Dining out

CAPE MAY COUNTY ARMY NATIONAL GUARD ASSOCIATION BREAKFAST, 9 a.m. April 27, Villas Diner, 2100 Bayshore Road, Villas. All branches of service welcome, discharged honorably or still serving. Call 609-729-1596.

SALUTE TO WORKING WOMEN LUNCHEON, noon May 1, Ocean City Yacht Club, $25 per person, honors OCNJ C.A.R.E. volunteers Dottie Cianci, Karin Gleason, Maria Marinelli and Kathy Sykes. Call 609-399-1412 or email info@oceancitychamber.com.

RETIRED EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION OF CAPE MAY COUNTY LUNCHEON noon May 9, deadline May 2, Avalon Links Restaurant, 1510 N. Route 9, Cape May Court House. Cost $22, call Diane Church at 609-884-7800.

GRAND BRUNCH BUFFET, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 5, Beth Judah Temple, Spencer and Pacific avenues, Wildwood. Adults $12, children under 12, $7.50, children under 6 are free. Call 609-522-7541 for tickets or more information.

WELCOME SUMMER BEEF AND BEER by Survivors of Cancer Inc., 5-9 p.m. May 11, Flip Flopz barn and Restaurant, North Wildwood. Beef, beer, wine, soda and live music, $20, call Dolly McG at 609-425-1998 or Judy Conway at 609-523-0158, or at door.

OCEAN CITY VFW POST BREAKFAST, open to public, second and fourth Sundays from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Post, Bay Avenue at 15th Street. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, creamed beef with warm biscuits, two breakfasts meats, OJ, milk, coffee and tea. Events raises funds for Post, veterans initiatives. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 10 and younger. Reservations not necessary. Call 609-391-8660.


TED TALK 11a.m.-noon April 27, Ocean City Library, Eric Dishman on ‘Health care should be a team sport.’ Free, all welcome, discussion afterward.

BARBECUE AND LEARN, 12:30 p.m. April 28, Beth Judah Temple, Spencer and Pacific avenues, Wildwood. Topic: Learn the mystical telling of Omer. Cost $5 for non-members. Call 609-522-7541 to make reservations.

BOATING CLASS, May 4 and June 1, Price Hall, Academy and Seashore Roads, Cold Spring. Students will receive a New Jersey Safe Boating Certificate, which is required by law for all persons 16 years of age and older who intend to operate a personal watercraft or vessel 12 feet or longer. Call 609-889-2236.

COAST GUARD BOATING SAFETY CLASSES: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 11, Cape May County Library, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House, call 609-463-6350; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 8, Avalon Yacht Club, Seventh and Bay Street, Avalon, call 609-263-6272; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 22 and July 13, Pier 47 Marina, Route 47, 3001 Wildwood Blvd., Wildwood, call 609-886-6243. Cost $45. To register or for more information, call Allen Nordt at 609-463-9692 or email abscgaux83@hotmail.com.

BOATING SAFETY COURSE 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 18, June 22, July 20 and Aug. 10, Coast Guard Training Center, Cape May. Cost $55, includes lunch. Call 609-898-0442.

LEARN HOW TO PLAY BRIDGE 1 p.m. Mondays, Sea Isle Branch Library, 4800 Central Ave., Sea Isle City. Call 609-263-7301.

QIGONG AND TAI CHI FOR YOUR HEALTH CLASSES, 10 and 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Lower Cape Branch Library, 2600 Bayshore Road, Villas. Call 609-886-8999.

WETLANDS INSTITUTE PROGRAMS: Aquarium Feedings, 2:15 p.m. Saturdays; Salt Marsh Safari, 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. Saturdays. Free with admission. 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd. Call 609-368-1211.


RUMMAGE SALE 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. May 3 and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 4, Episcopal Church of the Advent Parish Hall, 612 Franklin St., Cape May. Men’s, women’s and children’s clothing and accessories, household items, linens, books. Call 609-884-3065.

STRICTLY BOATERS BOAT SHOW, May 3-5, South Jersey Marina, Cape May, first-come, first-served boat show. Contact Mark Allen at 609-884-2400 or mallen@StrictlyBoaters.com.

