Dining out

PANCAKE BREAKFAST 8-11 a.m. March 15, hosted by Property Owners of Cape May Beach, Club House, 201 Clubhouse Drive, Townbank, $6 adults, $3 ages 11 and younger. HistoricTownbank.com.

GRAND SLAM BREAKFAST 8 a.m.-noon March 16, hosted by Cape Island Masonic Lodge No. 30, 1105 Seashore Road, Lower Township, $7 adults, free ages 6 and younger. 609-884-8680.

TURKEY DINNER 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Apr. 5, take outs available, St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 13 W. Bates Ave., Villas, $10 adults, $4 kids, free ages 6 and younger. 609-886-2625.

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 breakfast 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.


WETLANDS INSTITUTE EVENTS, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, see wetlandsinstitute.org.

Creature Feature and Craft, 2 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays;

Aquarium Feeding, 11 a.m. Saturdays;

Aquarium Teaching Tank, 11 a.m. Sundays;

Science Feature and Activity, 2 p.m. Sundays;

Lunch and Learn, 11:45 a.m. most Fridays to March 21, see website for pricing and details;

Bird-Window Collisions: The Second Largest Human Source of Avian Mortality on Earth, 6 p.m. March 28, reserve by March 27.

USED EDUCATIONAL BOOK SALE 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 29, indoors, coffee, muffins, lunch concession, Upper Township Recreation/Community Center, Route 50, Upper Township. See FUNCurriculumSale.Tripod.com.

AUTHOR LEE CHILD to visit Avalon Library as part of library's Summer Author Series, 7 p.m. July 16, Avalon Elementary School auditorium. Q-and-A and book-signing to follow. 'Never Go Back,' 'A Wanted Man' and 'The Affair' will be available for sale. No tickets required, event is free and open to public. Seating is first-come, first-served beginning at 6 p.m. See avalonfreelibrary.org.

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.


BARKING UP THE RIGHT TREE LUNCHEON by Cape-Atlantic Christian Women's Connection, noon-1:45 p.m. March 12, Tuckahoe Inn, 1 Harbor Road, Beesleys Point. Cape May County Sheriff's Office K-9 unit will demonstrate how police dogs solve crimes; inspirational speaker Dawn Loken will share how she pursued her dreams. Cost $16.50, free nursery available by reservation. Call Judy at 609-457-7947 or Joyce at 856-765-3775.

CLASSES AT AVALON LIBRARY: Chess Club, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 15, 22 and 29; Knitting Club, 3:30-4:30 p.m. March 17, 24 and 31, meet and share knitting techniques, all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced. 235 32nd St., Avalon. 609-967-7155 or AvalonFreeLibrary.org

CAPE ATLANTIC RETIRED PHILADELPHIA POLICE meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. on the last Friday of each month at Dino's Diner, 31 Route 50, Seaville. $12 per person includes breakfast entree from special menu with bottomless cup of coffee or tea (includes tax and gratuity). Guest speaker each month. No reservations needed. For more information or to be added to the email list for monthly notifications, contact Lee Rominiecki at Leonrom354@comcast.net.

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

WALK WHEN THE MOON IS FULL family walk 6:30-8 p.m. March 15, Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, about one mile, depending on weather. Bundle up and bring all your senses, meet at Visitor Contact Station.

SUNDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES 7 p.m. March 16, 'The Boy in the Striped Pajamas,' rated PG-13, bring snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, The Branches, Village Shoppes, 1304 Route 47, Store A-H, next to St. Mary's Thrift Shop, Rio Grande, free. 609-385-7231or loftirish@hotmail.com

MR. MATURE AMERICA PAGEANT March 22, 6:30 p.m., live music, 7 p.m. pageant, men age 60 and older, benefits Ocean City Food Cupboard and the Philippine Relief Fund, Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and the Boardwalk, Ocean City, $10. To register or order tickets: 609-525-9300 or 609-364-4010.

MONDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES all showings at 7 p.m. March 24: 'Pandora's Promise,' about nuclear power; April 7: 'Five Broken Cameras,'a Palestinian film; April 28: 'Fire In The Blood,' the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies blocked access to low cost AIDS drugs for Africa and the global south; May 12: 'Grasso: Beyond the Paint,' a documentary about a local Cape May artist; Performing Arts Center of Middle Township, 212 Bayberry Drive, Cape May Court House, $8. 609-463-1924 or MiddlePAC.net

OCEAN DRIVE MARATHON/5K/1.5-MILE FUN RUN 9 a.m. March 30, marathon runs from Cape May to Sea Isle City. 609-523-0880 or ODMarathon.org.

