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Posted: Friday, May 31, 2013 12:01 am

Dining out

COLOGNE FIRE COMPANY CHICKEN BARBECUE, 12-8 p.m., June 1 at Cologne Fire Hall, Cologne Ave. Featuring live band Classic Vinyl from 3-7 p.m. Takeout available. Call 609-457-6394 or 609-965-3320.

CLAMBAKE by Peace Lutheran Church of Galloway Township, Pitney and Great Creek roads, with clambake, barbecue and penny auction, noon to 6 p.m., June 1. Seafood platters $14, non-seafood platters $8, eat in or take out. Door prizes all day. Penny auction includes restaurants, golf packages, spas, salons, gift baskets. Winners drawn at 5 p.m., winners need not be present. All proceeds benefit ministries and outreach.

BEEF AND BEVERAGE, 4 to 7 p.m., June 1 at Charlie’s Bar, Somers Point, $25. Adults only. Buffet of baked ziti, roast beef, wings and salad. Proceeds help pay for shooting gun for Mainland Basketball. Call Mike Gatley at 609-369-6449.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST by Northfield Education Association to benefit Hurricane Sandy victims, 8:30-11 a.m. June 1, Northfield Community School cafetorium. All proceeds go to NJEA Back to School Fund. For tickets, call Mary Jane Hurley at 609-407-4006. Tickets are $5 for adults (fifth grade and older), $3 for children (fourth grade and younger). Ticket forms available at, drop off at main entrance (door 6).

CHICKEN BARBECUE, noon to 6 p.m. June 2, Dorothy Volunteer Fire Company, 70 Tuckahoe Road, Dorothy.

CONGREGATION BETH JUDAH BARBECUE to honor minyanaires, 700 N. Swarthmore Avenue, Ventnor, 6 p.m. June 10, follows 5:30 p.m. minyan. Cost is $10 per person.


ESL FOR EVERYONE, 1 p.m., June 3, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Registration required. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3119.

COMPUTER TRAINING: JOB SKILLS BASICS, 5 p.m., June 3, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Space is limited. Classes first-come, first-served. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3079.

COMPUTER TRAINING: COMPUTER AND INTERNET BASICS, 1 p.m., June 4, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Space is limited. Classes first-come, first-served. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3079.

ESL FOR U.S. CITIZENSHIP, 5 p.m., June 4, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Registration required. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3079.

$1,500 COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE from Marty Wilson Jr. Art and Music Foundation to local student majoring in the arts. See for criteria, application. Deadline June 4.

BEGINNING ESL, 1 p.m., June 5, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Registration required. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3079.

BOOK DISCUSSION for adults and teens, 6:30 p.m. June 6, ‘Life Sentences’ by Laura Lippman. Atlantic County Library System/Egg Harbor Township, 1 Swift Ave., call 609-927-8664.

BOATING SAFETY CLASS, 6:30-10 p.m. June 10 and 12, Brandywine Assisted Living Facility, 432 Central Ave, Linwood. $75 fee covers course, all materials. Call Janet at 201-291-5976 or see

MINING THE SUBCONSCIOUS Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor hosts two interactive discussions for adults on Mining the Subconscious presented by psychotherapist James Villarreal. At 6 p.m. June 18, the topic is Can Dreams Predict the Future? At 6 p.m. June 25, the topic is Dreams About People We Have Lost. Call 609-823-4614.

NUCKY IS HERE! 7 p.m. June 19 at Atlantic County Library System/Mays Landing author Frank Ferry discusses his book ‘Nucky: The Real Story of the Atlantic City Boardwalk Boss.’ Call 609-625-2776.

BOOK DISCUSSIONS FOR ADULTS Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor holds monthly book discussions for adults. 10 a.m. June 21 at being discussed is ‘Tell the Wolves I’m Home’ by Carol Rifka Brunt. To learn more, call the library at 609-823-4614.

INTRODUCTORY COMPUTER SKILLS WORKSHOPS for adults, Atlantic County Library System/Galloway Township, 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, call 609-652-2352. Registration is required and begins two weeks before each session. Introduction to Computers, 10 a.m. Thursdays, June 6 and 20, July 11 and 25, Aug. 8; Introduction to the Internet, 11:15 a.m. Thursdays, June 6 and 20, July 11 and 25, Aug. 8; Introduction to Email, 12:30 p.m. Thursdays, June 6 and 20, July 11 and 25, Aug. 8; Introduction to Microsoft Word, 10 a.m. Thursdays, June 13 and 27, July 18, Aug. 1 and 15; Introduction to Microsoft Power Point, 11:15 a.m. Thursdays, June 13 and 27, July 18, Aug. 1 and 15; Introduction to Microsoft Excel, 12:30 p.m. Thursdays, June 13 and 27, July 18, Aug. 1 and 15; Computers for Seniors, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, June 18, July 16, Aug. 20, for seniors beginning to use a computer.

ADULT EDUCATION CLASSES by Brigantine CER, ballroom dancing, intro to piano, digital photography, dog obedience, decorative crafts, bridge, ukulele, jewelry making and CPR. For a complete schedule, call 609-266-3323.

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. Call the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office at 609-909-7200.

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

SCHOLARSHIPS offered by the Atlantic County Bar Association for Atlantic County law students attending any accredited law school. See or call the Bar Association Office at 609-345-3444.

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, call Katrina Abbott, certified trainer/swim instructor, at 609-385-8904.

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


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

YOUTH ADVISER NEEDED by Asbury United Methodist Church,1213 Pacific Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-348-1941.

FOOD PANTRY of Mount Zion Baptist Church of Pleasantville, 353 S. New Road. Hours are 5:30-6:30 p.m. third and fourth Wednesdays. Must bring ID. Call 609-641-4337.

