Library to hold book, bake sale

The Friends of Northfield Public Library will hold the library's Fall Book and Bake Sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 5. The sale will take place in the library's new event room. Paperback books are three for $1, hard back books are $1, and children's books range from 25 to 50 cents. The library is located at 241 W. Mill Road.

Somers Point

JFS, ACME join up to fight hunger

Jewish Family Service of Atlantic and Cape May Counties has announced a partnership with ACME Markets to help eliminate hunger in the community.

JFS will hold a food drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 4 at the ACME in Somers Point, 212 New Road, to assist in restocking the agency food pantry for Thanksgiving and the upcoming holiday season. JFS also is looking for volunteers to help with the drive. Volunteers are needed to welcome shoppers, ask for donations and collect. Two-hour shifts are available from 10 a.m. to noon, noon to 2 p.m., and 2 to 4 p.m. Volunteers also are needed at JFS from 2 to 5 p.m. to stock donated items.

For more information, contact Leigh Turner at 609-822-1108 or