Dining out

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.

Education

HOME ORGANIZATION CLASSES presented by Nancy Underwood, Ocean City Free Public Library, 1735 Simpson Ave. Lecture Room N110; DASH-Time Management for Women, 10 a.m. Aug. 13, Meeting Room N111; Redecorate and Redesign your Home, 10 a.m. Aug. 15, Meeting Room N111. To register, contact Karen at 609-399-2434, ext. 5238 or karen@oceancitylibrary.org. Free. See oceancitylibrary.org.

SAFE BOATING CLASS by U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 81, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 3, St. Peter’s UMC, 8th Street and Central Avenue, Ocean City, $50. Lunch and training materials included. See cgaux.org.

SAFE BOATING CLASS 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Aug. 3 by Delsea Power Squadron, Minmar Marina, Sea Isle City, preregistration required, contact Ed McGarvey at 609-703-9688 or whiskaway3@verizon.net.

SAFE BOATING CLASS by USCGA Flotilla 86, Aug. 3 Price Hall, Academy and Seashore Roads, Cold Spring. Call 609-889-2236.

SAFE BOATING CLASS, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10, Coast Guard Training Center, Cape May. Cost $55, includes lunch. Call 609-898-0442.

FEEL SAFER IN YOUR WORLD presented by Joseph Kash, 6-7:30 p.m. Aug. 13, 20 and 27, Ocean City Public Library Meeting Room N116. Week 1, learn just what identity theft is; Week 2, personal safety, small and simple changes you can make in your day to day life; Week 3, computer safety, scams, frauds. To register for all three sessions, contact Karen at 609-399-2434, ext. 5238, or karen@oceancitylibrary.org. See oceancitylibrary.org.

CALLING ALL CAPE MAY COUNTY LANDSCAPERS, free educational program and interactive discussion on commercial landscaping, 9 a.m. Aug. 14, Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Cape May County. NJ DEP pesticide credits will be issued. Pre-registration recommended, but not required. Contact Jenny Carleo at 609-465-5115, ext. 607, or Carleo@njaes.rutgers.edu.

DECLUTTER YOUR WORLD presented by Ellie Weiss, 6-7:30 p.m. Aug. 15, 22 and 29, Ocean City Public Library Meeting Room N116. Leanr to recognize signs of a clutter disorder, and learn new methods to change behavioral patterns. Free, seating limited. To register, contact Karen at 609-399-2434, ext. 5238, or Karen@oceancitylibrary.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.

Etc.

ANNUAL BAZAAR by St. Peter’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church at Lincoln, Lake and Ocean avenues in Cape May Point, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 3 on the church lawn (rain location is Cape May Point Fire Hall).. Arts and crafts, books, plants, hand-blown glass and more. Baked goods and hot dogs for sale.

LOCAL AUTHORS WANTED for Schiavo Library’s Local Authors Night Aug. 15 in Strathmere. Call 609-486-6265 or email info@strathmerelibrary.org.

VENDORS SOUGHT for Cold Spring Presbyterian Church flea market, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 31 (rain date Sept. 7), $10/space (bring own table), Price Hall parking lot, Academy and Seashore roads. To reserve space, fee must be paid in advance. Call 609-884-4065.

VENDORS SOUGHT for Fall Fest in the Park. $50 per space for the event 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 12 at Rotary Park on Lafayette Street in Cape May. No food vendors. For details and application, call 609-886-0489.

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. The cost is $12 per person, which includes a breakfast entree from a special menu with a bottomless cup of coffee or tea (includes tax and gratuity). The event has a guest speaker each month. No reservations needed. For more information and/or to be added to the email list for monthly notifications, contact Lee Rominiecki by email 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

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT at Wildwood Crest Methodist Church Social Hall, 6700 Atlantic Ave., Wildwood Crest, 7 p.m. Sundays to Aug 25: Aug. 4 ‘Easter Parade,’ Aug. 11 ‘Phantom of the Opera’ (original), Aug. 18 ‘Seven Brides for Seven Brothers,’ Aug. 25 ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.’ Light refreshments available, donation $5 per family suggested. Bring lawn chair or blanket and pillow. Children must be accompanied by adult. Call Nan Marshall at 609-846-0179 or Wanda Read at 856-904-5560.