PURPLE PENGUIN CRUISE NIGHT 5 to 8:30 p.m. June 1 at 1008 Route 40, Newfield. Open to all makes, years and models, cars, trucks and motorcycles. Partial proceeds benefit Hurricane Sandy victims. For information, call Gary at 856-697-4731 after 11 a.m. or email

YARD SALE 9 to 1 p.m., June 1. Royal Suites Healthcare and Rehabilitation, 214 W. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. $15 per table. Benefits Germania Fire Department.

OLDER ADULTS SPECIAL INTEREST SERIES at Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave., for senior citizens at 10:30 a.m. on Mondays, second floor meeting room, light refreshments and all supplies provided. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3119. Arts and Crafts: Wheel of Fortune, 10:30 a.m. June 3 with Jackie Caplan; Recycling, 10:30 a.m. June 10 with Michelle Bellinger, Atlantic County Utilities Authority; Technology: Apps for Older Adults, 10:30 a.m. June 17; Senior Fitness: YogaChi, 10:30 a.m. June 24.

ENGLISH CONVERSATION GROUP 6 p.m. Tuesdays June 4-Aug. 27, Atlantic County Library System/Pleasantville, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Open to adults, registration requested. Call 609-641-1778.

PLEASANTVILLE’S PAGE TURNERS 1:30-3 p.m. Wednesdays, June 5, July 3, Aug. 7, Atlantic County Library System/Pleasantville, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Book discussion sessions open to adults, registration is requested. Call 609-641-1778.

JERSEY GENESIS TRIATHLON followed by Bambino Biathlon, 8 a.m. June 8, Harry Bowen Memorial Park, 141 Main St., Port Republic. See or call Bill Smallwood at 609-652-6154.

COMPLIMENTARY MILITARY LUNCHEON, Cape Atlantic Christian Womens Connection, 11:30 a.m. June 12, L’s Restaurant, Corbin City, honoring all members of military, active and veteran, guest speaker Gen. George Vogel, Long Beach, California, space limited, reservations required. 609-457-7947 or 609-625-1800.

SKYWATCH 7:30-10 p.m. June 15, Atlantic County Park in Estell Manor. Presented by South Jersey Astronomy Club. Program begins in Nature Center and has interactive demonstration outside, weather permitting. Bring insect repellent. Free, but must register in advance, call 609-625-7000, ext. 5431.

ENGLISH TEA AT HARBOR ABBEY 6:30 p.m. June 17 at Atlantic County Library System/Egg Harbor Township to celebrate the fourth season of everyone’s favorite British period drama. The program is open to teens and adults. Registration is required. Call 609-927-7113.

SANDY PAGES BOOK CLUB 1 p.m. June 17, July 15, and Aug. 19 at Atlantic County Library System/Longport. The book club is open to adults. Call the library at 609-487-0272 for book titles being discussed at the monthly meetings.

FOOD AND CRAFT VENDORS NEEDED for Egg Harbor City Hometown Celebration 1 to 9 p.m. July 6, Philadelphia Avenue. Call Hazel Mueller, chairperson, at 609-965-1195, 609-703-4288, or email

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

CAR CRUISE 5 to 8 p.m. second and fourth Fridays, Historic Smithville, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Smithville.

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. 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 of Mount Zion Baptist Church of Pleasantville, 353 S. New Road. Hours are 5:30-6:30 p.m. third and fourth Wednesdays. Must bring ID. Call 609-641-4337.

FOOD PANTRY, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. third and fourth Thursdays, St. Andrew By The Sea Church, 936 Baltic Ave., Atlantic City. Call 609-344-7333.

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.

FOR SENIORS ONLY, by Brigantine CER, Basic and Intermediate computers, Senior Lite, Yoga, Zumba Toning and Basic Zumba. For a schedule call Brigantine CER at 609-266-3323.

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

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.

PLAYERS WANTED FOR THE 2013 10U SOUTH JERSEY SAND SHARKS BASEBALL TEAM, email coach Jim for more information at

SEASHORE HEALING ARTS CENTER PROGRAMS: Ego Free Flow Yoga, 6 p.m. Mondays, Kripalu Yoga, 6 p.m. Thursdays and Yin Yoga, 6 p.m. Thursdays, suggested donation $5; Vipassana Meditation, 5 p.m. Thursdays, suggested donation $5. Center, 501 New Road, Groveland Center, Somers Point. Call 609-601-9272.

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

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

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. 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

FUN DAY SUNDAY for all ages at Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3050, to register. Turning Stories into Paper, 2 p.m. June 2; Stepping Stone Mosaics, 2 p.m. June 9; Father’s Day craft, 2 p.m. June 16; School’s Out! What’s Next? 2 p.m. June 23; Paddle Fan, 2 p.m. June 30.

CRAFT WORKSHOP FOR SENIORS, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 1, Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, Oceanville. Learn to weave a seat for a solid oak unfinished footstool. Event is free, $50 charge for materials. Call 609-652-8848 or email Jillian at to register. For information on SCOSA programs, call 609-626-3591.

GET FIT @ YOUR LIBRARY for kids, noon June 1, Atlantic County Library System/Pleasantville. Ages 4-12, registration requested. 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., call 609-641-1778.

WHEEL OF FORTUNE, 10:30 a.m., June 3, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3119.

MOVIE AND PIZZA for all ages, Atlantic County Library System/Somers Point, 801 Shore Road, 6 p.m. Mondays, June 3-17. Call 609-927-7113.

ANIMATED FILM CLASSICS FOR KIDS for ages 5-12, children younger than 10 must be accompanied by adult, 5:30 p.m. Mondays, June 3-June 24. Atlantic County Library System/Pleasantville, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Call 609-641-1778.

CREATIVE CRAFT for children 5 and older, 6:30 p.m. June 5, Atlantic County Library System/Hammonton, 451 Egg Harbor Road. Registration required, all materials provided. Participants make and take home a magnetic clip shaped like an airplane. Call 609-561-2264.

