 609-652-2352.

OLDER ADULTS SPECIAL INTEREST SERIES, OASIS PROGRAMS: Zumba, 10:30 a.m. Aug. 20; Senior Wellness, 10:30 a.m. Aug. 27. Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Light refreshments and all supplies provided. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3119.

DEALING WITH MENTAL ILLNESS, 12-week Family to Family Education Course by NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness) Atlantic County, begins Sept. 5, at Jordan Road School, Somers Point. Classes run 7 to 9:30 p.m. Free, but space limited. For more information or to sign up call Gregg at 609-927-7192.

COMPUTER TRAINING AT ATLANTIC CITY LIBRARY: Beginning Excel, 1 p.m. Aug. 18; Computer Fundamentals, 4:30 p.m. Aug. 21. Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Pre-registration required, call 609-345-2269, ext. 3060 or apply at acfpl.org.

BOOK DISCUSSIONS 10 a.m. Aug. 17, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-823-4614.

FRANKLY SPEAKING ABOUT CANCER: TAKE CONTROL OF SIDE EFFECTS WITH MEDICINE, MIND AND BODY, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 20, Gilda’s Club South Jersey, 700 New Rd., Linwood. Registration required, call 609- 926-2699.

BOAT SAFETY COURSE, 6:30 to 10 p. m. Aug. 20 and 21, Boat Atlantic Cape Community College, Mays Landing. Cost $75 includes all materials. Call 609-343-4829.

BOOK DISCUSSIONS, 1 p.m. Aug. 20, Atlantic County Library System/Longport, 2305 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-487-0272.

CURATOR’S TALK BY MARGARET MCCANN, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 23, The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, 733 Lily Lake Road, Oceanville, Galloway Township.

DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSE 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 23, Atlantic County Library System/Mays Landing, 40 Farragut Ave. The fee is $12 for AARP members or $14 for nonmembers. Space is limited. Registration required. Call 609-625-2776, ext. 6304.

ATLANTIC RIDING CENTER FOR HEALTH 2012 SUMMER CAMP 9 a.m.to 3 p.m. daily week of Aug. 20, ARCH Facility, 206 Asbury Road, Egg Harbor Township. Different age groups, cost $300 per week, each camp limited to 10 participants. Call 609-926-2233 for more information.

BIRD WALK FOR NEW BIRDERS 9 a.m. Aug. 26, Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, 800 Great Creek Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-652-1665, or see fws.gov/northeast/forsythe/.

NORTHFIELD LIBRARY SUMMER SIX READING PROGRAM, children read six books of their choice through Aug. 31 and win a free prize. Call 609-646-4476 or stop by the library at 241 W. Mill Road.

SOMERS POINT HISTORICAL MUSEUM OPEN FOR SEASON, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays with additional hours in August, 745 Shore Road. New members and volunteers welcome. Call 609-927-2900 for more information.

GATHERING WOOL 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 4 to Dec. 18, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-823-4614.

R.E.A.D. PROGRAM WITH WILLOW THE FOX TERRIER ages 4 to 8, 3:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 5 through 26 and 2 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 3 to Dec. 26, Atlantic County Library System/Galloway Township, 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road. In person registration and an application are required. Call 609-652-2352.

PAWS TO READ all ages, 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 5 to Dec. 19, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-823-4614.

YOUNG ADULT GROUP ages 12 and older, 6 p.m. Sept. 5 and 19, Oct. 3 and 17, Nov. 14 and 28 and Dec. 12 and 26, Atlantic County Library System/Hammonton, 451 Egg Harbor Road. Registration required, call 609-561-2264.

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS ASSOCIATION CAPE-ATLANTIC TUTOR TRAINING WORKSHOPS 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Sept. 11. See: lvacapeatlantic.org to download a registration form or call 609-383-3377.

BOATING SAFETY CLASS, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 15, United States Coast Guard Station, Atlantic City. Cost $50. Call 609-822-9099 to register or for more information.

LEARN TO PLAY CHESS, for youth of all ages, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays through August, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-823-4614.

SWIM LESSONS, for adults and children in group or individual sessions, Tilton Fitness, Galloway Township. All swim instructors are Red Cross certified. Lessons are designed for beginner, intermediate and advanced swimmers, and are available to Tilton Fitness members and non-members. To register, or for more information, contact Katrina Abbott, certified trainer/swim instructor, at 609-385-8904.

EXHIBIT FEATURING ARTIFACTS FROM THE LIFE OF A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center, Richard Stockton College, Pomona. Directions online at stockton.edu.

ONE-ON-ONE COMPUTER TUTORING, by appointment only, Atlantic County Library System/Egg Harbor Township, 1 Swift Ave. Call 609-927-8664.

HANDWRITING WITHOUT TEARS at Congregation Beth Israel Nursery School in Northfield, children learn alphabet letters based on shape and length of lines. For more information, call 609-641-3600 or see bethisraelnorthfield.org.

MAJHONG CLASSES, 1 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, and 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Katz Jewish Community Center, 501 North Jerome Ave., Margate, $75 members, $100 nonmembers. Call 609-822-1167, ext. 138, email JCutler@jccatlantic.org or see jccatlantic.org.

CHILD SAFETY SEAT INSPECTIONS 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. second Saturdays at Bennett Chevrolet, 6721 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township, call 609-641-0444; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. third Saturdays at Action Auto Body, 14 12th St., Hammonton, call 609-561-0736. For more information, call the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office at 609-909-7200.

CURRENT EVENTS DISCUSSION GROUP 10:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays at Atlantic County Library, Ocean Heights Avenue and Swift Drive, Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-927-8664.

FRIENDS OF ENCORE LEARNING, formerly Brandeis University Women’s Committee, offers study groups with professional leaders. Call 609-348-3401 or 609-822-9595.

HEAD START/EARLY HEAD START early childhood development program, by Atlantic Human Resources Inc., recruiting preschool children for 2011-12. There is no cost to families who qualify. Head Start has centers throughout Atlantic and Cape May counties. For information call 609-348-4166 (Atlantic County) or 609-861-2804 (Cape May County).

LEARN TO PLAY CHESS noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays at Atlantic County Library, 6500 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor. Call 609-823-4614.

OLDER ADULTS SPECIAL INTEREST SERIES 10:30 a.m. Mondays at Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Call 609-345-2269 for topic of week.

QUILTERS 2 p.m. Thursdays at Atlantic County Library, 201 15th St. South, Brigantine.

SCHOLARSHIPS offered by the Atlantic County Bar Association for Atlantic County law students attending any accredited law school. For more information, see atcobar.org or call the Bar Association Office at 609-345-3444.

THERAPEUTIC HORSEBACK RIDING LESSONS by Atlantic Riding Center for Health, Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-926-2233 or see atlanticridingcenterforhealth.org.

VETERANS BENEFIT INFORMATION, ASSISTANCE 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m first Wednesdays at Ruby Tuesday entrance, Hamilton Mall, Hamilton Township. Call 609-407-1332.

WOMENSOURCE TRAINING, various topics at the Women’s Center, 1201 New Road, Suite 240, Linwood. Call 609-601-9925, ext. 207, or see acwc.org.

YOGA 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9:15 a.m. Saturday at Hindu Jain Temple, 571 S. Pomona Road, Galloway Township. Cost is $3 donation. Call 609-407-9098 or 609-652-2102.


BLOOD DRIVES: noon to 7 p.m. Thursdays and 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Atlantic County Community Donor Center, Pleasantville Donor Center, 850 N. Franklin Blvd., Pleasantville. Call 800-RED-CROSS.

LINWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY PROGRAMS: Pirate Party, ages 3 to 8, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 22; Love of Reading Empowers program, 4 p.m. Thursdays to Aug. 23. For more information or to register, call 609-926-7991.

BRIGANTINE HISTORICAL SOCIETY FLEA MARKET 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 18 and 19, 26th Street Athletic Fields, 26th and Brigantine Avenue.

BAZAAR BY TEMPLE BETH SHALOM, 9 a.m. Aug. 19, 45th and Brigantine Ave., Brigantine. Call 609-266-0403.

END OF SUMMER PICNIC, noon Aug. 21, Atlantic County Library System/Somers Point, 801 Shore Road. Call 609-927-7113.

FISHERMEN’S MEMORIAL SERVICE: Memorial Mass, 5:15 p.m. Aug. 24, Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, 2651 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City; Sunset Memorial Service, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 24, Fisherman's Park, Rhode Island and Melrose Avenue, Atlantic City. In memory of Jeff Giannini, Steve Hayes and Ed "Hacksaw" Peterson who were lost at sea Aug. 20, 1999. Call 609-233-9774.

