Dining out

SUNSET AND WINE LOVERS CRUISES 6 p.m. Sept. 29 and Oct. 6, Cape May-Lewes Ferry, North Cape May. Check-in begins in the ferry terminal 30 minutes before cruise time. The cost is $42, which includes a round-trip foot passenger ticket, wine samples and light hors d’oeuvres, informal discussion about the wine, the opportunity to purchase featured wines by the glass, and live music. Participants must be 21 years of age or older. Reservations are required at 1-800-64-FERRY (33779).

SOUP AND SANDWICH DINNER by Cape Shore Chorus of Sweet Adelines, International, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6, Church of the Advent, Washington and Franklin Streets, Cape May. Cost $10, includes dessert and live entertainment. For information call, Brenda at 609-463-8870.

CAPE MAY COUNTY RETIRED EDUCATORS LUNCHEON, noon Oct. 11, Avalon Links Golf Club, 1510 U.S. Route 9, Cape May Court House. Cost $22. Call Diane at 609-884-7800.


LECTURE ON MONARCH BUTTERFLIES, 6 p.m. Oct. 1, Cape May County Library Main Branch, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House. Call 609-463-6350.

BIRDS OF PREY EXHIBIT BY TINA GIAIMO, 6 p.m. Oct. 5, Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., Cape May. Also First Friday Campfire at 6 p.m. Call 609-898-8848.

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.

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


CITYWIDE YARD SALE, Sept. 29, Tabernacle Grounds, Sixth and Wesley and various homes and stores in Ocean City. Call 609-398-4662 to join the sale.

RUMMAGE SALE, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29, Seaville United Methodist Church, 3100 Shore Road, Seaville. Donations of wearable items, clothes, shoes, belts, hats, etc. accepted. Call 609-624-9019.

SIDEWALK ART SALE 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 29 and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 30, Ocean City Fine Arts League, 608 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. For more information, call 609-814-0308 or see oceancityfineartsleague.org.


TAG AND TREASURE SALE 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 6, St. Augustine’s Gymnasium, 1337 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. Volunteers, donations welcome. Sponsored by St. Damien’s St. Vincent DePaul Society and the Ocean City Boy Scouts Troop 32. Call Diane at 609-457-7645.

WETLANDS INSTITUTE PROGRAMS Monarch Madness, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 6, members $4, nonmembers $7; Covered Dish Dinner, 6 pm. Nov. 2, cost $7 members; $12 nonmembers, plus a covered dish, reserve by Nov. 1. Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Middle Township. Call 609-368-1211.

VENDORS WANTED FOR FALL FEST IN THE PARK, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 6, Rotary Park, Lafayette Street between Decatur and Jackson Streets, Cape May. Sponsored by the United Methodist Church Women. Food vendors requested not to apply. For more information call Diane Bitting at 609-886-0489.

ITALIAN FESTIVAL AND COLUMBUS DAY PARADE 10 a.m. to dusk (parade at 2 p.m.) Oct. 6, 63rd and Landis Ave., Sea Isle City. Call 609-263-4461, ext. 230.

PHILADELPHIA FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL 5K RUN/ WALK 10 a.m. Oct. 7, JFK Boulevard and Promenade, Sea Isle City. See jaff22.org.

HIRING OUR HEROES JOB FAIR, for veterans and military spouses to find employment, 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 11, Ocean City Music Pier, Boardwalk and Moorlyn Terrace. Veteran job seekers and employers can register at HoH.GreatJob.net. Employers must have current job openings. For more information or help registering, email hiringourheroes@uschamber.com.

BEACH CLEAN UP/ DUNE PLANTING 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 13, JFK Boulevard and the Promenade, Sea Isle City. Rain date Oct. 14. Call 609-263-2081.

AUTHOR’S LUNCHEON with Harlan Coban, Oct. 18, Flanders Hotel, 11th and Boardwalk, Ocean City. Tickets may be obtained by mail only. Forms available in the library; do not call the library to buy tickets or reserve them.

CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAS COURT OF OUR LADY OF MERCY CARD PARTY AND LUNCHEON noon to 3 p.m. Oct. 19, Saint Joseph Church Auditorium, 44th Street and Central Avenue, Sea Isle City. Tickets $16. To purchase tickets, call 609-486-6166 or 609-861-0865 or email ktm0430@comcast.net or joangheecoll@comcast.net.

ESA SURF COMPETITION 7 a.m. to 5 p.m . Oct. 20, 40th Street and Beach, Sea Isle City. Call 609-884-5277.