WILDWOOD CREST AUTO SHOW sponsored by First United Methodist Church of Wildwood Crest, church parking lot, Fern Road and Atlantic Avenue, rain or shine 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 3. Free, vote for favorites, trophies presented at 2 p.m. Refreshments for sale. For information or to register a car, call Bob Patterson at 609-522-5256

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

SUMMER HAPPENINGS at the Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, see wetlandsinstitute.org: Salt Marsh Safari, 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. weekends, free with admission; Creature Feature, weekdays 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., free with admission; Catch o’ the Day, 3:15 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, free with admission; Aquarium Feeding, 3:15 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 2:15 p.m. Saturday, free with admission; Totally Turtle Tuesday, 5 p.m. Tuesdays, free with admission; Dune and Beach Walk, 9 a.m. Wednesday, suggested $3 donation; Exploration Point, 9:30 a.m. Monday, suggested $3 donation; Hooked On Fishing, 9:30 a.m. Saturday, free with admission; Seashell Sunday, 10 a.m. Sunday, free with admission; Crabbing at the Dock, 2:15 p.m. Sunday, free with admission; 38th Jersey Cape Shell Club Show, Aug. 16-18, $3, children under 12 free.

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

KEN NORTHRIDGE’S FAMILY MAGIC SHOW with balloon sculptures by Jen Northridge, 6 p.m. Aug. 7, 14 and 21, Cape May Ferry, Cape May, Lighthouse Pete’s Family Fun Cruise, free with price of ferry passage.

POSITIVELY MAGIC SHOW by Ken Northridge, 7 p.m. Aug. 19, 175 96th St. (fire house parking lot), Stone Harbor, free.

SUMMER ART CLASSES for children 8 and older, 11 a.m. Thursdays, William Ris Gallery, Stone Harbor. Contact wrgsh@comcast.net or 609-368-6361.

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.

Fundraisers

BENEFIT CONCERT featuring Don Young and Linda Banks, 7 p.m. Aug. 3, South Seaville Camp Meeting, 188 Dennisville Road, South Seaville. Desserts and love offering to benefit Ranch Hope for Boys and Girls. Sponsored by Ranch Hope Auxiliary 18.

FUN DAY FOR OPERATION FIRST RESPONSE, 2-5 p.m. Aug. 8, Playland’s Castaway Cove, 10th and Boardwalk, Ocean City. Purchase of $10 wristband earns unlimited ride access for the three-hour time period. All proceeds go directly to Operation First Response, which offers financial and emotional assistance to injured soldiers returning from overseas.

SURVIVORS OF CANCER INC. 12th annual summer fundraiser, 2-6 p.m. Aug. 10, Lighthouse Pointe Restaurant, Wildwood. Beer, wine, soda, buffet, entertainment. Tickets $20, call call Ed Rodgers at 609 465-7655. See survivorsofcancer.org.

ANNUAL RAFFLE by Beth Judah Temple in Wildwood, tickets $100 each, only 250 will be sold. If all are sold, grand prize will be $10,000, with second and third prizes of $1,250. Call 609-522-7541.

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.

Groups

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.

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.

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

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

‘THE SOUNDS OF HOLLYWOOD’ iconic movie music classics with live singing and dancing, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 7 by Greater Ocean City Theatre Co. at Moorlyn Family Theatre, 837 Moorlyn Terrace and the Boardwalk, Ocean City. For tickets call 609-399-0006 or see moorlynfamilytheatre.org. Prices are $12/children under 12 and senior citizens, $15/adults. See oceancitytheatrecompany.com.

HERMAN’S HERMITS STARRING PETER NOONE, 8 p.m. Aug. 12 by Stockton Goes to the Beach Summer Concert Series, Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave. Tickets $35, see capemaycity.com, call 855-708-9699 or go to box office. Pre-show cocktail party at the Inn of Cape May, $20.

‘PETER PAN,’ 7:30 p.m. Aug. 14-16, Middle Township Performing Arts Center by Greater Ocean City Theatre Co. and Ocean City Pops. Tickets $15-$25, available at box office, 212 Bayberry Dr., Cape May Court House, or call 609-463-1924. See oceancitytheatrecompany.com.

THURSDAYS ON THE LAWN, summer concert series, 7:30 to 9 p.m., rain or shine, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 95th Street and Third Avenue, Stone Harbor, bring chair or blanket, free. Aug. 8: Snake Brothers; Aug. 15: Jim Bannach of BLT. 609-368-5922 or StMarysStoneHarbor.org

GRAHAM NASH: THE ART OF VISUAL HARMONY’ to Aug. 4, Ocean Galleries, Stone Harbor, call 609-368-7777 or see oceangalleries.com.

‘AFTER ALL’ with Anita Gillette, 8 p.m. Aug. 5, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, Cape May. Tickets $50, include afterparty at Wine Bar at the Washington Inn. Call 609-770-8311 for reservations and information or see capemaystage.org.