TURTLE FEST 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 19 at the Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Middle Township. Pancake breakfast for the whole family (seatings at 9, 10, 10:45, and 11:30 am.), games and prizes, arts and crafts, face-painting, and get up close and personal with live turtles. Fee: Nonmember: $10 adult, $8 child, $30 family pack of four; Member: $8 adult, $6 child, $25 family pack of four.

GAME NIGHT, ages 13 to 20, 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

CLASSES AT AVALON PUBLIC LIBRARY 10-10:45 a.m. March 13, 18, 20, 25, 27: Story Time, stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages. 235 32nd St., Avalon. 609-967-7155 or AvalonFreeLibrary.org

MOMMY AND ME CHILDREN'S PROGRAM, 10-11 a.m. Fridays to May 9, Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave. For ages 2-4. Adult participation and preregistration required. Cost per class $5/members, $7/nonmembers. Call 609-898-8848.

ART FOR LITTLE HANDS, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Fridays to May 9, Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave. For ages 3-5. Preregistration required. Cost per class $10/members, $13/non-members. Call 609-898-8848.

SUMMER THEATER CAMP June 30-Aug. 16, ages 7-17, presented by Shore (Sure) Productions, covers all phases of theater, full-scale production of 'The Little Mermaid.' Performing Arts Center of Middle Township, 212 Bayberry Dr., Cape May Court House, $8. 609-463-1924 or MiddlePAC.net or ShoreProductionsCamp.com.

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 Wetlands Institute in Stone Harbor for a musical hour to help children explore melody and rhythm. See musictogetherofcapemay.com for a 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.


VENDORS WANTED for craft fair to benefit Sea Isle City Ambulance Corps, event 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 5-6, Community Lodge, 300 JFK Blvd. Fair features only vendors who sell handmade items. Fees $25/Saturday, $15/Sunday or $30/both days. To reserve a space, send a check payable to 'Sea Isle Ambulance Corps' to PO Box 194, Sea Isle City, NJ 08243. For information, call Donna at 609-780-4400 or email seaisleambulance@verizon.net.

FLEA MARKET, CRAFT AND ANTIQUE CAR SHOW 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 19, presented by Rotary Club of Mid Jersey Cape, benefits Rotary Club community service programs and scholarships, vendors, food, refreshments, Acme Market, Avalon Blvd., Route 9, Swainton, $25 space rental; rain date April 26. 609-536-2304 or MidJerseyCapeRotary.org.

JDRF WALK TO CURE DIABETES 9:30 a.m. May 17, funds raised support research to cure, treat, and prevent type 1 diabetes, Morey's Adventure Pier, Boardwalk, Wildwood, donation suggested. Contact Ashley at atrasser@jdrf.org or Walk.JDRF.org

SHOE COLLECTION FOR SOLES4SOULS, by Cabrera Property Management, through May 18, shoe donations accepted at 6203 New Jersey Ave., Wildwood Crest. 609-374-0196 or 609-729-9185.

WINGS N WATER BENEFIT AUCTION, 6-10 p.m. Aug. 2, catered food, cocktails, wines, supports conservation, research and education programs, silent auction, live auction, Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd, Stone Harbor, $100 general admission, $150 patron, $250 sponsor. WetlandsInstitute.org/events/wings-n-water-auction.

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.

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE by Animal Alliance of Cape May County Inc. to help defray cost associated with running clinic. Annual dues for individual members $10. To join or donate, send payment to Animal Alliance of Cape May County, PO Box 172, Cape May, NJ 08204. Membership cards sent via email unless otherwise requested. To volunteer, contact animalallianceclinic@yahoo.com or 609-465-6388.

Golf events


GRIEF SHARE nondenominational grief recovery group, Second Cape May Baptist Church, 600 South Shore Road, Marmora, 14 weeks, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sessions include 'The Journey of Grief,' 'Your Family and Grief, 'The Effects of Grief,' 'Why' and 'Stuck in Grief.' For more information, call church at 609-390-0681 or Dot or Jim Schmidt at 609-390-7771.

TEA PARTY PATRIOTS OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY countywide meeting, 6:30 p.m. March 18, guest speaker John Horvat II, Historic County Courthouse, 11 N. Main Street, Cape May Court House. See TeaPartyPatriotsofSouthernNJ.com.

AARP CHAPTER 1062 OF OCEAN CITY, 2 p.m. March 21, Ocean City Senior Center, 18th Street and Simpson Avenue. Speaker Susan Joy, Senior Movement Co., 'All Things Considered.'

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

AARP CHAPTER 710 OF SEA ISLE CITY 1 p.m. second Thursday, Community Lodge, 300 JFK Boulevard, Sea Isle City. Call 609-263-1453.

AARP OF THE WILDWOODS, 11 a.m. second Thursdays, Wildwood Crest Pier on Ocean Avenue. All welcome, come early for coffee and doughnuts. Call 609-523-1127.

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.