GIANT YARD SALE by the Cologne Vol. Fire Ladies Auxiliary, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 8, Cologne Volunteer Fire House. Spaces are available, both inside and outside. For more information, call 609-965-0419.

CPR CERTIFICATION CLASS 7 p.m. Sept. 12, Central United Methodist, Shore Road and Central Avenue, Linwood. Cost $30. For more information or to register, call the church office at 609-927-4882.

CRAFTERS WANTED FOR ASSUMPTION REGIONAL CATHOLIC SCHOOL INDOOR CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR, Nov 10 and 11, Galloway Township. Cost per space is $90 and includes 8' X 5' display area table space (for both days). Space is limited and on a first come first serve basis. Email arcscraftfair@gmail.com or call 609-377 8825. Deadline for applications is Nov.1.

BEACON’S HOPE CHEST for those in need of food or clothing assistance, 10 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and 5-7 p.m. Wednesdays at Beacon Evangelical Free Church, 420 S. Sixth Ave., Galloway Township. Call 609-748-0001.

CELL PHONES FOR SOLDIERS DROP-OFF at First United Methodist Church of Mays Landing, 6011 Main St. Call 609-625-9446 or 609-625-7265.

CLOTHES CLOSET OUTREACH MINISTRY 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and 3 to 5 p.m. Saturdays at Faith Baptist Church, 815 Tilton Road, Pleasantville. Call 609-646-1881.

CLOTHING DONATIONS in good condition needed by United Methodist Church of Somers Point, Bethel Road and Doran Avenue, Somers Point. Clothing may be dropped off at church any morning during the week. Call 609-927-2075 with questions.

COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays at New Hope Community Center, 301 N. Woodland Ave., Pleasantville. Proof of income required. Must have proper ID. For information, call 609-287-4649 or 609-484-3413.

FOOD, CLOTHING GIVEAWAY third Sundays at Proclaiming His Word Church, 101 N. First St., Pleasantville. Call 609-407-1750.

FOOD PANTRY 1 to 3 p.m. third Thursday of each month at Union Baptist Temple Church, 335 N. Pennsylvania Ave., use Drexel Avenue entrance, Atlantic City. Call 609-345-4314.

FOOD PANTRY 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. third and fourth Wednesdays at Price Memorial AME Zion Church, 525 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-344-1751.

FOOD PANTRY 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Fridays at Masjid Muhammad Inc., 300 Albany Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-347-0788.

FOOD PANTRY noon to 3 p.m. second Thursdays and 3 to 6 p.m. fourth Thursdays at St. James AME Church, 101 N. New York Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-345-0179.

FREE GARDASIL, MENINGOCOCCAL, TDAP, PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINATIONS from Atlantic County Division of Public Health in Northfield and Hammonton. Call 609-645-5933 to schedule an appointment.

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE by Mainland Lions. Call 609-652-5115 or 609-641-5988.

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE by Somers Point Jazz Society. Call 609-927-6677.

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE by American Business Women’s Association. Call 609-317-5101 or email peh53@comcast.net.

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE by Gilda’s Club, 700 New Road, Linwood. Call 609-926-2699.

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE for Downbeach Film Society, 405 Berkshire Dr., Margate. Call 609-823-9159.

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE by American Legion Post 352 Ladies Auxiliary, Somers Point. Call 609-927-7145.

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE by Friends of Encore Learning of Stockton. Call 609-822-9595.

VETERANS ADVOCATE/VOLUNTEERS WANTED to offer assistance to veterans. Contact Lou Green, 609-407-1332.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED at the Atlantic Riding Center for Health, 206 Asbury Road, Egg Harbor Township, some daytime help will be needed for school groups during the morning hours. Afternoon hours are needed as well. Call 609-926-2233 or see arch206.org for more information.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED as companions for elders with Alzheimer’s or related dementias by Project SAVE with Family Service Association, 609-569-0239, ext.1148.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to staff CONTACT Cape-Atlantic’s reassurance program that provides daily telephone calls to the elderly and disabled. Call Ann P. Magee at 609-823-1850 or see contactcapeatlantic.org.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for a variety of opportunities by Family Service Association, 609-569-0239.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED by South Jersey AIDS Alliance for its syringe exchange program at its Oasis site, 32 S. Tennessee Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-347-1085.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED by Meadowview Nursing Home snack and gift shop, 225 Dolphin Ave., Northfield. Open seven days, two shifts available: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 12:30 to 3:15 p.m. For more information, call Joe Martin at 609-822-5857.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED by Environmental Educational Committee of the Friends of Forsythe, Great Creek Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-748-1535.

VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT, for Atlantic Adult Day Healthcare in Northfield to help seniors and disabled in crafts, men’s group and Spanish group. Open from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Mondays to Fridays. Call Beth or Diane at 609-383-3313.

VOLUNTEERS WANTED by Atlantic County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals to organize and run fundraising activities. Call 609-927-9059.

VOLUNTEERS WANTED by T. Byrd Leadership Academy and Tri-County Score, Pleasantville. Call 609-484-9356.

VOLUNTEERS WANTED by Heartland Hospice, Northfield. Training provided. Call 609-641-4675.

VOLUNTEERS WANTED by Mainland Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 930 Church St., Pleasantville. Call 609-646-6900, ext. 137.

VOLUNTEERS WANTED by the Alcove Center for Grieving Children and Families for Northfield Thrift Shop. Call 609-484-1133.

For fun

UNITED WAY’S FAMILY FUN DAY, 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 20, Wonderland Pier, Sixth Street and Boardwalk, Ocean City. Wristbands, $20, include unlimited rides. Purchase at any ticket booth of the customer service center on Aug. 20. No wristbands can be purchased in advance. For more information, call United Way in Atlantic County at 609-404-4483, ext 19, or email amorrison@uwgpsnj.org.

FAMILY SUMMER MOVIE SERIES, dusk (about 8:45 p.m.), Wednesdays through Sept. 5, Police and Fire Memorial Plaza, between City Hall and County Building on Tennessee Avenue, Atlantic City, outside, bring beach chair, adults must accompany children, free. 609-347-6836. Aug. 22: ‘Madagascar: Escape to Africa’; Aug. 29: ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End’; Sept. 5: ‘Hairspray.’

VENTNOR SUMMER EVENTS: Goudy Memorial Lifeguard Races, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 17, Lifeguard Headquarters, Suffolk Avenue; Citywide Yard Sale, Aug. 18, call Linda at 609-822-9393; Ocean Breeze Arts and Crafts Show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 18, Ventnor Library, Newport Avenue to New Haven Avenue on Atlantic Avenue; Movie on the beach, 8:30 p.m. Aug. 18, Newport Avenue beach; Art in the Park, Aug. 24, Ventnor Library; Movie on the beach, 8:30 p.m. Aug. 25, Newport Beach.

COMIC DRAWING CLASSES ages 9 to 16, 10 a.m. Saturdays through Aug. 25, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-823-4614.

HISTORIC SMITHVILLE VILLAGE GREENE EVENTS: Car Cruise, 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 24, call 609-748-8999; Smithville Fife and Drum Corp, Aug. 19 and Sept. 16; Sidewalk Sale, Sept. 1 and 2; Art Walk, Sept. 8; Author Day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 15; Antique Auto Day, Sept. 16; Drum Circle, Sept. 22; Italian Festival, Sept. 29. All events at Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Galloway Township.

BIRCH GROVE PARK SUMMER EVENTS: Friends of Birch Grove Park Ice Cream Social and ‘Christmas in July’ featuring the John Walter Cape Community Band, 6:30 p.m Aug. 21, rain date Aug. 28; Birch Grove Park, Northfield.

NASHVILLE ON THE GREEN 6 p.m. Aug. 17, Mays Landing Golf and Country Club. Includes amusements, country line dance instructions, live music, fireworks and more. Cost $10 adults and free for children under 12.

MOVIES FOR A SATURDAY AFTERNOON 1:30 p.m. Saturdays to Aug. 18, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-823-4614.

ALL WARS MEMORIAL MILITARY BALL by American Legion Kenneth B. Hawkins Post 61, 6:30 to 10 p.m. Aug. 18, All Wars Memorial Building, 1510 Adriatic Ave., Atlantic City. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 day of the event. For tickets call 609-572-9109, 609-289-1314 or Dr. Davine Reid at 609-5052199.

JEWISH SUMMER FEST 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 19, Newport Avenue and beach, Ventnor. Free concert, rides and craft badge for children is $12 and food for sale. For more information, call 609-822-8500 or see chabadac.com.