SPRING BAZAAR YARD AND BAKE SALE, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 4, Petersburg Wesley Methodist Church, 400 Route 610, Petersburg. Call Jackie at 609-402-7372.

TAG AND TREASURE SALE, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 4, St. Damien’s Parish, St. Augustine’s Gymnasium, 1337 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. 609-602-7848.

CITYWIDE YARD SALE 7 a.m.-1 p.m. May 11, Sea Isle City. Master list of locations available May 11 at seaislechamber.com, paper copies at Sea Isle City Welcome Center, 300 JFK Blvd. To get on list, sellers can call 609-263-9090 or email sicccr@gmail.com

SEA ISLE GARDEN CLUB FLOWER SALE, 9 a.m.-4p.m. May 18-19, Dealy Field (basketball court), 6108 Central Ave. Annuals, geraniums and hanging baskets. Call 609-263-1157 or 609-263-0622.

CRMC AUXILIARY LUNCHEON CARD PARTY, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. May 23, Grand Hotel, Cape May. Tickets are $27, choice of grilled salmon or pork medallions, beverage, salad, dessert. Cash bar. Call Sue at 609-884-9155.

VENDORS WANTED for Cold Spring Presbyterian Church flea market 8 a.m.-2 p.m. May 25 (rain date June 1), $10/space, bring own table. Price Hall parking lot, Academy and Seashore roads. Call 609-884-4065.

OCEAN CITY TABERNACLE PROGRAMS: Phil Vischer, creator of Veggie Tales, 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. May 26; Tenor John Taylor Concert, 7 p.m. May 26. Ocean City Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Ave. Call 609-399-1915.

CAPE SHORE CHORUS OF SWEET ADELINES looking for new members. Women who love to sing can visit a rehearsal from 7:15 to 10 p.m. Thursdays at the Abundant Life Church, Route 50, Seaville. Call Cheryl at 609-463-0134.

COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, Seaville United Methodist Church, 3100 Route 9. No financial information needed, just bring ID.

DANCING GRANNIES, tap for mature adults, beginner sessions on Thursdays, Cape May Dance Co., 3305 Breakwater Plaza, North Cape May. Call 609-889-1856.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED by New Jersey Audubon’s Nature Center of Cape May, especially receptionists, greeters and gift shop cashiers. Pick up application at the center, 1600 Delaware Ave., Cape May, call 609-898-8848 or email nccm@njaudubon.org.

For fun

DVD NIGHT, 7 p.m. April 26, Cold Spring Presbyterian Church, 780 Seashore Road, Cold Spring. Call 609-884-4065.

CARD, GAME PARTY AND LUNCH, 11:30 a.m . April 26, St. Frances Cabrini Church, Culliney Hall, Second and Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, sponsored by The Richard Somers Chapter 1148 of Questers, cost $18. 609-927-1224.

SPRING BOUTIQUE AND GOLD SALE by Order of the Eastern Star Ocean City No. 83, 9 a.m.3-p.m. April 27, Ocean City Masonic Lodge, 10th and Wesley Avenue. Accessories, jewelry, makeup, more. Gold buyer available. Hot dogs, pretzels, homemade baked goods. Chances on baskets. Call Bonnie 609-398-4272.

SPRING FESTIVAL CRAFTS AND ANTIQUE SHOW, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 27, Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May. Call 609-884-5404.

GARDEN CLUB OF CAPE MAY FLOWER SHOW, ‘Victorian Pastimes: The Way It Was,’ noon to 5 p.m. April 30, Cape May Convention Center Promenade, Beach Drive, Cape May. Email pattucker1008@aol.com.

HISTORIC CHURCH AND CEMETARY TOURS by Cold Spring Presbyterian Church, 10 a.m. Saturdays May-August, 780 Seashore Road, Cold Spring. Call 609-884-4065 or see oldbrickpresbyterian.com.

CAPE MAY LIGHTHOUSE 25/20 CELEBRATION, 2 to 5 p.m. May 11, Cape May Lighthouse, Cape May Point State Park. Call 609-884-5404.

BOOK SALE 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays, CitiFinancial, 20 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House. Paperback books $2 each or three for $5; hardback books $4 each or three for $10. Call 609-463-3535.

