Lower Township

LTPD taking applications for Class II officers

The Lower Township Police Department is accepting applications for Special Class II Police Officers.

Applicants must hold a valid PTC certification for New Jersey Special Class II Officer and have a minimum of two years of experience as a law enforcement officer. Applications are available in the Records Section, located in the front lobby of police headquarters, 405 Breakwater Road, Erma, during the normal business hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Applicants are encouraged to submit an application to have on file for present and future hiring opportunities.

Middle Township

Museum remembers the ladies

The Cape May County Museum presents “Remember the Ladies,” a special day of programs for women, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 5. At 11, Dorothy Stanaitis, instructor of literature and television and radio host, will present “Let’s Hear It for the Ladies.”  We know about Betsy, but what about the other ladies who played a role in the struggle for American Independence. Stanaitis will take us behind the closed doors of colonial Philadelphia to meet these outstanding women. Following the morning program, a gourmet lunch will be served in the garden area of the museum.

At 1 p.m., Gordon Bond, author of “The Hidden History of South Jersey,” will present a lecture on some of the little known history of our part of New Jersey, including Harriet Tubman’s summers in Cape May. Following his program, Bond will stay to autograph copies of his book, which will be available for purchase. Please join us for this special day. Reservations are $20 and include lunch. For more information or to make reservations, call the Museum at 609-465-3535.

Library offers programs

The Cape May County Library’s Main Library, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House, invites residents to attend programs and lectures.

“Exploring the iPad” will be presented by the Technology Learning Center at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 28. Learn some basic functionality of the iPad, as well as look into tips, tricks and shortcuts that will benefit everyone from the novice to the expert. No iPads will be provided, but attendees can bring their own. No registration required.

The lecture “What’s a September Garden?” with Joe Alvarez will take placet at 6 p.m. Sept. 30. As summer winds down to fall with cool days and cooler nights, the garden becomes more relaxed with the sounds and colors of autumn. From flowers to veggies, come see and learn how to plan for and preserve this great time of year in your garden.

For more information, call 609- 463-6341 or see cmclibrary.org.

Free rabies clinic offered

Middle Township will hold a free rabies clinic for township residents from 2 to 3 p.m. Sept. 28.

The clinic for dogs and cats will take place at the Middle Township Public Works Building, 400 W. Mechanic St. in Cape May Court House. Rabies vaccinations are required for all dogs to be able to obtain a license. Township dog owners who wish to purchase a license may do so at the clinic. Licenses for unaltered dogs are $11.20, while licenses for spayed/neutered dogs are $8.20. For more information, see middletownship.com.