A DECADE OF DEDICATION IN GALLOWAY, Aug. 23, Seashore Gardens, Galloway Township. Honoring Shelley Bernstein with 2012 Martin H. Klein Leadership Award and Liane P. and Lloyd D. Levenson with 2012 Labov Bernstein Community Award. For ticket and sponsorship information, call Sharon D’Angio at 609-748-4614, email dangios@seashoregardens.org or see seashoregardens.org.

COMMUNITYWIDE PICNIC Aug. 25, Linwood Community Church, 1838 Shore Road. Picnic with fun and games that include the Duck Pond, Ring Toss, Checkers Tournament, Craft Center, ponies, a petting zoo and more. Bring a side dish or dessert. Rain date is Sept. 8. Call 609-927-2950.

PAWS TO READ 10:30 a.m. Saturdays to Aug. 25, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-823-4614.

MONSTER MOVIE MONDAYS, 5 p.m. Mondays to Aug. 27, Atlantic County Library System/Pleasantville, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Call 609-641-1778.

MAH JONGG BRUNCH 10:30 a.m. Aug. 30, Katz Jewish Community Center, Margate. Cost $10 members and 413 nonmembers.

YOGA FOR BEGINNERS, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Sept. 5, 12 and 19, Atlantic County Lake Lenape Park East, 753 Park Road, Mays Landing. Free but must register, call 609-625-7000, ext. 5431.

THE GOOD OLE DAYS FESTIVAL, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 8, Kennedy Park, Somers Point. Includes live entertainment, antique cars, children’s activities and more. Proceeds benefit Lawrence ‘Bud’ Kern Scholarship Fund.

WRISTBAND DAY AT PLAYLAND’S CASTAWAY COVE, 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 22, Tenth and Boardwalk, Ocean City. Cost $10, unlimited rides. Proceeds benefit the Richard Somers Monument Project.

FAMILY FUN FEST, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 29, Birch Grove Park, Northfield. Food, vendors, games, pie eating contest, displays and more. Fishing tournament for ages 15 and younger, 9 a.m. to noon (register 8 a.m.) Interested vendors call Eileen Pantalena at 609-641-6149. Anyone interested in volunteering at the event can call Bill Coulter at 609-513-3911.

ATLANTIC RIDING CENTER FOR HEALTH RIDING PROGRAM, for veterans of any age with or without disabilities, ARCH facility, 206 Asbury Road, Egg Harbor Township. Program designed to promote core strength, balance, coordination and energy in a relaxed social setting. Call 609-926-2233 or see arch206.org.

BALLROOM DANCING on the Seashore Gardens Boardwalk, 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at Seashore Gardens Living Center, 22 W. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-645-3269.

BALLROOM AND LATIN DANCING, Wednesday Night Dance Group Class by Gene and Connie, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Christ Church Parish Hall, 157 Shore Road, Somers Point. For more information, call Gene Hildner, 609-344-5366.

BRIDGE 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays at Linwood Library, 301 Davis Ave. Call 609-601-9109 or 609-927-6501.

CARDIO DANCE-LINE DANCE 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at Ventnor Educational Community Complex, Lafayette Avenue, gymnasium entrance. Call 609-823-7950.

CEILI 8 p.m. last Saturdays of month except July and August at American Legion Hall, First and Pennsylvania avenues, Somers Point. Call 609-823-3757 or 609-398-8636.

JERSEY SHORE BALLROOM DANCE CLUB dances with instruction, 7 to 10 p.m. selected Saturdays at Christ Church Hall, 157 Shore Road, Somers Point. Call Sharon at 609-926-1654.

KNITTERS 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Atlantic County Library, 201 15th St. South, Brigantine.

OPEN MIC NIGHT, 7 to 9 p.m. fourth Fridays, Greenlight Coffeehouse, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the South Jersey Shore, 75 S. Pomona Road, Galloway Township, entertainment, free light refreshments, free Wi-Fi access, to perform contact Steve Fiedler at 609-464-0413. For directions see uucsjs.org.

PINOCHLE GAMES 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays at Senior Center, Ambler Avenue, Somers Point. Call 609-927-8641.

SATURDAY MATINEES 2 p.m. Saturdays at Atlantic County Library, 134 Philadelphia Ave., Egg Harbor City. Call 609-804-1063.

WII, XBOX, PLAYSTATION 3, 6 p.m. Mondays at Atlantic County Library, 451 Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton. Call 609-561-2264 for schedule.

VIPASSANA (MINDFULNESS) MEDITATION, 5:15 p.m. Thursdays at Seashore Healing Arts Center, 501 New Road, Groveland Center, Somers Point. Call 609-601-9272. No preregistration is required. Cost is a donation request only.

For youths

FREE FRIDAY FUN AT SHORE MALL, all shows begin at 11 a.m. across from the Children’s Museum at the Mall, 6725 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township: Fit Tricks, magic and juggling, Aug. 17; Sea Magic, Aug. 31.

SHARP SHOOTERS FUNDAMENTAL CAMPS, ages 5 to 16, 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 17 and 19, Belhaven School, Linwood. For more information and cost call Michael Gatley at 609-927-4151, ext. 1017.

YOUNG ADULT GROUP ages 12 and older, 6 p.m Aug. 22, Atlantic County Library System/Hammonton, 451 Egg Harbor Road. Youth are welcome to bring laptops. Registration required. Call 609-561-2264.

MAINLAND SOFTBALL CLINIC, free for ages 9 to 16 from Linwood, Northfield and Somers Point, 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 18, Mainland Regional High School. Registration or questions should be emailed to Frank Marascio at fmarascio@mainlandregional.net or call 609-335-7635.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP RECREATION CENTER PROGRAMS: Summer Science Camps, ages 4-11, see ScienceExplorers.com; Summer Sports Camps, ages 3-14, variety of sports, see USSportsInstitute.com; Get Hooked on Fishing Not Drugs Fishing Trips, ages 7 and up, call 609-272-8120. See ehtgov.org/recreation.

REGISTRATION FOR EVENING BASKETBALL CAMP, kindergarten to eighth grade, through August, Egg Harbor Township Community Center. Call 609-272-8120.

LITTLE LEARNERS CRAFT CLASS, ages 3 to 5, 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. Aug. 17, Atlantic County Park in Estell Manor. Register in advance, call 609-625-7000, ext. 5431 (specify session).

DARE OLYMPICS for children, 10 a.m. Aug. 18, Egg Harbor City Lake. Parents must preregister children with lifeguards at the lake starting at 9 a.m. Aug. 18 or in advance. Call 609-965-6009. Free lunch sponsored by Egg Harbor City Kiwanis Club. Call Jessica Rifice at 609-965-6009.

SUMMER ART CAMPS, ages 3 to 13, Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, Galloway Township. Camp just for preschoolers from Aug. 20-24. Camps run 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday. For more information see noyesmuseum.org or call 609-652-8848.

GIRLS CLUB 2012, ages 10 to 13, 2 to 4 p.m. Mondays to Aug. 20, The AtlantiCare Behavioral Health Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton. Attendance is free but registration is required. Call the AtlantiCare Access Center at 888-569-1000, see atlanticare.org or facebook.com/atlanticare.

CREATIVE CRAFTS, ages 5 and older, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 29, Atlantic County Library System/Hammonton, 451 Egg Harbor Road. Call the library at 609-561-2264.

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF ATLANTIC CITY SUMMER CAMP, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday to Aug. 30, 317 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available from designated site locations in Mays Landing, Pleasantville, Ventnor and surrounding area. Fee $40 per week. Call 609-347-2697.

NORTHFIELD LIBRARY SUMMER SIX READING PROGRAM to Aug. 31. Children read six books of your choice over the summer and get a free prize. Pick up forms at library, 241 W. Mill Road or call 609-646-4476.

NEXT LEVEL BASKETBALL LEAGUE for grades one to 12, games begin Sept. 6 at Mainland Regional High School in Linwood. The purpose of the League is to give players an opportunity to play competitive basketball, improve their skills for the next level, and to prepare for the winter season. For more information, see nlblhoops.com/

BIRDING WITH BINOCULARS, ages 8 to 12, 8:30 to 11 a.m. Sept. 8, Atlantic County Park, Estell Manor. Participants should wear sturdy walking shoes, and bring water and insect repellent.Binoculars will be provided, or bring your own. Free, but must register by calling 609-625-7000, ext. 5431.

R.E.A.D. PROGRAM WITH WILLOW THE FOX TERRIER, ages 4 to 8, 3 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 14 to Dec. 28, Atlantic County Library System/Galloway Township, 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road. Call 609-652-2352. Registration required.

MONDAY MORNING MADNESS, 11 a.m. Mondays, Atlantic County Library/Egg Harbor Township, Ocean Heights Avenue. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the free shows. For a schedule see ehtgov.org or call 609-272-8120.