DARE TO DASH 5K RUN/ WALK 9 to 11 a.m. Oct. 20, JFK Boulevard and Promenade, Sea Isle City. Call 609-624-3537 or see: bishopmchugh.com.

FREE FAMILY BIRD AND NATURE WALKS 9 a.m. Saturdays through Nov. 3, Two Mile Beach Unit of the Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, 12001 Pacific Ave., Wildwood Crest. Guided walks will leave from the Visitor’s Contact Station. Free parking. Free loaner binoculars are available. Sponsored by Friends of Cape May National Wildlife Refuge. Call 215-341-1044 or see friendsofcapemayrefuge.org.

OCEAN CITY ARTS CENTER FALL CRAFT SHOW, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 10, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City. Tables $25, provided by the center. Call 609-399-7628.

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.

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

For fun

HARBORFEST 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 29, Marina Park, 42nd Place and the Bay, Sea Isle City. Features seafood, live music by the Daisy Jug Band, a clam-eating contest, nautical displays, a blessing of the fleet by local religious leaders, and a vendors market featuring crafts, fashion apparel and collectibles. Call 609-263-9090 for more information.

CAPE MAY’S VICTORIAN WEEKEND, Oct. 5-9, various locations in Cape May. Call the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts and Humanities at 609-884-5404 for a list of activities.

LIMA BEAN FESTIVAL, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 6, Wilbraham Park, Broadway, Sunset and Perry streets, West Cape May. Rain date Oct. 7. Sponsored by the West Cape May Shade Tree commission. For more information call Diane Flanegan at 609-884-9325. For a vendor application see westcapemaytoday.com.

SHOW US YOUR UNDIES BRUNCH AND FASHION SHOW, 10 a.m. Oct. 8, Carriage House, Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May. Cost $25. Call 609-884-5404.

HARVEST FESTIVAL CRAFT AND ANTIQUES SHOW, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 13, Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May. Free admission and parking. Call 609-884-5404.

CARD PARTY noon to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 19, St. Joseph Auditorium, Sea Isle City. See stjosephsic.org.

HALLOWEEN PARADE AND DANCE PARTY, 7 p.m. Oct. 19, Landis Avenue from 46th to 40th Streets, Sea Isle City. Rain date noon Oct. 21. Call 609-263-0050.

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OCTOBERFEST 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 20, Sea Isle City. Call 609-263-9090.

CABERNET CABARET 6 p.m. Oct. 24, Cape May Winery, 717 Townbank Road, Lower Township. Cost $60, includes Cape May Wine, Little Bites from Washington Inn and Lucky Bones, a performance by singer, Ken McBride, Himself, silent auction. Proceeds to benefit restoration and renewal of Cape May’s historic Church of the Advent. Reservations only. Call 609-884-3065 before Oct. 19.

TRICK OR TREAT AT THE PHYSICK ESTATE, 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 31, 1048 Washington St., Cape May. Call 609-884-5404.a

AQUARIUM FEEDINGS with Wetlands Institute staff, or just watch turtles chase minnows and the horseshoe crab gobble shrimp, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. Free with general admission; members are free. 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Middle Township. Call 609-368-1211.

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.

YUMMY YOGA with Christina Newdeck, morning and evening classes throughout the week at the Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Middle Township, with classes for every level. Great for golfers, athletes, weekend warriors and baby boomers. Check the calendar at just-breathe-yoga.com.

For youths

AUTHOR AND CHILDREN’S YOGA INSTRUCTOR RENEE SHERKNESS, ages 5 to 12, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 29, Main Library, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House and 2:30 p.m. Sept. 29, Lower Cape Branch Library, 2600 Bayshore Road, Villas. Call 609-463-6354.

PRESCHOOL STORY TIMES ages 3 to 5: 10:30 a.m. Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, Cape May City branch, Ocean and Hughes Streets; 11 a.m. Oct. 9, 16 and 30, Main branch, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House; 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Oct. 22 and 29, Lower Cape branch, 2600 Bayshore Road, Villas; 10 a.m. Oct. 9, 16, 23 and 30, Sea Isle City branch, 4800 Central Ave.; 11 a.m. Oct. 10, 17, 24 and 31, Upper Cape branch, 2050 Route 631, Petersburg; 11 a.m. Oct. 11, 18 and 25, Wildwood Crest branch, 6301 Ocean Ave.; 10 a.m. Oct. 11, 18 and 25, Woodbine branch, 800 Monroe St. Registration is not required. Call the Children’s Room at 609-463-6354 or see cmclibrary.org.