GAME NIGHT, ages 13 to 26, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Cape May County Library, Main Branch, 30 Mechanic St., Cape May Court House. Call teen librarian at 609-463-6350.

WETLANDS INSTITUTE Science Feature conservation demonstrations at 2:15 p.m. Fridays; Aquarium Feedings with Wetlands Institute staff, or just watch turtles chase minnows and the horseshoe crab gobble shrimp, noon Saturdays. Also on Saturday: Kids Crafts and Creature Features. Seashell Discovery and Creature Feature animal demonstrations on Sundays. Activities are included with general admission. Call for weekly topics 609-368-1211. 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Middle Township.

For youths

CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT AT GILLIAN’S FUNLAND, 6 to 6:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, Marina Park, 42nd Place and Bay, Sea Isle City. Call 609-263-8687.

LEGO CLUB AT THE CAPE MAY COUNTY LIBRARY, ages 5 to 12: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. first Saturdays, Main Branch, 30 Mechanic St., Cape May Court House. No registration required. Call the Children’s Room at 609-463-6354.

MUSIC TOGETHER: Join Miss Lelah at the Wetlands Institute in Stone Harbor for a musical hour to help children explore melody and rhythm. See musictogetherofcapemay.com for a complete schedule and to sign up.

OCEAN CITY LIBRARY FALL CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS: Rhythm and rhymes, birth to age 2, 11 to 11:20 a.m. Tuesdays; Family Craft Time, ages 7-12, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays; Toddler Time, ages 2-3, 10:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays; Story Train, ages 3-5, 1:30 to 2 p.m. Wednesdays; Book Surfers, fourth and fifth grades, 2:30 p.m. Thursdays; Seashore Story Time, ages 3-5, 10:30 a.m. Fridays. All at the library, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City. Call 609-399-2434.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME, 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Sea Isle City Public Library, 126 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Sea Isle City. Call 609-263-8485.


SPRING RUMMAGE SALE, 8 a.m.-1p.m. April 26-27, St. John Lutheran Church, Tenth Street at Central Avenue, Ocean City. ‘Bag Day’ on April 27. Breakfast items, beverages, lunch, homemade baked goods available. Proceeds benefit in part, Habitat for Humanity of Cape May County and Hosanna Lutheran Church Mission in Africa. Call 609-399-0798 or see stjohnlutheranoc.org.

PUERTO VALLARTA NIGHT fundraiser for WCFA-FM, Center for Community Arts, 5-8 p.m. April 28, Pilot House restaurant, 142 Decatur St., Cape May. Beach wear suggested; open bar, buffet, live entertainment for $25. Silent and bag auction. Call 609-884-7525 or see centerforcommunityarts.org.

CAPE WOMEN’S RESOURCE FUND LUNCHEON AND FASHION SHOW noon April 28, Grand Hotel Penthouse, 1045 Beach Ave., Cape May. Registration and no bid auction ticket sales begin at noon with a sit down luncheon at 1 p.m. Women are encouraged to wear hats and prizes will be awarded Tickets are $35; call 609-231-1813 for reservations and luncheon choices.

DO IT FOR DOUG BUDDY WALK, 11 a.m. April 29, registration begins 9 a.m., Forget-Me-Not Road and the beach, Wildwood Crest, by family and friends of Douglas Raucci, benefits Down Syndrome Society, $20 donation ($10 children 14 and younger), refreshments follow at Wildwood Crest Fire Hall. Registration forms at itsallaboutdoug.org.

PUERTO VALLARTA NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. April 28, Pilot House restaurant, 142 Decatur St., Cape May, open bar, buffet, live entertainment, silent and bag auction, beach wear suggested, benefits Center for Community Arts and WFCA-LP 101.5 FM, $25. 609-884-7525 or see centerforcommunityarts.org.

FUNDRAISERS FOR CAPE MAY TECHNICAL SCHOOL AFTER PROM: hoagie and pizza sale through April 30, choice of tuna, Italian, cheese, or turkey hoagie for $6, large pizza with one topping for $11, Court House Pizza and Restaurant, call Karen at 609-827-8347 or email Kathleen.popper1@aol.com for tickets.