ATLANTIC CITY POLICE ATHLETIC LEAGUE SUMMER DAY CAMP, ages 8 to 12, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays to Fridays. Cost $150 for five weeks. Lunch served daily, events or outings on Fridays. Applications can be picked up at the Police Athletic League, 250 N. New York Ave, Atlantic City. Call 609-347-5478.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP POLICE ATHLETIC LEAGUE SUMMER CAMP, ages 3 to 13, includes age-appropriate activities and trips. Cost $165 per week or $42 per day, up to eight hours per day, with a two day minimum. Before and after care is also available. See EHTPAL.org to register or call 609-646-9586 for more information.

SUMMER BASKETBALL CLINICS, grades two-eight, 10 a.m. Fridays and 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Katz Jewish Community Center, Margate. For more information call Scott Bittner at 609-374-6993.

PRINCESS TEA PARTY, ages 3-8, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 20, Ram’s Head Inn’s Grand Ballroom, Galloway Township. The event includes activities for children, a presentation about raising a reader for adults, and a tea party for all. Cost $45 per child and adult pair, $25 each additional guest. Registration required, call the AtlantiCare Access Center at 888-569-1000, see atlanticare.org or facebook.com/atlantiCare.

CHESS CLUB 4:30 p.m. Thursdays at Atlantic County Library, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Pleasantville. Call 609-641-1778.

CONGREGATION BETH ISRAEL PRESCHOOL EXTENDED HOURS ‘Before care’ 7:30 a.m., Monday through Friday, and ‘after care’ 3 to 5 p.m. each day, except Fridays, which end at 4:30 p.m. in honor of Shabbat. Congregation Beth Israel is located at 2501 Shore Road, Northfield. For more information, call 609-641-3600.

CREATIVE CRAFTS FOR CHILDREN 6:30 p.m. second and fourth Wednesdays at Atlantic County Library, 451 Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton. Call 609-561-2264.

NEPTUNE’S GUARD DRUM AND BUGLE CORPS 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at All Wars Memorial Building, 1510 Adriatic Ave., Third Floor, Atlantic City. Call 609-345-6876.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME 11 a.m. Tuesdays, The Atlantic City Aquarium, Gardner’s Basin, Atlantic City. Call 609-348-2880 or see acaquarium.com.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Atlantic County Library, 134 Philadelphia Ave., Egg Harbor City. Call 609-804-1063.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Thursdays at Atlantic County Library, 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME 10:30 a.m. Thursdays at Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3050.


ROCKIN’ FOR AUTISM, 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Aug. 18, rain date Aug. 25, Cousin Mario’s, 5401 Harding Highway, Mays Landing, live music, magic acts, comedy, activities for children and adults, $10 advance, $15 door (children five and younger free), benefits Autism New Jersey. 609-338-9430.

BAZAAR, 9 a.m. Aug. 19, Temple Beth Shalom, 45th and Brigantine Avenue, Brigantine. Call 609-266-0403.

CLAUDIA’S CRAB FEST AND REUNION 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 26, Margate Log Cabin. Cost $35 adults ($40 at door), includes Maryland hard shell crabs, hamburgers, hot dogs, corn on the cob, dessert, cold beer and soda. Children’s tickets are priced at $12 ($15 at door), which does not include crabs or beer. Benefits The Claudia Fund, a nonprofit charitable organization established by family and friends in the memory of Atlantic City area resident Claudia Ann Bergman who died of brain cancer 11 years ago at age 53. For ticket information, call 609-823-2594 or 609-823-1909 or email to claudiafund@yahoo.com.

BEEF AND BEER FOR ROY HEINTZ 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 22, Egg Harbor Township Elks Lodge, 1815 Somers Point/Mays Landing Road. Tickets $20. Call Karen Fitzpatrick at 609-780-3058.

PENNY AUCTION 6 p.m. Aug. 24, Gabriel Field Log Cabin, Zurich Avenue, Galloway Township. Doors open at 4:30 p.m.) $2 admission at door. Sponsored by the Galloway Township Athletic Association. Call Chris Waszen at 609-965-5169 or Krissy McGinty at 609-652-5503.

UNITED WAY ANNUAL CAMPAIGN KICKOFF AT TROPICANA, Aug. 27, the Quarter at Tropicana Casino and Resort, Atlantic City. Tickets $25 advance, $30 at door. Call 609-404-4483, ext. 13.

BEER AND BEER WITH CHINESE AUCTION, 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 7, Rusty Barrel, Egg Harbor City. Tickets $20 in advance or $25 at door. Call 609-418-1695 or 609-965-5480. Proceeds benefit Egg Harbor City Volunteer Ambulance Squad.

MINI GOLF AND SCAVENGER HUNT FUNDRAISER FOR BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 16, Castaway Cove Seaport Village Golf, Ocean City Boardwalk.There will also be a Chinese Auction. For more information and sponsorship opportunities call 609-485-2005 and ask for Caron Wells.

PENNY ANGELS BEAGLE RESCUE ANNUAL BARBECUE, noon to 4 p.m. Sept 16, pavilion, Atlantic County Park in Estell Manor. Cost is $15 per person. Dogs welcome.

BEEF AND BEER, 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 22, Elks Lodge, 1815 Somers Point-Mays Landing Road, Egg Harbor Township, proceeds benefit medical fund for Roy Heintz of Galloway Elks Lodge, $20. 609-780-3058.

TOUCH A TRUCK FUNDRAISER 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 29, Cardiff Shopping Center, 6718 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township. Sponsored by Family Service Association. Admission $2 per person and $10 for families. Includes vendors, games, entertainment, food, children's activities. For more information, call 609-569-0239 or email fsa.development@fsasj.org.

MARTY WILSON JR. ART AND MUSIC FOUNDATION HARVEST BRUNCH 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 30, Stockton’s Dante Hall, Atlantic City. Tickets $40 per person advance or at the door. See artsinac.org for more information or call 609-347-4500.

DVDS FOR TROOPS, AMVETS Post 911 in Somers Point is requesting new and used DVDs to send to troops in Iraq and Afghanistan and other area. Donations of new or good condition DVDs will be accepted at the following locations: Chester’s Pastry Pantry Bakery, 506 New Road, Somers Point; Bennett Chevrolet, 6721 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township. Cash donations will be accepted to pay for mailing DVDs to the troops. Checks made payable to “AMVETS Post 911 NJ” can be sent to AMVETS Post 911 NJ, P.O. Box 413, Somers Point, NJ 08244.

AUXILIARY OF SHORE MEDICAL CENTER shops at: Marmora South Shore Plaza, 232 South Shore Road, Marmora, call 609-390-0913; Somers Point Shopping Center, Route 9, Somers Point, call 609-653-8374. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays to Fridays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays. All proceeds go to the Auxiliary’s pledge to Shore Tomorrow, an expansion project of Shore Medical Center. For information, to donate or to volunteer, call any of the three shops.

Golf events

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS ALL SAINTS COUNCIL SCHOLARSHIP FUND GOLF TOURNAMENT, Aug. 18, Mays Landing Country Club, Cates Road, Mays Landing. Information: Tom Haynes at 609-926-9599 or kofc6277@comcast.net.

GUNNY "CHUCK" BALDWIN MEMORIAL GOLF OUTING 1 p.m. Aug. 26, Mays Landing Golf and Country Club. Entry fee $100 per golfer or $400 per foursome, includes lunch before golf and barbecue buffet dinner at 5:30 p.m. Dinner only cost $25. Call Pat Scannell at 609-442-6458.

JERSEY SHORE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION GOLF TOURNAMENT, Sept. 20, Blue Heron Pines Golf Club, Cologne. Benefits Atlantic City Rescue Mission. Entry fee $125, includes lunch and dinner. Sponsorships available. Call 888-322-2848, ext. 210 or stop by the office, 1434 New Road, Linwood.

WOUNDED WARRIOR GOLF TOURNAMENT, Oct. 5, McCullough’s Emerald Links Golf Course, Egg Harbor Township. Players needed as well as sponsors, auction donors and program book advertisers. See wisercharitable.org or contact Donna Clementoni at 410 812-6677 or poet4pop@aol.com.

ST. JOSEPH’S COLUMBUS DAY OPEN, Oct. 8, Harbor Pines, Egg Harbor Township, lunch, dinner, golf for $125. For information about the tournament and volunteer and sponsorship opportunities call the parish office at 609-927-3568, ext. 23. Proceeds benefit St. Joseph Church, Somers Point.