JERSEY CAPE SHELL CLUB, 7 p.m. first Wednesdays, Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor. 609-368-1211.

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.

SAFEHAVEN fellowship group for gay Christians of all varieties, 7 p.m. first Sundays, providing a safe and comfortable place to explore their experiences as people of faith in the LGBTQ community. Meets at the Branches, Route 47, Rio Grande, behind Family Dollar store.

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

SEA ISLE CITY GARDEN CLUB regular meetings 7:30 p.m. second Thursdays in March, April, May, September, October, November, Community Lodge, JFK Boulevard and Park Road.

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 hosted by Cape Assist, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 12; for senior citizens, light lunch provided, topics covered include how to manage your symptoms, how to get started eating healthy and exercising, how to communicate effectively with your doctor, participants receive free guidebook to Living a Healthy Lifestyle; Woodbine Community Center, 812 Longfellow Ave., pre-registration required. 609-522-5960 or temerity@capeassist.com.

AEROBICS CLASSES FOR ADULTS 9 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Community Lodge, 300 JFK Boulevard, Sea Isle City, $5 per class. 609-263-0050.

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.

SIT-AND-BE-FIT CLASSES for local seniors, 2:15 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, Community Lodge, 300 JFK Boulevard, Sea Isle City, free, must bring photo I.D. 609-263-0050.

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.

Holiday events

ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE 3:30 p.m. March 15, along Landis Avenue, 93rd to 63rd St., Sea Isle City; post-parade Irish Celebration, live music, dancing, KIX-McNutley's, 63rd Street. 609-263-4461, ext 1230 or KIXMcNutleys.com

SOBER ST. PATRICK'S DANCE PARTY 8-11:30 p.m. March 15, 'sharing the freedom of sobriety at the Jersey shore,' family event, fun, food, music, dancing, prizes; volunteers, food, and prize donations welcome; N. Wildwood Recreation, 10th and Central, North Wildwood, $10, free ages 12 and younger. Molegal@comcast.net.

ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION by Ocean City Masonic Lodge No. 171, 4-8 p.m. March 16 featuring South Jersey Ceili Band and South Jersey Irish Dancers. Linda's famous corned beef and cabbage is followed by Irish dancing and music at Deauville Inn, 201 Willard Road, Strathmere. Tickets $40/adults, $20/children 14 and younger. All proceeds benefit Ocean City Lodge Building Renovation Fund. For information or tickets, call Frank McCall at 609-602-7545. See oceancitymasoniclodge171.org.

Music, arts

'THE RELUCTANT DRAGON' 7 p.m. March 12, student actors, directed by East Lynne Theater's Gayle Stahlhuth, West Cape May Elementary School, 301 Moore St., West Cape May, free, open to public, donations of paper products accepted for The Food Closet. 609-884-5898 or eastlynneco@aol.com or EastLynneTheater.org.

'HOLMES AND CARTER MYSTERIES' by East Lynne Theatre Company, 8 p.m. March 14-15, First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., tickets $25/general admission, $15/full-time students, free/12 and under. Call 609-884-5898 or see eastlynnetheater.org.

CAPE MAY JAZZ VESPERS, 3 p.m. March 16, saxophonist Howard Isaacson, First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., Cape May, required minimum donation of $10. 609-576-1841 or CapeMayJazzVespers.com.

EAST LYNNE THEATER COMPANY AUDITIONS 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. March 17, non-appointment sign-ups 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m., break 3-4 p.m.; non-union actors will be seen at both auditions, as long as no Equity actors are kept waiting. First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St., Cape May. For appointment email eastlynneco@aol.com.

'SOUTH PACIFIC' 7:30 p.m. March 21, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. March 22, Middle Township Middle School students, Performing Arts Center of Middle Township, 212 Bayberry Drive, Cape May Court House, $10, $8 senior citizens and students. 609-463-1924 or MiddlePAC.net.

FREE MOVIES by Ocean City Fine Arts League: April 1, 'Mediterraneo'; May 6, 'Music of the Heart'; June 10, 'A Prairie Home Companion.' Call 609-814-0308 or 609-399-2434.

LANDAU EUGENE MURPHY JR. and No Vacancy Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. May 4, Cape May Convention Hall. Admission $30 plus applicable facility fee, see box office or call 855-708-9699 or 609-884-9563.

85TH ANNIVERSARY OF OCEAN CITY POPS AND MUSIC PIER 6-11 p.m. Aug. 2, featuring music from 1929 to 2014, fine wines, hors d'oeuvres, dinner, dessert, Flanders Hotel, 719 E. 11th Street, Ocean City. OceanCityPops.org.

OLD-TIME COUNTRY AND BLUEGRASS GOSPEL MUSIC at Petersburg United Methodist Church, Route 610, Petersburg, 7 p.m. fourth Fridays, light refreshments follow. Call Cindy Berry at 856-825-1447 or email TheBerryPickers@comcast.net.