READ AND PLAY BABY for parents and caregivers with children age 6 months to 42 months, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor. First series 9:30 a.m. Thursdays, June 6-June 27; second series 9:30 a.m. Thursdays, July 11-July 25; third series 9:30 a.m. Thursdays, Aug. 1-29. Registration required at the beginning of each month. Adults enjoy time at the library while children enjoy free play, stories, songs. Library, 6500 Atlantic Ave., call 609-823-4614.

GATHERING WOOL for adults and all levels of experience are welcome to chat, snack and meet neighbors while knitting or stitching, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays, June 6-Aug. 29, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave., call 609-823-4614.

FILM SOCIETY ‘BADLANDS’ VIEWING, 1 p.m., June 8, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave.

LOOSE THREADS: Knit, crochet, fiber arts for all skill levels of adults and teens at Atlantic County Library System/Galloway Township, 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road. Tuesdays, June 11 and July 9, and Thursday, Aug. 8 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Register for email reminders at Call 609-652-2352.

JUNETEENTH IN A.C. noon-8 p.m. June 15 at McClinton park. For more information, email

JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION, noon-4 p.m. June 15, Pine Needle Park, South Egg Harbor, vendors welcome, call Iola at 609-892-5472 or Darlene at 609-442-4489.

MAH JONGG AND CARD PARTY, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 26, Linwood Country Club. Lunch break, with coffee, cold drinks and snacks all day. Silent auction. Cost is $25 per person. For reservations, send checks to Congregation Beth Judah, 700 N. Swarthmore Ave., Ventnor, NJ 08406. Call Gayle Winkler at 609-822-0006.

TASTE OF GALLOWAY, 5-8 p.m. June 27, Historic Smithville Village, Galloway Township. Samples from many local buinesses, ‘Get Involved Galloway’ with nonprofits, clubs and churches, plus showcase of local talent. To participate, see or email Absegami students or alumni who would like to perform, email name, phone number and act to

BRIGANTINE FAMILY FUN DAY by city and Brigantine Community Presbyterian Church, July 6 (rain date July 7). Parade starts at 4 p.m. at 26th Street Recreation Complex, continues to 15th Street Complex. Festivities begin when parade finishes, conclude at 9 p.m. Participate in family Fun Day by setting up booths for games and activities, organizations and businesses should commit by June 12. Call 609-264-7350.

OCEAN CITY POPS, 6 p.m., July 13, Ram’s Head Inn, 9 West White Horse Pike, Galloway Township, $100. Featuring music of Rodgers and Hammerstein. Cocktail attire, cash bar. Contact Linda at or 609-398-9132.

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. 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.

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 wifi access, to perform contact Steve Fiedler at 609-464-0413. For directions see

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

SQUARE DANCE CLUB, 8 to 10:30 p.m. first, third and fifth Saturdays, Belcoville Fire Hall, 1201 Loretta Ave., Mays Landing. Call 609-399-4486.

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 youth

CHILDREN’S AND TEENS’ PROGRAMS, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Free. Children 9 or younger must be accompanied by an adult. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3050. Preschool Rhyme Time June 6, 27 at 10:30 a.m.; Baby Bounce and Play Group for infants 0-24 months, June 6, 27 at 11:30 a.m.; Comic Drawing on June 6, 13, 20, 27 at 3:30 p.m. with Marvel DC comic illustrator Joe Del Beato, materials supplied, ages 9-17; Paws to Read: Meet Molly the Therapy Dog! on June 9 at 1 p.m., children with allergies or fear of dogs should not attend, best for ages 4-10; Creative Crafts on June 4, 18 at 3:30 p.m., all materials supplied, ages 6-12; Tween Days in the Teen Lounge June 8, 22 at 11 a.m., participants need library card in good standing, ages 9-12; Teen Advisory Group Meeting on June 1 at 2 p.m.; Teen Zumba Nights on June 5, 12, 19 and 26 at 5 p.m.; Summer Reading Setup Party on June 1 at 3 p.m.; Tuesday Teen Coffeehouse: Study Hall Edition on June 11 at 6 p.m.; School’s Out, Rock Out Party on June 19 at 1:30 p.m.; School’s Over Cupcake Bash on June 21 at 2 p.m.; Summer Reading Program Launch Party on June 25 at 2 p.m.; Creative Collages on June 28 at 1 p.m.

HOOKED ON FISHING, NOT ON DRUGS FISHING DERBY, 8-noon, June 8 at Albany Ave. Beach, Atlantic City. Ages 5-14 years. Register at AC PAL Center or at Call 609-347-5506 or 609-347-6959.

CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS at Atlantic County Library System/Galloway Township, 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road: Lego Club June 11-12 at 4:30 p.m., ages 5 and older, registration required; Book Adventures: School Kids and Books program, 4:30 p.m. June 18, ages 6-12, registration required; Afternoon Craft for ages 6-12, 1:30 p.m. June 29. Call 609-652-2352.

FATHER’S DAY CRAFT for ages 5 and older, 6:30 p.m. June 11, Atlantic County Library System/Mays Landing, 40 Farragut Ave., registration required, call 609-625-2776, ext. 6304.

Y.A.M. CLUB for ages 13 and older, Atlantic County Library System/Hammonton, 451 Egg Harbor Road, Wednesdays, June 12 and 26, July 10 and 24, and Aug. 7 and 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. TV, free WiFi access and refreshments available. Call 609-561-2264.

FATHER’S DAY CRAFT for ages 6-10 at Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave., 3:30 p.m. June 14, register by June 12, participants make a felt mouse pad. Call 609-823-4614.

VIKING ROWING MASTERS, high school and youth sign-up (10 and older), 6-8 p.m. June 17-20, Doc Holland Boathouse, Calvert Avenue, Ventnor Heights. Program runs June 24-July 27. Call Ray at 609-641-8973 after 5 p.m.