ATLANTIC CAPE COMMUNITY COLLEGE SCRAMBLE ‘FORE’ SCHOLARSHIPS GOLF TOURNAMENT 11 a.m. Oct. 12, Cape May National Golf Club, Lower Township. Cost $125 per golfer and $500 per foursome, includes gift bags, lunch and a dinner awards banquet. For sponsorship or player information, call Lauren Canzanese at 609-463-4672 email lcanzane@atlantic.edu, or see atlantic.edu/golf.


NICOTINE ANONYMOUS 7 to 8 p.m. Mondays, Shore Medical Center, Somers Point; 7:45 to 8:45 p.m. Tuesdays, St. Mark and All Saints Episcopal Church, 429 South Pitney Road, Galloway; and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, United Methodist Church, Bethel Road and Duran Avenue, Somers Point. For more information call Suzie at 609-365-2447.

PLAYERS AND PLAYWRIGHTS BY THE JERSEY SHORE, 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 17, Ventnor Library, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Call John Perovich at 908-616-7211 or email shardtheatre@gmail.com.

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP by Holy Redeemer Hospice’s Jersey Shore and Atlantic County offices, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 28, Margate Community Church, 8900 Ventnor Parkway, Margate. Pre-registration is required by calling 609-822-7147 or 609-761-0209.

BAG LADIES LUNCHEON 10:30 a.m. Aug. 23, Greate Bay Country Club, Somers Points. Sponsored the Ruth Newman Shapiro Cancer and Heart Fund. Includes coffee and tea and bidding for designer bags under $25, lunch. For tickets and information call 609-823-6371.

101 WOMEN PLUS, INC. MEMBERSHIP PARTY noon to 3 p.m. Aug. 25, Old Wars Memorial Building, Adriatic and New York Avenues, Atlantic City. Members $25 (new or renewal); guests $10. Call 609-383-1295 or 609-645-7196.

UNITED REPUBLICAN CLUB OF EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, 7 p.m. Sept. 6, welcoming new members and guests at Cardiff Plaza, 6718 Black Horse Pike, near Forman Mills. For information, email Len Dagit at lendagit@aol.com. See ehtgop.org.

CAPE-ATLANTIC CHRISTIAN WOMEN'S CONNECTION LUNCHEON BUFFET 11:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Sept. 12, L's Restaurant, 119 Route 50, Corbin City. Cost $16.50. A free nursery is available by reservation. To reserve call Pat at 609-965-4840 or Joyce at 856-765-3775.

BRIGANTINE RECREATION COMMISSION meeting schedule: Sept. 24, Nov. 19. All meetings will take place at the Brigantine Beach Community Center, 265 42nd St., starting at 7 p.m.

101 WOMEN PLUS 6 p.m. third Thursdays at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Complex, 1700 Marmora Ave. Atlantic City. Call 609-645-7196 for information.

ABSECON DEMOCRATIC CLUB, 7:30 p.m. third Tuesdays at the American Legion Hall on New Jersey Avenue, Absecon. All are welcome to attend.

ABSECON LIONS CLUB 6:30 p.m. first Tuesdays at Smithville Inn, Galloway Township, and 6:30 p.m. third Tuesdays at John D. Young Blind Center, Pitney Road and Crestview Avenue, Absecon. Call 609-646-6848.

ACHS CLASS OF ’59 BREAKFAST GROUP 8:30 a.m. second Tuesdays at Shore Diner, 6710 Tilton Road, Egg Harbor Township.

AL-ANON, 9 to 10 a.m. Saturdays, Ventnor Public Library, second floor, 6500 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor.

ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP, 1 p.m. third Thursdays, Royal Suites Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 214 W. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway. Call Stacy DiFilippo at 609-748-9900.

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN, ATLANTIC COUNTY BRANCH, meets on the third Monday at various locations. Prospective members and visitors are welcome. For information call 609-398-6367 or 609-965-4360.

AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION ATLANTIC CITY CHARTER CHAPTER holds its dinner meetings at East Bay Crab and Grill in Egg Harbor Township on the first Monday of each month. Networking begins at 6 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. For information and reservations, call 609-965-2622.

AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY, UNIT 254 1 p.m. second Mondays. Call 609-909-1518 for location.

AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY, UNIT 352 7 p.m. third Wednesdays, First and Pennsylvania avenues, Somers Point.

AMPUTEE SUPPORT GROUP, 6 to 7 p.m. second Wednesdays at the Health Center at Galloway, 66 W. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-748-9100, ext. 105.

ATLANTIC AUDUBON SOCIETY 7:30 p.m. fourth Wednesdays, except November and December, at Atlantic County Library, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-645-1470.

ATLANTIC, CAPE MAY COUNTY COIN CLUB 7 p.m. first Wednesdays at Linwood Library, 301 Davis Ave. Call 609-398-4486.

ATLANTIC CITY ARTS COMMISSION 5:30 p.m. third Mondays at Carnegie Library Center, 18 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Atlantic City.

ATLANTIC CITY NEW REPUBLICAN CLUB, 7 p.m., third Wednesdays at Chelsea Pub and Inn, 8 S. Morris Ave., Atlantic City. 609-345-4700 or chelseapubandinn.com.

ATLANTIC COUNTY POST-POLIO SUPPORT GROUP, third Wednesday of each month, Ye Old Mill Street Pub, Main Street, Mays Landing. For information or directions, call Marge Disbrow 609-909-1518.

ATLANTIC COUNTY RETIRED POLICE, FIREMEN ASSOCIATION second Thursdays at PBA Headquarters, 520 N. Annapolis Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-266-7647 for time. No August meeting.

ATLANTIC COUNTY SKYBLAZERS 7 p.m. first Wednesdays Atlantic County Library, 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-625-3472.

ATLANTIC COUNTY WOMEN’S CENTER VOLUNTEER AUXILIARY 6 p.m. second Wednesdays at Cornerstone Commerce Center, 1201 New Road, Linwood. Call 609-601-9925, ext. 238.

BARGAINTOWN AARP 1 p.m. second Fridays at Grace Lutheran Church, 11 E. Dawes Ave., Somers Point. Call 609-927-2675 for program details. No meetings in July, August.

BEACH BUM BOOK CLUB various dates, locations. See beachbumbookclub.com.

BOARDWALK TOASTMASTERS, 7 p.m. every other Wednesday at Atlantic County Recycling Center, 6700 Delilah Road, Egg Harbor Township. Contact Rich Catando at rfcatando@aol.com or 609-296-7048, or see boardwalktoastmasters.org.

BOY SCOUT TROOP 177, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Scullville Fire House, 1708 Somers Point Road, Egg Harbor Township. Open registration; Webelo scouts are welcome to come and visit. Call 609-287-9149 or email 177scouting@comcast.net.

BUENA HISTORICAL SOCIETY 7:30 p.m. third Wednesdays at Buena Vista Township Municipal Building, Harding Highway. Trustees meet at 7 p.m.

BUNGALOW PARK CIVIC ASSOCIATION 6:30 p.m. second Thursdays at Davenport Center, 600 N. New Jersey Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-345-3877. No meetings in July and August.

CAPE-ATLANTIC ROCKHOUNDS CLUB meets 7 p.m. first Thursday every month, on Cologne Avenue between Routes 322 and 30, Mays Landing. Call 856-776-1739.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY PROGRAM welcomes men and women ready to change their lives and experience peace, 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Mission Point Church, 900 West New York Ave., Somers Point, parking lot entrance. For more information, call 609-927-6512.

COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS, 6:30 p.m. second Tuesdays, at Lighthouse Church, Route 9, Cape May Court House, for bereaved parents, grandparents, siblings. Call 609-886-2118.

DIVORCECARE SUPPORT GROUP, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Seaview Baptist Church, 2025 Shore Road, Linwood. See divorcecare.org or call Karen or Ned at 609-457-6050. The cost of the series is $30, includes a workbook and a weekly coffee/snack break.

DONATIONS OF GENTLY USED CLOTHING WELCOME for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Atlantic and Cape May Counties. All sizes, infants to adults and shoes accepted, bright green box located at William Davies Middle School, 1876 Dr. Dennis Foreman Drive, Mays Landing. To schedule a free home pickup, call 877-336-8828.

EGG HARBOR CITY HISTORICAL SOCIETY 7:30 p.m. last Mondays of month (except July and December) at Roundhouse Museum, 533 London Ave. Call 609-965-9073.

EPICUREAN SOCIETY OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY 6 p.m. first Mondays of month at various locations. Call 609-513-3215.

EGG HARBOR CITY ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT, meets 7 p.m. fourth Tuesdays at City Hall Council Chambers, 500 London Ave., Egg Harbor City.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY, open to the public. Contact June G. Sheridan at 608-927-8314 or junesheridan115@comcast.net.

