Ocean City

Blood drive set for St. John

A Red Cross blood drive will be held at from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 9 at St. John Lutheran Church. The donor bus will be parked outside the church on 10th Street at Central Avenue. Appointment are preferred. For an appointment, call Donna Yeger at 609-399-0798 or sign up online at redcrossblood.org.

Upper Township

Strawberry Festival planned

The Historical Preservation Society of Upper Township will host its annual Strawberry Festival on June 1, with fresh strawberries, strawberry jam, strawberry bread and strawberry shortcake — and more — for sale.

Visitors can walk through the farmstead grounds consisting of the restored early 19th century farmhouse, barn, outbuildings and windmill. There is no admission charge and parking is free. Call Marjorie Bixby at 609-628-3053.