BOOK DISCUSSIONS FOR TEENS Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor holds Teen Book Discussions about popular fiction. The events are open to ages 13 and older. Registration is required by the Thursday before the book discussion. All discussions start at 2:30 p.m. June 22, ‘Tell the Wolves I’m Home’ by Carol Rifka Brunt; July 6 ‘One Shot at Forever’ by Chris Ballard; July 20 ‘The Aviator’s Wife’ by Melanie Benjamin; Aug. 3 ‘The Elementals’ by Francesca Lia Block; Aug. 17 ‘Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore’ by Robin Sloan. To learn more, call 609-823-4614.

READ, MAKE AND TAKE 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays from June 18 through Aug. 13 at Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor. Kids 5 and older are invited to hang out, read something and then make a craft that reflects the theme of what they read. Call 609-823-4614.

SUMMER TEEN ACTIVITIES Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor offers three special activities for teens. Each event is suggested for ages 12 and older and registration is required by the Thursday before the event. A Teen Bash at 11 a.m. June 22 . Participants learn to draw their favorite Japanese and American manga characters with illustrator Joe Del Beato; enjoy a pizza taste-off and pizza trivia; and watch a movie in which MIB Agent Jay travels back to 1969 and works with a younger Agent Kay to stop the evil villain Boris. The program is sponsored by the Atlantic County Library Foundation. A Graphic Novel Discussion is scheduled for 11 a.m. July 20. A DIY Craft is scheduled for 11 a.m. Aug. 17. For details, call 609-823-4614.

LITTLE LEARNERS CRAFT CLASS for ages 3-5, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. June 21, Atlantic County Park, Estell Manor. Free, but must register in advance, call 609-625-7000, ext.5431, specify session.

MUSTANG BASEBALL CAMP June 24-27 and July 15-18, for boys ages 8-14 at Mainland Regional High School varsity baseball field in Linwood. For information, call coach Billy Kern at 609-665-3224 or email

CAREERS IN AVIATION SUMMER ACADEMY, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 15-19, FAA William J. Hughes Tech Center, AC International Airport, Egg Harbor Township, $300. 856-582-7000. For registration and scholarship information, see

SHARP SHOOTERS BASKETBALL CAMPS for boys and girls ages 5-16, registration at door accepted, or see or call 609-601-8080. Fundamentals camps, July 15-18 and Aug. 12-15, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Belhaven School, Linwood. Shooting camps: June 29 and July 27, 9 a.m.-noon Belhaven School, Linwood, and Aug. 17, 9 a.m.-noon Lafayette School, Ventnor.

CHESS FOR KIDS, ages 6 to 18, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Brigantine North School. Eight sessions for $35. Call Brigantine CER at 609-266-3323.

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. Call 609-641-3600.

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.

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR KIDS, grades five to eight, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Brigantine North School. Eight sessions for $60. Call Brigantine CER at 609-266-3323.

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

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 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.

SCIENCE MADE FUN, grades 2-3, Mondays, Community Center, Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-272-8120.

SCIENCE PROGRAMS grades K-2, Saturdays, Egg Harbor Township Community Center. For more information and to register call 609-272-8120 or see

TUESDAY AFTERNOON AT THE LIBRARY, early literacy fun, including songs, rhymes, fingerplays and reading for children ages 3-5, 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave. Registration required. Call 609-823-4614.


ANNUAL PERSONAL CARE DRIVE to benefit Atlantic City Rescue Mission through May 31 by Mount Pleasant Baptist Church Missionary Ministry. Items needed: washcloths, soap, toothbrushes, deodorant, combs. Church located at 1301 Columbia and Fernwood avenues, Pleasantville. Call Garlin Haines at 609-645-6850 for more information.

ALEX’S LEMONADE STAND 9-5 p.m., June 7, Route 9 and California Avenue, Absecon. Benefits children's cancer research.

WINE TASTING to benefit the Marty Wilson Jr. Art and Music Foundation, 6-9 p.m. June 7, Angeloni’s II Restaurant, Georgia and Arctic avenues, Atlantic City. Tickets at $15 and include light fare. Tickets at door or call 609-347-4500 or email

19TH ANNUAL ATLANTIC CITY GALA by Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation, 6:30-10 p.m. June 8, Bally’s Atlantic City, Park Place and Boardwalk. Email or call 609-335-1130.

AUCTIONS, 6-8 p.m. June 8, Ocean Heights Presbyterian Church, 2116 Ocean Heights Ave., Egg Harbor Township. Silent, chance and live auctions, appetizers, beverages. Free admission. Benefits Mustard Seed Academy students in Lukaya, Uganda. Call 609-788-0271 or see

PINkBEACHBASH by PinK Club, noon-sundown June 13, Laguna Grill, Brigantine. Supports Make a Wish Foundation. Cash bar. Tickets $20, PinK members-$15. Inlcudes games, 50/50, raffle and more.

LEGACY FUND BIKE RIDE to honor G. Larry James and support scholarships, June 15 by Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Galloway Township. Rain or shine June 15, with 14-, 32- or 62-mile options. Course begins at Stockton, follows a flat, scenic route. Registration begins at 6:45 a.m. at the Campus Center, ride starts at 8 a.m. Riders must wear helmet. Registration includes T-shirt and lunch by Alumni Association, $30 before June 11 and $40 after. To register, see and search Legacy Ride. To donate but not ride, see

TOM FABIETTI SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION DINNER, honoring Fr. Paul Galetto of St. Augustine Prep, June 21, Tropicana, Atlantic City. Ticket information: 609-383-8299.

DIAPER AND BABY FORMULA DRIVE for infants and children to 1 year, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 29, All Wars Memorial Building, 1510 Adriatic Ave., Atlantic City, Atrium Room on third floor. To donate diapers, baby formula or baby wipes, or if you are in need, call Darlene at 609-271-2967 or Derma at 609-225-1861. Residents are asked to bring two canned goods, and will receive 20 diapers, one can of formula, one pack of baby wipes per household. No one in need will be turned away.