EPILEPSY SUPPORT GROUP at Shore Medical Center, Somers Point. Call Marian at 609-822-8783 or Debbie at 609-646-6320, or email epilepsygroup@aol.com.

EWOMENNETWORK 8 a.m. third Fridays at Atlantic City Country Club, Shore Road, Northfield. Call 609-484-1859.

FILM SOCIETY MEETINGS twice per month at Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3112, for dates and topics.

GALLOWAY BUSINESS NETWORKING GROUP 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Gourmet Italian Cuisine Restaurant, Pitney and Jimmie Leeds roads, Galloway Township. Call 609-748-1387.

GALLOWAY WOMEN’S CLUB 7 p.m. first Mondays at Atlantic County Library, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-652-5499.

GOLDA MEIR HADASSAH 11:30 a.m. third Wednesdays at Beth El Synagogue, 500 N. Jerome Ave., Margate. Call 609-822-5370. No meetings in July and August.

GOLDEN CIRCLE OF SOUTH JERSEY INC. 1 p.m. second Tuesdays at Atlantic City Police Athletic League Building, Mediterranean and New York avenues, Atlantic City. Call 609-348-3398.

GREAT EGG HARBOR RIVER COUNCIL 7 p.m. third Wednesdays in June, August, October and December at Atlantic County Park, Fox Nature Center, Route 50, Estell Manor. Call 856-697-6114.

GREATER ATLANTIC CITY CHAPTER OF BARBERSHOP HARMONY SOCIETY, rehearsals at 7 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Mark’s and All Saints Episcopal Church, 429 Pitney Road, Galloway Township. For more information, contact Joe at 609-344-8133 or josmikefor@comcast.net.

GREEN THUMB GARDEN CLUB OF SOMERS POINT 7 p.m. first Tuesdays at Senior Center, Ambler Road, Somers Point.

HAMMONTON ARTS CENTER at 219 Bellevue Ave. offers new art exhibits monthly and conducts art classes and workshops for children and adults. See hammontonartscenter.org for more information.

HEARTBREAK TO HEALING GRIEF SUPPORT for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. Call 609-345-3230 for literature and information, or just to talk.

HELPING OUT TOGETHER MATURE VOLUNTEER SOCIAL GROUP 6:30 p.m. fourth Thursdays at Somers Point Diner, MacArthur Boulevard and Circle Drive. Call 609-641-4512.

HISPANIC ALLIANCE OF ATLANTIC COUNTY 6 p.m. second Wednesdays in August, October and December at Carnegie Library Center, Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Pacific Avenue, Atlantic City. Call 609-412-7421.

IRISH AMERICAN CULTURAL SOCIETY 7:30 p.m. third Tuesdays at American Legion Hall, New Jersey Avenue and Mill Road, Absecon. Call 609-927-1234.

INTERWEAVE GLBT OF SOUTH JERSEY 6:30 p.m. third Tuesdays at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the South Jersey Shore, 75 S. Pomona Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-965-9400.

KNITTERS GROUP, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Atlantic County Library System/Brigantine, 201 15th Street South. Call 609- 266-0110.

LA LECHE LEAGUE breastfeeding support group, 7 p.m. third Wednesdays in the all purpose room at the Linwood Library. For information, call Kelly at 412-3623.

LINWOOD HISTORICAL SOCIETY 7 p.m. third Mondays at 16 W. Poplar Ave., Linwood.

MAINLAND LIONS second and fourth Tuesdays at Smithville Inn, Route 9, Galloway Township. Call 609-652-5115 or 609-641-5988.

MAINLAND/PLEASANTVILLE BRANCH NAACP 7 p.m. second Thursdays at Pleasantville High School, 701 Mill Road. Call 609-407-0800. Youth Council 6 p.m. second Mondays, also at Pleasantville High School.

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE 7:30 p.m. second Thursdays at 731 E. Great Creek Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-442-2552.

MAINLAND ROTARY CLUB 7 a.m. first and third Tuesdays at Friendly’s Restaurant, Route 9, Northfield. Call 609-432-5347.

MID-ATLANTIC AARP CHAPTER 4191 meets 12:45 p.m. third Tuesdays at Atlantic County Library, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. New members welcome, call 609-748-8491.

MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SUPPORT GROUP, 6 to 8 p.m. first Tuesday each month, Atlantic County Library, 605 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. For more information call Linda Klersey at 609-484-0991.

NATIONAL ACTIVE AND RETIRED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES CHAPTER 1664 1 p.m. third Wednesdays at East Bay Crab and Grill, 670 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township.

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INSURANCE WOMEN, ATLANTIC COUNTY 6 p.m. third Wednesdays at Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, Shore Road, Somers Point. Call 609-884-6917.

NICOTINE ANONYMOUS: Mondays 7-8 p.m. at Shore Memorial Hospital, Brighton Avenue and Shore Road, second floor, Jenkins Room, Somers Point. Call 609-226-4193 for more info; Tuesdays 7:45-8:45 p.m., St. Mark’s All Saints Episcopal Church, 429 S. Pitney Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-703-2135 for more info; Thursdays 6:30-7:30 p.m. at United Methodist Church, Bethel Road and Doran Avenue, Somers Point. Call 609-927-8967 for more info.

PLAYERS AND PLAYWRIGHTS BY THE JERSEY SHORE meets last Saturday of each month, bring copies of your original work to the second floor of the Ventnor Library at 1 p.m . New members (playwrights and actors) and the public always welcome. Call 609-601-9191.

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1958 at Shore Diner, Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-641-8287 for information about quarterly gatherings.

PROFESSIONAL CHEFS ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH JERSEY 6 p.m. monthly at various locations. Call 609-374-6558.

PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, 7 p.m. second Tuesdays at Shore Medical Center’s cancer center in Somers Point. Call Don Shur, 609-965-4550.

QUILT OR KNIT GROUP, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Atlantic County Library System/Brigantine, 201 15th St. South. Call the library at 609-266-0110.

REFORMERS UNANIMOUS ADDICTIONS PROGRAM meets at 7 p.m. every Friday at Mainland Baptist Church, 512 S. Pitney Road, Galloway Township. The program is free as is the child care and area transportation. For more information, call 609-652-7507.

SANDPIPER ORCHID SOCIETY, 7 p.m. fourth Thursdays, Atlantic County Library System/Galloway, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-884-9232.

SHORE MALL WALKERS GROUP, come as an individual or join the group at the Shore Mall in Egg Harbor Township. Doors open Monday-Saturday 7:30 a.m., Sunday 9 a.m. Group meets 8:45 on first Mondays within the food court, joining costs $1 per year.

SOUTH JERSEY ANIMAL ADVOCATES 11:30 a.m., fourth Sunday of the month, 75 S. Pomona Road at the corner of Liebig Street, Galloway Township. SJAA is open to anyone interested in working to advance animal welfare. See uucsjs.org/social_action.html or call 609-652-1940.

SOUTH JERSEY HUMANISTS, 10:30 a.m. last Saturday each month, Linwood Library. For more information, contact Mike Cluff at 609-652-1940, or email michael.cluff@gmail.com.

SOUTH JERSEY SANDY ROLLMAN OVARIAN CANCER ADVOCACY GROUP meets fourth Thursday of each month except November and December at Life Guard Headquarters, 33rd Street and Atlantic Avenue, Longport. See sandyovarian.org or email alicemartin20@comcast.net for more information.

SCARLETT SASSYS RED HAT GROUP noon second Tuesdays at Olive Garden, Hamilton Mall, Mays Landing.

SEASHORE MOTHERS OF TWINS CLUB 7:30 p.m. third Tuesdays at Somers Point Library, 801 Shore Road. email Robeth2@verizon.net.

SEX AND LOVE ADDICTS ANONYMOUS 12-step recovery program, 7 p.m. Mondays at Trinity Methodist Church, 20 Route 9 North, Marmora, use side door off parking lot, not affiliated with any religions and confidentiality and privacy respected, serving Cape May and Atlantic counties.

SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF ATLANTIC CITY 6:30 p.m. second Wednesdays at Shore Diner, Tilton Road, Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-927-1415.

SOUTH JERSEY CHAPTER NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS 7 p.m. third Wednesdays at Atlantic County Library, Ocean Heights Avenue, Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-926-8458 or 609-601-2611 for time and location.

SOUTH JERSEY STAMPERS, 7 p.m. second Monday of each month, Estell Manor Park, Recreation Building. For information and directions call Marge Disbrow 609-909-1518.

SOUTH JERSEY SUBMARINER ASSOCIATION for U.S. submarine veterans, call Tom Carty at 609-625-0267.