KENTUCKY DERBY EVENT to benefit Animal Outreach, 4 p.m. May 4, Elaine’s Cape May, live music, Derby viewing, mint juleps, vendors, hat contest. Tickets $20, include Southern foods and desserts. See ElainesCapeMay.com or call 609-884-4358.

BOOKS R FUN BOOK SALE, 4 p.m. May 9-10, Cape Regional Medical Center, Cape May Court House, main entrance. Sponsored by MASH Branch of the Cape Regional Medical Center Auxiliary. Call 609-898 9559.

STEP UP FOR THE ARC walkathon 10 a.m. June 1, registration at 9 a.m., oceanfront promenade in Sea Isle City. Call 609-861-7100.

OPERATION FIRST RESPONSE STICKER FUNDRAISER, cost $5 each, available at the Ocean City Fire Department, Sixth Street, Fire Station 2, 29th Street and Fire Station 3, 46th Street. Also online at ocfire.org, or call 609-525-9183.

AUXILIARY OF SHORE MEDICAL CENTER shops are located 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.

COAT DRIVE to benefit Atlantic City Rescue Mission by Mike and Pam Cardinale, owners of Mrs. Brizzle’s Buns and Deli. Donations of gently worn and new winter coats and jackets for adults and children needed; place in collection bin at eatery, 4601 Landis Ave., Sea Isle City, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Call 609-263-2773.

Golf events

ANNUAL SPRING GOLF OUTING AND DINNER by Ocean City Board of Realtors, May 2, Harbor Pines Golf Club, Egg Harbor Township. Individual player rate $120, includes golf, dinner and awards ceremony. Registration starts at 11 a.m., shotgun start 1 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., awards ceremony with prizes 7 p.m. Benefits Ocean City High School scholarships and Ocean City school programs. Sponsorships encouraged. Buy tickets at ocbor.com or at the Ocean City Board of Realtors, 405 22nd St., Ocean City, or call Damon Bready at 609-703-3030.

LOVE OF LINDA CANCER FUND MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT, 1 p.m. May 5, Avalon Golf Club, Cape May Court House. Scramble format, shotgun tee, raffle prizes, silent auction and special competitions. Entry Fee $120 per player; $95 for Avalon Club members, includes dinner. For sponsorships, write: Love of Linda Cancer Fund, PO Box 1053, Wildwood, NJ 08260

10TH ANNUAL JOHN ROBERSON GOLF TOURNAMENT, 12:45 p.m. May 10, Avalon Golf Club, Cape May Court House. Scramble format, shotgun start, prizes, 50/50 and special competition. Entry $100 per player, includes lunch and dinner. For sponsorships or tournament entry call 609-425-1578 or email fbbb2@verizon.net, 609-463-8447 or ccw.inc.net. Reserve by April 28. All proceeds go to scholarships for area youth and educational programs by Concerned Citizens of Whitesboro, Inc.

‘BE A HERO’ GOLF TOURNAMENT, May 15, Sand Barrens Golf Club, Swainton, 11:30 a.m. lunch and registration, 1 p.m. shotgun start, dinner and auction following golf. 609-626-3882 or 609-567-2241 or beaherogolf.org.

GOLF OUTING by Order of the Eastern Star Ocean City No. 83, May 22, Heritage Golf Course, Ocean View. Benefits charitable organizations. Nine-hole course, tee time 9 a.m. followed by hoagie and soda lunch. Prizes: longest drive, closest to pin, best overall score. Putting contest. Entry is $25, or $10 for lunch only. Contact Lauren Gleason at 609-204-0800 or lpgleason77@gmail.com.

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


CLUTTERERS ANONYMOUS, speaker Vali Heist, certified professional organizer and author of ‘Organize This!’ at 1 p.m. May 2, Women’s Civic Club of Stone Harbor, 96th Street and the beach. Free, all are welcome. Call 609-368-2692.

SEA ISLE GARDEN CLUB, 7:30 p.m. May 2, Community Lodge, JFK Boulevard and Park Road. Guest speaker Gary Schempp, of Busy Bees, will discuss the secret life of bees. All are welcome

AA AND AL-ANON SUPPORT GROUPS at Cape Regional Medical Center, Stone Harbor Boulevard, Cape May Court House. Call 609-463-4043.