SPONSORS NEEDED by Alcove Center for Grieving Children and Families for fourth annual Sundaes on Sunday fundraiser, noon-6 p.m. July 14, Kennedy Park in Somers Point, all-you-can-eat ice cream and toppings, plus craft vendors, food stands, music and more. Call 609-484-1133 or see

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 shop.

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.

Golf events

ABSECON LIGHTHOUSE GOLF TOURNAMENT, BOOK CLUB LUNCHEON, June 7, McCullough’s Emerald Golf Links, Egg Harbor Township. Registration 12:30 p.m., tee off 1:30 p.m. Simultaneous luncheon 1:30 p.m., Library III at McCullough’s. $100 per person includes greens fees, cart, lunch, ‘DO AC’ golf cap, tee package, prizes, awards banquet, future round of discounted golf. Luncheon $25 per person, featured book is ‘A Salty Piece of Land’ by Jimmy Buffett. Awards dinner tickets $30. Sponsorships available. Prize donations of at least $50 value appreciated. Call Lou Paludi at 609-432-5806 or the lighthouse at 609-449-1360. See

FORE CONTACT GOLF OUTING, noon June 9, The Pines at Clermont. Cost $80, includes barbecue. Sponsorships $100 to businesses to host a hole on the course. Cart sponsorship is $25. Call Ann Magee at 609-823-1850 or 609-463-4564.

19TH ANNUAL ATLANTIC CITY GOLF INVITATIONAL by Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation, June 10, shotgun starts at 7:15 a.m. and 12:15 p.m., Atlantic City Country Club, 1 Leo Fraser Dr., Northfield. Email or call 609-335-1130.

ROSENBERG MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT rain or shine June 12, Linwood Country Club, benefits Congregation Beth Israel. Catered box lunch at noon, shotgun start 1 p.m. Cocktails and barbecue awards dinner follows. Prizes for closest to pin, longest drive, more. Entry fee is $200 per golfer, includes golf gifts, lunch, greens fee, golf cart, refreshments, entry in team event tournament, reception, awards dinner. Sponsorship opportunities available. Pre-registration required, make checks payable to Congregation Beth Israel, 2501 Shore Road, Northfield, NJ 08225. Call 609-641-3600 or email

GOLF INVITATIONAL, June 13, Linwood Country Club, 500 Shore Road, Linwood, registration 11 to 11 a.m., followed by buffet luncheon, 12:30 p.m. shotgun start, followed by open bar, cocktails, awards dinner, proceeds benefit Atlantic City Hotel & Lodging Association Scholarship Foundation, $235 golf and activites, $50 cocktails and dinner. 609-345-8910 or

18TH ANNUAL PRO-AM GOLF TOURNAMENT by Beth Judah Men’s Club on June 26, Linwood Country Club. Prizes for closest to pin on all par 3s, longest drive, straightest drive. Luxury car, $15,000 cash and a $15,000 jewelry shopping spree will awarded for hole in one, more prizes. To register, call 609-822-7116 for form. Sponsorship opportunities available.

SAMARITAN GOLF TOURNAMENT to benefit Meals on Wheels and Wounded Warrior, June 28, Blue Heron Pines Golf Club, Galloway Township. Scramble format, food and live entertainment follow. Hole sponsors start at $100. Entry fee is $135, dinner-only tickets $35. Entertainment by Five Easy Pieces. Call Steve Vogt Sr. at 877-641-4833, ext. 503 to register.


EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP REPUBLICAN CLUB MONTHLY MEETING, 7 p.m., June 6 at Clarion Hotel, 6821 Black Horse Pike. See

FILM SOCIETY at Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Library members 18 and older in good standing are invited to join the Film Society, applications at and the Main Library Circulation Desk. View and Discuss: ‘Badlands’ on June 8 at 1 p.m.; Voice-over Narration classroom session on June 10 at 5:30 p.m. Call 609-345-2269, ext. 3112.

ACRM PASTORS LUNCHEON for church leaders and pastors, meet new administration and staff of the Atlantic City Rescue Mission, 12:30 p.m. June 19, 1931 Bacharach Blvd., Atlantic City, park at ACRM Community Education Center. RSVP to 609-345-5517, ext. 116, before June 10. See

SMALL SANDY SURVIVORS SUPPORT GROUP, 6-8 p.m. June 20, Brigantine Beach Community Center. Ages 5-10. Call 609-652-3800, ext. 308.

ATTIC TREASURES LUNCHEON 1 to 4 p.m. June 22 sponsored by Asbury United Methodist Women at 290 Asbury Road off Zion Road, Egg Harbor Township. $20 per person, includes free appraisal of one item per person. Reservations only. Call Wendy at 609-653-6452

SMALL SANDY SURVIVORS SUPPORT GROUP, noon-2 p.m. June 29, Pleasantville Recreation Center. Ages 5-10. Call 609-652-3800, ext. 308.

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

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.

ABSECON WOMAN’S CLUB, 7:30 p.m. third Thursdays at members’ homes. Club goals are to support charitable and educational community projects. The club is starting a two-year state project supporting Family Promise. For membership information call 609-645-1739 or email

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. 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 AUTOIMMUNE DISORDER SUPPORT GROUP, includes all immune diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, scleroderma. Meets 12:15 p.m. second and fourth Sundays in chapel of Central Methodist Church, Central Avenue and Shore Road, Linwood. Call Carol at 609-412-3687 or Robert at 609-646-3011.

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

ATLANTIC CITY ALUMNI CHAPTER OF KAPPA ALPHA PSI FRATERNITY, 7:30 p.m. second Fridays, Richard Stockton College, West Quad Building, Pomona. Call Joey Gaynor at 609-289-2946.

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 Thursdays at Chelsea Pub and Inn, 8 S. Morris Ave., Atlantic City. 609-345-4700 or

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.

BARBERSHOP HARMONY SOCIETY Greater Atlantic City Chapter, rehearsals at 7 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Mark and All Saints Episcopal Church, 429 Pitney Road, Galloway Township. Contact Joe at 609-344-8133 or

BEACH BUM BOOK CLUB various dates, locations. See

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

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

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.