MOTHER GOOSE TIME birth to age 1, 9:30 a.m. Oct. 9, 16 and 30, Main Library, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House. Call 609-463-6354 or see cmclibrary.org.

TODDLER TIME ages 2 to 3, 10 a.m. Oct. 9, 16 and 30, Main Library, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House. Call 609-463-6354.

TEENY WEENY STORYTIME, up to age 2, 10 a.m. Oct. 10, 17, 24 and 31 Upper Cape Library, 2050 Route 631, Petersburg. Call 609-628-2607. 10 a.m. Oct. 11, 18 and 25, Wildwood Crest branch, 6301 Ocean Ave. Call 609-463-6354.

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

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.

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.


ARC OF CAPE MAY COUNTY FUNDRAISER 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 29, Joseph Falkinburge House, 822 Route 47, South Dennis. Cost $50. Call The Arc at 609-861-7100.

WALK FOR THE WOUNDED 10 a.m. Sept. 29, Ocean City Boardwalk. Registration 8:30 a.m. at the Music Pier, Boardwalk and Moorlyn Terrace. All proceeds benefit Operation First Response, which helps wounded soldiers and their families in times of crisis. Call Tricia Ciliberto, Vice President of Marketing for Ocean City Home Bank, at 1-800-771-7990, ext.1106, or see ochome.com.

THREE-MILE BREAST CANCER WALK 1 p.m. Sept. 30, Avalon Boardwalk (meet at Avalon Community Hall, 30th Street and beach). The public is invited to join the Cape Regional Medical Center Parish Nurse Program’s ‘Sea of Pink’ Team. To participate in the walk, call Gloria Schultz or Bonnie Kratzer at 609-463-4043. Donations can be may payable to Susan G. Komen and mailed to Cape Regional Medical Center, 2 Stone Harbor Blvd., Cape May Court House, NJ 08210, ATTN Bonnie Kratzer.

SURFBOARD RAFFLE, benefits CONTACT Cape-Atlantic and the Dean Randazzo Cancer Foundation, winner named Oct. 6. Tickets are $3 each or two for $5. Tickets are available at Stone Harbor Pizza, 315 96th St., Stone Harbor, call 609-368-5454 or at CONTACT Cape-Atlantic, call 609-823-1850.

CONTACT CAPE-ATLANTIC WALK IT OFF three miles, 9 a.m. Nov. 24, Ventnor Boardwalk at Newport Avenue. Early registration $20, same day $25. Call 609-823-1850 or see contactcapeatlantic.org.

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 of the three shops.

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

LIFE ROLLS ON GOLF TOURNAMENT 11 a.m. Sept. 29, Cape May National Golf Club, Route 9 and Florence Avenue in Lower Township. Includes lunch, awards and dinner reception. Call Chad de Satnick at 609-780-1986 or email chadliferollson.org. Register at LifeRollsOn.org/golf.

CAPE ATLANTIC CHAPTER OF THE SUNSHINE FOUNDATION GOLF CLASSIC, 12:30 p.m. Oct. 1, Harbor Pines Golf Club, Egg Harbor Township. Cost $125, includes golf, lunch, dinner and prizes. For more information call Carmen D’Angelo at 609-399-6639 or Frank Pizzutilla at 609-398-8327 or email Capeatlantic@sunshinefoundation.org.

CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION GOLF TOURNAMENT 7 a.m. Oct. 3, Greate Bay Country Club, Somers Point. Includes continental Breakfast and 7:30 a.m. Shotgun Start. There will also be a 1 p.m. Shotgun Start with an Hors d’oeuvres, light fare reception and awards ceremony at 6 p.m. Donation is $150 per golfer. To participate in the event, to make a donation or for sponsorship or volunteer opportunities, call Myra Corcoran at 609-399-7890 or email cfgolf@comcast.net.

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


TEA PARTY PATRIOTS OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY, 7 p.m. Oct. 2, Community Lodge, JFK Boulevard and Park Road, Sea Isle City. Call 609-263-6229.

GARDENING BY THE SEA, 9:30 a.m. Oct. 3, Lower Township Municipal Building, 2600 Bayshore Road, Villas. Call 609-898- 9559.

SEA ISLE GARDEN CLUB, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 4, Community Lodge, JFK Boulevard and Park Road, Sea Isle City.

CAPE-ATLANTIC CHRISTIAN WOMEN’S CONNECTION 11:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Oct. 10, L’s Restaurant, 119 Route 50, Corbin City. Cost $16.50. A free nursery is available by reservation. To reserve your place, call Pat at 609-965-4840 or Joyce at 856-765-3775.