ANGELUS CHORUS seeks new singing members. The group rehearses at the Middle Township High School during the school year and performs concerts in the winter and spring. Call Carolyn at 609-898-0324.

ART HISTORY DISCUSSION GROUP, 3 p.m. every other Tuesday, Cape May County Library Lower Branch, 2600 Bayshore Road, Villas. Call 609-886-8999.

CAPE ATLANTIC WOODTURNERS: Learn to Turn. Meets 7 p.m. every third Tuesday at Upper Township Library. Call Ron at 609-601-2663 for details.

CAPE MAY COUNTY ADVISORY COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN, 5:30 p.m. first Tuesdays, Old Courthouse building, 11 North Main St., Cape May Court House.

CO-DEPENDENTS ANONYMOUS (CODA) 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Seaville United Methodist Church, 3100 Shore Road, Seaville. Call 609-408-8033. Also, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Trinity United Methodist Church, 20 N. Shore Road, Marmora. Call Yvonne at 609-408-8033.

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.

GREAT CLASSICS BOOK CLUB, 4 p.m. third Thursdays, Main Library, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House. Call 609-463-6350.

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.

PLAYERS AND PLAYWRIGHTS BY THE JERSEY SHORE meets last Saturday of the 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.

SALVATION ARMY SEEKS VOLUNTEERS to help low income families in Cape May County. Call 609-231-5565 or 609-231-3109.

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.

SUICIDE SURVIVORS group for bereaved by Seaville United Methodist Church, 6 to 7 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month at the church, 3100 Shore Road, Seaville.

Health, fitness

TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR HEALTH six-week program by Cape Assist, helps those 65 and older with chronic illness to better manage disease. Also open to caregivers. Sessions 10 a.m.-noon on six Thursdays, May 9-June 13, at Cape Assist office, 3819 New Jersey Ave., Wildwood. Space is limited, pre-registration required. Call Temerity at 609-522-5960 or email temerity@capeassist.org.

CAPE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER PROGRAMS: Free blood pressure screening, 9 a.m.-noon May 3, 17, Outpatient South Lobby; AA and AlAnon, May 5, 12, 19, 26 at 10 a.m. in Classrooms A and B; May 6, 13, 20, 27 at 7 p.m. in Classrooms A and B; AA May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 in rooms 3 and 4 at 8:30 p.m.; Overeaters Anonymous, May 6, 13, 20, 27 at 7 p.m. in Conference Room 5; Amputee Support Group, 1 p.m. May 28, Maruchi room; Grief Support Group, May 1 and 15 at 3 p.m., Maruchi room; Caregiver Support Group, 1 p.m. May 7, Maruchi room, call Bonnie Kratzer at 609-463-4043; Diabetes Management Series, 8-hour class on May 1, 8, 15, 22 at 1 p.m. in classrooms A and B, fee and registration call Cindy Kraemer at 609-463-2547; Diabetes Support Group, 6 p.m. May 9 in classrooms A and B; free Peripheral Artery Disease screening, 9 a.m.-noon May 10, call 609-463-4043 for appointment; CPR Certification, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 11, classrooms A and B, $42 fee includes manual or $30 without manual, preregistration required, call 609-463-4043; CPR Recertification, 5-9 p.m. May 16 in classrooms A and B, fee $20 for class, $32 for class and manual, preregistration required, call 609-463-4043; Stroke/Brain Injury Support Group, 1 p.m. May 16, Maruchi room; Breast Cancer Support Group, 2 p.m. May 14, Maruchi room; Smoking Cessation, 3 p.m. May 8, 15, 22, 29, must register, $25 fee with $15 refunded upon completion of all classes; Pulmonary Support Group, 11:30 a.m. May 23, classroom A; Hard of Hearing Support Group for adults, free, 6 p.m. May 15, Maruchi room, CART captioning services provided; Safe Sitter certification for ages 11 and up to gain confidence for babysitting, fee $35, preregistration required ,9 a.m. May 18 in classrooms A and B; Birth Made Simple childbirth education, 6-8 p.m. May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, preregistration required. For more information on any program or to register call 609-463-4043.