SOUTH JERSEY SWEEPERS noon third Saturdays at Mill Street Pub, Main Street, Mays Landing.

SUBMARINE VETS 1 p.m. fourth Saturdays at VFW Post 2189, 500 Bethel Road, Somers Point. Call 609-927-7549.

TEA PARTY PATRIOTS OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. second Wednesdays, Gourmet Restaurant Terrace Room, Galloway Township. Call 609-703-5274 for information.

TELCOM PIONEER RETIREES noon fourth Tuesdays at Crab Trap, Somers Point. No meetings June, July or August.

THIRD WARD CIVIC ASSOCIATION 7 p.m. third Tuesdays at Martin Luther King School, Martin Luther King Boulevard, Atlantic City.

TINNITUS SUPPORT GROUP 7 p.m. first Thursdays in Barry Brown Educational Building, campus of Virtua Hospital, Voorhees and Evesham Road, Voorhees. 856-429-5055, ext. 2008.

VENICE PARK CIVIC ASSOCIATION 6:30 p.m. first Tuesdays at Venice Park Methodist Church, 2015 Morningside Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-345-5298.

VENTNOR AARP NO. 1724 1:30 p.m. second Mondays at Ventnor Community Building, Newport and Atlantic avenues. Call 609-572-1960.

VETERANS, Mental Health Association in Atlantic County for newly repatriated Operations Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom military veterans and their families, 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays, at MHAAC office, 1127 North New Road (Route 9 between Leeds and California avenues), Pleasantville. For more information contact Jaime Angelini, 609-272-1700, ext. 308.

VETERANS ADVOCATE/ASSISTANCE, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. first Wednesdays, Hamilton Mall, Mays Landing (Ruby Tuesday entrance). Lou Green will assist with federal, state, county benefits. Call 609-407-1332.

WEST END DEMOCRATIC CLUB 2 p.m. third Saturdays at Atlantic County Library, 40 Farragut Ave., Mays Landing. Call 609-625-2776.

WESTSIDE NEIGHBORHOOD PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION 6 p.m. first Mondays at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Complex, 1700 Marmora Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-442-7284.

ZONTA CLUB OF ATLANTIC CITY AREA Meeting 6 p.m., second Mondays. Call 609-391-1657 or email ljwatts4@aol.com for more information.

Health, fitness

SHORE MEDICAL CENTER WELLNESS PROGRAMS: Foot Reflexology for cancer patients, appointments at 9, 10, 11 a.m. and 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Aug. 22, fee $40 per session, call 609-653-3585; Childbirth Education, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, through Sept. 12, fee $100 all six sessions, call 609-653-3238.

ZUMBA CLASSES, 12:30 p.m. Aug. 18, Atlantic County Library System/Mays Landing, 40 Farragut Ave. Free but registration is required. Call 609-625-2776, ext. 6304.

TAI CHI AND QIGONG CLASSES: 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, Ventnor Cultural Arts Center; 6:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, Margate library; 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Linwood library. To find a class near you, see taichieasyforlife.com or call 609-432-4243.

YOGA AT NIGHT, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 38th Street Beach, Brigantine. Cost is 18 sessions for $60. Call 609-266-3323.

ADULT COED VOLLEYBALL PROGRAM, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, North Middle School Gym, Brigantine. Sponsored by the Brigantine Community Education and Recreation Department. Open to players beyond high school age. Ten sessions, $40. Call 609-266-3323.

ASK THE DOCTOR/ASK THE NURSE SPEAKING PROGRAMS, sponsored by Nazha Cancer Center of Northfield and Galloway Township, educational program to make doctors and nurses available as speakers for local organizational meetings in South Jersey shore communities. Community organizations that wish to host Ask the Doctor/Ask the Nurse programs should call Liz Matt at 215-627-0801, ext. 102, or email her at liz@sf-pr.com. For more information on Nazha Cancer Center, see nazhacancercenter.com.


Medical Explorers for high school students interested in medical careers, must be 14 and at least a freshman. Free, first and third Wednesdays, call 609-653-3724.

Diabetes Self Management Education, physician referral is required, most insurance plans accepted. One-hour individual session precedes four two-hour group classes. To register, call 609-653-4600 and select option 1.

Basic Life Support Training, for schedule of courses and fees see shoremedicalcenter.org. Call 609-653-3962.

Nutrition Counseling, Shore’s registered dietitians help come up with a nutrition plan for your personal health needs. Physician referral required, most plans accepted. To make an appointment, call 609-653-4600 and select option 1.

Neck and Spine Surgery Education, free, second Thursdays. To register, call 609-653-4600 and select option 4.

Joint Replacement Education Program, free, 10 a.m. first and third Mondays, or 5 p.m. second Wednesdays. To register, call 609-653-4600 and select option 4.

Tobacco Prevention and Treatment Program, for an information packet, call 609-653-3440.

Mom to Mom, group facilitated by a social worker and a registered nurse, and refreshments are served, free, 1-2 p.m. Mondays.


Free blood pressure screening, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays, SMC Outpatient Services Building.

Free blood pressure screening, second Wednesdays, Shore Medical Center Thrift Shop, Somers Point Shopping Center, Route 9, call 609-653-8374.

Free screenings for breast, cervical colon, and prostate cancer. To qualify, you must be age appropriate, uninsured or underinsured and have a limited income. Call 609-653-3484.

TAI CHI CLASSES, Wednesdays, Egg Harbor Township Community Center, English Creek Avenue. Call 609-272-8120.

ZUMBA CLASS, 10 to 11 a.m. Thursdays, Brigantine Beach Community Center. Cost $70 for 8 weeks. To register call 609-266-3323.

SHORE CYCLE CLUB FITNESS RIDES, 8 a.m. Saturdays, three pace groups, start at Beacon Bike Shop in Northfield, weather permitting. Helmets required. For more information contact vozmore@yahoo.com.

Music, arts

JAZZ ON THE BEACH SERIES, sponsored by Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation and Atlantic City Free Public Library, all concerts 7-10 p.m. at Kennedy Plaza, Atlantic City Boardwalk between Mississippi and Georgia avenues: Taeko, Aug. 23; Mimi Jones, Aug. 30. Call 609-441-9064 or 609-841-6897 or see chickenbonebeach.org.

FREE CONCERT SERIES by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation: Aug. 19, Tri County Symphonic Band, North School Auditorium; Sept. 2, Bob Ferris Big Band, ‘Music of the Movies,’ North School Auditorium; Oct. 11, Cole Brothers, North School Auditorium; Nov. 15, Ragtime with Valerie Jean, BB Community Center; Dec. 7, Bob Ferris Combo, Christmas Tree Lighting, Fire House; Dec. 11, Suite Inspiration, ‘A Christmas Concert,’ North School Auditorium. Shows 7-8:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Call 609-266-3323.

FREE CONCERTS AT BIRCH GROVE PARK: John Walter Cape Community Band and Ice Cream Social, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 21. Birch Grove Park, Northfield, sponsored by the city of Northfield through the Northfield Cultural Committee.

CONCERT BY RICK RECHT, 6 p.m. Aug. 17, Newport Avenue Beach, Ventnor. Sponsored by Congregation Beth Judah. Call 609-822-7116, ext 101.

CANTORIAL CONCERT 7 p.m. Aug. 19, Congregation Beth Judah, 700 N. Swarthmore Ave., Ventnor. Tickets $15 in advance and $18 at door. Various sponsorship levels are also available. For tickets and more information, call Congregation Beth Judah at 609-822-7116.

ATLANTIC CITY SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, opening acts 1 p.m., headliners 4 p.m. to dusk at Historic Gardner’s Basin, New Hampshire Avenue and the bay, Atlantic City: 2012 Gospel Fest featuring Cameo and Enchantment headline the show with Coolist and Maceo Mobley, Special Occasion, and Angela Burton and Passion, opening, Aug. 18. Schedule subject to change. The rain date for postponed shows will be Sunday of that same weekend. Call 609-347-5643.

EAGLE THEATRE SHOWS: My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra, 8 p.m. Aug. 17, 18, 23 to 25, and 3 p.m. Aug. 19, $22; Completely Hollywood (Abridged, 8 p.m. Sept. 7, 8, 13 to 15, 20 to 22 and 3 p.m. Sept. 9 and 16, cost $22. Theatre, 208 Vine St., Hammonton. Tickets at TheEagleTheatre.com.

ATLANTIC CITY BALLET 6 p.m. Aug. 25, Kennedy Plaza, Atlantic City. Free, call 609-804-1995 or see acballet.org.

ART OF VINELAND ARTIST PAMELA SCRIBNER through August, Atlantic County Library/West, 451 Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton.