CALM AFTER STORM, Tuesdays, Brigantine Beach Community Center. Stress management tips 6:30-7:30 p.m. Yoga relaxation 7:30-8:15. Free and open to adults.

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 6:30 p.m. Mondays (except Memorial Day), Linwood Community Church, 1838 Shore Road, call 069-927-2950.

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. 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.

DEPRESSION SUPPORT GROUP, 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Central Methodist Church, 5 Marvin Ave., Linwood. Park in back lot.

DIVORCECARE SUPPORT GROUP, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Seaview Baptist Church, 2025 Shore Road, Linwood. See 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.

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

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

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.

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

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.

HURRICANE SANDY SUPPORT GROUP, 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Hooked on Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor Community Center. Find free local and county resources, learn ways to handle stress. No registration necessary, all are welcome. Call 609-652-3800, ext. 308.

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 of South Jersey, 6:30 p.m. third Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the South Jersey Shore, 75 S. Pomona Road, Galloway Township, for members, family and friends of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning community. See

LA LECHE LEAGUE OF GALLOWAY breastfeeding support group, 7 p.m. first Mondays, 855 Smith Bowen Road, Galloway Township. Call Renee at 609-545-7082.

LA LECHE LEAGUE breastfeeding support group, 7 p.m. third Wednesdays in the all purpose room at the Linwood Library. Call Kelly at 609-412-3623.

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.

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 Tuesdays, Atlantic County Library, 605 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. Call Linda Klersey at 609-484-0991.

NAACP, Mainland/Pleasantville chapter, covers all of Atlantic County except Atlantic City and Mizpah, and meets at 6:30 p.m. third Thursdays at various locations. Contact or 609-407-0800.

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 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 Township; and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, United Methodist Church, Bethel Road and Duran Avenue, Somers Point. Call Suzie at 609-365-2447.

NORTHFIELD DEMOCRATIC PARTY, third Wednesdays at the American Legion on New Road in Northfield, with parking at library. For more information, call President Frank Perri at 609-646-0617.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Fridays, Bacharach Institute, Pomona Room, second floor, 61 W. Jimmie Leeds Road, Pomona. Call Lori at 609-703-2135.

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.

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. 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 Sundays, 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 or call 609-652-1940.

SOUTH JERSEY HUMANISTS, 10:30 a.m. last Saturday each month, Linwood Library. Contact Mike Cluff at 609-652-1940 or

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 or email 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

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.

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.

UNITED REPUBLICAN CLUB OF EHT, first Thursdays, new members and guests welcome. See or email President Tom Prendergst at

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. Call Jaime Angelini at 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.

WOODTURNING CLUB, third Tuesdays of each month, Egg Harbor Township. Call Ron at 609-601-2663 for time and location.

ZONTA CLUB OF ATLANTIC CITY AREA Meeting 6 p.m., second Mondays. Call 609-391-1657 or email

Health, fitness

YOGA FOR BEGINNERS, 8:30-9:30 a.m., June 5, 12 and 19. Lake Lenape Park East, 753 Park Road, Mays Landing. Free, but must register in advance. Call 069-625-7000, ext. 5431. Specify session. Wear loose clothing, casual footwear, brin g water, yoga mat and towel.

GILDA’S CLUB SOUTH JERSEY PROGRAMS: ‘Teens Touched by Cancer,’ 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 7; Lunch and Learn: ‘Frankly Speaking about New Discoveries,’ held at the Living Room, noon to 1:30 p.m. June 14; Camp Sparkle, 9 a.m. to noon June 24 to 28. Events held at 700 New Road, Linwood. Registration required, call 609-926-2699.

PILATES: AN INTRODUCTION, 9 a.m. June 8 for adults and teens, Atlantic County Library System/Mays Landing, 40 Farragut Ave. Registration requested. Call 609-625-2776, ext. 6304.

TAI CHI EASY FOR LIFE, introduction 10 a.m. June 8, 10-week class 10 a.m. Saturdays, June 15-Aug. 17, Atlantic County Library System/Mays Landing, 40 Farragut Ave. Registration and prepayment of $25 for 10 weeks required. Call 609-625-2776, ext. 6304.

GET YOUR BODY IN GEAR 6:30 p.m. June 19 Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor hosts a free program open to teens and adults. Jennifer Waverka from Tilton Fitness presents a wellness lecture complete with demos and healthy snacks. Registration is required by June 17. Call 609-823-4614.

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.

ADULT FITNESS CLASSES, by Brigantine CER, Tai Chi, Pilates, Zumba, Spin, Body Sculpting, Shape Up, Yoga, Qicong. For a complete schedule 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 should contact Liz Matt at 215-627-0801, ext. 102, or See

CHI KUNG/TAI CHI EASY, 8 to 9 a.m. Thursdays, 314 Central Ave., Linwood. Cost $5.

MEDICAL TAI CHI-QIGONG with George Benner, 10 to 11 a.m. Thursdays, TLC Rehab and Wellness, 1418 New Road, Suite 3, Northfield. Introductory rate, $40. One class per week for four weeks. Call 609-645-8282.

MINDFUL MEDITATION 7 to 7:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Body in Balance, 314 Central Ave., Linwood. Free.

PARKINSON’S GROUP EXERCISE CLASS, 2 to 3 p.m. Saturdays, 314 Central Ave. Linwood. Cost $15.

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP, 3 to 4 p.m. second and fourth Saturdays, 314 Central Ave., Linwood. Free.

SHORE CYCLE CLUB FITNESS RIDES, 8 a.m. Saturdays, three pace groups, start at Beacon Bike Shop in Northfield, weather permitting. Helmets required. Email

TAI CHI EASY FOR LIFE: Linwood Library 609-926-7991, Monday 10:30 a.m.; Absecon Library, 609-646-2228, Tuesday 9 a.m.; Egg Harbor Township Community Center, 609-272-8120, Wednesday 5:15 and 6:30 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.; Margate Library, 609-822-4700, Monday and Thursday 6 p.m.; Congregation Beth Judah, Ventnor, 609-822-7116, ext. 102, Thursday 10:30 a.m.; Atlantic County Library/Mays Landing, 609-625-2776, Saturday 10 a.m.