EXERCISE CLASSES by Cape May Recreation at the Franklin Street School gym in Cape May: Jazz Aerobics, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 classes, $30 or $4 per class; Chair Aerobics and Stretching, 9 to 9:45 a.m. Tuesdays, 10 classes $30 or $4 per class; Zumba with Kelly, 6 to 6:45 p.m. Thursdays, cost $5 per class.

FITNESS CLASSES IN CAPE MAY: Ballet Sculpt, uses ballet barre and light weights to create strong lean muscles. Beginners welcome; 11 a.m. to noon Tuesdays, instructor Karen Manette Bosna; Ballet Sculpt Pilates Fusion, uses ballet and Pilates exercises that work the entire body. Beginners welcome, 11 a.m. to noon Fridays, instructor Karen Manette Bosna; Transformational Pilates, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sundays, instructor Tammy Decker. All at Franklin Street Civic Center, 720 Franklin St., Cape May. Call 609-884-9565 or see capemayrecreation.org.

FIT SENIORS EXERCISE CLASSES, age 60 and older, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Crest Pier, 5800 Ocean Ave., Wildwood Crest. Cost $5 per class or 12 for $50, call 609-523-0202.

INTRODUCTION TO YOGA, 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Stone Harbor Recreation Center, Second Avenue and 82nd Street. Call 609-368-6809.

JUMBA GOLD, low impact workout, 8:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and 10:45 a.m. Thursdays, First United Methodist Church of Wildwood Crest, 6700 Atlantic Ave., Wildwood Crest. Cost $5 per class. Call 609-827-5924 or 609-729-4265.

WEEKLY YOGA CLASSES at Sea Isle City’s Community Lodge, 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 7:30 a.m. Fridays at the Community Lodge, JFK Boulevard and Park Road, led by Teri O’Connor, E-RYT. Cost is $10 per student. Walk-ins welcome, all are invited. Call 609-602-3398 or see njbeachyoga.com.

YOGA CLASSES, 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. and 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. Tuesdays and 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. Thursdays, Crest Pier Recreation Center, 5800 Ocean Ave,. Wildwood Crest. Cost $5 per class or $50 for 12 sessions. All ages are welcome. Attendees are encouraged to arrive five minutes prior to start time and to bring their own mats. Call 609-523-0202.

Music, arts

CAPE MAY COUNTY MUSEUM SPRING LECTURE SERIES: Big Band Era, 7 p.m. May 1; Doo Wop Rock and Roll, 7 p.m. May 8. Museum, 504 Route 9 North, Cape May Court House. See cmcmuseum.org or call 609-465-3535.

‘FOOTLOOSE: THE MUSICAL,’ 7 p.m. April 26, 2 and 7 p.m. April 27, Ocean City High School Drama Guild, Bill and Nancy Hughes Performing Arts Center, Atlantic and E. 6th Street, Ocean City, $12, $15. 609-399-1290, ext. 1442.

SPRING CONCERT WEEKEND in the Wildwoods, April 26-27. Dance party 7-11 p.m. April 26, Oceanfront Arena at Wildwoods Convention Center, Sensational Soul Cruisers, $15 per person; street fair 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Fox Park, Burk and Ocean avenues; concert 7 p.m. April 27, Oceanfront Arena, Tommy James and the Shondells, Chuck Negron, the Happenings, tickets $49.50 per person stadium and $65.50 per person floor. For tickets see gwcoc.com or call 609-729-4000, or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.

MEDIA FESTIVAL by Ocean City High School, 7 p.m. May 2, Bill and Nancy Hughes Performing Arts Center, 6th Street, Ocean City. Features short films and segments produced by OCHS students. For tickets, call 609-399-1290. See oc-tv.org.

TOURNAMENT OF BANDS INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS May 2-5 Wildwoods Convention Center, also May 3-4 Middle Township PAC. Call 609-849-8553 or see njatob.org.

‘WE’RE READY’ CONCERT noon-6 p.m. May 4, KIX-McNutley’s on 63rd Street, Sea Isle City. Tickets $10, available at the door or in advance at KIX-McNutley’s, Diamonds Liquor Store, 4009 Landis Ave., and Sea Isle City Welcome Center, 300 JFK Boulevard. Call 609-263-9090 or see seaislechamber.com or seaislecitynj.us.