THE PASTEL SOCIETY OF AMERICA AT 40, to Sept. 2, Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, 733 Lily Lake Road, Oceanville. Call 609-652-8848 or see noyesmuseum.org.

PASTEL PAINTINGS BY STAN SPERLAK through Sept. 23, Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville. See noyesmuseum.org or call 609-652-8848.

ART IN THE PARK, 3 to 8 p.m. fourth Fridays through September, behind Ventnor library, 6500 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor. Regional artists will be demonstratte, discuss and sell their work. Children can have fun at the free arts and crafts booth and there will be free puppet shows, dance and music presentations.

TOM ANGELLO’S SHORE JAZZ QUARTET, 7 to 10 p.m. Thursdays, at Caroline’s Bar and Restaurant, Bay and Maryland Avenue, Somers Point, free admission. For more information call 609-226-0509.


WORSHIP SERVICES ON THE BEACH, 8:15 a.m. Sundays, William Morrow Beach, Higbee Road and Bay Avenue, Somers Point, by United Methodist Church of Somers Point. See somerspointumc.org.

REGISTRATION FOR GOPHER AND OLYMPIAN PROGRAMS for age 3 to sixth grade, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 17, Linwood Community Church, 1838 Shore Road. Cost is $40 for the first child and $35 for each additional child which includes the packet, shirt, and bag. The programs teaches discipleship and Christian service to young children. For more information call 609-927-2950.

JEFFREY SEIF FROM ZOLA LEVITT MINISTRIES 10:30 a.m. Aug. 26, Evangel Assembly of God, 1100 Route 50, Mays Landing. Sunday services at 10:30 a.m., Open Bible Study, 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 609-625-2241.

HOMECOMING SERVICE, 10 a.m. Aug. 26, Asbury United Methodist Church, 1213 Pacific Ave., Atlantic City. Information call 609-348-1941.

BIBLE STUDY 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. Katharine Drexel, 6077 West Jersey Ave., Egg Harbor Township. 609-645-6831.

DESTINY FAMILY CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, a new multicultural, nondenominational ministry, at Atlantic Christian School, 391 Zion Road, Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-412-1449.

GOOD SHEPHERD CHURCH PROGRAMS: Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m.; church school, 9:30 a.m. Sundays; Bible 101 classes, 7:30 p.m. Mondays; Revelation Exploration, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays; Youth Group for high school age, 6 p.m. Sundays; Zumba classes, 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; Yoga, 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Church located at 207 Northfield Ave., Northfield. Call 609-641-3219.

MIDWEEK WORSHIP SERVICES noon and 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Resurrection Ministries, 936 Baltic Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-348-5161.

SERVICES 6 p.m. Sundays at Central United Methodist Church, Central Avenue and Shore Road, Linwood. Call 609-927-4882.

SERVICES at First United Methodist Church, 6011 Main St., Mays Landing. Adult Sunday school 9 a.m., nursery 9:45 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Call 609-625-9446.

SERVICES at Christ’s Wesleyan Church, Philadelphia Avenue and Duerer Street, Egg Harbor City. Services at 10 a.m., and Sunday school for both adults and children at 9 a.m. Call 609-965-5835.

SATSANG SOCIETY OF NJ, affiliate of Eckankar, 10:30 a.m. fourth Sundays, Sunrise Assisted Living, 46 W. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. Call 609-645-2512.

TAIZE SERVICE 7:30 p.m. second Mondays at Moravian Church, 235 Boston Ave., Egg Harbor City. Call 609-965-1920.

‘RELENTLESS’ SERIES, 10:45 a.m. Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Lakewood Chapel, 6155 Harding Highway, Mays Landing.

SHUL BY THE SEA in Brigantine at Temple Beth Shalom, a conservative synagogue led by Rabbi Gerald R. Fox, at 45th and Brigantine Avenue. Services every Friday at 8 p.m., followed by an Oneg Shabbat. Services also held at 10 a.m. second Saturday of every month, followed by Kiddush. For more information, call the temple office at 609-266-0403.


ATLANTIC CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1963, seeking classmates for 50th reunion in 2013. Send name, email address, phone number, and/or street address to Andrea at andiade6@yahoo.com or Carl at cvr534@aol.com.


ST. JOSEPH’S HIGH SCHOOL HAMMONTON CLASS OF 1962 50TH REUNION, this fall. If you were in the class 1962 or have information that would help the committee find class members, email Judy Sacco Watson at jrw44@comcast.net.

HOLY SPIRIT CLASS OF 1987 25TH REUNION, 7 to 11 p.m. Aug. 18, Scales Restaurant in Gardner’s Basin, Atlantic City. Cost $40. Make checks payable to HSHS Class of 1987 and send to C/O Michele McGettigan, 409 Oak Ave., Linwood, NJ 08221 by July 15. See holyspirithighschool.com or call 609-703-7426 and 609-407-0443.

ATLANTIC CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1972 REUNION, Aug. 18, Atlantic City Country Club, 1 Leo Fraser Dr., Northfield. Tickets $55. To purchase tickets contact Linda Reaves at 609-204-1752 or Mona Evans at 609-226-2426.

OAKCREST HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1982 30TH REUNION, 7 to 11 p.m. Sept. 8, Mays Landing Country Club. Cost is $60. Make checks payable to ‘OHS Class of 82’ and send to Mark Franks at 107 Belmont Dr., Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 before Aug. 31. Search Facebook for ‘OHS 82 and Beyond’ for details and contact John Falciano at Jfalc2529@msn.com or call 609-965-2529.

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1948, brunch, Sept. 8. Information contact Marion 609-641-5203, Jane 609-641-2416, or Ginnie 609-927-7465.

OAKCREST CLASS OF 1976 LOOKING FOR MEMBERS FOR REUNION Sept. 14 and 15. Email Cathy Page at czobel@juno.com or Anna Marie Repko at pandooora@aol.com for details, or Look for the Reunion page on Facebook.

ABSEGAMI HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1982 REUNION, 7 p.m. to midnight Sept. 15, Resorts Casino ballroom, Atlantic City. Cost $70 per person. RSVP and payment due Sept. 1. Contact Denise Ricci at toonycenj@yahoo.com or 609-226-7996, or Patrick Manion at pmanion397a@aim.com.

EGG HARBOR CITY HIGH SCHOOL, Class of 1953, 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 16, Smithville Inn, Galloway Township. Information call 609-965-0781.

ATLANTIC CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1962, seeking classmates for 50th reunion Sept. 28-30 at the Atlantic City Hilton. If you know phone number/address of former classmates contact Ruth Johnson Byard at 609-347-0146 or email monyah7verizon.net.

BARNEGAT HIGH SCHOOL, Sept. 30, Holiday Inn, Stafford Township, also includes classes of 1958-60 of Southern Regional High School. If you haven’t heard from the committee, call Jeanne at 609-693-4562.

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1962 will hold its 50th class reunion Oct. 12 at Blue Heron Pines Country Club. Call Lorraine at 609-653-1907 or email jbro777@comcast.net.


‘JONAH’ at Sight and Sound Theater in Lancaster, Pa., Aug. 25 by New Shiloh Baptist Church and Community Life Center. Cost $115, includes dinner. Reservations 609-345-6856.

CRUISE TO CANADA, with Price Memorial AME Zion Church, Aug. 25-30, Carnival Cruise Lines, depart from New York. Contact Boscov’s Travel.

AMERICAN BATTLEFIELD WWII CEMETERIES IN ITALY, October, contact Sy Canton, Executive director, 5th Army Association, 14130 Nesting Way, Suite C, Delray Beach, FL 33484, or call 561-865-8495.

‘JONAH’ Oct. 12 at Sight and Sound Theater, Lancaster, Pa., by Living Waters Ministries, leaves from rear of Shore Mall in Egg Harbor Township. Cost is $110 per person, call Cathy at 609-892-7965.

BARNES MUSEUM, PHILADELPHIA, by FELS, Oct. 15. Cost $75 includes transportation, museum entrance fee, lecture and headphones. Call Phyllis Trackman at 609-365-2628.

ISRAEL TRIP by Beth El Synagogue, Oct. 28-Nov. 6. For information and applications, call Rabbi Krauss at 609-823-2725. To download itinerary and application see israeltours.com/rkrauss2012.php.

MUSICAL CHRISTMAS SHOW, Hunterdon Hill Playhouse, NJ, Nov. 16, by Absecon AARP. Call 609-646-0018 or 609-652-2580.

CHRISTMAS IN PARADISE AT RAINBOW DINNER THEATER, LANCASTER, PA., Nov. 17, by the Granny Club. Call 609-965-0696.

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