Egg Harbor Township

Scholarship contest open

Egg Harbor Township Mayor Sonny McCullough has announced the statewide Louis Bay II Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition.

The competition seeks to advance the virtues of elected and volunteer members of municipal government.

The scholarship opportunity is for high school juniors and seniors from Egg Harbor Township. Three $1,000 scholarships are available. Students must submit an essay on the theme "What My Mayor and Governing Body Do Best." Essays should be based on the student's perceptions and experiences with their municipality's government, and are limited to 500 words. The essay should consider the public contributions of their municipal government.

Applications must be submitted to the mayor by March 10. For more information, see EHTgov.org.

Youth football registration set

The EHT Youth Organization will hold registration for the Fighting Eagles football teams from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20 at the EHT Community Center at 5045 English Creek Avenue.

For more information, go to ehtyofootball.org.

Remembering Jamie fundraiser set

The Remembering Jamie Foundation is holding its 14th annual dinner from 4 to 8 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Elks Lodge in Egg Harbor Township in memory of Jamie Crescenzo, who died has a result of injuries in a car accident on a snowy day in February 2000.

Monies raised fund scholarships at Egg Harbor Township High School and Atlantic Cape Community College, with donations also made yearly to EHT PAL and Covenant House in Atlantic City.

The cost is $12 for adults and $5 for children for an all-you-can-eat Italian buffet. Tickets are available at the door or call 609-653-2075. The Elks Lodge is at 1815 Mays Landing-Somers Point Road.

Asbury Women present Womens' Tea

The Women's Ministry at Asbury United Methodist Church, 290 Asbury Road and Zion Road, presents its annual Women's Tea from 2 to 4 p.m. Feb. 22, at the church. This year's theme is "Young and Brave," and will highlight stories about young girls who had an historical impact.

The event features a seated luncheon with scones, muffins, finger sandwiches, quiches, dessert and tea. Proceeds from the event benefit the Rescue Mission, the Women's Abuse Center, the local food bank and Sister Jean's Kitchen.

Tickets are $15 adults, $5 children age 12 and younger. To purchase tickets call 609-927-0965.