RECITAL by members of South East Jersey Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, 4 p.m. May 5, St. Peter’s United Methodist Church, Ocean City.

ANGELUS CHORUS BENEFIT CONCERT 4 p.m. May 5, Performing Arts Center, 212 Bayberry Road, Cape May Court House. Funds will go to the GNJ Sandy Relief Fund. Guests asked to bring a non-perishable/cleaning item.

SPRING CONCERT by Ocean City High School Instrumental Department, 7 p.m. May 7, Bill and Nancy Hughes Performing Arts Center, 501 Atlantic Ave., Ocean City. Admission $5/adults, $3/students, available at door.

BEN MAUGER VINTAGE JAZZ BAND, 2-4 p.m. May 19, VFW Post 386, 419 Congress St., Cape May. Call 609-884-7961. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at door, $15 for Cape May Traditional Jazz Society members. Proceeds got to food bank. Free Parking, cash bar, optional dinner 4:30 p.m. See capemaytraditionaljazzsociety.com.

PETER NERO AND PHILLY POPS, 8 p.m. May 25, Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave. See capemayconventionhall.org or calli 855-708-9699 or 609-884-9563 for tickets. Street parking available, also free, round-trip trolley from Cape May Elementary School on Lafayette Street.

BILL HALEY JR AND THE COMETS 7:30 p.m. July 1, Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Drive, Cape May. Tickets $28. Call 855-708-9699 or 609-884-9563.

MUSICAL MONDAYS, 3RD ROCK, 7 p.m. third Monday of each month, Ocean City Repertory Theater, 813 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. Call 609-457-6686 or see facebook.com/oceancityrepertorytheater.

SHORE MEMORIES IN WATERCOLOR II, 1:30 p.m. Thursdays, Sea Isle City Branch Library, 4800 Central Ave., Sea Isle City. Registration required, call 609-263-7301 or see cmclibrary.org.


CHURCH SERVICES, Worship, 9:30 a.m. and Church School, 9:30 a.m. Sundays, The First United Methodist Church of Wildwood Crest, 6700 Atlantic Ave. Call the church office at 609-729-4265 or Parsonage at 609-522-6439.

FREE CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL PROGRAM 9:30 to 11:0 a.m. Mondays, Greater Vision Bible Fellowship, 172 Route 50, Seaville. Preregister anytime at greatervisionbf.webs.com or call Missy at 609-463-9067.

INTERDENOMINATIONAL CHRISTIAN MEN’S GROUP, 9:15 a.m. first and third Wednesdays, Price Hall, Academy and Seashore roads, Cold Spring. Call Rob Riehl at 609-889-3538 or email robriehl@verizon.net.

JUDAISM 101 CLASS, 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Wednesdays, Beth Judah Temple, Spencer and Pacific avenues, Wildwood. The course is for Jews and non-Jews interested in learing the basics of this religion. The class is free to members of Beth Judah Temple and $10 for non-members or $80 (paid in advance) for the entire course. Call 609-522-7541.

PURPOSE-DRIVEN LIFE SERIES, 10:15 a.m. second and fourth Wednesdays, Cold Spring Presbyterian Church, Academy and Seashore roads, Cold Spring. Call Rob Riehl at 609-889-3538 or email robriehl@verizon.net.


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 briky63@comcast.net.


BRANSON, MO., by I.O.O.F. 213, April 30-May 8 by deluxe motor coach, cost $1,250 per person, double. Call John Estergren 609-927-5955.

YANKEES VS. OAKLAND A’S at Yankees Stadium, May 4 by Ventnor Recreation, tickets for lower level $95. Subs and drinks to the game by Ventnor Merchants Association. Call 609-823-7950.

‘MAMA, I WANT TO SING’ May 4 in Harlem, N.Y., benefits New Hope Baptist Church Scholarship Fund, Atlantic City, cost $75. Call Tony at 609-992-1426.

NEW YORK CITY May 11 by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation Department. Call 609-264-7350.

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

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 MurphyWriting.com.

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.

LAKE REGION OF ITALY Sept. 15-24, by Mary Help of Christians of St. Michael’s Church, Atlantic City. For pricing and additional information, call Marcia at 609-641-4634.

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.