WILDLIFE PAINTINGS by award-winning artist Peg Dittmar can be viewed through Aug. 8 at Mad Batter Restaurant, Carroll Villa Hotel, 19 Jackson St., Cape May. Information: 609-884-5970.

PHILADELPHIA BOYS CHOIR DAY, 8 p.m. Aug. 24, new Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave. Tickets $20/adults, $15/seniors, $10/children 12 and older, free/children under 12, call 609-884-9563 or 855-708-9699, see capemaycity.com or go to box office. General admission seating only. Doors open 7:15 p.m.

‘ALICE’S CURIOUS ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND’ 7 p.m. Aug. 30-31, 2 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Middle Township Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for children (matinee tickets are $8) and can be purchased at the PAC box office 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday or by calling the box office at 609-463-1924.

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.

Religion

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL at Seaville United Methodist Church, 3100 Shore Road, Seaville. Celebrate ‘Everywhere Fun Fair’ where God’s world comes together, pre-K to sixth grade, 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 5-8. Registration is free. Call 609-624-9019.

BEACH WORSHIP SERVICES, 5 p.m. Saturdays though Aug. 31, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, at 101st Street Beach Pavilion, Stone Harbor. 609-368-5922 or StMarysStoneHarbor.org

ST. PETER’S BY-THE-SEA at Lincoln, Lake and Ocean avenues in Cape May Point, reopened for summer 2013, services 9 and 11 a.m. through Sept. 29, annual bazaar Aug. 3.

MESSIAH LUTHERAN CHURCH announces its summer schedule. The church is on Route 9 one mile south of the Sea Isle Boulevard traffic light in Ocean View. Holy Communion will be shared at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. each Sunday. The 8:30 service is a spoken service; the 10:30 service is a musical service. On Wednesday evenings at 7 o’clock we share Worship in the Word, an informal conversational style worship where worshipers share their thoughts, experience and insights.

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.

Reunions

MAINLAND BAND REUNION, ALL YEARS, 6-10 p.m. Aug. 10, Somers Point VFW, 500 Bethel Road. Tickets $30, mail checks to Mainland Band Reunion, 100 E. Iona Ave., Linwood, NJ 08221. Questions to Debbie at 609-927-5471 or thebestmom5471@msn.com.

ATLANTIC CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1963 50th reunion, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 17 at Resorts Casino Hotel, tickets $65 per person, dinner buffet, music, dancing. To attend, send name, email address, phone number, street address to Andrea at andiade6@yahoo.com or Carl at cvr534@aol.com. Make checks payable to Mrs. Andrea Bernstein Ade.

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1948, Aug. 17, if you have not yet received information call 609-641-5203 or 609-641-2416.

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 absegami1983@comcast.net.

2013 DUCKTOWN REUNION, pre-reunion party 8 p.m. Sept 6 at Angeloni’s with ‘Back in the Day’ dance party; renunion 3 p.m. Sept. 7, Ducktown Tavern, 2400 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Sausage, peppers and onions on the grill, alcohol truck, DJ. Tickets $15, free parking.

OAKCREST HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES OF 1962/1963, Sept. 15, Harbor Pines Country Club, Egg Harbor Township. To submit a name and address or for more information, email abooth4@aol.com.

ATLANTIC CITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1973, Sept. 21, Atlantic Club Casino. Tickets $75 per person. Call Sherrie at 609-287-1374 or Diane at 609-345-0239.

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1963 50th reunion, Oct. 11-12, Greate Bay Country Club, Somers Point. Tickets $75 per person, incude Friday night cocktail party with hors d’oeuvres and Saturday night dinner with live music. Cash bar both nights. Contact dfwm8@comcast.net or 609-652-1266

BUENA REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1978 35th reunion, Nov. 16, Merighi’s Savoy Inn. Email mbconvey@hotmail.com.

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 wecook@verizon.net.

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

Trips

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.

PHILADELPHIA PREMIUM OUTLETS, Sept. 15, maps and discount coupons included. Call 609-484-0626.

‘NORMA’ AT METROPOLITAN OPERA in New York by Congregation Beth Israel, RSVP by Aug. 25 for Oct. 28 show. Cost to depend on tickets chosen; tickets start at $50. Call 609-641-3600, ext. 22.

MARYLAND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL in Annapolis by Egg Harbor Township Recreation Department, Sept. 7, call 609-272-8120 or see ehtgov.org.

‘MOTOWN’ in New York City by Mount Zion Baptist Church, Sept. 18, $130. Call 609-641-4337.

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.

GETTYSBURG DAY TRIP Oct. 2 by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation. Call 609-264-7350.

SOUTHEAST ASIA CRUISE, March 2014 by Brigantine Community Education and Recreation. Call 609-264-7350.