OCEAN CITY REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BUSINESS SUMMIT, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 17, Ocean City Yacht Club, Ocean City. To register for the free membership event, email info@oceancitychamber.com or call the chamber office at 609-399-1412.

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. For more information 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.

CAPE MAY COUNTY ARMY NATIONAL GUARD ASSOCIATION 9 a.m. Sept. 29, Villas Diner, 2100 Bayshore Road, Villas. All branches of the military are now welcomed including those who have been honorably discharged from service, along with those who are currently serving. Call 609-729-1596.

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

CARING FOR YOU, CARING FOR ME, an educational and support program for caregivers, Oct. 4, 11, 18 and 25, Cape Regional Medical Center, Cape May Court House. For more information or to register, call Bonnie Kratzer at 609-463-4043.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

WILDWOOD CREST ADULT WIFFLE BALL LEAGUE, Mondays and some Wednesday evenings, call 609-523-0202.

Music, arts

‘IT PAYS TO ADVERTISE’ by East Lynne Theater Company, 8 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday to Oct. 13, First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St. Added show, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7. After-show Q and A with the cast and director on Sept. 28, and on Oct. 12 there is an American Sign Language interpreted performance. Tickets $30 for general admission; $25 for seniors (ages 62 and over); and $15 for full-time students. For information and reservations, call 609-884-5898 or see eastlynnetheater.org.

CRAFT A GEMSTONE NECKLACE, 10 a.m. Sept. 29, Sea Isle Branch Library, 4800 Central Ave., Sea Isle City. Call 609-263-7301.

OCEAN CITY FINE ARTS LEAGUE SIDEWALK SALE, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 29 and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 30, Gallery, 608 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. Call 609-814-0308 or see oceancityfineartsleague.org.

CAPE MAY COUNTY ART LEAGUE MEMBERS ONLY SHOW Oct. 1 to 26, The Beesley House, 605 Route 9 North, Cape May Court House. An artist's reception is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 5. Call 609-884-8628.

OCEAN CITY FINE ARTS LEAGUE FREE PRE-SCREENED FILMS, all start at 6:30 p.m. at the Ocean City Library, 1735 Simpson Ave. Films include: ‘Shakespeare in Love’, Oct. 2; ‘America’s Heart and Soul’, Nov. 13; ‘A fictional solution to the real mystery of Agatha Christie’s disappearance after her husband informs her that he is leaving her’, Dec. 4. For more information, call 609-814-0308 or 609-399-2434.

DANNY WRIGHT CONCERT 8 p.m. Oct. 5, Cape May Convention Hall, Beach Drive. Tickets $20, purchase tickets at capemayconventionhall.org or call 855-708-9699 or 609- 884-9563.

AL HARRISON DIXIELAND BAND, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 11, VFW Post 386, 419 Congress St., Cape May. Tickets $10 advance purchase (call 609-884-7961), $15 at door, $10 members of Cape May Traditional Jazz Society. Optional buffet at 5:30 p.m., cost $5.

‘THE ODD COUPLE-FEMALE VERSION,’ Ocean City Repertory Theater, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday to Oct. 13, 813 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. Tickets 415. Call 609-457-6686.

‘TIME STANDS STILL’ by Cape May Stage, 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays through Oct. 13, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, Cape May. Adults 435, seniors $30, students $15. Call 609-884-5404.

‘’TIL DEATH DO US PART: LATE NITE CATECHISM 3’ 8 p.m. Oct. 13, Ocean City Music Pier. Tickets $30-$35, see ocnj.tix.com, call 609-525-9248 or go to Music Pier box office. All proceeds benefit Ocean City school district. Sponsored by Ocean City Home Bank.

BIG BAND DANCES, 8:30 to 11 p.m., doors open 8 p.m., Avalon Community Hall, 30th Street and Avalon Avenue, Avalon, $7.50, reservations suggested, dates: Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 8. Call 609-967-3066.

BRIAN BETZ QUARTET 3 p.m. Oct. 21, First Presbyterian Church, Hughes and Decatur Streets, Cape May. A $5 minimum donation is expected. Call 609-884-0680.

‘THE BELLE OF AMHERST’ by Cape May Stage, 8 p.m. Thursdays to Saturdays and 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Oct. 17- 27, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, Cape May. Adults $35, seniors $30, students $15. Half price, 8 p.m. Oct. 17; half price for seniors, 3 p.m. Oct. 21. Call 609-884-5404.

CAPE MAY’S 20TH CENTURY RENAISSANCE: FROM THE PAGES OF THE FIRST RESORT EXHIBITION, through Nov. 4, Carriage House Gallery, 1048 Washington St., Cape May. 609-884-5404.