YOGA CLASSES, 8 to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Atlantic City Aquarium, 800 N. New Hampshire Ave., Atlantic City. Cost $10 for members, $15 non-members. Participants must bring their own yoga mat, towel and water. Wear loose-fitting, comfortable clothing. Class size limited, sign up prior to class. Arrive 10-15 minutes early for first-time registration. Call 609-348-2880, ext. 25, to reserve a space.

YOGA CLASSES 6 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and 9:15 a.m. Saturdays, Vaikunth Hindu Jain Temple, 571 Pomona Road, Galloway Township. Donation-only. No registration required. Bring your own mat, blocks, water. Wear lose, comfortable clothing and silence your cell phone. Email or call 609-287-0955.

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

Music, arts

‘CALL OF THE OCEAN’ by Jazz Rockballet in conjunction with Dance Arts League of Atlantic County, under the direction of Ann Stein-Heemskerk, Richard Stockton College Performing Arts Center, 7 p.m. May 31, 2 p.m. June 1. Tickets: $22, call 609-652-9000.

ATLANTIC CITY SUMMER CONCERTS begin June 1, all concerts are 1 p.m.-dusk at Gardner’s Basin unless otherwise noted. June 1: Midnight Star, Regina Bell, Chuck Brown’s Soul Searchers w/ EU, Dave Cedeno’s Latin Orchestra, Ray Smith’s Calypso Band, Burnsiders Reggae, Justin and Alina; June 2: John P. Kee and New Life Community Choir at Surf Stadium; June 22: Unifics, Temprees, Escorts, Black Ivory and Ray, Goodman and Brown; Blue Magic, Introducers, Rob Base, crosswinds and 120; July 20, 2013: Sly’s “Original” Family Stone, New Birth, Rick Cason Express, Mark ‘Big and Tasty’ Baxter, Jackie Greggs and Kas; Aug. 24: Geo Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, B.A.D., Ed Morgan, Special Occasion and Angela Burton and Passion.

EAGLE THEATRE EVENTS: ‘Urinetown: The Musical,’ June 7-29, $25 general admission, $30 front row. Theater, 208 Vine St., Hammonton. Call 609-704-5012 or see

SHORE MEDICAL CENTER CONCERTS ON THE BEACH in Somers Point: June 14, Jumpin Johnny Sansone and his New Orleans Allstars; June 21, Mingo Fish Trap; June 28, Billy Walton Band; July 4, Bob Campanell Band; July 5, Jeremiah Hunter Band; July 12, Kinsey Report; July 19, Walter Trout and His Band; July 26, Bonerama; Aug. 2, Vini Lopez and License to Chill; Aug. 9, Southern Hospitality; Aug. 16, Preston Shannon and His Band; Aug. 23, Bryan Lee and the Blues Power Band; Aug. 30, Dr. Bobby Fingers with Danny Eyer; Sept 6, Eddie Morgan Jazz Ensemble with Jackie Greggs.

CHORAL MUSIC PERFORMANCE 3 p.m., June 16, First United Methodist Church, 6011 Main Street, Mays Landing. Featuring special guests The Bay-Atlantic Symphony String Quartet. Free. For more info, visit

BRIGANTINE COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND RECREATION FREE CONCERT SERIES: Bob Ferris Big Band, June 20, North School Auditorium; Family Fun Day, 4 to 9 p.m. July 6, 15th Street Area; Jack Melton Band, July 19, Brigantine Beach Community Center; Bubba Mac Blues Band, July 25, North School Auditorium; South Jersey Wind Ensemble, Aug. 12, North School Auditorium; Tri County Symphonic Band, Aug. 25, North School Auditorium; Bob Ferris Big Band, Sept. 1, North School Auditorium; Cole Brothers, Oct. 10, North School Auditorium; Tony DeLuca, Nov. 14, Brigantine Beach Community Center; Bob Ferris Combo, Dec. 6, Fire House; Suite Inspiration, Dec. 10, North School Auditorium. Call 609-264-7350.

‘LAVANDERIA: THE ART OF THE CLOTHESLINE’ through June 22, Great Bay Gallery, 829 Bay Ave., Somers Point. Photographic tribute to the Italian approach to hanging laundry. ‘Meet the Photographer’ reception 2-4 p.m. June 2 at the gallery. Free and open to the public. See for more information or email

SUMMER CAMP FOR YOUNG PERFORMERS, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 24-July 17, Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., Hammonton, for ages 8 to 15, registration under way. 609- 704-5012 or

SUM OF ALL PARTS, six innovative sculptors, to July 28 at Noyes Gallery at Kramer Hall, Hammonton. Call 609-652-8848 or see

VICTORIAN NEW JERSEY: Photographs by Guillermo Thorn to Sept. 1, Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, Oceanville. Opening reception 5-8 p.m. June 7. Call 609-652-8848 or see

ART SHOW 10-5 p.m., Sept. 7, Atlantic City Boardwalk, Atlantic City. Applications accepted until July 1. Contact Andrea Giannini at 609-652-8848 or

TRIBUTE TO ARTIST FRED NOYES to Sept. 22, Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, Oceanville. Celebration, opening reception 5-8 p.m. June 7. Call 609-652-8848 or see

AFTERNOON ACOUSTICS 1 to 3 p.m. Sundays, Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, 733 Lily Lake Road, Oceanville. Call 609-652-8848.

CULTURAL ARTS CLASSES by Brigantine CER, Intermediate Watercolors, Pastel Portraits, Painting in Acrylic and Soft Pastels. For a complete schedule call Brigantine CER at 609-266-3323.


35TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION for Rev. and first lady Lady Ernest Barnes Sr. of Macedonia Baptist Church in South Egg Harbor, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. June 1, Harbor Pines Golf Club, Egg Harbor Township. For tickets, call Rev. C. Hicks at 609-892-5472 or Iola Brazelton at 609-965-1666 or 609-892-5472.

ANNUAL MEETING by Congregation Beth Judah, 700 N. Swarthmore Avenue, Ventnor, 7 p.m. June 10. Call 609-822-7116.

SUMMER CAMP at Greentree Church, 125 Schoolhouse Road, Zion and Somers Point-Mays Landing roads, Egg Harbor Township. For ages 6-12, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 22-26, $25 per child includes snacks, beverages, T-shirt. See or call 609-927-3838.

JEWISH NATIONAL FUND SHABBAT June 21-22, Congregation Beth Judah, 700 N. Swarthmore Avenue, Ventnor, speaker Lynda Fishman. Call 609-822-7116.

CELEBRATE SHABBAT June 28 with Congregation Beth Judah, home of Karen and Michael Pollock, Northfield, begins with barbecue at 6 p.m., followed by Kabbalat Shabbat services led by Marcia Fiedler. Later, Pollock speaks about future of Atlantic City. Cost is $18 per person/$36 per family up to five people. Reserve by June 14. Send checks payable to Beth Judah to 700 N. Swarthmore Avenue, Ventnor, NJ 08406.

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL by Central United Methodist Church in Linwood, 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 5-9, free for children ages 4-11. Register or call Karyn White at 609-927-4882.

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.

FIRST PLACE 4 HEALTH BIBLE STUDY 8 a.m. Wednesdays, Linwood Community Church,1838 Shore Road, Linwood. Call 609-788-0619 for more information. Registration is requested.

FRIDAY NIGHT MAINLAND SERVICE by Congregation Beth Judah, lay-led Kabbalat Shabbat at 303 Central Ave., Egg Harbor Township, begins 6 p.m., followed by home hospitality Share Shabbat dinners. Cost $18 per person, $36 per family to five people. Confirm reservations by sending check, and indicate how many are attending, ages of any children. Send checks payable to Congregation Beth Judah, to 700 N Swarthmore Ave., Ventnor, NJ 08406. Call 609-822 7116.

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.

LINWOOD COMMUNITY CHURCH services and programs: Sunday morning worship 8:30 a.m.,contemporary service of worship and praise, followed by Sunday school for all ages; 11 a.m. worship service is blended music with choir, vocalists and instrumentals. Sunday evening service at 6 p.m.; Knit-N-Stitch group 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays; First Place 4 health group focuses on the whole person, registration required. Linwood Community Church, 1838 Shore Road, Linwood. Call 609-927-2950.

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. Call the temple office at 609-266-0403.


EGG HARBOR CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF ’43 REUNION, June 6, the Harbor Diner, Egg Harbor City. For more information, call Charles Roesch at 609-965-3385.

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1958, reunion dinner July 19, Mays Landing Country Club, followed by picnic and pool party July 20. Call 609-653-9626.

HOLY SPIRIT HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1983 30-year reunion, 6:30-10:30 p.m. July 27, Log Cabin, 600 Jerome Ave., Margate. Tickets $25/advance, $30/door, includes dinner, dancing and raffles. Cash bar. Send checks payable to: HSHS Class of 83 to 1510 Holly Lane, Northfield, NJ 08225. Call 609-703-4347 or email to

ABSEGAMI CLASS OF ’83 REUNION 6-11 p.m., Aug. 24 at Resorts Casino and Hotel. Buffet dinner. $75 per person $145 per couple. Contact Theresa Smith-Mitchell at 609-892-7236, Henry Wimberg at 609-748-6430 or email

CLASS OF 1963 INFORMATION SOUGHT by Wildwood High School Fifty Plus Reunion Committee. Class of 1963 will be honored this year at the annual reunion, Oct. 13 at Wildwood Convention Center, all who attended Wildwood High School from 1963 and earlier are invited. Call Eileen Fausey at 609-465-9061 or email


WASHINGTON, D.C., June 8 by Egg Harbor Township Recreation Department, $37, call 609-272-8120.

GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE in Hamilton June 12 by Margate Library, $85 includes transportation, admission, guides, luncheon, taxes, all gratuities. See or call 609-822-4700.

NEW YORK, June 12 and 26 and July 17, $30 per person. Portion of proceeds to benefit Arc of Atlantic and Cape May counties. Call B. Shore at 609-428-6150.

SPIRIT OF PHILADELPHIA CRUISE on Delaware Bay, June 18 by Cape Regional Medical Center Auxiliary, $80 per person includes Comfort Coach transportation, buffet luncheon, entertainment. Call 609 884 5971.

NEW YORK CITY by Temple Emeth Shalom, June 26, call Carol Myerowitz at 609-822-3940 or Bebe Markman at 609-822-2967.

YANKEES VS. ORIOLES at Camden Yards, June 30, by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation Department. Call 609-264-7350.

YANKEES VS. TWINS at Yankee Stadium, July 14, by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation Department. Call 609-264-7350

HUNTERDON HILLS PLAYHOUSE, dinner theater, Aug. 8, by Absecon AARP. Call 609-646-0018 or 609-652-1104.

GET AWAY TO WRITE IN SCOTLAND, Aug. 8-15, Murphy Writing Seminars, registration information at

IMPERIAL CITIES, Sept. 2-12. Brochures may be picked up at Brigantine Beach Community Hall, City Hall, The Links, Acme and Brigantine Fitness. Call 609-264-7350.

ARLINGTON CEMETERY, WASHINGTON, D.C., WAR MEMORIALS by Justice Lodge in Linwood, Sept. 22. Cost $65. Make checks payable to Justice Lodge F&AM 285 and mail to Jim Goldsmith, 6 Haviv Drive, Northfield, NJ 08225.

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