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.

THE WORLD'S ONLY WIND CHIMES BAND OF OCEAN CITY looking for members, no experience necessary, bring a chime, next performance at April 12 Doo Dah Parade, participants receive Doo Dah T Shirt and a hotdog lunch from Dietz and Watson. 609-525-9300.


CHURCH SERVICES, worship 9:30 a.m. and church school 9:30 a.m. Sundays, First United Methodist Church of Wildwood Crest, 6700 Atlantic Ave. Call 609-729-4265 or 609-522-6439.

FREE CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL PROGRAM 9:30-11:0 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.

MEN'S PRAYER BREAKFAST, 8-9 a.m. Saturdays, continental breakfast, fellowship, and a short devotional reading, First UMC of Wildwood Crest, 6700 Atlantic Ave. 609-729-4265.

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.


PLAYERS AND PLAYWRIGHTS BY THE JERSEY SHORE REUNION LUNCHEON 1 p.m. April 25, honoring Dr. Joseph Linsk of Atlantic City, group's most prolific playwright, all members and former members invited to attend, Shore Diner, 6710 Tilton Road , Egg Harbor Township, reservations by April 3. Contact Denise at 609-653-1736.

ATLANTIC CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF '64 planned for 2014. Email Eve Rose at ERose08021@aol.com for more information.

ATLANTIC CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1969 45th reunion, July 18-19. Email sharon.waterspratt@facebook.com or call 609-992-4522.

HOLY SPIRIT HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1974 40th reunion, 7-11 p.m. Aug. 2, Greate Bay Country Club, Somers Point. For information, see hshsclass74.com, where tickets can be purchased. For information, email HSHSclass74@comcast.net or leave a message at 609-625-0858 for a return call.


WASHINGTON, D.C., April 5 and May 17. For information and complete listing of Egg Harbor Township Recreation Department spring trips, call 609-272-8120 or see ehtgov.org.

'BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY' in New York, April 9 by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation, $105, call 609-264-7350.

'MOSES' at Sight and Sound Theatre in Lancaster, Pa., April 10 by Forever Young group at Notre Dame de la Mer Parish in Wildwood, $125 includes transportation, show and family-style dinner at Plain and Fancy Restaurant. Call Doris at 609-522-5830.

NEW YORK CITY April 12. For information and complete listing of Egg Harbor Township Recreation Department spring trips, call 609-272-8120 or see ehtgov.org.

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 12 by Macedonia Baptist Church in Cape May, includes tour of MLK memorial, botanical gardens, cherry blossom parade. Cost $80 per person, lunch on your own. Call Florence at 609-884-4538, Jacqueline at 609-770-3272, Kathleen at 609-780-2992 or Alice at 609-884-4812.

'BUSYBODY' at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse, April 24 by AARP No. 705, $85 includes transportation, show, tip, taxes and lunch. Call Vivian at 609-350-5063 or Edith at 609-646-0018.

INNER HARBOR BALTIMORE April 26. For information and complete listing of Egg Harbor Township Recreation Department spring trips, call 609-272-8120 or see ehtgov.org.

LONGWOOD GARDENS April 30 by Green Thumb Garden Club of Somers Point. Cost $65, includes transportation, admission to Longwood Gardens, possible stop at QVC. Lunch on your own. Call Marilyn at 609-504-2797 or Sally at 609-927-4147 after 5 p.m.

'SOUTH PACIFIC' May 4 by Beth El Synagogue in Margate, limited seating, $65 per person includes show, lunch and transportation, call 609-823-2725.

BARTRAM'S HOUSE AND GARDENS, WOODLANDS MANSION AND GARDENS 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. May 7 by Offshore Garden Club, meet at Our Lady of Sorrows Church in Linwood, $75. Contact Sue at 609-927-6001 or Richsuegoldstein@verizon.net or Linda at 856-692-4465.

'BUSYBODY' at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse and Dinner Theater, May 8 by AARP Pleasantville Chapter No. 5317, $80 per person, includes transportation, show, lunch. Call L. Freeman at 609-646-4805.

PEDDLER'S VILLAGE, Pa., May 22 by East Lynne Theater Co., raises funds for nonprofit ELTC, $65, payment due by April 21. Call Frank at 609-898-9508.

SAVANNAH AND CHARLESTON by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation, June 1-7, call 609-264-7350.

NEW YORK CITY June 11 by Temple Emeth Shalom in Ventnor, $35 per person, enjoy city on your own. Call Bebe Markman at 609-822-5682 or Carol Myerowitz at 609-822-3940

NORTHERN ITALY by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation, Sept. 21-30, call 609-264-7350.s

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