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.

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.


REGISTRATION FOR FREE CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL PROGRAM ages 2.5 to 5, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Greater Vision Bible Fellowship, 172 Route 50, Seaville. Biblical themes are explored through music art, literacy, math, science, and snack activities. See 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, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Beth Judah Temple, Spencer and Pacific avenues, Wildwood. Fee for nonmembers $5 per class. 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.

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.



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

OCEAN CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1957 REUNION Sept. 29, Harbor Pines Country Club, Egg Harbor Township. Cost $75 per person includes dinner, DJ, dancing, Friday night get together and Sunday afternoon pool party. Email Donald Eisenhardt at ddeisenhardt@yahoo.com or call 727-385-9569 or email Joan Weigel at Hennysfishing@comcast.net.

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

WILDWOOD HIGH SCHOOL MULTICLASS REUNION, 1963 to 1973, Sept. 28-30, see whs2012.com or contact Harry Hayward at 734-478-6062 or chair@whs2012.com.

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

FORMER NATION OF ISLAM members, reunion to record their history in Atlantic City and southern New Jersey, 4 to 8 p.m. Oct. 6, All Wars Memorial Building, 1510 Adriatic Ave., Atlantic City, donation of $20 includes dinner and keepsake. RSVP to Andrew Park at 609-204-4396 or Kaleem Shabazz at 609-344-2590.

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

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP CLASS OF 2002, 10-year reunion, 7 to 10 p.m. Nov. 24, Atlantic City Country Club, $55 per person includes open bar, Italian buffet dinner. Cost increases to $60 after Oct. 27. Tickets must be purchased in advance, see tinyurl.com/EHTHS2002. For information, email EHTHS2002@gmail.com.


PENNSYLVANIA RENAISSANCE FAIRE, Sept. 29. Cost $35, fair admission $20. Call 609-272-8120.

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

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

BRIGANTINE CER TRIPS: New York City day trips, Oct. 13 and Dec. 8; Christmas in Hershey, Dec. 1; Mediterranean Cruise, May 5-17. Call 609-266-3323.

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

PEDDLER’S VILLAGE, PA. Oct. 16. Cost $65, all proceeds go to support the not-for-profit East Lynne Theater Company. For information and reservations, call Frank Smith, at 609-898-9508 or ELTC at 609-884-5898. Optional side trip to The Mercer Museum in Doylestown is available for an additional charge of $9. Peddler’s Village brochures will be sent to people with confirmation of reservation.

ST. KATHERINE DREXEL MISSION CENTER AND PEDDLER’S VILLAGE by Forever Young group of Notre Dame de la Mer Parish, Oct. 17. Cost $65, includes donation to Mission Center and lunch at the Cock N Bull Restaurant. Call Doris at 609-522-5830.

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

BUS TRIPS TO NEW YORK CITY by Volunteers in Medicine of Cape May County: August Wilson Theatre for ‘Jersey Boys,’ the behind-the-music story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, Oct. 28, cost $125; Christmas Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall, Nov. 29, cost $115. Call 609-463-2846 to register or register at vimcmc.org.

SHOPPING OUTLETS AND CASINO in Delaware, Nov. 3 bus trip by Pleasantville Travelers Club, $50, leaves 7 a.m. from rear of Shore Mall in Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-645-2239 or 609-442-3243.

DELAWARE PARK RACETRACK AND GAMING VENUE by EHT Recreation, Nov. 3, cost $35, receive $30 of free slot play. Call 609-272-8120.

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

‘CHRISTMAS IN PARADISE,’ Rainbow Dinner Theater, Lancaster, Pa., Nov. 17 by the Granny Club. Call 609-965-0696.

CHRISTMAS SHOW at American Music Theater, Lancaster, Pa., Nov. 17, by Mary Help of Christians of St. Michael’s Church, Atlantic City. Lunch at Good and Plenty, free time to shop at Bird-in-Hand Farmer’s Market. Tickets $90. Call Marcia at 609-641-4634.

NEW YORK CITY, Nov. 17, by Northfield Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary, $35. Reservations call 609-641-0995 or 609-641-3353.

NEW YORK CITY, Christmas show at Radio City Music Hall, Nov. 29 by Volunteers in Medicine. Tickets $115. Call 609-463-2846.

NEW YORK CITY, Christmas show, Nov. 29, by Cold Spring Presbyterian Church. Cost is $120, with $60 deposit due immediately. Cost includes bus fare, show and dinner. Call Marge at 609-465-2651.